Andrew Gilbert

A Los Angeles native based in the Berkeley area since 1996, Andrew Gilbert covers jazz, international music and dance for KQED's California Report, the Mercury News, San Francisco Chronicle, Berkeleyside.com, and other publications. He is available for weddings and bar and bat mitzvahs. #jazzscribe

New Directions: Anthony Wilson’s ‘Frogtown’ and Terrie Odabi’s ‘My Blue Soul’

Anthony Wilson is hardly the first jazz musician to reinvent his sound, but his evolution from internationally esteemed guitar maestro to singer/songwriter on his new album “Frogtown” (Goat Hill Recordings) is likely to catch many of his fans by surprise. The son of the late, legendary Los Angeles arranger, composer and bandleader Gerald Wilson, he … Continue reading New Directions: Anthony Wilson’s ‘Frogtown’ and Terrie Odabi’s ‘My Blue Soul’ →