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Rhythm and Swing: Rodney Whitaker Releases “When We Find Ourselves Alone”
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Rhythm and Swing: Rodney Whitaker Releases “When We Find Ourselves Alone”

It’s all about the rhythm for Rodney Whitaker, the double bassist and head of Jazz Studies at Michigan State University who has released his eighth album, . The record features five originals and six arrangements of others’ work. But in the latter case, even standards become new when a different kind of rhythm is employed, Whitaker says in a short...