Pat Metheny Group: The Way Up - Live
In sum, this is a DVD easily recommended to PMG fans, and to anyone looking to see one of the best bands of our time perform an incredibly challenging piece at such a high level. Live, The Way Up adds considerable depth and enjoyment to a piece crafted by two of the most brilliant musicians alive. Pat Metheny and Lyle Mays have added to the legacy of long-form composition in jazz, placing their unique stamp on a wonderful tradition that includes Ellington, Mary Lou Williams, Trane, Gil Evans and Mingus, among others.
Tracks: Opening; Part One; Part Two; Part Three
Production Notes: Directed and edited by Steve Rodby. Running time 91 minutes. Special feature includes a 22-minute interview with Pat Metheny.