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About Songbook Trio
In planning Songbook Trio, Josh Brown was determined to assemble a collection of songs that he not only loved personally, but that would allow listeners to revisit a golden age of popular music in a fresh new light—one that was thrilling, yet full of intimacy and subtlety. The challenge was to take these already familiar songs and ride the fine line of creating arrangements that, for people who know the music, the recognition would still be there, yet there would also be moments of surprise and excitement that do not take away from the pleasure of the songs as a whole. And for those who might not be acquainted with these pieces, the melody would still be transparent rather than hidden within arrangements that are too abstract...
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