David Sánchez Coral Columbia Records 2004
I once loaned my cherished copy of Clifford Brown with Strings to a German friend who had loaned me Dexter Gordon's Ballads in return. When it came time to reclaim our respective CDs, I asked her what she thought of the Brownie disc. Very pretty," she said, but a bit kitsch."
This duality has plagued the whole ...with Strings franchise (Cannonball, Charlie Parker, Ben Webster, and so on) ...