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The David Braid Sextet: Vivid: The David Braid Sextet Live

Read "Vivid: The David Braid Sextet Live" reviewed by John Kelman

When the David Braid Sextet played at the 2003 Ottawa International Jazz Festival, the group nearly upstaged the headlining Yellowjackets. Sure, it was a bit like comparing apples and oranges, but Braid's deceptive compositions were intriguing in their accessibility given their complex nature of shifting meters and feels. And while the virtuosity of Yellowjackets is without ...