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Hamid Drake/Albert Beger/William Parker: Evolving Silence Vol. 1

Read "Evolving Silence Vol. 1" reviewed by Jeff Stockton

The Wyman and Watts of jazz, bassist William Parker and percussionist Hamid Drake, traveled to Israel to perform with Roy Campbell in the Pyramid Trio in February, 2005. The next day, after having sat in with the band, Israeli saxophonist Albert Beger recorded his own trio session with Parker and Drake in the studio. The resulting ...

Hamid Drake/Albert Beger/William Parker: Evolving Silence, Vol. 1

Read "Evolving Silence, Vol. 1" reviewed by Eyal Hareuveni

When Israeli saxophonist Albert Beger joined Roy Campbell's Pyramid Trio for the group's final piece at the 2005 Tel Aviv Jazz Festival five months ago, I was doubtful that he would be able to cope with the rhythm section of bassist William Parker and drummer Hamid Drake. They excelled that night, taking Campbell's music so far ...