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Kendra Shank Quartet: Mosaic

Read "Mosaic" reviewed by AAJ Italy Staff

Sono passati 17 anni dall'esordio, Afterglow, e un paio dal capolavoro A Spirit Free: Abbey Lincoln Songbook. Nel mezzo non una produzione prolifica (solo tre dischi), ma particolarmente attenta ai dettagli e a non inflazionare un mercato, quello del repertorio in chiave jazz, forse fin troppo affollato. La voce di Kendra Shank è cresciuta e con lei un quartetto ...

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Kendra Shank Quartet: Mosaic

Read "Mosaic" reviewed by Donald Elfman

Kendra Shank is a complete vocalist--an appealing and intelligent interpreter of known and unknown material, a startlingly inventive improviser and the possessor of a rich, darkish voice that draws in the listener with feelings both familiar and brand new. Mosaic is a beautiful collection of tunes from favorite composers--some her friends, others her inspirations, all now ...