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John Ellis: Charm

Read "Charm" reviewed by Doug Collette

Through the course of more than a half dozen albums under his own name, increasingly less traditional with each successive release including Dance Like there's No Tomorrow (Hyena, 2008) Puppet Mischief (Oblique Sound, 2010), saxophonist/composer John Ellis has developed and refined his own sound, particularly through his continued work with his band Double Wide. Charm further ...

ARTICLE: ALBUM REVIEWS

Charm: Charm

Read "Charm" reviewed by Alberto Bazzurro

Allievo di Roberto Bonati al conservatorio di Parma, pluripremiato, Alessandro Sgobbio è senza alcun dubbio un pianista straordinariamente dotato. Il problema è semmai che, come tanti altri strumentisti pieni di virtù tecnico-linguistiche, si accontenta un po' troppo di mostrarcelo. Questo lavoro, realizzato all'inizio del 2013 in trio con i francesi Xuan Lindenmeyer e Frédéric Chapperon, ci ...