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Ada Rovatti: Airbop

Read "Airbop" reviewed by AAJ Italy Staff

Airbop è un disco contagioso e diretto, che non pretende livelli di lettura sofiticati né cela significati reconditi. E’ piacere di suonare allo stato puro, con brani che agganciano al primo ascolto e l’energia liberata dai musicisti che contagia irrimediabilmente. Se poi, per il terzo lavoro da leader, la sassofonista e compositrice Ada Rovatti si contorna di musicisti come ...

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Ada Rovatti: Airbop

Read "Airbop" reviewed by Woodrow Wilkins

Jazz may be indigenous to America, but it's a worldwide experience. Artists from Europe, Africa, and Asia have adopted this art form and created music that's so pure and gimmick-free, it's as if they were born with it. One of these is Ada Rovatti, originally from Pavia, Italy. A pianist in her youth, Rovatti took a ...

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Ada Rovatti: Airbop

Read "Airbop" reviewed by Dan McClenaghan

Just when you think the mainstream of jazz is getting a little stagnant, along comes a set like Airbop which gives a fresh flow to the style.

Italian-born and now New York-based saxophonist Ada Rovatti plays with soul here. Possessed of a robust tone, she handles her solos with a zest and vibrancy full of ...