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Dave Burrell: Margy Pargy

Read "Margy Pargy" reviewed by AAJ Italy Staff

Sofisticato e tradizionale lavoro per piano solo del “vecchio leone" Dave Burrell, famoso per le sue collaborazioni con l'Archie Shepp dell'epoca del free e, più recentemente, per il suo duo con David Murray. Sebbene ancor oggi non disdegni di impegnarsi in progetti estremi (ad esempio in compagnia di William Parker e Andrew Cyrille), Burrell ha con il tempo approfondito ...

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Dave Burrell: Margy Pargy

Read "Margy Pargy" reviewed by Rex  Butters

Dave Burrell's dual association with early jazz and the avant-garde gives his playing a grounded originality. Margy Pargy spends an easygoing near-hour with the pianist's solo ruminations on classics and his own wily compositions. Like his frequent collaborator Archie Shepp, he reaches effortlessly through time to retrieve all flavors of the blues, while incorporating unflinching romanticism ...