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Dave Gisler's Shizzle: Dream

Read "Dream" reviewed by AAJ Italy Staff

Le piccole etichette svizzere continuano a stupirci con proposte coraggiose e mature al tempo stesso, disancorate dal solito stile hard bop. Il chitarrista Dave Gisler affronta queste otto composizioni, in parte scritte collettivamente, in parte scritte da lui stesso, con il giusto grado di curiositĂ  e con la completa padronanza del linguaggio. Un idioma moderno e disincantato che non sfigurerebbe ...

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Aimee Allen: Dream

Read "Dream" reviewed by Michael P. Gladstone

Aimee Allen's debut album provides a generous helping of eleven tunes from the Great American Songbook. The artist, who possesses a bright voice with a good range, takes the opportunity to mix in some bossa nova, as well as the French lyric for “Autumn Leaves," including the rarely heard verse.

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Aimee Allen: Dream

Read "Dream" reviewed by Dan McClenaghan

Aimee Allen, a first-rate interpreter of familiar jazz tunes, gives an exotic texture to Dream, with the inclusion of a couple of Brazilian bossas--"Manha de Carneval/Black Orpheus" and Jobim's classic “Triste." With a crystalline delivery, great range and a fine command of nuance and inflection, Allen also covers “Les Feuilles Mortes/Autumn Leaves," with lyrics sung in ...