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Dennis Mitchel3: Tenor Of The Times

Read "Tenor Of The Times" reviewed by Nic Jones

It's nice to know that it's not all down to Charlie Haden when it comes to dealing with the issues of the day in jazz, and when such dealings result in music as stimulating as what's on Tenor of the Times, then the raising of cheers is entirely appropriate. The same can be said for the ...

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Jerry Bergonzi: Tenor of the Times

Read "Tenor of the Times" reviewed by Paul Ryan

This effort from tenor saxophonist Jerry Bergonzi offers little in the way of new ideas or creativity. He seems mired in the world of John Coltrane, in many instances replicating the master's phrasing and sound. The instrumentation of the album is also the same as Coltrane's classic quartet (tenor, piano, bass, and drums). To compare the ...