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Stephan Crump: Rosetta

Read "Rosetta" reviewed by AAJ Italy Staff

Questo album non è recentissimo ed è stato registrato nel 2005 ma i misteri della distribuzione discografica lo hanno fatto emergere solo ora dalle nostre parti. Stephan Crump è un ottimo bassista ben noto sulla scena downtown di New York, affiancato in questa sorta di string trio da due chitarristi interessanti come Liberty Ellman (lo ricordiamo nel gruppo ...

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Stephan Crump: Rosetta

Read "Rosetta" reviewed by Donald Elfman

Here is a string ensemble for the new century! Bassist Stephan Crump is known for his association with pianist Vijay Iyer; he has taken some of the personal and novel qualities of that collaboration and somehow found a striking new way to express powerful feelings about what it is to create music--and, further, what it is ...

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Stephan Crump: Rosetta

Read "Rosetta" reviewed by Michael P. Gladstone

Rosetta represents a meeting of three friends playing compositions by bassist/leader Stephan Crump in a living room-type setting. The trio consists of Crump, acoustic guitarist Liberty Ellman and electric guitarist Jamie Fox. Crump reports that the actual recording session was really no different from many such musical meetings of this trio, albeit more focused and a ...

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Stephan Crump: Rosetta

Read "Rosetta" reviewed by Mark F. Turner

Listening to Rosetta is like inviting three musicians into your personal space for a private concert. The intimacy, spontaneity and sound of the record draw you directly into the music. Stephan Crump, who has brought his bass bravado to a number of releases with emerging artists like pianist Vijay Iyer, has created what appears to be ...

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Stephan Crump: Rosetta

Read "Rosetta" reviewed by John Kelman

Some albums convey an intimacy that feels as though you're sitting in a living room, listening to an informal get-together of a group of musical friends. In the case of bassist Stephan Crump and Rosetta, that's more than a feeling, it's exactly what happened. At the end of January, 2005 Crump got together with guitarists Liberty ...