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Søren Bebe / Jakob Buchanan / Kasper Tagel: Gone

Read "Gone" reviewed by Fiona Ord-Shrimpton

It would be good if more non-jazzers under the age of 90 could also appreciate how little hardship there is in being totally absorbed by original music from a group like BeBuTa. Gone , from pianist Søren Bebe's trio plus guests is a real swell of reactions and contemplations that makes life feel a little less ...

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David Ambrosio: Gone

Read "Gone" reviewed by Dan Bilawsky

In many ways, bassist David Ambrosio can track his adult life and his musical relationships by his back-and-forth moves between Manhattan and Brooklyn. Ambrosio has called each borough home on more than one occasion over the past few decades, observing the key differences between each scene from the inside. He doesn't discriminate when it comes to ...

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Dave Bass Quartet: Gone

Read "Gone" reviewed by AAJ Italy Staff

Dave Bass aveva una voglia matta di ritornare a suonare. Dopo esser stato uno dei protagonisti della scena di San Francisco, anni '70/'80, si era fatto notare alla corte di Bobby McFerrin. All'improvviso piantò tutti e tutto. Forse, la musica non gli dava più quelle necessarie soddisfazioni (proviamo a pensare anche in termini economici) che magari un'attività da professionista del diritto ...

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Dave Bass: Gone

Read "Gone" reviewed by Bruce Lindsay

Gone, as pianist and composer Dave Bass reflects in his notes to this fine album, has many meanings: for the Beat Generation, it was a state of mind, but it can also suggest physical absence. Bass himself was gone for 20 years--out of the music business, following a wrist fracture in the mid-1980s. He studied law, ...

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Dave Bass: Gone

Read "Gone" reviewed by Edward Blanco

California Deputy Attorney General, Dave Bass, is a legal eagle who has, once again, immersed himself in the musical passion that was his first love, soaring mightily on the impressive Gone. An attorney by profession and a pianist by design, Bass once supported himself as a musician, early on in his life, where he worked both ...

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David Bass: Gone

Read "Gone" reviewed by Karl Ackermann

If Dave Bass ever decides to give up his day job as a Deputy Attorney General, he can validate that decision based on the quality of Gone. Bass returns to jazz after more than twenty years, but his priors include stints with Bobby McFerrin, global percussionist Babatunde Lea, and interpretive jazz vocalist Jackie Ryan. His Gone ...

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Bird Architects: Gone

Read "Gone" reviewed by AAJ Italy Staff

Per realizzare questo album intitolato Synopsis il trio costituito dal trombonista Denis Beuret, dal clarinettista Hans Koch e dal chitarrista Vinz Vonlanthen ha estratto ventiquattro frammenti tratti da nove concerti tenutisi in varie località europee (Svizzera e dintorni) nella primavera del 2007. Sono improvvisazioni basate sulla notazione grafica di Denis Beuret che si limita a fornire alcuni parametri ...