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Bigs

Label: Unknown label
Released: 2002
Track listing: Bigs; Shark-eez; Who Can I Turn To?; I Wanted to Say; Zingaro aka Portrait in Black and White; Grunions; Star Jasmine; Waiting for Charlie; I'm Glad There Is You; Mahindo

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David Sills: Bigs

Read "Bigs" reviewed by Jack Bowers


Naxos' press release calls tenor saxophonist David Sills “a unique composite of Stan Getz, Joe Henderson and Warne Marsh." Not much pressure on that young man's shoulders, is there? Well, if Sills is feeling any pressure on Bigs, his second album for Naxos, it's never apparent; in fact, he's as loose and unflappable as Steve Irwin, ...

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David Sills: Bigs

Read "Bigs" reviewed by Dave Nathan


Tenor sax man David Sills when he came to the stylistic crossroads, obviously took the fork marked Lester Young, Coleman Hawkins and Stan Getz instead of the one marked Charlie Parker, John Coltrane and Sonny Rollins. This decision is reflected on his second release for the Naxos label. He is joined by a quartet of jazz ...

Album

Bigs

Label: Unknown label
Released: 2001
Track listing: Bigs; Shark-eez; Who Can I Turn To?; I Wanted To Say; Zingaro; Grunions; Star Jasmine; Waiting For Charlie; I'm Glad There Is You; Mahindo. (Total Time: 60:44).

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David Sills: Bigs

Read "Bigs" reviewed by C. Michael Bailey


David Sills is back and Getzian as ever, with a bit of Monk thrown in. I considered David Sills debut on Naxos Jazz, Journey Together , to be one of the finest sessions released by that label since its inception. He had a definite Getzian lilt with a pretty large helping of Lester Young added to ...


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