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Blue Winter

Label: Eremite Records
Released: 2005
Track listing: CD1: i. CD2: ii; iii; iv.


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Fred Anderson/Hamid Drake/William Parker: Blue Winter

Read "Blue Winter" reviewed by Michael Davis

This record is a joy. A surprise it isn't. These three men have overlapping histories of development and collaboration of such depth that when they convene nowadays, the results are always inspired. One of Hamid Drake's early mentors was AACM mainstay Fred Anderson, who decided to stay home in Chicago, tend bar, and keep his connections ...


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Fred Anderson: Blue Winter

Read "Blue Winter" reviewed by Kurt Gottschalk

If it wasn't one already, Fred Anderson's trio with Hamid Drake and William Parker can rightly be considered a supergroup. Anderson was named the first Vision Festival Lifetime Recognition honoree last month, and if such awards were given, Drake and Parker would surely have shared the MVP trophy. While the three have worked together before--notably in ...


Article: Album Review

Fred Anderson: Blue Winter

Read "Blue Winter" reviewed by Michael McCaw

Listening to Fred Anderson can sometimes be akin to listening to a sage or prophet. Wordless history and wisdom simply pour from the bell of his horn, allowing him to communicate with listeners on a different level than most other musicians. Recorded on December 12, 2004, this two-CD, nearly 150-minute complete performance with William ...


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