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Apples + Oranges

Label: Singlespeed Music
Released: 2014
Track listing: Freddie Awaits the Sleepers; Low Impact Critter; St. Bruno’s Preview; Whaticism; The Sea and Space; St. Bruno’s Review; Eyedrop; St. Bruno’s Purview.

ARTICLE: ALBUM REVIEW

Cory Wright Outfit: Apples + Oranges

Read "Apples + Oranges" reviewed by Giuseppe Segala

Sassofonista tenore e clarinettista attivo nell'area di San Francisco, Cory Wright ha collaborato con formazioni dirette da Anthony Braxton, Vinny Golia, Yusef Lateef. Nel suo lavoro è coinvolta spesso l'apprezzata contrabbassista Lisa Mezzacappa, presente in questa registrazione, come nel gruppo The Green Mitchell Trio, da lui diretto. Di Apples+Oranges colpisce subito, in esordio ...

Apples + Oranges

Label: Singlespeed Music
Released: 2013
Track listing: Freddie Awaits The Sleepers; Low Impact Critter; St. Bruno’s Preview; Whaticism; The Sea And Space; St. Bruno’s Review; Eyedrop; St. Bruno’s Purview.

ARTICLE: ALBUM REVIEW

Cory Wright Outfit: Apples + Oranges

Read "Apples + Oranges" reviewed by Glenn Astarita

Oakland, California based reedman Cory Wright (Anthony Braxton, Vinny Golia & Yusef Lateef delivers a manifold and juxtaposing ensemble date on Apples + Oranges. It doesn't take too long to determine that the album poses a surfeit of diagonally opposed viewpoints. Other than the highly emphatic and synergistic group-centric output, Wright's compositions hit the mark, and ...

ARTICLE: ALBUM REVIEW

Cory Wright Unit: Apples + Oranges

Read "Apples + Oranges" reviewed by Mark Corroto

In jazz, there are composers and there are soloists and, as they say, “never the twain shall meet." Okay, not impossible, but it is rare in modern jazz for a musician to be both an outstanding soloist and a talented arranger. Listening to Apples + Oranges by West Coast saxophonist Cory Wright, the challenge is to ...

Cosmic Rift

Label: Leo Records
Released: 2012
Track listing: 01. Cosmic Rift (prelude); 02. Delphinus; 03. The Eric Dolphy Memorial BBQ (Zappa); 04. Regard de L'étoile (Messiaen); 05. Ballet; 06. Alvamel's Dream; 07. Cosmic Rift. Composizioni di Lisa Mezzacappa tranne quelle indicate.

ARTICLE: ALBUM REVIEW

Lisa Mezzacappa & Nightshade: Cosmic Rift

Read "Cosmic Rift" reviewed by AAJ Italy Staff

Un brano di Olivier Messiaen, uno di Frank Zappa (che gran accoppiata!), più cinque originali. Un contrabbasso rigorosamente acustico e profondamente ortodosso (ma non fatevi ingannare dalla prima impressione), una chitarra rigorosamente elettrica e molto lontana dall'ortodossia, clarinetto basso e vibrafono, più uno specialista dell'elettronica come Tim Perkis. Ossia Lisa Mezzacappa & Nightshade e Cosmic Rift, ...


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