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By Jane Bunnett
Label: Blue Note Records
Track listing: Arrival; Quitate El Chaquet?n (Take Off Your Jacket); A la Rumba; Suite Matanzas (Swingin? in the Solar); Pensando en Jane (Thinking of Jane); El Diablo (The Devil); Nan Fonn Bwaa; Alabans; Prizon; Ron con Ron (Rum with Rum); Movin? On.
by Chris M. Slawecki
Jane Bunnett visited Cuba for the first time in 1982, but in many ways – musically, at least – she has never really left. This Odyssey presents music from Havana and three other locales recorded during her trip to Cuba with trumpeter, producer and husband Larry Cramer, featuring Bunnett on flute and soprano ...
by Franz A. Matzner
Equal parts ethno-musicological study and experiment, Cuban Odyssey offers a captivating investigation of native Cuban music as interpreted by flautist and soprano saxophonist Jane Bunnett and her husband, trumpeter Larry Cramer. Latin influences have been prominent in jazz since at least the 1940s, with new evidence suggesting that Afro-Cuban and other Latin based structures were integral ...
by Jim Santella
Traditional Cuban music and upbeat modern jazz go together like ice and water: one serves the other’s purpose in turn, while their union stands apart as a natural wonder. And where would we be without ice water? Jane Bunnett’s Cuban adventure takes her on a journey outside the city limits of Havana to places ...