All About Jazz

Home » Search Center » Results: Dan Pratt Organ Quartet

Results for "Dan Pratt Organ Quartet"

Advanced search options

270

Article: Album Review

Dan Pratt Organ Quartet: Toe the Line

Read "Toe the Line" reviewed by Woodrow Wilkins


Toe the Line is a phrase which signifies unwavering obedience to a doctrine, structure, or rule, but the Dan Pratt Organ Quartet defies such a rule. The group conforms to the rule of playing with flair, but little else. Pratt, who plays tenor saxophone, was a member of the Monterey Jazz Festival High School All-Star Band, ...

154

Article: Album Review

Dan Pratt Organ Quartet: Springloaded

Read "Springloaded" reviewed by AAJ Staff


DPOQ, as it's named on the cover of Springloaded, stands for the Dan Pratt Organ Quartet, a smokin' band led by tenor saxophonist Dan Pratt. DPOQ draws upon the foundations of organ jazz as set by Jimmy Smith and Larry Young, using modern compositional forms to create up-to-the-minute jazz that combines invention and swing. The members ...


Engage

Contest Giveaways
Enter our latest contest giveaway sponsored by AGS Recordings

Get more of a good thing

Our weekly newsletter highlights our top stories and includes your local jazz events calendar.