Results for "Flowers"
By Joe McPhee
Label: Cipsela Records
Track listing: Eight Street and Avenue C (For Alton Pickens); Old Eyes (For Ornette Coleman); Knox (For Niklaus Troxler); Flowers (For John Tchicai); The Whistler (For Mark Whitecage); Third Circle (For Anthony Braxton); The Night Bird's Call (For Julius Hemphill).
by John Sharpe
Multi-instrumentalist Joe McPhee has a long history of solo albums stretching back to Tenor (Hat Hut, 1976). Furthermore he's one of the few improvisers still to regularly perform and record in that format. Flowers, his eleventh unaccompanied release, was recorded at the Jazz ao Centro Festival in Coimbra in 2009 and rescued from obscurity by the ...
by Mark Corroto
For the longest time it was a commonly held belief that solo saxophone performances, especially freely improvised solo saxophone performances, were an acquired taste. Meaning they are things that one has come to like only through experience, but mostly it is a polite way to say you find the music distasteful. Certainly, much of improvised music ...