Duo records involving drummers aren't that common in the world of straight-ahead jazz. While it's never been an infrequent option for avant-gardists (and there are some truly legendary examples, not the least of which are John Coltrane and Rashied Ali's Interstellar Space, Max Roach and Cecil Taylor's Historic Concerts, and Peter Brötzmann and Hamid Drake's Dried ...
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Released: 2004 Track listing: Moon River, It Could Happen to You, With a Little Help From My Friends, Zoomba Zamba, Deep in a Dream, Days of Wine and Roses, Ruby, Breezeway, For Caroline, I'll Wind
One listener's opinion concerning the necessary components for a successful piano trio outing: one, the bass/drum combo have to rise above the accompanist rolls for an assertive and imaginative rhythm approach. Two, the melodic voice must be a strong one; and three, chances must be taken, the listener surprised.Keith Jarrett's Up For It (ECM ...
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