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by Jack Bowers
The greatest jazz musicians have one trait in common; they make everything sound so ridiculously easy that listeners are liable to lose sight of the blood, sweat and tears which brought them to that pinnacle. Tenor saxophonist Houston Person, an octogenarian who keeps sidestepping every obstacle including Father Time, is one such master; regardless of groove ...
Featuring the music of Rokia Traore
by John Sharpe
An average of one album every other year is pretty good going for a free jazz collective, and that's what The Nu Band has achieved. Its fifth, Live In Paris, comes ten years after their first communion in 2000. It's also a departure, not in that it is a concert recording as there are already three ...
Label: Challenge Records
Track listing: CD 1 01. Introduction - 0:34; 02. Ouverthree (Pieranunzi-De Geyn-Ceccarelli) - 9:07; 03. Body And Soul (Green) - 7:43; 04. I Hear A Rhapsody (Fragos-Baker-Gasparre) - 6:27; 05. Footprints (Shorter) - 8:48; 06. I Fall In Love Too Easily (Styne-Cahn) - 12:13; 07. But Not For Me (Gershwin) - 5:41; 08. Hindsight (Pieranunzi) - 11:15. CD 2 01. Someday My Prince Will Come (Churchill) - 6:11; 02. What Is This Thing Called Love (Porter) - 4:33; 03. Jitterbug Waltz (Waller) - 9:24; 04. One Lone Star (Pieranunzi) -10:47; 05. Una Piccola Chiave Dorata (Pieranunzi) - 8:19; 06. Autumn Leaves (Kosma -Mercer) - 11:50.
by AAJ Italy Staff
È straordinario quanto Enrico Pieranunzi riesca ancora ad emozionare e coinvolgere lavorando con una formula così abusata come il piano trio, che egli stesso ha esplorato con dedizione dal 1984 (ma il suo primo trio risale al 1975, con Tommaso e Jorgensen) portandolo a toccare alte vette espressive. Questa registrazione, ripresa il 22, 23 e 24 ...