Results for "Lucky To Be Me"
Label: Feeler-Head Records
Track listing: Lucky to Be Me; Milestones; Try Your Wings; Stolen Moments; Blues, You're the Mother of Sin; We've Got a World That Swings; Just One of Those Things; Man in the Looking Glass; I Keep Going Back to Joe's; Dreams Are All I Have Of You.
by Angelo Leonardi
Un nuovo disco di Sheila Jordan, registrato nel novembre 2016 ad 88 anni, non può che suscitare rispetto e amore. La voce mostra fragilità nella pronuncia e nell'intonazione ma la grande cantante statunitense, amica di Charlie Parker e allieva di Lennie Tristano, combatte i limiti dell'età con l'intatta passione, l'intensità interpretativa e l'autenticità di chi non ...
Label: Abeat Records
Track listing: Lucky to Be Me; All or Nothing at All; If I Had You; Autumn in New York; Dat Dere; Spirit of the Queen; Queen Aliquippa; The Moon Is a Harsh Mistress; The Bird; Confirmation; All the Sad Young Men; Oh, Lady Be Good; Workshop Blues; The Crossing.
by Ken Franckling
Fire and crisp delicacy go hand in hand on Lucky To Be Me, Taylor Eigsti's major label debut. It is clear that he loves rhythm shifts within a song--and from song to song. His teasing rearrangements of Giant Steps and Love For Sale are edgy and delightful. He then turns pop singer Björk's dark ballad I've ...
by Paul Ryan
To play with veteran jazzmen like Christian McBride and Lewis Nash at the tender age of 21, you have to have both talent and a good dose of confidence. Pianist Taylor Eigsti possesses both of these traits and then some, as his first album on Concord, Lucky To Be Me, indicates. McBride and Nash ...
by Ken Kase
It must indeed be a lucky thing to be Taylor Eigsti, a 21-year-old pianist who has already been performing for over a decade. After a handful of independent discs comes his Concord debut, Lucky to Be Me, a collection of originals, standards and unexpected interpretations featuring bassist Christian McBride, drummer Lewis Nash and guitarist Julian Lage.
by Dr. Judith Schlesinger
Lucky to Be Me is the fifth release by the talented pianist/composer Taylor Eigsti, and his first on the Concord label. Concord thought enough of Eigsti's label debut to bracket him with some of the best players in the business, including Christian McBride and Lewis Nash. And given the numerous photos of this handsome 21 year-old, ...