Results for "Shape Shifter"
by Jeff Winbush
The sticker plastered to Shape Shifter proclaims this is the Santana album 20 years in the making. Actually, it's the first album in 13 years where the guitarist doesn't just seem like a sideman on his own records. Nobody is more deserving of a career-reviving success story than Mexican-born Santana who was rewarded after years of ...
By Scott Reeves
Track listing: 01. Shape Shifter - 11:14; 02. The Alchemist - 5:47; 03. Without a Trace - 9:11; 04. The Soulful Mr. Williams - 8:39; 05. Pedacinho do Brasil - 5:46; 06. New Bamboo - 11:35; 07. 3'n'2 - 7:39; 08. Incandescence - 7:45; 09. Last Call - 7:35. Tutti i brani sono composti e arrangiati da Scott Reeves.
by AAJ Italy Staff
La fama di Scott Reeves è legata al suo libro Creative Jazz Improvisation (Prentice-Hall Inc.), un metodo di grande valore, molto apprezzato e diffuso in America. Come didatta Reeves è attivo dal 1976 e attualmente insegna anche nella storica Juilliard School of Music di New York. La sua attività di bandleader e trombonista (qui trombone contralto ...
by Dan McClenaghan
Scott Reeves' Shape Shifter could be called a standard live mainstream affair in that the tunes are, in part, vehicles for some stretching out by the soloists. But the sound slips out of the standard" description, with its atmosphere of adventure and edgy energy, and an approach that more than hints at the avant-garde, in a ...