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By Terry Myers
Label: Arbors Records
Track listing: Them There Eyes; Blue Prelude; Don´t Get Around Much Anymore; A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square; As Long As I Live; Blue Hodge; Someday Sweetheart; It´s You or No One; Everything Happens To Me; Oh, Baby; When Day is Done; Smiles
by Andrew J. Sammut
Tuneful, swinging and technically polished. Terry Myers isn't worried about anything else jazz is supposed" to be. Smiles is a relaxed yet energetic romp through some standards, ballads and blues that the Florida-based saxophonist clearly loves to play. There's nothing complex or innovative here, just four musicians having a good time and looking to take the ...
by Jack Bowers
One has to admire Rich Corpolongo for going his own way, and Delmark Records for providing a creative platform on which the reed virtuoso from Chicago is able to display his talents. Unfortunately, admire" is not synonymous with enjoy." While there are some pleasurable moments on Corpolongo's second Delmark release (following last year's Just Found Joy), ...