Results for "Spirit"
by Chris M. Slawecki
Clarinet, harmonica and saxophonist, composer and bandleader and musical globetrotter Dexter Payne is the type of musician who is most often categorized as difficult to categorize." Profoundly influenced by physical and spiritual journeys through the cultures of America, the Middle East, Africa and Brazil, Payne's recorded output checks off every box from Mississippi delta blues to ...
by Chris Mosey
Some time between 1000 and 1197, the Danish village of Glostrup was founded by a man called Glob. In the 17th century it comprised eight farms and 13 houses. Today, engulfed as a suburb by the capital Copenhagen, it even boasts its own jazz trio. Its members, Torben Kjaer (piano), Henrik Dhyrbye (bass) ...
Label: Jlp Productions
Track listing: 01. Oh How I Love Jesus (trad) - 5:08. 02. Lift Every Voice and Sing (James Weldon Johnson) - 7:04. 03. Blessed Assurance (trad) - 5:18. 04. Wade in the Water (trad) - 4:09. 05. Lean on Me (Bill Withers) - 4:02. 06. I Surrender All (W.S. Welden) - 4;35. 07. Gospel Improv #1 (Cyrus Chestnut) - 4:25. 08. Old Time Religion (trad) - 3:41. 09. Bridge Over Troubled Water (Paul Simon) - 4:28. 10. Come Sunday (Duke Ellington) - 4:55. 11. All by All (Chris Potter) - 5:33. 12. All Creatures of Our God and King (trad) - 3:55. 13. Peace (Horace Silver) - 4:39. 14. The Lord's Prayer (Albert Hay Malotte) - 3:49.
by AAJ Italy Staff
La forza della religiosità afroamericana ha sempre fatto parte dell'estetica di Cyrus Chestnut, ma in questo nuovo capitolo per solo pianoforte, l'omaggio si fa quantomai esplicito. E' una ricerca delle radici, mai dimenticate, nella musica sacra della chiesa nera, il cui apporto alla definizione espressiva del jazz è centrale. Chestnut percorre un repertorio che combina classici ...
Label: Jazz Legacy Productions
Track listing: Oh, How I Love Jesus; Lift Every Voice and Sing; Blessed Assurance; Wade in the Water; Lean on Me; I Surrender All; Gospel Improv #1; Old Time Religion; Bridge Over Troubled Water; Come Sunday; All by All; All Creatures of Our God and King; Peace; The Lord's Prayer.
by Larry Taylor
Cyrus Chestnut was born into the church; his father was a church organist and his mother directed the choir. On this artist's fine solo piano CD, Spirit, he returns to his roots with a selection of gospel songs augmented by a couple of inspirational popular songs from the 1970s. They are played with church-like fervor and ...