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Label: Yestereve Records
Track listing: Creation's Creation; The Problem Of Suffering; Optimism; Dialogue with my Great-Grandfather; Digression on the History of Jews and Black Music; This Song is the Center of the Universe; The Heavens; Glory/Infinity/Nothing; Be Good.
by Mark F. Turner
Brooklyn-based Jacob Garchik's The Heavens (The Atheist Gospel Trombone Album) recalls the prose of author James Weldon Johnson's famous 1927 book of poetry, God's Trombones: Seven Negro Sermons in Verse. where Garchik's stunning trombone work is likened to the poem's protagonist: a charismatic preacher with the ability to deliver awestruck messages. Garchik's trombone is the messenger, ...