live at the montreux jazz festival

live at the montreux jazz festival

艺人:phil woods

发行时间:2000-06-24

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This 1969 concert at the Montreux Jazz Festival features the alto saxophonist with pianist George Gruntz, bassist Henri Texier and drummer Daniel Humair in a wide ranging set. Gruntz´s "Capricci Cavaleschi" begins with slash-and-burn solos by both Woods and Gruntz before giving way to Texier´s soft solo, which is backed by Humair´s hand drumming. Liner note writer Leonard Feather´s bluesy tribute to Charlie Parker, "I Remember Bird," is revisited by Woods with gusto. Carla Bley´s samba-flavored "Ad Infinitum" is especially appealing, while a blazing (though brief) run through Herbie Hancock´s "Riot," features the leader´s almost screaming sax (backed init...展开全部»

This 1969 concert at the Montreux Jazz Festival features the alto saxophonist with pianist George Gruntz, bassist Henri Texier and drummer Daniel Humair in a wide ranging set. Gruntz´s "Capricci Cavaleschi" begins with slash-and-burn solos by both Woods and Gruntz before giving way to Texier´s soft solo, which is backed by Humair´s hand drumming. Liner note writer Leonard Feather´s bluesy tribute to Charlie Parker, "I Remember Bird," is revisited by Woods with gusto. Carla Bley´s samba-flavored "Ad Infinitum" is especially appealing, while a blazing (though brief) run through Herbie Hancock´s "Riot," features the leader´s almost screaming sax (backed initially only by Humair) closes the set with a flourish. Long unavailable, this rewarding album was finally reissued on CD in the summer of 2003.

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