|Malinverni, Pete Trio, The / Heaven|
|Add Date:||2017-08-03|| ||Pull Date:||2017-10-05|| ||Charts:||Jazz|
|Week Ending:||6 Aug|
Review: Improvisational pianist & his versatile trio explore spirituality through a terrific set of covers, many of them traditional tunes, plus one original, occasionally augmented by a guest artist to enhance the message.
If You Like: Thelonious Monk, McCoy Tyner, Ralph Towner
Track Review (favorites denoted by *) *1/ Heaven (4;24) - piano starts> uptown bounce> bass solo> quick stop 2/ Psalm 23 (4:23) - piano starts> slow tempo> quick fade *3/ Down In The River To Pray (6:00) - piano starts> midtempo with a little rhumba> fade 4/ Shenandoah (4;34) - piano starts> slow tempo song with Karrin Allyson guest vocalist> fade on vocal *5/ Eili, Eili (5:55) - piano starts> slow tempo jam> fade *6/ People, Get Ready (5:02) - piano starts> midtempo jam> fade *7/ Come Sunday (8:17) - piano starts> slow tempo with guest trumpet Jon Faddis> piano solo> slow fade 8/ A City Called Heaven (5:55) - piano starts> slow tempo jam> bass solo> spare piano solo> quick fade *9/ Wade In The Water (5:21)- guest sax Steve Wilson starts> midtempo jam> piano solo> uptempo sax solo> crescendo end 10/ Ashokan Farewell (5:520 - slow piano solo