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Kelly, Wynton Trio With Wes Montgomery / Smokin' In Seattle Live At The Penthouse
Album:Smokin' In Seattle Live At The Penthouse Collection:Jazz
Artist:Kelly, Wynton Trio With Wes Montgomery Added:09/2017
Label:Resonance Records 

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Add Date:2017-09-27 Pull Date:2017-11-29 Charts:Jazz
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Album Review
Tom McCarter
Reviewed 2017-09-21 
Reviewed: 2017-09-21
Genre: Jazz
FCCs: none

Review: "Smokin'" is an apt title! This is a terrific set of bop. Four feature Kelly's trio alone and six have Wes Montgomery sitting in. Most are covers & 3 are Montgomery originals.
If You Like: Bud Powell, Bill Evans, Oscar Peterson
Track Review (favorites denoted by *): *1/ There Is No Greater Love (7:56) - (spoken word intro to :20) piano trio starts, uptempo jam> smoking piano solo> bass solo> uptempo jam> drum solo> crescendo end 2/ Not A Tear (6:29) - piano starts> slow tempo jam swings uptempo>piano solo> uptempo jam> crescendo end *3/ Jingles (4:31) - piano starts> uptempo jam (with WM)> guitar solo> uptempo jam> crescendo end 4/ What's New? (4:51) - piano starts> slow tempo jam> guitar solo> quick fade *5/ Blues in F (2:44) - guitar starts> uptempo jam> piano solo> guitar solo> uptempo jam to fade *6/ Sir John (8:10) - (spoken intro to :12) piano starts/stops/starts again> uptempo jam> swinging piano solo> bass solo> piano solo> uptempo jam> crescendo end *7/ If You Could see Me Now (5:54) - piano starts> slow tempo jam> piano solo swings into midtempo jam> quick fade 8/ West Coast Blues (3:56) - guitar starts> uptempo jam> guitar solo> crescendo end *9/ O Morro Nao Tem Vez (6:15) - drums start> uptempo jam with bossa rhythm> guitar solo> jam> piano solo> crescendo end *10/ Oleo (2:08) - uptempo jam> fast guitar solo> fade

Track Listing
1.There Is No Greater Love 6.Sir John
2.Not A Tear 7.If You Could See Me Now
3.Jingles 8.West Coast Blues
4.What's New? 9.O Morro Nao Tem Vez
5.Blues In F 10.Oleo