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Kaplan, Ori Shaat'nez Band / Le Magus
Album:Le Magus Collection:Jazz
Artist:Kaplan, Ori Shaat'nez Band Added:11/2002
Label:Knitting Factory, the 

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Add Date:2002-12-02 Pull Date:2003-02-03 Charts:Jazz
Week Ending:2 Feb19 Jan12 Jan5 Jan8 Dec

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1.Fri, 14 Feb 03:Wedge
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2.Fri, 31 Jan 03:Wedge
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5.Fri, 06 Dec 02:Ben
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3.Tue, 14 Jan 03:Fo
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6.Tue, 03 Dec 02:Fo
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Album Review
Craig Matsumoto
Reviewed 2002-12-01 
Klezmer/Balkan jazz, with lots of blues/jazz influences (see #7, 8). Kaplan is an Israel-born saxophonist who's hung out in New York with the Knitting Factory crowd for several years. Most tracks are built on a mid/slow groove but still pack a big and loud punch (see #1, 6).

1*- Midtempo, in kind-of-waltz time
2*- Pretty mandolin intro, stern midtempo march
3*- Happy dance, wacky male vocal
4- Slow
5- Midtempo march with anthemic middle
6*- Slow, w/nice jazzy color from the piano
7*- Fast shuffle
8- Slow, almost blues-rock, w/guitar solo
9- Happy march

Track Listing
1.Le Magus 5.Ash
2.Oi Fun Veig 6.Yidishe Mame
3.Tromba De Zingari 7.Blow Mama
4.Mishba 8.Sand Storm
 9.Samiao's Day