|Parker, William & Stefano Scodanibbio / Bass Duo|
|Add Date:||2017-07-12|| ||Pull Date:||2017-09-12|| ||Charts:||Jazz|
|Week Ending:||16 Jul|
Review: Anyone who thought listening to two bassists jam would be boring is in for a surprise: here are two master musicians playing complex, engaging improvisations, combining two traditions into a common musical language.
If You Like: Charles Mingus, Malachi Favors, Apocalyptica
Favorite Tracks: (1) I (3) III (5) V
Track Review: 1/ starts silently & slowly builds in tempo, complexity, and intensity> quick fade 2/ percussive start> midtempo swings to uptempo & slows to stop 3/ spacey start on strings> slow tempo builds to midtempo> plucked bass duet> stop 4/ flurry of notes to start> fast tempo> fade 5/ plucked strings start> slow tempo> fade