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Pintchik, Leslie Trio / Same Day Delivery
Album:Same Day Delivery Collection:Jazz
Artist:Pintchik, Leslie Trio Added:11/2019
Label:Pintch Hard 

Album Review
Tom McCarter
Reviewed 2019-11-26 
Reviewed: 2019-11-26
Genre: Jazz
FCCs: none
Review: Pianist Pintchik’s 7th release is live, and she shows off all of her strengths here teamed with her trio on several original compositions and three well-crafted covers. As a pianist, Pintchik plays this music with the wit, nuance and beauty her fans have come to expect. Moreover, the trio—with the exceptionally expressive bassist Hardy and the genre-bending drummer Sarin—has been playing together for over eight years, and it shows. The band and music are tight, but also alive and fresh: both cohesive and vibrant, the best of both worlds.
If You Like: Thelonious Monk, Geri Allen, Les McCann
Track Review (favorites denoted by *):
**1/ Smoke Gets In Your Eyes (6:31) – (applause) bass starts> uptempo jam> piano solo> bass solo> uptempo jam builds in volume, then mellows to fade
2/ I’ve Grown Accustomed To Her Face (8:06) – piano starts> midtempo jam> piano solo> midtempo jam> crescendo> slow jam with bass up front builds to midtempo> quick fade
***3/ There You Go (8:21) – full band starts> rocking uptempo jam> sizzling piano solo> bass solo> drum solo> uptempo jam> quick stop
*4/ Falling In Love Again (8:55) – piano starts> midtempo jam> piano solo> bass solo> midtempo jam with drum fills> slow fade
**5/ Terse Tune (7:12) – piano starts> uptempo jam> piano solo> uptempo jam pause> bass solo> uptempo jam> fade
***6/ Your Call Will Be Answered By Our Next Available Representative, In The Order In Which It Was Received, Please Stay On The Line. Your Call Is Important To Us (6:03) - piano starts> uptempo jam> pause> hesitating uptempo jam> pause> uptempo jam swings into fast tempo> piano solo> bass solo> fast jam> fade
7/ Tumbleweed (7:11) – piano starts> mellow uptempo jam builds in volume> crescendo> pause> bass solo> mellow uptempo jam> quick fade
*8/ Let’s Get Lucky (5:31) – bass starts> midtempo jam swings uptempo> piano solo> uptempo jam> drum solo> uptempo jam> quick stop
**9/ I’d Turn Back If I Were You (4:25) – drums start> uptempo jam> piano solo> uptempo jam> quick stop

Track Listing
1.Smoke Gets In Your Eyes 5.Terse Tune
2.I've Grown Accustomed To Her Face 6.(See Cd List)
3.There You Go 7.Tumbleweed
4.Falling In Love Again 8.Let's Get Lucky
 9.I'd Turn Back If I Were You