Novarina, Raphael / Sequence
Album:Sequence Collection:Jazz
Artist:Novarina, Raphael Added:Feb 2017
Label:Tinderbox Records 

A-File Activity
Add Date:2017-03-08 Pull Date:2017-05-10 Charts:Jazz
Week Ending:May 7Apr 23Mar 19

Recent Airplay
1.May 05, 2017:Rebop
4.Mar 16, 2017:Totally A
2.Apr 20, 2017:Rebop
5.Mar 16, 2017:No Cover, No Minimum
3.Mar 18, 2017:Old Fart at Play

Album Review
Tom McCarter
Reviewed 2017-02-25 
Novarina, Raphael / Sequence
Label: Tinderbox Music

Tom McCarter
Reviewed: 2017-03-04

Tom McCarter
Novarina, Raphael
Genre: Jazz
Review: This is modern jazz, not merely contemporary jazz reviving old styles. Novarina breathes new life into the genre. His classical training infuses the work to create a whole new approach. The band, if there is one, plays stellar throughout.
If You Like: Egberto Gismonti. Nels Cline, Courtney Pine. Jan Garbarek
Favorite Tracks: (2) Distinction (3) Surprise (7) Sequence (8) Suspense (9) Ignorance (10) Impasse
Track Review: 1/ sax starts (long drawn-out note)> midtempo> fade 2/ piano starts> uptempo> sudden end 3/ piano starts> uptempo> sudden end 4/ piano starts> slow tempo> fade 5/ piano starts> slow tempo> slow fade 6/ piano starts> fast tempo 7/ sax tarts> slow tempo builds to midtempo> sudden end 8/ piano starts> uptempo slows to midtempo> quick stop 9/ piano/percussion start> uptempo slows to midtempo> sudden end 10> sax starts> slow tempo builds to midtempo and intensity> slows to slow tempo & back> electronic jam> fade on piano notes

Track Listing
1.Distortion 6.Consensus
2.Distinction 7.Sequence
3.Surprise 8.Suspense
4.Force 9.Ignorance
5.Patience 10.Impasse