Review: Stellar live blowing session with a superb quintet led by a talented baritone saxophonist. All originals. Solos abound. Even though this is a quintet, they ofeten sound like a small a bigger band.
If You Like: Gerry Mulligan, John Surman, Ronnie Cuber
Favorite Tracks: (10 Strunkin' (3) Miss Ally In Allyworld (4) Brag Time (6) It's Anyone But You (7) Look Before You Lerp
Track Review: 1/ sax starts> midtempo bounce swings uptempo> everyone solos> quick stop (9:55) 2/ piano starts> midtempo> terrific piano solo> slow fade (11:29) 3/ sax starts> slow tempo? quick fade (6:11) 4/ bass starts> midtempo strut> piano solo builds to uptempo> muted trumpet solo> sax solo> crescendo end (10:33) 5/ drums start> midtempo> piano solo> sax solo> crescento end (5:30) 6/ piano starts> uptempo> everyone solos> fade (8:09 7/ piano starts> midtempo samba> fade (5:37) 8/ drums start> midtempo swings uptempo> quick stop (5:34)