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Robinson, Scott / Tenormore
Album:Tenormore Collection:Jazz
Artist:Robinson, Scott Added:04/2019
Label:Arbors Recordings 

A-File Activity
Add Date:2019-04-30 Pull Date:2019-07-02 Charts:Jazz
Week Ending:30 Jun23 Jun16 Jun9 Jun19 May5 May

 Recent Airplay
1.Aug 24, 2021:Clean Copper Radio & Hot Topics (rebroadcast from Apr 30, 2019)
And I Love Her
4.Jun 18, 2019:ERA
Morning Star
2.Jul 05, 2019:Clean Copper Radio
And I Love Her
5.Jun 11, 2019:Clean Copper Radio & Hot Topics
3.Jun 29, 2019:Music Casserole
The Nearness Of You
6.Jun 08, 2019:Music Casserole
Tenor Twelve

Album Review
Tom McCarter
Reviewed 2019-04-20 
Reviewed: 2018-04-20
Genre: Jazz
FCCs: none
Review: Robinson's vision proves rangy from the start. There is romance in the music for sure, but also a hint of feral snark. As the program plays on, Robinson works his tenor for all it's capable of while also thriving in the atmospheres he creates with his A-list bandmates
If You Like: Johnny Griffin, Dexter Gordon, Chris Potter, Eric Dolphy
Track Review (favorites denoted by *):
1/ And I Love Her (2:51) – sax starts on really high notes, then mellows > slow jam with some brash excursions> fade
*2/ Tenor Eleven (5:51) – sax starts> uptempo jam> sax solo swings a little wild> piano solo> sax solo> drum solo with sax fills> uptempo jam> crescendo end
*3/ Put On A Happy Face (7:38) – piano starts> slow jam> piano solo> gorgeous sax solo> slow jam> slow fade
**4/ Morning Star (6:07) – piano starts> midtempo jam swings uptempo and mellow> swinging piano solo> bass solo> sax solo> uptempo jam> crescendo end
**5/ The Good Life (6:34) – sax starts> slow jam with long drawn out notes builds in volume & complexity> mellows to midtempo straight ahead jam> sax solo> bass solo> midtempo jam> slow fade
*6/ Tenor Twelve (7:46) – sax starts> swinging uptempo jam> sax solo> piano solo> bowed bass solo> drum solo> uptempo jam with drum fills> pause> sax leads into uptempo jam & crescendo end
7/ Rainy River (5:23) – organ starts> slow jam> sax solo> organ solo> slow jam swells in volume to stop
*8/ The Weaver (6:59) – (spoken word intro)> sax starts, flute kicks in> midtempo jam> bass solo> midtempo jam> sax solo> piano solo> midtempo jam> quick stop
9/ The Nearness Of You (6:52) – drums/bass start> funky midtempo jam> sax solo> organ solo> midtempo jam> slow fade
*10/ Tenormore (11:18) – sax starts> midtempo jam> drum solo> midtempo jam> brief drum solo> uptempo jam> sax solo> piano solo builds to crescendo> midtempo heavy jam with wild sax> quick stop

Track Listing
1.And I Love Her 6.Tenor Twelve
2.Tenor Eleven 7.Rainy River
3.Put On A Happy Face 8.The Weaver
4.Morning Star 9.The Nearness Of You
5.The Good Life 10.Tenormore