|Album:||Half Past Autumn Suite||Collection:||Jazz|
|Artist:||Mayfield, Irvin/Gordon Parks||Added:||Feb 2003|
|Add Date:||2003-02-24||Pull Date:||2003-04-28||Charts:||Jazz|
|Week Ending:||Apr 13||Mar 23||Mar 16||Mar 9||Mar 2|
|1.||Mar 12, 2009:||Sunshine ... in the Afternoon
|4.||Jan 17, 2004:||Morning Glory
|2.||Sep 15, 2006:||Sunshine ... in the Afternoon
|5.||Apr 08, 2003:||No Cover, No Minimum
|3.||Jan 31, 2006:||Morning Glory
|6.||Apr 06, 2003:||Sean's Show
Flowerscape, Love Petals, Moonscape
The Gimmick: These songs were commissioned to accompany a photography exhibit by Gordon Parks, an 89-year-old artist who's been the subject of an HBO documentary.
Parks plays piano on track 9; Wynton Marsalis guests on 8.
1*- Mid/fast, slinky
2- Slow, romantic
3- Interesting percussion gives way to mellow piano jazz
5**- Mid/fast, with players trading off solos. Cookin'.
7- Slow, kinda '70s
8*- Mellow New Orleans blues, with some pretty cool soloing
9- Slow, atmospheric
10*- Slow, stormy, with some "free" elements
|2.||Love Petals||7.||Jazz Poetry #1|
|4.||Jazz Poetry #2||9.||Wind Song|