|Maneri, Joe/Phillips/Maneri / Angles of Repose|
|Album:||Angles of Repose||Collection:||Jazz|
|Label:||Ecm Records (Jazz)|
|Add Date:||2004-10-18||Pull Date:||2004-12-20||Charts:||Jazz|
|Week Ending:||14 Nov||7 Nov||24 Oct|
|1.||Fri, 28 Aug 09:||Wedge|
Memory Select - Joe Maneri Edition
|4.||Fri, 05 Nov 04:||Wedge|
|2.||Fri, 12 Nov 04:||Wedge|
|5.||Thu, 04 Nov 04:||the id|
Multiple Personality Disorder
|3.||Thu, 11 Nov 04:||Ben|
Umami Jazz Program
|6.||Fri, 22 Oct 04:||Wedge|
Peaceful improvisations from a trio of sax, bass, and viola. Abstract work that's often fast-paced but has a sour/dark feel. That's because Joe and Mat are into the "microtonal" thing, where the octave is split into more than the usual number of notes; some passages sound "out of tune" on the first listen. Nice stuff overall, with some intense moments. |
Recorded in a stone cathedral in France, so the slower tracks have some nice reverberations.
1- Slow, meditative.
2- Fast, fluttery work. Gets aggressive.
3- Gutteral, gnarled saxophone solo.
4- Mostly slow. Starts quiet and serene; gets louder near the end
5- Viola-bass duet. Serene; picks up steam near the end.
6- Almost bluesy sax tones. A medium-paced jazzy romp. Ends slow.
7- Small, quiet chirps
8- Quick and fluttery, upbeat
9- A healthy jumble. Starts busy but slow, catches on when Mat gets into some open-string slashing on viola. It's 15 minutes long, so it has the obligatory slow segment, too. Ends with screaming, burly sax.
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