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Monterey Jazz Festival All-Stars / Live At The 2007 Monterey Jazz Festival
Album:Live At The 2007 Monterey Jazz Festival Collection:Jazz
Artist:Monterey Jazz Festival All-Stars Added:01/2008
Label:Mjf Records 

A-File Activity
Add Date:2008-01-13 Pull Date:2008-03-16 Charts:Jazz
Week Ending:16 Mar2 Mar17 Feb10 Feb27 Jan20 Jan
Airplays:111111

Recent Airplay
1.Fri, 20 Nov 15:Be Sharp
Rebop
4.Fri, 14 Mar 08:Fo
No Cover, No Minimum
2.Fri, 06 Jan 12:Fo
No Cover, No Minimum
5.Tue, 26 Feb 08:Decca
At the Cafe Bohemian
3.Sat, 27 Sep 08:Edna
Smartie Pop
6.Fri, 15 Feb 08:Fo
No Cover, No Minimum

Album Review
Decca
Reviewed 2008-01-12 
When they say “All-Stars,” they aren’t kidding. Terence Blanchard on trumpet, Benny Green on piano, James Moody on sax….the list goes on. It’s straight-up, no frills jazz from cats who are obviously having a good time. The crowd noise only adds to the energy. Hot, hip, solid with not a sour note, bad track, or dull moment in the bunch.

1. Wicked tight groove w/wild “top this” solos Upbeat & fiery!
2. :45 second introduction of vocalist Nnenna Freelon.
3. Heavy love ballad w/husky fem vox, picks up & goes to town.
4. Another :44 spoken introduction.
5. Fabulous, fun duet vocals. Mostly down, but so playful.
6. Swinging mid/upbeat w/some serious solos from Moody/Blanchard.
7. Soft and gentle classic w/fragile vocals. Slow & delicate.
8. Starts soft picks up, a quirky ride w/expressive horns/perc/keys.
9. 1:06 of the band being introduced.
10. Midtempo classic w/a contemporary sound & hip vox/orchestration


Track Listing
1.Be-Bop 6.Monterey Mist
2.Spoken Introduction 7.Misty
3.Romance (Winter Love) 8.Benny's Tune
4.Spoken Introduction 9.Band Introductions
5.Just Squeeze Me 10.Time After Time