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Evans, Gil Orchestra, The / Hidden Treasures Volume 1/Monday Nights
Album:Hidden Treasures Volume 1/Monday Nights Collection:Jazz
Artist:Evans, Gil Orchestra, The Added:01/2019

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Add Date:2019-02-07 Pull Date:2019-04-11 Charts:Jazz
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Album Review
Tom McCarter
Reviewed 2019-01-31 
Reviewed: 2018-01-29
Genre: Jazz
FCCs: none
Review: Musical sparks fly from this group of New York’s finest musicians with a varied program of compositions that recall Gil Evans’ infamous Monday night sessions at the Greenwich Village club, Sweet Basil.
If You Like: Duke Ellington Orchestra, Stan Kenton, Christian McBride Big Band
Track Review (favorites denoted by *):
1/ Subway (10:56) – orchestra starts slow & quiet> builds on beat to midtempo jam> swells in volume & intensity, then mellows> trombone solo> sax solo> midtempo jam grows more intense, then slows to slow jam>slow fade
*2/ LL Funk (5:30) - > midtempo jam> electric guitar solo> uptempo jam> guitar solo> uptempo jam> fade
3/ I Surrender (7:17) – orchestra starts> slow jam> sax solo> slow jam> slow fade
**4/ Groove From The Louvre (9:50) – horns start>slow jams to midtempo> trumpet solo> uptempo jam> trumpet solo> uptempo jam> tuba solo slows to slow jam> crescendo end
*5/ Lunar Eclipse (6:29) – wild uptempo full orchestra starts> rocking uptempo jam slows on piano solo, then swings up again> drum solo> galloping uptempo jam with drum fills> quick stop
*6/ Moonstruck (1:49) – piano starts> slow jam> clarinet solo swings uptempo> uptempo jam> piano solo>uptempo jam> sax solo> trumpet solo> uptempo jam> crescendo end
7/ Eleven (5:25) – sax starts> uptempo jam quickly swings to fast tempo with heavy brass> Rhodes solo> sax solo> wild swinging uptempo jam> big brass kicks in> crescendo end

Track Listing
1.Subway 4.Groove From The Louvre
2.L L Funk 5.Lunar Eclipse
3.I Surrender 6.Moonstruck