The one jam-session standard, Sonny Rollins' "Airegin," brings out some of Mehldau's fastest and hippest playing — his, and the rhythm section's. The pianist builds his improvisation like a master storyteller.
He keeps you hanging in to see how the next twist resolves, then brings you back just when you think he's lost you. His left hand supplies just enough atmosphere to color the tale. Brad Mehldau is a hell of a piano player, but he doesn't always grab me. Shop Amazon. More How Can We Wake? Josephine Davies. Human Dust Suite Miki Yamanaka. You're It! All About Jazz needs your support Donate. It was music I wrote to play with them specifically.
His Nonesuch release, Modern Music , paired him with fellow jazz pianist Kevin Hays and classical composer-arranger Patrick Zimmerli. As the Times of London noted upon the Nonesuch release last December of The Art of the Trio Recordings , a deluxe seven-disc set, "His band became the most influential new piano trio of the Nineties, a subtle mix of tradition and innovation. Drummer Ballard, who joined the trio in , "has proved to be a brilliant replacement for the original percussionist," the New Yorker praised while covering the group's January residency at the Village Vanguard, where the trio had recorded a Nonesuch live disc.
Ode further ties Meldhau's personal history into those of his progenitors and his peers, with songs inspired by and dedicated to such fellow artists as the late saxophonist Michael Brecker "M. These new tracks are, in Mehldau's opinion, quite literally odes, "tributes to someone else Buy new:. Ships from: Amazon. Sold by: Amazon. FREE Shipping on your first order. Arrives: Saturday, Oct 3. Fastest delivery: Thursday, Oct 1 Order within 23 hrs and 31 mins Details. Only 7 left in stock - order soon.
Add to Cart. Secure transaction. Your transaction is secure. Buy Loading. More Love this track. Play album Buy Loading. Scrobble Stats? What is scrobbling? Artist images 5 more. Brad Mehldau Trio , listeners Related Tags jazz piano contemporary jazz Mehldau plays original compositions, jazz standards and jazz arrangements of popular music, especially rock music.
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Hard bop, hip hop, free jazz, groove, electro, calypso, experimental or Caribbean: the key players of the new British jazz scene are open to everything. Here we look back over ten essential albums. After his major success with a triple album, he went on to repeat this with a double one! Kamasi Washington charms and intrigues well beyond the jazz sphere.
Working with Kendrick Lamar and Snoop Dogg, and most importantly as the head of the West Coast Get Down collective, the charismatic saxophonist from Los Angeles brings an incredible wave of excitement to the contemporary jazz scene. Categories: All Back.Album · · 10 Songs. Available with an Apple Music subscription. Try it free.