Feel the Blues with all that Jazz
English (United Kingdom)Polish (Poland)
Home Jazz Branford Marsalis Branford Marsalis Quartet – Contemporary Jazz (2000)

Branford Marsalis Quartet – Contemporary Jazz (2000)

User Rating: / 2
PoorBest 

Branford Marsalis Quartet – Contemporary Jazz (2000)


1. In The Crease
2. Requiem
3. Elysium
4. Cheek To Cheek
5. Tain Mutiny
6. Ayanna
7. Countronius Rex

Musicians:
Branford Marsalis - Saxophones
Joey Calderazzo - Piano
Jeff "Tain" Watts - Drums
Eric Revis – Bass

 

On Contemporary Jazz, Branford Marsalis shows clear evidence that he's far from satisfied in his quest for excellence on his horns and with his composer's pen. Writing with an exceptional sense of rhythm in particular, Marsalis churns out an eight-chapter gem with this outing. Though he's become a real contender on the soprano saxophone, Contemporary Jazz is a straight, tenorsax quartet date. Marsalis regales in his quartet's company, which has become a real band now that pianist Joey Calderazzo and bassist Eric Revis have been fully indoctrinated in the keen communication between Marsalis and drummer Jeff "Tain" Watts. That communication is now a four-way roundtable, making this band one of the most impressive working today. The lone standard, "Cheek to Cheek," opens with its melody implied and closes as a giddy mambo. Ever the trickster, Marsalis ends the CD with a hidden track, "Sleepy Hollow," a blues that would do Ben Webster proud. But from the rollicking opener, "In the Crease," to the lovely tone poem "Requiem" that follows, and from Tain's clap-happy, Mississippi-muddy "Countronious Rex" to the outer edges the band exhaustively explores on "Elysium," Contemporary Jazz is a complete package. ---Willard Jenkins, jazztimes.com

download: uploaded yandex 4shared mediafire solidfiles mega zalivalka filecloudio anonfiles oboom

back

Last Updated (Monday, 04 August 2014 12:32)

 

Before downloading any file you are required to read and accept the
Terms and Conditions.

If you are an artist or agent, and would like your music removed from this site,
please e-mail us on
abuse@theblues-thatjazz.com
and we will remove them as soon as possible.


Polls
What music genre would you like to find here the most?
 
Now onsite:
  • 184 guests
Content View Hits : 92629134