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Jessica Williams , Leroy Vinnegar with Mel Brown - Encounters download album

  • Performer: Jessica Williams
  • Title: Encounters
  • Genre: Jazz
  • Country: US
  • Formats: FLAC MOD TTA DTS DMF WMA MMF
  • Released: 1994
  • Style: Contemporary Jazz, Bop
  • MP3 album: 1221 mb
  • FLAC album: 1536 mb
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Jessica Williams , Leroy Vinnegar with Mel Brown  - Encounters download album

Bass – Leroy Vinnegar. Drums – Mel Brown (2). Piano – Jessica Williams (3). Notes. recorded live at Atwater's Restaurant, Portland, Oregon.

Bass – Leroy Vinnegar. Recorded live at Atwater's, Portland, Oregon, September 10, 1994.

Cover information about the songs on the release Encounters by Jessica Williams, Leroy Vinnegar with Mel Brown: who covered the songs, who sang the originals.

Jessica Williams puts on a typically dynamic performance on this live trio set with bassist Leroy Vinnegar and drummer Mel Brown. She performs more standards than usual; in fact, only her atmospheric "The Sheikh" is an original. Williams' complete control of the piano, her wit, and her ability to come up with fresh variations during lengthy renditions of familiar songs make this yet another one of her CDs well worth picking up. Among the highlights are "If I Were a Bell," "Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams" and Thelonious Monk's "We Se.

Bass – Leroy Vinnegar Drums – Mel Brown Piano – Jessica Williams.

Williams, p; Leroy Vinnegar, b; Mel Brown, d. Recorded live at Atwater's, Portland, OR, . Jessica Williams fans are in for a real treat in Encounters. And for those unfamiliar with her work, this CD is the perfect introduction to one of the leading lights of jazz piano today. The recording is both very clear and (at the same time) highly atmospheric - take Equinox, for example, which is late-night music- in the way that Kind of Blue is late-night music.

Tracklist

1 Introduction/Equinox 12:53
2 Berkshire Blues 10:03
3 If I Were A Bell 13:39
4 The Sheikh 8:46
5 Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams 7:43
6 Say It Over And Over Again 8:59
7 We See 7:37

Credits

  • Bass – Leroy Vinnegar
  • Drums – Mel Brown
  • Piano – Jessica Williams

Notes

Recorded live at Atwater's, Portland, Oregon, September 10, 1994

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
005 Jessica Williams & Leroy Vinnegar With Mel Brown Jessica Williams & Leroy Vinnegar With Mel Brown - Encounters ‎(CD, Album) Jazz Focus 005 US 1994


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