Gary Bartz West 42nd Street (Live)

West 42nd Street (Live)
10% OFF
Rating 5.0
1 rating
LOW STOCK: Only 3 copies left
List Price: $11.98
Your Price: $10.78
You Save: $1.20 (10% Off)
Available: Usually ships in 1-3 business days
Item:  CND 79049
on most orders of $75
Brand New

Related products:

CD Details

  • Released:
  • Originally Released: 2008
  • Label: Candid Records


  • 1.West 42nd Street (6.12)
  • 2.Speak Low (19.07)
  • 3.It's Easy To Remember (11.43)
  • 4.Cousins (10.00)
  • 5.The Night Has A Thousand Eyes (18.53)

Product Description:

Recorded live at Birdland, New York City in 1990.
Gary Bartz Quintet: Gary Bartz (alto, soprano saxophone); Claudio Roditi (trumpet, flugelhorn); John Hicks (piano); Ray Drummond (bass instrument); Al Foster (drums).
After a long period of indifferent recordings, altoist Gary Bartz started to fulfill his potential in the early '90s. Joined by a superb rhythm section (comprised of pianist John Hicks, bassist Ray Drummond, and drummer Al Foster) and trumpeter Claudio Roditi (whose restrained power complements rather than competes with Bartz), the altoist really stretches out, particularly on "Speak Low" and "The Night Has a Thousand Eyes" which both clock in at within seven seconds of 19 minutes apiece. Bartz is quite lyrical on a superior version of "It's Easy to Remember" and also takes inventive solos on his modal blues "Cousins" and Wilbur Harden's "West 42nd Street." A highly recommended gem. ~ Scott Yanow

Music Lovers' Ratings & Reviews:

Be the first Music Lover to write an online review of this product!

Similar Products:

Music Categories:
Email Icon
Get Email Alerts for Gary Bartz

Product Info:

  • Sales Rank: 114,844
  • UPC: 708857904921
  • Shipping Weight: 0.21/lbs (approx)
  • International Shipping: 1 item