Dee Dee Bridgewater Live at Yoshi's

Live at Yoshi's
10% OFF
Rating 5.0
14 ratings
11 copies available
List Price: $11.98
Your Price: $10.78
You Save: $1.20 (10% Off)
Available: Usually ships in 1-3 business days
Item:  EMA 001383502

Related products:

CD Details

  • Released:
  • Originally Released: 2010
  • Label: Emarcy / Umgd

Entertainment Reviews:

CMJ - 3/6/00, p.35
"...Bridgewater is the closest thing that we have to an Ella Fitzgerald....she never hesitates at taking a song over the top. This recording captures her in her element..."
JazzTimes - 5/00, pp.119-20
"...[She] is a spellbinding performer....[This] is her finest recording to date, brimming with energy, warmth and humor..."

Tracks:

  • 1.Undecided
  • Buy for $0.992.(I'd Like To Get You On A) Slow Boat To China
  • 3.Stairway To The Stars
  • Buy for $0.994.What A Little Moonlight Can Do
  • Buy for $0.995.Sex Machine
  • 6.Midnight Sun
  • Buy for $0.997.Cherokee
  • 8.Love For Sale
  • 9.Cotton Tail

Product Description:

Personnel includes: Dee Dee Bridgewater (vocals); Theirry Eliez (piano, organ); Thomas Bramerie (double bass); Ali Jackson (drums, percussion).
Recorded live at Yoshi's, Oakland, California from April 23-25, 1998. Includes liner notes by Dan Quellette.
LIVE AT YOSHI'S was nominated for the 2001 Grammy Award for Best Jazz Vocal Album.
If there is ever an energy shortage on par with the one in the mid-'70s, it would behoove consumers to figure out how to harness what Dee Dee Bridgewater puts out. In this live set from Oakland's classy Yoshi's, one can't help but wonder if there's something that this immensely talented lady can't do. Whether it is interpreting lyrics of choice standards such as "Cherokee," "Stairway to the Stars" or "Love for Sale," sounding like Ella (or a trombone!), or doing a totally convincing version of James Brown's "Get Up I Feel Like Being a Sex Machine," Ms. Bridgewater is both electric and in charge. The precision with which the tasteful arrangements are executed is nearly frightening--these are not pick-up musicians. Listen to the groove-tambourine intro to "Slow Boat to China," the scat-trombone stylings on "Stairway to the Stars," and the breathtaking tempo of "What a Little Moonlight Can Do"--LIVE AT YOSHI'S is full of surprises like these and more.

Music Lovers' Ratings & Reviews:

Customer Rating: Rating 5.0
Based on 14 ratings.
Be the first Music Lover to write an online review of this product!

Similar Products:

Genre:
Music Categories:
Email Icon
Get Email Alerts for Dee Dee Bridgewater

Product Info:

  • UPC: 602527040363
  • Shipping Weight: 0.25/lbs (approx)
  • International Shipping: 1 item

Top ranking CD:


To place an order or for customer service, call toll-free 1-800-336-4627 or outside the United States, call 1-610-649-7565
Open Monday - Friday: 7am-10pm, Saturday: 9am-9pm, Sunday: 10am-8pm (Eastern Time)