Gary Bartz Episode One Children of Harlem

Episode One Children of Harlem
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CD Details

  • Released: October 1, 1995
  • Label: Challenge

Entertainment Reviews:

Down Beat - 5/95, p.45
4 Stars - Very Good - "...EPISODE ONE CHILDREN OF HARLEM is a nostalgic journey through Harlem with a quartet of musicians who lived there....Bartz and Willis complement each other well..."

Tracks:

  • 1.Amos N'Andy Theme One & Spoken Intro
  • 2.Tap Dancer
  • 3.If This Isn't Love
  • 4.Tico Tico
  • 5.Ezekial Saw The Wheel
  • 6.Children Of Harlem
  • 7.Crazy She Calls Me
  • 8.Heavy Blue
  • 9.Ruby Begonia & Amos N'Andy Theme Two

Product Description:

Personnel: Gary Bartz (alto & soprano saxophones); Larry Willis (piano); Buster Williams (bass); Ben Riley (drums).
Although the theme of this CD is ostensibly supposed to be nostalgia for Harlem, the music (which includes the "Amos N'Andy Theme") actually has little to do with the subject. However Bartz (who is heard on alto and soprano) is in fine form playing with a top-notch quartet that also includes pianist Larry Willis, bassist Buster Williams and drummer Ben Riley. The hard-bop oriented music includes a few standards (including "Tico Tico" and "Crazy She Calls me") and three originals by either Bartz or Willis. It's not essential but enjoyable. ~ Scott Yanow

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