Stan Getz The Final Concert Recording [Red Ink] (Live) (2-CD)

Rating 4.3
3 ratings
List Price: $13.98
Your Price: $12.58
You Save: $1.40 (10% Off)
Temporarily Out of Stock: We'll get more as soon as possible

Save for Later
Format: CD  (2 Discs)
Item:  EGLR 55891
Sorry, this product isn't currently available.
Enter your email address, we'll let you know when it's back in stock:
Loading...

Related products:

Top ranking titles in the Jazz genre:

CD Details

  • Number of Discs: 2
  • Released:
  • Label: Red Int / Red Ink

Entertainment Reviews:

Down Beat - 2/02, p.52
4 stars out of 5 - "...Getz is at the top of his form here..."
JazzTimes - 5/02, pp.118,120
"...Getz imbues selections with his trademark passion and beauty....impressive..."

Tracks on Disc 1:

  • 1.Apasionado
  • 2.On A Slow Boat To China
  • 3.Soul Eyes
  • 4.Espagnira (Espanola)
  • 5.Coba
  • 6.Seven Steps To Heaven
  • 7.El Cajon

Tracks on Disc 2:

  • 1.Your And Mine
  • 2.Voyage
  • 3.Lonely Lady
  • 4.Blood Count
  • 5.What Is This Thing Called Love?
  • 6.People Time
  • 7.Amorous Cat

Product Description:

Personnel: Stan Getz (tenor saxophone); Kenny Barron (piano); Eddie Del Barrio, Frank Zottoli (synthesizer); Alex Blake (bass); Terri Lyne Carrington (drums).
Recorded live at the Munich Philharmonic Hall, Munich, Germany in July 1990. Includes liner notes in Zan Stewart.
Personnel: Stan Getz (tenor saxophone); Kenny Barron (piano); Eduardo del Barrio, Frank Zottolik (synthesizer); Terri Lyne Carrington (drums).
Recording information: Munich Philharmonic Hall (1990).
Though Stan Getz was dying of cancer at the time of this 1990 performance, his signature sound is as full and lush as ever here. Five of these 14 tracks were premiered on his current studio album of the time, APASIONADO, which had been released earlier that year. Eddie Del Barrio, musical director and keyboardist for that release, is also on hand for this concert filling out the orchestrations with (mostly) subtle synthesizer pads. In his improvisations Getz walked a fine line between an ultra-cool and a hyper-romantic place. His behind-the-beat phrasing goes a long way in ballads such as "Lonely Lady" and Mal Waldron's "Soul Eyes," as well as mid- and up-tempo standards "Slow Boat to China" and "Seven Steps to Heaven." Getz's melodic flights of fancy and rhythmic suppleness lift the songs to unforeseen heights, bringing lively and thoughtful readings to the wildly appreciative jazz fans in Munich.

Music Lovers' Ratings & Reviews:

Customer Rating: Rating 4.3
Based on 3 ratings.
Be the first Music Lover to write an online review of this product!
Email Icon
Get Email Alerts for Stan Getz

Product Info:

  • Sales Rank: 107,829
  • UPC: 766925589128
  • Shipping Weight: 0.27/lbs (approx)
  • International Shipping: 2 items