Criss Cross Jazz 1251 CD

Jim Rotondi Quintet

New Vistas

Available: May 10, 2004

Jim Rotondi's fifth Criss Cross album frames the trumpeter's golden tone in a new context - to be specific, long-time Criss Cross guitar-organ team Peter Bernstein and Sam Yahel, omniscient drummer Bill Stewart, and protean a new sound tenor saxman Chris Potter.
The program alternates white-hot and mellow feels in equal measure; everything is sustained by the inner flame of swing.

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Barcode 8 712474 1251 28
play 1. Blues Nouveau (Jim Rotondi)  8:23
play 2. John Force (Jim Rotondi)  7:39
play 3. Firewater (Buster Williams)  6:42
play 4. My Love Waits (Duke Pearson)  7:30
play 5. Autumn Chill (Peter Bernstein)  6:54
play 6. Isn't It A Pity (George Gershwin)  8:40
play 7. Assisi (Chris Potter)  7:10
play 8. Stranger Than Fiction (Jim Rotondi)  6:19

play Total Time: 59:23
Recorded November 1, 2003 in Brooklyn, NY, USA by Max Bolleman

Jim Rotondi (Tp / Flh)
Chris Potter (Ts / Fl)
Peter Bernstein (G)
Sam Yahel (Hammond B3 organ)
Bill Stewart (D)

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