Criss Cross Jazz 1259 CD
Available: February 15, 2005
Orrin Evans' sixth date as a leader
for Criss Cross reunites the award
winning pianist and composer with his mentor and longtime colleague,
master saxophonist Ralph Bowen.
The quartet session introduces five exciting new original compositions
and reexamines three Evans' songs from his first two releases for
Tenor saxophonist J.D. Allen is added to the group
on Evans' stirring of Horace Silvers' Song for my Father.
In the rhythm section bassist Mike Boone
or Eric Revis,
and drummer Rodney Green or Byron Landham.