Criss Cross Jazz 1285 CD

David Binney

Cities And Desire

Available: September 19, 2006

With Cities and Desire, his second Criss Cross release, alto saxophonist-composer David Binney presents an intense, well-knit suite of compositions informed by the sounds and signals he's absorbed while traveling through such cities as Lisbon, London, Toronto, Rome, Montreal, as well as his birthplace (Miami), his hometown (Los Angeles), his present home (New York), and the beach community of Carpinteria (CA).

Returning from Bastion of Sanity, his inaugural Criss Cross session, are bassist Thomas Morgan and drummer-tablist Dan Weiss; tenor saxophonist Mark Turner and pianist Craig Taborn are creative foils par excellence.

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Barcode 8 712474 128525
play 1. Lisbon (David Binney)  3:40
play 2. London (David Binney)  10:36
play 3. Intro To Toronto (David Binney)  4:01
play 4. Toronto (David Binney)  8:44
play 5. Los Angeles (David Binney)  6:57
play 6. Intro To Carpinteria (David Binney)  2:16
play 7. Carpinteria (David Binney)  3:43
play 8. Intro To Rome (David Binney)  3:57
play 9. Rome (David Binney)  9:12
play 10. Montreal (David Binney)  4:36
play 11. Intro To Miami (David Binney)  1:01
play 12. Miami (David Binney)  9:22
play 13. New York City (David Binney)  7:38

play Total Time: 75:52
Recorded March 18, 2006 in Brooklyn, NY, USA by Max Bolleman

David Binney (As)
Mark Turner (Ts)
Craig Taborn (P)
Thomas Morgan (B)
Dan Weiss (D)

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