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Fourth week, fourth pianist: when Brad Mehldau came into my listenings – it caused an immediate impact – the way each hand played a separate melody, his obsessive attention to detail, the dynamics of the improvisation, made clear we were in presence of an extraordinary musician/performer.
Today’s TOP 10 – TUESDAY, MAY 05, 2015
“We search the internet everyday looking for the very best of What’s Happening
(primarily Manhattan’s WestSide), so that you don’t have to. 958 more words
Pianist Harold Mabern celebrates his 79th birthday today. I had a chance to hear him last night playing bassist Gregory Ryan’s weekly gig at at a midtown steakhouse (Joe Farnsworth on drums). 3,290 more words