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Kaleidoscope [CD]

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SKU:
MAC 1037
UPC:
673203103726
Condition:
New
Weight:
0.12 KGS
Format:
CD
UPC:
673203103726
Release date:
18 Dec. 2008
Discs:
1

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Product Description

Trumpeter Sean Jones is renowned as a leader, educator, composer and lead trumpet with Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra but with this colorful collaboration, 'Kaleidoscope', Jones uses his diversity and vast experience to showcase some of the major artists of his generation. In fact, 'Kaleidoscope' is Jones' most versatile release to date, artfully constructing a palette of musical elements, styles, and artists drawn from different stages of his career. In addition - for the first time - Jones spotlights vocals alongside his newly expanded touring band. Special guests include world-renowned gospel vocalist Kim Burrell, rising star vocalists Gretchen Parlato, Carolyn Perteete, JD Walter, as well as Mack Avenue label mate Sachal Vasandani.

Personnel: 
Sean Jones - (trumpet), Orrin Evans - (piano), Brian Hogans - (alto sax, flute, fender rhodes), Obed Calvaire - (drums, percussion), Luques Curtis - (acoustic bass), Walter Smith III - (tenor sax) plus guest vocalists: Kim Burrell, Gretchen Parlato, Carolyn Perteete, JD Walter & Sachal Vasandani

 

Review

(4 stars) An album of overwhelming finesse...casts classy voices against an equally classy ensemble.
-- Echoes, (Kevin Le Gendre), December 2007

(4 stars) Jones uses his fourth album to showcase the talents of others...a generous gesture yielding substantial results.
-- MOJO, (Chris Ingham), March 2008

(4 stars) There is plenty here for full-on jazzers and song-savourers alike, which is rare.
-- The Guardian, (John Fordham), January 4, 2008

Sean Jones continues to grow by leaps and bounds...a marvellous musician with a wide appeal. -- Jazzwise, (Tony Hall), February 2008

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