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Big Band Record

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Big Band Record

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Ray Anderson
Producers:
Gamavision
genre:
Jazz

We gave it a B

The most extraordinary trombonist of our time is teamed with one of Europe’s pre-eminent jazz orchestras, that of Swiss pianist-composer-arranger George Gruntz. But the anticipated magic doesn’t always happen on Big Band Record. Ray Anderson’s facility inspires awe, but the arrangements- while inventive and surprising-are often so thickly written that the trombonist’s personality gets smothered.

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