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Expressions

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Expressions

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Chick Corea
genre:
Jazz

We gave it a B+

Stripped down to just a well-tuned, crisply manipulated piano with no electronics, Chick Corea gives a rare showcase of his solo skills on Expressions. As jazz interpreters go, Corea draws more on flamenco than on the blues and favors gymnastic flourishes over raw, exploratory gray zones. But his signature touch and technical aplomb are, as always, something to admire. B+