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Capetown Flowers

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Capetown Flowers

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Abdullah Ibrahim
genre:
Jazz

We gave it an A-

South African expatriate pianist Abdullah Ibrahim can be the world’s gentlest jazz player. His art lies in his ability to never let serenity dissolve into passivity. Working with a trio in Capetown Flowers, Ibrahim extracts maximum power from understatement — even the extended pieces have the polished gleam of perfect miniatures. A-