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1+1

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1+1

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter
Producers:
Verve
genre:
Jazz

We gave it an A

From Herbie Hancock’s first stark, compelling acoustic piano notes to Wayne Shorter’s final taut soprano sax tones, one is struck by the depth of these duets. There’s a seriousness of purpose here, at times a profundity one might never have dreamed lay in their future from some of their earlier works. The music in 1+1 is not always pretty, but it is honest — and strong. A

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