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Wild as Springtime

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Wild as Springtime

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Lee Konitz
Producers:
Candid
genre:
Jazz

We gave it a B+

If, as the liner notes claim, this lyrical 1984 duet recording first saw release sometime last decade, the news may come as a big surprise even to staunch Lee Konitz fans. Rescued from obscurity, with three tracks added, Wild as Springtime echoes its name: Altoist Konitz and pianist Harold Danko stay feisty and probing in their interplay, yet serene and seasonal in their general demeanor. B+