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Remembering Tree Friends

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Remembering Tree Friends

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Kirk Nurock
genre:
Jazz

We gave it a B

You’re forgiven if you’ve never heard of Kirk Nurock, whose talent turns out to be commensurate with his longtime obscurity. An introspective modern pianist whose dark-toned playing repels the glib and familiar, Nurock is given expert support on his arresting originals by drummer Bobby Previte and bassist Harvie Swartz. Nurock’s proof that brilliance and fame often mix like oil and water. B