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Directions in Music: Live at Massey Hall

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Directions in Music: Live at Massey Hall

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Michael Brecker, Herbie Hancock, Roy Hargrove
Producers:
Verve

We gave it a B+

The Toronto crowd cheers loudly between tunes. And well they should—this triumvirate exudes post-bop authority and fame. Mostly drawn from Coltrane’s, Miles’, and Hancock’s catalogs, these directions in music are nothing new. But Hargrove solos with freshly lit fire, as Hancock chases Brecker down some dangerous harmonic avenues. B+

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