By Steve Futterman
Updated June 18, 1999 at 04:00 AM EDT

The stability and continual growth of pianist Corea’s acoustic sextet is one of the more heartening developments in jazz in recent years. Their first studio effort, Change, is a sparkling display for his lively post-bop playing and writing, as well as the attention-grabbing contributions of saxophonists Steve Wilson and Bob Sheppard, trombonist Steve Davis, and a stinging rhythm section. B