The Jazz Sessions Greg Osby Solos Dvd
THE JAZZ SESSIONS GREG OSBY SOLOS DVD
The Jazz Sessions series spotlights unaccompanied performances bysome of the legends and bright young stars of the jazz world. Designed and recorded specifically for television, this Solos DVD offers viewers front row seats for an intimate and unique jazz experience. Each program features complete musical pieces, insightful interviews, and behind-the-scenes footage. Shot in stunning HDTV with multiple moving cameras and a medley of elegant cinematic lighting, it showcases an exciting and dynamic variety of jazz styles – from the blues and boogie-woogie to bebop and the experimental.
Saxophonist, composer, producer and educator Greg Osby has made an indelible mark on contemporary jazzas a leader of his own ensembles and as a guest artist with other accla imed jazz groups for the past 20 years. Highly regarded for his insightful and innovative approach to composition and performance, Osby has earned numerous awards and critical acclaim. In this special set of solo performances, Osby explores a range of emotional and musical states, alwaysseeking to tie his ideas together; his long alto-lines linger in the ai r as he weaves new ideas beneath and over-top. A true innovator, these solos showcase an artist unadorned, free to pursue his musical alchemy. Songs include: Mentor's Praise • Minstrale • Cyrille in Motion • Equalatogram • Visitation • Six of One. 50 minutes.
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