Thursday, January 19, 2017

Brian Dickinson Quintet, The - The Rhythm Method (ADDO RECORDS 2017)

Worldwide Release Date: January 20th, 2017

The ten tracks are all original compositions by the leader including, “Orion”, a tribute to the great Wayne Shorter and “The Rhythm Method Suite”, a series of compositions inspired by the music of Lennie Tristano.

Veteran jazz pianist Brian Dickinson has been a mainstay on the Toronto jazz scene for over thirty years. As well as leading his own trio, quartet, quintet and (most lately!) big band projects, he can be heard in bands led by Pat LaBarbera and Kirk MacDonald. He has also worked and recorded with Kenny Wheeler, Jerry Bergonzi, Lee Konitz and Tom Harrell among many others.

Open Season
Bon Voyage
The Rhythm Method Suite: Lennie's Loonies
Trane Trip
Stepping Out
It's Hugh Or Nolan
Raking Leaves

Kelly Jefferson: tenor sax
Luiz Deniz; alto sax
Neil Swainson: bass
Ted Warren: drums