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'Criss Cross' Florian Weber

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Sep 7, 2016 Updated Sep 16, 2016

Two of jazz's most distinct piano players are the inspiration for Florian Weber's new record - this week's feature.

Himself a pianist, Germany's Florian Weber explores the music of greats Thelonious Monk and Bill Evans through the lens of both the keyboard and the Fender Rhodes. Joining him in his bass-less trio are New York stalwarts Donny McCaslin on sax and Dan Weiss on drums. The album's named after a Monk composition, rather aptly titled Criss Cross.

Tracks in this feature

1. 'Since We Met' (B. Evans)
2. 'T.T.T.T' (B. Evans)
3. 'Ruby My Dear' (T. Monk)
4. 'Criss Cross' (T. Monk)
5. 'Time Remembered' (B. Evans)
6. 'Judas' (S. Germanotta, N. Khayat)
7. 'Four In One' (T. Monk)
8. 'Spring Is Here' (R. Rodgers)
9. 'Evidence' (T. Monk)
10. 'Round Midnight' (T. Monk)

CD: Criss Cross: Exploring the Music of Monk and Bill Evans by Florian Ross (Enja ENJ 96152); Audio available for 1 month after Feature Album broadcast.
Image: Wikimedia Commons
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