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'Flowers' Jimmy Greene

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May 4, 2017 Updated May 12, 2017

Featured is a new album by saxophonist Jimmy Greene which is dedicated to his late daughter.

US saxophonist Jimmy Greene honors the memory of his late daughter, who was a victim of the 2012 Sandy Hook shooting with a follow-up of his acclaimed 2014 recording Beautiful Life. The new album is called Flowers, and Greene pays tribute with a series of new original tunes as well as one cover. He's joined by an A-list lineup, with names including drummers Otis Brown III and Jeff 'Tain' Watts, pianists Renee Rosnes and Kevin Hays, bassists John Patitucci and Ben Williams and guitarist Mike Moreno.

Tracks in this playlist

1. 'Big Guy'
2. 'Stanky Leg'
3. 'Flowers'
4. 'Second Breakfast'
5. 'Fun Circuits'
6. 'Stink Thumb'
7. 'Someday'
8. 'December'
9. 'Amantes'
10. 'Something About You' (M. King)
11. 'Thirty Two'

All compositions by Jimmy Greene except where noted.

CD: Flowers by Jimmy Greene (Mack Avenue Records MAC1118); Feature preview audio available for 1 month after broadcast.
Image: Jimmy Katz/Mack Avenue Records

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