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'Small Town' Bill Frisell + Thomas Morgan

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Jun 15, 2017 Updated Jun 16, 2017

Featured is a new album by Bill Frisell and Thomas Morgan, recorded live at the Village Vanguard.

Guitar icon Bill Frisell was recently on tour in Australia, and you may have heard our recording of his trio on the radio this week on Jazztrack - or the live stream on the ABC Jazz Facebook page (if not, take a look below). Adding to that, Frisell has also just released a new album on ECM with his touring bassist Thomas Morgan - recorded live at the Village Vanguard in New York.

Tracks in this feature

1. 'It Should've Happened A Long Time Ago' (Paul Motian)
2. 'Subconscious Lee' (Lee Konitz)
3. 'Song For Andrew No. 1' (Bill Frisell)
4. 'Wildwood Flower' (Joseph Philbrick Webster, Maud Irving)
5. 'Small Town' (Bill Frisell)
6. 'What A Party' (Dave Bartholomew, Fats Domino, Pearl King)
7. 'Poet - Pearl' (Bill Frisell, Thomas Morgan)
8. 'Goldfinger' (Anthony Newley, John Barry, Leslie Bricusse)

CD: Small Town by Bill Frisell + Thomas Morgan (ECM Records 2525); Audio available to stream for 1 month after initial feature broadcast.
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William Richard "Bill" Frisell (born March 18, 1951) is an American guitarist, composer and arranger. One of the leading guitarists in jazz since the late 1980s, Frisell's eclectic music touches on progressive folk, classical music, country music, noise music and more. He is known for using an array of effects to create unique sounds from his instrument. Biography: Early life and...

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