Pletcher, Tom and Dick Hyman

Arbors, 2004CD
Instrument: Instrumental

Issue: 10.4

Jazz Ruler Type: Swing
O's Jazz Ruler

Performance: 4
Performance Chart

Sound: 4
Sound Chart

Score Chart

O’s Notes: If you want a strong dose of bubbly swinging jazz, this is the ticket. It seems that Arbors Records specializes in this area of jazz. Dick Hyman (p) and Tom Pletcher (cornet) are the feature artists on this session and they are joined by Dan Levinson (cl, sax), David Sager (tb), Vince Giordano (sax), Bob Leary (g) and Ed Metz (d). There are 18 songs in total including “Embraceable You”, “Fascinating Rhythm” and “I Got Rhythm”.