Konitz, Lee

Milestone, 2004CD
Instrument: Saxophone

Issue: 10.3

Jazz Ruler Type: Bebop
O's Jazz Ruler

Performance: 3
Performance Chart

Sound: 4
Sound Chart

Score Chart

O’s Notes: This is an amalgamation of sorts originally recorded in 1969. The program consists of several bebop tunes most notably “Body and Soul”; some free jazz like on the title track and a couple of others written by Dick Katz and a jazz transformation of 3 Bartók pieces. There are thirteen songs in all including three bonus tracks. The musicians are Marshall Brown (tb), Dick Katz (p), Eddie Gomez (b), Jack DeJohnette (d) and leader Lee Konitz (sax).