check out George Russell Sextet playing “LYDIOT”, (George Russell, Eric Dolphy, Don Ellis, David Baker, Steve Swallow, Joe Hunt)…so hip.
This is classic George Russell, 1961,really displaying on piano what Bill Evans had to deal with on Living Time….11 years later!! Also so great to hear David Baker, Dolphy and Don Ellis. The rhythm section of George, Swallow and Joe Hunt are one. Enjoy this! …
Myself on piano, Peter Erskine, drums; Darek Oles, bass; Ambrose Akinmusire, trumpet and Greg Johnson, saxophone. Hope you all can make it! http://www.levittpavilionpasadena.org/
check it out: http://www.keyboardmag.com/article/improvise-with-intervals/148288
at the Presbyterian Church in Pasadena. Please come and be with us…For more info on the address and time of the concert, please go to my blog page or click on the “READ MORE” button to go there….. click here for more info.
to celebrate David Baker’s 80th Birthday!! We are all alumni, and studied under David at I.U. It’s going to be a GROOVE…..
playing my arrangement of Con Alma. Enjoy the music! AP
Alan Pasqua, Gene Perla and Peter Erskine Trio this coming Saturday night at Alva’s Showroom, San Pedro, 8PM
Our good friend and bassist extraordinaire Gene Perla will be in town this week. Peter and I are lucky to grab him for an evening of trio music, some old, some new. I hope you can join us for what will be a very special …
Presenting Concepts for Improvisation, Volume 3! I have included 13 of my compositions transcribed as I played them on various recordings. Includes “Highway 14”, “Barcelona”, “My New Old Friend”, “To Love Again”, “Vienna”, “San Michele”, and “Surrender” among others. You may order it …