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Claire Martin - A Modern Art - muszeroldal.hu


01 October 2009
muszeroldal.hu
Rudolf Radnai

Claire Martin a BBC/British Jazz Awards ötszörös gyoztese a világ egyik legismertebb jazz énekesnoje a híres Ronnie Scott's klubban mutatta be ezt az új lemezét. A kiváló énekesno 1991-ben szerzodött le a Linn lemezkiadóhoz és ez a 13. lemez is jól mutatja a kapcsolat eredményességét. A lemez címe modern muvészetre utal, és a lemezen hallható számok valóban nem tartoznak a jazz koncerteken megszokott standard-ek közé. Két saját szerzemény mellett Pat Coleman, Esbjörn Svensson, Rebekka Bakken, Lauren Kinhan számai szerepelnek a lemezen, amely a Linn kiadótól megszokott kiváló hangminoségu.
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