This is the kind of richly textured, reminiscent version of “Summertime” required as the first cool fingers of fall close around you.
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Diana Krall’s new take on “California Dreamin'” gives the Mamas and the Papas hit a much-needed makeover.
She explores this turbulently resonant tale with a South African guest vocalist.
Take everything else away, and Andy Bey’s vocal gift is revealed anew.
Her range is inspiring, her tone is deep, her fire is irrefutable.
This is an album of beauty – authentic, and from the heart.
Daring but not self indulgent, this double album would be a risk in lesser hands.
She remains a wonder of range and sassy interpretation.
Violette fits into no easy category, no pre-set box.
There is a serious big band push to Strength in Numbers, the new disc from the Pete McGuinness Jazz Orchestra. The Grammy-nominated composer, arranger, trombonist, and vocalist fronts an impressive group of New York players and sinks every ounce of his creative impulse into the material