×

10% discount on your next order!

Subscribe to our newsletter and receive a personal discount code for 10% discount on a album of your choice! After subscribing, you will receive the code in your email. This code is only valid for 10 days!




The code is valid one time and valid for a 10 days after receiving the promotioncode. Your emailaddress will only be used by Challenge Records International and will not be given to 3rd party advertisers. If you have any questions please contact us.
Cover

Marion Brown

Echoes of blue

  • Type CD
  • Label Double Moon Records
  • UPC 0608917101522
  • Catalog number DMCHR 71015
  • Release date 01 January 2000
Physical (CD)

Free shipping in the EU, outside the EU from €5,-

€ 13.95
Add to cart
Product is on stock
Digital

Get the album digitally

High resolution download Spirit of Turtle iTunes

About the album

After a break of several years without a release, the American alto saxophonist set off on an – for him – unusual path with the ensemble JAZZ CUSSION. ECHOES OF BLUE is Brown’s first (although it is hard to believe) purely standard album ranging between ballads and Latin classics. It’s a professionally produced work, which lets his lyrical vein develop to its fullest. Reminisces of his mentors Duke Ellington (Prelude to a Kiss) und John Coltrane (Naima) are of course unavoidable. The musicians sketch light, airy outlines with virtuoso playing on guitar, double-bass, drums and percussion, which make the artistic encounter between JAZZ CUSSION and MARION BROWN into a thoroughly delightful experience. Especially the exciting dialog between Brown’s saxophone and Michael Möhring’s guitar gives the pieces a deeper, poetic dimension. This creates the decisive element shaping this album, which makes it clear that they have something to tell each other. Aside from Stella By Starlight – a rousing showcase for JAZZ CUSSION in a guitar-trio format – the American is the focal point of the music in all pieces: a revelation, not only for fans of Marion Brown!

  • 1
    1
    Mirante do vale
     
    08:29
  • 1
    2
    Naima
     
    06:23
  • 1
    3
    Little sunflower
     
    06:00
  • 1
    4
    You don't know what love is
     
    09:07
  • 1
    5
    Prelude to a kiss
     
    03:26
  • 1
    6
    Stella by starlight
     
    04:17
  • 1
    7
    Polka dots and moonbeams
     
    08:37
  • 1
    8
    Echoes of blue
     
    08:37
  • 1
    9
    Once I loved
     
    06:32

Add a comment


We need to make sure that you are really an human, please enter the code below.

code