Take Five With...
- Epistrophy by Chris May
A live wire of a tune. Band embraces the composition as if it's their favorite tune to play. Their enthusiasm is infectious, and it makes this a very enjoyable listen. Straight-ahead jazz from the London scene.
The title track of UK pianist Tim Richards' latest trio CD is is a groove-based composition based around three minor chords. See Tim Richards' profile for a YouTube clip of the trio playing this track at London's famous 606 Jazz Club. The CD features Dominic Howles (double bass) and Jeff Lardner (drums). It includes 3 other originals by Tim alongside fresh treatments of standards such as Love for Sale, Come Sunday, Prelude to a Kiss, Bolivia, This Here, You're my Everything, and Bud Powell's Un Poco Loco. Tim Richards (piano) Dominic Howles (bass) Jeff Lardner (drums)comments powered by Disqus