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Beam Me Up by Michael Webster

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Album Title: Momentus
Label: OA2 Records
Released: 2012


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Fiona's Comments

Fascinating little album, presents waves of textures that sound inter-related, but differentiated to give it a sense of the expansive. The kind of album that likely reveals more of itself over time as the number of listens increases.

About the Album

New York-based saxophonist and composer Michael Webster presents a collection of nine original compositions featuring trumpeter Ingrid Jensen and vibraphonist Chris Dingman, along with some of the leading NYC jazz musicians of his generation. Working with all the textural and orchestration options his sextet allows, Webster stretches the possibilities of form while never losing his focus on the strength and clarity of the melodies.


Michael Webster
Michael Webster

saxophone, tenor

Date featured

December 24, 2012

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