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New York Encounter by Michael Simon

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Album Title: New York Encounter
Label: Fresh Sound New Talent
Released: 2010

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Fiona's Comments

Nice straight-ahead piece with latin flavor. Thoroughly enjoyable jazz tune that skips right along until it takes off at the mid-point with a lovely sax solo. Wonderful tune. A reminder of why we love jazz.

About the Album

New York Encounter is also the title song specially written for the Big Apple recording locale. Inspired by the reunion of the Simon brothers, the repertoire varies from groovy and energetic to straight ahead jazz and subtle pieces. Michael Simon (tp, flh), Miguel Zenon (as), Peter Brainin (ts), Ed Simon (p), Andy Gonzalez, Boris Kozlov (b), Marlon Simon (d, perc), Roberto Quintero (perc).

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August 26, 2011

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