Rodin suite. Part one. L'Appel aux armes ; Part two. Dignity and despair (Burghers of Calais) ; Part three. I sol tace (Gates of Hell) ; Part four. Camille Claudel (L'eternel printemps) ; Part five. Epilogue (22:12)
Christian McBride's new quartet ably walks the razor's edge between thrilling virtuosity and gut-punch instinctiveness. Joining him are trumpeter Josh Evans, saxophonist Marcus Strickland, and drummer Nasheet Waits.
Pacific, MO : Mel Bay Publications ; Taga Publishing, 
Music score — 1 score (43 pages) ; 30 cm
Gypsy jazz guitarist Lagrène shares a variety on insights into playing gypsy jazz. Includes sections on Django Reinhardt-style rhythm examples; Django Reinhardt-style lines; Licks based on finger patterns; neighbor-note licks; diminished arpeggio licks; and other arpeggio licks. With a preface, interview with Lagrène, and brief history of Django Reinhardt.