L. CORYELL, B. ASSAD & J. ABERCROMBIE THREE GUITARS CD
What happens when you combine three guitar masters, each with a lifelong of
impressive musical experiences, and have them play together for the first time
in the wonderful acoustic setting of New York's St. Peter's Church? You have the
ideal set of ingredients for an eclectic and original masterpiece.
Blending a creative mix of styles in his playing, John Ambercrombie is regarded
as one of the most influential guitarists of the last 25 years. His style
continues to evolve as he has worked with such musicians as Johnny Hammond,
Chico Hamilton, Billy Cobham and Dave Holland to name a few.
One of the most exciting and innovative guitar players performing today in
Brazil's Badi Assad. A virtuoso whose technical ability never overshadows the
viscersl impact of her playing, Assad, is, quite simply, a wonder to behold. On
this project Badi exhibits her amazing talents by adding to her unique mouth and
body percussion techniques.
Larry Coryell formed The Eleventh House, one of fusion's most influential groups
in the 1970's and has unleashed his guitar sorcery with everyone from Dizzy
Gillespie and Charles Mingus to Randy Brecker and Chico Hamilton. On this, his
second Checky Records release, Larry continues to develop new and exciting ideas
as he travels through a musical landscape as one of the pioneers of modern
With their signature high-resolution recording process, Chesky Records captures
with amazing sonic clarity, this historic combination of three original styles
and creative personalities to bring you one "unforgettable experience."
Musicians: Larry Coryell, Badi Assad, John Abercrombie, guitars.
1. Seu Jorge e Dona Ica
2. New Lute Prelude
3. New Lute Interlude
5. After the Rain
6. Descending Grace
8. No Flight Tonight
9. Ralph's Piano Waltz
10. Suspended Circles
11. Exercise in Fourths
12. Autumn Breeze