marcus-roberts,Portraits in Blue, Jazz Music For: Seduction, Classic Jazz [Sony] [Slipcase]
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Down Beat (11/96, p.53) - 4.5 Stars (out of 5) - "...PORTRAITS IN BLUE begins with Roberts' often stunning revamping of Gershwin's `Rhapsody In Blue.' He fleshes out the jazz underpinnings already present in the original work and lets them breathe..."JazzTimes (10/96, p.86) - "...The recording and the concept fall within the realm of symphonic jazz. Thankfully, there's a lack of pretense that usually accompanies such projects....this is an enjoyable album that achieves its goals with all the neatness, thoroughness and ingenuity typical of Roberts."Musician (8/96, pp.87-88) - "...It takes guts to anticipate critical disapproval by grabbing onto something like the `Rhapsody' and really shaking it up. Marcus Roberts, the most idiosyncratic and uncompromising pianist of his generation, does exactly this on PORTRAITS IN BLUE..."0.4061726

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