The Talisman

Dave Pietro

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Format: CD

Cat No: SCCD31955

Release Date:  19 January 2024

Label:  SteepleChase

Packaging Type:  Jewel Case

No of Units:  1

Barcode:  716043195527

Genres:  Jazz  Contemporary  

  • Description

    SteepleChase kicks off 2024 with the new recording by Dave Pietro, New York scene's hugely in-demand alto saxophonist/composer/educator, whose pure personal voice is noted as "one of the most appealing alto sounds in jazz" (Chuck Berg, JazzTimes).

    On this his debut album for the label Pietro put together a gripping selection of tunes new and old including an adaptation of Mahler's adagietto from 5th symphony executed by Pietro's hand-picked group with limitless creativity.

    Dave Pietro: alto saxophone
    Scott Wendholt: trumpet
    Gary Versace: piano
    Jay Anderson: bass
    Billy Drummond: drums

  • Tracklisting

      Disc 1

      Side 1

      • 1. Essence
      • 2. The Windmills Of Your Mind
      • 3. Auriga
      • 4. The Talisman
      • 5. Alexandra
      • 6. Yvette
      • 7. Eternal Optimism
      • 8. Until The Day 0
      • 9. Adagietto from symphony #5