Take Five

Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Ken Dryden
Small groups with multiple trombones have usually been one-shot affairs or consisting of just two brass instruments, like J.J. Johnson and Kai Winding's group of the mid-'50s. But Super Trombone have evidently gained sufficient popularity in Japan to record several CDs, as this septet features four trombonists, including Jim Pugh, Ray Anderson, Dave Bargeron, and Dave Taylor. With arrangements by David Matthews, the group offers enticing interpretations of jazz classics like Dizzy Gillespie's "Be Bop," Horace Silver's "Song for My Father," and Paul Desmond's "Take Five," featuring strong solos and tight ensemble work. One surprise is a jumping setting of rocker Boz Scaggs' ...
See more details below
This CD is Not Available through BN.com

Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Ken Dryden
Small groups with multiple trombones have usually been one-shot affairs or consisting of just two brass instruments, like J.J. Johnson and Kai Winding's group of the mid-'50s. But Super Trombone have evidently gained sufficient popularity in Japan to record several CDs, as this septet features four trombonists, including Jim Pugh, Ray Anderson, Dave Bargeron, and Dave Taylor. With arrangements by David Matthews, the group offers enticing interpretations of jazz classics like Dizzy Gillespie's "Be Bop," Horace Silver's "Song for My Father," and Paul Desmond's "Take Five," featuring strong solos and tight ensemble work. One surprise is a jumping setting of rocker Boz Scaggs' "We're All Alone," which fits in perfectly. Matthews' driving bop vehicle "Pop Up" is an excellent closer. Pianist Bill Mays, bassist Chip Jackson, and drummer Jeff Ballard make up the potent rhythm section.
Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • Release Date: 1/1/2005
  • Label: Video Arts Music
  • EAN: 4988112412279
  • Catalog Number: 1171

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Captain Caribe (7:32)
  2. 2 Be Bop (6:00)
  3. 3 Song for My Father (7:27)
  4. 4 We're All Alone (5:07)
  5. 5 Take Five (9:20)
  6. 6 Five Spot After Dark (5:47)
  7. 7 Pop Up (4:53)
Read More Show Less

Album Credits

Performance Credits
Super Trombone Primary Artist
Ray Anderson Trombone, Soloist
Bill Mays Piano, Soloist
Dave Bargeron Trombone, Soloist
Chip Jackson Bass, Soloist
Jim Pugh Trombone, Soloist
Jeff Ballard Drums
Dave Taylor Bass Trombone, Soloist
Technical Credits
Boz Scaggs Composer
Paul Desmond Composer
Dizzy Gillespie Composer
Horace Silver Composer
David Matthews Arranger, Producer
Dave Grusin Composer
Benny Golson Composer
Shigeyuki Kawashima Producer
Chaz Clifton Engineer
Hisao Ebine Executive Producer
Shoko Abe Art Direction
Kazuhiro Yamagata Mastering
Yukihiro Hattori Producer
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously