SCCD 31512 – Andy LaVerne Quartet "Pianissmo" Featuring Andy LaVerne (piano), Rich Perry (tenor saxophone), Jay Anderson(bass), and Matt Wilson (drums). Andy LaVerne's association with SteepleChase dates back nearly a quarter of a century. He has been a prolific contributor to the catalogue. This marks his 16 th effort as a leader and he has made numerous appearances as a sideman for the label. This CD contains four new compositions by LaVerne along with renditions of Strayhorn's "Chelsea Bridge" and Duke Pearson's "You Know I Care". Andy's last 3 CDs for SteepleChase are " Highly recommended for fans of jazz piano " by Ken Dryden of The All Music Guide . LaVerne's music "is quiet, contemplative, and smart." – Richard Kamins, Cadence.
1. Chelsea Bridge (Billy Strayhorn)
2. Shadow and fog (Andy LaVerne)
3. Nineteen (Andy LaVerne)
4. Magnolia (Andy LaVerne)
5. Where and when (Andy LaVerne)
6. You know I care (Duke Pearson)