SCCD 31368 Almost Everything / Don Friedman Trio
Pianist Don Friedman (b. 1935 in San Francisco) is classically trained and has worked with the top players from a wide range of stylistic areas: Dexter Gordon, Shorty Rogers, Buddy DeFranco, Chet Baker, Ornette Coleman, Jimmy Giuffre, Clark Terry to mention a few.
This Friedman’s first leader album on SteepleChase showcases his versatile ability from the lyrical Evans’ tune Emily to his own free flowing Before The Rain .
1. On Green Dolphin Street (Bronislav Kaper)
2. Flamands (Don Friedman)
3. Waltz for Marilyn (Don Friedman)
4. Before the rain (Don Friedman)
5. Emily (Johnny Mandel)
6. Twigs and branches (Matt Wilson)
7. El niño (Ron McClure)
8. Darn that dream (Jimmy Van Heusen)
9. Almost everything (Don Friedman)