First prize of 2009 Carmine Caruso International Jazz Trumpet Solo Competition.
Jason makes his SteepleChase debut with his quintet, which has been serving as the house band at Boston’s historical Wally’s Jazz Café since 2001.
“… Jason Palmer reveals a singular originality that surely places him among the foremost brass players of his generation .” (Mark Gardner – from the liner notes)
1. Fly Little Bird Fly (Donald Byrd)
2. Nothing To Hide (Jason Palmer)
3. LaRue (Clifford Brown)
4. The Gigolo (Lee Morgan)
5. Strength And Sanity (Booker Little)
6. Here And Now (Jason Palmer)
7. Luana (Freddie Hubbard)
8. Half Nelson (Miles Davis)