SCCD 31772 Jed Levy Quartet “The Italian Suite”

In the past two decades saxophonist Jed Levy has been the stalwart of New York jazz scene leading his own group or performing with such luminaries as Jaki Byard, Junior Mance, Eddie Henderson, Jack Walrath, Kevin Mahogany, Tom Harrell, among other.

On this his 7 th SteepleChase release Jed Levy the composer takes the center stage and presents an album-length suite with each section relating to Jed’s impression of Italy where he made numerous trips and gave concerts.

Very Impressive and about as inventive a departure from the standard tenor-and –rhythm conventions as one can hope for….a first-class session .” (The Penguin Guide to Jazz On CD Sleight Of Hand SCCD 31383

1. The Road to Rome (Jed Levy)
2. Ligurian Sea (Jed Levy)
3. The Models of Milan (Jed Levy)
4. Dado's Visit (Jed Levy)
5. Daniela (Jed Levy)
6. Giuseppe's Borgo (Jed Levy)
7. Toscana (Jed Levy)
8. Bari Blues (Jed Levy)
9. Palermo (Jed Levy)
10. Dogs of War (Jed Levy)

UPC/EAN: 716043177226