(2018) Kenny Drew Trio

Kenny Drew Trio

... read moreKenny Drew, with the assistance of bassist Paul Chambers (whose bowed solos are always welcome) and drummer Philly Joe Jones, explores six standards and two of his originals. Although Drew would have to move to Europe in the early '60s in order to get the recognition he deserved, it is obvious (in...

42′:47″ 8 Songs

1
Caravan
Kenny Drew Trio
4:56
2
Come Rain Or Come Shine
Kenny Drew Trio
6:08
3
Ruby, My Dear
Kenny Drew Trio
5:45
4
Weird-O
Kenny Drew Trio
4:04
5
Taking A Chance On Love
Kenny Drew Trio
4:41
6
When You Wish Upon A Star
Kenny Drew Trio
5:18
7
Blues For Nica
Kenny Drew Trio
5:30
8
It's Only A Paper Moon
Kenny Drew Trio
6:25
Released 23 May 2018, Doxy Records

Review

Kenny Drew, with the assistance of bassist Paul Chambers (whose bowed solos are always welcome) and drummer Philly Joe Jones, explores six standards and two of his originals. Although Drew would have to move to Europe in the early '60s in order to get the recognition he deserved, it is obvious (in hindsight) from this enjoyable date that he was already a major improviser. ~ Scott Yanow