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