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Crossweave by Kim Richmond / Clay Jenkins Ensemble

West Coast meets East Coast in a 9-track compact disc called "Crossweave." Done by the Kim Richmond/Clay Jenkins Ensemble, "Crossweave" is not only innovative, but a pleasure to listen to. Alto saxophonist Kim Richmond and trumpeter Clay Jenkins merges with some of New York's best improvisers -- pianist Harold Danko, bassist Jeff Campbell and drummer Rich Thompson to produce this ensemble's third CD.

Presenting cutting-edge bebop-tinged jazz, "Crossweave's" notable tracks include "The Touch of Your Lips" and "Groovin' High," which accompany a set of originals by Jenkins and Richmond.

Additional Info

  • Artist / Group Name: Kim Richmond / Clay Jenkins Ensemble
  • CD Title: Crossweave
  • Genre: BeBop / Hard Bop
  • Year Released: 2004
  • Record Label: Origin Records
  • Tracks: Troubleshooter, Always With You, Touch of Your Lips, Love is Kind, CrossWeave, Common Denominator, Beachwood, If You Could See Me Now, Groovin’ High
  • Musicians: Clay Jenkins (trumpet), Kim Richmond (alto saxophone), Rich Perry (tenor saxophone), Harold Danko (piano), Jeff Campbell (bass), Rich Thompson (drums)
  • Rating: Four Stars
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