As a World music entry, this original collection of songs highlights the talents of guitarist Danny Heines. There are 13 selections. The titles of the CD collection are "Vir Vir," "What Worlds They Bring," the imaginative and captivating "Singing With Gargoyles," "The Loneliest Monk" (a tribute to pianist/composer Thelonious Monk), "Dance in Tanzania," "Sketchy in Spain," "Bending Lament," among others. "I Thought It Was Raining" is unusual in its harmony and expression, and a song which will attract many jazz listeners.
WHAT WORLDS THEY BRING has a pensive, imaginative sound, one that will be pleasing to those who enjoy World music with jazz motifs. This is a fine recording, one that will find a receptive audience among many groups. Michael Manring plays a superb bass.