Marion Meadows remains one of the finest saxophone performers in the smooth jazz genre and in this collection he excels. First-rate performances make this recording a flawless example of Marion Meadows' unique genius as performer and composer. The compositions rank among Marion Meadows' finest to date.
The song "Dance With My Daughter" is a solid example of the composition abilities of both Michael Broening and Marion Meadows. Michael Broening's piano stylings fit the composition nicely and with style.
There are twelve songs on the CD. Titles include "Dressed To Chill," "Remember Me," "Dance With My Daughter," "Bounce," "I Believe I Can Fly," "Coco Flow," "Just My Style," "The Scent Of A Woman," "Steppers..Let's Do This," "1000 Dreams" and "To Love Her."
"The Scent Of A Woman" and "To Love Her" are selections which will enchant the jazz listening audience. There is a purity of sound expression on each of these two songs that will haunt the listeners with its honest sensitivity. The approach and the jazz motifs of each will linger long in the mind of the audience.
This is without doubt one of the best examples of the enduring popularity of Marion Meadows. If you like smooth jazz and Marion Meadows, take a lingering journey with this fine collection of songs. Nice, easy and flawless best sums up the attributes of this Meadows collection.
Excellent. Meadows at his best!