Matt Mitchell

A Pouting Grimace (PI 71)

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A Pouting Grimace

Matt Mitchell

Pi Recordings

808713007121

PIR 151160

PI 71

JAZZ

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A Pouting Grimace

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CD 14,99 €

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"A Pouting Grimace" is the audacious new release from pianist/composer Matt Mitchell, whose prior release Vista Accumulation (Pi 2015) The New York Times calls “a bold signature that simmers with deep intensity. Not only is he one of the most in-demand pianists in jazz, Mitchell plays in bands such as Tim Berne’s Snakeoil, Steve Coleman’s Natal Eclipse, The Dave Douglas Quintet and more. This album features twelve superb musicians: five woodwinds, four percussionists, harp, bass, and the leader on piano, Prophet 6, and electronics, weaves an intricate web of rhythms.

PERSONNEL:

MATT MITCHELL, piano, Prophet 6, electronics
KIM CASS, upright bass
KATE GENTIE, drums, gongs, percussion
CHES SMITH, vibes, glockenspiel, bongos, timpani, gongs, Haitian tanbou, percussion
DAN WEISS, tabla
PATRICIA BRENNAN, vibes, marimba
KATIE ANDREWS, harp
ANNA WEBBER, flute, alto flute, bass flute
JON IRABAGON, sopranino sax, soprano sax
BEN KONO, oboe, English horn
SARA SCHOENBECK, bassoon
SCOTT ROBINSON, bass sax, contrabass clarinet
TYSHAWN SOREY, conductor

TRACKS:

01. Bulb Terminus
02. Plate Shapes
03. Mini Alternate
04. Brim
05. Deal Sweeteners
06. Squalid Ink
07. Gluts
08. Heft
09. Sick Fields
10. Ooze Interim