Darek Oles

Like a Dream (CG 119)

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Like a Dream

Darek Oles



PHO 113918

CG 119



Like a Dream

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CD 10,74 €

With Adam Benjamin, Mark Ferber, Larry Koonse, Chuck Manning, Bennie Maupin & Nate Wood.
12 tracks recorded in studios in Hollywood, CA, 2000-2002.

Brad Mehldau is featured on five piano/bass duos. Bassist Darek Oles has toured the world with such noted musicians as Charles Lloyd, Bennie Maupin, Dianne Reeves, Sheila Jordan and many others. This is his first CD as a leader, which features several of his well known colleagues in duo, trio and quartet formats. This is a profound CD by one of the most important bassists and composers in jazz today.

"Like a Dream proves that Oles has what it takes, as a performer and composer, to reach the next level." - All About Jazz

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