Allen trio, following 2008s i am i am, and 2009s shine. A gorgeous collection of ballads harkening back to yesteryear and played with the subtlety and grace that has become the jd allen signature sound. I am i am by jd allen trio, released 22 april 2008 1. Try disabling any ad blockers and refreshing this page. For a decade now, tenor saxophonist jd allen has anchored his eponymous trio, supported by drummer rudy royston and bassist gregg august. Official site jd allen trio at newportjazz festival. Allen, who has worked with betty carter, lester bowie, and frank foster, leads a trio on this 2008 release. Allen iii born december 11, 1972 is a jazz tenor saxophonist and composer. Sunnyside records is releasing the jd allen trios latest endeavor, victory.
Allen trio there werent many of the 30 record of the year vote recipients in downbeats 2012 critics poll that involved upandcoming sax players, sad to say. Reliable information about the coronavirus covid19 is available from the world health organization current situation, international travel. Following the four criticallyacclaimed albums, in search of, pharoah s children, i ami am and shine. Allen s sunnyside records debut i am i am due out april 22. Over the past decade, davis has blossomed as one of the. Jd allen trio schedule, dates, events, and tickets axs. Thursday, february 9, 2012 sunnyside ssc 1280 jd allen ts, gregg august b, and rudy royston d.
Album number three for jd allen s trio, with this being his fifth overall as leader, and if previous offerings hadnt already convinced of the tight groups superior musicality, then victory. He has done so by taking his crack trio, featuring bassist. Sunnyside, his third release with his trio following the. Jewel case 8page foldout booklet 2008 hajile llc barcode and other identifiers barcode. Allen trio discography, albums and singles on allmusic. Saxophonist jd allen has done his best to bridge the gap between the two on his new recording shine. One of the most prolific, thoughtful and consistent tenor saxophonists gracing the scene today, jd allen, will release his longawaited ballad record, love stone or loves tone. A critic at npr picked his album victory sunnyside, 2011 for the number three spot in the top twenty albums of 2011. John coltranes influence is strongly felt, but allen has created a distinctive disc with its very own vibe. Allen wants you to know who he is, with or without.
In a race over the weekend, duellman won proving that a brand new car isnt required to succeed. Jd allen trio reflections adam kolker the choice diego barber unified stan killian ascension harriet tubman weightless. Allen red, 1999 pharaohs children criss cross jazz, 2003 i am i am sunnyside, 2008 shine. Pianist and composer kris davis has graciously agreed to substitute for allen on this engagement. Shop for vinyl, cds and more from jd allen trio at the discogs marketplace. Sunnyside, 2011 the matador and the bull savant, 2012.
January 4, 2011 the great saxophonist was introduced as john d. Allen s ragged, searching tone is redolent of jazzs blues heritage, and his playing reflects his pedigree as a grandson of the delta, a son of detroit, and a leader of modern jazz. The album also includes a documentary film short by director mario lathan. It is with great sadness that we note the sudden passing of pianist and composer geri allen in late june 2016. Mp3 sunnyside records, 2011following the four criticallyacclaimed albums, in search of, pharoah s children, i ami am and shine. Jd allen music is a proud sponsor of stockcar racing legend eric duellman.