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Grant Green - Idle Moments

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  1. Mar 13,  · "Idle Moments" was recorded in , featuring Green and his beautifully soft tone and superb choice of notes that make this CD more dreamy and atmospheric than most jazz at the time was. The difference here is the use of the vibes, played expertly here by Bobby Hutcherson, a worthy disciple of Lionel Hampton if there ever was one/5(98).
  2. Idle Moments is a jazz album, released in , by guitarist Grant Green. Released on Blue Note, it features performances by Joe Henderson on tenor saxophone, Bobby Hutcherson on vibes, Blue Note in-house producer Duke Pearson on piano, Bob Cranshaw on bass, and Al Harewood on drums. It was released in early Genre: Jazz.
  3. Grant always carried off his more commercial dates with artistic success during this period. Idle Moments (), featuring Joe Henderson and Bobby Hutcherson, and Solid (), are described by professional jazz critics as two of Green's best recordings. Many of Grant Green's recordings were not .
  4. Oct 15,  · Idle Moments, an Album by Grant Green. Released in March on Blue Note (catalog no. BLP ; Vinyl LP). Genres: Hard Bop. Featured peformers: Joe Henderson (tenor saxophone), Bobby Hutcherson (vibraphone), Grant Green (guitar), Duke Pearson (piano, liner notes), Bob Cranshaw (bass), Al Harewood (drums), Alfred Lion (producer), Rudy Van Gelder (engineer), Reid Miles (cover /5(43).
  5. Mar 13,  · On "Idle Moments" however, the playing is pristine, the sound is fantastic, and those who like the better known jazz players of the world looking for more players perhaps with a twist should check out Grant Green. Rockers, don't turn your nose up at these giants of the instrument/5(98).
  6. This languid, seductive gem may well be Grant Green's greatest moment on record. Right from the opening bars of the classic title cut, Idle Moments is immediately ingratiating and accessible, featuring some of Green's most stylish straight jazz playing/

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