The Robert Glasper Experiment includes Casey Benjamin on sax, Derrick Hodge on bass and Mark Colenburg on drums. Their new album was created over just a few weeks in New Orleans.
The Canadian pianist, a winner of the prestigious Oscar Peterson award, plays “Jordio” and “Three Little Words” in a 1990 session.
Known for the avant-garde sound he brings to Wilco, Cline turns to ballads and jazz standards on his new album. He describes it as a “mood-music record” that isn’t “cheesy.”
One of the great bebop stylists of his time, the pianist joined host Marian McPartland for this session shortly before his death in 1990.