Haven’t made it to the show yet, but I blabbed about this week’s Steve Kuhn‘s Birdland gig in the Voice. The pianist and saxophonist Joe Lovano demonstrated just how powerful their collaboration was back in July, making the songbook of Kuhn’s Mostly Coltrane (ECM) resound with grace and passion. The pianist was aggressively boppish and the horn player brought the heart of each tune to the foreground. The video above gives you an idea of what to expect on 44th Street.
Check a clip of “My Little Brown Book” after the jump.