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Artist: Baker, Jim
Title: More Questions Than Answers
Format: CD
Label: DELMARK  ( http://www.delmark.com/ )
Catalog Number:560
Barcode:038153056025 itemnumber=1000021936
Price: $15.98  (All prices include domestic shipping.)
Genre: JAZZ
Release Date: 3/22/2005
Availability: In Stock
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This is the solo debut by Chicago pianist/synthesist Jim Baker, previously recorded in settings ranging from duets to Ken Vandermark's Territory Bands, and from third-stream projects (with Guillermo Gregorio) to rock groups (with Nicholas Tremulis). Having previously collaborated with reedists (Fred Anderson, Kyle Bruckmann, Nicole Mitchell, Ken Vandermark, Mars Williams) and with various trios (bassists Harrison Bankhead, Josh Abrams; cellist Fred Lonberg-Holm; percussionists Avreeyal Ra, Michael Zerang), Baker set himself the seemingly-paradoxical task of recording an album of free improvisations -- on both piano and analogue synthesizer -- which would have a "somewhat or somehow tuneful" character. Baker has been described as "deeply unusual."

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