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Artist: Rizzo, Tom
Title: Imaginary Numbers
Format: CD
Catalog Number:82570
Barcode:805558257025 itemnumber=1000102690
Price: $16.98  (All prices include domestic shipping.)
Genre: JAZZ
Release Date: 8/17/2010
Availability: Not Currently In Stock
Additional Musical Category Notes:
Modern jazz, large ensemble 

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Through the richly textured arrangements of longtime collaborator Nick Lane and a stellar new ensemble of some of LA's finest, veteran guitarist and composer Tom Rizzo creates a swinging and wide-ranging new recording of interesting standards and provocative originals. The topflight band, including Joe La Barbera, Bob Sheppard & Bob Summers, digs deep on the swinging original opener "B-Like," paints a lush landscape on the gorgeous J.J. Johnson classic "Lament," and roasts on the dynamic arrangement of Sonny Rollins' "Oleo." By supplementing the "Birth of the Cool" instrumentation on Imaginary Numbers with his sleek guitar work, Rizzo adds a twist to that classic ensemble sound and contributes a worthy modern gem to Los Angeles' recorded jazz heritage.

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