Liebman, Nussbaum and Swallow have played together, on and off for over 30 years. They decided to celebrate this by writing 10 originals for this project - the other cut is a Steve Swallow arrangement of Cole Porter’s “Get Out Of Town” - where they explored the boundaries of modern jazz composition. Writing for a chordless trio was challenging in its own right but as Dave Liebman puts it: “When you play with musicians of this calibre, there is little difference from playing set pieces to playing free improvisations.
Two years after the release of a debut album of live concerts, Sonny Rollins will release in September 26 "Road Shows, Volume 2" (Doxy / Universal Jazz), which will bring together the most recent performances of the saxophonist, with four titles of the memorable concert by Sonny Rollins in September 2010 at the Beacon Theatre in New York on the occasion of his 80th birthday with Ornette Coleman as surprise guest
On Aug. 28, 2011 the new disc Aldo Romano, "Inner Smile", with Enrico Rava. On September 26. 2011 "Alty-Roy" the new Cd of Roy Haynes, legend of the battery, in which we find also Chick Corea and Roy Hargrove.