New York City’s Smalls Jazz Club spotlighted the Melissa Aldana Quartet last year. Melissa is one of the most exciting sax players around New York City, originally from Santiago, Chile. You can find her album “Free Fall” on her website www.melissaaldana.com.
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Melissa Aldana (tenor saxophone)
Gordon Au (trumpet)
Pablo Menares (bass)
Ross Pederson (drums)
Melissa Aldana – ‘Pasos’ & ‘Broadway Junction’
Album: Free Fall
Melissa Aldana (ts), Michael Palma (p), Lyles West (b) and Ralph Peterson Jr. (d)
All compositions by Melissa Aldana, except “Ellemeno” by Gordon Au
All tunes except ‘Pasos’ & ‘Broadway Junction’ recorded live at Smalls Jazz Club, New York, NY on April 3rd 2011.
December 7th 2012, Smalls Jazz Club – New York, NY
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