BTR Live Jazz Hole

Premiere DateJun 14, 2012
Categories Media Music
00:00 Live Jazz Hole with DJ Linus
00:57 Free Fall – The Melissa Aldana Quartet
11:38 L Line – The Melissa Aldana Quartet
21:17 Live Jazz Hole with DJ Linus
22:29 Ellemeno – The Melissa Aldana Quartet
33:37 Pasos – Melissa Aldana
40:46 Live Jazz Hole with DJ Linus
41:42 Broadway Junction – Melissa Aldana
47:12 Finish

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

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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.

Melissa Aldana
December 7th 2012, Smalls Jazz Club – New York, NY

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