ALBUM TITLE: Trio Rypdal, Vitous & Curtu
WORKS: Live in Concert
CATALOGUE NO: DV-1TRVG
The fusion TRIO of Terje Rypdal, Miroslav Vitous and Trilok Gurtu gives a feverishly energetic performance on the Jazz Open 1994 -disc. Vitous is on excellent form, and percussion magician Gurtu is immensely watchable — the camera is all over his bag of tricks.
Milt Jackson’s vibes are a perfect antidote to any symptoms of fusion overload. He and his immaculately turned-out MJO colleagues celebrated their 35th anniversary at the 1987 Freiburg festival, treating the respectful audience to a cheeky, bluesy ‘Summertime’ and the long, picturesque A Day in Dubrovnik’.