Nicholas Payton

COMPOSERS: Nicholas Payton
LABELS: Verve
WORKS: Gumbo Nouveau
CATALOGUE NO: 531 199-2
The easy lyricism on display here belies trumpeter Payton’s youth. Though the raw ingredients are standard ‘N’Awlins’ fare, Payton has cooked up a sophisticated, tasteful but swinging dish of a disc. GB

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