|Monk and Trane
A New Beginning
A New Beginning is Passinthru Records' new CD release by Makanda Ken McIntyre! On this 12 title CD, Makanda (alto sax, bass clarinet, oboe, flute and bassoon), is joined with pianist Joanne Brackeen, bassist Wilbur Morris, and Charli Persip on drums. "His message is of a multi-directional nature and his music is constantly evolving. The proof is on the recording. This is a totally absorbing album. Listen to Makanda's message intently, it is "A New Beginning!!"--Tim Price/Liner Notes.