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The New Crystal Silence

Artist: Chick Corea & Gary Burton
Chick Corea / Gary Burton - New Crystal Silence CD
Label: Concord
Regular Price: $17.95
On Sale For: $8.98 
Year: 2008
Format: CD


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2-disc set.
When they teamed up in 1972 to play in a piano-vibraphone setting, little did Chick Corea and Gary Burton realize that 35 years later their duo would continue to expand its modern chamber music approach to jazz with full introspection and exhilaration. Even though their serendipitous debut, Crystal Silence, was released on Germany-based ECM Records, which at the time did not have a distribution deal in the U.S., the album not only forged the alchemic partnership, but also brought to renown the deep and insightful collaboration of the two virtuosic improvisers. After their premiere outing, they recorded four more albums and have never skipped a year performing together.

In celebration of the Corea-Burton duo's 35th anniversary, Concord Records releases The New Crystal Silence, a double CD featuring the pair performing with the Sydney Symphony and as a duet captured in a sublime performance at the Molde Jazz Festival in Molde, Norway. The orchestral concert bears the fruit of an invitation from two symphonies in Australia, in Perth and Sydney, which offered the twosome the opportunity to perform and record their repertoire in an orchestral setting. As for the duo disc, Corea and Burton marked their long relationship onstage of anticipating each other's musical ideas by embarking on a worldwide tour and then chose one of their best performances to document.

Chick Corea (piano); Gary Burton (vibraphone)
Disc One - Duet with Sydney Symphony:
  1. Duende
  2. Love Castle
  3. Brasilia
  4. Crystal Silence
  5. La Fiesta
Disc Two - The Duet:
  1. Bud Powell
  2. Waltz For Debbie
  3. Alegria
  4. No Mystery
  5. Senor Mouse
  6. Sweet and Lovely
  7. I Love You Porgy
  8. La Fiesta
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