Lee Konitz's critically acclaimed Chesky Records' debut is now available in Multi-Channel Super Audio Compact Disc format, bringing Konitz's Cool Jazz approach and unique improvisational ability into the world of surround sound. "This is a particularly attractive recording by one of the music's most individual musicians. This is music of familiar but individual musical landscapes and climate played with quiet but absorbing authority." - Jazz Review
"[Parallels] exudes the comfortable assuredness of music played among friends." - Amazon.com
"Well into his sixth decade as a professional musician, the spirit and energy of Lee Konitz remains undimmed." - Downbeat
On this SACD re-issue of Parallels, Konitz is backed by a group of gifted musicians including longtime Phil Woods rhythm team of drummer Bill Goodwin and Steve Gilmore on bass, Peter Bernstein on guitar, and featured guest performer, Mark Turner (Warner Bros) on tenor saxophone.