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Oddbjørn Blindheim Trio - "Piano Pals"


Album: Oddbjørn Blindheim Trio

Title: Piano Pals 

Cat. No.: PJRCD 125

Released March 14th. 2014:

Eminent jazz trio finds their inspiration in The Golden Age of Modern Jazz, the 50’s & the 60’s.

On this album from Oddbjørn Blindheim Trio you will find, included two masters within modern jazz-piano, Bud Powell and Thelonious Monk, 11 tunes composed by the elite within jazz piano. All of them from almost the same period, wonderfully performed by Oddbjørn Blindheim and his trio.

In 1999, Blindheim released the album " Horace Hello" (on Gemini Records), a trio album with compositions by Horace Silver . The album became a huge success and received  some fantastic reviews all around the world.

Now he is back with the new album ”Piano Pals” which we at Ponca Jazz Records proudly presents to you.

 Musicians:

Oddbjørn Blindheim - piano

Bjørn Alterhaug - bass

Eyvind Wahlen - drums

In our oppinion this is classical jazz piano trio with class. 

Recorded in Rainbow Studio by Jan Erik Kongshaug.

Track list:

1. Bouncin' With Bud  / Bud Powell

2. Sugar Ray / Phineas Newborn

3. Haunted Ballroom / Victor Feldman

4. Hot House / Tad Dameron

5. Underground Memoirs / Cedar Walton

6. Tonk / Ray Bryant

7. Dat Dere / Bobby Timmons

8. I Mean You / Thelonious Monk

9. Little Niles / Randy Weston

10. To Hank Jones / George Shearing

11. No Lonely Nights / Keith Jarrett

169 NOK