If I Were A Bell - The Eddie Costa Quartet - Guys And Dolls Like Vibes (CD, Album)

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  1. Costa And Evans Mesh Beautifully Throughout, And Costa's Solos Are Well Crafted, Particularly His Long Feature On The Up-Tempo Opener, "Guys And Dolls." The Leader Goes From A Soft Bell-Like A Cappella Introduction To "If I Were A Bell" To A Suddenly Driving Arrangement, In Which Evans Sits Out The First Full Chorus Before Gradually Working His.
  2. Early life. Eddie Costa was born in Atlas, Pennsylvania, near Mount Carmel, in Northumberland County. He was taught and influenced on piano by his older, musically trained brother, Bill, and a local piano teacher. Eddie took paid jobs as a pianist from the age of In contrast to his piano training, he was self-taught on vibes. In Costa played and toured for a few months with violinist.
  3. The first ever comprehensive box-set of the greatest Jazz vibes-players in history - 18 original albums documenting the history of Jazz-vibes from Swing to Hard Bop and Featuring Lionel Hampton, Milt Jackson, Bobby Hutcherson, Roy Ayers, Cal Tjader and more. For an instrument that was invented in the USA as late as and only developed to its modern form in , the vibraphone has become.
  4. The album was recorded in January The quartet was led by Eddie Costa on vibraphone. He and the other musicians – pianist Bill Evans, bassist Wendell Marshall, and drummer Paul Motian – were not well known at the time, but went on to earn much greater attention. The material is from the musical Guys and Dolls.
  5. This Lone Hill Jazz compilation is a bit misleading. Though Bill Evans and Eddie Costa are present on every track, this CD actually consists of the complete contents of his album Guys and Dolls Like Vibes plus one track from Michel Legrand's Legrand Frank Loesser songs chosen from his Broadway musical Guys and Dolls (a fairly recent hit at the time of these sessions) are fertile.
  6. The Eddie Costa Quartet - Guys and Dolls Like Vibes. Guys and Dolls. Adelaide. If I Were a Bell. Lucke Be a Lady. I've Never Been in Love Before. The Eddie Costa Quartet - Guys and Dolls Like Vibes. Guys and Dolls.
  7. Label: Verve Records - • Series: Verve Master Edition • Format: CD Album, Reissue, Remastered • Country: Europe • Genre: Jazz • The Eddie Costa Quartet - Guys And Dolls Like Vibes (, CD) | Discogs/5(2).
  8. Forget the theme of this one – because the album's a lot hipper than you'd expect! Sure, it's one of those "jazz meets showtunes" albums – in this case, tunes from Guys & Dolls – but the group's a sharply modern one, and features the vibes of Eddie Costa in a quintet that includes Bill Evans on piano, Wendell Marshall on bass, and Paul Motian on drums – a lineup you can definitely.
  9. Historique. Les pistes qui composent cet album ont été enregistrées à New York, le 15, 16 et 17 janvier [1].. Initialement publié en par le label Coral (CRL ), il a été réédité ensuite par le label Verve Records.. On peut actuellement aussi trouver ces pistes sur le cd du label «Lone Hill Jazz»: Bill Evans & Eddie Costa Complete Quartet Recordings.

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