SØREN LEE DIVERSITY
This is a classic Guitar trio. (guitar, bass, drums)
But as Peter Rahbek (journalist from the music magazine jazzspecial) wrote in his first impressions after listening to the music from this album:
"Yes! There is a primordial force that draws you in. A sense of form, freedom and focus, "play for your life!"
Performed by some of the most paramount professional musicians."
Guitarplayer from Copenhagen, Denmark: As master guitarplayer Jim Hall have said about Søren Lee: ”what a pleasure to discover Søren Lee, a tribute to the universal appeal of music-Jazzmusik-Simply outstanding ! Søren Lee has recorded and played with such great musicians as Ray Brown, Roy haynes, Mulgrew Miller, Adam Nussbaum, Christian McBride, Larry Goldings, Jim Hall, Brad Meldow, Alvin Queen, Cameron Brown, David Kikowski and more...
From the island of Mauritius, Linley Marthe is considered by some as the world’s foremost jazz bassist. That's quite a claim. But here is what someone who certainly knew about bass players had to say: “Linley is just a phenomenon. I don’t know if there is anybody who can touch him in terms of overall bass playing.”
(J. Zawinul: www.zawinulonline.org)
Linley played with The Joe Zawinul Syndicate during the last several years before Zawinul died. Other top artists Linley has worked with include Cheb Mami, Dave Liebman, Nguyen Le, Trilok Gurtu, Jean Luc Ponty, Paco Séry and Randy Brecker.