Peggy Lee delivers a series of finely crafted compositions of rich and sonorous beauty, played by a crew of musicians performing with unusual depth and empathy.
Lee, Peggy Band
Released in: Canada
"Not so long ago, the cello was one instrument left out on the doorstep of jazz, if not most improvised musics. But times have changed! Indeed, this instrument's role has blossomed in recent years and who cannot acknowledge the sterling artistry of Ernst Reijsiger, the equally remarkable playing of Eric Friedlander, even the sheer resourcefulness of the late Tom Cora? To this growing list, one must equally include the now Vancouver resident, Peggy Lee ..."-Marc Chenard, Program notes for the 1999 Festival Musique Actuelle de Victoriaville.
"With her ddeply sonorous instrument in hand, Lee has more-than-shared the stage with creative improvisors from all over the world: Joelle Leandre, Dave Douglas, Mark Dresser, Susie Ibarra, and Barre Phillips to name but a few. Her playing blends grace and precision, yet when the music demands it she can be equally challenging and vibrant."-Jon Morgan, Signal to Noise
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Recorded and mixed by Shawn Pierce for Maximum Music Ltd at Blue Wave Productions in Vancouver, BC, Canada.
Brad Turner-trumpet, flugelhorn
Tony Wilson-electric guitar
Chris Tarry-electric bass
Dylan van der Schyff-drums, drum machine, electronics
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1. Message To Little Shoe 4:36 2. Two Stories 7:47
3. Monkey Puzzle 5:40
4. Fossil 8:14
5. Long Beach 6:08
6. Big Top 9:51
7. Under The Dock 11:16
8. Lullabye 2:25
9. Walk Home 6:40