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Baritone saxophonist Charles Evans artfully navigates seven ballads, from standard pieces such as "Body and Soul" and "Chelsea Bridge" to 2 original compositions, in a band with Moppa Elliott (bass), Eli Hludzik (drums), Neil Shah (piano), and Eric Dutko (guitar).

Evans, Charles

Evans, Charles: Ballads (Hot Cup Records)
Label: Hot Cup Records    
Released in: USA    

"Ballads documents the musical relationship between Pennsylvania natives Charles Evans, Moppa Elliott, Eli Hludzik, Neil Shah, and Eric Dutko, Baritone saxophonist Evans artfully navigates seven ballads, shifting from standard pieces such as "Body and Soul," and "Chelsea Bridge," to two of his original compositions. Evans' displays his wide range and virtuostic control throughout this recording and presents an album that is mature and insightful. The interplay between the members of the rhythm section and soloist is complex, fluid and extraordinarily musical, avoiding cliches and embracing beauty and simplicity."-Hot Cup Records

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Product Information:

UPC: 614346012148

Label: Hot Cup Records
Catalog ID: Hot Cup 051
Squidco Product Code: 18193

Format: CD
Condition: New
Released: 2005
Country: USA
Packaging: Jewel Tray
Recorded on March 19th, 2004 at Queens College by Rick Krahn.


Charles Evans-baritone saxophone

Neil Shah-piano

Moppa Elliott-bass

Eli Hludzik-drums

Erik Dutko-guitar

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Track Listing:

1. Alas Dances 8:17

2. Infant Eyes 7:10

3. Chelsea Bridge 5:09

4. Like Someone In Love 7:39

5. Body And Soul 7:28

6. I Remember Clifford 5:16

7. For Ta (I Really Wanted It To Work) 9:58