Larry Willis has been a key figure on the jazz scene as a pianist composer for over 30 years. He has recorded of performed with almost every great jazz musician of the modern era.
“**** 1/2 Neither relics nor reminiscences, these are fresh, vibrant tunes that make you wonder, again, why Hancock himself doesn’t make records like this.” -DownBeat
“The music is restrained, lyrical and tremendously appealing.” -Stereophile
Selections: Valdosta Blues, Steal Away, Fallen Hero, “D”Bass-ic Blues, Ethiopia, The Meaning Of The Blues.