Three Views: GPS Vol 1-3 [3CD Box]
Dave Douglas
RELEASE DATE: 2011-11-02
Back in stock in extremely limited quantities!This product is sold out. Email us to request a copy. In the year of 2011, Greenleaf launched a new series of releases dubbed the Greenleaf Portable Series. These three recordings found Dave Douglas leading recording sessions with different groups and players harkening back the shorter, more informal sessions that were the backbone of jazz recording for many years. GPS releases were designed to be digital-only releases to be distributed quickly here at the Greenleaf store, on iTunes, and through the Greenleaf Cloud Player. Due to the …MORE
GPS, V3: Bad Mango
Dave Douglas
RELEASE DATE: 2011-10-11
GPS, Volume 3: Bad Mango by Dave Douglas & So Percussion Buy Digital Album The third volume of the Greenleaf Portable Series (GPS), Bad Mango features Dave Douglas with So Percussion. From the first notes of the opening track One More News—originally recorded on Witness [2001]—it's clear that this session yielded a sound unlike any other in the expansive Dave Douglas discography. Pai†ring his plaintive trumpet with a myriad of percussion instruments including marimba, drumset, glockenspiel, and a whole host of nontraditional percussion like musical saw, toy bells, shruti box, …MORE
GPS, V2: Orange Afternoons
Dave Douglas
RELEASE DATE: 2011-08-03
GPS, Volume 2: Orange Afternoons by Dave Douglas Buy Digital Album Sheet Music for Orange Afternoons is available for download here and at the Dave Douglas App The second volume of the Greenleaf Portable Series (GPS), Orange Afternoons features Dave Douglas, Ravi Coltrane, Vijay Iyer, Linda Oh, and Marcus Gilmore. This informal session in Brooklyn yielded six new Douglas compositions for this special quintet. The album opener—The Gulf—begins delicately with Iyer rolling clusters and Gilmore frosting the spectrum with cymbals before the plaintive melody offers the first taste …MORE
GPS, V1: Rare Metals
Dave Douglas
RELEASE DATE: 2011-06-21
GPS, Volume 1: Rare Metals by Dave Douglas & Brass Ecstasy Buy Digital Album Sheet Music for Rare Metals is available for download here and at the Dave Douglas App In the early winter of 2011, trumpeter/composer Dave Douglas convened an informal recording session in Brooklyn with his group Brass Ecstasy. They were to record the first volume in a string of digital releases that Douglas dubbed the Greenleaf Portable Series (GPS). Greenleaf Portable Series Volume 1: Rare Metals finds Douglas — the indefatigably prolific composer — adding five new compositions and a new arrangement …MORE


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