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Sunday Sleep In ~ “The Intimacy of My Woman’s Beautiful Eyes” ~ James Carter.

Detroit Native James Carter blows one beautifully written composition off this 1994 album, The Real Quiet Storm.

For 29 years this saxophonist has played with and is among the best. What piece of music regardless of musical genre that ever came out of this city was anything but.

Our musicians have always been the elite.


James Carter

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Sunday Sleep In ~ “What Now?” ~ Kenny Wheeler

Kenny Wheeler and John Taylor

Who needs drums when you don’t even notice they’re not there. Kenny Wheeler composes such rich in-depth songs with artists who cast you into a spell, it actually makes it sound as if you hear some cymbals in the background. Dave Holland’s spectacular double bass playing does exactly that.

On this particular piece both Wheeler and Chris Potter play off each other beautifully, add John Taylor’s piano and you have magic.

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