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Jane Ira Bloom – Sixteen Sunsets (2013) [High Fidelity Pure Audio Blu-Ray Disc]

Artist: Jane Ira Bloom
Title:  Sixteen Sunsets
Genre: Jazz, Modern Jazz
Label: Pure Audio Records
Release Date: 2013
Recorded: Studio B, Avatar Studios, NYC May 20, June 12 & 17, 2013. Mixed at Avatar Studios, NYC. Stereo Mastered by Alan Silverman, Arf! Digital, NYC. Surround Mastering by Darcy Proper at Wisseloord Studios, Netherlands.
Quality: Blu-ray Audio
Duration: 01:17:47
Video: MPEG-4 AVC 950 kbps / 1080i / 29,970 fps / 16:9 / High Profile 4.1
Audio#1: DTS-HD MA 5.1 / 96 kHz / 7476 kbps / 24-bit (DTS Core: 5.1 / 48 kHz / 1509 kbps / 24-bit)
Audio#2: LPCM 2.0 / 96 kHz / 4608 kbps / 24-bit
Size: 7.61 GB

Award winning soprano saxophonist Jane Ira Bloom has always had a special feeling for ballad performances. So much so that she has now finally released: Sixteen Sunsets, a beautiful new recording featuring expressive interpretations from the American Songbook along with five compelling slow tempo original compositions.

Jane Ira Bloom has been steadfastly developing her unique voice on the soprano saxophone for over 30 years. She is a pioneer in the use of live electronics and movement in jazz, as well as the possessor of “one of the most gorgeous tones and hauntingly lyrical ballad conceptions of any soprano saxophonist.”
The fourteen tracks on Sixteen Sunsets feature nine American songbook classics including: Gershwin’s ”I Loves You Porgy,” Kern’s ”The Way You Look Tonight,” Arlen’s ”Out of This World,” Weill’s ”My Ship,” Jimmy Van Heusen’s ”Darn That Dream,” and Billie Holiday & Mal Waldron’s ”Left Alone,” among others. There are also five originals from Bloom s ballad repertoire including: ”What She Wanted,” ”Ice Dancing” (for Torvill & Dean), ”Gershwin’s Skyline,” ”Too Many Reasons,” and ”Bird Experiencing Light.” Photographic legend Jay Maisel contributed his breathtaking image: ”Maine Forest At Dawn” for the album cover art. He picked the image from his archives after listening to the CD and the synchronicity is startling.

1. For All We Know
2. What She Wanted
3. Gershwin’s Skyline / I Loves You Porgy
4. Darn That Dream
5. Good Morning Heartache
6. Out of This World
7. Ice Dancing
8. Left Alone
9. The Way You Look Tonight
10. But Not For Me
11. Primary Colors
12. My Ship
13. Too Many Reasons
14.  Bird Experiencing Light

Jane Ira Bloom – soprano saxophone
Dominic Fallacaro – piano
Cameron Brown – bass
Matt Wilson – drums


Disc Title: Jane Ira Bloom.Sixsteen Sunsets.2013.BDA1080i
Disc Size: 8 175 925 838 bytes
Protection: AACS
BD-Java: Yes
Playlist: 00000.MPLS
Size: 8 171 913 216 bytes
Length: 1:17:47.996
Total Bitrate: 14,01 Mbps
Video: MPEG-4 AVC Video / 950 kbps / 1080i / 29,970 fps / 16:9 / High Profile 4.1
Audio: Miscellaneous languages / DTS-HD Master Audio / 5.1 / 96 kHz / 7476 kbps / 24-bit (DTS Core: 5.1 / 48 kHz / 1509 kbps / 24-bit)
Audio: Miscellaneous languages / LPCM Audio / 2.0 / 96 kHz / 4608 kbps / 24-bit

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