Steve Nelson Jazz Quartet – Jitterbug Waltz (2019) [Japan]
SACD Rip | SACD ISO | DSD64 2.0 > 1-bit/2.8224 MHz | 60:01 minutes | Front/Rear Covers | 2,42 GB
or DSD64 2.0 (from SACD-ISO to Tracks.dsf) > 1-bit/2.8224 MHz | Front/Rear Covers | 2,38 GB
or FLAC (carefully converted & encoded to tracks) 24bit/96 kHz | Front/Rear Covers | 1,34 GB
Steve Nelson is an American vibraphonist, and has been a member of Dave Holland’s Quintet and Big Band for more than a decade. He graduated from Rutgers University with both Master’s and Bachelor’s degrees in music, and his teaching activities have included a position at Princeton University. As a resident of the New York City area he has performed and recorded with many musicians, including Kenny Barron, Bobby Watson, Mulgrew Miller, David “Fathead” Newman, Johnny Griffin, and Jackie McLean. He has appeared at concerts and festivals worldwide and has made recordings as the leader of his own group. This release for Japanese Venus Records features Massimo Farao’ on piano behind the others.
01. The Dream’s On Me
02. Close Your Eyes
05. Monk’s Dream
06. Watch What Happens
07. Steve’s Blues
08. Jitterbug Waltz
Steve Nelson – vibraphone
Massimo Farao’ – piano
Aldo Zunino – bass
Byron “Wookie” Landham – drums
Produced, Mixed & Mastered by Tetsuo Hara. Engineered by Alessandro Taricco.
Recorded on December 10, 2018 at Riverside Studio in Torino, Italy.
Venus Hyper Magnum Sound Direct Mix. VENUS Japan # VHGD-348.