Articles tagged mccoy tyner

(It’s Always) Time For McCoy Tyner

McCoy Tyner epitomizes the restless spirit and inspiration that characterizes all of our great artists. He was already a master by the mid-’60s; his work with John Coltrane could be studied and analyzed the way entire catalogs of music get dissected by critics. He was neither sated nor satisfied though, so he kept pushing and his work became increasingly ambitious, wide in scope and rewarding

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29 Oct 2008 // 11:00 PM

McCoy Tyner: Guitars

An overpolite meeting between a great jazz trio and batch of six-string slingers.

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	McCoy Tyner: Illuminations

McCoy Tyner’s been one of jazz top pianists for the last forty-plus years, but his career as a bandleader has never produced the kind

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	McCoy Tyner, Bobby Hutcherson, Charnett Moffett, Eric Harland: Land of Giants

Everything about this album feels just right. From the initial piano-vibes motif on “Serro Do Mar” to the exquisite reading of “In a Mellow Tone”

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Double Take: The African Queen (1951)

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"What a time they had, Charlie and Rosie. They'll never lack for stories to tell their grandchildren. And what a time we had at Double Take discussing the spiritual and romantic journey of the African Queen.

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