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Tuesday, May 8 2012

'Oscar Peterson's Easter Suite Jazz' Is Good, but Redundant

Isca Peterson is as brilliant as ever, but the short length and so-so visual value of this DVD makes one wonder why they didn't just release a live CD, instead.

Tuesday, May 29 2007

Oscar Peterson, Roy Brown, Milt Jackson: What's Up?: The Very Tall Band

1998: Ray Brown doing good old string bass things when Oscar Peterson's left hand had been reduced to less than normally superhuman by his stroke; Milt Jackson melodic; Kariem Riggins punching.

Sunday, March 4 2007

Oscar Peterson: Perfect Peterson

Calling any collection of music perfect is a little presumptuous. But while no musician is perfect, Oscar Peterson comes mighty close to flawless.

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