Darius Jones: alto saxophone
Matthew Shipp: piano
This intergenerational partnership seamlessly meshes the talents of two of the most restlessly inventive and deeply gifted instrumentalists-composers-improvisers-leaders working today.
Darius Jones and Matthew Shipp are two of the most rightfully acclaimed instrumentalists-composers-improvisers-leaders working today; their Cosmic Lieder duo project seamlessly meshes these prodigious talents.
The Darkseid Recital is their brand new collection of cosmic lieder, triple distilled from NYC engagements at Jazz Standard and The Stone. It is yet another unimpeachably potent work, devoid of cliché.
“A fascinating blend of intellectual wizardry and emotional whimsy. Influenced as much by the alternately sleek and woolly fantasia of DC Comics (the source of many of the song titles) as from the clinical precision of Euro-classical music and the experim
The intergenerational partnership of alto saxophonist Dariu....... more