All Rise: A Joyful Elegy for Fats Waller ()

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All Rise: A Joyful Elegy for Fats Waller - Jason Moran
Track Listing
  1. Put Your Hands on It
  2. Ain't Misbehavin'
  3. Yacht Club Swing
  4. Lulu's Back in Town
  5. Two Sleepy People
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  1. Put Your Hands on It
  2. Ain't Misbehavin'
  3. Yacht Club Swing
  4. Lulu's Back in Town
  5. Two Sleepy People
  6. The Joint Is Jumpin'
  7. Honeysuckle Rose
  8. Ain't Nobody's Business
  9. Fats Elegy
  10. Handful of Keys
  11. Jitterbug Waltz
  12. Sheik of Araby/I Found a New Baby
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Yeah, All Rise: A Joyful Elegy for Fats Waller is a tribute to the great stride pianist, but in Jason Moran's hands, it's not what one would expect. This album isn't full of stride piano, but it is full of Fats Waller's larger persona as a performer. Waller mixed jokes and comic routines, and did whatever he could to connect with his audience in his act, and if his piano playing was the hinge, it sat on a door that opened straight to the dancefloor. This album had its beginnings when Moran was commissioned by the N.Y.C. ...

All Rise: A Joyful Elegy for Fats Waller 2014, Blue Note

UPC: 602537534296

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