On Course - Christopher Hollyday
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  1. No Second Quarter
  2. Lady Street
  3. Memories of You
  4. Hit and Run
  5. West Side Winds
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  1. No Second Quarter
  2. Lady Street
  3. Memories of You
  4. Hit and Run
  5. West Side Winds
  6. Skeptical Spektical
  7. Impromptu
  8. In a Love Affair
  9. Spontaneous
  10. The 6th World
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This 1990 session sounds like a Blue Note date circa 1966 featuring Jackie McLean. At the age of 20, altoist Christopher Hollyday deserved credit for picking a different role model than anyone else in his generation but his advanced originals, creative choice of notes and high energy are consistently overshadowed by his derivative sound. Hollyday does experiment a bit wth the instrumentation, taking "Impromptu," "In a Love Affair" and "Spontaneous" as duets with respectively bassist John Lockwood, pianist Larry Goldings and ...

On Course 1990, Novus

UPC: 012416308724

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