The Company You Keep - Alison Brown
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  1. Crazy Ivan
  2. Rocket Summer
  3. The Road West
  4. Drawing Down the Moon
  5. Under The (Five) Wire
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  1. Crazy Ivan
  2. Rocket Summer
  3. The Road West
  4. Drawing Down the Moon
  5. Under The (Five) Wire
  6. Rain or Shine
  7. Over Nine Waves
  8. Forky on the Water
  9. The Clean Plate Club
  10. Waltz for Mr. B
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Jazz banjo virtuoso Alison Brown has carved out a unique musical niche for herself by combining a number of conventional elements in a personal way: her style of jazz is quite straight-ahead without sounding either old-fashioned or even really traditional, and her compositions are richly complex without ever sounding avant-garde or even self-consciously progressive. Perhaps most impressive of all, she never seems defensive about the fact that she's using a five-string banjo to play jazz -- her jazziest material sounds ...

The Company You Keep 2009, Compass

UPC: 766397448220

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