Witmer Trio – En Azul (2015) [SoundLiaison 24-96]

Witmer Trio – En Azul (2015)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/96 kHz | Time – 44:41 minutes | 1.43 GB | Genre: Jazz
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Cajan Witmer came up with the idea of recording a collection of songs, with the focus primarily on the melody and have every improvisation and embellishment being inspired by the song itself.
Witmer’s almost vocal presentation of the melody and refined melodic improvisations, Slinger’s lyrical touch and strong secure rhythmic feel combined with Kruiswijk’s inventive drum patterns, which on some songs resembles 3 subtle percussion players instead of one drumset, are fulfilling the task admirably.
Cajan Witmer and his companions, bassist Han Slinger and drummer Maarten Kruiswijk, has worked together for 21 years, and the empathy they feel for each other is evident throughout this recording.


Tony Overwater & Bert van den Brink – Impromptu (2014) [SoundLiaison DSD64]

Tony Overwater & Bert van den Brink – Impromptu (2014) 
DSF Stereo DSD64/2.82MHz | Time – 56:53 minutes | 2,21 GB | Genre:Jazz
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Recorded on April 2nd, 2012 at Studio Eleven Hilversum, the Netherlands

Harry and Michel, our good friends and advisors from the High End audio shop ”Rhapsody” in Hilversum, were celebrating the shops 25th anniversary.

They invited master bassist Tony Overwater and pianist extraordinaire Bert van den Brink to come and play a concert in the listening room of the shop.

The room was filled to the brim with audio enthusiasts, the closest listener being just a few feet from the musicians and the microphones.