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Vision's Tale album for sale by Courtney Pine was released Jul 11, 1990 on the Antilles label. At 26, Courtney Pine in 1989 seemed to be on his way to being one of the top tenors in jazz although at that point he was still heavily influenced by John Coltrane. Vision's Tale buy CD music This set was a bit of a departure for Pine, who often displays a wild extroverted style, was (if anything) overly respectful to the standards that he interprets. Vision's Tale songs Perhaps this was due to the presence of pianist Ellis Marsalis who leads a trio consisting of bassist Delbert Felix and drummer Jeff Watts. Vision's Tale album for sale Pine sounds restricted to the melody with only slight variations on some of the numbers including "In a Mellow Tone," "Skylark" and "God Bless the Child." Vision's Tale CD music He does cut loose a bit on a few of the other pieces but his solos in general are much briefer than usual. Vision's Tale buy CD music The best moments are Pine's outings on both tenor and soprano on "A Raggamuffin's Stance," "I'm an Old Cowhand" and a stormy Coltrane-ish "Giant Steps." It is a pity that the rest of the album is not of that same intensity. In addition, Delfeayo Marsalis' self-righteous and pompous liner notes are a definite minus. ~ Scott Yanow Personnel: Courtney Pine (saxophone), Ellis Marsalis (piano), Delbert Felix (bass), Jeff Watts (drums). Down Beat - 4 Stars - Very Good
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Courtney Pine - Vision's Tale Album Track Listing
|2||There Is No Greater Love|
|3||I'm an Old Cowhand From the Rio Grande|
|4||Our Descendant's Descendants|
|6||Just You, Just Me |
|8||God Bless The Child|
|9||In A Mellow Tone|
|12||C Jam Blues|
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