2. The Prayer
3. Waltz New (with Jim Hall)
4. Beautiful But Why?
5. Our Tune
Michel Petrucciani - piano
Palle Danielsson - bass
Eliot Zigmund - drums
special guest: Jim Hall - guitar
The great jazz pianist Michel Petrucciani, in a beautiful and powerful concert captured on video
at New York City's jazz Mecca the Village Vanguard.
As this set fully demonstrates, Michel Petrucciani was one of the most exciting and important jazz
pianists and composers his generation, writing extended pieces that showcase the richness and
gorgeousness of his tone and the emotional depth of his playing.
Joined here by two great sidemen, Palle Danielsson on bass and Eliot Zigmund (once a Bill Evans
stalwart) on drums, Petrucciani finds room, amid five extended and swinging meditations, for a
collaboration with his special guest, the great jazz guitarist Jin Hall. A wonderful evening of
~ from the liner notes by William Hogeland