As part of the Festival Jazz-sur-Seine 2020 and the Festival Les Caribéennes De Mai # 15
After a first record that incited a unanimous reaction in the jazz sphere in 2014, ranking in the 10 best releases of this year,the Mauritian pianist strikes back with a second album. He once again sets out to enrich the pallet of improvised music and with much style. Inspired melodies performed with brimming energy by a quartet in the pure tradition of jazz ; here is how we could describe this second opus.
Jerry Léonide reveals without ostentation his talents both as pianist and a composer. The winner of the Piano Solo Competition of the Montreux Jazz Festival renders here a music without frills, natively executed with much place for improvisation.A powerful and groovy rhythm which leads the audience to a multi-cultural voyage.
Jerry Léonide piano
Gino Chantoiseau bass
Christophe Chrétien drums
Sylvain Gontard trompet/Bugle