Synopsis by Elizabeth Smith
Two jazz greats, pianist Andy LaVerne and guitarist John Abercrombie, perform on this concert video that includes backstage interviews and conversations. LaVerne played with both Frank Sinatra and Dizzy Gillespie when he wasn't serving as pianist, composer, and arranger for the Stan Getz Quartet. Abercrombie toured with such accomplished musicians as Miles Davis, Gato Barbieri, and Ralph Towner. Viewers will see the pair play "Sweet and Lovely," "John's Waltz", "How Deep Is the Ocean," "The Quality of Your Silence," and "Dream Team." Careful listeners may also recognize "I Hear a Rhapsody," "I Loves You Porgy," and "By Name Only."
guitar, jazz, piano