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Andy LaVerne: Another World, Another Time

Pianist Andy LaVerne, in his younger days in 1977, recorded an album for Steeplechase entitled Another World. The fresh-faced LaVerne, then a member of Stan Getz’s band, penned a colorful group of pieces for that album, that were impressive for their impressionistic modernity.

Now, more than twenty years later, producer Nils Winther reconvened the same musicians to record the same pieces again. The plan isn’t a gimmick; the artists are able to deliver a fresh and revealing perspective. This project is an intriguing concept that other artists and producers might consider trying.

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