There’s a mystery at the heart of this double-disc set, one not easily unraveled. According to the wildly jumbled liner notes, Ingram recorded these 18 tracks in 2006 with a trio comprised of pianist Joan Stiles, bassist Richie Goods and drummer Brian Grice, augmented by brass and strings. The notes also include a lengthy bio for pianist Lou Rainone, though he’s not listed among the players. And, though no vibraphonist is credited, there’s the distinct presence of vibes throughout the second disc. The logical explanation is that disc two is actually a reissue of Ingram’s 1994 release Taking a Late Train, which did feature Rainone.
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