Saxophonist Liebman’s played so well for so long in such varied settings that he may currently be taken for granted. This recording’s by his working group: guitarist Vic Juris, keyboardist Phil Markowitz, bassist Tony Marino and drummer Jamie Haddad, and has a strong Brazilian flavor, accented by the presence of percussionist Cafe. It’s full of subtlety and lyricism. Dave plays mostly soprano, on which he contributes fluid, attractive solos.
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