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Hafez Modirzadeh: By Any Mode Necessary

Modirzadeh, a director of the jazz/ world music program at San Francisco State University, presents a varied set of material on this album, befitting his interests.

He opens with three small group sides of jazz standards, which he explores movingly on tenor sax in searching style, with modal, eastern-based concepts of the type that influenced Coltrane.

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