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Joe Roccisano Nonet: His Last Recorded Works

Joe Roccisano’s alto sound furthers the heritage of Coltrane, Parker and Rollins, and his brilliant writing fuels this posthumously issued album. His playing is dazzling from start to finish, as he agilely delivers Coltrane’s “Moment’s Notice” and “Mr. Day,” lately tenderly serenading Cole Porter’s “So In Love” and Mancini’s “Days of Wine and Roses.”

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