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Larry Bluth/Don Messina/Bill Chattin: Five Concerts and a Landscape

These two CDs of live recordings represent a team approach in many respects, including the recording style: The masters were prepared using a stereo pair of microphones, and the full ambiance of the setting pervades each track. More importantly, the musical balance is a matter of the sensitivities of the musicians in the moment. Such a recording makes a statement as to the intentions of the artists that should not be ignored in assessing their work.

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