The collectively led New York sextet One for All released its first two discs on Sharp Nine in the late ’90s. The band returns to the label with The Lineup, a potent session made up mostly of band originals. Personnel shifts have been minimal over the years, making this an unusually cohesive unit-with Eric Alexander on tenor, Jim Rotondi on trumpet, Steve Davis on trombone, David Hazeltine on piano, John Webber on bass and Joe Farnsworth on drums. These are gifted soloists and seasoned ensemble players who bring clarity to each arrangement, fire and dynamism to every solo exchange.
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