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Peter Martin: In the P.M.

Peter Martin is music director, producer, arranger and pianist for Dianne Reeves, and the trio on his new In the P.M., with bassist Reuben Rogers and drummer Greg Hutchinson, constitutes Reeves’ current touring band.

No one who enjoys jazz piano played with enthusiasm and facility could fail to be entertained by In the P.M. But Martin’s music has limitations that might be expressed in a baseball analogy. Promising rookies with 95-mph fastballs who have not yet mastered their craft are sometimes described as “throwers not pitchers.”

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