Pianist-vocalist Dena DeRose and drummer Matt Wilson have been making beautiful music together for more than a decade and a half, nearly the entirety of her recording career. Their sublime rapport was, some nine years ago, expanded and intensified with the addition of bassist Martin Wind. Across four previous albums, they’ve recorded only one-2008’s Live at Jazz Standard, Volume 2-without the addition of an illustrious guest or two. For United they welcome trumpeter Ingrid Jensen and guitarist Peter Bernstein, each enhancing two of the album’s nine tracks.
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