Waiting For Brown – Ryan Kisor
Built around a 7/4 vamp, this song presents a different sort of challenge than many of Ryan Kisor's more bebop-based workouts. The melody is angular and trumpet-istic in the distinctive Kisor style.
born on April 12, 1973
Perhaps best known for his work with the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, Ryan Kisor is an accomplished trumpeter and one of the rising names on the jazz scene. Firmly rooted in the post-bop tradition, Ryan has obviously done a lot of listening to giants like Clifford Brown and Booker Little and Woody Shaw. Of course, he's also been influenced by contemporary mentors including Clark Terry and Wynton Marsalis, both masters of the art of great trumpet playing. Read more...