Trumpeter Sean Jones Excels on His Latest

August 11, 2014 4:56 PM

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Trumpeter Sean Jones Excels on His Latest

Trumpeter Sean Jones was a featured voice on Nancy Wilson's Grammy award-winning album, Turned to Blue, from 2006. Since then he has been associated with Wynton Marsalis' Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra lending his taut, clean lines to the sound of that formidable ensemble. Now, at 36 years of age, he has released his seventh album as a leader, titled Im-Pro-Vise, on the progressive Mack Avenue Label. Mr. Jones is maturing into a leading voice on the instrument and has developed as a talented leader and composer in the genre.

Mr. Jones has chosen a solid rhythm section comprised of the bassist Luques Curtis and drummer Obed Calvaire and a worthy foil, in the impressive Orrin Evans on piano. Jones offers an inspiring collection of music that pulses, soars, at times intrigues and challenges just enough to titillate the ear...

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