Release date April 26:
Vibraphonist Behn Gillece showcases how to "Stick Together" with several of his favorite musicians – pianist Art Hirahara, bassist Boris Kozlov, and drummer Rudy Royston – to celebrate the power of collaboration and synergy. Together, they skillfully blend their individual talents, creating a musical tapestry that combines technical precision and heartfelt expression, reflecting the rich spectrum of human emotions. Gillece's compositional prowess takes center stage, complemented by the evocative piano of Hirahara, the resonant bass lines of Kozlov, and the rhythmic prowess of Royston. The palpable friendship and chemistry among these four artists result in an electrifying and joyous synergy, elevating each performance to new heights. With the leader's creative ingenuity setting the course and the ensemble's collective artistry providing the energetic drive, this engaging album provides an unforgettable sonic experience. It demonstrates that a splendid time is guaranteed for all when we "Stick Together."