Posted May 06, 2013
File this video under the "wtf... it's only been viewed 94 times?!" section. Hopefully this blog post will help fix that. Check out this amazing concert (40 minutes worth!) featuring a trio consisting of the great Joe Henderson on tenor, Dave Holland on bass and Al Foster on drums. Turn off the TV, sit back and learn a serious lesson in musicality.
My favorite track? "Relaxin' at Camarillo" (starts at 30:00). If you haven't already, check out Joe's album under the same name. Highly recommended. And if you dig the way this rhythm section plays together, then I highly, highly, highly recommend Henderson's 1993 release, So Near, So Far (Musings for Miles). I lived and breathed this album while I was in high school. Along with Rage Against the Machine... but that's for another blog post.