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Nicki Parrott -《Moon River》(月河)[FLAC]

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    发行时间2009年05月12日
    地区英国
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专辑英文名Moon River
专辑中文名月河
歌手Nicki Parrott
音乐风格爵士
资源格式FLAC
发行时间2009年05月12日
地区英国
语言英语
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专辑介绍:

妮基派洛特:月河 Nicki Parrott: Moon River (CD) 【Venus】

来自澳洲,弹唱俱佳的美女贝斯手首发个人专辑,演唱多首经典曲目,获得Swing Journal杂誌权威金唱片推荐。

贝斯是爵士乐界最庞大的乐器,因此这种乐器几乎都是男性的天下。妮基派洛特不但贝斯演奏技巧精湛,而且还有著一副醉死人的好歌喉,可说是爵士乐界最奇妙的音乐家。

出生於澳洲的妮基派洛特与吹奏萨克斯风的姊姊丽莎都是相当努力的音乐家。姊妹两人分别在1993与1994年获得澳洲政府赞助,到纽约深造。其中妮基拜师於著名贝斯手鲁佛斯里德(Rufus Reed)门下。妮基并且也是传奇吉他手雷斯保罗(Les Paul)开设的Iridium爵士酒吧的常驻贝斯手,每个礼拜一都与高龄超过九十岁的雷斯保罗共同登台演出。妮基也与许多爵士传奇人物如克拉克泰瑞、勃基皮萨瑞利等人同台,是纽约活跃的贝斯演奏家。

妮基四岁开始学习钢琴,求学期间持续演奏钢琴与长笛,但在15岁时因为姊姊的乐团需要一位贝斯手,因此转而演奏贝斯。大学时妮基在音乐学院就读,同时也与许多当地著名的爵士音乐家展开忙碌的巡迴演奏生涯。妮基除了演奏与演唱外,也曾获得爵士乐作曲首奖,可说多才多艺。在2001年,妮基与姊姊发行两人合作的专辑「Awabakal Suite」。

Venus唱片公司对妮基可说相当礼遇,在她首张个人专辑中请来了旗下当红的约翰迪玛悌农担任钢琴演奏,乐团还加入了在日本极受欢迎的萨克斯风演奏家哈瑞艾伦。在这样精彩的阵容下,妮基的专辑选择了十三首轻鬆雋永的爵士歌曲,其中大多是大家耳熟能详的经典,如「第凡内早餐」中由奥黛莉赫本在窗边唱出的「Moon River」、因为电影「一曲相思情未了」而再度走红的「Makin’ Whoopee」、纳京高的畅销曲「Besame Mucho」等等。当然,也有妮基自己的创作一首传统蓝调歌曲「Nicki’s Blues」。妮基在这些曲子中弹唱俱佳,几乎每曲都有她精彩独奏的机会,而妮基的歌喉乾净又轻鬆,让人想起著名钢琴家兼歌手Blossom Dearie。由钢琴、萨克斯风与吉他组成的伴奏班底让音乐听起来丰富多变化,难怪获得乐评们一致好评。

【曲目】
01. Moon River 月河
02. Is You Is Or Is You Ain't My Baby? 你是我的宝贝吗?
03. Say It Isn't So 告诉我不是这样的
04. You'd Be So Nice To Come Home To 你能回家真是太好了
05. Takin' A Chance On Love 在爱情上冒险
06. I Don't Know Enough About You 我不够瞭解你
07. Makin' Whoopee 好好亲热
08. Cry Me A River 泪流成河
09. What A Difference A Day Made 一天有多大的变化
10. Besame Mucho 深情的吻我
11. I Can't Give You Anything But Love 我只能给你爱情
12. Nicki's Blues 妮基蓝调
13. The More I See You 每次看到你

Nicki Parrott - vocal & bass
Harry Allen - tenor sax
John Di Martino - piano
Paul Myers - guitar
Billy Drummond - drums



Nicki Parrott: Moon River (2008)
By HRAYR ATTARIAN,
Published: December 7, 2008

Nicki Parrott: Moon River It seems, according to some unwritten rule, that most female jazz instrumentalists sooner or later record a vocal album or two. Unfortunately, on these recordings, often passable vocal skills take precedence over superior instrumental talent. Perhaps this is intended to meet the demands of the commercial market, with bassist Nicki Parrott's Moon River a prime example. From the sexy cover photo to the listing of all the songs' lyrics in the booklet (all except one are well-known jazz standards), to limiting her bass playing to a minimum and placing her Blossom Dearie-influenced vocals at the forefront, Moon River appears designed for the more pop-oriented crossover market.

Those familiar with Parrott's work on her superb The Awabakal Suite (parrotmusic, 2001) know her as a superlative bassist, an adventurous composer, and an accomplished improviser. On Moon River, she still solos superbly, but alas, only on two songs, and for only a few choruses at a time. There are, however, a few instances of her delightful comping mixed in with the other instruments.

The focus is, without a doubt, on Parrott's Dearie-like vocals. Even the only original song, "Nicki's Blues," with its risque lyrics, has a melody and cadence very reminiscent of "Blossom's Blues" from Blossom Dearie (Verve, 1957). The rest of the musicians on the date are excellent, but also limit their improvisations to the melody, without venturing far from the theme; hearing saxophonist Harry Allen and drummer Billy Drummond at less than their full potential is a shame.

The recording is impeccable and the sound flawless; even on an average piece of stereo equipment, there's a remarkable feeling of immediacy. A pleasant CD that requires little from the listener, and can function almost as mood music, it's a shame that such a talented bassist has to resort to average singing skills rather than superior musicianship in order to make a commercially viable recording.


Track Listing: Moon River; Is You Is or Is You Ain't My Baby?; Say It Isn't So; You'd Be So Nice to Come Home to; Takin' a Chance on Love; I Don't Know Enough About You; Makin' Whoopee; Cry Me a River; What a Diff'rence a Day Made; Besame Mucho; I Can't Give You Anything but Love; Nicki's Blues; The More I See You.

Personnel: Nicki Parrott: vocal, bass; Harry Allen: tenor sax; John Di Martino: piano; Paul Myers: guitar; Billy Drummond: drums.

Record Label: Venus Records

Style: Vocal

引用
Audio CD (May 12, 2009)
Label: Venus Records
ASIN: B0029NYFNO

Artist: Nicki Parrott
Title Of Album: Moon River
Year Of Release: Oct 07, 2008
Label: Venus Records
Genre: Mainstream, Bop, Cool, Vocal


Japan's appetite for American jazz is ever increasing and their Venus Records has been releasing new material from mainstream artists that is attractively packaged and superbly recorded. Included in their catalog is Moon River, bassist/vocalist Nicki Parrott's debut as a leader.

Much in demand as a bassist, Parrott has developed a uniquely emotive style that is adaptable to a number of genres but in all cases her sensitive touch is what sets her apart. Her recent foray into jazz vocals complements her bass playing exceedingly well and is similarly showcased here. Like her bass playing, the power in her voice is drawn from her phrasing and textural mastery which is striking and very well suited to this program that consists primarily of standards...


Label:Venus Records (5) ‎– VHCD-5011
Format:CD, Album
Country:Japan
Released:15 Apr 2009
Genre:Jazz, Pop
Style:Vocal

Drums – Billy Drummond
Guitar – Paul Myers (6)
Piano – John Di Martino
Saxophone [Tenor] – Harry Allen (2)
Vocals, Bass – Nicki Parrott

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专辑曲目

01. Moon River 3:57
02. Is You Is Or Is You Ain't My Baby 4:02
03. Say It Isn't So 4:33
04. You'd Be So Nice To Come Home To 3:35
05. Takin' A Chance On Love 4:51
06. I Don't Know Enough About You 4:45
07. Makin' Whoopee 3:59
08. Cry Me A River 5:08
09. What A Difference A Day Made 3:42
10. Besame Mucho 4:36
11. I Can't Give You Anything But Love 4:18
12. Nicki's Blues 2:50
13. The More I See You 5:20

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