What’s Not Modern About This…apart from the tune?
Even then, it’s played with a nice arrangement for the rhythm section.
With all of the talk about standards that should/shouldn’t be performed or recorded, I figured that this would be a great video to post.
Dewey’s conception is timeless – he plays great melodies, harmonically – he’s interesting, the band swings hard, and they’re having fun. I’m convinced that more music like this would make instrumental, improvised music more popular.
Check out Matt Wilson’s quarter notes on the ride!!