Harvey Valdes & Marco Oppedisano live, 9.21.16

In late June 2016, Harvey and Marco met for the first time in Harvey’s Brooklyn apartment. They both knew and admired each other’s work, but had never played together. It turned out to be a memorable afternoon that resulted in some wonderful improvised electric guitar duo music. It was so much fun that they said…

Review of PointCounterPoint, Harvey Valdes, 2016

I like the title of this record that plays with the meaning of counterpoint, a cd made by the trio Harvey Valdes (Guitar / Compositions), Sana Nagano (Violin) and Joe Hertenstein (Drums) that seems to bring back to light the concept of power trio. A record that seems the result of a continuous series of…

Recensione di PointCounterPoint, Harvey Valdes, 2016

http://www.harveyvaldes.net/   Bello il titolo di questo disco che gioca con il significato del contrappunto, un disco realizzato dal trio HarveyValdes (Guitar/Compositions), Sana Nagano (Violin) e Joe Hertenstein (Drums) che sembra riportare alla luce il concetto di power trio. Un disco che sembra il frutto di una serie continua di diverse ibridazioni stilistiche tra jazz,…