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92 Years Young: Jammin' at the Gibbs' House


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At 92, Vibist Terry Gibbs is still Jammin’! For an incredible eight decades now, feisty vibraphonist and jazz icon Terry Gibbs has demonstrated the sheer joy of performing. “Life is a gas!” he seems to be saying with his music. “Let’s do this!” In performance, he behaves like a exuberant fan of his own band, cheering his accompanists on, punctuating arrangements and solos with non-verbal interjections. His spirit was cultivated over the years, having played in significant jazz eras, with the formative giants of the genre, including Charlie Parker and Dizzy Gillespie in bebop and "the King of Swing," Benny Goodman. That same spirit is in abundance on Terry Gibbs 92 Years Young: Jammin' at the Gibbs House, a collection of songs recorded live in Gibbs’ living room. All the tracks were done in a single take. Endings were discussed briefly or not at all. There was no rehearsal. This is old school, rare today, the kind of session sophisticated talents like Terry and not all that many others could tackle. Gibbs, accompanied by his son Gerry on drums, Mike Gurrola on bass, and John Campbell on piano, sparkles on vibes. His tone is impeccable and his energy belies his senior status. Gibbs’ decision to record one more performance, in a very long line of worthwhile recordings, is something to behold, celebrate and enjoy.
Facts
Item number WCS092
Barcode 687606009226
Release date 4/28/2017
Category Contemporary Jazz
Label WHALING CITY SOUND
Media type COMPACT DISC
Number of units 1
Performers
Non-Classical Artist Gibbs, Terry
Disc: 1
(Back Home Again In) Indiana00:04:00
1 (Back Home Again In) Indiana 00:04:33 Gibbs, Terry
Yesterdays00:07:00
2 Yesterdays 00:05:29 Gibbs, Terry
The Shadow of Your Smile00:06:01
3 The Shadow of Your Smile 00:05:41 Gibbs, Terry
What's New00:07:00
4 What's New? 00:04:36 Gibbs, Terry
Take the "A" Train00:06:00
5 Take the "A" Train 00:05:18 Gibbs, Terry
Blues for Hamp00:06:00
6 Blues for Hamp 00:06:24 Gibbs, Terry
I'm Getting Sentimental Over You00:05:05
7 I'm Getting Sentimental Over You 00:06:51 Gibbs, Terry
Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea00:04:00
8 Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea 00:06:30 Gibbs, Terry
Autumn Leaves00:06:47
9 Autumn Leaves 00:06:38 Gibbs, Terry
Yardbird Suite00:02:35
10 Yardbird Suite 00:03:23 Gibbs, Terry
All the Things You Are00:06:01
11 All the Things You Are 00:07:28 Gibbs, Terry
Just Some G Minor Blues00:05:00
12 Just Some G Minor Blues 00:05:21 Gibbs, Terry
Imagination00:05:47
13 Imagination 00:04:46 Gibbs, Terry
Here It Is00:04:00
14 Here It Is 00:04:04 Gibbs, Terry
Closing Remarks00:01:00
15 Closing Remarks 00:00:20 Gibbs, Terry
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