Scott LaFaro
Pieces of Jade

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Scott LaFaro - I Hear a Rhapsody

“His approach to the bass…it was a beautiful thing to see…He was a constant inspiration.”
– Bill Evans

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Pieces of Jade features material previously unavailable to American audiences. Among the highlights is a rare glimpse inside the creative process with LaFaro in an extended practice session with Bill Evans, both of them working through a standard they practically owned, “My Foolish Heart.” Also included are five selections recorded in New York City during 1961 that showcase LaFaro with pianist Don Friedman and drummer Pete LaRoca.

Track Listing:
1. I Hear A Rhapsody 6:17
2. Sacre Bléu (take 1) 6:11
3. Green Dolphine St. 6:36
4. Sacre Bléu (take 2) 6:18
5. Woody’n You 5:38
6. My Foolish Heart 22:44
7. Interview With Bill Evans By George Klabin 1966 13:39
8. Memories For Scotty 6:23

Personnel:
Don Friedman, piano (1-5,8)
Scott LaFaro, bass (1-5)
Pete LaRoca, drums (1-5)
Recorded in New York City 1961 (1-5)
Recorded by George Klabin 1985 (8)

1. I Hear A Rhapsody 6:17
2. Sacre Bléu (take 1) 6:11
3. Green Dolphine St. 6:36
4. Sacre Bléu (take 2) 6:18
5. Woody’n You 5:38
6. My Foolish Heart 22:44
7. Interview With Bill Evans By George Klabin 1966 13:39
8. Memories For Scotty 6:23

Don Friedman, piano (1-5,8)
Scott LaFaro, bass (1-5)
Pete LaRoca, drums (1-5)
Recorded in New York City 1961 (1-5)
Recorded by George Klabin 1985 (8)