Ensemble 56 | 1st Meeting Towards Sky Flight Of Dragon | Not Two Records

One of the hallmarks of the CD is the way in which dissonance and symmetry are complementary. Gorka’s tonality and resonance illumine “5,” and Dora is in consonance with the mood. But he gradually moves out of the pulse, shifting into high gear with Mazur rumbling down on the bass. Each stays within their boundaries, yet there is an assimilation of the individual streams which makes the flow gleam. Spontaneous invention and a dynamic approach sing the sounds of Ensemble 56. The call is irresistible. — Jerry D’Souza, All About Jazz Continue reading