Dave Holland releases ‘Pathways’ his nineteenth album recorded at Birdland (2010)

Dave Holland‘s ‘Pathways’ is his nineteenth album recorded in 2009 at New York City’S Birdland Jazz Club and released on March 23, 2010 by Dare2.


Dave Holland releases ‘Pathways’ his nineteenth album recorded at Birdland (2010)

Track Listing : 1.Pathways (Dave Holland) – 10:45 . 2.How’S Never? (Dave Holland) – 13:03 . 3.Sea Of Marmara (Chris Potter) – 09:03 . 4.Ebb And Flow (Dave Holland) – 10:48 . 5.Blue Jean (Dave Holland) – 07:28 . 6.Wind Dance (Alex Sipiagin) – 09:10 . 7.Shadow Dance (Dave Holland) – 15:04

Niklaus Troxler

Musicians : Dave Holland – Double Bass . Antonio Hart – Alto Saxophone And Flute . Chris Potter – Tenor Saxophone And Soprano Saxophone . Gary Smulyan – Baritone Saxophone . Alex Sipiagin – Trumpet . Robin Eubanks – Trombone . Steve Nelson – Marimba And Vibraphone . Nate Smith – Drums

Production : Produced By Dave Holland . Paul Bagin – Engineer . Greg Calbi – Mastering . James Farber – Mixing . Justin Gerrish – Mixing Assistant

Package : Susan Archie – Art Direction . Richard Conde – Photography . Niklaus Troxler asterisques RVM – Design

Recorded 2009 At New York City’S Birdland Jazz Club.

Released On March 23, 2010 By Dare2.

(Source Dave Holland – Pathways | Official Site)


Dave Holland uses those pieces, in particular, as launching pads for dynamic solo exhibits and inspired duets, but in the end it’s not the dexterity of the individuals that impresses most, but rather the groupthink of the ensemble. […]

The resulting spirit of generosity, of selflessly yet emphatically serving each composition, pays off from start to finish on the seven-song album (five penned by Dave Holland), which clocks in at over 75 minutes but doesn’t contain a single extraneous note or gesture. Miles and Mingus would be proud. […]

Pathways opens the album with the horns setting the pace as Smuylan’s baritone leads the melody with commanding solos. The horns riff hard while Nelson plays the vibraphone with a modernistic feel. […]


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