Jazz legend Charles Lloyd presents the West Coast premiere of Wild Man Dance Suite, a new suite of compositions written for this meeting of American, Hungarian and Greek musicians, featuring a rhythm section of pianist Gerald Clayton, bassist Joe Sanders and drummer Eric Harland. Featuring Greek lyra player Sokratis Sinopoulos and Miklos Lucacs playing the Hungarian gypsy cimbalom, the suite had it's world premiere in November 2013 at the Jazztopad Festival in Wroclaw, Poland, in which the ensemble performed the six movements like a flowing orchestral unit.
1. Flying Over The Odra Valley
6. Wild Man Dance