On Generations, Steve Turre brings the eras together, inviting still-vital legends to join a gifted band of rising stars to pay tribute to the elders who helped shape his sound.
1. Planting the Ceed
2. Dinner with Duke
3. Blue Smoke
4. Smoke Gets in Your Eyes
5. Don D.
6. Pharoah’s Dance
7. Flower Power
8. Good People
9. Sweet Dreams
“Generations evokes the heyday when Blue Note, Prestige and Cadet Records were issuing jukebox 45-rpm singles of hard-bop and soul-jazz classics…There’s not a false note on Generations as Turre delivers a superb manifesto on the poignancy of intergenerational brilliance devoid of hyperbole or homiletics.”
— John Murph, DownBeat
“When 2022 nears its conclusion and the annual best-of lists are compiled, there’s no doubt that Generations will rank high on every tabulation.”
— Arturo Gomez, KUVOJazz Denver 98.3
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