Patricia Barber Modern Cool 180g 2LP
Patricia Barber Modern Cool 180g 2LP
Genre: Jazz
Label: Premonition
Size: 12"
Format: 33RPM,

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Patricia Barber Modern Cool 180g 2LP

Patricia Barber

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SKU:
PREMLP90761Q
UPC:
669179076119
Sonically Stunning! Remastered from the Original Analog Mixes by Doug Sax!
180g 2LP Pressed at QRP!
Distributed Worldwide Exclusively by Elusive Disc!


Big, Bold, and just plain outstanding! A musically cohesive album with powerful musicianship, original tunes and refreshing covers!

This item not eligible for any further discount offers!

Patricia Barber's Modern Cool (Premonition Records, 1998) was the recording that made Barber an international jazz star. On the initial tour for this album, Barber played a four night stand at The Jazz Standard in New York where she was heard by Bruce Lundvall of Blue Note Records. This led to a string of Barber recordings for both Premonition and Blue Note, worldwide touring and unapologetic critical acclaim from which Barber never looked back.

Audiophiles were well aware of Barber from her 1994 Premonition recording Cafe Blue. Sonically, Modern Cool copied the Cafe Blue playbook: same recording studio, engineer, and recording approach. Musically, Barber added trumpeter Dave Douglas to her stellar working band and showcased her original compositions more than on any previous recording.

Like Cafe Blue, Modern Cool has been released in multiple formats, including 2013's Grammy winning Surround Sound edition. This LP version is newly remastered by the legendary Doug Sax from the original analog mixes and is sure to be a strong addition to the Barber audiophile oeuvre.

"Sonically, one of the best recordings ever made by a jazz singer with small acoustic ensemble." - Downbeat, rated 5 stars

"Smart songs about the way we think and live, not just about the way we love. This is the kind of art we need to be on the lookout for everywhere. The 21st century has started. We can't afford to be left behind." - New York Times

"Record to Die For." - Stereophile

Features:
• 180 Gram High-Quality Audiophile Vinyl
• Double LP
• 33 1/3rpm Speed
• Mastered for Vinyl by Doug Sax from the original analog mixes, The Mastering Lab, Ojai, CA
• Pressed at Quality Record Pressings (QRP)
• Heavy Full Color Gatefold Jacket
• Distributed Worldwide Exclusively by Elusive Disc!

Musicians:
Patricia Barber, piano, vocal, table knives on strings
Michael Arnopol, bass
John McLean, guitar
Mark Walker, drums, percussion, prepared kit, tin can-o-phone
Dave Douglas, trumpet
Jeff Stitely, udu ("Constantinople")
Choral Thunder Vocal Choir ("Love, Put On Your Faces")

Selections:
Side One:

1. Touch Of Trash
2. Winter
3. Let It Rain
Side Two:
1. Company
2. Silent Partner
3. Light My Fire
Side Three:
1. You & The Night & The Music
2. Love, Put On Your Faces
3. She's A Lady
Side Four:
1. Constantinople
2. Postmodern Blues
3. Let It Rain - Vamp
Description
Sonically Stunning! Remastered from the Original Analog Mixes by Doug Sax!
180g 2LP Pressed at QRP!
Distributed Worldwide Exclusively by Elusive Disc!


Big, Bold, and just plain outstanding! A musically cohesive album with powerful musicianship, original tunes and refreshing covers!

This item not eligible for any further discount offers!

Patricia Barber's Modern Cool (Premonition Records, 1998) was the recording that made Barber an international jazz star. On the initial tour for this album, Barber played a four night stand at The Jazz Standard in New York where she was heard by Bruce Lundvall of Blue Note Records. This led to a string of Barber recordings for both Premonition and Blue Note, worldwide touring and unapologetic critical acclaim from which Barber never looked back.

Audiophiles were well aware of Barber from her 1994 Premonition recording Cafe Blue. Sonically, Modern Cool copied the Cafe Blue playbook: same recording studio, engineer, and recording approach. Musically, Barber added trumpeter Dave Douglas to her stellar working band and showcased her original compositions more than on any previous recording.

Like Cafe Blue, Modern Cool has been released in multiple formats, including 2013's Grammy winning Surround Sound edition. This LP version is newly remastered by the legendary Doug Sax from the original analog mixes and is sure to be a strong addition to the Barber audiophile oeuvre.

"Sonically, one of the best recordings ever made by a jazz singer with small acoustic ensemble." - Downbeat, rated 5 stars

"Smart songs about the way we think and live, not just about the way we love. This is the kind of art we need to be on the lookout for everywhere. The 21st century has started. We can't afford to be left behind." - New York Times

"Record to Die For." - Stereophile

Features:
• 180 Gram High-Quality Audiophile Vinyl
• Double LP
• 33 1/3rpm Speed
• Mastered for Vinyl by Doug Sax from the original analog mixes, The Mastering Lab, Ojai, CA
• Pressed at Quality Record Pressings (QRP)
• Heavy Full Color Gatefold Jacket
• Distributed Worldwide Exclusively by Elusive Disc!

Musicians:
Patricia Barber, piano, vocal, table knives on strings
Michael Arnopol, bass
John McLean, guitar
Mark Walker, drums, percussion, prepared kit, tin can-o-phone
Dave Douglas, trumpet
Jeff Stitely, udu ("Constantinople")
Choral Thunder Vocal Choir ("Love, Put On Your Faces")

Selections:
Side One:

1. Touch Of Trash
2. Winter
3. Let It Rain
Side Two:
1. Company
2. Silent Partner
3. Light My Fire
Side Three:
1. You & The Night & The Music
2. Love, Put On Your Faces
3. She's A Lady
Side Four:
1. Constantinople
2. Postmodern Blues
3. Let It Rain - Vamp
ISBN
Genre
Jazz
If Can Be Discounted
YES
Discontinued
NO
Inventory
1045.00
Construct
0
Dropship
0
Record Speed Record Size
12"
Artist
Patricia Barber
Title
Modern Cool
Composer
Additional Artists
Record Weight
180G
Record Speed
33RPM
Multi Channel
Stereo
1
Mono
Colored
Picture Disc
1/2 Speed
DMM
Out of Print
Sell Hold/Repressing
Direct to disc
Creation Date
Release Date
01-08-2019
Availability
In Stock
Format
Vinyl
ASSOC
R
Scratch & Dent
0
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