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8 thoughts on “ Give Me The Simple Life - Oscar Peterson - Oscar Peterson (Vinyl, LP)

  1. Pianist Oscar Peterson is frequently astounding on this solo set. After nearly 20 years of mostly performing with trios, Peterson sounds quite liberated in this setting, throwing in some hot stride, unexpected changes in tempos and keys, and surprises whenever he thinks of them.
  2. Bruce Lindsey, in his review of Joe Alterman's Give Me The Simple Life, notes that the young pianist has "the feel of a musician who's been immersed in his chosen music for decades." Citing Erroll Garner, Oscar Peterson and Red Garland as influences, Altman betrays influences that further give bona fides to his experience beyond youth. Chief among these influences is .
  3. This page does not have a track list at the time of this review so forgive me for cluttering this review with one, but I think it's important: A1 Naptown Blues A2 Green Dolphin Street A3 Dream Of You A4 In A Mellotone B1 Blues For H.G. B2 Give Me The Simple Life B3 Greensleeves /5(1).
  4. The Good Life is a live album by Oscar Peterson, accompanied by Joe Pass and Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen. Track listing "Wheatland" (Oscar Peterson) – "Wave" (Antonio Carlos Jobim) – "For Count" (Peterson) – "The Good Life" (Sacha Distel, Jack Reardon) –
  5. Dec 14,  · "Give Me the Simple Life," "Honeysuckle Rose," and the ironically titled "A Little Jazz Exercise" are quite remarkable, yet Peterson also leaves space for some sensitive ballads. Oscar Peterson has a gargantuan discography in which he is well represented in all kinds of ensembles. But his solo outings are among his very finest.
  6. Oscar's Choice, a Compilation of songs by Oscar Peterson. Released in on MPS (catalog no. 10 ; Vinyl 12").
  7. Musicnotes features the world's largest online digital sheet music catalogue with over , arrangements available to print and play instantly. Shop our newest and most popular Oscar Peterson sheet music such as "Hymn to Freedom", "Summertime" and "Night Train", or click the button above to browse all Oscar Peterson sheet music.
  8. Dec 24,  · Oscar Peterson, whose early talent, speedy fingers and musical genius made him one of the world's best known jazz pianists, has died. He was Peterson died yesterday (Dec. 23) at his home in.

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