Album · 2004 · 9 Songs. Tardo's Tempo Dennis Irwin.
Tardo Hammer is one of many veteran jazz musicians based in New York who deserve wider acclaim. The pianist's third CD for Sharp Nine, with bassist Dennis Irwin and drummer Jimmy Wormworth, salutes a number of jazz greats. The Last Time I Saw Paris" is a song that fell out of favor toward the end of the 20th century, but Hammer 's interpretation acknowledges the influence of both Thelonious Monk and Bud Powell in a jaunty performance.
1. Last Time I Saw Paris - Jimmy Wormworth, Dennis Irwin. Listen to Tardo's Tempo in full in the this site app. Play on this site. 2004 Sharp Nine Records.
Tardo Hammer Tardo’s Tempo Sharp Nine. In tandem with bassist Dennis Irwin and drummer Jimmy Wormworth, Tardo Hammer carves out his own space in the bebop tradition-once again, proving that accomplished musicians still have a lot to say while mining established styles. The pianist doesn’t mess with the bebop blueprint; rather, he excels at executing its fundamental elements. The material on Tardo’s Tempo is a carefully selected mixture of selections from the American Popular Songbook, a few jazz standards, a Monk tune, plus one original
Listen to music from Tardo Hammer like The Folks Who Live On The Hill, Asiatic Raes & more. Find the latest tracks, albums, and images from Tardo Hammer. Born in Queens, New York in 1958, Tardo Hammer began playing piano at age 5, and after dabbling with clarinet and guitar, returned to piano at age 13. By his mid teenage years he was listening heavily to jazz recordings of Charlie Parker, Miles Davis and others and teaching himself to play that music on the piano and with other young musicians.
Dennis Irwin, Jimmy Wormworth, Tardo Hammer. Tracks count: 9. Views: 4. Dennis Irwin, Tardo Hammer, Jimmy Wormworth - Philly Twist 05:51.
Profile: American jazz pianist. Tardo's Tempo (CD, Album).
Songs: Dennis Irwin, Jimmy Wormworth, Tardo Hammer - Last Time I Saw Paris 06:08. Dennis Irwin, Jimmy Wormworth, Tardo Hammer - I Waited For You 08:42. Dennis Irwin, Jimmy Wormworth, Tardo Hammer - Russian Lullaby 04:49. Dennis Irwin, Jimmy Wormworth, Tardo Hammer - Philly Twist 05:51. Dennis Irwin, Jimmy Wormworth, Tardo Hammer - Journey To Liechtenstein 06:58. Dennis Irwin, Jimmy Wormworth, Tardo Hammer - Minor Mishap 06:21. Dennis Irwin, Jimmy Wormworth, Tardo Hammer - Very Early 04:48.
Tardo's Tempo by Jim Merod. Tardo Hammer with Dennis Irwin & Jimmy Wormworth. Sharp Nine Records CD 1028-2. I sometimes stutter in the privacy of thought as I reflect upon the burgeoning number of accomplished jazz pianists on the scene today. The album in view here, Tardo's Tempo, has that lucky swagger associated with the hippest depth of the jazz tradition. the line of pianists that counts Hank Jones (still exuding at the highest level in his 90th year), Tommy Flanagan and Barry Harris at its center. Tardo's Tempo is an album to savor over and over. Trust me: if you own this never boring 2003 session with a trio of musicians who genuinely "hear" one another, you'll find yourself frequently plopping the disc in your music machine
|1||Last Time I Saw Paris||6:08|
|2||I Waited For You||8:42|
|5||Journey To Lichtenstein||6:58|
|8||Little Man (You've Had A Busy Day)||5:21|
- Bass – Dennis Irwin
- Drums – Jimmy Wormworth
- Piano – Tardo Hammer
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