Dimitris Kalantzis Quintet : Της Αγάπης Αίματα / The Blood of Love [Modes & Moods, 2013] [reblog]

from Oannes *

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Θυμάμαι την ευφορία που μου είχε πρόσφερε, οκτώ χρόνια πριν, η δουλειά του jazz πιανίστα – ενορχηστρωτή Δημήτρη Καλαντζή και του κουιντέτου του πάνω στη μουσική του Μίκη Θεοδωράκη. Kαι ακόμα περισσότερο, πριν από αυτήν, οι Χατζιδακικές του[ς] εντρυφήσεις.

Η μπάντα :
Δημήτρης Καλαντζής
πιάνο, ενορχηστρώσεις
Τάκης Πατερέλης
σαξόφωνο
Ανδρέας Πολυζωγόπουλος
τρομπέτα
Αλέξανδρος-Δράκος Κτιστάκης
τύμπανα
Γιώργος Γεωργιάδης
μπάσο

Eight years have passed and I still remember the euphoria streaming from this work by the jazz pianist – arranger Dimitris Kalantzis and his quintet, based on Theodorakis’ music. Even more fascinating was his interperetation of Hadjidakis’ music, before that.

The band :
Dimitris Kalantzis
piano, arrangements
Takis Paterelis
saxopohone
Andreas Polyzogoulos
trumpet
Alexandros-Draco Ktistakis
drums
George Georgiadis bass

Enjoy!

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* For my friends who didn’t know, or first timers here, Oannes [aka Socratis Papahatzis] is my husband, partner in life and music and the one with my undying admiration. Together we have a band MK-O [the music of Marina Kanavaki & Oannes]. So, it’s my pleasure to share with you his [and sometimes mine] musical selections. Do visit his site. He has my highest recommendation!