Sarah Manning | ‘Dandelion Clock‘ – [Posi-Tone, 2010]
Alto saxophonist Sarah Manning swings her way into the hearts and minds of jazz fans everywhere with “Dandelion Clock” available now from Posi-Tone. According to legendary jazz writer Nat Hentoff, “Manning plays – and writes – in what is unmistakably her own voice. Her singular dedication to developing that voice distinguishes her form her peers, and illuminates a path rife with intrigue.” Manning raises the bar with an exciting and bold program of original compositions and arrangements and takes us on an melodic adventure through a harmonic wonderland of her own creation.
Also traveling along on this musical journey are the sturdy and inventive rhythm section of pianist Art Hirahara, bassist Linda Oh and drummer Kyle Struve. This delightfully original session really swings and serious jazz fans will be captivated and amazed when Sarah Manning teaches everyone a new way to tell time by the “Dandelion Clock.”
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