Lee Konitz + Dan Tepfer
Alto saxophonist Lee Konitz, 83, is one of the living grand masters — a link to the bebop era that he transcended with his determination not to sound like Charlie Parker. Today his improvisations are still as "modern" as anything being played. He reprises the 2009 Sunnyside CD Duos with Lee with pianist Dan Tepfer, whose own Five Pedals Deep was a standout in 2010.
Lee Konitz (born October 13, 1927 in Chicago, Illinois) is an American jazz composer and saxophone player. Konitz is sometimes regarded as the preeminent cool...