Steve Futterman
November 08, 1996 AT 05:00 AM EST

Medianoche

type
Music
Current Status
In Season
performer
Don Grolnick
genre
Jazz

We gave it an A-

The late pianist and arranger Don Grolnick is best known for his work with such pop stars as James Taylor and Steely Dan, but his jazz roots also ran deep. Grolnick’s final album Medianoche is a zestful Latin jazz project, pulling together compatible musicians — including saxophonist Michael Brecker, bassist Andy Gonzalez, and flutist Dave Valentin — for a program that successfully mixes Grolnick’s catchy originals with standards as well as cleverly rear-ranged jazz compositions by Horace Silver, Wayne Shorter, and Chick Corea. A-

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