Larry Blumenfeld
March 30, 2007 AT 04:00 AM EDT

A Spirit Free: Abbey Lincoln Songbook

type
Music
Current Status
In Season
Producers
Challenge
genre
Jazz

We gave it an A-

Abbey Lincoln’s songs are authoritative and wise, yet radiant with compassion and childlike wonder. Kendra Shank draws upon these qualities and her own intelligence in singing Lincoln’s material. Her tribute, A Spirit Free: Abbey Lincoln Songbook, is both reverent and creative, illuminating new possibilities for these songs and shedding new light on their composer. A-

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