The New CD from Kevin Hays 'The Dreamer' features 11 new songs including 5 including vocals. The band features Kevin's longtime band-mates, Doug Weiss on Bass and Bill Stewart on Drums.
In addition to the Vocal Performances, Kevin plays Piano, Fender Rhodes, Wood Flute, Melodica and Percussion on the new recording.
He's also joined by the wonderful Hillary Smith on background vocals on several tracks.
'....a jolt of Joy!'
~ The New York Times
'Stellar! Kevin Hays is a true original. Everything he plays has a deep intelligence and swing.'
~ Brad Mehldau
'He's all encompassing. Phenomenally so!'
~ John Scofield
'I've never met a musician who is as perfect in their approach to improvisation. I've learned a lot working with him.'
~ Nicholas Payton