Lenny Marcus Trio | Deeper, Still

Go To Artist Page

Recommended if You Like
Keith Jarrett McCoy Tyner Oscar Peterson

Album Links
official website

More Artists From
United States - Virginia

Other Genres You Will Love
Jazz: Jazz quartet Jazz: Modern Creative Jazz Moods: Featuring Guitar
There are no items in your wishlist.

Deeper, Still

by Lenny Marcus Trio

A moving, deeply meditative and moving performance, strong jazz compositions interwoven with acoustic guitar and flute; sounds like early Keith Jarrett.
Genre: Jazz: Jazz quartet
Release Date: 

We'll ship when it's back in stock

Order now and we'll ship when it's back in stock, or enter your email below to be notified when it's back in stock.
Sign up for the CD Baby Newsletter
Your email address will not be sold for any reason.
Continue Shopping
cd in stock order now
Buy 2 or more of this title and get 20% off
Share to Google +1

To listen to tracks you will need to update your browser to a recent version.

  Song Share Time Download
1. Turn on the Stars
Lenny Marcus
Share this song!
X
6:29 $0.99
2. Deeper, Still
Lenny Marcus
Share this song!
X
7:38 $0.99
3. Keep it Simple
Lenny Marcus
Share this song!
X
2:45 $0.99
4. Inner Journey
Lenny Marcus
Share this song!
X
6:33 $0.99
5. Music in the Garden
Lenny Marcus
Share this song!
X
4:24 $0.99
6. Meditations in Time
Lenny Marcus
Share this song!
X
7:24 $0.99
7. Purple Moon
Lenny Marcus
Share this song!
X
5:10 $0.99
8. Drifting in and out of Dreams
Lenny Marcus
Share this song!
X
5:10 $0.99
9. Alexandra
Lenny Marcus
Share this song!
X
4:51 $0.99
10. Little Star
Lenny Marcus
Share this song!
X
4:49 $0.99
11. Rhapsody in Blue
Lenny Marcus
Share this song!
X
4:52 $0.99
12. Between the Waves and the Ocean
Lenny Marcus
Share this song!
X
3:50 $0.99
13. Sentimental Blue
Lenny Marcus
Share this song!
X
5:17 $0.99
14. Wouldn't it be Loverly?
Lenny Marcus
Share this song!
X
5:25 $0.99
Available as MP3, MP3 320, and FLAC files.

ABOUT THIS ALBUM


Album Notes
Lenny Marcus hails from Washington, DC but worked for many years in New Orleans. He has studied, performed, and recorded with many jazz greats, including Ray Bryant, Alvin Batiste, Ellis Marsalis, David "Fathead" Newman, Jane Powell, Brian Lynch, Charlie Byrd, Herb Ellis, and many others. Lenny's compositions has received acclaim as well, and his song, "In the Middle of the Night," was a finalist in ISC's International Song Competition in 2005. Jazz Times magazine wrote of Lenny's CD, "Jazzaphrenia," which featured Frank Foster and Sonny Fortune, that "the way this group plays jazz is infectious!"
"Deeper, Still" is the 9th CD put out by the Lenny Marcus Trio, which features stellar guitarist Cyrus Pace on many of the tracks. Lenny writes, "this new project is a bit different than our past CD's, as there is much meditative and contemplative feeling in the compositions and the performance." The group can't help but swing on several tracks, as in Rhapsody in Blue, Wouldn't it be Loverly?, and Alvin Batiste's Little Star. However, the title track Deeper, Still, and Inner Journey, are deeply moving songs with beautiful interplay between grand piano and acoustic guitar. The CD opens with "Turn on the Stars," which sounds like a jazz classic upon the first listen. "Meditations in Time" is an ultra cool 5/4 song with a blues feel.
"Deeper, Still" shows off the deep feeling of Marcus's compositions, complimented by the beautiful guitar work of Cyrus Pace, the lyrical acoustic bass playing of Scott Trayer, with Larry Scott adding subtle textures on the drums.


Reviews


to write a review

Michael Stiegler

Another winner from Lenny
I can't stop listening to this CD. It is not just wonderfully mellow, but it is creative and satisfying. No "smooth jazz" here, but still laid back. The piano and guitar interplay is magical. But the inexhaustible Lenny Marcus hard swing pokes through on several cuts. Whether you listen to it in headphones trying to figure out "what they're doing", or just put it on in the background for an intimate evening, this is one great CD. It's great jazz.