Celebrating 25 years of recording excellent jazz, Spyro Gyra releases IN MODERN TIMES, a collection of original, finger-clicking, good times jazz songs such as "After Hours," "Feelin' Fine," "Julio's Party," "The River Between," "Groovin' For Grover," "Open Door," "Florida Straits," "Feelin' Fine Pt. 2," "East River Blue," "Your Touch," "Lucky Bounce," and "Planet J." Each song performance is Spyro Gyra at its best!
Spyro Gyra has set many standards of ongoing excellence in the jazz world, incorporating jazz, R&B, Latin, Brazilian, and other jazz motifs into its original performances. They are always fresh and innovative whatever they are creating, and they share that with the listening audience.
Each performer is at his best on IN MODERN TIMES and this is a great feel-good, lively collection of songs. Spyro Gyra is constantly re-inventing itself and coming up with something totally, wonderfully different, and so it is with their IN MODERN TIMES, sure to be a hit with all jazz listeners everywhere. Great songs. Great melodies. Great harmony.