Contact info: Tim Lyddon 42 Diamond St. #16 Brooklyn, NY 11215 718 389-6496 Tim@pianojazz.net
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The Tim Lyddon trio Appearing at the Cornelia St.Cafe Thursday,June 13, 2002 9 and 10:30 pm with bassist Tom Hubbard and drummer Tony Moreno
Tim Lyddon is a pianist who plays with extraordinary drive, impressive chops, good definition and a spirit which spreads nicely" says Cadence jazz. His latest CD, Ive Traveled So Far (Essence Jazz 2001) has been called The best jazz piano trio CD in recent years" by WBGO's Dan Karcher. Tim has performed with many great jazz artists including Sam Most, Dick Berk, Elliot Zigmund, Bill Watrous, Jeff Berlin, Kim Richmond, Tom Rainey, Scott Lee, Billy Mintz etc.
“Lyddon combines hands with heart and mind. The sensibility here is one of enormous breadth, encompassing the unearthly beauty of Romantic and Impressionistic Imaginations, the classic American song form, and the harmonic innovations of the post-bop era. “I’ve Traveled So Far” is a quiet gem, one that impresses more and more with each hearing.” - Larry Nai (ejazznews)
With an engaging light as a feather, block-chord touch, pianist Tim lyddon spins out original and standard compositions in the piano trio format. Even in a congested market, Lyddon makes a strong case for his rendering of the piano trio.” – Michael Bailey (All About Jazz)
“ Taken as a whole, this music is saturated with art, dignity and good fun. You won’t be let down here, jazz is alive and well.”- Stephen Koch (All About Jazz
The pianist has a light touch that allows for a certain resonance, meaning that his lines-often little snippets of pure melody-are flecked with intrigue. - (Macnie) Village Voice
The performance features original pieces from the CD and standards, as well as a few new compositions. The trio recently played at the Deerhead Inn . Tim will have an upcoming interview at WNYE Thursday, June 6 around 8am. Bassist Tom Hubbard has performed with Kenny Barron, Charlie Rouse and Dewey Redmond. He has performed and written arrangements for seven of Freddy Coles' CDs. Drummer Tony Moreno has performed with Barry Harris, Mal Waldron, Richie Bierach, Dave Liebman, The Lounge Lizards etc... He is featured on the new recording by bassist Dave Phillips(Naxos) as well as past efforts with Frank Kimbrough, Bruce Arnold and many others.
The shows are at 9pm and 10:30pm. There is a $7 cover charge and a $6 minimum. The Cornelia St. Cafe is located at 29 Cornelia St. (w.4th and Bleeker) Call the club at 212 989-9319 for more information.
CD available at Tower records, www.towerrecords.com , www.pianojazz.net, www.amazon.com, www.ejazzlines.com