|Walt Disney Concert Hall photographed at night by Lisa Kato Fitchett.|
The focus of the evening was the sonic explorations of four masters, beyond the bounds of a predictable groove, melodic motif, and chord progression. Which is not to say these guys didn't groove. They grooved, but far outside the expected bounds of bar lines and predictable time signatures. And not to say there were no melodies and no chord progressions. The arrangements were solidly tonal but pushed the boundaries of audience expectations with their extended scope and development.
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--The Daily Fitchett, 3/7/2011.