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Roby Lakatos With Musical Friends

Release Date: 10/13/2009 
Label:  Avanti Classic   Catalog #: 10302  
Composer:  Dave BrubeckRandy BreckerMarc FossetRoby Lakatos,   ... 
Performer:  Roby LakatosStéphane GrappelliRandy BreckerMarc Fosset,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Roby Lakatos' latest release for avantijazz is an all-Jazz project. Featuring prestigious guests including legendary French manouche-fiddler Stephane Grappelli, superstar Russian violinist Vadim Repin, cult American jazz trumpeter Randy Brecker, world-renowned Hungarian saxophonist Tony Lakatos and French Jazz master Marc Fosset, Roby Lakatos.

With Musical Friends is a unique journey to heart of Jazzland.

Roby Lakatos has always been famous for his incredible ability to improvise in every possible style. Curious about many musical repertoires, Roby has played jazz since childhood. After many experiments with established masters, he decided to produce an album entirely devoted to Jazz and choose the most
Read more incredible standards: From Dave Brubeck’s Blue Rondo á la Turk to Miles Davis' Four, via Charlie Parker’s Donna Lee and Paganini’s 24th Capriccio, this album is an extraordinary opportunity to discover his limitless talent in a musical genre so dear to his heart.

?For Roby Lakatos playing jazz is above all sharing and you will discover how wonderful he is at sharing musical sets with the most incredible cast of guests.

This version includes a 2nd CD with 3 bonus tracks (24 minutes) never released before.
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Works on This Recording

Blue Rondo a la Turk by Dave Brubeck
Performer:  Roby Lakatos (Violin), Stéphane Grappelli (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1959; USA 
Cherokee by Randy Brecker
Performer:  Roby Lakatos (Violin), Randy Brecker (Trumpet)
Jordu by Marc Fosset
Performer:  Marc Fosset (Guitar), Roby Lakatos (Violin), Duke Jordan (Piano)
Spring Of Dream by Roby Lakatos
Performer:  Roby Lakatos (Violin), Misi Lakatos (Violin)
Paris Groove by Randy Brecker
Performer:  Roby Lakatos (Violin), Randy Brecker (Trumpet)
Xxl Blues by Roby Lakatos
Performer:  Roby Lakatos (Violin), Tony Lakatos (Alto Saxophone)
Caprices (24) for Violin solo, Op. 1: no 24 in A minor by Niccolò Paganini
Performer:  Roby Lakatos (Violin), Vadim Repin (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1805; Italy 
Donna Lee by Miles Davis
Performer:  Roby Lakatos (Violin)

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