<span style="font-size:1.5em"><span style="color:red">Joe Zawinul The Rise and Fall of the Third Stream
Released : 1968
Label : Vortex Records
Format : Mp3@320</span>
<span style="font-size:1.17em"><span style="color:orangered">The title refers to the Third stream genre of music, melding classical and jazz.
This transitional recording sees Joe Zawinul moving from the role of jazz pianist to that of a synthesist in the broad sense of the word. The recording, made up of advanced hard bop and post bop themes, includes -- with varying degrees of cohesion -- passages for cello and violas. The strings never completely meld with the jazz instrumentation, but they also don't get in the way. The title suggests Zawinul sees little value in partitioning music under such headings... </span></span>