Once Upon A Time - Live In AvignonECM
Once Upon A Time – Live in Avignon presents Eberhard on a rare evening in southern France in the midst of an adventurous series of solo bass concerts in 1994. This particular concert took place as part of the Festival International De Contrebasse, organized by Barre Philips. Reviewing one of Eberhard's solo events that year, the Financial Times called him "an exceptional bass player [who] can shine in all styles" and went on to claim, "it is hard to imagine that anyone else could play what Weber plays."Throughout the years, the bassist indeed has proven time and time again of a particularly unique musical vision that can not only be traced back to his singular use of effects and his signature five-string bass hybrid, but also draws on his personal background.
Eberhard Weber, Once Upon a Time - Live in Avignon makes JAZZIZ: 10 Albums You Need to Know: November 2021
Jazziz MATT MICUCCI writes....An icon and trailblazer reinterprets some of his most iconic hit songs on solo piano; a revisitation of some of Blue Note's classic music with a modern bounce; a big band celebration of the great Charlie Parker. All this and more are in our list of 10 albums out this month (November 2021) that you need to know about. Eberhard Weber, Once Upon a Time – Live in A...