Colin Vallon Trio at Rubin Museum of Art
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Colin Vallon Trio
Colin Vallon: piano
Patrice Moret: double-bass
Samuel Rohrer: drums
Release Date: May 10, 2011
“Rruga”, meaning path, road or journey in Albanian, is the evocative title of the ECM debut by the trio of pianist Colin Vallon, bassist Patrice Moret and drummer Samuel Rohrer. After shared musical experiences on the Swiss jazz scene, they began their trio journey five years ago, and have grown into one of Europe’s most promising bands, shaping a rugged and individual music, inspired by songs and singers, and by the music of the Balkan region as well as by the jazz tradition. Challenging conventions of the modern jazz piano trio, the instrumentalists meet on equal terms as the music is created, arranged and developed collectively....