By Jim Hynes, Making A Scene
This is a comeback for jazz vocalist JD Walter, the unexpected kind. With a reputation for being somewhat eccentric, adventurous, and the so-called “progressive electronic vocalist,” Walter returns from a life-threatening heart condition and surgeries on his heart and vocal cords to deliver an intimate album of mostly acoustic piano duets. Working with three veteran pianists that he’s worked with over his 25 years, as well as three highly regarded others, Walter delivers seven tunes, a collection of standards and originals. Read the full review here.