By Étienne D’Orsay, Jazz Magazine (Translated from French)

Noted among the soloists of Maria Schneider’s new CD, “Data Lords”, this very experienced alto saxophonist from Massasuchetts has been living in New York for over thirty years (and whose “Standard Wonder: The Music Of Stevie Wonder” released in 2007, we recommend to you) forms a fascinating post-bop album. Most of his sidemen are also members of Mrs. Schneider’s Orchestra and their excellence. Gary Versace, to mention, on piano & Fender Rhodes, serves these arrangements very neatly while oscillating delicately between shadow and light. While the vocals emerge from these subtle moving settings, the sonority of Pietro touches us very much. 

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