|2.||"'Round Midnight" (7:19)|
|3.||"A Night In Tunisia" (9:41)|
|1.||"Cubano Be, Cubano Bop" (11:11)|
|2.||"Dizzy's Business" (1:42)|
|3.||"Con Alma" (8:18)|
Jukka Perko Tritone is a Finnish jazz trio helmed by saxophonist Jukka Perko, alongside bassist Antti Lotjonen and drummer Teppo Makynen, AKA Teddy Rok. Dizzy, their debut album, and is largely made up of distinctive interpretations of works by the great Dizzy Gillespie. They begin with a radical riff on Gillespie's "Bebop" - all polyrhythmic drums and hectic sax lines - before delivering a moody and Afro-jazz influenced take on Thelonious Monk's "Round Midnight". There's a surprising fuzziness to the production of their stellar version of Gillespie and George Russell's much-loved "Cubano Be, Cubano Bop", while their version of "Con Alma" us a wonderfully atmospheric and meandering affair. Arguably best of all, though, is their intoxicating take on Ernie Wilkins' 1963 tribute to Gillespie, "Dizzy's Business".
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