Jeff Lorber, heralded as 'one of the founding fathers of fusion', returns with his Grammy-nominated power trio the Jeff Lorber Fusion, featuring bassist/co-producer Jimmy Haslip and saxophonist Eric Marienthal. Since the late 1970s, this contemporary jazz collective has blended elements of jazz, funk, rock, R&B and world music into a distinctive sound that has connected with audiences from a variety of continents, cultures and generations.
Co-produced by Lorber and Haslip, Hacienda spotlights eleven tracks, including a brilliant take on the Frank Zappa composition 'King Kong,' with Jean-Luc Ponty on violin. Guests include Larry Koonse, Paul Jackson, Jr., Vinnie Colaiuta, Dave Weckl, Lenny Castro, David Mann.
- 1. Corinaldo
- 2. Solar Wind Featuring Larry Koonse
- 3. King Kong Featuring Jean-Luc Ponty
- 4. The Steppe
- 5. Hacienda
- 6. Fab Gear
- 7. Raptor
- 8. Escapade
- 9. Everlast
- 10. Playa Del Falco
- 11. Dragonfly
May 01Berlin, Germany The Jeff Lorber Fusion at Quasimodo
May 02Cologne, Germany The Jeff Lorber Fusion at Altes Pfandhaus