Dave Tofani’s first solo album, a set of 8 original compositions for a sextet of musicians, reflects the spirit and vitality of New York City.
It was originally released nationally in 1982 and received wide critical acclaim & made the Radio and Record Charts at #7 for 8 weeks, which led to a Grammy nomination.
A blend of jazz/fusion and traditional jazz Dave performs here on tenor and soprano saxophones backed by New York City’s most stellar rhythm section players, all stars in their own right:
- Warren Bernhardt (Piano,)
- Cliff Carter (Piano,)
- Dave Charles (Percussion,)
- Mark Egan (Bass,)
- Anthony Jackson (Bass,)
- Jimmy Madison (Drums)
- Ross Traut (Guitar)
All compositions by Dave Tofani except
Manhattan Carnival (Why Not) by Michael Camillo