Nguyên Lê

E_L_B - CD

  • Format: CD
  • Cat No.: ACT 9289-2
  • Barcode: 6 14427 92892 4
  • German Release: 01/04/2001
  • Genre: Guitar Jazz
No longer available – out of print

What seldom functions in everyday life is occasionally possible in music "There is no single leader with us. We’re all three on equal ground", guitarist Nguyên Lê commented. He continued, " We have something of a weakness for true democracy". No member of this trio, which was formed in France just two years ago, would presume the attitude "I’m the band"; and when that would be the case, then it would obviously go for all three. Three seemingly unspectacular letters suffice as the signature for this group undertaking: E_L_B. Written out, the initials stand for Erskine_Lê_Benita. And this is certainly everything but unspectacular. Whoever has followed jazz over the last ten to twenty years will give a whistle at these three names.Drummer Peter Erskine was born in 1954 in Somers Point, New Jersey. Bandleader...

line up

Nguyên Lê - guitar
Michel Benita - bass
Peter Erskine - drums

Recording Information

Recorded and mastered by Jan Erik Kongshaug, 24 bit digital supermapping at Rainbow Studios, Oslo, Norway on October 30 - 31, 2000
Produced by E_L_B