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  Italo Cattaneo
  Jazz, Rock and Classic
  Milan - Italy
  Marantz CD7001
Albarry PP1
Acoustic Energy A109

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Supreme Jazz: Charles Mingus        (0 of 1 found this review helpful)
  August 26, 2008

The music is a rather un-descript concert; good jazz but unfortunately nothing to write home about. The recording fails to shine; maybe it is the fault of the original masters, maybe the mixing in SACD. If you are looking for a classic jazz SACD to enjoy great music and sound look somewhere else.

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