is NY-based pianist/composer, Joan Stiles' 3rd CD, a joyful, interactive outing with Joel Frahm (sax) and Matt Wilson (drums). The trio glides and grooves through various jazz styles in brilliant but accessible explorations of standards, show tunes, Monk, Strayhorn, Mary Lou Williams, and even some Beatles and Clapton. Highlights include collages on LOVE - My Funny Valentine
meets Sunshine of Your Love
and MONEY - Brother, Can You Spare a Dime?
meets Can't Buy Me Love
. Stiles' compositions - West End Boogie
, a soulful, rhythmic blues, and the Gillespie/Dameron inspired Bebopicity
add to the eclectic mix. Hurly-Burly
(Stiles' last CD) garnered a 4-star Downbeat review and topped Jazz Week Radio charts.