Album Remarks & Appraisals:
Montreux Alexander, performing live at the famed festival by Lake Geneva. This 1976 album captures the time in Alexander's young career when he began to be compared to musical giants such as Oscar Peterson. Alexander's playing combines proficiency with the feel of the Caribbean and a touch of gospel.
Personnel: Monty Alexander (piano); Jeff Hamilton (drums).
Liner Note Authors: Dirk Sommer; Stefan Franzen; Mike Hennessey.
Recording information: The Montreux Festival (06/10/1976).
Translator: Martin Cook.