Entertainment Weekly (11/18/94, p.108) - "...romantic reedman Washington--aided by stronger sidemen than usual (notably, pianist Hank Jones)--escapes the mood-music trap that often ensnares him..." - Rating: B
Vibe (3/95, p.113) - "...Washington is backed by a top-notch, straight-ahead band...with lush arrangements and memorable improvisations all around..."
Personnel: Grover Washington, Jr. (soprano, alto & tenor saxophones); Jeanie Bryson, Freddy Cole (vocals); Bobby Watson (alto saxophone); Bobby LaVell (tenor saxophone); Jimmy Cozier (baritone saxophone); Eddie Henderson, Earl Gardner (trumpet, flugelhorn); Robin Eubanks (trombone); Freddy Cole, Hank Jones (piano); Romero Lubambo (guitar); George Mraz (bass); Billy Hart, Lewis Nash (drums); Steve Berrios (percussion).
Producers: Todd Barkan, Grover Washington, Jr.
Recorded at Van Gelder Studios, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey on February 22-24, 1994. Includes liner notes by Bob Porter.
Personnel: Grover Washington, Jr. (soprano saxophone, alto saxophone, tenor saxophone); Freddy Cole, Jeanie Bryson (vocals); Romero Lubambo (guitar); Bobby Ray Watson (alto saxophone); Bobby Lavell (tenor saxophone); Eddie Henderson (trumpet, flugelhorn); Earl Gardner (flugelhorn); Robin Eubanks (trombone); Hank Jones (piano); Lewis Nash , Billy Hart (drums); Steve Berrios (percussion).
Audio Mixer: Rudy Van Gelder.
Liner Note Author: Bob Porter.
Recording information: Van Gelder Studios, Englewood Cliffs, NJ (02/22/1994-02/24/1994).
Author: Gene Lees.
Photographer: Nana Watanabe.
Arrangers: Grover Washington, Jr.; Romero Lubambo; Slide Hampton; Todd Barkan; Robert Sadin.
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