Smith Dobson with Bobby Hutcherson – Sasha Bossa – Cassette
“Smith Dobson with Bobby Hutcherson – Sasha Bossa” is a jazz recording featuring pianist Smith Dobson and vibraphonist Bobby Hutcherson. The album was released in 1988 on the Quartet Records label.
The album’s title track, “Sasha Bossa,” is a Latin-inspired composition that showcases the duo’s virtuosic playing and intuitive musical chemistry. The piece features Dobson’s fluid piano lines and Hutcherson’s shimmering vibraphone melodies, interweaving in a lively and intricate dance. The duo’s improvisations are playful and exploratory, each taking turns leading and supporting the other in a dynamic musical conversation.
The album also includes several other tracks, including the bluesy “It Could Happen To You,” the bouncy “Old Acquaintance ,” and the tender ballad “Day In, Day Out.” Throughout the album, Dobson and Hutcherson demonstrate a deep respect and understanding of each other’s playing, elevating each other’s performances and creating a cohesive and engaging musical experience.
Smith Dobson with Bobby Hutcherson – Sasha Bossa is a testament to the enduring power of jazz duets, and a showcase for the talents of two master musicians at the top of their game.
Quartet Records 1988
Brand new, never played and still in the factory plastic
It Could Happen To You
Love’s Mirror Image (For Gail)
Old Devil Moon
Day In, Day Out