That Nepenthetic Place

by Dayna Stephens

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1 - Dah-Dot Dah
2 - Full Circle
3 - Nepenthetic
4 - Common Occurences
5 - A Walk In the Parc
6 - But Beautiful
7 - Wink Wink
8 - American Typhoon
9 - Impressions
10 - Dr. Wong's Bird Song

CD Quality - 16 bit / 44.1 khz

A nepenthe is an elixir that relieves one’s worries and sorrows. In Homer’s Odyssey, the nepenthe is a potion given to Helen to cure her woe. Saxophonist/composer Dayna Stephens finds his nepenthetic reprieve while performing. He relates to it as an elating feeling of inspiration and enlightenment, a musical high. On his new recording, That Nepenthetic Place, Stephens presents a program of mostly original music written or arranged specifically for this astounding assemblage of musical talent.


released April 23, 2013

Dayna Stephens - tenor saxophone
Taylor Eigsti - piano
Joe Sanders - bass
Justin Brown - drums
Ambrose Akinmusire - trumpet
Jaleel Shaw - alto saxophone
Gretchen Parlato - vocals


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