Melissa Aldana lives through her tenor saxophone. It has become part of herself as a vital organ. With FREE FALL she has created an allegory of 9 chapters documenting her personal journey from her birth place Chile to Brooklyn, New York where she lives today.
“Free Fall” is apure mix of jazz improvisation rooted deep in the tradition and compositions that are taking the music ina more modern direction. This amazing quartet is controlled by young and experienced hands alike. You can feel the air of New York clubs exhaled with a new spirit and virtue. Aldana captures Coleman, Rollins, Parker and Garzone reinvented and regenerated. It is an unpredicatable journey through the emotions and intricate harmonies that are transformed into evocative melodies in the delicate hands of Melissa.