Gary Burton Quartet
Real Life Hits
ECM Records (Japan) 1985
25MJ 3468 (LP) Insert (slightly faded)
sleeve : EX-(Some slight fading)
media : NM-/NM-(Some parts have a very slight dust noise)
Gary Burton, an American jazz vibraphone player who has been active since the early 1960s, is the leader of this quartet, which includes Steve Swallow (b), Mike Hyman (ds), and Japanese jazz pianist Makoto Ohsone. Gary Burton is one of the most well-known ECM musicians. Gary Burton is one of the most legitimate ECM musicians, and this album is no exception, with beautiful contemporary jazz that is mild and easy on the ears, yet with a deepness that is typical of ECM.