Avishai Cohen's Triveni - Dark Nights

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Thursday November 06, 2014

From Winnipeg Free Press
Avishai Cohen’s Triveni – Dark Nights
By Chris Smith

THIS is the third disc by the trio of trumpeter Avishai Cohen, bassist Omer Avital and drummer Nasheet Waits, and it diverges from the first two by including guest musicians and features Cohen using electronic effects and overdubs.

The superb quality of the compositions and performance remains unchanged and gets a kick from clarinetist Anat Cohen (Avishai’s sister), pianist Gerald Clayton and singer Keren Ann.

On opener Dark Nights, Darker Days, Cohen in effect plays a duet with himself by using overdubs. It is a beautiful, yet haunting, composition — one of six by Cohen.

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