Guitarist Bill Frisell's Big Sur ensemble is a fusion of two of his recent groups: the string band 858 Quartet and bop-tinged Beautiful Dreamers. The resulting outfit — violinist Jenny Scheinman, cellist Hank Roberts, violist Eyvind Kang, drummer Rudy Royston — joins Frisell's endlessly evocative guitar in painting a portrait of that wild California coast on their album of the same name.... More >>>