CMB Reviews David Bontemps’ Gede Nibo

Montreal’s David Bontemps presents gorgeous disc of instrumental piano music, Gede Nibo. Dave is also leader of creole jazz quintet Makaya. Under the Gede Nibo designation are 12 variations on the famous theme of renowned Haitian composer Ludovic Lamothe. Dave translates the disappointments, the strength, and the hopes of the Haitian people, captured in his exquisite pieces of music. The album closes with the dramatic “Ankh”. Album Gede Nibo will quench the thirst of piano enthusiasts everywhere.  iTunes