RE: Person I Knew – A Tribute to Scott LaFaro
2011 marks the 50th anniversary of the untimely death of bass legend Scott LaFaro. To mark this occasion, Phil recorded a tribute to the bass great that features Bill Evans alumnus and drum legend Eliot Zigmund and piano great (and former roommate of Scott’s) Don Friedman.
Phil’s Debut CD as a Leader: 80 EAST
Tri-Fi is a coopretative lead piano trio featuring two of my favorite musicians- Matthew Fries on piano and Keith Hall on drums.
A Tri-Fi Christmas
TRI-FI is back with more from my collaborative project with Matthew Fries (piano), Phil Palombi (bass) & Keith Hall (drums). This 2nd album from our trio features a special guest, Steve Wilson (saxophone).
This self-titled release is the 1st album with my collaborative project – Matthew Fries (piano), Phil Palombi (bass) & Keith Hall (drums). We began playing together as the rhythm section for Curtis Stigers (vocals), so we asked him to be our special guest on this release.