Drummer - Percussionist - Educator - Composer

Karl Berger - "Gently Unfamiliar"


  • Karl Berger: Piano
  • Joe Fonda: Bass
  • Harvey Sorgen: Drums


Recording Track List

One of the most versatile and active proponents of creative music, Karl Berger is a living legend who has been expanding the Jazz language since the mid-’60s. A pianist, vibraphonist, composer, arranger, conductor and educator of astounding energy and creativity, Karl has worked with many of the greatest names in New Music: Ornette Coleman, Don Cherry, Gato Barbieri, Anthony Braxton, Bill Laswell and countless others. Following up on his gorgeous 2010 release of solo piano etudes Strangely Familiar, the second CD of Berger’s Tzadik trilogy presents his distinctive piano stylings in a trio format with a sensitive and supportive rhythm section.

Suite in 7 Movements for Piano Trio

1. Movement 1

2. Movement 2

3. Movement 3

4. Movement 4

5. Movement 5

6. Movement 6

7. Movement 7

Release Information

Tzadik Records # 4006

Recorded November 25, 2013 at Area 52 Studios, Saugerties, NY.
Edited and mixed March 4, 2014 at Sertso Studio, Woodstock, NY
Released Nov 2014
cd time - 47:03