by James Pasinski
Next up is the the latest release titled “Sunday At Pilars” from jazz pianist/composer Chris Rottmayer. It features a dozen tracks that mirrors the vibe of the band, as they used to perform on Sundays at Pilars Martini in Winter Garden, Florida between 2015 and 2018. They album kicks off with the high energy of “Meteor” and the slow blues of “Weaver Of Dreams,” as Chris’ fingers find their way up and down the piano keys. The band get a second shot of energy with the nearly eight minute jam of “Mamacita,” while also showcasing their emotional side with the passion of “Emily.” Chris Rottmayer and his band swing together as one on the exciting vibe of “Nostalgia In Times Square,” before closing out the album with the quiet “Waltz For Julia” and the solo-filled finale of “Cherokee.” To find out more about Chris Rottmayer and his latest release “Sunday At Pilars,” please visit chrisrottmayer.com.