“that Ravelian line between jazz and classical has never been more symbiotic” – Downbeat
“pulsating motifs. long painterly lines, open fields and pointillist statements into a fascinating whole… captivating chamber quartet.” – Jazz Times
“a decidedly contemporary take on Maurice Ravel’s musical ideas… launching from Ravel but reaching its own heights.”
– Rochester City Newspaper
Reverso is a new trans-oceanic chamber jazz project co-led by Downbeat’s Rising Star trombonist, Ryan Keberle, and Frank Woeste, the acclaimed Paris-based pianist and music director for Ibrahim Maalouf. Reverso's “Suite Ravel” features drummer extraordinaire, Jeff Ballard, and ECM recording artist, Vincent Courtois, on cello performing music inspired by Maurice Ravel’s “Le Tombeau de Couperin”.
Suite Ravel, the debut record from Reverso, a new chamber jazz ensemble, is now available! Featuring Ryan Keberle, Frank Woeste, Vincent Courtois and Jeff Ballard.