Consecrated is out, and the reviews are in!
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Consecrated is a deeply spiritual, personal album for Earl, and therefore, an especially refreshing one for the jazz listener. It’s a recording of traditional hymns, brimming with poetic elegance. Karly Epp's stirring vocal interpretations mixed with MacDonald’s thoughtfully-crafted instrumental underpinnings convey a wide spectrum of sentiments, ranging from reverence and gratitude to petition, pleading and lament. Read more.