Brandee Younger: Soul Awakening

Given her chosen instrument, the harp, it is hardly surprising that Younger cites Dorothy Ashby and Alice Coltrane as her inspirations. The former’s Games plus the latter’s Blue Nile are part of the repertoire on an album which was completed some six years ago. Producer and bassist Dezron Douglas is present on all the tracks, which are notable for a constant shift in personnel. Amongst the lineup is Ravi Coltrane, often a playing partner of the leader, who penned
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