Archive for May 5th, 2019

Carl Harris – It’s Time To Let Go

Washington D.C area based saxophonist Carl Harris, not to be confused with keyboardist Cal Harris Jr., was originally a pianist playing for gospel groups. The decision to change his instrument became visible with his debut album Bright Moments (2003).

It took 16 years until the release of his second album It’s Time To Let Go (2019). He counts to his influences Grover Washington Jr., Boney James, and Gerald Albright, all very successful saxophonists, who have become known for their own distinctive style.

That’s also Carl Harris’ marching direction. It’s Time to Let Go is Carl’s life motto and at the same time the title of the first piece. Surprisingly, he gives way to his singer, who presents an enchanting vocal arrangement.

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