3 Cohens – Braid

What becomes apparent by the end of Braid is that this a real band, reaching a level of communication bound by family ties, deepened by long hours on the bandstand and enlivened by an obvious love of the artform. The 3 Cohens have arrived, and hopefully this is only the beginning.
– All About Jazz

Braid

1. Navad
2. Gigi et Amelie
3. Freedom
4. Beaches
5. U-Valley
6. Lies and Gossip
7. It Could Happen to You
8. Elegy for Eliku
9. Tfila [Prayer]
10. Shoutin' Low
 

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Nosso Tempo

2007 Anzic Records

Siblings Yuval, Anat and Avishai Cohen have been playing together since childhood. Now, as seasoned musicians and band-leaders, they pair the joy of family music-making with musicianship of the highest level. They complete each other’s phrases, seamlessly intertwining solo and accompaniment in an exciting original program. Featuring Aaron Goldberg, Eric Harland and Omer Avital.

Personel:

• Anat Cohen: Tenor Saxophone & Clarinet
• Avishai Cohen: Trumpet
• Yuval Cohen: Soprano Saxophone
• Aaron Goldberg: Piano
• Omer Avital: Bass
• Eric Harland: Drums

Reviews:

…arresting sophomore album… 
– Nate Chinen, New York Times

…[a] polyphonic pip.”
– Village Voice

Rarely in the history of jazz family bands have siblings so successfully created a unified group sound with as distinctive an identity as the Israel-born Cohens.
– Downbeat