Flight - Dave Stapleton
Metascore
92

Universal acclaim - based on 4 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 3 out of 4
  2. Negative: 0 out of 4
  1. Stapleton's writing for this recording, satisfies on every level.
  2. May 30, 2012
    80
    Even though much of the album is inwardly gazing, there are repeated outbreaks of jazz toughness.
  3. May 30, 2012
    80
    It could have been trimmed a shade, but it's another leap forward for a fast-developing European jazz original.
  4. May 30, 2012
    60
    Combining the sounds and textures of jazz quartet and string quartet is a tricky business, and there are moments here when the two seem about to come unstuck.
User Score
6.3

Generally favorable reviews- based on 4 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 1 out of 1
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 1
  3. Negative: 0 out of 1
  1. Sep 9, 2012
    9
    It's like a fresh air record, a bit of sad however... Marvelous combination of strings which remind you of an academic classical musicIt's like a fresh air record, a bit of sad however... Marvelous combination of strings which remind you of an academic classical music existance and standard jazzy aproaches. Full Review »