Massimo Urbani – Easy to Love

Album entitled Easy to Love by saxophonist Massimo Urbani. The album is recorded on January 18, 1987, at Sonic Studio in Rome, Italy.

The rhythm section accompanying the Roman saxophonist during the recording of the record work included Luca Flores (piano), Roberto Gatto (drums) Furio Di Castri (double bass).

The quartet best represents the new generation of musicians who came to the attention of audiences and critics in the 1980s for technical preparation combined with a personal stylistic and instrumental

Luca Flores and Furio Di Castri would also collaborate in later years with American trumpeter Chet Baker, both in the studio and in concert.

Note: In 1989 the Timeless label released the posthumous album Chet Baker’s Last Recording as Quartet, a live performance recorded on April 17, 1988, at the Rosenheim Jazz Festival (Netherlands), with Luca Flores on piano, Marc Abrams on double bass, and Nicola Stilo on flute and guitar