Review and photographs by Rudy Lu
Veteran hard-bop drummer Albert “Tootie” Heath recently led a dynamic trio – which also featured Ethan Iverson on piano and Ben Street on bass – through two light-hearted sets of standards at the Falcon in Marlboro.
Iverson and Street are veterans of the scene in their own right. Iverson is the bandleader of the well known iconoclastic trio the Bad Plus, while Ben Street best known for his work with such A-list jazzers as Billy Hart, Kurt Rosenwinkel and Mark Turner.
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