The first public outing by this quintet, and the first proper airing of “Be Still” (Greenleaf), an exquisitely personal album of hope born out of loss. Led by the trumpeter Dave Douglas, the band proved its mettle — as did the album’s featured guest, Aoife O’Donovan, a singer of modest rusticity, but as sophisticated as they come.
The Checkout: Live from 92YTribeca is a not-to-be-missed monthly concert series presented by 92YTribeca and WBGO Jazz 88.3 FM. Stay tuned for more shows coming soon. In the meantime, see what’s coming up at 92YTribeca Music.