Enrico Pieranunzi’s trio album named “Ballads” is not your normal ballad’s album. These guys are solid, I mean one tight unit. The 2006 Camjazz album features Marc Johnson on bass, and Joey Baron drums and what a trio they make, Enrico is one of only a handful of top notch accomplished jazz pianist alive today and his albums will be collector items one day. Marc Johnsons bass work is a joy to listen to and his solos are beautiful. Last but not least Joey Baron’s drum work brings them all together. This one’s for late night when your by yourself and jazz becomes special. If you want to study the art of the trio this album would be a fine place to start. Discover and enjoy!