View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the CD release of Big Sur on Discogs. All of the music on this album was written at Glen Deven Ranch in Big Sur, California and performed for the first time at the Monterey Jazz festival, I got to see Bill Frisell perform the other night. He was in town with his Big Sur Quintet, putting on a show at Louisville's Clifton Center, a nice. Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for Big Sur - Bill Frisell on AllMusic - - Bill Frisell's Big Sur, on Sony's. Metacritic Music Reviews, Big Sur by Bill Frisell, The first release on Sony's Okeh label, the music written while the jazz musician was in Big Sur. Bill Frisell's reflections on the California coastline have put him in a very inventive place indeed, writes John Fordham. Most, if not all, musicians value the relationships—both musical and friendship— that they build over the years, but few are as loyal as guitarist. Legendary jazz guitarist Bill Frisell's first release on OKeh Records, Big Sur, features all-new music commissioned by the Monterey Jazz Festival which. Big Sur is an album by Bill Frisell which was released on the OKeh label in Contents. 1 Reception; 2 Track listing; 3 Personnel; 4 References; 5 External.