blues, bop & beyond

with will constantine jr

Thursday, November 4, 2010
11:00 to 13:00
other shows

Marion BrownCapricorn MoonMarion BrownESP-Disk'Recorded in 1965. Today's show is a tribute to the late alto saxophonist who passed away on October 18th. He's joined on this track by Alan Shorter, Ronnie Boykins, Reggie Johnson and Rashied Ali.
Marion BrownPorto NovoPorto NovoBlack Lion / Freedom / AristaA 1967 date with Marion's alto sax being joined by Maarten van Regteben Altena on bass and Han Bennink on drums and tabla.
Marion BrownFortunatoThree for SheppImpulse!Recorded in 1966, this track, Marion's own composition, features the late alto saxophonist with Grachan Moncur III on trombone, Dave Burrell on piano, Sirone on bass and Bobby Capp on drums.
Marion Brown QuartetLa SorellaWhy Not?ESP-Disk'A 1966 date with Stanley Cowell, Sirone and Rashied Ali joining the leaders alto sax.
Marion BrownVisionsVistaImpulse!Recorded in 1975 with Marion playing wind chimes as well as his customary alto sax. He's joined here by Allen Murphy on vocals, Anthony Davis on piano, Stanley Cowell on electric pianos and Bill Braynon on celestes.
Marion Brown SeptetJuba LeeJuba LeeFontanaMarion's alto sax joined here by Grachan Moncur III, Alan Shorter, Bennie Maupin, Dave Burrell, Reggie Johnson and Beaver Harris.
Marion BrownSoundways Part 2DuetsArista / FreedomMarion's joined here by classical pianist / performer / composer Elliott Schwartz.