blues,bop &beyond

with will constantine jr

Thursday, January 20, 2005
11:00 to 13:00
other shows

Artist Song Album Label Comments New
Billy Bang Sextet The Glow of Awareness The Fire from Within Soul Note Violinist Bang interprets the work of writer Carlos Casataneda. This 1984 release features him with Ahmed Abdullah (trumpet), Oscar Sandees (guitar), William Parker (bass), Thurman Barker (marimba) and John Betsch (drums).
The Dom Minasi Trio I Got It Bad and That ain't Good Takin' the Duke Out CDM Records Guitarist / leader Minasi reinterprets in a refreshingly abstract , yet lyrical way. This 2001 date features Ken Filiano on bass and Jackson Krall on drums.
Giuseppi Logan Wretched Saturday More ESP Giuseppi here on alto sax with Don Pullen , Eddie Gomez and Milford Graves.Recorded in 1965.
Max Roach Trypitch: Prayer / Protest / Peace Freedom Now Suite Columbia This 1960 recording was originally released on the " Candid" label, as no major label would touch it during the Civil Rights era. This track is a duet between Max and singer Abbey Lincoln.Other cuts feature Coleman Hawkins, Booker Little, Babatunde Olatunji among others. THIS LP IS A CLASSIC !
Lee Konitz Duplexity The Lee Konitz Duets Milestone This track features Lee on tenor sax and Ray Nance on violin. 1967 date.
Yeah No Born in the Air Swell Henry Squealer "Yeah No" is headed by reedist Chris Speed and olso features trumpeter Cuong Vu, bassist Skuli Sverrison and drummer Jim Black,. *
Max Roach Double Quartet Cis Easy Winners Soul Note This 1985 release features Max being joined by Odean Pope, Cecil Bridgewater and Tyrone Brown as well as the Uptown String Quartet.
Samarai Celestial New Formalation Cosmic Gold Millennium Carrot Top Records 1997 release from the drummer / leader. Disc one (the jazz disc) features Bobby Zankel on alto sax, Tyrone Hill on trombone, Rick Iannacone on guitar and Jason Oettel on bass. Disc 2 (the funk disc) features Celestial overdubbing various instuments and vocals.
Cecil Taylor and Max Roach Duets -Part 4 Historic Concerts Soul Note Recorded live at McMillin theatre at Columbia University in New York City December 15, 1979.
Albert Ayler [untitled] / Truth is Marching In Holy Ghost Revenant A 9 CD box set featuring rare/ previously unreleased material. This track recorded in Cleveland in 1966. *