blues,bop &beyond

with will constantine jr

Thursday, September 1, 2005
11:00 to 13:00
other shows

Sun Ra and his Intergalactic Solar ArkestraUnder Different StarsSoundtrack to Space is the PlaceEvidence1993 reissue of 1972 material. A Sun Ra cult classic.R
Mark Helias' Open CloseStartleNew Schoolenja2001 release. Helias' bass joined by Tom Rainey on drums and Tony Malaby's tenor sax.*
Tony Martinez & the Cuban PowerMr. ColtraneMaferefunBlue Jackel1999 release by this Cuban saxophonist. Features Gonzalo Rubalcaba and Miguel "Anga' Diaz among others.
Billy BangDoi MoiVietnam: ReflectionsJustin TimeEx- Vietnam Vet Bang second release dealing with his musical catharsis of haunting memories. He's joined by James Spaulding,Henry Threadgill, Ted Daniel, Butch Morris,John Hicks, Curtis Lundy and Michael Carvin among others. 2005 release.*
Denys BaptisteI Have a DreamLet Freedom RingDune2003 release by British saxophonist Baptiste.This CD is a celebration of the 40th anniversary of MLK's "I Have a Dream" speach.*R
Arthur Blythe & David EygesPrayerToday's BluesCIMP1997 release of alto sax / electric cello duets, though this track is solo cello.
Zane MasseyAssuntaBrass KnucklesDelmark1993 release from saxophonist Massey, son of Cal (trumpeter, composer for Coltrane, Shepp etc.). Zane is joined here by Hideiji Taninaka on bass and Sadiq M. Abdu Shahid on drums.
Malachi ThompsonCircles in the AirTalking HornsDelmarkThe leader's trumpet joined by Oliver Lake, Hamiet Bluiett, Willie Pickens, Harrison Bankhead and Reggie Nicholson. 2001 release.*
World Saxophone QuartetFor the Love of MoneyRhythm and BluesElektra/MusicianOliver Lake, Julius Hemphill, David Murray and Hamiet Bluiett perform the O'Jay's classic hit. 1989 release.
Prima MateriaAlabamaPeace on Earth (music of John Coltrane)Knitting Factory WorksRashied Ali (drums), Louie Belogenis (tenor sax), Alan Chase (soprano sax), Joe Gallant and William Parker both on bass. 1994 date.
Pharoah SandersHum-Allah-Hum-Allah-Hum-Allah (Prince of Peace)Jewels of ThoughtImpulse!Pharoah's tenor joined by Leon Thomas, Cecil McBee and Lonnie Liston Smith among others. A Classic!