blues,bop &beyond

with will constantine jr

Thursday, March 23, 2006
11:00 to 13:00
other shows

Artist Song Album Label Comments New Request
Eddie Palmieri Minuet in G Vortex RMM/Tropi Jazz Recast as a Cuban "Danzon". Roll over Beethoven! 1996 release
Phil Woods Part V (Presto) Rights of Swing Black Lion Recorded in 1961.Phil uses Stravinsky's "Rites of Spring" as a building block.
Spiritual Energy Collective Black Live at John & Peter's 1983 self-produced A composition by the late Jim Eichinger, who performs here on Tenor and soprano sax as well as flute.Yesterday would have been his 54th birthday.
Don Cherry Manhattan Cry Symphony for Improvisors Blue Note 2005 reissue of 1966 date with Gato Barbieri, Pharoah Sanders, Karl Berger,Henry Grimes, J.F. Jenny-Clark and Ed Blackwell. *
Roswell Rudd Respects Roswell Rudd Universal Music/France 2004 reissue of a 1965 date. *
Charles Mingus Oh Lord Don't let them Drop the Atomic Bomb on Me. Oh Yeah Atlantic 1961 date, Mingus here on piano and vocals. R
Fred Hersch Ensemble Song of Myself (part IV) Leaves of Grass Palmetto 2005 release using the poems of Walt Whitman. *
Archie Shepp Sylvia Live in San Francisco Impulse! 1966 date,Archie here on piano.
Kahil El'Zabar's Ritual Trio featuring Billy Bang Big M Live at the River East Art Center Delmark 2005 release. El'Zabar's kalimba and percussion joined by Ari Brown on tenor sax. Yosef Ben Israel on bass and the electric violin of Billy Bang. *
Don Cherry Unite Where is Brooklyn? Blue Note 1966 date, done the same year as "Symphony for Improvisors". This time it's just a quartet, Don being joined by Pharoah Sanders. Henry Grimes and Ed Blackwell. A 2005 reissue. *