Dedicated to Johnny Hodges. Tracklist: A1 Passion Flower (Billy Strayhorn) A2 Smada (Strayhorn) 4:55 A3 Prelude To A Kiss (Ellington, Gordon, Mills) 13:47 A4 Spotted Dog (Johnny Hodges) 16:11 B1 Solitude (Ellington, DeLange, Mills) 22: [More]
In the philosophical tradition of Taoism, “Chi” is the word used to describe the animating force of the universe, the breath of life that permeates all existence. A natural phenomenon, when channeled it can provide [More]
“Pharoah Sanders album for the India Navigation label was known alternately as Pharoah or Harvest Time, sees his vision of the jazz group — a sonic melange approximating nirvana — beginning to drift into watery [More]
Free Jazz: A Collective Improvisation is the sixth album by jazz saxophonist and composer Ornette Coleman, released on Atlantic Records in 1961, his fourth for the label. Its title established the name of the then-nascent [More]
The Jaki Byard Quartet Live! is an album by pianist Jaki Byard recorded in 1965 and originally released on the Prestige label as two LPs and later reisued in 1992 as a single CD. Byard’s [More]
The Jaki Byard Quartet Live! is an album by pianist Jaki Byard recorded in 1965 and originally released on the Prestige label as two LPs and later reissued in 1992 as a single CD. Jаkі [More]
Levels and Degrees of Light is the debut album by Muhal Richard Abrams which was released on the Delmark label in 1968 and features performances of three of Abrams’ compositions by Abrams, Anthony Braxton, Leroy [More]
Skies of America is the 17th album by jazz saxophonist Ornette Coleman, released on Columbia Records in 1972. It consists of one long composition by Coleman taking up both sides of the album, played by [More]
Iѕѕuеd іn 1966, this wаѕ еvеrуbоdу оutѕіdе of California’s fіrѕt tаѕtе оf ѕаxорhоnіѕt Sоnnу Sіmmоnѕ оn thе thеn-оbѕсurе ESP label, wіdеlу knоwn for іtѕ innovative recordings and poor ѕоund ԛuаlіtу. Thіѕ ѕеt, however, ѕuffеrѕ frоm [More]
Journey Without End is an album by American jazz pianist Mal Waldron and soprano saxophonist Steve Lacy recorded in Paris in 1971 and released on the Japanese RCA Victor label. The album was the first [More]