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Gigi Gryce - The Rat Race Blues (1960)

Titletrack on the album The Rat Race Blues by Gigi Gryce Featuring Richard Williams, recorded June 7th 1960. The next to last album before Gigi Gryce… 45 more words

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Charlie Parker and Miles Davis - Embraceable You (1947)

This version of the composition Embraceable You original with music by George Gershwin and lyrics by Ira Gershwin is recorded at WOR Studios, NYC, Tuesday October 28, 1947. 18 more words

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KANG TAE HWAN - Sora e (To the sky) (1991)

Welcome to the sound of Korea anno 1991. Guess you have never heard a Saxophone sounding like this ? Sora e (To the sky) is fron the CD album… 139 more words

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Organum - for two alto saxophones

Extended program note:

Organum is a composition that borrows its name from the style of medieval sacred music characterized by drones and perfect intervals. However, it is important to note that this piece is not intended to be historical and no stylistic choices were made to align it with the practices of authentic organum. 247 more words

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Marion Brown - Sweet Earth Flying (1979)

From the album November Cotton Flower by Marion Brown, recorded June 21 and 22, 1979 at Sound Ideas Studios, New York City.

“A reprise of the song “Sweet Earth Flying” closes out the album quite beautifully, from the delicate chords created by guitarist Karl Rausch through the leader’s sensitive inflections of the lovely theme.

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