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  Наименование CD :
   Walking In Space



Год издания : 1969

Компания звукозаписи : Polygram

Музыкальный стиль : Crossover Jazz, Modern Big Band, Mainstream Jazz

Время звучания : 35:01

Код CD : 314 543 499-2

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CD, стоящие на полке рядом : Jazz (Small Orchestra - Contemporary)      

Recorded at the Van Gelder Recording Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey on June 18 & 19, 1969. Includes liner notes by Morgan Ames and Zan Stewart.

Digitally remastered by Kevin Reeves (Universal Mastering Studios-East).

The protean Quincy Jones returned to the recording studio as a leader after a long stretch in Hollywood with this triumphantly contemporary big band album. He re-established himself firmly with his big band jazz base while casting a keen eye on the pop scene and the world of electric instruments (even Ray Brown is caught playing superb electric bass here). The diplomat also unveils his uncanny ability to attract some of the biggest names in jazz as sidemen (Freddie Hubbard, Roland Kirk, Hubert Laws, J.J. Johnson, Kai Winding, etc.), a quality that will be put to use again and again in the following decades. For jazz buffs, the long, dramatic title track from the then-raging musical Hair is the highlight; Hubbard positively sizzles on muted trumpet, and the brash Kirk blasts through the grooving rhythm section under heavy reverb. You also get Jones' classic, swaggering arrangement of Benny Golson's "Killer Joe" - practically the definitive version - and a rendition of Edwin Hawkins' freak hit "Oh Happy Day" that bursts with wit and sheer joy. This is one of the great peaks of Creed Taylor's A&M period, and it still sounds spectacular today.

All Music Guide


  Соисполнители :

Alan Raph (Trombone)
Bernard 'Pretty' Purdie (Drums)
Bob James (Keyboards, Piano)
Chuck Rainey (Bass, Electric Bass)
Dick Williams (Flugelhorn, Trumpet)
Eric Gale (Guitar)
Freddie Hubbard (Trumpet)
George Jeffers (Trombone)
Grady Tate (Drums)
Hilda Harris (Vocals)
Hubert Laws (Flute, Tenor Saxophone)
J.J. Johnson (Trombone)
Jerome Richardson (Soprano Saxophone)
Jesse Kirkland (Vocals)
Jimmy Cleveland (Trombone)
Joel Kaye (Flute, Reeds, Saxophone)
John Frosk (Flugelhorn, Trumpet)
Kai Winding (Trombone)
Lloyd Michels (Flugelhorn, Trumpet)
Maretha Stewart (Vocals)
Marilyn Jackson (Vocals)
Marvin Stamm (Flugelhorn, Trumpet)
Norman Pride (Trombone)
Paul Griffin (Piano)
Rahsaan Roland Kirk (Tenor Saxophone)
Ray Brown (Bass, Electric Bass)
Snooky Young (Flugelhorn, Trumpet)
Tony Studd (Trombone)
Toots Thielemans (Guitar, Harmonica)
Valerie Simpson (Vocals)


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   1 Dead End         0:04:05 Macdermot, Rado, Ragni
   2 Walking In Space         0:11:57 MacDermot, Rado, Ragni
   3 Killer Joe         0:05:13 Golson
   4 Love And Peace         0:05:49 Adams
   5 I Never Told You         0:04:19 Hamilton, Mandel
   6 Oh Happy Day         0:03:38 Hawkins, Rimbault, Traditional

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