GEORGE RUSSELL
CONTEMPORARY JAZZ / BIG BAND ORCHESTRA 1978
GEORGE RUSSELL: NEW YORK BIG BAND
SOUL NOTE, 121 039-2(CD)
(P)(C)1982 SOUL NOTE, ITALY
RECORDED: AUGUST 16, 1978, MARCH 10, 1977
RELEASED: 1982, ITALY
CREDITS (productions) :
"God Bless The Child" arranged by Ernie Wilkins
Producer: George Russell; Executive Producer: Giovanni Bonandrini
Recorded August 16, 1978, New York; Engineer: Bob Clifford
except "Cubano Be, Cubano Bop" recorded live in Estrad, Soderrtalje, Sweden, March 10, 1977; Engineer: Magnus Berglid
Remastering Engineer: John Nagy
Cover Photography: Ray Ross; Cover Design: Pick Up Studios
CREDITS (musicians) :
NEW YORK BIG BAND
acoustic piano: Goetz Tangerding, Stanley Cowell (on 1)
electric piano, organ: Ricky Martinez
drums: Warren Smith
bass: Cameron Brown
guitar: Mark Slifstein
congas: Babafumi Akunyon
horns: Stanton Davis, Terumasa Hino (trumpet)
Lew Soloff (trumpet, flugelhorn)
John Clark (french horn)
Gary Valente (trombone)
Dave Taylor (bass trombone)
Ricky Ford, Roger Rosenberg (tenor saxophone)
Marty Ehrlich (alto saxophone)
Carl Atkins (bariton saxophone, bass clarinet)
vocalist: Lee Genesis
SWEDISH RADIO JAZZ ORCHESTRA
acoustic&electric piano: Vlodek Gulgowski
drums: Lars Beijbon
congas, vocalist: Sabu Martinez
acoustic bass: Lars-Urban Helje
guitar: Rune Gustafsson
horns: Americo Bellotto, Bertil Lövgren, Håken Nyquist, Jan Allan (trumpet)
Lars Olofsson, Bengt Edvarsson, Jörgen Johansson (trombone)
Sven Larsson (bass trombone)
Arne Domnerus, Ian Uling (alto saxophone)
Lennart Åberg, Bernet Rosengren (tenor saxophone)
Erik Nilsson (bariton saxophone)
TRACKS (total time 50:51) :
1. Living Time, Event V (10:47) [George Russell]
Solos: Stanley Cowell, piano; Cameron Brown, bass; John Clark, french horn; Gary Valente, trombone; Roger Rosenberg, tenor saxophone
2. Big City Blues (9:22) [George Russell]
Solos: Lee Genesis, vocal; Ricky Ford, tenor saxophone; Terumasa Hino, trumpet
3. Listen To The Silence, Part I (4:32) [George Russell]
Solo: Terumasa Hino, trumpet
4. Cubano Be, Cubano Bop (10:25) [George Russell, Dizzy Gillespie]
Performs: The Swedish Radio Jazz Orchestra
Solos: Sabu Martinez, congas, vocalist; Bertil Løvgren, Americo Bellotto, trumpet
5. Mystic Voices (5:56) [Stanton Davis]
Solo: Stanton Davis, trumpet
6. God Bless The Child (5:25) [Billie Holiday, Al Herzog]
Solos: Lee Genesis, vocal; Roger Rosenberg, tenor saxophone
7. Listen To The Silence, Part II (3:57) [George Russell]
Solo: Stanton Davis, trumpet
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