GIL EVANS
CONTEMPORARY JAZZ / BIG BAND ORCHESTRA 1969/1971
GIL EVANS: BLUES IN ORBIT
ENJA RECORDS, ENJA 3069(LP) R2 79611(CD)
(P)(C)1985 ENJA RECORDS, GMBH
RECORDED: 1969, 1971
RELEASED: 1985, USA
ORIGINAL ISSUED AS "GIL EVANS"
CREDITS (productions) :
All compositions arranged by Gil Evans / Produced by Sam Gordon
Recorded in New York, 1969 (TRACK 2,3,4,6,7,8), and in New York, 1971 (TRACK 1,5)
Photography by Adelhard Roidinger (front) and Ralph Quinke (Gil Evans)
Album design by Elisabeth Winckelmann
CREDITS (musicians) :
TRACKS 2,3,4,6,7,8:
Snooky Young, Mike Lawrence: trumpet
Jimmy Cleveland, Jimmy Knepper: trombone
Julius Watkins: french horn
Howard Johnson: tuba
Hubert Laws: flute
Billy Harper: tenor saxophone
Gil Evans: piano, electric piano
Joe Beck: guitar
Gene Bianco: harp
Herb Bushler: bass
Sue Evans: percussion
Elvin Jones: drums
TRACKS 1,5:
Ernie Royal, Johnny Coles: trumpet
Garnett Brown, Jimmy Cleveland: trombone
Ray Alonge: french horn
George Marge: flute, tenor saxophone
Billy Harper: tenor saxophone
Howard Johnson: tuba, baritone saxophone
Gil Evans: piano, electric piano
Joe Beck: guitar
Herb Bushler: bass
Donald McDonald: percussion
Alphonse Mouzon: drums
TRACKS (total time 36:20) :
1. Thoroughbred (5:01) [Billy Harper]
2. Spaced (3:15) [Gil Evans]
3. Love In The Open (5:58) [Warren Smith]
4. Variation On The Misery (2:02) [Gil Evans]
5. Blues In Orbit (7:01) [George Russell]
6. Proclamation (1:45) [Gil Evans]
7. General Assembly (7:12) [Miles Davis, Gil Evans]
8. So Long (2:26) [Gil Evans]