GIL EVANS
CONTEMPORARY JAZZ / BIG BAND ORCHESTRA 1969/1971
GIL EVANS
AMPEX RECORDS, A 10102(LP)
RECORDED: 1969, 1971
RELEASED: 1971, USA
J-ISSUED: BAYBRIDGE RECORDS, ULS-1694-B(LP)
MANUFACTURED: TEICHIKU RECORDS CO., JAPAN
RELEASED: 1976, JAPAN
RE-ISSUED: ENJA RECORDS, ENJA 3069(LP) R2 79611(CD)
(P)(C)1985 ENJA RECORDS, GMBH
RELEASED: 1985, USA
RE-ISSUED AS "GIL EVANS ORCHESTRA: BLUES IN ORBIT"
CREDITS (productions) :
Arranged and conducted by Gil Evans
Produced by Sam Gordon for a Bearsville Records Production
Recorded 1969 (TRACK 1,3,4,6,7,8), 1971 (TRACK 2,5)
Audio Consultant and Engineer: Brooks Arthur, Century Sound, New York
Mixing: Orson Lewis / Production Co-ordinator: Linda Wortman
Cover Art: John Randolph / Back Cover Photo: Racey Gilbert / Designer: Bob Cato
CREDITS (musicians) :
TRACKS 1,3,4,6,7,8
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 2,5:
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. General Assembly (7:12) [Miles Davis, Gil Evans]
2. Proclamation (1:45) [Gil Evans]
3. Love In The Open (5:58) [Warren Smith]
4. Variation On The Misery (2:02) [Gil Evans]
5. Thoroughbred (5:01) [Billy Harper]
6. Blues In Orbit (7:01) [George Russell]
7. Spaced (3:15) [Gil Evans]
8. So Long (2:26) [Gil Evans]