6 July 2016

CMIF/AACM - CREATIVE IMPROVISORS ORCHESTRA "5th Anniversary . Dec.5, 1982"



This is the second installment from two cassettes featuring the CMIF, I've received some years ago.
The first one I've reupped two days ago.
And off course there is also the only official LP this cluster of musicians has ever released.
I got these cassettes from a dear colleague who got it from Bobby Naughton sometime during the seventies. 


Only collective personnel is available for this rare recording:


Muhal Richard Abrams, p
George Alford, tp
Marion Brandis, fl
Anthony Braxton,reeds
Wes Brown,b
Phil Buettner,reeds
Harrysson Busker,perc
Courtney Winter,reeds
Andrew Cyrille, perc
Joe Fonda, b
Frank Gordon, tp
Craig Harris, tb
Gerry Hemingway, perc
Leroy Jenkins, v
Bill Lowe, tp,tu
Peter McEachern,tb
Amina Claudine Myers, p
Scott Munson,vib
Bobby Naughton, vib
Genghis Nor, tp
Mahasin Nor, tb
Mario Pavone, b
Ned Rothenberg, reeds
Leo Smith, tp
Mark Whitecage, reeds
Yoharu [Yohura] Ralph Williams, perc

CD 1
1. Melancholia (Ellington)                    08:17
2. Two Pieces from Orch. Set No.3 (L.Smith)   24:44
3. Picric Wobble (Naughton)                   13:26

CD2
1. Concert Song No.3 (Abrams)                 19:13
2. Composition No.100 (Braxton)               11:22
3. Variations On A Duke Theme (Abrams)        07:38
4. Blue Rose (Hemingway) (incomplete)         08:49


Recorded at Hartford Jazz Society, [prob. Hartford, CT] on Dec.5, 1982


NOTE:
[ripped from a cassette]
all text found on the cassette and handwritten insert except [...] and no timings were given -
on CD2 tracking is a bit uncertain for track 4. Probably the last few seconds on the cassette/CD are the incomplete "Blue Rose".

10 comments:

onxidlib said...

CMIF_CD 1
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CMIF_CD 2
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francisco santos said...

great pick!...brilliant!....
BIG THX!...

armando said...

That´s incredible! Thank you very much indeed!

sandor essedy said...

great thanks for this rarety of AACM.

wightdj said...

Cool, thanks.

Vitko said...

Very nice share, thanks onxidlib.

corvimax said...

thank you!

toci said...

Thank you!

serviceton said...

Oh wow. Lovely to hear this - many thanks onx !

asjchrlpa mc said...

Amazing Music, big thanks!!!