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Dancing In Your Head

LP (Item 2447) Horizon/A&M, 1977 — Condition: Used
Gatefold
Temporarily Out Of Stock

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5.00 5

One of the few standout 70s sessions by Ornette Coleman – a wonderfully rhythmic record that shows Ornette's expanding musical vision at the time! Most of the record is dominated by the guitar-heavy "Theme From A Symphony" – a very harmelodic number that takes up all of side one and most of side two – and which features the twin guitars of Bern Nix and Charlie Ellerbee dancing alongside drums of Ronald Shannon Jackson while Ornette blows an elliptically grooving lead line on alto sax. Side two then closes with the far different "Midnight Sunrise" – an earthy improvisation that features Ornette's alto alongside the Master Musicians Of Joujouka, who use an array of percussion and reed instruments to create a dark tapestry of sound! (Cover has some wear, a rip on the gatefold flap, some splitting on the spine, an unglued top seam, some sticker residue, and a promo stamp.)  © 1996-2014, Dusty Groove, Inc.


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