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Live At Cafe Montmartre 1966 (with bonus DVD)

CD (Item 465558) ESP, 1966 — Condition: New Copy
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A rare slice of work from trumpeter Don Cherry – music that's every bit as forward-thinking as his three classic 60s albums on Blue Note! The session is a live one, but the sound is quite strong – recorded up-close, and with great focus on Cherry's incredible horn work – as well as the efforts of the rest of the group, which includes Gato Barbieri on tenor, Karl Berger on vibes, Bo Stief on bass, and Aldo Romano on drums. There's a definite "new thing" vibe going on here – a style that's similar to some of Archie Shepp's work of the period, or that of some of Cherry's Blue Note contemporaries. Tracks are all long, and titles include "Complete Communion", "Neopolitan Suite", "Cocktail Piece", and "Free Improvisation Music Now". (Comes with a DVD sampler of the ESP catalog. There is no indication, but we are assuming this is an NTSC format, Region 1 DVD.)  © 1996-2014, Dusty Groove, Inc.


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