Bley, Carla - Armadillo World Headquarters Austin Texas March 27 1978

SKU 05-HH 3112CD
Carla Bley - piano, organ
Mike Mantler - trumpet
Gary Windo - sax
Alan Braufman - sax
John Clark - French horn
George Lewis - trombone
Bob Stewart - tuba
Blue Gene Tyranny - keyboards
Patty Price - bass
Phillip Wilson - drums

A great show by a slightly unusual version of Carla's band (George Lewis? Phillip Wilson?), recorded shortly before she started adding overtly comedic songs to the set. This is simply all great charts wonderfully played and in quite good late 70s radio broadcast sound. Hugely recommended.
"As a founder and leading light of the Jazz Composers' Orchestra, as well as being a superb keyboardist, Carla Bley was at the cutting-edge of American jazz in the 1970s. Originally broadcast on WBUR 90.9 FM, this remarkable performance is a vital document of her band on its first North American tour."
  • LabelHi Hat
  • UPC5297961311213
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