YUSEF LATEEF QUARTET - AVIGNON 1972

January 2, 2021 – 5:41 am

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YUSEF LATEEF QUARTET
Avignon 1972 [no label, 1CD]

Live at the Cloître des Célestins, Avignon, France; July 19, 1972. Very good FM broadcast.

Grammy-winning musician Yusef Lateef was a multi-instrumentalist known for fusing jazz and Eastern music. He played in bands with Dizzy Gillespie and Charles Mingus and gained a global following as one of the first to incorporate world music into jazz. In 1987 he won a Grammy for best new age performance for Little Symphony, on which he played all the instruments. He died of cancer in 2013. He was 93.

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Thanks to Cosmikd for sharing the show at Dime.

Lineage:
FM > Yamaha TX-330 > Audacity (WAV) > WaveLab > FLAC (level 8, sector-align)
Broadcast : Les Légendes du Jazz, France Musique, oct 10, 2020

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Track 01. Inside Atlantis (Kenny Barron) 9:52
Track 02. Lowland Lullaby (Traditionnel) 3:10
Track 03. Eboness (Roy Brooks) 6:04
Track 04. Yusef’s Mood (Yusef Lateef) 6:11
Track 05. A Flower (Kenny Barron) 5:50
Track 06. Untitled (Kenny Barron) 22:18
54 mins

Lineup:
Yusef Lateef (tenor sax, flutes)
Kenny Barron (piano)
Bob Cunningham (bass)
Albert ‘Tootie’ Heath (drums)

Click here to order Yusef Lateef releases.

  1. 14 Responses to “YUSEF LATEEF QUARTET - AVIGNON 1972”

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