THE AACM - UMBRIA JAZZ 2009: PROGRAMME 4

January 22, 2010 – 1:42 pm

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THE AACM GREAT BLACK MUSIC ENSEMBLE
Umbria Jazz 2009 - Programme 4 [no label, 1CD]

Live at the Teatro Morlacchi, Perugia, Italy. July 15, 2009. Very good FM broadcast.

Programme 4 starts with Ann Ward’s piano piece, Promises, which will lull the unwary into thinking that this is just another stroll in the park. But be prepared for another hour of challenging music that will leave you breathless.

For the Umbria Jazz Festival 2009, the AACM played six different shows in three days, with six different programmes, by six different composers.

Thanks to survivor69 who recorded and shared the shows on the Dime site and to Fastone for the artwork.

survivor69 noted: “I am assuming that all these Umbria Jazz 2009 sets are recorded on removable 80 mins media (such as blank MDs or CDRs). So, the bad news is that these Umbria Jazz sets are all possibly incomplete, and the missing tracks/encores, where there are any, are not even recorded: the good news is that these broadcasts will all fit one only CDR… But, as I said, this is just my assumption.”

Note: Click on the highlighted tracks to download the MP3s (these are high quality MP3s - sample rate of 192 kbps). As far as we can ascertain, these tracks have never been officially released on CD.

Due to the size of some of the files, please be very patient when downloading the tracks. It could be that the server was very busy. Please try again later. Kindly email us at [email protected] if you encounter persistent problems downloading the files.

Track 01. Promises [Ann Ward] 8.57 (12.3MB)
Track 02. Traffic [pt.1, Edwin Daugherty] 9.17 (12.7MB)
Track 03. Traffic [pt.2, Edwin Daugherty] 9.40 (13.2MB)
Track 04. Tribute To The Lone Prophet [Douglas Ewart] 5.27 (7.4MB)
Track 05. Omoi [Douglas Ewart] 13.01 (18.3MB - visit the html page to download the track)
Track 06. Janissimo [Douglas Ewart] 17.17 (24.3MB - visit the html page to download the track)
Track 07. Concentric [Douglas Ewart] 11.28 (15.7MB)
Track 08. Concentric finale with toys [Douglas Ewart] 2.54 (3.9MB)
Track 09. Radio outro) 1.54 (2.6MB)

Lineup:
Mwata Bowden - director
Douglas R Ewart - director
Dee Alexander (vocals); Saalik Ziyad (vocals); Taalib-Din Ziyad (vocals); Ann Ward (vocals, pianoforte); Nicole Mitchell (flute, vocals); Douglas R. Ewart (saxophone, flutes, didgeridoo, percussion); Edwin Daugherty (alto saxophone); Ernest Dawkins (alto saxophone); Edward House (tenor saxophone); Mwata Bowden (baritone saxophone, clarinets, didgeridoo); Leon Q. Allen (trumpet); Ben Gay (trumpet); Jerome Crosswell (trumpet); Isaiah Jackson (trombone); George Lewis (trombone, electronics); Renée Baker (violin); Tomeka Reid (cello); Leonard Jones (bass); David Williams (bass); Art Turk Burton (percussion); Dushun Mosley (drums).

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  1. 2 Responses to “THE AACM - UMBRIA JAZZ 2009: PROGRAMME 4”

  2. hey bigo, thanks!!! will play walking.

    best,
    ed

    By Ed Saad on Jan 22, 2010

  3. hey bigo, this is killer! i like it better than the 7.14.09 show.

    best,
    ed

    By Ed Saad on Jan 22, 2010

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