The Squid's Ear Magazine

  Rapid SSL

  PayPal

  Mastercard

  Visa

  Discover

  American Express



© 2002-2018, Squidco LLC


Melodic Art-Tet (Brackeen, Abdullah, Parker, Blank, Waters): Melodic Art-Tet (NoBusiness)

1974 recordings at WKCR in NYC from the quintet of Charles Brackeen (flute & sax), Ahmed Abdullah (trumpet), William Parker (bass), Roger Blank (drums) and Tony Waters (percussion), beautifully recorded and essential free improvisation.
 

Price: $15.95


Quantity:

Out of Stock


Shipping Weight: 5.00 units

Quantity in Basket: None

Log In to use our Wish List
product information:


UPC: 4779022074394

Label: NoBusiness
Catalog ID: NBCD 56
Squidco Product Code: 17643

Format: CD
Condition: New
Released: 2013
Country: Lithuania
Packaging: Jewel Tray
Recorded on October 15th, 1974 at WKCR, NYC.


Personnel:

Charles Brackeen-flute, soprano saxophone, tenor saxophone

Ahmed Abdullah-trumpet

William Parker-bass

Roger Blank-drums

Tony Waters (Ramadan Mumeen)-percussion

Highlight an artist name or instrument above
and click here to Search
track listing:


1. Before Heaven and Earth and the World Face of the Deep 17:06

2. Above the Cross My Divine 20:04

3. Time and Money Yamaca Open Pit Chena In the Chapel with Cheer 30:35

4. Redemption Consecration 12:08
Related Categories of Interest:


Improvised Music
Jazz
Free Improvisation
Parker, Evan
Staff Picks & Recommended Items
Staff Picks & Recommended Items
Quintet Recordings
Instant Rewards

sample the album:








descriptions, reviews, &c.

1974 recordings at WKCR in NYC from the quintet of Charles Brackeen (flute & sax), Ahmed Abdullah (trumpet), William Parker (bass), Roger Blank (drums) and Tony Waters (percussion), beautifully recorded and essential free improvisation.

Also available on vinyl LP.

Artist Biographies:

"Ahmed Abdullah (born Leroy Bland; May 10, 1947) is a jazz trumpeter who was a prominent member of Sun Ra's band.

Leroy Bland began performing at age 13 in his native New York City. By the 1970s he was performing in New York's loft scene, and joined the Sun Ra Arkestra in 1976, working there on and off until 1993, when Sun Ra died. During that time Abdullah participated in more than 25 recordings and traveled extensively with Sun Ra. He has performed with Chico Freeman, Charles Brackeen, Steve Reid, John Hicks and Marion Brown, among others. He led his own "Solomonic Quintet" and recorded for Silkheart and Cadence Jazz."

-Wikipedia (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ahmed_Abdullah)
6/20/2018

Have a better biography or biography source? Please Contact Us so that we can update this biography.

"William Parker is a bassist, improviser, composer, writer, and educator from New York City, heralded by The Village Voice as, "the most consistently brilliant free jazz bassist of all time."

In addition to recording over 150 albums, he has published six books and taught and mentored hundreds of young musicians and artists.

Parker's current bands include the Little Huey Creative Music Orchestra, In Order to Survive, Raining on the Moon, Stan's Hat Flapping in the Wind, and the Cosmic Mountain Quartet with Hamid Drake, Kidd Jordan, and Cooper-Moore. Throughout his career he has performed with Cecil Taylor, Don Cherry, Milford Graves, and David S. Ware, among others."

-William Parker Website (http://www.williamparker.net/)
6/20/2018

Have a better biography or biography source? Please Contact Us so that we can update this biography.

Other Releases With These Artists:
Sun Ra
Cosmos
(Inner City)
Daniel Carter / William Parker / Federico Ughi
The Dream [VINYL + DOWNLOAD]
(577)
Parker, William
Conversations II Dialogues & Monologues [CD & BOOK]
(RogueArt)
Perelman, Ivo & Matthew Shipp (w/ William Parker / Whit Dickey)
The Art Of Perelman-Shipp Volume 5 Rhea
(Leo)
Perelman, Ivo & Matthew Shipp (w/ William Parker / Whit Dickey)
The Art Of Perelman-Shipp Volume 3 Pandora
(Leo)
Perelman, Ivo & Matthew Shipp (w/ William Parker)
The Art Of Perelman-Shipp Volume 1 Titan
(Leo)
Shipp, Matthew
Magnetism(s) [2 CDs]
(RogueArt)
Toxic: Mat Walerian / Matthew Shipp / William Parker
This Is Beautiful Because We Are Beautiful People
(ESP-Disk)
Perelman, Ivo / William Parker / Gerald Cleaver
The Art Of The Improv Trio Volume 4
(Leo)
Eloping with the Sun (William Parker / Morris / Drake)
Counteract This Turmoil Like Trees and Birds
(RogueArt)
Brotzmann, Peter / William Parker / Hamid Drake
Song Sentimentale [VINYL]
(Otoroku)
Williams, Arthur (w/ Peter Kuhn / Toshinori Kondo / William Parker / Denis Charles)
Forgiveness Suite [VINYL]
(NoBusiness)
Kuhn, Peter (w/ Toshinori Kondo / Arthur Williams / William Parker / Denis Charles)
No Coming, No Going. The Music of Peter Kuhn, 1978-1979 [2 CDs]
(NoBusiness)
Parker, William / Raining on the Moon
Great Spirit
(Aum Fidelity)
The Turbine! (Bankhead / Duboc / Drake / Lopez + guests)
Entropy/Enthalpy [2 CDs]
(RogueArt)
Bang, Billy / William Parker
Medicine Buddha
(NoBusiness)
Innanen, Mikko / William Parker / Andrew Cyrille
Song For A New Decade [2 CDs]
(Tum)
Malaby, Tony Tamarindo
Somos Agua
(Clean Feed)
Sun Ra
Cosmos
(Inner City)
Melodic Art-Tet (Brackeen, Abdullah, Parker, Blank, Waters)
Melodic Art-Tet [VINYL 2 LPs]
(NoBusiness)
Perelman, Ivo / Matthew Shipp / William Parker / Gerald Cleaver
Serendipity
(Leo)
Shipp, Matthew
Greatest Hits
(Thirsty Ear)
Group, The (Abdullah / Brown / Bang / Sirone / Hopkins / Cyrille)
Live
(NoBusiness)
Group, The (Abdullah / Brown / Bang / Sirone / Hopkins / Cyrille)
Live [VINYL]
(NoBusiness)
Morris, Joe
Perpetual Frontier The Properties of Free Music [BOOK]
(Riti Publishing)
Element Choir, The & William Parker
At Christ Church Deer Park
(Barnyard)
Bang, Billy Survival Ensemble
Black Man's Blues [VINYL]
(NoBusiness)
Fasteau, Kali. Z.
Prophecy: The Whale And The Elephant Trade Notes On The State Of The World
(Flying Note)
Fasteau, Kali. Z.
An Alternate Universe
(Flying Note)
Fasteau, Kali
Vivid
(Flying Note)
Malaby, Tony
Tamarindo Live
(Clean Feed)
Deep Tones for Peace
Kadima Triptych Series
(Kadima Triptych)
Parker, William
At Somewhere There
(Barnyard)
Moondoc, Jemeel
Muntu Recordings [3CD Box + a Book]
(NoBusiness)
Gjerstad, Frode / Parker, William / Drake, Hamid
On Reade Street
(FMR)
Braxton, Anthony, Graves, Milford & Parker, William
Beyond Quantum
(Tzadik)
Shipp Trio, Matthew
The Multiplication Table (re-issue)
(Hatology)
Drake, Hamid / Bindu
Blissful
(RogueArt)
Gjerstad, Frode / Parker, William / Drake, Hamid
Remember To Forget
(Circulasione)
Malaby, Tony
Tamarindo
(Clean Feed)
Parker, William Double Quartet
Alphaville Suite: Music Inspired by the Jean Luc Godard film
(RogueArt)
Swell's Fire Into Music, Steve
Swimming In A Galaxy Of Goodwill And Sorrow
(RogueArt)
Declared Enemy (Shipp / Mateen / Parker / Cleaver / Lavant)
Salute To 100001 Stars: A Tribute To Jean Genet
(RogueArt)
Parker, William & The Little Huey Creative Music Orchestra
For Percy Heath
(Les Disques Victo)
Taylor, Cecil Unit
The Eighth
(Hatology)
Parker, Evan Trio & Peter Brotzmann Trio
The Bishop's Move
(Les Disques Victo)
Marcus Trio, Michael
Ithem
(Ayler Records)
Phillips, Barre / Joelle Leandre / William Parker / Tetsu Saitoh
After You Gone
(Les Disques Victo)
Kowald, Peter / William Parker
The Victoriaville Tape
(Les Disques Victo)
Dorgon, Mr. / Parker, William
9
(Jumbo)
Recommended & Related Releases:
Other Recommended Releases:
Kuhn, Peter (w/ Toshinori Kondo / Arthur Williams / William Parker / Denis Charles)
No Coming, No Going. The Music of Peter Kuhn, 1978-1979 [2 CDs]
(NoBusiness)
Udu Calls Trio feat. William Parker
The Vancouver Tapes
(Long Song Records)
Perelman, Ivo / Matthew Shipp / William Parker / Gerald Cleaver
Serendipity
(Leo)
Quat Quartet (Fred Van Hove, Els Vandeweyer, Paul Lovens, Martin Blume)
Live at Hasselt
(NoBusiness)
Convergence Quartet, The
Slow and Steady
(NoBusiness)
Group, The (Abdullah / Brown / Bang / Sirone / Hopkins / Cyrille)
Live [VINYL]
(NoBusiness)
Mezei, Szilard Tubass Quintet
Canons - 2nd Hoisting [VINYL]
(NoBusiness)
Sudo Quartet (Leandre / Zingaro / Tramontana / Lovens)
Live at Banlieue Bleue
(NoBusiness)
Hooker Quintet, William featuring Adam Lane
Channels of Consciousness
(NoBusiness)
Golia, Vinny / Marco Eneidi / Lisa Mezzacappa / Vijay Anderson
Hell-Bent in the Pacific
(NoBusiness)
Zingaro, Carlos Alves / Jean Luc Cappozzo / Jerome Bourdellon / Nicolas Lelievre
Live At Total Meeting
(NoBusiness)
Trzaska, Mikolaj / Olie Brice / Mark Sanders
Riverloam Trio [2 LPs]
(NoBusiness)



Customers Who Bought This Item Also Bought:
Borbetomagus
The Eastcote Studios Session [VINYL]
(Dancing Wayang)
Riley, Howard
Constant Change 1976-2016 [5 CDs]
(NoBusiness)
PaPaJo (Hubweber / Lovens / Edwards)
Spiela [2 CDs]
(Creative Sources)
Turner, Roger / Satoh Masahiko / Otomo Yoshihide
Live at Hall Egg Farm
(Doubtmusic)
Wooley, Nate Quintet (Wooley / Sinton / Moran / Opsvik / Eisenstadt)
(Dance to) The Early Music
(Clean Feed)
Bradford, Bobby / Frode Gjerstad Quartet
The Delaware River [VINYL]
(NoBusiness)
Johnson, Lucien / Alan Silva / Makoto Sato
Stinging Netttles
(Improvising Beings)
Chicago Reed Quartet (Mazzarella / Rempis / Williams / Vandermark)
Western Automatic
(Aerophonic)
Fujii, Satoko Orchestra Berlin
Ichigo Ichie
(Libra)
Wooley, Nate (w/ Ingrid Laubrock, Sylvie Courvoisier & Matt Moran)
Battle Pieces
(Relative Pitch)
Daniel's, Ted Energy Module (feat. Oliver Lake and Daniel Carter)
Innerconnection [2 CDs]
(NoBusiness)
Kullhammar, Jonas
Gentlemen (Original Motion Picture Jazz Tracks)
(Moserobie Music)
Shipp, Matthew Trio
Root Of Things
(Relative Pitch)
Johnson, Max / Ingrid Laubrock / Mat Maneri / Tomas Fujiwara
The Prisoner
(NoBusiness)

Search for other titles on the NoBusiness label.