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Album Review

This LP features pianist Chick Corea, bassist Dave Holland and drummer Barry Altschul during the brief period that, along with Anthony Braxton, they were members of the fine avant-garde quartet Circle. The music heard on this set is not quite as free as Circle's but often very explorative. Four of the six songs are Corea originals which, in addition to Holland's "Vedana" and Wayne Shorter's "Nefertiti," form a very viable set of adventurous jazz, recorded just a few months before Corea changed direction.

Biography

Born: 06 January 1943 in New York, NY

Genre: Jazz

Years Active: '60s, '70s, '80s, '90s, '00s

In the early '70s, Barry Altschul was the drummer for Circle — a band that (with a membership that also included Chick Corea, Dave Holland, and Anthony Braxton) might possibly have been the most technically adept free jazz ensemble ever. Altschul's drumming with that band was stylistically all-encompassing — in his own words, "from ragtime to no time" — thanks to his background in traditional jazz styles, which gave him a solid grounding on which to build his free playing. From...
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A.R.C., Barry Altschul
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  • 5,94 €
  • Genres: Jazz, Music
  • Released: Jan 1971

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