Thursday, April 14, 2011

antonios das mortes

gato barbieri - the third world - flying dutchman - 1969

bass - charlie haden
drums - beaver harris
percussion - richard landrum
piano - lonnie liston smith
tenor saxophone, flute, vocals - gato barbieri
trombone - roswell rudd

Tuesday, April 5, 2011

prayer and despair

georges ivanovitch gurdjieff - sacred hymns - ecm - 1980
(from the lp, contains some surface sound)

recorded march 1980 at tonstudio bauer, ludwigsburg

musique sacrée tibétaine

musique sacrée tibétaine - ocora - 1973

recorded 1971 in the northeastern nepalese province of khumbu,
in the sherpa region close to the tibetan frontier

Monday, April 4, 2011


edward vesala - satu - ecm - 1977

drums - edward vesala
composer - edward vesala , tomasz stańko (tracks: b3)
bass - palle danielsson
bass clarinet - rolf malm (tracks: a1, a2, b2)
flugelhorn - palle mikkelborg (tracks: a1, b1)
flute - juhani aaltonen (tracks: a1, a2) , knut riisnæs (tracks: a1)
alto flute - juhani aaltonen (tracks: b3)
guitar - terje rypdal (tracks: a1 to b2)
soprano saxophone - juhani aaltonen (tracks: b2) , tomasz szukalski (tracks: a1, b1, b2)
tenor saxophone - juhani aaltonen (tracks: b1) , knut riisnæs (tracks: a2, b1) , tomasz szukalski (tracks: a2, b2)
trombone - torbjørn sunde (tracks: a1 to b2)
trumpet - palle mikkelborg (tracks: a2, b1, b2) , tomasz stańko

producer - manfred eicher
artwork - dieter bonhorst
engineer - jan erik kongshaug
cover photography - lajos keresztes
liner photography - timo kelaranta

Sunday, March 6, 2011

the train and the river

jimmy giuffre - the complete capitol & atlantic recordings of jimmy giuffre
(1954-1958) - mosaic - 1997

Saturday, January 8, 2011

that treats the subject of what happens after death

anthology of world music: the music of tibetan buddhism
rounder records - 1999
(the unesco collection, originally recorded in may & june 1961)

the chant pivots around a deep monotone, whose center sometimes rises a little. the bodies of the monks sway slightly as they chant.
from notes for release

thanks to phillip for recommending