Cecil Taylor - Conquistador!


Label:

Blue Note

Genre:

Jazz

Product No.:
XUNI49686F96
Availability:
In Stock
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FLAC 96kHz/24bit Download



FLAC 96kHz/24bit Download

Canada Eligible


Total download size: 807MB Total play length: 37:33

Cover art included, liner notes not included

Masterd by Bernie Grundman at Bernie Grundman Mastering. 

For the second of Cecil Taylor's two Blue Note albums (following Unit Structures), the innovative pianist utilized a sextet comprised of trumpeter Bill Dixon, altoist Jimmy Lyons, both Henry Grimes and Alan Silva on bass, and drumer Andrew Cyrille. During the two lengthy pieces, Lyons' passionate solos contrast with Dixon's quieter ruminations while the music in general is unremittingly intense. Both of the Taylor Blue Notes are quite historic and near-classics but, despite this important documentation, Cecil Taylor (other than a pair of Paris concerts) would not appear on records again until 1973.



1. Conquistador
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