Monday, October 26, 2009

City of London Sinfonia, 26 November 1998

Cit of London Sinfonia, conductor Marin Alsop
Catherine Wyn-Rogers (mezzo-soprano)
Stephen Stirling (horn)
BBC Singers
Barbican, London

First Set
Zappa - The Perfect Stranger
Zappa - Dupree's Paradise
Babbitt - Around the Horn
Crawford-Seeger- Three American Songs

Second Set
Reich - The Desert Music


Saturday, October 24, 2009

Ornette Coleman - 21 June 2009

Ornette Coleman
Reflections of This is Our Music
Ornette Coleman's Meltdown
Royal Festival Hall, London
Sunday, 21 June 2009

First Set
Bachir Attar and The Master Musicians of Jajouka

Second Set
Ornette Coleman (alto sax, trumpet, violin)
Al MacDowell (bass guitar)
Tony Falanga (double bass)
Denardo Coleman (drums)

01 introduction
02 Follow the Sound
06 Bach's Cello Suite No. 1
07 Turnaround
enter Flea (bass guitar)
09 The Rite of Spring - with Baba Maal (vocal)
12 Dancing in Your Head
13 with Bachir Attar & The Master Musicians of Jajouka
15 Lonely Woman - with Charlie Haden (bass)

Both re-upped 25/09/2015

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