Paul Bley - Improvisie download album
Bley was a long-time resident of the United States. His music has been described by Ben Ratliff of the New York Times as "deeply original and aesthetically aggressive".
Recorded in 1971 for the French America Recording label, Improvisie captures pianist Paul Bley, Annette Peacock, and master percussionist Han Bennink in concert in Rotterdam.
Improvisie (LP, Album, RE). Columbia. Improvisie (CD, Album, Ltd, Num, RE, RM). America Records.
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Improvisie" (Annette Peacock, Han Bennink, Paul Bley) - 13:53. Touching" (Peacock) - 23:43. Recorded at Club B14 in Rotterdam, Holland on March 26, 1971. Miles Davis made the breakthrough into fusion in the 1970s with his album Bitches Brew. Musicians who worked with Davis formed the four most influential fusion groups: Weather Report and Mahavishnu Orchestra emerged in 1971 and were soon followed by Return to Forever and The Headhunters. Although jazz purists protested the blend of jazz and rock, some of jazz's significant innovators crossed over from the contemporary hard bop scene into fusion.
Improvisie is a live album by Paul Bley with Annette Peacock and Han Bennink which was released on the French America label in 1971. Even 35 years later, "Touching" is still a brave and uncompromising work, one that asks as many questions as it answers, and one that renews its freshness with each repeated listening" Track listing
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Introducing Paul Bley (Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-201-2). Paul Bley, piano; Charles Mingus, bass; Art Blakey, drums. NYC, November 30, 1953. Opus I (alternate take). originally intended as EmArcy MG 36092. also issued on Universal (J) UCCM-9107. Various Artists - . Album II (Mercury (J) SNP 131). Paul Bley, piano; Percy Heath, bass; Al Levitt, drums. Fine Sound Studios, NYC, February 3, 1954. The Nearness Of You. 1958. Los Angeles, CA, spring 1958.
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Written-By – Annette Peacock, Han Bennink, Paul Bley
Written-By – Annette Peacock
- Recorded At – Club B14
NotesRecorded Live March 26th, 1971 at Club B14 in Rotterdam, Netherlands.
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|30 AM 6121||Paul Bley||Improvisie (LP, Album)||America Records||30 AM 6121||France||1971|
|BAMLP7019||Paul Bley||Improvisie (LP, Album, RE, RM, Unofficial)||Bamboo||BAMLP7019||UK||2017|
|YQ-7011-MU||Paul Bley||Improvisie (LP, Album, RE)||Columbia||YQ-7011-MU||Japan||1975|
|980 691-6||Paul Bley||Improvisie (CD, Album, Ltd, Num, RE, RM)||America Records||980 691-6||France||2004|