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Max Roach - Percussion Bitter Sweet download album

  • Performer: Max Roach
  • Album: Percussion Bitter Sweet
  • FLAC: 1178 mb | MP3: 1229 mb
  • Released: 1961
  • Country: US
  • Style: Post Bop, Hard Bop, Afro-Cuban Jazz
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Max Roach - Percussion Bitter Sweet download album

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Personnel Booker Little - trumpet Julian Priester - trombone Eric Dolphy - alto saxophone, bass clarinet & flute Clifford Jordan - tenor saxophone Ma. .

Percussion Bitter Sweet. This album has an average beat per minute of 122 BPM (slowest/fastest tempos: 91/150 BPM).

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It's Time is a 1962 album by jazz drummer Max Roach, released on Impulse! Records which also features trumpeter Richard Williams, tenor-saxophonist Clifford Jordan, trombonist Julian Priester, pianist Mal Waldron, bassist Art Davis, and a vocal choir conducted by Coleridge-Taylor Perkinson. Singer Abbey Lincoln appears on "Lonesome Lover". All composed by Max Roach. Another Valley" - 8:46. Sunday Afternoon" - 6:16. Lonesome Lover" - 7:02.

Percussion Bitter Sweet is an album by jazz drummer Max Roach recorded in 1961, released on Impulse! Records. It was trumpeter Booker Little's penultimate recording before he died from uremia in early October 1961. All compositions by Max Roach, except where noted. Garvey's Ghost" - 7:53. Tender Warriors" - 6:52. Praise for a Martyr" - 7:09. Mendacity" (Chips Bayen, Max Roach) - 8:54. Man From South Africa" - 5:12. By: Max Roach (1961, Jazz). More albums from Max Roach: The Long March by Max Roach. Lift Every Voice And Sing by Max Roach. Booker Little 4 & Max Roach by Max Roach. Rich Versus Roach by Max Roach. Deeds, Not Words by Max Roach. We Insist! Max Roach’s Freedom Now Suite by Max Roach. Rollins Plays For Bird by Max Roach. View all albums . Percussion Bitter Sweet.

Percussion Bitter Sweet is the most compelling, varied, dynamic snapshot of Max Roach's post-Clifford Brown ensembles. It features the doomed young genius Booker Little on trumpet, the innovative Eric Dolphy on alto and bass clarinet, Clifford Jordan on tenor, Julian Priester on trombone, Mal Waldron on piano and Art Davis on bass. Roach is never content just to mark time.

Max Roach - Mendacity 08:56. Max Roach - The More I See You 04:04. Album: Four Classic Albums (Quiet as It's Kept, Percussion Bitter Sweet, We Insist!, Max Roach's Freedom Now Suite, It's Time). Max Roach: best 2 tracks. Art Taylor, Charles Mingus, George Wallington Trio, Max Roach, Oscar Pettiford, Pierre Michelot - Before Dawn George Wallington Trios: Complete Sessions 1949-1956, 2011 03:27.


A1 Garvey's Ghost 7:55
A2 Mama 4:50
A3 Tender Warriors 6:54
B1 Praise For A Martyr 7:13
B2 Mendacity 8:56
B3 Man From South Africa 5:15

Companies, etc.

  • Record Company – Am-Par Record Corp.
  • Published By – Melotone Music, Inc.
  • Mastered At – Bell Sound Studios
  • Designed At – Viceroy


  • Bass – Art Davis
  • Congas – Carlos "Patato" Valeler*
  • Cowbell – Carlos "Totico" Eugenio*
  • Design [Cover] – Robert Flynn
  • Drums – Max Roach
  • Flute, Alto Saxophone, Bass Clarinet – Eric Dolphy
  • Liner Notes – Margo Guryan
  • Photography By – Bob Gomel
  • Piano – Mal Waldron
  • Tenor Saxophone – Clifford Jordan
  • Trombone – Julian Priester
  • Trumpet – Booker Little
  • Vocals – Abbey Lincoln (tracks: A1, B2)


"Bell Sound" stamped in deadwax both sides. Deep Groove.

Original Canadian Mono pressing. The sleeve is the same as the US pressing with the gold Sparton logo stamped on the cover.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A): A8-A LW
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B): A8-B LW
  • Rights Society: BMI

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
A-8 Max Roach Percussion Bitter Sweet ‎(LP, Album, Mono) Impulse! A-8 US 1961
GRP 11222 Max Roach Percussion Bitter Sweet ‎(CD, Album, RE, RM) GRP, Impulse! GRP 11222 Europe 1993
AS-8 Max Roach Percussion Bitter Sweet ‎(LP, Album, aud) Impulse! AS-8 US Unknown
AS-8, STEREO A-8 Max Roach Percussion Bitter Sweet ‎(LP, Album, RE, Gat) Impulse!, ABC Records AS-8, STEREO A-8 US 1973
IMP 488 Max Roach Percussion Bitter Sweet ‎(LP, Album) Impulse!, ABC Impulse! IMP 488 Italy 1974