Art Ensemble of Chicago – Brain for the Seine (1969)

Brain for the Seine is the last track on the album Message to Our Folks by  Art Ensemble of Chicago, recorded August 12, 1969 in Paris.

Message to Our Folks is a 1969 album by the Art Ensemble of Chicago recorded in Paris for the French BYG Actuel label. It features performances by Lester Bowie,  Joseph Jarman, Roscoe Mitchell and Malachi Favors Maghostut. [source]

All compositions by Roscoe Mitchell except as indicated

1. Old Time Religion (7:41) /  2. Dexterity (Parker) (4:05) / 3. Rock Out (8:36) /                                    4. A Brain For The Seine (Art Ensemble of Chicago) (20:17)

Lester Bowie – Trumpet, Percussion instruments

Malachi Favors Maghostut – Bass, Percussion instruments, Vocals

Joseph Jarman – Saxophones, Clarinets, Percussion instruments

Roscoe Mitchell – Saxophones, Clarinets, Flute, Percussion instruments










[if you want to hear the piece in its full lenght you can buy it here]


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