Marion Brown Quintet – After The Rain (1992)

After The Rain is the last track on the album Offering by Marion Brown, recorded at Sear Sound Studio in New York. on October 7th, 1992 and released on Venus Records in 1993.

Marion Brown (September 8, 1931 – October 18, 2010) was a jazz alto saxophonist and ethnomusicologist. He is most well known as a member of the 1960s avant-garde jazz scene in New York City, playing alongside musicians such as John Coltrane, Arcfie Shepp and John Tchicai. He performed on Coltrane’s landmark 1965 album Ascension.

In 1967, Brown travelled to Paris, France where he developed an interest in architecture, Impressionistic art, African music and the music of Eric Satie. In the late 1960s, he was an American Fellow in Music Composition and Performance at the Cité Internationales Des Artists in Paris. Around 1970, he provided the soundtrack for Marcel Camus´ film Le Temps fou, a soundtrack featuring Steve McCall, Barre Phillips, Ambrose Jackson and Gunter Hampel. [source]


Marion Brown (Alto Saxophone) / Jay Messer (Guitar) / Tom McClung (Piano) /                       Mike Marcus (Bass) / Chris Dailey (Drums)











[Inspired by Ronnie Rocket, thanks a lot]


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