Cecil Taylor – Number One, take 2 (1960)

From the album Air  by Cecil Taylor , recorded 12th October 1960 NYC. Air is an album by Cecil Taylor recorded for the Candid label in October 1960. The album features performances by Taylor with Archie Shepp, Buell Neidlinger,Denis Charles and Sunny Murray on alternate takes of material released on The World of Cecil Taylor (1960). The allmusic review by Brian Olewnick states “One can only imagine what the reaction of the average jazz fan was in 1960 … Continue reading Cecil Taylor – Number One, take 2 (1960)