Marion Brown – Sweet Earth Flying (1979)

From the album November Cotton Flower by Marion Brown, recorded June 21 and 22, 1979 at Sound Ideas Studios, New York City. “A reprise of the song “Sweet Earth Flying” closes out the album quite beautifully, from the delicate chords created by guitarist Karl Rausch through the leader’s sensitive inflections of the lovely theme. ” [source] Marion Brown – Alto Saxophone Hilton Ruiz  – Piano Earl May – Bass Warren Smith – Drums, Percussion … Continue reading Marion Brown – Sweet Earth Flying (1979)

David S. Ware – Astral Earth (2009)

Astral Earth is from the CD Onecept by David S. Ware, recorded live in december 2009, released in 2010. David Spencer Ware (November 7, 1949 – October 18, 2012), was an American jazz saxophonist  working mostly in free jazz. In 2001 critic Gary Giddins described Ware’s quartet as “the best small band in jazz today. [source] In the press release for Onecept, David S. Ware makes much of the concept of spontaneous form. … Continue reading David S. Ware – Astral Earth (2009)