Art Farmer & Jim Hall Big Blues 180g LP Speakers Corner
Art Farmer & Jim Hall Big Blues 180g LP Speakers Corner
Genre: Blues
Label: Pure Pleasure
Format: 33RPM,
Size: 12"

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Art Farmer & Jim Hall Big Blues 180g LP Speakers Corner

Art Farmer & Jim Hall

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Availability: Backordered
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SKU:
PPRLP7083
UPC:
PPRLP7083
Featured in Michael Fremer's Heavy Rotation in the August 2010 & January 2011 Issue of Stereophile! Pressed at Pallas in Germany!

Flugelhornist Art Farmer and guitarist Jim Hall had had a regular group for a time in the mid-'60s but (except for one occasion) had not played together since, until this 1978 LP. This is an unusual effort for CTI in that it is a quintet set without added horns, strings or keyboards. Farmer and Hall are joined by vibraphonist Mike Mainieri, bassist Michael Moore and drummer Steve Gadd for two standards, the title cut and a jazz adaptation of Ravel's "Pavane for a Dead Princess"..

Since Farmer and Hall have long had very complementary styles (both being lyrical, harmonically advanced and thoughtful in their improvisations), it is little surprise that this set is a complete success.

"The combination of the precise, non-swinging rhythm section and the ethereal vibes, muted flugelhorn and hollow bodied electric (bathed in reverb) played by three very swinging musicians produces a kind of Velcro jazz... The album floats jazz-like, but anchored by a well-defined rhythm track." - Michael Fremer, www.musicangle.com, Music 8/10, Sound 8/10

Features:
• 180g Vinyl
• Pressed at Pallas in Germany
• Limited Edition
• Gatefold jacket

Musicians:
Art Farmer, flugelhorn
Jim Hall, guitar
Michael Moore, bass
Steve Gadd, drums
Mike Mainieri, vibraphone

Selections:
1. Whisper Not
2. A Child Is Born
3. Big Blues
4. Pavane For a Dead Princess
Description
Featured in Michael Fremer's Heavy Rotation in the August 2010 & January 2011 Issue of Stereophile! Pressed at Pallas in Germany!

Flugelhornist Art Farmer and guitarist Jim Hall had had a regular group for a time in the mid-'60s but (except for one occasion) had not played together since, until this 1978 LP. This is an unusual effort for CTI in that it is a quintet set without added horns, strings or keyboards. Farmer and Hall are joined by vibraphonist Mike Mainieri, bassist Michael Moore and drummer Steve Gadd for two standards, the title cut and a jazz adaptation of Ravel's "Pavane for a Dead Princess"..

Since Farmer and Hall have long had very complementary styles (both being lyrical, harmonically advanced and thoughtful in their improvisations), it is little surprise that this set is a complete success.

"The combination of the precise, non-swinging rhythm section and the ethereal vibes, muted flugelhorn and hollow bodied electric (bathed in reverb) played by three very swinging musicians produces a kind of Velcro jazz... The album floats jazz-like, but anchored by a well-defined rhythm track." - Michael Fremer, www.musicangle.com, Music 8/10, Sound 8/10

Features:
• 180g Vinyl
• Pressed at Pallas in Germany
• Limited Edition
• Gatefold jacket

Musicians:
Art Farmer, flugelhorn
Jim Hall, guitar
Michael Moore, bass
Steve Gadd, drums
Mike Mainieri, vibraphone

Selections:
1. Whisper Not
2. A Child Is Born
3. Big Blues
4. Pavane For a Dead Princess
ISBN
Genre
Blues
If Can Be Discounted
YES
Discontinued
NO
Inventory
.00
Construct
0
Dropship
0
Artist
Art Farmer & Jim Hall
Title
Big Blues
Composer
Additional Artists
Record Weight
180G
Record Speed
33RPM
Record Speed Record Size
12"
Multi Channel
Stereo
1
Mono
Colored
Picture Disc
1/2 Speed
DMM
Out of Print
Sell Hold/Repressing
Direct to disc
Creation Date
Release Date
02-18-2010
Availability
Backordered
Format
Vinyl
ASSOC
R
Scratch & Dent
0
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