Bennie Maupin

Penumbra (CG 129)

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Bennie Maupin



MAC 114875

CG 129



CD 12,38 €

Full Personnel: Bennie Maupin (b-cl, ts, ss, fl, p), Darek Oleszkiewicz (b), Michael Stephans (d) plus Daryl Munyungo Jackson (perc).

Tracks: 1. Neophilia 2006, 2. Walter Bishop Jr., 3. Level Three, 4. Blinkers, 5. Penumbra, 6. Mirror Image, 7. Message to Prez, 8. Tapping Things, 9. Vapors, 10. One For Eric Dolphy, 11. See The Positive, 12. Trope on a Rope, 13. The 12th Day, 14. Equal Justice.

Recorded on June 16 & 17 2003, at No Sound Studios, Pasadena, CA.

Woodwind player Bennie Maupin has recorded with Miles Davis, Herbie Hancock, McCoy Tyner, Lee Morgan, Jack DeJohnette, Andrew Hill, and Eddie Henderson, to name only a few. His highly personal bass clarinet sound has helped define such important jazz albums as Miles Davis' "Bitches Brew", "Jack Johnson", "Big Fun" and "On the Corner", as well as recordings by Herbie Hancock's Mwandishi band, and the Headhunters.