Liberty Ellman

Ophiuchus Butterfly (PI 19)

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2005

Ophiuchus Butterfly

Liberty Ellman

Pi Recordings

808713001921

PIR 115023

PI 19

JAZZ

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Ophiuchus Butterfly

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CD 12,39 €

PERSONNEL:

LIBERTY ELLMAN, guitar
STEVE LEHMAN, alto sax
MARK SHIM, tenor sax
JOSE DAVILA, tuba
STEPHAN CRUMP, bass
GERALD CLEAVER, drums

January 2006, at Turtletone Studios, New York.

TRACKS:

01. Ophiuchus Butterfly
02. Aestivation
03. Snow Lips
04. You Have Ears
05. The Naturalists
06. Pretty Words, Like Blades
07. Tarmacadam
08. Looking Up
09. Chromos
10. Borealis

This is guitarist/composer Liberty Ellman's second Pi recording as a leader, Ophiuchus Butterfly, is an initially striking and ultimately deeply satisfying set chronicling six musicians, ten pieces and one ambitious, personal and utterly mature sensibility.