Various Artists

Night Flight to Dakar + Xanadu in Africa (906075)

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1980

Night Flight to Dakar + Xanadu in Africa

Various Artists

Xanadu

8435395500323

XND 145747

906075

JAZZ

2

Night Flight to Dakar + Xanadu in Africa

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CD 8,25 €

2-CD set compiling two albums that resulted from a late-70s tour of West Africa coordinated by the U.S. State Department that included Al Cohn, Billy Mitchell, Frank Butler, Leroy Vinnegar, and Dolo Coker.

INCLUDES 16-PAGE BOOKLET

PERSONNEL:

AL COHN, tenor sax BILLY MITCHELL, tenor sax
DOLO COKER, piano LEROY VINNEGAR, bass
FRANK BUTLER, drums

TRACKS:

CD 1: NIGHT FLIGHT TO DAKAR
01. Night Flight To Dakar
02. Don't Let The Sun Catch Crying
03. Blues Up And Down
04. Sweet Senegelese Brown
05. The King*

Recorded at the Theatre Nationale Daniel Sorrano in Dakar, Senegal, March 19, 1980 except * recorded at Club Taski, Les Almadies, Dakar, Senegal March 14, 1980

CD 2: XANADU IN AFRICA
01. All or Nothing At All
02. Robbins Nest
03. I Surrender Dear
04. Blues In The Closet
05. Easy Living

Recorded at Club Taski, Les Almadies, Dakar, Senegal March 14, 1980