Mars Williams

An Ayler Xmas - Vol. 4 - Chicago Vs N. Y. C. (SW008-AS154c)

An Ayler Xmas - Vol. 4 - Chicago Vs N. Y. C. View larger

An Ayler Xmas - Vol. 4 - Chicago Vs N. Y. C.

Mars Williams

Astral Spirits

SW008-AS154c

DRJ 162695

SW008-AS154c

JAZZ

2

CD 16,51 €

2-CD DIGIPACK EDITION

This year's An Ayler Xmas, the 4th in the series from saxophonist Mars Williams, expands to a double CD with recordings from two bands: Josh Berman, Jim Baker, Kent Kessler, Brian Sandstrom & Steve Hunt (Chicago); and Steve Swell, Hilliard Greene, Chris Corsano, Nels Cline & Fred Lonberg-Holm (NYC); in incredible free jazz mashups and bash-ups of Holiday favorites.

  • CD ONE (CHICAGO)
  • 01. The Hanukkah-Xmas March of Truth For 12 Days of Jingling Bells with Spirits in Chicago
  • 02. The Heavenly Home Bashing of th Bells
  • 03. Noel Omega - Change Has Come for the Three Kings Who Lite the Tiny Candles in Chicago
  • 04. Did You Hear They Found Light in Darkness Looking For Chestnuts
  • Mars Williams - sax, toy instruments
  • Josh Berman - cornet
  • Jim Baker - piano, viola, Arp Synth
  • Kent Kessler - bass
  • Brian Sandstrom - bass, guitar, trumpet
  • Steve Hunt - drums
  • Recorded live at Hungry Brain, December 15, 2019
  • _______________________________________________________
  • CD TWO:
  • 01. The Hanukkah-Xmas March of Truth For 12 Days of Jingling Bells with Spirits in New York
  • 02. Noel Omega - Change Has Come for the Three Kings Who Lite the Tiny Candles in New York
  • Mars Williams - sax, toy instruments
  • Steve Swell - trombone
  • Hilliard Greene - bass
  • Chris Corsano - drums
  • Nels Cline - guitar
  • Fred Lonberg-Holm - cello
  • Recorded live at DiMenna Center, December 21, 2019