Alvin Curran

The Beat 72 Lost Date (8056099004216)

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1973

The Beat 72 Lost Date

Alvin Curran

Eargong

8056099004216

LPS 162850

8056099004216

JAZZ

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LP 16,51 €

PREVIOUSLY UNRELEASED

A TREASURE FROM ITALIAN 70' AVANTGARDE ARCHIVES

An unearthed treasure from the '70s Italian avant garde archives! A previously unreleased recording from the legendary Beat72 club in Rome in 1973, featuring a one-off Italian-American all-star ensemble with Roberto Laneri founding member of the experimental vocal group Prima Materia, maverick American composer Alvin Curran co-founder of Musica Elettronica Viva. Trombone specialist Giancarlo Schiaffini from the historical Gruppo di improvvisazione Nuova Consonanza. Cello virtuoso Frances Marie Uitti, close collaborator of the likes of J. Cage and G. Scelsi. Bassist Bruno Tommaso from the legendary Gruppo Romano Free Jazz and American composer Tony Ackerman from the obscure Suonosfera group. Highly creative music which defies categories and boundaries. A historical document! Additional booklet contains extensive liner notes and photos.ÇÇ

PERSONNEL:

  • Roberto Laneri - clarinet, bass clarinet
  • Alvin Curran - trumpet
  • Giancarlo Schiaffini - trombone
  • Frances-Marie Uitti - cello
  • Tony Ackerman - electric guitar
  • Bruno Tommaso - double bass

Recorded live at Teatro Beat 72, Rome, 22 September 1973

TRACKS:

  • SIDE A
  • 01. Rome Fall 1973, Pt.1 ..... 24:40
  • SIDE B
  • 01. Rome Fall 1973, Pt.2 ..... 23:50