Khan Jamal

The Traveller (SCS1217)

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The Traveller

Khan Jamal

Steeplechase

716043121717

LPS 166325

SCS1217

JAZZ

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LP 16,51 €

4 STARS ALL MUSIC GUIDE

Out of the 70s and 80s’ super creative Philadelphia jazz scene emerged Khan Jamal (b. 1946) the vibraphonist to grab the attention of world jazz audiences. He was a key figure in Sounds Of Liberation ensemble with Byard Lancaster. He played with Sunny Murray, Joe Bonner, Billy Band, Charles Tyler to mention a few.

Jamal frequently visited Denmark during the 80s and recorded this album in Copenhagen with South African bassist Johnny Dyani and American drummer Leroy Lowe.

PERSONNEL:

  • Khan Jamal - vibes
  • Johnny Dyani - bass
  • Leroy Lowe - drum

Recorded at Sound Track Studios, Copenhagen, October 31, 1985.

TRACKS:

  • SIDE A
  • A1. Thelonious
  • A2. Unsung Heroes
  • A3. Bells Of Joy
  • A4. Equinox
  • SIDE B
  • B1. Body And Soul
  • B2. The Traveller
  • B3. Bloom