Ahmed Abdul-Malik

The Eastern Moods of Ahmed Abdul-Malik (7427251606882)

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1963

The Eastern Moods of Ahmed Abdul-Malik

Ahmed Abdul-Malik

Sowing Records

7427251606882

LPS 169561

7427251606882

JAZZ

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LP 16,51 €

LIMITED CLEAR VINYL EDITION

Besides playing with the likes of T. Monk, J.Coltrane, A. Blakey and R. Weston, bassist and oud player Abdul Malik is mostly remembered as one of the first to explore how elements of Middle Eastern and North African music can integrate with Jazz idioms.

Originally released in 1963 on Prestige Records, this is his fifth studio effort featuring Bilal Abdurrahman - alto saxophone, clarinet, Korean reed flute, percussion, and William Henry Allen - bass, percussion, A peculiar combination of different instruments and sounds for a step into the Eastern side of Jazz.

PERSONNEL:

  • Ahmed Abdul-Malik - (bass, oud)
  • Bilal Abdurrahman - (alto sax, clarinet)
  • William Henry Allen - (bass, percussion.

TRACKS:

  • SIDE A
  • A1. Summertime
  • A2. Ancient Scene
  • SIDE B
  • B1.Magrebi
  • B2. Sa-Ra-Ga' Ya-Hindi
  • B3. Shoof Habebe