This original music was recorded live at the first presentation of a modern day black opera: Africa is calling me, performed at the Centre Americans for Students and Artists in Paris France, 25th May 1974. The reception and response inspired the producers, Kwela Inc, to take the spontaneous of the music from the five scenes and make an album"
Bob Reid; leader, bass, voice, rhythm, piano
Oliver Lake; soprano, alto saxophones
Gustavo Kerestezachi; piano
Louis Armfield; congas, rhythm, bells
Makan Milola; deep bass, congas
King David; Vocals
Roxianne de Montaignac; Vocal
Freddy Roach; recitation
Big Sid Catlett: 1944-46 - Back in January, I posted on drummers Gene Krupa and Big Sid Catlett, whose styles were quite similar in their tap-dance attack. As noted then, Catlett was...
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