Category Archives: Lawrence D. “Butch” Morris

LOST TONES: Lawrence D. “Butch” Morris –
In Touch with Current Trends

IRIN SUN LOVERS EXISTING ON THE DUNES/LONELY THRILL Butch Morris In Touch… But Out of Reach Kharma : 1982 BM, cornet; Grachan Moncur III, trombone; Charles Eubanks, piano; Wilbur Morris, bass; Bobby Battles,  percussion; Steve McCall, percussion. PART TWO Butch Morris Current Trends in… Continue reading

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FMP #20: Butch Builds Skyscrapers

Berlin Skyscraper by BUTCH MORRIS Critic Greg Tate calls this massive double album One of the Greatest Jazz Recordings of All Time – and we’re not going to argue! Berlin Skyscraper marks the apex of Butch Morris’s famed conduction recordings.… Continue reading

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Ashes to Ashes

 DUST TO DUST, second and third parts OTHELLO A Butch Morris Dust to Dust New World Records : 1991 OmniTone Lawrence D. “Butch” Morris, conductor; Zeena Parkins, harp; Myra Melford, piano; Wayne Horvitz, keyboards and electronics; Jean-Paul Bourelly, guitar;… Continue reading

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