Tag Archives: Fontana

TEARS FOR CURSON: Ted Curson (1935-2012)

CINQ QUATRE MUSIS SACRUM Ted Curson Urge Fontana : 1966 TC, trumpet, pocket trumpet; Booker Ervin, tenor saxophone; Jimmy Woode, bass; Edgar Bateman, drums. Update: We’re sad to learn that Ted Curson just passed away. RIP to an under-appreciated trumpeter… Continue reading

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SUPERGROUP!

CONSEQUENCES TRIO New York Contemporary Five Consequences Fontana : 1963 Archie Shepp, tenor sax; Don Cherry, trumpet; John Tchicai, alto sax; Don Moore, bass; J. C. Moses, drums. The New York Contemporary Five barely lasted a year all told, but… Continue reading

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SUMMER RE-UP: Dulcinea; Or, “Isn’t It Quixotic?”

Originally posted 26 February 2007 PRELUDE SANCHO PROPHETICAPE Kenny Wheeler and The John Dankworth Orchestra Windmill Tilter Fontana : 1968 KW, fluegelhorn, arrangement; Tony Coe, clarinet, tenor sax; John McLaughlin, guitar; Dave Holland, bass; John Spooner, drums. Orchestra: Hank Shaw,… Continue reading

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