Sunday Jazz Continues; Checking out this nice jazz / funk track by Eddie Henderson – called Sunburst. Check out the all star players he has with him and the track…
- Acoustic Bass – Buster Williams
- Drums – Billy Hart, Harvey Mason
- Electric Bass, Effects – Alphonso Johnson
- Electric Piano [Fender Rhodes], Clavinet, Synthesizer [Mini Moog, Arp Odyssey, Arp String Ensemble] – George Duke
- Marimba – Bobby Hutcherson
- Tenor Saxophone, Saxello, Bass Clarinet – Bennie Maupin
- Trombone, Horn [Post] – Julian Priester
- Trumpet, Flugelhorn, Cornet – Eddie Henderson
Digital Crate Digging Continues….as we put it down like this!! but You Know The Deal per Bennie Maupin….he has some folks rolling with him to prove his point….check them out plus the track…
- Bass Clarinet, Soprano Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone, Saxello, Flute, Flute [Alto], Piccolo Flute, Synthesizer [Oberheim Polyphonic], Backing Vocals – Bennie Maupin
- Clavinet, Electric Piano [Rhodes], Piano – Patrice Rushen
- Concertmaster, Strings – Nathan Rubin
- Drums – James Levi
- Electric Guitar – Blackbird McKnight*
- Flugelhorn, Trumpet – Eddie Henderson
- Producer, Synthesizer [Oberheim Polyphonic, E-mu Polyphonic] – Pat Gleeson*
- Trombone – Craig Kilby*
Digital Crate Digging Continues….checking out drummer Norman Connors with his version of Herbie Hancock’s Maiden Voyage. Check out the players and the track!!
Norman Connors – Drums Michael Henderson – Bass, Vocals
Reggie Lucas – Electric Guitar Onaje Allan Gumbs – Piano, Electric Piano, Organ, Synthesizer
Buster Williams – Double Bass Eddie Henderson – Trumpet, Flugelhorn
Gary Bartz – Alto Saxophone, Soprano Saxophone and others
Sunday Jazz Continues…checking out this Eddie Henderson cut Scorpio Libra from his Realization album…this is his first album..after playing as a sideman with Herbie Hancock‘s the Mwandishi group. Mwandishi was Hancock’s Swahili name.
This group consisted of the following members..with their Swahili names;
Mchezaji/Buster Williams , Jabali/Billy Hart, Mganga/Eddie Henderson, Mwile/Bennie Maupin, Pepo Mtoto/Julian Priester, and Ndugu/Leon Chancler. This group helped Mr. Henderson record his album.
This song is relevant to today…with the New Moon in Libra tomorrow..and Saturn and Mercury in Scorpio..
This song has a Miles Davis-ish influence…since all the above musicians worked with Mr. Davis..check it out!!
Sunday Jazz Continues…check out Pharoah Sanders with a cut that’s relevant….You Got To Have Freedom…..
the players are Saxophone [Tenor] – Pharoah Sanders ….Flugelhorn – Eddie Henderson
Bass – Ray Drummond …..Drums – Idris Muhammad….Piano – John Hicks
THE SONIC ASSAULT!!!…..STEADY BOMBARDMENT!!!!: Pharoah Sanders “You Got To Have Freedom”.