January 14, 2014

Larry Ridley - Sum of the Parts

1. Changa Chikuyo (Cultured Man of Iron) (O. A. Gumbs) (4:04)
2. It Was a Very Good Year (E. Drake) (5:38)
3. Well, You Needn't (T. Monk) (8:25)
4. Go Down Moses (traditional) (1:18)
5. Feelin' Blue (K. Altman) (5:56)
6. Indiana Avenue (L. Ridley) (5:55)
7. In a Sentimental Mood (D. Ellington) (2:17)
8. Never Can Say Goodbye (C. Davis) (7:52)

Sonny Fortune (flute 1; alto saxophone 3, 6; soprano saxophone 5, 8)
Cornell Dupree (guitar 1, 3, 6, 8)
Onaje Allan Gumbs (piano, electric piano, clavinet, string synthesizer, arranger 1-6, 8)
Larry Ridley (acoustic bass, electric bass by means of overdubbing, arranger)
Grady Tate (drums 1-6, 8)
Errol Crusher Bennett (congas, percussion 1-6, 8)

Recorded at Generation Sound Studios, New York City, June 9, 10, 11 and 30, 1975.

Charly CDGR 230; Strata-East ‎SES-19759; Strata-East ‎SECD 9014; Bellaphon 660-51-013



JD said...

Timely post, Brian, fitting in nicely with current Strata East fever! Never even heard this one! If you have any other unusual items from the catalogue, they'd be well appreciated!
Thanks for your effort....

Bluenote said...

Many thanks Brian! Excellent album!

Franco said...

Thanks for this Brian !!!

dogon ad said...

thanks for the upgrade of this funky strata

grumpy said...

Many thanks Brian!


Hi Brian.
Can you repost?

brian said...