Joachim Kuhn – Hip Elegy (1976/2014)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/88,2 kHz | Time – 42:29 minutes | 822 MB | Genre: Jazz
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German avant-garde jazz pianist Joachim Kühn relocated to California in the mid-1970s and teamed up with drummer Alphonse Mouzon on this 1977 release of atmospheric West Coast fusion. The two headliners are joined by an international cast of supporting musicians including bassist John Lee, Japanese trumpeter Terumasa Hino, Brazilian percussionist Nana Vasconcelos and British guitarist Philip Catherine.
01 – Seven Sacred Pools
02 – Travelling Love
03 – Bed Stories
04 – Hip Elegy in Kingsize
05 – Santa Cruz
06 – First Frisco
Produced by Joachim Ernst Berendt. Engineered by Carlos Albrecht & Kurt Rapp.
Recorded on November 2-4, 1975 at Ton Studio Bauer (Zuckerfabrik), Ludwigsburg, Germany.
Joachim Kühn – piano, keyboards, Fender Rhodes
Terumasa Hino – trumpet
Philip Catherine – guitar
John Lee – bass
Nana Vasconcelos – percussion
Alphonse Mouzon – drums