Friday, May 20, 2016

USA: Larry Young - In Paris: The ORTF Recordings (RESONANCE 2016)

First release of all previously unreleased Larry Young recordings in nearly 40 years.
Featuring the iconic jazz organist Larry Young with Woody Shaw (trumpet), Nathan Davis (saxophone), Billy Brooks (drums) & others.
Endorsed by the estate of Larry Young.
Extensive liner notes with essays and interviews by John McLaughlin, Dr. Lonnie Smith, John Medeski, Bill Laswell, Nathan Davis, Andre Francis, producer Zev Feldman, Larry Young III & Woody Shaw III.
Includes rare and previously unreleased photos from the Francis Wolff, Jean-Pierre Leloir and INA archives.
Tracks include an over 20-minute version of “Zoltan,” “Beyond All Limits” from the classic Unity album, as well as other mid-1960’s songs including “Talkin’ About J.C.” and “Luny Tune.”
Released in partnership with the National Audiovisual Institute (INA) of France.