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New York Art Quartet

by New York Art Quartet

A well rounded group with a personnel line up of Roswell Rudd-trombone, John Tchicai-alto sax, Lewis Worrell-bass, Milford Graves-drums, and poetry recitation by Imamu Amiri Baraka aka Leroy Jones.
Genre: Jazz: Avant-Garde Jazz
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1. Short
8:24 album only
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2. Black Dada Nihilisus
3:38 album only
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3. Sweet
8:25 album only
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4. Rosmosis
4:58 album only
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5. Untitled
9:55 album only
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6. No. 6
8:07 album only

ABOUT THIS ALBUM


Album Notes
Roswell Rudd assembled the newly formed New York Quartet for an afternoon recording session at Bell Sound Studios in midtown Manhattan. They were joined by a small, youthful appearing individual, the poet Amiri Baraka. Their engineer was the late Art Crist, an accomplished pianist. I was introduced to Lewis Worrell, Amiri Baraka and John Tchicai. The group was short lived. I heard them again 40 years later, when they reassembled for a concert at the South Street Seaport in New York City, opening for Sonic Youth at the
invitation of Thurston Moore. Lewis Worrell, who had vanished from the scene, was replaced on bass by Reggie Workman.
- Bernard Stollman
Featured Artists
Milford Graves: percussion
Leroi Jones: vocals
Roswell Rudd: trombone
John Tchicai: alto saxophone
Lewis Worrell: bass

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