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Procession Of The Great Ancestry
Wadada Leo Smith
Procession Of The Great Ancestry
Genres: Jazz, Pop
 
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Composer/trumpeter Wadada Leo Smith is currently a faculty member at Cal Arts. Procession, recorded in 1983, includes 4 compositions dedicated to trumpet masters Miles Davis, Dizzy Gillespie, Booker Little and Roy Eldridge...  more »

      
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All Artists: Wadada Leo Smith
Title: Procession Of The Great Ancestry
Members Wishing: 0
Total Copies: 0
Label: Nessa Records
Original Release Date: 1/1/2009
Re-Release Date: 2/17/2009
Genres: Jazz, Pop
Style: Avant Garde & Free Jazz
Number of Discs: 1
SwapaCD Credits: 1
UPCs: 827020002629, 786497258222

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Composer/trumpeter Wadada Leo Smith is currently a faculty member at Cal Arts. Procession, recorded in 1983, includes 4 compositions dedicated to trumpet masters Miles Davis, Dizzy Gillespie, Booker Little and Roy Eldridge performed by a quartet including Bobby Naughton - vibes, Joe Fonda - bass and Kahil El'Zabar - percussion. On two vocal tracks the ensemble is joined by Mchaka Uba - bass and blues legend Louis Myers - guitar. The final track is a Martin Luther King tribute and the quartet is joined by tenor saxophonist John Powell.