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Monday, November 01, 2010

Marion Brown - Solo & w/Gunter Hampel & Karl Berger

r.i.p. Marion Brown

This is the final upload in a little series dedicated to the late Marion Brown - a hodge-podge of music from the sixties and the eighties. Hope you enjoy the ride and hope you'll keep a special place for Marion in your hearts.



Karl Berger - Total Music Ensemble
Hamburg (Germany)
December 1968


Marion Brown - alto sax
Becky Friend - flute
Karl Berger - vibes
Alan Silva - cello, bass
Kent Carter - bass
Jacques Thollot - drums

1. D'Accord (Berger) 5:38
2. Announcement (1:09)
3. E.D. (Berger) 7:49
4. Announcement (0:43)
5. Blue Early Bird (Berger) 6:13
6. Announcement (0:19)
7. Tune In (7:49) [inc]

TT: 29:41

Sound: A-

Lineage: fm > ? >c dr > eac(secure mode) > flac(level 8)

:: ubu edits ::

- separated talk before #3(#2) from music (1:07)
- separated talk before #5(#3) from music (0:40)
- separated talk before #7(#4) from music (0:15)
- moved marks between #1 & #2 and #6(#3) & #7(#4)
- deleted tape-noise at end of #7(#4)

Additional lineage (2005): FLAC Frontend > Cool Edit Pro > FLAC (8)
Additional lineage (2010): SBE fixed in TLH, tags & checksums added

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Gunter Hampel & Marion Brown
Berlin (Germany)
October 28, 1983


Gunter Hampel - bass clarinet
Marion Brown - alto sax

1. Funky Getdown (8:16)

Sound: A-

Lineage: fm > ? > 7" reels of unknown lineage > AKAI GX-4000-D
> Numark EQ 2250 20 band equalizer > HHB CDR 830 > cdr > cdr
> eac(secure mode) > flac(level 8)


:: ubu edit ::

deleted silence before and after track

Additional lineage (2005): FLAC Frontend > Cool Edit Pro > FLAC (8)
Additional lineage (2010): SBE fixed in TLH, tags & checksums added

: : . : . : . : :

Marion Brown
New York City (USA), Greenwich House
September 7, 1985


Marion Brown - alto sax

1. Black and Tan Fantasy (4:55)
2. (4:11)
3. (3:00)
4. 'Round Midnight (3:52)
5. (4:40)

TT: 20:41

Sound: A-
Lineage: Aud > Marantz PMD340 > cass > Peak > Xact > flac

7 comments:

ubu said...

FLAC (tagged) + info:

http://rapidshare.com/files/426726720/Marion_Brown_-_Karl_Berger_-_Gunter_Hampel.rar

hulaboy said...

Many thanks for these three views of a most excellent musician. Mr. Brown truly had his own voice. I believe the title of the last solo piece is Early Autumn, and the third sounds a lot like Since I Fell for You -- except when it doesn't!

Rab Hines said...

Molto beaucoup de thanks for the excellent Mr. Marion Brown works.

Beautiful.

JC said...

Thank you for all of these.

Robert said...

Marion Brown was very underappreciated. Thank You. Do you have any live stuff from the Andrew D'angelo Big Band?

intempestif said...

Thanks a lot for these!

jb bryan said...

most excellent, thanks again!