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New York Unit - Tribute To George Adams album

New York Unit - Tribute To George Adams album

  • Performer: New York Unit
  • Genre: Jazz
  • Title: Tribute To George Adams
  • Released: 1993
  • Country: Germany
  • MP3 version size: 1399 mb
  • FLAC version size: 1373 mb
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  • Rating: 4.5
  • Votes: 923

Description

Tribute to Bird & Monk. CI Studios, New York, NY.

George Rufus Adams (April 29, 1940 Covington, Georgia – November 14, 1992 New York City) was an American jazz musician who played tenor saxophone, flute and bass clarinet. He is best known for his work with Charles Mingus, Gil Evans, Roy Haynes and in the quartet he co-led with pianist Don Pullen, featuring bassist Cameron Brown and drummer Dannie Richmond. He was also known for his idiosyncratic singing.

Tribute to George Adams. Studio album by New York Unit. Tribute to George Adams. Studio album by. New York Unit. December 16, 1991, June 15, November 17, 1992. Tribute to George Adams is an album by New York Unit, consisting of pianist John Hicks, drummer Tatsuya Nakamura, bassists Santi Debriano or Richard Davis, and a variety of tenor saxophonists, including George Adams himself. It was recorded in 1991 and 1992.

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Home New York Unit Discography - session index, Catalog - album index. New York Unit Discography. Tatsuya Nakamura Quartet. George Adams, tenor sax; John Hicks, piano; Richard Davis, bass; Tatsuya Nakamura, drums. Tokyo, Japan, December 16, 1991. Paddle Wheel (J) KICJ-156. Paddle Wheel (J) KICJ-156 New York Unit - Tribute To George Adams.

Born in New York City in 1937, George Dennis Patrick Carlin was one of the greatest and most influential stand-up comedians of all time. He appeared on The Tonight Show more than 130 times, starred in an unprecedented 14 HBO Specials, hosted the first Saturday Night Live and penned three New York Times bestselling books. Of the 23 solo albums recorded by Mr. Carlin, 11 were Grammy nominated and he took home the coveted statue five times. George Carlin passed away at age 71 on June 22, 2008

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George Rufus Adams was an American jazz musician who played tenor saxophone, flute and bass clarinet  . The two men played a form of music that combined rhythm and blues with jazz. In 1968, he decided to expand his career and move to New York City to participate in the city's growing jazz scene. A year later, George Adams toured with Roy Haynes, playing with him until 1973. Shortly after, he performed with Art Blakey before joining Charles Mingus' band. His partnership with Mingus would last until 1976

Author: New York Unit. Album: Tribute To George Adams. Format: flac, wma, mp3 archive. New York Unit - Tribute To George Adams MP3 version. 2486 downloads at 28 mb/s. New York Unit - Tribute To George Adams FLAC version. 2914 downloads at 32 mb/s. Tenor Saxophone – Dan Faulk (tracks: 8,9), George Adams (tracks: 10), Javon Jackson (tracks: 1,2,4,5,6,7). 1-7 recorded in New York City, 17 Nov 1992 8-9 recorded in New York City, 15 June 1992.

Tribute to George Adams (1991–92). St. Thomas: Tribute to Great Tenors is an album by New York Unit, consisting of pianist John Hicks, bassist Richard Davis, and drummer Tatsuya Nakamura. It was recorded in 1991. During the first half of the 1990s, the New York Unit (pianist John Hicks, bassist Richard Davis, and drummer Tatsuya Nakamura) were actively recording, but usually with a different guest artist. The trio played "songs either composed by or closely.

Tracklist Hide Credits

1 Exodus
Composed By – Ernest Gold
6:18
2 A Nightingale Sang In Berkeley Square
Composed By – Eric Maschwitz, Manning Sherwin
7:10
3 Fly Me To The Moon
Composed By – Bart Howard
5:56
4 Moritat
Composed By – Kurt Weill
6:37
5 Straight No Chaser
Composed By – Thelonious Monk
6:34
6 Moment's Notice
Composed By – John Coltrane
6:58
7 Gospel Blues
Composed By – John Hicks
4:50
8 When Something Is Wrong With My Baby
Composed By – David Porter, Isaac Hayes
7:22
9 Mr. P. C.
Composed By – John Coltrane
8:16
10 Georgia On My Mind
Composed By – Hoagy Carmichael
6:53

Credits

  • Bass – Richard Davis (tracks: 8,9,10), Santi Debriano (tracks: 1,2,3,4,5,6,7)
  • Drums – Tatsuya Nakamura
  • Piano – John Hicks
  • Tenor Saxophone – Dan Faulk (tracks: 8,9), George Adams (tracks: 10), Javon Jackson (tracks: 1,2,4,5,6,7)

Notes

1-7 recorded in New York City, 17 Nov 1992
8-9 recorded in New York City, 15 June 1992

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 4988003138370

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
KICJ 156 New York Unit Tribute To George Adams ‎(CD, Album) King Records KICJ 156 Germany 1993