Eric Dolphy Eric Dolphy at the Five Spot, Volume 1 (Live)
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- Released: March 15, 1994
- Originally Released: 1992
- Label: OJC
- 1.Fire Waltz
- 2.Bee Vamp
- 3.The Prophet
- 4.Bee Vamp - (alternate take, alternate, bonus track)
Personnel: Eric Dolphy (flute, bass clarinet); Booker Little (trumpet); Mal Waldron (piano); Richard Davis (bass); Ed Blackwell (drums).
Recorded live at The Five Spot, New York, New York on July 16, 1961.
Personnel: Eric Dolphy (flute, bass clarinet, alto saxophone); Booker Little (trumpet); Eric Dolphy; Booker Little; Richard Davis (bass guitar); Mal Waldron (piano); Ed Blackwell (drums).
Audio Remasterers: Rudy Van Gelder; Phil DeLancie.
Liner Note Authors: Rudy Van Gelder; Michael Cuscuna; Joe Goldberg.
Recording information: Five Spot, New York, NY (07/16/1961); The Five Spot, New York, NY (07/16/1961); Van Gelder Studios, Englewood Cliffs, NJ (07/16/1961).
Photographer: Don Schlitten.
Reed player/composer/arranger Eric Dolphy was, in the early '60s, in the vanguard of the free jazz movement, yet his music was not as avant-garde as some of his contemporaries'. The language was still bop, but Dolphy added new vocabulary and syntax, playing with a freer, more vocalized approach over more or less standard chord changes. Recorded in 1961, the AT THE FIVE SPOT series of albums documents what may have been Eric Dolphy's finest group ever, as well as one of that era's best working bands.
"Fire Waltz" is a crackling mid-tempo piece, where Dolphy's boldly unfettered yet focused alto points toward the future, while the rest of the band maintains an irresistible fancy-free groove. "Bee Vamp" features some stirring, crackling trumpet from Booker Little and some muscular, vocalized bass clarinet from Dolphy. Pianist Mal Waldron and drummer Ed Blackwell are luminously expressive throughout.
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