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Elevation (Pharoah Sanders album)

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Released  1974
Producer  Ed Michel
Artist  Pharoah Sanders
Label  Impulse! Records
Length  47:18
Elevation (1973)  Love in Us All (1973)
Release date  1974
Genre  Jazz
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Recorded  September 7, 9 & 14, 1973
Similar  Pharoah Sanders albums, Jazz albums

Pharoah sanders elevation


Elevation is a live album by American saxophonist and composer Pharoah Sanders featuring one track recorded in the studio released on the Impulse! label.

Contents

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Reception

The Allmusic review by Thom Jurek awarded the album 3 stars, stating: "This may not rate as highly as some of Sanders' other recordings for the label like Thembi or Karma, but there is plenty here for fans, and it is well worth the investigation and the purchase."

Track listing

All compositions by Pharoah Sanders except as indicated
  1. "Elevation" - 18:01
  2. "Greeting to Saud (Brother McCoy Tyner)" - 4:07
  3. "Ore-Se-Rere" (Ebenezer Obey) - 5:38
  4. "The Gathering" - 13:51
  5. "Spiritual Blessing" - 5:41
  • Recorded in performance at the Ash Grove in Los Angeles, California on September 7, 1973 (tracks 3 & 4) and September 9, 1973 (tracks 1 & 5) and at Wally Heider Studios in San Francisco, California on September 13, 1973 (track 2)
  • Personnel

  • Pharoah Sanders - tenor saxophone, soprano saxophone, shaker, vocals, bells, percussion
  • Joe Bonner - piano, harmonium, cow horn, wood flute, percussion, vocals
  • Calvin Hill - bass, vocals, tambura
  • Michael Carvin - drums, vocals
  • Lawrence Killian - conga, bell tree, vocals
  • John Blue (tracks 3 & 4), Jimmy Hopps (tracks 1, 2 & 5) - percussion, vocals
  • Michael White - violin (track 2)
  • Kenneth Nash - percussion (track 2)
  • Sedatrius Brown - vocals (track 2)
  • Songs

    1Elevation18:01
    2Greeting to Saud (Brother McCoy Tyner)4:10
    3Ore-Se-Rere (Nigerian Juju HiLife)5:38

    References

    Elevation (Pharoah Sanders album) Wikipedia


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