Release date 2001
|Recorded April 14, 2001|
Artist Wadada Leo Smith
Label Tzadik Records
|Studio Killzone Music, Los Angeles|
Producer Wadada Leo Smith & Harumi Makino Smith
Red Sulphur Sky (2001) The Year of the Elephant (2002)
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Red sulphur sky wadada leo smith
Red Sulphur Sky is a solo album by American jazz trumpeter Wadada Leo Smith which was recorded in 2001 and released on Tzadik Records.
In his review for AllMusic, Thom Jurek notes "Smith offers an album full of warmth and humor that is genuinely accessible."
The Penguin Guide to Jazz states "This is a devastatingly beautiful recital, calling on all of Smith's technique as well as his wonderfully poetic musical personality."
Track listingAll compositions by Wadada Leo Smith
- "Red Sulphur Sky" - 6:12
- "Evening Glow a Shining Outward" - 4:36
- "The Medicine Wheel" - 20:34
- "Afmie: Purity and Poverty" - 21:06