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Soundtrack (Charles Lloyd album)

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Released  January 17, 1969
Length  38:38
Artist  Charles Lloyd
Producer  George Avakian
Genre  Jazz
Recorded  November 15, 1968
Soundtrack (1968)  Moon Man (1970)
Release date  17 January 1969
Label  Rhino Atlantic
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Similar  Charles Lloyd albums, Jazz albums

Soundtrack is a live album by jazz saxophonist Charles Lloyd recorded at The Town Hall in 1968 by the Charles Lloyd Quartet featuring Keith Jarrett, Ron McClure and Jack DeJohnette.

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Reception

The Allmusic review by Thom Jurek awarded the album 4 stars and states "Soundtrack, stomps with all the fury of a live gospel choir trying to claim Saturday night for God instead of the other guy... The band is in a heavy Latin mood, where the blues, samba, bossa, hard bop, modal, and even soul are drenched in the blues. With only four tunes presented, the Charles Lloyd Quartet, while a tad more dissonant than it had been in 1966 and 1967, swings much harder, rougher, and get-to-the-groove quicker than any band Lloyd had previously led... This band would split soon after, when Jarrett left to play with Miles Davis, but if this was a live swansong, they couldn't have picked a better gig to issue".

Track listing

All compositions by Charles Lloyd
  1. "Sombrero Sam" - 10:26
  2. "Voice in the Night - 9:06
  3. "Pre-Dawn" - 2:34
  4. "Forest Flower '69" - 16:51
  • Recorded on November 15, 1968 at the Town Hall, New York City
  • Personnel

  • Charles Lloyd - tenor saxophone, flute
  • Keith Jarrett - piano
  • Ron McClure - bass
  • Jack DeJohnette - drums
  • Production

  • Eric Sherman - cover concept, photography
  • Haig Adishian
  • Songs

    1Sombrero Sam10:39
    2Voice In The Night (at the Town Hall - New York City - November - 1968)9:06
    3Pre-Dawn2:42

    References

    Soundtrack (Charles Lloyd album) Wikipedia


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