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Eridanus

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Notes on this track from Dave Douglas:

"Wadada Leo Smith, Oliver Lake, Fred Frith, and Andrew Cyrille. I am humbled by these masters. This is their interpretation of Eridanus, a constellation that zigs and zags, representing the river no mortal eyes have ever seen. I’m not sure this combination of players had ever performed together before this day last December. Not that I know of in any case. This track is a masterful blend of crafty electric guitar textures, coloristic drumming, and simply brilliant sonic adventurousness from both horn players. Surprising unisons, gorgeous use of space, and an amazing climax in the last minute featuring blazing trumpet work from Wadada. Amazing performance that I am proud to share with subscribers to Greenleaf Music who receive these monthly tracks of Metamorphosis."

Personnel:
Wadada Leo Smith, trumpet
Oliver Lake, saxophone
Fred Frith, guitar
Andrew Cyrille, drums
Oliver Lake, drums

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from Metamorphosis, track released May 1, 2017

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Dave Douglas is a prolific trumpeter, composer and educator from New York City.

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