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Chris McGregor & The Castle Lager Big Band - Jazz / The African Sound download mp3
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Jazz / The African Sound
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Chris McGregor & The Castle Lager Big Band
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Cape Jazz
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1865 mb
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Ten years before the Brotherhood of Breath blew the cobwebs out of British jazz, Chris McGregor had already recorded as leader with a big band comprised of South Africa's leading jazz lights. Put together in 1963, the Castle Lager Big Band was a multi-racial group, a risky endeavour in apartheid South Africa. Reply Notify me Helpful.

Jazz, The African Sound ‎(LP, Album). New Sound (4), Gallotone. JMANLP 080. Chris McGregor & The Castle Lager Big Band. Jazz/The African Sound ‎(LP, Ltd, RE, RM). Jazzman. The African Sound ‎(CD, Album, RE). Teal Records. JMANCD 080. Jazz/The African Sound ‎(CD, Album, RE, RM).

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Deutsch English Español Français Italiano 日本語. All Versions. Chris McGregor & The Castle Lager Big Band ‎– The African Sound. Label: Teal Records ‎– TELCD 2300. Series: African Heritage (2) –. Format: CD, Album, Reissue. Country: South Africa.

Jazz/The African Sound by Chris McGregor & The Castle Lager Big Band, released 15 January 2016 1. Switch 2. Kippie 3. Eclipse At Dawn 4. Early Bird 5. I Remember Billy 6. Now One of the most important African records of all time gets its first ever worldwide release on Jazzman! Chris McGregor's Jazz – The African Sound is a lost global jazz classic, and a true holy grail for collectors of jazz and world-jazz. A cornerstone of South Africa's illustrious jazz history, it has been out of print since before the end of apartheid. Includes unlimited streaming via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more. Purchasable with gift card.

Tracklist: 1. Switch (Kippie Moeketsi) 2. Kippie (Dollar Brand) 3. Eclipse At Dawn (Dollar Brand) 4. Early Bird (Chris McGregor) 5. I Remember Billy (Kippie Moeketsi) 6. Now (Chris McGregor). Recorded 16th and 17th September 1963.

Listen to music from Chris McGregor & the Castle Lager Big Band like Switch, Kippie & more. Find the latest tracks, albums, and images from Chris McGregor & the Castle Lager Big Band. 04 - Early Band (Jazz - The African Sound 1963).

Chris McGregor & The Castle Lager Big Band 06 - Now (Jazz - The African Sound 1963). Chris McGregor & the Castle Lager Big Band Switch. Chris McGregor & The Castle Lager Big Band 04 - Early Band (Jazz - The African Sound 1963).

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Switch
Written-By – Moeketsi*
6:05
A2 Kippie
Written-By – Brand*
5:10
A3 Eclipse At Dawn
Written-By – Brand*
5:04
B1 Early Bird
Written-By – McGregor*
3:30
B2 I Remember Billy
Written-By – Moeketsi*
5:03
B3 Now
Written-By – McGregor*
5:25

Companies, etc.

  • Published By – M.P.A.
  • Printed By – Record Pac

Credits

  • Alto Saxophone [2nd] – Barney Rabachane
  • Alto Saxophone [Lead] – Dudu Pukwana
  • Alto Saxophone, Clarinet – Kippie Moeketsi
  • Baritone Saxophone – Christopher Columbus Ngcukane*
  • Bass – Sammy Maritz
  • Design – Julian Beinart
  • Drums – Early Mabusa*
  • Photography By – Basil Breakey
  • Piano, Liner Notes – Chris McGregor
  • Recorded By – Alan Boyle
  • Tenor Saxophone – Nick Moyake, Ronnie Beer
  • Trombone – Malindi Blyth Mbityana, Willie Nettie
  • Trombone [Lead] – Bob Tizzard
  • Trumpet – Ebbie Creswell, Mongesi Feza*, Noel Jones
  • Trumpet [Lead] – Dennis Mpali*

Notes

Recorded 16th and 17th September 1963

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout: ABC 23613
  • Matrix / Runout: ABC 23614

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
TEL 2300 Chris McGregor & The Castle Lager Big Band Jazz/The African Sound ‎(LP, Album, RE, RM) Gallo TEL 2300 South Africa 1991
JMANLP 080 Chris McGregor & The Castle Lager Big Band Jazz/The African Sound ‎(LP, Ltd, RE, RM) Jazzman JMANLP 080 UK 2016
TELCD 2300 Chris McGregor & The Castle Lager Big Band The African Sound ‎(CD, Album, RE) Teal Records TELCD 2300 South Africa 1991
JMANCD 080 Chris McGregor & The Castle Lager Big Band Jazz/The African Sound ‎(CD, Album, RE, RM) Jazzman JMANCD 080 UK 2015
JMANLP 080 Chris McGregor & The Castle Lager Big Band Jazz / The African Sound ‎(LP, Album, RE, RM, TP, W/Lbl) Jazzman JMANLP 080 UK 2015