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Welcome hce1I bought the 16 disc limited edition boxset from The Art Ensemble of Chicago last year. I think its great.James "Blood" Ulmer is awesome!Gary Bartz is great as well. I met him backstage at a Lou Donaldson show about 5 years ago. Great ... 
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rok,That is a couple of great songs off of a great album!I will be adding that one to my Cannonball collection for sure 
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mayor,Definitely check out "Up At Mintons" By Turrentine. Grant Green is outstanding on guitar throughout. Here is a couple off the album:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DDonxQFq4Wc&list=PL0q2VleZJVEkbfxJPz_ZDfXTBoyfxOgnO 
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mayor, There are a few of us who regularly post on this thread who like Zappa as well. I just wanted the opinion of orpheus10 because some of his jazz "likes" that he has posted cross over into other genres besides jazz.Did you listen to the Stanl... 
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orpheus10 I don't know if you like Frank Zappa or not but if you have the time listen to this 16:55 version of "The Gumbo Variations". This particular song, as well as many other Zappa songs, are borderline "jazzy" music. Frank loved jazz and ofte... 
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Stanley Turrentine's "Sugar" live:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NmTGxdNTxIoAnd "Cherry"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dHGrCCYIkck 
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orpheus10 thanks for the Mingus moanin'Very intense! 
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mary jo thanks for the elevator joke : )  
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frogman I agree with your assessment  of Creed Taylor's (CTI) overly produced/engineered and tinkered with recording methods.While "Salt Song", in which I have listened to a few tracks now, is not something I would add to my collection I do not re... 
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Wow page 339 went by fast. I missed a lot of posts.mary jo Frank Zappa is not for everyone. Mingus' music, as well as Zappa's also requires an "acquired taste" I'm happy you like Gene Ammons' "Angel Eyes" Beautiful song and album. nsp Don't be so ... 
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Stanley Turrentine’s 1961 live album, "Up At Mintons," which I also have is better then the 1973 live album. 5 stars IMHO.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DDonxQFq4Wc&list=PL0q2VleZJVEkbfxJPz_ZDfXTBoyfxOgnOI have both volumes of this as well. G... 
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orpheus10 I was more confused that the mayor liked "Salt Song" better then the live album which was originally released by CTI as a double LP in 1973 and reissued as volumes one and two on CD numerous times.I have both live sets(on 2 Japanese RM -... 
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Gene Ammons! "JUG"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=If77_P8v7iEGene Ammons, IMHO, one of the top 25 tenor sax players of all time.Gene with another top 25, Dexter Gordon.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uFxeimS0GGc 
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acman3  I have Sonny Sharrock's 3 (most popular??) albums - Ask The Ages, Seize The Rainbow, and Black Woman.Awesome guitarist and also underrated. Again I say we like a lot of the same music.And yes, I think it was Rok who posted Count Basie on p... 
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acman3 great Parliament Funk! Its like we have the same taste in music.I have all of the relevant Parliament Funkadelic and Clinton's other incarnation, just plain "Funkadelic"Eddie Hazel was a very underrated guitarist.Funkadelic with Hazel on gu...