Roland Kirk Archive
An energy transfusion from Rahsaan Roland Kirk… Rahsaan Roland Kirk – Bright Moments – Atlantic Records/ PurePleasure / Hi Horse PPAN SD2-907 (2 vinyl set) – 1973 ****1/2: (Rahsaan Roland Kirk – tenor sax, flute, stritch, manzello, nose flute; Ron Burton – piano; Henry Pearson – bass; Robert Shy – drums; Todd Barkan – synthesizer, […]
Early Roland Kirk highlights R & B influences…
Roland Kirk: Beyond eclectic, beyond categorization…
A most enjoyable though somewhat dated-sounding big band bossa nova album.
Coltrane, Monk, and Kirk DVDs highlight the Jazz Icons Series 5 box set, the latter two in color.
Haynes brought some new tricks to his highly expressive jazz drumming, including a more prominent use of the cymbals.