Homage to Charles Parker
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Homage to Charles Parker
Homage to Charles Parker
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Studio album by
Released1979
Recorded1979
GenreJazz
Length35:37
LabelBlack Saint
ProducerGiaocomo Pellicciotti
George Lewis chronology
George Lewis - Douglas Ewart
(1978)
Homage to Charles Parker
(1979)
From Saxophone & Trombone
(1980)

Homage to Charles Parker is an album by American jazz trombonist/composer George Lewis recorded in 1979 for the Italian Black Saint label.[1]

Reception

Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic5/5 stars[2]
The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide5/5 stars[3]

The AllMusic review by Michael G. Nastos states "Pretty stunning music. As heavy and stylistically different as this music is, the point is clear and well-taken. Lewis and his group make a statement unique in creative jazz and unto itself. This is an important recording in many ways, and a magnum opus for the leader".[2]

Track listing

All compositions by George Lewis
  1. "Blues" - 17:42
  2. "Homage to Charles Parker" - 17:55
  • Recorded at Barigozzi Studio in Milano, Italy in 1979

Personnel

References

  1. ^ Black Saint Records discography accessed May 9, 2011
  2. ^ a b Nastos, M. G. Allmusic Review accessed May 9, 2011
  3. ^ Swenson, J., ed. (1985). The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide. USA: Random House/Rolling Stone. p. 125. ISBN 0-394-72643-X.

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