Atavistic Unheard Music Series UMS/ALP223CD Globe Unity 67 & 70


Alexander von Schlippenbach's Globe Unity Orchestra

Globe Unity 67 [Gunter Hampel, flute, bass clarinet; Kris Wanders, alto saxophone, bass clarinet; Gerd Dudek, tenor and soprano saxophone, clarinet; Willem Breuker, baritone saxophone, clarinet; Heinz Sauer, tenor and soprano saxophone; Peter Brötzmann, alto saxophone; Manfred Schoof, cornet, high D trumpet; Jürg Grau, trumpet; Claude Deron, trumpet; Jiggs Wigham, trombone; Albert Mangelsdorff, trombone; Willy Lietzmann, tuba; Alexander von Schlippenbach, piano, bells, gongs, tam-tam; Karlhanns Berger, vibraphone; J. B. Neibergall, bass; Peter Kowald, bass; Jaki Liebezeit, drums, tympani; Mani Neumeier, drums; Sven-Åke Johansson, drums.

Globe Unity 70 [Evan Parker, tenor and soprano saxophone; Gerd Dudek, tenor and soprano saxophone, flute; Michel Pilz, soprano saxophone, bass clarinet, flute; Heinz Sauer, tenor and soprano saxophone; Peter Brötzmann, tenor and baritone saxophone; Kenny Wheeler, trumpet, flugelhorn; Manfred Schoof, trumpet, flugelhorn, Bach trumpet in D; Tomasz Stanko, trumpet; Bernard Vitet, trumpet; Malcolm Griffiths, trombone; Paul Rutherford, trombone, tenor horn; Albert Mangelsdorff, trombone; Buschi Neibergall, bass, bass trombone; Peter Kowald, bass, tuba; Arjen Gorter, bass, electric bass; Alexander von Schlippenbach, piano, percussion; Derek Bailey, guitar; Han Bennink, drums, shellhorn, dhung, gachi; Paul Lovens, drums; percussion.

  1. Globe Unity 67 (34.11)
  2. Globe Unity 70 (17.54)
Track 1 recorded on 21 October 1967 at Stadthalle, Donaueschingen, Germany; track 2 recorded on 7 November 1970 at Kongresshalle, Berlin, Germany.

Design (front cover reproduced above) by PMFroehle; photograph from collection of Peter Kowald.


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