is an album recorded for the Italian Air Show No. 1 Black Saint label by the improvisational collective New Air featuring Henry Threadgill, Fred Hopkins and Pheeroan akLaff with Cassandra Wilson providing vocals on three selections.
Reception [ edit ]
Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the album 4 stars, stating, "[Wilson] does an expert job of fitting into this complex music, giving a strong blues feeling to some of altoist Henry Threadgill's originals".
Track listing [ edit ]
All compositions by Henry Threadgill
"Achtud El Buod (Children's Song)" – 6:28
"Don't Drink That Corner My Life is in the Bush" (lyrics by Cassandra Wilson) – 9:13
"Air Show" – 5:20
"Apricots on Their Wings" – 6:03
"Salute to the Enema Bandit" – 7:20
"Side Step" – 7:06
Recorded at Barigozzi Studio, Milano, Italy on June 2 & 3, 1986
Personnel [ edit ]
References [ edit ]
^ Backstrom, L. & Lopez, R.
Henry Threadgill discography accessed February 12, 2010
^ a b Yanow, S.
Allmusic Review accessed February 12, 2010.
^ Cook, Richard; Morton, Brian (2008)
The Penguin Guide to Jazz Recordings (9th edition). Penguin. p. 13