Anthony Braxton (album)

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Anthony Braxton
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Studio album by Anthony Braxton
Released 1969
Recorded September 10, 1969
Genre Jazz
Length 43:31
Label BYG Actuel
Anthony Braxton chronology
Silence
(1969)Silence1969
Anthony Braxton
(1969)
This Time...
(1970)This Time...1970
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]

Anthony Braxton (also referred to as B-Xo/N-0-1-47a or Composition 6g) is an album by Anthony Braxton released in 1969 on the BYG Actuel label.[2][3][4] It features performances by Braxton, Leroy Jenkins, Leo Smith and Steve McCall.

Reception[edit]

The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow states "The music performed... is very freely improvised, includes "little instruments" for their variety in sound, and contrasts high-energy playing with space... and is far from accessible but is generally worth the struggle".[5]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Anthony Braxton except where noted.

  1. "The Light on the Dalta" (Leo Smith) - 10:02
  2. "Simple Like" (Leroy Jenkins) - 9:23
  3. "B-Xo/N-O-1-47a" - 19:36*

*This track is graphically titled. This is an attempt to translate the title to text.

  • Recorded at Saravah Studios, Paris, France on September 10, 1969

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Allmusic Review
  2. ^ Anthony Braxton discography accessed December 16, 2011
  3. ^ Anthony Braxton Catalog accessed November 3, 2016
  4. ^ Filippo, R., Enciclopedia del Jazz: Anthony Braxton accessed November 3, 2016
  5. ^ Yanow, S. Allmusic Review accessed 6 July 2009