Dave Holland / Sam Rivers

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Dave Holland / Sam Rivers
Dave Holland - Sam Rivers.jpg
Studio album by Dave Holland & Sam Rivers
Released February 17, 1976
Recorded December 9, 1975
Big Apple Studio, New York City
Genre Jazz
Length 38:27
Label Improvising Artists
Producer Paul Bley
Sam Rivers chronology
Sizzle
(1975)Sizzle1975
Dave Holland / Sam Rivers
(1976)
Sam Rivers / Dave Holland Vol. 2
(1976)Sam Rivers / Dave Holland Vol. 21976
Dave Holland chronology
Conference of the Birds
(1972) Conference of the Birds1972
Dave Holland / Sam Rivers
(1976) Dave Holland / Sam Rivers1976
Sam Rivers / Dave Holland Vol. 2
(1976) Sam Rivers / Dave Holland Vol. 21976

Dave Holland / Sam Rivers is an album by American jazz saxophonist Sam Rivers and English double-bassist Dave Holland featuring performances recorded in 1976 and released on the Improvising Artists label.[1]

Reception[edit]

The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the album 4½ stars stating "Rivers' adventurous solos and interplay with the virtuosic Holland make this CD of interest to listeners with open ears toward the avant-garde, despite the LP-length playing time".[2]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[2]
The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide 5/5 stars[3]

Track listing[edit]

All music composed by Sam Rivers.

No. Title Length
1. "Waterfall" 17:08
2. "Cascade" 21:19
Total length: 38:27

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Sam Rivers sessionography accessed July 8, 2011
  2. ^ a b Yanow, S. Allmusic Review accessed July 8, 2011
  3. ^ Swenson, J. (Editor) (1985). The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide. USA: Random House/Rolling Stone. p. 168. ISBN 0-394-72643-X. 

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