Five Pieces 1975

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Five Pieces 1975
Five Pieces 1975.jpg
Studio album by Anthony Braxton
Released 1975
Recorded July 1-2, 1975
Studio Generation Sound, New York City
Genre Jazz
Length 40:24
Label Arista AB 4064
Producer Michael Cuscuna
Anthony Braxton chronology
New York, Fall 1974
(1974)New York, Fall 19741974
Five Pieces 1975
(1974)
Creative Orchestra Music 1976
(1976)Creative Orchestra Music 19761976

Five Pieces 1975 is an album by American jazz saxophonist Anthony Braxton recorded in 1975 and released on the Arista label.[1][2] The album was subsequently included on The Complete Arista Recordings of Anthony Braxton released by Mosaic Records in 2008.

Reception[edit]

The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the album 4½ stars stating "The tightness of his very alert and versatile group and the strength of the compositions make this one of Anthony Braxton's most rewarding records of the mid-1970s".[3]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[3]
The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide 4/5 stars[4]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Anthony Braxton except where noted.

  1. "You Stepped Out of a Dream" (Nacio Herb Brown, Gus Kahn) - 7:09
  2. "G - 647 (BNK - [ ]" - 4:35
  3. "4038 -- NBS 373 6" - 8:05
  4. "489 M 70 - 2 -- (TH - B) M" - 17:17
  5. "BOR - - - - H - S N - K64 (60) - - M" - 3:23
  • Recorded at Generation Sound Studios in New York on July 1 (track 1) & July 2 (tracks 2-5), 1975

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Anthony Braxton discography accessed December 14, 2011
  2. ^ Anthony Braxton Project: 1971-1979 Chronology accessed November 7, 2016
  3. ^ a b Yanow, S. Allmusic Review accessed December 15, 2011
  4. ^ Swenson, J. (Editor) (1985). The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide. USA: Random House/Rolling Stone. p. 29. ISBN 0-394-72643-X.