Live at Newport II

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Live at Newport II
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Live album by Toshiko Akiyoshi – Lew Tabackin Big Band
Released 1977
Recorded Newport Jazz Festival, New York, 1977 June 29
Genre Jazz
Length 40:13
Label Baystate
Producer Hiroshi Isaka
Toshiko Akiyoshi – Lew Tabackin Big Band chronology
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Live at Newport II was the third live recording released by the Toshiko Akiyoshi – Lew Tabackin Big Band and the second release of music from the band's performance at the 1977 Newport Jazz Festival (following Live at Newport '77).

It was reissued in 2006 on BMG Records.[1]

Track listing[edit]

All songs composed and arranged by Toshiko Akiyoshi:

LP side A

  1. "March of the Tadpoles" – 7:08
  2. "Warning: Success May Be Hazardous To Your Health" – 6:35
  3. "Road Time Shuffle" – 6:34

LP side B

  1. "Minamata" (suite) – 19:56
    1. "Peaceful Village"
    2. "Prosperity & Consequence"
    3. "Epilogue"