Numatik Swing Band

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Numatik Swing Band
Numatik Swing Band.jpg
Live album by Roswell Rudd & The Jazz Composer's Orchestra
Released 1973
Recorded July 6, 1973
Genre Free jazz
Label JCOA
Producer Roswell Rudd & The Jazz Composer's Orchestra
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Numatik Swing Band is a live album by Roswell Rudd and the Jazz Composer's Orchestra released on the JCOA label in 1973.[1]


The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the album 4 stars stating "The music on this date is avant-garde, but has its melodic and accessible sections".[2]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Roswell Rudd
  1. "Vent" - 4:50
  2. "Breathahoward" - 2:52
  3. "Circulation" - 10:15
  4. "Lullaby For Greg" (lyrics by Rudd, Barry Galbraith, & Sheila Jordan) - 11:10
  5. "Aerosphere" - 14:15
Recorded at New York University's Loeb Student Center on July 6, 1973.



  1. ^ Discogs album entry accessed August 17, 2010
  2. ^ a b Yanow, S. Allmusic Review accessed August 17, 2010