Roscoe Mitchell and the Sound and Space Ensembles

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Roscoe Mitchell and the Sound and Space Ensembles
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Studio album by Roscoe Mitchell
Released 1983
Recorded June 2 & 3, 1983
Genre Jazz
Length 42:25
Label Black Saint
Producer Giovanni Bonandrini
Roscoe Mitchell chronology
3 x 4 Eye
(1981)3 x 4 Eye1981
Roscoe Mitchell and the Sound and Space Ensembles
(1983)
An Interesting Breakfast Conversation
(1984)An Interesting Breakfast Conversation1984

Roscoe Mitchell and the Sound and Space Ensembles is an album by jazz saxophonist Roscoe Mitchell recorded in 1983 for the Italian Black Saint label.[1]

Reception[edit]

The Allmusic review by Brian Olewnick awarded the album 3½ stars stating "For serious Mitchell fans, this is worth having for the highlights; newcomers might find an easier "in" with the slightly earlier and utterly wonderful Snurdy McGurdy and Her Dancin' Shoes on Nessa".[2]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3.5/5 stars[2]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Roscoe Mitchell
  1. "Words" - 11:18
  2. 'You Wastin' My Tyme" - 4:06
  3. "Views A, B, C" - 4:32
  4. "Line Fine Lyon Seven" - 8:03
  5. "View D" - 2:13
  6. "Variations on Sketches from Bamboo" - 12:13
  • Recorded at Barigozzi Studio in Milano, Italy on June 2 & 3, 1983

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Black Saint Records discography accessed July 5, 2011
  2. ^ a b Olewnick, B. Allmusic Review accessed July 5, 2011