Label: PSF Records / Modern Music
Released: 25 Sep 1995
Genre: Free-Jazz / Free-Improvisation / Avant-Garde / Japanese-Underground
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* Japanese Jewel Case CD, Reissue with Obi strip
Kaoru Abe (阿部薫) (May 3, 1949 – September 9, 1978) was an influential Japanese free jazz alto saxophonist, who is often regarded as being the greatest abrasive sounding saxophonist.
He generally performed solo, and died young from a drug overdose, and has since been immortalized in the [...]
(Japanese JewelCase Edition with Japanese Obi sleeve)
Another side of Abe. Warm and tenderly sounds. This is also previously unreleased.
1 1972.4.11 Alto 1 – 14:32
2 1972.4.11 Alto 2 – 16:36
3 1972.4.11 Alto 3 – 20:31
* Digipack CD
In his review of Exta, the critic Brian Olewnick commented that “there’s a tendency on the part of [John Tilbury's] younger companions to defer a bit to him”, adding that, in his view, this was not “necessarily a bad strategy”. In this encounter, their first as a trio, John Edwards and Mark [...]