Desire Develops an Edge

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All Music Guide - Michael G. Nastos
Multifaceted musician organizes an all-star band of progressive romanticists with Jack Bruce b, Ricky Ford ts, and Jerry Gonzalez tpt. Highly recommended.
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Michael G. Nastos
Multifaceted musician organizes an all-star band of progressive romanticists with Jack Bruce b, Ricky Ford ts, and Jerry Gonzalez tpt. Highly recommended.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 7/5/1994
  • Label: American Clave
  • UPC: 753607100924
  • Catalog Number: 1008


Disc 1
  1. 1 Desire Develops An Edge (6:16)
  2. 2 What Is This Dance, Anyway? (3:40)
  3. 3 Two (Still In Half-Light) (5:38)
  4. 4 Early Fall (2:10)
  5. 5 Velasquez (5:02)
  6. 6 Don't Complicate The Life (La Vie) (6:47)
  7. 7 The Edge You Always Loved In Me (2:21)
  8. 8 Sara Wade (2:54)
  9. 9 Far From Freetown (1:30)
  10. 10 All Us Working Class Boys (For Jack Bruce) (3:58)
  11. 11 Child Song (2:37)
  12. 12 Nocturnal Heart (Coracao Nocturna For John Stubblefield] (4:56)
  13. 13 Meaning A Visa (4:31)
  14. 14 Her Boyfriend Assesses His Value & Pleads His Case (3:38)
  15. 15 Trust Me Yet? (4:25)
  16. 16 Nancy (The Silence Focuses On You...) (4:25)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Kip Hanrahan Primary Artist, Percussion, Vocals
Jack Bruce Bass, Electric Bass, Vocals, Voices
Ricky Ford Tenor Saxophone
John Scofield Guitar, Electric Guitar
Steve Swallow Bass, Piano, Electric Bass
Ned Rothenberg Tenor Saxophone
Arto Lindsay Electric Guitar, Vocals
Jerry Gonzalez Percussion, Strings, Trumpet, Conductor, Conga, Drums, Clavinet, Claves
Milton Cardona Conductor, Conga, Chekere
Frisner Augustin Conga, Tambou
Alberto Bengolean Guitar, Electric Guitar
Ignacio Berroa Drums
Sergio Brandao Electric Bass
Molly Farley Vocals, Voices
Anton Fier Drums
Ti'Plume Ricardo Franck Electric Guitar, Vocals, Voices
Daniel Freiberg Conductor
Gene Golden Conga
Jody Harris Guitar, Electric Guitar
Jamaaladeen Tacuma Electric Bass
Jean Electric Guitar
Jean Claude Jean Electric Guitar
Teo Macero Alto Saxophone
Olufemi Claudette Mitchell Percussion, Vocals, Chekere
Marvin "Hannibal" Peterson Trumpet
Elysee Pyronneau Electric Guitar, Vocals
Orlando "Puntilla" Rios Percussion, Conductor, Conga, Vocals, Quinto
Mario Rivera Baritone Saxophone
John Stubblefield Tenor Saxophone
Tico Harry Sylvain Drums, Trap Kit
Sergio Bengolea Electric Bass
Daniel Freeberg Conductor
Alberto Bengolea Guitar, Electric Guitar
Technical Credits
Jack Bruce Arranger, Composer
Kip Hanrahan Arranger, Composer, Producer, Liner Notes, Audio Production
Steve Swallow Arranger, Composer
Ned Rothenberg Contributor
Frisner Augustin Contributor
Alberto Bengolean Arranger
Greg Calbi Mastering
John Fausty Engineer
Jon Fausty Engineer
Ti'Plume Ricardo Franck Arranger
Daniel Freiberg Arranger
Jean Claude Jean Contributor
Olufemi Claudette Mitchell Contributor
Elysee Pyronneau Arranger
Orlando "Puntilla" Rios Arranger, Composer, Contributor
Tico Harry Sylvain Arranger, Composer
Scott Marcus Executive Producer, Audio Production
David F. Rodriguez Engineer
Lindsay Composer
Pyronneau Composer
Lobo Cascaso Composer
J. Baptiste Composer
Hanrahan Composer
Desgrottes Composer
Daniel Freeberg Arranger
Augustin Composer
Alberto Bengolea Arranger
Sylvain Composer
Brown Composer
Haines Composer
Franck Composer
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