Farewell

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All Music Guide - Ron Wynn
The Gil Evans Monday Night orchestra ripped through the four cuts on this '86 session, often at a torrid pace. Even when they slowed things down, the solos were often done at fever-pitch levels, especially those from alto saxophonist Chris Hunter. Hamiett Bluiett's low-down baritone helped compensate for the absence of Howard Johnson, while John Clark provided an alternative voice on French horn. The songs were all lengthy selections with none less than 12 minutes. Only one song was written by Evans, the exhaustive opus "Waltz." Otherwise, he is conducting, pacing, and steering the orchestra through the winding movement of Hendrix's "Little ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Ron Wynn
The Gil Evans Monday Night orchestra ripped through the four cuts on this '86 session, often at a torrid pace. Even when they slowed things down, the solos were often done at fever-pitch levels, especially those from alto saxophonist Chris Hunter. Hamiett Bluiett's low-down baritone helped compensate for the absence of Howard Johnson, while John Clark provided an alternative voice on French horn. The songs were all lengthy selections with none less than 12 minutes. Only one song was written by Evans, the exhaustive opus "Waltz." Otherwise, he is conducting, pacing, and steering the orchestra through the winding movement of Hendrix's "Little Wing" or John Clark's "Your Number."
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 5/4/1993
  • Label: Evidence
  • UPC: 730182203127
  • Catalog Number: 22031
  • Sales rank: 102,371

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Let The Juice Loose (12:01)
  2. 2 Your Number (14:12)
  3. 3 Waltz (19:55)
  4. 4 Little Wing (15:54)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Gil Evans Primary Artist, Piano, Track Performer
Mark Egan Bass
Hamiet Bluiett Clarinet, Bass Clarinet, Baritone Saxophone
Hiram Bullock Guitar
Johnny Coles Flugelhorn
Gil Goldstein Synthesizer
Pete Levin Synthesizer
Lew Soloff Trumpet
Chris Hunter Flute, Alto Saxophone, Soprano Saxophone
John Clark Horn, French Horn
Bill Evans Flute, Soprano Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone
Dave Bargeron Trombone
Danny Gottlieb Drums
Miles Evans Trumpet
Shunzo Ohno Trumpet
Dave Tucker Trombone
Technical Credits
Jerry Gordon Art Direction
Shigeyuki Kawashima Producer
Horst Liepolt Producer
Kazunori Sugiyama Engineer
Thomas Vilot Art Direction
Stephanie L. Stein Liner Notes
Robert P. Crease Liner Notes
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