Fusion III

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All Music Guide - Jim Newsom
With song structures similar to Mahavishnu Orchestra and electric-era Return to Forever, Michal Urbaniak's Fusion III appealed to the same fusion-buying clientele. What most distinguishes this music from that of its contemporaries was the unique vocalizing of Urbaniak's wife, Ursula Dudziak. She could sound at times like a Polish Flora Purim, at other times like a synthesized presence from another world. On this recording, Urbaniak's playing is fresh and engaging, and his compositions occasionally sound like Frank Zappa's instrumental work from this same era. John Abercrombie and Larry Coryell turn in blistering guitar passages, and bassist Anthony Jackson and drummer Steve ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Jim Newsom
With song structures similar to Mahavishnu Orchestra and electric-era Return to Forever, Michal Urbaniak's Fusion III appealed to the same fusion-buying clientele. What most distinguishes this music from that of its contemporaries was the unique vocalizing of Urbaniak's wife, Ursula Dudziak. She could sound at times like a Polish Flora Purim, at other times like a synthesized presence from another world. On this recording, Urbaniak's playing is fresh and engaging, and his compositions occasionally sound like Frank Zappa's instrumental work from this same era. John Abercrombie and Larry Coryell turn in blistering guitar passages, and bassist Anthony Jackson and drummer Steve Gadd provide a funkified rhythmic foundation.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 6/12/2012
  • Label: Wounded Bird Records
  • UPC: 664140354227
  • Catalog Number: 3542
  • Sales rank: 57,016

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Chinatown (Part I) (5:25)
  2. 2 Kuyaviak Goes Funky (6:16)
  3. 3 Roksana (5:46)
  4. 4 Crazy Kid (2:41)
  5. 5 Prehistoric Bird (5:21)
  6. 6 Bloody Kishka (4:24)
  7. 7 Cameo (4:46)
  8. 8 Stretch (6:25)
  9. 9 Metroliner (4:47)
  10. 10 Chinatown (Part II) (3:58)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Michal Urbaniak Primary Artist, Violin, Synthesizer Violin
John Abercrombie Guitar
Larry Coryell Guitar
Urszula Dudziak Synthesizer, Percussion, Vocals, electronic percussion
Joe Caro Guitar
Steve Gadd Drums
Gerald Brown Drums
Wlodek Gulgowski Electric Piano, Moog Synthesizer
Anthony Jackson Bass Guitar
Bernard Kafka Vocals
Technical Credits
Urszula Dudziak Composer
Zbigniew Namyslowski Composer
Michal Urbaniak Composer
Wlodek Gulgowski Composer
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