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Long Before Our Mothers Cried

by Sonny Fortune

Legendary Saxophonist Sonny Fortune's first album as a leader. Originally released from Strata East Records in 1974. Reissued for the first time. Japanese paper sleeve edition.
Genre: Jazz: Contemporary Jazz
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1. Long Before Our Mothers Cried
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2. A Tribute to a Holiday (Billie)
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3. Sound of Silents
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4. Five for Trane
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5. Wayneish
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Album Notes
Sonny Fortune: Alto and Soprano sax, Flute
Charles Sullivan: Trumpet
Stanley Cowell: Piano, Electric Piano
Wayne Dockery: Bass
Chip Lyle: Drums
Angel Allende: Congas, Triangle, Tambourine
Mario Munoz: Bass Drum, Timbales
Richie Pablo Landrum: Cowbells, Shekery

Produced, Arranged and Composed by Sonny Fortune
Recorded Sept 8 & 15, 1974 at Minot Studio, White Plains, NY
Cover Painting, Album Design by Carol Byard
Originally released as Strata East LP SES-7423, 1974


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