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Don't Give Up

by The Parkers

Beautiful, intense, Avant-friendly music. Grooving but spacious: two horns, voice, bass and drums. New York bassist and composer William Parker was our original inspiration - now taken in our own direction.
Genre: Jazz: Avant-Garde Jazz
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1. Waltz for a New Love
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8:03 $0.99
2. Downturn
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6:15 $0.99
3. Harlem
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8:23 $0.99
4. Evening Comes
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5. Old Tears
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10:33 $0.99
6. Song for K______
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7:05 $0.99
7. Accept the Unexpected
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8. Abhi Manne Sihka
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Album Notes
These are the liner notes from our CD:

The Parkers - Don't Give Up

1. Waltz For A New Love (Karen Porkka) 8:03
2. Downturn (Thom Golub) 6:15
3. Harlem (William Parker) 8:23
4. Evening Comes (Karen Porkka) 7:22
5. Old Tears (William Parker, music / Karen Porkka, lyrics) 10:32
6. Song For K______ (Thom Golub) 7:04
7. Accept The Unexpected (Thom Golub) 8:37
8. Abhi Manne Sihka (Karen Porkka) 14:33

Karen Porkka - Voice, Tenor and Soprano Saxophones
Kevin Parkinson - Drums
Bob Tildesley - Trumpet and Flugelhorn
Thom Golub - Bass

CD Artwork and Design by CynSen Productions
All Karen Porkka and Thom Golub compositions: SOCAN
All William Parker compositions: Centering Music, BMI  - Used by permission. Thanks to Steven Joerg at AUM Fidelity.
Recorded live at the Yardbird Suite in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada on April 12, 2011
Recorded and mixed by Thom Bennett at Sanctuary Studios
Mastered by Bob Weston at Chicago Mastering Service

Supported by the Edmonton Arts Council Community Investment Microgrant Program


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