Thandiwa - Grachan Moncur III - Some Other Stuff
Similarly, in the B section most of the chords are major 7ths with added flat 9ths, a rare chord quality with three chromatically adjacent notes major 7th, tonic, flat 9th. During a stay in Paris in the summer of , he recorded two albums as a leader for the famous BYG Actuel label, New Africa and Aco Dei de Madrugada , as well as appearing as a sideman on numerous other releases of the label.
In , the Jazz Composer's Orchestra commissioned him to write Echoes of Prayer , a jazz symphony featuring a full orchestra plus vocalists and jazz soloists. His sixth album as a leader, Shadows was released only in Japan. Energetic Happy Hypnotic. Romantic Sad Sentimental. Sexy Trippy All Moods. Drinking Hanging Out In Love. Introspection Late Night Partying. Rainy Day Relaxation Road Trip. Dig yourself! There was a certain Blue Note style of playing. His compositions,while friendly to musical conventions, are also open and lyrical and exist within their own logic.
Shorter pointing to towards later Miles Davis. Bassist Cecil McBee had slipped under my radar. Contains Nuts. Collectors Corner. I hope this helps, Thanks, Frank. I suspect the bidders may have included friends of LJC.
Sep 15, · Some Other Stuff, an Album by Grachan Moncur III. Released in February on Blue Note (catalog no. BLP ; Vinyl LP). Genres: Post-Bop, Avant-Garde Jazz. Featured peformers: Grachan Moncur III (trombone, writer), Wayne Shorter (tenor saxophone), Herbie Hancock (piano), Cecil McBee (bass), Tony Williams (drums), Alfred Lion (producer), Reid Miles (photography, cover design), /5(16).
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For a time, it seemed that trombonist Grachan Moncur III was destined for jazz stardom. In demand both as a soloist and a composer, he Read More "Grachan Moncur III: Some Other Stuff".
Trombonist Grachan Moncur III organized the session — but like other key Blue Note dates of this type, including work from Tony Williams and Jackie McLean, the album’s a very evenly-weighted date that features equal contributions from all members involved! The lineup’s a dream — and features Wayne Shorter on tenor, Herbie Hancock on.
* Blue Note BLP , BST , B, CDP 8 2 4 Grachan Moncur III - Some Other Stuff (age 32) Grachan Moncur III Quintet/Sextet Grachan Moncur III, trombone; Roscoe Mitchell, alto sax, piccolo; Archie Shepp, tenor sax #4; Dave .
Following the re-release of Jackie McLean's "One Step Beyond" earlier in February, "Some Other Stuff" goes further in revealing the radical departures in jazz being pioneered by trombonist Grachan Moncur III in , a seminal year for his music and the future of jazz as musicians such as Archie Shepp, Albert Ayler and Cecil Taylor moved to Author: Seb Kirby.
Grachan Moncur III (born June 3, ) is an American jazz trombonist. He is the son of jazz bassist Grachan Moncur II and the nephew of jazz Evolution () with Jackie McLean and Lee Morgan, and Some Other Stuff () with Herbie Hancock and Wayne Shorter. Moncur joined Archie Shepp's ensemble and recorded with other avant-garde players.