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# Tracks Playtime Session Session Personnel & Personnel Variances for Tracks
1 India 4:52 Sun Ra September or October 1956 Art Hoyle (trumpet, percussion), Pat Patrick (alto saxophone, percussion), John Gilmore (tenor saxophone, percussion), Charles Davis (baritone saxophone, percussion), Sun Ra (piano, electric piano, gong), Victor Sproles (bass), William Cochran (drums), Jim Herndon (tympani)
2 Sunology 5:43 Sun Ra September or October 1956 Art Hoyle (trumpet, percussion), Pat Patrick (alto saxophone, percussion), John Gilmore (tenor saxophone, percussion), Charles Davis (baritone saxophone, percussion), Sun Ra (piano, electric piano, gong), Victor Sproles (bass), William Cochran (drums), Jim Herndon (tympani)
3 Advice to Medics 2:05 Sun Ra June 16, 1956 Art Hoyle (trumpet), Julian Priester (trombone), John Gilmore (tenor saxophone), Pat Patrick (baritone saxophone), Wilburn Green (electric bass), Robert Barry (drums)
(variance) -- Jim Herndon (timbales), Sun Ra (electric piano)
4 Super Blonde 2:39 Sun Ra June 16, 1956 Art Hoyle (trumpet), Julian Priester (trombone), John Gilmore (tenor saxophone), Pat Patrick (baritone saxophone), Sun Ra (piano), Wilburn Green (electric bass), Robert Barry (drums), Jim Herndon (tympani)
5 Soft Talk 2:45 Sun Ra June 16, 1956 Art Hoyle (trumpet), Julian Priester (trombone), John Gilmore (tenor saxophone), Pat Patrick (baritone saxophone), Sun Ra (piano), Wilburn Green (electric bass), Robert Barry (drums), Jim Herndon (tympani)
6 Sunology Part II 7:08 Sun Ra September or October 1956 Art Hoyle (trumpet, percussion), Pat Patrick (alto saxophone, percussion), John Gilmore (tenor saxophone, percussion), Charles Davis (baritone saxophone, percussion), Sun Ra (piano, electric piano, gong), Victor Sproles (bass), William Cochran (drums), Jim Herndon (tympani)
7 Kingdom of Not 5:35 Sun Ra September or October 1956 Art Hoyle (trumpet, percussion), Pat Patrick (alto saxophone, percussion), John Gilmore (tenor saxophone, percussion), Charles Davis (baritone saxophone, percussion), Sun Ra (piano, electric piano, gong), Victor Sproles (bass), William Cochran (drums), Jim Herndon (tympani)
8 Portrait of a Living Sky 1:52 Sun Ra September or October 1956 Sun Ra (piano, electric piano, gong), Victor Sproles (bass), William Cochran (drums), Jim Herndon (tympani)
(variance) -- Art Hoyle (omit), Pat Patrick (omit), John Gilmore (omit), Charles Davis (omit),
9 Blues at Midnight 6:34 Sun Ra September or October 1956 Art Hoyle (trumpet, percussion), John Gilmore (tenor saxophone, percussion), Sun Ra (piano, electric piano, gong), Victor Sproles (bass), William Cochran (drums), Jim Herndon (tympani)
(variance) -- Pat Patrick (omit), Charles Davis (omit),
10 El Is a Sound of Joy 4:00 Sun Ra September or October 1956 Art Hoyle (trumpet, percussion), Pat Patrick (alto saxophone, percussion), John Gilmore (tenor saxophone, percussion), Charles Davis (baritone saxophone, percussion), Sun Ra (piano, electric piano, gong), Victor Sproles (bass), William Cochran (drums), Jim Herndon (tympani)
11 Springtime in Chicago 3:54 Sun Ra April 13, 1956 James Scales (alto saxophone), Sun Ra (piano, electric piano), Wilburn Green (bass), Robert Barry (drums), John Gilmore (percussion, bells)
12 Medicine for a Nightmare 2:25 Sun Ra June 16, 1956 Art Hoyle (trumpet), Julian Priester (trombone), John Gilmore (tenor saxophone), Pat Patrick (baritone saxophone), Wilburn Green (electric bass), Robert Barry (drums)
(variance) -- Jim Herndon (timbales), Sun Ra (electric piano)
Leader(s): 
Sun Ra
Label Name: 
Saturn
Catalog Number: 
H7OP0216
Release Date: 
January 1, 1959
Tracks: 
India
Tracks: 
Sunology
Tracks: 
Advice to Medics
Tracks: 
Super Blonde
Tracks: 
Soft Talk
Tracks: 
Sunology Part II
Tracks: 
Kingdom of Not
Tracks: 
Blues at Midnight
Format: 
LP
Total Time: 
40:24
Issue Status: 
reissue
Post-production audio editing
Remaster: 
no
Remix: 
no
Overdub: 
no
Sources: 
http://hubcap.clemson.edu/~campber/sunra.html, wikipedia