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Cecil Taylor August 15, 1982

Main Session Personnel
alto saxophone
piano, vocal
bass
percussion
drums
vocal
genre: Free jazz, experimental, avant-garde
Recording Date: 
1982-08-15
Leader(s): 
Cecil Taylor
Skill/instrument: 
alto saxophone
Skill/instrument: 
piano
Skill/instrument: 
bass
Skill/instrument: 
percussion
Skill/instrument: 
drums
Skill/instrument: 
vocal
Skill/instrument: 
vocal
Personnel: 
Jimmy Lyons
Personnel: 
Cecil Taylor
Personnel: 
William Parker
Personnel: 
André Martinez
Personnel: 
Rashid Bakr
Personnel: 
Brenda Bakr
Personnel: 
Cecil Taylor
Ensemble Size: 
sextet
Venue Type: 
live performance
Venue Name: 
Art Park (6th Artpark Jazz Festival)
Venue Location: 
Lewiston, NY
Session Details: 

This performance is only listed on the Cecil Taylor Research Group source. It is a live performance, and there is a private tape (audience recording) of it available. The exact titles of the songs are unknown, but the lengths and musicians that are playing on each track are known. All compositions are known to be by Taylor. For our purposes, we have listed each song as "Untitled Improvization" and accordingly omitted a musicians on the track if he or she is not on it. All of this information was derived from the Cecil Taylor Research Group source; if anyone has access to the tape or has more information on this performance, please contact our Program Director at <[email protected]>.

Sources: 
Cecil Taylor Research Group's sessionography (http://www.webmutations.com/ceciltaylor/index.html) & R. Shapiro's Cecil Taylor discography (http://www.efi.group.shef.ac.uk/mtaylors.html)