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Cecil Taylor August 1973

Main Session Personnel
alto saxophone
piano
drums
genre: Free jazz, experimental, avant-garde
Recording Date: 
1973-08
Leader(s): 
Cecil Taylor
Skill/instrument: 
alto saxophone
Skill/instrument: 
piano
Skill/instrument: 
drums
Personnel: 
Jimmy Lyons
Personnel: 
Cecil Taylor
Personnel: 
Andrew Cyrille
Ensemble Size: 
trio
Venue Type: 
live performance
Venue Location: 
Chateauvallon, France
Session Details: 

Live performance at a Jazz Festival in Chateauvallon, France in August 1973. The specific tracks are unknown but a privately taped audience recording of the broadcasted performance does exist. The Cecil Taylor Research group is the only source that lists this performance and they title the performance as "Untitled Improvization" that runs for a length of 13:00. This performance is also listed in Ed Hazell's unpublished Cecil Taylor discography.

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)