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Cecil Taylor August 27, 1983

Main Session Personnel
alto saxophone
piano, voice
bass
percussion, drums
percussion, drums
vocal
# Tracks Playtime Issue Variance from Main Session Personnel
1 F = Seite 1 21:05
2 S = Seite 2 21:50
3 L = Seite 3 22:20
4 N = Seite 4 13:00
genre: Free jazz, experimental, avant-garde
Recording Date: 
1983-08-27
Label Name: 
Nicaragua Records
Leader(s): 
Cecil Taylor
Skill/instrument: 
alto saxophone
Skill/instrument: 
piano
Skill/instrument: 
bass
Skill/instrument: 
percussion
Skill/instrument: 
drums
Skill/instrument: 
percussion
Skill/instrument: 
drums
Skill/instrument: 
vocal
Skill/instrument: 
voice
Personnel: 
Jimmy Lyons
Personnel: 
Cecil Taylor
Personnel: 
William Parker
Personnel: 
André Martinez
Personnel: 
André Martinez
Personnel: 
Rashid Bakr
Personnel: 
Rashid Bakr
Personnel: 
Brenda Bakr
Personnel: 
Cecil Taylor
Ensemble Size: 
sextet
Venue Type: 
live performance
Venue Location: 
Willisau, Switzerland
Recording company
Company Name: 
Nicaragua Records
Session Details: 

This is listed on both sources, and it is a live performance at the 1983 Willisau Jazz Festival. The issue of this performance is titled: "Nicaragua: No Pasaran - Willsau 83 Live" and additional information about the it can be found at: <http://www.discogs.com/Cecil-Taylor-Unit-Nicaragua-No-Pasaran-Willisau-83-Live/release/2427867>. Additionally, both sources list track names and track lengths for the performance, while the formal CD issue does not seem to do so. For our purposes, we are going to reflect what is in our sources, so we can also include track titles and lengths. The track names were derived from the Cecil Taylor listed sources.

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)