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Cecil Taylor December 20, 1980

Main Session Personnel
alto saxophone
piano
bass
drums
# Tracks Playtime Issue Variance from Main Session Personnel
1 Untitled Improvization 46:21
2 Untitled Improvization 34:55
3 Untitled Improvization 58:07
genre: Free jazz, experimental, avant-garde
Recording Date: 
1980-12-20
Leader(s): 
Cecil Taylor
Skill/instrument: 
alto saxophone
Skill/instrument: 
piano
Skill/instrument: 
bass
Skill/instrument: 
drums
Personnel: 
Jimmy Lyons
Personnel: 
Cecil Taylor
Personnel: 
William Parker
Personnel: 
Rashid Bakr
Ensemble Size: 
quartet
Venue Type: 
live performance
Venue Name: 
Blues Alley
Venue Location: 
Washington, D.C.
Session Details: 

This performance is listed only on the Cecil Taylor Research Group source. The title of the tracks are unknown but there is a private tape (audience recording) of the performance available. The source lists three unknown titles on the tape, each titled "Untitled Improvization," with lengths of 46:21, 34:55, and 58:07, respectively. If anyone has more information on, or access to the private tape 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)