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Chick Corea - The Complete "Is" Sessions flac album
  • Performer Chick Corea
  • Title The Complete "Is" Sessions
  • Date of release 2002
  • Country US
  • Style Free Jazz, Free Improvisation
  • Other formats ADX TTA FLAC AAC APE VQF DTS
  • Genre Jazz
  • Size MP3 1217 mb
  • Size FLAC 1480 mb
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Is is a 1969 Solid State Records studio album by Chick Corea. In 2002, Blue Note Records re-released all tracks from this album, together with all tracks from 1969's Sundance and alternate takes from both albums as The Complete "Is" Sessions. Chick Corea – piano, electric piano. Hubert Laws – flute, piccolo flute. Bennie Maupin – tenor saxophone. Woody Shaw – trumpet. Jack DeJohnette – drums. Horace Arnold – drums.

The Complete "Is" Sessions. Corea plays both acoustic and electric piano on these sides and, taking his cue form his work with Miles, he pushes his own sense of melodic invention with the right hand to the breaking point

Chick Corea, Gwyneth Walker, Richard Steinbach. The Complete "Is" Sessions. Album for the Young III. Aldo Antognazzi.

This album has an average beat per minute of 111 BPM (slowest/fastest tempos: 62/187 BPM). See its BPM profile at the bottom of the page. Tracklist The Complete "Is" Sessions. BPM Profile The Complete "Is" Sessions. Album starts at 97BPM, ends at 124BPM (+27), with tempos within the -BPM range. Try refreshing the page if dots are missing). Recent albums by Chick Corea. Chick Corea Solo Piano - Portraits.

The Complete "Is" Sessions is a 2002 Blue Note Records compilation, re-issue album by Chick Corea of material recorded in May 1969. The material of the "Is" sessions was released originally in 1969 as two separate albums on two different record labels. The songs "Is", "This", "Jamala" and "It" were issued as Is on Solid State Records, whilst the remaining songs were released as Sundance on the Groove Merchant label. The 2002 Blue Note double CD package also includes alternate takes from the original recording sessions. The material of the "Is" sessions was released originally on two separate albums on two different record labels. The songs "Is", "This", "Jamala" and "It" were issued as Is on Solid State Records in 1969, whilst the remaining songs were released as Sundance on the Groove Merchant label in 1972.

1-1, 1-3, 2-1, 2-3 were on the original "Is", released in 1969 on Solid State Records, 1-2, 1-4, 1-5 and 2-2, recorded at the same sessions were released three years later as "Sundance" on Groove Merchant. The rest are alternate takes, never released before.

Chick Corea is an American pianist and composer whose discography consists of 81 studio albums (counting his albums with his Elektrik Band and Akoustic Band), 17 live albums and 8 compilation albums. Tones for Joan's Bones (Vortex, rec. 1966, rel. 1968). Now He Sings, Now He Sobs (Solid State, 1968). Is (Solid State, 1969). Sundance (Groove Merchant, rec. 1969, rel. 1972). The Song of Singing (Blue Note, 1970). Circling In (Blue Note, rec. 1968 & 1970, rel. 1975) featuring Circle.

pdf - Free ebook download as PDF File . df), Text File . xt) or read book online for free. As leader or co-leader 18 Tones for Joan's Bones 18 Now He Sings, Now He Sobs 20 The Complete "Is" Sessions 22 Sundance (album) 25 The Song of Singing 27 Piano Improvisations Vol. 1 29 Piano Improvisations Vol. 2 31 Crystal Silence 33 The Leprechaun (Chick Corea album) 35 My Spanish Heart 37 The Mad Hatter (album) 40 An Evening with

An Evening with Herbie Hancock & Chick Corea.

Tracklist Hide Credits

1-1 It 0:28
1-2 The Brain 10:08
1-3 This 8:15
1-4 Song Of The Wind 8:02
1-5 Sundance 9:59
1-6 The Brain (Alt Tk) 7:23
1-7 This (Alt Tk) 11:47
1-8 Song Of The Wind (Alt Tk) 6:44
1-9 Sundance (Alt Tk) 13:28
2-1 Jamala
Composed By – Dave Holland
14:05
2-2 Converge 7:56
2-3 Is 28:52
2-4 Jamala (Alt Tk)
Composed By – Dave Holland
8:55
2-5 Converge (Alt Tk) 7:59

Companies, etc.

  • Marketed By – EMI
  • Distributed By – EMI
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Capitol Records, Inc.
  • Copyright (c) – Capitol Records, Inc.
  • Pressed By – EMI Uden
  • Recorded At – Bell Sound Studios
  • Mastered At – Malcolm Addey Studio

Credits

  • Bass – Dave Holland
  • Composed By – Chick Corea (tracks: 1-1 to 1-9, 2-2, 2-3, 2-5)
  • Cover – Patrick Roques
  • Drums – Jack DeJohnette
  • Drums, Percussion – Horace Arnold*
  • Flute, Piccolo Flute – Hubert Laws
  • Photography By [Cover And Liner Photographs] – Francis Wolff
  • Piano, Electric Piano – Chick Corea
  • Producer [Produced By] – Sonny Lester
  • Recorded By, Mastered By – Malcolm Addey
  • Reissue Producer [Producer For Release By], Liner Notes – Michael Cuscuna
  • Tenor Saxophone – Bennie Maupin
  • Trumpet – Woody Shaw

Notes

Recorded at Bell Sound, New York City on May 11, 12 and 13, 1969
Mastered at the Malcolm Addey Studio, New York City
Cover and liner photographs © Mosaic Images

Note: The alternate take of "Sundance" was transferred from an LP; no tape source could be found.

1-1, 1-3, 2-1, 2-3 were on the original "Is", released in 1969 on Solid State Records, 1-2, 1-4, 1-5 and 2-2, recorded at the same sessions were released three years later as "Sundance" on Groove Merchant. The rest are alternate takes, never released before. Bennie Maupin was not credited on the original release of "Is".

Comes in slim double jewel case with 8-page booklet featuring liner notes and credits.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 7 2435-40532-2 1
  • Label Code: LC 0133
  • Matrix / Runout (CD1): EMI UDEN 5405332 @ 2
  • Matrix / Runout (CD2): EMI UDEN 5405342 @ 1
  • Mastering SID Code (CD1): IFPI L047
  • Mastering SID Code (CD2): IFPI L047
  • Mould SID Code (CD1): ifpi 15FC
  • Mould SID Code (CD2): ifpi 155D
  • Rights Society: BIEM
  • Other (Distribution Code): PM 806

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
7243 5 40532 2 1, 40532 Chick Corea The Complete "Is" Sessions ‎(2xCD, Comp, Ltd) Blue Note, Blue Note 7243 5 40532 2 1, 40532 US 2002
LDR 2625 Chick Corea The Complete "Is" Sessions ‎(2xCD, Comp, Ltd, Unofficial) Limited Edition LDR 2625 Russia Unknown