Carla Bley, Paul Haines ‎– Escalator Over The Hill

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ECM Records ‎– 839 310-2
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1-1 Hotel Overture
Alto Saxophone – Jimmy Lyons (2)Baritone Saxophone – Chris WoodsBass – Charlie HadenBass Trombone – Jack JeffersBells – Bill MorimandoClarinet – Perry RobinsonCongas – Roger DawsonDrums – Paul MotianFrench Horn – Bob CarlisleTenor Saxophone – Gato BarbieriTrombone – Jimmy Knepper, Roswell Rudd, Sam BurtisTrumpet – Enrico Rava, Michael MantlerTuba – John Buckingham
13:11
1-2 ...This Is Here
Bass Trombone – Jack JeffersFrench Horn – Bob Carlisle, Sharon FreemanOrgan – Carla BleyPiano – Carla Bley, Michael MantlerPiano [Ring Modulated] – Michael MantlerSynthesizer [Moog] – Don PrestonTrombone – Jimmy Knepper, Roswell Rudd, Sam BurtisTrumpet – Enrico Rava, Michael MantlerTuba – John BuckinghamVoice – Bob Stewart, Carla Bley, Don Cherry, Eileen Hale, Howard Johnson (3), Jack Bruce, Jack Jeffers, Jane Blackstone, Jeanne Lee, Jonathan Cott, Michael Mantler, Nancy Newton, Pat Stewart, Rosalind Hupp, Sharon Freeman, Sheila Jordan, Steve Gebhardt, Timothy Marquand, Tod Papageorge, Tyrus Gerlach, Viva (22)
5:56
Cecil Clark's Old Hotel
1-3 Like Animals
Bass – Charlie HadenBass Trombone – Jack JeffersDrums – Paul MotianFrench Horn – Sharon FreemanTrombone – Roswell Rudd, Sam BurtisTrumpet – Michael MantlerTuba – John BuckinghamVoice – Don Preston
1:21
1-4 Escalator Over The Hill
Alto Saxophone – Jimmy Lyons (2)Baritone Saxophone – Chris WoodsBass – Charlie HadenBass Trombone – Jack JeffersClarinet – Perry RobinsonDrums – Paul MotianFrench Horn – Bob Carlisle, Sharon FreemanPiano – Carla BleyTenor Saxophone – Gato BarbieriTrombone – Jimmy Knepper, Roswell Rudd, Sam BurtisTrumpet – Michael MantlerTuba – John BuckinghamViola – Nancy NewtonVoice – Bob Stewart, Karen Mantler, Rosalind Hupp, Tod Papageorge
4:52
1-5 Stay Awake
Organ, Celesta, Chimes – Carla BleyPiano [Ring Modulated], Percussion – Michael MantlerVoice – Carla Bley, Roswell Rudd, Viva (22)
1:31
1-6 Ginger And David
Bass – Charlie HadenBass Trombone – Jack JeffersDrums – Paul MotianFrench Horn – Sharon FreemanTenor Saxophone – Gato BarbieriTrombone – Roswell RuddTrumpet – Michael MantlerTuba – John BuckinghamVoice – Bob Stewart, Carla Bley, Jane Blackstone, Sheila Jordan, Tod Papageorge
1:39
1-7 Song To Anything That Moves
Alto Saxophone – Jimmy Lyons (2)Baritone Saxophone – Chris WoodsBass Trombone – Jack JeffersBells – Roger DawsonClarinet – Perry RobinsonFrench Horn – Bob CarlisleTenor Saxophone – Gato BarbieriTrombone – Roswell RuddTrumpet – Enrico RavaTuba – John Buckingham
2:20
1-8 Eoth Theme
Alto Saxophone – Jimmy Lyons (2)Baritone Saxophone – Chris WoodsBass Trombone – Jack JeffersClarinet – Perry RobinsonDrums – Paul MotianFrench Horn – Bob CarlisleTenor Saxophone – Gato BarbieriTrombone – Roswell RuddTrumpet – Enrico Rava, Michael MantlerTuba – John Buckingham
0:35
Off Premises
1-9 Businessmen
Drums – Paul MotianElectric Bass – Jack BruceElectric Guitar – John McLaughlinOrgan – Carla BleyPiano [Ring Modulated] – Michael MantlerVoice – Jack Bruce
5:38
1-10 Ginger And David Theme
Bass – Charlie HadenBass Trombone – Jack JeffersDrums – Paul MotianFrench Horn – Bob CarlisleTenor Saxophone – Gato BarbieriTrombone – Roswell RuddTrumpet – Michael MantlerTuba – John Buckingham
0:57
1-11 Why
Alto Saxophone – Jimmy Lyons (2)Baritone Saxophone – Chris WoodsBass – Charlie HadenBass Trombone – Jack JeffersClarinet – Perry RobinsonDrums – Paul MotianElectric Guitar – John McLaughlinFrench Horn – Sharon FreemanPiano – Carla BleyTenor Saxophone – Gato BarbieriTrombone – Roswell RuddTrumpet – Michael MantlerTuba – John BuckinghamVoice – Charlie Haden, Linda Ronstadt
2:19
1-12 It's Not What You Do
Bass – Richard YoungsteinClarinet – Peggy Imig, Perry RobinsonDrums – Paul MotianPiano – Carla BleyTrumpet – Michael SnowTuba – Howard Johnson (3)Valve Trombone – Michael MantlerViola – Nancy NewtonVoice – Don Preston
0:15
Cecil Clark's
1-13 Detective Writer Daughter
Alto Saxophone – Jimmy Lyons (2)Baritone Saxophone – Chris WoodsBass – Charlie HadenBass Trombone – Jack JeffersDrums – Paul MotianElectric Guitar – John McLaughlinFrench Horn – Sharon FreemanPiano – Carla BleyTenor Saxophone – Gato BarbieriTrombone – Roswell RuddTrumpet – Michael MantlerTuba – John BuckinghamVoice – Carla Bley, Jack Bruce
3:16
1-14 Doctor Why
Bass – Charlie HadenBass Trombone – Jack JeffersDrums – Paul MotianFrench Horn – Sharon FreemanTrombone – Roswell Rudd, Sam BurtisTrumpet – Michael MantlerTuba – John BuckinghamVoice – Jack Bruce, Linda Ronstadt
1:28
1-15 Slow Dance (Transductory Music)
Bass Trombone – Jack JeffersFrench Horn – Bob Carlisle, Sharon FreemanTrombone – Jimmy Knepper, Roswell Rudd, Sam BurtisTrumpet – Enrico Rava, Michael MantlerTuba – John Buckingham
1:50
1-16 Smalltown Agonist
Bass Trombone – Jack JeffersDrums – Paul MotianFrench Horn – Bob Carlisle, Sharon FreemanPiano – Carla BleyTenor Saxophone – Gato BarbieriTrombone – Jimmy Knepper, Roswell Rudd, Sam CurtisTrumpet – Enrico Rava, Michael MantlerTuba – John BuckinghamVoice – Bob Stewart, Don Preston, Jane Blackstone, Paul Jones, Timothy Marquand
5:24
In The Meadow Or In Hotels
2-1 End Of Head
Bass Trombone – Jack JeffersFrench Horn – Bob Carlisle, Sharon FreemanTrombone – Jimmy Knepper, Roswell Rudd, Sam CurtisTrumpet – Enrico Rava, Michael MantlerTuba – John BuckinghamVoice – Carla Bley
0:38
2-2 Over Her Head
Alto Saxophone – Jimmy Lyons (2)Baritone Saxophone – Chris WoodsBass – Charlie Haden, Richard YoungsteinBass Trombone – Jack JeffersClarinet – Perry RobinsonDrums – Paul Motian, Paul MotianFrench Horn – Bob CarlislePiano – Carla BleyTenor Saxophone – Gato Barbieri, Peggy ImigTrombone – Roswell RuddTrumpet – Michael Mantler, Michael SnowTuba – Howard Johnson (3), John BuckinghamValve Trombone – Michael MantlerViola – Nancy NewtonVoice – Bob Stewart, Carla Bley, Howard Johnson (3), Jane Blackstone, Linda Ronstadt, Nancy Newton, Pat Stewart, Rosalind Hupp, Sam Burtis, Sharon Freeman, Sheila Jordan, Timothy Marquand, Tod PapageorgeVoice [Yoedlling] – Howard Johnson (3)
2:38
2-3 Little Pony Soldier
Alto Saxophone – Dewey RedmanBass – Charlie HadenCelesta – Bill MorimandoDrums – Paul MotianGuitar – John McLaughlinPiano – Carla BleyTrumpet – Michael MantlerVibraphone – Karl BergerVoice – Carla Bley, Don Preston, Jack Bruce
4:36
In Flux
2-4 Oh Say Can You Do?
Voice – Bill Leonard (2), Carla Bley
1:08
2-5 Holiday In Risk
Piano – Carla BleyVoice – Carla Bley, Tod Papageorge, Viva (22)Whistle [Bird] – Tod Papageorge
3:09
2-6 Holiday In Risk Theme
Alto Saxophone – Bill Morimando, Jimmy Lyons (2)Baritone Saxophone – Chris WoodsBass Trombone – Jack JeffersClarinet – Perry RobinsonCongas – Roger DawsonDrums – Paul MotianFrench Horn – Bob CarlisleTenor Saxophone – Gato BarbieriTrombone – Roswell RuddTrumpet – Enrico Rava, Michael MantlerTuba – John Buckingham
0:47
2-7 A.I.R. (All India Radio)
Acoustic Bass – Ron McClureAcoustic Guitar – Sam Brown (2)Cello – Calo ScottDrums [Dumbec] – Souren BaronianOrgan – Carla BleyPercussion – Paul MotianTrumpet – Don CherryViolin – Leroy Jenkins
3:55
2-8 Rawalpindi Blues
Acoustic Bass – Ron McClureAcoustic Guitar – Sam Brown (2)Cello – Calo ScottClarinet – Souren BaronianDrums, Percussion – Paul MotianElectric Bass – Jack BruceElectric Guitar – John McLaughlinPiano, Organ – Carla BleyTrumpet, Flute [Ceramic], Percussion – Don CherryViolin – Leroy JenkinsVoice – Carla Bley, Jack Bruce, Steve Ferguson
12:41
2-9 End Of Rawalpindi
Acoustic Bass – Ron McClureAcoustic Guitar – Sam Brown (2)Cello – Calo ScottClarinet – Souren BaronianDrums – Paul MotianDrums [Dumbec] – Paul MotianElectric Bass – Jack BruceElectric Guitar – John McLaughlinOrgan – Carla BleyTrumpet – Don CherryViolin – Leroy JenkinsVoice – Jack Bruce, Jeanne Lee, Steve Ferguson
9:35
Over The Hill
2-10 End Of Animals
Bass – Charlie HadenBass Trombone – Jack JeffersDrums – Paul MotianFrench Horn – Sharon FreemanTrombone – Roswell Rudd, Sam BurtisTrumpet – Michael MantlerTuba – John BuckinghamVoice – Bob Stewart, Don Preston, Howard Johnson (3), Jack Jeffers, Jane Blackstone, Nancy Newton, Pat Stewart, Rosalind Hupp, Sharon Freeman, Sheila Jordan, Timothy Marquand, Tod Papageorge
1:26
2-11 ... And It's Again
Acoustic Bass – Ron McClureAcoustic Guitar – Sam Brown (2)Alto Vocals – Pat StewartBass – Charlie HadenBass Trombone – Jack JeffersCello – Calo ScottClarinet – Souren BaronianDrums – Paul MotianFrench Horn – Sharon FreemanOrgan – Carla BleyPercussion – Paul MotianPiano [Ring Modulated], Piano – Michael MantlerTrombone – Roswell Rudd, Sam BurtisTrumpet – Don Cherry, Michael MantlerTuba – John BuckinghamViolin – Leroy JenkinsVoice – Bill Leonard (2), Bill Roughen, Bob Stewart, Carla Bley, Don Cherry, Don Preston, Eileen Hale, Howard Johnson (3), Jack Jeffers, Jane Blackstone, Jonathan Cott, Nancy Newton, Perry Robinson, Rosalind Hupp, Roswell Rudd, Sharon Freeman, Sheila Jordan, Steve Gebhardt, Timothy Marquand, Tod Papageorge, Tyrus Gerlach, Viva (22)Voice [Yodelling] – Howard Johnson (3)
27:17

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A Chronotransduction by Carla Bley / Paul Haines.

Occasional piano by Baldwin.

This recording was made possible by the Jazz Composer's Orchestra Association, Inc. with the kind support of several private individuals, the National Endowment for the Arts, and the Cultural Council Foundation.

Released by JCOA Records, the record label of the Jazz Composer's Orchestra Association, Inc., a non-profit organization.

Recorded:

November 1968, RCA Recording Studios, New York
November 1970 - June 1971, RCA Recording Studios, New York
March 1971, Empirical Sound, at the Cinematheque, new York (courtesy Jonas Mekas, Richard Foreman)
June 1971, Butterfly Mobile Sound Van, at the Public Theater, New York (courtesy Joseph Papp, Berhard Gersten)

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Mastering SID Code (Disc 1): IFPI L002
  • Mould SID Code (Disc 1): IFPI 0136
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 1): 00422 839 311-2 02 + 50969992 Made in Germany by Universal M&L A
  • Other (Disc 1): 839 311-2
  • Mastering SID Code (Disc 2): IFPI L008
  • Mould SID Code (Disc 2): IFPI 0123
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 2): 00422 839 311-2 02 # 50969993 Made in Germany by Universal M&L AB
  • Other (Disc 2): 839 312-2
  • Rights Society: GEMA
  • Label Code (Watt Works, Inc.): LC4438
  • Barcode: 042283931022

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