Rahsaan Roland Kirk* ‎– The Art Of Rahsaan Roland Kirk - The Atlantic Years

Atlantic ‎– SD 2-303
2 × Vinyl, LP, Compilation

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A1 Volenteered Slavery 5:40
A2 A Laugh For Rory 2:47
A3 Baby Let Me Shake Your Tree 4:54
A4 Dance Of The Lobes 2:05
A5 Lady's Blues 3:45
B1 Never Can Say Goodbye
Written-By – Clifton Davis
B2 I Love You Yes I Do
Written-By – Chris Allen (9), Johnny Cameron
A Tribute To Coltrane (8:10)
B3a Lush Life
Written-By – Billy Strayhorn
B3b Afro-Blue
Written-By – Mongo Santamaria
B3c Bessies Blues
Written-By – John Coltrane
B4 Three For The Festival 4:00
C1 The Inflated Tear 4:46
C2 Creole Love Call
Written-By – Duke Ellington
C3 Here Comes The Whistleman 4:53
C4 I Say A Little Prayer
Written-By – Burt Bacharach
Medley (4:50)
D1a Sentimental Journey
Written-By – Brown*, Homer*, Green*
D1b Going Home
Arranged By – Rhaasan Roland Kirk*Written-By – Anton Dvorak*
D1c In Monument
D1d Lover
Written-By – Richard Rodgers - Lorenz Hart*
The Seeker (17:21)
D2a Black Classical Rap
D2b The Seeker
D2c Thank You Bird
D2d New Orleans

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(C) 1973 Atlantic Recording Corporation
Printed in U.S.A.

Recorded New York, N.Y (except different location noted).
Track A1:July 23, 1969 New York, N.Y.
Track A2.November 30,1967
Track A3: May 12, 1970
Track A4: January 26, 1971
Track A5: June 18, 1968
Track B1: August 31, 1971
Track B2: September 8, 1971
Track B3, B4: July 1968 live at the Newport Jazz Festival
Track C1, C2: from Atlantic LP 1502 No Information about date and location on release
Track C3: September 19.1969 live at Atlantic Recording Studios, New York,N.Y.
Track C4: from Atlantic LP 1534 No more Information about date and location given
Track D1 (Medley). recorded live at the Village Vanguard on May 123, 1970
Track D2: May 11, 1970

Re etched runouts: on side A, B and D (after the matrix data) are found etched scriblings, which cannot be identified. Some look like A I + 2 more digits or characters

Moo-Lah publisher appears as "Moo-Lah"

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Matrix print label A): ST-A-722691 - PR
  • Matrix / Runout (Matrix print label B): ST-A-722692 - PR
  • Matrix / Runout (Matrix print label C): ST-A-722693 - PR
  • Matrix / Runout (Matrix print label D): ST-A-722694 - PR
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side A etched): ST - A - 722691 A PR
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side B etched): ST - A - 722692 A PR
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side C etched): ST - A - 722693 A PR
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout side D etched): ST - A - 722694 A PR
  • Rights Society: ASCAP
  • Rights Society: BMI
  • Price Code (On spine): 0698