Wadada Leo Smith ‎– Kabell Years 1971-1979

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Tzadik ‎– TZ 7610-4
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4 × CD, Compilation
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Tracklist

Creative Music — 1
1-01 Nine (9) Stones On A Mountain 5:29
1-02 Improvisation N° 4 7:16
1-03 Creative Music — 1 11:54
1-04 Afmie — Poem (Solo) Dance 3 13:12
1-05 Ogotommeli: Dogon Sage 8:14
1-06 Ep — 1 3:01
1-07 Ngoma: Gravity And Lightwaves 8:44
1-08 Seeds 4:19
1-09 Zekr 4:10
1-10 Until The Fire 11:28
Reflectativity
2-01 Reflectativity 22:24
2-02 T Wmukl - D 18:47
2-03 North American Stomp 6:55
2-04 Visions 17:35
2-05 Transcendental Suite 10:07
Songs Of Humanity
3-01 Songs Of Humanity 5:13
3-02 Lexicon 7:40
3-03 Peacocks, Gazelles, Dogwood Trees & Six Silver Coins 8:30
3-04 Of Blues And Dreams 11:03
3-05 Pneuma 1:34
3-06 Tempio 6:59
3-07 Play Ebony Play Ivory 27:12
Ahkreanvention
4-01 Life Sequence 1 12:34
4-02 Love Is A Rare Beauty: Movements 1–5 18:25
4-03 Aura 2:57
4-04 Ankrasmation 20:04
4-05 Atoke 3:24
4-06 Fana 7:10
4-07 The Zebra Goes Wild 10:44

Credits

Notes

Disc One: "Creative Music — 1"
tracks 1-6 recorded December 18-19, 1971, originally released as "Kabell 1"
tracks 7-10 recorded at Mapenzi, Oakland, CA, 1976, never before released

Disc Two: "Reflectativity"
tracks 1-5 recorded at the Educational Center for the Arts, New Haven, CT, November 22, 1974
tracks 1, 2 originally released as "Kabell 2"
tracks 3-5 never before released

Disc Three: "Songs Of Humanity"
tracks 1-6 recorded at The Gallery, New Haven, CT, August 4, 1976, originally released as "Kabell 3"
track 7 recorded at WKCR FM, NYC, February 16, 1975, never before released

Disc Four: "Ahkreanvention"
tracks 1-4 recorded at The Gallery, New Haven, CT, 1979
tracks 1-3 originally released on "Kabell 4"
tracks 5-7 recorded at Mapenzi, Oakland, CA,1976
tracks 4-7 never before released

Restoration and mastering at Hit Factoring Mastering, NYC

Includes a twenty-eight page booklet featuring session photos, liner notes and full discographical info

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 702397761020

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