Thursday, August 28, 2008

Manfred Schoof - Horizons (1980)


Manfred Schoof Quintet - Horizons
Ecm - Japo 60030 (1980)

Manfred Schoof: trumpet, fluegelhorn
Michel Pilz: bass clarinet
Rainer Brüninghaus: piano, synthesizer
Günter Lenz: bass
Ralf Hübner: drums


Side 1
1. Horizons (9:41)
2. The Abstract Face of Beauty* (6:15)
3. Hope (8:50)

Side 2
1. Sunrise (7:37)
2. Old Ballad (8:51)
3. Sunset (3:29)

All compositions Manfred Schoof
except * by Ralf Hübner

Recorded November 1979 at Tonstudio Bauer, Ludwigsburg.

My favourite Schoof's release. Enjoy!

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2 comments:

juan said...

Thanks a lot
Horizons is a very well balanced recording, composition and improv wise
Manfred S has a big sound and M Pilz is a surprise on clarinets.
On the top five list of recordings at Tonstudio Bauer.
Thanks again, you have a very well documented and diverse collection at
Jizz Relics.

Juan

Ochyming said...

Becomes instantly one of my fav composers!
THX!