Centazzo - Coxhill - Koglmann - Schiaffini: Situations
The works titled, 'Moot # 2' through 'Moot # 5' were originally recorded and issued in 1978 on the 'ICTUS' LP titled, Moot. These pieces feature Centazzo and Coxhill performing with trombonist Giancarlo Schiaffini for a series of improvisations that are marked by linear passages and fervent three-way dialogue enhanced by Centazzo's crisp percussion statements and resplendent cymbal work. No doubt, Situations is a noteworthy entry into the annals of the oft fabled Euro-Jazz improvisational scene.
Track Listing: Tracks 1-7 (Situations: I-VII) recorded & mixed by Andrea Centazzo in Bologna, Italy June 1982. Tracks 8-11 (Mott # 2 ? Moot # 5) recorded and mixed by Andrea Centazzo in Pistoia, Italy July-September 1978
Personnel: Franz Koglmann; trumpet, flugelhorn: Andrea Centazzo; percussion: Lol Coxhill; soprano sax (1-7): Giancarlo Schiaffini; trombone: Andrea Centazzo; percussion: Lol Coxhill; soprano sax (8-11)
Record Label: New Tone
Style: Modern Jazz