Home » Jazz Musicians » Wadada Leo Smith Discography

Rosa Parks: Pure Love. An Oratorio of Seven Songs

Wadada Leo Smith

Label: TUM Records
Released: 2019
Views: 6,338

Tracks

Prelude: Journey; Vision Dance 1: Resistance and Unity; Rosa Parks: Mercy, Music for Double Quartet; Song 1: The Montgomery Bus Boycott - 381 Days of Fire; Song 2: The First Light, Gold; Vision Dance 2: Defiance, Justice and Liberation; Song 3: Change It!; Song 4: The Truth; Song 5: No Fear; Vision Dance 3: Rosa´s Blue Lake; Song 6: The Second Light; Vision Dance 4: A Blue Casa; Song 7: Pure Love; The Known World: Apartheid; Postlude: Victory!

Personnel

Additional Personnel / Information

Wadada Leo Smith, composer, trumpet; Karen Parks, vocalist; Min Xiao-Fen, vocalist; Carmina Escobar, vocalist; Shalini Vijayan, violin; Mona Thian, violin; Andrew McIntosh, viola; Ashley Walters, cello; Ted Daniels, trumpet; Hugh Ragin, trumpet; Graham Haynes, cornet; Pheeroan akLaff, drum-set; Hardedge, electronic.

Album Description

(Blue Trumpet Quartet): Wadada Leo Smith: composer, trumpet; Ted Daniel: trumpet; Hugh Ragin: trumpet; Graham Haynes: cornet; (RedKoral String Quartet): Andrew McIntosh: viola; Mona Tian: violin; Shalini Vijayan: violin; Ashley Walters; cello; (Diamond Voices): Min Xiao-Fen, Carmina Escobar, Karen Parks: vocals; (Janus Duo): Pheeroan akLaff: drum set; Hardedge: electronics; (Musical excerpts): Anthony Braxton: alto saxophone (6); Leroy Jenkins: violin (7); Steve McCall, drum-set (6).


Review



Comments


Tags

More Albums

Recordings: As Leader | As Sideperson

Free Acoustic...

Euphorium Records
2024

buy

Central Park’s...

Red Hook Records
2024

buy

Central Park's...

Red Hook Records
2024

buy

Fire Illuminations

Kabell Records
2023

buy

Free Acoustic...

Self Produced
2023

buy

Chimaera

Intakt Records
2023

buy

Get more of a good thing!

Our weekly newsletter highlights our top stories, our special offers, and upcoming jazz events near you.