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Serge Chaloff: Boston Blow-Up!

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Pubblicato finalmente su CD, questo disco di Serge Chaloff è stato una rarità per decenni. Già pochi anni dopo la sua incisione per la Capitol (aprile 1955) andò fuori catalogo, rimanendo in quel limbo fino ai primi anni ottanta, quando l'etichetta Affinity ne curò una fugace riedizione. Considerando che riemerge sul mercato ogni venticinque anni, chi se lo perde ...

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Serge Chaloff: Boston Blow-Up!

Read "Boston Blow-Up!" reviewed by Chris May

Baritone saxophonist Serge Chaloff lived a short, often ugly and painful life. A hard-line, nodding off, ankle-scratching junkie with bad personal hygiene problems, he died horribly at the age of 34. Yet he was a master of his cumbersome instrument and capable of creating music of extraordinary beauty.

Boston Blow-Up!, made in 1955 as part of ...