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The Astral-Terra Trapeze Unit

Label: Astral Jazz
Released: 2003
Track listing: Kwahadi Torchflower, Conception, Giampietro, Building Greech Norro, Luger, Paulina's Cornelian Chimes, Green Children.

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The Astral-Terra Trapeze Unit: The Astral-Terra Trapeze Unit

Read "The Astral-Terra Trapeze Unit" reviewed by AAJ Staff


Chicago's Astral-Terra Trapeze Unit is the brainchild of alto saxophonist/flutist/composer Kurt Hill Iselt. Inspired by 1960s jazz icons like Ornette Coleman, John Coltrane, Miles Davis, and Sun Ra, Iselt chose his band's name to symbolize the polarities of Earth and stars, with musicians as trapeze artists swinging between them. The first thing you notice ...


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