Saturday, January 12, 2008

Sonny Rollins w/ Betty Carter - 19 Sept. 1963 - Tokyo, FM



AS POSTED ON DIME HERE

SONNY ROLLINS with Betty Carter
September 19, 1963
Marounuchi Hotel
Tokyo, Japan

Track List (54:34):
1. Moritat (Mack the Knife) - 21:32
2. The Way You Look Tonight ** - 1:47
3. When I Fall in Love ** - 4:12
4. Oleo - 22:14

Musicians:
Sonny Rollins - tenor saxophone
Betty Carter - vocals** (omit tenor and trumpet)
Reshid Kmal - trumpet
Paul Bley - piano
Henry Grimes - bass
Roy McCurdy - drums

5. Slow Boat to China - 4:48
Same place and date

Musicians:
Rollins - tenor saxophone
Tetsuo Fushimi - trumpet
Akira Miyazawa - tenor saxophone
Nouro Maeda - piano
Tatsuro Takimoto - bass
Takeshi Inomata - drums

Source:
FM broadcast

Lineage:
FM >cass >? >CDR >EAC (secure) >FLAC Frontend (FLAC level 6, SBE OK)

Notes:
There are some minor channel balance issues during track one. Applause and gaps are minimized between tracks, but appear to have been edited together smoothly and likely using analog means.