Sun Ra El Is A Sound Of Joy / Black Sky And Blue Moon

Modern Harmonic
  • 1. El Is A Sound Of Joy
  • 2. Black Sky And Blue Moon

"El is A Sound of Joy" appeared on the very first Saturn LP, Super-Sonic Jazz. The “Joy” coda dovetails magically into the intro theme of "Black Sky and Blue Moon," before downshifting into another dimension of romantic outrospection.  

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      This album of standards is delightful. It is only 32 minutes long and contains one vocal track. Recorded mid-60s, released by Ra in 1970.
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      The band Sun Ra had at the end of the '70s was surely the funkiest he ever had.
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      Featuring Arkestra stawarts John Gilmore (tenor sax) and June Tyson (vocals). 
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      Seminal deep jazz with 'Tiny Pyramids'. Recorded in Chicago late 50s - a true high point! All-star line-up, essential recording.
      Sun RaThe Night Of The Purple MoonSaturn
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      Sun RaThe Solar-Myth Approach Volume 2BYG
      Second set of Sun Ra studio recordings from 1970-71
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      Ra, Marshall Allen, Julien Priester, John Gilmore. Arkestra in the zone Chicago vibe late 50s.
      Sun RaArt Forms Of Dimensions TomorrowSaturn
      Released on Saturn in 1965, but recorded four or five years earlier, this is often considered the first of Ra's 'outside' recordings, with a definitive...
      Sun RaCosmos (1977)Inner City
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      Sun RaSun Ra And His Solar Arkestra Visits Planet EarthSaturn
      Reissue of incredibly rare 1966 album, beautifully done on 180 gram vinyl
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      One of the first jazz releases to make prominent use of the clavinet, ATLANTIS (recorded between 1967 and '69) is another hallmark of bold experimentation...
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      Incredible album of solo piano from Ra!
      Sun RaMy Brother The Wind Vol. IISaturn
      Beautifully done reissue of this very rare album.

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