Mary Lou Williams Black Christ Of The Andes

Down At Dawn
  • 1. Black Christ Of The Andes
  • 2. It Ain't Necessarily So
  • 3. The Devil
  • 4. Miss D. D.
  • 5. Anima Christi
  • 6. A Grand Nite For Swingin
  • 7. My Blue Heaven
  • 8. Dirge Blues
  • 9. A Fungus Amungus
  • 10. Praise The Lord

Reissue of one of the most highly regarded pieces of music by the great pianist and composer Mary Lou Williams. A concept release that muses the convergence of 'jazz' and 'spiritual' music. From the dark, smokey atmospheres of the "devil's music" to the luminous sound of the African American church - an essential album!

Other Releases by Mary Lou Williams

Mary Lou WilliamsMary Lou Williams (1964)Smithsonian Folkways
So versatile that she was able to sustain a professional career for more than thirty years, jazz pianist, composer and arranger Mary Lou Williams ran the...
Mary Lou WilliamsMary Lou Williams: The Asch Recordings 1944-47 (1977)Smithsonian Folkways
Originally recorded and released in 1944, Mary Lou Williams recorded exclusively for Asch during this period. Williams's style was in a state of transition...

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