Jean-Luc Ponty’s ‘Live’ is a live album recorded during December 1978 while on tour in the US and released on April 18, 1979 by Atlantic.
Track Listing : 1.Aurora, Pt. 1 (Jean-Luc Ponty) – 02:53 . 2.Aurora, Pt. 2 (Jean-Luc Ponty) – 06:18 . 3.Imaginary Voyage, Pt. 3 (Jean-Luc Ponty) – 04:25 . 4.Imaginary Voyage, Pt. 4 (Jean-Luc Ponty) – 07:09 . 5.Mirage (Jean-Luc Ponty) – 05:46 . 6.No Strings Attached (Jean-Luc Ponty) – 05:59 . 7.Egocentric Molecules (Jean-Luc Ponty) – 07:26
Musicians : Jean-Luc Ponty – Violin, Piano, Keyboards . Ralphe Armstrong – Fretless Bass, Bass . Jamie Glaser – Guitar . Joaquin Lievano – Guitar . Casey Scheuerell – Drums, Percussion . Allan Zavod – Keyboards, Synthesizers
Production : Produced By Jean-Luc Ponty . Billy Youdelman – Assistant Engineer . Brian Leshon – Assistant Engineer . Dennis Mays – Assistant Engineer . Doug Field – Assistant Engineer . Gray O’Dell – Assistant Engineer . Jimmy Sandweiss – Assistant Engineer . Les Cooper – Assistant Engineer . Mark Eshelman – Assistant Engineer . Mike Carver – Assistant Engineer . Phil Mcconnell – Assistant Engineer . Russ Bracher – Assistant Engineer . Walter Borchers – Assistant Engineer . Walter Dawes – Assistant Engineer . Ed. E. Thacker – Engineer, Mixing . Stan Ricker – Mastering
Package : Armando Gallo – Photography
Recorded In December 1978 At A Concert Tour In The U.S. With The Wally Heider Mobile Studio And The Record Plant Mobile .
Released On April 18, 1979 By Atlantic.
Jeff A. @ Amazon
This is my favorite and in my opinion the best CD that Ponty has ever created. That is saying a lot, because I have given 5 stars to many Ponty discs. If I could, I would give this six. I would place this disc in the top five fusion albums of all time and possibly at number one. This disc contains classic seventies pieces performed with a lot of energy. […]
catwomyn @ RateYourMusic
My neighbor, who never visits me, came over one summer day and said “what is that your playing”? I told him. He said the electric violin pierced through his thin veneer of sanity and gave him the courage to approach. I burnt him a copy. He is in love. […]