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Jaco Pastorius takes the Word of Mouth Big Band to ‘Aurex Jazz Festival 1982’

During the first week of September 1982, Jaco Pastorius, the Word of Mouth Big Band and a couple of special guests such as Toots Thielemans took part in the "Aurex Jazz Festival" held in three different Japanese venues : Budokan, Tokyo (September 1st), Osaka Festival Hall (September 4th) and Yokohama Stadium (September 5th).

Here is what is supposed to be the Tokyo concert plus various excerpts plus a rough look at the rehearsals. Enjoy Jaco Pastorius "Aurex Jazz Festival 1982"!

Track Listing :

1.Full Concert - 81:08 . - Invitation (Bronislaw Kaper) . - Soul Intro/The Chicken (Jaco Pastorius, Alfred James Ellis) . - Donna Lee (Charles Parker Jr.) . - Continuum (Jaco Pastorius) . - Sophisticated Lady (Duke Ellington) . - Liberty City (Jaco Pastorius) . - Three Views Of A Secret (Jaco

‘La La Land’

'La La Land' is the album featuring the Original Motion Picture Soundtrack of the eponymous movie directed by Damien Chazelle and released on December 9, 2016 by Interscope Records

Track Listing :

1.Another Day Of Sun (Justin Hurwitz, Benj Pasek, Justin Paul) - 03:48 . 2.Someone In The Crowd (Justin Hurwitz, Benj Pasek, Justin Paul) - 04:19 . 3.Mia And Sebastian'S Theme (Justin Hurwitz) - 01:38 . 4.A Lovely Night (Justin Hurwitz, Benj Pasek, Justin Paul) - 03:56 . 5.Herman'S Habit (Justin Hurwitz) - 01:51 . 6.City Of Stars (Justin Hurwitz, Benj Pasek, Justin Paul) - 01:51 . 7.Planetarium (Justin Hurwitz) - 04:17 . 8.Summer Montage/Madeline (Justin Hurwitz) - 02:04 . 9.City Of Stars (Justin Hurwitz, Benj Pasek, Justin Paul) - 02:29 . 10.Start A Fire (Justin Hurwitz, John Stephens, Marius De…