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The Manhattan Transfer release their twelfth album : ‘The Offbeat Of…

The Manhattan Transfer’s ‘The Offbeat Of Avenues’ is their twelfth album released on August 13, 1991 by Columbia. Track listing : 1.The Offbeat of Avenues (Cheryl Bentyne, Prince) – 04:55 . 2.Sassy (Cheryl Bentyne, Bill Bodine, Janis Siegel) – 04:49 . 3.10 Minutes Till the Savages Come (Jeff Lorber, Janis Siegel, Brock Walsh) – 03:58 […]

Pharoah Sanders plays at Montreux Jazz (1978)

July 22, 1978 – Pharoah Sanders is with Starship Orchestra – that is Norman Connors (d, perc), Duke Jones (tp), Buzzy Jones (ts, fl), Bobby Lyle (p), Billy McCoy (p, el p), Jacques Burvick (kb), Greg Hill (g), Alex Blake (el b), Petro Bass (perc, cong), Lawrence Killian (cong) at “Montreux Jazz Festival” in Switzerland

Pharoah Sanders Quintet visits Warsaw (1999)

June 27, 1999 – Pharoah Sanders Quintet – that is Pharoah Sanders (ts), Jean-Paul Bourelly (g), William Henderson (p, talking drum), Alex Blake (b) and Trilok Gurtu (d, perc) – take parts in the “Warsaw Summer Jazz Days” held at Sala Kongresowa in Warsaw, Poland