Okka Disk OD12036 Emancipation proclamation: a real statement of freedom


Hamid Drake/Joe McPhee

Hamid Drake, drums; Joe McPhee, pocket trumpet, tenor saxophone.

  1. Cries and whispers (18.37)
  2. Mother Africa (for Miriam Makeba) (17.10)
  3. God bless the child (04.18)
  4. Emancipation proclamation (14.30)
  5. Hate crime cries (03.14)

Recorded on 25 June 1999 at the Empty Bottle, Chicago.

Photograph (reproduced above) by John Corbett; design by Louise Molnar.


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