SLAMCD 318 2002*2003*2004


George Haslam's Freetime

George Haslam, baritone saxophone, tarogato (except tracks 3, 8); Petr Zimák, drums (tracks 1, 2, 6, 9, 10); Jozef Láska, bass guitar, upright bass (tracks 1-3, 5, 6, 8-10, 12); Swetja, midi guitar, fujara, saw, steel guitar (tracks 1, 2, 5, 9-12); Marcel Bárta, soprano saxophone (track 4); Jaroslav Koran, drums, percussion (tracks 5, 11); Mark Aanderud, piano (tracks 6, 7); Tonu Naissoo, piano (tracks 9-11); Steve Waterman, trumpet, evi (tracks 11, 12); Vojtech Havel, cello.

  1. Alternative prelude (02.34)
  2. Hunky dunky (06.48)
  3. First bass (02.28)
  4. Muffs (01.46)
  5. Wails from the crypt (05.21)
  6. Sagem blues (03.48)
  7. Mark's mode (09.50)
  8. Second bass (01.50)
  9. Trust nature (04.43)
  10. Relaxing in pardubice (10.09)
  11. Sweets (04.46)
  12. Farewell Prague (04.45)
Tracks 1 and 2 recorded on 24 March 2002 at Music Club Alterna, Brno, Czech Republic; tracks 3, 6-7 recorded on 11 November 2002 and track 4 on 27 March 2002 at Jazz Club Zelezná, Prague, CR; tracks 8-10 recorded on25 February 2004 at Divadlo 29, Pardubice, CR; and tracks 11-12 recorded on 24 February 2004 at Svandovo Divadlo, Prague, CR.

Design (front cover reproduced above) by Swetja.


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