SLAMCD 506 Plays the music of Muhal Richard Abrams


Umo Jazz Orchestra

Pentti Lahti, saxophone; Teemu Salminen, saxophone; Eero Koivistoinen, saxophone; Kari Heinilä, saxophone; Pepa Päivinen; Markku Veijonsuo, trombone; Mircea Stan, trombone; Juhani Aalto, trombone; Mikael Långbacka, trombone; Chuck Findley, trumpet; Simo Salminen, trumpet; Esko Heikkinen, trumpet; Heikki Haimila, trumpet; Markku Kanerva, guitar; Seppo Kantonen, piano; Kirmo Lininen, synthesizer; Lars Danielsson, bass; Klaus Suonsaari, drums; Mongo Aaltonen, percussion; Muhal Richard Abrams, conductor.

  1. Bit T (09.52)
  2. Ritob (03.37)
  3. Half step (04.59)
  4. Melancholia (06.40)
  5. Fortex (07.57)
  6. Fanfare (03.35)
  7. Symtre (04.54)
Recorded 2-5 May 1988 at MTV Studios, Helsinki, Finland.

Design and layout (front cover reproduced above) by Antti J. Hyvärinen; photograph by Anthony Barboza.


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