Sextet (Parker) 1993

Anthony Braxton

Medium: 11CD
Year: 2017

Availability: In stock

€175.00
All the original music (15 tracks) are here, some expanded from their edited form, plus 53 others on these 11 discs. We also hear Braxton performing on flute and at the piano, an instrument he favored in the mid-1990s. Yes, 11 hours, 17 minutes is quite a lot of music, and who needs six versions of "Klactoveedsedstene"? Charlie Parker fans for one, plus Braxton devotees, especially those that revere his "in the tradition" covers. This collection gives us samplings of many aspects of the great man's approach to music. (By Mark Corroto)