Joe McPhee PO Music: a positive, poetic, posible hypothesis.
Joe McPhee, born November 3,1939 in Miami, Florida, USA, is a multi-instrumentalist, composer, improviser, conceptualist and theoretician. He is currently the member of Trio X, Survival Unit III and has collaborated with Pauline Oliveros, Peter Brotzmann, Evan Parker, Raymond Boni, The Thing, Trespass Trio, and Universal Indians among many others. With a career spanning nearly 50 years and over 100 recordings, he continues to tour internationally, forge new connections and reach for music’s outer limits.
Cd 1 recorded live on december 12 and 13 1970 at chicago hall and vassar college urban center for black studies
Previously released on the cj record productions (cjr 2)
Cd 2 recorded on december 12 1970 at vassar college
Previously released on the hat-hut label (hat-hut a)
Cd 3 recorded live at the paddock poughkeepsie new york 1969, previously unreleased
Cd 4 recoded live at chicago hall vassar college urban center for black studies december 1970 previously unreleased
Box set includes interview of Joe McPhee and photos.
Recorded By – Craig Johnson
Technician [Technical Assistance] – Edward Lehman, Leonard Johnson
Photography By [Cover] – Ken Brunton
Liner Notes – Chris Albertson
Liner Notes [Notes On The Music] – Joe McPhee
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