Ornette Coleman – Genesis Of Genius: The Contemporary Albums (70th Anniversary Deluxe Series 2-LP Box Set + Booklet)
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180-gram double LP
Newly remastered by Bernie Grundman
Includes 32-page booklet with photos, and liner notes by Grammy-winning music historian Ashley Kahn
Containing newly remastered audio, Genesis of Genius: The Contemporary Albums combines legendary Jazz saxophonist Ornette Coleman's albums for Lester Koenig's Contemporary Records.
This deluxe box set features Coleman's first albums as a bandleader, Something Else!!!! and Tomorrow is the Question!. Both albums were originally recorded by legendary engineer Roy DuNann and have been newly mastered by Bernie Grundman, whom DuNann was a mentor for. Also included is a 32-page booklet with photos and extensive new liner notes by Grammy Award-winning music historian Ashley Kahn.
Don Cherry, trumpet
Walter Norris, piano
Don Payne, bass
Billy Higgins, drums