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COMPOSERS: Carla Bley
LABELS: WATT/30
ALBUM TITLE: Carla Bley
PERFORMER: Carla Bley (p), Lew Soloff (t), Wolfgang Puschnig (as), Andy Sheppard (ts), Gary Valente (tr), Larry Goldings (o), Steve Swallow (b), Victor Lewis (d)
CATALOGUE NO: 159 547-2

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Bley’s orchestra has the power and manoeuvrability of a Mingus vehicle, but without the danger. This pleasant outing takes the ears to an imaginary ball game and also to a gallery to hear some Matisse pictures. GB