Jimmy Giuffre

COMPOSERS: Jimmy Giuffre
LABELS: Columbia
WORKS: Free Fall
PERFORMER: Jimmy Giuffre (clt); Paul Bley (p); Steve Swallow (b)
CATALOGUE NO: 480708 2 (distr. Sony Jazz)
At last this marvellous collector’s item by one of the great originals in jazz has been reissued on CD. ‘I look for personal, creative music without addressing myself to the common market,’ Giuffre once said, which is a manifesto enacted here with great imagination and creativity. Stuart Nicholson