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Sound Grammar

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Sound Grammar (Music - Ornette Coleman)

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Ornette Coleman
Producers:
Sound Grammar (Music - Label)
genre:
Jazz

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Sound Grammar, his first disc in a decade catches Ornette Coleman’s quartet, featuring two bass players, at a 2005 concert in Germany, playing two classics and six new tunes. Spouting upward-pointed cries, downward-bent moans, and playful squiggly figures, Coleman, at 76, remains a fountain of sublime ideas.