Orange vinyl, ltd to 200.
The final part of the Jazz Liisa series sees the extraordinary cult percussion artist Edward Vesala lead a 9-piece ensemble. Recorded in 1974, shortly before the recording of his legendary Nan Madol album, this is a rare chance to hear Vesala live on air during his early creative period.
Live at Liisankatu Studios, Helsinki. Live Broadcast on Channel Two, Wednesday, January 30th, 1974, 8 pm to 8.40 pm. Produced by YLE. Hosted by Matti Pojärvi.
A1. SPOKEN INTRODUCTION (0:41)
A2. AREOUS VLOR TA (n. 11:35)
A3. THE WIND (n. 9:20)
B1. INTERVIEW (n. 3:20)
B2. NAN MADOL (n. 11:55)
SIMO SALMINEN – trumpet
MIRCEA STAN – trombone
JUHANI AALTONEN – saxophones, flute
PARONI PAAKKUNAINEN – saxophones (with woodwind sound system), flute
PENTTI LAHTI – saxophones, flute
TEPPO HAUTA-AHO – double bass
MAKE LIEVONEN – electric bass
EDWARD VESALA – drums, percussion
ANTERO HONKANEN – electronics (B2)