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The Hilversum Session

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HILVSUM

[LP cover of Osmosis 6001.
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[CD cover of Coppens 6001]

[LP cover of Modern Silence OI 021LP.
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COPPNEW

[CD cover of Coppens 6001
second version]

discography

4035

[CD cover of ESP4035.
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THE HILVERSUM SESSION

 

Tracks

1. Angels (6:50)

2. C.A.C. (4:58)

3. Ghosts (7:28)

4. Infant Happiness (6:04)

5. Spirits (9:10)

6. No Name (5:40)

(Track 4 by Don Cherry. The rest by Albert Ayler)

 

Personnel

Albert Ayler (tenor saxophone)

Don Cherry (cornet)

Gary Peacock (bass)

Sunny Murray (drums)

 

Recording Details

November 9, 1964

Radio studio at Hilversum, The Netherlands

 

Release Details

Released as The Hilversum Session on Osmosis (Holland) 6001, DIW (Japan) 25009, Coppens (Holland) 6001 (CD), DIW (Japan) 330 (CD), ESP (US) 4035 and Modern Silence (Malta) OI 021LP (2017 vinyl release).

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[CD cover of hatOLOGY 678.
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EUROPEAN RADIO STUDIO RECORDINGS 1964

 

Tracks

Tracks 1 to 6 as on ‘The Hilversum Session’

7. Vibrations (7:41)

8. Saints (7:03)

9. Spirits (4:42)

 

Personnel details the same as ‘The Hilversum Session’.

 

Recording Details

Tracks 1 - 6:

November 9, 1964

Radio studio at Hilversum, The Netherlands

Tracks 7 - 9:

September 10, 1964

Danish Radio Copenhagen, Denmark

 

Release Details

Released (in 2016) as European Radio Studio Recordings 1964 on Hat Hut Records (Switzerland) hatOLOGY 678.

Tracks 1-6 previously released as The Hilversum Session on Osmosis (Holland) 6001, DIW (Japan) 25009, Coppens (Holland) 6001 (CD), DIW (Japan) 330 (CD), ESP (US) 4035.
Tracks 7-9 previously released on The Copenhagen Tapes Ayler Records (Sweden) aylCD-033.

 

From the sleevenotes

“HISTORICAL PERFORMANCES NEVER RELEASED BEFORE”

 

(Album covers)

(Reviews)

[Bert Vuijsje’s article about the recording session (published in Vrij Nederland on 5th December, 1964) is available in the Articles section, translated into English by Kees Hazevoet.]

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