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Music Is The Healing Force Of
The Universe

MUHEFRC

[LP cover of Impulse 9191]

MUSICCD1

[CD cover Impulse 2003 re-release]

BAN203

discography

newgrassdblsm03

[CD cover of 2015 Impulse release
twinned with New Grass
Click image for large version.]

MUSIC IS THE HEALING FORCE OF THE UNIVERSE

 

Tracks

1. Music is the Healing Force of the Universe (8:43)

2. Masonic Inborn, part 1 (12:07)

3. A Man is Like a Tree (4:31)

4. Oh! Love of Life (3:53)

5. Island Harvest (5:03)

6. Drudgery (8:12)

 

Personnel

Albert Ayler (tenor saxophone, vocals, [on track 2: bagpipes and ocarina])

Bobby Few (piano)

Stafford James
(bass)

Bill Folwell (bass, bass guitar)

Muhammad Ali
(drums)

Mary Maria (Parks)
(vocals [tracks 1,3 and 5])

Henry Vestine (electric guitar [track 6 only])

 

Recording Details

Tracks 1 and 3:

August 26, 1969

Tracks 2, 4 to 6:

August 27, 1969

Plaza Sound Studios, New York

 

Release Details

Released as Music Is The Healing Force Of The Universe on Impulse (US) AS-9191. CD version released March 2003, on Verve/Impulse 0653832. In November 2015 all tracks released on an Impulse CD twinned with New Grass Verve/Impulse 2-on-1 (US) 06007 5363953.

 

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