|Ed Blackwell / Don Cherry / Charlie Haden|
Montreal Tapes CD (1994)
October 1997 Issue CD music Recorded live at the Montreal International Jazz Festival, Montreal, Canada, on July 2, 1989. Includes liner notes by Philippe Carles.
In 1989 The Montreal Jazz Festival presented eight consecutive nights of Charlie Haden and his music, each concert featuring the bassist in a different setting. The third night's performance begins with Haden saying, "I'm in heaven every night," and then introducing Don Cherry and Ed Blackwell.
The three musicians worked with Ornette Coleman in his groundbreaking quartet from the late '50s into the '60s, and with the exception of two numbers by Cherry, the pieces heard here are all written by their ...