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Inventions & Dimensions album for sale by Herbie Hancock was released on the Scorpio label. For his third album, Inventions and Dimensions, Herbie Hancock changed course dramatically. Inventions & Dimensions CD music Instead of recording another multifaceted album like My Point of View, he explored a Latin-inflected variation of post-bop with a small quartet. Inventions & Dimensions buy CD music Hancock is the main harmonic focus of the music -- his three colleagues are bassist Paul Chambers, drummer Willie Bobo, and percussionist Osvaldo "Chihuahua" Martinez, who plays conga and bongo. Inventions & Dimensions songs It is true that the music is rhythm-intensive, but that doesn't mean it's dance music. Inventions & Dimensions album for sale Hancock has created an improvisational atmosphere where the rhythms are fluid and the chords, harmonies, and melodies are unexpected. Inventions & Dimensions CD music On every song but one, the melodies and chords were improvised, with Hancock's harmonic ideas arising from the rhythms during the recording. Inventions & Dimensions buy CD music The result is risky, unpredictable music that is intensely cerebral and quite satisfying. Inventions and Dimensions displays his willingness to experiment and illustrates that his playing is reaching new, idiosyncratic heights. Listening to this, the subsequent developments of Miles Davis' invitation to join his quartet and the challenging Empyrean Isles come as no surprise. ~ Stephen Thomas Erlewine Recorded at the Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey on August 30, 1963. Includes liner notes by Nat Hentoff. ...See Full Description
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This is one of Herbieís early Blue Note releases added to the Rudy Van Gelder Edition series. This means of course that it sounds great. This is just Herbie, bass, drums and percussion, no horns in sight. An unusual and interesting set. Not essential, but very enjoyable.
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