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Catalog #:

CG137

12-digit UPC #:

671860013723   -   link to barcode jpg [36k]

Release Date:

April 22, 2008

Title:

Early Reflections

Artist(s):

The Bennie Maupin Quartet




Woodwind legend Bennie Maupin follows his highly acclaimed 2006 CD “Penumbra,” with “Early Reflections,” a beautiful recording of Maupin’s European quartet featuring pianist Michal Tokaj, and guest vocalist Hania Rybka. “Early Reflections” is another brilliant effort from the artist best known for his work with Miles Davis, Herbie Hancock, Horace Silver, The Headhnters, and many others. Features a new version of Maupin’s classic composition, “The Jewel in the Lotus.”


Track Listing (click linked titles for mp3)
1.Within Reach [2:36]
2.Escondido [7:44]
3.Inside the Shadows [2:21]
4.ATMA [8:59]
5.Ours Again [3:49]
6.The Jewel in the Lotus [10:15]
7.Black Ice [3:04]
8.Tears [7:52]
9.Not Later Than Now [2:38]
10.Early Reflections [5:52]
11.Inner Sky [7:19]
12.Prophet's Motifs [4:23]
13.Spirits of the Tatras [9:00]


Musicians
Bennie Maupin - bass clarinet, tenor & soprano saxophones, alto flute
Michal Tokaj - piano
Michal Baranski - bass
Lukasz Zyta - drums, percussion
Hania Chowaniec-Rybka - voice(on tracks 4 and 13)


Production Credits
All music by Bennie Maupin (Benpin Music, BMI)
except tracks # 1,3, 7, & 9 by Bennie Maupin, Michal Tokaj,
Michal Baranski, and Lukasz Zyta (Benpin Music, BMI)
and track #8 by Michal Tokaj, (ZAiKS)

Produced by Bennie Maupin
Associate producer Jeff Gauthier
Recorded by Sebastian Witkowski, September 20-22,
at Sound and More Studios - Warsaw, Poland
Edited and pre-mixed by Nolan Shaheed
Mixed by Rich Breen
Mastered by Dave Collins
Graphic design by Gareth Jiffeau, Alex Cline, & Bennie Maupin
Cover Art - "Wetzlar" o by Bob Witkowski
Sunrise photographs by Basia Gagnon
Color photograph of Bennie Maupin by Ewelina Kowal
B & W photographs by Jeff Gauthier and
Maciej Stasinski (Hania Chowaniec-Rybka)


Documents

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Bennie Maupin bio

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Early Reflections liner notes

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