Claus Ogerman - Foundation For New American Music


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Various Artists, "The Foundation for New American Music Presents 'The Orchestra'", FNAM #00432 (1979).[Special Limited Edition LP]

Contains two movements from Claus Ogerman's own "Symphonic Dances".


Side 1

Quincy Jones - Introduction

An American Concerto for Jazz Quartet, Movement III

Johnny Mathis - Monologue

Three Symphonic Dances - Movement II (Ogerman)


Side 2

Three Symphonic Dances - Movement I (Ogerman)

Henry Mancini - Monologue

El Gamino

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[Above: More scans of this LP]

Musical Directors/conductors: Jack Elliott and Allyn Ferguson.

Musician personnel for "All American Concerto for Jazz Quartet and Orchestra":  Conductor: Allyn Ferguson, Bud Shank--alto saxophone; Bill Watrous--trombone; Ralph Grierson--piano; Mike Lang--electric piano; Chuck Domanico--string bass; Chuch Berghofer--Fender bass; Steve Schaeffer--drums.
"Three Symphonic Dances" conducted by Jack Elliott (Movement II).
"Three Symphonic Dances" conducted by Jack Elliott (Movement I).
"El Gamino" conducted by Jack Elliott; Chuck Findley - trumpet, flugelhorn.


Musicians.JPG - Full list of participating musicians on this record.

orchestra-liners-1.JPG - Part 1 of original liner notes by Gene Lees.

orchestra-liners-2.JPG - Part 2 of original liner notes by Gene Lees.

orchestra-liners-3.JPG - Part 3 of original liner notes by Gene Lees.

orchestra-credits.JPG - Full list of album production credits for this record.


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