Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Communications #8
14:09
2 Communications #9
8:19
3 Communications #10
13:47
4 Preview
3:36
5 Communications #11, Part 1
15:37
6 Communications #11, Part 2
18:15

Credits

Medium 1

drums (drum set):
Andrew Cyrille (1968-01 – 1968-06) (tracks 1–4)
Beaver Harris (jazz drummer) (1968-01 – 1968-06) (tracks 1–4)
cornet:
Don Cherry (Jazz trumpeter) (tracks 5–6)
Don Cherry (Jazz trumpeter) (1968-01 – 1968-06) (tracks 1–4)
membranophone:
Andrew Cyrille (tracks 5–6)
Beaver Harris (jazz drummer) (tracks 5–6)
soprano saxophone:
Steve Lacy (jazz saxophonist and composer) (tracks 5–6)
Steve Marcus (tenor sax) (tracks 5–6)
Steve Lacy (jazz saxophonist and composer) (1968-01 – 1968-06) (tracks 1–4)
Steve Marcus (tenor sax) (1968-01 – 1968-06) (tracks 1–4)
guitar:
Larry Coryell (tracks 5–6)
Larry Coryell (1968-01 – 1968-06) (tracks 1–4)
bass:
Kent Carter (bass) (tracks 5–6)
Ron Carter (US jazz double-bassist) (tracks 5–6)
Bob Cunningham (tracks 5–6)
Richard Davis (American jazz bassist) (tracks 5–6)
Eddie Gomez (tracks 5–6)
Reggie Johnson (tracks 5–6)
Alan Silva (free jazz double bassist) (tracks 5–6)
Steve Swallow (tracks 5–6)
Reggie Workman (tracks 5–6)
Kent Carter (bass) (1968-01 – 1968-06) (tracks 1–4)
Ron Carter (US jazz double-bassist) (1968-01 – 1968-06) (tracks 1–4)
Bob Cunningham (1968-01 – 1968-06) (tracks 1–4)
Richard Davis (American jazz bassist) (1968-01 – 1968-06) (tracks 1–4)
Eddie Gomez (1968-01 – 1968-06) (tracks 1–4)
Reggie Johnson (1968-01 – 1968-06) (tracks 1–4)
Alan Silva (free jazz double bassist) (1968-01 – 1968-06) (tracks 1–4)
Steve Swallow (1968-01 – 1968-06) (tracks 1–4)
Reggie Workman (1968-01 – 1968-06) (tracks 1–4)
alto saxophone:
Jimmy Lyons (saxophone player) (tracks 5–6)
Frank Wess (tracks 5–6)
Jimmy Lyons (saxophone player) (1968-01 – 1968-06) (tracks 1–4)
Frank Wess (1968-01 – 1968-06) (tracks 1–4)
piano:
Carla Bley (tracks 5–6)
Cecil Taylor (tracks 5–6)
Carla Bley (1968-01 – 1968-06) (tracks 1–4)
Cecil Taylor (1968-01 – 1968-06) (tracks 1–4)
baritone saxophone:
Charles Davis (saxophone player) (tracks 5–6)
Charles Davis (saxophone player) (1968-01 – 1968-06) (tracks 1–4)
tuba:
Howard Johnson (tuba & baritone saxophone) (tracks 5–6)
Howard Johnson (tuba & baritone saxophone) (1968-01 – 1968-06) (tracks 1–4)
tenor saxophone:
Gato Barbieri (tracks 5–6)
George Barrow (tracks 5–6)
Pharoah Sanders (tracks 5–6)
Lew Tabackin (tracks 5–6)
Gato Barbieri (1968-01 – 1968-06) (tracks 1–4)
George Barrow (1968-01 – 1968-06) (tracks 1–4)
Pharoah Sanders (1968-01 – 1968-06) (tracks 1–4)
Lew Tabackin (1968-01 – 1968-06) (tracks 1–4)
trombone:
Jimmy Knepper (tracks 5–6)
Roswell Rudd (tracks 5–6)
Jimmy Knepper (1968-01 – 1968-06) (tracks 1–4)
Roswell Rudd (1968-01 – 1968-06) (tracks 1–4)
French horn:
Julius Watkins (tracks 5–6)
Julius Watkins (1968-01 – 1968-06) (tracks 1–4)
flugelhorn:
Randy Brecker (tracks 5–6)
Randy Brecker (1968-01 – 1968-06) (tracks 1–4)
composer:
Michael Mantler (tracks 1–6)
conductor:
Michael Mantler (tracks 5–6)
Michael Mantler (1968-01 – 1968-06) (tracks 1–4)
engineer:
Paul Goodman (engineer) (tracks 1–6)
orchestra:
The Jazz Composer’s Orchestra (1968-01 – 1968-06) (tracks 1–4)
producer:
Michael Mantler (tracks 1–6)
recorded at:
RCA Victor Studio B in New York, New York, United States (1968-01 – 1968-06) (tracks 1–6)
recording of:
Communications #10 (1968-01 – 1968-06) (track 3)
Communications #8 (1968-01 – 1968-06) (track 1)
Communications #9 (1968-01 – 1968-06) (track 2)
Preview (1968-01 – 1968-06) (track 4)

Release

discography entry: en: The Jazz Composer's Orchestra (album) [info]