The Resource Beauty is a rare thing : the complete Atlantic recordings, Ornette Coleman, (sound recording)

Beauty is a rare thing : the complete Atlantic recordings, Ornette Coleman, (sound recording)

Label
Beauty is a rare thing : the complete Atlantic recordings
Title
Beauty is a rare thing
Title remainder
the complete Atlantic recordings
Statement of responsibility
Ornette Coleman
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Summary
"Contains the entirety of Ornette Coleman's recorded output for the Atlantic label, including the contents of the following albums: The shape of jazz to come; Change of the century; This is our music; Free jazz; Ornette!; Ornette on tenor; The art of the improvisers; Twins; To whom who keeps a record" -- Container
Related
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Coleman, Ornette
Credits note
Produced by Nesuhi Ertegun; compilation produced by Yves Beauvais
Date time place
Originally recorded 1959-1961 and released by the Atlantic Recording Corporation; includes previously unreleased material
Dewey number
  • 785.065
  • 781.65
Form of composition
jazz
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
M1366.C65
LC item number
B43 1993
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Ornette Coleman, alto sax, tenor sax ; Don Cherry, pocket trumpet, cornet ; Charlie Haden, bass ; Billy Higgins, drums ; Ed Blackwell, drums ; with Eric Dolphy, bass clarinet, alto sax, flute ; Bill Evans, piano ; Jimmy Garrison, bass ; Jim Hall, guitar ; Freddie Hubbard, trumpet ; Scott LaFaro, bass
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1929-1980
  • 1930-2013
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cherry, Don
  • Haden, Charlie
  • Higgins, Billy
  • Blackwell, Ed
  • Dolphy, Eric
  • Evans, Bill
  • Garrison, Jimmy
  • Hall, Jim
  • Hubbard, Freddie
  • LaFaro, Scott
  • Atlantic Recording Corporation
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jazz
  • Jazz
  • Saxophone music (Jazz)
  • Saxophone with jazz ensemble
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Beauty is a rare thing : the complete Atlantic recordings, Ornette Coleman, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Program notes by Robert Palmer, interview excerpts with Ornette Coleman and introductions by Ornette Coleman and Don Cherry on container insert
Accompanying material
1 booklet (68 pages : illustrations (some color), portraits ; 13 cm).
Bar code
  • 31223117354564
  • 31223117354580
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • (6:44)
  • Lonely woman
  • (4:57)
  • Monk and the nun
  • (5:53)
  • Just for you
  • (3:51)
  • Eventually
  • (4:20)
  • Una muy bonita
  • Disc 1.
  • (5:59)
  • Bird food
  • (5:28)
  • Change of the century
  • (4:41)
  • Music always
  • (5:29) --
  • Focus on sanity
  • (6:49)
  • Chronology
  • (6:04)
  • Peace
  • (9:02)
  • Congeniality
  • (4:52)
  • Ramblin'
  • (6:35)
  • Little symphony
  • (5:14)
  • The tribes of New York (previously unreleased)
  • (4:33)
  • Kaleidoscope
  • (6:34)
  • Rise and shine
  • Disc 2.
  • (6:11)
  • Mr. and Mrs. People (previously unreleased)
  • (4:40)
  • Blues connotation
  • (5:17)
  • I heard it over the radio (previously unreleased)
  • (6:24) --
  • The face of the bass
  • (6:55)
  • Forerunner
  • (5:13)
  • Free
  • (6:20)
  • The circle with a hole in the middle
  • (4:55)
  • To us
  • (4:32)
  • Humpty Dumpty
  • (5:21)
  • The fifth of Beethoven
  • (6:37)
  • Motive for its use
  • (5:39)
  • Moon inhabitants
  • Disc 3.
  • (4:31)
  • The legend of bebop
  • (7:15)
  • Some other
  • (7:20)
  • Embraceable you
  • (4:55)
  • All
  • (4:30) --
  • P.S. unless one has (Blues connotation no. 2)
  • (5:53)
  • Revolving doors (previously unreleased)
  • (4:26)
  • Brings goodness
  • (6:38)
  • Joy of a toy
  • (17:03)
  • Free jazz
  • (37:03) --
  • Disc 4.
  • Folk tale
  • (4:47)
  • Poise
  • (4:37)
  • Beauty is a rare thing
  • (7:13)
  • First take
  • (4:35)
  • C. & D.
  • (13:10)
  • R.P.D.D.
  • (9:38)
  • The alchemy of Scott Lafaro
  • (9:50) --
  • Disc 5.
  • Proof readers (previously unreleased)
  • (10:25)
  • W.R.U.
  • (16:24)
  • Check up
  • (10:10)
  • T & T
  • (11:17)
  • Harlem's Manhattan
  • (8:10)
  • Mapa
  • (9:05)
  • Abstraction
  • (4:07)
  • Variants on a theme of Thelonious Monk (Criss-cross): Variant I ; Variant II ; Variant III ; Variant IV
  • (15:22)
  • Disc 6.
  • Eos
  • (6:35)
  • Enfant
  • (6:26)
  • Ecars
  • (7:35)
  • Cross breeding
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
6 sound discs (428 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
  • 00081227956196
  • 081227956196
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
0081227956196
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)902664570
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Beauty is a rare thing : the complete Atlantic recordings, Ornette Coleman, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
Program notes by Robert Palmer, interview excerpts with Ornette Coleman and introductions by Ornette Coleman and Don Cherry on container insert
Accompanying material
1 booklet (68 pages : illustrations (some color), portraits ; 13 cm).
Bar code
  • 31223117354564
  • 31223117354580
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • (6:44)
  • Lonely woman
  • (4:57)
  • Monk and the nun
  • (5:53)
  • Just for you
  • (3:51)
  • Eventually
  • (4:20)
  • Una muy bonita
  • Disc 1.
  • (5:59)
  • Bird food
  • (5:28)
  • Change of the century
  • (4:41)
  • Music always
  • (5:29) --
  • Focus on sanity
  • (6:49)
  • Chronology
  • (6:04)
  • Peace
  • (9:02)
  • Congeniality
  • (4:52)
  • Ramblin'
  • (6:35)
  • Little symphony
  • (5:14)
  • The tribes of New York (previously unreleased)
  • (4:33)
  • Kaleidoscope
  • (6:34)
  • Rise and shine
  • Disc 2.
  • (6:11)
  • Mr. and Mrs. People (previously unreleased)
  • (4:40)
  • Blues connotation
  • (5:17)
  • I heard it over the radio (previously unreleased)
  • (6:24) --
  • The face of the bass
  • (6:55)
  • Forerunner
  • (5:13)
  • Free
  • (6:20)
  • The circle with a hole in the middle
  • (4:55)
  • To us
  • (4:32)
  • Humpty Dumpty
  • (5:21)
  • The fifth of Beethoven
  • (6:37)
  • Motive for its use
  • (5:39)
  • Moon inhabitants
  • Disc 3.
  • (4:31)
  • The legend of bebop
  • (7:15)
  • Some other
  • (7:20)
  • Embraceable you
  • (4:55)
  • All
  • (4:30) --
  • P.S. unless one has (Blues connotation no. 2)
  • (5:53)
  • Revolving doors (previously unreleased)
  • (4:26)
  • Brings goodness
  • (6:38)
  • Joy of a toy
  • (17:03)
  • Free jazz
  • (37:03) --
  • Disc 4.
  • Folk tale
  • (4:47)
  • Poise
  • (4:37)
  • Beauty is a rare thing
  • (7:13)
  • First take
  • (4:35)
  • C. & D.
  • (13:10)
  • R.P.D.D.
  • (9:38)
  • The alchemy of Scott Lafaro
  • (9:50) --
  • Disc 5.
  • Proof readers (previously unreleased)
  • (10:25)
  • W.R.U.
  • (16:24)
  • Check up
  • (10:10)
  • T & T
  • (11:17)
  • Harlem's Manhattan
  • (8:10)
  • Mapa
  • (9:05)
  • Abstraction
  • (4:07)
  • Variants on a theme of Thelonious Monk (Criss-cross): Variant I ; Variant II ; Variant III ; Variant IV
  • (15:22)
  • Disc 6.
  • Eos
  • (6:35)
  • Enfant
  • (6:26)
  • Ecars
  • (7:35)
  • Cross breeding
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
6 sound discs (428 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other control number
  • 00081227956196
  • 081227956196
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
0081227956196
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)902664570
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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