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Ran Blake - Open City album flac

Performer: Ran Blake
Title: Open City
Released: 1977
Style: Avant-garde Jazz
Rating: 4.4
Votes: 388

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pianista e compositore statunitense. Leggi in un'altra lingua. Aggiungi agli osservati speciali. Ran Blake (Springfield, 10 aprile 1935) è un pianista e compositore statunitense. 1962 – The Newest Sound Around (RCA Victor) con Jeanne Lee. 1966 – Ran Blake Plays Solo Piano (ESP Disk). 1976 – Breakthru (Improvising Artists). 1977 – Open City (Horo). 1977 – Crystal Trip (Horo). 1978 – Rapport (Novus).

Pianist, Composer, Educator. Quebec City Jazz Festival, Hitchcock’s I Confess (Quebec, Canada), 2012. CI 40th Anniversary in NY (Symphony Space), 2013.

Ran Blake- Somewhere Over the Rainbow. Ran Blake: Life in Music 2012. Beginning in the late 1950s, Blake was part of a duo with vocalist Jeanne Lee. Together they recorded his first album The Newest Sound Around, which was released on RCA in 1962, and the next year they toured Europe together. The album shows Blake's signature style beginning to develop, as they paid homage to Blake's early influences with a tribute to David Raksin's "Laura" and a reworking of the gospel standard, "The Church on Russell Street". Lee and Blake continued to play together throughout their careers and released another album in 1989 entitled You.

Ran Blake at Bach Dancing & Dynamite Society, Half Moon Bay, California, June 14, 1987. Background information. Lee and Blake continued to play together throughout their careers and released another album in 1989 entitled You Stepped out of a Cloud. Blake met Gunther Schuller in a chance encounter at Atlantic Records in 1959. Recognizing Blake's talent, Schuller asked him to study at the School of Jazz in Lenox, Massachusetts.

RAN BLAKE OPEN CITY HORO - Italy Original 2xLP. Ran blake - open city

Ran Blake (born April 20, 1935) is an American pianist, composer, and educator. He is known for his unique style that combines blues, gospel, classical, and film noir influences into an innovative and dark jazz sound.

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A1 Stormy Weather 7:20
A2 These Foolish Things 3:45
A3 Poor Little Rich Girl 1:45
A4 Garota De Ipanema 2:00
A5 Glaciation 0:55
B1 Night And Day 3:20
B2 Volare 4:05
B3 Wish I Could Talk To You Baby 4:30
B4 Lover 3:00
C1 Lush Life 8:10
C2 Vradiazzi 2:10
C3 I Got It Bad And Ain't No Good 4:09
C4 St. Louis Blues 2:00
D1 Open City Suite 13:40
D2 Silver's Serenade 2:37


  • Art Direction – Antonio Ortolan
  • Design [Cover] – Maria Teresa Tannozzini
  • Engineer [Recording] – Raimondo Caruana
  • Photography By – Isio Saba
  • Piano – Ran Blake
  • Producer – Aldo Sinesio
  • Producer [Assistant], Liner Notes – Gianni Gualberto


A HORO RECORDS production
ROME, June 18 and 19, 1977
MAMA DOG studio
Reviews (1)
Solo noodling. I have to keep writing there is a minimum of 10 words

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