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Art Ensemble Of Chicago - We Are On The Edge (2xLP)

Iconic, innovative and internationally renowned force in avant-garde music The Art Ensemble of Chicago released their 50th anniversary celebratory album We Are On The Edge this month, and Erased Tapes are honoured to announce the vinyl edition of this exceptional body of work. Led by surviving founding members Roscoe Mitchell and drummer Famoudou Don Moye, these brand new recordings involve a staggering array of contemporary artists ranging from across the jazz, experimental and improvised music spheres; from the visionary poet and musician Moor Mother, trumpeters Fred Berry and Hugh Ragin, who have performed with Mitchell for over five and four decades, to bassist Jaribu Shahid, supreme cellist Tomeka Reid, celebrated flute virtuoso Nicole Mitchell and the extraordinary voice of Rodolfo Cordova-Lebron.

Bell Song

We Are On Edge

I Greet You with Open Arms

Chi-Congo 50

Jamaican Farewell Part I

Villa Tiamo

Saturday Morning

Jamaican Farewell Part II

Mama Koko

Fanfare and Bell

Variations and Sketches from the Bamboo Terrace

Oasis at Dusk

We are on the Edge/Cards (Live)

Oasis at Dusk (Live)

Chi-Congo 50 (Live)

Tutankhamun (Live)

Mama Koko (Live)

Saturday Morning (Live)

Odwalla/The Theme (Live)