Pharoah Sanders, Basel 1999

Going through Otto’s videos I found footage of Pharoah Sanders playing at the Kulturwerkstatt Kaserne in Basel in autumn 1999. If someone out there knows the exact day, it would be nice if you could let me know.

I am not 100 percent sure about the personnel, but it looks like the others are:

William Henderson: keyboards / Alex Blake: b /Hamid Drake dr.

Of course Hamid Drake is a definite. Please excuse the rather rough edits,  it looks like the missing footage is lost.  Enjoy!

3 Responses to “Pharoah Sanders, Basel 1999”

  1. surely it’s Alex and William. Thank you very much for posting this. I wonder if any other parts of this gig (audio or video) have been recorded?

    cheers from Serge

    • Hi, Serge

      All that I have here apart from this clip are several unconnected fragments on video – none longer than 2 minutes, most of them only some seconds long. Putting any of these on youtube would make no sense. Maybe someone else also recorded or filmed this – I do not know.

  2. […] I admit that my clip of Pharaoh Sanders singing was not that great. So for the disappointed Sanders fans here is […]

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: