Ornette Coleman and Prime Time, Cologne 1987
As soon as the new year starts, I’ll be back at work which means a lot less will be happening on this blog. I wish everybody a happy new year! To give you a chance to start the new year with some fine music, I am presenting you a TV broadcast from 1987 showing Ornette Coleman and his Prime Time Band at the Stadtgarten in Cologne, March 26, 1987.
The band on this date: Ornette Coleman: as, tp, vln; Bern Nix: eg; Charles Ellerbee: eg; Jamaladeen Tacuma: eb; Al MacDowell: eb; Calvin Weston: dr; Denardo Coleman: dr
Part 1 has them playing In All Languages and Song X
Part 2 shows them playing Story Tellers, Latin Genetics, Mothers Of The Veil and Dancing In Your Head
And part 3 starts with an Interview with Ornette and Denardo Coleman which is followed by the Prime Time Band playing Space Church.