,,Like Life"
Django Bates

 

Iain Ballamy, Michael Mondesir, Martin France

 

 

I        TIGHTROPE                                                         1. 10 min.

DP Soloist: Iain Ballamy / alto sax

2       ONCE A PENGUIN, ALWAYS A PENGUIN               5.35 min.

DRJO Soloists: Tomas Franck / tenor sax

3      THE LONELINESS OF BEING RIGHT                               7.05 min.

DP Soloists: lain Ballamy / soprano sax - Django Bates / keyboard

4        LIKE LIFE                                                                        5.50 min.

DRJO Soloists: Django Bates / Eb horn - Anders Chico Lindvall / guitar  Nikolaj Benzon / keyboard - Jens Winther / trumpet

5     NEW YORK, NEW YORK (John Kander/Fred Ebb, arr. Bates) 5.45 min.

DP Soloists: Tomas Franck - lain Baflamy - Uffe Markussen / tenor sax

6     MISPLACED SWANS                                                          4.50 min.

DRJO Soloists: Django Bates / piano - Anders Chico Lindvall / guitar

7     THE STRANGE VOYAGE OF DONALD CROWHURST 12.10 min.

DRJO Soloists: Django Bates / Eb horn - Uffe Markussen / tenor sax

8     THE IMPORTANCE OF BOILING WATER                          4.50 min.

DRJO Soloists: Django Bates / Eb horn - and the whole band

9     PECULIAR TERMS OF PHYSICAL INTIMACY DP        2.35 min.

 

10    ARMCHAIR MARCH                                                           5.15 min.

DP Soloists: lain Baflamy / soprano sax - Tomas Franck / tenor sax

11   NIGHTS AT THE CIRCUS 4.00 min.

DRJO Soloist: Uffe Markussen / tenor sax

Total   59.55 min.

 

The Danish Radio

Jazz Orchestra (DRJO)

Jan Kohlin, Benny Rosenfeld, Palle Bolvig,

Henrik Bolberg Pedersen, Jens Winther Trumpet/flugelhorn

Vincent Nilsson baritone horn/trombone, Steen Hansen, Kjeld Ipsen trombone,

Klaus Löhrer basstrombone, Axel Windfeld bass trombone/tuba,

Michael Hove, Christina von Bülow,Uffe Markussen, Tomas Franck, Flemming Madsen reeds,

Django Bates keyboard/Eb horn/vocal,

Nikolaj Bentzon additional keyboards,

Anders Chico Lindvall guitar,

Thomas Ovesen bass,

Ethan Weisgard percussion,

Jonas Johansen drums.

 

 

The JAZZPAR version of

Delightful Precipice (DP)

Iain Ballamy saxes, Nicolaj Schultz,flute & bassflute,

Flemming Madsen clarinet & bass clarinet,

Christina von Bülow,

Jan zum Vohrde soprano & alto sax,

Tomas Franck tenor sax & clarinet,

Uffe Markussen tenor sax & piccoloflute,

Michael Hove sopranosax, baritone sax,

Jan Kohlin, Henrik Bolberg trumpet,

Terje Aadne French horn,

Vincent Nilsson trombone, Klaus Löhrer basstrombone,

Axel Windfeld tuba,

Django Bates keyboard/Eb horn/vocal,

Nikolaj Bentzon additional keyboard,

Anders Chico Lindvall guitar,

Michael Mondesir bass,

Ethan Weisgard percussion,

Martin France drums & electric drums.

All titles composed and arranged by Django Bates except as indicated

Recorded March 97 in Radiohuset studio 3 by the Danish Broadcasting Corporation

Producers: Ole Matthiessen, Django Bates

Executive producers : Arnvid Meyer /Cim Meyer

Engineer : Lars Palsig

Mixing January 98: Django Bates , Lars Palsig, Ole Matthiessen

Cover photografer : Gorm Valentin