Underground Railroad

Underground Railroad

Underground Railroad (1969)

Lineup:

Joe McPhee Quartet & Contemporary Improvisation Ensemble:

Disc One:

  • Joe McPhee - trumpet, pocket cornet, tenor saxophone
  • Reggie Marks - tenor & soprano saxophone, flute
  • Tyrone Crabb - bass
  • Ernest Bostic - drums, percussion, vibes
  • Recorded: April 13, 1969, West Park, NY 

Disc Two:

  • Joe McPhee - trumpet, tenor saxophone, alto horn
  • Reggie Marks - tenor saxophone, flute, organ
  • Otis Greene - alto saxophone, harmonica
  • Joe Virgillio - tenor & soprano saxophones
  • Tyrone Crabb - bass
  • Ernest Bostic - drums, percussion 
     

Recording track list:

Disc: 1

  1. Underground Railraod
  2. Harriet
  3. Message From Denmark

Disc: 2

  1. Justice (Evidence)
  2. Windy City Head Stompin’ Blues
  3. Birmingham Sunday
  4. Spain Adios

Underground Railroad: release info

Recorded: October 13, 1968, West Park, NY

Underground Railroad (’69), reissued 2001 by Atavistic / Unheard Music Series with the addition of a ’69 concert at Holy Cross Monastery, West Park, NY

CJR 1; Atavistic / Unheard Music Series reissue on 2 CD’s, # UMS/ ALP 226

’68, ’69, 2001