The Art Ensemble of Chicago is an avant-garde jazz group that grew out of the Association for the Advancement of Creative Musicians (AACM) in the late 1960s. The ensemble integrates many jazz styles and plays many instruments, including "little instruments": bells, bicycle horns, birthday party noisemakers, wind chimes, and various forms of percussion. The musicians wear costumes and face paint while performing.
Freedom Imagination Introspection Late Night Revolution. The Art Ensemble of Chicago. Les Stances a Sophie. In 1970, the members of the Art Ensemble of Chicago were living as expatriates in Paris. The group had only recently expanded to its permanent quintet status with the addition of t Don Moye when they were asked by New Wave director Moshé Mizrahi to provide the soundtrack for his movie Les Stances a Sophie. The result was one of the landmark records of the burgeoning avant-garde of the time and, simply put, one of the greatest jazz albums ever.
Art Ensemble Of Chicago. Bande Sonore Originale Du Film "Les Stances À Sophie" (LP, Album). 2C 062-11365, 2C 062-11. Les Stances À Sophie (CD, Album, RE, RM).
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The Art Ensemble of Chicago still plays, but mortality has caught up with some of its original lineup. Here's the group in its formative period in 1970 in Paris. This session was originally the soundtrack to a wacky French new wave comedy-drama of the same name, and Soul Jazz has simultaneously released a DVD of that 30-year-lost relic, for the delectation of movie aficionados but probably few others. The Art Ensemble accompaniment is mostly a delight - from the explosive free-squabbles hurled into the thumping soul-groove of Theme de Yoyo, to the wriggling improv of the three horns over.
The Art Ensemble of Chicago were living in Europe in 1970 when the film was made along with a host of other . Jazz migrs such as Archie Shepp, Ornette Coleman and more. FMU was one of the few New York metro stations not knocked off the air on 9/11/01.
Les Stances à Sophie. Art Ensemble of Chicago.
Tracklist: 1. Thème De Yoyo 2. Thème De Céline 3. Variations Sur Un Thème De Monteverdi (i) 4. Variations Sur Un Thème De Monteverdi (ii) 5. Proverbes (i) 6. Thème Amour Universal 7. Thème Libre 8. Proverbes (ii). In 1969 the newly formed Art Ensemble left their home city and headed for France, there acquiring drummer Don Moye and a more precise title. Their two-year stay yielded some 15 albums, including this glorious oddity, a soundtrack to an obscure French New Wave film recorded before an inch of footage was shot. The film is now forgotten, but the music is superb.
|1||Les Stances A Sophie||91:00|
|2||Joseph Jarman Interview||27:00|
|2C 062-11365, 2C 062-11.365||Art Ensemble Of Chicago*||Bande Sonore Originale Du Film "Les Stances À Sophie" (LP, Album)||Pathé, Pathé||2C 062-11365, 2C 062-11.365||France||1970|
|SJRCD418||The Art Ensemble Of Chicago||Les Stances À Sophie (CD, Album, RE, RM)||Soul Jazz Records||SJRCD418||UK||2018|
|SJRLP418||Art Ensemble Of Chicago*||Les Stances À Sophie (LP, Album, RE, RM)||Soul Jazz Records||SJRLP418||UK||2018|
|n-4||Art Ensemble Of Chicago*||Les Stances A Sophie (LP, Album)||Nessa Records||n-4||US||1970|
|SJR CD191||The Art Ensemble Of Chicago||"Les Stances A Sophie", A Motion Picture Soundtrack (CD, Album, RE, RP)||Soul Jazz Records||SJR CD191||UK & Europe||2011|