A Better Understanding. By: Sonny Fortune (1995, Jazz). More albums from Sonny Fortune: Four In One by Sonny Fortune. Long Before Our Mothers Cried by Sonny Fortune. The Bull by Sonny Fortune. Serengeti Minstrel by Sonny Fortune. Infinity Is by Sonny Fortune. With Sound Reason by Sonny Fortune. Trip On The Strip by Sonny Fortune. Waves Of Dreams by Sonny Fortune. View all albums . A Better Understanding. 5. Never Again Is Such A Long Time. 6. It Ain’t What It Was.
Sonny Fortune – A Better Understanding. Label: Blue Note – CDP 7243 8 32799 2 0. Format: CD, Album. Producer – Marty Khan, Sonny Fortune. Soprano Saxophone – Sonny Fortune (tracks: 1, 9). Trombone – Robin Eubanks (tracks: 3, 7, 9). Trumpet – Jerry Gonzalez (tracks: 7, 9). Written-By – Sonny Fortune. Recorded at the Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, on February 20 & 21, 1995 Mixed February 23, 24 & 25, 1995.
Complete your Sonny Fortune collection. A Better Understanding (CD, Album). CDP 7243 8 32799 2 0. US. 1995. Sonny Fortune.
A Better Understanding is a post bop music album recording by SONNY FORTUNE released in 1995 on CD, LP/Vinyl and/or cassette. SONNY FORTUNE - A Better Understanding. Filed under Post Bop By SONNY FORTUNE. 1 Mind Games 6:38 2 Laying It Down 7:48 3 Awakening 6:58 4 A Swing Touch 7:04 5 Never Again Is Such A Long Time 4:07 6 It Ain't What It Was 5:30 7 It's A Bird 6:16 8 Tribute To A Holiday 6:10 9 Long Before Our Mothers Cried 6:45.
A Better Understanding. Sonny Fortune - Awakening 06:59. Sonny Fortune - A Swing Touch 07:05. Sonny Fortune - Never Again Is Such A Long Time 04:08. Sonny Fortune - It Ain't What It Was 05:31. Sonny Fortune - It's A Bird 06:16. Sonny Fortune - Tribute To A Holiday 06:10. Sonny Fortune - Long Before Our Mothers Cried 06:41. Bukra - Glen Moore, Glen Velez, Rabih Abou-Khalil, Ramesh Shotham, Sonny Fortune. Cecil MCBee, Elvin Jones, Kevin Mahogany, Nicholas Payton, Sonny Fortune, Willie Pickens. Inside Out - Billy Hart, David Janeway, Sonny Fortune.
A Better Understanding: Sonny Fortune: alto & soprano saxophones and flutes; Jerry Gonzalez: trumpet, flugelhorn & congas; Robin Eubanks: trombone; Kenny Barron: piano; Wayne Dockery: bass; Ronnie Burrage: drums; Billy Hart: drums; Steve Berrios: percussion. CD 3: Sonny Fortune - Alto Sax, Eddie Henderson, Trumpet, Joe Lovano - Tenor Sax, John Hickks, Piano, Santi Debriano - Bass, Jeff "Tain" Watts - Drums, Steve Berrios - Percussion .
Four in One (Sonny Fortune album). Four in One is an album of Thelonious Monk's compositions performed by saxophonist Sonny Fortune which was recorded in 1994 and released on the Blue Note label. Fortune plays quite passionately and really digs into the material, creating one of the finest recordings of his career".
Sonny Fortune (Cornelius Fortune, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, ., May 19, 1939 – October 25, 2018) was an American jazz saxphonist. Fortune played soprano, alto, tenor, and baritone saxophones, clarinet, and flute. After moving to New York City in 1967, Fortune recorded and appeared live with drummer Elvin Jones's group. In 1968 he was a member of Mongo Santamaría's band. He performed with singer Leon Thomas, and with pianist McCoy Tyner (1971–73).
Long Before Our Mothers Cried. Four In One.
|2||Laying It Down||7:48|
|4||A Swing Touch||7:04|
|5||Never Again Is Such A Long Time||4:07|
|6||It Ain't What It Was||5:30|
|7||It's A Bird||6:16|
|8||Tribute To A Holiday||6:10|
|9||Long Before Our Mothers Cried||6:45|
- Copyright (c) – Capitol Records, Inc.
- Recorded At – Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey
- Alto Flute – Sonny Fortune (tracks: 3)
- Alto Saxophone – Sonny Fortune (tracks: 2, 4, 6 to 8)
- Art Direction – Darcy Cloutier-Fernald
- Bass – Wayne Dockery
- Congas – Jerry Gonzalez (tracks: 9)
- Design – Patrick Roques
- Drums – Billy Hart (tracks: 2 to 4, 6 to 8), Ronnie Burrage (tracks: 1, 9)
- Engineer, Mastered By – Rudy Van Gelder
- Flugelhorn – Jerry Gonzalez (tracks: 3)
- Flute – Sonny Fortune (tracks: 1, 5)
- Liner Notes – Bret Primack
- Percussion – Steve Berrios (tracks: 3, 9)
- Photography By – Jules Allen
- Piano – Kenny Barron
- Producer – Marty Khan, Sonny Fortune
- Soprano Saxophone – Sonny Fortune (tracks: 1, 9)
- Trombone – Robin Eubanks (tracks: 3, 7, 9)
- Trumpet – Jerry Gonzalez (tracks: 7, 9)
- Written-By – Sonny Fortune
NotesRecorded at the Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, on February 20 & 21, 1995
Mixed February 23, 24 & 25, 1995
©℗ 1995 Capitol Records, Inc.
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Barcode: 7 2438-32799-2 0
- Rights Society: BIEM
|CDP 7243 8 32799 2 0||Sonny Fortune||A Better Understanding (CD, Album)||Blue Note||CDP 7243 8 32799 2 0||US||1995|