Oliver Nelson – Skull Session. Label: Flying Dutchman – BDL1-0825. Format: Vinyl, LP, Album. Composed By, Arranged By, Conductor, Alto Saxophone – Oliver Nelson. Drums – Jimmy Gordon (tracks: A1, B1, B4), Shelly Manne (tracks: A2 to A4, B2, B3). Electric Guitar, Acoustic Guitar – Dennis Budimir (tracks: A1, B1, B4), Lee Ritenour (tracks: A1, B1, B4).
Skull Session is hardly up to snuff for the talented and overworked Nelson, who was busy scoring TV shows at the time. The title track is a fun little dabble in electronic funk, but the rest seems beneath Nelson's abilities, as it takes his signature sounds, adds disco, dumbs down the themes, and finishes it off with pedestrian solos from .
Tracklist: 1. Skull Session, 2. Reuben’s Rondo, 3. 125th St. And 7th Av. 4. One For Duke, 5. Dumpy Mama, 6. Baja Bossa, 7. In A Japanese Garden, 8. Flight For Freedom. More albums from Oliver Nelson: Afrique by Oliver Nelson. Taking Care Of Business by Oliver Nelson. Soulful Brass by Oliver Nelson. The Original Motion Picture Score From Zigzag by Oliver Nelson. In Person by Oliver Nelson. 3-2-1-0 by Oliver Nelson. Fantabulous by Oliver Nelson. Leonard Feather Presents The Sound Of Feeling And The Sound Of Oliver Nelson by Oliver Nelson. View all albums . Skull Session.
Stolen Moments is the final studio album by American jazz saxophonist, composer and arranger Oliver Nelson, featuring performances recorded in 1975 for the East Wind label. All compositions by Oliver Nelson except as indicated. Stolen Moments" - 7:46. St. Thomas" (Sonny Rollins) - 3:57. Three Seconds" - 6:27. Mission Accomplished" - 6:30. Midnight Blue"(Neal Hefti) - 4:10.
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OLIVER NELSON - Skull Session. Filed under Big Band By OLIVER NELSON. A1 Skull Session 5:59 A2 Reuben Rondo 2:57 A3 125th St. and 7Th. Ave. 6:19 A4 One for Duke 4:30 B1 Dumpy Mama 4:38 B2 Baja Bossa 7:16 B3 In a Japanese Garden 3:07 B4 Flight for Freedom 4:25.
Skull Session is an album by American jazz composer/arranger Oliver Nelson featuring performances recorded in 1975 for the Flying Dutchman label. All compositions by Oliver Nelson. Skull Session" - 6:06. Reuben's Rondo" - 3:00. and 7th Avenue" - 6:24.
125th St. and 7th Avenue
One for Duke
In a Japanese Garden
Flight for Freedom
Laurindo Almeida - Guitar Michel Baulot - Original Design Concept Daniel Baumgarten - Preparation for Reissue, Reissue Producer Willie Bobo - Percussion Eddie Brackett - Engineer Oscar Brashear - Flugelhorn, Trumpet Bobby Bryant - Flugelhorn, Trumpet Dennis Budimir - Guitar, Guitar (Acoustic), Guitar (Electric) Jean-Pierre Chalbos - Digital Remastering Buddy Childers - Trumpet Buddy Collette - Clarinet, Flute (Alto), Flute (Tenor), Sax (Tenor) Vincent DeRosa - French Horn Chuck Domanico - Bass Jim Gordon - Drums Jimmy Gordon - Drums Bill Green - Sax (Tenor) Billy Green - Sax (Tenor) Nat Hentoff - Liner Notes Paul Hubinon - Trumpet John Kelson, Jr. - Clarinet (Bass), Sax (Baritone) Acy Lehman - Art Direction Shelly Manne - Drums, Percussion Grover Mitchell - Trombone Richard Taylor "Dick" Nash - Trombone Oliver Nelson - Arranger, Composer, Conductor, Primary Artist, Sax (Alto) Bill Perkins - Clarinet (Bass), Sax (Baritone), Sax (Tenor) Jerome Richardson - Clarinet, Flute, Sax (Alto), Sax (Soprano) Lee Ritenour - Guitar, Guitar (Acoustic), Guitar (Electric) Bud Shank - Clarinet, Flute (Alto), Sax (Alto), Sax (Tenor) Lonnie Liston Smith - Piano, Piano (Electric) Maurice Spears - Trombone (Bass) Bob Thiele - Original Album Producer, Producer Donald Waldrop - Tuba Chauncey Welsch - Trombone Mike Wofford - ARP Synthesizer, Harpsichord, Piano, Piano (Electric), Synthesizer