Sam Rivers - Contours album
Contours is the second album by American saxophonist Sam Rivers recorded in 1965 and released on the Blue Note label. The CD reissue contains an alternate take as a bonus track.
Saxophone, Flute – Sam Rivers. Trumpet – Freddie Hubbard. Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, May 21, 1965. Other Versions (5 of 14) View All. Cat.Contours (LP, Album, Mono). 7243 4 73163 2 6, 73163. Contours (CD, Album, Ltd, RE, RM).
With ‘Contours’ Sam Rivers proved that he was an innovator who could advance post-bop jazz when all norms were being challenged. Published on. May 21, 2019. Just after that album’s release, in May 1965 Lion booked Rivers for a follow-up session for Blue Note at Rudy Van Gelder’s Englewood Cliffs studio for what would become Contours. Rivers wrote all the material and brought in noted trumpeter Freddie Hubbard, plus Herbie Hancock and Ron Carter from Miles Davis’ band, to join him.
By: Sam Rivers (1965, Jazz). More albums from Sam Rivers: Hues by Sam Rivers. Fuchsia Swing Song by Sam Rivers. Crystals by Sam Rivers. Dimensions & Extensions by Sam Rivers. New Horizons by Sam Rivers. Paragon by Sam Rivers. View all albums . Contours. By: Sam Rivers (1965, Jazz). 1. Point Of Many Returns.
Contrasts is an album by American jazz saxophonist Sam Rivers featuring performances recorded in 1979 and released on the ECM label. However, the intriguing and very alert interplay between the brilliant musicians makes the music seem fairly logical and worth exploring by adventurous listeners". All compositions by Sam Rivers.
Contours is a post bop music album recording by SAM RIVERS released in 1965 on CD, LP/Vinyl and/or cassette. SAM RIVERS - Contours. Filed under Post Bop By SAM RIVERS.
Contours is the second album by American saxophonist Sam Rivers recorded in 1965 and released on the Blue Note label. View All . Thank you to the following people for keeping this profile up-to-date. Would you like to contribute? Register . Lists.
This album has an average beat per minute of 128 BPM (slowest/fastest tempos: 122/144 BPM).
Contrasts by Sam Rivers. Format – mp3. Download album for free and listen online on Myzcloud. Sam Rivers - Contrasts (1980). Songs in album Sam Rivers - Contrasts (1980).
Sam Rivers' second Blue Note album, CONTOURS, is an excellent quintet date which, like FUCHSIA SWING SONG before it, straddles post-bop and the avant garde with loose ideas given gorgeous shape through top-notch playing. With trumpeter Freddie Hubbard, pianist Herbie Hancock, bassist Ron Carter and drummer Joe Chambers providing support, it's little wonder that Rivers' four lengthy compositions all come out winners
|A1||Point Of Many Returns|
|A2||Dance Of The Tripedal|
- Recorded At – Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey
- Mastered At – Cohearent Audio
- Record Company – Blue Note Records
- Copyright (c) – UMG Recordings, Inc.
- Lacquer Cut At – Cohearent Audio
- Pressed By – Record Technology Incorporated
- Mastered At – Record Technology Incorporated – 32059
- Manufactured By – Record Technology Incorporated
- Bass – Ron Carter
- Design [Cover], Photography By [Cover Photo] – Reid Miles
- Drums – Joe Chambers
- Engineer – Rudy Van Gelder
- Lacquer Cut By – KPG*
- Liner Notes – Don Heckman
- Mastered By – Kevin Gray
- Piano – Herbie Hancock
- Producer [Original Session] – Alfred Lion
- Recorded By – Rudy Van Gelder
- Supervised By [LP Reissue Supervision] – Joe Harley
- Tenor Saxophone, Soprano Saxophone, Flute – Sam Rivers
- Trumpet – Freddie Hubbard
- Written-By – Sam Rivers
NotesRecorded on May 21, 1965 at Van Gelder Studios, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey.
Mastered from the original analog tapes.
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Barcode: 6 02577 24899 3
- Matrix / Runout (A Side etched): B0029413-01-A [email protected] 32059.1...
- Matrix / Runout (B Side etched): B0029413-01-B [email protected] 32059.2...
|BLP 4206||Sam Rivers||Contours (LP, Album, Mono)||Blue Note||BLP 4206||US||1967|
|7243 4 73163 2 6, 73163||Sam Rivers||Contours (CD, Album, Ltd, RE, RM)||Blue Note, Blue Note||7243 4 73163 2 6, 73163||US||2004|
|BLP-4206 / 84206||Sam Rivers||Contours (LP)||Blue Note||BLP-4206 / 84206||US||Unknown|
|HSV037VL, BST 84206||Sam Rivers||Contours (LP, Album, RE, 180)||Heavenly Sweetness, Blue Note||HSV037VL, BST 84206||France||2010|
|BNST 36509||Sam Rivers||Contours (LP, Album, RE)||Blue Note||BNST 36509||Italy||1978|