|Level:||1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5|
|Transcription:||Arrangement close to original|
Arrangement with flexible instrumentation for ensemble/band, including score and parts
|Music by||Abdullah Ibrahim|
|Instruments||Wood Winds, Flute, Clarinet, Saxophone, Soprano Saxophone, Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone, Trumpet, El. Bass, Percussion|
|Instruments on the Recording||Ensemble|
|Instrumentation Details||The original instrumentation is Soprano Saxophone, Alto Saxophone 1, Alto Saxophone 2, Tenor Saxophone, Percussion an electric Bass. But the jazzinotes edition contains for the 4 meldody instruments also parts in C (e.g- flute oder synthesizer) and Bb (e.g. for clarinet or trumpet). The percussion is notated as Small Drum and Big Drum and may performed e.g. from Djembe, Sogo, Bongo, Conga or Drums.|
|Transcription||Arrangement close to original|
|Album||African Marketplace (Abdullah Ibrahim)|
|Pages||34 (6 Score, 28 Parts)|
Abdullah Ibrahim war born on the 9th of october 34 in Cape Town as Adolph Johannes Brand. He emigrated in times of apartheid to Europe and was supported by Duke Ellington. In the Jazz world he became famous as Dollar Brand. In 1965 he moved on the the USA. As a pianist he was member of several bands and also organized his own band. After coverting to islam he returned to South Africa in 1970. 1979 he recorded the album African Marketplace with the title tune. He recorded several interpretations of this composition, e.g. on Cape Town Flowers, Mindif, Ekapaa Lodumo oder A Celebration. There a a lot of cover versions, too.
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