SUN RA - THE ETERNAL MYTH REVEALED - THE STORY OF A UNIVERSAL BEING AND HIS MUSIC. VOLUME 1 - COVERING 1933 - 1959 (14CD & BOOK)


"The Eternal Myth Revealed - the story of a universal being and his music volume 1 - covering 1933-1959. Thirteen hours of unreleased and ultra-rare music. Plus definitive Sun Ra autobiographical commentary. An estimated 14 cds with a 5" x 5" paperback book (approximately 132 pages) in a sturdy box. This huge album of never-collected recordings features Sun Ra as either arranger, side man or group leader, singer, or composer and are the cornerstone of his entire body of work. The piano sound and arkestra horn arrangements are all there right from the beginning. Mostly consisting of unreleased material plus fifty 78-rpm records freshly transferred for this project at Rutgers university. (The 'influences' tracks comprise less than half a CD and are included to illustrate Sun Ra's autobiographical commentary interspersed between the various Ra music segments)." (label info)
soon in stock - please pre-order | US| 2011| TRANSPARENCY | 119.90


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