LL/In Memoriam: Chick Corea: The Magician RIP

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Re: LL/In Memoriam: Chick Corea, Tuesday 16th February @ 9pm [UK]

Postby LMG » 16 Feb 2021, 21:05

C wrote:Possibly the most 'prog' RtF album?

Full of music from great musicians




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This album just screams 1970s

And I mean that as no bad thing at all...

(you would not want it to scream 1980s, believe me...)

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Re: LL/In Memoriam: Chick Corea, Tuesday 16th February @ 9pm [UK]

Postby John aka Josh » 16 Feb 2021, 21:07

C wrote:Great tubs!!

and the great Stanley Clarke on bass

Man!





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Great musicians all round.
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Re: LL/In Memoriam: Chick Corea, Tuesday 16th February @ 9pm [UK]

Postby C » 16 Feb 2021, 21:07

Sadly, it looks like kath is not going to be able to join us.

Unprecedented weather according to the news






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Re: LL/In Memoriam: Chick Corea, Tuesday 16th February @ 9pm [UK]

Postby LMG » 16 Feb 2021, 21:08

C wrote:
LMG wrote:Good evening/afternoon to you all.

To absent friends - notably Chick this week.

*chink*


Indeed Chris

*chink*




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Has the winter storm claimed our kath?

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Re: LL/In Memoriam: Chick Corea, Tuesday 16th February @ 9pm [UK]

Postby C » 16 Feb 2021, 21:08

Nice funky bass-line penetrated by Al's wonderful guitar





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Re: LL/In Memoriam: Chick Corea, Tuesday 16th February @ 9pm [UK]

Postby C » 16 Feb 2021, 21:08

LMG wrote:
C wrote:
LMG wrote:Good evening/afternoon to you all.

To absent friends - notably Chick this week.

*chink*


Indeed Chris

*chink*




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Has the winter storm claimed our kath?


Sadly - I thinks.....





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Re: LL/In Memoriam: Chick Corea, Tuesday 16th February @ 9pm [UK]

Postby LMG » 16 Feb 2021, 21:09

Funky!

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Re: LL/In Memoriam: Chick Corea, Tuesday 16th February @ 9pm [UK]

Postby John aka Josh » 16 Feb 2021, 21:09

Sure she's with us in spirit.
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Re: LL/In Memoriam: Chick Corea, Tuesday 16th February @ 9pm [UK]

Postby C » 16 Feb 2021, 21:09

She loves this album too.

Never mind at least she is safe




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Re: LL/In Memoriam: Chick Corea, Tuesday 16th February @ 9pm [UK]

Postby C » 16 Feb 2021, 21:10

John aka Josh wrote:Sure she's with us in spirit.



Absolutely - she'll have power and playing it as we type.

Wi-fi was the issue





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Re: LL/In Memoriam: Chick Corea, Tuesday 16th February @ 9pm [UK]

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LMG wrote:
This album just screams 1970s

And I mean that as no bad thing at all...

(you would not want it to scream 1980s, believe me...)





A much more organic sound. Lovely!
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Re: LL/In Memoriam: Chick Corea, Tuesday 16th February @ 9pm [UK]

Postby LMG » 16 Feb 2021, 21:11

Ah - those keys!!

Fabulous.

That geetar - go Al!

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Re: LL/In Memoriam: Chick Corea, Tuesday 16th February @ 9pm [UK]

Postby C » 16 Feb 2021, 21:11

Incidentally, I have said it before but there are two of these and they are worth looking out for:

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Re: LL/In Memoriam: Chick Corea, Tuesday 16th February @ 9pm [UK]

Postby C » 16 Feb 2021, 21:12

LMG wrote:Ah - those keys!!

Fabulous.

That geetar - go Al!



Full of music

An absolute delight!





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Re: LL/In Memoriam: Chick Corea, Tuesday 16th February @ 9pm [UK]

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C wrote:Incidentally, I have said it before but there are two of these and they are worth looking out for:

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Shall give them a go, thanks.
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Re: LL/In Memoriam: Chick Corea, Tuesday 16th February @ 9pm [UK]

Postby C » 16 Feb 2021, 21:13

I don't know about you guys, but I never rated the Al Di Meola solo albums


What you reckon?






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Re: LL/In Memoriam: Chick Corea, Tuesday 16th February @ 9pm [UK]

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C wrote:
LMG wrote:Ah - those keys!!

Fabulous.

That geetar - go Al!



Full of music

An absolute delight!





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Isn't it.

Some of the sounds Chick gets - just delightful little pearls of sound.
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Re: LL/In Memoriam: Chick Corea, Tuesday 16th February @ 9pm [UK]

Postby John aka Josh » 16 Feb 2021, 21:15

C wrote:I don't know about you guys, but I never rated the Al Di Meola solo albums


What you reckon?






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Elegant Gypsy has some moments, but overall his albums seemed rather bland - not having played heard them for about 30 years I feel my comment must be accurate.
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Re: LL/In Memoriam: Chick Corea, Tuesday 16th February @ 9pm [UK]

Postby LMG » 16 Feb 2021, 21:15

On this album:

ARP Odyssey, Micromoog, Minimoog, Moog 15 modular, Polymoog

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Re: LL/In Memoriam: Chick Corea, Tuesday 16th February @ 9pm [UK]

Postby C » 16 Feb 2021, 21:16

John aka Josh wrote:
Some of the sounds Chick gets - just delightful little pearls of sound.


He had such a range of musical outputs - solo piano, trios, bands jazz, jazz-fusion - like man other main man the great Keith Jarrett





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