CARTER JEFFERSON - THE RISE OF ATLANTIS

CARTER JEFFERSON

THE RISE OF ATLANTIS

1LP

Carter Jefferson was an American jazz tenor saxophonist who first made name for himself as member of Woody Shaw's first working quintet. In 1978, he released his first and only solo studio album, The Rise Of Atlantis, which was produced by Woody Shaw. 

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  • 180 gram audiophile vinyl
  • Sleeve printed on heavy cardboard with linen laminate finish
  • Includes liner notes on back sleeve by Michael Cuscuna
  • Jazz tenor-saxophonist Carter Jefferson's only recording as a solo artist
  • Limited edition of 1000 individually numbered copies on translucent green coloured vinyl
Catalog # : MOVLP3266 Format : 1 LP, 180 gram Releasedate : January 27 2023
Barcode : 8719262027213 Sleeve : 3mm Original Release : 1978 

Side A

1. Why
2. The Rise Of Atlantis
3. Wind Chimes

Side B

1. Changing Trains
2. Song For Gwen
3. Blues For Wood

Carter Jefferson was an American jazz tenor saxophonist who first made name for himself as member of Woody Shaw's first working quintet. As a sideman, Carter played amongst many jazz icons, including Art Blakey, Walter Davis, Jr. and Jack Walrath. In 1978, he released his first and only solo studio album, The Rise Of Atlantis, which was produced by Woody Shaw. For the recordings, Jefferson is backed by Terumasa Hino, Harry Whitaker, Clint Houston, Victor Lewis, Steve Thornton, Lani Groves, Shunzo Ono and John Hicks.

The Rise Of Atlantis is available as a limited edition of 1000 individually numbered copies on translucent green coloured vinyl and includes liner notes by Michael Cuscuna on the back sleeve.

 

  • 180 gram audiophile vinyl
  • Sleeve printed on heavy cardboard with linen laminate finish
  • Includes liner notes on back sleeve by Michael Cuscuna
  • Jazz tenor-saxophonist Carter Jefferson's only recording as a solo artist
  • Limited edition of 1000 individually numbered copies on translucent green coloured vinyl