Quartette Indigo Leader Entry
by Michael Fitzgerald

Generated on Sun, Oct 02, 2011


Date: April 10, 1994
Location: Systems Two Recording Studio, Brooklyn, NY
Label: Landmark

Quartette Indigo (ldr), John Blake, Gayle Dixon (vn), Ron Lawrence (vl), Akua Dixon Turre (vc, dir)

a. 01    The Ragtime Dance - 3:30  (Scott Joplin) / arr: Akua Dixon Turre
b. 02    Naima - 6:02  (John Coltrane) / arr: Jimmy Heath
c. 03    Andromeda - 11:00  (Steve Turre)
d. 04    Footprints - 4:47  (Wayne Shorter) / arr: Akua Dixon Turre
e. 05    Efua - 7:42  (Akua Dixon Turre)
f. 06    A Saturday Night On Beale Street - 5:35  (Sonelius Smith)
g. 07    Come Sunday - 3:18  (Duke Ellington) / arr: Akua Dixon Turre
h. 08    The Ladies Blues - 4:27  (Akua Dixon Turre)
i. 09    Ruby, My Dear - 5:17  (Thelonious Monk) / arr: Gayle Dixon
j. 10    Lift Every Voice And Sing - 1:39  (James Weldon Johnson, John Rosamond Johnson) / arr: Akua Dixon Turre
All titles on:      Landmark CD: LCD 1536-2 — Quartette Indigo   (1994)
     32 Jazz CD: 32081 — Quartette Indigo   (1998)

Date: January 1997
Location: Systems Two Recording Studio, Brooklyn, NY
Label: Savant

Quartette Indigo (ldr), Regina Carter, Marlene Rice (vn), Ron Lawrence (vl), Akua Dixon Turre (vc, dir)

a. 01    Conversation Piece - 3:11  (Sonelius Smith)
b. 02    So What - 4:03  (Miles Davis)
c. 03    Love Song - 4:06  (Akua Dixon Turre)
d. 04    Hound Dog - 3:39  (Jerry Lieber, Mike Stoller)
e. 05    Afrika! Afrika! - 6:30  (Akua Dixon Turre)
f. 06    Theme For The Eulipions - 5:29  (Roland Kirk)
g. 07    A Night In Tunisia - 3:22  (Dizzy Gillespie, Frank Paparelli)
h. 08    This Little Light Of Mine - 5:10  (Traditional)
i. 09    Fizz Water - 3:15  (John Blake)
j. 10    Song For My Father - 3:43  (Horace Silver)
k. 11    Rush Hour - 1:01  (Akua Dixon Turre)
l. 12    Akua's Blues - 4:20  (Akua Dixon Turre)
All titles on:      Savant CD: SCD 2003 — Afrika! Afrika!   (1997)