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Don Ellis - Music from Other Galaxies and Planets album mp3
Post-Bop,Jazz Instrument,Trumpet Jazz
  • Performer:
    Don Ellis
  • Title:
    Music from Other Galaxies and Planets
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    Post-Bop,Jazz Instrument,Trumpet Jazz
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  • Recording location:
    A & M Studios, Los Angeles, CA
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    1284 megabytes
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    1234 megabytes
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    1377 megabytes
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Complete your Don Ellis And Survival collection.

This LP is the only complete misfire of Don Ellis' career. The had the distinction of being the first jazz musician to record the theme from Star Wars, but his forgettable version was soon greatly overshadowed by Maynard Ferguson's hit record.

Music from Other Galaxies and Planets is an album by Don Ellis recorded in 1977 and released on the Atlantic label. The album features Ellis' recording of the "Theme from Star Wars" which was released as a single. Ellis' big band has little to do other than play mundane ensembles and take occasional short solos. This is the one Don Ellis record that should be skipped". On All About Jazz, Jim Santella observed "this album from the Don Ellis library contains all the rhythmic and polyphonic excitement that you’d expect from such a pioneer in modern big band jazz. the album has a significant place in the history of jazz. Ellis influenced many. His legacy continues to inspire". All compositions by Don Ellis except as indicated.

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Studio Album, released in 1977. Songs, Tracks Listing. Star Wars (Main Title Theme) (John Williams, arr. Don Ellis) Arcturas (aka Get Closer) Princess Leia's Theme (John Williams, arr. Don Ellis) Orion's Sword (Don Ellis, arr. Tommy Vig) Pegasus (aka Off and Running) (Don Ellis, arr. Curt Berg) Crypton (Don Ellis, arr. Curt Berg) Lyra (aka Awakening) Eros (aka Let's Do It This Way For a While) Ursa (aka Cindy) (Don Ellis, arr. Reception - The album was not particularly well receive. mage: Music from Other Galaxies and Planets. Larry Eugene Carlton is an American guitarist who built his career as a studio musician in the 1970s and'80s for acts such as Steely Dan and Joni Mitchell

Sheet Music and Tabs for Don Ellis. Don Ellis played trumpet in big bands and orchestras before leading his own bands and recording his own compositions. He experimented with odd time signatures and unusual instrumentations, and his Eastern-influenced jazz gained popularity during the psychedelic 1960s. Ellis also invented a four-valve trumpet and developed a slide/valve trombone called a "superbone. Ellis won a Grammy for his soundtrack to The French Connection. Music from Other Galaxies and Planets.

Don Ellis chronology. Music from Other Galaxies and Planets (1977). Don Ellis Live at Montreux (1978). Pieces of Eight: Live at UCLA (2006). Ellis' large orchestra (four reeds, eight brass, one keyboard, two bassists, two drummers, two percussionists and a string quartet) performs six of the leader's originals and, although none of the songs are all that memorable, there are many fine solos". On All About Jazz, Jim Santella observed "this album from the Don Ellis library contains all the rhythmic and polyphonic excitement.


Laurie Badessa - Strings
Israel Baker - Personnel
Curt Berg - Orchestration
Richard Bullock - Trombone
Darrell Clayborn - Bass
Jack Coan - Trumpet
James Coile - Saxophone, Woodwind
Jim Coile - Saxophone, Wind
Dave Crigger - Drums
Don Ellis - Composer, Flugelhorn, Orchestration, Primary Artist, Producer, Trumpet
Mike Englander - Drums
Sid Garris - Producer
Allan Harshman - Personnel
Paula Hochhalger - Strings
Paula Hochhalter - Strings
Alan Kaplan - Trombone
Randy Kerber - Clavinet, Piano, Piano (Electric), Synthesizer
Sidney Muldrow - French Horn
Richard Taylor "Dick" Nash - Personnel
Ted Nash - Saxophone, Wind, Woodwind
Ann Patterson - Saxophone, Wind, Woodwind
Gil Rathel - Trumpet
Ruth Ritchie - Percussion
Pete Romano - Engineer
Jimbo Ross - Strings
Jim Self - Tuba
Jim Snodgrass - Saxophone, Wind, Woodwind
Glenn Stuart - Trumpet
Pam Tompkins - Strings
Chino Valdes - Latin Percussion, Percussion
Tommy Vig - Orchestration
John Williams - Composer

Track List

Title/Composer Performer Time
1 Star Wars John Williams Don Ellis 3:23
2 Arcturas Don Ellis Don Ellis 5:44
3 Princess Leia's Theme John Williams Don Ellis 3:49
4 Orion's Sword Don Ellis Don Ellis 3:47
5 Pegasus Don Ellis Don Ellis 2:44
6 Crypton Don Ellis Don Ellis 3:31
7 Lyra Don Ellis Don Ellis 5:51
8 Eros Don Ellis Don Ellis 4:12
9 Ursa Don Ellis Don Ellis 2:48
10 Vulcan Don Ellis Don Ellis 4:37