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I Am Wearing a Velvet Jacket by AJ Kluth

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Album Title: Anvils and Broken Bells
Label: OA2 Records
Released: 0


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Fiona's Comments

So, Paul Motion, Kenny Wheeler, Joe Lovano, and Bill Frisell get lost at sea on a boat. It begins to storm and the wind picks up. The steering is shot, the boat spins out of control, and they decide to spend their last moments alive playing out. That's kinda what this song is like. Pretty cool. Jazz from the Chicago scene.

About the Album

Saxophonist AJ Kluth's new ensemble, ALDRIC, is a collective of some of Chicago's busiest musical improvisers. With Kluth on saxophone and melodica, ALDRIC features guitarist Toby Summerfield, trumpeter James Davis, drummer Quin Kirchner and bassist Dan Thatcher. Their sound incorporates both acoustic and electronic elements, and a penchant for melody, group improvisation, space, noise, and groove. Think clouds of sound you can move to - they are!


AJ Kluth
saxophone, tenor

Date featured

August 1, 2011

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