SCCD 31177 Surprise Party / Bernt Rosengren Quartet
Sweden’s top saxophonist/composer/arranger/bandleader Rosengren (b. 1937) gained wide recognition through his work with Krzysztof Komeda in Poland and his performance in the soundtrack of Polanski’s film “Knife In The Water” in 1962. Later he played with George Russell, Don Cherry and Lars Gullin. In the late 70s he formed a group with Doug Raney, who is appearing in this recording on one track as a guest player.
1. Solar (Miles Davis)
2. I should care (Axel Stordahl)
3. Dr. Jackle (Jackie McLean)
4. Hip walk (Bernt Rosengren)
5. Embraceable you (George Gershwin)
6. Airegin (Sonny Rollins)