Albert Mangelsdorff/John Surman – ‘Room 1220’

Recorded August 30, 1970, Tokyo Trio RSP-9014 (Japan) [LP], Konnex KCD 5037 (Germany) [CD]

Albert Mangelsdorff, trombone; John Surman, baritone saxophone; Eddie Louiss, piano on 2, organ on 3; Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen, bass on 2; Daniel Humair, drums on 2

Room 1220 (Mangelsdorff) 21:58

Triplet Circle (Mangelsdorff) 8:27

My Kind Of Beauty (Mangelsdorff) 12:45


also released as Europe Jazz All Stars At The Midnight


European Jazz All Stars – ‘C’Est Tout’ also issued as ‘Jazz Festival ’70’; tv broadcast

Recorded August 18-19, 1970, Expo Theatre, Osaka Toshiba Liberty LPC-8045 (Japan) [LP] Far East ETJ-65010 (Japan) [LP]

Karin Krog, voice; Albert Mangelsdorff, trombone; John Surman, baritone and soprano saxophones; Jean-Luc Ponty, violin; Francy Boland, piano; Eddy Louiss, organ; Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen, bass; Daniel Humair, drums

Queens Of Lufthansa (Surman)

Round About Midnight (Monk)

Maiden Voyage (Hancock)

C’Est Tout (Woode)

Triple Play (Boland)

Our Kind Of Sabi (Louiss)

Portions of what were probably these concerts were broadcast on the West German/Belgian TV programme Jazz Gehört Und Gesehen number 59 (1971) “European All Stars in Japan”