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Les McCann - Invitation To Openness

Les McCann - Invitation To Openness
Invitation To Openness
Les McCann
Soul-Jazz, Jazz-Funk
SD 1603
MP3 album size:
2660 mb
FLAC album size:
2131 mb


1Beaux J. Poo Boo13:12
2Poo Pye McGoochie (And His Friends)12:34
3The Lovers26:11


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
SD 1603Les McCann Invitation To Openness ‎(LP, Album, RI)AtlanticSD 1603US1972
SD 1603Les McCann Invitation To Openness ‎(LP, Album, Fol)AtlanticSD 1603USUnknown
SD 1603Les McCann Invitation To Openness ‎(LP, Album, RE, PR)AtlanticSD 1603USUnknown
LM-0219Les McCann Invitation To Openness ‎(CD, Album, Unofficial)Not On LabelLM-0219RussiaUnknown
SD 1603Les McCann Invitation To Openness ‎(LP, Album, RE, SP)AtlanticSD 1603USUnknown


  • BassJimmy Rowser
  • Bass [Electric]Bill Salter
  • Drums [African], PercussionWilliam "Buck" Clarke
  • Drums, PercussionAl Mouzon, Bernard Purdie, Donald Dean
  • Electric GuitarCornell Dupree
  • Electric PianoJodie Christian
  • Engineer [Recording]Jimmy Douglass
  • Engineer [Remix]Fred Catero
  • Guitar, Electric GuitarDavid Spinozza
  • HarpCorky Hale
  • PercussionRalph McDonald
  • Piano, Electric Piano, Synthesizer [Moog]Les McCann
  • ProducerJoel Dorn
  • Saxophone [Tenor], Oboe, Flute, Flute [Pneumatic], Bells [Plum Blossom & Temple Bells]Yusef Lateef


Gatefold cover. White label.
Recorded at Atlantic Recording Studios, New York, N.Y.
Remixed at Fred Catero Studios, San Francisco, California.



Les Mccann. WMG от лица компании Atlantic Records BMI - Broadcast Music Inc. PEDL, LatinAutor - UMPG, Sony ATV Publishing. Les McCann. Invitation To Openness. WMG от лица компании Rhino Atlantic to Openness is an album by pianist Les McCann recorded in 1971 and released on the Atlantic label. All compositions by Les McCann. The Lovers - 26:02. Beaux J. Poo Boo - 13:06. Poo Pye McGoochie and His Friends - 12:30. Les McCann - piano, electric piano, Moog synthesizer, arranger, conductor. Invitation To Openness - Les McCann. Лента с персональными рекомендациями и музыкальными новинками, радио, подборки на любой вкус, удобное управление своей. Bill Kopp vs. Les McCann discussing Les. The album was controversial on its release thanks to its inclusion of Compared to What, a tune with lyrics that remain a. Continued from Part One. Among the most celebrated releases in Les McCann's extensive catalog, Swiss Movement is his 1969 live collaboration with saxophonist Eddie Harris. a recent interview with Les McCann: Asked if theres a subject he missed the opportunity to photograph, McCann answers quickly: God. Les McCann - Invitation To Openness 1971. To favorites 1 Download album. Listen album. Songs in album Les McCann - Invitation To Openness 1971. Les McCann - The Lovers. Les McCann - Beaux J. Poo Boo. Les McCann - Poo Pye Mcgoochie And His Friends. Total votes: 2. Other albums by Les McCann. Les McCann Sings. Jazz Vocal Jazz. Jazz Soul. Update Required To play the media you will need to either update your browser to a recent version or update your Flash plugin. Invitation to Openness. Alternative , 1971. As the 26-minute opening song confirms, this album is about openness as it pertains to patience, new sounds and abnormal musical ideas. Nothing on this album happens quickly - you are forced to let the album happen to you. Listen free to Les McCann Invitation to Openness The Lovers, Beaux J. Poo Boo and more. 3 tracks 51:57. Listen to Invitation To Openness Reissue by Les McCann - a new album release date: March 3, 2015 New Releases Now. Since its first release in 1972, Les McCanns Invitation To Openness has remained a landmark statement in free-form improvisation mixed with soulful grooves. Whether you already know this album or not, theres two treats in store for you. First off, are the new liner notes by Peter Relic, who interviewed the key participants of this album including producer Joel Dorn before he passed on. Invitation to Openness is a free-form exploration of simple themes infused with the same spirit of McCann and Eddie Harris' 1969 performance of Compared to What at the Montreaux Jazz Festival, except more laid back. That piece is only bested by Nina Simone's Mississippi Goddamn. But this is not where McCann is coming from on Invitation to Openness. No, he has mellowed and transcribes that mellowness into an early 1970s love vibe. Stream-of-Conscience so far beyond Faulkner and Wolff and we cannot imagine life without it. McCann's themes are developed slow