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Fred Anderson Legacy Band. Legacy Live Volume One


Celebrating the Legacy

Chicago’s iconic saxophonist Fred Anderson is celebrated with the release of the Fred Anderson Legacy Band album. Featuring Anderson’s long-standing bassist Tatsu Aoki, renowned reedists Mwata Bowden and Edward Wilkerson Jr., illustrious drummer Avreeayl Ra, and the one and only Ari Brown. These musicians who helped create the legacy of sound at the Velvet Lounge, and special guest Mai Sugimoto, come together to remember and commemorate the eclectic sound of Fred Anderson.

Tatsu Aoki Bass
Ari Brown Woodwinds
Mwata Bowden Woodwinds
Edward Wilkerson Jr. Woodwinds
Avreeayl Ra Drums, Percussion

Special Guest: Mai Sugimoto Alto Sax

All compositions and arrangements by Fred Anderson Legacy Band

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1. Legacy 1 – 19:20
2. Legacy 2 – 11:05
3. Legacy 3 – 13:59
4. Legacy 4 – 16:36
5. Legacy 5 – 15:48


Executive Producer Francis Wong
Artistic Direction Tatsu Aoki
Recorded Live Elastic Arts, Chicago, USA
Recording and Mixing Engineer Caleb Wilitz & K-LAB DAD Sound System
Graphic Design Al Brandtner
Photography Lauren Deutsch Kyung Woo Han

Special Thanks:
Rika Lin, Sam Lewis

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Asian Improv Records Inc.
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Fred Anderson Legacy Band

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