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Sun Ra - Life Is Splendid CD

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Audio CD (15 Nov 1999)
Number of Discs: 1
Format: Live
Label: Total Energy
ASIN: B000038IAP

1 Enlightenment
2 Love In Outer Space
3 Space Is The Place
4 Discipline 27-11 / What Planet Is This? / Life Is Splendid / Immeasurable
5 Watusi
6 Outer Spaceways Incorporated

Phonographic Copyright (p) – Alive/Total Energy Records
Copyright (c) – Alive/Total Energy Records
Recorded At – Ann Arbor Blues & Jazz Festival
Mastered At – Catasonic Studios


Alto Saxophone – Larry Worthington*
Alto Saxophone, Flute – Danny Davis, Marshall Allen
Baritone Saxophone – Pat Patrick
Baritone Saxophone, Flute – Danny Thompson*
Bass Clarinet – Leroy Taylor (2)
Design [Cover] – Patrick Boissel
Drums – Alzo Wright, Lex Humphries
Drums [Space] – Harry Richards, Robert Underwood
Lead Vocals – June Tyson
Mastered By, Transferred By [Digitally Transferred From The Original Stereo Recordings] – Mark Wheaton
Percussion – Russell Branch, Stanley Morgan
Photography By – Leni Sinclair
Piano, Organ [Space], Keyboards, Lead Vocals – Sun Ra
Producer [Original Recording] – Jimmie Douglass*, Michael Cuscuna, Tunc Erim*
Producer, Liner Notes, Other [Production Consultation] – John Sinclair (2)
Recorded By – Jimmie Douglass*
Supervised By [Original Recording] – Mark Meyerson
Tenor Saxophone, Percussion – John Gilmore
Trumpet – Lamont McClamb
Trumpet, Flugelhorn, Vocals – Akh-Tal Ebah*
Voice [Space Ethnic Voices] – Cheryl Bank*, Judith Holton, Ruth Wright

Recorded in performance at Otis Spann Memorial Field, Ann Arbor, Michigan, at the Ann Arbor Blues & Jazz Festival, 1972 for Atlantic Records.
Production consultation for the Rainbow Multi-Media Corporation.
Produced for Big Chief Productions in association with Saturn Research.

Digitally transferred from the original stereo recordings and mastered at Catasonic on October/September 1999.

Total time: 37:11