Alan Silva and the Celestial
Communications Orchestra, 1971, BYG 529.342-43-44
Tracks: Seasons Part 1 / Part 2 / Part 3 / Part 4 / Part 5 /
Musicians: Alan Silva, Alan Shorter, Lester Bowie, Bernard Vitet, Ronnie Beer, Michel Portal, Robin Kenyatta, Joseph Jarman, Roscoe Mitchell, Steve Lacy, Dave Burrell, Joachim Kühn, Dieter Gewissler, Jouk Minor, Kent Carter, Irene Aebi, Don Moye, Jerome Cooper, Oliver Johnson
Recorded live December 29, 1970 at Studio 104, Paris.
Six faces devoted to a composition : "Seasons".
Two hours twenty-three minutes of music played by a nineteen musicians orchestra under the benevolent direction of Alan Silva, who also plays bass, violin and various instruments .