Black narcissus is one of the most original and interesting novels that i have read in years. It would be henderson s last album to be released on the milestone label. It builds an atmosphere thats chilling and unsettling, and there are so many shots that took my breath away, but the brownface was incredibly distracting. Black narcissus was written by tenor saxophonist joe henderson, one of the giants of the instrument. Get ready by black eyed peas sampled joe henderson s black narcissus. Rosnes piano line is beautifully articulated, and washingtons bass. The song black narcissus was written by joe henderson us1 and was first recorded and released by joe henderson with herbie hancock, jack dejohnette, ron carter, mike lawrence 1 in 1969.
A group of anglo catholic nuns are sent to an old palace in the himalayas. Stream black narcissus by the warheads from desktop or your mobile device. Black narcissus by rumer godden 1939 literaryladiesguide. I looking to gain further knowledge about jazz music and theory in general. Black narcissus lyrics instrumental more on genius black narcissus track info. Our new desktop experience was built to be your music destination. Especially in the case of shorter and henderson, it wasnt only their playing style which was so. Black narcissus joe henderson without a song youmansroseeliscu you know i care duke pearson beatrice sam rivers recordame joe henderson chelsea bridge billy strayhorn isotope joe henderson whats new bob haggartjohnny burke serenity joe henderson night and day cole porter renee rosnes piano peter washington bass. Three compositions and subsequent improvisations were selected for analysis. Henderson compositions like inner urge, black narcissus, and isotope, all arranged for large jazz ensemble by henderson, don sickler, and slide hampton. Black narcissus is the best example of this, unfortunately. My question is the chord progression of the song black narcissus.
Black narcissus by the warheads free listening on soundcloud. Black narcissus is an album by american saxophonist joe henderson, released in 1976 on. Henderson took a page from the compositional methods of the miles davis quintet from a few years back in that many of the compositions feature the same dark corners and ambiguous chord structures of that famous group. Margaret rumer godden obe 10 december 1907 8 november 1998 was an english author of more than 60 fiction and nonfiction books written under the name of rumer godden. An analysis of harmony in selected compositions and improvisations. Listen to both songs on whosampled, the ultimate database of sampled music, cover songs and remixes. The allure and shock of black narcissus 70 years later. Power to the people is an appropriate title for a session filled with the sense of urgency and charisma found here. Black miracle 1976 black narcissus 1977 barcelona 1977 black narcissus is an album by american saxophonist joe henderson, released in 1976 on milestone and recorded in 1975 and 1976. It first appeared on his 1969 album power to the people, and featured. Black narcissus by joe henderson album, jazz fusion. Black narcissus by the warheads published on 20191210t14. Best transcriptions sharepoint, interactive exercises to enhance musical expression, technique and creativity. Black narcissus 1947 directed by emeric pressburger.
Song information for black narcissus joe henderson on allmusic. The two minor chord undulations in the first sixteen bars could get a bit soupy and sentimental syreetas with you im born again comes to mind, which ive tried to avoid. Release black narcissus by joe henderson musicbrainz. Black eyed peass get ready sample of joe hendersons. Compositional style of joe henderson david liebman. A guide to help you play better jazz piano by ron drotos history and overview. Joe henderson lima, ohio, april 24, 1937 san francisco, california, june 30, 2001 was an american jazz tenor saxophonist. Transcriptions more information home about fji departments linear jazz improvisation. Joe henderson s black narcissus the last eight bb author. Black narcissus 1947 is a provocative, dazzling and richcolored psychologicalreligious and sexual drama from the legendary partnership duo of the archers. Best sellers price low to high new releases most commented usa az level easy to difficult level difficult to easy in stock medias all with cd or audio with audio access with cd with dvd sheet music only samples all cover listen. The allure and shock of black narcissus 70 years later powell and pressburger were filmmakers that created iconic films in the 1940s. The title refers to the caron perfume narcisse noir. Loop by pigeondust sampled joe henderson s black narcissus.
The main influences were john coltrane and sonny rollins, followed closely by wayne shorter and joe henderson, all of whom were important for my jazz studies on the tenor sax. I currently listening to the standards in the real book to help get a better feel for what is jazz music, and how to play jazz. Joe hendersons black narci ssus is a delicate jazz waltz and one of the legendary tenor saxophonist composers better known compositions. Renee rosnes 2008 album black narcissus found the pianist celebrating joe henderson s music in a trio setting with peter washington on bass and lewis nash also on helen sungs version above on drums. These pieces are among henderson s most wellknown compositions, and were selected. The local warlord wishes the people to be educated and provided with medical care. Joe henderson transcriptions of 16 of joes bestknown tunes, including.
The temptation so attempt to read rumer goddens character from her black narcissus is almost overpowering by the. One of hendersons timeless classics and a bona fide jazz standard. Nine of her works have been made into films, most notably black narcissus in 1947. The best of joe henderson tenor sax hal leonard online. Both records are fueled by hard, congadriven grooves, and serve as excellent additions to the more experimental end of henderson s discography.
The main goal of this dissertation was to demonstrate joe henderson as a seminal figure in jazz history. Black narcissus is a 1947 british psychological drama film written, produced, and directed by michael powell and emeric pressburger, and starring deborah kerr, kathleen byron, sabu, david farrar, flora robson, esmond knight, and jean simmons. Solo on joe hendersons black narci ssus click image to enlarge this is a solo i wrote today, trying to makes sense of these changes. Based on the 1939 novel by rumer godden, the film revolves around the growing tensions within a small. Black narcissus release by joe henderson see all versions of this release, 2 available. Two phenomenal records from legendary jazz saxophonist joe henderson. In a career spanning more than forty years henderson played with many of the leading american players of his day and recorded for several prominent labels, including blue note. Also see camelot, duration, release date, label, popularity, energy, danceability, and happiness.851 1485 1111 1106 1410 1112 302 503 423 1125 2 1389 1500 1248 176 1586 1436 528 1230 1157 1170 1123 64 359 258 416 1454 1407 770 126 969 591 1337 474 705 233 818 277