By the late 1960's Archie Shepp, following his earlier patronage by the legendary John Coltrane, had established himself as a leading player in the field of avant-garde jazz.
This deluxe 2CD set captures Shepp's complete live performance at the Juan les Pins Jazz Festival in Antibes on July 18, 1970. Originally released on the BYG Actuel label as two separate albums, each disc features one extended piece, split into 2 parts.
- DISC ONE:
- 1. The Early Bird, Part 1
- 2. The Early Bird, Part 2
- DISC TWO:
- 1. Huru, Part 1
- 2. Huru, Part 2
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