Afro Latin Vintage Orchestra / Masta Conga

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Afro Latin Vintage Orchestra / Masta Conga - Last Odyssey Last Odyssey
Jazz New - LP URLP303 Ubiquity
Sealed 2012 2LP Gatefold Original. “The Afro-Latin Vintage Orchestra May Not Be Well-Known Outside Of Europe Save For The Track "Kingston Abeba," Off Their 2009 Debut Album Definitely Roots. It Was Selected For The Paris Djs' (Grant Phabao And Djouls) Mixtape 21st Century Afro Extravaganza. Led By Virtuoso Percussionist Masta Conga, The French Group Is Truly An Orchestra, Numbering Ten Or More Players At Any Given Time. Definitely Roots Drew Euro Raves For Its Meld Of Afro-Beat, Funk, Old Descarga, Rhumba, Reggae, And Western And Ethiopian Jazz. They Followed It A Year Later With The Stellar Ayodegi: A Modern Afro-Fusion Ensemble, Which Was Rooted In '70s-Era Jazz Funk. Last Odyssey, Issued By Ubiquity, Is The Group's Debut International Release And Provides A Stellar Introduction To Their Ambitious Musical Vision As Well As Their Virtuosic Instrumental Talent. The Composition And Recording Process Begins With Masta Conga Laying Down His Various Percussion Parts Before Adding Jean-Luc Riga's Double Bass And Max Hartock's Drums. Elvis Martinez Smith's Guitars And Benjamin Peyrot Des Gachons' Keyboards Are Layered On Top Of These. Finally, Violins, Brass, Reeds, And Woodwinds Are Added. On Last Odyssey's 15 Tracks (None Of Which Are Longer Than Five Minutes), Jazz Is The Glue That Holds The Various Styles Together (All Of The Aforementioned Styles And More).” – Thom Jurek, AMG... more details
 

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