5LP box set - limited to 500 copies
First complete authorised release of the free jazz icon’s penultimate concert appearance, which features more than two hours of previously unreleased music on 5LPs, taken from stereo masters recorded by France’s ORTF.
Lavish packaging includes insert with previously unpublished photos, essays by Ayler Scholar Ben Young, Producers Zev Feldman and Saxophonist Jeff Lederer, recollections from Ayler bandmates Steve Tintweiss and Allen Blairman. Plus interviews and statements from Sonny Rollins, Archie Shepp, David Murray, Carla Bley, John Zorn, Carlos Santana, Joe Lovano, Annette Peacock and many more.
LP 1: Music Is The Healing Force Of The Universe / Birth Of Mirth / Masonic Inborn / Revelations 1 / Oh! Love Of Life / Island Harvest / Heart Love / Ghosts - Part 1 LP 2: Ghosts - Part 2 / Love Cry / Desert Blood / Revelations 2 / Revelations 3 / Revelations 4 LP 3: Speaking In Tongues / Truth Is Marching In / Zion Hill, Aka Universal Mes- sage / Again Comes The Rising Of The Sun / Holy Family / Revelations 5 - Part 1 LP 4: Revelations 5 - Parts 2 & 3 / In Heart Only / Revelations 6 / A Man Is Like A Tree / Holy Holy LP 5: Spirits Rejoice / Spirits / Thank God For Women / Spiritual Reunion / Mu- sic Is The Healing Force Of The Universe / Mary Maria Vocal Announcement/ Curtain Call