He also recorded a version of Balzac’s risque story “A Passion in the Desert” (1955).
Marcus Belgrave (1936 – 2015) was a jazz trumpet player from Detroit, born in Chester, Pennsylvania. He recorded with a variety of famous musicians, bandleaders, and record labels since the 1950s.
His “space jazz” composition “Space Odyssey”, originally released on Gemini II (1974) was included on the anthology Universal Sounds of America (1995) and was reprised on The Detroit Experiment (2003, above).
Dumb as in mute.
That’s were Jazzuela (2001) comes in.
The CD brings together the music of Rayuela.
On the turntable (above): Lionel Hampton & His Orchestra – “Save it Pretty Mamma.”