The 9th Moscow Festival of Jazz Music
Melodia (USSR) 1985
C60 22479 004 (LP)
sleeve : VG+(RW,WC,Side/corner rubbing)
media : EX-/EX-(Slight dust noise/light dust noise in some areas)
This is a live recording album from the Moscow Festival of Jazz Music, held in 1984 in the Russian capital, Moscow. The participating artists include Metronom, Orchestra Olega Lundstrema, The ensemble of Solistov Orchestra Gosteleradio Georgian SSR, The Orchestra of Rostovskogo Uchilishcha Arts, Novosibirsk Jazz Orchestra Viktora Budarina, etc. This is a compilation album with good content that allows you to enjoy the high quality jazz orchestra sound of the former Soviet Union, from lightly galloping authentic hard bop to modern and swing. The most recommended tracks are A2 by Orchestra Olega Lundstrema, which is composed by Olega Lundstrema and features a bluesy vocal work by a female jazz singer (name unknown). Fast scat jazz B1 by The Orchestra of Rostovskogo Uchilishcha Arts.