Haden Explores American Song On New Release

Discussion in 'News & PR' started by TalkBass, Aug 29, 2005.

  1. TalkBass

    TalkBass News Poster

    Mar 12, 2004
    <p>Pictured on the cover of <strong>Charlie Haden</strong>'s new Liberation Music Orchestra CD, <em>Not in Our Name</em>, is the same banner that arranger/pianist Carla Bley made in 1969 for the big band's self-titled debut disc, a jazz-fueled instrumental indictment of President Richard Nixon's Vietnam War policy. Not much has changed 35 years later, says Haden, the bassist who began his career in Ornette Coleman's legendary late-'50s nonconformist jazz quartet. <a href="http://news.yahoo.com/news?tmpl=story&u=/nm/20050829/music_nm/jazz_haden_dc_1">Read more.</a></p>