The Sun Ra Arkestra Meets Salah Ragab In Egypt //

  • 1. The Sun Ra Arkestra / Egypt Strut (06:42)
  • 2. The Sun Ra Arkestra (12:14)
  • 3. The Sun Ra Arkestra / Watusa (18:51)
  • 4. The Cairo Jazz Band / Ramadan (04:19)
  • 5. Sala Ragab / Oriental Mood (04:48)
  • 6. The Cairo Jazz Band / A Farewell Theme (10:02)
  • 7. The Cairo Free Jazz Ensemble / Music For Angela Davis (13:00)

Alto Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone, Percussion – Danny Thompson (tracks: 1 to 3)
Alto Saxophone, Flute, Percussion, Kora – Marshall Allen (tracks: 1 to 3)
Bass Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Percussion – Eloe Omoe (tracks: 1 to 3)
Bassoon, Percussion, Egyptian Infinity – James Jacson (tracks: 1 to 3)
Congas, Drums – Salah Ragab (tracks: 1 to 3)
Drums – Chris Henderson (tracks: 1, 2), Claude Broche (tracks: 1, 2), Eric Walker (tracks: 1, 2)
Keyboards, Organ, Hohner – Sun Ra (tracks: 1 to 3)
Music By – Salah Ragab (tracks: 1, 2, 5, 6)
Tenor Saxophone, Percussion – John Gilmore (tracks: 1 to 3)
Trombone – Tyrone Hill (tracks: 1, 2)

This CD includes the original seven compositions plus two bonus tracks previously unissued; and extensive liner notes by Hartmut Geerken (who invited Sun Ra to Egypt).

This is a historic document and a must for any devotee of Sun Ra.
The total time is 70'01