Alexander Hawkins & Louis Moholo-Moholo* - Keep Your Heart Straight (CD, Album)

8 thoughts on “ Alexander Hawkins & Louis Moholo-Moholo* - Keep Your Heart Straight (CD, Album)

  1. Ogun marks their 40th anniversary by releasing this superb album from drummer Louis Moholo-Moholo's Unit as an octet including Alexander Hawkins on piano, John Edwards on bass, and Jason Yarde on saxes, performing a heartfelt tribute to The Blue Notes live in Italy.
  2. In the rich jazz history of an old lion making inspired new music with a young one, Keep Your Heart Straight deserves a very prominent place on the podium. in the solemn, hymn-like chords in Amaxesha Osizi or Hawkins' rocking, early-Abdullah drive on Hear Our Hearts, they represent the young Oxford pianist's enthusiasm for that culture's fusion of soulful- ness and townships jive, and the percussion .
  3. Feb 26,  · Louis Moholo-Moholo Format Audio CD Genre Jazz Label Imports Tracks. Heavy Manners ; Amaxesha Osizi (Times of Sorrow) ; Hear Our Hearts ; If I Should Lose You ; Pure Vision ; Lakutshon Ilanga ; Catch You on the Rebound ; Prelude to a Kiss ; Keep Your Heart Straight Supply Source USA.
  4. Alexander Hawkins (born 3 May ) is a British jazz pianist and composer. Three of the main groups he has led or co-led are the Alexander Hawkins Ensemble; the Convergence Quartet (with Taylor Ho Bynum, Harris Eisenstadt and Dominic Lash); and the Hammond organ-based Decoy (with John Edwards and Steve Noble).
  5. Keep Your Heart Straight. • Alexander Hawkins & Louis Moholo. 2. Distant Groove. • Louis Moholo-Moholo, Frode Gjerstad, Nick Stephens & Fred Lonberg-Holm. Louis Moholo Frode Gjerstad Nick Stephens Fred Lonberg-Holm. Live Album. Showing all (9).
  6. He has also been noted in recent years for his performances in the bands of legendary South African drummer, Louis Moholo-Moholo. A duo album, ‘Keep Your Heart Straight’, was released on the Ogun label in October , and has been called ‘a classic in waiting’ (John Eyles).
  7. Featuring the formidable assembled talents of Alexander Hawkins on piano, Jason Yarde on soprano and alto saxophones, John Edwards on double bass and the year-old Blue Notes/Brotherhood of Breath/Viva la Black/Dedication Orchestra master drummer Louis Moholo Moholo bringing the beats, the Quartet's two day Oto residency follows the release.
  8. Top CD Stubs; Documentation Keep Your Heart Straight: Alexander Hawkins & Louis Moholo-Moholo: 1: Unit(e) Alexander Hawkins: 1: Album + Live. Year Title Artist Rating Releases; L.O.T.U.S. konstruKt feat. Alan Wilkinson / Alexander Hawkins / Dominique Spicer: 1: Showing official release groups by this artist.

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