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Empyrean Isles

Herbie Hancock

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1
One Finger Snap
Herbie Hancock
7:17
2
Oliloqui Valley
Herbie Hancock
8:28
3
Cantaloupe Island
Herbie Hancock
5:33
4
The Egg
Herbie Hancock
13:59
Total Playing Time    35:17
"... Hancock’s percussive chords and rhythmic explorations are driven with seemingly unlimited energy. A curtain raiser for more good things to come."
- LondonJazzCollector

Fourteen-time Grammy Award-winner Herbie Hancock is one of the most respected and wildly diverse musicians in jazz history. On his 1964 release Empyrean Isles, featuring the Miles Davis Quintet rhythm section and Freddie Hubbard on cornet, Hancock established himself as a powerful musical and commercial force, returning to a hard bop sound inflected with modal, fusion and free jazz elements. Among the most important jazz albums of the 1960's, Empyrean Isles displays the boundless invention and experimentation that would become Hancock's signature style.
192 kHz / 24-bit and 96 kHz / 24-bit PCM – Blue Note Records Studio Masters

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