restocked - OUTSTANDING RELEASE!!! A splendid documentary, in two DVD carefully packaged, containing the entire series of five documentaries on contemporary music made for French television in 1965 and 1966, produced by Pierre Schaeffer and directed by Gérard Patris and composer Luc Ferrari. roduced by Service de La Recherche under the direction of Pierre Schaeffer for ORTF.
It features Olivier Messiaen : Et Expecto Resurrectionem Mortuorum" (1965) Karlheinz Stockhausen : Momente" (1965) Hommage à Edgar Varèse" (1965) Herman Scherchen: Quand un homme consacre sa vie à la musique" (1967) Cecil Taylor à Paris" (1966)
wich is a rare document of Cecil Taylor in action in December 1966, a week after he recorded Student Studies aka The Great Paris Concert with Jimmy Lyons on alto sax, Alan (curiously billed as Ron in the film credits) Silva on bass and Andrew Cyrille on drums.