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Max Roach - Percussion Bitter Sweet Album


Max Roach


Percussion Bitter Sweet



MP3 album size:

2738 mb


GRP, Impulse!




Hard Bop, Post Bop



Date of release:




Max Roach - Percussion Bitter Sweet Album


Written-By – Max Roach
2Garvey's Ghost
Written-By – Max Roach
Written-By – C. Bayen, Max Roach
4Man From South Africa
Written-By – Max Roach
5Praise For A Martyr
Written-By – Max Roach
6Tender Warriors
Written-By – Max Roach


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
A-8Max Roach Percussion Bitter Sweet ‎(LP, Album, Mono)Impulse!A-8US1961
GRP 11222Max Roach Percussion Bitter Sweet ‎(CD, Album, RE, RM)GRP, Impulse!GRP 11222Europe1993
AS-8Max Roach Percussion Bitter Sweet ‎(LP, Album, aud)Impulse!AS-8USUnknown
AS-8, STEREO A-8Max Roach Percussion Bitter Sweet ‎(LP, Album, RE, Gat)Impulse!, ABC RecordsAS-8, STEREO A-8US1973
SNY 6, AS-8Max Roach Percussion Bitter Sweet ‎(LP, Album, RE)Impulse!, Impulse!SNY 6, AS-8Japan1962


  • Alto Saxophone, Bass Clarinet, FluteEric Dolphy
  • BassArt Davis
  • CongasCarlos 'Potato' Valdez (tracks: 1, 3, 6)
  • CowbellCarlos 'Totico' Eugenio (tracks: 1, 3, 6)
  • Drums, ProducerMax Roach
  • Executive Producer – Dave Gruisin, Larry Rosen
  • Liner Notes [1962]Margo Guryan
  • PianoMal Waldron
  • Reissue ProducerMichael Cuscuna
  • Reissue Producer [Post Production Reissue]Adam Zelinka, Joseph Doughney, Michael Landy
  • Remastered By [Digital Remastering]Paul Elmore
  • Tenor SaxophoneClifford Jordan
  • TromboneJulian Priester
  • TrumpetBooker Little
  • VocalsAbbey Lincoln (tracks: 1, 5)


Recorded in New York City in August, 1961
(p) 1993 MCA Records
(c) 1993 GRP Records, Inc.

Printed in the USA [booklet, tray insert]
Made in U.S.A. [disc]


  • Barcode (Text): 0 11105-0122-2 5
  • Matrix / Runout (Mirrored): MFG BY UNIVERSAL GRD122 0323507082
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI L771
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 2A02


Percussion Bitter Sweet is an album by jazz drummer Max Roach recorded in 1961, released on Impulse Records. It was trumpeter Booker Little's penultimate recording before he died from uremia in early October 1961. All compositions by Max Roach, except where noted. Garvey's Ghost - 7:53. Mama - 4:50. Tender Warriors - 6:52. Praise for a Martyr - 7:09. Mendacity Chips Bayen, Max Roach - 8:54. Man From South Africa - 5:12. Percussion Bitter Sweet, It's Time - Max Roach. Лента с персональными рекомендациями и музыкальными новинками, радио, подборки на любой вкус, удобное управление своей коллекцией. Four Classic Albums Quiet as It's Kept, Percussion Bitter Sweet, We Insist, Max Roach's Freedom Now Suite, It's Time - Max Roach. Max Roach - Percussion Bitter Sweet 1961. To favorites 1 Download album. Listen album. Max Roach. Songs in album Max Roach - Percussion Bitter Sweet 1961. Max Roach - Garvey's Ghost. Max Roach - Mama. Max Roach - Tender Warriors. Max Roach - Praise For A Martyr. Max Roach - Mendacity. Max Roach - Man From South Africa. Percussion Bitter Sweet LP, Album, Mono. La Voce Del Padrone. QELP 8053. 이 버전 판매. SNY 6, AS-8. Percussion Bitter Sweet LP, Album, RE. Percussion Bitter Sweet is a music album by Max Roach released in 1961. Percussion Bitter Sweet is ranked 14,577th in the overall chart, 947th in the 1960s, and 56th in the year 1961. Max Roach - Percussion Bitter Sweet VMP EXCLUSIVE 180-GM LP Vinyl Me Please Condition: New. Time left: 7d 18h 59m 52s Ships to: Worldwide. PERCUSSION BITTER SWEET is one of leaderdrummercomposer Max Roach's great musical-cultural statements. It is not only his personal masterpiece, but also a landmark, often missed when discussing the greatest Jazz albums of all time. It is daring, engaging, and ahead of its time. Abbey Lincoln's great vocals, Roach's great drumming and the playing of Eric Dolphy and Booker Little make this one of the greatest albums of all times. Max Roach is always an innovator and on Percussion Bitter Sweet shows his mastery accompanied by an Afro Cuban concept, with Carlos Patato. Personnel Booker Little - trumpet Julian Priester - trombone Eric Dolphy - alto saxophone, bass clarinet & flute Clifford Jordan - tenor saxophone Bitter Sweet is a hard bop music album recording by MAX ROACH released in 1961 on CD, LPVinyl andor cassette. Alto Saxophone, Bass Clarinet, Flute Eric Dolphy Bass Art Davis Congas Carlos 'Potato' Valdez tracks: A1, A3, B6 Cowbell Carlos 'Totico' Eugenio tracks: A1, A3, B6 Drums Max Roach Piano Mal Waldron


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