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TONY DAGRADI of Astral Project <br> Dreams of Love (Still Sealed) <br> 1988 (Rounder Records - Out of Print)

Details: Rounder 2071, stereo, 1988

Condition: STILL SEALED! There is a small hole punch in the upper right corner.

From All Music Guide:

Tony Dagradi has always been leading the way to higher dimensions, whether as an educator at the renowned Loyola School of Music in New Orleans, or as the originator of the city's most revered contemporary jazz group, Astral Project. The saxophonist has always kept good company, whether with his compatriots in Astral Project, or the many fine musicians with whom he has played. Professor Longhair, Ellis Marsalis, James Booker, Dr. John, Johnny Adams, Larry Coryell, and Nat Adderley are just some of the artists that he has gigged with on alto and soprano sax. He is nothing if not versatile. For years, he toured with Carla Bley, and still sits in with the New Orleans Symphony.

Tenor and soprano saxophonist Tony Dagradi has the skills; his solos, lines and tone throughout the seven tracks on his CD were first-rate.

The tracks are:
1. Child's Play (Dagradi) - 5:42
2. Prayer (Dagradi) - 8:39
3. Morning Star (Dagradi) - 8:54
4. The Call (Dagradi) - 5:08
5. Dreams of Love (Dagradi) - 7:27
6. Parading (Dagradi) - 5:09
7. I Cover the Waterfront (Green/Heyman) - 5:47

Tony Dagradi - Sax (Soprano), Sax (Tenor)
Steve Masakowski - Guitar (Acoustic), Guitar, Guitar (Electric)
David Torkanowsky - Piano
Scott Billington - Producer
James Singleton - Bass

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