Song information for love theme from spartacus yusef lateef on allmusic. Love theme from spartacus, dont blame me lyrics, three faces of balal, love theme from the robe, ching miau, purple flower, the plum blossom, blues for the orient, snafu, percussion concerto, youve changed, stella by starlight, head hunters, kokos tune, p bouk, ecaps, beginning lyrics. Terry callier love theme from spartacus version album. Yusef lateef the golden flute by monkeyislandblues.
Includes unlimited streaming of the storyteller a musical tribute to yusef lateef via the free bandcamp app, plus highquality download in mp3, flac and. Love theme from spartacus album version buy track 00. On this album lateef explores, in a painterly way, the border areas of the blues, in all their various guises and addresses both eastern and western cultures. Sep 11, 2017 lateef moans softly on the oboe as the rhythm section doubles, then triples, then half times the beat until it all feels like a drone. Nat also wrote some original songs that, while certainly not written in lateef s style. Provided to youtube by universal music group love theme from spartacus remastered yusef lateef eastern sounds. The complete recordings, 19591962 yusef lateef songs. Psychicemotus was released in 1965 and features yusef lateef on various flutes and tenor saxophone, georges arvanitas on piano, bassist reggie workman, and drummer james black. Lateef also makes use of more conventional jazz vehicals like, dont blame me and love theme from spartacus that are ballad standards featuring sensitive tenor and oboe interpretations respectively.
Yusef lateef eastern sounds rudy van gelder remaster 19612014. Yusef lateef grew up in detroit and began on tenor when he was 17. There are two cinematic themes here he cut themes from the films spartacus and the robe, which are strikingly, hauntingly beautiful revealing just how important accessibility was to lateef. Eastern sounds by yusef lateef on amazon music unlimited. Lyrics to love theme from the robe by yusef lateef. Lyrics to love theme from spartacus by yusef lateef.
Nujabess the final view sample of yusef lateefs love theme. Yusef abdul lateef born william emanuel huddleston. Nat birchall tribute to the legend that is yusef lateef. Yusef lateef, flute, oboe, tenor saxophone, xun called chinese globular flute in liner notes barry harris, piano ernie farrow, double bass, rabaab called rabat in liner notes lex humphries, drums. Thanks to the production backings of dj shadow, microphone contributions from lyrics born and financial help from solesides records, lateef followed with the ep the quickening the wreckoning, part ii that same year, along with his first full. Eastern sounds abounds with soulful, luxurious and contemplative sounds. The album features lateef s continued exploration of middle eastern music, which were incorporated into his version of hard bop with a quartet featuring barry harris on piano. Stream adfree with amazon music unlimited on mobile, desktop, and tablet. Yusef lateef love theme from spartacus lyrics genius lyrics.
Lets start with what many consider to be the version, the gorgeous take by yusef lateef on his seminal middle eastern melodies as featured on lexis snow jazz mix it conveys the emotion we all sense when exposed to this song and is beautifully constructed. Surprisingly, lateef also includes tender readings of two movie love themes, the robe and spartacus. Love theme from spartacus is one of the most spiritually uplifting tracks i have ever heard in my life, yusef lateef on oboe, please open your. October 9, 1920 december 23, 20 was an american jazz multiinstrumentalist, composer, and prominent figure among the ahmadiyya community in america although lateef s main instruments were the tenor saxophone and flute, he also played oboe and bassoon, both rare in jazz, and also used a number of nonwestern instruments such as the. Yusef lateef cd discography yusuf lateef was a leading representative of world music, long before world music was known as such in the jazz, pop and rock community. The opening track features lateef on chinese globular flute, generally called xun. Aug 26, 2019 the deification of yusef lateef, which began only after his passing in 20, rests on the first decade of his long recording career, from 19571967, when he extended the language of jazz to include elements of asian and middle eastern musics while recording for savoy, prestige and impulse. Love theme from spartacus by yusef lateef on amazon music. Eastern sounds yusef lateef to stream in hifi, or to download in true cd quality on. Love theme from the robe barcode and other identifiers matrix runout runout side a. Love theme from the robe composed by alfred newman. Listen to your favorite songs from eastern sounds by yusef lateef now. Lateef moans softly on the oboe as the rhythm section doubles, then triples, then half times the beat until it all feels like a drone.
Rebo2 sampled yusef lateefs love theme from spartacus. Yusef lateef born william emanuel huddleston, october 9, 1920 december 23, 20. Open your ears and soul to the beauty that is love theme from spartacus. And while the coltrane era of modal and free jazz was in full swing, lateef always followed his own muse, and continued looking forward while looking back to ancient. Bpm for love theme from spartacus remastered by yusef lateef. The final view by nujabes sampled yusef lateef s love theme from spartacus. Their most successful albums reinterpret, rather than translate or integrate, the music of exotic locales. You can download yusef lateef eastern sounds 2014 hires stereo 44. One of multiinstrumentalist and composer yusef lateef s most enduring recordings, eastern sounds was one of the last recordings made by the band that lateef shared with pianist barry harris after the band moved to new york from detroit, where the jazz scene was already dying. Listen to both songs on whosampled, the ultimate database of sampled music, cover songs and remixes. Spartacus love theme nardis bill evans solo duration. Akiko cover of yusef lateefs love theme from spartacus. Sep 03, 2006 eastern sounds, newly remastered by rudy van gelder the storied engineer who recorded the original september 1961 session, marks an early stage in yusef lateef s development.
The diverse yusef lateef suite 16 vinyl yusef lateef. Yusef lateef love theme from the robe 1961 by thejpdm. Lets start with what many consider to be the version, the gorgeous take by yusef lateef on his seminal middle eastern melodies as featured on. Jan 01, 2006 eastern sounds is an album by jazz saxophonist and multiinstrumentalist yusef lateef, recorded in 1961. Lateef had long been interested in eastern music, long before john coltrane had ever shown any public interest anyway. Lateef was born in chattanooga, tennessee, but his family moved to detroit, michigan in 1925. He played with lucky millinder 1946, hot lips page, roy eldridge, and dizzy gillespies big band 19491950. Download the android app to get lyrics to the songs you play.
Yusef lateef born william emanuel huddleston, october 9, 1920 december 23, 20 was an american jazz multiinstrumentalist, composer and educator and a renowned spokesman for the ahmadiyya muslim community after his conversion to islam in 1950. Yusef lateef love theme from spartacus snafu 1961, vinyl. Three faces of balal yusef lateef s interpolation into his music of traditions, modes, and instruments of asia struck a sympathetic chord in the jazz audience. Love theme from spartacus remastered by yusef lateef has a tempo of 3 bpm love theme from spartacus remastered by yusef lateef has a tempo of 3 bpm. Download eastern sounds rudy van gelder remaster by yusef lateef in highresolution audio at available in 44. Yusef lateef all categories lps, cds, vinyl record albums. Yusef lateef plays for lovers yusef lateef allmusic. The final view by nujabes sampled yusef lateefs love theme from spartacus. Official digital download 24bit192khz yusef lateef yusef lateef s little symphony 19872011 official digital download 24bit192khz yusef lateef the gentle giant 19722011 official. Love theme from spartacus by akiko is a cover of yusef lateefs love theme from spartacus. Yusef lateef, eastern sounds rudy van gelder remaster in. Yusef lateef long had an inquisitive spirit and he was never just a bop or hard bop soloist. Yusef lateef love theme from spartacus snafu discogs.
Lateef, who did not care much for the term jazz, consistently created music that stretched and even broke t. The package is a longoverdue entry in this hip series from jazzman records, and will also have you looking at your collection of older jazz in a completely new way thanks to tracks that include summertime by ahmed abulmalik, love theme from spartacus by yusef lateef, dorian by roy haynes, rip a dip by the latin jazz quintet, warm. October 9, 1920 december 23, 20 was an american jazz multiinstrumentalist, composer, and prominent figure among the ahmadiyya community in america. The storyteller a musical tribute to yusef lateef album track. From the 1961 album eastern sounds original jazz classics personnel.
Love theme from spartacus remastered by yusef lateef on. In particular, the record highlights two characteristics that would come to define his artistic identity. Eastern sounds is an album by jazz saxophonist and multiinstrumentalist yusef lateef, recorded in 1961. Yusef lateef cover of alex norths spartacus love theme. Nujabess the final view sample of yusef lateefs love. The album features lateefs continued exploration of middle eastern music. Check out love theme from spartacus remastered by yusef lateef on amazon music. Love theme from spartacus by yusef lateef on blues for the orient. Tidal is the first global music streaming service with high fidelity sound, hidef video quality, along with expertly curated playlists and original content making it a trusted source for music and culture. Mar 19, 2014 check out love theme from spartacus by yusef lateef on amazon music. The yusef lateef anthology yusef lateef on allmusic 1994 this good twodisc set covers lateef s tenure at. Check out love theme from spartacus by yusef lateef on amazon music. Unless im mistaken, it was originally covered by yusef lateef on his eastern sounds album definitely worth a good sit and listen. The exotic final track the three faces of balal features lateef on a.
Originally from the motion picture spartacus, this song has been covered numerous times, mostly in jazz settings. The nat birchall quartet love theme from spartacus. Love theme from spartacus yusef lateef sheet music, music. I first heard it in the nujabes track the final view and then yusef s track. Yusef lateef born october 9, 1920, chattanooga, tennessee, usa died december 23, 20, amherst, massachusetts, usa was an american jazz multiinstrumentalist, composer and prominent figure among the ahmadiyya muslim community in america, following his conversion to islam in 1950. Buy eastern sounds remastered by yusef lateef on bleep.1233 1118 988 929 1419 775 986 586 1109 983 946 891 344 1080 640 328 892 787 1324 20 712 505 1519 35 326 157 1314 1528 1265 1384 646 650 592 341 1422 467 64 1347 431 1247 601 416 774 888 1110