Download links and information about Fat Man and the Hard Blues by Julius Hemphill. This album was released in 1991 and it belongs to Jazz, Avant Garde Jazz genres. It contains 14 tracks with total duration of 55:07 minutes.
After leaving the World Saxophone Quartet, the innovative altoist/composer Julius Hemphill recorded with an unaccompanied sax sextet. This CD features such great players as Marty Ehrlich, Carl Grubbs, the young James Carter, Andrew White, and baritonist Sam Furnace along with the leader on 14 of Hemphill's compositions. These miniatures (all under seven minutes) are most notable for their fresh melodies, logical arrangements, and spirited ensembles.