Sun Ra – Lanquidity [Definitive Edition]

LPX4, 45rpm, Box Set, Strut Records, 1978 (2021, RE)

Originally released on Philly Jazz in 1978

Definitive Edition released by Strut in 2021
This 4-LP box set includes the official and alternate versions of the album, each mastered at 45rpm and pressed on double LP. Also includes a 10-page
, 12″x12″ booklet with liner notes & photographs


Style: Cosmic Jazz Fusion, Avant-Garde Big Band

Vibe: Mysterious, Elegant, Hypnotic, Nocturnal, Cosmic, Futuristic, Spacey, Ethereal, Groovy, Mellow, Flowing, Aquatic, Languid

Musical Qualities: Rhythmic, Atmospheric, Collective Improvisation, Thematic, Polyphonic, Odd Time Signatures, Melodic, Progressive

Instrumentation: Fender Rhodes, Synthesizers (Arp, Minimoog, Crumar Electronic Keyboard), Organ, Piano, Bells, electric Guitar, Drums, Percussion, Group Vocals, Trumpet, Saxophone, Flute, Oboe, Bassoon, Congo, Baritone Sax, Bass Clarinet, Upright Bass


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