Roland Kirk: Volunteered Slavery

Atlantic 1534 or 71407
October 15, 1969 or 1993

  1. Volunteered Slavery [Roland Kirk] [5:40]
  2. Spirits Up Above [Roland Kirk] [3:36]
  3. My Cherie Amour [Stevie Wonder] [3:17]
  4. Search for the Reason Why [Roland Kirk] [2:04]
  5. Say A Little Prayer [Burt Bacharach & Hal David] [7:56]
  6. Roland's Opening Remarks [0:40]
  7. One Ton [Roland Kirk] [4:55]
  8. Ovation and Roland's Remarks [1:45]
  9. A Tribute to John Coltrane: Lush Life/Afro Blue/Bessie's Blues [Strayhorn/Santamaria/Coltrane] [8:10]
  10. Three For The Festival [Roland Kirk] [4:00]

Roland Kirk-tsx, f, nose f, manzello, stritch, gong, whistle, voc
Charles McGhee-tpt (1-5)
Dick Griffith-tbn (1-5)
Ron Burton-p
Vernon Martin-b
Charles Crosby-d (1)
Sonny Brown (2-5)
Jimmy Hopps-d (6-10)
Joe Habao Texidor-perc (1, 6-10)
Roland Kirk Spirit Choir-voc (1-5)

July 22-23, 1968 (1-5)
Regent Sound Studios
NYC

July 7, 1968 (6-10)
Newport Jazz Festival
Newport, RI