Countdown: Time in Outer Space

Format: CD
Release Date: 4/8/2014
Album Personnel: Paul Desmond (Alto Saxophone), Dave Brubeck (Piano), Eugene Wright (Acoustic Upright Bass), Joe Morello (Drums)
Style(s): Post Bop
Availability: In Stock
Picture of COUNTDOWN-TIME IN OUTER SPACE (SPA) Countdown Source

This release presents the complete Columbia LP Countdown: Time in Outer Space by the classic Dave Brubeck Quartet with Paul Desmond, Gene Wright and Joe Morello, recorded May to December 1961. Also contained here is the only known alternate take from the sessions, presented on CD for the first time ever, as well as an extremely rare live performance by the same group taped in July of that year.

1. Countdown
Length: 02:27
2. Eleven Four
Length: 02:55
3. Why Phillis Waltz
Length: 02:20
4. Someday My Prince Will Come
Length: 06:22
5. Castilian Blues
Length: 02:34
6. Castilian Drums
Length: 05:22
7. Fast Life
Length: 03:01
8. Waltz Limp
Length: 04:18
9. There's a Crowd
Length: 02:46
10. Danse Duet
Length: 03:49
11. Back to Earth
Length: 03:22
12. Waltz Limp (Alternate Take)
Length: 01:57
13. Gone with the Wind
Length: 05:05
14. Lonesome Road
Length: 08:12
15. Take the 'A' Train
Length: 05:39
16. Three to Get Ready
Length: 04:25
17. Take Five
Length: 05:21
18. Blue Rondo a la Turk
Length: 08:01
Album Details
Disc Count: 1
Total Length: 77:56
UPC: 8436542015899