May 222018

‘perks’ shared this on dime back in august 2015.  i pulled this show back up after i read or heard something about marquis hill &/or blacktet recently.  no idea where.  but this turned out to be a real jem, and perks’ recording does it justice.
justin thomas

marquis hill blacktet
mears park – twin cities jazz fest
st. paul, mn
june 27, 2015

marquis hill, trumpet
christopher mcbride, alto sax
justin thomas, vibes
joshua ramos (?), bass
makaya mccraven, drums

1. stage announcements 1:28
2. ut 9:28
3. band intros 1:20
4. white shadows 7:32
5. the essense 7:07
6. ut 23:36
7. ut 13:32
8. ut 3:06
9. ut 5:10
10. outro 2:55

tt 1:15:15

source: schoeps mk5’s (cardioid position/ortf pattern > active cables > nbox > ediol r-05 @ 24/48. recorded on a 3.5′ stand on the center aisle – row 10.
transfer: 16gb sdhc card > dell pc > 24bit wav > sony sound forge 9.0e > cdwave editor > trader’s little helper > flac16.

recorded and transferred by perks.

samples:  marquis hill blacktet 2015-06-27 t02.mp3 and  marquis hill blacktet 2015-06-27 t07.mp3

covers by pete, using a modified photo originally from the minnesota spokesman-recorder website.

  3 Responses to “marquis hill blacktet – 27 june 2015, mears park, st. paul, mn, usa”

  1. !UDtMKkwjVeBK6e81A1tG-i0ySrF42THYpk7pE-VQxMA

  2. SUPER!…
    BIG THX!….

  3. […] here, more improvisational.  and having marquis hill on trumpet is a real plus.  see also this posting of a marquis hill show with makaya mccraven on drums, a nice counterpoint to this […]

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