Francisco Mora Catlett – Mora! I & II [FARO 222LP/FARO 223LP]


CATLETT, Francisco Mora - Mora! I

Far Out Recordings presents Mora!, and for the first time ever on vinyl Mora! II. Mexican-American percussionist and former member of the Sun Ra Arkestra, Francisco Mora Catlett originally recorded and released his debut solo LP as a private press in 1987, but the sequel he recorded over the course of the next few years with an expanded Detroit jazz brass section was shelved for decades to follow. A pan-American melting pot of hypnotic afro-cuban rhythms, frenetic batucadas and fiery sambas, Mora I & II are holy grails of latin jazz, masterminded by an unsung hero of the genre.

Part I / Part II / CD

Francisco Mora Catlett – Mora! I & II [FARO 222LP/FARO 223LP]

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