Gato Barbieri

In Search of the Mystery

Saxophonist Leandro "Gato" (Cat) Barbieri, the pride of Argentina, had a hugely successful career that included massive hits -- but he got his start on ESP-Disk' with this muy caliente session of no-holds-barred free jazz blowing.


Gato Barbieri: tenor
Calo Scott: cello
Norris Jones AKA Sirone: bass
Bobby Kapp: drums

Track Listing

1.In Search of the Mystery/Michelle19:002.Obsession No. 2/Cinemateque20:00

All compositions by Gato Barbieri, Syndicore Music (BMI).


Recorded March 15, 1967 in NY NY. Reissue production Manager: Adam Downey. Digital remastering by Douglas McGregor. Reissue design & layout by Miles Bachman.

Press Quotes

"But if there is a concept here, it’s extremely simple: you never heard such sounds in your life." - Clifford Allen, Bagatellen

Musicians: Gato Barbieri / Calo Scott / Norris Jones (Sirone) / Bobby Kapp

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Compact Disk In Digipak with liner notes
  • Product Code: ESP1049
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