Badger Oak Workshop

In the photos the formation “Laboratorio Quercia del Tasso” in concert in July 1978.

In the 1978 edition of the Quercia del Tasso Jazz Festival, staged at the Janiculum Hill in Rome, an orchestral workshop was organized, bringing together musicians from different backgrounds and jazz backgrounds: Enrico Rava, Eugenio Colombo Danilo Terenzi, Massimo Urbani, Noel McGhee, Steve Lacy, Steve Petts, Roberto Gatto, Maurizio Giammarco, Roswell Rudd, Alberto Corvini, Kenny Wheeler, Paul Lytton, Irene Aeby, Tristan Honsinger, Kent Carter, and Roberto Bellatalla.

Note: The “Laboratorio della Quercia del Tasso” concerts of July 5 and 6, 1978 were released the following year by producer Aldo Sinesio’s Horo Records label in a double album entitled “Laboratorio della Quercia” (liner notes are by critic and journalist Dario Salvatori).

Contribution shared by Maurizio Giammarco

Laboratorio Quercia del Tasso