Rava String Band

Album entitled Rava String Band by trumpeter Enrico Rava. The album is recorded in 1984 at the Barigozzi Studio in Milan.

Enrico Rava: trumpet/Augusto Mancinelli: guitar/Nana Vasconcelos: percussion/ Giovanni Tommaso: double bass/Tony Oxley: drums

Rava String Band is made by Enrico Rava with a jazz quintet accompanied by a string quartet, consisting of two violins, a cello and a viola. The record work is inspired by saxophonist Charlie Parker’s album titled Charlie Parker With Strings(1955)