released 01 August 2000
Jorrit Dijkstra - alto sax, electronics
Ron Samworth - guitar, electronics
Peggy Lee - cello
Bill Clark - trumpet
Dylan Van der Schyff - drums
1: Curve Belt (6:41)
2: Humming (6:29)
3: Scarab (9:02)
4: Plant (5:29)
5: XJ (6:13)
6: Later (5:45)
7: Barcode (2:52)
8: Deaf Cat Lane (5:13)
9: Call Me in a Minute (7:48)
All compositions by Jorrit Dijkstra, except the group improv Scarab.
Deaf Cat Lane is dedicated to Bill Smith.
Produced by Jorrit Dijkstra, Ron Samworth, and Tony Reif
Recorded July 4,5,10, 2000 and mixed by Shawn Pierce at Blue Wave studio, Vancouver. Editing and Mastering by Graemme Brown. Design by Rayola Graphic Design, pictures by Laurence Svirchev and Diane Kadota.
Thanks to the Fonds Scheppende Toonkunst, Fonds Podiumkunsten, Canada Council for the Arts, BC Arts Council, Julie Mallozzi, Jane Gowan, Kate Hammett-Vaughan, the Hask Collective, Ken Pickering, Coastal Jazz and Blues Society, Barking Spinx Performance Society, Tom Lavin and Blue Wave Productions.
Jorrit Dijkstra is a saxophone player and composer living in Boston. This website features CDs of his own groups. He also composes for ensembles such as the David Kweksilber Big Band, Tetzepi Bigtet, Amstel Quartet and saxophonist Ties Mellema.