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Roland Kirk - Volunteered Slavery Album
Roland Kirk - Volunteered Slavery Album
Performer: Roland Kirk
Title: Volunteered Slavery
Label: Atlantic
Country: Canada
Released: 1971
Style: Free Jazz, Free Improvisation
Cat: SD 1534
Rating: 4.9/5
Format: MP3, FLAC, WMA
FLAC size: 2475 mb | MP3 size: 2469 mb | WMA size: 1190 mb
Genre: Jazz

1My Cherie Amour
Written-By – Henry Cosby, Stevie Wonder, Sylvia Moy
2 -
3Bessie's Blues
Written-By – John Coltrane
4Three For The Festival
Written-By – Roland Kirk
Written-By – Mongo Santamaria
6One Ton
Written-By – Roland Kirk
7Spirits Up Above
Written-By – Roland Kirk
8 A Tribute To John Coltrane 8:10
9Search For The Reason Why
Written-By – Roland Kirk
10I Say A Little Prayer
Written-By – Burt Bacharach & Hal David
11Volunteered Slavery
Written-By – Roland Kirk
12Lush Life
Written-By – Billy Strayhorn
13Ovation & Roland's Remarks1:45
14Roland's Opening Remarks0:40


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
SD 1534Roland Kirk Volunteered Slavery ‎(LP, Album)AtlanticSD 1534US1969
SD 1534Roland Kirk Volunteered Slavery ‎(LP, Album)AtlanticSD 1534Canada1969
SD 1534Roland Kirk Volunteered Slavery ‎(LP, Album, RE, RI)AtlanticSD 1534USUnknown
8122731732Roland Kirk Volunteered Slavery ‎(CD, Album, RE)Atlantic, Warner Jazz, Warner Strategic Marketing8122731732Europe2005
SD 1534Roland Kirk Volunteered Slavery ‎(LP, Album)AtlanticSD 1534US1969


  • Backing VocalsRoland Kirk Spirit Choir
  • BassVernon Martin
  • Design [Cover]Haig Adishian
  • DrumsCharles Crosby, Jimmy Hopps, Sonny Brown
  • Engineer [Remix]William Arlt
  • Liner NotesEd Williams
  • Photography By [Cover]Ray Ross
  • PianoRon Burton
  • ProducerJoel Dorn
  • Recorded ByBob Liftin (tracks: A1 to A5), Riece Hamel (tracks: B1 to B5)
  • Tenor Saxophone, Flute, Nose Flute, Gong, Whistle, Horns [Stritch, Manzello], VocalsRoland Kirk
  • TromboneDick Griffin
  • TrumpetCharles McGhee


Side two of this album was recorded at the Newport Jazz Festival in 1968.


  • Matrix / Runout (Side A Label): ST-A-691683-PR
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B Label): ST-A-691684-PR


  • Recorded At – Newport Jazz Festival


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