Liberating Vines is Paris-based drummer Karl Jannuska's debut recording as a leader. The repertoire is comprised of twelve of the drummer's original compositions with influences ranging from Ornette Coleman to the Aka Pygmy tribe. The quartet is also called Liberating Vines.
Karl Jannuska - drums and percussion
Kelly Jefferson - tenor saxophone
Brodie West - alto saxophone
Fraser Hollins - bass
John Sadowy - piano and organ (#1, 4, 5, 6, 10, 12)
Christine Jensen - soprano saxophone (#3, 7)