The Gateway trio was one of ECM's great, early ensembles and all three would go on to record many masterpieces for the label. This is intense, fiery (even sometimes rockish) music that defies categorization. DownBeat spoke of its "daring and visionary spirit" in a 5-star review.
Personnel: John Abercrombie (guitar), Dave Holland (double-bass), Jack DeJohnette (drums)
- Back-Woods Song
- May Dance
- Unshielded Desire
- Sorcery I