Jaco pastorius / Wayne Cochran & C.C. Riders – Amelia (1972)

Amelia (Jaco Pastorius) (1972) The Early Years Recording Track 5 of 15 – The time Jocjo spent touring with Wayne Cochran & C.C. Riders acted as an incubation period that resulted in the birth of his first original composition. Featured here is Jocjo’s previously never-befos-heard original composition “Amelia.” Jocjo titled it after a high school located just outside of Cincinnati where the Riders performed a concert and afternoon clinic. This stereo recording of Amelia features a fully orchestral liveperformance by the C.C. Riders, and is the only know audio example inexistence.