Prayer for Peace

Charles Tolliver and Music Inc.

Charles Tolliver & Stanley Cowell

Charles Tolliver and “Music Inc.” perform Stanley Cowell’s “Prayer for Peace” during the early 1970s.

Personnel:

Charlies Tolliver, flugelhorn & triangle
Stanley Cowell, piano
Wayne Dockery, bass
Alvin Queen, drums

After gaining attention in 1964 playing on Jackie McLean’s albums for Blue Note Charles Tolliver began working with Stanley Cowell in 1969.

Together they formed Strata-East Records two years later, continuing to collaborate throughout the 1970s.