Tracks A1, A3, C1 recorded at Fillmore East, New York Tracks A2, C3, D2 recorded at Trident Studios, London Tracks B recorded at Fairfield Halls, Croydon, October 1969 Tracks C2, D1 recorded live at Fillmore East, New York. A "Nice Production" A "Charisma Recording".
The Nice were an English progressive rock band active in the late 1960s. They blended rock, jazz and classical music and were keyboardist Keith Emerson's first commercially successful band. The group was formed in 1967 by Emerson, Lee Jackson, David O'List and Ian Hague to back soul singer P. P. Arnold. After replacing Hague with Brian Davison, the group set out on their own, quickly developing a strong live following
In the meantime, Keith Emerson had been making plans to leave the trio and form a new group that would, among other differences, be stronger in the vocal department, but until the spring of 1970 he was still playing with the Nice.
Keith Emerson’s work with the Nice was an extraordinary period of creativity and performance. It was not just a showcase of things to come from Keith Emerson, but rather it’s own point in time of brilliance. The Nice were a progressive rock band formed in the late 1960’s that played an important role in the history of Progressive Rock. The band was first formed in 1967 by Keith Emerson, Lee Jackson, David O’List and Brian Davison. Some of the band members had been originally part of a band called Gary Farr and the T-Bones. However, circumstances led to the eventual formation of The Nice
The version of "The Karelia suite" here sounds a little too like one of those awful tributes with Emerson simply rattling out the melody on a prosaic sounding synth. It certainly lacks the majesty and power of the "Five Bridge" version. Disc 2 sees the Nice departing the stage, and Emerson returning to perform a couple of tracks taken from his solo albums, alone on piano. He is then rejoined by a Dave Kilmister and two new musicians
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