John Surman: soprano and baritone saxophones, bass clarinet, synthesizer
Jack DeJohnette: drums, congas, electric piano
Recorded 1981. Immediately recognised as a special album it won the Record of the Year Award in Jazz Forum’s Readers Poll. The press was equally enthusiastic. Down Beat: “Unrestrained delight! The stunning Adventures of Simon Simon shatters through several stylistic barriers in the most swingful of fashions and goes right to the heart of modern musical artistry” 5 stars.