The Indigo Invention Group, led by composer/storyteller/saxophonist Hans Spencer Indigo, incorporates improvisation and spoken word right into a big-band jazz orchestra. The Boston-based group shaped in 1999 for Indigo’s master’s recital at the brand new Britain Conservatory and attracts upon such affects as Laurie Anderson, Green Floyd, Maria Schneider, and John Cage. Indigo also pulls upon his previous encounters composing for movie theater, employed in children’s displays, and executing live spoken phrase with accompanying multimedia system gadgets. The group’s debut record, First Storybook, contains 26 tracks that define six huge compositions, which are section of an ongoing tale range. The group commorated the album’s July 2002 discharge at Boston’s Ryles Jazz Membership.