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Myra Melford Trio

Pianist Myra Melford found its way to NEW YORK at an auspicious period, poised to become listed on other top performers from the downtown jazz picture as a fresh community of collaborating music artists expanded the possibilities for creative appearance. Delivered in Evanston, Illinois (simply north of Chicago), Melford’s fascination …

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(((Powerhouse Sound)))

Yet another task from boundary-pushing jazz tenor saxophonist Ken Vandermark, (((Powerhouse Audio))) were conceived by Vandermark in an effort to concentrate on performing music based round the bass acoustic guitar. To these ends, Vandermark combined up with bassists Nate McBride and Ingebrigt Håker Flaten. Also presented within the ensemble are …

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Albert Mangelsdorff

Trombonist Albert Mangelsdorff pioneered the artwork of jazz polyphonics, introducing towards the avant-garde the symphonic custom of performing multiple records simultaneously. Delivered in Frankfurt, Germany, on Sept 5, 1928, Mangelsdorff was raised enthralled by jazz, devouring his old sibling Emil’s record collection. His uncle, a specialist violinist, offered him music …

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Albert Ayler

Among the giants of free of charge jazz, Albert Ayler was also perhaps one of the most controversial. His large build and wide vibrato had been difficult to disregard, and his 1966 group sounded such as a runaway New Orleans brass music group from 1910. Unlike John Coltrane or Eric …

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Al Neil

Jazz pianist, novelist, sculptor, painter, Al Neil can be an artist right down to the bone tissue. Exalted, enthusiastic, whimsical, actually cynical sometimes, he regularly adjustments skins and continuously remained within the underground since he fallen from the bebop picture in the first ’60s. Located in or about Vancouver for …

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Brandon Evans

New York-based multi-instrumentalist Brandon Evans was created in SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA in 1972. He started playing music as an adolescent while students at the SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA Artwork Institute, and afterwards began monitoring and executing with jazz saxophonist Sonny Simmons. Ultimately, Evans relocated to Connecticut to review structure …

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Tom Rainey

A local Californian who was raised in Santa Barbara, drummer Tom Rainey moved to NEW YORK in 1979 whilst in his early twenties (after their studies at the Berklee University of Music in Boston beginning in 1975 and time for California to reside in SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA). The brand …

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Brasserie Trio

A little group break-off in the Italian Instabile Orchestra, the Brasserie Trio first performed on the 1992 Moers Festival, and since that time has performed in concert at a range of unlikely venues: a casino, a supermarket, and the center of a forest, amongst others. The associates from the Trio …

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Tim Berne

Since he moved to NEW YORK within the mid-’70s, alto and baritone saxophonist, composer, and bandleader Tim Berne continues to be an important person in that city’s creative music community; he asserts a solid and singular musical character throughout his diverse and sometimes absorbing functions. He has inspired other and …

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The Art Ensemble of Chicago

Originally made up of saxophonists Roscoe Mitchell and Joseph Jarman, trumpeter Lester Bowie, bassist Malachi Favors, and afterwards, drummer Famoudou Don Moye, the Artwork Outfit of Chicago enjoyed a crucial reputation because the finest & most influential avant-garde jazz ensemble from the 1970s and ’80s. If that popularity was wholly …

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