Track listing: A1. Shadows, Where Ever We Turn A2. Scandal A3. Wester Meaning A4. Gaby Love B1. El Dorado B2. In The Middle Of The Way B3. Wellcome Personnel: Joachim Kühn – piano, alto saxophone, [More]
Ascension is a jazz album by John Coltrane recorded in 1965 and released in 1966. It is often considered to be a cornerstone of Coltrane’s work, with the albums released before it being more conventional [More]
Unit Structures is a 1966 album by free jazz pianist Cecil Taylor released by Blue Note Records. Unusually, Taylor’s group features two bassists, one (Alan Silva) playing mostly with a bow, and the other (Henry [More]
Track listing: Side A: Billie The Kid (Martin) Tallness (Surman) Dee Tune (Surman) Side B: In Between (Surman) Spikenard (Phillips) Personnel: John Surman – baritone saxophone, soprano saxophone, bass clarinet Barre Phillips – bass Stu [More]
Ramblin’ is an album led by jazz pianist Paul Bley recorded in Italy in 1966 and released on the French BYG Actuel label. AllMusic Review by Steve Loewy: Ramblin’ comes from an adventurous period in [More]
Thembi is the seventh album by free-jazz saxophonist Pharoah Sanders, released in 1971. AllMusic Review by Steve Huey: Recorded with two different ensembles, Thembi was a departure from the slowly developing, side-long, mantra-like grooves Pharoah [More]
Track listing: 1 Very Early (Bill Evans) 2 Stowaway 7:08 3 Come Rain or Come Shine (Harold Arlen) 13:23 4 Embraceable You (Gershwin) 20:18 5 Cariba (Wes Montgomery) 27:50 6 Impressions (John Coltrane) 33:54 7 [More]
Three for Shepp is the debut album by American saxophonist Marion Brown featuring performances recorded in 1966 for the Impulse! label. AllMusic Review by Thom Jurek: Marion Brown’s Three for Shepp is the image-in-the-mirror companion [More]
A cornerstone piece of free jazz by the late great Albert Ayler. Albert Ayler – tenor saxophone.
From the album “First Meditations”. First Meditations (for quartet) is an album by John Coltrane recorded on September 2, 1965 and posthumously released in 1977. It is a quartet version of a suite Coltrane would [More]