Category Archives: Henry Threadgill

And the Winners Are…

IN TOUCH Henry Threadgill Too Much Sugar For A Dime Axiom : 1993 HT, alto sax; Leroy Jenkins, violin; Jason Hwang, violin; Dorian L. Peterson, tuba; Simon Shaheen, violin and oud; Johnny Rudas, culo e puya and fulia; Miguel Urvina,… Continue reading

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THREADGILL CONTEST #2:
This Brings Us To, Vol. 2

Henry Threadgill Zooid This Brings Us To, Volume 2 Pi Recordings : 2010 HT; alto; Jose Davila, tuba; Liberty Ellman, guitar; Stomu Takeishi, acoustic bass guitar; Elliot Humberto Kavee, drums. Hey there! We’ve had a great response to the first… Continue reading

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THREADGILL CONTEST #1: Novus & Columbia Recordings of Henry Threadgill & Air

SONG Artist Album Label : Year (personnel…) …and we though last year was Threadgill’s big year. Hot on the heels of the release of Mosaic’s tremendous Novus & Columbia Recordings of Henry Threadgill and Air AND Pi Recording’s release of… Continue reading

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EXCLUSIVE ALBUM PREVIEW:
Henry Threadgill Zooid

TO UNDERTAKE MY CORNERS OPEN AFTER SOME TIME Henry Threadgill Zooid This Brings Us To, Volume 1 Pi Recordings : 2009 HT, alto sax, flute; Liberty Ellman, guitar; Jose Davila, trombone, tuba; Stomu Takeishi, bass; Elliot Humberto Kavee, drums. Zooid:… Continue reading

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SUMMER RE-UP: Coming Through Slaughter

Originally posted 10 January 2007. THE RAGTIME DANCE BUDDY BOLDEN’S BLUES Air Air Lore RCA : 1979 Henry Threadgill, tenor sax, alto sax, flute; Fred Hopkins, bass; Steve McCall, drums. BUDDY BOLDEN’S BLUES (I THOUGHT I HEARD BUDDY BOLDEN SAY)… Continue reading

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D:O [Heart] The 80s, Part Three

  CHARLIE M Art Ensemble of Chicago Full Force ECM : 1980 Lester Bowie, trumpet; Joseph Jarman, saxophones; Roscoe Mitchell, saxophones; Malachi Favors Maghostus, bass; Famoudou Don Moye, drums, percussion. BLACK BLUES The Henry Threadgill Sextett Just the Facts and Pass… Continue reading

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‘Bread & Thread’

THE SAME RIVER TWICE, part 1 (live) Myra Melford Interpretations 1997.12.04 MM, piano; Dave Douglas, trumpet; Chris Speed, clarinet and tenor saxophone; Erik Friedlander, cello; Michael Sarin, drums. NOISY FLOWERS (live) Henry Threadgill Interpretations 1996.01.11 Myra Melford, piano; Ed Cherry, acoustic guitar; James… Continue reading

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