Category Archives: Noah Howard

FMP Dump No. 4:
THE NOAH HOWARD LPs

NEVER BEFORE ON CD For our latest FMP offerings, we’ve dug deep into the vaults. Both of these titles come from the SAJ sub-label whose vinyl releases quickly went out of print. Neither title has ever been available on CD!… Continue reading

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EUROPEAN ECHOES:
Noah Howard, 1943-2010

FIRE MARCH Noah Howard Quartet Schizophrenic Blues SAJ/FMP : 1977 NH, alto; Itaro Oki, trumpet; Jean-Jacques Avenel, bass; Oliver Johnson, drums. LECKE Noah Howard Quartet Live at the Swing Club SNIR : 1974 NH, alto; Michael Smith, piano; Bob Reid,… Continue reading

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Hung Up on Nothing: A Bobby Few Mixtape

When we ran our Vijay Iyer-penned piano mixtape last year, one of the kindest comments came from fellow blogger Hank Shteamer, who noted that he hoped it wouldn’t be our last such compilation. Little did we know at the time… Continue reading

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Soul Fire / Dread Mode

OLE NEGRO Noah Howard The Black Ark Polydor/Freedom : 1969 NH, alto sax; Arthur Doyle, tenor sax; Earl Cross, trumpet; Leslie Waldron, piano; Sirone, bass; Muhammad Ali, drums; Juma Sultan, percussion. In outline, Noah Howard’s career follows a fairly common… Continue reading

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