Category Archives: Leroy Jenkins

Project for a Revolution in New York

SIDE TWO The Revolutionary Ensemble Manhattan Cycles India Navigation : 1973 Leroy Jenkins, violin, viola; Sirone, bass; Jerome Cooper, drums, percussion, flute, bugle, metal hoops, tape recorder. “Feel the wrath of my bombast!” said Mark E. Smith in the mid-’80s.… Continue reading

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Music for 18 Musicians

PART ONE Leroy Jenkins and the Jazz Composer’s Orchestra For Players Only JCOA : 1975 LJ, violin, composer, conductor; Wadada Leo Smith, trumpet; Sharon Freeman, French horn; Charles Brackeen, soprano sax; Joseph Bowie, trombone; Kalaparusha Maurice McIntyre, tenor sax; Bill… Continue reading

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THE QUIET RADICAL:
Leroy Jenkins, RIP.

CHICAGO The Revolutionary Ensemble Revolutionary Ensemble Inner City : 1978 Jenkins, violin; Sirone, bass; Jerome Cooper, drums. FOLK SONG GIANT STEPS Leroy Jenkins Solo Lovely Music : 1998 eMusic / CD Universe LJ, viola (“Folk Song”), violin. THROUGH THE AGES… Continue reading

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