Tag Archives: Marilyn Crispell

Behind the Bamboo Curtain

LINEFINELYON 7 Roscoe Mitchell Creative Orchestra Sketches from Bamboo Moers : 1979 RM, alto sax; Leo Smith, trumpet; Anthony Braxton, reeds; Douglas Ewart, reeds; Wallace McMillian, reeds; Dwight Andrews, reeds; Marty Ehrlich, reeds; Kenny Wheeler, trumpet; Hugh Ragin, trumpet; Mike Mossmann,… Continue reading

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FMP #21: Crispell ’83

Pianosolo — A Concert in Berlin by MARILYN CRISPELL Consider for a moment that Marilyn Cripsell came to jazz/improvised music — what she calls spontaneous composition — at age 28. Her early musical education was almost entirely based around the… Continue reading

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WADADA WEEK, Part Two:
The Creative Orchestra, circa 1979

BUDDING OF A ROSE Leo Smith Creative Orchestra Budding of a Rose Moers Music : 1979 LS, trumpet; Roscoe Mitchell, alto sax; Anthony Braxton, reeds; Douglas Ewart, reeds; Wallace McMillian, reeds; Dwight Andrews, reeds; Marty Ehrlich, reeds; Kenny Wheeler, trumpet;… Continue reading

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SUMMER RE-UP: She Belongs to a World That’s Destroying Itself

Originally posted 27 September 2007. MR. JOY DREAMS Bley-Peacock Synthesizer Show Revenge: “The Bigger the Love The Greater the Hate” Polydor : 1971 Annette Peacock, vocals, arrangements, lyrics, electric vibraphone; Paul Bley, keyboards, synth, electric piano. On “Mr. Joy”: Richard… Continue reading

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