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Kosi: Stranger In Every Town

Label: self-released
Product Code: 28614
Catalog Code: None
Country: USA
 
Price: $9.95



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NY/East Coast Jazz vocalist Kosi presents her 5th album, a rewarding album of original songs that depict her experiences touring as an independent singer-songwriter through jazz idioms influenced by blues and rock forms, her strong voice emotional and expressive while supported by a core sextet of New York musicians; lyrical, solid, passionate.


Spring Heel Jack / Wadada Leo Smith: The Sweetness of the Water [VINYL]

Label: Treader
Product Code: 27541
Catalog Code: TRD 007LP
Country: UK
 
Price: $25.95



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A reissue of their 2004 album, the 4th on Thirsty Ear for the UK group Spring Heel Jack of Ashley Wales on guitar &, electronics, Mark Sanders on drums & timpani, John Coxon on guitar & keys, and John Edwards on bass, joined by Evan Parker on sax & piano, and special guest Wadada Leo Smith on trumpet, for a subtle album of sonic complexities, dramatic power and lyrical poise.


Smith, Wadada Leo / Sabu Toyozumi: Burning Meditation [VINYL]

Label: NoBusiness
Product Code: 26801
Catalog Code: NBLP 120
Country: Lithuania
 
Price: $22.95



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"Burning" is an accurate description of the energetic, spiritual and enthusiastic duo of Japanese percussionist Sabu Toyozumi and NY trumpet legend Wadada Leo Smith, also performing on koto, flute, percussion and voice, caught live at C.S Akarenga in Yamaguchi City for 6 stunning dialogs, including one dedicated to late trumpeter Don Cherry.


Smith, Wadada Leo: Rosa Parks: Pure Love

Label: Tum
Product Code: 26650
Catalog Code: TUM 57
Country: Finland
 
Price: $17.95



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Inspired by the civil rights movement and the iconic Rosa Parks, trumpeter Wadada Leo Smith's album pays tribute through impressive compositional skills that merge work with RedKoral Quartet, Blue Trumpet Quartet, Diamond Voices, and Janus duo, featuring excerpts from Anthony Braxton, Steve McCall, Leroy Jenkins, and words from Martin Luther King Jr and a text by Rosa Parks.


Coleman, Ornette: Looking For Ornette [DVD]

Label: La Huite
Product Code: 26217
Catalog Code: MVD1651D
Country: France
 
Price: $14.95



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Two films documenting and seeking insight into the work of late alto saxophonist and free jazz trail blazer Ornette Coleman, to some an iconoclast, to others a pioneering musician; the first film by Jacque Goldstein creates a portrait through interviews of those influenced by him; the 2nd, Stephane Jourdain follows Coleman's influence in today's music.


Naughton, Bobby / Wadada Leo Smith / Perry Robinson: The Haunt

Label: NoBusiness
Product Code: 26155
Catalog Code: NBCD 105
Country: Lithuania
 
Price: $15.95



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Reissuing Otic Records' 1976 LP "The Haunt" led by Bobby Naughton on vibes in a trio with Wadada Leo Smith on trumpet, and Perry Robinson on clarinet, very much in the India Navigation / loft scene vein of forward-thinking free improvisation: spacious and thoughtful as the players meticulously develop their concepts with uncompromising skill and artistry.


Smith, Wadada Leo: Solo - Reflections And Meditations On Monk

Label: Tum
Product Code: 24969
Catalog Code: TUM 53
Country: Finland
 
Price: $17.95



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An intimate album of solo trumpet from Wadada Leo Smith, performing compositions by Thelonious Monk, Smith professing in an essay in the accompanying booklet that he was motivated to become a composer by Monk above other contemporaries for his ideas of composition and bands; his admiration and love of Monk's work is clear in this beautifully lyrical album.


Smith, Wadada Leo: Najwa

Label: Tum
Product Code: 24968
Catalog Code: TUM 49
Country: Finland
 
Price: $17.95



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Paying tribute to musicians whose vision paved the way for modern creative players to use new approaches, language and philosophy in improvisation, trumpeter Wadada Leo Smith's band with four guitarists, electric bass, drums and percussion dedicates five incredible compositions to Ornette Coleman, John Coltrane, Ronald Shannon Jackson, and Billie Holiday.


Smith, Wadada Leo / Natsuki Tamura / Satoko Fujii / Ikue Mori: Aspiration

Label: Libra
Product Code: 24881
Catalog Code: 204-043
Country: Japan
 
Price: $16.95



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Pianist/composer Satoko Fujii's "Aspiration" brings together four masterful improvisers and innovators--trumpeters Wadada Leo Smith and Natsuki Tamura, and Downtown NY laptop player Ikue Mori--for an album of exciting and exceptional free playing over compositions from Fujii, Tamura, and one collective composition, a brilliant pinnacle of creative music.


Smith, Wadada Leo: Red Chrysanthemums | Solos 1977

Label: Corbett vs. Dempsey
Product Code: 21486
Catalog Code: CvsDCD025
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Unreleased for more than 39 years, these remarkably creative live solo performances on trumpet, flugelhorn, flute, steelophone, percussion and gongs from improvisor and composer Wadada Leo Smith were recorded in Los Angeles in 1977, during his visionary Kabell Records years.


Smith, Wadada Leo / John Lindberg: Celestial Weather

Label: Tum
Product Code: 21124
Catalog Code: TUM 46
Country: USA
 
Price: $17.95



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Trumpeter Wadada Leo Smith and double bassist John Lindberg met in NYC to record this set of suites using an incredibly emotional palate of melodic, technical, and free playing, on a 2-part work for Malachi Favors, a 5-part "Celestial Weather Suite", and a 2-part "Feathers and Earth".


Smith, Wadada Leo / Lewis, George / Zorn, John: Sonic Rivers

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 19210
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-4001
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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Tzadik's new Spectrum series begins with the collaboration of 3 legendary NY performers--Wadada Leo Smith (trumpet); George Lewis (trombone); John Zorn (alto sax)--in 8 technically superb and joyfully unique compositions and collective improvisations.


Smith, Wadada Leo & Tumo: Occupy The World [2 CDs]

Label: Tum
Product Code: 17823
Catalog Code: TUM 37
Country: Finland
 
Price: $22.95



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Trumpeter Wadada Leo Smith composed these 5 works inspired by the Occupy movement for the 22-piece orchestra TUMO, an improvising orchestra that is assembled specifically for each project they participate in.


Shipp, Matthew: Greatest Hits

Label: Thirsty Ear
Product Code: 17350
Catalog Code: THI 57205.2
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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A collection of 11 great songs by NY avant-garde jazz pianist Matthew Shipp, chosen from 10 different albums recorded between 2000 and 2012, outstanding tracks culled from more than a decade of innovative work.


Smith's Mbira, Wadada Leo: Dark Lady Of The Sonnets

Label: Tum
Product Code: 15631
Catalog Code: 23
Country: Finland
 
Price: $17.95



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Drawing on American creative music, Mbira music of Zimbabwe, and traditional Chinese music, trumpeter Leo Smith's ensemble with drummer Pheeroan akLaff and pipa player Min Xiao-Fen perform 5 extraordinary compositions of lyrical vision.


Malaby, Tony: Tamarindo Live

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 13847
Catalog Code: CF200
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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Saxophonist Tony Malaby's incredible Tamarindo trio with William Parker on bass and Nasheet Waits on drums is transformed to a quartet with trumpeter Wadada Leo Smith, performing live in NYC, 2010.


Smith, Wadada Leo, Ibarra, Susie & Zorn, John: 50Th Birthday Celebration - Volume 8

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 09240
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-5008
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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Smith, Wadada Leo / Anthony Braxton: Saturn, Conjunct the Grand Canyon in a Sweet Embrace

Label: Pi Recordings
Product Code: 04270
Catalog Code: Pi 10
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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Smith, Wadada Leo: Luminous Axis

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 01128
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-7083
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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