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Smith, Wadada Leo: String Quartets Nos. 1-12 [7-CD BOXSET]

Label: Tum
Product Code: 32197
Catalog Code: TUM 805
Country: Finland
 
Price: $119.95



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Since 1965 Wadada Leo Smith has developed string quartets influenced by a diverse set of composers including Ornette Coleman, Claude Debussy, Howlin' Wolf, Scott Joplin, Olly Wilson, &c. heard here in 12 Quartets from 3 major periods of his work, compositions exploring the African-American experience, with scores that leave room for interpretation and expression from his players.


Smith, Wadada Leo / Henry Kaiser / Alex Varty: Pacifica Koral Reef

Label: 577 Records
Product Code: 31101
Catalog Code: CD-577R-5884
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.99



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Interpreting trumpeter Wadada Leo Smith's Ankhrasmation graphic score--the term joining the Egyptian symbol for life, the Ethiopian word for leader and the universal term for mother--Smith and guitarists Alex Varty & Henry Kaiser use the rich combination of visual cues and musical notation to record this rapturous and unduplicable album of profound and engaging improvisation.


Smith, Wadada Leo Great Lakes Quartet: The Chicago Symphonies [4 CD BOX SET]

Label: Tum
Product Code: 31013
Catalog Code: TUM 1004
Country: Finland
 
Price: $69.95



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Inspired by Don Cherry's 1966 Symphony For Improvisers and intended to illustrate the profound cultural contributions Chicagoans & Midwesterners have made, trumpeter Leo Smith's presents four expansive symphonies, three performed with Henry Threadgill (sax & flute), John Lindberg (bass) and Jack DeJohnette (drums), the fourth with Jonathon Haffner (sax) plus Smith, Lindberg and DeJohnette.


Smith, Wadada Leo / Vijay Iyer / Jack Dejohnette : A Love Sonnet For Billie Holiday

Label: Tum
Product Code: 31012
Catalog Code: TUM 60
Country: Finland
 
Price: $17.95



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One of two albums marking trumpeter Wadada Leo Smith's 80th birthday, and showing his creative and technical skills still in peak form, here in a trio for the first time uniting independent collaborators, pianist & keyboardist Vijay Iyer and drummer Jack DeJohnette, in compositions from each of the performers plus one collective improvisation.


Smith, Wadada Leo: Trumpet [3 CDs]

Label: Tum
Product Code: 30223
Catalog Code: TUM 802
Country: Finland
 
Price: $54.95



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Pure Wadada Leo Smith in a 3-CD box set of solo recordings from 2016 captured at and using the natural resonance of the St. Mary's Church in the town of Pohja, on the Southern Coast of Finland, presenting fourteen new compositions, including four extended multi-part works, as Smith demonstrates his incredible authority, investigative spirit and spiritual approach to the horn.


Kosi: Stranger In Every Town [Used Item]

Label: self-released
Product Code: 28872
Catalog Code: None
Country: USA
 
Price: $5.95



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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.


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.


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.


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.


Sanchez, Angelica / Wadada Leo Smith: Twine Forest

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 18216
Catalog Code: CF287
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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NY based pianist Angelica Sanchez in a stunning and intimate duo with legendary free improv trumpeter Wadada Leo Smith, an album of superb conversation that flows naturally from their work together in Leo Smith's projects Golden Quartet and Organic.


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.


Smith, Wadada Leo Organic: Heart's Reflection [2 CDs]

Label: Cuneiform
Product Code: 14525
Catalog Code: Rune 330/331
Country: USA
 
Price: $23.95



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An incredible double CD from trumpeter Leo Smith's Organic with Michael Gregory, Pheeroan AkLaff, Angelica Sanchez, Skuli Sverrisson, Brandon Ross, &c &c... incredible electric and acoustic jazz from the legendary improviser and innovator!


Malaby, Tony: Tamarindo Live

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 13847
Catalog Code: CF200
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $13.95



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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.








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