All posts tagged: Ornette Coleman

Interview: Pianist Amina Claudine Myers

Composer, pianist, organist and vocalist Amina Claudine Myers sat down to talk with Hillary Donnell about some upcoming projects, her most memorable collaborations and her work with the Association for the Advancement of Creative Musicians. Hillary Donnell: How was it playing the Sheen Center on closing night at Winter Jazz, did you enjoy yourself? Amina

Series Review: Rye on Wednesday Nights (Williamsburg)

One of the most promising series for creative music in Brooklyn to open in recent months occurs weekly at Rye (247 S. 1st St, Williamsburg) every Wednesday night, at 9 pm. The series has been going since February and was originally presented and inspired by A.E. Randolph and curated by bassist Will McEvoy and saxophonist

Playlist for the Week of 8 March 2014

Ornette Coleman – Shape of Jazz to Come (Atlantic, 1959) [vinyl] Ornette Coleman – Change of the Century (Atlantic, 1960) [vinyl] Ornette Coleman – This Is Our Music (WEA International, 1961) [vinyl] Ornette Coleman – Ornette on Tenor (Rhino, 1962) Ornette Coleman – At the “Golden Circle” Stockholm, volsl. 1-2 (Blue Note, 1965) [vinyl] Matthew

Playlist for Week of 19 October 2013

Playlist from the past week: Mara Rosenbloom – Songs from the Ground (2013) Positive Catastrophe – Dibrujo, dibrujo, dibrujo … (2012) Map (Halvorson, Thomas, Nakatani) – Six Improvisations for Guitar, Bass and Drums (2003) Natura Morta (Loriot, Ali, Costa) – self-titled (2012) Harris Eisenstadt – Golden State (2013) Richard Davis – Philosophy of the Spiritual