American Composer

Roscoe Mitchell

  • Aug 03, 1940 (age 81)
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2019
Voyage and Homecoming
AlbumJan 18, 2019

Voyage and Homecoming

Voyage and Homecoming released.
2018
Ride the Wind
AlbumFeb 16, 2018

Ride the Wind

Ride the Wind released.
Accelerated Projection
AlbumJan 1, 2018

Accelerated Projection

Accelerated Projection released.
2017
Duets With Anthony Braxton
AlbumSep 15, 2017

Duets With Anthony Braxton

Duets With Anthony Braxton released.
Discussions Orchestra
AlbumSep 8, 2017

Discussions Orchestra

Discussions Orchestra released.
Bells for the South Side
AlbumJun 16, 2017

Bells for the South Side

Bells for the South Side is a …
Bells for the South Side is a double album by American jazz saxophonist Roscoe Mitchell, which was recorded live in 2015 at Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago in the context of "The Freedom Principle", a 50th-anniversary exhibition devoted to the Association for the Advancement of Creative Musicians, and released on ECM.
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Four Ways
AlbumMar 17, 2017

Four Ways

Four Ways is an album by American jazz saxophonist Roscoe …
Four Ways is an album by American jazz saxophonist Roscoe Mitchell, with Stephen Rush's band Yugonaut which was recorded in 2009 at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor and released on Nessa in 2017.
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2016
Nessuno
AlbumAug 26, 2016

Nessuno

Nessuno released.
2015
Roscoe Mitchell: The Complete Remastered Recording on Black Saint & Soul Note
AlbumNov 13, 2015

Roscoe Mitchell: The Complete Remastere…

Roscoe Mitchell: The Complete Remastered Recording on …
Roscoe Mitchell: The Complete Remastered Recording on Black Saint & Soul Note released.
Celebrating Fred Anderson
AlbumAug 21, 2015

Celebrating Fred Anderson

Celebrating Fred Anderson is …
Celebrating Fred Anderson is an album by American jazz saxophonist Roscoe Mitchell, which was recorded live in 2015 at Chicago's Constellation and released on Nessa. For this tribute to saxophonist Fred Anderson, Mitchell assembled a quartet with cellist Tomeka Reid, bassist Junius Paul and drummer Vincent Davis and prepared four original pieces and adaptations of two Fred Anderson compositions, "Bernice" and "Ladies in Love".
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Made in Chicago
AlbumMar 10, 2015

Made in Chicago

Made in Chicago is a live album by drummer and composer Jack …
Made in Chicago is a live album by drummer and composer Jack DeJohnette with fellow Chicagoan musicians pianist Muhal Richard Abrams, bassist Larry Gray and saxophonists Roscoe Mitchell and Henry Threadgill recorded at the 35th Chicago Jazz Festival in 2013 and released on the ECM label. The album documents the reunion of DeJohnette with colleagues from Chicago's Association for the Advancement of Creative Musicians.
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2014
Improvisations
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AlbumJan 21, 2014

Improvisations

Improvisation is a live album by American jazz saxophonist …
Improvisation is a live album by American jazz saxophonist Roscoe Mitchell recorded in London at the Cafe Oto, with bassist John Edwards and drummer Tony Marsh which was recorded and released the venue's Otoroku label as a limited edition double LP and download.
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2013
Live at "A Space" 1975
AlbumJun 18, 2013

Live at "A Space" 1975

Live at "A Space" 1975 released.
Duets with Tyshawn Sorey and Special Guest Hugh Ragin
AlbumMar 12, 2013

Duets with Tyshawn Sorey and Special Gue…

Duets with Tyshawn Sorey and …
Duets with Tyshawn Sorey and Special Guest Hugh Ragin is an album by American jazz saxophonist Roscoe Mitchell, which was recorded in 2012 and released on Wide Hive.
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2011
Before There Was Sound
AlbumOct 18, 2011

Before There Was Sound

Before There Was Sound is an …
Before There Was Sound is an album by American jazz saxophonist Roscoe Mitchell recorded in 1965 but not issued until 2011 by Nessa Records. The album presents the earliest recordings available of the work of the AACM, taped shortly after the first meeting of the organization in May 1965 and approximately a year before Mitchell's debut album Sound. This quartet, with trumpeter Fred Berry, bassist Malachi Favors and drummer Alvin Fielder, had been working together for close to a year before they gathered at the instigation of Fielder in the studio of WUCB radio station. "Mr. Freddy" is dedicated to the trumpeter. "Jo Jar" is for Joseph Jarman.
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Old/Quartet Sessions
AlbumFeb 15, 2011

Old/Quartet Sessions

Old/Quartet Sessions released.
2009
The Solo Concert
AlbumApr 21, 2009

The Solo Concert

The Solo Concert released.
Spectrum
AlbumJan 1, 2009

Spectrum

Spectrum released.
2007
SongOct 8, 2007

Elongation
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2006
Streaming
AlbumOct 10, 2006

Streaming

Streaming is an album by Muhal Richard Abrams, George …
Streaming is an album by Muhal Richard Abrams, George Lewis and Roscoe Mitchell released on the Pi Recordings label in 2006. The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow states that "Decades have passed since the debut of these three musicians, yet they have lost nothing of their musical curiosity and desire to take risks. The enthusiastic interaction between pianist Muhal Richard Abrams and saxophonist Roscoe Mitchell with Lewis is the real reward of this esoteric outing".
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2005
Turn
AlbumNov 1, 2005

Turn

Turn is an album by American jazz saxophonist Roscoe Mitchell …
Turn is an album by American jazz saxophonist Roscoe Mitchell which was recorded in 2005 and released on the French RogueArt label. He leads a new quintet with longtime rhythm section Jaribu Shahid on bass and Tani Tabbal on drums, pianist Craig Taborn and new Art Ensemble of Chicago trumpeter Corey Wilkes.
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2002
Song for My Sister
AlbumJul 2, 2002

Song for My Sister

Song for My Sister is an album by American jazz saxophonist …
Song for My Sister is an album by American jazz saxophonist Roscoe Mitchell which was recorded in 2002 and released on Pi Recordings. It was the third studio recording by the Note Factory, a nonet with twin rhythm sections. Vijay Iyer and Craig Taborn will later record duo album The Transitory Poems in 2019.
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The Italian Concert
AlbumJan 1, 2002

The Italian Concert

The Italian Concert released.
New Music for Guitar
AlbumJan 1, 2002

New Music for Guitar

New Music for Guitar released.
2000
Live at the Muhle Hunziken
AlbumMar 14, 2000

Live at the Muhle Hunziken

Live at the Muhle Hunziken released.
1999
In Walked Buckner
AlbumMar 30, 1999

In Walked Buckner

In Walked Buckner is an album by American saxophonist Roscoe …
In Walked Buckner is an album by American saxophonist Roscoe Mitchell which was recorded in Chicago in 1998 and released on Delmark the following year.
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1997
Sound Songs
AlbumMay 20, 1997

Sound Songs

Sound Songs released.
1996
2-Z
AlbumJan 1, 1996

2-Z

2-Z released.
1995
Songs in the Wind
AlbumNov 1, 1995

Songs in the Wind

Songs in the Wind released.
Hey Donald
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AlbumMar 22, 1995

Hey Donald

Hey Donald is an album by American jazz saxophonist Roscoe …
Hey Donald is an album by American jazz saxophonist Roscoe Mitchell which was recorded in 1994 and released on Delmark. It was the first recording by a quartet featuring pianist Jodie Christian, bassist Malachi Favors and drummer Albert "Tootie" Heath. The album is dedicated to Earth Wind & Fire saxophonist Donald Myrick.
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1993
This Dance Is for Steve McCall
AlbumSep 1, 1993

This Dance Is for Steve McCall

This Dance Is for Steve McCall …
This Dance Is for Steve McCall is an album by American jazz saxophonist Roscoe Mitchell which was recorded in 1992 and released on the Italian Black Saint label.
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1987
Four Compositions
AlbumJan 1, 1987

Four Compositions

Four Compositions released.
1984
And The Sound And Space Ensembles
AlbumJan 1, 1984

And The Sound And Space Ensembles

And The Sound And Space Ensembles released.
1982
Six Duets (1982)
AlbumJan 1, 1982

Six Duets (1982)

Six Duets (1982) is an album by American saxophonist and …
Six Duets (1982) is an album by American saxophonist and composer Anthony Braxton featuring bassist John Lindberg recorded in Italy in 1982 and released on the Italian Cecma label.
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1940
Roscoe Mitchell
BirthAugust 1940

Roscoe Mitchell

Roscoe Mitchell was born.
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