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Evan Parker

Evan Parker
Country
England
Profile
Evan Shaw Parker is a British free-improvising saxophone player, born April 5, 1944 in Bristol, England.
Website
http://evanparker.com
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Releases on file (17)
Fred Frith — All Is Always Now - Fred Frith Live at The Stone Fred Frith — All Is Always Now - Fred Frith Live at The Stone
(Intakt CD 320, 2019, 3CD)
Le Grand Groupe Régional d'Improvisation Libérée / Evan Parker — Vivaces Le Grand Groupe Régional d'Improvisation Libérée / Evan Parker — Vivaces
(Tour de Bras TDB9006cd, 2012, CD)
Spring Heel Jack — The Sweetness of the Water Spring Heel Jack — The Sweetness of the Water
(Thirsty Ear THI57146.2, 2004, CD)
Spring Heel Jack — Live Spring Heel Jack — Live
(Thirsty Ear THI57130.2, 2003/20030, CD)
Evan Parker Electro-Acoustic Ensemble — Memory / Vision Evan Parker Electro-Acoustic Ensemble — Memory / Vision
(ECM 1852, 2003, CD)
The Blue Series Continuum — The Sorcerer Sessions: Featuring the Music of Matthew Shipp The Blue Series Continuum — The Sorcerer Sessions: Featuring the Music of Matthew Shipp
(Thirsty Ear THI 57141.2, 2003, CD)
Spring Heel Jack — Amassed Spring Heel Jack — Amassed
(Thirsty Ear THI57123.2, 2002, CD)
Spring Heel Jack / The Blue Series Continuum — Masses Spring Heel Jack / The Blue Series Continuum — Masses
(Thirsty Ear THI57103.2, 2001, CD)
Evan Parker Electro-Acoustic Ensemble — Drawn Inward Evan Parker Electro-Acoustic Ensemble — Drawn Inward
(ECM 1693, 1999, CD)
Robert Wyatt — EPs Robert Wyatt — EPs
(Hannibal HNCD 1440, 1999, 4CD)
Robert Wyatt — Shleep Robert Wyatt — Shleep
(Thirsty Ear thi 57040.2, 1997, CD)
Mike Gibbs Orchestra — By the Way Mike Gibbs Orchestra — By the Way
(ah um 016, 1993, CD)
Chris McGregor's Brotherhood of Breath — Procession (Live at Toulouse) Chris McGregor's Brotherhood of Breath — Procession (Live at Toulouse)
(Ogun OGCD 040, 1978/2013, CD)
Chris McGregor's Brotherhood of Breath — Bremen to Bridgwater Chris McGregor's Brotherhood of Breath — Bremen to Bridgwater
(Cuneiform Rune 182/183, 1975/2004, 2CD)
Chris McGregor's Brotherhood of Breath — Live at Willisau Chris McGregor's Brotherhood of Breath — Live at Willisau
(Ogun OGCD 001, 1974/1994, CD)
Chris McGregor's Brootherhood of Breath — Travelling Somewhere Chris McGregor's Brootherhood of Breath — Travelling Somewhere
(Cuneiform Rune 152, 1973/2001, CD)
The Music Improvisation Company — The Music Improvisation Company The Music Improvisation Company — The Music Improvisation Company
(ECM 1005, 1970/2003, CD)

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