This day (September 2, 1953), in New York City, is born John Zorn, an American avant-garde composer, saxophonist and multi-instrumentalist.
Wikipedia : This day (September 2, 1953), in New York City, is born John Zorn, an American avant-garde composer, saxophonist and multi-instrumentalist.
Welcome to Tzadik :
@allmusic : Zorn’s most important early recording was the 1985 The Big Gundown, which featured imaginative arrangements, often radical in nature, of music from Morricone film scores. In about 1990 Zorn founded the aforementioned Naked City group and its first album,
@last.fm : Zorn has led the punk jazz band Naked City, the klezmer-influenced quartet Masada and composed the associated ‘Masada Songbooks’, written concert music for classical ensembles, and produced music for film and documentary.
Audio : The Sicilian Clan . Batman . You Will Be Shot . Latin Quarter . A Shot In The Dark . Reanimator . Snagglepuss . Lonely Woman . The James Bond Theme . Speedball .
Video : Aleph trio – John Zorn‘s Book of Angels, Marciac (2012) . Sextet – Azazel . Little Bittern (2010) . Gevurah . Lilin (2007) . Khebar . Naked City atThe Marquee Club, New York City, NY (1992) . w/ David Sanborn, Marcus Miller – Snagglepuss (1988) . Book of Angels (2012) . Masada – Hamburg (1994) .