Happy Birthday Steve Coleman. ‘Bluesman’

This day (September 20, 1956), in Chicago, Illinois, is born Steve Coleman, a saxophone player, composer and band leader.

DIGEST

Digest Tracklist :

@ Skopje Jazz Festival (2017) . Residency at Blue Whale, Los Angeles (2015) . MacArthur Fellow (2014) . w/ Five Elements – Rhythm People . Urban . Live in France(2011) . w/ Five Elements – Pad Thai . w/ Five Elements (2010) . Law Of Balance . w/ Five Elements – Workshop Kimmel Center . Interview @Nsj 1995 .

TOP 10

Steve Coleman Top 10 :

Tehu Seven . Ritual – Solo (Aether) . Tetragrams / Astrology I . Ten Steppin’ (Door to the Sixty) . Plagal Transitions . Wheel of Nature . Beyond All We Know . Lucidarium (Beyond Doors) . Multiplicity Of Approaches . Freestyle .

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[2010] Steve Coleman (as) & Five Elements – that is Jen Shuy (voc), Jonathan Finlayson (tp), David Bryant (p, kb) and Miles Okazaki (b) at the Internationales Jazzfestival in Viersen, Germany >> 60 MINUTES on RVM >>

[1989] the Dave Holland sextet – that is Graham Haynes (co), Robin Eubanks (btb), Steve Coleman (as), Kevin Eubanks (g), Dave Holland (b) and Marvin ‘Smitty’ Smith (dr,perc) – is at Fabrik in Hamburg, Germany >> 65 MINUTES on RVM >>

[1996] Steve Coleman and Five Elements – that is Andy Milne, David Dyson, Sean Rickman, Rosangela Sylvestre and Anga Diaz – are at Chapiteau de la Pepiniere in Nancy, France >> 52 MINUTES on RVM >>

[2014] Steve Coleman and Five Elements participate in Pomigliano Jazz Festival at Basiliche Paleocristiane in Pomigliano d’Arco, near Naples, Italy >> 127 MINUTES on RVM >>

[1988] Steve Coleman plays with Five Elements – that is Graham Haynes (tp), David Gilmore (g), James Weidman (kb, p), Kevin Bruce Harris (b) & Marc Johnson (d) – at Fabrik in Hamburg, Germany >> 60 MINUTES on RVM >>

[1989] Steve Coleman and Five Elements – that is Steve Coleman (ss, as), David Gilmore (g), James Weidman (kb), Reggie Washington (b) and Marvin Smitty Smith (dr) – play at Jazzwoche Burghausen in Wackerhalle, Germany >> 35 MINUTES on RVM >>

[1998] Steve Coleman, Sam Rivers and The Council of Balance will play together at La Villette, Paris, France >> 52 MINUTES on RVM >>

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Wikipedia : This day (September 20, 1956), in Chicago, Illinois, is born Steve Coleman, a saxophone player, composer and band leader.

Steve Coleman | Official Site :

BBC : His interview on Jazz Legends.

@last.fm : He has incorporated many elements from folkloric music from the African Diaspora fused with musical ideas influenced by ancient metaphysical concepts. He has stated that his main concern is the use of music as a language of sonic symbols used to express the nature of man’s existence.

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