Max Roach
Genres:
Classical, Jazz
Meta styles:
Bop, Film Score, Free Jazz, Hard Bop
Styles:
Bop, Hard Bop, Modern Creative, Post-Bop

Maxwell Lemuel Roach (January 10, 1924 - August 16, 2007) to parents Alphonse and Cressie Roach. He was a world-class percussionist, drummer, and jazz composer. In 1952 Roach co-founded Debut Records with bassist Charles Mingus. This label released a record of a concert, billed and widely considered as "the greatest concert ever," called "Jazz at Massey Hall," featuring Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie, Bud Powell, Mingus and Roach. Also released on this label was the groundbreaking bass-and-drum free improvisation, "Percussion Discussion."

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The Long March (With Archie Shepp) CD2

The Long March (With Archie Shepp) CD2

Year:
2009
Tracks:
4
Bitrate:
320 kbps
The Long March (With Archie Shepp) CD1

The Long March (With Archie Shepp) CD1

Year:
2009
Tracks:
4
Bitrate:
320 kbps
Explorations... To The Mth Degree (With Mal Waldron) CD2

Explorations... To The Mth Degree (With Mal Waldron) CD2

Year:
1999
Tracks:
17
Bitrate:
320 kbps
Explorations... To The Mth Degree (With Mal Waldron) CD1

Explorations... To The Mth Degree (With Mal Waldron) CD1

Year:
1999
Tracks:
14
Bitrate:
320 kbps
Love For Sale (With Abbey Lincoln)

Love For Sale (With Abbey Lincoln)

1
Year:
1999
Tracks:
8
Bitrate:
320 kbps
It's Time

It's Time

1
Year:
1996
Tracks:
6
Bitrate:
320 kbps
Chattahoochee Red (Vinyl)

Chattahoochee Red (Vinyl)

2
Year:
1981
Tracks:
10
Bitrate:
320 kbps
M'boom (Remastered 1994)

M'boom (Remastered 1994)

1
Year:
1979
Tracks:
9
Bitrate:
320 kbps
Birth And Rebirth (With Anthony Braxton) (Vinyl)

Birth And Rebirth (With Anthony Braxton) (Vinyl)

1
Year:
1978
Tracks:
7
Bitrate:
320 kbps
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