Paul Bley
Genres:
Avant-Garde, Jazz
Meta styles:
Big Band/Swing, Free Jazz, Hard Bop, Improvised Music, Jazz Instrument
Styles:
Avant-Garde Jazz, Free Improvisation, Free Jazz, Modern Creative, Modern Free, Piano Jazz, Post-Bop, Progressive Jazz

Paul Bley is a free jazz pianist born in Montreal, Canada in 1932 and long resident in the USA. His music characteristically features strong senses both of melodic voicing and space. As well as being a distinctive and innovative musician himself, he has worked with a number of important musicians at key points. In 1957, he played with Don Cherry and Ornette Coleman in California. In the early 1960s he was part of The Jimmy Giuffre 3, a drummerless clarinet, piano and bass trio with bassist Steve Swallow.

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About Time

About Time

2
Year:
2007
Tracks:
2
Bitrate:
320 kbps
Solo in Mondsee

Solo in Mondsee

Year:
2001
Tracks:
10
Bitrate:
320 kbps
Not Two, Not One

Not Two, Not One

Year:
1999
Tracks:
11
Bitrate:
256 kbps
Time Will Tell

Time Will Tell

Year:
1995
Tracks:
11
Bitrate:
256 kbps
Chaos (With Furio Di Castri & Tony Oxley)

Chaos (With Furio Di Castri & Tony Oxley)

Year:
1994
Tracks:
13
Bitrate:
320 kbps
Synth Thesis

Synth Thesis

Year:
1994
Tracks:
14
Bitrate:
256 kbps
Mindset (With Gary Peacock)

Mindset (With Gary Peacock)

Year:
1992
Tracks:
14
Bitrate:
320 kbps
Homage To Carla

Homage To Carla

Year:
1992
Tracks:
11
Bitrate:
320 kbps
Annette

Annette

Year:
1992
Tracks:
12
Bitrate:
256 kbps
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