Ornette Coleman

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Randolph Denard Ornette Coleman (March 9, 1930 – June 11, 2015) was an American jazz saxophonist, violinist, trumpeter and composer. He was one of the major innovators of the free jazz movement of the 1960s, a term he invented with the name of an album. Coleman's timbre was easily recognized: his keening, crying sound drew heavily on blues music. He was awarded a MacArthur Fellowship in 1994. His album Sound Grammar received the 2007 Pulitzer Prize for music.

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Discography

Album

Year Title Artist RatingReleases
1958 Something Else!!!!: The Music of Ornette Coleman Ornette Coleman 7
1959 The Shape of Jazz to Come Ornette Coleman 4 10
1959 Tomorrow Is the Question! Ornette Coleman 3
1960 Change of the Century Ornette Coleman 4 4
1962 Ornette! Ornette Coleman 3
1962 Ornette on Tenor Ornette Coleman 2
1966 The Empty Foxhole Ornette Coleman 2
1968 New York Is Now Ornette Coleman 2
1969 Ornette at 12 Ornette Coleman 5
1970 The Art of the Improvisers Ornette Coleman 1
1971 Twins Ornette Coleman 1
1972 Science Fiction Ornette Coleman 1
1972 Skies of America Ornette Coleman 4
1975 To Whom Who Keeps a Record Ornette Coleman 2
1977 Dancing in Your Head Ornette Coleman 3
1978 Body Meta Ornette Coleman 1
1979 Soapsuds, Soapsuds Ornette Coleman 1
1982 Broken Shadows Ornette Coleman 1
1985 Song X Pat Metheny & Ornette Coleman 4
1987 In All Languages Ornette Coleman 2
1988 Virgin Beauty Ornette Coleman & Prime Time 1
1990 Love Call Ornette Coleman 1
1995 Tone Dialing Ornette Coleman & Prime Time 1
1996 Hidden Man Ornette Coleman 1
1996 Sound Museum: Hidden Man Ornette Coleman 1
1996 Sound Museum: Three Women Ornette Coleman 1
2000 Dancing in Your Head Ornette Coleman & Prime Time 2
2007 Coleção Folha clássicos do jazz, Volume 15 Ornette Coleman 1
2012 Ornette On Tenor Ornette Coleman 1
Friends and Neighbors Ornette Coleman 1
Of Human Feelings Ornette Coleman 1
Opening the Caravan of Dreams Ornette Coleman 1
Something Else!!!! Ornette Coleman 1
The Art of the Improvisers Ornette Coleman 1

Album + Compilation

Year Title Artist RatingReleases
1970 The Best of Ornette Coleman Ornette Coleman 1
1993 Beauty is a Rare Thing Ornette Coleman 2
1998 The Best of Ornette Coleman Ornette Coleman 2
2000 Ken Burns Jazz Ornette Coleman 1
2011 Original Album Series Ornette Coleman 1
2013 Six Classic Albums Ornette Coleman 1
A Meeting of the Times / Ornette! Rahsaan Roland Kirk & Al Hibbler / Ornette Coleman 1
Introducing: Ornette Coleman Ornette Coleman 1
Les Incontournables: Ornette Coleman Ornette Coleman 1

Album + Live

Year Title Artist RatingReleases
2006 Sound Grammar Ornette Coleman 1
2007 Complete Live at the Hillcrest Club Ornette Coleman 1
2008 Croydon Concert Ornette Coleman 1
2009 The Paris Concerts 1965-1666 Ornette Coleman 1
An Evening With Ornette Coleman Ornette Coleman 1
Colors Ornette Coleman 1

Album + Soundtrack

Year Title Artist RatingReleases
1992 Naked Lunch Howard Shore & Ornette Coleman 3

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