John Tchicai

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John Martin Tchicai is, as he puts it himself, an afro-danish-american jazz saxophonist.
Mostly known for his free jazz interventions in the NYC 60's scene, noticably recording with both Johns (Coltrane and Lennon) he eventually moved to Europe where he stayed to promote free jazz and experimental music.

Annotation last modified on 2006-05-05 16:32 UTC.



1966RufusJohn Tchicai & Archie Shepp1
1970Cadentia Nova DanicaJohn Tchicai1
1978FragmentsMisha Mengelberg, John Tchicai, Han Bennink, Derek Bailey1
1997Adapt...Or Die!John Tchicai With Rent Romus' Lords Of Outland1
1998Love Notes From The MadhouseJohn Tchicai & Yusef Komunyakaa1
1999Infinitesimal FlashJohn Tchicai1
2005Big Chief DreamingJohn Tchicai, Garrison Fewell, Tino Tracanna, Paolino Dalla Porta & Massimo Manzi1
2006Good Night SongsTchicai / Kohlhas / Fewell1
2006Lake / Tchicai / Osgood / WestergaardLake / Tchicai / Osgood / Westergaard1
2012Dell Westergaard Lillinger Feat. John TchicaiDell, Westergaard, Lillinger Feat. John Tchicai1
2013Tribal GhostJohn Tchicai, Charlie Kohlhase, Garrison Fewell, Cecil McBee & Billy Hart1
2016Musical MonstersDon Cherry - John Tchicai - Irène Schweizer, Léon Francioli - Pierre Favre -1
2021Moonstone JourneyOk Nok...Kongo, Thomas Agergaard & John Tchicai1
Timo's MessageJohn Tchicai1
Witch's ScreamJohn Tchicai, Reggie Workman & Andrew Cyrille1

Album + Compilation

2012John Tchicai And Strange Brothers / Put Up The FightJohn Tchicai1

Album + Soundtrack

1966New York Eye and Ear ControlAlbert Ayler, Don Cherry, John Tchicai, Roswell Rudd, Gary Peacock & Sonny Murray2

Album + Live

2001The African TapesFamoudou Don Moye / John Tchicai / Hartmut Geerken1


2020Moonstone JourneyOk Nok...Kongo, Thomas Agergaard & John Tchicai1
2020Holy CoordinatorOk Nok...Kongo, Thomas Agergaard & John Tchicai1


2021Spirals of RubyOk Nok...Kongo, Thomas Agergaard & John Tchicai1

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