Carla Bley

~ Person

Relationships

children: Karen Mantler
married: Paul Bley
has personal publisher: Alrac Music
Allmusic: http://www.allmusic.com/artist/mn0000793506 [info]
BBC Music: http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/artists/3b2234ea-2169-41dc-9524-0b896fa69c4c [info]
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/artist/250037 [info]
Last.fm: http://www.last.fm/music/Carla+Bley [info]
VIAF ID: VIAF: 44484407 [info]
Wikidata: Q233721 [info]
Wikipedia: en: Carla Bley [info]
stream for free: http://www.staimusic.com/en/bands/carla-bley_737.html [info]

Appearances

Date Title Credited As Attributes Artist Length
arranger
The Carla Bley Band 11:36
Adagio (From Adagio for Strings) Charlie Haden 7:20
Amazing Grace Charlie Haden 7:13
America the Beautiful Medley: America the Beautiful / Lift Every Voice and Sing / Skies of America Charlie Haden 16:54
Away in a Manger Carla Bley, Steve Swallow & The Partyka Brass Quintet 5:53
Blue Anthem Charlie Haden 7:49
Blue in Green Charlie Haden’s Liberation Music Orchestra 8:15
Dream Keeper Charlie Haden feat. Liberation Music Orchestra 16:57
Els Segadors Charlie Haden & Carla Bley 4:15
God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen, Part One Carla Bley, Steve Swallow & The Partyka Brass Quintet 4:48
God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen, Part Two Carla Bley, Steve Swallow & The Partyka Brass Quintet 5:18
Goin' Home (From the Largo of the New World Symphony) Charlie Haden 7:49
Grandola Vila Morena Charlie Haden & Carla Bley 2:11
Hell's Bells Carla Bley, Steve Swallow & The Partyka Brass Quintet 5:14
If You Want to Write Me Charlie Haden & Carla Bley 3:56
In the Yellow House Michael Franks 5:22
Introduction to People Charlie Haden & Carla Bley 3:55
It Came Upon a Midnight Clear Carla Bley, Steve Swallow & The Partyka Brass Quintet 4:53
Jesus Maria Carla Bley, Steve Swallow & The Partyka Brass Quintet 8:29
Jingle Bells Carla Bley, Steve Swallow & The Partyka Brass Quintet 3:05
Joy to the World Carla Bley, Steve Swallow & The Partyka Brass Quintet 1:39
La Pasionaria Charlie Haden & Carla Bley 10:26
La Santa Espina Charlie Haden & Carla Bley 6:58
Lost in the Stars Carla Bley with Phil Woods 6:10
Misterioso The Carla Bley Band 8:43
Nkosi Sikelel`i Afrika Charlie Haden feat. Liberation Music Orchestra 10:35
Not in Our Name Charlie Haden 6:17
O Holy Night Carla Bley, Steve Swallow & The Partyka Brass Quintet 7:30
O Tannenbaum Carla Bley, Steve Swallow & The Partyka Brass Quintet 2:28
Rabo De Nube Charlie Haden feat. Liberation Music Orchestra 5:27
Ring Christmas Bells Carla Bley, Steve Swallow & The Partyka Brass Quintet 5:48
Sad Paloma Carla Bley 2:36
Sandino Charlie Haden feat. Liberation Music Orchestra 6:43
Silence Charlie Haden & Carla Bley 5:50
Silent Spring Charlie Haden’s Liberation Music Orchestra 11:44
Song for the Whales Charlie Haden’s Liberation Music Orchestra 11:41
Spiritual Charlie Haden feat. Liberation Music Orchestra 9:00
The Ballad of the Fallen Charlie Haden & Carla Bley 4:20
The Christmas Song Carla Bley, Steve Swallow & The Partyka Brass Quintet 5:16
The People United Will Never Be Defeated Charlie Haden & Carla Bley 1:40
This Is Not America Charlie Haden 6:39
Throughout Charlie Haden 8:55
Time/Life Charlie Haden’s Liberation Music Orchestra 14:17
Too Late Charlie Haden & Carla Bley 8:24
Útviklingssang Charlie Haden’s Liberation Music Orchestra 7:53
Whistling Palomino Carla Bley 0:36
Brooklyn Bridge
Healing Power
Houses and People
Lawns
More Brahms
The Girl Who Cried Champagne
composer
1964 Ida Lupino
A. I. R.
Ad Infinitum
Andando el tiempo
Andando el tiempo: Camino al volver
Andando el tiempo: Potación de guaya
Andando el tiempo: Sin fin
Batterie
Boo to You Too
Brooklyn Bridge
Can't Get My Motor to Start
Do Ya?
Doctor
Donkey
Dreams So Real
Feelings and Things
Healing Power
Hot River
Houses and People
I Was Wrong
I'm a Mineralist
Ictus / Syndrome
IDA
Intermission Music
Jesus Maria
King Korn
Lawns
More Brahms
Naked Bridges / Diving Brides
Olhos de gato
Olhos De Gato
Overtoned
Real Life Hits
Saints Alive!
Siam
Sing Me Softly of the Blues
The Girl Who Cried Champagne
Vashkar
Vox Humana
Wervin'
conductor
1967-11-20 – 1967-11-21 The New National Anthem (from A Genuine Tong Funeral) Gary Burton 6:38
1990-04-04 – 1990-04-05 Dream Keeper Charlie Haden feat. Liberation Music Orchestra 16:57
1990-04-04 – 1990-04-05 Nkosi Sikelel`i Afrika Charlie Haden feat. Liberation Music Orchestra 10:35
1990-04-04 – 1990-04-05 Rabo De Nube Charlie Haden feat. Liberation Music Orchestra 5:27
1990-04-04 – 1990-04-05 Sandino Charlie Haden feat. Liberation Music Orchestra 6:43
1990-04-04 – 1990-04-05 Spiritual Charlie Haden feat. Liberation Music Orchestra 9:00
2004-07-27 – 2004-07-29 Adagio (From Adagio for Strings) Charlie Haden 7:20
2004-07-27 – 2004-07-29 Amazing Grace Charlie Haden 7:13
2004-07-27 – 2004-07-29 America the Beautiful Medley: America the Beautiful / Lift Every Voice and Sing / Skies of America Charlie Haden 16:54
2004-07-27 – 2004-07-29 Blue Anthem Charlie Haden 7:49
2004-07-27 – 2004-07-29 Goin' Home (From the Largo of the New World Symphony) Charlie Haden 7:49
2004-07-27 – 2004-07-29 Not in Our Name Charlie Haden 6:17
2004-07-27 – 2004-07-29 This Is Not America Charlie Haden 6:39
2004-07-27 – 2004-07-29 Throughout Charlie Haden 8:55
2011-08-15 Blue in Green Charlie Haden’s Liberation Music Orchestra 8:15
2011-08-15 Song for the Whales Charlie Haden’s Liberation Music Orchestra 11:41
2015-01-14 – 2015-01-15 Silent Spring Charlie Haden’s Liberation Music Orchestra 11:44
2015-01-14 – 2015-01-15 Time/Life Charlie Haden’s Liberation Music Orchestra 14:17
2015-01-14 – 2015-01-15 Útviklingssang Charlie Haden’s Liberation Music Orchestra 7:53
The Carla Bley Band 11:36
Lost in the Stars Carla Bley with Phil Woods 6:10
instrument
1967-11-20 – 1967-11-21 The New National Anthem (from A Genuine Tong Funeral) piano Gary Burton 6:38
1969-04-27 – 1969-04-29 Circus ’68 ’69 piano Charlie Haden 6:12
1969-04-27 – 1969-04-29 El quinto reqimiento (The Fifth Regiment) / Los cuatro generales (The Four Generals) / Viva la quince brigada (Long Live the Fifteenth Brigade) piano Charlie Haden 21:01
1969-04-27 – 1969-04-29 Song for Ché piano Charlie Haden 9:32
1969-04-27 – 1969-04-29 The Ending to the First Side piano Charlie Haden 2:10
1969-04-27 – 1969-04-29 The Interlude (Drinking Music) piano Charlie Haden 1:27
1969-04-27 – 1969-04-29 War Orphans piano Charlie Haden 6:45
1969-04-27 – 1969-04-29 We Shall Overcome piano Charlie Haden 1:19
1974-11-28 Without a Word keyboard Jack Bruce 5:48
1979-10 Boo to You Too keyboard [keyboards] Nick Mason 3:25
1979-10 Can't Get My Motor to Start keyboard [keyboards] Nick Mason 3:35
1979-10 Do Ya? keyboard [keyboards] Nick Mason 4:30
1979-10 Hot River keyboard [keyboards] Nick Mason 5:12
1979-10 I Was Wrong keyboard [keyboards] Nick Mason 4:11
1979-10 I'm a Mineralist keyboard [keyboards] Nick Mason 6:14
1979-10 Siam keyboard [keyboards] Nick Mason 4:46
1979-10 Wervin' keyboard [keyboards] Nick Mason 3:56
1982-11 Els Segadors piano Charlie Haden & Carla Bley 4:15
1982-11 Grandola Vila Morena piano Charlie Haden & Carla Bley 2:11
1982-11 If You Want to Write Me piano Charlie Haden & Carla Bley 3:56
1982-11 Introduction to People piano Charlie Haden & Carla Bley 3:55
1982-11 La Pasionaria piano Charlie Haden & Carla Bley 10:26
1982-11 La Santa Espina piano Charlie Haden & Carla Bley 6:58
1982-11 Silence piano Charlie Haden & Carla Bley 5:50
1982-11 The Ballad of the Fallen piano Charlie Haden & Carla Bley 4:20
1982-11 The People United Will Never Be Defeated piano Charlie Haden & Carla Bley 1:40
1982-11 Too Late piano Charlie Haden & Carla Bley 8:24
1986-12 – 1987-01 Brooklyn Bridge organ Carla Bley 6:32
1986-12 – 1987-01 Healing Power organ Carla Bley 6:22
1986-12 – 1987-01 Houses and People organ Carla Bley 7:25
1986-12 – 1987-01 Lawns organ Carla Bley 7:04
1986-12 – 1987-01 More Brahms synthesizer Carla Bley 7:29
1986-12 – 1987-01 The Girl Who Cried Champagne organ Carla Bley 6:06
2004-07-27 – 2004-07-29 Adagio (From Adagio for Strings) piano Charlie Haden 7:20
2004-07-27 – 2004-07-29 Amazing Grace piano Charlie Haden 7:13
2004-07-27 – 2004-07-29 America the Beautiful Medley: America the Beautiful / Lift Every Voice and Sing / Skies of America piano Charlie Haden 16:54
2004-07-27 – 2004-07-29 Blue Anthem piano Charlie Haden 7:49
2004-07-27 – 2004-07-29 Goin' Home (From the Largo of the New World Symphony) piano Charlie Haden 7:49
2004-07-27 – 2004-07-29 Not in Our Name piano Charlie Haden 6:17
2004-07-27 – 2004-07-29 This Is Not America piano Charlie Haden 6:39
2004-07-27 – 2004-07-29 Throughout piano Charlie Haden 8:55
2011-08-15 Blue in Green piano Charlie Haden’s Liberation Music Orchestra 8:15
2011-08-15 Song for the Whales piano Charlie Haden’s Liberation Music Orchestra 11:41
2015-01-14 – 2015-01-15 Silent Spring piano Charlie Haden’s Liberation Music Orchestra 11:44
2015-01-14 – 2015-01-15 Time/Life piano Charlie Haden’s Liberation Music Orchestra 14:17
2015-01-14 – 2015-01-15 Útviklingssang piano Charlie Haden’s Liberation Music Orchestra 7:53
(Kind of) True keyboard The Golden Palominos 4:43
glockenspiel The Carla Bley Band 11:36
organ The Carla Bley Band 11:36
A New Hymn organ Carla Bley 7:25
Ad Infinitum organ Carla Bley 5:54
Andando el tiempo: Camino al volver piano Carla Bley, Steve Swallow & Andy Sheppard 8:27
Andando el tiempo: Potación de guaya piano Carla Bley, Steve Swallow & Andy Sheppard 9:48
Andando el tiempo: Sin fin piano Carla Bley, Steve Swallow & Andy Sheppard 10:21
Back in Action organ The Swallow Quintet 5:03
Blunt Object organ Carla Bley 5:11
Buenos Aires keyboard The Golden Palominos 3:43
Caucasian Bird Riffles piano Carla Bley 5:08
Chicken piano Andy Sheppard / Carla Bley / Steve Swallow 8:22
Communications #8 piano The Jazz Composer's Orchestra 13:52
Communications #9 piano The Jazz Composer's Orchestra 8:08
Communications #10 piano The Jazz Composer's Orchestra 13:26
Communications #11, Part 1 piano The Jazz Composer's Orchestra 15:37
Communications #11, Part 2 piano The Jazz Composer's Orchestra 18:15
Crazy With You piano Andy Sheppard / Carla Bley / Steve Swallow 7:38
Dining Alone organ Carla Bley 4:32
Dreams So Real organ Carla Bley 5:36
Enormous Tots piano Carla Bley 6:09
Events Leading To The End, Part One: Death Rolls-Ancestors organ and piano Gary Burton 1:38
Events Leading To The End, Part One: Interlude: Lament organ and piano Gary Burton 4:30
Events Leading To The End, Part One: Morning-Part One organ and piano Gary Burton 1:46
Events Leading To The End, Part Three: Morning-Part Two organ and piano Gary Burton 1:19
Events Leading To The End, Part Three: Some Dirge-Hour Of The Wolf organ and piano Gary Burton 7:50
Events Leading To The End, Part Three: The New Funeral March organ and piano Gary Burton 2:43
Events Leading To The End, Part Two: Silent Spring organ and piano Gary Burton 7:59
Exit Stage Left organ The Swallow Quintet 3:47
Fanfare; Mother of the Dead Man organ and piano Gary Burton 2:54
From Whom It May Concern organ The Swallow Quintet 5:36
Funnybird Song organ Carla Bley 3:06
Funnybird Song piano Carla Bley 1:20
Good Evening tenor saxophone John Greaves, Peter Blegvad, Lisa Herman 0:33
Grisly Business organ The Swallow Quintet 4:43
Ida Lupino organ Carla Bley 7:58
In India piano Carla Bley 1:11
In the Yellow House piano Michael Franks 5:22
India Song piano Kip Hanrahan 4:18
Indonesian Dock Sucking Supreme piano Carla Bley 8:54
Into the Woodwork organ The Swallow Quintet 5:03
Keep It Down keyboard [keyboards] Jack Bruce 5:27
Mean to Me saxophone Karen Mantler 3:36
Misterioso piano Andy Sheppard / Carla Bley / Steve Swallow 10:20
Misterioso organ The Carla Bley Band 8:43
Morning Story keyboard Jack Bruce 5:17
Movie Eight synthesizer Michael Mantler 5:52
Movie Eight tenor saxophone Michael Mantler 5:52
Movie Eleven organ Michael Mantler 4:49
Movie Fifteen organ Michael Mantler 4:30
Movie Five synthesizer Michael Mantler 3:19
Movie Five tenor saxophone Michael Mantler 3:19
Movie Four synthesizer Michael Mantler 5:56
Movie Four tenor saxophone Michael Mantler 5:56
Movie Fourteen organ Michael Mantler 6:24
Movie Nine organ Michael Mantler 2:57
Movie One tenor saxophone Michael Mantler 3:37
Movie One synthesizer Michael Mantler 3:37
Movie Seven synthesizer Michael Mantler 5:54
Movie Seven tenor saxophone Michael Mantler 5:54
Movie Six tenor saxophone Michael Mantler 3:40
Movie Six synthesizer Michael Mantler 3:40
Movie Ten organ Michael Mantler 2:04
Movie Thirteen organ Michael Mantler 4:43
Movie Three synthesizer Michael Mantler 3:47
Movie Three tenor saxophone Michael Mantler 3:47
Movie Twelve organ Michael Mantler 4:12
Movie Two tenor saxophone Michael Mantler 5:28
Movie Two synthesizer Michael Mantler 5:28
Naked Bridges / Diving Brides piano Carla Bley, Steve Swallow & Andy Sheppard 10:05
Never Know organ The Swallow Quintet 5:36
Nothing piano Carla Bley 3:34
One keyboard [keyboards] Jack Bruce 6:35
One Footnote (To Kew. Rhone.) tenor saxophone John Greaves, Peter Blegvad, Lisa Herman 1:29
Pieces of Mind keyboard [keyboards] Jack Bruce 6:03
Preview piano The Jazz Composer's Orchestra 3:36
Real Life Hits organ Carla Bley 4:27
Real Life Hits piano Andy Sheppard / Carla Bley / Steve Swallow 8:09
Sad Old Candle organ The Swallow Quintet 5:19
Saints Alive! piano Carla Bley, Steve Swallow & Andy Sheppard 8:35
Sing Me Softly of the Blues organ Carla Bley 7:43
Small Comfort organ The Swallow Quintet 5:29
Smiles and Grins keyboard [keyboards] Jack Bruce 12:30
Song of the Jungle Stream piano Carla Bley 10:16
Song of the United Front piano Charlie Haden 1:55
Song Sung Long organ Carla Bley 7:30
Song Sung Long organ Carla Bley 6:02
Spirit keyboard [keyboards] Jack Bruce 7:34
Still in the Room organ Carla Bley 9:07
Still There organ The Swallow Quintet 5:34
Strong, Simple Silences piano The Golden Palominos 4:19
Suitable for Framing organ The Swallow Quintet 4:26
The Butler Did It organ The Swallow Quintet 2:53
The Doubtful Guest organ Michael Mantler 3:18
The Introduction piano Charlie Haden 1:15
The Lord Is Listenin' to Ya, Hallelujah! organ Carla Bley 7:25
The Lord Is Listenin' to Ya, Hallelujah! piano Andy Sheppard / Carla Bley / Steve Swallow 7:48
The New National Anthem; The Survivors organ and piano Gary Burton 6:35
The Opening; Interlude: Shovels; The Survivors; Grave Train organ and piano Gary Burton 6:40
The Sinking Spell organ Michael Mantler 4:15
Time and Us organ Carla Bley 7:59
Unnatural Causes organ The Swallow Quintet 2:49
What Will Be Left Between Us and the Moon Tonight? piano Carla Bley 11:05
Will We Meet Tonight? organ Michael Mantler 3:18
Without a Word keyboard [keyboards] Jack Bruce 8:57
Wrong Key Donkey piano Andy Sheppard / Carla Bley / Steve Swallow 12:02
Movies / More Movies piano Michael Mantler
The Gardens of Harlem piano Clifford Thornton, The Jazz Composer's Orchestra
The Hapless Child piano Michael Mantler
The Hapless Child Clavinet Michael Mantler
The Hapless Child synthesizer [String Synthesizer] Michael Mantler
Trios piano Carla Bley / Andy Sheppard / Steve Swallow
Visions of Excess guest and Hammond organ The Golden Palominos
liner notes
Andando el tiempo Carla Bley, Steve Swallow & Andy Sheppard
lyricist
Boo to You Too
Can't Get My Motor to Start
Do Ya?
Hot River
I Was Wrong
I'm a Mineralist
Siam
Wervin'
producer
Adagio (From Adagio for Strings) Charlie Haden 7:20
Amazing Grace Charlie Haden 7:13
America the Beautiful Medley: America the Beautiful / Lift Every Voice and Sing / Skies of America Charlie Haden 16:54
Au Lait Karen Mantler 4:40
Away in a Manger Carla Bley, Steve Swallow & The Partyka Brass Quintet 5:53
Best of Friends Karen Mantler 3:17
Blue Anthem Charlie Haden 7:49
Blue in Green Charlie Haden’s Liberation Music Orchestra 8:15
Boo to You Too Nick Mason 3:25
Breaking Up Karen Mantler 5:18
Brooklyn Bridge Carla Bley 6:32
Call a Doctor Karen Mantler 4:32
Can't Get My Motor to Start Nick Mason 3:35
Chicken Andy Sheppard / Carla Bley / Steve Swallow 8:22
Crazy With You Andy Sheppard / Carla Bley / Steve Swallow 7:38
Do Ya? Nick Mason 4:30
Fear of Pain Karen Mantler 3:34
God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen, Part One Carla Bley, Steve Swallow & The Partyka Brass Quintet 4:48
God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen, Part Two Carla Bley, Steve Swallow & The Partyka Brass Quintet 5:18
Goin' Home (From the Largo of the New World Symphony) Charlie Haden 7:49
Good Luck Karen Mantler 4:11
Green Beans Karen Mantler 3:23
Healing Power Carla Bley 6:22
Hell's Bells Carla Bley, Steve Swallow & The Partyka Brass Quintet 5:14
Hot River Nick Mason 5:12
Houses and People Carla Bley 7:25
I Love Christmas Karen Mantler 4:06
I Wanna Be Good Karen Mantler 3:52
I Was Wrong Nick Mason 4:11
I'm a Mineralist Nick Mason 6:14
I'm Not Such a Bad Guy Karen Mantler 5:43
It Came Upon a Midnight Clear Carla Bley, Steve Swallow & The Partyka Brass Quintet 4:53
Jesus Maria Carla Bley, Steve Swallow & The Partyka Brass Quintet 8:29
Jingle Bells Carla Bley, Steve Swallow & The Partyka Brass Quintet 3:05
Joy to the World Carla Bley, Steve Swallow & The Partyka Brass Quintet 1:39
Lawns Carla Bley 7:04
Let's Have a Baby Karen Mantler 6:46
Major Love Karen Mantler 3:12
Mean to Me Karen Mantler 3:36
Misterioso Andy Sheppard / Carla Bley / Steve Swallow 10:20
More Brahms Carla Bley 7:29
Movie Eight Michael Mantler 5:52
Movie Eleven Michael Mantler 4:49
Movie Fifteen Michael Mantler 4:30
Movie Five Michael Mantler 3:19
Movie Four Michael Mantler 5:56
Movie Fourteen Michael Mantler 6:24
Movie Nine Michael Mantler 2:57
Movie One Michael Mantler 3:37
Movie Seven Michael Mantler 5:54
Movie Six Michael Mantler 3:40
Movie Ten Michael Mantler 2:04
Movie Thirteen Michael Mantler 4:43
Movie Three Michael Mantler 3:47
Movie Twelve Michael Mantler 4:12
Movie Two Michael Mantler 5:28
My Cat Arnold Karen Mantler 4:09
My Organ Karen Mantler 5:23
My Stove Karen Mantler 4:11
Not in Our Name Charlie Haden 6:17
O Holy Night Carla Bley, Steve Swallow & The Partyka Brass Quintet 7:30
O Tannenbaum Carla Bley, Steve Swallow & The Partyka Brass Quintet 2:28
People Die Karen Mantler 3:16
Real Life Hits Andy Sheppard / Carla Bley / Steve Swallow 8:09
Ring Christmas Bells Carla Bley, Steve Swallow & The Partyka Brass Quintet 5:48
Siam Nick Mason 4:46
Silent Spring Charlie Haden’s Liberation Music Orchestra 11:44
Song for the Whales Charlie Haden’s Liberation Music Orchestra 11:41
The Christmas Song Carla Bley, Steve Swallow & The Partyka Brass Quintet 5:16
The Doubtful Guest Michael Mantler 4:50
The Doubtful Guest Michael Mantler 3:18
The Flu Karen Mantler 5:59
The Girl Who Cried Champagne Carla Bley 6:06
The Hapless Child Michael Mantler 7:02
The Insect God Michael Mantler 5:02
The Lord Is Listenin' to Ya, Hallelujah! Andy Sheppard / Carla Bley / Steve Swallow 7:48
The Object-lesson Michael Mantler 5:01
The Remembered Visit Michael Mantler 6:29
The Sinking Spell Michael Mantler 5:13
The Sinking Spell Michael Mantler 4:15
This Is Not America Charlie Haden 6:39
Throughout Charlie Haden 8:55
Time/Life Charlie Haden’s Liberation Music Orchestra 14:17
Útviklingssang Charlie Haden’s Liberation Music Orchestra 7:53
Vacation Karen Mantler 3:37
Waiting Karen Mantler 5:07
Wervin' Nick Mason 3:56
Will We Meet Tonight? Michael Mantler 3:18
Wrong Key Donkey Andy Sheppard / Carla Bley / Steve Swallow 12:02
vocal
Forever and Sunsmell Richard Bernas, Carla Bley 6:21
India Song Kip Hanrahan 4:18
Twenty-Two Proverbs John Greaves, Peter Blegvad, Lisa Herman 4:08
writer
Give Up to Get C. Bley
Syndrome