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John Surman

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John Douglas Surman (born 30 August 1944) is an English jazz saxophone, bass clarinet and synthesizer player, and composer of free jazz and modal jazz, often using themes from folk music as a basis. He has also composed and performed much music for dance performances and film soundtracks.

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Discography

  • Flashpoint: NDR Jazz Workshop - April '69, 2011
  • Private City, 2008
  • Brewster's Rooster, 2009
  • Morning Glory, 1973
  • Cloud Line Blue, 2004
  • Free and Equal, 2003
  • Coruscating, 2000
  • Selected Recordings, 2004
  • Rain on the Window, 2008
  • A Biography of the Rev. Absalom Dawe, 1995
  • Where Fortune Smiles, 1971
  • Thimar, 1998
  • Upon Reflection, 1979
  • Adventure Playground, 2001
  • Invisible Nature, 2002
  • The Amazing Adventures Of Simon Simon, 1981
  • Nordic Quartet, 1995
  • Apartment #5C, 2002
  • Way Back When, 2005
  • Proverbs and Songs, 1997
  • Saltash Bells, 2012
  • John Surman, 1968
  • Open Space (The Down Beat Poll Winners in Europe), 1969
  • Road to Saint Ives, 1990
  • Ambleside Days, 1992
  • The Amazing Adventures of Simon Simon
  • Selected Recordings [:rarum]
  • Westering Home, 1972
  • Withholding Pattern, 1985
  • Such Winters of Memory, 1993
  • The Spaces in Between, 2007
  • The Brass Project, 1993
  • The Dawn Sessions, 1999
  • In the Evenings Out There, 1993

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On Aug 19, 2012. 10:40pm
jonnycumbo said

Nice!!

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