Carla Bley

Carla Bley, née Borg (born May 11, 1936), is an American jazz composer, pianist, organist and bandleader. An important figure in the free jazz movement of the 1960s, she is perhaps best known for her jazz opera Escalator Over The Hill (released as a triple LP set), as well as a book of compositions that have been performed by many other artists, including Gary Burton, Jimmy Giuffre, George Russell, Art Farmer and her ex-husband Paul Bley.

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Carla Bley - Compositions Appear On
... Essence ("Donkey" aka "Wrong Key Donkey") 1962 Paul Bley - Floater ("Floater", "Around Again", "Syndrome", "King Korn" and "Vashkar") 1962 George Russell - The Outer View ("Zig Zag") 1964 ...
Steve Swallow - Partial Discography - As Sideman
... With Carla Bley Musique Mecanique (Watt, 1979) Social Studies (Watt, 1980) Live! (Watt, 1981) I Hate to Sing (Watt, 1983) Heavy Heart (Watt, 1983) Night-Glo (Watt, 1985 ...
Jaco (album) - Track List
... Vashkar (Carla Bley) - 955 Poconos (Paul Bley) - 100 Donkey (Carla Bley) - 628 Vampira (Paul Bley) - 715 Overtoned (Carla Bley) - 104 Jaco (Paul Bley) - 345 ...
Lew Soloff - Discography - As Sideman
... Grammy Award for Album of the Year Blood, Sweat Tears 4, 1971 New Blood, 1972 No Sweat, 1973 With Carla Bley Fleur Carnivore 1989 The Very Big Carla Bley Band, 1990 Big Band ...

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