John Laird Abercrombie (December 16, 1944 – August 22, 2017) was an American jazz guitarist. His work explored jazz fusion, free jazz, and avant-garde jazz. Abercrombie studied at Berklee College of Music in Boston, Massachusetts. He was known for his understated style and his work with organ trios. John Abercrombie was born on December 16, 1944, in Port Chester, New York.
John Abercrombie biography John Laird Abercrombie - 1944-12-16 (Port Chester, New York, USA) - 2017-08-22. Jazz critics will argue the JOHN ABERCROMBIE is the guitarist of his generation who has pushed the boundaries of improvisation, whilst relating to the traditions of jazz. However, ABERCROMBIE has equally been at home with jazz rock fusion having a style that places him readily amongst the top ten jazz rock guitarists. Discography: Date Album Title Label 1974 Timeless ECM 1974 Works ECM 1975 Gateway w/ Jack DeJohnette & Dave Holland ECM 1977 Gateway 2 ECM 1977 Characters ECM 1978 Arcade ECM 1979 Straight Flight JAM 1979 Abercrombie Quartet ECM 1980 M ECM 1982 Solar w/ John Scofield Palo Alto 1984 Night ECM 1985 Current Events ECM 1987 Getting There ECM 1988 John Abercrombie/Marc.
John Abercrombie and Greg Osby - DUOS - The Jazz Sessions. John Abercrombie, Greg Osby. John Abercrombie, Richie Beirach, Ron McClure, Adam Nussbaum. John Abercrombie, Marc Johnson, Peter Erskine. Upon A Time An Album Of Duets.
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John Laird Abercrombie (December 16, 1944 – August 22, 2017) was an American jazz guitarist, composer and bandleader. His work explored jazz fusion, post bop, free jazz and avant-garde jazz. He recorded his debut album, Timeless with Manfred Eicher's ECM label, and has recorded principally with this label since. Abercrombie has played with Billy Cobham, Ralph Towner, Jack DeJohnette, Charles Lloyd, Michael Brecker and Randy Brecker.
John Abercrombie - Ralph Towner 07 – Parasol. John Abercrombie/Ralph Towner – Elbow Room. John Abercrombie, Ralph Towner – Romantic Descension. John Abercrombie, Ralph Towner – Elbow Room. Ralph Towner & John Abercrombie – Microtheme. John Abercrombie & Ralph Towner – Timeless (Live at NDR Sudios, Hamburg, 1984). John Abercrombie And Ralph Towner – Parasol. Ralph Towner & John Abercrombie – Late Night Passenger. John Abercrombie, Ralph Towner 1976 Sargasso Sea – 05 Elbow Room. John Abercrombie, Ralph Towner 1976 Sargasso Sea – Full Album. John Abercrombie/Ralph Towner – Parasol.
John Abercrombie - Ralph Towner Duo. Ralph Towner, 12-string guitar, classical guitar, piano; John Abercrombie, electric, acoustic guitar. Talent Studio, Oslo, Norway, May, 1976. ECM (G) ECM 1133 John Abercrombie Quartet - Arcade ECM (G) ECM 2478-80 John Abercrombie, Richie Beirach, George Mraz, Peter Donald - The First Quartet ECM (G) 837 275-1, 837 275-2 John Abercrombie - Works. Richard Beirach, piano; John Abercrombie, guitar, mandolin guitar; George Mraz, bass; Peter Donald, drums. Talent Studio, Oslo, Norway, November, 1979.
Guitarist John Abercrombie returns with a second album by his quartet featuring pianist Marc Copland, along with longtime rhythm partners Drew Gress and Joey Baron. Extolling 39 Steps, the group’s 2013 album, the Financial Times said: The emphasis is on subtle intrigue, flowing lyricism and the interplay between the leader’s warm, cleanly articulated guitar and Copland’s pian. ith bassist Gress and drummer Baron equally supple and sinewy companions.
The best album by John Abercrombie Quartet is Arcade which is ranked number 67,243 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 3. John Abercrombie Quartet is ranked number 22,940 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 5. Product Details. John Abercrombie - Quartet - S/T - RARE Germany Pressing LP 1980 ECM Jazz EX/EX Condition: Used. Time left: 11h 43m 30s. Ships to: Worldwide. Abercrombie John/Quartet-Up And Coming VINYL NEW Condition: New. Time left: 1d 5h 34m 9s.
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Composed By – Jan HammerDrums – Jack DeJohnetteGuitar – John AbercrombieOrgan, Synthesizer – Jan Hammer
Composed By – John AbercrombieDrums – Jack DeJohnetteGuitar – John AbercrombiePiano – Jan HammerTenor Saxophone – Mike Brecker*
|3||Ralph's Piano Waltz
Composed By – John AbercrombieDrums – Jack DeJohnetteGuitar – John AbercrombieOrgan – Jan Hammer
Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar – John AbercrombieComposed By – John Abercrombie
Bass – George MrazComposed By – Richie Beirach*Drums – Peter DonaldGuitar – John AbercrombiePiano – Richie Beirach*
Bass – Eddie GomezComposed By – Eddie Gomez, Jack DeJohnette, John Abercrombie, Lester BowieDrums – Jack DeJohnetteGuitar, Mandolin – John AbercrombieTrumpet – Lester Bowie
Composed By – John AbercrombieElectric Guitar – John AbercrombieGuitar [12-string] – Ralph Towner
Bass – Dave HollandComposed By – John AbercrombieDrums – Jack DeJohnetteGuitar – John Abercrombie
|837 275-1||John Abercrombie||Works (LP, Comp)||ECM Records||837 275-1||Germany||1988|
|837 275-4||John Abercrombie||Works (Cass, Comp)||ECM Records||837 275-4||US||1989|
|837 275-4||John Abercrombie||Works (Cass, Comp)||ECM Records||837 275-4||Canada||1988|
|837 275-2||John Abercrombie||Works (CD, Comp)||ECM Records||837 275-2||Germany||1988|