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Russian improvisation trio, one of the early Soviet free jazz bands.

The late Soviet Union was not renowned for its contributions to jazz, but it did produce at least one notable group, for in the '70s and '80s the Ganelin Trio was arguably the world's greatest free jazz ensemble. Comprised of pianist Vyacheslav Ganelin, saxophonist Vladimir Chekasin, and drummer Vladimir Tarasov, the trio's mostly improvised music was as…

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  • …Б-ги.
  • да в то время в совке ни одна рок-команда и близко не приближалась по степени крутости
  • Man, I'm glad I discovered this. Easily some of the best free jazz I've heard.
  • Моя рецензия на альбом Catalogue: Live in East Germany для популярного блога XO music: http://xomusic.wordpress.com/2011/12/20/ganelintri/
  • lithuania? cool
  • Унбеливбл уж точна:) пиндосы пиндосы:)
  • earbleed: I heard Ganelin playing SOLO in Prague Free Jazz Fest. It was unbelievable! Piano, synthetyzer and drums - wow
  • they're just a trio? damn. that's a lot of free for only three dudes.
  • hot shit

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