Free jazz

Free jazz is a movement of jazz music first developed in the 1950s and 1960s. Though the music produced by free jazz pioneers varied widely, the common feature was a dissatisfaction with the limitations of bebop, hard bop, and modal jazz, which had developed in the 1940s and ’50s. Each in his or her own way, free jazz musicians attempted to alter, extend, or break down the conventions of jazz, often by discarding hitherto invariable features of jazz, such as fixed chord changes or tempos. Read more…|Edit this Artist photo: Evan Parker

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Thursday 23 October 2014
Bob Moses
Bob MosesConcert
Flash
Washington DC, United States
38.916182 -77.02143

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Thursday 30 October 2014
Elysian Fields
Elysian Fields, Charles GayleConcert
(le) poisson rouge
New York, United States
40.728495 -73.999835
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Monday 3 November 2014
Marc Ribot Trio w/ Henry Grimes & Chad Taylor - European Tour kickoff!
Marc Ribot, Henry Grimes, Chad TaylorConcert
(le) poisson rouge
New York, United States
40.728495 -73.999835
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Friday 27 February 2015
Anthony Braxton Diamond Curtain Wall Quintet
Anthony Braxton, Mary Halvorson, Ingrid Laubrock, Taylor Ho Bynum, Andrew Raffo DewarConcert
Baldwin Auditorium
Durham, North Carolina, United States

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Sunday 3 May 2015
John Zorn: The Hermetic Organ - solo organ improvisations
John ZornConcert
Royce Hall - UCLA
Los Angeles CA, United States
34.073007 -118.44219

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