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: Anthony Braxton

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Tuesday 13 January 2015
Ken Vandermark & Nate Wooley Duo
Ken Vandermark, Nate WooleyConcert
Neptunes
Raleigh, United States
35.777044 -78.639826
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Saturday 17 January 2015
Nels Cline & Julian Lage
Nels Cline, Julian LageConcert
Largo at the Coronet
Los Angeles, United States
34.077949 -118.376198
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Wednesday 21 January 2015
Ken Vandermark / Nate Wooley Duo
Ken Vandermark, Nate WooleyConcert
Andy Warhol Museum
Pittsburgh PA, United States
40.448508 -80.002296

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Saturday 7 February 2015
Battle Trance
Battle TranceConcert
Andy Warhol Museum
Pittsburgh PA, United States
40.448508 -80.002296

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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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