Steve Lacy

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Soprano saxophonist worked in a variety of settings and as a solo improviser, ranges from the traditional to the avant garde.
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Discography

Year Album Label AllMusic Rating User Ratings
Soprano Sax
1957 Soprano Sax Original Jazz Classics
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Reflections: Steve Lacy Plays Thelonious Monk
1958 Reflections: Steve Lacy Plays Thelonious Monk Original Jazz Classics
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The Straight Horn of Steve Lacy
1960 The Straight Horn of Steve Lacy Candid
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Evidence
1962 Evidence New Jazz/OJC
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School Days
1963 School Days Hatology
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Wynton Kelly with Steve Lacy 1963 Wynton Kelly with Steve Lacy New Jazz
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The Forest and the Zoo
1966 The Forest and the Zoo ESP-Disk / Calibre
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Jazz Realities 1966 Jazz Realities Fontana
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Disposability 1966 Disposability RCA
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Roba 1969 Roba Saravah
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Moon
1969 Moon Sunspots
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Steve Lacy Plays Monk 1969 Steve Lacy Plays Monk Affinity
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Plays Monk
1969 Plays Monk Fuel 2000
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Wordless 1971 Wordless Futura
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Lapis 1971 Lapis Saravah
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The Gap
1972 The Gap Universal International
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Solo 1972 Solo Emanem
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Mal Waldron with the Steve Lacy Quintet
1972 Mal Waldron with the Steve Lacy Quintet America
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The Crust 1973 The Crust Emanem
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Weal & Woe
1973 Weal & Woe Emanem
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Saxophone Special 1974 Saxophone Special Emanem
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Scraps 1974 Scraps Saravah
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Stabs 1975 Stabs FMP/Free Music Production (Germany)
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Dreams 1975 Dreams Saravah
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Axieme
1975 Axieme RED Distribution
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Sidelines
1976 Sidelines Improvisingartists
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Company Four 1976 Company Four Incus
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Trickles
1976 Trickles Black Saint / GBW
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Raps 1977 Raps Adelphi Records
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Follies 1977 Follies FMP/Free Music Production (Germany)
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The Owl 1977 The Owl Saravah
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High, Low and Order
1977 High, Low and Order Hat Hut Records / hatART
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Lost In June
1977 Lost In June Ictus Records
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Clinkers
1977 Clinkers Hatology
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The Way
1979 The Way Hat Hut Records
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N.Y. Capers & Quirks
1979 N.Y. Capers & Quirks Hatology / Hat Hut Records
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Capers 1979 Capers Hat Hut Records
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Troubles
1979 Troubles Black Saint
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Ballets 1980 Ballets hatART
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Stamps 1981 Stamps Hat Hut Records
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Snake Out 1981 Snake Out Hat Musics
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Herbe de L'oubli 1981 Herbe de L'oubli hatART
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Songs 1982 Songs hatART
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Regeneration
1982 Regeneration Soul Note (Italy)
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The Flame
1982 The Flame Soul Note (Italy)
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Two, Five, Six, Blinks
1983 Two, Five, Six, Blinks hatART
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Prospectus 1983 Prospectus hatART
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Eternal Duo 1983 Eternal Duo
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Deadline (Live) 1985 Deadline (Live) Soundaspects
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Chirps
1985 Chirps FMP/Free Music Production (Germany)
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In Situ
1985 In Situ Adda
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Futurities, Pt. II
1985 Futurities, Pt. II hatART
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Futurities 1985 Futurities hatART
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The Condor
1985 The Condor Soul Note (Italy)
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Change of Season (Music of Herbie Nichols)
1986 Change of Season (Music of Herbie Nichols) Soul Note (Italy)
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Morning Joy: Live at Sunset Paris
1986 Morning Joy: Live at Sunset Paris Hatology
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Sempre Amore
1986 Sempre Amore Soul Note (Italy)
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Sempre Amore 1986 Sempre Amore Soul Note (Italy)
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One Fell Swoop
1986 One Fell Swoop Silkheart (Sweden)
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The Gleam
1986 The Gleam Silkheart (Sweden)
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Flim-Flam
1986 Flim-Flam hatART
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Outings 1986 Outings Ismez
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Dutch Masters
1987 Dutch Masters Soul Note (Italy)
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The Window
1987 The Window Soul Note (Italy)
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Image
1987 Image Ah Um
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Paris Blues
1987 Paris Blues Sunnyside
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Only Monk
1987 Only Monk Soul Note (Italy)
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Momentum
1987 Momentum Novus
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Live In Budapest 1987 Live In Budapest Westwind
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The Door 1988 The Door Novus
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More Monk
1989 More Monk Soul Note (Italy)
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Anthem 1989 Anthem Novus
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Rushes: 10 Songs from Russia
1990 Rushes: 10 Songs from Russia New Sound Plane
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Hot House 1990 Hot House Novus
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Spirit of Mingus
1991 Spirit of Mingus Freelance (import)
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Live at Sweet Basil
1991 Live at Sweet Basil Novus
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Remains
1991 Remains hatART
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Itinerary
1991 Itinerary Hat Hut Records / hatART
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The Super Quartet Live at Sweet Basil
1992 The Super Quartet Live at Sweet Basil Evidence
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We See
1992 We See Hat Hut Records
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Sweet Sixteen
1993 Sweet Sixteen CALIGOLA
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Let's Call This...Esteem
1993 Let's Call This...Esteem Slam
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Vespers
1993 Vespers Soul Note (Italy)
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Revenue
1993 Revenue Soul Note (Italy)
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Clangs
1993 Clangs Hat Hut Records / hatART
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5 X Monk X Lacy
1994 5 X Monk X Lacy Silkheart (Sweden)
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Findings
1994 Findings CMAP
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The Rendezvous 1994 The Rendezvous Exit
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Packet
1995 Packet New Albion
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I Remember Thelonious: Live at Jazz In'tl 1996 I Remember Thelonious: Live at Jazz In'tl Neljazz
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Bye-Ya
1996 Bye-Ya Freelance (import)
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Live at Dreher, Paris 1981: The Peak, Vol. 2
1996 Live at Dreher, Paris 1981: The Peak, Vol. 2 Hat Hut Records
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Five Facings
1996 Five Facings FMP/Free Music Production (Germany)
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Communique
1997 Communique Soul Note (Italy)
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Straws
1997 Straws Cramps
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Sands
1998 Sands Tzadik Records
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Solo: Live at Unity Temple
1998 Solo: Live at Unity Temple Wobbly Rail
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The Cry
1999 The Cry Soul Note (Italy)
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The Rent
1999 The Rent Cavity Search
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The Joan Miró Foundation Concert
1999 The Joan Miró Foundation Concert Editionsnova
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Clichés
1999 Clichés Hatology / Hat Hut Records
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Trio Live
2000 Trio Live Robi Droli
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Monk's Dream
2000 Monk's Dream Universal / Verve
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Hooky
2000 Hooky Emanem
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Clangs
2000 Clangs Felmay / RDC
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Work
2002 Work Sketch
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Dummy
2002 Dummy Splasc(H) Records
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The Beat Suite
2003 The Beat Suite Sunnyside
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The Holy La
2003 The Holy La Freelance (import)
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New Jazz Meeting: Baden-Baden 2002
2003 New Jazz Meeting: Baden-Baden 2002 Hat Hut Records
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Last Tour
2004 Last Tour Emanem
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One More Time
2005 One More Time Leo Records / Leo
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London Ear 2005 London Ear 33Jazz Records
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Recessional for Oliver Johnson Live in Montreal 2004
2006 Recessional for Oliver Johnson Live in Montreal 2004 Mode Records
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The Sun
2012 The Sun Emanem
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Apis-Lacy: Togashi. Satoh Live at Egg Farm 2013 Apis-Lacy: Togashi. Satoh Live at Egg Farm FDI Japan
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Shots 2015 Shots Hatology
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Scratching the Seventies Scratching the Seventies
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Invitation Invitation Soul Note (Italy)
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Antonyms Antonyms Sub Rosa
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Tips
1981 Tips Corbett vs. Dempsey
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