Andrew Cyrille

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Veteran jazz drummer, closely associated with the avant-garde, whose career included stints with Mary Lou Wiliams, Cecil Taylor, and Anthony Braxton.
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Year Album Artist
2019 Devotion Uri Caine / Andrew Cyrille / Dave Douglas Primary Artist, Trumpet
2018 Lebroba Andrew Cyrille / Bill Frisell / Wadada Leo Smith Primary Artist, Drums, Composer
2017 The Good Book: The Early Years 1960-1962 Booker Ervin Drums
2016 Proximity Andrew Cyrille / Bill McHenry Primary Artist, Producer, Drums, Composer
2016 The Declaration Of Musical Independence Andrew Cyrille Primary Artist, Composer
2015 Amorphae Ben Monder Primary Artist, Drums, Composer
2014 Song For a New Decade Andrew Cyrille / Mikko Innanen / William Parker Primary Artist, Drums, Composer
2013 Refraction - Breakin' Glass Jason Moran / Trio 3 Vocals, Drums, Composer
2012 Continuum David Virelles Drums, Cowbell, Maracas, Percussion, Gong, Composer
2012 Duology Andrew Cyrille Primary Artist, Drums
2012 La Peur du Vide Bill McHenry Drums
2012 The Complete Remastered Recordings on Black Saint & Soul Note Muhal Richard Abrams Drums, Percussion
2010 As the Crow Flies Guido Mazzon Featured Artist, Drums
2009 At This Time Trio 3 Drums, Group Member, Composer
2009 Opus de Life Profound Sound Trio Drums, Composer
2009 Piano Solo at Town Hall 1971 Cecil Taylor Drums
2009 The Dark Tree Horace Tapscott Drums
2008 Funk Ain't A Word Percussion
2008 Optics Andrew Cyrille / Søren Kjœrgaard / Ben Street Primary Artist, Member of Attributed Artist, Drums, Improvised Percussion, Percussion, Composer
2008 Portrait Irène Schweizer Main Personnel
2008 Untitled Recordings Sun Ra Performer
2007 Jazz My Soul Jazz Explorers Drums
2007 Jazz: Love Songs After Dark Main Personnel, Drums
2007 Sacred Ground David Murray / David Murray Black Saint Quartet Member of Attributed Artist, Drums
2006 Vibes in Motion Walt Dickerson Drums
2006 Zodiac Suite: Revisited Mary Lou Williams Collective Member of Attributed Artist, Drums
2005 Prestige Profiles, Vol. 4 Coleman Hawkins Drums
2005 Vision, Vol. 3 Drums, Primary Artist
2004 Duo Palindrom 2002, Vol. 1 Anthony Braxton / Andrew Cyrille Primary Artist
2004 Duo Palindrom 2002, Vol. 2 Anthony Braxton / Andrew Cyrille Primary Artist
2004 Expansion Dave Burrell Guest Artist, Main Personnel, Drums
2004 Exploration Grachan Moncur III Guest Artist, Main Personnel, Drums, Soloist
2004 Incarnation Cecil Taylor Quartet Drums, Timpani
2004 Reflections Juhani Aaltonen / Andrew Cyrille / Reggie Workman Primary Artist, Drums, Composer
2004 What a Wonderful World [Solitudes] Dan Gibson Drums
2003 Duos 2: Europa America Japan Peter Kowald Vocals, Drums, Voices, Composer, Primary Artist
2003 Jazz Sounds of Africa Ahmed Abdul-Malik Guest Artist, Drums
2003 Live at Banlieues Bleues Cosmosamatics Guest Artist, Drums, Composer
2003 New Africa/One Morning I Woke Up Very Early Grachan Moncur III Main Personnel, Drums
2002 Flying Dutchman Anthology Percussion
2002 Open Ideas Trio 3 Drums, Cymbals, Composer
2002 Qattara Co Streiff Sextet / Co Streiff Composer
2001 C/D/E Andrew Cyrille Primary Artist, Drums, Composer
2001 Encounter Trio 3 Composer, Drums
2001 Jazzactuel [Box Set] Drums, Percussion, Composer, Primary Artist
2001 Like a Kiss That Never Ends David Murray / David Murray Power Quartet Guest Artist, Drums
2001 Live in New York Roswell Rudd / Archie Shepp Guest Artist, Drums
2000 A Tree Frog Tonality John Lindberg Guest Artist, Composer
2000 Live at the Blue Note Jaz Sawyer Composer
2000 The Catbird Sings Andrew Cyrille / John Lindberg Primary Artist, Drums
1999 An Afternoon in Harlem Hugh Ragin Guest Artist, Drums, Percussion
1999 Les Incontournables Coleman Hawkins Drums
1999 Wildflowers: The New York Loft Jazz Sessions - Complete Drums, Composer, Primary Artist
1998 Black Saint/Soul Note: Critic's Pick Sampler, Vol. 3 Vocals, Whistle (Human), Balafon, Drums, Talking Drum, Shaker, Percussion, Crotale, Whistle (Instrument), Performer, Foot Percussion, Trap Kit, Composer, Primary Artist
1998 Visions of Jazz: A Musical Journey Drums
1997 Critics Picks, Vol. 1 Drums
1997 Exhilaration Borah Bergman / Peter Brötzmann / Andrew Cyrille Primary Artist, Drums, Performer, Composer
1997 Good to Go, With a Tribute to Bu Andrew Cyrille Trio Primary Artist, Drums, Composer
1997 Le Lion a Paris: Lions Abroad, Vol. 3 Drums
1997 Live in Willisau Trio 3 Drums, Composer
1997 Monk's Japanese Folk Song Miya Masaoka Drums, Percussion, Composer
1997 Ode to the Living Tree Andrew Cyrille Primary Artist, Editing, Liner Notes, Drums, Cymbals, Composer
1997 Something in Return Andrew Cyrille / Jimmy Lyons Primary Artist, Percussion, Performer, Composer
1997 The Instrumental History of Jazz Drums
1996 Alternate Currents Drums
1996 David Murray/James Newton Quintet David Murray Drums, Composer
1996 Silkheart Sampler: The Spirit of New Jazz Drums
1995 Aiee! the Phantom Horace Tapscott Guest Artist, Drums, Drums (Snare)
1995 Akisakila, Vol. 2 Cecil Taylor Drums
1994 Darn It! Paul Haines Drums, Primary Artist
1994 Live '93 Acoustic Octfunk David Murray Trio Drums
1994 Poems by Paul Haines Musics by Many Paul Haines Drums
1994 X Man Andrew Cyrille Primary Artist, Drums, Composer
1993 Edge-Ing Oliver Lake Quartet Drums
1993 Jazzosaurus Rex David Murray Drums
1993 Red Bliss: Red Baron Jazz Sampler Drums
1993 Saxmen David Murray Drums
1992 Lost Bohemia Chris Fagan Drums
1992 My Friend Louis Andrew Cyrille Quintet Primary Artist, Drums, Cymbals, Performer, Composer
1992 Shakill's Warrior David Murray Drums
1992 The Children of Ibeji Ivo Perelman Drums
1992 The Human Factor Borah Bergman Drums, Performer, Primary Artist
1992 Tribute to Stuff Smith Billy Bang Drums, Percussion
1991 Duos: Europa America Japan Peter Kowald Vocals, Drums, Voices, Composer, Primary Artist
1991 Kimus #4 Drums
1991 Live at the Knitting Factory, Vols. 1-5 Drums, Performer, Composer, Primary Artist
1991 Side by Side Marty Ehrlich Drums
1991 Smithsonian Collection of Classic Jazz, Vol. 1 Drums
1991 Smithsonian Collection of Classic Jazz, Vol. 5 Drums
1990 Dust to Dust Lawrence "Butch" Morris Guest Artist
1990 Eight (+3) Tristano Compositions, 1989: For Warne Marsh Anthony Braxton Drums
1990 Galaxies Andrew Cyrille & Tarasov Primary Artist, Drums, Percussion, Duet, Composer
1990 Gramavision 10th Anniversary Sampler Drums
1990 Irène Schweizer & Andrew Cyrille Andrew Cyrille / Irène Schweizer Primary Artist, Performer, Composer
1990 Live at the Knitting Factory, Vol. 3 Drums, Performer, Composer, Primary Artist
1990 Sunrise, Sunset Bob Thiele Collective Guest Artist
1990 Tenderness Kip Hanrahan Drums
1990 When Silence Pulls Paul Plimley Drums, Performer, Composer, Primary Artist
1989 Approximations Martin Schütz Drums, Composer
1989 Live at Leverkusener Jazztage A. Spencer Barefield Drums, Composer, Primary Artist
1989 Shadows on a Wall John Carter Guest Artist, Drums
1989 The Dark Tree, Vol 1/Dark Tree, Vol. 2 Horace Tapscott Drums
1989 The Earth and the Heart Dennis Gonzalez Guest Artist, Drums, Soloist, Composer
1989 The Hearinga Suite Muhal Richard Abrams / The Muhal Richard Abrams Orchestra Drums
1988 Comin' On Bobby Bradford / John Carter Guest Artist, Drums
1988 Compilation Oliver Lake Drums
1988 Fields John Carter Drums
1988 Go Tell It on the Mountain Booker T. Primary Artist, Drums
1988 Jungle Cowboy Jean-Paul Bourelly Drums
1987 Attainment Charles Brackeen Vocals, Drums
1987 Paintings Manfred Zepf Primary Artist, Drums, Performer, Composer
1987 Revised Smithsonian Collection of Classic Jazz Drums
1987 Worshippers Come Nigh Charles Brackeen Drums, Congas
1986 Colours in Thirty-Third Muhal Richard Abrams Drums
1986 Dance of the Love Ghosts John Carter Drums
1986 Synthesis Reggie Workman Ensemble Guest Artist, Drums
1986 To Hear the World in a Grain of Sand: Live World Music Ensemble Drums, Performer, Primary Artist
1985 Castles of Ghana John Carter Drums, Percussion
1984 Pieces of Time Kenny Clarke Primary Artist, Percussion, Performer, Composer
1984 The Printmakers Geri Allen Guest Artist, Drums, Timpani, Percussion, Mouth Percussion
1983 Rejoicing with the Light Muhal Richard Abrams / The Muhal Richard Abrams Orchestra Drums
1983 The Navigator Andrew Cyrille Primary Artist, Percussion, Composer
1982 Andrew Cyrille Meets Peter Brotzmann in Berlin Andrew Cyrille Primary Artist, Drums, Percussion
1982 Blues Forever Muhal Richard Abrams Drums
1982 Burnt Offering Jimmy Lyons Percussion, Performer, Composer, Primary Artist
1982 Life Rays Andrew Cyrille / Walt Dickerson / Sirone Primary Artist, Drums, Performer
1981 Double Clutch Andrew Cyrille Primary Artist, Drums, Cymbals, Percussion, Composer
1980 Celebration Andrew Cyrille Primary Artist, Drums
1980 Junction Andrew Cyrille Primary Artist, Drums
1980 Mama and Daddy Muhal Richard Abrams Percussion
1980 Special People Andrew Cyrille Primary Artist, Drums, Percussion, Composer
1979 Nuba Andrew Cyrille Primary Artist, Piano, Vibraphone, Drums, Castanets, Claves, Cowbell, Cymbals, Maracas, Tambourine, Triangle, Percussion, Bells, Whistle (Instrument), Sansa, Composer
1978 3D Family David Murray Member of Attributed Artist, Drums
1978 Metamusicians' Stomp Andrew Cyrille Primary Artist, Drums, Percussion, Performer, Composer
1978 Space Minds, New Worlds, Survival of America Leroy Jenkins Percussion
1978 The Legend of Ai Glatson Leroy Jenkins Drums, Percussion
1978 The Loop Andrew Cyrille Primary Artist, Vocals, Percussion
1977 European Tour 1977 Carla Bley / Carla Bley Band Drums, Primary Artist
1977 Kew. Rhone. Peter Blegvad / John Greaves / Lisa Herman Drums, Percussion
1977 The Great Concert of Cecil Taylor Cecil Taylor Drums
1976 Step by Step John Gordon Drums
1975 Peace Walt Dickerson Drums
1975 Tell Us Only The Beautiful Things Walt Dickerson Percussion
1974 Cosmic Funk Lonnie Liston Smith / Lonnie Liston Smith & the Cosmic Echoes Percussion
1974 Crystals Sam Rivers Percussion
1974 Dialogue of the Drums Andrew Cyrille Primary Artist, Vocals, Drums, Percussion, Voices, Composer
1973 Akisakila Cecil Taylor Drums
1973 Spring of Two Blue J's Cecil Taylor Drums, Musician
1971 What About? Andrew Cyrille Primary Artist, Vocals, Drums, Percussion, Composer
1970 Afternoon of a Georgia Faun Marion Brown Primary Artist, Percussion
1970 Liberation Music Orchestra Charlie Haden / Charlie Haden & the Liberation Music Orchestra Drums, Percussion
1969 Fondation Maeght Nights, Vol. 1 Cecil Taylor Drums, Musician
1969 Fondation Maeght Nights, Vol. 2 Cecil Taylor Drums, Musician
1969 Fondation Maeght Nights, Vol. 3 Cecil Taylor Drums
1969 New Africa Grachan Moncur III Drums
1968 Rock and Other Four Letter Words Shipen Lebzelter / J. Marks Percussion
1968 The Jazz Composer's Orchestra Jazz Composer's Orchestra Drums, Bass
1966 Conquistador! Cecil Taylor Guest Artist, Drums
1966 Student Studies Cecil Taylor Guest Artist, Drums
1966 The Great Paris Concert Cecil Taylor Drums
1966 Unit Structures Cecil Taylor Guest Artist, Drums
1962 Hot Line Bill Barron Drums
1962 Jazz Soul of 'Cleopatra' Drums
1962 Relativity Walt Dickerson Guest Artist, Drums
1962 Sounds of Africa Ahmed Abdul-Malik Drums
1962 To My Queen Walt Dickerson Guest Artist, Drums
1961 The Hawk Relaxes Coleman Hawkins Guest Artist, Main Personnel, Drums
1961 The Music of Ahmed Abdul-Malik Ahmed Abdul-Malik Drums
1961 This Is Walt Dickerson! Walt Dickerson Guest Artist, Drums
City of Asylum Eric Revis Featured Artist, Drums, Composer
Clandestine Andrew Cyrille / David Haney Primary Artist, Drum
Conspiracy a Go Go Andrew Cyrille / Dominic Duval / David Haney Primary Artist, Drum
Discography Peter Kowald Drums
Femklang Andrew Cyrille / Soren Kjaergaard / Ben Street Primary Artist
Ictus Masters of Creative Music Drums
Ictus Records 35th Anniversary Collection Primary Artist
Ictus World Music Collection Andrea Centazzo Primary Artist
Liberation Music: Spiritual Jazz and the Art of Protest on Flying Dutchman Records 1969-1974 Percussion
Live The Group Drums
Low Blue Flame Andrew Cyrille / Greg Osby Primary Artist, Producer, Liner Notes, Drums, Composer
Open Opus Andrew Cyrille / Soren Kjaegaard / Søren Kjærgaard / Ben Street Primary Artist, Drums, Percussion, Composer
Our Metier Mark Masters Drums, Group Member, Soloist
Prestige Rudy Van Gelder Remasters Drums
Route de Freres Andrew Cyrille / Hatian Fascination Primary Artist, Drums, Composer
Spiritual Jazz, Vol. 4: Americans In Europe Drums
Strings Revisited Juhani Aaltonen / Avanti! Chamber Orchestra / Henrik Otto Donner Drums
The Complete Remastered Recordings on Black Saint & Soul Note Jimmy Lyons Agogo Bell, Bird Whistle, Brushes, Castanets, Claves, Composer, Cowbell, Cymbals, Drums, Main Personnel, Maracas, Percussion, Primary Artist, Sansa, Slide Whistle, Tambourine, Triangle, Vibraslap
The Complete Remastered Recordings on Black Saint & Soul Note Oliver Lake Drums, Group Member
The Complete Remastered Recordings on Black Saint & Soul Note Sun Ra Drums, Guest Artist
The Complete Remastered Recordings on Black Saint & Soul Note Andrew Cyrille Primary Artist, Agogo Bell, Bird Whistle, Brushes, Castanets, Claves, Composer, Cowbell, Cymbals, Drums, Maracas, Percussion, Sansa, Slide Whistle, Tambourine, Triangle, Vibraslap
The Tenor Stylings Of Bill Baron/Modern Windows/Hot Line Bill Barron Drums
The Untarnished Dream Steve Colson Drums, Bells, Chimes, Percussion
Us Free: Fish Stories Andrew Cyrille / Henry Grimes / Bill McHenry Primary Artist, Drums, Composer
Wiring Vijay Iyer / Trio 3 Drums, Quotation Author, Composer
Witch's Scream Andrew Cyrille / John Tchicai / Reggie Workman Primary Artist, Drums, Composer