Derek Bailey

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Prolific British avant-garde jazz guitarist with a truly unique style.
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Discography

Year Album Label AllMusic Rating User Ratings
The Topography of the Lungs
1970 The Topography of the Lungs Otoroku
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Topography of the Lungs
1970 Topography of the Lungs Incus
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Improvisations for Cello and Guitar
1971 Improvisations for Cello and Guitar ECM
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Solo Guitar, Vol. 1
1971 Solo Guitar, Vol. 1 Incus
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Derek Bailey & Han Bennink
1972 Derek Bailey & Han Bennink Organ of Corti
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Duo, Vols. 1 and 2
1974 Duo, Vols. 1 and 2 Emanem
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Royal, Vol. 1
1974 Royal, Vol. 1 Incus
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Lot 74: Solo Improvisations
1974 Lot 74: Solo Improvisations Honest Jon's
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London Concert
1975 London Concert PSI
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Diverso N. 2
1975 Diverso N. 2 Cramps
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Duo
1976 Duo Honest Jon's
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Drops
1977 Drops Robi Droli
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Groupcomposing
1978 Groupcomposing Corbett vs. Dempsey
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Time
1979 Time Honest Jon's / Incus
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Aida
1980 Aida Dexter's Cigar
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Views from Six Windows
1980 Views from Six Windows Metalanguage
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Dart Drug
1981 Dart Drug Incus
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Cyro
1982 Cyro Honest Jon's / Incus
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Yankees
1982 Yankees Charly Records
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Outcome
1983 Outcome Potlatch
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Trios by Company
1983 Trios by Company Incus
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Notes
1985 Notes Incus
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Moment Précieux
1986 Moment Précieux Victo
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Pleistozaen Mit Wasser (Shakin' the Glass)
1988 Pleistozaen Mit Wasser (Shakin' the Glass) FMP / Free Music Production (Germany)
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Han
1988 Han Incus
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Lace
1989 Lace Emanem
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Village Life
1991 Village Life Incus
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Playing
1992 Playing Incus
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Duo + Trio Improvisations
1992 Duo + Trio Improvisations Kitty
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Solo Guitar, Vol. 2
1992 Solo Guitar, Vol. 2 Incus
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Banter
1994 Banter O.O. Discs / 00 Discs / OODiscs
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Saisoro
1995 Saisoro Tzadik Records
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Trio Playing
1995 Trio Playing Incus
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Wireforks: Guitar Duets
1995 Wireforks: Guitar Duets Shanachie
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Harras
1996 Harras Avant
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Moments Précieux
1996 Moments Précieux Victo
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The Field Recordings 3: The Thunderclaps CD, Live at Den Haag
1996 The Field Recordings 3: The Thunderclaps CD, Live at Den Haag X-OR
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Music & Dance
1997 Music & Dance Revenant
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Guitar, Drums 'n Bass
1997 Guitar, Drums 'n Bass Avant
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No Waiting
1997 No Waiting Potlatch
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Improvisation
1997 Improvisation Ampersand
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Viper
1998 Viper Avant
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Play Backs
1998 Play Backs Bingo
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Dynamics of the Impromptu
1998 Dynamics of the Impromptu Entropy Stereo
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Takes Fakes and Dead She Dances
1998 Takes Fakes and Dead She Dances Incus
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Tohjinbo
1998 Tohjinbo Paratactile
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Arch Duo
1999 Arch Duo Rastascan
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Daedal
1999 Daedal Incus
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Post Improvisation, Vol. 2: Air Mail Special
1999 Post Improvisation, Vol. 2: Air Mail Special Incus
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And Pat Thomas/Steve Noble
2000 And Pat Thomas/Steve Noble Rectangle
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Mirakle
2000 Mirakle Tzadik Records
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Drop Me Off at 96th
2000 Drop Me Off at 96th Scatter
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Locational
2000 Locational Incus
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Songs
2000 Songs Incus
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String Theory
2000 String Theory Nu Gruv Alliance
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Close to the Kitchen (London Guitar Duos August 96)
2001 Close to the Kitchen (London Guitar Duos August 96) Blue Chopsticks
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Llaer
2001 Llaer Sofa (Norway)
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Fish
2001 Fish PSF Records (Japan)
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Ore
2001 Ore Arrival
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Derek Bailey & Franz Hautzinger
2002 Derek Bailey & Franz Hautzinger Grob
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Ballads
2002 Ballads Tzadik Records
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Pieces for Guitar
2002 Pieces for Guitar Tzadik Records
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Duos, London 2001
2002 Duos, London 2001 Incus
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New Sights, Old Sounds
2002 New Sights, Old Sounds Incus
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Right Off
2002 Right Off Numérica
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Soshin
2003 Soshin Ambiances Magnetiques
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Nearly a D
2003 Nearly a D Emanem
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Scale Points on the Fever Curve
2004 Scale Points on the Fever Curve Emanem
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Carpal Tunnel
2005 Carpal Tunnel Tzadik Records
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Derek
2006 Derek Amulet Records
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To Play: The Blemish Sessions
2006 To Play: The Blemish Sessions Samadhisound
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Standards
2007 Standards Tzadik Records
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Tony Oxley/Derek Bailey Quartet
2008 Tony Oxley/Derek Bailey Quartet Jazzwerkstatt
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More 74: Solo Guitar Improvisations
2010 More 74: Solo Guitar Improvisations Incus
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Derek Bailey Plus One Music Ensemble
2013 Derek Bailey Plus One Music Ensemble Nondo / Panton
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And
2015 And Forced Exposure / Rectangle
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Another Evening at Logos, 1974/79/81
2015 Another Evening at Logos, 1974/79/81 Sub Rosa
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The Music Improvisation Company
The Music Improvisation Company Decca / ECM
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Figuring
Figuring Incus
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Compatibles
Compatibles Incus
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Drawing Close, Attuning
Drawing Close, Attuning Harmonia Mundi
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Barcelona
Barcelona Hopscotch
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