Jimmy Giuffre

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Swing veteran whose creative spirit drove him to push against jazz boundaries in surprisingly avant-garde ways.
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Discography

Year Album Label AllMusic Rating User Ratings
Album 1955 Tangents in Jazz Capitol
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Evolution
1955 Evolution Original Jazz Classics
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Album 1955 Four Brothers Capitol
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Album 1955 Four Brothers and Tangents in Jazz Affinity
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Jimmy Giuffre
1955 Jimmy Giuffre Capitol
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The Jimmy Giuffre Clarinet
1956 The Jimmy Giuffre Clarinet Collectables
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Album 1956 Jazzlore: The Jimmy Giuffre Clarinet Atlantic
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Album 1957 Music for Brass Columbia
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The Jimmy Giuffre 3
1957 The Jimmy Giuffre 3 Atlantic
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Western Suite
1958 Western Suite Warner Elektra Atlantic Corp. / WEA International
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Album 1958 The Four Brothers Sound Atlantic
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Album 1958 The Music Man Atlantic
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Trav'lin' Light
1958 Trav'lin' Light WPCR
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Ad Lib
1959 Ad Lib Jazz Plaza Music
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The Easy Way
1959 The Easy Way Verve
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Album 1959 Herb Ellis Meets Jimmy Giuffre
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Lee Konitz Meets Jimmy Giuffre
1959 Lee Konitz Meets Jimmy Giuffre Verve
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Album 1959 Seven Pieces
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Album 1960 Piece for Clarinet and Strings
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Album 1960 Jimmy Giuffre Quartet in Person
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Album 1961 Emphasis, Stuttgart 1961 Harmonia Mundi
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Flight, Bremen 1961
1961 Flight, Bremen 1961 Harmonia Mundi
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Album 1961 Fusion Verve
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Album 1962 Thesis Verve
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Free Fall
1962 Free Fall Legacy / Columbia
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Album 1972 Music for People, Birds, Butterflies and Mosquitos Choice
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Album 1974 Quiet Song Improvisingartists
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Album 1975 River Chant Choice
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Comp 1978 Tenors West GNP
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IAI Festival
1978 IAI Festival Improvisingartists
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Dragonfly
1983 Dragonfly Soul Note (Italy)
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Comp 1984 Graz Live 1961 Hat Hut Records
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Album 1985 Quasar Soul Note (Italy)
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Eiffel: Live in Paris, 1987
1987 Eiffel: Live in Paris, 1987 CELP
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Momentum, Willisau 1988
1988 Momentum, Willisau 1988 Hatology
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Album 1989 Liquid Dancers Soul Note (Italy)
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Life of a Trio: Sunday
1989 Life of a Trio: Sunday Sunnyside Communications
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The Life of a Trio: Saturday
1989 The Life of a Trio: Saturday Owl / Sunnyside
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Comp 1990 Princess Fini Jazz
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Fly Away Little Bird
1992 Fly Away Little Bird Sunnyside Communications / Universal Distribution
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Comp 1992 Jimmy Giuffre, Vol. 3: 1961 Decca / ECM
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Conversations with a Goose
1996 Conversations with a Goose Soul Note (Italy)
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Comp 1996 The Train and the River Choice / Candid
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Comp 1997 The Complete Capitol & Atlantic Recordings of Jimmy Giuffre
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Comp 1998 Jimmy Giuffre with Jim Hall Giants Of Jazz Recordings
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Comp 1999 The Jimmy Giuffre 3/The Music Man Collectables
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Comp 1999 Portrait of the Artist/The Four Brothers Sound Collectables
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Comp 1999 Trav'lin' Light/Merely Marvelous Collectables
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Olympia 23 Fevier 1960-27 Fevier 1965
1999 Olympia 23 Fevier 1960-27 Fevier 1965 Trema
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Album 2000 Concert Trio Unique Records
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Comp 2000 Clarke-Boland Big Band/Western Suite Collectables
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Talks and Plays
2000 Talks and Plays CELP
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Comp 2001 The Complete 1947-1953 Small Group Sessions Blue Moon
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Comp 2003 Emphasis & Flight, 1961 Hatology
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Comp 2004 Complete 1947-1952 Master Takes Definitive Records
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Comp 2004 The Complete 1947-1953 Small Group Sessions, Vol. 3: 1953 Blue Moon
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Comp 2004 Hollywood & Newport 1957-1958 Fresh Sound
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Comp 2004 The Complete 1947-1953 Small Group Sessions, Vol. 1: 1947-1952 Blue Moon
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Comp 2004 The Complete 1947-1953 Small Group Sessions, Vol. 2: 1953 Blue Moon
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Comp 2005 Original Trio Gambit
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Comp 2005 Night Dance Candid
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Comp 2006 Complete Recordings Lone Hill Jazz
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Comp 2006 Jimmy Giuffre [Membran] MSI Music Distribution / Membran
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Comp 2006 Tangents In Jazz MSI Music Distribution / Membran
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Comp 2006 New Forms in Jazz: Complete Capitol Recordings 1954-1955 FS World Jazz
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Comp 2006 The Cool One: The 'Tangents In Jazz' & 'Four Brothers' Sessions' MSI Music Distribution / Giant Steps
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Comp 2007 Live in 1960 Jazzbeat
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7 Pieces
2007 7 Pieces Jazzbeat
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The Four Brothers Band
2007 The Four Brothers Band Rhino
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Comp 2008 Jimmy Giuffre/Jimmy Giuffre 3/Tangents in Jazz/Historic Jazz Avid / Avid Jazz
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Comp 2008 Complete Studio Recordings Gambit / Gambit Spain / Disconforme
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Comp 2009 The Swamp People Giant Steps
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Comp 2009 Only the Best of Jimmy Giuffre Collectables
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Comp 2010 Jimmy Giuffre 3/Trav'lin' Light Ais / Poll Winners Records
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Comp 2012 The Complete Remastered Recordings on Black Saint & Soul Note Black Saint / CAM Jazz / CAM London / Sou
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Comp 2013 Free Fall Wax Time
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Comp 2014 New York Concerts: The Jimmy Giuffre 3 & 4 Elemental
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Comp 2016 Jimmy Giuffre 3: Bremen & Stuttgart Emanem
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Comp Seven Classic Albums Real Gone Jazz
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Comp 3 Classic Albums Plus
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Comp The Classic Years P.E.R
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Comp 3 Classic Albums Real Gone Jazz
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