Ornette Coleman

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The father of the controversial free jazz movement, and a saxophonist and composer who became one of the prime innovators in jazz and modern music.
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Discography

Year Album Label AllMusic Rating User Ratings
Something Else: The Music of Ornette Coleman
1958 Something Else: The Music of Ornette Coleman Concord Jazz / Fantasy / Original Jazz Classics
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The Shape of Jazz to Come
1959 The Shape of Jazz to Come Atlantic
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Tomorrow Is the Question!
1959 Tomorrow Is the Question! Original Jazz Classics
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Change of the Century
1960 Change of the Century Atlantic
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Jazzlore: Ornette Coleman, Vol. 29
1961 Jazzlore: Ornette Coleman, Vol. 29 Atlantic
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Ornette
1961 Ornette Hi Horse Records
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Free Jazz
1961 Free Jazz Atlantic / Rhino
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The Art of the Improvisers
1961 The Art of the Improvisers Water Music Records
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John Lewis Presents Jazz Abstractions
1961 John Lewis Presents Jazz Abstractions
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This Is Our Music
1961 This Is Our Music WEA International
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Town Hall Concert
1962 Town Hall Concert Blue Note
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Ornette on Tenor
1962 Ornette on Tenor Rhino
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The Great London Concert
1965 The Great London Concert Freedom
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At the "Golden Circle" Stockholm, Vol. 1
1965 At the "Golden Circle" Stockholm, Vol. 1 Blue Note
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At the "Golden Circle" Stockholm, Vol. 2
1965 At the "Golden Circle" Stockholm, Vol. 2 Blue Note
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An Evening with Ornette Coleman
1965 An Evening with Ornette Coleman
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The Empty Foxhole
1966 The Empty Foxhole Blue Note
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Who's Crazy?
1966 Who's Crazy? Affinity
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The Music of Ornette Coleman: Forms and Sounds
1967 The Music of Ornette Coleman: Forms and Sounds Bluebird
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Saints and Soldiers
1967 Saints and Soldiers RCA
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Love Call
1968 Love Call Blue Note
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New York Is Now!
1968 New York Is Now! Blue Note
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Crisis
1969 Crisis Impulse!
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Ornette at 12
1969 Ornette at 12 Impulse!
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Friends and Neighbors: Live at Prince Street
1970 Friends and Neighbors: Live at Prince Street BMG International
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Science Fiction
1971 Science Fiction Sony BMG
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Skies of America
1972 Skies of America Columbia / Legacy
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To Whom Who Keeps a Record
1975 To Whom Who Keeps a Record Water Music Records
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Body Meta
1976 Body Meta Harmolodic Records / Verve
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Dancing in Your Head
1976 Dancing in Your Head Verve / Polygram
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Soapsuds, Soapsuds
1977 Soapsuds, Soapsuds Harmolodic Records / Verve
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Of Human Feelings
1979 Of Human Feelings Antilles
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The Unprecedented Music of Ornette Coleman
1980 The Unprecedented Music of Ornette Coleman Crown
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Song X
1985 Song X Geffen
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Opening the Caravan of Dreams
1985 Opening the Caravan of Dreams Caravan of Dreams Productions
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Prime Design Time Design
1985 Prime Design Time Design Caravan of Dreams Productions
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In All Languages
1987 In All Languages Harmolodic Records / Polygram
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Virgin Beauty
1988 Virgin Beauty Portrait
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Naked Lunch [Music from the Original Soundtrack]
1992 Naked Lunch [Music from the Original Soundtrack] Milan / RCA
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Joe Rosenberg's Affinity: A Tribute to Ornette
1995 Joe Rosenberg's Affinity: A Tribute to Ornette Music & Arts
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Tone Dialing
1995 Tone Dialing Harmolodic Records / Harmolodic / Verve
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Colors: Live from Leipzig
1996 Colors: Live from Leipzig Harmolodic Records / Harmolodic / Verve / Universal
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Hidden Man
1996 Hidden Man Harmolodic Records / Harmolodic / Verve
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Sound Museum Three Women
1996 Sound Museum Three Women Harmolodic Records
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Sound Grammar
2006 Sound Grammar Sound Grammar
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Live in Paris 1971
2008 Live in Paris 1971 Jazz Row
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The Lenox Jazz School Concert: August 29, 1959
2009 The Lenox Jazz School Concert: August 29, 1959 FreeFactory
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Turnaround: The Music of Ornette Coleman
2010 Turnaround: The Music of Ornette Coleman Jazzwerkstatt
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For the Love of Ornette
2011 For the Love of Ornette Jazzwerkstatt
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A Tribute to Ornette
2015 A Tribute to Ornette Jazzwerkstatt
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Tivoli Koncertsalen, Copenhagen, 1965
2018 Tivoli Koncertsalen, Copenhagen, 1965 Hi Hat
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Melodic Ornette Coleman
Melodic Ornette Coleman Act Music / Vision
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Love & Peace
Love & Peace Act / Act Music
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