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John Medeski

John Medeski
Country
United States
Profile
Anthony John Medeski is an American jazz keyboards player and composer, born June 28, 1965. He is best known with his trio, Medeski, Martin and Wood.
Website
http://johnmedeski.com
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Releases on file (20)
Bobby Previte — Rhapsody Bobby Previte — Rhapsody
(RareNoise RNR090, 2018, CD)
Club d'Elf — Live at Club Helsinki Club d'Elf — Live at Club Helsinki
(Face Pelt 5003, 2017, 2CD)
Krakauer's Ancestral Groove — Checkpoint Krakauer's Ancestral Groove — Checkpoint
(Table Pounding, 2016, CD)
Oz Noy — Who Gives a Funk Oz Noy — Who Gives a Funk
(Bandcamp no#, 2016, DL)
Jack Bruce — Silver Rails Jack Bruce — Silver Rails
(Esoteric Antenna MVD6278A, 2014, CD)
Bobby Previte — Terminals Bobby Previte — Terminals
(Canteloupe CA21102, 2014, CD)
Oz Noy — Twisted Blues Volume 2 Oz Noy — Twisted Blues Volume 2
(Abstract Logix ABLX043, 2014, CD)
Oz Noy — Twisted Blues Volume 1 Oz Noy — Twisted Blues Volume 1
(Abstract Logix ABLX 032, 2011, CD)
Spectrum Road — Spectrum Road Spectrum Road — Spectrum Road
(Palmetto Records PM 2152, 2007, CDq)
Medeski Martin & Wood — End of the World Party (Just in Case) Medeski Martin & Wood — End of the World Party (Just in Case)
(Blue Note 7243 5 95633 1 2, 2004, CD)
Various Artists — Rykodisc Twentieth Anniversary Various Artists — Rykodisc Twentieth Anniversary
(Rykodisc RCD10651, 2003, 2CD)
Medeski Martin & Wood — The Dropper Medeski Martin & Wood — The Dropper
(Blue Note 7243 5 22841 2 2, 2000, CD)
Béla Fleck and the Flecktones — Outbound Béla Fleck and the Flecktones — Outbound
(Columbia 498921 2, 2000, CD)
Cibo Matto — Stereo Type A Cibo Matto — Stereo Type A
(Warner Bros 9 47345-2, 1999, CD)
Sean Lennon — Into the Sun Sean Lennon — Into the Sun
(Grand Royal CDP 7243 4 94551, 1998, CD)
Marc Ribot y los Cubanos Postizos — The Prosthetic Cubans Marc Ribot y los Cubanos Postizos — The Prosthetic Cubans
(Atlantic 7567-83116-2, 1998, CD)
Henry Kaiser & Wadada Leo Smith — Yo Miles! Henry Kaiser & Wadada Leo Smith — Yo Miles!
(Shanachie 5046, 1998, 2CD)
Surrender to the Air — Surrender to the Air Surrender to the Air — Surrender to the Air
(Elektra 61905-2, 1996, CD)
David Fiuczynski & John Medeski — Lunar Crush David Fiuczynski & John Medeski — Lunar Crush
(Gramavision R2 79498, 1994, CD)
Medeski Martin & Wood — It's a Jungle in Here Medeski Martin & Wood — It's a Jungle in Here
(Gramavision R2 79495, 1993, CD)

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