Exposé Online banner

Evan Parker

Evan Parker
Country
England
Profile
Evan Shaw Parker is a British free-improvising saxophone player, born April 5, 1944 in Bristol, England.
Website
http://evanparker.com
Related articles (4)
Releases on file (17)
Fred Frith — All Is Always Now - Fred Frith Live at The Stone Fred Frith — All Is Always Now - Fred Frith Live at The Stone
(Intakt CD 320, 2019, 3CD)
Le Grand Groupe Régional d'Improvisation Libérée / Evan Parker — Vivaces Le Grand Groupe Régional d'Improvisation Libérée / Evan Parker — Vivaces
(Tour de Bras TDB9006cd, 2012, CD)
Spring Heel Jack — The Sweetness of the Water Spring Heel Jack — The Sweetness of the Water
(Thirsty Ear THI57146.2, 2004, CD)
Spring Heel Jack — Live Spring Heel Jack — Live
(Thirsty Ear THI57130.2, 2003/20030, CD)
Evan Parker Electro-Acoustic Ensemble — Memory / Vision Evan Parker Electro-Acoustic Ensemble — Memory / Vision
(ECM 1852, 2003, CD)
The Blue Series Continuum — The Sorcerer Sessions: Featuring the Music of Matthew Shipp The Blue Series Continuum — The Sorcerer Sessions: Featuring the Music of Matthew Shipp
(Thirsty Ear THI 57141.2, 2003, CD)
Spring Heel Jack — Amassed Spring Heel Jack — Amassed
(Thirsty Ear THI57123.2, 2002, CD)
Spring Heel Jack / The Blue Series Continuum — Masses Spring Heel Jack / The Blue Series Continuum — Masses
(Thirsty Ear THI57103.2, 2001, CD)
Evan Parker Electro-Acoustic Ensemble — Drawn Inward Evan Parker Electro-Acoustic Ensemble — Drawn Inward
(ECM 1693, 1999, CD)
Robert Wyatt — EPs Robert Wyatt — EPs
(Hannibal HNCD 1440, 1999, 4CD)
Robert Wyatt — Shleep Robert Wyatt — Shleep
(Thirsty Ear thi 57040.2, 1997, CD)
Mike Gibbs Orchestra — By the Way Mike Gibbs Orchestra — By the Way
(ah um 016, 1993, CD)
Chris McGregor's Brotherhood of Breath — Procession (Live at Toulouse) Chris McGregor's Brotherhood of Breath — Procession (Live at Toulouse)
(Ogun OGCD 040, 1978/2013, CD)
Chris McGregor's Brotherhood of Breath — Bremen to Bridgwater Chris McGregor's Brotherhood of Breath — Bremen to Bridgwater
(Cuneiform Rune 182/183, 1975/2004, 2CD)
Chris McGregor's Brotherhood of Breath — Live at Willisau Chris McGregor's Brotherhood of Breath — Live at Willisau
(Ogun OGCD 001, 1974/1994, CD)
Chris McGregor's Brootherhood of Breath — Travelling Somewhere Chris McGregor's Brootherhood of Breath — Travelling Somewhere
(Cuneiform Rune 152, 1973/2001, CD)
The Music Improvisation Company — The Music Improvisation Company The Music Improvisation Company — The Music Improvisation Company
(ECM 1005, 1970/2003, CD)

Latest news

2020-07-22
Tim Smith RIP – Tim Smith, leader of the eccentric band Cardiacs, has died at the age of 59 after many years of health problems. Cardiacs was known for intense and complicated music that combined punk energy with the rhythmic and harmonic sophistication of progressive rock. » Read more

2020-07-12
Judy Dyble RIP – Singer-songwriter Judy Dyble, who was a founding member of Fairport Convention and one of the distinctive voices of the 60s folk revival in Britain, has died at the age of 71. Her passing came at the end of a long illness, though which she continued to work. » Read more

2020-07-06
Ennio Morricone RIP – Famed composer Ennio Morricone has died at the age of 91. The creator of scores for more than 500 movies, some of his works have become the most recognizable sounds in the history of cinema. His soundtracks for Sergio Leone's Westerns made from 1964 to 1971, are iconic landmarks in film music, but he also composed for dramas, comedies, and other genres. He won the Academy Award for Best Original Score in 2016 for The Hateful Eight. » Read more

2020-06-14
Keith Tippett RIP – One of the giants of British jazz has left us. Keith Graham Tippetts, known professionally as Keith Tippett, died today at the age of 72. His work from the late 60s into the 70s and beyond includes some of the greatest jazz produced in the UK, and stands as an impressive oevre to this day. » Read more

2020-05-15
Phil May of The Pretty Things RIP – We were saddened to learn that Phil May, lead singer and founding member of The Pretty Things, has died at the age of 75. The band's 1968 album S.F. Sorrow is one of the enduring classics of the psychedelic era, and the group existed in various forms until finally retiring in 2018. » Read more


Previously in Exposé...

Sangiuliano - Take Off – An amazing album from 1978. Tony Sangiuliano was a one man keyboard show, assisted only by a drummer and female soprano; he could well be thought of as Italy's answer to Heaven and Hell period...  (1994) » Read more

Black Tape for a Blue Girl - The Scavenger Bride – I really wanted to like this one. I’d read about Black Tape, and they sounded interesting: female vocals fronting ethereal, classical-inflected music with a kind of Gothic mood, but not the heavy...  (2002) » Read more

Jeff Beck - Jeff – It’s hard to believe that Jeff Beck is pushing sixty. After successful recent endeavors incorporating techno, sampling, and tribal rhythms into his grab bag mix of backing tracks, the guitar slinger...  (2004) » Read more

Värttinä - Iki – After three albums (Kokko, Vihma, and Ilmatar) that featured electronics heavily, including keyboards, samplers, and rhythm loops, Värttinä has elected to revisit a completely acoustic sound. Fans...  (2003) » Read more

Original Outer Limits - Outer Mania – Outer Limits were one of the mainstays of the Japanese 80s symphonic scene and perhaps one of the most accomplished of their peers (Teru's Symphonia, Pageant, Mr. Sirius and others). They released...  (1994) » Read more



Listen & discover



Print issues