Art Ensemble of Chicago

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Biography

Founded in 1968 by trumpeter Lester Bowie (11 October 1941, Frederick, Maryland, USA, d. 9 November 1999, New York, USA), saxophonists Roscoe Mitchell (b. 3 August 1940, Chicago, Illinois, USA) and Joseph Jarman (b. 14 September 1937, Pine Bluff, Arkansas, USA) and bass player Malachi Favors (b. 22 August 1927, Chicago, Illinois, USA, d. 30 January 2004, Chicago, Illinois, USA), the AEC grew out of a number of projects connected with the AACM. Most directly it evolved from the Roscoe Mitchell... Read more

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jazz
free jazz
avant-garde
avant-garde jazz
improvisational
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