CD

Beyond the Missouri sky

Charlie Haden (performer), Pat Metheny (performer)
Title
Beyond the Missouri sky
Performer
Charlie Haden 1937-2014 (contrabas) Pat Metheny 1954- (gitaar)
Publisher
Verve, 1997
1 cd
Playing time
01:09:24
EAN
0731453713024 0600753156384
CDR
JE15058
Placing suggestion
73 - Jazz (NBLC) J1 - Jazz (Flemish music schema)

Availability in Flemish libraries

More than 34 times in Flemish libraries

About Charlie Haden

Charles Edward Haden (August 6, 1937 – July 11, 2014) was an American jazz double bass player, bandleader, composer and educator whose career spanned more than 50 years. In the late 1950s, he was an original member of the ground-breaking Ornette Coleman Quartet.

Haden revolutionized the harmonic concept of bass playing in jazz. German musicologist Joachim-Ernst Berendt wrote that Haden's "ability to create serendipitous harmonies by improvising melodic responses to Coleman's free-form solos (rather than sticking to predetermined harmonies) was both radical and mesmerizing. His virtuosity lies…in an incredible ability to make the double bass 'sound out'. Haden cultivated the instrument's gravity as no one else in jazz. He is a master of simplicity which is one of the most difficult things to achieve." Haden played a vital role in this revolutionary new approach, evolving a way of playing that sometimes complemented the soloist and sometime…Read more on Wikipedia