Talon - Faruq Z. Bey W/ Northwoods Improvisers - Primal Waters
Label: Sagittarius A-Star - SAS 19 • Format: Vinyl LP, Limited Edition • Country: Italy • Genre: Jazz • Style: Free Jazz
Faruq Z. Bey was known for his work with Griot Galaxywhich played distinct compositions, often by Bey. Odd meters and polyrhythms were a frequent feature of the group's tunes, which would give way to free sections. Originally started inGriot Galaxy settled into its most stable line-up aroundwhen Bey was joined by saxophonists David McMurray and Anthony Holland, as well as bassist Jaribu Shahid and drummer All In A Garden Green - Various - A Garden Of Delights Tabbal.
In the mids Bey was in a serious motorcycle accident that left him in a coma. He re-emerged with an all woodwind ensemble called The Conspiracy Winds Ensemble. He joined forces with The Northwoods Improvisers, who devoted several releases to Bey's music.
His frequent collaborators, saxophonists Michael Carey and Skeeter Shelton, joined him on most of the Northwoods Improviser's recordings.
Bey died on June 1, With Northwoods Improvisers. With Leroy Jenkins. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Kim June 25, Metro Times. Retrieved August 11, Kim June 2, Archived from the original on June 6, Retrieved June 3, Categories : Musicians from Detroit African-American woodwind musicians American jazz composers Male jazz composers American jazz saxophonists American male saxophonists Deaths from emphysema African-American jazz musicians Jazz musicians from Michigan births deaths.
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