Daily Archives: December 14, 2009

Stuart Broomer best of 2009 list on Jazzhouse

Stuart Broomer
Contributor: All About Jazz-New York; Musicworks; Point of Departure; Signal to Noise; Toronto Life.

SIXTEEN FAVORITE NEW RECORDINGS OF 2009

Derek Bailey & Agusti Fernandez A Silent Dance (Incus)
Samuel Blaser Quartet Pieces of Old Sky, Clean Feed (CF 151)
Anthony Braxton/ Maral Yakshieva Improvisations (duo) 2008 (SLYD Records)
John Butcher Group somethingtobesaid (Weight of Wax)
Circulasione Totale Orchestra bandwidth (rune)
Marilyn Crispell Live at Nya Perspektiv Festivals (Leo)
Die Enttäuschung (Rudi Mahall, Axel Dörner, et al.) Die Enttäuschung (Intakt)
Peter Evans Nature/Culture (psi)
Fast ‘n’ Bulbous Waxed Oop (Cuneiform)
John Hébert Byzantine Monkey (Firehouse 12)
Komeda Project Requiem WM Records
Joëlle Léandre / George Lewis Transatlantic Visions (RogueArt)
Tony Malaby’s Apparitions Voladores, Clean Feed (CF 165)
Evan Parker Electro-Acoustic Ensemble The Moment’s Energy (ECM)
Eddie Prévost/ Ross Lambert/ Seymour Wright Invenio ergo/sum (Matchless)
John Zorn O’o (Tzadik)

NINE FAVORITE HISTORICAL RECORDINGS OF 2009

Bobby Bradford Extet Midnight Pacific Airwaves (Entropy Stereo)
Anthony Braxton Creative Orchestra (Köln)1978 (hatOLOGY)
Joe Bushkin/ Stuff Smith Live Embers & Violin Solos (AB Fable)
Scott LaFaro Pieces of Jade (Resonance)
Django Reinhardt Postwar Recordings 1944-1953 (JSP)
Sun Ra Featuring Pharoah Sanders & Black Harold (ESP)
Sun Ra Live in Cleveland (Golden Years)
Horace Tapscott The Dark Tree (hatOLOGY)
Charles Tyler Saga of the Outlaws (Nessa)
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