ANTHONY DAVIS

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Anthony Davis, better known as Tony Davis (born February 20, 1951 in Paterson, New Jersey), is an American composer, jazz pianist, and student of gamelan music.

Davis is best known for his opera entitled X, The Life and Times of Malcolm X, which was premiered by the New York City Opera in 1986. He taught at Yale University, and has played with Anthony Braxton and Leo Smith. In 1981, he formed an octet called Episteme. He also wrote the incidental music for the Broadway version of Tony Kushner's Angels in America. He incorporates several styles including jazz, rhythm 'n' blues, gospel, non-Western, African, European classical, Indonesian, and experimental music. Davis is with the Association for the Advancement of Creative Musicians, and has received acclaim as a free-jazz pianist, a co-leader or sideman with various ensembles. Such ensembles include those that featured Smith as bandleader from 1974 to 1977. Davis is professor of
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Life & Times of Malcolm XLife & Times of Malcolm X
Gramavision 1992
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Of Blues & DreamsOf Blues & Dreams
Sackville Records 2001
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Trio 2Trio 2
Gramavision 1989
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ANTHONY DAVIS Song for the Old World album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Song for the Old World
Avant-Garde Jazz 1978
ANTHONY DAVIS Past Lives album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Past Lives
Avant-Garde Jazz 1978
ANTHONY DAVIS Of Blues And Dreams album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Of Blues And Dreams
Third Stream 1979
ANTHONY DAVIS Anthony Davis James Newton Quartet : Hidden Voices album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Anthony Davis James Newton Quartet : Hidden Voices
Avant-Garde Jazz 1979
ANTHONY DAVIS Lady Of The Mirrors album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Lady Of The Mirrors
Third Stream 1980
ANTHONY DAVIS Epistēmē album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Epistēmē
Third Stream 1981
ANTHONY DAVIS Under The Double Moon (with Jay Hoggard) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Under The Double Moon (with Jay Hoggard)
Avant-Garde Jazz 1981
ANTHONY DAVIS Variations In Dream-Time album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Variations In Dream-Time
Avant-Garde Jazz 1982
ANTHONY DAVIS I've Known Rivers (with James Newton Abdul Wadud) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
I've Known Rivers (with James Newton Abdul Wadud)
Third Stream 1982
ANTHONY DAVIS Hemispheres album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Hemispheres
Third Stream 1983
ANTHONY DAVIS Middle Passage album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Middle Passage
Third Stream 1984
ANTHONY DAVIS Return From Space (Wonder Nonfiction) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Return From Space (Wonder Nonfiction)
Jazz Related Soundtracks 1985
ANTHONY DAVIS Undine album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Undine
Third Stream 1987
ANTHONY DAVIS The Ghost Factory album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Ghost Factory
Third Stream 1988
ANTHONY DAVIS Trio² (with James Newton, Abdul Wadud) album cover 3.50 | 1 ratings
Trio² (with James Newton, Abdul Wadud)
Third Stream 1989
ANTHONY DAVIS X, The Life And Tiomes Of MAlcolm X, An Opera In Three Acts album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
X, The Life And Tiomes Of MAlcolm X, An Opera In Three Acts
Third Stream 1992
ANTHONY DAVIS Ellington / Monk / Mingus / Davis (with String Trio Of New York) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Ellington / Monk / Mingus / Davis (with String Trio Of New York)
Post Bop 1997
ANTHONY DAVIS Tania album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Tania
Jazz Related Soundtracks 2001
ANTHONY DAVIS Notes From The Underground album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Notes From The Underground
Third Stream 2014

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ANTHONY DAVIS Past Piano Present | Live at Western Front 1985 - 2015 album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Past Piano Present | Live at Western Front 1985 - 2015
Avant-Garde Jazz 2015

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ANTHONY DAVIS Anthony Davis / Mal Waldron ‎: Interpretations Of Monk Vol. 2 album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Anthony Davis / Mal Waldron ‎: Interpretations Of Monk Vol. 2
Avant-Garde Jazz 1998

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