DEREK BAILEY

Avant-Garde Jazz / Jazz Related Improv/Composition • United Kingdom
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At first glance, Derek Bailey possesses almost none of the qualities one expects from a jazz musician -- his music does not swing in any appreciable way, it lacks a discernible sense of blues feeling -- yet there's a strong connection between his amelodic, arhythmic, atonal, uncategorizable, free-improvisatory style, and much free jazz of the post-Coltrane era. His music draws upon a vast array of resources, including indeterminany, rock & roll, and various world musics. Indeed, this catholic acceptance of any and all musical influences is arguably what sets Bailey's art outside the strict bounds of "jazz." The essential element of his work, however, is the type of spontaneous musical interrelation that evolved from the '60s jazz avant-garde. Sound, not ideology, is Bailey's medium. He differs in approach to almost any other guitarist who preceded him. Bailey uses the guitar as a sound-making, rather than a "music"-making, device, meaning, he read more...
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DEREK BAILEY Discography

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DEREK BAILEY Solo Guitar album cover 3.75 | 2 ratings
Solo Guitar
Avant-Garde Jazz 1971
DEREK BAILEY Lot 74 album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Lot 74
Avant-Garde Jazz 1974
DEREK BAILEY Improvisation album cover 3.50 | 1 ratings
Improvisation
Avant-Garde Jazz 1975
DEREK BAILEY Drops (as Derek Bailey & Andrea Centazzo) album cover 4.00 | 1 ratings
Drops (as Derek Bailey & Andrea Centazzo)
Avant-Garde Jazz 1977
DEREK BAILEY Duo & Trio Improvisations album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Duo & Trio Improvisations
Avant-Garde Jazz 1978
DEREK BAILEY Solo album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Solo
Avant-Garde Jazz 1978
DEREK BAILEY Time (as Derek Bailey & Tony Coe) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Time (as Derek Bailey & Tony Coe)
Avant-Garde Jazz 1979
DEREK BAILEY Derek Bailey, Christine Jeffrey : Views From Six Windows album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Derek Bailey, Christine Jeffrey : Views From Six Windows
Avant-Garde Jazz 1981
DEREK BAILEY Yankees (as Derek Bailey, George Lewis & John Zorn) album cover 2.50 | 1 ratings
Yankees (as Derek Bailey, George Lewis & John Zorn)
Avant-Garde Jazz 1982
DEREK BAILEY Notes album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Notes
Avant-Garde Jazz 1985
DEREK BAILEY In Whose Tradition? album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
In Whose Tradition?
Avant-Garde Jazz 1987
DEREK BAILEY Cyro ( as Derek Bailey & Cyro Baptista) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Cyro ( as Derek Bailey & Cyro Baptista)
Avant-Garde Jazz 1988
DEREK BAILEY Solo Guitar Volume 2 album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Solo Guitar Volume 2
Avant-Garde Jazz 1992
DEREK BAILEY Wireforks (as Derek Bailey & Henry Kaiser) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Wireforks (as Derek Bailey & Henry Kaiser)
Avant-Garde Jazz 1993
DEREK BAILEY Playing (with John Stevens) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Playing (with John Stevens)
Avant-Garde Jazz 1993
DEREK BAILEY Drop Me Off at 96th album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Drop Me Off at 96th
Avant-Garde Jazz 1994
DEREK BAILEY Tout for Tea! (as Derek Bailey & Eugene Chadbourne) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Tout for Tea! (as Derek Bailey & Eugene Chadbourne)
Avant-Garde Jazz 1995
DEREK BAILEY Incus Taps album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Incus Taps
Avant-Garde Jazz 1995
DEREK BAILEY Banter (with Gregg Bendian) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Banter (with Gregg Bendian)
Avant-Garde Jazz 1995
DEREK BAILEY Saisoro (with The Ruins) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Saisoro (with The Ruins)
Avant-Garde Jazz 1995
DEREK BAILEY Guitar, Drums 'n' Bass album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Guitar, Drums 'n' Bass
Jazz Related Improv/Composition 1996
DEREK BAILEY Close to the Kitchen (with Noël Akchoté) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Close to the Kitchen (with Noël Akchoté)
Avant-Garde Jazz 1996
DEREK BAILEY And, (as Derek Bailey, Pat Thomas & Steve Noble) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
And, (as Derek Bailey, Pat Thomas & Steve Noble)
Avant-Garde Jazz 1997
DEREK BAILEY Takes Fakes & Dead She Dances album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Takes Fakes & Dead She Dances
Avant-Garde Jazz 1997
DEREK BAILEY Trio Playing (with John Butcher & Oren Marshall) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Trio Playing (with John Butcher & Oren Marshall)
Avant-Garde Jazz 1997
DEREK BAILEY Derek Bailey, Keiji Haino ‎: 寄り添い合いし 秩序と無秩序の気配かな [Drawing Close, Attuning - The Respective Signs Of Order And Chaos] album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Derek Bailey, Keiji Haino ‎: 寄り添い合いし 秩序と無秩序の気配かな [Drawing Close, Attuning - The Respective Signs Of Order And Chaos]
Avant-Garde Jazz 1997
DEREK BAILEY Derek And The Ruins  : Tohjinbo album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Derek And The Ruins : Tohjinbo
Jazz Related Improv/Composition 1998
DEREK BAILEY Viper (with Min Xiao-Fen) album cover 3.50 | 1 ratings
Viper (with Min Xiao-Fen)
Avant-Garde Jazz 1998
DEREK BAILEY Derek Bailey + Han Bennink – Post Improvisation 2: Air Mail Special album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Derek Bailey + Han Bennink – Post Improvisation 2: Air Mail Special
Avant-Garde Jazz 1999
DEREK BAILEY Departures album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Departures
Avant-Garde Jazz 1999
DEREK BAILEY Play Backs album cover 4.00 | 1 ratings
Play Backs
Avant-Garde Jazz 1999
DEREK BAILEY Daedal (as Derek Bailey & Susie Ibarra) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Daedal (as Derek Bailey & Susie Ibarra)
Avant-Garde Jazz 1999
DEREK BAILEY Untitled Improvisations (as Derek Bailey & Michael Welch) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Untitled Improvisations (as Derek Bailey & Michael Welch)
Avant-Garde Jazz 1999
DEREK BAILEY String Theory album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
String Theory
Avant-Garde Jazz 2000
DEREK BAILEY LOCationAL (with Alex Ward) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
LOCationAL (with Alex Ward)
Avant-Garde Jazz 2000
DEREK BAILEY Mirakle (with Jamaaladeen Tacuma & Calvin Weston) album cover 4.00 | 1 ratings
Mirakle (with Jamaaladeen Tacuma & Calvin Weston)
Avant-Garde Jazz 2000
DEREK BAILEY Chats album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Chats
Avant-Garde Jazz 2001
DEREK BAILEY The Appleyard File album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Appleyard File
Avant-Garde Jazz 2001
DEREK BAILEY Ore (as Derek Bailey & Eddie Prévost) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Ore (as Derek Bailey & Eddie Prévost)
Avant-Garde Jazz 2001
DEREK BAILEY Barbarian (as Derek Bailey, Pat Thomas & Steve Noble) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Barbarian (as Derek Bailey, Pat Thomas & Steve Noble)
Avant-Garde Jazz 2001
DEREK BAILEY Ballads album cover 3.50 | 4 ratings
Ballads
Avant-Garde Jazz 2002
DEREK BAILEY Pieces for Guitar album cover 4.50 | 3 ratings
Pieces for Guitar
Avant-Garde Jazz 2002
DEREK BAILEY Right Off (as Derek Bailey & Carlos Bechegas) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Right Off (as Derek Bailey & Carlos Bechegas)
Avant-Garde Jazz 2002
DEREK BAILEY Visitors Book album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Visitors Book
Avant-Garde Jazz 2002
DEREK BAILEY Bailey Hautzinger album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Bailey Hautzinger
Avant-Garde Jazz 2002
DEREK BAILEY Derek Bailey & Agustí Fernández : Barcelona album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Derek Bailey & Agustí Fernández : Barcelona
Avant-Garde Jazz 2002
DEREK BAILEY Derek Bailey & Tristan Honsinger ‎: Tristan (Duo) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Derek Bailey & Tristan Honsinger ‎: Tristan (Duo)
Avant-Garde Jazz 2002
DEREK BAILEY Derek Bailey & Min Xiao-Fen : Flying Dragons album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Derek Bailey & Min Xiao-Fen : Flying Dragons
Avant-Garde Jazz 2002
DEREK BAILEY Filmed album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Filmed
Avant-Garde Jazz 2003
DEREK BAILEY Limescale album cover 3.00 | 1 ratings
Limescale
Avant-Garde Jazz 2003
DEREK BAILEY Poetry & Playing album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Poetry & Playing
Avant-Garde Jazz 2003
DEREK BAILEY Derek (as Derek Bailey & Cyro Baptista) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Derek (as Derek Bailey & Cyro Baptista)
Avant-Garde Jazz 2003
DEREK BAILEY Howdy album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Howdy
Avant-Garde Jazz 2004
DEREK BAILEY Meanwhile, Back in Sheffield... (as Derek Bailey, Mick Beck & Paul Hession) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Meanwhile, Back in Sheffield... (as Derek Bailey, Mick Beck & Paul Hession)
Avant-Garde Jazz 2005
DEREK BAILEY Carpal Tunnel album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Carpal Tunnel
Avant-Garde Jazz 2005
DEREK BAILEY To Play: The Blemish Sessions album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
To Play: The Blemish Sessions
Avant-Garde Jazz 2006
DEREK BAILEY Standards album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Standards
Avant-Garde Jazz 2007
DEREK BAILEY Out of the Past (as Derek Bailey & Steve Noble) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Out of the Past (as Derek Bailey & Steve Noble)
Avant-Garde Jazz 2009
DEREK BAILEY More 74 album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
More 74
Avant-Garde Jazz 2010
DEREK BAILEY This Guitar album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
This Guitar
Avant-Garde Jazz 2011
DEREK BAILEY Scrutables album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Scrutables
Avant-Garde Jazz 2011

DEREK BAILEY EPs & splits

DEREK BAILEY Guitar Solos 2 album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Guitar Solos 2
Avant-Garde Jazz 1976
DEREK BAILEY New Year Messages 1-4 album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
New Year Messages 1-4
Jazz Related Improv/Composition 1993
DEREK BAILEY Derek Bailey Plus One Music Ensemble album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Derek Bailey Plus One Music Ensemble
Avant-Garde Jazz 2012

DEREK BAILEY live albums

DEREK BAILEY Derek Bailey & Han Bennink album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Derek Bailey & Han Bennink
Avant-Garde Jazz 1972
DEREK BAILEY The London Concert (with Evan Parker) album cover 4.00 | 1 ratings
The London Concert (with Evan Parker)
Avant-Garde Jazz 1975
DEREK BAILEY Duo (as Derek Bailey & Tristan Honsinger) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Duo (as Derek Bailey & Tristan Honsinger)
Avant-Garde Jazz 1976
DEREK BAILEY New Sights, Old Sounds album cover 3.00 | 1 ratings
New Sights, Old Sounds
Avant-Garde Jazz 1979
DEREK BAILEY Domestic & Public Pieces album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Domestic & Public Pieces
Avant-Garde Jazz 1979
DEREK BAILEY Aida album cover 5.00 | 1 ratings
Aida
Avant-Garde Jazz 1980
DEREK BAILEY Derek Bailey / Jamie Muir ‎: Dart Drug album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Derek Bailey / Jamie Muir ‎: Dart Drug
Avant-Garde Jazz 1981
DEREK BAILEY Metalanguage Festival Of Improvised Music 1980 - Volume 2: The Science Set album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Metalanguage Festival Of Improvised Music 1980 - Volume 2: The Science Set
Avant-Garde Jazz 1981
DEREK BAILEY Improvised Music New York 1981 album cover 3.50 | 1 ratings
Improvised Music New York 1981
Avant-Garde Jazz 1981
DEREK BAILEY Han album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Han
Avant-Garde Jazz 1982
DEREK BAILEY Concert in Milwaukee album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Concert in Milwaukee
Avant-Garde Jazz 1983
DEREK BAILEY Derek Bailey & Evan Parker : Compatibles album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Derek Bailey & Evan Parker : Compatibles
Avant-Garde Jazz 1986
DEREK BAILEY Harras (with John Zorn / William Parker) album cover 2.50 | 1 ratings
Harras (with John Zorn / William Parker)
Avant-Garde Jazz 1995
DEREK BAILEY Lace album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Lace
Avant-Garde Jazz 1996
DEREK BAILEY Music and Dance album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Music and Dance
Avant-Garde Jazz 1996
DEREK BAILEY The Sign Of 4 (as Bailey, Metheny, Bendian & Wertico) album cover 3.00 | 2 ratings
The Sign Of 4 (as Bailey, Metheny, Bendian & Wertico)
Avant-Garde Jazz 1997
DEREK BAILEY Soho Suites - Recordings From 1977 & 1995 (with Tony Oxley) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Soho Suites - Recordings From 1977 & 1995 (with Tony Oxley)
Avant-Garde Jazz 1997
DEREK BAILEY No Waiting (with Joëlle Léandre) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
No Waiting (with Joëlle Léandre)
Avant-Garde Jazz 1998
DEREK BAILEY Arch Duo (as Derek Bailey & Evan Parker) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Arch Duo (as Derek Bailey & Evan Parker)
Avant-Garde Jazz 1999
DEREK BAILEY Outcome (as Derek Bailey & Steve Lacy) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Outcome (as Derek Bailey & Steve Lacy)
Avant-Garde Jazz 1999
DEREK BAILEY Dynamics of the Impromptu (as Derek Bailey, John Stevens & Trevor Watts) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Dynamics of the Impromptu (as Derek Bailey, John Stevens & Trevor Watts)
Avant-Garde Jazz 1999
DEREK BAILEY Live in Okayama 1987 album cover 3.50 | 1 ratings
Live in Okayama 1987
Avant-Garde Jazz 2000
DEREK BAILEY Llaer (as Derek Bailey & Ingar Zach) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Llaer (as Derek Bailey & Ingar Zach)
Avant-Garde Jazz 2001
DEREK BAILEY Duos, London 2001 (with Julian Kytasty / Roger Turner / Alan Wilkinson ) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Duos, London 2001 (with Julian Kytasty / Roger Turner / Alan Wilkinson )
Avant-Garde Jazz 2001
DEREK BAILEY Derek Bailey and Michael Welch : Untitled Improvisations album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Derek Bailey and Michael Welch : Untitled Improvisations
Jazz Related Improv/Composition 2001
DEREK BAILEY Different Guitars album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Different Guitars
Avant-Garde Jazz 2002
DEREK BAILEY In Church album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
In Church
Avant-Garde Jazz 2002
DEREK BAILEY South album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
South
Avant-Garde Jazz 2002
DEREK BAILEY BIDS (as Derek Bailey & Susie Ibarra) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
BIDS (as Derek Bailey & Susie Ibarra)
Avant-Garde Jazz 2002
DEREK BAILEY Seven (as Derek Bailey & Ingar Zach) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Seven (as Derek Bailey & Ingar Zach)
Avant-Garde Jazz 2003
DEREK BAILEY Under Tracey's Bed (as Derek Bailey & Tony Bevan) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Under Tracey's Bed (as Derek Bailey & Tony Bevan)
Avant-Garde Jazz 2003
DEREK BAILEY Scale Points on the Fever Curve (as Derek Bailey & Milo Fine) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Scale Points on the Fever Curve (as Derek Bailey & Milo Fine)
Avant-Garde Jazz 2004
DEREK BAILEY Derek Bailey, Robyn Shulkovsky : From The Store No.6 album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Derek Bailey, Robyn Shulkovsky : From The Store No.6
Jazz Related Improv/Composition 2004
DEREK BAILEY Derek Bailey And Mick Beck And Paul Hession ‎: Meanwhile, Back In Sheffield... album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Derek Bailey And Mick Beck And Paul Hession ‎: Meanwhile, Back In Sheffield...
Avant-Garde Jazz 2004
DEREK BAILEY At The Sidecar album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
At The Sidecar
Avant-Garde Jazz 2004
DEREK BAILEY Then album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Then
Avant-Garde Jazz 2004
DEREK BAILEY Live at Lamar's (as Derek Bailey, Dennis Palmer & Bob Stagner) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Live at Lamar's (as Derek Bailey, Dennis Palmer & Bob Stagner)
Avant-Garde Jazz 2005
DEREK BAILEY Derek Bailey / Cyro Baptista ‎: Derek album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Derek Bailey / Cyro Baptista ‎: Derek
Avant-Garde Jazz 2006
DEREK BAILEY Derek Bailey, Tony Bevan, Paul Hession, Otomo Yoshihide : Good Cop Bad Cop album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Derek Bailey, Tony Bevan, Paul Hession, Otomo Yoshihide : Good Cop Bad Cop
Avant-Garde Jazz 2009
DEREK BAILEY Derek Bailey & Agustí Fernandez ‎: A Silent Dance album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Derek Bailey & Agustí Fernandez ‎: A Silent Dance
Avant-Garde Jazz 2009
DEREK BAILEY Dynamics of the Impromptu album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Dynamics of the Impromptu
Avant-Garde Jazz 2013
DEREK BAILEY Derek Bailey Joëlle Léandre George Lewis Evan Parker : 28 rue Dunois juillet 82 album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Derek Bailey Joëlle Léandre George Lewis Evan Parker : 28 rue Dunois juillet 82
Avant-Garde Jazz 2014
DEREK BAILEY Derek Bailey / John Tilbury : Playing with a Dead Person album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Derek Bailey / John Tilbury : Playing with a Dead Person
Avant-Garde Jazz 2016
DEREK BAILEY Derek Bailey & Company : Klinker album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Derek Bailey & Company : Klinker
Avant-Garde Jazz 2018
DEREK BAILEY Derek Bailey - Evan Parker - Han Bennink : Topographie Parisienne (Dunois, April 3d, 1981) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Derek Bailey - Evan Parker - Han Bennink : Topographie Parisienne (Dunois, April 3d, 1981)
Avant-Garde Jazz 2019

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DEREK BAILEY re-issues & compilations

DEREK BAILEY Solo Guitar Volume 1 album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Solo Guitar Volume 1
Avant-Garde Jazz 1993
DEREK BAILEY Fairly Early With Postscripts album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Fairly Early With Postscripts
Avant-Garde Jazz 1999
DEREK BAILEY Bailey, Derek & Simon H. Fell : The Complete 15th August 2001 album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Bailey, Derek & Simon H. Fell : The Complete 15th August 2001
Avant-Garde Jazz 2013

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