FAMOUDOU DON MOYE

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Although he's played with many other prominent free jazz musicians, Don Moye is far and away best known for his work with the most highly acclaimed avant-garde combo of the '70s and '80s, the Art Ensemble of Chicago. Moye immediately added a more explicit rhythmic sensibility upon joining the previously drummer-less group. The band's ability to groove was greatly enhanced by his presence. Moye was capable of swinging in a conventional jazz manner, but it was his mastery of various African and Caribbean percussion instruments and rhythmic techniques that set him apart from other jazz drummers of his generation.

Moye studied percussion at Wayne State University in Detroit, where he worked with trumpeter Charles Moore's Detroit Free Jazz. Moore's band traveled to Europe in May of 1968. Once there, Moye traveled the continent and Northern Africa, working with such players as Steve Lacy, Sonny Sharrock, and Pharoah Sanders. In 1969,
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FAMOUDOU DON MOYE Sun Percussion Volume One album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Sun Percussion Volume One
Avant-Garde Jazz 1975
FAMOUDOU DON MOYE Moye, Brown, Raashiek : Jam For Your Life album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Moye, Brown, Raashiek : Jam For Your Life
Avant-Garde Jazz 1985
FAMOUDOU DON MOYE Jam For Your Life! album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Jam For Your Life!
Avant-Garde Jazz 1991
FAMOUDOU DON MOYE Famoudou Don Moye & Enoch Williamson, Sun Percussion Summit & More ‎: Afrikan Song album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Famoudou Don Moye & Enoch Williamson, Sun Percussion Summit & More ‎: Afrikan Song
Avant-Garde Jazz 1996
FAMOUDOU DON MOYE Famoudou Don Moye, Sun Percussion Summit & More ‎: Ancestral Memories: From Afrika To Chicago album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Famoudou Don Moye, Sun Percussion Summit & More ‎: Ancestral Memories: From Afrika To Chicago
Avant-Garde Jazz 1998
FAMOUDOU DON MOYE Famoudou Don Moye • Tatsu Aoki : A Symphony Of Cities album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Famoudou Don Moye • Tatsu Aoki : A Symphony Of Cities
Avant-Garde Jazz 2002
FAMOUDOU DON MOYE Famoudou Don Moye, Sun Percussion Summit And More : For Bobo (Oscar Brown III) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Famoudou Don Moye, Sun Percussion Summit And More : For Bobo (Oscar Brown III)
Avant-Garde Jazz 2003
FAMOUDOU DON MOYE Famoudou Don Moye, Baba Sissoko, Maurizio Capone : Folk Bass Spirit Suite album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Famoudou Don Moye, Baba Sissoko, Maurizio Capone : Folk Bass Spirit Suite
World Fusion 2004
FAMOUDOU DON MOYE Famoudou Don Moye & Hartmut Geerken ‎: Duo Infernal album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Famoudou Don Moye & Hartmut Geerken ‎: Duo Infernal
Avant-Garde Jazz 2016
FAMOUDOU DON MOYE Famoudou Don Moye & Hartmut Geerken : Duo Infernal Volume 2 album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Famoudou Don Moye & Hartmut Geerken : Duo Infernal Volume 2
Avant-Garde Jazz 2016

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FAMOUDOU DON MOYE Famoudou Don Moye - Ari Brown ‎: Live At The Progressive Arts Center album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Famoudou Don Moye - Ari Brown ‎: Live At The Progressive Arts Center
Avant-Garde Jazz 1982
FAMOUDOU DON MOYE The African Tapes Volume 1 (with John Tchicai - Hartmut Geerken) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The African Tapes Volume 1 (with John Tchicai - Hartmut Geerken)
Avant-Garde Jazz 1987
FAMOUDOU DON MOYE The African Tapes Volume 2 (with John Tchicai - Hartmut Geerken) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The African Tapes Volume 2 (with John Tchicai - Hartmut Geerken)
Avant-Garde Jazz 1988
FAMOUDOU DON MOYE Famoudou Don Moye - Sun Percussion Summit & More Special Guest Baba Sissoko ‎: Bamako Chicago Express (Live In Longiano) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Famoudou Don Moye - Sun Percussion Summit & More Special Guest Baba Sissoko ‎: Bamako Chicago Express (Live In Longiano)
Avant-Garde Jazz 2002
FAMOUDOU DON MOYE Famoudou Don Moye & Hartmut Geerken ‎: Duo Infernal Volume 4 - Cq20 For Tchicai Lolu album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Famoudou Don Moye & Hartmut Geerken ‎: Duo Infernal Volume 4 - Cq20 For Tchicai Lolu
Avant-Garde Jazz 2017

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FAMOUDOU DON MOYE The African Tapes album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The African Tapes
Avant-Garde Jazz 2001

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