JASON MORAN

Post Bop / Eclectic Fusion / Avant-Garde Jazz / 21st Century Modern / Jazz Related Improv/Composition • United States
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Since his formidable emergence on the music scene in the late 90s, jazz pianist Jason Moran has proven more than his brilliance as a performer. The Blue Note Records recording artist has established himself as a risk-taker and innovator of new directions for jazz as a whole.

Moran’s debut recording as a leader, Soundtrack to Human Motion, was released in 1999 to great critical praise. Ben Ratliff of The New York Times named it the best album of the year and the Jazz Journalists Association awarded it “Best Debut Recording.” The following year, Facing Left, established The Bandwagon trio with bassist Tarus Mateen and drummer Nasheet Waits, and prompted JazzTimes Magazine to declare the album “an instant classic.” Moran augmented the trio for his third Blue Note release, Black Stars, adding avant-garde icon Sam Rivers, who plays saxophone, flute and piano on the recording.

In 2002, Moran released his universally acclaimed solo
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Blue Note 2010
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All Rise: A Joyful Elegy For Fats Waller [LP]All Rise: A Joyful Elegy For Fats Waller [LP]
Blue Note 2014
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ModernisticModernistic
Blue Note 2002
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Black StarsBlack Stars
Blue Note Records 2001
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Facing LeftFacing Left
Blue Note Records 2000
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JASON MORAN Soundtrack to Human Motion album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Soundtrack to Human Motion
Post Bop 1999
JASON MORAN Facing Left album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Facing Left
Post Bop 2000
JASON MORAN Black Stars album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Black Stars
Avant-Garde Jazz 2001
JASON MORAN Modernistic album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Modernistic
Post Bop 2002
JASON MORAN Same Mother album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Same Mother
Post Bop 2004
JASON MORAN Artist in Residence album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Artist in Residence
Eclectic Fusion 2006
JASON MORAN Ten album cover 3.25 | 2 ratings
Ten
Post Bop 2010
JASON MORAN All Rise: A Joyful Elegy for Fats Waller album cover 4.00 | 2 ratings
All Rise: A Joyful Elegy for Fats Waller
Eclectic Fusion 2014
JASON MORAN Bangs album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Bangs
21st Century Modern 2017
JASON MORAN MASS {Howl, eon} album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
MASS {Howl, eon}
Eclectic Fusion 2017
JASON MORAN Looks of a Lot album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Looks of a Lot
Eclectic Fusion 2018
JASON MORAN Music for Joan Jonas album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Music for Joan Jonas
Jazz Related Improv/Composition 2018

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JASON MORAN The Bandwagon album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Bandwagon
Post Bop 2003
JASON MORAN The Armory Concert album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Armory Concert
Avant-Garde Jazz 2016
JASON MORAN Thanksgiving at The Vanguard album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Thanksgiving at The Vanguard
21st Century Modern 2017

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