KARL BERGER

Avant-Garde Jazz / Post Bop / Third Stream / Progressive Big Band / Hard Bop • Germany
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Karl Heinz Berger (born March 19, 1935 in Heidelberg, Germany) is a musicologist with a PhD in Music Esthetics, jazz composer, jazz vibraphonist|vibraphone and jazz piano|piano player. Together with Ornette Coleman and Ingrid Sertso he founded the Creative Music Studio in Woodstock(N.Y.). During the 1990's he taught jazz music and ensemble playing as a professor in Frankfurt.

Most of his output has been rather experimental music, and he has been active in Free Jazz circles, recording with Carla Bley, Don Cherry, Lee Konitz, John McLaughlin , Gunther Schuller, the Mingus Epitaph Orchestra, Dave Holland, Pharoah Sanders and many others. Berger continuously won the Down Beat critics poll in the category of the best jazz vibraphone player of the year between 1969 until 1975.

=== See also === Escalator Over the Hill

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KARL BERGER Karl Berger album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Karl Berger
Avant-Garde Jazz 1967
KARL BERGER Tune In: Karl Berger & Company album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Tune In: Karl Berger & Company
Avant-Garde Jazz 1969
KARL BERGER We Are You album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
We Are You
Avant-Garde Jazz 1972
KARL BERGER With Silence album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
With Silence
Avant-Garde Jazz 1974
KARL BERGER All Kinds of Time album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
All Kinds of Time
Avant-Garde Jazz 1976
KARL BERGER Interludes album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Interludes
Avant-Garde Jazz 1977
KARL BERGER Changing the Time album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Changing the Time
Avant-Garde Jazz 1978
KARL BERGER Karl Berger, Karin Krog, Albert Mangelsdorff, Zbigniew Seifert, François Jeanneau, Enrico Rava With Jazz Live Trio ‎: European Trends album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Karl Berger, Karin Krog, Albert Mangelsdorff, Zbigniew Seifert, François Jeanneau, Enrico Rava With Jazz Live Trio ‎: European Trends
Avant-Garde Jazz 1979
KARL BERGER Transit album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Transit
Post Bop 1987
KARL BERGER Around [Karl Berger & Friends] album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Around [Karl Berger & Friends]
Avant-Garde Jazz 1991
KARL BERGER Crystal Fire album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Crystal Fire
Post Bop 1992
KARL BERGER Conversations album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Conversations
Post Bop 1994
KARL BERGER Conjoint album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Conjoint
Avant-Garde Jazz 1997
KARL BERGER Stillpoint [Karl Berger & Friends] album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Stillpoint [Karl Berger & Friends]
Avant-Garde Jazz 2002
KARL BERGER A Few Empty Chairs (as Conjoint) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
A Few Empty Chairs (as Conjoint)
Avant-Garde Jazz 2006
KARL BERGER Strangely Familiar album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Strangely Familiar
Third Stream 2010
KARL BERGER After The Storm album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
After The Storm
Avant-Garde Jazz 2012
KARL BERGER Gently Unfamiliar album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Gently Unfamiliar
Avant-Garde Jazz 2014
KARL BERGER Karl Berger / Kirk Knuffke : Moon album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Karl Berger / Kirk Knuffke : Moon
Avant-Garde Jazz 2015
KARL BERGER In A Moment—Music For Piano And Strings album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
In A Moment—Music For Piano And Strings
Third Stream 2018
KARL BERGER Karl Berger / Jason Kao Hwang : Conjure album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Karl Berger / Jason Kao Hwang : Conjure
Avant-Garde Jazz 2019

KARL BERGER EPs & splits

KARL BERGER Jazz Da Kamera album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Jazz Da Kamera
Hard Bop 1964

KARL BERGER live albums

KARL BERGER Karl Berger & Edward Blackwell : Just Play (1976) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Karl Berger & Edward Blackwell : Just Play (1976)
Avant-Garde Jazz 1979
KARL BERGER New Moon album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
New Moon
Avant-Garde Jazz 1980
KARL BERGER Woodstock Workshop Orchestra: Live at the Donaueschingen Music Festival album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Woodstock Workshop Orchestra: Live at the Donaueschingen Music Festival
Avant-Garde Jazz 1980
KARL BERGER No Man Is an Island album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
No Man Is an Island
Progressive Big Band 1996
KARL BERGER Karl Berger Trio : Live at the Classical Joint album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Karl Berger Trio : Live at the Classical Joint
Avant-Garde Jazz 2017

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