TONY OXLEY

Avant-Garde Jazz • United Kingdom
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Tony Oxley was born in Sheffield, England. A self-taught pianist by age eight, he first began playing the drums at seventeen. While in the Black Watch military band from 1957 to 1960 he studied music theory and improved upon his drumming technique. From 1960 to 1964 he led his own quartet which performed locally in England, and in 1963 he began working with Gavin Bryars and guitarist Derek Bailey in a trio known as Joseph Holbrooke. Oxley moved to London in 1966 and became house drummer at Ronnie Scott's, where he accompanied visiting musicians as Joe Henderson, Lee Konitz, Charlie Mariano, Stan Getz, Sonny Rollins and Bill Evans until the early 1970s. He was also a member of various groups led by musicians such as Gordon Beck, Alan Skidmore and Mike Pyne. In 1969 Oxley appeared on the recording of the later released John McLaughlin album Extrapolation and also formed read more...
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TONY OXLEY The Baptised Traveller album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Baptised Traveller
Avant-Garde Jazz 1969
TONY OXLEY 4 Compositions for Sextet album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
4 Compositions for Sextet
Avant-Garde Jazz 1970
TONY OXLEY Ichnos album cover 2.50 | 1 ratings
Ichnos
Avant-Garde Jazz 1971
TONY OXLEY Tony Oxley album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Tony Oxley
Avant-Garde Jazz 1975
TONY OXLEY February Papers album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
February Papers
Avant-Garde Jazz 1977
TONY OXLEY The Tony Oxley Quartet album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Tony Oxley Quartet
Avant-Garde Jazz 1993
TONY OXLEY The Advocate (with Derek Bailey) album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Advocate (with Derek Bailey)
Avant-Garde Jazz 2007
TONY OXLEY Pete Oxley & Nicolas Meier : Chasing Tales  Chasing Tales  Chasing Tales album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Pete Oxley & Nicolas Meier : Chasing Tales Chasing Tales Chasing Tales
Avant-Garde Jazz 2015
TONY OXLEY Pete Oxley - Nicolas Meier : Colours of Time album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Pete Oxley - Nicolas Meier : Colours of Time
Avant-Garde Jazz 2016

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TONY OXLEY Tony Oxley Alan Davie Duo album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Tony Oxley Alan Davie Duo
Avant-Garde Jazz 1975
TONY OXLEY Tomorrow Is Here album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Tomorrow Is Here
Avant-Garde Jazz 1985
TONY OXLEY Tony Oxley and Philipp Wachsmann ‎: The Glider & The Grinder album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Tony Oxley and Philipp Wachsmann ‎: The Glider & The Grinder
Avant-Garde Jazz 1987
TONY OXLEY The Enchanted Messenger album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Enchanted Messenger
Avant-Garde Jazz 1995
TONY OXLEY Triangular Screen album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Triangular Screen
Avant-Garde Jazz 2000
TONY OXLEY Floating Phantoms album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Floating Phantoms
Avant-Garde Jazz 2002
TONY OXLEY Tony Oxley/ Derek Bailey Quartet album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Tony Oxley/ Derek Bailey Quartet
Avant-Garde Jazz 2008
TONY OXLEY Pete Oxley - Nicolas Meier : Travels to the West album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Pete Oxley - Nicolas Meier : Travels to the West
Avant-Garde Jazz 2012
TONY OXLEY A Birthday Tribute -75 Years album cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
A Birthday Tribute -75 Years
Avant-Garde Jazz 2013

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