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Gavin Bryars

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Gavin Bryars

Gavin Bryars has been played on NTS over 20 times, featured on 28 episodes and was first played on 22 January 2015.

Richard Gavin Bryars (born 1943) is an English composer and double bassist. He has been active in (or has produced works in) many varied styles of music, including jazz, free improvisation, minimalism experimental music, avant-garde, neoclassicism, and ambient.

Born in Goole, East Riding of Yorkshire, England, Bryars initially studied philosophy at Sheffield University before studying music for three years. The first musical work for which is he remembered was his role as bassist in the trio Joseph Holbrooke, alongside guitarist Derek Bailey and drummer Tony…

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Bismillahi 'Rrahman 'Rrahim
Harold Budd feat. Gavin Bryars, Marion Brown
All Saints2013
Bismillahi 'Rrahman 'Rrahim
Harold Budd feat. Gavin Bryars, Marion BrownAll Saints2013
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Jesus' Blood Never Failed Me Yet
Gavin Bryars
Obscure, Island Records1975
Jesus' Blood Never Failed Me Yet
Gavin BryarsObscure, Island Records1975
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Jesus' Blood Never Failed Me Yet (The Single)
Gavin Bryars, Tom Waits
Point Music1993
Jesus' Blood Never Failed Me Yet (The Single)
Gavin Bryars, Tom WaitsPoint Music1993
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The English Mail-Coach
Gavin Bryars
Les Disques Du Crépuscule1981
The English Mail-Coach
Gavin BryarsLes Disques Du Crépuscule1981
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Jesus' Blood Never Failed Me Yet
Gavin Bryars
Editions EG, Virgin1987
Jesus' Blood Never Failed Me Yet
Gavin BryarsEditions EG, Virgin1987
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White's S.S.
Gavin Bryars
LTM2007
White's S.S.
Gavin BryarsLTM2007
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1, 2, 1-2-3-4
Gavin Bryars
Mode2007
1, 2, 1-2-3-4
Gavin BryarsMode2007
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First Interlude
Tom Phillips, Gavin Bryars, Fred Orton
Obscure1978
First Interlude
Tom Phillips, Gavin Bryars, Fred OrtonObscure1978
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Jesus' Blood Never Failed Me Yet
Gavin Bryars
Editions EG, Polydor1982
Jesus' Blood Never Failed Me Yet
Gavin BryarsEditions EG, Polydor1982
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Sub Rosa
Gavin Bryars
ECM Records, ECM New Series1994
Sub Rosa
Gavin BryarsECM Records, ECM New Series1994
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