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Evan Parker

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Evan Parker

Evan Parker has been played on NTS in shows including Bo Ningen, featured first on 30 March 2015. Songs played include Amoebic Mystery, The Snake Decides and Untitled.

Evan Parker (born 5 April 1944 in Bristol) is a British free-improvising saxophone player.

His original inspiration was Paul Desmond, and in recent years the influence of cool jazz saxophone players has again become apparent in his music — there are tributes to Warne Marsh and Lee Konitz on Time Will Tell (ECM, 1993) and Chicago Solo (Okkadisk, 1997).

However, Parker is probably better known for his 1960s work, which rapidly assimilated the American avantgarde — John Coltrane, Pharoah…

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MOST PLAYED TRACKS
Amoebic Mystery
Evan Parker, Steve Beresford, John Edwards, Louis Moholo, Foxes Fox
Emanem1999
Amoebic Mystery
Evan Parker, Steve Beresford, John Edwards, Louis Moholo, Foxes FoxEmanem1999
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The Snake Decides
Evan Parker
Incus1986
The Snake Decides
Evan ParkerIncus1986
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Untitled
Evan Parker, Kenny Wheeler, Paul Dunmall, Tony Levin, John Edwards
Rare Music2011
Untitled
Evan Parker, Kenny Wheeler, Paul Dunmall, Tony Levin, John EdwardsRare Music2011
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Monoceros 3
Evan Parker
Incus1978
Monoceros 3
Evan ParkerIncus1978
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Passage To Hades
Jah Wobble, Evan Parker
30 Hertz Records2001
Passage To Hades
Jah Wobble, Evan Parker30 Hertz Records2001
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Titan Moon
Evan Parker, Derek Bailey, Han Bennink
Incus1970
Titan Moon
Evan Parker, Derek Bailey, Han BenninkIncus1970
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Muzzle
Evan Parker
FMP1991
Muzzle
Evan ParkerFMP1991
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Tenor Suite I
Evan Parker, Matthew Shipp
Treader2007
Tenor Suite I
Evan Parker, Matthew ShippTreader2007
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Supersession
Evan Parker, Keith Rowe, Barry Guy, Eddie Prévost
Matchless Recordings1988
Supersession
Evan Parker, Keith Rowe, Barry Guy, Eddie PrévostMatchless Recordings1988
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