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Matthew Shipp

Matthew Shipp has been played on NTS shows including Beatrice Dillon, with Tenor Suite I first played on 30 March 2015.

Matthew Shipp (born December 7, 1960) is an American free jazz pianist. Shipp has been very active in the 1990s, appearing on dozens of albums as a leader, sideman or producer. His dense, percussive style was often compared to Cecil Taylor's, though in recent years Taylor's influence is less pronounced.

Shipp was raised in Wilmington, Delaware and began playing piano at six years old. He was strongly attracted to jazz, but also played in rock music groups while in high school. Shipp attended the University…

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MOST PLAYED TRACKS
Summertime
Matthew Shipp
Selo SESC SP2018
Summertime
Matthew ShippSelo SESC SP2018
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Part I
Spring Heel Jack, Matthew Shipp, Evan Parker, J Spaceman, William Parker, Han Bennink
Thirsty Ear2003
Part I
Spring Heel Jack, Matthew Shipp, Evan Parker, J Spaceman, William Parker, Han BenninkThirsty Ear2003
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Deadpan Stare
Matthew Shipp, William Parker, Beans, Hprizm
Thirsty Ear2011
Deadpan Stare
Matthew Shipp, William Parker, Beans, HprizmThirsty Ear2011
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Giant Steps
Matthew Shipp
Thirsty Ear2013
Giant Steps
Matthew ShippThirsty Ear2013
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Vortex Factor
Matthew Shipp
Tao Forms2020
Vortex Factor
Matthew ShippTao Forms2020
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Cosmic Wave
Matthew Shipp
Thirsty Ear2014
Cosmic Wave
Matthew ShippThirsty Ear2014
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Pre Formal
Matthew Shipp
Thirsty Ear2014
Pre Formal
Matthew ShippThirsty Ear2014
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Tenor Suite I
Evan Parker, Matthew Shipp
Treader2007
Tenor Suite I
Evan Parker, Matthew ShippTreader2007
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