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Joe Harriott Quintet

Joe Harriott Quintet has been played on NTS in shows including Phil's Jazz Dis-Junction, featured first on 17 September 2014. Songs played include Blues On Blues, Modal and Modal.

Joe Harriott (1928-1973) was a Jamaican jazz musician and composer, whose principal instrument was the alto saxophone. Initially a bebopper, he is now widely acknowledged as one of the worldwide pioneers of free jazz.

Born Joseph Arthurlin Harriott on 15th July 1928 in Kingston, Jamaica, he was educated at Kingston's famed Alpha Boys School, which produced a number of prominent Jamaican musicians. He moved to the U.K. as a working musician in 1951, and lived in…

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Blues On Blues
The Joe Harriott Quintet
Columbia1964
Blues On Blues
The Joe Harriott QuintetColumbia1964
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Modal
The Joe Harriott Quintet
Capitol Records1962
Modal
The Joe Harriott QuintetCapitol Records1962
Discogs
Modal
The Joe Harriott Quintet
Columbia1962
Modal
The Joe Harriott QuintetColumbia1962
Discogs