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John Tchicai With Strings

Tchicai John

John Tchicai With Strings

Label: Treader

Genre: Jazz / Avant Garde


  • LP €20.99
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“Afro-Danish saxophonist John Tchicai spent his youth playing alongside the greats- recording and performing in NYC with Albert Ayler, John Coltrane, Archie Shepp and Don Cherry amongst many others.

Following a meeting at the Coimbra Jazz festival in 2004, he agreed to record with John Coxon and Ashley Wales. The beautiful resulting album sold out almost immediately on its release in 2005 and is available here for the first time on vinyl.

Eloquently balanced between Eric Dolphy and Lee Konitz, his “wise and lyrical……” alto saxophone and bass clarinet playing make this “… of his finest recordings….” [Richard Williams in The Guardian]