Archie Shepp discography

Archie Shepp discography.


As leader/co-leaderEdit

Recording Year Album Label Notes
1962 Archie Shepp – Bill Dixon Quartet Savoy
1963 The House I Live In SteepleChase with the Lars Gullin Quintet
1964 Four for Trane Impulse!
1965 Fire Music Impulse!
1965 On This Night Impulse!
1965 New Thing at Newport Impulse! album split with John Coltrane
1966 Archie Shepp Live in San Francisco Impulse!
1966 Three for a Quarter, One for a Dime Impulse!
1966 Mama Too Tight Impulse! Released in 1967
1967 The Magic of Ju-Ju Impulse! Released in 1968
1967 Life at the Donaueschingen Music Festival SABA
1968 The Way Ahead Impulse!
1968 For Losers Impulse!
1969 Kwanza Impulse!
1969 Live at the Pan-African Festival BYG Actuel
1969 Yasmina, a Black Woman BYG Actuel
1969 Poem for Malcolm BYG Actuel
1969 Blasé BYG Actuel
1969 Black Gipsy America
1970 Pitchin Can America
1970 Doodlin' Inner City
1970 Archie Shepp & Philly Joe Jones America septet with Anthony Braxton, Leroy Jenkins a.o.
1970 Coral Rock America
1970 Archie Shepp and the Full Moon Ensemble BYG Actuel
1971 Things Have Got to Change Impulse!
1972 Attica Blues Impulse! big band recording
1972 The Cry of My People Impulse! big band rec., follow-up of Attica Blues
1975 There's a Trumpet in My Soul Freedom
1975 Montreux One Freedom
1975 Montreux Two Freedom
1975 A Sea of Faces Black Saint with Shirley Bunnie Foy
1975 Jazz a Confronto 27 Horo
1975 Body and Soul Horo
1975 Mariamar Horo
1975 U-Jaama (Unite) Uniteledis
1975 Bijou Musica
1976 Steam Enja
1976 Hi-Fly Compendium with Karin Krog
1976 Force: Sweet Mao - Suid Africa '76 Uniteledis duo recording with Max Roach
1977 The Rising Sun Collection Just a Memory
1977 Goin' Home Steeplechase duo recording with Horace Parlan
1977 Ballads for Trane Denon
1977 Day Dream Denon
1977 The Tradition Horo
1977 Parisian Concert Vols. 1 & 2 Sun
1977 A Touch of the Blues Fluid featuring Joe Lee Wilson
1977 On Green Dolphin Street Denon
1978 Duet Denon duo recording with Dollar Brand
1978 Live in Tokyo Denon
1978 Lady Bird Denon
1978 Maple Leaf Rag Fluid
1978 Frankfurt Workshop 78: Tenor Saxes Circle
1979 Live in Europe Sun
1979 Tray Of Silver Denon
1979 Bird Fire: A Tribute to Charlie Parker West Wind
1979 Invitation Sun Siegfried Kessler Trio featuring Archie Shepp
1979 Attica Blues Big Band Live At The Palais Des Glaces Blue Marge big band recording
1980 Trouble in Mind Steeplechase duo recording with Horace Parlan
1980 Looking at Bird Steeplechase duo recording with Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen
1980 Here Comes The Family Någarå with Family Of Percussion
1981 I Know About the Life Sackville with Kenny Werner, Santie Debriano and John Betsch
1981 Passport to Paradise: Archie Shepp Plays Sydney Bechet West Wind
1982 Mama Rose Steeplechase duo recording with keyboardist Jasper Van't Hof
1982 Soul Song Enja
1984 Down Home New York Soul Note
1984 African Moods Circle
1984, 1978 Devil Blues Circle
1984 Sophisticated Lady West Wind with Jeanne Lee. Quintet rec. live at Leverkusener Jazztage, Germany. Released in 1990.
1985 California Meeting: Live on Broadway Soul Note
1985 Little Red Moon Soul Note
1985 Passion 52e Rue Est
1987 Splashes L+R Wilbur Little tribute
1987 Duo Reunion L+R with Horace Parlan
1987 En concert: 1st set 52e Rue Est
1987 En concert: 2nd set 52e Rue Est
1988 Lover Man Timeless featuring Annette Lowman
1989 En concert à Banlieues Bleues 52e Rue Est live rec. with Chris McGregor, Harry Beckett, Annie Whitehead a.o.
1989 Body and Soul Enja with Richard Davis
1991 I Didn't Know About You Timeless
1991 Blues Alfa
1992 Black Ballads Timeless
1995 Blue Ballads Venus with John Hicks, George Mraz, Billy Drummond
1996 True Ballads 2 Venus
1996 Live In Paris Twins Production with Eric Le Lann
1997 Something to Live For Timeless
1998 True Blue Venus
1999 Conversations Delmark with Kahil El'Zabar's Ritual Trio
2001 Live in New York Verve with Roswell Rudd, Andrew Cyrille, Reggie Workman, Grachan Moncur III
2001 Hungarian Bebop BMC with the Mihály Dresch Quartet
2001 Deja Vu Venus
2002 Left Alone Revisited Enja duo recording with Mal Waldron
2004 First Take Archie Ball with Siegfried Kessler
2005 Kindred Spirits Vol. 1 Archie Ball with Dar Gnawa
2007 Gemini Archie Ball 2CD
2009 Phat Jam in Milano Dawn of Freedom
2011 Wo!man Archie Ball with Joachim Kühn
2013 Attica Blues Orchestra Live: I Hear The Sound Archie Ball

With the New York Contemporary FiveEdit

As sidemanEdit

During a concert in Warsaw, Poland, in July 2008

With Cecil Taylor

With John Coltrane

With Dave Burrell

With Art Matthews

With Material

With Chet Baker

  • In Memory Of (L+R, 1988)

With Frank Zappa

With Joachim Kühn

  • Voodoo Sense (ACT, 2012)

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