Art Ensemble of Chicago

Albert Ayler Cecil Taylor Joe McPhee Sam Rivers Sonny Sharrock

The Art Ensemble of Chicago is an avant-garde jazz ensemble closely identified with the Association for the Advancement of Creative Musicians (AACM) in the mid 1960s. The group continues to tour and record through 2006, despite the deaths of two of the founding members. The original lineup was founder Roscoe Mitchell and Joseph Jarman on reeds, Lester Bowie on trumpet, and Malachi Favors on bass. They worked with a succession of drummers recruited from Chicago and St. Read more on Last.fm

Art Ensemble of Chicago
Sirius Calling
Album (2004)
Art Ensemble of Chicago
Reese and the Smooth Ones
Album (2003)
Art Ensemble of Chicago
The Meeting
Album (2003)
Art Ensemble of Chicago
Urban Magic
Album (2003)
Art Ensemble of Chicago
Americans Swinging in Paris
Album (2002)
Art Ensemble of Chicago
Tribute to Lester
Album (2001)
Art Ensemble of Chicago
Coming Home Jamaica
Album (1998)
Art Ensemble of Chicago
Fanfare For The Warriors
Album (1998)
Art Ensemble of Chicago
Tutankhamun
Album (1994)
Art Ensemble of Chicago
Dreaming of the Masters, Volume 2: Thelonious Sphere Monk
Album (1992)
Art Ensemble of Chicago
Dreamin of the Masters Suite
Album (1991)
Art Ensemble of Chicago
Fundamental Destiny
Album (1991)
Art Ensemble of Chicago With Amabutho
Art Ensemble of Soweto: America - South Africa
Album (1991)
Art Ensemble of Chicago
Art Ensemble of Soweto
Album (1990)
Art Ensemble of Chicago
The Alternate Express
Album (1989)
Art Ensemble of Chicago
Message to Our Folks
Album (1988)
Art Ensemble of Chicago
The Spiritual
Album (1988)
Art Ensemble of Chicago
Ancient to the Future, Volume 1
Album (1987)
Art Ensemble of Chicago
Naked
Album (1986)
Art Ensemble of Chicago
The Third Decade
Album (1985)
Art Ensemble of Chicago
Live in Milano
Album (1980)
Art Ensemble of Chicago
Full Force
Album (1980)
Art Ensemble of Chicago
Nice Guys
Album (1976)
Art Ensemble of Chicago
Live at Mandel Hall
Album (1974)
Art Ensemble of Chicago
Kabalaba
Album (1974)
Art Ensemble of Chicago
Chi-Congo
Album (1973)
Art Ensemble of Chicago
Phase One
Album (1971)
Art Ensemble of Chicago
Art Ensemble of Chicago with Fontella Bass
Album (1971)
Art Ensemble of Chicago
Certain Blacks
Album (1970)
Art Ensemble of Chicago
Les Stances à Sophie
Album (1970)
Art Ensemble of Chicago
A Jackson In Your House
Album (1969)
Art Ensemble of Chicago
People in Sorrow
Album (1969)
Art Ensemble of Chicago
Eda Wobu
Album (1969)