Mary Halvorson

Anthony Braxton Derek Bailey Evan Parker Henry Threadgill Wadada Leo Smith

The avant-jazz guitarist Mary Halvorson has been making a stir in downtown New Music circles for a while now. She is noted for her collaborations with the violist Jessica Pavone, among many others. Halvorson's strong 2008 debut, DRAGON'S HEAD features her new trio, comprised of the extraordinarily fluent bassist John Hebert and drummer Ches Smith (of indie-rockers Xiu-Xiu). Together, they make a far-ranging, expansive, and even accessible sound. Hebert's more-or-less continual dialogue with Halvorson's spidery Read more on

Mary Halvorson & Noël Akchoté
Mary Halvorson & Noël Akchoté
Album (2016)
Mary Halvorson
Album (2015)
Mary Halvorson, Kirk Knuffke & Matt Wilson
Album (2013)
Weasel Walter, Mary Halvorson & Peter Evans
Mechanical Malfunction
Album (2012)
Mary Halvorson and Jessica Pavone
Departure of Reason
Album (2011)
Mary Halvorson & Jessica Pavone
Thin Air
Album (2009)
Mary Halvorson
Album (2009)
Mary Halvorson, Jessica Pavone, Devin Hoff, Ches Smith
Calling All Portraits
Album (2008)
Mary Halvorson & Jessica Pavone
On and Off
Album (2007)