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Biography - Ran Blake - Ghost Tones (CD, Album)

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  1. Ran Blake is an American pianist, composer, and educator. He is known for his unique style that combines blues, gospel, classical, and film noir influences into an innovative and dark jazz sound. His career spans over 40 recording credits on jazz albums along with more than 40 years of teaching jazz at the New England Conservatory of Music, where he started the Department of Third Stream with Gunther Schuller.
  2. Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for Ghost Tones - Ran Blake on AllMusic -
  3. Find Ran Blake discography, albums and singles on AllMusic. Find Ran Blake discography, albums and singles on AllMusic full condensed blue highlight denotes album pick Filter Discography By Albums Compilations All. Year Album Label AllMusic Rating Ghost Tones: A-Side / CD Baby Kitano Noir: Sunnyside Communications
  4. Dec 12,  · Ran Blake "Ghost Tones" Earlier this year, pianist, composer, and New England Conservatory improv guru Blake released the second volume of his tribute to singer Abbey Lincoln with vocalist.
  5. Ran Blake: Ghost Tones – Portraits Of George Russell – Solo Duo Ensemble (CD) - A beautiful tribute to the music of George Russell – the important pianist and composer who's -- Dusty Groove is Chicago's Online Record Store.
  6. The signatures Ran Blake (for twas he) gathered, reproduced in the Ghost Tones booklet, are a who’s who of jazz, among them Thelonious Monk, Ornette Coleman, Charles Mingus and .
  7. The Newest Sound Around was Jeanne Lee and Ran Blake’s first duo album, released on RCA Victor in — and if there’s a hint of a boast in that title, it was fully warranted, then as now. Lee, a vocalist with a deep, smoky tone and an exploratory ken, died of cancer in , at 61; Blake, a pianist who brings rational sense to the.
  8. Blake's "Biography" is grand and majestic, and eerie, a surreal whirlpool of an electronic universe seasoned with acoustic piano. It sounds like an expansive galaxy forming, and beginning to spin. Russell's "Stratuspunk," with Blake on solo piano, is a gorgeous rumination.

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