Anthony Braxton



Anthony Braxton

Rating
Active
1968
Born
June 4, 1945
Location
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Biography
Anthony Braxton (born June 4, 1945) is an American composer and instrumentalist. Braxton has released well over 100 albums since the 1960s. Among the instruments he plays are the sopranino, soprano, C-melody, F mezzo-soprano, E-flat alto, baritone, bass, and contrabass saxophones; the E-flat, B-flat, and contrabass clarinets; and the piano. He used to play flute and alto flute as well, but has since discontinued his use of these instruments. Braxton studied philosophy at Roosevelt University.

Top Songs by Anthony Braxton


Body and Soul

by Anthony Braxton & 3 Quartets

Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


Solo Willisau

Solo Willisau

Anthony Braxton December 2, 2017

8 Tracks

Braxton: Duets, Hamburg 1991

Braxton: Duets, Hamburg 1991

Anthony Braxton April 1, 2011

8 Tracks

19 Standards (Quartet) 2003

19 Standards (Quartet) 2003

Anthony Braxton May 1, 2010

19 Tracks

Gtm (Outpost) 2003 Composition 255 & 265

Gtm (Outpost) 2003 Composition 255 & 265

Anthony Braxton May 1, 2010

12 Tracks

This Time...

This Time...

Anthony Braxton February 15, 2010

9 Tracks

Duets 1987

Duets 1987

Anthony Braxton November 6, 2009

6 Tracks

Creative Orchestra - Köln, 1978 (Live)

Creative Orchestra - Köln, 1978 (Live)

Anthony Braxton January 1, 2009

6 Tracks

Duets

Duets

Anthony Braxton May 22, 2007

8 Tracks

23 Standards Quartet

23 Standards Quartet

Anthony Braxton September 27, 2005

23 Tracks

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