Jan Garbarek Catalog

1966 (age 19)

Various Artists - Jazz Jamboree-66 Vol. 1   Polskie Nagrania Muza (Polish) XL 0342   1966

Jan Garbarek, tenor sax; Kurt Lindgren, bass.

Jazz Jamboree 66, Warsaw, Poland, October 16, 1966

Walking

1967 (age 20)

Jan Garbarek Trio And Quartet - Til Vigdis   Norsk Jazzforbund (Norwegian) NJF-LP-1   1967

Jan Garbarek, tenor sax; Per Loberg, bass; Jon Christensen, drums.

Arbeidsbrakka, Asker, Norway, April 1, 1967

Mr. P.C. (as Mr. J.C.)

Frank Phipps, valve trombone; Jan Garbarek, tenor sax; Arild Andersen, bass; Jon Christensen, drums.

Studentbyens Jazz Klubb, Oslo, Norway, September 24, 1967

Freedom Jazz Dance
Til Vigdis

1969

George Russell Presents The Esoteric Circle   Flying Dutchman FD-10125   1971

Jan Garbarek, tenor sax; Terje Rypdal, guitar; Arild Andersen as Arild Anderson, bass; Jon Christensen, drums; George Russell, producer.

Oslo, Norway, 1969

Traneflight
Rabalder
Esoteric Circle
Vips
Sas 644
Nefertite
Gee
Karin's Mode
Breeze Ending

** also released on George Russell Presents Jan Garbarek With Terje Rypdal - Esoteric Circle, Freedom (E) FLP 41031 in 1976; Arista Freedom AL 1031.

1970

Jan Garbarek Quartet - Afric Pepperbird   ECM (G) ECM 1007   1970

Jan Garbarek, tenor, bass sax, clarinet, flute, percussion; Terje Rypdal, guitar, bugle; Arild Andersen, bass, African thumb piano, xylophone; Jon Christensen, percussion.

Arne Bendiksen Studio, Oslo, Norway, September 22 and 23, 1970

Scarabee
Mah-Jong
Beast Of Kommodo
Blow Away Zone
MYB
Concentus
Afric Pepperbird
Blupp

** also released on ECM (G) ECM 1007 (CD).

1971

Jan Garbarek, Bobo Stenson, Terje Rypdal, Arild Andersen, Jon Christensen - Sart   ECM (G) ECM 1015   1971

Jan Garbarek, tenor, bass sax, flute; Bobo Stenson, piano, electric piano; Terje Rypdal, guitar; Arild Andersen, bass; Jon Christensen, percussion.

Arne Bendiksen Studio, Oslo, Norway, April 14 and 15, 1971

Sart
Fountain Of Tears - Part I And II
Song Of Space
Close Enough For Jazz
Irr
Lontano

** also released on ECM (G) ECM 1015 (CD).
** part of Jan Garbarek - Dansere, ECM (G) ECM 2146-48 in 2012.

1972

Jan Garbarek, Arild Andersen, Edward Vesala - Triptykon   ECM (G) ECM 1029   1973

Jan Garbarek, soprano, tenor sax, flute, baritone sax; Arild Andersen, bass; Edward Vesala, percussion.

Arne Bendiksen Studio, Oslo, Norway, November 8, 1972

Rim
Selje
J.E.V.
Sang
Triptykon
Etu Hei!
Bruremarsj

** also released on ECM (G) ECM 1029 (CD).

1973

Jan Garbarek-Bobo Stenson Quartet - Witchi-Tai-To   ECM (G) ECM 1041   1974

Jan Garbarek, soprano, tenor sax; Bobo Stenson, piano; Palle Danielsson, double bass; Jon Christensen, drums.

Arne Bendiksen Studio, Oslo, Norway, November 27 and 28, 1973

A.I.R.
Kukka
Hasta Siempre
Witchi-Tai-To
Desireless

** also released on ECM (G) ECM 1041 (CD).
** part of Jan Garbarek - Dansere, ECM (G) ECM 2146-48 in 2012.

1975

Jan Garbarek Bobo Stenson Quartet - Dansere   ECM (G) ECM 1075   1976

Jan Garbarek, sax; Bobo Stenson, piano; Palle Danielsson, bass; Jon Christensen, drums.

Talent Studio, Oslo, Norway, November, 1975

Dansere
Svevende
Bris
Skrik And Hyl (as Skrik + Hyl)
Lokk (Etter Thorvald Tronsgard)
Til Vennene

** also released on ECM (G) ECM 1075 (CD).
** part of Jan Garbarek - Dansere, ECM (G) ECM 2146-48 in 2012.

1976

Jan Garbarek - Dis   ECM (G) ECM 1093   1977

Jan Garbarek, tenor, soprano sax, wood flute; Ralph Towner, 12-string guitar, classical guitar; with Den Norske Messingsekstett, brass #4; The wind, wind harp #1,3,6.

Talent Studio, Oslo, Norway, December, 1976

1.Vandrere
2.Krusning
3.Viddene
4.Skygger
5.Yr
6.Dis

** also released on ECM (G) ECM 1093 (CD).

1977 (age 30)

Jan Garbarek - Places   ECM (G) ECM 1118   1978

Jan Garbarek, sax; John Taylor, organ, piano; Bill Connors, guitar; Jack DeJohnette, drums.

Talent Studio, Oslo, Norway, December, 1977

Reflections
Entering
Going Places
Passing

** also released on ECM (G) ECM 1118 (CD).

1978

Jan Garbarek Group - Photo With Blue Sky, White Cloud, Wires, Windows And A Red Roof   ECM (G) ECM 1135   1979

Jan Garbarek, tenor, soprano sax; John Taylor, piano; Bill Connors, electric, acoustic guitar; Eberhard Weber, bass; Jon Christensen, drums.

Talent Studio, Oslo, Norway, December, 1978

Blue Sky
White Cloud
Windows
Red Roof
Wires
The Picture

** also released on ECM (G) ECM 1135 (CD).

1979

Jan Garbarek, Kjell Johnsen - Aftenland   ECM (G) ECM 1169   1980

Jan Garbarek, tenor, soprano sax, wood flute; Kjell Johnsen, pipe organ.

Engelbrektskyrkan, Stockolm, Sweden, December, 1979

Aftenland
Syn
Linje
Bue
Enigma
Kilden
Spill
Iskirken
Tegn

** also released on ECM (G) ECM 1169 (CD).

1980

Jan Garbarek - Eventyr   ECM (G) ECM 1200   1981

Jan Garbarek, tenor, soprano sax, flute; John Abercrombie, electric 6 & 12-string guitar, mandolin guitar; Nana Vasconcelos, berimbau, talking drum, percussion, voice.

Talent Studio, Oslo, Norway, December, 1980

Soria Maria
Lillekort
Eventyr
Weaving A Garland
Once Upon A Time
The Companion
Snipp, Snapp, Snute
East Of The Sun And West Of The Moon

** also released on ECM (G) ECM 1200 (CD).

1981

Jan Garbarek - Paths, Prints   ECM (G) ECM 1223   1982

Jan Garbarek, tenor, soprano sax, wood flute, percussion; Bill Frisell, guitar; Eberhard Weber, bass; Jon Christensen, drums, percussion.

Talent Studio, Oslo, Norway, December, 1981

The Path
Footprints
Kite Dance
To B.E.
The Move
Arc
Considering The Snail
Still

** also released on ECM (G) ECM 1223 (CD).

1983

Jan Garbarek Group - Wayfarer   ECM (G) ECM 1259   1983

Jan Garbarek, tenor, soprano sax; Bill Frisell, guitar; Eberhard Weber, bass; Michael DiPasqua, drums, percussion.

Talent Studio, Oslo, Norway, March, 1983

Gesture
Wayfarer
Gentle
Pendulum
Spor
Singsong

** also released on ECM (G) ECM 1259 (CD).

1984

Jan Garbarek Group - It's OK To Listen To The Gray Voice   ECM (G) ECM 1294   1985

Jan Garbarek, tenor, soprano sax; David Torn, guitar, guitar synthesizer, DX7; Eberhard Weber, bass; Michael DiPasqua, drums, percussion.

Rainbow Studio, Oslo, Norway, December, 1984

White Noise Of Forgetfulness
The Crossing Place
One Day In March I Go Down To The Sea And Listen
Mission: To Be Where I Am
It's OK To Phone The Island That Is A Mirage
It's OK To Listen To The Gray Voice
I'm The Knife-Thrower's Partner

** also released on ECM (G) ECM 1294 (CD).

1986

Jan Garbarek - All Those Born With Wings   ECM (G) ECM 1324   1987

Jan Garbarek, composer.

Rainbow Studio, Oslo, Norway, August, 1986

1st Piece
2nd Piece
3rd Piece
4th Piece
5th Piece
6th Piece

** also released on ECM (G) ECM 1324 (CD).

1988 (age 41)

Jan Garbarek - Legend Of The Seven Dreams   ECM (G) ECM 1381   1988

Jan Garbarek, soprano sax; Rainer Bruninghaus, keyboards; Nana Vasconcelos, percussion, voice.

Rainbow Studio, Oslo, Norway, July, 1988

He Comes From The North

Jan Garbarek, tenor sax, percussion.

Aichuri, The Song Man

Jan Garbarek, flute; Rainer Bruninghaus, keyboards; Eberhard Weber, bass; Nana Vasconcelos, percussion.

Tongue Of Secrets

Jan Garbarek, soprano sax; Rainer Bruninghaus, keyboards; Nana Vasconcelos, percussion.

Brother Wind

Jan Garbarek, flute.

It's Name Is Secret Road

Jan Garbarek, soprano sax; Rainer Bruninghaus, keyboards; Eberhard Weber, bass; Nana Vasconcelos, percussion.

Send Word

Jan Garbarek, tenor sax; Rainer Bruninghaus, keyboards; Nana Vasconcelos, percussion.

Voy Cantado

Jan Garbarek, soprano sax.

Mirror Stone

** also released on ECM (G) ECM 1381 (CD).

1990

Jan Garbarek, Ustad Fateh Ali Khan And Musicians From Pakistan - Ragas And Sagas   ECM (G) ECM 1442   1992

Jan Garbarek, soprano, tenor sax; Ustad Nazim Ali Khan, sarangi; Manu Katche, drums #2; Ustad Shaukat Hussain, tabla; Ustad Fateh Ali Khan, Deepika Thathaal, voice.

Rainbow Studio, Oslo, Norway, May, 1990

1.Raga I
2.Saga
3.Raga II
4.Raga III
5.Raga IV

Jan Garbarek - I Took Up The Runes   ECM (G) ECM 1419   1990

Jan Garbarek, soprano, tenor sax; Rainer Bruninghaus, piano; Eberhard Weber, bass; Manu Katche, drums; Nana Vasconcelos, percussion; + Bugge Wesseltoft, synthesizer; Ingor Antte Ailu Gaup, vocal.

Rainbow Studio, Oslo, Norway, August, 1990

Gula Gula
Molde Canticle: Part 1
Molde Canticle: Part 2
Molde Canticle: Part 3
Molde Canticle: Part 4
Molde Canticle: Part 5
His Eyes Were Suns
I Took Up The Runes
Buena Hora, Buenos Vientos

** also released on ECM (G) ECM 1419 (CD) in 1990.

Jan Garbarek - I Took Up The Runes   ECM (G) ECM 1419 (CD)   1990

Jan Garbarek, soprano, tenor sax; Rainer Bruninghaus, piano; Eberhard Weber, bass; Manu Katche, drums; Nana Vasconcelos, percussion; + Bugge Wesseltoft, synthesizer; Ingor Antte Ailu Gaup, vocal.: same session.

Rainbow Studio, Oslo, Norway, August, 1990

Rahkki Sruvvis

** originally released on ECM (G) ECM 1419 in 1990 + 1 bonus track.

1991

Jan Garbarek, Miroslav Vitous, Peter Erskine - Star   ECM (G) ECM 1444   1991

Jan Garbarek, soprano, tenor sax; Miroslav Vitous, double bass; Peter Erskine, drums.

Rainbow Studio, Oslo, Norway, January, 1991

Star
Jumper
Lamenting
Anthem
Roses For You
Clouds In The Mountain
Snowman
The Music Of My People

** also released on ECM (G) ECM 1444 (CD).

1992

Jan Garbarek, Anouar Brahem, Shaukat Hussain - Madar   ECM (G) ECM 1515   1994

Jan Garbarek, tenor, soprano sax; Anouar Brahem, oud; Ustad Shaukat Hussain, tabla.

Rainbow Studio, Oslo, Norway, August, 1992

Sull Lull
Madar
Sebika
Bahia
Ramy
Jaw
Joron
Qaws
Epilogue

Jan Garbarek Group - Twelve Moons   ECM (G) ECM 1500   1993

Jan Garbarek, sax; Rainer Bruninghaus, keyboards; Eberhard Weber, bass; Manu Katche, drums; Marilyn Mazur, percussion; Mari Boine, Agnes Buen Garnas, vocal.

Rainbow Studio, Oslo, Norway, September, 1992

Twelve Moons: Part One: Winter-Summer / Part Two: Summer-Winter
Psalm
Brother Wind March
There Were Swallows...
The Tall Tear Trees
Arietta
Gautes-Margjit
Darvanan
Huhai
Witchi-Tai-To

1993

Jan Garbarek, The Hilliard Ensemble - Officium   ECM New Series (G) ECM 1525   1994

Jan Garbarek, soprano, tenor sax; + The Hilliard Ensemble: David James, countertenor; Rogers Covey-Crump, John Potter, tenor; Gordon Jones, baritone.

Propstei St. Gerold, Austria, September, 1993

Parce Mihi Domine
Primo Tempore
Sanctus
Regnantem Sempiterna
O Salutaris Hostia
Procedentem Sponsum
Pulcherrima Rosa
Parce Mihi Domine
Beata Viscera
De Spineto Nata Rosa
Credo
Ave Maris Stella
Virgo Flagellatur
Oratio Ieremiae
Parce Mihi Domine

1995

Jan Garbarek - Visible World   ECM (G) ECM 1585   1996

Jan Garbarek, soprano, tenor sax, electronic keyboards, percussion, Meraaker clarinet; Rainer Bruninghaus, piano, synthesizer; Eberhard Weber, bass; Manu Katche, drums; Trilok Gurtu, tabla; Marilyn Mazur, percussion, drums; Mari Boine, vocal.

Rainbow Studio, Oslo, Norway, June, 1995

Red Wind
The Creek
The Survivor
The Healing Smoke
Visible World, Chiaro
Desolate Mountains I
Desolate Mountains II
Visible World, Scuro
Giulietta
Desolate Mountains III
Pygmy Lullaby
The Quest
The Arrow
The Scythe
Evening Land

1998 (age 51)

Jan Garbarek - Rites   ECM (G) ECM 1685/86   1998

Jan Garbarek, soprano, tenor sax, synthesizer, sampler, percussion; Rainer Bruninghaus, piano, keyboards; Eberhard Weber, bass; Marilyn Mazur, drums, percussion; + Tbilisi Symphony Orchestra, Jansug Kakhidze, conductor, vocal; Bugge Wesseltoft, additional synthesizer, electronic effects, accordion; Boys From The Choir Solvguttene, Torstein Grythe, conductor.

Rainbow Studio, Oslo, Norway;
Tbilisi, Georgia (country), March, 1998

Rites
Where The Rivers Meet
Vast Plain, Clouds
So Mild The Wind, So Meek The Water
Song, Tread Lightly
It's OK To Listen To The Gray Voice
Her Wild Ways

same session.

It's High Time
One Ying For Every Yang
Pan
We Are The Stars
The Moon Over Mtatsminda
Malinye
The White Clown
Evenly They Danced
Last Rite

Jan Garbarek, The Hilliard Ensemble - Mnemosyne   ECM New Series (G) ECM 1700/01   1999

Jan Garbarek, sax; + The Hilliard Ensemble: David James, countertenor; Rogers Covey-Crump, John Potter, tenor; Gordon Jones, baritone.

Propstei St. Gerold, Austria, April, 1998

Quechua Song
O Lord In Thee Is All My Trust
Estonian Lullaby
Remember Me My Dear
Gloria
Fayrfax Africanus
Agnus Dei
Novus Novus
Se Je Fays Dueil
O Ignis Spiritus

same session.

Alleluia Nativitatis
Delphic Paean
Strophe And Counter-Strophe
Mascarados
Loiterando
Estonian Lullaby
Russian Psalm
Eagle Dance
When Jesus Wept
Hymn To The Sun

2003

Jan Garbarek - In Praise Of Dreams   ECM (G) ECM 1880   2004

Jan Garbarek, tenor, soprano sax, synthesizer, sampler, percussion; Kim Kashkashian, viola #2-4,6-10; Manu Katche, drums, electronic drums #1,3,4,6,9,10.

A.P.C. Studio, Paris, France, Blue Jay Recording Studio, Carlisle, MA and Rainbow Studio, Oslo, Norway, March and June, 2003

1.As Seen From Above
2.In Praise Of Dreams
3.One Goes There Alone
4.Knot Of Place And Time
5.If You Go Far Enough
6.Scene From Afar
7.Cloud Of Unknowing
8.Without Visible Sign
9.Iceburn
10.Conversation With A Stone
11.A Tale Begun

2007 (age 60)

Jan Garbarek Group - Dresden   ECM (G) ECM 2100/01   2009

Jan Garbarek, soprano, tenor sax, selje flute; Rainer Bruninghaus, piano, keyboards; Yuri Daniel, bass; Manu Katche, drums.

Alter Schlachthof, Dresden, Germany, October 20, 2007

Paper Nut
The Tall Tear Trees
Heitor
Twelve Moons
Rondo Amoroso
Tao
Milagre Dos Peixes

same session.

There Were Swallows
The Reluctant Saxophonist
Transformations
Once I Dreamt A Tree Upside Down
Fugl
Maracuja
Grooving Out!
Nu Bein'
Voy Cantando

2009

Jan Garbarek, The Hilliard Ensemble - Officium Novum   ECM New Series (G) ECM 2125   2010

Jan Garbarek, soprano, tenor sax; + The Hilliard Ensemble: David James, countertenor; Rogers Covey-Crump, Steven Harrold, tenor; Gordon Jones, baritone; Bruno Ganz, read #12; Giorgos Seferis, lyrics #12.

Propstei St. Gerold, Austria, June, 2009

1.Ov Zarmanali
2.Svjete Tihij
3.Allting Finns
4.Litany: Litany / Otche Nash / Dostoino Est
5.Surb, Surb
6.Most Holy Mother Of God
7.Tres Morillas M'enamoran
8.Sirt Im Sasani
9.Hays Hark Nviranats Ukhti
10.Alleluia. Nativitas
11.We Are The Stars
12.Nur Ein Weniges Noch

2014

Jan Garbarek, The Hilliard Ensemble - Remember Me, My Dear   ECM New Series (G) ECM 2625   2019

The Hilliard Ensemble: David James, countertenor; Rogers Covey-Crump, Steven Harrold, tenor; Gordon Jones, baritone; Jan Garbarek, soprano sax; Komitas, composer; Jan Garbarek, Hilliard Ensemble, arranger.

Chiesa De La Collegiata Dei SS. Pietro E Stefano, Bellinzona, Switzerland, October, 2014

Ov Zarmanali (Hymn Of The Baptism Of Christ)

The Hilliard Ensemble: David James, countertenor; Rogers Covey-Crump, Steven Harrold, tenor; Gordon Jones, baritone; Jan Garbarek, soprano sax; anonymous, composer; Jan Garbarek, Hilliard Ensemble, arranger.

Procurans Odium

The Hilliard Ensemble: David James, countertenor; Rogers Covey-Crump, Steven Harrold, tenor; Gordon Jones, baritone; Jan Garbarek, soprano sax; Jan Garbarek, composer.

Allting Finns

The Hilliard Ensemble: David James, countertenor; Rogers Covey-Crump, Steven Harrold, tenor; Gordon Jones, baritone; Jan Garbarek, soprano sax; Nikolai N. Kedrov, composer; Jan Garbarek, Hilliard Ensemble, arranger.

Litany

The Hilliard Ensemble: David James, countertenor; Rogers Covey-Crump, Steven Harrold, tenor; Gordon Jones, baritone; Jan Garbarek, soprano sax; anonymous, composer; Jan Garbarek, Hilliard Ensemble, arranger.

Dostoino Est

same session.

Sanctus

The Hilliard Ensemble: David James, countertenor; Rogers Covey-Crump, Steven Harrold, tenor; Gordon Jones, baritone; Jan Garbarek, soprano sax; Arvo Part, composer.

Most Holy Mother Of God

The Hilliard Ensemble: David James, countertenor; Rogers Covey-Crump, Steven Harrold, tenor; Gordon Jones, baritone; Jan Garbarek, soprano sax; anonymous, composer; Jan Garbarek, Hilliard Ensemble, arranger.

Procendentem Sponsum

The Hilliard Ensemble: David James, countertenor; Rogers Covey-Crump, Steven Harrold, tenor; Gordon Jones, baritone; Jan Garbarek, soprano sax; Guillaume Le Rouge, composer; Jan Garbarek, Hilliard Ensemble, arranger.

Se Je Fayz Deuil

The Hilliard Ensemble: David James, countertenor; Rogers Covey-Crump, Steven Harrold, tenor; Gordon Jones, baritone; Jan Garbarek, soprano sax; Perotin, composer; Jan Garbarek, Hilliard Ensemble, arranger.

Alleluia Nativitas

The Hilliard Ensemble: David James, countertenor; Rogers Covey-Crump, Steven Harrold, tenor; Gordon Jones, baritone; Jan Garbarek, soprano sax; Hildegard Von Bingen, composer; Jan Garbarek, Hilliard Ensemble, arranger.

O Ignis Spiritus

The Hilliard Ensemble: David James, countertenor; Rogers Covey-Crump, Steven Harrold, tenor; Gordon Jones, baritone; Jan Garbarek, soprano sax; Jan Garbarek, composer.

We Are The Stars

The Hilliard Ensemble: David James, countertenor; Rogers Covey-Crump, Steven Harrold, tenor; Gordon Jones, baritone; Jan Garbarek, soprano sax; Antoine Brumel, composer; Jan Garbarek, Hilliard Ensemble, arranger.

Agnus Dei

The Hilliard Ensemble: David James, countertenor; Rogers Covey-Crump, Steven Harrold, tenor; Gordon Jones, baritone; Jan Garbarek, soprano sax; anonymous, composer; Jan Garbarek, Hilliard Ensemble, arranger.

Remember Me, My Dear