Jane Ira Bloom Discography

1978 (age 23)

Outline

Jane Ira Bloom, soprano sax; Kent McLagan, bass.

The Educational Center For The Arts, New Haven, CT, March 25 and 26, 1978

ElectricOutline OTL-137
Chelsea Bridge-
Solar-
Cahoon-
Miles Tiles-
White Tower-
Braxton Bop-
Bird Song-
Varo-

* Outline OTL-137   Outline - We Are

1980

Jane Ira Bloom Quartet/Trio

Jane Ira Bloom, soprano sax; Larry Karush, piano; Kent McLagan, bass; Frank Bennett, drums.

The Educational Center For The Arts, New Haven, CT, June, 1980

E.J.Outline OTL-138

same session.

Ten Years After The Rainbow-

Jane Ira Bloom, alto sax; Kent McLagan, bass; Frank Bennett, drums.

Mrs. S-

Jane Ira Bloom, soprano sax; David Friedman, vibes; Kent McLagan, bass.

Shan Dara-

same session.

Jackson Pollock-

Jane Ira Bloom, alto sax; Larry Karush, piano; Kent McLagan, bass.

Hannifin-

* Outline OTL-138   Jane Ira Bloom - Second Wind

1982

Jane Ira Bloom Quartet

Jane Ira Bloom, soprano sax; Fred Hersch, piano; Charlie Haden, bass; Ed Blackwell, drums.

Vanguard Studios, NYC, November 17 and 18, 1982

2-5-1Enja (G) 4044
Lost In The Stars-
I Got Rhythm But No Melody-
The Man With The Glasses-
Change Up-
Mighty Lights-

* Enja (G) 4044, CD 4044-2   Jane Ira Bloom - Mighty Lights

1984

Jane Ira Bloom - Fred Hersch Duo

Jane Ira Bloom, soprano sax; Fred Hersch, piano.

Classic Sound, NYC, September, 1984

Waiting For DaylightJMT Productions (G) JMT 850003
Desert-
A Child's Song (For Charlie Haden)-
Miyako-
Inside-
Winter Of My Discontent-
Janeology-

* JMT Productions (G) JMT 850003   Jane Ira Bloom, Fred Hersch - As One
= Winter & Winter (G) 919 003-2   Jane Ira Bloom, Fred Hersch - As 1

1987 (age 32)

Jane Ira Bloom Quartet +

Jane Ira Bloom, soprano sax, live electronics, alto sax; Fred Hersch, piano, Hammond B-3 organ; Ratzo Harris, bass, electric bass; Tom Rainey, drums; with Andy Seligson, tuba #4; David Friedman, vibes, marimba, percussion #1,2,4; Isidro Bobadilla, percussion #1,7.

RCA Studio A, NYC, February 9-13, 1987

1.OverstarsColumbia FC 40755
2.Cagney-
3.More Than Sinatra-
4.NFL-
5.Modern Drama-
6.Strange And Completely-
7.Varo-
8.The Race (For Shirley Muldowney)-
9.Rapture Of The Flat-

* Columbia FC 40755, CK 40755   Jane Ira Bloom - Modern Drama

1988

Jane Ira Bloom Quartet

Jane Ira Bloom, soprano sax, live electronics; Fred Hersch, piano #1-5,7-11, prepared piano #6; Kent McLagan, bass; Tom Rainey, drums, percussion.

RCA Studio A, NYC, June 6-9, 1988

1.Mighty LightsColumbia FC 44415
2.Gershwin's Skyline; I Loves You, Porgy-
3.Blues On Mars-
4.Slalom-
5.Ice Dancing (For Torvill And Dean)-
6.Drums Like Dancing-
7.If I Should Lose You-
8.Light Years Away-
9.Painting Over Paris-
10.Miro-
11.Mighty Lights II-

* Columbia FC 44415, CK 44415   Jane Ira Bloom - Slalom

1992

Jane Ira Bloom Quartet/Sextet/Quintet/Trio/Solo

Kenny Wheeler, flugelhorn, trumpet; Jane Ira Bloom, soprano sax, live electronics; Michael Formanek, bass; Jerry Granelli, drums, elektro-acoustic percussion.

Clinton Recording Studios, NYC, July 22 and 23, 1992

Gateway To ProgressArabesque Jazz AJ0107

Ron Horton, trumpet; Kenny Wheeler, flugelhorn, trumpet; Jane Ira Bloom, soprano sax, live electronics; Kenny Werner, piano; Rufus Reid, bass; Jerry Granelli, drums, elektro-acoustic percussion.

Further Into The Night-

Ron Horton, trumpet; Jane Ira Bloom, soprano sax, live electronics; Michael Formanek, bass; Jerry Granelli, drums, elektro-acoustic percussion.

Hawkins' Parallel Universe-

Ron Horton, trumpet; Kenny Wheeler, flugelhorn, trumpet; Jane Ira Bloom, soprano sax, live electronics; Rufus Reid, bass; Jerry Granelli, drums, elektro-acoustic percussion.

Straight, No Chaser; Miro-

Kenny Wheeler, flugelhorn, trumpet; Jane Ira Bloom, soprano sax, live electronics; Kenny Werner, piano; Rufus Reid, bass; Jerry Granelli, drums, elektro-acoustic percussion.

Oshumare-

Kenny Wheeler, flugelhorn, trumpet; Jane Ira Bloom, soprano sax, live electronics; Michael Formanek, bass; Jerry Granelli, drums, elektro-acoustic percussion.

Art & Aviation-

Jane Ira Bloom, soprano sax, live electronics; Rufus Reid, bass; Jerry Granelli, drums, elektro-acoustic percussion.

Most Distant Galaxy-

Kenny Wheeler, flugelhorn, trumpet; Jane Ira Bloom, soprano sax, live electronics; Michael Formanek, bass; Jerry Granelli, drums, elektro-acoustic percussion.

I Believe Anita-

Jane Ira Bloom, soprano sax, live electronics.

Lost In The Stars-

* Arabesque Jazz AJ0107   Jane Ira Bloom - Art And Aviation

1995 (age 40)

Jane Ira Bloom Sextet

Kenny Wheeler, flugelhorn, trumpet; Julian Priester, trombone, bass trombone; Jane Ira Bloom, soprano sax; Fred Hersch, piano; Rufus Reid, bass; Bobby Previte, drums.

The Power Station, Studio B, NYC, July 12, 13 and 14, 1995

Nearly SummertimeArabesque Jazz AJ0120
Midnight Round; 'Round Midnight-
Flat 6 Bop-
Midnight's Measure; In The Wee Small Hours Of The Morning-
Painting Over Paris-
Wing Dining-
Panosonic-
White Tower-
It's A Corrugated World-
Monk's Tale; The Nearness Of You-
Lonely House-
The All-Diesel Kitchen Of Tomorrow-
Yonder-

* Arabesque Jazz AJ0120   Jane Ira Bloom - The Nearness

1997

Jane Ira Bloom Quartet

Jane Ira Bloom, soprano sax; Fred Hersch, piano; Mark Dresser, bass; Bobby Previte, drums.

Acoustic Recording, Brooklyn, NY, May 29, 1997, and January 2 and 3, 1999

Always HopeArabesque Jazz AJ0144
Time After Time-
Monk's Rec Room-
Tell Me Your Diamonds-
Jax Calypso-
Chagall; How Deep Is The Ocean-
Five Full Fathorns-
It's A Corrugated World-
Climb Inside Her Eyes-
Emergency-
Einstein's Red/Blue Universe-

* Arabesque Jazz AJ0144   Jane Ira Bloom - The Red Quartets

2000

Jane Ira Bloom Quartet

Jane Ira Bloom, soprano sax, live electronics; Vincent Bourgey, piano; Mark Dresser, bass; Bobby Previte, drums.

Current Sounds, NYC, June 28 and 29, and July 21, 2000

Denver StopArabesque Jazz AJ0155
Now You See It-
Bewitched-
Blue Poles-
Pacific-
Truth In Timbre-
Without Words-
In Everything-
Varo-
Many Landscapes-
How Are Things In Glocca Morra-

* Arabesque Jazz AJ0155   Jane Ira Bloom - Sometimes The Magic

2002

Jane Ira Bloom Quartet

Jane Ira Bloom, soprano sax, live electronics; Fred Hersch, piano; Mark Dresser, bass; Bobby Previte, drums.

The Studio, NYC, April 14, and May 3, 2002

Unexpected LightArabesque Jazz AJ0158
Chasing Paint-
The Sweetest Sounds-
On Seeing JP-
Many Wonders-
Jackson Pollock-
Alchemy-
Reflections Of The Big Dipper-
White Light-

* Arabesque Jazz AJ0158   Jane Ira Bloom Meets Jackson Pollock - Chasing Paint

2004

Jane Ira Bloom Quartet

Jane Ira Bloom, soprano sax, live electronics; Jamie Saft, keyboards, electronics; Mark Dresser, bass; Bobby Previte, drums, electronic drums.

Avatar Studios, Studio B, NYC, July 8 and 9, 2004

Dreaming In The Present TenseArtistShare 0007
Unconscious Forces-
Singing In Stripes-
Altair 4-
Vanishing Hat-
White Light-
No Orchestra-
Magnetic-
In An Instant-
Mercury-
Night Skywriting-
Dark Knowledge-
I Have Dreamed-
Singing In Stripes-

* ArtistShare 0007   Jane Ira Bloom - Like Silver, Like Song

2007 (age 52)

Jane Ira Bloom Quartet

Jane Ira Bloom, soprano sax, live electronics; Dawn Clement, piano, Fender Rhodes; Mark Helias, bass; Matt Wilson, drums, percussion.

Avatar Studios, Studio B, NYC, June 1 and 2, 2007

A More Beautiful QuestionOutline OTL139
Ready For Anything-
Multiple Choice-
Mental Weather-
Luminous Bridges-
Electrochemistry-
Cello On The Inside-
What To Wear: I. Activewear; II. Easy Knit; III. The Reasons For Returns; IV. Clothes That Question-
First Thoughts; This Nearly Was Mine-
Mental Weather (MP3)-

* Outline OTL139   Jane Ira Bloom - Mental Weather

2010

Jane Ira Bloom Quartet

Jane Ira Bloom, soprano sax, live electronics; Dawn Clement, piano, Fender Rhodes; Mark Helias, bass; Bobby Previte, drums.

Avatar Studios, Studio B, NYC, June 5 and 6, 2010

Her Exacting LightOutline OTL140
Life On Cloud 8-
Ending Red Songs-
Freud's Convertible-
Airspace-
Frontiers In Science-
Rooftops Speak Dreams-
Rookie-
Adjusting To Midnight-
Live Sports-
Wingwalker-
I Could Have Danced All Night-
Wingwalker Singularity (MP3)-

* Outline OTL140   Jane Ira Bloom - Wingwalker

2013

Jane Ira Bloom Quartet

Jane Ira Bloom, soprano sax; Dominic Fallacaro, piano; Cameron Brown, bass; Matt Wilson, drums.

Avatar Studios, Studio B, NYC, May 20, and June 12 and 17, 2013

For All We KnowOutline OTL141
What She Wanted-
Gershwin's Skyline; I Loves You, Porgy-
Darn That Dream-
Good Morning Heartache-
Out Of This World-
Ice Dancing (For Torvill & Dean)-
Left Alone-
The Way You Look Tonight-
But Not For Me-
Primary Colors-
My Ship-
Too Many Reasons-
Bird Experiencing Light-

* Outline OTL141   Jane Ira Bloom - Sixteen Sunsets