Hamiet Bluiett/Diskografie

Hamiet Bluiett (rechts) mit dem World Saxophone Quartet (2007)

Diese Diskografie ist eine Übersicht über die veröffentlichten Tonträger des Jazzmusikers Hamiet Bluiett (1940–2018). Sie umfasst seine Alben unter eigenem Namen (Abschnitt 1), seine Mitwirkung bei kollaborativen Bandprojekten wie dem World Saxophone Quartet (Abschnitt 2) und seine Mitwirkungen als (Gast)solist bei weiteren Produktionen (Abschnitt 3). Nach Angaben des Diskografen Tom Lord war Bluiett, der Baritonsaxophon (in folgenden bar), Klarinette (cl), Altklarinette (alto-cl) und Flöten (fl) spielte, zwischen 1971 und 2009 an 117 Aufnahmesessions beteiligt.[1]

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Dieser Abschnitt listet die von Hamiet Bluiett zu Lebzeiten veröffentlichten LPs und CDs chronologisch nach Aufnahmejahr.

Album Label Aufnahme Anmerkungen
Endangered Species India Navigation 1976 1976 Hamiet Bluiett (bar,fl) mit Olu Dara, Jumma Santos, Juni Booth, Phillip Wilson
Bars Musica 1977 1977? Hamiet Bluiett (bar) mit Marcello Melis, Famoudou Don Moye
Birthright, A Solo Blues Concert India Navigation 1977 1977 Hamiet Bluiett (bar) solo
Saying Something for All Moers Music 1977 1980 Hamiet Bluiett/Muhal Richard Abrams Duo, Bluiett solo in „Requiem for Kent State“ (1979)
Orchestra, Duo & Septet Chiaroscuro Records 1977? 1977 Bluiett (bar, cl, voc, comp) mit Reggie Workman, Abdul Wadud, Thabo Michael Carvin, Ahmed Abdul-Malik, Don Pullen, Charles Stephens, Olu Dara, Bob Stewart, Chief Bey, Ladji Camara
S.O.S. (We Have Come To...) S(ave You) O(m)(yourselves)S India Navigation 1977 1978 Hamiet Bluiett (bar,cl,wood-fl,fl) mit Don Pullen, Fred Hopkins, Famoudou Don Moye
Resolution Black Saint 1977 1978 Hamiet Bluiett (bar,cl,fl) mit Don Pullen, Fred Hopkins, Billy Hart, Famoudou Don Moye (alias Dougoufana Famoudou Moye)
Dangerously Suite Soul Note 1981 1982 Hamiet Bluiett (alto-cl,bar) mit Bob Neloms, Buster Williams, Billy Hart, Chief Bey, Irene Datcher (vcl)
Bearer of the Holy Flame: Bluiett 5 Black Fire 1983 1994 Hamiet Bluiett (bar,cl,alto-fl) mit John Hicks, Fred Hopkins, Marvin Smitty Smith, Chief Bey
Ebu Soul Note 1984 1984 Hamiet Bluiett (bar,alto-cl) mit John Hicks, Fred Hopkins, Marvin Smitty Smith
The Clarinet Family Black Saint 1984 1987 Hamiet Bluiett (alto-cl) mit Dwight Andrews, Don Byron, John Purcell, Gene Ghee, Buddy Collette, J. D. Parran, Kidd Jordan, Fred Hopkins, Ronnie Burrage
Live at Carlos I: Hamiet Bluiett & Concept Just a Memory 1986 1997 Hamiet Bluiett (bar) mit Don Pullen, Fred Hopkins, Idris Muhammad, Chief Bey
Live at Carlos I: Last Night Just a Memory 1986 1997 dto.
Nali Kola Soul Note 1987 1989 Hamiet Bluiett (bar,fl) mit Hugh Masekela, James „Plunky“ Branch, Donald Smith (p), William "Spaceman" Patterson (git), Okyerema Asante, Chief Bey, Titos Sompa (african-d), Seku Tonge (african-d) Quincy Troupe
...You Don’'t Need To Know...If You Have To Ask... Tutu 1991 1991 Hamiet Bluiett (bar,alto-fl) mit Thomas Ebow Ansah (git,vcl), Fred Hopkins, Michael Carvin, Okyerema Asante
Walkin’ & Talkin' Tutu 1991 1996 Bluiett solo
Sankofa/Rear Garde Soul Note 1992 1993 Hamiet Bluiett (bar,coltralto-cl) mit Ted Dunbar, Clint Houston, Ben Riley
If Trees Could Talk Mapleshade Records 1993 2002 Hamiet Bluiett (bar,alto-fl), Larry Willis, Asante
Live tt the Village Vanguard: Ballads and Blues Soul Note 1994 1997 Hamiet Bluiett (bar) Ted Dunbar, Clint Houston, Ben Riley
Bluiett’s Barbeque Band Mapleshade 1996 1996 mit Donald Blackman, Kenny Davis, Calvin Jones, Ronnie Burrage, Chief Bey, Amba Hawthorne
Young Warrior, Old Warrior Mapleshade 1995 1995? Hamiet Bluiett Sextet mit Jack Walrath, Mark Shim, Larry Willis, Keter Betts, Jimmy Cobb
Makin’ Whoopee Mapleshade 1996 1997? King/Bluiett Trio; Hamiet Bluiett (bar,contrabass-cl) mit Rodney Jones, Ed Cherry, Keter Betts, Gali Sanchez, Myrrh
Libation for the Baritone Saxophone Nation Justin Time 1997 1998 Bluiett Baritone Nation mit Alex Harding, James Carter, Patience Higgins, Ronnie Burrage
Live the the Knitting Factory Knitting Factory 1997 1998 Bluiett Baritone Saxophone Group mit Patience Higgins, Alex Harding, James Carter, Ronnie Burrage
With Eyes Wide Open Justin Time 1999 2000 Hamiet Bluiett (bar) mit Ed Cherry, Jaribu Shahid, Nasheet Waits
Blueblack Justin Time 2000 2001? Hamiet Bluiett (bar) mit Patience Higgins, Alex Harding, James Carter, Lee Person, Kahil El'Zabar

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Album Musiker Label rec Anmerkungen
Wildflowers 4 – The New York Loft Jazz Sessions Olu Dara, Hamiet Bluiett, Butch Campbell, William „Spaceman“ Patterson, Juni Booth, Charles Bobo Shaw, Famoudou Don Moye Douglas 1975
Point of No Return World Saxophone Quartet Moers Music 1977 mit Julius Hemphill, Oliver Lake, David Murray, Hamiet Bluiett (bar)
Steppin’ with the World Saxophone Quartet World Saxophone Quartet Black Saint 1978 Julius Hemphill, Oliver Lake, David Murray, Hamiet Bluiett (bar,fl)
W.S.Q. World Saxophone Quartet Black Saint 1980 Julius Hemphill, Oliver Lake, David Murray, Hamiet Bluiett (bar,alto-cl)
Revue World Saxophone Quartet Black Saint 1980 Julius Hemphill, Oliver Lake, David Murray, Hamiet Bluiett (bar,alto-cl,fl)
Live in Zurich World Saxophone Quartet Black Saint 1981 Julius Hemphill, Oliver Lake, David Murray, Hamiet Bluiett (bar,alto-fl,alto-cl)
Live at Brooklyn Academy Of Music World Saxophone Quartet Black Saint 1985 Julius Hemphill, Oliver Lake, David Murray, Hamiet Bluiett (bar,alto-cl)
Plays Duke Ellington World Saxophone Quartet Nonesuch Records 1986 Julius Hemphill, Oliver Lake, David Murray, Hamiet Bluiett (bar)
Dances and Ballads World Saxophone Quartet Elektra/Musician 1987 Julius Hemphill, Oliver Lake, David Murray, Hamiet Bluiett (bar,alto-cl)
Rhythm and Blues World Saxophone Quartet Elektra/Musician 1988 Julius Hemphill, Oliver Lake, David Murray, Hamiet Bluiett (bar,alto-cl)
Metamorphosis World Saxophone Quartet and African Drums Elektra/Musician 1990 Oliver Lake, Arthur Blythe, David Murray, Hamiet Bluiett (bar), Melvin Gibbs, Mor Thiam, Chief Bey, Mar Gueye (perc)
Breath of Life World Saxophone Quartet with Fontella Bass Elektra/Nonesuch 1992 Arthur Blythe, Oliver Lake, David Murray, Hamiet Bluiett (bar) mit Donald Smith, Amina Claudine Myers, Tarik Shah, Fred Hopkins, Ronnie Burrage, Gene Lake, Fontella Bass
Moving Right Along World Saxophone Quartet Black Saint 1993 Oliver Lake, James Spaulding, Eric Person, David Murray, Hamiet Bluiett (bar,contralto-cl)
Brand New Bag The Ebony Brass Quintet Mapleshade 1994 Eddie Allen, Frank Gordon (tp), Alfred Patterson (tb), Mark Taylor (fhr), Joe Daley, Hamiet Bluiett (bar), Eli Fountain (dr)
Knights of Power Music Revelation Ensemble DIW 1995 Arthur Blythe, Hamiet Bluiett (bar in drei Titeln), James Blood Ulmer, Amin Ali, Cornell Rochester
Four Now World Saxophone Quartet Featuring African Drums Justin Time Records 1995 John Purcell, Oliver Lake, David Murray, Hamiet Bluiett (bar,contra-alto-cl), Chief Bey, Mor Thiam, Mar Gueye (African-d,vcl)
Takin’ It 2 the Next Level World Saxophone Quartet Justin Time Records 1996 John Purcell, Oliver Lake, David Murray, Hamiet Bluiett (bar), Donald "Capt Keyboards" Blackman, Calvin Jones, Ronnie Burrage
Same Space Hamiet Bluiett/D. D. Jackson/Mor Thiam Justin Time 1997 Hamiet Bluiett (bar,contrabass-cl,wood,fl,poet,rap), D.D. Jackson (p,keyboards), Mor Thiam (djembe,vcl)
M’Bizo World Saxophone Quartet Justin Time Records 1997 John Purcell, Oliver Lake, David Murray, Hamiet Bluiett (bar,bassax,contrabass-cl), D.D. Jackson (p), James Lewis (kb)
Selim Sivad – A Tribute to Miles Davis World Saxophone Quartet Featuring Jack DeJohnette Justin Time Records 1998 John Purcell, Oliver Lake, David Murray, Hamiet Bluiett (bar,contra-alto-cl), Jack DeJohnette, Chief Bey, Okyerema Asante, Titos Sompa, Mario Canonge, Jimane Nelson, Jaribu Abdurahman, Ronnie Burrage, Mabeleng Moholo
Join Us Hamiet Bluiett/D.D. Jackson/Mor Thiam Justin Time 1998 Hamiet Bluiett (bar,wood-fl,contra-alto-cl,vcl), D.D. Jackson (p,org,synt,keyboards,b) Mor Thiam (djemba,vcl)
Steppenwolf World Saxophone Quartet Justin Time Records 1999 John Purcell, Oliver Lake, David Murray, Hamiet Bluiett (bar)
Requiem for Julius World Saxophone Quartet Justin Time Records 1999 John Purcell, Oliver Lake, David Murray, Hamiet Bluiett (bar)
If You Believe Trifactor 8th Harmonic Breakdown 2000 Hamiet Bluiett (bar,fl), Billy Bang, Kahil El’Zabar
25Th Anniversary World Saxophone Quartet Justin Time Records 2000 John Purcell, Oliver Lake, David Murray, Hamiet Bluiett (bar,contra-alto-cl)
The Calling Hamiet Bluiett/D.D. Jackson/Kahil El’Zabar Justin Time Records 2000 Hamiet Bluiett (bar,wooden-fl,contra-alto-cl), D.D. Jackson (p,org,b-synt,keyboards), Kahil El'Zabar (d,perc,bells,kalimba,vcl)
Quartet Experience World Saxophone Quartet Justin Time Records 2003 Oliver Lake, Bruce Williams, David Murray, Hamiet Bluiett (bar) plus Guests: Matthew Garrison, Gene Lake, Billy Bang, Craig Harris
Political Blues World Saxophone Quartet Justin Time Records 2006 mit Jeremy Pelt, Craig Harris, Oliver Lake, Bruce Williams, Jaleel Shaw, David Murray, Hamiet Bluiett (bar), James Blood Ulmer, Herve Samb, Jamaaladeen Tacuma, Lee Pearson, Carolyn Amba Hawthorne
Yes We Can World Saxophone Quartet Jazzwerkstatt 2009 Kidd Jordan, David Murray, James Carter, Hamiet Bluiett (bar,cl)

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Album Künstler rec Label Anmerkungen
Live at The Jazz Workshop, Boston, October 11th, 1971 Charles Mingus 1971 Hit Hat mit Joe Gardner, Hamiet Bluiett (bar), John Foster, Roy Brooks (vermutlich Bootleg)
Family Paul Jeffrey 1972 Mainstream mit Joe Gardner, Stuart Butterfield, Bob Stewart, Hamiet Bluiett (bar,fl), George Cables, Stanley Clarke, Wilbur Ware, T. S. Monk
Coon Bid'ness Julius Hemphill 1972/75 Arista mit Baikida Carroll, Hamiet Bluiett (bar), Abdul Wadud, Phillip Wilson
Charles Mingus Quintet Meets Cat Anderson Charles Mingus 1972 Unique Jazz mit Cat Anderson, Joe Gardner, Hamiet Bluiett (bar,cl), John Foster, Roy Brooks (Bootleg)[2]
African Space Program Dollar Brand 1973 enja mit Cecil Bridgewater, Enrico Rava, Charles Sullivan, Kiane Zawadi, Sonny Fortune, Carlos Ward, Roland Alexander, John Stubblefield, Hamiet Bluiett (bar), Abdullah Ibrahim, Cecil McBee, Roy Brooks
Ethnic Expressions Roy Brooks 1973 Im Hotep mit Olu Dara, Cecil Bridgewater, Sonny Fortune, John Stubblefield, Hamiet Bluiett (bar,cl), Joe Bonner, Hilton Ruiz, Reggie Workman, Richard Landrum, Lawrence Williams, Eddie Jefferson, Black Rose
Mingus at Carnegie Hall Charles Mingus 1974 Atlantic mit Jon Faddis, Charles McPherson, John Handy, George Adams, Rahsaan Roland Kirk, Hamiet Bluiett (bar), Don Pullen, Dannie Richmond
Stormy & Funky Blues Charles Mingus 1974 Moon mit George Adams, Hamiet Bluiett (bar), Don Pullen, Dannie Richmond (Bootleg)[2]
Streets of St. Louis Charles Bobo Shaw & The Human Arts Ensemble 1974 Moers Music mit Lester Bowie, Joseph Bowie, Julius Hemphill, Hamiet Bluiett (bar), Abdul Wadud, Dominique Gaumont
New York, Fall 1974 Anthony Braxton 1974 Arista Bluiett ist zu hören in „Composition 37“, mit Julius Hemphill, Oliver Lake
13 for Piano and Two Orchestras Michael Mantler 1975 Watt Bigband
In: Sanity {Beaver Harris 360 Degrees Music Experience 1975 Black Saint mit Hamiet Bluiett (fl,cl,bar), Keith Marks, Azar Lawrence, Dave Burrell, Sunil Garg (sitar), Cecil McBee, Francis Haynes, Titos Sompa
Apple Cores Sunny Murray’s Untouchable Factor 1977 Philly jazz Bluiett (bar) ist zu hören in „New York Maze“, mit Youseff Yancy, Arthur Blythe, Monnette Sudler, Fred Hopkins
The Journey Dollar Brand 1977 Chiaroscuro mit Don Cherry, Talib Kibwe, Carlos Ward, Hamiet Bluiett (bar,cl), Johnny Mbizo Dyani, John Betsch, Roy Brooks, Claude Jones
The Main Man Eddie Jefferson 1977 Inner City mit Charles Sullivan, Slide Hampton, Richie Cole, Junior Cook, Hamiet Bluiett (bar), Harold Mabern, George Duvivier, Billy Hart, Azzedin "Niles" Weston, Harold White, Janet Lawson
Negcaumongus Beaver Harris 360 Degrees Music Experience 1979 Cadence Jazz Records mit Ricky Ford, Makanda Ken McIntyre, Hamiet Bluiett (bar), Don Pullen, Cameron Brown, Francis Haynes
Live at the Public Theatre (New York 1980) Gil Evans 1980 Trio Records Bigbandbesetzung mit Hamiet Bluiett (bar, afl)
The Great Pretender Lester Bowie 1981 ECM Records mit Hamiet Bluiett (im Titelstück) sowie Donald Smith, Fred Williams, Phillip Wilson, Fontella Bass, David Peaston
The Young Lions V.A. 1982 Elektra/Musician Livemitschnitte vom North Sea Jazz Festival, kollektives Personal; in vier Titel ist Bluiett zu hören
Gumbo Bobby Watson Horizon Quintet 1983 Amigo mit Melton Mustafa, Hamiet Bluiett (bar in „Point the Finger“), Mulgrew Miller, Curtis Lundy, Marvin Smitty Smith
Well Kept Secret Beaver Harris/Don Pullen 360 Degree Experience 1984 SHEMP mit Sharon Freeman, Willie Ruff, Bill Warnick, Greg Williams (fhr), Ricky Ford, Hamiet Bluiett (bar), Buster Williams, Francis Haynes, Cándido Camero
Thank You for Your Ears Beaver Harris Trio 1984 Dizim mit Hamiet Bluiett (bar,alto-cl,alto-fl), Vincent Taylor (steel-dr)
Farewell Gil Evans, The Monday Night Orchestra 1986 Bellaphon mit Lew Soloff, Shunzo O'no, Miles Evans, Dave Bargeron, Dave Tucker, John Clark, Chris Hunter, Bill Evans, Hamiet Bluiett (bar,cl,b-cl), Pete Levin, Gil Goldstein, Hiram Bullock, Mark Egan, Danny Gottlieb, Johnny Coles
Bud & Bird Gil Evans, The Monday Night Orchestra 1986 Pro Jazz/King dto.
Countin’ On the Blues John Stubblefield 1987 enja mit Hamiet Bluiett (bar im Titelstück und in „Goin’ Home“), Mulgrew Miller, Charnett Moffett, Victor Lewis
Cab Calloway Stands In for the Moon Conjure/Kip Hanrahan 1988 American Clavé Bluiett (bar)
Hipmotism Arthur Blythe 1991 enja mit Bob Stewart, Hamiet Bluiett (bar), Gust William Tsilis, Kelvyn Bell, Arto Tuncboyaci, Famoudou Don Moye
Volcano Blues Randy Weston/Melba Liston 1993 Antilles mit Wallace Roney, Benny Powell, Talib Kibwe, Teddy Edwards, Hamiet Bluiett (bar), Ted Dunbar, Johnny Copeland, Jamil Nasser, Charlie Persip u. a.
Shuttle Ronnie Burrage 1993 Sound Hills mit Frank Lacy, Joe Ford (fl,sop,as), Hamiet Bluiett (bar), Cyrus Chestnut, Charnett Moffett, Doc Gibbs
F-Stops Craig Harris 1993 Soul Note mit John Stubblefield, Hamiet Bluiett (bar in „F Stops/5th Flow“und „DASH“), Darrell Grant, Bill White, Calvin Jones, Tony Lewis
No Ways Tired Fontella Bass 1994 Nonesuch Bluiett ist zu hören in „All My Burdens“, mit Art Baron, Doug Wieselman, Mark Johnson (org), Donald Smith, Stew Cutler, Harvey Brooks, Garry Bruer
In The Name of … Music Revelation Ensemble 1994 DIW REcords mit Arthur Blythe, Sam Rivers, Hamiet Bluiett (bar) in „The Dawn“, James Blood Ulmer, Amin Ali, Cornell Rochester
Dance of the Night Creatures Thurman Green 1994 Mapleshade mit Hamiet Bluiett (bar,contrabass-cl), John Hicks, Walter Booker, Steve Novosel, Steve Williams (dr)
International Baritone Conspiracy Charles Papasoff 1995 Victo mit Hamiet Bluiett, Jean Derome, David Mott, Christian Gavillet, Bo Van Der Werf (bar)
Melodia Para Congas (Jungle and the Saxophone) Patato Valdes with the Enriquillo Winds 1995 Mapleshade mit Enrique Fernandez, Siraj, John Purcell, Hamiet Bluiett (contrabass-cl), Pablo Calogero
Conversin’ with the Elders James Carter 1996 Atlantic Bluiett ist zu hören in „Naima“ und „Composition #40Q“
Sound Roots Andy McKee and Next 1996 Mapleshade mit Ryan Kisor, Alex Foster, Hamiet Bluiett (bar in „Hilltop Stomp“), Ed Cherry, Billy Kilson
Live in Harlem Patience Higgins' Sugar Hill Quartet Jamming With Guests 1996 Mapleshade mit Les Kurz, Andy McCloud, Eli Fountain, James Zollar, Kiane Zawadi, Gerald Hayes, Hamiet Bluiett (bar in „Berta's Song“), Montego Joe, Leopoldo Fleming, Ghannayia Green
Paired Down, Volume I D. D. Jackson 1996 Justin Times Duo mit Hamiet Bluiett (bar in „African Dreams“)
The Voice of the Saxophone The Don Braden Octet 1997 RCA Victor mit Randy Brecker, Frank Lacy, Vincent Herring, Hamiet Bluiett (bar in „Winelight“, ,cl in „Cozy“,contrabass-cl in „Speak No Evil“), Darrell Grant, Dwayne Burno, Cecil Brooks III, Jimmy Delgado, Bill Cosby
Inspiration Sam Rivers' Rivbea All-Star Orchestra 1998 RCA Victor mit Ravi Best, Ralph Alessi, James Zollar, Baikida Carroll, Ray Anderson, Joseph Bowie, Art Baron, Joe Daley, Bob Stewart, Steve Coleman, Greg Osby, Chico Freeman, Gary Thomas, Hamiet Bluiett (bar), Doug Mathews, Anthony Cole
Talking Horns Malachi Thompson 1999 Delmark Records mit Oliver Lake, Hamiet Bluiett (bar,contrabass-cl), Willie Pickens, Harrison Bankhead, Reggie Nicholson
The Power Kahil El’Zabar's Tri Factor 1998 CIMP mit Hamiet Bluiett (fl,bar,contra-bassax), Billy Bang
Now Is Another Time David Murray Latin Big Band 2002 Justin Time
American Jazz Concertos Promusica Chamber Orchestra 2002 Summit
Vision Fest V.A. 2002 Thirsty Ear Bluiett ist hören in „Bangart 1000“ mit dem Billy Bang Trio
Gospel-Jazz Mass C. Anthony Bush 2003 Spirit Hamiet Bluiett (bar), John Hicks, Ben Williams, Okyerema Asante, u. a.
Souls Within the Veil Craig Harris 2003 Aquastra mit Graham Haynes, Hugh Ragin, Don Byron, Oliver Lake, Hamiet Bluiett (bar), Cecil McBee, Billy Har, Kahil El’Zabar
Out of Nowhere James Carter Organ Trio 2004 Half Note mit Hamiet Bluiett (bar in „Song for Camille“), Gerald Gibbs, James Blood Ulmer, Leonard King
Route De Freres Andrew Cyrille & Haitian Fascination 2005 TUM mit Hamiet Bluiett (bar), Alix Pascal, Lisle Atkinson, Frisner Augustin
The Good Life (Music of Ornette Coleman) Jarek Smietana 2008 JSR mit Hamiet Bluiett (bar in „Piece for Ornette“, „Lonely Woman“ und im Titelstück), Yaron Stavi, Adam Czerwinski

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EinzelnachweiseBearbeiten

  1. Tom Lord The Jazz Discography (online, abgerufen 20. Oktober 2018)
  2. a b Unauthorized Recordings