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Barry Altschul

perc, dr, *1943 US, New York City
Musician of Jazz

Barry Altschul (born January 6, 1943, New York City) is a free jazz and hard bop drummer who gained fame in the late 1960s with the pianists Paul Bley and Chick Corea.

  • Percussion
  • Drums
  • Marimba
  • Jazz
  • Folk
  • World
Popular Tracks   
Time Colours - Live on Les passagers du delta by Denis Levaillant, Barre Phillips & Barry Altschul
Ricky's Bossa on The Wailing Sounds of Ricky Ford: Paul’s Scene by Ricky Ford
Nefertitti on A.R.C. by Chick Corea, Dave Holland & Barry Altschul
Ballad For Tillie on A.R.C. by Chick Corea, Dave Holland & Barry Altschul
A.R.C. on A.R.C. by Chick Corea, Dave Holland & Barry Altschul
Vadana on A.R.C. by Chick Corea, Dave Holland & Barry Altschul
Thanatos on A.R.C. by Chick Corea, Dave Holland & Barry Altschul
Games on A.R.C. by Chick Corea, Dave Holland & Barry Altschul
Ecstasy on Paragon by Sam Rivers, Dave Holland & Barry Altschul
Be out S'cool on Be out S'cool by Ernesto Jodos, Mark Helias & Barry Altschul

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Band Members

Title Artist Year Type
Around AgainIro Haarla, Ulf Krokfors & Barry Altschul2018Album
The 3dom FactorBarry Altschul2013Album
Les Passagers Du Delta (The Passengers Of The Delta)Barry Altschul, Denis Levaillant, Barre Phillips2013Album
It Takes All KindsJon Irabagon, Mark Helias, Barry Altschul2013Album
Reunion: Live In New YorkSam Rivers / Dave Holland / Barry Altschul2012Album
Giacobazzi "Autour De La Rade"André Jaume / Barry Altschul / Barre Phillips1993Album
LiveBründl's Basslab feat. Barry Altschul1991Album
PassagesDenis Levaillant Avec Barry Altschul Et Barre Phillips1987Album
World-Music-MeetingHozan Yamamoto / Charlie Mariano / Juán José Mosalini / Krzesimir Dębski / Alfred Harth / Karl Berger / Peter Kowald / Ken Johnson / Ponda O'Bryan / Trilok Gurtu / Barry Altschul1985Single
Give And TakeJohn Lindberg Trio With George Lewis And Barry Altschul1985Album
No Idea Of TimeFranco D'Andrea / Barry Altschul / Mark Helias / Tino Tracanna1984Album
For StuBarry Altschul1981Album
Be-Bop?Barry Altschul, Pepper Adams1979Album
Another Time / Another PlaceBarry Altschul1978Album
You Can't Name Your Own TuneBarry Altschul1977Album
Sam Rivers Con Schiano Altschul E HollandSam Rivers Con Mario Schiano, Barry Altschul E Dave Holland1977Single
Japan SuitePaul Bley, Gary Peacock, Barry Altschul1977Album
VirtuosiBarry Altschul, Paul Bley, Gary Peacock1976Album
A.R.C.Chick Corea, Dave Holland, Barry Altschul1971Album
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