cor, tb, 1936-1989 US, Philadelphia
Musician / Composer of Jazz
Clifford Edward Thornton III (September 6, 1936(?) - November 25, 1989(?)) was an American composer, trombonist, trumpeter, political activist, and educator. His work (associated with Avant-garde music and free jazz of the 1960s and 1970s) intentionally abrogated established musical and political boundaries, and had significant effect on his contemporaries.
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|Tears For The Children Of Soweto||Joe Malinga's Mandala Feat. Clifford Thornton||1980||Album|
|The Gardens Of Harlem||Clifford Thornton & The Jazz Composer's Orchestra||1975||Album|
|Communications Network||Clifford Thornton||1972||Album|
|The Panther And The Lash||Clifford Thornton||1971||Album|