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John Lindberg

b, cb, *1959 US, Royal Oak, Michigan
Musician of Jazz
A.k.a. John Arthur III Lindberg

John Lindberg (born March 16, 1959, in Royal Oak, Michigan) is an American jazz double-bassist.Lindberg began his professional career at the age of 16, eventually moving to New York City in 1977. There he played with the Human Arts Ensemble alongside Joseph Bowie and Bobo Shaw, and he was in ensembles with Anthony Braxton from 1978-1985. In 1977, along with James Emery and Billy Bang, Lindberg co-founded the String Trio of New York. In 1980 he formed a trio with Jimmy Lyons and Sunny Murray. From 1980 to 1983 he lived in Paris, playing there solo and with Murray, Steve Lacy, Eric Watson, and Louis Sclavis. He has recorded extensively as a leader. In addition to the above-mentioned, Lindberg has played with Tony Coe, Albert Mangelsdorff, George Lewis, Theo Jörgensmann, Barry Altschul, Ed Th

        
Instruments
  • Bass
  • Double bass
  • Bass guitar
Genres
  • Jazz
  • Blues
  • Rock
Popular Tracks   
As Tears Go By on As Tears Go By by Jay Clayton
Frozen Ropes on Quartet Afterstorm by John Lindberg
Skip - Live at Roulette, NYC on Jazzwerkstatt, New York Box, Vol. 1 by David Murray, John Lindberg & Lester Bowie
One for Ayler - Live at Roulette, NYC on Jazzwerkstatt, New York Box, Vol. 1 by David Murray, John Lindberg & Lester Bowie
Elongate on Quartet Afterstorm by John Lindberg
Ways - Live at Roulette, NYC on Jazzwerkstatt, New York Box, Vol. 1 by David Murray, John Lindberg & Lester Bowie
The Horn Is A Lady on Dodging Bullets by John Lindberg, Eric Watson & Albert Mangelsdorff
Send Off - Live at Roulette, NYC on Jazzwerkstatt, New York Box, Vol. 1 by David Murray, John Lindberg & Lester Bowie
MC5 - Live at Roulette, NYC on Jazzwerkstatt, New York Box, Vol. 1 by David Murray, John Lindberg & Lester Bowie
Give And Take on Give And Take by John Lindberg

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Band Members
Discography



Title Artist Year Type
Celestial WeatherWadada Leo Smith & John Lindberg2015Album
Juggling KuklaJohn Lindberg - Anil Eraslan2015Album
ThreeHarvey Sorgen / John Lindberg / Maciej Obara2010Album
Quartet AfterstormJohn Lindberg2009Album
Duets 1John Lindberg - Karl Berger2006Album
As Tears Goes ByJay Clayton, John Lindberg, String Trio Of New York2005Album
Winter BirdsJohn Lindberg2004Album
Ruminations Upon Ives And GottschalkJohn Lindberg2003Album
Two By FiveJohn Lindberg2001Album
ArrearsFrank Gratkowski / Georg Gräwe / John Lindberg2001Album
Luminosity (Homage To David Izenzon)John Lindberg1996Album
SoundpostEric Watson and John Lindberg1996Album
Resurrection Of A Dormant SoulJohn Lindberg1996Album
Quartet AfterstormJohn Lindberg1994Album
Dodging BulletsJohn Lindberg / Albert Mangelsdorff / Eric Watson1992Album
The Memory Of WaterEric Watson - John Lindberg1991Album
Shoot FirstJohn Lindberg / Eric Watson1989Album
TransitionHeinz Becker . John Lindberg . Louis Sclavis1988Album
As Tears Go ByJay Clayton & John Lindberg1988Album
The Amiens ConcertEric Watson / Steve Lacy / John Lindberg1987Album
Trilogy Of Works For Eleven InstrumentalistsJohn Lindberg1985Album
The East Side SuiteJohn Lindberg1983Album
Haunt Of The UnresolvedJohn Lindberg1983Album
Team WorkJohn Lindberg, Hugh Ragin1982Album
Six Duets (1982)Anthony Braxton / John Lindberg1982Album
In Duet - UnisonJohn Lindberg / Marty Ehrlich1982Album
Comin' & Goin'John Lindberg1981Album
DuoBilly Bang / John Lindberg1981Album
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