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Julius A Hemphill

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Musician / Composer of Jazz
A.k.a. Julius Arthur Hemphill

Avant-garde jazz saxophonist probably best known as the founder of the World Saxophone Quartet, a group he formed in 1976 and left in the early '90s. He died of complications from heart disease and diabetes on April 2, 1995 at the age of 57.

  • Alto sax
  • Soprano sax
  • Tenor sax
  • Flute
  • Vocals
  • Jazz
  • R&B/Soul
  • Classical

Band Members

Title Artist Year Type
CHILE NEW YORK AfghanIRAQWilliam Parker, Jeff Schlanger, Roy Campbell, Bill Cole, Michael Wimberly, Joe McPhee, Bob Stewart, Takeshi Zen Matsuura, Julius A Hemphill, Warren Smith, David Mott2013Album
The Complete Remastered Recordings On Black Saint & Soul NoteJulius A Hemphill2012Album
Live At KassiopeiaJulius A Hemphill / Peter Kowald2011Album
One AtmosphereJulius A Hemphill2003Album
Chile New YorkJulius A Hemphill / Warren Smith1998Album
Oakland DuetsJulius A Hemphill & Abdul Wadud1993Album
At The Moment Of Impact...Allen Lowe With Julius A Hemphill, Don Byron, Jeff Fuller, Ray Kaczynski1990Album
Beyond BenghaziPaul Cram Orchestra Featuring Julius A Hemphill1987Album
Georgia BlueJulius A Hemphill / The JAH Band1984Album
Live In New YorkJulius A Hemphill & Abdul Wadud1978Album
Buster BeeOliver Lake - Julius A Hemphill1978Album
Blue BoyéJulius A Hemphill1977Album
Raw Materials And ResidualsJulius A Hemphill With Abdul Wadud And Famoudou Don Moye1977Album
Roi Boyé & The Gotham MinstrelsJulius A Hemphill1977Album
'Coon Bid'nessJulius A Hemphill1975Album
Dogon A.D.Julius A Hemphill1972Album
The Collected Poem - For Blind Lemon JeffersonK. Curtis Lyle, Julius A Hemphill, Malinke Kenyatta1971Album
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