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Roswell Rudd

tb, *1935 US, Sharon
Musician / Composer of Jazz
A.k.a. Roswell Hopkins Rudd, Jr.

Roswell Hopkins Rudd, Jr. (born November 17, 1935) is an American jazz trombonist and composer.Although skilled in a variety of genres of jazz (including Dixieland, which he performed while in college) and other genres of music, he is known primarily for his work in free and avant-garde jazz. Since 1962 Rudd has worked extensively with saxophonist Archie Shepp.

  • Trombone
  • French horn
  • Vocals
  • Jazz
  • Blues
  • Folk
Popular Tracks   
Don's Dawn on New York Eye & Ear Control by Various Artists
Bamako on Malicool by Roswell Rudd & Toumani Diabaté
All Through The Night on Malicool by Roswell Rudd & Toumani Diabaté
A.Y. on New York Eye & Ear Control by Various Artists
Jackie-Ing on Malicool by Roswell Rudd & Toumani Diabaté
Rosmani on Malicool by Roswell Rudd & Toumani Diabaté
ITT on New York Eye & Ear Control by Various Artists
Malicool on Malicool by Roswell Rudd & Toumani Diabaté
Johanna on Malicool by Roswell Rudd & Toumani Diabaté
Hank on Malicool by Roswell Rudd & Toumani Diabaté

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Band Members

Title Artist Year Type
EmbraceRoswell Rudd, Fay Victor, Lafayette Harris, Ken Filiano2017Album
Strength & PowerRoswell Rudd, Jamie Saft, Trevor Dunn, Balázs Pándi2016Album
August Love SongRoswell Rudd, Heather Masse2016Album
Trombone For LoversRoswell Rudd2013Album
The Incredible HonkRoswell Rudd2011Album
Blues And The Empirical TruthAllen Lowe Featuring Roswell Rudd, Marc Ribot, Matthew Shipp And Lewis Porter2011Album
The LightSecond Approach With Roswell Rudd2009Album
Trombone TribeRoswell Rudd2009Album
Open HouseRoswell Rudd2008Compil.
El Espíritu JíbaroRoswell Rudd & Yomo Toro2007Album
AirwalkersRoswell Rudd / Mark Dresser2006Album
Blue MongolRoswell Rudd & The Mongolian Buryat Band2005Album
Roswell Rudd's MALIcoolRoswell Rudd & Toumani Diabaté2002Album
Live In New YorkArchie Shepp And Roswell Rudd2001Album
FourAb Baars Trio + Roswell Rudd2001Album
The Roswell IncidentGlen Hall And OutSource / Roswell Rudd2001Album
Broad StrokesRoswell Rudd2000Album
Monk's DreamSteve Lacy / Roswell Rudd1999Album
BladikElton Dean, Paul Dunmall, Tony Levin, Paul Rogers, Roswell Rudd, Keith Tippett1997Album
Rumours Of An IncidentElton Dean Quartet + Roswell Rudd1997Album
Out And AboutSteve Swell Quartet Featuring Roswell Rudd1996Album
Woyzeck's DeathAllen Lowe - Roswell Rudd1995Album
Dark Was The Night - Cold Was The GroundAllen Lowe And The American Song Project Featuring Roswell Rudd1994Album
RegenerationRoswell Rudd - Steve Lacy - Misha Mengelberg - Kent Carter - Han Bennink1983Album
Blown BoneRoswell Rudd - Steve Lacy - Sheila Jordan1979Album
The Definitive Roswell RuddRoswell Rudd1979Album
MaineHans Dulfer / Roswell Rudd / Arjen Gorter1977Album
Inside JobRoswell Rudd1976Album
TricklesSteve Lacy, Roswell Rudd, Kent Carter, Beaver Harris1976Album
Numatik Swing BandRoswell Rudd And The Jazz Composer's Orchestra1975Album
Flexible FlyerRoswell Rudd1975Album
School Days - A 1963 Live Session Released For The First TimeSteve Lacy, Roswell Rudd, Henry Grimes, Denis Charles1975Album
Roswell RuddRoswell Rudd1971Album
EverywhereRoswell Rudd1967Album
New York Eye And Ear ControlAlbert Ayler, Don Cherry, John Tchicai, Roswell Rudd, Gary Peacock, Sunny Murray1966Album
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