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Tom Cora

vc, 1953-1998 US, Richmond, Virginia
Musician / Composer of Jazz and Rock
A.k.a. Thomas Henry Corra

American cellist and composer, born 14th September 1953 in Yancey Mills, Virginia, died 9th April 1998 in France. Best known for his work for experimental jazz and rock groups. Tzadik released "Hallelujah, Anyway- Remembering Tom Cora" compilation in 1999 in his memory.

  • Violoncello
  • Vocals
  • Drums
  • Bass
  • Accordion
  • Jazz
  • Rock
  • Electronic
  • Folk
  • World
Popular Tracks   
In tenda on Voix De Surface by Nimal
CAS A1 on Paris 1997 by Tom Cora
Une Lucie on Voix De Surface by Nimal
La marelle on Voix De Surface by Nimal
CAS A2 on Paris 1997 by Tom Cora
CAS A3 on Paris 1997 by Tom Cora
James River on Voix De Surface by Nimal
Le Soleil on Voix De Surface by Nimal
CAS A5 on Paris 1997 by Tom Cora
You Are So Stingingly Demure on Building Higher Nests by James Price

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Band Members

Title Artist Year Type
Madame LuckerniddleTom Cora, Luc Ex, Zeena Parkins, Michael Vatcher2015Album
Paris 1997 (Live In).Tom Cora, Noël Akchoté & Alfred Spirli2011Album
LSDC&W The Chadbournes Kitchen ConcertEugene Chadbourne, John Zorn, David Licht, Kramer, Tom Cora2008Album
It's A Brand New Day - Tom Cora Live At The Knitting FactoryTom Cora2000Album
EtymologySkeleton Crew - Fred Frith - Tom Cora1997Album
Three Suite PieceRené Lussier, Jean Derome, Chris Cutler With Tom Cora1996Album
Hör-Fest - Steierischer Herbst '94: Under Cover Creative Music SeminarUnder Cover Collection Band : Burkhard Stangl / Max Nagl / Tom Cora / Samm Bennett / Thomas Chapin1995Album
The RemedySebastian Gramss, Claus Wagner, Axel Dörner, Matthias Schubert, Peter Kowald, Tom Cora1994Album
And The Weathermen Shrug Their ShouldersThe Ex + Tom Cora1993Album
Scrabbling At The LockThe Ex + Tom Cora1991Album
Gumption In LimboTom Cora1991Album
Angel Carver ("Live" In Milwaukee And Chicago)Hans Reichel & Tom Cora1989Album
Live At The Western FrontTom Cora1987Album
Learn To TalkSkeleton Crew, Fred Frith, Tom Cora1984Album
Cargo Cult RevivalTom Cora, David Moss1983Album
Environment For SextetJohn Zorn, Andrea Centazzo, Eugene Chadbourne, Tom Cora, Toshinori Kondo, Polly Bradfield1979Album
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