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Abdul-Malik, Ahmed

Overview
Works: 116 works in 302 publications in 4 languages and 3,339 library holdings
Genres: Music  Live sound recordings  Jazz  Saxophone music (Jazz) 
Roles: Performer, Instrumentalist, Author, Composer
Classifications: SDB 45270, 781.655
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Most widely held works about Ahmed Abdul-Malik
 
Most widely held works by Ahmed Abdul-Malik
Live at the Five Spot discovery! by Thelonious Monk Quartet( Recording )

8 editions published in 1993 in 3 languages and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete 1961 Village Vanguard recordings by John Coltrane( Recording )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded live at The Village Vanguard, New York, New York on November 1, 2, 3 & 5, 1961. Digitally remastered
Thelonious in action by Thelonious Monk( Recording )

14 editions published between 1958 and 1991 in 4 languages and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Misterioso by Thelonious Monk Quartet( Recording )

19 editions published between 1958 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jazz à la Bohemia by Randy Weston Trio( )

5 editions published between 1990 and 2008 and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the Five Spot by Thelonious Monk( Recording )

6 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jazz Sahara Ahmed Abdul-Malik by Ahmed Abdul-Malik( )

10 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

D'origine soudanaise par son père, Ahmed Abdul-Malik a dans son enfance suivi une formation de musicien classique. Il a appris le violon, le violoncelle, le piano et la contrebasse. Après des débuts dans la musique classique, il s'aventure dans le jazz comme contrebassiste dans les années 1940. Il joue, entre autres, dans les orchestre d'Art Blakey (1945-1948), Randy Weston (1957), Thelonious Monk (1957-1958). Passionné par les musiques orientales et africaines, il s'initie à des instruments comme l'oud (luth oriental) et le qanun (sorte de santour égyptien). Il fait d'ailleurs un voyage pour des recherches ethnomusicographiques en Afrique en 1961. Il enregistre comme joueur d'oud dès les années 1950. John Coltrane fera appel à lui pour jouer de cet instrument lors de sessions du << Village Vanguard >> de 1961. Abdul-Malik a enregistré sous son nom, ou comme sideman, des albums très inspirés par les musiques du Moyen Orient. L'<<universalité>> de sa musique a fait que, dans les années 1960, l'<<U.S. State Department >> a organisé pour son groupe une tournée en Amérique du Sud. Abdul-Malik s'est produit aussi en 1972 au Maroc lors du premier << African jazz festival >>
Relativity by Walt Dickerson( )

2 editions published in 1995 and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jazz sounds of Africa by Ahmed Abdul-Malik( )

8 editions published in 2003 in 4 languages and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Herbie Mann at the Village Gate by Herbie Mann( Recording )

7 editions published between 1962 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carnavals by Dave Pike( )

3 editions published in 2000 and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legendary Little Theater concert of 1964 by Earl Hines( Recording )

4 editions published between 1979 and 1983 and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jutta Hipp with Zoot Sims by Jutta Hipp( Recording )

14 editions published between 1956 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jutta Hipp takes a departure from her usual trio recordings and instead records as a duo with the great Zoot Sims. Two additional tunes from this session that were never released have been added to this reissue
With these hands by Randy Weston Trio( )

1 edition published in 1996 in Undetermined and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

African High Life by Solomon Ilori( Recording )

2 editions published in 2006 in Undetermined and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music of Nubia by Hamza El Din( Recording )

1 edition published in 1964 in Nubian languages and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Songs and instrumental pieces, based on traditional music of Nubia
Odetta and the blues by Odetta( Recording )

2 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thelonious Monk Quartet with John Coltrane at Carnegie Hall by Thelonious Monk Quartet( Recording )

11 editions published in 2005 in 3 languages and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A previously unreleased treasure only uncovered in 2005, this 1957 live recording captures one of the greatest jazz combos at its height. The set list consists entirely of Monk classics, such as "Evidence" and "Epistrophy."
The real Earl Hines live in concert by Earl Hines( Recording )

2 editions published in 1964 and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sound of jazz( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Footage from the television program, The Sound of Jazz, released for the first time in its entirety on DVD. The Sound of Jazz was part of CBS's Seven Lively Arts series, and originally aired December 8, 1957
 
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Alternative Names
Abdul-Malik, Ahmad 1927-1993

Ahmed Abdul-Malik amerikansk musikar

Ahmed Abdul-Malik amerikansk musiker

Ahmed Abdul Malik musicien amricain

Ahmed Abdul-Malik US-amerikanischer Jazzmusiker

Gill, Sam 1927-1993

Malik, Ahmed Abdul-

Malik Ahmed Abdul- 1927-1993

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