WorldCat Identities

Roberts, Matana

Overview
Works: 13 works in 32 publications in 2 languages and 250 library holdings
Genres: Live sound recordings 
Roles: Author, Performer, Instrumentalist
Classifications: M1366.R63, 785.065
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Matana Roberts
Coin coin chapter one gens de couleur libres by Matana Roberts( Recording )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in Undetermined and English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Matana Roberts is one of the leading lights of contemporary African-American experimental music, combining her widely recognized gifts as an alto saxophone player and improviser with an intensely engaged re-definition of American Jazz traditions. This music speaks for itself. It rallies adventurous improv, experimental voice and narrative, a wide array of black folkways, and Roberts' impassioned lead playing to tremendous emotional and conceptual effect
Live In London by Matana Roberts( Recording )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coin coin by Matana Roberts( Recording )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coin coin chapter three river run thee by Matana Roberts( Recording )

6 editions published in 2015 in 3 languages and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Chicago project by Matana Roberts( Recording )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in No Linguistic content and Undetermined and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coin coin chapter two mississippi moonchile by Matana Roberts( Recording )

9 editions published in 2013 in 3 languages and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shed grace by Sticks & Stones (Musical group)( Recording )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coin coin chapter one Gens de coul by Matana Roberts( Recording )

2 editions published in 2011 in Undetermined and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coin coin. gens de couleur libres by Matana Roberts( Recording )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Coin coin. Mississippi moonchile by Matana Roberts( Recording )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Coin Coin Chapter One: Gens de Couleur Libre by Matana Roberts( Recording )

1 edition published in 2011 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

And we made the room shine( Visual )

in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Matana Roberts Coin Coin spectacle enregistré au Théâtre Claude Lévi-Strauss le 26 février 2011 by Matana Roberts( Recording )

1 edition published in 2011 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Depuis plusieurs années, la saxophoniste et clarinettiste Matana Roberts est partie à la recherche de ses ancêtres musicaux américains, africains et européens - entre la Louisiane, le Togo ou l'Écosse. Mais son art fermement lyrique est moins évocatoire d'une histoire brouillée par tant de tragédies, qu'invocatoire des histoires que les hommes trouvent toujours à se raconter pour réinventer une vie à venir
 
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Alternative Names
Matana Roberts American musician

Matana Roberts musicienne amricaine

Matana Roberts US-amerikanische Jazzmusikerin

Languages
English (14)

French (1)