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    Mourning SceneWilliam Parker
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    Three Indian Songs: Inketunga's Thunder Song, No. 2William Parker
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    Three Indian Songs: The Old Man's Love Song, No. 3William Parker
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    Four American Indian Songs, Op. 45: From the Land of the Sky-Blue Water, No. 1William Parker
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    Four Songs from Childhood Fables for Grownups: Two WormsWilliam Parker
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        In the early '90s, the direct musical heirs of Taylor, Ayler, and Coleman were mostly ignored by New York jazz critics, who found more to like about the hard bop revivalists who dominated major-label recording. Hence, the public visibility of musicians devoted to an "energy music" aesthetic was minimal. Despite its low profile, however, that strain of free jazz was kept alive by a fairly large group of Lower East Side musicians, many of whom gathered around the music's pre-emine... Read more

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