John Surman
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1944-08-30
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John Surman

John Surman Biography (Wikipedia)

John Douglas Surman (born 30 August 1944) is an English jazz saxophone, bass clarinet, and synthesizer player, and composer of free jazz and modal jazz, often using themes from folk music. He has composed and performed music for dance performances and film soundtracks.

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John Surman Performances & Interviews


John Surman Tracks

John Surman
Earth Bound Hearts (feat. John McLaughlin, Karl Berger, Dave Holland & Stu Martin)
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Earth Bound Hearts (feat. John McLaughlin, Karl Berger, Dave Holland & Stu Martin)

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John Surman
Mevagissey
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Mevagissey
John Dowland
In Darkness let me dwell
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In Darkness let me dwell
John Surman
Winding Passages
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Winding Passages
John Surman
For The Moment
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For The Moment
John Surman
Whistman's Wood (Dartmoor)
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Whistman's Wood (Dartmoor)
John Surman
The Spaces In Between, No 5: Winter Wish
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The Spaces In Between, No 5: Winter Wish
John Dowland
Come again
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Come again
John Surman
Tintagel
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Tintagel
John Surman
Concentric Circles
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Concentric Circles
John Surman
Earth Bound Hearts (feat. John McLaughlin, Karl Berger, Dave Holland & Stu Martin)
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Earth Bound Hearts (feat. John McLaughlin, Karl Berger, Dave Holland & Stu Martin)
John Surman
At Dusk; Dark Corners
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At Dusk; Dark Corners

At Dusk; Dark Corners

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Karin Krog
SAS Blues
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SAS Blues
John Surman
Whistman's Wood
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Whistman's Wood
John Surman
SAS Blues
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SAS Blues
John Surman
Corpus Christi
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Corpus Christi
John Surman
Road To Saint Ives: Rame Head
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Road To Saint Ives: Rame Head
John Surman
Abraham Arise
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Abraham Arise
John Surman
Perranporth
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Perranporth
John Surman
Rill-A-Ree
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Rill-A-Ree
John Surman
Norwegian Steel Septimus
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Norwegian Steel Septimus
Karin Krog
World Overheard (feat. Ben Surman)
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World Overheard (feat. Ben Surman)

World Overheard (feat. Ben Surman)

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John Surman
Mock Orange
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Mock Orange
John Surman
The Beach
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The Beach
John Surman
Crystal Walls
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Crystal Walls
John Surman
Dark Reflections
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Dark Reflections
John Surman
Edges Of Illusion
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Edges Of Illusion
John Surman
Dance
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Dance
John Surman
Carnival
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Carnival
John Surman
Good Times Will Come Again
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Good Times Will Come Again
John Surman
Wayfarers All
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Wayfarers All
John Surman
Across the Bridge
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Across the Bridge
John Taylor
White Magic
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White Magic
John Surman
Piperspool
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Piperspool
The Dowland Project
Go schoepfer aller dingen
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Go schoepfer aller dingen
John Surman
Carpet Ride
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Carpet Ride
John Abercrombie
November
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November
John Surman
Mimosa
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Mimosa
John Surman
There Will Never Be Another You (Radio 3 London Jazz Festival, 22 Nov 2014)
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There Will Never Be Another You (Radio 3 London Jazz Festival, 22 Nov 2014)
John Surman
Round Midnight (Radio 3 London Jazz Festival, 22 Nov 2014)
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Round Midnight (Radio 3 London Jazz Festival, 22 Nov 2014)
John Surman
On Green Dolphin Street (Radio 3 London Jazz Festival, 22 Nov 2014)
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On Green Dolphin Street (Radio 3 London Jazz Festival, 22 Nov 2014)
John McLaughlin
This Is For Us To Share
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This Is For Us To Share
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