“Many revelations in Conversations II by William Parker ... philosophy, history, life, love, inspirations, story-telling…”
Art by Jeff Schlanger
Photographs by Jacques Bisceglia
Music by Kidd Jordan (tenor saxophone) & William Parker (double bass)
Edited by Ed Hazell
CONVERSATIONS II is the second issue of the series of William Parker's CONVERSATIONS books.
The four issues can be also purchased at once at the discounted price of 140 euros (including shipment) instead of 200 euros.
Musicians and artists interviewed by William Parker in this book:
MUHAMMAD ALI MARSHALL ALLEN TIM BERNE NATHAN BREEDLOVE ROB BROWN
DANIEL CARTER BILL COLE JEROME COOPER ANDREW CYRILLE ON DAVIS
ERNEST DAWKINS MARK DRESSER DOUGLAS EWART GIUSEPPI LOGAN HENRY GRIMES
MARK HELIAS WILLIAM HOOKER KIDD JORDAN
MAURICE MCINTYRE KALAPARUSHA JACKSON KRALL YUSEF LATEEF
HELENE LABARRIÈRE SABIR MATEEN THOLLEM MCDONAS JEMEEL MOONDOC
BUTCH MORRIS FRED MOTEN ROSWELL RUDD JEFF SCHLANGER WADADA LEO SMITH
STEVE SWELL DAVID S. WARE
Book , 500 pages (in English)
32 interviews by William Parker
28 artworks by Jeff Schlangler
25 photographs by Jacques Bisceglia
edited by Ed Hazell
1 CD of excerpts from the interviews and Kidd Jordan - William Parker duos, total time: 68 min
Design: Max Schoendorff
Graphism: David Bourguignon
Executive publisher: Michel Dorbon
William Parker has lived a rich musical life surrounded by a fascinating group of peers and artists who have invaluable stories, narratives, and lessons to share with us. These artists feel free to open up around Mr. Parker for they know he understands the framework that their creativity flows out of, and the twists and turns of life in the art form. Essential oral history here. Matthew Shipp
Many revelations in Conversations II by William Parker ... philosophy, history, life, love, inspirations, story-tellin’ from some of the most creative minds.
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