Byard Lancaster

Byard Lancaster

Real Name:
William Byard Lancaster
Profile:
American flute / saxophonist free-jazz / avant-garde / improviser artist, but with obvious soul and blues influences.
Born : August 06, 1942 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Died : August 23, 2012 in Wyndmoor, Pennsylvania.

Byard has started his career in the mid 60s and has worked with Sun Ra, McCoy Tyner, Memphis Slim or Bill Dixon to name a few, he also studied piano, singing, composing, arranging and conducting.
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Byard Lancaster Discography

Albums

Byard Lancaster It's Not Up To Us (Album) Vortex Records (2) US 1968 Sell This Version
none J. R. Mitchell* / Byard Lancaster J. R. Mitchell* / Byard Lancaster - Live At Macalester College 72(LP, Album) Dogtown Records none US 1972 Sell This Version
PALM 9 Byard Lancaster - Clint Jackson III Byard Lancaster - Clint Jackson III - Mother Africa(LP, Album) Palm PALM 9 France 1974 Sell This Version
PALM 11, PALM 12 Byard Lancaster / Keno Speller Byard Lancaster / Keno Speller - Exactement(2xLP) Palm, Palm PALM 11, PALM 12 France 1974 Sell This Version
PALM 8 Byard Lancaster / Sylvain Marc* / Steve McCall Byard Lancaster / Sylvain Marc* / Steve McCall - Us(LP + 7") Palm PALM 8 France 1974 Sell This Version
PJ-1001 Byard Lancaster Exodus(LP) Philly Jazz Inc. PJ-1001 US 1977 Sell This Version
Byard Lancaster Funny Funky Rib Crib (Album) Palm, Disques Vendémiaire France 1979 Sell This Version
Byard Lancaster Personal Testimony (Album) Concert Artists US 1980 Sell This Version
Byard Lancaster Documentation: The End Of A Decade (Album) Bellows US 1980 Sell This Version
MU 7431 David Eyges with Byard Lancaster David Eyges with Byard Lancaster - The Arrow(LP, Album) Music Unlimited Records MU 7431 US 1981 Sell This Version
MU 7432 David Eyges With Byard Lancaster & Sunny Murray David Eyges With Byard Lancaster & Sunny Murray - Crossroads(LP, Album) Music Unlimited Records MU 7432 US 1982 Sell This Version
59.221 2 David Eyges & Byard Lancaster David Eyges & Byard Lancaster - Lightnin' Strikes(CD, Album) Black And Blue 59.221 2 France 1989 Sell This Version
GJCD 4005 Byard Lancaster Worlds(CD) Gazell (2) GJCD 4005 Canada 1993 Sell This Version
CIMP 239 Byard Lancaster, Odean Pope, Ed Crockett*, J.R. Mitchell Byard Lancaster, Odean Pope, Ed Crockett*, J.R. Mitchell - Philadelphia Spirit In New York(CD) CIMP CIMP 239 US 2001 Sell This Version
Byard "Thunderbird" Lancaster* "A" Heavenly Sweetness (Album) Discograph France 2005 Sell This Version
VDE 064 Byard Lancaster - Keno Speller Byard Lancaster - Keno Speller - Exactement Volume 1(LP, RE) Disques Vendémiaire VDE 064 France Unknown Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

Skyjuice / Dark Leaf* / Byard Lancaster Skyjuice / Dark Leaf* / Byard Lancaster - Pull Out / Citizens / Us Ubiquity US 1999 Sell This Version
HS013VL Byard Lancaster Blue Train / Saint John Coltrane(7") Heavenly Sweetness HS013VL France 2008 Sell This Version
KSRE4-7 Byard Lancaster Us(7", Single) Kindred Spirits KSRE4-7 Netherlands 2008 Sell This Version

Compilations

5003 David Eyges Trio With Byard Lancaster & Sunny Murray David Eyges Trio With Byard Lancaster & Sunny Murray - Crossroads(CD, Comp) Quixotic Records (2) 5003 US 2000 Sell This Version

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