Don Pullen

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Don Pullen
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American avant-garde jazz pianist and organist, born December 25, 1941 in Roanoke, Virginia, USA, died April 22, 1995 of lymphoma at the age of 53 in East Orange, New Jersey, USA. Pullen, was known for a percussive approach to his instrument, and for playing with his elbows, backs of hands, etc. He played with Albert Ayler and in a group with Charles Mingus and George Adams in the late '70s.
In the 70s he worked also as arranger for record companies, and accompanied various singers including Arthur Prysock, Irene Reid, Ruth Brown, Jimmy Rushing and Nina Simone.
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PG-286 Don Pullen - In Concert At Yale University album art Don Pullen - Milford Graves Don Pullen - Milford Graves - In Concert At Yale University SRP Records (3) PG-286 US 1966 Sell This Version
LP-290 Don Pullen - Nommo album art Milford Graves & Don Pullen Milford Graves & Don Pullen - Nommo (Album) SRP Records (3) LP-290 US 1967 Sell This Version
3008 Don Pullen - Solo Piano Album album art Don Pullen Solo Piano Album (Album) Sackville Recordings 3008 Canada 1975 Sell This Version
HLL 101-21 Don Pullen - Jazz A Confronto 21 album art Don Pullen Jazz A Confronto 21 (Album) Horo Records HLL 101-21 Italy 1975 Sell This Version
HZ 02 Don Pullen - Five To Go album art Don Pullen Five To Go (Album) Horo Records HZ 02 Italy 1976 Sell This Version
BSR 0010 Don Pullen - Healing Force album art Don Pullen Healing Force (Album) Black Saint BSR 0010 Italy 1976 Sell This Version
BSR 0004 Don Pullen - Capricorn Rising album art Don Pullen Featuring Sam Rivers Don Pullen Featuring Sam Rivers - Capricorn Rising (Album) Black Saint BSR 0004 Italy 1976 Sell This Version
SD 1699 Don Pullen - Tomorrow's Promises album art Don Pullen Tomorrow's Promises (Album) Atlantic SD 1699 US 1977 Sell This Version
SD 8802 Don Pullen - Montreux Concert album art Don Pullen Montreux Concert (Album) Atlantic SD 8802 US 1978 Sell This Version
BSR 0019 Don Pullen - Warriors album art Don Pullen, Chico Freeman, Fred Hopkins, Bobby Battle Don Pullen, Chico Freeman, Fred Hopkins, Bobby Battle - Warriors (Album) Black Saint BSR 0019 Japan 1978 Sell This Version
BSR 0038 Don Pullen - The Magic Triangle album art Don Pullen, Joseph Jarman, Don Moye* Don Pullen, Joseph Jarman, Don Moye* - The Magic Triangle (Album) Black Saint BSR 0038 Italy 1979 Sell This Version
6E-248 Don Pullen - Chair In The Sky album art Mingus Dynasty, Joe Farrell, Charlie Haden, John Handy, Jimmy Knepper, Jimmy Owens, Don Pullen, Dannie Richmond Mingus Dynasty, Joe Farrell, Charlie Haden, John Handy, Jimmy Knepper, Jimmy Owens, Don Pullen, Dannie Richmond - Chair In The Sky (Album) Elektra 6E-248 US 1979 Sell This Version
BSR 0028 Don Pullen - Milano Strut album art Don Pullen Featuring Don Moye* Don Pullen Featuring Don Moye* - Milano Strut (Album) Black Saint BSR 0028 Italy 1979 Sell This Version
SJP 166 Don Pullen - Melodic Excursions album art George Adams & Don Pullen George Adams & Don Pullen - Melodic Excursions (Album) Timeless (9) SJP 166 Netherlands 1982 Sell This Version
BSR 0080 C Don Pullen - Evidence Of Things Unseen album art Don Pullen Evidence Of Things Unseen (Album) Black Saint BSR 0080 C Italy 1983 Sell This Version
K28P-6368 Don Pullen - Plays Monk album art Don Pullen Plays Monk (Album) Paddle Wheel K28P-6368 Japan 1985 Sell This Version
B4-91785, B4 91785 Don Pullen - New Beginnings album art Don Pullen New Beginnings (Album) Blue Note B4-91785, B4 91785 US 1989 Sell This Version
72435-24455-2-3 Don Pullen - New York Duets album art Jane Bunnett, Don Pullen Jane Bunnett, Don Pullen - New York Duets (Album) EMI Music Canada 72435-24455-2-3 Canada 1989 Sell This Version
CAN-9008 Don Pullen - New York Duets album art Jane Bunnett, Don Pullen Jane Bunnett, Don Pullen - New York Duets(CD) Denon CAN-9008 Canada 1989 Sell This Version
TOCJ-5230 Don Pullen - Random Thoughts album art Don Pullen Random Thoughts (Album) Blue Note TOCJ-5230 Japan 1990 Sell This Version
CAN-9009 Don Pullen - Live At Sweet Basil album art Jane Bunnett Quintet Featuring Don Pullen, Billy Hart Jane Bunnett Quintet Featuring Don Pullen, Billy Hart - Live At Sweet Basil (Album) Denon CAN-9009 Canada 1991 Sell This Version
IOR 7016-2 Don Pullen - Salutes The Saxophone album art Roots (8) - Arthur Blythe, Sam Rivers, Nathan Davis, Chico Freeman, Don Pullen, Santi Debriano, Tommy Campbell Roots (8) - Arthur Blythe, Sam Rivers, Nathan Davis, Chico Freeman, Don Pullen, Santi Debriano, Tommy Campbell - Salutes The Saxophone (Album) In+Out Records IOR 7016-2 Germany 1992 Sell This Version
TOCJ-5709 Don Pullen - Kele Mou Bana album art Don Pullen Kele Mou Bana (Album) Blue Note TOCJ-5709 Japan 1992 Sell This Version
MCD 5475 Don Pullen - Serious Hang album art Jack Walrath & The Masters Of Suspense, Fuse*, Mike*, C.B. III*, Pullen* Jack Walrath & The Masters Of Suspense, Fuse*, Mike*, C.B. III*, Pullen* - Serious Hang(CD, Album) Muse Records MCD 5475 US 1992 Sell This Version
CDP 7243 8 32800 2 5 Don Pullen - Sacred Common Ground album art Don Pullen Sacred Common Ground (Album) Blue Note CDP 7243 8 32800 2 5 US 1995 Sell This Version