Sun Ra

Sun Ra

Real Name:
Le Sony'r Ra née Herman Poole Blount
Profile:
American free-jazz composer, pianist and band leader. Born May 22, 1914 in Birmingham, Alabama, U.S.A., as Herman Poole "Sonny" Blount. On October 20, 1952 he legally changed his name into Le Sony'r Ra. Died May 30, 1993, also in Birmingham, Alabama.
Note: “Sun Ra” does not only stand for the named individual, but may also refer to the ensemble under his leadership: The Sun Ra Arkestra
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Sun Ra Discography

Albums

SR-509 Sun Ra Monorails And Satellites (Album) Saturn Research SR-509 US 1973 Sell This Version
ESR-9691 Sun Ra Monorails And Satellites Volume II(LP, Album) El Saturn Records ESR-9691 US 1974 Sell This Version
IAI 37.38.50 Sun Ra Solo Piano - Volume 1 (Album) Improvising Artists Inc. IAI 37.38.50 US 1977 Sell This Version
IAI 37.38.58 Sun Ra St. Louis Blues - Solo Piano (Album) Improvising Artists Inc. IAI 37.38.58 US 1978 Sell This Version
SCS 1126 Walt Dickerson & Sun Ra Walt Dickerson & Sun Ra - Visions (Album) SteepleChase SCS 1126 US 1979 Sell This Version
11179 Sun Ra Springtime Again(LP, Album, Yel) El Saturn Records 11179 US 1979 Sell This Version
10480 / 12480 Sun Ra Aurora Borealis(LP, Album) El Saturn Records 10480 / 12480 US 1981 Sell This Version
MPA-1 John Cage & Sun Ra John Cage & Sun Ra - John Cage Meets Sun Ra (Album) Meltdown Records (3) MPA-1 US 1987 Sell This Version
121216-2 Billy Bang With Sun Ra, John Ore, Andrew Cyrille Billy Bang With Sun Ra, John Ore, Andrew Cyrille - A Tribute To Stuff Smith (Album) Soul Note, Soul Note 121216-2 Italy 1993 Sell This Version
IKEF02 Sun Ra And Henry Dumas Sun Ra And Henry Dumas - The Ark And The Ankh (Album) Ikef IKEF02 US 2001 Sell This Version
GY 21 Sun Ra Piano Recital - Teatro La Fenice, Venezia (Album) Golden Years Of New Jazz GY 21 UK 2003 Sell This Version
AVANT 06 The Respect Sextet Play The Music Of Sun Ra & Stockhausen* The Respect Sextet Play The Music Of Sun Ra & Stockhausen* - Sirius Respect(CD, Album) Mode Avant AVANT 06 US 2009 Sell This Version
SP1004 Sun Ra Space Is The Place(2xLP, Album, Ltd, RE, Pur) Sutro Park SP1004 US 2016 Sell This Version
STRUT122LP Sun·Ra* In Some Far Place: Roma '77 (Album) Strut, Art Yard STRUT122LP UK 2016 Sell This Version
jd115 Sun Ra Blue York(LP, Album) Jeanne Dielman jd115 Belgium 2016 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

51879 Sun Ra Rough House Blues(7", Single) El Saturn Records 51879 US 1978 Sell This Version
LH 010 Sun Ra / Viva Brazil Sun Ra / Viva Brazil - Where Pathways Meet / Ronco Da Cuica(12", Ltd) Luv N' Haight LH 010 US 1994 Sell This Version
124006-8 Sun Ra Sunset On The Night On The River Nile(12") Mo'Smog Records 124006-8 Italy 2002 Sell This Version
124007-8 Sun Ra / Suntools / Way-O Sun Ra / Suntools / Way-O - Sun Ra Tribute(12") Mo'Smog Records 124007-8 Italy 2003 Sell This Version
djv 3000007 Sun Ra Sun Ra Tribute(12") Dejavu djv 3000007 Italy 2005 Sell This Version
SS24 Sun Ra With NU Sounds* Sun Ra With NU Sounds* - Chicago USA(7", Single, Ltd) Stop Smiling SS24 US 2005 Sell This Version
45-153 Sun Ra I Am Strange(7") Norton Records (2) 45-153 US 2009 Sell This Version
KSAY-MH01 Sun Ra The Mike Huckaby Reel-To-Reel Edits Vol. 1 Kindred Spirits, Art Yard KSAY-MH01 Netherlands 2011 Sell This Version
KSAY-MH02 Sun Ra The Mike Huckaby Reel-To-Reel Edits Vol. 2 Kindred Spirits, Art Yard KSAY-MH02 Netherlands 2011 Sell This Version
ACSR12X1 Ras_G & The A.S.P.* / Sun Ra Ras_G & The A.S.P.* / Sun Ra - Views Of Saturn Vol.1(12") All City Records (3) ACSR12X1 Ireland 2011 Sell This Version