Joe Zawinul

Real Name:
Josef Erich Zawinul
Profile:
Austrian jazz and fusion keyboard player (born on 7 July 1932 in Vienna, Austria; died on 11 September 2007 in Vienna, Austria, aged 75).

Zawinul had his first introduction to music was playing the accordion with his family. As a jazz musician he began getting noticed in 1952, when he began working with Hans Koller. However, he is most recognized for his work as a musician and composer on the Miles Davis albums recorded between 1969 and 1972: "In A Silent Way" (1969), "Bitches Brew" (1970), "Live-Evil" (1971), and "Big Fun" (1974).

Zawinul is also recognized for co-founding Weather Report in 1970, one of the seminal jazz-fusion bands of the 1970s, along with Wayne Shorter – who was also an ex-Davis musician. Since the split of Weather Report in 1986, he did some solo tours and recordings and formed The Zawinul Syndicate and played in other bands.

He was additionally a great composer, and known as one of the great pioneers of electronic keyboards in jazz music.
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Albums

RS 9476 Soulmates — Joe Zawinul Ben Webster And Joe Zawinul Ben Webster And Joe Zawinul - Soulmates (Album) Riverside Records RS 9476 US 1963 Sell This Version
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3004 Money In The Pocket — Joe Zawinul Joe Zawinul Money In The Pocket (Album) Atlantic 3004 US 1966 Sell This Version
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SPR 3141 Eurosuite / Variations — Joe Zawinul Friedrich Gulda Und Sein Eurojazz-Orchester Feat. J.J. Johnson, Joe Zawinul Friedrich Gulda Und Sein Eurojazz-Orchester Feat. J.J. Johnson, Joe Zawinul - Eurosuite / Variations (Album) Preiser Records SPR 3141 Austria 1967 Sell This Version
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2002 The Rise & Fall Of The Third Stream — Joe Zawinul Joe Zawinul The Rise & Fall Of The Third Stream (Album) Vortex Records (2) 2002 US 1968 Sell This Version
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SD 1579 Zawinul — Joe Zawinul Zawinul* Zawinul (Album) Atlantic SD 1579 US 1971 Sell This Version
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40-26813 Dialects — Joe Zawinul Zawinul* Dialects (Album) Columbia 40-26813 Netherlands 1986 Sell This Version
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67 175 Music For Two Pianos — Joe Zawinul Friedrich Gulda / Joe Zawinul Friedrich Gulda / Joe Zawinul - Music For Two Pianos (Album) Capriccio (2) 67 175 Austria 1988 Sell This Version
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G2 54143 Stories Of The Danube — Joe Zawinul Joe Zawinul Stories Of The Danube (Album) Philips G2 54143 Canada 1996 Sell This Version
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ESC 03651-2 My People — Joe Zawinul Joe Zawinul My People (Album) Jms, CREAM Records (3) ESC 03651-2 Germany 1996 Sell This Version
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ZD 44010 World Tour — Joe Zawinul Joe Zawinul & The Zawinul Syndicate Joe Zawinul & The Zawinul Syndicate - World Tour (Album) ESC Records ZD 44010 US 1998 Sell This Version
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VICJ-60448, PR 7202 Out Of The Forrest = アウト・オブ・ザ・フォレスト — Joe Zawinul Jimmy Forrest = ジミー・フォレスト* ・フィーチャリング・ ジョー・ザビヌル* Jimmy Forrest = ジミー・フォレスト* ・フィーチャリング・ ジョー・ザビヌル* - Out Of The Forrest = アウト・オブ・ザ・フォレスト(CD, Album, Ltd, RE, RM, Pap) Prestige, Prestige VICJ-60448, PR 7202 Japan 1999 Sell This Version
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EFA 03666-2 Mauthausen ... Vom Großen Sterben Hören — Joe Zawinul Joe Zawinul Mauthausen ... Vom Großen Sterben Hören(CD, Album) ESC Records EFA 03666-2 Germany 2000 Sell This Version
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ESC 4905 Faces & Places — Joe Zawinul Joe Zawinul Faces & Places (Album) ESC Records ESC 4905 US 2002 Sell This Version
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ESC 03687-2 Midnight Jam — Joe Zawinul Joe Zawinul Midnight Jam(2xCD, Album, Promo) ESC Records ESC 03687-2 Germany 2004 Sell This Version
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BHM 4001-2 Vienna Nights | Live At Joe Zawinul's Birdland — Joe Zawinul Joe Zawinul & The Zawinul Syndicate Joe Zawinul & The Zawinul Syndicate - Vienna Nights | Live At Joe Zawinul's Birdland (Album) BHM Productions BHM 4001-2 Germany 2005 Sell This Version
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CR 830-2 Brown Street — Joe Zawinul Joe Zawinul Brown Street (Album) Intuition Records CR 830-2 France 2006 Sell This Version
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BHM 4002-2 75th — Joe Zawinul Joe Zawinul & The Zawinul Syndicate Joe Zawinul & The Zawinul Syndicate - 75th (Album) BHM Productions BHM 4002-2 Germany 2008 Sell This Version
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INT 3456 2 Absolute Zawinul — Joe Zawinul Absolute Ensemble Featuring Joe Zawinul Absolute Ensemble Featuring Joe Zawinul - Absolute Zawinul(CD, Album, Enh) Intuition Records INT 3456 2 Germany 2009 Sell This Version
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Singles & EPs

10 065 EPB Jazz A La Carte — Joe Zawinul Helmut Brandt Combo , Wolfgang Lauth Quartett , Karl Drewo With Bill Grah And Joe Zawinul Helmut Brandt Combo , Wolfgang Lauth Quartett , Karl Drewo With Bill Grah And Joe Zawinul - Jazz A La Carte(7", EP) Brunswick 10 065 EPB Germany 1956 Sell This Version
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338 Easy Living — Joe Zawinul Joe Zawinul Easy Living(7", EP, Mono) GEP 338 Germany, Austria, & Switzerland 1957 Sell This Version
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45-301 The Soul Of A Village / Lord, Lord, Lord — Joe Zawinul Joe Zawinul The Soul Of A Village / Lord, Lord, Lord Vortex Records (2) 45-301 US 1968 Sell This Version
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CAS 2287 Carnavalito — Joe Zawinul Joe Zawinul Carnavalito(12", Promo) Columbia CAS 2287 US 1986 Sell This Version
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454 373-2 Stories Of The Danube — Joe Zawinul Joe Zawinul Stories Of The Danube(CD, Single, Promo) Philips 454 373-2 Germany 1996 Sell This Version
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ESC 03696-2 World Tour  — Joe Zawinul Joe Zawinul & The Zawinul Syndicate Joe Zawinul & The Zawinul Syndicate - World Tour (CD, Single, Promo) ESC Records, EFA ESC 03696-2 Germany 1998 Sell This Version
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URA-018 Bimoya — Joe Zawinul Joe Zawinul Bimoya(12") Un-Restricted Access URA-018 US 2008 Sell This Version

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Vinilos_Viajeros

Vinilos_Viajeros

June 25, 2019
One of the greatest musicians ever graced this world, from WR to Zawinul Syndicate this man has been one of the biggest inspiration to a lot of artists.
Expansive09

Expansive09

December 19, 2018
One of the finest 20th century jazz musicians along with Miles Davis and Bill Evans. Zawinul was open to technology and really creating progressive jazz rather than sitting on the knee of old be-bop musicians to carry the torch of traditionalist's. Joe's foundations where in traditional jazz but his mind and heart was global and no one can recon Weather Report the titan of the 1970s with regards to pushing the edge of jazz into so many cultural landscapes.
Just listen to his 1971 album Zawinul and you can clearly hear where Miles Davis drew inspiration for A Silent Way and treading pseudo ambient jazz minimalism. Zawinul's contributions to the jazz world are benchmarks modern musicians should all take their cue from.....

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