Rahsaan Roland Kirk

Rahsaan Roland Kirk — aka Ronald Theodore Kirk (Aug. 7, 1935 — Dec. 5, 1977) — was an American woodwind player from Columbus, Ohio. Discography: Triple Threat (1957 • Roland Kirk) Introducing Roland Kirk (1960 • Roland Kirk) Kirk’s Work (1961 • Roland Kirk With Jack McDuff) We Free Kings (1962 • Roland Kirk) Domino […]

Rahsaan Roland Kirk – Prepare Thyself to Deal With a Miracle (1973)

Prepare Thyself to Deal With a Miracle is an album by American avant-garde jazz flutist/saxist Rahsaan Roland Kirk, released in 1973 on Atlantic. Tracklist: A1. “Salvation and Reminiscing” (5:22) A2. “Seasons” (9:37) – a. One Mind Winter/Summer – b. Ninth Ghost A3. “Celestial Bliss” (5:40) B. “Saxophone Concerto” (21:00) – a. Saxophone Miracle – b. […]

Rahsaan Roland Kirk – Bright Moments (1974)

Bright Moments is a live double-album by American avant-garde jazz woodwindist Rahsaan Roland Kirk, released in 1974 on Atlantic. Tracklist: A1. “Introduction” (2:06) A2. “Pedal Up” (11:52) A3. “You’ll Never Get to Heaven” (9:48) B1. “Clickety Clack” (2:30) B2. “Prelude to a Kiss” (5:05) B3. “Talk (Electric Nose)” (2:33) B4. “Fly Town Nose Blues” (8:52) […]