Zbigniew Seifert

Zbigniew Seifert (June 6, 1946 — Feb. 15, 1979) was a 1970s Polish jazz-rock violinist who appeared on albums by Tomasz Stańko, Volker Kriegel, Jan “Ptaszyn” Wróblewski, Joachim Kühn, and Jasper van’t Hof during the first half of the decade. In 1974, he participated in the Hans Koller / Wolfgang Dauner super-project Kunstkopfindianer. Between 1976 and […]

Zbigniew Seifert ‎– Man of the Light (1976)

Man of the Light is the debut solo album by Polish jazz-rock violinist Zbigniew Seifert, released in 1976 on MPS. Tracklist: A1. “City of Spring” (6:37) A2. “Man of the Light (Dedicated to McCoy Tyner)” (9:45) A3. “Stillness” (5:00) B1. “Turbulent Plover” (7:27) B2. “Love in the Garden” (6:12) B3. “Coral (Dedicated to My Violin […]

Hans Koller / Wolfgang Dauner ‎– Kunstkopfindianer (1974)

Kunstkopfindianer is a jazz-rock collaborative effort between Austrian saxist Hans Koller and German pianist Wolfgang Dauner, released in 1974 on MPS. The pair are backed on this recording by bassist Adelhard Roidinger, drummer Janusz Stefański, and violinist Zbigniew Seifert — all of whom receive headlining credits. Tracklist: A1. “Kunstkopfindianer” (9:04) A2. “Suomi” (2:34) A3. “Nom” (6:29) […]

Joachim Kühn ‎– Cinemascope (1974)

Cinemascope is an album by German jazz pianist Joachim Kühn, released in 1974 on MPS. Tracklist: A1. “Zoom (Part 1)” (5:26) A2. “Zoom (Part 2)” (3:44) A3. “One String More” (8:18) A4. “Vibrator” (2:16) B1. “Travelling (Part 1)” (5:10) B2. “Travelling (Part 2)” (6:27) B3. “Success” (5:06) B4. “Black Tears” (5:16) Credits: Rolf Kühn — producer, […]

Zbigniew Seifert ‎– Zbigniew Seifert (1977)

Zbigniew Seifert is the self-titled second album by the Polish jazz-rock violinist, released in 1977 on Capitol. Tracklist: A1. “On the Farm” (5:26) A2. “Quasimodo” (4:21) A3. “Way to Oasis” (3:55) A4. “For the Love of You” (3:58) B1. “Chinatown” (5:11) B2. “Nasty Gal” (3:58) B3. “Would You Ever…” (4:09) B4. “Song for Christopher” (5:41) […]

Hans Koller Free Sound

Hans Koller Free Sound were an Austrian avant-jazz/rock super-band that released the album Phoenix on MPS/BASF in 1972, followed by For Marcel Duchamp in 1977. Members: Hans Koller (soprano saxophone, tenor saxophone, bass clarinet), Alex Bally (drums), Albert Mair (electric piano), Adelhard Roidinger (bass), Jürgen Wuchner (bass), Janusz Stefański (drums), Wolfgang Dauner (keyboards), Zbigniew Seifert […]

Volker Kriegel – Lift! (1973)

Lift! is the fourth album by German jazz-rock guitarist Volker Kriegel, released in 1973 on MPS. Tracklist: A1. “Lift!” (6:54) A2. “Three or Two for One” (6:07) A3. “Forty Colours” (3:26) A4. “A Piece With a Chord From a Yorkshire Terrier” (6:05) B1. “Electric Blue” (8:55) B2. “The Lame Donkey” (2:40) B3. “Between the Seasons” […]