Rashied Ali

Robert Patterson

Also known as Ali, R. Ali, R/A, Rasheed Ali, Rashid Ali
This performer (group) in the Internet: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rashied_Ali, http://www.drummerworld.com/drummers/Rashied_Ali.html

Discography of Rashied Ali:

# Release title Total tracks Type of release is Imprint date Label
1 The October Revolution 3 Audio 1996 Evidence (5)
2 Touchin' On Trane 5 Audio 1993 FMP
3 Live At Tonic 7 Audio 2001 DIW Records
4 Touchin' On Trane 5 Audio 2007
5 Rings Of Saturn 8 Audio 1999 Knitting Factory Records
6 Blackbird 8 Audio 1991-09-01
7 Sad Life 10 Audio 1997 Leo Lab
8 Brazilian Watercolor 12 Audio 1998 Leo Records
9 Deals, Ideas & Ideals 7 Audio 2001-02-00 Hopscotch Records (3)
10 Swift Are The Winds Of Life 4 Audio 1999
11 Swift Are The Winds Of Life 4 Audio 1975 Survival Records (2)
12 Spirits Aloft 7 Audio 2010-09-21 Porter Records
13 Touchin' On Trane 4 Audio 2013-07-00 Jazzwerkstatt
14 Meditations 6 Audio 1995 Knitting Factory Works
15 At The Boltax 2 Audio 2014 Sinner Lady Gloria


American free jazz and avant-garde jazz drummer, born Robert Patterson on July 1st, 1935 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, moved to New York in 1963; brother of jazz drummer [a=Muhammad Ali]. Passed away August 12th, 2009.

He run the venue Ali's Alley, opend 1973, closed 1979, located in Soho, 77 Greene St., N.Y.C. 10012 New York. At the same location he run [l=Studio 77, NYC]. He also founded [l=Survival Records (2)].

Starting off as a pianist he eventually took up the drums, via trumpet and trombone.(wikipedia)


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