Anthony Braxton Anthony Braxton artist page: interviews, features and/or performances archived at NPR Music

Anthony Braxton

Thursday

Jack Vartoogian/Getty Images/Getty Images

Jazz Elder Statesman Anthony Braxton Continues To Defy Expectations

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/998656406/1007494004" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Thursday

Pedal steel player Susan Alcorn, whose album with her quintet, Pedernal, was the pick for the best album of the year by Francis Davis, who runs the annual NPR Music Jazz Critics Poll. David Lobato/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

toggle caption
David Lobato/Courtesy of the artist

Saturday

Anthony Braxton has just released the recording of his fifth opera, Trillium E.

Michael Weintrob/Tri-Centric Foundation hide caption

toggle caption
Michael Weintrob/Tri-Centric Foundation

Anthony Braxton: A Grand Thinker Of American Music

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/141365450/141380014" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Thursday

Anthony Braxton performs at Le Poisson Rouge. Peter Gannushkin/downtownmusic.net hide caption

toggle caption
Peter Gannushkin/downtownmusic.net

Listen Now: Anthony Braxton's 12+2tet In Concert

  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/128037953/128063844" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

Tuesday

Vintage Recordings From Anthony Braxton

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/100178105/100179752" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Wednesday