Cleaver, Gerald – Projects

Bio / Press / Discography / Projects

Leader / Co-Leader

Taylor Ho Bynum / John Hebert / Gerald Cleaver Trio: Taylor Ho Bynum (cornet, flugelhorn, trumpet), John Hebert (double bass) Gerald Cleaver (drums, percussion)

Gerald Cleaver w/ Reid Anderson, Craig Taborn, Andrew Bishop, Mat Maneri: Gerald Cleaver (drums), Reid Anderson (electric & acoustic bass), Craig Taborn (organ, keyboards), Andrew Bishop (soprano & tenor saxophone), Mat Maneri (viola)

Uncle June: Gerald Cleaver (drums, percussion, voice); Andrew Bishop (flute, soprano & tenor saxophone, bass clarinet), Tony Malaby (soprano & tenor  saxophone), Craig Taborn (piano), Drew Gress (bass), Mat Maneri (viola); guests: Ryan MacStaller (guitar), Andy Taub (banjo), Jean Carla Rodea (voice), John Cleaver (voice)

Violet Hour: Gerald Cleaver (drums), J. D. Allen (tenor saxophone), Andrew Bishop (soprano & tenor saxophones, bass clarinet), Jeremy Pelt (trumpet, flugelhorn), Chris Lightcap (bass), Ben Waltzer (piano)

Black Host: Gerald Cleaver (drums), Darius Jones (alto saxophone), Brandon Seabrook (guitar), Cooper-Moore (piano), Pascal Niggenkemper (bass)

Farmers By Nature: William Parker (bass) Craig Taborn (piano), Gerald Cleaver (drums)

Judson Trio: Joëlle Léandre (double bass), Mat Maneri (viola), Gerald Cleaver (drums)

Plymouth: Gerald Cleaver (drums), Chris Lightcap (electric bass), Joe Morris / Mary Halvorson (electric guitar), Jamie Saft (organ, piano)

 

Sideperson

Aruan Ortiz Trio: Eric Ravis (bass), Gerald Cleaver (drums), Aruan Ortiz (piano)

Basement Research: Gebhard Ullmann (tenor saxophone, bass clarinet), Julian Arguelles (baritone saxophone), Pascal Niggenkemper (double bass), Gerald Cleaver (drums), Steve Swell (trombone)

Chris Lightcap’s Bigmouth: Chris Lightcap (acoustic guitar, bass, organ) Gerald Cleaver (drums, percussion), Craig Taborn (organ, piano, Wurlitzer Electric), Chris Cheek / Tony Malaby (tenor saxophone)

Craig Taborn Trio: Craig Taborn (piano), Gerald Cleaver (drums), Thomas Morgan (double bass)

Daniel Levin Trio: Daniel Levin (cello), Ingebrigt Haker Flaten (bass), Gerald Cleaver (drums)

Declared Enemy / Matthew Shipp Quartet: Matthew Shipp (piano), Sabir Mateen (clarinet, alto saxophone), William Parker (double bass), Gerald Cleaver (drums), Denis Lavant (voice)

Ivo Perelman / Joe Morris / Gerald Cleaver Trio (or William Parker / Karl Berger / Matthew Shipp) : Ivo Perelman (tenor saxophone, kazoo), Joe Morris / William Parker (bass) or Karl Berger / Matthew Shipp (piano), Gerald Cleaver (drums)

Ivo Perelman / Mat Maneri / Joe Morris / Gerald Cleaver Trio: Ivo Perelman (tenor saxophone), Mat Maneri (viola), Joe Morris (bass), Gerald Cleaver (drums)

Ivo Perelman / Matthew Shipp / Whit Dickey / Gerald Cleaver Quartet: Ivo Perelman (tenor saxophone), Matthew Shipp (piano), Whit Dickey (drums), Gerald Cleaver (drums)

Ivo Perelman / Matthew Shipp / William Parker / Gerald Cleaver Quartet: Ivo Perelman (tenor saxophone), Matthew Shipp (piano), William Parker (bass), Gerald Cleaver (drums)

Jemeel Moondoc Tentet

John Hebert Trio: John Hebert (double bass), Gerald Cleaver (drums), Benoit Delbecq (piano)

Joe Morris Quartet: Chris Lightcap (bass), Gerald Cleaver (drums), Joe Morris (guitar), Mat Maneri (viola)

Joe Morris / Gerald Cleaver / William Parker Trio: Joe Morris (guitar), Gerald Cleaver (drums), William Parker (double bass)

Lotte Anker / Craig Taborn / Gerald Cleaver Trio:  Lotte Anker (alto & tenor saxophone), Craig Taborn (piano), Gerald Cleaver (drums)

Matthew Shipp Quartet: Sabir Mateen (clarinet, tenor saxophone), William Parker (double bass), Gerald Cleaver (drums), Matthew Shipp (piano)

Matthew Shipp’s New Orbit: Matthew Shipp (piano), William Parker (bass), Gerald Cleaver (drums), Wadada Leo Smith (trumpet)

Mat Maneri Quartet: Mat Maneri (violin), William Parker (bass), Gerald Cleaver (drums), Craig Taborn (piano)

Mario Pavone Double Tenor Quintet: Mario Pavone (bass), Gerald Cleaver (drums), Peter Madsen (piano), Jimmy Greene / Tony Malaby (tenor & soprano saxophone)

Miroslav Vitous Group w/ Michel Portal: Miroslav Vitous (double bass), Gerald Cleaver (drums), Gary Campbell (tenor saxophone), Franco Ambrosetti (trumpet), Michel Portal (bass clarinet)

Raoul Bjorkenheim / Anders Nilsson / Gerald Cleaver Trio: Gerald Cleaver (drums), Anders Nilsson / Raoul Bjorkenheim (electric guitar)

Rodrigo Amado / Taylor Ho Bynum / John Hebert / Gerald Cleaver Quartet: Rodrigo Amado (tenor & baritone saxophone), Taylor Ho Bynum (cornet, flugelhorn), John Hebert (double bass), Gerald Cleaver (drums)

Rob Brown Ensemble: Rob Brown (alto saxophone), William Parker (bass), Gerald Cleaver (drums), Craig Taborn (piano, electronics)

Samo Salamon NYC  Quintet: Samo Salamon (guitar), Dave Binney (alto saxophone), Mark Helias (bass), Gerald Cleaver (drums), Josh Roseman (trombone)

Tomasz Stanko New York Quartet: Tomasz Stanko (trumpet), Thomas Morgan (double bass), Gerald Cleaver (drums), David Virelles (piano)

Tim Flood Quartet: Tim Flood (bass), Gerald Cleaver (drums), Jacob Sacks (piano), Andrew Bishop (soprano saxophone, flute, bass clarinet)

Tivoli Trio: Frank Carlberg (piano), John Hebert (bass), Gerald Cleaver (drums)

William Parker Organ Quartet: William Parker (double bass), Gerald Cleaver (drums), Cooper-Moore (organ), Darryl Foster (tenor saxophone)