Hooker, William – Discography

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Leader / Co-Leader

2013

  • William Hooker Quintet (w/ Adam Lane, Mark Smith, Dave Ross, Chris DiMeglio) – Channels of Consciousness (NoBusiness Records)

2012

  • William Hooker Trio (w/ Ed Rickart and Dave Ross) – Postcard from the Road  (New Atlantis)

2011

  • William Hooker w/ Thomas Chapin – Crossing Points (NoBusiness Records)

2010                                    

  • William Hooker Trio (w/ David Soldier and Sabir Mateen) – Yearn For Certainty (Engine Records)
  • William Hooker Ensemble ( w/ Darius Jones, Adam Lane, Damon Smith, Weasel Walter, Aaron Bennett) – Earth’s Orbit (NoBusiness Records)

2008

  • William Hooker Trio (w/ Bill Horist and Eyvind Kang) – The Season’s Fire (Important Records)
  • William Hooker Duet with Sabir Mateen – Dharma (KMB Jazz)

2005

  • William Hooker / Lee Ranaldo Duo – The Celestial Answer (Table of Elements)
  • William Hooker / Roy Campbell / Jason Hwang Trio – The Gift (bmadish Records)
  • William Hooker / Glen Hall / Lee Ranaldo Trio – Oasis of Whispers   (alien8records)
  • William Hooker / Christian Marclay / DJ Olive / Alan Licht / Ulrich Krieger / Lee Ranaldo – Text of Light (Starlight Furniture Co.)

2004

  • William Hooker Ensemble (w/ Eyvind Kang, Doug Walker, DJ Olive) – Complexity #2 (KOS Records)
  • William Hooker / Roger Miller / Lee Ranaldo – Monsoon  (Atavistic)

2002

  • William Hooker Ensemble (w/ Andrea Parkins, Roy Nathanson, Jason Hwang) – Black Mask (Knitting Factory Records)

2001

  • William Hooker w/ Christian Marclay & Lee Ranaldo – Bouquet (Knitting Factory Records)

2000

  • William Hooker Ensemble (w/ Sabir Mateen, Mark Hennen, Gisburg, Lewis Barnes, Jesse Henry) – The Distance Between Us (Knitting Factory Records)
  • William Hooker Ensemble – Eternal Breath Gene of Triank (Last Visible Dog)

1999

  • William Hooker Trio (w/ DJ Olive and Glenn Spearman) – Mindfulness (Knitting Factory Records)

1997

  • William Hooker  w/ Lee Ranaldo, Jim O’Rourke and Gianni Gebbia – Clouds (Victo)
  • William Hooker / Billy Bang Duo – Joy(within) (Silkheart)

1996

  • William Hooker Ensemble (w/  Richard Keene/Charles Compo/Mark Hennen/Lewis Barnes) – Great Sunset (Warm O Brisk)
  • William Hooker Quartet (w/ Donald Miller, Mark Hennen, Charles Compo) – Tibet (Table of Elements)
  • William Hooker – Head of Light (RGI)
  • William Hooker  w/ Lee Ranaldo & Zeena Parkins – Gift of Tongues  (Knitting Factory Records)

1995

  • William Hooker Ensemble – Armageddon  (Homestead)
  • William Hooker / Lee Ranaldo  Duo – Envisioning  (Knitting Factory Records)

1994

  • William Hooker Ensemble (w/ Brian Doherty, Masahiko Kono, Donald Miller, Charles Campo) – Radiation (Homestead)
  • William Hooker w/ Thurston Moore and Elliot Sharpe – Shamballa (Knitting Factory Records)
  • William Hooker Quartet  (w/ William Parker, Alan Braufman, Claude Lawrence, Mark Hennen, Masahiko Kono) – Lifeline (Silkheart)
  • William Hooker Sextet (w/ Louis Belogenis, Marc Dale, Richard Keene, Lewis Barnes, Jesse Henry) – Subconscious (Ecstatic Peace)

1993

  • William Hooker Ensemble (w/ Donald Miller, Charles Compo, Masahiko Kono, Claude Lawrence) – The Firmament/Fury (Silkheart)

1988

  • William Hooker Orchestra w/ Roy Campbell  and  Booker T Williams – The Color Circle (Cadence Jazz)

1980

  • William Hooker Duos (w/ Mark Hennen/Alan Braufman) – Brighter Lights (Reality Unit Concepts)

1978

  • William Hooker Trio (w/ David S. Ware and David Murray) – Is Eternal Life (Reality Unit Concepts )