Mateen, Sabir – Projects

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Leader

Sabir Mateen Solo

The Sabir Mateen Jubilee Ensemble: Sabir Mateen (tenor & alto saxophone, Bb & alto clarinets, flutes, poetry, compositions ), Clif Jackson (bass), Jane Wang (bass, cello), Shiau-Shu Yu (cello), Derek Washington (violin), Raymond A. King (piano), Ras Moshe (tenor Saxophone, flutes), Joe Rigby (soprano & baritone saxophones, flute), Darius Jones (alto Saxophone), Mike Guilford (tuba), Masahiko Kono (trombone), Matt Lavelle (trumpet, bass clarinet), Lewis”Flip” Barnes (trumpet), M” Nadar – (vocal colourturist), Charles Downs – formerly Rashid Bakr (drum)

Sabir Mateen Quartet: Sabir Mateen (tenor & alto saxophones, flute, clarinet), Raymond A. King (piano), Jane Wang (bass & cello), Ravish Momin (drums)

Sabir Mateen’s Shapes, Textures, and Sound Ensemble: Sabir Mateen (tenor and alto saxophones, flute, clarinets), Matt Lavelle (trumpet, pocket trumpet, flugelhorn, cornet), Steve Swell (trombone), Matthew Heyner (bass), Michael T.A. Thompson (drums and percussion)

Sabir Mateen Quintet: Sabir Mateen (tenor & alto saxophones, Flute, Piccolo, Bb & Alto Clarinets), Raymond A. King (piano), Jason Kao Hwang (violin, violia), Shaiu-Shu Yu Or Daniel Levin (cello), Jane Wang (bass, cello), Michael Wimberly (Drums & Percussion)

Sabir Mateen / Jane Wang / Ravish Momin / Naoko Ono / Raphe Malik Quintet: Sabir Mateen (alto & tenor saxophone alto & tenor, flute, voice), Jane Wang (double bass, cello, voice), Ravish Momin (drums, percussion, tabla, talking drum, voice),  Naoko Ono (piano, voice), Raphe Malik (trumpet, voice)

Sabir Mateen Trio: Sabir Mateen (saxophone), John Voigt (bass), Lawrence Cook (percussion)

Co-Leader

Sabir Mateen / Sirone / Andrew Barker Trio: Sabir Mateen (tenor saxophone), Sirone (bass), Andrew Barker (drums)

Sabir Mateen / Frode Gjerstad with Steve Swell: Frode Gjerstad (alto saxophone, bass clarinet, Bb clarinet), Sabir Mateen (tenor saxophone, alto saxophone, flute, alto clarinet, Bb clarinet, Steve Swell (trombone)

Matthew Shipp / Sabir Mateen Duo: Matthew Shipp (piano), Sabir Mateen (clarinet)

William Hooker / Sabir Mateen Duo: William Hooker (drums), Sabir Mateen (alto, tenor, flute, clarinet)

Andrew Barker / Daniel Carter / Sabir Mateen Trio: Sabir Mateen (clarinet, saxophone, voice), Andrew Barker (drums, Jew’s Harp [Jawharp]), Daniel Carter (flute, trumpet, saxophone, voice)

Sabir Mateen / Ben Karetnick Duo: Sabir Mateen (reeds), Ben Karetnick (percussion)

Sabir Mateen / Hamid Drake Duo: Hamid Drake (frame & trap drums), Sabir Mateen (clarinets, flute, alto & tenor saxophones, vocals)

Sunny Murray with Sabir Mateen: Sunny Murray (drums), Sabir Mateen (alto & tenor saxophone, flute)

Sabir Mateen / Tom Bruno Duo: Sabir Mateen (tenor saxophone), Tom Bruno (drums)

One World Ensemble: Daniel Carter (tenor and alto saxophone, flute, trumpet), Sabir Mateen (tenor saxophone, flute), Yuko Fujiyama (piano), Wilber Morris (double bass), Susie Ibarra (drums)

Sabir Mateen / David Nuss / Matthew Heyner/ Nami Yamamoto Quartet: Sabir Mateen (alto & tenor saxophone, piano, flute, clarinet, voice, percussion), David Nuss (drums, percussion, voice), Matthew Heyner (voice, double bass, bass guitar, percussion), Nami Yamamoto – (other [story text])

Stefano Ferrian / Luca Pissavini / Andrea Quattrini Trio feat. Sabir Mateen: Stefano Ferrian (alto & tenor saxophone), Luca Pissavini (double bass), Andrea Quattrini(drums), Sabir Mateen (tenor saxophone, clarinet)

Test: Tom Bruno (drums), Sabir Mateen (alto & tenor saxophone, flute, clarinet), Daniel Carter (alto & tenor saxophone, trumpet, flute), Matthew Heyner (bass)

Sideperson

William Parker’s I Plan To Stay A Believer: The Inside Songs Of Curtis Mayfield: William Parker (bass, doson’ngoni, balofon), Hamid Drake (drums), Dave Burrell (piano), Lewis Barnes (trumpet), Darryl Foster (tenor & soprano saxophone), Sabir Mateen (alto & tenor saxophone, flute), Leena Conquest (vocals), Amiri Baraka (voice, poetry), guests on select tracks: Lafayette Gilchrist (piano), Guillermo E. Brown (drums), New Life Tabernacle, Generation of Praise, Choir of Brooklyn, NY

Circulasione Totale Orchestra: Anders Hana (electric guitar), Sabir Mateen (flute, clarinet, saxophone), Frode Gjerstad (clarinet, saxophone), Bobby Bradford (cornet), Borre Molstad (tuba, electronics), Kevin Norton (vibraphone), Nick Stephens (acoustic bass), Morten J. Olsen (drums, electronics), Hamid Drake, Louis Moholo-Moholo, Louis Moholo, Paal Nilssen-Love (drums), Lasse Marhaug (electronics)

William Parker’s Double Sunrise Over Neptune: William Parker (double reeds, DOSON’ngoni, conductor), Lewis Barnes (trumpet), Rob Brown (alto saxophone), Bill Cole (double reeds), Sabir Mateen (tenor saxophone, clarinet), Dave Sewelson (baritone saxophone), Jason Kao Hwang (violin), Mazz Swift (violin), Jessica Pavone (viola), Shiau-Shu Yu (cello), Joe Morris (guitar, banjo), Brahim Frigbane (oud), Sangeeta Bandyopadhyay (voice), Shayna Dulberger (bass), Gerald Cleaver (drums), Hamid Drake (drums)

Rivers Of Sound Ensemble: Steve Swell (trombone), Roy Campbell (trumpet, flugelhorn), Sabir Mateen (alto & tenor saxophone, flute, clarinet), Hilliard Greene (bass), Klaus Kugel (drums)

Earth People: André Martinez (drums, Ghanaian metal balafon, shekeré, djémbe, bells, and percussion), Doug Principato (electric guitar), Jason Candler ( alto saxophone, guitar, percussion), Sabir Mateen (alto & tenor saxophone, flute, clarinet, alto clarinet), Mark Hennen (piano, keyboards), Francóis Grillot (contrabass), Firehorse (electronics)

Horace Tapscott’s Live At I.U.C.C: Horace Tapscott (piano), Jesse Sharps (soprano saxophone), Sabir Mateen, Billy Harris (tenor saxophone), James Andrews (tenor saxophone), John Williams (baritone saxophone), Michael Session (alto saxophone), Kafi Roberts, Adele Sebastian, Aubrey Hart (flute), Herbert Callies (alto clarinet), David Bryant, Roberto Maranda, Alan Hines (bass), Everett Brown, Jr. (drums), Daa’oud Wood (percussion), Lester Robertson (trombone)

William Parker – The Inside Songs of Curtis Mayfield: Live In Rome: William Parker (bass), Amiri Baraka (poetry), Leena Conquest (voice), Dave Burrell (piano), Lewis Barnes (trumpet), Darryl Foster (tenor saxophone), Sabir Mateen (tenor saxophone), Hamid Drake (drums)

Steve Swell’s Slammin’ The Infinite: Steve Swell (trombone), Sabir Mateen (alto & tenor saxophone, clarinet, flute), Matthew Heyner (bass), John Blum (piano), Klaus Kugel (drums)

The William Parker & Little Huey Creative Music Orchestra’s For Percy Heath: William Parker (bass, composer), Andrew Barker (drums), Larry O’Malley (other: mixage, montage, gravure), Rob Brown (alto saxophone), Charles Waters (alto saxophone, clarinet), Dave Sewelson (baritone saxophone), Darryl Foster soprano & tenor saxophone), Sabir Mateen (ato and tenor saxophone), Alex Lodico, Masahiko Kono, Steve Swell (trombone), Lewis Barnes, Matt Lavelle, Roy Campbell (trumpet), Dave Hofstra (tuba)

Little Huey Creative Music Orchestra – Spontaneous: William Parker (bass), Andrew Barker / Gullermo E. Brown (drums), Charles Waters /Darryl Foster / Dave Sewelson / Ori Kaplan / Rob Brown / Sabir Mateen (saxophone), Alex Lodico / Dick Griffin / Masahiko Kono / Steve Swell (trombone), Lewis Barnes / Matt Lavelle / Roy Campbell (trumpet), Dave Hofstra (tuba)

The Raphe Malik Quartet: Raphe Malik (trumpet), Sabir Mateen (saxophone, flute, clarinet), Larry Roland (bass), Codaryl “Cody” Moffett (drums)

Mark Whitecage & Eclectic Electric’s Moon Blue Boogie: Mark Whitecage (electronically-treated alto & soprano saxophone, clarinet), Tomas Ulrich (cello), Sabir Mateen (alto & tenor saxophone,clarinet, flute), Chris Dahlgren (bass and electronics), Jay Rosen  (drums & percussion)

Alan Silva & The Sound Visions Orchestra:  Alan Silva-(synthesizer & conduction), Art Baron (trombone), Karen Borca (bassoon), Rob Brown (alto saxophone), William Connell, Jr (bass clarinet, flute), Roy Campbell, Jr (trumpet, flugelhorn, pocket trumpet), Scott Currie (baritone saxophone), Steve Dalachinsky (poet), Joe Daley (tuba 0, Stephen Haynes (trumpet & brass), Mark Hennen (piano), Taylor Ho Bynum (trumpet & brass), Edward “Kidd” Jordan (tenor saxophone), Ori Kaplan (alto saxophone), Jackson Krall (drums), Andrew Lamb (tenor saxophone), Elliot Levin (piccolo, soprano saxophone), Bill Lowe (bass trombone, tuba), Raphe Malik (trumpets), Sabir Mateen (tenor saxophone, clarinet, flute), Wilbur Morris (double bass), J.D. Parran (bass saxophone, alto clarinet), Steve Swell (trombone), Mark Taylor (french horn)

William Hooker ‘s The Distance Between Us: William Hooker (drums), Gisburg (vocals), Lewis Barnes (trumpet), Charles Compo, Sabir Mateen (saxophone), Mark Hennen (piano), Jesse Henry,Dan Lilly (guitar, bass), Brian Doherty, Ed Flynn, (guitar)

Steve Dalachinsky’s Incomplete Directions: Thurston Moore  (guitar (acoustic)), Vernon Reid (guitar (electric)), Tom Surgal (percussion, drums), Rob Brown (flute), Steve Dalachinsky (producer, liner Notes), Susie Ibarra (percussion, drums), Mat Maneri (violin (electric)), Assif Tsahar (bass clarinet, tenor saxophone), Vito Ricci (drums, electronics), Sabir Mateen (flute, reeds), Daniel Carter (flute, reeds), Patricia Nicholson Parker (voices), Stephanie Stone (piano, performer), Matthew Shipp (piano), William Parker (bass (upright)), Roy Campbell (trumpet)

Raphe Malik’s ConSequences: Raphe Malik (trumpet), Denis Charles (drums), Sabir Mateen (alto saxophone), William Parker (bass)

Mark Whitecage’s Other Quartet: Mark Whitecage (alto & soprano saxophone, recorder), Sabir Mateen (alto & tenor saxophone, clarinet, flute), Joe Fonda (bass), Harvey Sorgen (drums)

Other Dimensions In Music & Yo La Tengo: Georgia Hubley (drums), James McNew (drums, cymbal), Ira Kaplan (organ), Daniel Carter (alto saxophone), Sabir Mateen (tenor saxophone), Sue Garner (tambourine), Roy Campbell Jr. (trumpet)

Post Prandials’ Jamaica: Keith Nicolay (guitars), Sabir Mateen (tenor saxophone, clarinet), John Burgos (synths)

Post Prandials’ High Wire Nonet: Matt Heyner (bass), Ira Atkins (drums), Keith Nicolay (guitar), Sabir Mateen (saxophone, clarinet), Daniel Carter (saxophone, trumpet), Bob Aaron /  John Burgos /  Michael Curran (synthesizer), Ted Goldberg (violin, recorder)

Marc Edwards’ Red Sprites & Blue Jets: Marc Edwards (percussion), Sabir Mateen (tenor saxophone), Hill Greene (bass)

Horace Tapscott’s Dial B For Barbara: Horace Tapscott (piano), Reggie Bullen (trumpet), Gary Bias (alto & tenor saxophone), Sabir Mateen (tenor saxophone), Roberto Miranda (bass), Everett Brown, Jr. (drums)

Linda Hill’s Lullaby For Linda: Roberto Miranda (bass), Everett Brown Jr. (drums), Aubrey Hart (flute), Adele Sebastian (flute, vocals), Fundi Legohn (french horn)), Virjilio Figueroa (percussion), Linda Hill (piano, vocals), Sabir Matteen (tenor saxophone, clarinet), Jugegr Juan Grey (vocals)

Jesse Sharps / Pan Afrikan Peoples Arkestra’s Sharps & Flats: Jesse Sharps (reeds), Nate Morgan (piano), Steve Smith (trumpet), Joel Ector (bass), Carl Burnette (drums)

Billie Harris’ I want Some Water: Billie Harris (reeds, soprano sax), Horace Tapscott (piano), David Bryant (bass), Everett Brown, Jr. (drums), Daa’oud Woods (percussion), Loreli (vocals), Sabir Mateen (tenor saxophone), John Williams (baritone saxophone), Lester Robinson (trombone), Adele Sebastian (flute), Aubrey Hart (flute), Alan Hines, Roberto Miranda (bass), Billy Hinton (drums)

Horace Tapscott / Pan Afrikan Peoples Arkestra’s Flight 17 : Archie Johnson, Lester Robertson, Kafi Larry Roberts, Michael Session, Herbert Callies,  Jesse Sharps, James Andrews, Linda Hill, Sabir Mateen, Horace Tapscott, Red Callender, Kamanta Laurence, David Bryant, Louis Spears, Everett Brown Jr., William Madison, Adele Sebastian