Matthew Shipp: New Orbit

In his second release for Thirsty Ear’s "Blue" Series, pianist Matthew Shipp turns his trio into a quartet with the addition of trumpet master Wadada Leo Smith, and creates a suite shimmering with tonal and rhythmic colors drawn from the whole spectrum of modern music.
New Orbit
Released: 1/15/2001
Genre: Jazz
All Matthew Shipp profiles…
New Orbit
It’s all out there; it’s just a matter of hearing it and bringing it together and giving it life. Pianist Matthew Shipp describes the heart of his new creation.
Paradox X
Shipp goes beyond the keyboard in search of elemental ambient sound.
William and Leo
Shipp looks to bassist William Parker and trumpeter Wadada Leo Smith to execute and expand his ideas.
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