Selected Discography


SAMUEL BLASER QUARTET I SPRING RAIN
Whirlwind Recordings (2015)

Samuel Blaser - Trombone
Russ Lossing - Keys
Drew Gress - Bass
Gerald Cleaver - Drums

Recorded by Dave Darlington at Water Music, NJ.
Mixed and Mastered by Dave Darlington.
Directed by Robert Sadin.
Produced by Samuel Blaser.
Executive Producer: Michael Janisch

+ Spring Rain Track Listing:

01: Cry Want (Jimmy Giuffre)
02: Missing Mark Suetterlyn (Samuel Blaser)
03: Temporarily (Carla Bley)
04: Homage (Samuel Blaser)
05: Umbra (Samuel Blaser & Russ Lossing)
06: The First Snow (Samuel Blaser)
07: Scootin' About (Jimmy Giuffre)
08: Trudgin' (Jimmy Giuffre)
09: Spring Rain (Samuel Blaser)
10: Trippin' (Samuel Blaser)
11: Counterparts (Samuel Blaser)
12: Jesus Maria (Carla Bley)

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BLASER - DELBECQ - HEMINGWAY I FOURTH LANDSCAPE
Nuscope Recordings (2013)

Samuel Blaser - Trombone
Benoit Delbecq - Keys
Gerry Hemingway - Percussion & Drums

Recorded by Julien Basseres at Studio de Meudon, France.
Mixed by Etienne Bultingaire and Benoit Delbecq.
Mastered by Alan Bise.
Produced by Samuel Blaser, Benoit Delbecq & Gerry Hemingway for Nuscope.
Executive Producer: Russell Summers

+ Fourth Landscape Track Listing:

01: Laak (Benoit Delbecq)
02: Long (Benoit Delbecq)
03: Fourth Landscape I (Gerry Hemingway)
04: Fourth Landscape II (Gerry Hemingway)
05: Fourth Landscape III (Gerry Hemingway)
06: I Got Home Late Last Night (Samuel Blaser)
07: Couleurs (Samuel Blaser)
08: Entre Parentheses (Samuel Blaser)
09: Outremer (Samuel Blaser)
10: Ricochets (Benoit Delbecq)
11: Toits et tuiles (Benoit Delbecq)

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CD:
€15.00 I M4a: €10.00

 

SAMUEL BLASER CONSORT IN MOTION I A MIRROR TO MACHAUT
Songlines Recordings (2013)

Samuel Blaser - Trombone
Joachim Badenhorst - Tenor, Bass Clarinet & Clarinet
Drew Gress - Double Bass
Russ Lossing - Piano, Rhodes & Wurlitzer
Gerry Hemingway - Drums & Percussion

Recorded by Jean-Paul Gonnod at Studio de Meudon, France.
Mixed by Etienne Bultingaire and Benoit Delbecq. Mastered by Djengo Hartlap.
Produced by Benoit Delbecq for Songlines.
Executive Producer: Tony Reif

+ A Mirror to Machaut Track Listing:

01: Hymn (Samuel Blaser)
02: Douce dame jolie (Guillaume de Machaut)
03: Saltarello (Samuel Blaser)
04: Dame, se vous m estes lointeinne (Guillaume de Machaut, arr. Samuel Blaser)
05: Color (Samuel Blaser)
06: Cantus Planus (Samuel Blaser)
07: De fortune me doiy pleindre et loer (Guillaume de Machaut, arr. Samuel Blaser)
08: Bohemia (Samuel Blaser)
09: Linea (Samuel Blaser)
10: Introit (Samuel Blaser)
11: Complainte: Tels rit au main qui au soir pleure (Samuel Blaser)

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CD:
€15.00 I M4a: €10.00 I CHARTS: €44.00

 

 

SAMUEL BLASER QUARTET I AT THE SEA
Hat Hat Records (2012)

Samuel Blaser - Trombone
Marc Ducret - Guitar
Baenz Oester - Bass
Gerald Cleaver - Drums

Recorded by Jean-Marc Foussat on November 5th & 6th 2011 at Hnita, Heist Op Den Berg, Belgium.
Mixed by Jean-Marc Foussat in Paris. Mastered by Peter Pfister in September 2012.
Produced by Samuel Blaser and Werner X. Uehlinger.

+ As The Sea Track Listing:

01: As The Sea Part I (Samuel Blaser)
02: As Th Sea Part II (Samuel Blaser)
03: As The Sea Part III (Samuel Blaser)
04: As The Sea Part IV (Samuel Blaser)

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CD:
€15.00 I M4a: €10.00 I CHARTS: €16.00

 

MICHAEL BATES & SAMUEL BLASER QUINTET I ONE FROM NONE
Fresh Sound New Talent (2012)

Samuel Blaser - Trombone
Michael Blake - Tenor
Russ Lossing - Piano & Rhodes
Michael Bates - Bass
Jeff Davis - Drums

Recorded on December 11th, 2011 by Tom Tedesco, Paramus, NJ.
Mixed by Dave Darlington, Bass Hit Recording, NYC. Produced by Michael Bates and Samuel Blaser.

+ One From None Track Listing:

01: One From None (Michael Bates)
02: Van Gogh (Michael Bates)
03: It Began To Get Dark (Samuel Blaser)
04: Balance (Michael Bates)
05: Recurring Dream (Samuel Blaser)
06: Dogfish (Michael Bates)
07: Uncertain Salvo (Michael Bates)
08: Rising Moon (Samuel Blaser)

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CD:
€15.00 I M4a: €10.00

 

SAMUEL BLASER QUARTET I BOUNDLESS
Hat Hat Records (2011)

Samuel Blaser - trombone
Marc Ducret - guitar
Baenz Oester - bass
Gerald Cleaver - drums

Recorded by Jean-Marc Foussat on October 7th, 8th and 9th 2010 in Zurich, Lausanne & Basel, Switzerland.
Mixed by Jean-Marc Foussat on November 28th and 29th 2010 in Paris.
Mastered by Peter Pfister on April 27th 2012.
Produced by Samuel Blaser and Werner X. Uehlinger.

+ Boundless Track Listing:

01: Boundless Suite Part I (Samuel Blaser)
02: Boundless Suite Part II (Samuel Blaser)
03: Boundless Suite Part III (Samuel Blaser)
04: Boundless Suite Part IV (Samuel Blaser)

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CD:
€15.00 I M4a: €10.00 I CHARTS: €16.00

 

SAMUEL BLASER & PAUL MOTION I CONSORT IN MOTION
Kind of Blue Records (2011)

Samuel Blaser - Trombone
Russ Lossing - Piano
Thomas Morgan - Bass
Paul Motian - Drums

Recorded in NYC, Late December, 2010 by Dave Darlington.
Produced by Robert Sadin.

+ Consort in Motion Track Listing:

01: Lemento della Ninfa (Claudio Monteverdi; arr. Samuel Blaser)
02: Reflections on Piagn'e Sospira (Samuel Blaser; based on a composition by Claudio Monteverdi)
03: Reflections on Toccata (Samuel Blaser; based on a compostion by Girolamo Frescobaldi)
04: Passacaglia (Biagio Marini:arr Samuel Blaser)
05: Ritornello (Claudio Monteverdi; arr. Samuel Blaser)
06: Si Dolce e l'Tormento (Claudio Monteverdi; arr. Samuel Blaser)
07: Balletto Secondo - Retirata (Claudio Monteverdi; arr. Samuel Blaser)
08: Reflections on Vespro della Beata Vergine (Claudio Monteverdi; arr. Samuel Blaser)
09: Ritornello (Claudio Monteverdi; arr. Samuel Blaser)
10: Il Ritorno d'Ulisse in Patria - Atto IV - Scene II (Claudio Monteverdi; arr. Samuel Blaser)

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CD:
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PIERRE FAVRE & SAMUEL BLASER I VOL À VOILE
Intakt Records (2010)

Samuel Blaser - Trombone
Pierre Favre - Drums

Recorded on September 1st and 2nd 2009 by Swiss Radio DRS, Radiostudio
in Zürich.
Recorded and mixed by Martin Pearson. Mastered by Walter Schmid at Oakland Recording, Winterthur.

+ Vol à Voile Track Listing:

01: Franchement (Pierre Favre & Samuel Blaser)
02: Quai des Brumes (Pierre Favre & Samuel Blaser)
03: Babel I (Samuel Blaser)
04: Babel V (Samuel Blaser)
05: We Tried (Pierre Favre & Samuel Blaser)
06: Inextricable (Pierre Favre & Samuel Blaser)
07: Les pourchassés (Pierre Favre & Samuel Blaser)
08: Life In Slow Motion (Pierre Favre & Samuel Blaser)
09: Vol à Voile (Pierre Favre & Samuel Blaser)

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CD: €15.00

 

SAMUEL BLASER QUARTET I PIECES OF OLD SKY
Clean Feed (2009)

Samuel Blaser - Trombone
Todd Neufeld - Guitar
Thomas Morgan - Bass
Tyshawn Sorey - Drums

Recorded in NYC in June 2009 by Joe Marciano.
Produced by Samuel Blaser and Pedro Costa.

+ Pieces Of Old Sky Track Listing:

01: Pieces of Old Sky (Samuel Blaser)
02: Red Hook (Samuel Blaser)
03: Chorale I (Samuel Blaser)
04: Mystical Circle (Samuel Blaser)
05: Mandala (Samuel Blaser)
06: Speed Game (Samuel Blaser)
07: Choral II (Samuel Blaser)

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CD:
€15.00 I M4a: €10.00 I CHARTS: €24.00

 

SAMUEL BLASER I SOLO BONE
SLAM Productions (2009)

Samuel Blaser - Trombone

Recorded November 4th 2007 at Salle Faller, La Chaux de Fonds, Switzerland.
Recorded by Swiss Radio RSR.
Produced by Yvan Ischer, Samuel Blaser and George Haslam.

+ Solo Bone Track Listing:

01: La Vache (Samuel Blaser)
02: Solo Bone (Samuel Blaser)
03: Lonely Blues (Samuel Blaser)
04: Mood Indigo (Duke Ellington)
05: Noho 1 (Samuel Blaser)
06: Solitude (Samuel Blaser)
07: Warsaw (Samuel Blaser)
08: Finally Alone (Samuel Blaser)

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CD:
€12.00 I M4a: €10.00 I CHARTS: €28.00

 

BRAFF - BLASER DUO I YAY
Freshsound New Talent (2008)

Malcolm Braff - Piano
Samuel Blaser - Trombone

Recorded by Blaise Favre at Radio Suisse Romande, Maison de la Radio,
Lausanne, Switzerland.
Produced by Yvan Ischer for Espace 2.
Produced by Samuel Blaser & Malcolm Braff.
Executive Producer Jordi Pujol.

+ Yay Track Listing:

01: Yay (Malcolm Braff)
02: Tama (Malcolm Braff)
03: Caravan (Juan Tizol)
04: Manon (Serge Gainsbourg)
05: Gugglie's (Malcolm Braff)
06: Uncle Sam (Samuel Blaser)
07: Yele (Malcolm Braff)
08: Sans Titre (Samuel Blaser)
09: Un petit dernier (Braff - Blaser)
10: Yay - live (Malcolm Braff)

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CD: €15.00
I M4a: €10.00

 

SAMUEL BLASER QUARTET I 7th HEAVEN
Between The Lines (2008)

Samuel Blaser - Trombone
Scott DuBois - Guitar
Thomas Morgan - Bass
Gerald Cleaver - Drums

Recorded by Blaise Favre at Radio Suisse Romande on November 15th, 2006 at Studio 15 - Maison de la Radio, Lausanne, Switzerland.
Produced by Samuel Blaser, Volker Dueck, Yvan Ischer.

+ 7th Heaven Track Listing:

01: Sans titre (Samuel Blaser)
02: Au 7 ème Ciel (Samuel Blaser)
03: Métamoprhose Suite I: Métamorphose (Samuel Blaser)
04: Métamoprhose Suite II: Entre-Deux (Samuel Blaser)
05: Métamorphose Suite III: Métaphore (Samuel Blaser)
06: On 175th (Samuel Blaser)
07: La Vache (Samuel Blaser)

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CD:
€12.00 I M4a: €10.00
 

 

 

+ SAMUEL'S FULL DISCOGRAPHY 2000-2017


PENDING RELEASES:

Samuel Blaser & Gerry Hemingway: Oostum, No Business Records, Winter 2017
RTS Big Band feat. Samuel Blaser: Aquarelle, RTS, Winter 2017
Samuel Blaser with Marc Ducret & Peter Bruun: At Taktlos Zürich 2017, Hatology, Spring 2018
Samuel Blaser Quartet, Early in the Morning, Spring 2018
Samuel Blaser & Marc Ducret: Live in Rio de Janeiro, Hatology, Spring 2019
Samuel Blaser Solo: 18 monologues élastiques, TBR (special book edition including paintings, poems, pictures and documentary)

RELEASED & FEATURED ON:

2017
Spahni's Dub Dancers Collective, Love Overdue, 2017
La diagonale du cube, le tombeau de Poulenc, Yolk 2017

2016
Steady Engine, Rock U Steady, 2016
Big Mama trombone: Littlevillage 2016
Sébastien Boisseau: La musique de salon - Yolk 2016
Alban Darche: Pacific - Pépin & Plume 2016
J.A.S.S: Mix of Sun and Clouds - Yolk 2016
Stéphane Furic-Leibovici: Innerland - Arpa Viva 2016
Blake-Blaser-Sarin: Made in China - Fortune Records 2016
Bovet Brothers: It's time to go - Unit Records 2016

2015
Samuel Blaser Quartet: Spring Rain - Whirlwind Records 2015
Marc Ducret Trio: Métatonal - Ayler Records 2015
Billy Mintz: The 2 Bass Band… Live - Thirteen Notes 2015
J.A.S.S: Ajmilive, Vol. 10 (feat. John Hollenbeck, Alban Darche, Samuel Blaser & Sébastien Boisseau, AJMI 2015

2014
Lee Scratch Perry & Starkee: In Deep Space Vol. 1 - EP - WBR Prod 2014
Marcel & Solange: Tomates et parapluies - Tricollectif 2014

2013
Transit Room: Cypher - Jazzwerkstatt Records 2013
Spahni's Dub Dancers: Back to Ska - Spahni 2013
J.A.S.S: J.A.S.S - Yolk 2013
Samuel Blaser Consort in Motion: A Mirror to Machaut - Songlines 2013
Blaser/Delbecq/Hemingway: Fourth Landscape - Nuscope 2013

2012
François Houle Quintet + 1: Genera - Songlines 2012
Samuel Blaser Quartet: As The Sea - Hat Hut 2012
Michael Bates & Samuel Blaser Quintet: One From None - Fresh Sound 2012

2011
La Fanfare du Porc: Just Observing - OhMy 2011
Samuel Blaser & Paul Motian: Consort in Motion - Kind of Blue 2011
Samuel Blaser Quartet: Boundless - Hat Hut 2011

2010
Pierre Favre & Samuel Blaser: Vol à Voile - Intakt Records 2010
Gabriel Zufferey Quartet: Hear & Know - Bee Jazz 2010
Béatrice Graff: Transhumence - Altrisuoni 2010
Pierre Favre Ensemble: Le Voyage - Intakt Records 2010
Bruno Tocanne: 4 New Dreams - Instant Music 2010

2009
Samuel Blaser: Solo Bone - Slam Prod 2009

2008
Samuel Blaser Quartet: 7th Heaven - Between The Lines 2008
Hufflignon: Hufflignon - Clean Feed 2008
Braff Blaser Duo: Yay - Fresh Sound 2008
Samuel Blaser Quartet: Pieces of Old Sky - Clean Feed 2008

2007
Animal Forum: Animal Forum - Self released 2007
Julien Revilloud Trio: Le premier - Self released 2007
Larsen Rupin: Procès Verbal - Self released 2007
Alain Tissot: Pinocchio - Altrisuoni 2007

2005
Bovet Quintet: KWA - Altrisuoni 2005
Gustav: Ultravista - Musikvertrieb 2005

2004
Spahni's Dub Dancers: Sunny Spot - Self released 2004
Lee Scratch Perry & the White Belly Rats: Fight to the Finish - Damp Productions 2004
Lee Scratch Perry & the White Belly Rats: Panic in Babylon - Damp Productions 2004
Mya N: Break Away - BMG 2004
Aeby Blaser Quartet: Rêves… - YVP 2004

2003
The International Festival Big Band goes "Vienna Art": Generations 2002 - Generecords 2003
Moonraisers: Goes Around - Damp Prod 2003
Moonraisers: Human - Damp Prod 2003
Pa'latimba: La Casita Loca - Self released 2003
Swiss Jazz School Big Band: Shades of Time - TCB 2003

2002
Simon Gerber: Simon Gerber - Disques Offices 2002
Mya N: Little Mary - Brambus Rec 2002

2001
Int. Jazztreffen Frauenfeld - Generecords 2001

2000
Förderpreis Band: Generations 2000