Musician & Composer

Discography

John Surman Albums on ECM as Leader

ECM 2266, 279 8108 John Surman Saltash Bells (CD, Album) ECM Records, ECM Records ECM 2266, 279 8108 Germany 2012
ECM 2046, 270 1112 John Surman Brewster’s Rooster (Album) ECM Records, ECM Records ECM 2046, 270 1112 Germany 2009
ECM 1986, 171 5540 John Surman / Howard Moody John Surman / Howard Moody - Rain On The Window (CD, Album) ECM Records, ECM Records ECM 1986, 171 5540 Germany 2008
ECM 1956, 172 3586 John Surman The Spaces In Between (CD, Album) ECM Records, ECM Records ECM 1956, 172 3586 Germany 2007
ECM 1802, 017 065-2 John Surman Free And Equal (CD, Album) ECM Records, ECM Records ECM 1802, 017 065-2 Germany 2003
ECM 1796, 016 376-2 John Surman / Jack DeJohnette John Surman / Jack DeJohnette - Invisible Nature (Album) ECM Records, ECM Records ECM 1796, 016 376-2 Germany 2002
ECM 1702, 543 033-2 John Surman Coruscating (Album) ECM Records, ECM Records ECM 1702, 543 033-2 Germany 2000
ECM 1639, 537 799-2 John Surman Proverbs And Songs (CD, Album) ECM Records, ECM Records ECM 1639, 537 799-2 Germany 1997
ECM 1528, 523 749-2 John Surman A Biography Of The Rev. Absalom Dawe (CD, Album) ECM Records, ECM Records ECM 1528, 523 749-2 Germany 1995
ECM 1553, 527 120-2 John Surman / Karin Krog / Terje Rypdal / Vigleik Storaas John Surman / Karin Krog / Terje Rypdal / Vigleik Storaas - Nordic Quartet (CD, Album) ECM Records, ECM Records ECM 1553, 527 120-2 Germany 1995
ECM 1478, 517 362-2 John Surman / John Warren John Surman / John Warren - The Brass Project (Album) ECM Records, ECM Records ECM 1478, 517 362-2 Germany 1993
ECM 1463, 511 981-2 John Surman Adventure Playground (CD, Album) ECM Records, ECM Records ECM 1463, 511 981-2 Germany 1992
ECM 1418, 843 849-2 John Surman Road To Saint Ives (Album) ECM Records, ECM Records ECM 1418, 843 849-2 Germany 1990
ECM 1366, 835 780-1 John Surman Private City (Album) ECM Records, ECM Records ECM 1366, 835 780-1 Germany 1988
ECM 1295, 825 407-1 John Surman Withholding Pattern (Album) ECM Records, ECM Records ECM 1295, 825 407-1 Germany 1985
ECM 1254, 810 621-1 John Surman Such Winters Of Memory (Album) ECM Records, ECM Records ECM 1254, 810 621-1 Germany 1983
ECM 1193 John Surman The Amazing Adventures Of Simon Simon (Album) ECM Records ECM 1193 Germany 1981
ECM 1148 John Surman Upon Reflection (Album) ECM Records ECM 1148 Germany 1979

Other Albums featuring John Surman

GRCD4459 John Surman / Bergen Big Band John Surman / Bergen Big Band - Another Sky (CD, Album) Grappa GRCD4459 Norway 2014
MR20, MR 20 Karin Krog & John Surman Karin Krog & John Surman - Songs About This And That (CD, Album) Meantime Records (2), Meantime Records (2) MR20, MR 20 Norway 2013
LOS 105-2 Rainbow Band (2), The , Directed by John Surman Rainbow Band (2), The , Directed by John Surman - The Rainbow Band Sessions (CD, Album) Losen Records LOS 105-2 Norway 2011
RUNE 315/316 John Surman Flashpoint: NDR Jazz Workshop – April ’69 (CD, Album + DVD-V, Mono) Cuneiform Records RUNE 315/316 Germany 2011
ECM 2046, 270 1112 John Surman Brewster’s Rooster (Album) ECM Records, ECM Records ECM 2046, 270 1112 Germany 2009
GRCD 4249 Liv Dommersnes / Karin Krog Og John Surman Liv Dommersnes / Karin Krog Og John Surman - Wildenvey I Ord Og Toner (CD, Album) Grappa GRCD 4249 Norway 2007
Rune 200 John Surman Way Back When (CD, Album, RM) Cuneiform Records Rune 200 UK 2005
GRCD 4212 Bergen Big Band, Karin Krog Directed By John Surman Bergen Big Band, Karin Krog Directed By John Surman - Seagull (CD, Album) Grappa GRCD 4212 Norway 2005
100042 John Surman Apartment #5C (CD, Album) MK2 Music 100042 France 2002
MR9 Karin Krog & John Surman Karin Krog & John Surman - Bluesand (CD, Album) Meantime Records (2) MR9 Norway 1999
ECM 1664, 557 650-2 Misha Alperin* W/ John Surman Misha Alperin* W/ John Surman - First Impression (CD, Album) ECM Records, ECM Records ECM 1664, 557 650-2 Germany 1999
NEE CD 303 Trio, The Featuring John Surman Trio, The Featuring John Surman - The Dawn Sessions (2xCD, Comp, RM) Sequel Records NEE CD 303 UK 1999
NEE CD 302 John Surman, John McLaughlin, Karl Berger, Stu Martin, Dave Holland John Surman, John McLaughlin, Karl Berger, Stu Martin, Dave Holland - John Surman And Friends, The Dawn Sessions (2xCD, Comp, RE) Sequel Records NEE CD 302 UK 1999
ECM 1641, 539 888-2 Anouar Brahem / John Surman / Dave Holland Anouar Brahem / John Surman / Dave Holland - Thimar (Album) ECM Records, ECM Records ECM 1641, 539 888-2 Germany 1998
MR6 Karin Krog, Den Norske Strykekvartett, Einar Henning Smebye, Mats Berglund, John Surman Karin Krog, Den Norske Strykekvartett, Einar Henning Smebye, Mats Berglund, John Surman - Huskonsert I Aurskog – Musikk Av Og Etter Anders Heyerdahl (CD, Album) Meantime Records (2) MR6 Norway 1996
ECM 1502, 519 073-2 John Abercrombie, Marc Johnson (2), Peter Erskine W / John Surman John Abercrombie, Marc Johnson (2), Peter Erskine W / John Surman - November (Album) ECM Records, ECM Records ECM 1502, 519 073-2 Germany 1993
ECM 1488, 517 469-2 Paul Bley / Gary Peacock / Tony Oxley / John Surman Paul Bley / Gary Peacock / Tony Oxley / John Surman - In The Evenings Out There (Album) ECM Records, ECM Records ECM 1488, 517 469-2 Germany 1993
KCD 5037 Albert Mangelsdorff, John Surman Albert Mangelsdorff, John Surman - Room 1220 (CD, RE, Album) Konnex Records KCD 5037 Germany 1993
ah um 013 John Taylor (2) With John Surman John Taylor (2) With John Surman - Ambleside Days (CD, Album) Ah Um ah um 013 UK 1992
ECM 1365, 835 250-1 Paul Bley Quartet, The* w/ John Surman . Bill Frisell . Paul Motian Paul Bley Quartet, The* w/ John Surman . Bill Frisell . Paul Motian - The Paul Bley Quartet (LP, Album) ECM Records, ECM Records ECM 1365, 835 250-1 Germany 1988
ODIN LP 17 Karin Krog, John Surman Karin Krog, John Surman - Freestyle (Album) Odin ODIN LP 17 Norway 1986
GJ-39 Slide Hampton, John Surman, Barre Phillips, Stu Martin Slide Hampton, John Surman, Barre Phillips, Stu Martin - I Giganti Del Jazz 39 (Album) Curcio GJ-39 Italy 1981
ECM 1178, 2301 178, 2301178 Barre Phillips, Aina Kemanis, John Surman, Hervé Bourde, Claudia Phillips, Pierre Favre Barre Phillips, Aina Kemanis, John Surman, Hervé Bourde, Claudia Phillips, Pierre Favre - Music By … (LP, Album) ECM Records, ECM Records, ECM Records ECM 1178, 2301 178, 2301178 Germany 1981
2382 093 Karin Krog & John Surman Karin Krog & John Surman - Cloud Line Blue (Album) Polydor 2382 093 Germany 1979
SJ 106 John Surman / Stan Tracey John Surman / Stan Tracey - Sonatinas (LP) STEAM SJ 106 UK 1978
DNLS 3072 Stu Martin / John Surman Stu Martin / John Surman - Live At Woodstock Town Hall (Album) Dawn Records (2) DNLS 3072 UK 1975
SF 8433 Mike Westbrook Orchestra Featuring John Surman Mike Westbrook Orchestra Featuring John Surman - Citadel / Room 315 (Album) RCA SF 8433 UK 1975
OG400 Mike Osborne, Alan Skidmore, John Surman Mike Osborne, Alan Skidmore, John Surman - Ogun (LP) Ogun OG400 UK 1975
Moers Music 01006, momu 01006 John Surman Live At Moers Festival (LP, Album) Moers Music, Moers Music Moers Music 01006, momu 01006 Germany 1975
VJD 505/2 John Surman John Surman (Record 2) (LP, RE) Jazz Vogue VJD 505/2 UK 1974
VJD 505/1 John Surman John Surman (Record 1) (LP, RE) Jazz Vogue VJD 505/1 UK 1974
AN-7004 Morning Glory (2)John Surman, John Marshall, Terje Rypdal, Chris Laurence, John Taylor (2), Malcolm Griffiths Morning Glory (2)John Surman, John Marshall, Terje Rypdal, Chris Laurence, John Taylor (2), Malcolm Griffiths - Morning Glory (LP) Antilles AN-7004 US 1973
HELP 10 John Surman Westering Home (Album) Island Records HELP 10 UK 1972
ECS 2114 John SurmanAlan SkidmoreTony Oxley John SurmanAlan SkidmoreTony Oxley - Jazz In Britain ’68-’69 (Album) Decca Eclipse ECS 2114 UK 1972
DNLS 3018, DNLS.3018 John McLaughlin, Dave Holland, John Surman, Stu Martin, Karl Berger John McLaughlin, Dave Holland, John Surman, Stu Martin, Karl Berger - Where Fortune Smiles (Album) Dawn Records (2), Dawn Records (2) DNLS 3018, DNLS.3018 UK 1971
SML 1094 John Surman / John Warren John Surman / John Warren - Tales Of The Algonquin (Album) Deram SML 1094 UK 1971
CRM 751 Eddie Louiss*John SurmanDaniel Humair Eddie Louiss*John SurmanDaniel Humair - Our Kind Of Sabi (Album) MPS Records, BASF CRM 751 Germany 1970
GER 12 Michel Portal / John Surman / Barre Phillips / Stu Martin / Jean-Pierre Drouet Michel Portal / John Surman / Barre Phillips / Stu Martin / Jean-Pierre Drouet - Alors!!! (Album) Futura Records (2) GER 12 France 1970
SML-R 1045 John Surman How Many Clouds Can You See (Album) Deram SML-R 1045 UK 1970
15259 Karin KrogJohn SurmanAlbert MangelsdorffFrancy BolandNiels H.O. Pedersen*Daniel Humair Karin KrogJohn SurmanAlbert MangelsdorffFrancy BolandNiels H.O. Pedersen*Daniel Humair - Open Space (The Down Beat Poll Winners In Europe) (Album) MPS Records 15259 Germany 1969
SML 1030 John Surman John Surman (Album) DERAM SML 1030 UK 1969

Singles & EPs

ECM 1641/S Anouar Brahem / John Surman / Dave Holland Anouar Brahem / John Surman / Dave Holland - Al Hizam Al Dhahbi (CD, Single, Promo) ECM Records ECM 1641/S Germany 1998
DM 224 John Surman Obeah Wedding (7″, Single) Deram DM 224 UK 1969

Compilations

CMETD1433 John Surman Glancing Backwards The Dawn Anthology (3xCD, Comp) Sanctuary Records CMETD1433 UK 2006
rarumECM 8013 John Surman Rarum, Vol. 13: Selected Recordings (CD, Comp) ECM Records rarumECM 8013 Germany 2004
none John Surman The Amazing Adventures Of John Surman (CD, Comp) Musica Jazz none Italy 2001