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Anthony Braxton Quartet, East Berlin 1985

Posted in Anthony Braxton, clips, jazz with tags , , , , , , , on December 30, 2011 by crownpropeller

While checking Youtube for footage of Anthony Braxton, I saw that someone uploaded a video allegedly showing the Anthony Braxton Quartet 1985 in Berlin. But in fact that video shows Braxton’s group with Hugh Ragin 1981 in Hamburg. So I dived deep into my large box of old VHS videos and came up with the old TV broadcast from the GDR TV station that really shows the 1985 quartet at the Friedrichstadtpalast in East Berlin on June 21, 1985.

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