Charlie Haden

Charlie Haden

jazz, bass, modern jazz, jazz bass, free jazz

Charles Edward "Charlie" Haden (August 6, 1937 – July 11, 2014) was an American jazz double bass player, known for his long association with saxophonist Ornette Coleman, pianist Keith Jarrett, and his Liberation Music Orchestra, a group he co-led with pianist Carla Bley. Haden was born in Shenandoah, Iowa, and was raised on a farm. His family was exceptionally musical; they performed together frequently on the radio, playing country music and American folk songs as the Haden Family Band.

Family & Friends: Rambling Boy [2008]
  • 1. Single Girl, Married Girl (2:39)
  • 2. Rambling Boy (2:58)
  • 3. 20/20 Vision (4:17)
  • 4. Wildwood Flower (3:35)
  • 5. Spiritual (6:15)
  • 6. Oh Take Me Back (2:20)
  • 7. You Win Again (3:13)
  • 8. The Fields of Atherenry (7:30)
  • 9. Ocean of Diamonds (3:39)
  • 10. He's Gone Away (4:33)
  • 11. A Voice From on High (4:16)
  • 12. Down by the Salley Gardens (4:31)
  • 13. Road of Broken Hearts (2:29)
  • 14. Is This America? (3:40)
  • 15. Tramp On The Street (4:58)
  • 16. Old Joe Clark (4:06)
  • 17. Seven Year Blues (2:42)
  • 18. Old Haden Family Show (1:43)
  • 19. Oh Shenandoah (3:49)