Rahsaan Roland Kirk was an American jazz multi-instrumentalist who played tenor saxophone, flute, and many other instruments. He was renowned for his onstage vitality, during which virtuoso improvisation was accompanied by comic banter, political ranting, and the ability to play several instruments simultaneously.
Jan 17, · Rahsaan Roland Kirk is a unique jazz musician with excellent compositions, bringing a big smile to my face as this man clearly knows how to combine fun and seriousness without succumbing to one or the other/5(2).
Song information for Blacknuss - Rahsaan Roland Kirk on AllMusic. Song information for Blacknuss - Rahsaan Roland Kirk on AllMusic The Rahsaan Roland Kirk Anthology. Rhino: Spirits Up Above: The Anthology - The Atlantic Years
Jun 18, · Spirits up Above is a welcome addition to Rahsaan's gradually expanding posthumous discography. Its title track, which features the Roland Kirk Spirit Choir, comes from Volunteered Slavery, the album containing most of his quintet's dazzling performance at Newport /