John Zorn

From Simple English Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
John Zorn
John Zorn.jpg
Background information
Also known asDekoboko Hajime, Rav Tzizit
Born (1953-09-02) September 2, 1953 (age 68)
New York City, New York, USA
GenresAvant-garde/experimental music
Occupation(s)Composer, producer
InstrumentsSaxophone, clarinet, flute, guitar, keyboards, double bass, drums, percussion, theremin
Years active1973-present
LabelsTzadik, Avant, DIW, Elektra Nonesuch, Earache, Hat Hut, Shimmy-Disc, Eva, Toy's Factory, Nato, Lumina, Black Saint, Subharmonic, Parachute, Yukon, Rift
Associated actsNaked City, Masada, Painkiller, Hemophiliac, Weird Little Boy, Lou Reed, Laurie Anderson

John Zorn (born September 2, 1953 in New York City, New York, United states[1]) is an American avant-garde composer, arranger, record producer, saxophonist and multi-instrumentalist. He is collaborated with Lou Reed, Weird Little Boy, Laurie Anderson and others.

References[change | change source]

  1. Allmusic biography Online