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Sirone (musician)

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Norris Jones, better known as Sirone September 28, 1940 – October 21, 2009 was an American jazz bassist and composer


  • 1 Biography
  • 2 Discography
    • 21 As leader
    • 22 As sideman
  • 3 References
  • 4 External links


Born in Atlanta, Georgia, Sirone worked in Atlanta late in the 1950s and early in the 1960s with "The Group" alongside George Adams; he also recorded with R&B musicians such as Sam Cooke and Smokey Robinson He moved to New York City in the middle of the 1960s, where he co-founded the "Untraditional Jazz Improvisational Team" with Dave Burrell He also worked with Marion Brown, Gato Barbieri, Pharoah Sanders, Noah Howard, Sonny Sharrock, Sunny Murray, Albert Ayler, Archie Shepp, and Sun Ra

He co-founded the Revolutionary Ensemble with Leroy Jenkins and Frank Clayton in 1971; Jerome Cooper later replaced Clayton in the ensemble, which was active for much of the decade In the 1970s and early 1980s Sirone recorded with Clifford Thornton, Roswell Rudd, Dewey Redman, Cecil Taylor, and Walt Dickerson

In the 1980s, he was member of Phalanx, a group with guitarist James "Blood" Ulmer, drummer Rashied Ali, and tenor saxophonist George Adams

From 1989 he lived in Berlin, Germany where he was active with his group 'Concord' with Ben Abarbanel-Wolff and Ulli Bartel He was involved in theater, film, and was a practicing Buddhist

He died on October 21, 2009


As leader

  • 1978: Artistry Of The Cosmos with James Newton, Don Moye, Muneer Bernard Fennell
  • 1982: Life Rays Soul Note with Walt Dickerson/Andrew Cyrille
  • 2003: Sirone's Concord Not Two Records
  • 2005: Live Atavistic Records
  • 2005: Configuration Silkheart Records with Billy Bang

As sideman

With Billy Bang

  • Valve No 10 Soul Note, 1988

With Gato Barbieri

  • 1967: In Search of the Mystery ESP-Disk

With Marion Brown

  • 1966: Why Not ESP-Disk
  • 1966: Three for Shepp Impulse!

With Dave Burrell

  • 1968: High Won-High Two Black Lion

With Walt Dickerson

  • Life Rays Soul Note, 1982

With Zusaan Kali Fasteau

  • 2004: Making Waves Flying Note

With Charles Gayle

  • 1988: Always Born Silkheart
  • 1988: Homeless Silkheart
  • 1988: Spirits Before Silkheart
  • 2003: Shout! Cleanfeed

With Noah Howard

  • 1969: The Black Ark Freedom

with William Parker

  • Requiem SplascH, 2006 – with Charles Gayle

With Phalanx

  • 1987: Original Phalanx DIW Records
  • 1988: In Touch DIW

With Dewey Redman

  • 1973: The Ear of the Behearer Impulse!
  • 1974: Coincide Impulse!

With Revolutionary Ensemble

  • 1972: Vietnam 1 & 2 ESP-Disk
  • 1972: Manhattan Cycles India Navigation
  • 1975: The People's Republic A&M Records
  • 1975: The Psyche Mutable Music
  • 1977: The Revolutionary Ensemble Recorded Live At Moosham Castle Inner City Records
  • 2004: And Now Pi Recordings

With Pharoah Sanders

  • Izipho Zam My Gifts Strata-East, 1969

With Sonny Sharrock

  • Black Woman Vortex, 1969

With Cecil Taylor

  • 1974: Spring of Two Blue J's Unit Core
  • 1978: One Too Many Salty Swift and Not Goodbye hat Hut
  • 1978: 3 Phasis New World
  • 1978: Cecil Taylor Unit New World
  • 1993: Always a Pleasure FMP


  1. ^ a b c d e f Sirone Allmusic
  2. ^ a b "Sirone, 'Revolutionary' Bassist, Dies" Nprorg Retrieved 30 November 2017 
  3. ^ John Fordham Obituary, The Guardian, 9 November 2009
  4. ^ "Artistry - Sirone - Songs, Reviews, Credits" AllMusic Retrieved 30 November 2017 

External links

  • Discography of Sirone recordings

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