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Brotherhood of Breath

The Dedication Orchestra
The South African jazz group the Brotherhood of Breath was founded after the dissolution of the musically and culturally groundbreaking Blue Notes in the 1960s. Like the Blue Notes, the Brotherhood of Breath boasted a multiracial lineup that challenged repressive South African apartheid laws. But to declare that fact as the two groups' only lasting legacy is to do them a disservice, for both the Blue Notes and Brotherhood of Breath were capable of composing and performing complex, challenging, inspirational, and engaging jazz music that blended free jazz with post-bop, big band, and South African jazz influences.

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Discography

Bremen to Bridgewater

Bremen to Bridgewater

Cuneiform Records
2004

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Bremen to Bridgwater

Bremen to Bridgwater

Cuneiform Records
2004

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Bremen to Bridgewater

Bremen to Bridgewater

Musea Records
2001

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Travelling Somewhere

Cuneiform Records
2001

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