Performance (Quartet) 1979

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Performance (Quartet) 1979
Performance (Quartet) 1979.jpg
Live album by Anthony Braxton
Released 1981
Recorded September 1, 1979
Venue Willisau Jazz Festival, Switzerland
Genre Jazz
Length 71:14
Label hatART
Producer Werner X. Uehlinger
Anthony Braxton chronology
One in Two – Two in One
Performance (Quartet) 1979
Anthony Braxton / Robert Schumann String Quartet

Performance (Quartet) 1979 is a live album by American composer and saxophonist Anthony Braxton recorded in Switzerland in 1979 and released on the hatART label.[1][2] The album has also been issued as Performance 9/1/79 and Performance for Quartet.


The Allmusic review awarded the album 3 stars.[3]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[3]
The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide 5/5 stars[4]

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Anthony Braxton.

  1. "Part I" - 36:48
  2. "Part II" - 34:26



  1. ^ Anthony Braxton discography accessed December 15, 2011
  2. ^ Filippo, R., Enciclopedia del Jazz: Anthony Braxton accessed November 3, 2016
  3. ^ a b Allmusic Review accessed December 15, 2011
  4. ^ Swenson, J. (Editor) (1985). The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide. USA: Random House/Rolling Stone. p. 29. ISBN 0-394-72643-X.