Albums The Best Cecil Taylor Albums of All Time  

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List of the best Cecil Taylor albums, including pictures of the album covers when available. This Cecil Taylor discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Cecil Taylor albums can be found at the top of the list. To make it easy for you, we haven't included Cecil Taylor singles, EPs, or compilations, so everything you see here should only be studio albums. If you think the greatest Cecil Taylor album isn't high enough on the list, then be sure to vote for it so it receives the credit it deserves. Make sure you don't just vote for critically acclaimed albums; if you have a favorite Cecil Taylor album, then vote it up, even if it's not necessarily the most popular.

If you want to know, "What is the Best Cecil Taylor album of all time?" or "What are the top Cecil Taylor albums?" then this list will answer your questions. This list below has a variety of albums in it, from Momentum Space to Leaf Palm Hand.

This list of popular Cecil Taylor CDs has been voted on by music fans around the world, so the order of this list isn't just one person's opinion. Use this list to build your own just like it that fits your opinions of where everything should be ranked.
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Unit Structures is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Cecil Taylor Albums of All Time
Cecil Taylor

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Momentum Space is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Cecil Taylor Albums of All Time
Dewey Redman, Cecil Taylor, Elvin Jones

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The World of Cecil Taylor is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Cecil Taylor Albums of All Time

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Jazz Advance is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Cecil Taylor Albums of All Time
Cecil Taylor

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Conquistador! is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Cecil Taylor Albums of All Time
Cecil Taylor

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The Cecil Taylor Unit is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Cecil Taylor Albums of All Time
Cecil Taylor

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3 Phasis is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Cecil Taylor Albums of All Time
Cecil Taylor

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In Florescence is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Cecil Taylor Albums of All Time
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For Olim is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Cecil Taylor Albums of All Time

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Winged Serpent (Sliding Quadra... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Cecil Taylor Albums of All Time

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Cecil Taylor All Stars Featuri... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Cecil Taylor Albums of All Time

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The Owner of the River Bank is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Cecil Taylor Albums of All Time

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Spring of Two Blue J's is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Cecil Taylor Albums of All Time

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Embraced is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Cecil Taylor Albums of All Time

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Fly! Fly! Fly! Fly! Fly! is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Cecil Taylor Albums of All Time

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Calling It the 8th is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Cecil Taylor Albums of All Time

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The Eighth is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Cecil Taylor Albums of All Time

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Indent is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Cecil Taylor Albums of All Time

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Legba Crossing is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Cecil Taylor Albums of All Time
Cecil Taylor

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New York City R is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Cecil Taylor Albums of All Time

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Looking Ahead! is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Cecil Taylor Albums of All Time
The Cecil Taylor Quartet

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Air is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Cecil Taylor Albums of All Time

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The Complete Candid Recordings... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Cecil Taylor Albums of All Time

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Iwontunwonsi: Live at Sweet Ba... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Cecil Taylor Albums of All Time

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Qu'a: Live at the Irridium Vol... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Cecil Taylor Albums of All Time