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Ambient & Drone Music
 
Beuger / Jurg Frey: Dedalus Beuger / Jurg Frey:
Dedalus

(Potlatch -- France )

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The Dedalus Ensemble performs Wandelweiser member's compositions with the composers, presenting two works by Antoine Beuger and one by Jurg Frey in the Ancienne Brasserie Bouchoule, an exhibition room run by Les Instants Chavires.

Corner, Philip: Satie Slowly [2 CDs] Corner, Philip:
Satie Slowly [2 CDs]

(Unseen Worlds -- USA )

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Composer Philip Corner takes on Satie's piano works with an emphasis on pacing, allowing the pieces to develop their beautiful lyricism; 17 pieces over two CDs, including "Gymonpedies", "Ogives", "Fanfares of the Rose+Cross", &c.

Cornford / Rodgers: Turned Moment, weighting Cornford / Rodgers:
Turned Moment, weighting

(Another Timbre -- Great Britain )

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Sound artist Stephen Cornford performs realtime feedback treatment of pianist Samuel Rodgers, creating tense and spacious sound works, intensifying Rodgers' sparse keyboard work.

Edwards, Michael: For Rei As A Doe (for piano and computer) Edwards, Michael:
For Rei As A Doe (for piano and computer)

(Aural Terrains -- Greece/UK )

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UK Composer Michael Edwards wrote these quiet compositions using his "slippery chicken" software, originally written as a challenge to pianist Rei Nakamura, in contrast to his technical skills, instead requiring pensive accuracy over a steady line of quiet chords.

Encomiast: Encomiast Encomiast:
Encomiast

(Lens Records -- USA )

Price: $12.95

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Feldman, Morton: For Bunita Marcus Feldman, Morton:
For Bunita Marcus

(Hat [now] ART -- Switzerland )

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Feldman's 1985 solo piano composition for Feldman's pupil and long-time associate, from a 1990 digital recording remastered for this new edition.

Feldman, Morton: Patterns in a Chromatic Field Feldman, Morton:
Patterns in a Chromatic Field

(Tzadik -- USA )

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Feldman, Morton: Piano And String Quartet Feldman, Morton:
Piano And String Quartet

(Bridge Records -- USA )

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Composed two years before his death, Feldman's "Piano and String Quartet" is a wonderfully impressionistic piece that moves slowly, rendered beautifully by Vicki Ray and the Eclipse Quartet.

Feldman, Morton: Piano, Violin, Viola, Cello Feldman, Morton:
Piano, Violin, Viola, Cello

(Bridge Records -- USA )

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Minimalist composer Morton Feldman's final and beautifully unfolding composition from 1987, "Piano, Violin, Viola, Cello", performed by Aleck Karis (piano), Curtis Macomber (voilin), Danielle Farina (viola) and Christopher Finckel (cello).

Heasley, Tom / Toss Panos: Passages Heasley, Tom / Toss Panos:
Passages

(Full Bleed Music -- USA )

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Tonal tuba player Heasley's 4th CD, an atmopsheric duo with drummer Toss Panos recorded livat at Tossimo's, North Hollywood in 2006.

Heasley, Tom: Desert Triptych Heasley, Tom:
Desert Triptych

(Farfield Records -- Great Britain )

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Heasley, Tom: On the Sensations of Tone Heasley, Tom:
On the Sensations of Tone

(Innova -- USA )

Price: $12.95

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Heasley, Tom: Where the Earth Meets the Sky Heasley, Tom:
Where the Earth Meets the Sky

(Hypnos -- USA )

Price: $12.95

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Hennies, Nick: Work Hennies, Nick:
Work

(Quakebasket -- USA )

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A solo album from Louisville, KY percussionist and composer Nick Hennies, including "Settle" for vibraphone (3 players) and "Expenditures" for vibraphone & ensemble; extended and immersive works of a hypnotic and psychoacoustic nature.

If Thousands: Lullaby If Thousands:
Lullaby

(Silber -- USA )

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If Thousands present a beautiful blanket of sound recorded as a soundtrack for falling asleep. Quite beautiful and soothing. Fans of Godspeed You Black Emperor and Stars of the lid should love this one.

Ishida, Naoki: Tone Redust Ishida, Naoki:
Tone Redust

(Quasi Pop -- Great Britain )

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Tone Redust [Used Item]

(Quasi Pop -- Great Britain )

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Jerman, Jeph: Psaltery Jerman, Jeph:
Psaltery

(no label -- USA )

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A psaltery is a type of zither, often played with a bow; Jerman does not explain his sources, but using analog cassette, micro-cassette and 4-track digital recorders he creates a series of rich drones and entrancing works of sound.

Jerman, Jeph: Quo Modo Deum Jerman, Jeph:
Quo Modo Deum

(No Label -- USA )

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"Quo Modo Deum" translates to 'This is the way of God', which sound artist Jeph Jerman invokes through a 2 CD release starting with intoning bells, proceeding through six recordings of minimal drones of varying character.

Machinefabriek: Duotoon Machinefabriek:
Duotoon

(Machinefabriek -- The Netherlands )

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Machinefabriek (Rutger Zuydervelt) in an EP of a long sine save compositions that creates a minimally moving piece of consonance and dissonance using beautifully recorded tones.

Meelkop, Roel : 5(zwischenfaelle) Meelkop, Roel :
5(zwischenfaelle)

(Auf Abwegen -- Germany )

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Dutch electronic artists Roel Meelkop compressed 5 soundscape originally devleoped for installations into dense yet starkly beautiful minimal works.

MWVM: Rotations MWVM:
Rotations

(Silber Media -- USA )

Price: $10.95

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Indie-ambient debut of guitar manipulation, layered drones, & electronics in the vein of early Remora & Aarktica.

Naoshima / Takeda / Kawasaki / Takeuchi / Koike / Kawaguchi / Totsuka: Septet Naoshima / Takeda / Kawasaki / Takeuchi / Koike / Kawaguchi / Totsuka:
Septet

(Ftarri/Improvised Music from Japan -- Japan )

Price: $16.95

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Niblock, Phil: Touch Three Niblock, Phil:
Touch Three

(Touch -- Great Britain )

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Paul, Ashley: D.O.L. Paul, Ashley:
D.O.L.

(R.E.L. Records -- USA )

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Saxophonist/multi-instrumentalist Ashley Paul's debut sounds like a minimalist psycho-acoustic experiment of sustained horns, subtle shifts of tone color, swelling with sustaining bowed bells and percussion, and subliminal vocals; a mysterious and beautiful release.

Pisaro, Michael: Closed Categories in Cartesian Worlds Pisaro, Michael:
Closed Categories in Cartesian Worlds

(Gravity Wave -- USA )

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Michael Pisaro & Greg Stuart collaborate on a work scored for bowed crotales and sine tones in 4 large pieces, a challenging work that provide hallucinatory overtones that shift with the listener's perspective.

Radigue, Eliane: Transamorem - Transmortem Radigue, Eliane:
Transamorem - Transmortem

(Important Records -- USA )

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Radigue premiered this work at NYC's The Kitchen in 1974, a large installation work where 4 sources play this monophonic recording as listeners are affected by subtle frequency variations as they move about the space.

Rameses III : Honey Rose  <i>[Used Item]</i> Rameses III :
Honey Rose [Used Item]

(Important Records -- USA )

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Robert, Jocelyn: Folie / Culture Robert, Jocelyn:
Folie / Culture

(Recommended Records -- Great Britain )

Price: $12.00

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Somnaphon: Automatic Writings Volume 1 Somnaphon:
Automatic Writings Volume 1

(ACK Recordings -- USA )

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A compilation of various unreleased songs, remixes and compilation appearances from Somnaphon (A. Traeger), a varied and eclectic exploration of Somnaphon's work.

Triac (Tatone / Seracini / Polidoro): In A Room Triac (Tatone / Seracini / Polidoro):
In A Room

(Laminal -- Russia )

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Triac is an electronic music trio from Italy formed in the end of 2011 by Rossano Polidoro, Marco Seracini and Augusto Tatone, using laptop, fisa, electric bass, piano synth to investigate minimal ambient music.

Ullmann, Jakob: fremde zeit addendum 4 Ullmann, Jakob:
fremde zeit addendum 4

(Edition Rz -- Germany )

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An extract from Berlin composer Jakob Ullman's 2012 3-CD box set on Edition Rz, presenting "solo III for organ" (1992/1993), an hour long work of tone and tension performed by Hans-Peter Schulz at the Big Organ in Abteikirche Neresheim.

Verga, Giampaolo: Fadensonnen Verga, Giampaolo:
Fadensonnen

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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"Fadensonnen" presents 7 minimal electronic pieces for electronics, violin and voice, nuanced and subtle pieces that use timbre and spatial properties to great effect.

Zeitkratzer: Alvin Lucier: Old School Zeitkratzer: Alvin Lucier:
Old School

(Zeitkratzer -- Germany )

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Zeitkratzer peforms the works of American minimalist Alvin Lucier in works of ringing overtones, a singing piano, a thrilling concert triangle, pencils on little objects, &c.

Sharp, Elliott + Scott Fields: Akra Kampoj Sharp, Elliott + Scott Fields:
Akra Kampoj

(New Atlantis -- USA )

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Using mostly unprocessed electric guitars, the duo of Elliott Sharp and Scott Fields' latest release presents eight dueling guitar works using dynamic, angular tones and textures, from extremely aggressive work to clean avant-jazz with twisted technical intent.

Nakatani, Tatsuya: Gong Nakatani, Tatsuya:
Gong

(Nakatani-Kobo -- USA )

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Compositions on fourteen gongs performed and recorded by Tatsuya Nakatani during the winters of 2014 and 2015, 6 untitled works of powerful tones evoked from these large instruments using bows and mallets, each slowly unfolding and enveloping the listener.

Basinski, William & Richard Chartier: Divertissment [VINYL] Basinski, William & Richard Chartier:
Divertissment [VINYL]

(Important Records -- USA )

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Minimalist composer William Basinski and sound artist Richard Chartier use electronics, piano, analog tape loops, and short-wave radio to evoke a dense atmosphere suggesting hundreds of years of history rising up from the depths of a reverberating cathedral.

Pinkcourtesyphone (Richard Chartier): Sentimental Something [VINYL] Pinkcourtesyphone (Richard Chartier):
Sentimental Something [VINYL]

(Important Records -- USA )

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Pinkcourtesyphone (Richard Chartier) in a "sonic love note of smudged ink", with Evelina Domnitch on theremin, for an album of dark minimal soundscapes that move at an exquisitely slow pace, allowing the subtle details to envelop the listener.

Core, The: Party Core, The:
Party

(Moserobie Music -- Sweden )

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Norway's The Core quintet, great modern jazz in an updated look at 60's styles in the mode of Herbie Hancock, Dextor Gordon or Miles, the evolution of "the cool" in five superb compositions.

Cosottini / Melani / Miano / Pisani: Cardinal Cosottini / Melani / Miano / Pisani:
Cardinal

(Impressus Records -- USA )

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The quartet of Cosottini, Melano, Pisani, Miano (EAQuartet Electroacoustic) in compositions referring to the 4 cardinal map points using graphic scores, games, open readings, &c.

Farmers By Nature: Out Of This World's Distortions Farmers By Nature:
Out Of This World's Distortions

(Aum Fidelity -- USA )

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The collective trio of drummer Gerald Cleaver, bassist William Parker, and pianist Craig Taborn in an album referencing the beauty that withstands despite the ravages set upon the world.

Ibarra, Susie  / Assif Tsahar: Home Cookin' Ibarra, Susie / Assif Tsahar:
Home Cookin'

(Hopscotch Records -- USA )

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The first Hopscotch release from the then husband/wife duo of wind player Assif Tsahar and drummer Susie Ibarra, lyrical and textural powerfully woven improvisation.

Jordan, Kidd / Drake, Hamid / Parker, William: Palm of Soul Jordan, Kidd / Drake, Hamid / Parker, William:
Palm of Soul

(Aum Fidelity -- USA )

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Knowles, Alison / Shimada, Taketo  : Fluxsweet <i>[Used Item]</i> Knowles, Alison / Shimada, Taketo :
Fluxsweet [Used Item]

(Rossbin -- Italy )

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Moslang, Norbert: Lat_Nc_ Moslang, Norbert:
Lat_Nc_

(For4Ears -- Austria )

Price: $14.95

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Nagl, Max / Bernstein, Steve / Akchote, Noel / Jones, Brad: Big Four Nagl, Max / Bernstein, Steve / Akchote, Noel / Jones, Brad:
Big Four

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

Price: $16.95

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Necks, The: Silent Night Necks, The:
Silent Night

(Fish of Milk -- Australia )

Price: $23.95

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Parker, William: Double Sunrise Over Neptune Parker, William:
Double Sunrise Over Neptune

(Aum Fidelity -- USA )

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An orchestral work premiered at the 2007 Vision Festival XII with an excellent lineup performing a work based on William Parker's concept of universal tonality.

Ratkje, Maja: Voice [VINYL LP + CD] Ratkje, Maja:
Voice [VINYL LP + CD]

(Rune Grammofon -- Norway )

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Composer, singer, electronic manipulator, violinist and theremin player Maja Solveig Kjelstrup Ratkje released this, her debut album, on CD in 2002, now available again on vinyl LP.

Aarktica: In Sea Remixes Aarktica:
In Sea Remixes

(Silber Media -- USA )

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Remixes of the entire "In Sea" album by Ramses III, Landing, ThisQuietArmy, Mason Jones, Keith Canisus (Rumskib), Yellow6, Declining Winter (Richard of Hood), Suckers, &c. &c.

Chvad SB: Crickets Were the Compass Chvad SB:
Crickets Were the Compass

(Silber -- USA )

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Chvad SB of Things Outside The Skin, Tongue Muzzle, &c in album of ambient drone lament, composed of abstract passages, at times dissonant & at other times melodic, but always with interesting intention.

Johnson, James / Robert Scott Thompson: Forgotten Places Johnson, James / Robert Scott Thompson:
Forgotten Places

(Zero Music -- Canada )

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Knob A Siesta: In My Head There Is Silence And A Hula-Hula Girl Dancing To A Make-Believe Tune [VINY Knob A Siesta:
In My Head There Is Silence And A Hula-Hula Girl Dancing To A Make-Believe Tune [VINYL]

(Tonometer -- Denmark )

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Lunt: Water Belongs to the Night Lunt:
Water Belongs to the Night

(Tremens Archives / We Are Unique! -- France )

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French musican and sound engineer Gilles Deles's darkly beautiful album based on loops, drones, glitches, all done with electric guitar, without laptop, through the scope of improvisation.

McClure, Darren : Softened Edges McClure, Darren :
Softened Edges

(The Land Of -- USA )

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Compositions based on field recording stretched, slowed or processed into soundscapes expressing McClure's interest in time and space.

My Fun: Sonorine My Fun:
Sonorine

(The Land Of -- USA )

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Northern Valentine: The Distance Brings Us Closer Northern Valentine:
The Distance Brings Us Closer

(Silber Media -- USA )

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Minimalist ambient work from Robert & Amy Brown, who have been recording and performing since '97, creating heartfelt, soulful & affecting sound.

Pitre, Duane: Feel Free: Live at Cafe OTO [VINYL] Pitre, Duane:
Feel Free: Live at Cafe OTO [VINYL]

(Important Records -- USA )

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Duane Pitre's Feel Free is a generative music system, a sound bank with a computer and here with five strings players--James Blackshaw, Guillaume Viltard, Jennifer Allum, Oliver Barrett, Jesse Sparhawk-- performing at Cafe Oto during Pitre's 2012 European solo tour.

Palestine, Charlemagne : Organo Rinascimentale Non Temperato Palestine, Charlemagne :
Organo Rinascimentale Non Temperato

(Angelica -- Italy )

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In 2004 Charlegmane Palestine updated his 1977 work "Schlingen Blangen", a piece that could be played for days nonstop in "sonic constant chemical acoustic + architectural evolution + transformation in space", here in the version from that year's Angelica Festival.

Ranaldo, Lee: Ambient Loop for Vancouver Ranaldo, Lee:
Ambient Loop for Vancouver

(Important Records -- USA )

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An hypnotic and lyrical long-form composition from guitarist Lee Ranaldo with contributions from Alan Licht on guitar, Christian Marclay on turntables, and William Hooker on drums, a beautifully shifting and unusually punctuated work of gorgeous sound.

 


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Schmickler, Marcus / Tilbury, John: Variety

Parker, William: Double Sunrise Over Neptune

Triac (Tatone / Seracini / Polidoro): In A Room

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