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Piano & Keyboards

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264 products
Abbott, Simeon & Mike Gennaro:  Meditations on First Abbott, Simeon & Mike Gennaro: Meditations on First

Label: Bug Incision Records
Product Code: 17447
Catalog Code: bim-56
Country: Canada

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A deft, athletic outing from Bug Incision regular Simeon Abbot on piano and drummer Mike Gennaro (Wrist Error, Gustafsson) recorded in two locations live in Montreal and Toronto.
Abrahams, Chris and Magda Mayas:  Gardener Abrahams, Chris and Magda Mayas: Gardener

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 17522
Catalog Code: RPR 1011
Country: USA

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"Four hands on one piano" from the duo of pianist Chris Abrahams (The Necks) and Magda Mayas, both improvising in Berlin at the Vivaldi Saal performance space using their piano, harpsichord, and harmonium.
Abrahams, Chris:  Memory Night Abrahams, Chris: Memory Night

Label: Room40
Product Code: 17659
Catalog Code: RM 453CD
Country: Australia

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Necks pianist and electronic artist in his 3rd solo release on Rookm40, mysterious late night recordings of great detail bringing acoustic and electronic sounds together in a furtive collaboration.
Abrams, Muhal Richard:  Vision Towards Essence Abrams, Muhal Richard: Vision Towards Essence

Label: Pi Recordings
Product Code: 08522
Catalog Code: PI 23
Country: USA

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Agnel, Sophie / Minton, Phil:  Tasting Agnel, Sophie / Minton, Phil: Tasting

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 08865
Catalog Code: at02
Country: UK

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Six mysterious soundscapes from Sophie Agnel's bowed, plucked, strummed and struck prepared piano timbres in duo with Minton's grunts, gurgles and growls.
Agnel, Sophie:  Capsizing Moments Agnel, Sophie: Capsizing Moments

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 11561
Catalog Code: 5004
Country: UK

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Sophie Agnel uses a startling array of objects and techniques in playing inside the prepared piano, demonstrated in these digital concerts recordings from 2008.
Akiyama, Tetuzi / Takuji Kawai:  Transition Akiyama, Tetuzi / Takuji Kawai: Transition

Label: Ftarri
Product Code: 15070
Catalog Code: ftarri-997
Country: Japan

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Eight duo improvisations on acoustic guitar and piano, with pianist Kawai preparing the piano with bolts, threads, &c. and Akiyama switching between prepared and slide guitar.
Applebaum, Mark :  Sock Monkey Applebaum, Mark : Sock Monkey

Label: Innova
Product Code: 10767
Catalog Code: Innova 706
Country: USA

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Composer Mark Applebaum in a mischievous release showing his broad scope of interests, performing with The Paul Dresher band, Meridian Ensemble, sfSound, &c. &c.
Ariel:  Origami Ariel: Origami

Label: Kadima
Product Code: 11488
Catalog Code: KCR 12
Country: Israel

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Piano prodigy Ariel, performing complex jazz compositions at the age of 9 (!) with infuences from Matthew Shipp, John Hicks, Kirk Lightsey, Uri Caine, Aaron Goldberg, &c.
Ariel:  Origami <i>[Used Item]</i> Ariel: Origami [Used Item]

Label: Kadima
Product Code: 18539
Catalog Code: KCR 12
Country: Israel

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Piano prodigy Ariel, performing complex jazz compositions at the age of 9 (!) with infuences from Matthew Shipp, John Hicks, Kirk Lightsey, Uri Caine, Aaron Goldberg, &c.
Arnal, Jeff / Beeferman, Gordon:  Bodies of Water Arnal, Jeff / Beeferman, Gordon: Bodies of Water

Label: Generate Records
Product Code: 07866
Catalog Code: GEN 05
Country: USA

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Arnal, Jeff / Beeferman, Gordon:  Rogue States Arnal, Jeff / Beeferman, Gordon: Rogue States

Label: Generate Records
Product Code: 07863
Catalog Code: GEN 11
Country: USA

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Asheim, Nils Henrik / Nilssen-Love, Paal:  Late Play Asheim, Nils Henrik / Nilssen-Love, Paal: Late Play

Label: PNL
Product Code: 09811
Catalog Code: PNL02
Country: Norway

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Percussionist Paal Nilssen-Love in duet with organist Nils Henrik Asheim for dark onimous works of dramatic tension and tactile, scraping and thunderous drumming.
Bailey, Derek & Agusti Fernandez:  A Silent Dance Bailey, Derek & Agusti Fernandez: A Silent Dance

Label: Incus
Product Code: 11825
Catalog Code: INCUS 058CD
Country: UK

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Recorded by Agusti Fernandez himself, these are lovely dialogs between the pianist and Derek Bailey on electric; rich and reserved conversation with free improv's elder statesman.
Barretto, Jorge Lima :  Zul Zelub Barretto, Jorge Lima : Zul Zelub

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 09928
Catalog Code: CF 111
Country: Portugal

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Legendary performer, writer and political situationist Lima Barreto (Telectu) in an electroacoustic work based around the piano and using short wave radio and CD players.
Bergman / Pastor:  Live At Tortona Bergman / Pastor: Live At Tortona

Label: Mutable
Product Code: 12127
Catalog Code: MUTABLE 17534
Country: USA

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The duo of pianist Borah Bergman and violinist Stefano Pastor performing live at the Fuori Tema Festival in Tortona, Italy in 2007, fascinating parallel dialogs.
Bergman, Borah / Mitchell, Roscoe with Buckner, Thomas:  First Meeting Bergman, Borah / Mitchell, Roscoe with Buckner, Thomas: First Meeting

Label: Knitting Factory Works
Product Code: 01868
Catalog Code: KFW175
Country: USA

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Bergman, Borah:  Meditations for Piano Bergman, Borah: Meditations for Piano

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 01808
Catalog Code: 7180
Country: USA

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Berne, Tim:  The Shell Game Berne, Tim: The Shell Game

Label: Thirsty Ear
Product Code: 01325
Catalog Code: thi 57099.2
Country: USA

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Bertoncini, Tiziana / Thomas Lehn:  Horsky Park Bertoncini, Tiziana / Thomas Lehn: Horsky Park

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 14584
Catalog Code: at40
Country: UK

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Two instruments - Bertoncini on violin; Lehn on analogue synth - with totally different histories come together and look for a connection across two great sets from 2006 & 2010.
Blake, Ran solo / duo with David "Knife" Fabris:  Vilnius Noir [VINYL] Blake, Ran solo / duo with David "Knife" Fabris: Vilnius Noir [VINYL]

Label: NoBusiness
Product Code: 15648
Catalog Code: NBLP45
Country: Lithuania

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A vinyl-only limited edition album of Ran Blake's live performance on December 10, 2010 at St. Catherine's Church, performing mostly solo, and in duos with guitarist David "Knife" Fabris.
Blake, Ran:  Plays Solo Piano Blake, Ran: Plays Solo Piano

Label: ESP
Product Code: 18387
Catalog Code: ESP 1011
Country: USA

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Reissuing pianist Ran Blake's 1965 ESP release presenting original compositions and works by Ornette Coleman and George Russell, along with arrangements of standards, an expressive and passionate release heralding Blake's long and brilliant career.
Bley, Paul :  12 (+6) In A Row Bley, Paul : 12 (+6) In A Row

Label: Hatology
Product Code: 09548
Catalog Code: 649
Country: Switzerland

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Master improviser and pianist Paul Bley along, in duo and trio with reedist Hans Koch and flugelhornist Franz Koglmann.
Blondy, Frederic / Lehn, Thomas:  obdo Blondy, Frederic / Lehn, Thomas: obdo

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 09515
Catalog Code: at07
Country: UK

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Interactions of acoustic and electronic sounds as Lehn's synthesizer processes the sound of Blondy's piano, while Blondy's piano feeds into Lehn's synth to interfere and affect it.
Bloom Project (Romus / McDonas):  Sudden Aurora Bloom Project (Romus / McDonas): Sudden Aurora

Label: Edgetone Records
Product Code: 12189
Catalog Code: EDT4083
Country: USA

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The third project from the duo of pianist Thollem McDonas and saxophonist Rent Romus performing live at the SIMM Music Series, SF and at 1510 Performance Space, Oakland, CA.
Bolleter, Ross:  Night Kitchen Bolleter, Ross: Night Kitchen

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 12955
Catalog Code: 5008
Country: UK

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Pianist Bolleter has 5 "ruined" (abandoned & unpredictable) pianos set up in his kitchen so that he can play them simultaneously, as he does on these 14 night-time recordings.
Bolleter, Ross:  Secret Sandhills and Satellites: Pieces for ruined pianos and pianos on the edge of Bolleter, Ross: Secret Sandhills and Satellites: Pieces for ruined pianos and pianos on the edge of

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 06399
Catalog Code: 4128
Country: UK

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Ross Bolleter improvises on pianos that have been "abandoned to all weathers and has become a decaying box of unpredictable dongs, clicks and dedoomps" around Australia between 2001 and 2005.
Boulez, Pierre & John Cage:  Structures & Music For Piano Boulez, Pierre & John Cage: Structures & Music For Piano

Label: Hat [now] ART
Product Code: 13714
Catalog Code: 175
Country: Switzerland

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John Cage and Pierre Boulez met in 1949, forging a long and valuable musical friendship, as seen through the parallels in these works by both composers, performed by Pi-Hsien-Chen & Ian Pace.
Bourne, Matthew :  The Molde Concert Bourne, Matthew : The Molde Concert

Label: Foghorn Records
Product Code: 08410
Catalog Code: FOGCD007
Country: UK

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Braida, Alberto:  Talus Braida, Alberto: Talus

Label: Nuscope
Product Code: 17295
Catalog Code: CD 1022
Country: USA

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Improvising pianist Alberto Braida combines the styles of jazz, 20th Century music, and European piano improvisation to create his own unique method of piano playing.
Brennan, John Wolf / Tony Majdalani / Marco Jencarelli:  Pilgrims Brennan, John Wolf / Tony Majdalani / Marco Jencarelli: Pilgrims

Label: Leo
Product Code: 17737
Catalog Code: LEO 664
Country: UK

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John Wolf Brennan, Marco Jencarelli, and Tony Majdalani in a musical trip reflecting a spiritual journey through sound and unusual instrumentation, with an extensive and insightful 17 page booklet to guide the listener.
Brennan, John Wolf:  The Speed Of Dark Brennan, John Wolf: The Speed Of Dark

Label: Leo
Product Code: 13196
Catalog Code: 543
Country: UK

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Solo piano works from Brennan, also performing on arcopiano, pizzicatopiano, sordinopiano, tamburopiano, frampiano, indian harmonium, Irish whistle, Hohner accordion & melodica, Yamaha e-piano.
Brennan, Wolf John:  Pictures In A Gallery Brennan, Wolf John: Pictures In A Gallery

Label: Leo
Product Code: 06733
Catalog Code: CD LR 464
Country: UK

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Burn / Thomas / Fell:  The Middle Distance Burn / Thomas / Fell: The Middle Distance

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 12711
Catalog Code: AT24
Country: UK

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Unconvention improvisation fueled by the influence of contempary compositions from bassist Simon H. Fell, pianist Philip Thomas, and prepared pianist Chris Burn.
Buttercup Metal Polish (Field / Babel) & Jacques Demierre:  Brain & Balls Buttercup Metal Polish (Field / Babel) & Jacques Demierre: Brain & Balls

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 13385
Catalog Code: CS176
Country: Portugal

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Buttercup Metal Polish drum and percussion duo (Nicolas Field and Alexandre Babel) meet Swiss pianist Jacques Demierre for 7 unusual and explorative improvisations.
Cage, John:  Cage Performs Cage: Empty Words With Music For Piano / One7 Cage, John: Cage Performs Cage: Empty Words With Music For Piano / One7

Label: Mode Records
Product Code: 11332
Catalog Code: MODE 200CD
Country: USA

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1991 recordings of frequent collaborators John Cage on voice with pianist Yvar Mikhasoff performing "Empty Words", and Cage alone performing his time bracket piece "One7".
Cage, John:  Cheap Imitation [VINYL] Cage, John: Cheap Imitation [VINYL]

Label: MiruMir (Cramps)
Product Code: 16524
Catalog Code: MIR 100202LP
Country: Italy

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Cage's "Cheap Imitation" is a set of 3 piano works based on Erik Satie's "Socrates", which Cage reworked by varying the original using random extractions of hexagrams from the I-Ching.
Cage, John:  Etudes Australes [4 CDs] Cage, John: Etudes Australes [4 CDs]

Label: Wergo
Product Code: 15753
Catalog Code: WER 6740
Country: Germany

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John Cage's 1974 "Etudes Australes" marked the beginning of a collection of virtuoso studies in traditional instrumentation and notation, here performed by pianist Sabine Liebner over 4 CDs.
Cage, John:  Solo for Piano Cage, John: Solo for Piano

Label: Wergo
Product Code: 18518
Catalog Code: WER 6768
Country: Germany

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Pianist Sabine Liebner performs John Cage's "Solo for Piano", a 63 page score with 84 types of graphical structures that act as a "proposal" to the performer, allowing for infinite interpretations.
Cage, John:  Sonatas & Interludes (1946 - 1948) Cage, John: Sonatas & Interludes (1946 - 1948)

Label: Hat [now] ART
Product Code: 16309
Catalog Code: 152
Country: Switzerland

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John Cage composed these 20 sonatas and "interludes" from 1946-1948, unique and inventive compositions for conventional and prepared piano, which noted Cage interpreter James Tenney recorded in 2002.
Cage, John:  The Works For Piano 7 [DVD] Cage, John: The Works For Piano 7 [DVD]

Label: Mode Records
Product Code: 06024
Catalog Code: MODE 158DVD
Country: USA

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DVD-audio disc of Cage's piano works "Chess Pieces" and "Sonatas and Interludes" peformed by Margaret Leng Tan, with 3 documentary videos, and Vittorio Rieti's "Chess Serenade".
Caine, Uri:  Moloch: Book of Angels Volume 6 Caine, Uri: Moloch: Book of Angels Volume 6

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 07059
Catalog Code: 7360
Country: USA

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Cale, John:  Process Cale, John: Process

Label: Syntax
Product Code: 10523
Catalog Code: SYNTAX 35125CD
Country: France

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John Cale's soundtrack for CS Leigh's film "Process", an effectively sparse and dark album of piano and resonant electronics to complement the movie's theme of despair.
Cardew, Cornelius:  We Sing For The Future & Thalmann Variations [VINYL] Cardew, Cornelius: We Sing For The Future & Thalmann Variations [VINYL]

Label: Doxy
Product Code: 14802
Catalog Code: DOZ 409LP
Country: Italy

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Two works for piano performed by Frederic Rzewski, from composer Cornelius Cardew's Marxist-influenced 'People's Liberation Music' period, conveying the struggle of young people in an imperialist world.
Carrothers, Bill:  Family Life Carrothers, Bill: Family Life

Label: Pirouet
Product Code: 16263
Catalog Code: 3063
Country: Germany

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Dedicated to his family and filled with photos, pianist Bill Carrother's solo album draws from his personal life in delicate and tender music, a lovely and reflective album from a virtuoso player.
Chan, Charity:  Somewhere the Sea and Salt Chan, Charity: Somewhere the Sea and Salt

Label: Ambiances Magnetiques
Product Code: 11634
Catalog Code: AM 188
Country: Canada

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An aural map of extended pianist Charity Chan's techniques, in unusual non-invasive, object interactive and excursive approaches to the acoustic piano.
Chauveau, Sylvain:  Touching Down Lightly Chauveau, Sylvain: Touching Down Lightly

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 11492
Catalog Code: cs152
Country: Portugal

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Pianist Sylvain Chauveau (Type, Les Disques du Soleil) in a long piano work recorded in Chicago in 2008, beautiful lingering tones and melodic development.
Ciciliani, Marko:  Tullius Rooms Ciciliani, Marko: Tullius Rooms

Label: Unsounds
Product Code: 10615
Catalog Code: 05u
Country: The Netherlands

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Large scale composition for piano, electronics and ambient recordings by Marko Ciciliani with a diverse musical landscape of sounds performed by Ciciliani and Josh Dillon.
Cipani, Nicola:  The Ill-Tempered Piano Cipani, Nicola: The Ill-Tempered Piano

Label: Long Song Records
Product Code: 17206
Catalog Code: LSRCD 109/2008
Country: Italy

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Twenty-four engrossing improvisations by Nicola Cipani that were made on broken and untuned pianos, keyboards, and even a clavichord that the artist found, from recordings over a two-year period across New York City.
Coates, Gloria:  At Midnight Coates, Gloria: At Midnight

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 17549
Catalog Code: 8096
Country: USA

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A diverse set of works by composer Gloria Coates for her debut on Tzadik, with excellent pieces for solo piano, a string quartet, a violin concerto, bass and piano, and two tuning guitars.

 



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