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215 products
Abushanab, Branden: The Dust Improvisations Abushanab, Branden:
The Dust Improvisations

(no label -- USA )

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Solo bass improvisations from Charleston improviser Branden Abushanab, 5 tracks using the strings, case, bridge and bow of the instrument for tempestuous and technical excursions.

Allum & Prevost: Penumbrae Allum & Prevost:
Penumbrae

(Matchless -- UK )

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AMM percussionist Eddie Prevost playing all bowed sources in a subtle and ringing duet of bowing approaches with violinist Jennifer Allum of the London Post Quartet.

Allum, Jennifer / Ute Kanngiesser: Bell Tower Recordings Allum, Jennifer / Ute Kanngiesser:
Bell Tower Recordings

(Matchless -- UK )

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Members of Eddie Prevost's weekly improvisation workshops, violinist Jennifer Allum and cellist Ute Kanngiesser, recorded these 3 improvisations, running the gamut from spacious harmonics to vigorously weaving dialog, in 3 rooms of St Augustine's Bell Tower in London.

1 Altenburger, Martine & John Russell:
Duet

(Another Timbre -- UK )

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This duet between cellist Altenburger and guitarist Russell was recorded at the Musique en Mouvement Festival Theatre du Jarnisy in 2008, an intense and intricate dialog of great dynamics.

Angeli, Paolo : Sale Quanto Basta Angeli, Paolo :
Sale Quanto Basta

(Recommended Records -- UK )

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Paolo Angeli presents an experimental album that explores the entire range of his modified, extended, and prepared Sardinian guitar with beautiful compositions that defy categorization.

Angeli, Paolo & Takumi Fukushima: Itsunomanika Angeli, Paolo & Takumi Fukushima:
Itsunomanika

(Recommended Records -- UK )

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Sardinian guitarist Paolo Angeli teams up with After Dinner/Volapuk violinist and singer Takumi Fukushima for a complex, unusual, and wonderfully embraceable work recorded live in Bologna.

Angeli, Paolo: Bucato Angeli, Paolo:
Bucato

(Recommended Records -- UK )

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Ap'strophe (Fages, Ferran & Dimitra Lazaridou Chatzigoga): Corgroc Ap'strophe (Fages, Ferran & Dimitra Lazaridou Chatzigoga):
Corgroc

(Another Timbre -- UK )

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ap'strophe began working together in 2006 in search of a common sonoric space, which they found in the investigation of distinctive timbres between acoustic guitar and zither.

Art Ensemble of Chicago: [sirius calling] Art Ensemble of Chicago:
[sirius calling]

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

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Avram, Ana-Maria / Dumitrescu, Iancu: iO Quartet Avram, Ana-Maria / Dumitrescu, Iancu:
iO Quartet

(Edition Modern -- Romania )

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Four performances of Iancu Dumitrescu & Ana-Maria Avram's iO String Quartet playing their compositions for string quartet & tape live in London, Brussels and Paris.

Avram, Ana-Maria / Dumitrescu, Iancu: Live in London (I) Avram, Ana-Maria / Dumitrescu, Iancu:
Live in London (I)

(Edition Modern -- Romania )

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Electro-acoustic composers Ana-Maria Avram and Iancu Dumitrescu with large groups including the Hyperion Ensemble, plus Tim Hodginkson on clarinet, performing in Conway Hall, London in 2008.

Bailey, Derek & Simon H. Fell: The Complete 15th August 2001 Bailey, Derek & Simon H. Fell:
The Complete 15th August 2001

(Confront -- UK )

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The full performance of legendary improvising guitarist Derek Bailey's 2001 exhilarating duo with bassist Simon H. Fell at Sound 323, originally released as a mini-CD and voted record of the year in 2002 by The Wire.

Baldwin, Nat: Solo Contrabass Baldwin, Nat:
Solo Contrabass

(Peacock -- USA )

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Extended technique recital from bassist Nat Baldwin -- an impressive display of playing.

Banabila, Michel / Oene Van Geel: Music For Viola And Electronics II Banabila, Michel / Oene Van Geel:
Music For Viola And Electronics II

(Tapu Record -- Netherlands )

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In the second volume of their collaboration, Banabila and Van Geel explore further into their neo-classical mix of viola improvisations, ambient textures, minimal compositions, and modular experiments.

BARREL (Blunt / Kallin / Marshall): Gratuitous Abuse BARREL (Blunt / Kallin / Marshall):
Gratuitous Abuse

(Emanem -- UK )

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The London based improvising string trio Barrel of Alison Blunt on violin, Ivor Kallin on violin & viola, and Hannah Marshall on cello, all members of London Improvisers Orchestra and performers at the 2007 Freedom of the City.

Bauer /  Kowald / Sommer: Between Heaven and Earth Bauer / Kowald / Sommer:
Between Heaven and Earth

(Intakt -- Switzerland )

Price: $17.95

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Bebber, van Claus / Vorfeld, Michael: Kreisel Bebber, van Claus / Vorfeld, Michael:
Kreisel

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

Price: $14.95

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

(Another Timbre -- 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.

Bisio, Michael and Kang, Eyvind: MBEK(TM) Bisio, Michael and Kang, Eyvind:
MBEK(TM)

(Meniscus -- USA )

Price: $13.95

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Bittova, Iva: Iva Bittová j.h. Bittova, Iva:
Iva Bittová j.h.

(Indies Scope Records -- Czech Republic )

Price: $17.10

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Blonk, Jaap / Damon Smith: Hugo Ball: Sechs Laut- Und Klanggedichte 1916 (Six Sound Poems, 1916) Blonk, Jaap / Damon Smith:
Hugo Ball: Sechs Laut- Und Klanggedichte 1916 (Six Sound Poems, 1916)

(Balance Point Acoustics -- USA )

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Three free improvisations for voice & double bass + improvisations on Hugo Ball's Six Sound Poems from the duo of free improvising vocalist Jaap Blonk and double bassist Damon Smith.

Blue Shift: Pressure Corner Blue Shift:
Pressure Corner

(Smeraldina-Rima -- Belgium )

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Blue Shift is described as a violin trasher from Providence, and this is an unusual solo violin album that applies a variety of twisted approaches to the strings.

Breschand, Helene: Le Gout Du Sel Breschand, Helene:
Le Gout Du Sel

(D'Autres Cordes -- France )

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FIMAV performer and For4Ears artist Helene Breschand in a mysterious album of improvisational solo electric & acoustic harp and voice compositions.

Bukelman, Ido  / Nadav Masel: Ground Birds Bukelman, Ido / Nadav Masel:
Ground Birds

(OutNow Recordings -- USA )

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Berlin double bassist Nadav Masel and Israeli guitarist Ido Bukelman performing on banjo, acoustic guitar & bells, in live recordings at Barbur gallery in Jerusalem, Israel in 2013 for 5 free works of flight, which they describe as "Improvisational Pieces for Meditations".

Busolini / Loriot: VIOLAtwoVIOLA Busolini / Loriot:
VIOLAtwoVIOLA

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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This duo arose from the meeting between two violists avid to confront with their instrumental double to create a common sound universe from the same instrument played by two different personalities.

Butcher, John / Gino Robair / Matthew Sperry: 12 Milagritos Butcher, John / Gino Robair / Matthew Sperry:
12 Milagritos

(Spool -- Canada )

Price: $7.95

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Butcher, John / Rhodri Davies: Carliol Butcher, John / Rhodri Davies:
Carliol

(Ftarri -- Japan )

Price: $18.95

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Dark and beautiful improvisation from saxophonist and electronics artist John Butcher and harpist Rhodri Davies, an incredible display of timbre, technique, and pacing.

Ceccaldi, Theo Trio + Joelle Leandre: Can You Smile? Ceccaldi, Theo Trio + Joelle Leandre:
Can You Smile?

(Ayler -- Sweden )

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Theo Ceccarelli expands his string trio from their Ayler debut album, "Carrousel", adding bassist and free vocalist Joelle Leandre to the group, yielding a new dimension to their rapidly expanding repertoire of rich, interactive improvisation.

Chadbourne, Eugene : Click Clack Chadbourne, Eugene :
Click Clack

(Chadula -- USA )

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Chadbourne, Eugene : Eddie Chatterbox Double Love Trio Chadbourne, Eugene :
Eddie Chatterbox Double Love Trio

(Chadula -- USA )

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Chadbourne, Eugene: Chadklappmuntz Chadbourne, Eugene:
Chadklappmuntz

(Chadula -- USA )

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Chadbourne, Eugene: Chadkysrapp Chadbourne, Eugene:
Chadkysrapp

(Chadula -- USA )

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Chadbourne, Eugene: Della 5 banger Chadbourne, Eugene:
Della 5 banger

(Chadula -- USA )

Price: $12.95

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Chadbourne, Eugene: Doc Chad Banjo Book Chadbourne, Eugene:
Doc Chad Banjo Book

(Chadula -- USA )

Price: $12.95

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Chadbourne, Eugene: Horror Part 7: The Post Day of the Dead Ritual Chadbourne, Eugene:
Horror Part 7: The Post Day of the Dead Ritual

(Chadula -- USA )

Price: $12.95

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Chadbourne, Eugene: Horror Part Eight: Death by Elevator, Death by Toothbrush and Other Teen Hits Chadbourne, Eugene:
Horror Part Eight: Death by Elevator, Death by Toothbrush and Other Teen Hits

(Chadula -- USA )

Price: $12.95

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Chadbourne, Eugene: Horror Part Two: Banned Chadbourne, Eugene:
Horror Part Two: Banned

(Chadula -- USA )

Price: $12.95

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Chadbourne, Eugene: I Support the Troops and I Want My Money Back Chadbourne, Eugene:
I Support the Troops and I Want My Money Back

(Chadula -- USA )

Price: $12.95

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Chadbourne, Eugene: Liberation Libba Nation Chadbourne, Eugene:
Liberation Libba Nation

(Chadula -- USA )

Price: $12.95

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Chadbourne, Eugene: Stoned for the Future Chadbourne, Eugene:
Stoned for the Future

(Chadula -- USA )

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Chadbourne, Eugene: The Intellectual and Emotional World of the Cockroach Chadbourne, Eugene:
The Intellectual and Emotional World of the Cockroach

(Chadula -- USA )

Price: $12.95

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Chadbourne, Eugene: To Prevail or Not to Prevail Chadbourne, Eugene:
To Prevail or Not to Prevail

(Chadula -- USA )

Price: $12.95

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Cimini, Amy / Young, Katherine: Architeuthis Walks on Land Cimini, Amy / Young, Katherine:
Architeuthis Walks on Land

(Set Projects -- USA )

Price: $11.70

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Cohen, Greg: Golden State Cohen, Greg:
Golden State

(Relative Pitch -- USA )

Price: $13.95

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A set of playful, upbeat duos from West Coast-born bassist Greg Cohen and NY guitarist Bill Frisell, celebrating Cohen's home state of California in 6 originals and 3 California covers.

Cordame: Jean Felix Mailloux: Migration Cordame: Jean Felix Mailloux:
Migration

(Malasartes -- Canada )

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Jean Felix Mailloux researched modal and improvised music from ancient Persian, Indian & Armenian music to create something between tradition and modernity, improvisation and written music.

Davies, Angharad : Six Studies Davies, Angharad :
Six Studies

(Confront -- UK )

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Six unorthodox sketches for acoustic violin, focusing on advanced techniques and preparations including a plastic peg, a spring, and a nail file, from London based Angharad Davies, recording live improvisations at Goldsmiths University.

Davies, Rhodri: Pedwar  [BOX SET, 4 LPs + INSERTS] Davies, Rhodri:
Pedwar [BOX SET, 4 LPs + INSERTS]

(Alt.Vinyl -- UK )

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Improvising harpist Rhodri Davies in a solo career retrospective box set with 4 LPs (+ download codes) in screenprinted heavy card sleeves with artwork by Jean Luc Guionnet, plus curated flyers, posters, a booklet written by Rhodri Davies, an essay by David Toop, &c. &c.

Deep Tones for Peace: Kadima Triptych Series Deep Tones for Peace:
Kadima Triptych Series

(Kadima Triptych -- Israel )

Price: $26.95

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A telematic bass ensemble performing for peace in the Middle East, including Mark Dresser, Barre Phillips, Bert Turetzky, JC Jones, Thierry Barbe, Henry Grimes, Trevor Dunn, Lindsey Horner, &c.

Demissie, Zerfu : Akotet: Songs of the Begena Demissie, Zerfu :
Akotet: Songs of the Begena

(Terp African Series -- The Netherlands )

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Ethiopian master Zerfu Demissie on solo Begena, a large traditional framed string instrument, sought out for this recording Andy and Terrie Ex.

Diabate, Djibril : Hawa Diabate, Djibril :
Hawa

(Terp Records -- The Netherlands )

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Virtuoso kora player Djibril Diabate is a modern interpreter of traditional pieces with a unique style taking this music of the Malian culture one step further.

Dieb 13 / Kahn, Jason / Gunter Muller: Streaming Dieb 13 / Kahn, Jason / Gunter Muller:
Streaming

(For4Ears -- Austria )

Price: $14.95

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  Dorgon :
Maitreya

(Jumbo -- USA )

Price: $11.95

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Dorgon and William Parker: Broken/Circle Dorgon and William Parker:
Broken/Circle

(Jumbo -- USA )

Price: $12.95

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Dorner, Axel / Fred Lonberg-Holm / Michael Zerang: Claque Dorner, Axel / Fred Lonberg-Holm / Michael Zerang:
Claque

(Meniscus -- USA )

Price: $13.95

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Double-Basse (Petit / Duboc): This is Not Art Double-Basse (Petit / Duboc):
This is Not Art

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

Price: $14.95

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French free improvisers Benjamin Duboc (double bass) and Jean-Luc Petit (contrabass & clarinet) in a moody album of bass tones, deep harmonics and rich timbral interaction with beautiful pacing that rises in confrontation and then descends back to artful darkness.

Dresser, Mark / Maroney, Denman: Duologues Dresser, Mark / Maroney, Denman:
Duologues

(Victo -- Canada )

Price: $15.95

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Great duo set from bassist Dresser and "hyperpiano" (read: heavily prepared) player Maroney.

Dresser, Mark: Sonic Brotherhood: DTFP by Five - Israel 2009 Dresser, Mark:
Sonic Brotherhood: DTFP by Five - Israel 2009

(Kadima -- Israel )

Price: $12.00

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Kadima's and Dresser's beautiful Deep Tones for Peace project, bringing bass players together to perform live at remote locations, here in configurations from solo to a 5 bass ensemble.

Duboc, Benjamin: St. James Infirmary Duboc, Benjamin:
St. James Infirmary

(Improvising Beings -- France )

Price: $9.95

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French bassist Benjamin Duboc, part of The Turbine!, Nuts, and a member of the Dark Tree roster, in a solo album of two extended improvisations: the traditional folk song "St. James Infirmary Blues"; and a free improvisation named for the church in which the album was recorded.

Duch, Michael Francis: Tomba Emmanuelle [VINYL] Duch, Michael Francis:
Tomba Emmanuelle [VINYL]

(Sofa -- Norway )

Price: $23.95

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Michael F. Duch's solo album for the double bass is named for the tomb in Emanuel Vigeland Museum, Oslo where this piece commissioned by nyMusikk Bergen was recorded, exploring different registers, timbres and acoustic effects in relation to the space it is being performed in.

Eckardt, Jason: Subject Eckardt, Jason:
Subject

(Tzadik -- USA )

Price: $13.95

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Composer Jason Eckardt presents "Subject", a work that confronts "enhanced interrogation" techniques using sound and light, plus other works including a 6 part piece about glossolalia ("Tongues"), performed by JACK, ICE, and the Oberlin Contemporary Music Ensemble.



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