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  March 2009
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63 products
Ariel: Origami Ariel:
Origami

(Kadima -- Israel )

Price: $13.95

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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]

(Kadima -- Israel )

Price: $7.95

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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.

Bailey, Derek: Lot 74 - Solo Improvisations Bailey, Derek:
Lot 74 - Solo Improvisations

(Incus -- Great Britain )

Price: $19.95

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Reissue of Derek Bailey's 2nd Incus LP from 1974, fully remastered to bring Bailey's uniquely personal improvisation style clearly into the 21st century.

Barnyard Drama: Martin, Jean: I'm a Navvy Barnyard Drama: Martin, Jean:
I'm a Navvy

(Barnyard -- Canada )

Price: $13.95

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Toronto's amazing husband & wife team drummer Jean Martin and unusual vocalist Christine Duncan with guest guitarist Justin Haynes and Bernard Falaise, recommended!

Berio, Luciano & Edison Denissow: Works For Voice And Chamber Ensemble Berio, Luciano & Edison Denissow:
Works For Voice And Chamber Ensemble

(Hat [now] ART -- Switzerland )

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Remastered ed. of the '93 release of Berio's "Folk Songs" and "Chamber Music", and Edison Denissow's "La Vie en rouge" performed by the Ensemble for New Music Zurich.

Blah Blah 666: It's Only Life! Blah Blah 666:
It's Only Life!

(Barnyard -- Canada )

Price: $13.95

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An eclectic assortment of old-fashioned entertainment, pre-harmonic bop, and Canada's new wave of avant garde mariachi from Jean Martin, Nick Fraser, Justin Haynes, &c..

Braxton, Anthony: Seven Compositions (Trio) 1989 Braxton, Anthony:
Seven Compositions (Trio) 1989

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

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Anthony Braxton's 1989 recording of seven compositions (glued together into three performances) in a trio with bassist Adelhard Roidinger and drummer Tony Oxley.

Core, The : And More Vol 1: The Art Of No Return Core, The :
And More Vol 1: The Art Of No Return

(Moserobie Music -- Sweden )

Price: $15.95

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This amazing 7 piece band from Norway play sophisticated and intense jazz compositions led by three reed players including Jonas Kullhammar and Magnus Broo on trumpet.

Duval, Dominic / Jimmy Halperin: Monk Dreams Duval, Dominic / Jimmy Halperin:
Monk Dreams

(NoBusiness -- Lithuania )

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In the same mode as the "Monkinus" album, this is a new reincarnation of Monk's tunes arranged and performed by bassist Dominic Duval and saxophonist Jimmy Halperin.

Eastley, Max / Rhodri Davies: Dark Architecture Eastley, Max / Rhodri Davies:
Dark Architecture

(Another Timbre -- UK )

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The duo of sound sculptor Max Eastley and electric harpist Rhodri Davies in an unedited recording performing live at South Hill Park Arts Centre in Bracknell, UK.

EKG (Kyle Bruckmann & Ernst Karel): Electricals EKG (Kyle Bruckmann & Ernst Karel):
Electricals

(Another Timbre -- UK )

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The 4th release by EKG (Bruckmann/Karel) presents live electroacoustic recordings extracted and restructured by Bruckman, emphasizing the electronic nature of their work.

Eskelin, Ellery / Parkins, Andrea / Black, Jim: One Great Night...Live Eskelin, Ellery / Parkins, Andrea / Black, Jim:
One Great Night...Live

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

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A live concert recording at Towson University, Baltimore in 2007 from this trio whose years together have made them a seamless ensemble with amazing dexterity and sound.

Fefer / Revis / Taylor: Ritual Fefer / Revis / Taylor:
Ritual

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Saxophonist Fefer's NY based trio with bassist Eric Revis and drummer Chad Taylor play an ecstatic and spiritually charged modern jazz style with great drive and expressiveness.

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.

Fernandez, Agusti: Un Llamp Que No S'acaba Mai Fernandez, Agusti:
Un Llamp Que No S'acaba Mai

(psi -- Great Britain )

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Pianist Agusti Fernandez in a trio with UK improvisers bassist John Edwards and drummer Mark Sanders, international interplay in modern improvisational language.

Glasgow Improvisers Orchestra: GIO poetics Glasgow Improvisers Orchestra:
GIO poetics

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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Glasgow's Improvisers Orchestra from the CCA Glasgow performing three free improvisations and a discretely structured piece by Raymond MacDonald.

Gonzalez, Dennis / Joao Paulo: Scapegrace Gonzalez, Dennis / Joao Paulo:
Scapegrace

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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First meetings between Texan trumpeter Dennis Gonzalez met Portuguese pianist Joao Paulo, playing a delicate, beautiful music full of spirituality, nuance and drive.

Halvorson / Radding / Wooley: Crackleknob Halvorson / Radding / Wooley:
Crackleknob

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

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Free improvisation from a trio of New Yorkers working in abstract territory but maintaining the pieces in compact works that are succint and spontaneously focused.

Herculaneum: Herculaneum III Herculaneum:
Herculaneum III

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Ranging from trio to septet, Herculaneum incorporates a chamber aesthetic into modern improvisational aesthetic with graceful expressiveness and compositional power.

Krebs, Annette & Rhodri Davies: kravis rhonn project Krebs, Annette & Rhodri Davies:
kravis rhonn project

(Another Timbre -- UK )

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Guitarist and electroacoustic musician Krebs met harpist and electronicist Rhodri Davies in 2008 for these recordings, which Krebs then organized for these fascinating recordings.

Kullhammer / Osgood / Vagan: Andratx Live Kullhammer / Osgood / Vagan:
Andratx Live

(Moserobie Music -- Sweden )

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The powerful modern jazz trio of Jonas Kullhammar, Kresten Osgood and Ole Morten Vagan performing live at Sweden's Glenn Miller Cafe in May 2008.

Kurzmann, Christof / Burkhard Stangl : neuschnee Kurzmann, Christof / Burkhard Stangl :
neuschnee

(erstwhile -- USA )

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The second album from the long running lowercase / ea-improv "pop" duo of Burkhard Stangl and Christof Kurzmann, understated and intensely skewed music and songs.

Les Diaboliques (Schweizer / Nicols / Leandre): Jubilee Concert [DVD in PAL format] Les Diaboliques (Schweizer / Nicols / Leandre):
Jubilee Concert [DVD in PAL format]

(Intakt -- Switzerland )

Price: $27.95

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The "diabolical" trio of pianist Irene Schweitzer, bassist Joelle Leandre and improvising vocalist Maggie Nicols in a DVD recorded live at Jazzclub Moods, Zurich (PAL format!).

Lucky 7's: Pluto Junkyard Lucky 7's:
Pluto Junkyard

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Chicago's Lucky 7 with trombones from Jeb Bishop & Jeff Albert, Josh Berman on cornet, Keefe Jackson on tenor sax, Jason Adasiewicz on vibes, &c... essential jazz color and style.

Martin & Haynes: Freedman Martin & Haynes:
Freedman

(Barnyard -- Canada )

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Lyrical and sophisticated improvisations performed on just a ukulele and a suitcase from these Toronto musicians playing the compositions of lap steel player Myk Freedman

Martin & Haynes: Freedman <i>[Used Item]</i> Martin & Haynes:
Freedman [Used Item]

(Barnyard -- Canada )

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Lyrical and sophisticated improvisations performed on just a ukulele and a suitcase from these Toronto musicians playing the compositions of lap steel player Myk Freedman

Martin, Jean & Colin Fisher: Little Man on the Boat Martin, Jean & Colin Fisher:
Little Man on the Boat

(Barnyard -- Canada )

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Drummer and loopster Jean Martin with multi-instrumentalist Colin Fisher in a veritable orchestra of sound resources, inspired and imaginative studio work.

Martin, Jean & Evan Shaw: Piano Music Martin, Jean & Evan Shaw:
Piano Music

(Barnyard -- Canada )

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Much more than a simple duo, with overdubbed saxophone Martin & Shaw make large and complex environments & orchestral sections over which they nimbly improvise.

Mori, Ikue: Class Insecta Mori, Ikue:
Class Insecta

(Tzadik -- USA )

Price: $13.95

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One of the pioneers of laptop electronics, Mori here features her idiosyncratic take on contemporary dance rhythms and electronica in instrumental tracks and an animated video.

Nilsson / Sandell / Strid: Beam Stone Nilsson / Sandell / Strid:
Beam Stone

(psi -- Great Britain )

Price: $16.95

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This versatile trio combine influences from the free improv, ea-improv, noise, ambient and contemporary art scenes into an original sound language.

Objets Trouves: Friedli / Streiff / Schlegel / Ulrich : This Side Up Objets Trouves: Friedli / Streiff / Schlegel / Ulrich :
This Side Up

(Intakt -- Switzerland )

Price: $19.95

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The 2nd CD for the quartet of Gabriela Friedli, Co Streiff, Jan Schlegel und Dieter Ulrich, lyric playful melodic lines with erratically pulsating accents of drum and bass.

Octante (Barberan / Monteiro / Fages / Garcia): lunula Octante (Barberan / Monteiro / Fages / Garcia):
lunula

(Another Timbre -- UK )

Price: $16.95

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Four Barcelona musicians on the cutting edge of contemporary electroacoustic improvisation in their second release, recording at ca l'escuder in 2008.

Parker, Evan: Saxophone Solos Parker, Evan:
Saxophone Solos

(psi -- Great Britain )

Price: $16.95

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Evan Parker's 1st solo saxophone recording from 1975 with additional FMP recordings from the same year, extreme and amazing improvisations aptly titled "Aerobatics".

Shibolet / Josephson / Baker / Looney / Smith: untitled (1959) Shibolet / Josephson / Baker / Looney / Smith:
untitled (1959)

(Kadima -- Israel )

Price: $10.00

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Kadima collective saxophonist Ariel Shibolet and 4 California Bay Area players in impressive and intense improvisation that make for an unusual and open-minded discourse.

Shibolet, Ariel and Between the Strings Trio: Live at the Tel Aviv Museum Shibolet, Ariel and Between the Strings Trio:
Live at the Tel Aviv Museum

(Kadima -- Israel )

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Soprano saxophonist Shibolet performing solo and with the Between the Strings trio (JC Jones, Daniel Hofman, Nori Jacoby) live at the Tel Aviv Museum in 2006.

Sim + Otomo: Monte Alto Estate Sim + Otomo:
Monte Alto Estate

(Doubtmusic -- Japan )

Price: $19.95

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Sim is the 3 piece electronic/rock band of Teruyuki, Yoshio & Masahiro, here with Otomo Yoshihide on turntables and synth, and amazing album of rhythms in a This Heat "Repeat" mode.

Smith, Wadada Leo / Dejohnette, Jack: America Smith, Wadada Leo / Dejohnette, Jack:
America

(Tzadik -- USA )

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Originally proposed to ECM in 1979 and rejected, the duo of legendary trumpeter Smith and drummer DeJohnette pushes each other into remarkable and telepathic interplay.

Speak Easy (Wassermann / Minton / Lehn / Blume): Backchats Speak Easy (Wassermann / Minton / Lehn / Blume):
Backchats

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

Price: $14.95

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Formed in 2008 Speak Easy brings free vocal improvisers Ute Wassermann and Phil Minton together with drummer Martin Blume and synth player Thomas Lehn for 5 tracks recorded in concert.

Sun Ra: Feature Pharoah Sanders & Black Harold Sun Ra:
Feature Pharoah Sanders & Black Harold

(ESP -- USA )

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Sun Ra's 1964 ESP release with a young saxophonist Pharoah Sanders and Black Harold Murray on flute and log drum, remastered and with an additional 45 minutes.

Temperamental Trio: Raw and the Cooked Temperamental Trio:
Raw and the Cooked

(Kadima -- Israel )

Price: $13.95

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Dark and daring electroacoustic improvisation from the trio of baritone saxophonist Stephen Horenstein, bassist JC Jones, and electronic artist Loic Kessous.

Transit (Arnal / Misterka / Radding / Wooley): Quadrologues Transit (Arnal / Misterka / Radding / Wooley):
Quadrologues

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

Price: $14.95

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New York's Transit with Jeff Arnal, Seth Misterka, Reuben Radding and Nate Wooley, intelligently designed, unpredictable static and the hyper active free-jazz!

Yoshida, Ami / Toshimaru Nakamura: Soba to Bara Yoshida, Ami / Toshimaru Nakamura:
Soba to Bara

(erstwhile -- USA )

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Two of the original innovators of the Tokyo "onkyo" sound movement, understated ea-improvisations, in their first collaboration, constructed asynchronous recordings.

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

(New Atlantis -- USA )

Price: $9.56

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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.

Bley / Koglmann / Peacock: Annette Bley / Koglmann / Peacock:
Annette

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

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The trio of bassist Gary Peacock, pianist Paul Bley, and trumpeter Franz Koglmann interpret and improvise on the music of avant song-writer Annette Peacock.

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.

Ganelin, Slava / Ned Rothenberg: Falling Into Place: Live in Jaffa Ganelin, Slava / Ned Rothenberg:
Falling Into Place: Live in Jaffa

(Auris Media -- Israel )

Price: $15.95

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Hello (Takahiro Kawaguchi / Shinjiro Yamaguchi): Hello <i>[Used Item]</i> Hello (Takahiro Kawaguchi / Shinjiro Yamaguchi):
Hello [Used Item]

(Ftarri -- Japan )

Price: $11.95

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The duo of Kawaguchi on tuning fork and Yamaguchi on guitar in a subliminal and resonant long composition that carries the listener through this long dream-like work.

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

(Rossbin -- Italy )

Price: $11.95

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Calcination Calcination:

(Utech Records -- USA )

Price: $13.95

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The Berlin based duo of saxophonist Antoine Chessex and guitarist Ktho Zoid, dense alchemical transformations through dense layers of amplification and feedback.

Deluxx: The Tidy Boy [VINYL] Deluxx:
The Tidy Boy [VINYL]

(Spirit of Orr -- USA )

Price: $13.95

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One part Sonic Youth, one part early Residents, Deluxx is the anomalous output of NY/Boston transplant Mark Peretta, a one-man band of crazy riffs and warped song-spieling.

Gargaud, Guillaume : She Gargaud, Guillaume :
She

(Utech Records -- USA )

Price: $13.95

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French sound artist Guillaume Gargaud creates moody spiderwebs of sound improvising on guitar and electronics, subtle shifting and acrid soundscapes.

Cady, Jason: Happiness Is The Problem Cady, Jason:
Happiness Is The Problem

(Lock Step Records -- USA )

Price: $6.00

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A thoroughly modern and bizarre two-act opera about three struggling roommates in Brooklyn performed with Jason Cady, Mary Halvorson, Tomas Fujiwara, Jessica Pavone, Tim Dahl, Ben Holmes, Katie Young, &c.

Ablinger, Peter: 33-127 Ablinger, Peter:
33-127

(Mode Records -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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Seth Josel performs Peter Ablinger's "33-127" for guitar and field recordings of transportation, graphic minimalism punctuated by bursts of activity - cacophony vs. tranquility.

Pomerance, Erica: You Used to Think Pomerance, Erica:
You Used to Think

(ESP -- USA )

Price: $12.95

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Folk songs with poetic influences from Erica Pomerance in her 1968 ESP release with an eclectic mix of classical, improvisational, folk and rock musicians.

Schmidt / Weniger / Henze / Bussenius: schmidt happens Schmidt / Weniger / Henze / Bussenius:
schmidt happens

(Cracked an Egg -- Austria )

Price: $18.95

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Pianist Andreas Schmidt in a quartet with saxophonist Peter Weninger, bassist Andreas Henze and drummer Kai Bussenius live in concert in Berlin, 2007.

Signal To Noise: Issue #53, Spring 2009 Signal To Noise:
Issue #53, Spring 2009

(Signal to Noise -- USA )

Price: $6.95

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Spring 2009 issue with articles about Mary Halvorson & Jessica Pavone, Giuseppe Logan, "Harsh Noise From Iowa City", Big Ears 09 in Knoxvillem, AIMToronto Interface Series w. Evan Parker.

Feel No Other: Feel No Other <i>[Used Item]</i> Feel No Other:
Feel No Other [Used Item]

(Silber -- USA )

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Electric Bird Noise artist Brian Lea McKenzie extends his concepts in a new duo with vocalist Claudia Gregory (Exhaust the Fox, Claudia Versus the Queen of Hearts), with a new band name and a compelling set of epic electro-rock songs.

Gjerstad Trio, Frode: Mir Gjerstad Trio, Frode:
Mir

(Circulasione -- Norway )

Price: $15.95

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The first meeting of saxophonist Frode Gjerstad, bassist Jon Rune Strom and drummer Paal Nilssen-Love, performing live at Cafe Mir in Oslo, an amazingly energetic session of great dialog and drive.

Murcia, Sarah: Never Mind The Future <i>[Used Item]</i> Murcia, Sarah:
Never Mind The Future [Used Item]

(Ayler -- France )

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Revisiting Sex Pistols' "Never Mind the Bollocks" in a band with Benoit Delbecq on piano, Gilles Coronado on guitar, Olivier Py on sax, Franck Vaillant on drums, and Sarah Murcia on bass, splitting the vocals with Mark Tompkins in a unique take on a punk classic.

Poliks, Marek : Hull Treader <i>[Used Item]</i> Poliks, Marek :
Hull Treader [Used Item]

(Another Timbre -- UK )

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Referencing sci-fi, C.S. Lewis, and alien worlds, the compositions of Marek Poliks each have a central metaphor like alien environment and warmth, spaceship and cradling, performed by ensembles using traditional and electronic instruments and objects.