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  March 2012
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Abrahams, Chris / Lucio Capece: None Of Them Would Remember It That Way Abrahams, Chris / Lucio Capece:
None Of Them Would Remember It That Way

(Mikroton Recordings -- Russia )

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Multi-reedist and sruti box player Lucio Capece and Necks keyboarist Chris Abrahams on FM synth recorded these thoughtful and thought-provoking improvised compositions over two years in Berlin.

Ballister (Dave Rempis, Fred Lonberg-Holm and Paal Nilssen-Love): Mechanisms Ballister (Dave Rempis, Fred Lonberg-Holm and Paal Nilssen-Love):
Mechanisms

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Chicago and Norway collide in the continuing collaboration of the "free-wheeling trio" of Ballister: Dave Rempis, Fred Lonberg-Holm and Paal Nilssen-Love, amazing and forward-thinking free jazz.

Barnyard Drama: Christmas Singalong Volume 6 Barnyard Drama:
Christmas Singalong Volume 6

(Barnyard -- Canada )

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Toronto's Xmas series with an amazing lineup Jean Martin, Christine Duncan, John Southworth, Tania Gill, Kyle Brenders, Justin Haynes, Julia Hambleton, DB Boyko, &c. &c.

BassX3: Transatlantic BassX3:
Transatlantic

(Leo -- Great Britain )

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Three bass instrumentalists - Gebhard Ullman on bass clarinet and bass flute, Chris Dahlgren on double bass, and Clayton Thomas on double bass, improvising on the lower end of the tonal range of chamber music.

Bjorkenheim, Raoul / Bill Laswell / Morgan Agren: Blixt Bjorkenheim, Raoul / Bill Laswell / Morgan Agren:
Blixt

(Cuneiform -- USA )

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The 1st release by the power trio of bassist Bill Laswell, drummer Morgan Agren, and guitarist Raoul Bjorkenheim, with shades of Hendrix, Guru Guru, and Massacre, muscular electric improv for the 21st century.

Cage, John: The Number Pieces 6 performed by Essential Music Cage, John:
The Number Pieces 6 performed by Essential Music

(Mode Records -- USA )

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Volume 44 in Mode's John Cage Edition has the New York based ensemble Essential Music performing Cage's numbered pieces "Five", "Seven" and "Thirteen", named for the number of musicians participating.

Chadbourne, Eugene: The Concerto (The Smoke Detector Concerto) Chadbourne, Eugene:
The Concerto (The Smoke Detector Concerto)

(Chadula -- USA )

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The 1st part of Doc Chad's new "Concerto" series features a homemade Smoke Detector in a variety of instrumental settings involving organ, piano, a vintage Martin acoustic, the Bo Diddley Gretsch electric & Doc Chad's large scale percussion ensemble.

Chadbourne, Eugene: The Concerto Part 2 (The Jaguar Concerto) Chadbourne, Eugene:
The Concerto Part 2 (The Jaguar Concerto)

(Chadula -- USA )

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The 2nd part of Doc Chad's "Concerto" series presents a series of multi-tracked extended works for his family of instruments, and is dedicated to Miles Davis and Bekah Shylovski.

Chicago Underground Duo: Age of Energy Chicago Underground Duo:
Age of Energy

(Northern Spy -- USA )

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Their 6th duo album, cornetist/electronic artist Rob Mazurek & drummer/percussionist/electronic artist Chad Taylor's release is concerned with the balance between controlled and uncontrolled experiences.

Circulasione Totale Orchestra: PhilaOslo [2 CDs] Circulasione Totale Orchestra:
PhilaOslo [2 CDs]

(Circulasione -- Norway )

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Frode Gjerstad's genre-bending Circulasione Totale Orchestra with Sabir Mateen, Anders Hana, Louis Moholo, Paal Nilssen-Love, Lasse Marhaug, &c. in a 2 disc set, one each live in 2010 from Oslo, and Philadelphia.

Clarinet Trio, The: 4 Clarinet Trio, The:
4

(Leo -- Great Britain )

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The fourth Clarinet Trio release on Leo Records, and the first one in eight years, with Jurgen Kupke on clarinet, Michael Thieke on alto clarinet, and Gebhard Ullmann on bass clarinet.

Claudia Quintet + 1, The: What Is The Beautiful? (Featuring Kurt Elling And Theo Bleckmann) Claudia Quintet + 1, The:
What Is The Beautiful? (Featuring Kurt Elling And Theo Bleckmann)

(Cuneiform -- USA )

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John Hollenbeck's NY jazz quintet with Chris Speed, Matt Moran, Drew Gress & Matt Michell, in compositions with vocalists Kurt Elling and Theo Bleckmann performing the work of American poet Kenneth Patchen.

Coluccino, Osvaldo: Atto Coluccino, Osvaldo:
Atto

(Another Timbre -- Greece/UK )

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Osvaldo Coluccino's "Atto" uses various acoustic objects but no musical instruments or electronic manipulation, here in 5 pieces recorded near Milan, Italy in 2011.

Crothers, Connie / David Arner: Spontaneous Suite For Two Pianos [4 CD Box Set] Crothers, Connie / David Arner:
Spontaneous Suite For Two Pianos [4 CD Box Set]

(RogueArt -- France )

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A 4-CD box set of 9 "Spontaneous Sweets", elaborate, magnificent and melodic piano improvisations, recorded by Connie Crothers & David Arner performing in the Richard B. Fisher Center for the Performing Arts, NY.

Dead Cat Bounce (Kohlhase / Ambrosio / Steckler / Sims / Goss / Carbone): Chance Episodes Dead Cat Bounce (Kohlhase / Ambrosio / Steckler / Sims / Goss / Carbone):
Chance Episodes

(Cuneiform -- USA )

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Saxophonist Matt Steckler's sextet with Jared Sims (reeds), Terry Goss & Charlie Kohlhase (sax), Dave Ambrosio (bass) and Bill Carbone (drums), playing exultant jazz with one eye to tradition and one to the future.

Dunmall / Gibbs / Rogers: Tribute to Tony Levin Dunmall / Gibbs / Rogers:
Tribute to Tony Levin

(FMR -- Great Britain )

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The great, late UK drummer Tony Levin is paid tribute in an album of lovely, unique and oft eccentric compositions performed by a (drumless) trio of peers: saxophonist Paul Dunmall, guitarist Phil Gibbs, and bassist Paul Rogers.

ElSaffar, Amir: Inana ElSaffar, Amir:
Inana

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

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Trumpeter Amir ElSaffar and his quintet expand the sonic possibilities of jazz by building on the modal music of the Iraqi maqam, adding a microtonal harmonic and melodic language influenced by the pitch-flexibility of Middle Eastern music.

erikM / Michel Doneda: Razine erikM / Michel Doneda:
Razine

(Monotype -- Poland )

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Using the language of Russian Futurist poet Khlebnikov's Zaoum, saxophonist Michel Doneda and electronicist ErikM take us on a ride with sliding, breaking of rhythmical lines, sudden transformations, textures, and inexplicable sound.

Flaten, Ingebrigt Haker: Birds <i>[Used Item]</i> Flaten, Ingebrigt Haker:
Birds [Used Item]

(Tektite -- Norway )

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Tektite is European improvising bassist Inegbrigt Haker Flaten's new label to release solo and ensemble work; "Birds" presents 5 solo recordings from Grand Sport Studio in Oslo and one live from The Hideout in Chicago.

Gustafsson / Nilssen-Love / Asmamaw: Baro 101 Gustafsson / Nilssen-Love / Asmamaw:
Baro 101

(Terp Records -- Netherlands )

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The Ex were in Ethopia in 2010 for their "Free the Jazz" saxophone project, here presenting Mats Gustafsson on baritone saxophone, Paal Nilssen-Love on drums, and Mesele Asmamaw on krar, a stringed bowl-shaped lyre.

Hirsch, Shelley / Ho, Simon: Where Were You Then ? Hirsch, Shelley / Ho, Simon:
Where Were You Then ?

(Tzadik -- USA )

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Free improvising vocalist and story spieler Shelley Hirsch teams with Simon Ho and a great set of musicians including Tony Buck, David Hofstra, Tomas Ulrich, for an engaging and fascinating set of songs and stories.

If, Bwana / Dan Warburton: I am Sitting in Phill Niblock's Kitchen If, Bwana / Dan Warburton:
I am Sitting in Phill Niblock's Kitchen

(Monotype -- Poland )

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Dan Warburton created a composition by timestretching Al Margolis's If Bwana work, to which Margolis added a timestretched Warburton piano recording, plus traffic and kitchen noises he recorded in Phill Niblock's kitchen.

Kihnoua: The Sybil's Whisper Kihnoua:
The Sybil's Whisper

(Metalanguage -- USA )

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Larry Och's SF-based Kihnoua Quartet quartet with Wilbert DeJoode (bass), Scott Amendola (drums), & vocalist Dohee Lee, a gripping merger of Korean p'ansori folk-singing with modern improvisational forms.

Konitz, Lee with Frank Wunsch: Insight: Solos And Duets Konitz, Lee with Frank Wunsch:
Insight: Solos And Duets

(Jazzwerkstatt -- Germany )

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Nine tracks from two albums that Konitz recorded with German pianist Frank Wunsch in the early 90s - "Into It - Solos and Duos" and "Frank-Lee Speaking" - beautiful soulful jazz dialog between two lyrical masters.

Krebs, Annette / Magda Mayas / Anthea Caddy: Thread Krebs, Annette / Magda Mayas / Anthea Caddy:
Thread

(Another Timbre -- Greece/UK )

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Performing on cello, piano, prepared guitar, tapes, and the mixing desk itself, Anthea Caddy, Magda Maya, and Annette Krebs present two improvisations, one from the studio and one live in Boston.

Kullhammar / Zetterberg / Aalberg: Basement Sessions Vol.1 Kullhammar / Zetterberg / Aalberg:
Basement Sessions Vol.1

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Following the traditions of the saxophone trio, tenor & baritone player Jonas Kullhammar releases this studio album of irrepressible compositions performed with bassist Tobjorn Zetterberg and drummer Espen Aalberg.

Lateef, Yusef / Nicolas Humbert / Marc Parisotto: Roots Run Deep Lateef, Yusef / Nicolas Humbert / Marc Parisotto:
Roots Run Deep

(RogueArt -- France )

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Yusef Lateef provides solo saxophone accompaniment to authors Nicolas Humbert and Marc Parisotto's short stories and poems, using the music Lateef had played during the shooting of the film "Brother Yusef".

Lehman, Steve Trio,  feat. Matt Brewer and Damion Reid: Dialect Fluorescent Lehman, Steve Trio, feat. Matt Brewer and Damion Reid:
Dialect Fluorescent

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

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With his new trio with bassist Matt Brewer and drummer Damion Reid, saxophonist Lehman combines his own original compositions with a full program of works by jazz legends like John Coltrane and Jackie McLean.

LHZ + H : Thomas Lehn, Carl Ludwig Hubsch, Philip Zoubek, Franz Hautzinger: Scope LHZ + H : Thomas Lehn, Carl Ludwig Hubsch, Philip Zoubek, Franz Hautzinger:
Scope

(Monotype -- Poland )

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Hubsch, Lehn, Zoubek & Hautzinger's approach to improvised music is driven by a mixture of mechanically and electronically generated sounds forming a vividly structured architecture of layers and sonic landscapes.

Liebman / Eskelin with Tony Marino & Jim Black: Non Sequiturs Liebman / Eskelin with Tony Marino & Jim Black:
Non Sequiturs

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

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Two Liebman originals, Albert Ayler's "Ghosts", and a suite that Ellery Eskelin wrote specifically for this quartet with bassist Tony Marino and drummer Jim Black, allowing the band's energy to be altered by the compositional progressions.

Mastelotto, Pat: Recidivate [2 CDs] Mastelotto, Pat:
Recidivate [2 CDs]

(7D -- USA )

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A collection of outtakes, rarities and highlights from the past 20 years of King Crimson, XTC and Mr. Mister drummer Pat Mastelotto with friends; 2 CDs focusing on acoustic and electronic drumming.

Mcphee, Joe / Ingebrigt Haker Flaten: Brooklyn DNA Mcphee, Joe / Ingebrigt Haker Flaten:
Brooklyn DNA

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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A project about the rich jazz history of Brooklyn, NY, recorded in that burrough by NY saxophonist Joe McPhee & bassist Ingebrigt Haker Flaten, referencing Putnam Central, The Blue Coronet, Sonny Rollins, and Brooklyn itself.

Orelli 6, Marco von: Close Ties On Hidden Lanes Orelli 6, Marco von:
Close Ties On Hidden Lanes

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

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Trumpeter Marco von Orelli's in a modern jazz sextet with Lukas Briggen (trombone), Lukas Roos (bass clarinet), Michel Witsch (piano), Kaspar von Grunigen (bass) and Samuel Duhsler (drums).

Osborne, Mike Trio with Harry Miller and Tony Levin: The Birmingham Jazz Concert [2 CDs] Osborne, Mike Trio with Harry Miller and Tony Levin:
The Birmingham Jazz Concert [2 CDs]

(Ogun -- Great Britain )

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A double CD of saxophonist Mike Osborne's group with bassist Harry Miller and drummer Tony Levin performing live 1976 at the Warwick Suite, Grand Hotel in Birmingham, driven and innovative UK free jazz from a trio of legends.

Pastor, Stefano & Ari Poutiainen: North South Dial <i>[Used Item]</i> Pastor, Stefano & Ari Poutiainen:
North South Dial [Used Item]

(Slam -- Great Britain )

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Italian violinist and multi-instrumentalist Stefano Pastor and Finnish violinist and educator Ari Poutiainen in a jazz duo of warm and intensely evocative nuances from several atmospheres.

Perelman, Ivo / Joe Morris / Gerald Cleaver: Family Ties Perelman, Ivo / Joe Morris / Gerald Cleaver:
Family Ties

(Leo -- Great Britain )

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Ivo Perelman's fifteenth album for Leo Records is a trio with bassist Joe Morris and drummer Gerald Cleaver, performing original group compositions recorded in the studio in NYC.

Realisation Trio: Dunmall / Jurd / Bashford: Salt Dolly Realisation Trio: Dunmall / Jurd / Bashford:
Salt Dolly

(FMR -- Great Britain )

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The 2nd release from Paul Dunmall's Realisation Trio with bassist Nick Jurd and drummer Jim Bashford, recording original Dunmall compositions at Victoria Rooms Bristol in 2011.

RED Trio + Nate Wooley: Stem RED Trio + Nate Wooley:
Stem

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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NY trumpeter Nate Wooley and Portugal's Red Trio (Rodrigo Pinheiro, Hernani Faustino & Gabriel Ferrandini), recorded after their live performance at the 2010 Clean Feed Festival in NYC; powerful and thought-provoking modern improvisation.

Sao Paulo Underground (Featuring Rob Mazurek): Tres Cabecas Loucuras Sao Paulo Underground (Featuring Rob Mazurek):
Tres Cabecas Loucuras

(Cuneiform -- USA )

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The third album by Sao Paulo Underground mixing jazz and electronics by the group of Mauricio Takara (percussion), Rob Mazurek (cornet & electronics), Guilherme Grando (keys), and Richard Ribeiro (drums).

Sharp Trio, Elliott: Aggregat Sharp Trio, Elliott:
Aggregat

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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NY saxophonist/guitarist, composer and conceptualist Elliot Sharps Trio with bassist Brad Jones and drummer Ches Smith using written scores to guide rhythmic and melodic jazz into unlikely and fascinating structures.

Sorey, Tyshawn: Oblique-I Sorey, Tyshawn:
Oblique-I

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

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10 compositions from drummer Tyshawn Sorey's creative quartet/quintet repertoire "41 Compositions", created as a series of platforms for improvisation, here performed with Loren Stillman, Todd Neufeld, John Escreet & Chris Tordini.

Stabbins / Riley / Wren / Sanders: St. Cyprians 2 Stabbins / Riley / Wren / Sanders:
St. Cyprians 2

(FMR -- Great Britain )

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The exceptional free jazz quartet of saxophonist Larry Stabbins, pianist Howard Riley, bassist Tony Wren and drummer Mark Sanders performing 4 extended improvisations of great dialog and dexterity.

Taus (Klaus Filip & Tim Blechmann): Pinna Taus (Klaus Filip & Tim Blechmann):
Pinna

(Another Timbre -- Greece/UK )

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An improvisation for two laptop computers performed by Tim Blechmann and Klaus Filip, recorded live in Vienna at "neue musik in st ruprecht", 2010, contrasting minimal tones with massive bass rumble and frothing frequencies.

Teneleven (Nasuno Mitsuru): Teneleven Teneleven (Nasuno Mitsuru):
Teneleven

(Doubtmusic -- Japan )

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Nasuno Mitsuru (Altered States, Seijaku, Korkyojin, &c) in a new band with two synthesizers, bass, and drums, rock in a Heldon/Tangerine Dream mode using modern electroacoustic principles for richly hypnotic electronic music.

Thinking Plague: Decline and Fall Thinking Plague:
Decline and Fall

(Cuneiform -- USA )

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6th release from RIO-rockers Thinking Plague, adding vocalist Elaine Di Falco and keyboardist Kimara Sajn to long-term members Mark Harris (reeds), Dave Wiley (bass) and Mike Johnson (guitar); superb and sophisticated art-rock.

Toral, Rafael / Davu Seru: Live in Minneapolis Toral, Rafael / Davu Seru:
Live in Minneapolis

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Rafael Toral's Space Program, post-free jazz electronic music, is made manifest in this duo between the electronicist and drummer Davu Seru, performing live in Minneapolis during Toral's 2011 tour of the US.

Ward / Hill / Lash / Sanders: Predicate Ward / Hill / Lash / Sanders:
Predicate

(FMR -- Great Britain )

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Alex Ward developed this band to confront the issue of combining composition with improvisation, using free jazz as a touchstone for pieces allowing stylistically unbounded playing, here with an incredible set of players.

Wild Chamber Trio: 10.000 Leaves Wild Chamber Trio:
10.000 Leaves

(Not Two Records -- Poland )

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Free improvisation in a "wild" chamber music setting using modern techniques from Italian soprano saxophonist Gianni Mimmo, Swiss cellist Clementine Gasser and pianist Elisabeth Harnik.

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.

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.

Dixon Orchestra, Bill: 17 Musicians In Search of a Sound: Darfur Dixon Orchestra, Bill:
17 Musicians In Search of a Sound: Darfur

(Aum Fidelity -- USA )

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Legendary trumpeter, composer and educator Bill Dixon in a 17 piece orchestra playing original compositions live at the 12th Vision Festival in New York City.

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

(Ftarri -- Japan )

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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.

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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Melford, Myra Extended Ensemble: Even the Sounds Shine Melford, Myra Extended Ensemble:
Even the Sounds Shine

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

Price: $17.45

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

(Fish of Milk -- Australia )

Price: $23.95

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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.

Zorn, John: The Dreamers-The Gentle Side Zorn, John:
The Dreamers-The Gentle Side

(Tzadik -- USA )

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Collecting and remastering the most lyrical and beautiful tracks from John Zorn's three Dreamers releases, presented in a picture disc pressed on 180 gram vinyl.

Flaten, Ingebrigt Haker: Steel Flaten, Ingebrigt Haker:
Steel

(Tektite -- Norway )

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Bassist Inegbrigt Haker Flaten's Tektite label in its 2nd release, coincidentally presenting the bassist's 2nd-ever solo acoustic album recorded live in concert in Bucharest/Romania, 2011.