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  April 2013
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Abbott, Simeon & Mike Gennaro: Meditations on First Abbott, Simeon & Mike Gennaro:
Meditations on First

(Bug Incision Records -- 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.

ADA Trio (Brotzmann / Lonberg-Holm / Nilssen-Love): with Pat Thomas live at Cafe OTO ADA Trio (Brotzmann / Lonberg-Holm / Nilssen-Love):
with Pat Thomas live at Cafe OTO

(PNL -- Norway )

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The ADA Trio of saxophonist Peter Brotzmann, cellist Fred Lonberg-Holm, and drummer Paal Nilssen-Love performing live at Cafe OTO in London on February 19, 2012, joined by keyboardist Pat Thomas.

ADA Trio (Brotzmann / Lonberg-Holm / Nilssen-Love): with Steve Noble live at Cafe OTO ADA Trio (Brotzmann / Lonberg-Holm / Nilssen-Love):
with Steve Noble live at Cafe OTO

(PNL -- Norway )

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The ADA Trio of saxophonist Peter Brotzmann, cellist Fred Lonberg-Holm, and drummer Paal Nilssen-Love performing live at Cafe OTO in London on February 20, 2012, joined by percussionist Steve Noble.

Amado, Rodrigo Motion Trio + Jeb Bishop: The Flame Alphabet Amado, Rodrigo Motion Trio + Jeb Bishop:
The Flame Alphabet

(Not Two Records -- Poland )

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Portuguese saxophonist Rodrigo Amado's Motion Trio with Migue Mira on cello and Gabriel Ferrandini (Red Trio) on drums, rounded out with Jeb Bishop on trombone, in an album of inspired free jazz recorded in the studio.

Atolon + Chip Shop Music: Public Private Atolon + Chip Shop Music:
Public Private

(Another Timbre -- Greece/UK )

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ChipShop music with Erik Carlsson (percussion), Martin Kuchen (sax & radio), David Lacey (percussion & electronics) and Paul Vogel (computer & clarinet) meet Atolon (Ruth Barberan, Alfredo Costa Monteiro, and Ferran Fages).

Bent Spoon Duo: With & Without Allison Cameron Bent Spoon Duo:
With & Without Allison Cameron

(Bug Incision Records -- Canada )

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Chris Dadge and Scott Munro (aka the Bent Spoon Duo) recorded this album at Weeds Cafe in Calgary in 2012 as a duo, extending their set to a trio with the compatible style of Allison Camera on amplified & mangled banjo and kalimba.

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.

Brotzmann, Peter: Solo At Dobialab Brotzmann, Peter:
Solo At Dobialab

(Dobia -- Italy )

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Peter Brotzmann performed live at Dobialab in 2010 at the IX Dobiarteventi Festival, recording this superb set of 5 improvisations played on tenor saxophone, alto saxophone, tarogato, and B-flat clarinet.

Cactus Truck with Jeb Bishop and Roy Campbell: Live in USA Cactus Truck with Jeb Bishop and Roy Campbell:
Live in USA

(Eh? / Tractata Records -- USA )

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Three concerts from the Dutch free improvising power trio Cactus Truck's 2012 40-date tour of the USA, performing live at Squidco (!) with Jeb Bishop, Astro Black Records, and at JACK with Roy Campbell.

Cage, John (Cornford / Monteiro / Curgenven / Fages / Farmer / ...): Cartridge Music Cage, John (Cornford / Monteiro / Curgenven / Fages / Farmer / ...):
Cartridge Music

(Another Timbre -- Greece/UK )

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Cartridge Music was composed in 1960 and is one of Cage's earliest attempts to produce live electronic music, here realized at a live performance at the Audiograft Festival in Oxford in February 2012.

Ceramic Dog (Ribot / Smith / Ismaily): Your Turn Ceramic Dog (Ribot / Smith / Ismaily):
Your Turn

(Northern Spy -- USA )

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Five years after their debut release, Ceramic Dog, the power trio featuring Marc Ribot (guitar), Shahzad Ismaily (bass/electronics) and Ches Smith (drums), returns with this exceptional album merging rock and improv Downtown NY style.

Coluccino, Osvaldo: Oltreorme Coluccino, Osvaldo:
Oltreorme

(Another Timbre -- Greece/UK )

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Italian composer Osvaldo Coluccino performed these minimal works using acoustic objects only: no musical instruments, no power tools, nor appliances, nor other electric machines, and no post electronic processing.

Convergence Quartet, The: Slow and Steady Convergence Quartet, The:
Slow and Steady

(NoBusiness -- Lithuania )

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The Convergence Quartet with Taylor Ho Bynum (cornet), Alexander Hawkins (piano), Dominic Lash (bass) and Harris Eisenstadt (drums) performing live at the Vortex Jazz Club in November, 2011 as part of the London Jazz Festival.

Crump, Stephan - Mary Halvorson (Secret Keeper): Super Eight Crump, Stephan - Mary Halvorson (Secret Keeper):
Super Eight

(Intakt -- Switzerland )

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Brooklyn based bassist Stephan Crump (Rosetta Trio) and guitarist Mary Halvorson (MAP, Braxton, &c) perform duos recorded at Butler Plaza in Brooklyn, 2011, thoroughly modern improvisation from two of NY's finest young players.

Dieb13 / Gustafsson / Siewert: (Fake) The Facts [VINYL 7-inch] Dieb13 / Gustafsson / Siewert:
(Fake) The Facts [VINYL 7-inch]

(Trost Records -- Austria )

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Two tracks - "The Fake" and "The Fact" from the trio of Dieb13 on turntables & cigar box, Mats Gustafsson on bass saxophone, and Martin Siewert on guitar, a special 2013 Record Store Day release.

Engines, The with John Tchicai: Other Violets Engines, The with John Tchicai:
Other Violets

(Not Two Records -- Poland )

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A live recording at the Hungry Brain in Chicago, 2011, from the Engines quartet of Jeb Bishop (trombone), Dave Rempis (saxes), Nate McBride (bass) and Tim Daisy (drums), performing with the late tenor saxophonist John Tchicai.

Epps, Ellwood / Joshua Zubot: Land of Marigold Epps, Ellwood / Joshua Zubot:
Land of Marigold

(Bug Incision Records -- Canada )

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The debut recording from the duo of Montreal-based frequent collaborators, trumpeter Ellwood Epps and Joshua Zubot on violin and low octave violin, excellent extended dialog with elegant flair and great insight into each other's playing.

Guthrie, Anne / Richard Kamerman: Sinter Guthrie, Anne / Richard Kamerman:
Sinter

(ErstAEU -- USA )

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The duo of Anne Guthrie and Richard Kamerman in 5 large canvases of sound using field recordings, domestic recordings, composition, improvisation, processing - unhurried work of great detail and diversity that captivates the attentive listener.

Haino, Keiji / Jim O'Rourke / Oren Ambarchi: Now While It's Still Warm Let Us Pour in All the Myster Haino, Keiji / Jim O'Rourke / Oren Ambarchi:
Now While It's Still Warm Let Us Pour in All the Mystery

(Black Truffle -- Australia )

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The fourth release from the established trio of Haino (guitar, flute), O'Rourke (bass) and Ambarchi (drums), with a wide range of remarkable tracks that explore different sides of free rock.

Haino, Keiji / Jim O'Rourke / Oren Ambarchi: Now While It's Still Warm Let Us Pour in All the Myster Haino, Keiji / Jim O'Rourke / Oren Ambarchi:
Now While It's Still Warm Let Us Pour in All the Mystery [VINYL]

(Black Truffle -- Australia )

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The fourth release from the established trio of Haino (guitar, flute), O'Rourke (bass) and Ambarchi (drums), with a wide range of remarkable tracks that explore different sides of free rock.

Holmes, Ben Quartet : Anvil Of The Lord Holmes, Ben Quartet :
Anvil Of The Lord

(Skirl -- USA )

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Trumpeter/composer Ben Holmes' 2nd album as a leader with fellow Brooklyn musicians Curtis Hasselbring (trombone), Matt Pavolka (bass) and Vinnie Sperrazza (drums), presenting 9 original compositions showcasing the band's improvisational prowess and conceptual unity.

Koch-Schutz-Studer With Shelley Hirsch: Walking And Stumbling Through Your Sleep Koch-Schutz-Studer With Shelley Hirsch:
Walking And Stumbling Through Your Sleep

(Intakt -- Switzerland )

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The remarkable Swiss improvising trio Koch-Schutz-Studer collaborates with NY improvising vocalist artist Shelley Hirsch for an amazing album of voice and electronic and acoustic improvisation with few boundaries and incredible insight.

Konstrukt (feat. Peter Brotzmann): Eklisia Sunday Konstrukt (feat. Peter Brotzmann):
Eklisia Sunday

(Not Two Records -- Poland )

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The Turkish trio Konstruct augmented with four Turkish players perform live at Eklisia, an old chapel constructed in the 17th century, with saxophonist Peter Brotzmann, recording the four part freely improvised "Eklisia Sunday".

Meichel, Dan & Chris Dadge: Mannington Meichel, Dan & Chris Dadge:
Mannington

(Bug Incision Records -- Canada )

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The first in a series of releases from Bug Incision's archive of late saxophonist Dan Meichel, from recordings in Calgary in 2008 showing Meichel's articulately heavy style against Dadge's inventive drumming and percussion.

Melodic Art-Tet (Brackeen, Abdullah, Parker, Blank, Waters): Melodic Art-Tet Melodic Art-Tet (Brackeen, Abdullah, Parker, Blank, Waters):
Melodic Art-Tet

(NoBusiness -- Lithuania )

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1974 recordings at WKCR in NYC from the quintet of Charles Brackeen (flute & sax), Ahmed Abdullah (trumpet), William Parker (bass), Roger Blank (drums) and Tony Waters (percussion), beautifully recorded and essential free improvisation.

Panzner, Joe / Greg Stuart: Dystonia Duos Panzner, Joe / Greg Stuart:
Dystonia Duos

(ErstAEU -- USA )

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Joe Panzner (Clearing, Polluted) and Greg Stuart (Pisaro) in a building electroacoustic improvisation work, mutating sound into a symphonic work of darkly blissful noise abstraction.

Parker, Evan / Barry Guy / Paul Lytton: Live at Maya Recordings Festival Parker, Evan / Barry Guy / Paul Lytton:
Live at Maya Recordings Festival

(NoBusiness -- Lithuania )

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Superb improvisation from three masters - Evan Parker on sax, Barry Guy on bass and Paul Lytton on drums - performing at the Maya Recordings Festival, September 23 - 25, 2011 at Theater am Gleis, Winterthur, Switzerland.

Parker, Evan: Vaincu.Va! Live at Western Front 1978 [VINYL] Parker, Evan:
Vaincu.Va! Live at Western Front 1978 [VINYL]

(Western Front New Music -- Canada )

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Restored and mastered from the original archived 1/4" tape that captured Evan Parker's dynamic, innovative 1978 solo performance on soprano sax at Vancouver's Western Front, the last of 29 dates during his North American tour.

Patterson, Lee & Vanessa Rossetto: Temperament as Waveform Patterson, Lee & Vanessa Rossetto:
Temperament as Waveform

(Another Timbre -- Greece/UK )

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Four tracks produced by file-exchange from 2010-2012 between sound artist Lee Patterson in Austin, Texas and Manchester, UK-based Vanessa Rossetto, impressive works on a large geographic and sound scale.

Quat Quartet (Fred Van Hove, Els Vandeweyer, Paul Lovens, Martin Blume): Live at Hasselt Quat Quartet (Fred Van Hove, Els Vandeweyer, Paul Lovens, Martin Blume):
Live at Hasselt

(NoBusiness -- Lithuania )

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Excellent free improvisation from the quartet of Els Vandeweyer (vibraphone), Fred Van Hove (piano / accordion), Paul Lovens (percussion), Martin Blume (percussion) recording at Kunstencentrum BELGIE & Cultuurplatform Motives for Jazz.

Robair, Gino: Solo Drums with Ebow Robair, Gino:
Solo Drums with Ebow

(Bug Incision Records -- Canada )

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Percussionist Robair placed an Ebow over a street-sweeper blade or a short length of guitar string, and then placed those on the head of a snare drum or floor tom, recording without effects to allow natural rhythms and harmonic modulation to come forth.

Rowe, Keith / Graham Lambkin: Making A Rowe, Keith / Graham Lambkin:
Making A

(erstwhile -- USA )

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Keith Rowe first met Graham Lambkin at erstwhile's 2007 Amplify 2011 festival in NYC, playing again in 2013, and recording this album at Lambkin's house that same year, creating something unusual and unique from each player's perspective.

Schlippenbach, Alexander Von: The Living Music [VINYL] Schlippenbach, Alexander Von:
The Living Music [VINYL]

(Cien Fuegos -- Austria )

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Recorded the same day as Brotzmann's "Nipples", pianist Schlippenbach's 2nd album was released on his own Quasar label in 1969, featuring Brotzmann(sax), Manfred Schoof (cornet), Michael Pilz (reeds), Paul Rutherford (trombone), Buschi Niebergall (bass) and Han Bennink (drums).

Sonic Youth & I.C.P. & The Ex: In the Fishtank 9 Sonic Youth & I.C.P. & The Ex:
In the Fishtank 9

(Fishtank -- The Netherlands )

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Konkurrent's 9th release of the "In The Fishtank" series pairs Sonic Youth (less Kim Gordon) with ICP (Instant Composers Pool) and Luc & Terrie of The Ex, recording in the studio while Sonic Youth was in Amsterdam for the 2001 Holland Festival.

Stephenson, Graham / Aaron Zarzutzki: Touching Stephenson, Graham / Aaron Zarzutzki:
Touching

(ErstAEU -- USA )

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Trumpet, synthesizer and microphones from the ea-improv duo of Graham Stephenson and Aaron Zarzutzki, an unusual palette of sounds mutating both instruments with both vengeance and guttural humor, a fascinating display of sound and momentum.

Swell, Steve / Andrew Raffo Dewar / Garrison Fewell: Estuaries Swell, Steve / Andrew Raffo Dewar / Garrison Fewell:
Estuaries

(Den Records -- Italy )

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Featuring Argentinian composer and improviser Andrew Raffo Dewar on soprano saxophone and the great Garrison Fewell on guitar, trombonist Swell leads this trio through the 10 part "Estuaries" based on a graphic score and poem written by Swell.

Takase, Aki: My Ellington Takase, Aki:
My Ellington

(Intakt -- Switzerland )

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Pianist Takase continues her tributes to great American jazz musicians with a solo album of Ellington interpretations, taken from her unique perspective and style, played with great feeling and insight.

Thieke & Toulemonde / Capece & Drouin: Berlin Series #1 Thieke & Toulemonde / Capece & Drouin:
Berlin Series #1

(Another Timbre -- Greece/UK )

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The Inframince/Immensity split CD is the first in a series of discs exploring the work of musicians based in Berlin, a city which has been one of the most vibrant centres for improvised and contemporary music since the 1960's.

Tippett, Keith / Giovanni Maier: Two for Joyce - Live in Trieste Tippett, Keith / Giovanni Maier:
Two for Joyce - Live in Trieste

(Long Song Records -- Italy )

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English and European piano jazz/avant artist Keith Tippett and Giovanni Maier, one of the most respected Italian jazz bassists of the past two decades, performed this superb extended improvisation at the New Routes in Jazz Festival in 2012.

Unrepeatable Quartet, The (Wright / Epps / Muro / Dadge): Calgary 2012 Unrepeatable Quartet, The (Wright / Epps / Muro / Dadge):
Calgary 2012

(Bug Incision Records -- Canada )

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Jack Wright, one of the United States' true titans of free improvising, recorded this live set at Calgary with trumpeter Ellwood Epps and the Bent Spoon Duo of Chris Dadge and Scott Munro.

Ziegele, Omri - Yves Theiler: Inside Innocence Ziegele, Omri - Yves Theiler:
Inside Innocence

(Intakt -- Switzerland )

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Omri Ziegele, saxophonist, composer and und leader of the small orchestra Billiger Bauer presents a duo with younger Zurich pianist Yves Theiler, presenting melodic compositions from both players performed with beautiful intuitive dialog.

Zorn, John: The Mysteries Zorn, John:
The Mysteries

(Tzadik -- USA )

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The second volume from the trio of Bill Frisell (guitar), Carol Emanuel (harp) and Kenny Wollesen (vibraphone, bells) playing Zorn's mystical compositions that leave room for improvisation.

Zs: Grain Zs:
Grain

(Northern Spy -- USA )

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Tenor saxophonist Sam Hillmer (The Diamond Terrifier) takes NYC's Zs into a new direction as a trio with guitarist Patrick Higgins and percussionist Greg Fox, presenting the two part "Grain", a massive work of reorganized sound.

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.

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

(Auris Media -- Israel )

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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.

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

(Rossbin -- Italy )

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Little Women: Lung Little Women:
Lung

(Aum Fidelity -- USA )

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A large work from Brooklyn's jazz-oriented Little Women with saxophonists Travis Laplante & Darius Jones, guitarist Andrew Smiley, and drummer Jason Nazary, a sophisticated building work collectively composed and refined over two years.

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

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

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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 [VINYL] Zorn, John:
The Dreamers-The Gentle Side [VINYL]

(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.

Burr, Anthony: solo clarinet Burr, Anthony:
solo clarinet

(Skirl -- USA )

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A diverse and intriguing set of solo clarinet pieces from New Yorker Anthony Burr, performing works by Giacinto Scelsi, Helmut Lachenmann, Erik Ulman, John Rodgers and Thomas Meadowcraft.

Butcher / Buck / Mayas / Stangl: Plume Butcher / Buck / Mayas / Stangl:
Plume

(Unsounds -- The Netherlands )

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Drummer/percussionist Tony Buck and saxophonist John Butcher are the common elements in these two trios, one with guitarist Burkhard Stangl, and one with pianist Magda Mayas, using imaginative and unusual approaches to improvisation.

Endangered Blood (Black / Dunn / Noriega / Speed): Work Your Magic Endangered Blood (Black / Dunn / Noriega / Speed):
Work Your Magic

(Skirl -- USA )

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Reedists Chris Speed and Oscar Noriega, bassist Trevor Dunn and drummer Jim Black return for their 2nd album of contemporary jazz blending melodic and free playing with intricate interplay in a great set of tunes referencing Lester Young, Leah Paul, Teddy Wilson, Paul Motian, &c.

Gray, Devin: Dirigo Rataplan Gray, Devin:
Dirigo Rataplan

(Skirl -- USA )

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New York bassist and composer Devin Gray leads the quartet of Ellery Eskelin on tenor sax, Dave Ballou on trumpet, and Michael Formanek also on bass, playing 8 original compositions of melodic creative jazz.

Guionnet, Jean-Luc + Eric La Casa + Philip Samartzis: Soleil d'Artifice Guionnet, Jean-Luc + Eric La Casa + Philip Samartzis:
Soleil d'Artifice

(Swarming -- France )

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The first 2009 release for French The Swarming label is the trio of saxophonist Jean-Luc Guionnet, and electronic artists Eric La Casa and Philip Samartzis, using unusual procedures and investigations to create impressive and dynamic sonic journeys.

Kyriakides, Yannis: Resorts & Ruins Kyriakides, Yannis:
Resorts & Ruins

(Unsounds -- The Netherlands )

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Three recent sound works by Yannis Kyriakides using source material highlighting specific vocal traditions - Turkish pop music, Cypriot epic song, and Baroque opera - making extensive use of other forms of speech and vocal acts.

Mayas, Magda / Christine Abdelnour: Myriad Mayas, Magda / Christine Abdelnour:
Myriad

(Unsounds -- The Netherlands )

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Pianist Magda Mayas and saxophonist Christin Abdelnour recorded these 2 tracks at a concert organised by Radio France at Meteo Festival, Mulhouse, idiosyncratic and distinctive playing using extended and unusual techniques.