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  November 2013
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Adcock, Mike & Clive Bell: Sleep It Off (1999-2001) Adcock, Mike & Clive Bell:
Sleep It Off (1999-2001)

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

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Twelve short improvised pieces by Mike Adcock on a variety of different instruments that were recorded over a three year period.

Belorukov, Ilia / Kurt Liedwart: Vtoroi Belorukov, Ilia / Kurt Liedwart:
Vtoroi

(Mikroton Recordings -- Russia )

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Saint-Petersburg saxophonist Ilia Belorukov & Moscow-based electronic and computer musician Kurt Liedwart in a release balancing silence, space and chance using sinewaves & computers and prepared saxophone, a mix of modern ea-improv and Wandelweiser intent.

Bianco, Tony / Dave Liebman / Tony Marino: Line Ish Bianco, Tony / Dave Liebman / Tony Marino:
Line Ish

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

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Tony Bianco (drums) in a trio with Dave Liebman (saxophones, flute, piano) and Tony Marino (double bass) playing fiery jazz compositions as well as a few short improvisations.

Bianco, Tony & Paul Dunmall: Hour Glass [2 CDs] Bianco, Tony & Paul Dunmall:
Hour Glass [2 CDs]

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

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Two energetic, extended improvisations led by drummer Tony Bianco, one with Paul Dunmall (saxophones) and Marcio Mattos (double bass), the other with Dunmall (saxophone) and Paul Rogers (bass).

Blaser, Samuel / Benoit Delbecq / Gerry Hemingway: Fourth Landscape Blaser, Samuel / Benoit Delbecq / Gerry Hemingway:
Fourth Landscape

(Nuscope -- USA )

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Trombonist Samuel Blaser leads a trio of Benoit Delbecqu (piano & keys) and Gerry Hemingway (drums & percussion) through 11 tracks that merge modern improvisation with conceptual compositional elements creating intense, introspective & intelligent music.

Blume / Denley / Dorner / Mattos / Wachsmann: LINES in Australia Blume / Denley / Dorner / Mattos / Wachsmann:
LINES in Australia

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

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The second album from the quintet of Martin Blume (percussion), Jim Denley (flutes, saxophone), Axel Dorner (trumpet), Marcio Mattos (cello, electronics) and Philipp Wachsmann (violin, electronics).

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 ruin

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

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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.

Brand / Perkis / Robair / Shiurba / Sperry: Supermodel Supermodel Brand / Perkis / Robair / Shiurba / Sperry:
Supermodel Supermodel

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

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Trombonist Gail Brand plays as part of a duo, trio, quartet and quintet in 13 improvised pieces that were recorded during three visits to San Francisco.

Brand, Gail & Morgan Guberman: Ballgames & Crazy Brand, Gail & Morgan Guberman:
Ballgames & Crazy

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

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The duo of trombonist Gail Brand and vocalist Morgan Guberman in a studio recording of creative improvisations.

Burn / Coxhill / Edwards / Minton / Russell: Mopomoso Solos 2002 Burn / Coxhill / Edwards / Minton / Russell:
Mopomoso Solos 2002

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

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A concert featuring exceptional unaccompanied solo improvisations by John Russell (guitar), Phil Minton (voice), John Edwards (double bass), Lol Coxhill (saxophone) and Chris Burn (piano, percussion) followed by an impromptu performance as a quintet.

Bynum, Taylor Ho: Navigation (Possibility Abstracts XII & XIII) [2 CDs] Bynum, Taylor Ho:
Navigation (Possibility Abstracts XII & XIII) [2 CDs]

(Firehouse 12 Records -- USA )

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The 1st of 3 releases documenting composer/cornetist Taylor Ho Bynums' Navigation project, in 2 CDS of studio recordings with his Sextet: Jim Hobbs on saxophone, Bill Lowe on trombone & tuba, Mary Halvorson on guitar, Ken Filiano on bass, and Tomas Fujiwara on drums & vibraphone.

Carter String Trio, Kent: Intersections Carter String Trio, Kent:
Intersections

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

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Kent Carter (double bass) leads a string trio comprised of Albert Maurer (violin) and Katrin Mickiewicz (viola) in an enchanting set of recordings made in Koln, Sers, and Bonn during 2004.

Carter String Trio, Kent: The Willisau Suites Carter String Trio, Kent:
The Willisau Suites

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

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Kent Carter (double bass) leads Carl Zingaro (violin) and Francois Dreno (viola) in a string trio with touches of classical chamber, jazz, and European folk music. Albrecht Maurer (violin) and Emmanuelle Roch (viola) later join Carter in two pieces.

Chrysakis / Slaven / O'Sullivan / Wigens: Zafiros en el Barro Chrysakis / Slaven / O'Sullivan / Wigens:
Zafiros en el Barro

(Aural Terrains -- Greece/UK )

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Intricate and beautifully paced electroacoustic improv from the quartet of Thanos Chrysakis (laptop, synth & radio), Ken Slaven (berimbu, autoharp, violin), James O'Sullivan (guitar) and Jerry Wigens (clarinet & mandolin).

Collectif Inaudible: Cardo: Improvised Music in Brussels Collectif Inaudible:
Cardo: Improvised Music in Brussels

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

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Collection of twelve duo, trio and quartet improvisations featuring various artists from the European scene that were recorded over a four years at an improvisation workshop in Brussels.

Common Objects: John Butcher / Rhodri Davies / Lee Patterson: Live In Morden Tower Common Objects: John Butcher / Rhodri Davies / Lee Patterson:
Live In Morden Tower

(Mikroton Recordings -- Russia )

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Active in various formats since 2005 when The London Musicians' Collective commissioned the ensemble from electric harpist Rhodri Davies, this album with John Butcher (sax & amplifier) and Lee Patterson on amplified devices is surprisingly their first release.

Coxhill, Lol / Mueller, Torsten / Rutherford, Paul: Milwaukee Coxhill, Lol / Mueller, Torsten / Rutherford, Paul:
Milwaukee

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

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Dunmall, Paul: In Your Shell Like Dunmall, Paul:
In Your Shell Like

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

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Paul Dunmall (bagpipes, sax) and Stevie Wishart (hurdy-gurdy) play as a duo to start this Brussels concert, followed by a flustering duo with Dunmall on sax and Paul Lytton on percussion, and ending with a group performance by the unlikely trio.

Eichenberger's Domino, Markus: Concept for Orchestra Eichenberger's Domino, Markus:
Concept for Orchestra

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

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Markus Eichenberger directs his fellow artists to change what they are doing, but does not dictate what they do next, leaving ample room for an unpredictable performance that was many transformations.

Evans, Charles: Ballads Evans, Charles:
Ballads

(Hot Cup Records -- USA )

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Baritone saxophonist Charles Evans artfully navigates seven ballads, from standard pieces such as "Body and Soul" and "Chelsea Bridge" to 2 original compositions, in a band with Moppa Elliott (bass), Eli Hludzik (drums), Neil Shah (piano), and Eric Dutko (guitar).

Featherbeard: Incantations [VINYL] Featherbeard:
Incantations [VINYL]

(Featherbeard -- USA )

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A strange album of songs from the oddly captivating West Coast artist Featherbeard, using mountain dulcimer, baritone ukulele, a mahogany guitar, autoharp, samba drums, pump organs and of course, his voice; obsessive and wonderfully creative music.

Free Base (Wilkinson / Mattos / Noble): The Ins and Outs Free Base (Wilkinson / Mattos / Noble):
The Ins and Outs

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

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In their first studio recording, Alan Wilkinson (saxes, voice), Marcio Mattos (double bass, electronics) and Steve Noble (drums) play a diverse set with moments ranging from fervid to serene.

Garcia, Miguel / Tomas Gris / Lee Noyes: Asto Ilunno Garcia, Miguel / Tomas Gris / Lee Noyes:
Asto Ilunno

(Idealstate Recordings -- Sweden )

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The trio of Miguel A. Garcia (electronics), Tomas Gris (objects) and Lee Noyes (piano) in a single extended and understated improvisation mixing acoustic and electronic sources, building and subsiding in its interesting journey.

Graewe / Reijseger / Hemingway: Counterfactuals Graewe / Reijseger / Hemingway:
Counterfactuals

(Nuscope -- USA )

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Frequent collaborators, German pianist Georg Graewe, Dutch cellist Ernst Reijseger, and American percussionist Gerry Hemingway, performing free improvisation using "unorthodox harmonic structures, ferocious interplay, and a plethora of contrasting elements".

Graewe, Georg: Fantasiestucke I-XIII Graewe, Georg:
Fantasiestucke I-XIII

(Nuscope -- USA )

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Georg Graewe in a series of 13 piano fantasies from 2 to 7 minutes long, non-idiomatic improvisation incorporating diverse modern styles in rich variety, from introspective work to elaborate and inventive playing using great technical and dramatic control.

Gratkowski / Van Hove / Oxley: GratHovOx Gratkowski / Van Hove / Oxley:
GratHovOx

(Nuscope -- USA )

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The first CD from 2002 by German saxophonist/clarinetist Frank Gratkowski, Belgian pianist/ accordionist Fred Van Hove, and drummer/percussionist Tony Oxley, reserved yet unrestrained free improvisation; smart dialog from three tremendous players.

Hallett, Sylvia: White Fog Hallett, Sylvia:
White Fog

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

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Sylvia Hallet uses just a bowed bicycle wheel and digital delays to create originals songs, improvises violin and voice on another track, and constructs a tape collage soundtrack made for a dance film.

Harada Condanction Ensemble, Masashi: Enterprising Mass of Cilia Harada Condanction Ensemble, Masashi:
Enterprising Mass of Cilia

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

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Following the success of "Enter the Continent", Masashi Harada dance-conducts a somewhat larger group of mostly Boston-based musicians, including Greg Kelley and Bhob Rainey, among others.

Harada, Masashi: Condanction Ensemble (1999) Harada, Masashi:
Condanction Ensemble (1999)

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

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Both eight and six-piece ensembles are conducted by Masashi Harada dancing. Artists include Greg Kelley, Tucker Dulin, Christian Pincock, Eric Carlson, Bhob Rainey, Aleta Cole, Dan Levin, Mike Bullock and Phil Tomasic.

Kammerer, Margareth: Why Is The Sea So Blue Kammerer, Margareth:
Why Is The Sea So Blue

(Mikroton Recordings -- Russia )

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Margareth Kammerer (Magic I.D., ONJO, International Nothing) explores songs in experimental and improvised setting, in a band with Christof Kurzmann (saxophone), Axel Dorner (trumpet), Burkhard Stangl (vibraphone), Werner Dafeldecker (bass), &c.

Keith, Michael / Oswald, John / Turner, Roger: Number Nine Keith, Michael / Oswald, John / Turner, Roger:
Number Nine

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

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Michael Keith (acoustic guitar, voice) plays with John Oswald (alto saxophone) and Roger Turner (percussion) in seven improvised pieces recorded in studio in Toronto in 2005.

Kolkowski, Aleks / Jon Rose / Matthias Bauer: The Kryonics Kolkowski, Aleks / Jon Rose / Matthias Bauer:
The Kryonics

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

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An outstanding, improvising string trio of Aleks Kolkowski (viola, violin), Jon Rose (violin, fiddle) and Matthais Bauer (double bass) playing in Berlin in May of 2000.

Kretzmer, Yoni 66 Boxes (Levin / Maoz / Drury / Kretzmer): Graceless Kretzmer, Yoni 66 Boxes (Levin / Maoz / Drury / Kretzmer):
Graceless

(OutNow Recordings -- Israel )

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NYC & Israeli saxophonist Yoni Kretzmer's Brooklyn band with Daniel Levin on cello, Eyal Maoz on guitar and Andrew Drury on drums, performing five extended Kretzmer compositions with great diversity, style and grace.

Kretzmer, Yoni: Overlook Kretzmer, Yoni:
Overlook

(OutNow Recordings -- Israel )

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The first studio release of Israeli saxophonist Yoni Kretzmer's Tel Aviv band with Nitai Levi (bass clarinet), Shai Ran (bass) and Haim Peskoff (drums), a mix of ebullient, melodic and free jazz.

Kyron: Perdurabo Kyron:
Perdurabo

(Black Note -- USA )

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An ambient electronic adventure driven by experimental touches of noise and glitch in a journey through moods of mystery, melancholy, eminent peril, and even elation inspired by the magickal strength of Aleister Crowley.

Lovens, Paul / Paul Hubweber / John Edwards: Papajo Lovens, Paul / Paul Hubweber / John Edwards:
Papajo

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

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The last concert of a six day, six concert tour in Bremen, with Paul Lovens on percussion, Paul Hubweber on trombone, and John Edwards on double bass.

Lunge (Brand / Durrant / Sanders / Thomas): Strong Language Lunge (Brand / Durrant / Sanders / Thomas):
Strong Language

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

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The entire Bimhuis concert from 2002 as well as two studio tracks from 2000 by the improvising quartet of Gail Brand (trombone), Phil Durrant (electronics, violin), Pat Thomas (electronics, piano) and Mark Sanders (percussion).

Nakatani / Perlowin: Anatomy of a Moment Nakatani / Perlowin:
Anatomy of a Moment

(Nakatani-Kobo -- USA )

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Percussionist Tatsuya Nakatani in a duo with Ahleuchatistas guitarist Shane Perlowin, who complements Nakatani's intuitive percussive work with arpeggiated grooves and intricate guitar work, to create introspective and ardent works of music and sound.

Nicols, Maggie / Caroline Kraabel / Charlotte Hug: Transitions Nicols, Maggie / Caroline Kraabel / Charlotte Hug:
Transitions

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

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The excellent trio of Maggie Nicols (voice), Caroline Kraabel (saxophone, voice) and Charlotte Hug (viola) record a set of improvisation just a month after performing at the Freedom of the City Festival.

Noyes, Lee & Radio Cegeste: To Orient Themselves With Coastlines Noyes, Lee & Radio Cegeste:
To Orient Themselves With Coastlines

(Idealstate Recordings -- Sweden )

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Two pieces emphasizing situation, location, the close-in, spatialised listening of small speakers and small receivers, recorded in Maia, near Dunedin by Noyes and Sally Ann Mcintyre using mics, samplers, a mixer and feedback loops.

Noyes, Lee: Xiazhi Noyes, Lee:
Xiazhi

(Idealstate Recordings -- Sweden )

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An extended and extremely quiet set of pieces from sound artist Lee Noyes, using extreme tonal sources and slowly building suspense through glacial pacing and unexpected interventions.

Parker, Evan & Joe Mcphee: What / If / They Both Could Fly Parker, Evan & Joe Mcphee:
What / If / They Both Could Fly

(Rune Grammofon -- Norway )

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Two legendary free players - saxophonist & pocket trumpeter Joe McPhee & saxophonist Evan Parker - performed these 3 exceptional improvisations live at the Kongsberg Jazz Festival, Norway in 2012.

Parker, Evan & Joe Mcphee: What / If / They Both Could Fly [VINYL] Parker, Evan & Joe Mcphee:
What / If / They Both Could Fly [VINYL]

(Rune Grammofon -- Norway )

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Two legendary free players - saxophonist & pocket trumpeter Joe McPhee & saxophonist Evan Parker - performed these 3 exceptional improvisations live at the Kongsberg Jazz Festival, Norway in 2012.

Ramanan, Roland: Shaken Ramanan, Roland:
Shaken

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

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Trumpeter Roland Ramanan leads his free jazz quartet of Marcio Mattos (cello, electronics), Simon H Fell (double bass) and Mark Sanders (percussion).

Riley, Howard: Two Is One Riley, Howard:
Two Is One

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

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For the first time in 25 years, Howard Riley overdubs a piano by recording one part as if he were playing a solo and the immediately overdubbing the second part, resulting in nine improvisations and a jazz tribute to Monk.

Rutherford, Paul and Paul Rogers: Rogues Rutherford, Paul and Paul Rogers:
Rogues

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

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An excellent concert recording of great improvisers Paul Rutherford and Paul Rogers playing trombone and double bass duos and solos live in Birmingham.

Sandell / Lonberg-Holm / Zerang: Disappeared Sandell / Lonberg-Holm / Zerang:
Disappeared

(Nuscope -- USA )

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The first CD by the multi-national trio of Swedish pianist Sten Sandell, Chicago-based cellist Fred Lonberg-Holm, and Chicago-based percussionist Michael Zerang, an amazingly diverse set using unusual techniques and intensive dialog.

Sandell, Sten: Solid Musik Sandell, Sten:
Solid Musik

(Nuscope -- USA )

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Swedish pianist Sten Sandell's 2002 release, his first solo recording involving only one piano, demonstrating his skills as a composer through improvisations with a classical bent and a unique individualism.

Smith, Roger: Extended Plays: Solo Guitar Improvisations 1993-7 Smith, Roger:
Extended Plays: Solo Guitar Improvisations 1993-7

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

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Roger Smith plays extended acoustic guitar improvisations that were recorded between 1993 and 1997; with a duet with Neil Metcalfe on the flute.

Smith, Roger: Greenwood: Solo Guitar Improvisations 2002 Smith, Roger:
Greenwood: Solo Guitar Improvisations 2002

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

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An excellent collection of solo acoustic guitar improvisations by Roger Smith that were digitally recorded at home in London during January, 2002.

Sommer, Gunter: Sachsische Schatulle Sommer, Gunter:
Sachsische Schatulle

(Intakt -- Switzerland )

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Gunter Sommer in a solo percussion album that has him following effortlessly from drums to gongs, darabuka, schalmei, hacvkbrett - and back again in melodic and rhythmic ways.

Sun Ra & His Arkestra: The Lost Arkestra Series Part 1  [10" VINYL] Sun Ra & His Arkestra:
The Lost Arkestra Series Part 1 [10" VINYL]

(KS Art Yard Series -- Great Britain )

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A 10" release presenting three unreleased tracks from the Art Yard Sun Ra & His Arkestra vaults, "Along Came Ra" featuring June Tyson; "The Sky Is A Sea Of Darkness When There Is No Sun" and "We Travel The Spaceways."

Sun Ra: Disco 3000 [VINYL] Sun Ra:
Disco 3000 [VINYL]

(KS Art Yard Series -- Great Britain )

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Kindred Spirits & Artyard collaborated to reissue this key 1978 Sun Ra small ensemble album with John Gilmore (sax), Michael Ray (trumpet), and Luqman Ali (drums) recorded at Teatro Cilak in Milan, Italy.

Tammen, Hans & Denman Maroney: Arson Tammen, Hans & Denman Maroney:
Arson

(OutNow Recordings -- Israel )

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Collaborators since 1998, NY hyperpianist Denman Maroney's playing is captured and processed by Hans Tammen, who also plays the "endangered guitar" and electronics, in a spectacular and thought-provoking album of techniques and concepts.

Thieke, Michael Unununium: Nachtlieder Thieke, Michael Unununium:
Nachtlieder

(Mikroton Recordings -- Russia )

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A diverse and fascinating release from clarinetist Michael Thieke, also on zither and providing field recordings, with guitarist Martin Siewert, accordionist Luca Venitucci, and two bassists--Christian Weber & Derek Shirley, and two drummers--Steve Heather and Eric Schaefer.

Thing, The: Boot! [VINYL] Thing, The:
Boot! [VINYL]

(The Thing Records -- Austria )

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The sixth studio album from the trio of Mats Gustafsson (saxophones), Ingebrigt Haker Flaten (electric bass), and Paal Nilssen-Love (drums), the first release on their own label, a record that transforms rock, noise, and improv in intense and exultant ways.

Thing, The: Mono [VINYL 2 LPs] Thing, The:
Mono [VINYL 2 LPs]

(The Thing Records -- Austria )

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Skronky improv from the trio of Mats Gustafsson (sax), Ingebrigt Haker Flaten (electric bass) and Paal Nilssen-Love (drums) in this 180gm vinyl issue of their 2011 Smalltown Superjazz release, recorded in monaural sound for straight-to-your-brain free jazz!

Thomas, Pat: NUR - solo piano 1999 Thomas, Pat:
NUR - solo piano 1999

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

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Live recording from 1999 of Pat Thomas in a solo piano concert exploring a variety of modern piano techniques in a creative way.

Turkoz, Saadet: Marmara Sea Turkoz, Saadet:
Marmara Sea

(Intakt -- Switzerland )

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Classical Turkish music featuring the beautiful voice of Saadet Turkoz accompanied by Elliot Sharp (guitar), Joelle Leandre (bass), Burhan Ocal (ud, saz) and Martin Schutz (cello).

Various Artists: Freedom of the City 2001 - small groups [2 CDs] Various Artists:
Freedom of the City 2001 - small groups [2 CDs]

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

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Highlights from small group recordings from the 2001 Freedom of the City festival featuring artists such as Ian Smith, Gail Brand, Mark Sanders, and more in various arrangements.