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  December 2013
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6IX (Lee / Leimgruber / Demierre / Lehn / Schurch / Turner): Almost Even Further 6IX (Lee / Leimgruber / Demierre / Lehn / Schurch / Turner):
Almost Even Further

(Leo -- Great Britain )

Price: $15.45

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Ecstatic and unusual free jazz recordings for Radio-Studio DRS Zurich from the 6ix-tet of Jacques Demierre on piano, Urs Leimgruber on saxophone, Okkyung Lee on cello, Thomas Lehn on synth, Dorothea Schurch voice and singing saw, and Roger Turner on percussion.

Ayler, Albert Quintet: Lorrach, Paris 1966 Ayler, Albert Quintet:
Lorrach, Paris 1966

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

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Brothers Albert (sax) and Don Ayler (trumpet) playing energetic, "free spiritual music" in Paris in 1966 alongside Michel Samson (violin), William Folwell (bass) and Beaver Harris (drums).

Bankhead, Harrison Quartet: Velvet Blue Bankhead, Harrison Quartet:
Velvet Blue

(Engine -- USA )

Price: $13.95

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A scorching and musically inclusive quartet led by bassist Harrison Bankhead (also on marimba and piano), with Mars Williams on sax, Ed Wilkerson on clarinets and didgeridoo, and Avreeayl Ra on drums and thumb piano.

Biondini / Godard / Niggli: Mavi Biondini / Godard / Niggli:
Mavi

(Intakt -- Switzerland )

Price: $19.95

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Exhiliarating melodic free jazz from the trio of Biondini (accordion), Godard (tuba & serpent) and Niggli (drums & percussion) in an album referencing the clear blue color of earth as seen from space.

Blake, Ran: Plays Solo Piano Blake, Ran:
Plays Solo Piano

(ESP -- USA )

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Reissuing pianist Ran Blake's 1965 ESP release presenting original compositions and works by Ornette Coleman and George Russell, along with arrangements of standards, an expressive and passionate release heralding Blake's long and brilliant career.

Cassiber: The Cassiber Box [6 CDs, 1 DVD and Book] Cassiber:
The Cassiber Box [6 CDs, 1 DVD and Book]

(Recommended Records -- Great Britain )

Price: $78.00

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A 6 CD/DVD box set of the 1980s UK/Euro improvising rock band Cassiber, an amazing band merging experimental rock, fringe jazz, punk, pop, plunderphonics, improvisation, & musique concrete with an energetic and complex form of studio composition - superb!

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.

Chang / Davies / Drouin / Durrant / Patterson / Tilbury: Variable Formations Chang / Davies / Drouin / Durrant / Patterson / Tilbury:
Variable Formations

(Another Timbre -- Greece/UK )

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A live recording at Cafe Oto in 2013 from this sextet in an extended and dynamic piece in which the musicians develop material they had presented in small groups in the first half of the concert, mixing improvised and prepared elements.

Courvoisier, Sylvie - Mark Feldman Duo: Live At Theatre Vidy-Lausanne Courvoisier, Sylvie - Mark Feldman Duo:
Live At Theatre Vidy-Lausanne

(Intakt -- Switzerland )

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The long-standing duo of violinist Mark Feldman and pianist Sylvie Courvoisier in 7 compositions dedicated to the memory of Cuban baseball legend Rene Gonzalez, performing live at the Theatre Vidy-Lausanne.

Curators, The: Thank You Curators, The:
Thank You

(Engine -- USA )

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Raw and driven improvisation from the NY trio of bassist James Ilgenfritz, saxophonist Mikko Innanen and percussionist Joe Hertenstein, three young players with both introspective and aggressive tendencies that makes for an engaging release.

Cusack, Peter: Favourite Sounds of Berlin Cusack, Peter:
Favourite Sounds of Berlin

(Recommended Records -- Great Britain )

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Site recordings from Berlin by audio explorer Peter Cusack, documenting evocative locations throughout the city based on an inquiry into Berlin resident's favorite sounds, with a booklet detailing the 31 recordings and the scope of the project.

Ensemble Montaigne: Anthony Braxton Ensemble Montaigne:
Anthony Braxton

(Leo -- Great Britain )

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Switzerland's 10-piece contemporary classical Ensemble Montaigne adapt 7 compositions from Anthony Braxton, blurring the lines between improvisation and composition in captivating ways.

Fages, Ferran: Radi d'Or Fages, Ferran:
Radi d'Or

(Another Timbre -- Greece/UK )

Price: $11.00

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A composed piece from guitarist Fages for a small ensemble of instruments and live electronics using shifting sinetones alongside sustained sounds from the acoustic instruments to create shimmering music that unfolds slowly and gracefully.

Fazio, Enrico Critical Mass: Shibui Fazio, Enrico Critical Mass:
Shibui

(Leo -- Great Britain )

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Double bassist and balafonist Enrico Fazio leads this 9-piece band, here in their 3rd Leo release, demonstrating his unique approach to harmony and melody through sometimes dense but always accessible and compelling compositions.

Fields, Scott & Jeffrey Lependorf: Everything is in the instructions Fields, Scott & Jeffrey Lependorf:
Everything is in the instructions

(Ayler -- Sweden )

Price: $12.00

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The beautiful and introspective duo of guitarist Scott Fields and Jeffrey Lependorf, a certified master of the shakuhachi, performing new works for guitar and shakuhachi that combine written and improvised material, lovely and intelligent music.

Giant Dwarf: Rabbitwood Giant Dwarf:
Rabbitwood

(Engine -- USA )

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Drummer Jeremy Carlstedt and guitarist Martin Philadelphy in a duo of "slow epic earth/space traveling, some indie rock shimmy shake, the floating of textures and waves, old school freak punk throwdown and even some swinging."

Glover, Richard: Logical Harmonies Glover, Richard:
Logical Harmonies

(Another Timbre -- Greece/UK )

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Seven recent works from UK composer Richard Glover, whose process music is based on the exposition of simple harmonic patterns which transform in deceptive ways, gradually altering the nature of the overall sonority.

Grid Mesh: Live In Madrid Grid Mesh:
Live In Madrid

(Leo -- Great Britain )

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Germany's Grid Mesh (Frank Paul Schubert-saxophones; Andreas Willers-guitar; Willi Kellers-drums; Johannes Bauer-trombone) performs suspenseful, multi-dimensional improv with a fascinating blend of acoustic & electric sounds, here captured live in Madrid, 2011.

Harrison, Bryn: Vessels Harrison, Bryn:
Vessels

(Another Timbre -- Greece/UK )

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Huddersfield-based composer Bryn Harrison wrote this piece for solo piano, performed by Philip Thomas, using threads of tones which are repeated with subtle variation until they attain a mysterious, labyrinthine quality.

Hauser, Fritz: Pieces For Percussion Hauser, Fritz:
Pieces For Percussion

(Hat [now] ART -- Switzerland )

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Ensemble XII performs pieces by percussionist Fritz Hauser that were composed with an attention to detail that is heard in the timbre, texture, density and dynamics of his arrangements.

Hooker, William: Heart Of The Sun Hooker, William:
Heart Of The Sun

(Engine -- USA )

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Drummer William Hooker recorded this session live at Roulette in NYC in a trio with David Soldier on violin, banjo & guitar, and Roy Campbell on trumpet and flute, powerful free improvisation from Downtown NY.

Jaeger, Michael: Kerouac: Dance Around In Your Bones Jaeger, Michael:
Kerouac: Dance Around In Your Bones

(Intakt -- Switzerland )

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Saxophonist and clarinetist Michael Jaeger's quartet with Vincent Membrez (piano), Luca Sisera (bass) and Norbert Pfammatter (drums) play with rhythms, sounds and spaces, merging traditional and new forms in euphoric ways.

Jordan, Kidd: On Fire Volume 2 Jordan, Kidd:
On Fire Volume 2

(Engine -- USA )

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The second half of a June 11, 2011 session at 3 Egg Studios, Brooklyn NY for the blazing free jazz trio of saxophonist Kidd Jordan, bassist & cellist Harrison Bankhead, and drummer Warren Smith.

Kaiser, Henry: Requia And Other Improvisations For Guitar Solo Kaiser, Henry:
Requia And Other Improvisations For Guitar Solo

(Tzadik -- USA )

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Henry Kaiser in a solo album paying tribute to a handful of his heroes who have tragically died in the past few years, including Basho, Stockhausen, Randy California, Sun Ra, Morton Feldman, Masayuki Takayanagi, Toru Takemitsu, Pete Cosey, Sonny Sharrock, &c.

Kruglov / Lapin / Sooaar / Yudanov: Military Space Kruglov / Lapin / Sooaar / Yudanov:
Military Space

(Leo -- Great Britain )

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Russian new music from reed and wind player Alexey Kruglov, in a quartet with Alexey Lapin on piano, Oleg Yudanov on drums, and Estonian guitarist Jaak Sooaar, energetic and unusual improvisation recorded live at Jazz Centre in Yaroslavl, Russia.

La Casa, Eric / Cedric Peyronnet: Zones Portuaires [2 CDs] La Casa, Eric / Cedric Peyronnet:
Zones Portuaires [2 CDs]

(Herbal International -- Malaysia )

Price: $14.25

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Site specific recordings made for two live performances in Le Havre and Liege (2010) by sound artists Eric La Casa and Cedric Peyronnet, one disc each of sound sculpted from the same field recordings, but with vastly different results.

Lee, Ingrid: Mouth to Mouth Lee, Ingrid:
Mouth to Mouth

(Another Timbre -- Greece/UK )

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Hong Kong composer Lee Ingrid in four pieces from subtle beauty to harsh power, including a duo for piano and accordion, a piece for vibrating amplified snare drums, a work for piano, electric guitar and percussion, and one for string quintet and vibraphone.

Mandingo Ambassadors: Tougna Mandingo Ambassadors:
Tougna

(Engine -- USA )

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West African sound from the Mandingo Ambassadors, using drums, guitar, reeds and voice to create an irresistibly rhythmic music of grooves that keep the listener moving.

McPhee, Joe / Paal Nilssen-Love: Red Sky McPhee, Joe / Paal Nilssen-Love:
Red Sky

(PNL -- Norway )

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A live recording from the 2008 Kongsberg Jazzfestival of the duo of reedist Joe McPhee and drummer Paal Nilssen-Love, extraordinary playing from two masters, keeping their listeners on the edge of their seat in insanely great improvisation.

Objets Trouves: Fresh Juice Objets Trouves:
Fresh Juice

(Intakt -- Switzerland )

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The third CD of Objets Trouves, which translates to "a natural or discarded object found by chance and held to have aesthetic value", from Gabriela Friedli (piano), Co Streiff (sax), Dieter Ulrich (percussion) and Jan Schlegel (bass).

Painkiller: Prophecy live In Europe Painkiller:
Prophecy live In Europe

(Tzadik -- USA )

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A live recording from Warsaw and Berlin of John Zorn & Bill Laswell's Painkiller project performing with drummer Yoshida Tatsuya, an epic hour long suite surrounded by two short hardcore blasts of searing intensity.

Perelman, Ivo / Matthew Shipp / Whit Dickey / Gerald Cleaver: Enigma Perelman, Ivo / Matthew Shipp / Whit Dickey / Gerald Cleaver:
Enigma

(Leo -- Great Britain )

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The inquisitive nature of saxophonist Perelman searches for denser forms of expression with pianist Matthew Shipp and two drummers - Whit Dickey and Gerald Cleaver - allowing intense rhythmic playing over which Perelman's expressive voice slurs and shines.

Polwechsel: Traces Of Wood Polwechsel:
Traces Of Wood

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

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Working at the juncture of improvisation and contemporary composition, Polwechsel performs 4 pieces, each composed by a different member of the group, that allow individual players to express themselves while remaining a part of the group.

Sax Ruins: Blimmguass [JAPANESE EDITION] Sax Ruins:
Blimmguass [JAPANESE EDITION]

(Magaibutsu -- Japan )

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The second Sax Ruins album with Tatsuya Yoshida (drums) and Ono Ryoko (alto sax) with guest Ryuichi Yoshida on baritone sax, performing new arrangements of Ruins works including "Vrresto", "Refusal Fossil", &c.

Settles, Brian Trio: Folk Settles, Brian Trio:
Folk

(Engine -- USA )

Price: $9.50

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NY Saxophonist Brian Settles follows his "Secret Handshake" debut with a trio record with long-time collaborators Jeremy Carlstedt (drums) and Corcoran Holt (bass) for a set of tunes that balance free playing with melodic and detailed compositions.

Sun Ra: Continuation [VINYL] Sun Ra:
Continuation [VINYL]

(Saturn -- USA )

Price: $15.95

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Saturn's reissue of this interesting late-60's Sun Ra LP, presenting a mix of instruments and instrumental works, with the Arkestra including John Gilmore, Danny Davis, Danny Thomas, Marshall Allen, Pat Patrick, &c.

Trio 3 + Jason Moran: Refraction  Breakin' Glass Trio 3 + Jason Moran:
Refraction Breakin' Glass

(Intakt -- Switzerland )

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Trio 3 - Oliver Lake (sax), Reggie Workman (bass) & Andrew Cyrille (drums) - in their 5th release, adding guest pianist Jason Moran, who acts as a catalyst to push the group into far-reaching modern territory, including a rhythmic narrative work from Oliver Lake.

Various Artists: presque rien Various Artists:
presque rien

(rhizome.s -- Portugal )

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Bruno Duplant asked a long list of contributors to actualize the phrase "presque rien" in two minutes or less, assembling the resulting works alphabetically on this CD compilation, with contributors including Barry Chabala, Bryan Eubanks, Dominic Lash, Ferran Fages, Keith Rowe, Pedro Chambel, &c. &c.

Wintsch / Weber / Wolfarth: Willisau Wintsch / Weber / Wolfarth:
Willisau

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

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The improvisational and untraditional piano trio of Michel Wintsch (piano, synthesizers), Christian Weber (bass), and Christian Wolfart (drums) in a fantastic, live performance from Willisau.

World Heritage, The: Live At Goodman World Heritage, The:
Live At Goodman

(Magaibutsu -- Japan )

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The World Heritage in their 5th release recorded live at Tokyo's Akihabara Goodman in 2012, amazing improvised instrumental rock from Tatsuya Yoshida (drums), Seiichi Yamamoto (guitar), Natsuki Kido (guitar), Yuji Katsui (violin) and Mitsuru Nasuno (bass).

Yoshihide, Otomo: Piano Solo [VINYL] Yoshihide, Otomo:
Piano Solo [VINYL]

(Otoroku -- Great Britain )

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Otomo Yoshihide performs solo on Cafe Otot's piano using the instrument as a control matrix for harmonically rich feedback tones and devastating clusters of complex noise, released in a limited 45rpm mastering for maximum dynamic range.

Zorn, John: In Lambeth - Visions From the Walled Garden of William Blake Zorn, John:
In Lambeth - Visions From the Walled Garden of William Blake

(Tzadik -- USA )

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Zorn's 3rd CD for his 21st century ensemble The Gnostic Trio - Bill Frisell (guitar), Carol Emanuel (harp), Kenny Wollesen (vibraphone & bells) - and guest Ikue Mori (electronics) in a transcendent record celebrating the work of poet and artist William Blake.

Zorn, John: On The Torment Of Saints, The Casting Of Spells And The Evocation Of Spirits Zorn, John:
On The Torment Of Saints, The Casting Of Spells And The Evocation Of Spirits

(Tzadik -- USA )

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3 pieces of magic and religious mysticism: a string trio-satanic counterpoint for the Witches' Sabbath written for the ICE Ensemble; a work for Shakespeare's "The Tempest"; and Chicago-based Fifth House Ensemble performing Zorn's mini piano concerto.

Zorn, John: Shir Hashirim Zorn, John:
Shir Hashirim

(Tzadik -- USA )

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John Zorn draws on traditions from plainchant, mediaeval ars nova, Renaissance madrigals, 20th century vocal techniques and minimalism in an album for a cappella voice as performed by The Sapphites vocal quintet.

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.

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: $10.47

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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.

Ibarra, Susie  / Assif Tsahar: Home Cookin' Ibarra, Susie / Assif Tsahar:
Home Cookin'

(Hopscotch Records -- USA )

Price: $10.00

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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 )

Price: $11.95

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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.

La Casa, Eric / Cedric Peyronnet: La Creuse La Casa, Eric / Cedric Peyronnet:
La Creuse

(Herbal International -- Malaysia )

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Eric La Casa and Cedric Peyronnet collected sounds in a triangular area in the north of the Creuse departement, France, giving the landscape a sonic corporeality by each initiating a sound work based on a specific site, which the other composer expanded upon.

Artaud Beats, The: Logos Artaud Beats, The:
Logos

(Recommended Records -- Great Britain )

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After performing at Jean-Herve Peron's 2010 Avant Garde Festival, Yumi Hara (keys, violin & voice), Geoff Leigh (winds & electronics), John Greaves (bass & piano) and Chris Cutler (drums & percussion) present their first studio album mixing open-minded composed and improvised music.

Angeli, Paolo: Tibi  (Hybrid Disc - CD + Video) Angeli, Paolo:
Tibi (Hybrid Disc - CD + Video)

(Recommended Records -- Great Britain )

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The DVD movie and CD soundtrack of 10 years of Nanni Angeli's photo documentation of the strange story of Paolo Angelis exotic, extended giant Sardinian guitar.

Triptet: Figure In The Carpet Triptet:
Figure In The Carpet

(Engine -- USA )

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Triptet (Michael Monhart on sax, Tom Baker on guitar & theremin and Greg Campbell on drums & percussion) formed to explore the music of Sun Ra, in their 2nd release pushing the cosmic envelope through live processing to create beautiful acoustic and alien soundscapes.

Miano, Tonino / Brian Groder: FluiDensity <i>[Used Item]</i> Miano, Tonino / Brian Groder:
FluiDensity [Used Item]

(Latham / Impressus Records -- USA )

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The duo of pianist Tonino Miano and trumpeter Brian Groder, both NY based, in a sophisticated jazz duo that borrows from melodic, avant and compositional jazz forms in a strong and compelling dialog.

Ceccaldi, Theo Trio + Joelle Leandre: Can You Smile? <i>[Used Item]</i> Ceccaldi, Theo Trio + Joelle Leandre:
Can You Smile? [Used Item]

(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.

Arthur Magazine: Arthur No. 35 / August 2013 [MAGAZINE] Arthur Magazine:
Arthur No. 35 / August 2013 [MAGAZINE]

(Arthur -- USA )

Price: $3.23

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Issue 35 of Arthur Magazine, covering unusual music since 2002, with regular contributors including Thurston Moore & Byron Coley; now in newspaper format.