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  March 2014
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Barnes, Tim / Toshio Kajiwara / Marina Rosenfeld: A Water's Wake Barnes, Tim / Toshio Kajiwara / Marina Rosenfeld:
A Water's Wake

(Quakebasket -- USA )

Price: $12.95

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Available again after a 10 year break, the trio of of drummer and label-leader Tim Barnes with two NY turntablists and electronic artists - Toshio Kajiwara and Marina Rosenfeld - in unusual and unique sonic dialogs.

Bjorkenheim, Raoul / eCsTaSy: eCsTaSy Bjorkenheim, Raoul / eCsTaSy:
eCsTaSy

(Cuneiform -- USA )

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Finnish guitarist Raoul Bjorkenheim in his 4th Cuneiform release of intense electric jazz with young Finnish players Pauli Lyytinen (saxophones), Jori Huhtala (contrabass) and Markku Ounaskari (drums), forceful music that transports the listener with power and form.

Carter, John / Bobby Bradford: Tandem (remastered) (1979/82) [2 CDs] Carter, John / Bobby Bradford:
Tandem (remastered) (1979/82) [2 CDs]

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

Price: $24.95

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Both volumes of trumpeter Bobby Bradford and clarinetist John Carter's remarkable concerts from 1979 in Los Angeles and 1982 in Worcester, MA, dramatically improved audio quality from their original issue.

Claudia Quintet, The: September Claudia Quintet, The:
September

(Cuneiform -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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An amazing New York band led by drummer John Hollenback in their 7th album after 15 years, with Drew Gress on bass, Matt Moran on vibraphone, Ted Reichman on accordion, and Chris Speed on reeds plus Philadelphia pianist Matt Mitchell.

Coombes, Nigel / Steve Beresford: White String's Attached (1979) Coombes, Nigel / Steve Beresford:
White String's Attached (1979)

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

Price: $13.20

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These 1979 duo concert performances from violinist Nigel Coomes and pianist Steve Beresford were generally considered at the time to be the most significant advance in violin & piano music for around 200 years.

Coppice: Big Wad Excisions Coppice:
Big Wad Excisions

(Quakebasket -- USA )

Price: $12.95

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The Chicago-based duo of Noe Cuellar and Joseph Kramer on bellows and electronics, since 2009 producing original compositions for stage and fixed media, uncovering sonic textures & compositional ideas that are peculiar to their unique instrumentation.

Crossland / Frangenheim: Ape Green Crossland / Frangenheim:
Ape Green

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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A free duo between trombonist Patrick Crossland and double bassist Alexander Frangenheim, recording 12 short dialogs in the studio in Berlin, demonstrating great communication between these players as they perform in technical, unusual, and lyrical ways.

Dorner / Willers / Kaufmann: AAA. Live Dorner / Willers / Kaufmann:
AAA. Live

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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Four masterful improvisers - Axel Dorner (trumpet), Andreas Willers (acoustic guitar & electronics) and Achim Kaufmann (piano) - performing as the .AAA. trio, and then each presenting a solo work, demonstrating their incredible music skills together and alone.

Garcia, Margarida / Barry Weisblat: Loran Garcia, Margarida / Barry Weisblat:
Loran

(Quakebasket -- USA )

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2004 release of Lisbon double bassist Margarida Garcia on electric double bass, and electronic artist Barry Weisblat in a startling dialog of electronic burst and deep tones.

Gintas K: nota demo Gintas K:
nota demo

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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Lithuanian sound and industrial artist Gintas K (Gintas Kraptavicius) in an album of abstract electronics composed on the computer, 11 tracks of burbling and glitching sound.

Halvorson, Mary / Michael Formanek / Tomas Fujiwara: Thumbscrew Halvorson, Mary / Michael Formanek / Tomas Fujiwara:
Thumbscrew

(Cuneiform -- USA )

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Guitarist Mary Halvorson with Michael Formanek (double bass) and Tomas Fujiwara (drums) in a composer's project with all three contributing material, superb modern jazz encompassing an array of textures and strategies.

Hassler, Hans: Hassler Hassler, Hans:
Hassler

(Intakt -- Switzerland )

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Swiss accordionist Hans Hassler in his 2nd Intakt release, incorporating Swiss folk music, jazz, film music, free improvisation and classical interpretation in a band with Gebhard Ullmann on bass, Jurgen Kupke on clarinet, and Beat Follmi on percussion.

Iddon, Martin: pneuma Iddon, Martin:
pneuma

(Another Timbre -- Greece/UK )

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Composer Martin Iddon in a work of new conceptual modes of music making, with a ritualistic approach building strange sounds and stange actions in dense layers and intense timbres that demand a unique physicality from the player.

Kesten, Christian & Mark Trayle / Annette Krebs : Berlin series No. 2 Kesten, Christian & Mark Trayle / Annette Krebs :
Berlin series No. 2

(Another Timbre -- Greece/UK )

Price: $11.00

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The Second in a series of split discs highlighting the experimental music scene in Berlin, presenting a solo work by Annette Krebs, and a powerful duo for voice and electronics by Christian Kesten and Mark Trayle."

Koch / Badrutt / Babel: Species-Appropriate Animal Husbandry Koch / Badrutt / Babel:
Species-Appropriate Animal Husbandry

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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Three Swiss improvisers - Hans Koch on bass clarinet, Alexandre Bable on percussion, and Gaudenz Badrutt on electronics - in an inventive and exceptionally well-balanced 7 part suite of tonal work, quick interplay, and extended techniques.

Lacy, Steve: Avignon and After - 2 (1972-7) Volume 2 Lacy, Steve:
Avignon and After - 2 (1972-7) Volume 2

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

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The second volume of Steve Lacy's solo soprano saxophone concerts, starting off with the three short versions of Billy Strayhorn tunes which opened his first solo concert at Avignon in 1972.

Le Grand Frisson: On/off Le Grand Frisson:
On/off

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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The 8-piece collective improvising group of Patricia Bosshard (violin), Laurent Bruttin (clarinets), Yannick Barman (trumpet), Jean-Jacques Pedretti (trombone), Vinz Vonlanthen (guitar), Dragos Tara (bass), Cyril Bondi (percussion), Christophe Berthet (sax).

Lucchese, Maria / Matthias Bauer: Alchimia Organica Lucchese, Maria / Matthias Bauer:
Alchimia Organica

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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Bassist Matthias Bauer and Maria Lucchese on theremin, zither, didgeridoo, launeddas, oceandrum, and gong, perform free improvisation with Bauer providing a solid melodic foundation which Lucchese punctuates and expands in unique and surprising ways.

Merce, Sergio: Microtonal Saxophone Merce, Sergio:
Microtonal Saxophone

(Potlatch -- France )

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Using an alto saxophone where the original mechanisms have been replaced with water, gas & compressed air taps, saxophonist Sergio Merce can microtonally move the tuning of any note and create multiphonics, allowing him to play several sonic layers while using circular breathing.

Mersault: Mersault Mersault:
Mersault

(Quakebasket -- USA )

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The trio of Tomas Korber on guitar & electronics, Christian Weber on double bass, and Christian Wolfarth on drums and percussion, unique electroacoustic improv recorded in the studio in Zurich, Switzerland.

Miriodor: Cobra Fakir Miriodor:
Cobra Fakir

(Cuneiform -- USA )

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Miriodor continues to impressive with their intricate and melodic blend of rock and improvisation, here as a trio of Pascal Globensky (keyboards), Remi Leclerc (drums) and Bernard Falaise (guitars), in 11 intriguing and ingenious compositions sure to delight.

Miriodor: Cobra Fakir [VINYL] Miriodor:
Cobra Fakir [VINYL]

(Cuneiform -- USA )

Price: $18.00

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Miriodor continues to impressive with their intricate and melodic blend of rock and improvisation, here as a trio of Pascal Globensky (keyboards), Remi Leclerc (drums) and Bernard Falaise (guitars), in 11 intriguing and ingenious compositions sure to delight.

N.E.W. (Noble / Edwards / Ward): Motion [VINYL] N.E.W. (Noble / Edwards / Ward):
Motion [VINYL]

(Dancing Wayang -- Great Britain )

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The London power jazz trio of Steve Noble on drums, John Edwards on double bass and Alex Ward on electric guitar, powerful and exhilarating free improvisation from a trio who for more than 10 years have developed a unique sound that blurs the lines of jazz & rock.

Nilssen-Love, Paal Large Unit: First Blow [VINYL EP] Nilssen-Love, Paal Large Unit:
First Blow [VINYL EP]

(PNL -- Norway )

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Norway's younger generation of improvising musicians, acoustic and electronic, perform in percussionist Paal Nilssen-Love's Large Unit from their first EP, a live recording from Molde Jazzfestival 2013.

P-Project (Alexius / Hertenstein / Nies / Grammss / eDincise / SeDincise / Bondi): Gravities P-Project (Alexius / Hertenstein / Nies / Grammss / eDincise / SeDincise / Bondi):
Gravities

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

Price: $12.00

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The electroacoustic improvising quartet of guitarist Peter Alexius, drummer Joe Herteinstein, Joker Nies on raw electronics, and Sebastian Grammss on spacebass, in 9 tracks that run the gamut from groove-based intensity to open dialog using unusual voices.

Parodi, Claudio: Heavy Nichel Parodi, Claudio:
Heavy Nichel

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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Solo improvisations on the Turkish Clarinet from Claudio Parodi, an Italian classically trained pianist who also works with self-built/self-modified electronics, non-western reeds, and selected percussions.

Partial (Noe Cuellar and Joseph Clayton Mills): LL Partial (Noe Cuellar and Joseph Clayton Mills):
LL

(Another Timbre -- Greece/UK )

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Three strange and wonderful sound pieces from the Chicago-based duo of Noe Cuellar and Joseph Clayton Mills, commissioned to make music from objects found in the basement of a local thrift store, evoking a sense of the lives embedded in those objects.

Present: Le Poison Qui Rend Fou (Expanded & Remastered) [2 CDs] Present:
Le Poison Qui Rend Fou (Expanded & Remastered) [2 CDs]

(Cuneiform -- USA )

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Born from Univers Zero, guitarist Roger Trigaux originally released this remarkable chamber rock/RIO album in 1983, whose title translates to "The Poison That Makes You Insane", here remastered and including additional live concert recordings.

Present: Triskaidekaphobie [expanded and remastered] Present:
Triskaidekaphobie [expanded and remastered]

(Cuneiform -- USA )

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Cofounding member of Univer Zero, Roger Trigaux left that band in 1979 to develop Present, whose first album is this "Triskaidekaphobie", here remastered and with a 16 page booklet of history and photos, plus 20 minutes of new material.

Rodrigues / Chaparreiro / Oliveira: Paris Rodrigues / Chaparreiro / Oliveira:
Paris

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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An excellent dialog using strong dynamics and space from electroacoustic improvisers Ernesto Rodrigues (viola), Anotonio Chaparreiro (electric guitar) and Jose Oliveira (percussion).

Rodrigues / Laurain / Rodrigues / Guerreiro: Alba Rodrigues / Laurain / Rodrigues / Guerreiro:
Alba

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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"Alba" (Portugese for "white") presents 4 improvisations by Ernesto Rodrigues on viola, Louis Laurain on trumpet, Guilherme Rodrigues on cello and Ricardo Guerreiro on computer, slowly building subliminal works of subtle dialog using extended techniques and white noise.

Rodrigues / Rodrigues / de Toni / Berthet / Ortis: Trees Rodrigues / Rodrigues / de Toni / Berthet / Ortis:
Trees

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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Five trees interpreted through electroacoustic improv from the quintet of Guilherme Rodrigues (cello, Gianna de Toni, double bass), Raphael Ortis (electric bass, objects) Christophe Berthet (sax), and Ernesto Rodrigues (viola); mysterious and compelling music.

Rodrigues / Torres / Bullock / eDincise / SeDincise / Bondi: Asteres Planetai Rodrigues / Torres / Bullock / eDincise / SeDincise / Bondi:
Asteres Planetai

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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The rich but understated improvising trio of Ernesto Rodrigues on viola, Nuno Torres on alto saxophone, and Mike Bullock on modular synthesizer, named after the Greek term for wandering stars, an apt description of their balance of space, acoustic, and electronic sound.

Schindler / Harnik: Empty Pigeonhole Schindler / Harnik:
Empty Pigeonhole

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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Elisabeth Harnik on piano and Udo Schindler on bass clarinet, contrabass clarinet, soprano saxophone and cornet in a free interchange of subtle nuance and strong dynamics recorded live at SALON fur Klang + Kungst in 2009.

Schindler / Winter: Form & Material Schindler / Winter:
Form & Material

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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The free improvising duo of pianist Manon-Liu Winter and saxophonist Udo Schindler performing at the SALON fur KLANG + KUNST in Kralling, Munich in 2012, an amazing dialog that balances subtle and explosive playing in inventive ways.

Shipp, Matthew Trio: Root Of Things Shipp, Matthew Trio:
Root Of Things

(Relative Pitch -- USA )

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Pianist Shipp's long-standing trio with bassist Michael Bisio and drummer Whit Dickey, complex and inspired compositions that makes modern creative approaches to jazz beautifully accessible and essential.

Takase, Aki La Planete: Flying Soul Takase, Aki La Planete:
Flying Soul

(Intakt -- Switzerland )

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Pianist Aki Takase's Planet Quartet ensemble with clarinetist Louis Sclavis, Dominique Pifarely on violin and Vincent Courtois on cello, a beautiful blend of improvisation and composed work that plays with time, space and sound.

Wyatt, Robert : '68 Wyatt, Robert :
'68

(Cuneiform -- USA )

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The complete set of Robert Wyatt's solo recordings made in the US in late 1968, with Jimi Hendrix playing bass on one track, alongside Mike Ratledge and Hugh Hopper, performing versions of "Chlesea", "Rivmic Melodies", "Slow Walkin' Talk" and "Moon in June".

Zorn, John: Psychomagia Zorn, John:
Psychomagia

(Tzadik -- USA )

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Zorn's Abraxas quartet (Arm Bajakian-guitar, Eyal Maoz-guitar, Shanir Ezra Blumenkranz-bass, Kenny Grohowski-drums) perform a new suite inspired by the magical writings of Giordano Bruno & Alejandro Jodorowski, from minimialist to intense ritual music.

Zorn, John: The Alchemist Zorn, John:
The Alchemist

(Tzadik -- USA )

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Zorn's sixth quartet is inspired by the hermetic Angelic actions of John Dee and is replete with the procedures of distillation, calcination, crystallization, sublimation, purification, rotation as well numerology, prayers, canons, contrapuntal complexity, &c.

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.

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.

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 )

Price: $13.95

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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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Little Women: Lung Little Women:
Lung

(Aum Fidelity -- USA )

Price: $14.45

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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 )

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.

Davis, Kris: Massive Threads Davis, Kris:
Massive Threads

(Thirsty Ear -- USA )

Price: $11.55

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NY pianist Kris Davis' second solo CD after her 2011 Clean Feed release expands on her repetoire by integrating modern compositional styles fused with improvisation, including one work overdubbing herself, plus a unique reading of Monk's "Evidence".

Ward, Jason: Euphoric Nightmares Ward, Jason:
Euphoric Nightmares

(Ten Speed Records -- USA )

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Guitarist Jason Ward takes the listener on a journey in sound through dark looping structures and hypnotic approach.

Kesten, Christian & Mark Trayle / Annette Krebs : Berlin series No. 2 <i>[Used Item]</i> Kesten, Christian & Mark Trayle / Annette Krebs :
Berlin series No. 2 [Used Item]

(Another Timbre -- Greece/UK )

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The Second in a series of split discs highlighting the experimental music scene in Berlin, presenting a solo work by Annette Krebs, and a powerful duo for voice and electronics by Christian Kesten and Mark Trayle."

Derome, Jean / Malcolm Goldstein / Rainer Wiens: 6 Improvisations Derome, Jean / Malcolm Goldstein / Rainer Wiens:
6 Improvisations

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

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Having worked together in many projects for many years, this is the 1st trio record from Montreal improvisers Jean Derome, Malcolm Goldstein & Rainer Wiens, six free studio improvisations showing the subtle and sophisticated dialog that such long association yields.

Sun Ra Arkestra, The: Live in Nickelsdorf 1984 [VINYL 4 LP BOX] Sun Ra Arkestra, The:
Live in Nickelsdorf 1984 [VINYL 4 LP BOX]

(Trost Records -- Austria )

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A sturdy 4 LP box set documenting Sun Ra's 1984 European Tour, here performing live in Nickelsdorf, Germany at Jazzgalerie, for an ebullient set of Sun Ra originals and standards with the Arkestra including John Gilmore, Marshall Allen, Danny Ray Thompson, Eloe Taylor, James Jackson, &c &c.

Sun Ra and His Arkestra: Cosmo Sun Connection Sun Ra and His Arkestra:
Cosmo Sun Connection

(Recommended Records -- Great Britain )

Price: $12.00

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Sun Ra and the Intergalactic Research Arkestra: Live in London 1970 Sun Ra and the Intergalactic Research Arkestra:
Live in London 1970

(Transparency -- USA )

Price: $10.19

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Two sets from Sun Ra's very large Arkestra with both Allen and Gilmore recorded live at the Queen Elizabeth Hall in London on November 9th, 1970 - their debut UK concert.

Lucier, Alvin: Still and Moving Lines: Decibel Perform Compositions by Alvin Lucier Lucier, Alvin:
Still and Moving Lines: Decibel Perform Compositions by Alvin Lucier

(Pogus -- USA )

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Australian new music ensemble Decibel performing four works combining acoustic and electronic orchestration by composer Alvin Lucier, three of which are previously unrecorded: "Ever Present" (2002); "Carbon Copies" (1989); "Hands" (1994); "Shelter" (1967).