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  February, 2019
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52 products
Bloor: Drolleries Bloor:
Drolleries

(Astral Spirits -- USA )

Price: $12.95

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Drolleries are small creatures adorning the margins of 13th-15th century illuminated manuscripts; Sam Weinberger is a Brooklyn saxophonist known for groups W-2, and this Bloor project with electric guitarist Andrew Smiley and drummer Jason Nazary, an assertive and rugged trio playing Weinberg's compositions about the perceptual phenomenon of ever-changing repetition.

Bloor: Drolleries [CASSETTE] Bloor:
Drolleries [CASSETTE]

(Astral Spirits -- USA )

Price: $7.95

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Drolleries are small creatures adorning the margins of 13th-15th century illuminated manuscripts; Sam Weinberger is a Brooklyn saxophonist known for groups W-2 and this Bloor project with electric guitarist Andrew Smiley and drummer Jason Nazary, an assertive and rugged trio playing Weinberg's compositions about the perceptual phenomenon of ever-changing repetition.

Ochs, Larry / Gerald Cleaver / Nels Cline: What Is To Be Done Ochs, Larry / Gerald Cleaver / Nels Cline:
What Is To Be Done

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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The first release from the trio of Nels Cline, Gerald Cleaver, and Larry Ochs in a 2016 concert at Gallery5 Arts, in Richmond, Virginia, captured as part of the trio's series touring around the Northeast each December since 2015, playing what Larry Ochs describes as music that "seeks sonically to soothe, to inspire, and to conspire", in three urgent and powerful improvisations.

Mathisen's, Jorgen Instant Light: Mayhall's Object Mathisen's, Jorgen Instant Light:
Mayhall's Object

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Saxophonist Jorgen Mathisen (The Core) composes for and leads his quartet with fellow Norwegian players Erlend Slettevoll on piano, Trygve Waldemar Fiske on double bass, and Dag Erik Knedal Andersen on drums, through six lyrical free jazz compositions, often in a Coltrane mode, his music influenced by sci-fi, Sun Ra, and Philip K. Dick; a solid record of modern jazz.

TGB (Carolino / Delgado / Frazao): III TGB (Carolino / Delgado / Frazao):
III

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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The 3rd Clean Feed album from this Portuguese band of unusual orchestration and intentions that cross jazz and rock idioms, from the trio of Sergio Carolino on tuba, Mario Delgado on guitar, and Alexandre Frazao on drums, with rapid fire attacks and tight compositional moments balanced by wonderful open, sonic moments, surprising with a cover of King Crimson's "Starless".

Wschod (Pinheiro / Kozera / Suchar): Wschod Wschod (Pinheiro / Kozera / Suchar):
Wschod

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Red Trio pianist Rodrigo Pinheiro joins Polish free improvisers, drummer Kuba Suchar from the European band Robotobibok (which became Mikrokolektyw), and double bassist Zbigniew Kozera from Sundogs and LEM, for five collective improvisations, diverse and dynamic dialogs of profound technique and creative intention.

Conde, Alberto Iberian Roots Trio: The Wake Of An Artist - Tribute To Bernardo Sassetti Conde, Alberto Iberian Roots Trio:
The Wake Of An Artist - Tribute To Bernardo Sassetti

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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A tribute to pianist and composer Bernardo Sassetti from a trio that includes two members of Sassetti's Trio--bassist Carlos Barretto and drummer Alexandre Frazao--along with pianist Alberto Conde and violist Jose Valente, as they interpret Sassetti compositions, a Federico Mompou piece Sassetti played frequently, along with original compositions from all members.

Dias, Jose : After Silence, Vol.1 Dias, Jose :
After Silence, Vol.1

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Portuguese guitarist Jose Dias steps away from his quartet and trio, and from the many scores for theatre, contemporary dance and animation film that he's composed, to focus on his solo electric guitar work, in this album that applies subtle affects and a warm, ethereal ambiance to expressive and passionate pieces, each conveying a sense of narrative and purpose.

Jorge, Paulo Alexandre / Luis Desirat / Monsieur Trinite: Solstice Jorge, Paulo Alexandre / Luis Desirat / Monsieur Trinite:
Solstice

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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Hifiklub: E Lisboa Hifiklub:
E Lisboa

(Shhpuma -- Portugal )

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A collaborative French instrumental rock band led by and with compositions from the core quartet of Anthony Belguise (drums), Jean-Loup Faurat (guitar), Regis Laugier (bass) and Nico Morcillo (guitar), with a list of 22 international guests across 8 songs and instrumentals, including Rafael Toral, Maria Radich, Paulo Furtado, Carlos Zingaro, Rui Carvalho, &c.

Tilbury, John / Keith Rowe / Kjell Bjorgeengen: Sissel Tilbury, John / Keith Rowe / Kjell Bjorgeengen:
Sissel

(Sofa Music -- Norway )

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AMM alumni, pianist John Tilbury and guitarist Keith Rowe, join with Norwegian performer/conceptualist Kjell Bjorgeengen, whose work is often an amalgamation of sound waves, moving images and lights; here Kjell suggested a painting by Nicolas Poussin as a focal point for the trio's improvisation at this performance in Stavanger, Norway.

Toyozumi, Sabu / Rick Countryman: Sol Abstraction Toyozumi, Sabu / Rick Countryman:
Sol Abstraction

(Sol Disk Records -- USA )

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"After a day and night filled with obstacles and surprises, none was less than a local dog joining Sabu's erhu during the performance. Embracing the moment, the barking dog's spontaneity was incorporated in the music, captured in track...

London Experimental Ensemble: Child Ballads London Experimental Ensemble:
Child Ballads

(Split Rock Records -- USA )

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"The Child Ballads are three hundred and five traditional ballads from England and Scotland, and their American variants, anthologised by Francis James Child during the second half of the nineteenth century. In these recordings, ...

Byron, Don / Aruan Ortiz: Random Dances & (A)tonalities Byron, Don / Aruan Ortiz:
Random Dances & (A)tonalities

(Intakt -- Austria )

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Working together since 2014 in larger ensembles, NY reedist Don Byron and Cuban-born, US pianist Auran Ortiz find a modern yet lyrical heat in their duo collaboration in an album that includes original compositions and intimate renderings of pieces by Duke Ellington, Federico Mompou, Geri Allen, and J.S. Bach, a uniquely diverse and wonderfully embraceable release.

Formanek, Michael Elusion Quartet: Time Like This Formanek, Michael Elusion Quartet:
Time Like This

(Intakt -- Austria )

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NY Bassist Michael Formanek composes for and leads his Elusion Quartet with saxophonist Tony Malaby, pianist Kris Davis, and drummer Ches Smith, a heavyweight set of improvisers who take on Formanek's sophisticated and elusive compositions, using unusual meters and complex yet comprehensible structures, performed with prodigious skill and passionate approaches.

Frith, Fred Trio: Closer To The Ground Frith, Fred Trio:
Closer To The Ground

(Intakt -- Switzerland )

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"With their second album the Fred Frith Trio with Jason Hoopes and Jordan Glenn continues to explore the dimension of the guitar trio. "Closer to the Ground" is all about sound, mood, texture, ideas, and atmosphere. Playful, intimate, a...

Kaja Draksler / Petter Eldh / Christian Lillinger: Punkt.Vrt.Plastik Kaja Draksler / Petter Eldh / Christian Lillinger:
Punkt.Vrt.Plastik

(Intakt -- Austria )

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The rhythm section from the Amok Amor quartet--drummer Christian Lillinger and bassist Petter Eldh--and reforming it as a trio with pianist Kaja Draksler, to create a thrilling, twisting and turning band of quick-witted, avant jazz angles, confusing and thrilling with unexpected shifts in direction on an informed, fun-filled and thoroughly modern album.

Lewis, James Brandon (Lewis / Branch / Stewart / Pirog / Crudup III): An Unruly Manifesto Lewis, James Brandon (Lewis / Branch / Stewart / Pirog / Crudup III):
An Unruly Manifesto

(Relative Pitch -- USA )

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New York tenor saxophonist James Brandon Lewis leads a quintet with Jaimie Branch on trumpet, Luke Stewart on bass, Anthony Pirog on guitar, and Warren Trae Crudup III on drums, in a free jazz album dedicated to Charlie Haden & Ornette Coleman and Surrealism, modern creative music with one foot planted in the 70s and one in the 2010s.

Rainey, Tom Trio (w/ Laubrock / Halvorson): Combobulated Rainey, Tom Trio (w/ Laubrock / Halvorson):
Combobulated

(Intakt -- Austria )

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"In his trio, Tom Rainey - one of the busiest drummers on the New York scene - has united with two of his closest musical allies. Ingrid Laubrock, the saxophonist extraordinaire who left England for the USA some years ago, causing quite...

Riley, Howard: Live In The USA Riley, Howard:
Live In The USA

(NoBusiness -- Lithuania )

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The brilliant UK pianist Howard Riley is caught live in a US tour in the fall of 1976, recorded at 3 locations in NYC and in Buffalo, NY, each of the well-recorded improvisation a masterwork of extended form as he plays both outside and inside the piano, ranging from warm sections of lyrical quality to fast-paced streams of consciousness in a Cecil Taylor mode; magnificent.

Trio Heinz Herbert (Landolt / Landolt / Hanni): Yes Trio Heinz Herbert (Landolt / Landolt / Hanni):
Yes

(Intakt -- Switzerland )

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Blending free jazz, electronic music, glitch, and collective improvisation, the Swiss trio of Dominic Landolt on guitar, effects, Ramon Landolt on synth, samples, piano, Mario Hanni on drums, effects bring a modern and experimental edge to their diverse approaches to free improv, albeit tinged with electronica and rock overtones; a fascinating brew.

Vandermark / Wooley / Courvoisier / Rainey: Noise Of Our Time Vandermark / Wooley / Courvoisier / Rainey:
Noise Of Our Time

(Intakt -- Switzerland )

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After reedist Ken Vandermark's residency at The Stone in 2016, he went into the studio with improvisers Nate Wooley on trumpet, Sylvie Courvoisier on piano, and Tom Rainey on drums to record this spectacular album of forward-reaching jazz using stunning technique and wonderful lyrical complexity, as they run through compositions from Wooley, Vandermark and Courvoisier.

Hwang, Jason Kao (Filiano / Drury / Hwang / Forbes / Swell): Sing House Hwang, Jason Kao (Filiano / Drury / Hwang / Forbes / Swell):
Sing House

(Euonymus Records -- USA )

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"The music is a house, with the score's quintessential melodies, rhythms, harmonies, and textures o ering rooms in which musicians extem- poraneously sing. In this dramatic architecture, the unique voice of each musician is empowered to...

Chadbourne, Eugene: Solo Guitar Volume 2-1/3 [VINYL] Chadbourne, Eugene:
Solo Guitar Volume 2-1/3 [VINYL]

(Feeding Tube Records -- USA )

Price: $21.95

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Recorded in the late 1970's in Canada while improvising rock, jazz, pysch, folk, country & blues guitar madman Doctor Eugene Chadbourne was living there, this is the second of four LPs documenting his work at the time, this album presenting 6 solo pieces of profound playing amidst an unusual experimental nature and a uniquely Chad sense of humor.

Beins, Burkhard / Mazen Kerbaj / Michael Vorfeld: Sawt Out Beins, Burkhard / Mazen Kerbaj / Michael Vorfeld:
Sawt Out

(Herbal International -- Malaysia )

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Lebanese trumpeter Mazen Kerbaj, known from "A" Trio and collaborations with Franz Hautzinger, Toshimaru Nakamura, Birgit Uhler, &c., here joins two Berlin percussionist--Burkhard Beins and Michael Vorfeld--both members of Berlin Echtzeitmusik, to record this fascinating studio album of extraordinary technique and sonic control.

Bailey, Derek & Cyro Baptista: Cyro [VINYL 2 LPs] Bailey, Derek & Cyro Baptista:
Cyro [VINYL 2 LPs]

(Honest Jons Records -- UK )

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Reissuing the 1st CD on UK free improvising guitarist Derek Bailey's Incus label is this 1982 duo with Brazilian percussionist Cyro Baptista, a remarkable dialog that draws percussive qualities from Bailey and lyrical aspects from Baptista, as the two push each other into inventive and exotic exchanges in an exuberant album; an incredible start to the Incus imprint.

Bailey, Derek / Tony Coe: Time [VINYL 2 LPs] Bailey, Derek / Tony Coe:
Time [VINYL 2 LPs]

(Honest Jons Records -- UK )

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An unusual pairing between UK non-idiomatic improvising legend Derek Bailey and clarinetist Tony Coe, best known for his work with Franz Koglmann (heard on Hatology) his work with Tony Oxley, and work in avant classical settings; here they find common ground in a miniature chamber improv approach of both technical virtuosity and atonal lyricism.

Perelman, Ivo / Jason Stein: Spiritual Prayers Perelman, Ivo / Jason Stein:
Spiritual Prayers

(Leo -- USA )

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"The second recordig by Ivo Perelman with a "purist" bass clarinet player. This time he is Chicago based Jason Stein, the virtuoso and the leader of several of his groups. Says Ivo: "With Rudi Mahall we connected by being foreigners; bo...

Perelman, Ivo / Rudi Mahall: Kindred Spirits [2 CDs] Perelman, Ivo / Rudi Mahall:
Kindred Spirits [2 CDs]

(Leo -- USA )

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"The first in the series of duo recordings by Ivo Perelman with bass clarinet specialists. The Brazilian-born saxophonist meets his match in the German bass clarinet wizard Rudi Mahall. Says Ivo: We are both foreigners, we both grew out...

Momes, The: Spiralling [VINYL LP + 7"] Momes, The:
Spiralling [VINYL LP + 7"]

(Mental Experience -- Spain )

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An essential reissue of the only album from this Rock in Opposition supergroup, with two from Henry Cow & The Work--bassist Mick Hobbs and Tim Hodgkinson playing "Hawaiian laptop noisy guitar" and keyboards--and Andy Wake from Unrest Work & Play, in a great set of songs with a literate and post-punk viciousness and unusual approaches to rhythm and sound.

Mattin: Songbook #7 [VINYL] Mattin:
Songbook #7 [VINYL]

(Munster Records -- Spain )

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'Songbook #7 is the new volume of Mattin's Songbook series, one of the most interesting works in the current experimental, improv and noise field. Songbook #7 features Farahnaz Hatam, Colin Hacklander, Lucio Capece, Moor Mother, Cathlee...

Xenofox / Joke Lanz: Alarm Xenofox / Joke Lanz:
Alarm

(Oltrarno Raw -- Italy )

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"Thousands connections might appear into your brain; re-calling past, present and future experiences of music. This is a unique creation between three free form's masters."-Oltrarno Raw

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Mollestad, Hedvig Trio: Smells Funny Mollestad, Hedvig Trio:
Smells Funny

(Rune Grammofon -- Norway )

Price: $15.45

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The sixth album from guitarist Hedvig Mollestad Thomassen's scorching Norwegian instrumental rock trio, having built a strong following through their impressive approach to rock, schooled from both early hard/progressive band but also driving fusion bands, with a penetrating edge in authoritative soloing and intense rhythmic interplay.

Mollestad, Hedvig Trio: Smells Funny [VINYL + CD] Mollestad, Hedvig Trio:
Smells Funny [VINYL + CD]

(Rune Grammofon -- Norway )

Price: $26.95

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The sixth album from guitarist Hedvig Mollestad Thomassen's scorching Norwegian instrumental rock trio, having built a strong following through their impressive approach to rock, schooled from both early hard/progressive band but also driving fusion bands, with a penetrating edge in authoritative soloing and intense rhythmic interplay.

Full Blast: Rio [VINYL] Full Blast:
Rio [VINYL]

(Trost Records -- Austria )

Price: $24.95

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A limited live album from German saxophonist Peter Brotzmann's long-running Full Blast trio with the precise and dynamic Swiss rhythm section of Marino Pliakas on electric bass and Michael Wertmuller on drums, captured at Audio Rebel, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil in 2016 as they tear through a tumultuous set of five burning improvisations of passionate playing.

McPhee, Joe / John Butcher: At The Hill Of James Magee McPhee, Joe / John Butcher:
At The Hill Of James Magee

(Trost Records -- Austria )

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Two legendary saxophonists--New York's Joe McPhee on alto and UK's John Butcher on tenor--meet at "The Hill" in the Chihuahuan Desert in Texas, where artist James Magee is building a set of raised buildings arranged on the compass points to house his work, providing fascinating resonant properties for McPhee & Butcher's exceptional interaction.

Hwang, Jason Kao  (Bynum / Daley / Drury / Filiano / Li / Swell / Guowei): Blood Hwang, Jason Kao (Bynum / Daley / Drury / Filiano / Li / Swell / Guowei):
Blood

(True Sound Recordings -- USA )

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"Blood by Jason Kao Hwang and his Burning Bridge ensemble represents the latest masterwork to date in the oeuvre of one of the jazz avant-garde's most original compositional voices: an uncompromising artistic vision as captivating as it...

Niblock, Phill: T H I R  [DVD] Niblock, Phill:
T H I R [DVD]

(Von -- Italy )

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Named for "Ten Hundred Inch Radii", a performance of film and music from the series "Environments" by composer and filmaker Phill Niblocks, shot in upstate New York in 1972 and released now for the first time on DVD, a mesmerizing and hypnotic film with two soundtracks: the original 1972 from analog tape, and a 2008 edition from the Nelly Boyd Ensemble updated in 2015

Leap Of Faith: Order Of Ramifications Leap Of Faith:
Order Of Ramifications

(Evil Clown -- USA )

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"Elinor and Mimi are both gifted violinists who perform in many musical settings and are not primarily improvisers. They bring a different sensibility from classical and jazz, which they draw from when they play with us in a much more o...

Leap Of Faith: Tangled Hierachies Leap Of Faith:
Tangled Hierachies

(Evil Clown -- USA )

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"This particular performance has guests Eric Zinman on piano and Syd Smart on electronic percussion. Syd and Eric are the other 2 players in Glynis Lomon's other trio, New Language Collaborative (NLC). NLC was active for the 10 years or...

Metal Chaos Ensemble: Electric Sword Machine Metal Chaos Ensemble:
Electric Sword Machine

(Evil Clown -- USA )

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"For around 2 years now, I have been using the Ableton software to create electronic mixes which we use in several of the bands as an accompaniment track. In performance, I ride the fader from off to very present, but most of the time m...

Metal Chaos Ensemble: Luminiferous Aether Metal Chaos Ensemble:
Luminiferous Aether

(Evil Clown -- USA )

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"In the early days of MCE, most of our sets were with multiple percussion players. More of the recent MCE sets have a bigger variety of instruments with everyone doubling the percussion, more emphasis on electronic instruments and signa...

String Theory : Thickness Of The Present String Theory :
Thickness Of The Present

(Evil Clown -- USA )

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"For this session we have Glynis and myself plus LOFO regulars Albey onBass on electric bass, Silvain Castellano on double bass, Grant Beale on guitar and relative newcomers Adrienne Schoenfeld on double bass and Lucasz Pavlikovsky on c...

Turbulence: Flow Across Scales Turbulence:
Flow Across Scales

(Evil Clown -- USA )

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"I formed Turbulence in 2015 as I started to assemble players for the Leap of Faith Orchestra. Turbulence, the extended horn section for the Orchestra (along with guests on other instruments), also records and performs as an independent...

Axioms: Manifestations Axioms:
Manifestations

(Evil Clown -- USA )

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Boston's Evil Clown led by reedist/multi-instrumentalist David Peck introduces a new ensemble, Axioms, a quartet with Peck, Jane, Alby onBass, and Joel Simches in a mammoth work of mysterious intent and rich sonorities, orchestrated with reeds, brass, daxophones, percussion, bells and chimes, electric bass, keys, spoken word, and real-time signal processing.

Feldman, Morton (Radio-Sinfonie-Orchester Frankfurt): Atlantis Feldman, Morton (Radio-Sinfonie-Orchester Frankfurt):
Atlantis

(Hat [now] ART -- Switzerland )

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A much-needed reissue of this 2000 CD of three orchestral works from late composer Morton Feldman--"String Quartet and Orchestra" (1973), "Oboe and Orchestra" (1976), and "Atlantis" (1959)--demonstrating the evolution of his incredible control in working with tone, mood and instrumental combinations, from his earliest large-scale work to later mature works.

Hauser, Fritz : Laboratorio - Solo Percussion Hauser, Fritz :
Laboratorio - Solo Percussion

(Hat [now] ART -- Switzerland )

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Swiss drummer & percussionist Fritz Hauser's solo album creates a fictional percussion center that he uses as as springboard to compose solo works for spaces within the [non-existent] environment, depicted in both spacious and active sound work, generating open-air locations with bird sounds and cymbals and areas of quick-paced activity; absolutely impressive.

Dahinden, Roland : Talking with Charlie: An Imaginary Talk with Charlie Parker Dahinden, Roland :
Talking with Charlie: An Imaginary Talk with Charlie Parker

(Hat [now] ART -- Switzerland )

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Bass clarinetist Gareth Davis asked composer Roland Dahinden to write for his quartet, with Koen Kaptijn (trombone), Dario Calderone (double bass) and Peppe Garcia (percussion), the result this "imaginary talk" with Charlie Parker, captured in a score involving graphic as well as more conventional elements, allowing structure and improvisation for the players.

Stockhausen, Karlheinz: Historic First Recordings of the Klavierstucke I-VIII & XI Stockhausen, Karlheinz:
Historic First Recordings of the Klavierstucke I-VIII & XI

(Hat [now] ART -- Switzerland )

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Originally conceived as a cycle of 21 solo piano pieces, composer Karlheinz Stockhausen only completed a section of these Klavierstucke works, eventually transforming the series for synthesizers and electronic instruments; Hat Hut now restores the original recordings from the 50s by the pianist Stockhausen dedicated some of these pieces to: David Tudor.

Fischerlehner, Rudi : 15 8 Slum Fischerlehner, Rudi :
15 8 Slum

(Not Applicable -- UK )

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"15 8 SLUM is Rudi Fischerlehner's first drum solo album. A note about a rhythm in 15/8 lying side by side with Rene Pollesch's book "www-slums" next to his drumkit by accident lead to the slightly dadaistic title, which seems appropria...

Rusling, Terry : The Machine Is Broken Rusling, Terry :
The Machine Is Broken

(Spool -- Canada )

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"Terry Rusling was a Canadian composer of electronic music. He also worked as an engineer for the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC). In the case of Gilmour's Albums, hosted by CBC broadcaster Clyde Gilmour, Rusling was occasionally...

Brady, Tim : Music for Large Ensemble Brady, Tim :
Music for Large Ensemble

(Starkland -- USA )

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"This release presents the premiere recordings of two major works from electric guitarist Tim Brady. The 26-minute "Desir: concerto for electric guitar and large chamber ensemble" is Brady's third such work, which he describes as "a marr...