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Musique Actuelle (Quebec, Montreal, Victo, &c)
 
Cote / Ceccarelli: Vulgarites <i>[Used Item]</i> Cote / Ceccarelli:
Vulgarites [Used Item]

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

Price: $6.00    

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A plethora of objects being struck and stroked from the meeting of drummers Cote (Bruire, Klaxon Gueule) and Ceccarelli, complex interactions of percussion, feedback and electronics.

Cote, Michel F: Flat Fourgonnette (mescal Free style) <i>[Used Item]</i> Cote, Michel F:
Flat Fourgonnette (mescal Free style) [Used Item]

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

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Michel F Cote in a hybrid release of country and actuelle music that is unpredictable and funny with help from artists such as Bernard Falaise, Frank Martel, Billie Folliday, etc.

Derome Guilbeault Tanguay, Trio: The Feeling of Jazz <i>[Used Item]</i> Derome Guilbeault Tanguay, Trio:
The Feeling of Jazz [Used Item]

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

Price: $8.00    

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Eleven jazz standards performed by the trio of Jean Derome (sax, flute, voice, Normand Guilbeault (double bass) and Pierre Tanguay (percussion).

Derome, Jean and Joane Hetu; Nous percons les oreilles: La vie, c'est simple <i>[Used Item]</i> Derome, Jean and Joane Hetu; Nous percons les oreilles:
La vie, c'est simple [Used Item]

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

Price: $8.00    

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Using saxophones and their voices, Jean Derome and Joane Hetu create songs of improvisation that invoke their primal human nature in creative and beautiful ways.

Derome, Jean: Canot-camping:expedition 4 <i>[Used Item]</i> Derome, Jean:
Canot-camping:expedition 4 [Used Item]

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

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Excellent recording made while on a canoe and camping trip by 11 improvisers from the Montreal musique actuelle scene on their fourth expedition of the kind.

Derome, Jean: Confitures de Gagaku <i>[Used Item]</i> Derome, Jean:
Confitures de Gagaku [Used Item]

(Victo -- Canada )

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Live recordings and Derome's first release under his own name, inspired by Japanese magic squares and haikus, and performed in a group including Actuelle collective members Pierre Tanguay and Pierre Cartier.

Foodsoon: somelove <i>[Used Item]</i> Foodsoon:
somelove [Used Item]

(&Records -- Canada )

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Hetu, Joane  / Labrosse, Diane / Roger, Danielle Palardy : Les Poules: prairie orange <i>[Used Item] Hetu, Joane / Labrosse, Diane / Roger, Danielle Palardy :
Les Poules: prairie orange [Used Item]

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

Price: $8.00    

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Nine new works from the trio of Joane Hetu (sax, voice), Diane Labrosse (sampler, voice), and Danielle Palardy Roger (percussion, voice) with a moody and haunting atmosphere.

Hetu, Joane: La Femme Territoire ou 21 Fragments D'humus <i>[Used Item]</i> Hetu, Joane:
La Femme Territoire ou 21 Fragments D'humus [Used Item]

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

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An amazing journey in sound and voice from saxophonist/vocalist Joane Hetu with five singers/narrators/musicians/noise-makers and layered field recordings, a remarkable and sophisticated work about sex, loss, death, art, & politics.

Hetu, Joane: Nouvelle Musique d'Hiver <i>[Used Item]</i> Hetu, Joane:
Nouvelle Musique d'Hiver [Used Item]

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

Price: $11.50    

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Beautiful, mysterious improvised compositions with spoken interludes, recorded live in March 2003 at the first Montréal/Nouvelles Musiques (MNM) festival.

Hetu, Joane: Recits de Neige <i>[Used Item]</i> Hetu, Joane:
Recits de Neige [Used Item]

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

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Pieces in 4 movements - Snow; Never Cold; Gusts; Landscapes - performed by Ensemble SuperMusique: Joane Hetu, Jean Derome, Diane Labrosse, Pierre Tanguay, Scott Thomson & Alexandre St-Onge.

Carrier, Francois / Michel Lambert / Rafal Mazur: The Joy Of Being Carrier, Francois / Michel Lambert / Rafal Mazur:
The Joy Of Being

(NoBusiness -- Lithuania )

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Live recordings from Alchemia Jazz Klub in Krakow, Poland in 2015 of the freely improvising trio of Francois Carrier on sax and Chinese oboe, Michel Lambert on drums, and Rafal Mazur on acoustic bass guitar, uniquely intertwining interchanges of joyful dialog.

HMZ (Hubsch / Martel / Zoubek): Drought HMZ (Hubsch / Martel / Zoubek):
Drought

(Tour de Bras -- France )

Price: $14.95    

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A live performance at the Loft in Cologne, Germany, 2015 from the recording and performing trio of Carl Ludwig Hubsch on tuba & objects, Pierre Yves Martel on viola da Gamba & harmonica, and Philip Zoubek on the prepared piano, restrained yet highly active playing.

Lenoci, Gianni: Sextant <i>[Used Item]</i> Lenoci, Gianni:
Sextant [Used Item]

(Ambiances Jazz -- Canada )

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Les Poules: Hetu, Labrosse, Roger: Phenix <i>[Used Item]</i> Les Poules: Hetu, Labrosse, Roger:
Phenix [Used Item]

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

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24 miniature works from the fantastic and intense improvising trio of Joane Hetu, Diane Labrosse and Danielle Palardy Roger, inspired by the eternal revival of the legendary Phoenix.

Mankind: Ice Machine <i>[Used Item]</i> Mankind:
Ice Machine [Used Item]

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

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Surreal sound experiments using poetry, noise and ambient music and an eclectic set of instruments to make bewildering and enjoyable compositions, recommended!

Xu Fengxia: Black Lotos Xu Fengxia:
Black Lotos

(Intakt -- Switzerland )

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Xu Fengxia traditional Sanxian & Guzheng player and free vocalist in duo with drummer/percussionist Lucas Niggli for suspenseful cross-cultural improvisations.

Architek Percussion: Metatron Architek Percussion:
Metatron

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

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The Architek Percussion ensemble is a Montreal quartet performing works by Canadian composers, using percussion, drums, sampling, electronics and synth in wonderfully odd ways, here with two guest performers presenting works composed and mixed by Elliot Britton.

Caloia, Nicolas  : Les Bonnes Histoires Caloia, Nicolas :
Les Bonnes Histoires

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

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Bridging contemporary and improvised music, Montreal double bassist Nicolas Caloia wrote these pieces for textured and impossible rhythms; blending pieces by Nancarrow and Grand Master Flash; and manipulating poems by Genevieve Letarte; with supporting improv from Jean Derome & Lori Freedman.

Ensemble SuperMusique: Jeux De Pistes Ensemble SuperMusique:
Jeux De Pistes

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

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Ensemble SuperMusique devotes itself to Montreal's "Musique Actuelle" and free improv community in assemblages of some of their finest players, here in a live concert in 2016 at Amphitheater du Gesu in Montreal with a stunning set of performers presenting the work of 4 composer.

Girard-Charest, Emilie: Emilie Prefere Le Chant Girard-Charest, Emilie:
Emilie Prefere Le Chant

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

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Emilie Girard-Charest is a Montreal cellist, composer and improviser, here presenting 5 works, one of her own and 4 from Fredrik Gran, Sergio Castrillon, Maxime Corbeil-Perron and Joane Hetu, using extreme techniques and electroacoustic accompaniment in both joyful and terrifying ways.

Joker (Joane Hetu): Ou Est-il Donc Ce Reve? Joker (Joane Hetu):
Ou Est-il Donc Ce Reve?

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

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Joker brings together 12 vocalists, many core members of the Ambiances Magnetiques/Musique Actuelle collective including Joane Hetu, Jean Derome, Diane Labrosse, Michel F Cote, Lori Freedman, &c, performing unusual works of voice and narration composed by Joane Hetu.

Nous Percons Les Oreilles (Derome / Hetu): Un ideal Nous Percons Les Oreilles (Derome / Hetu):
Un ideal

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

Price: $14.95    

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Joane Hetu and Jean Derome formed Nous percons les oreilles 20 years ago, merging their expansive musical interests in idiosyncratic improvisation and orchestration using saxophones & wind instruments, objects, voice, melodica, and piano, here in their 4th astonishing album.

Quartetski: Quartetski Does Bartok - Mikrokosmos, Sz 107 Quartetski:
Quartetski Does Bartok - Mikrokosmos, Sz 107

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

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Composed between 1926 and 1939, "Mikrokosmos" was Bela Bartok's attempt to solve certain technical problems in the art of piano playing, here adapted by the 5-piece Quartetski into a fascinating series of progressive exercises and etudes, oddly enough presented without a piano.

Quatuor Bozzini: Christopher Butterfield: Trip Quatuor Bozzini:
Christopher Butterfield: Trip

(Collection QB -- Canada )

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Montreal's Quatuor Bozzini string quartet worked with composer Christopher Butterfield, who wrote two of these pieces ("Trip" and "Fall") specifically for QB, alongside three other works from 20 years of composing that use unusual instructions and scores for the performers.

Drake, Hamid / Sylvain Kassap: Heads Or Tails [2 CDs] Drake, Hamid / Sylvain Kassap:
Heads Or Tails [2 CDs]

(RogueArt -- France )

Price: $23.95    

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A masterful fountain of melodic ideas, intriguing rhythms, and exceptional technical skill from the duo of Hamid Drake on drums and frame drum, and Sylvain Kassap on clarinets and chalumeau, recording live at the France Musique at Studio Theatre d’Alfortville and in the studio.

Judson Trio (Joelle Leandre / Mat Maneri / Gerald Cleaver): An Air of Unreality [VINYL] Judson Trio (Joelle Leandre / Mat Maneri / Gerald Cleaver):
An Air of Unreality [VINYL]

(RogueArt -- France )

Price: $19.95    

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A live performance at Judson Church in Manhattan as part of the 20th Vision Festival from the NY/France free improvising trio of Joelle Leandre on double bass, Mat Maneri on viola, and Gerald Cleaver on drums and percussion, two tracks of steadily building, incredibly compatible dialog.

Ceccarelli, Isaiah : Bow Ceccarelli, Isaiah :
Bow

(Another Timbre -- UK )

Price: $15.95    

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"Seven tracks by the Montreal-based composer offering a mixture of textural, semi-improvised duos and three luminous compositions for string trio and quartet."-Another Timbre

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Best Sellers in This Category:

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

Bley / Koglmann / Peacock: Annette

McPhee, Joe / Paal Nilssen-Love: Red Sky

Carrier, Francois / Michel Lambert / Rafal Mazur: The Joy Of Being

Quartetski: Quartetski Does Bartok - Mikrokosmos, Sz 107

Marsh, Warne Quartet: Ne Plus Ultra

Ensemble SuperMusique: Les accords intuitifs

Judson Trio (Joelle Leandre / Mat Maneri / Gerald Cleaver): An Air of Unreality [VINYL]

Quartetski Does Stravinsky: Le Sacre du printemps

HMZ (Hubsch / Martel / Zoubek): Drought

L' Hexacorde: Ensemble De Guitare

Normand, Eric: Mattempa

Drake, Hamid / Sylvain Kassap: Heads Or Tails [2 CDs]

Geerken, Hartmut And Chris Trent: Omniverse Sun Ra [BOOK]

Frith, Fred & Danielle Palardy Roger: Pas de deux nouveau

Drumm, Kevin / Martin Tetreault: Particles and Smears

Bittova / Riley / Ziporyn: Eviyan Live

Kese, Tiari: Ave <w>

Ensemble SuperMusique: Jeux De Pistes

GGRIL (Grand Groupe Regional d'Improvisation Liberee): Geste