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Musique Actuelle (Quebec, Montreal, Victo, &c)
 
Poliks, Marek : Hull Treader <i>[Used Item]</i> Poliks, Marek :
Hull Treader [Used Item]

(Another Timbre -- UK )

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Referencing sci-fi, C.S. Lewis, and alien worlds, the compositions of Marek Poliks each have a central metaphor like alien environment and warmth, spaceship and cradling, performed by ensembles using traditional and electronic instruments and objects.

Quasar (quatuor de saxophones): Du souffle <i>[Used Item]</i> Quasar (quatuor de saxophones):
Du souffle [Used Item]

(Collection QB -- Canada )

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Montreal saxophone quartet Quasar (Jean-Marc Bouchard, Marie-Chantal Leclair, Mathieu Leclair, & Andre Leroux) in their 3rd incredible album of contemporary saxophone compositions, presenting 14 rich and varied compositions, including commissioned and premier works.

Boyko, DB / Duncan, Christine / Martin, Jean: Idiolalla <i>[Used Item]</i> Boyko, DB / Duncan, Christine / Martin, Jean:
Idiolalla [Used Item]

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

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Vocalists DB Boyko and Christine Duncan turn gibberish into improvised poetry while accompanied by drummer Jean Martin who uses multi-timbered objects to create beautiful and absurd music.

Brady, Tim: 24 Frames - Scatter [2 CDs] + Trance [CD + DVD] <i>[Used Item]</i> Brady, Tim:
24 Frames - Scatter [2 CDs] + Trance [CD + DVD] [Used Item]

(Ambiances Jazz -- Canada )

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Putting together two releases from Montreal guitarist and composer Tim Brady's "24 Frames" project: "Trance" (CD + DVD) and "Scatter" (2 CDs), performed solo and with his Bradyworks ensemble.

Brady, Tim: Three Cities in the Life of Dr. Norman Bethune <i>[Used Item]</i> Brady, Tim:
Three Cities in the Life of Dr. Norman Bethune [Used Item]

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

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A chamber opera that tells the story of the life of the Canadian doctor and humanitarian Norman Bethune by interweaving extracts from Bethune's own letters with poetry of the 1930s.

Chenard, Sylvie / Poulin, St-Onge, Tetreault: Ocean pour la suite <i>[Used Item]</i> Chenard, Sylvie / Poulin, St-Onge, Tetreault:
Ocean pour la suite [Used Item]

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

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A collection of duo recordings featuring guitarist Sylvie Chenard playing with Maryse Poulin (sax), Martin Tetreault (turntables), and Alexandre St-Onge (electronics).

Cote / Ceccarelli: Vulgarites <i>[Used Item]</i> Cote / Ceccarelli:
Vulgarites [Used Item]

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

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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 )

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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 )

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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 )

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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 )

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

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 )

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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.

Kerman, Dave: Regarding Purgatories Kerman, Dave:
Regarding Purgatories

(Cuneiform -- USA )

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Architek Percussion: Metatron Architek Percussion:
Metatron

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

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"Architek Percussion's new release Eliot Britton: Metatron available now on Ambiances Magnetiques indie label. After the Second World War my grandparents dragged a used 1902 upright piano down the road and installed it in their living r...

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

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

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"Les Bonnes Histoires is an attempt to step out of the sound environments that I usually navigate. I imagined a composition that includes rhythms that are impossible for a human percussionist to realize, like beats so fast that they are...

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

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

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"DAME is proud to announce Ensemble SuperMusique's new release Jeux de pistes available now on Ambiances Magnetiques indie label. There are times after a great concert of new music, when one wonders why this kind of music does not live ...

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

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

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"Emilie prefers singing is the fruit of the meeting between four composers: Fredrik Gran, Sergio Castrillon, Maxime Corbeil-Perron and Joane Hetu. The gesture and the texture are at the heart, at the origin of the writing of these five ...

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's first release Joane Hetu: Où est-il donc ce rêve available now on Ambiances Magnetiques indie label. It began one bewildering night. A chorus of voices, riding a time machine, chimed together mysteriously, and th...

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

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

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After a lengthy 8-year period away from the recording studio (because this world we live in clearly isn't a perfect one), Nous percons les oreilles are back with an ideal: their fourth album entitled Un Ideal. Joane Hetu and Jean Derome...

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

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

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"Turning another page in its scorebook filled with the themes of composers from the so-called classical music cannon, Montreal-based Quartetski - now a quintet - Does Bartok, on Mikrikosmos Sz 107 (Ambiances Magnetiques AM 224 CD). It r...

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

(Collection QB -- Canada )

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"The five pieces on this disc span roughly twenty years: Lullaby was written in 1991, and fall in 2013. Lullaby for string sextet and beach whistle (1993) for solo cello, both more or less through-composed, are mostly very quiet except ...

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

(RogueArt -- France )

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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.

Flinn, Stephen / Phillips, Noah Duo and Trio with Tim Perkis: Square Circle <i>[Used Item]</i> Flinn, Stephen / Phillips, Noah Duo and Trio with Tim Perkis:
Square Circle [Used Item]

(PAX -- USA )

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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 )

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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.

Tiger Trio (Leandre / Melford / Nicole Mitchell): Unleashed Tiger Trio (Leandre / Melford / Nicole Mitchell):
Unleashed

(RogueArt -- France )

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Pianist Myra Melford joins frequent collaborators, double bassist Joelle Leandre and flutist Nicole Mitchell, in a live performance at Galerie Zurcher, in Paris in 2016, for a set of spontaneous improvisations with a warm chamber jazz feeling of masterful dialog.

Werder, Felix: The Tempest - Electronic Music <i>[Used Item]</i> Werder, Felix:
The Tempest - Electronic Music [Used Item]

(Pogus -- USA )

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