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Recordings featuring brass instruments - trumpets, trombones, tubas, other horns
 
Cymerman / Wooley / Evans / Bauder: Sky Burial Cymerman / Wooley / Evans / Bauder:
Sky Burial

(5049 Records -- USA )

Price: $12.95

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The first recording of composer Jeremiah Cymerman's Amplified Quartet featuring trumpeters Nate Wooley & Peter Evans and saxophonist Matt Bauder, recorded during a three day residency at Brooklyn's Roulette in the summer of 2012.

Evans, Peter / Blancarte, Tom: [sparks] Evans, Peter / Blancarte, Tom:
[sparks]

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

Price: $14.95

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NYC trumpeter Peter Evans and bassist Tom Blancarte play very experimental improvisation pushing the boundries, density and speed of free improv interaction.

Evans, Peter / John Hebert / Kassa Overall: Zebulon Evans, Peter / John Hebert / Kassa Overall:
Zebulon

(More Is More -- USA )

Price: $10.00

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A 78 minute live album of trio music from trumpeter Peter Evan's PE Trio with John Hebert on bass and Kassa Overall on drums, emphasizing collective interaction on a variety of loose and precise frameworks.

Evans, Peter / Nate Wooley: High Society Evans, Peter / Nate Wooley:
High Society

(Carrier Records -- USA )

Price: $12.95

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Two of NY's farthest reaching players - Peter Evans & Nate Wooley - both on amplified trumpet for an album crossing electroacoustic and improvisatory worlds in raw and exhiliarating abstraction.

Evans, Peter Quartet: ! Evans, Peter Quartet:
!

(Firehouse 12 Records -- USA )

Price: $13.95

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NY trumpeter Evans' 1st recording as a leader with guitarist Brandon Seabrook, bassist Tom Blancarte & drummer Kevin Shea, mixing 50-60's jazz and noise in wild and kinetic free improv.

Evans, Peter Quartet: Live in Lisbon Evans, Peter Quartet:
Live in Lisbon

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

Price: $13.00

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Trumpeter Evan's Quartet with Ricardo Gallo, Tom Blancarte and Kevin Shea at the 2009 Jazz em Agosto Festival brilliantly restructuring jazz standards into collective compositions.

Evans, Peter: More Is More Evans, Peter:
More Is More

(psi -- Great Britain )

Price: $19.95

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Evans, Peter: nature/culture Evans, Peter:
nature/culture

(psi -- Great Britain )

Price: $28.95

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A sequel to his highly-acclaimed 1st solo trumpet CD "More is More", demonstrating extreme creative and technical skills in studio and concert settings.

Forsyth, Chris / Wooley, Nate: The Duchess of Oysterville Forsyth, Chris / Wooley, Nate:
The Duchess of Oysterville

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

Price: $12.28

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Glue (Arthurs / Perkin / Dimitriadis): Chats With The Real McCoy Glue (Arthurs / Perkin / Dimitriadis):
Chats With The Real McCoy

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

Price: $14.95

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The 2nd release from the free improvising trio of trumpeter Tom Arthurs, bassist Miles Perkins, and drummer Yorgo Dimitriadis, recording in the studio in Berlin, 2012 for 8 collective improvisations with melodic strength and intensive communication.

Haker-Flaten New York Quartet, Ingebrigt (McPhee / Wooley / Morris): Now Is Haker-Flaten New York Quartet, Ingebrigt (McPhee / Wooley / Morris):
Now Is

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

Price: $13.95

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Bassist Ingebrigt Haker-Flaten is joined by key improvisers Joe McPhee (sax), Joe Morris (guitar) and Nate Wooley (trumpet) for this improvised studio recording, free improvisation with the influence of swing and blues.

Halvorson / Radding / Wooley: Crackleknob Halvorson / Radding / Wooley:
Crackleknob

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

Price: $16.95

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Free improvisation from a trio of New Yorkers working in abstract territory but maintaining the pieces in compact works that are succint and spontaneously focused.

Heberer, Thomas / Pascal Niggenkemper : Miner's Pick Heberer, Thomas / Pascal Niggenkemper :
Miner's Pick

(FMR -- Great Britain )

Price: $14.95

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Astute improvisations using extended language from the duo of Thomas Heberer (ICP) on cornet and Pascal Niggenkemper on double bass, two European free improvisers based in New York and pushing the limits of the improvised duo in accessible ways.

Horns (feat. Bertrand Denzler): Horns 1.2 Horns (feat. Bertrand Denzler):
Horns 1.2

(Confront -- Great Britain )

Price: $10.00

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Tenor saxophonist Bertrand Denzler's pseudo-drone piece for the ensemble of Pierre-Antoine Badaroux (alto sax), Fidel Fourneyron (trombone) and Luis Laurain (trumpet) where the players keep the sound alive while moving in a small, pre-established musical perimeter.

Kelley, Greg / Jason Lescalleet: Forlorn Green Kelley, Greg / Jason Lescalleet:
Forlorn Green

(erstwhile -- USA )

Price: $12.00

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Land of Marigold (Joshua Zubot & Ellwood Epps): Creosote Land of Marigold (Joshua Zubot & Ellwood Epps):
Creosote

(Barnyard -- Canada )

Price: $13.95

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The Montreal duo of trumpeter Ellwood Epps and Josh Zubot on violin and low octave violin for 9 upbeat, technically superb and intricate instant improvisations, what they refer to as "foot-tapping for ghosts, seeing the northern lights from underwater".

Lytton / Wooley + Ikue Mori and Ken Vandermark: The Nows [2 CDs] Lytton / Wooley + Ikue Mori and Ken Vandermark:
The Nows [2 CDs]

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

Price: $14.95

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Nate Wooley and Paul Lytton continue their collaborations, extending their new duo recordings with live tracks from The Stone in NYC with Ikue Mori, and at Chicago's Hideout with Ken Vandermark.

Mazurek, Rob: Mother Ode Mazurek, Rob:
Mother Ode

(Corbett vs. Dempsey -- USA )

Price: $13.95

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An emotional solo concert performed at Chicago's Corbett vs. Dempsey gallery, an ode to Mazurek's mother a few months after her passing, on cornet, flutes, bells, books, maracas, apples, and little electronics, in a touching and beautiful celebration of her life.

Mazurek, Rob: Silver Spines Mazurek, Rob:
Silver Spines

(Delmark -- USA )

Price: $14.45

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Multi-instrumentalist Rob Mazurek performs solo on cornet, moog, laptop, found sounds, and tubular bells, releasing a distinctive set of compositions showing the many facets of one of Chicago's most driven and creative artists.

McPhee, Joe: As Serious As Your Life [reissue] McPhee, Joe:
As Serious As Your Life [reissue]

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

Price: $16.95

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In 1996, to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Joe McPhee's first solo release, McPhee recorded this remarkable album of solo reeds, pocket cornet, and electronics, using overdubbing to create gripping music including an homage to Miles Davis and unique versions of standards.

Morris / Fernandez / Wooley: From The Discrete To The Particular Morris / Fernandez / Wooley:
From The Discrete To The Particular

(Relative Pitch -- USA )

Price: $13.95

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An incredible trio of two New York improvisers - Joe Morris on guitar and trumpeter Nate Wooley - with European free improv legend pianist Augusti Fernandez, for 7 remarkable free improvisations of astounding skill.

Morris, Joe / Nate Wooley: Tooth and Nail Morris, Joe / Nate Wooley:
Tooth and Nail

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

Price: $15.95

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Guitarist Joe Morris continues his duet parternships on Clean Feed, here with the innovative and amazing trumpeter Nate Wooley in an album of brilliant spontaneous improv.

Nechushtan, Alon (with Dresser / Swell / Rothenberg / Dick / Wooley / Kaiser / &c.): Dark Forces Nechushtan, Alon (with Dresser / Swell / Rothenberg / Dick / Wooley / Kaiser / &c.):
Dark Forces

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

Price: $14.95

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An incredible large group including Ned Rothenberg, Nate Wooley, Henry Kaiser, Okkyung Lee, Briggan Krauss, Steve Swell, Mark Dresser, &c. &c. performing the dark electroacoustic compositions of Alon Nechushtan.

Parker / Guy / Lytton + Peter Evans: Scenes in the House of Music Parker / Guy / Lytton + Peter Evans:
Scenes in the House of Music

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

Price: $13.95

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The classic European Free Improv trio of Evan Parker, Barry Guy and Pual Lytton is joined by New York trumpeter Peter Evans for an incredible live concert at Casa de Musica, Portugal.

Perlowin, Shane / Jacob Wick : Objet A [CASSETTE] Perlowin, Shane / Jacob Wick :
Objet A [CASSETTE]

(Prom Night Records -- USA )

Price: $7.16

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A freely improvised collaboration between Ahleuchatistas guitarist Shane Perlowin and trumpeter Jacob Wick, both using a contemplative approach of unusual and extended techniques while allowing space and tension to develop their deceptively rich dialog.

RED Trio + Nate Wooley: Stem RED Trio + Nate Wooley:
Stem

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

Price: $14.95

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NY trumpeter Nate Wooley and Portugal's Red Trio (Rodrigo Pinheiro, Hernani Faustino & Gabriel Ferrandini), recorded after their live performance at the 2010 Clean Feed Festival in NYC; powerful and thought-provoking modern improvisation.

Sellers, Joey: What the...? <i>[Used Item]</i> Sellers, Joey:
What the...? [Used Item]

(Circumvention -- USA )

Price: $7.95

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"Trombonist/composer Joey Sellers could be called a contrarian. Instead of following the solo trombone precedents set by George Lewis, Albert Mangelsdorf and Paul Rutherford ― all pretty serious affairs ― Sellers is positive...

Smith, Wadada Leo / Lewis, George / Zorn, John: Sonic Rivers Smith, Wadada Leo / Lewis, George / Zorn, John:
Sonic Rivers

(Tzadik -- USA )

Price: $13.95

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Tzadik's new Spectrum series begins with the collaboration of 3 legendary NY performers--Wadada Leo Smith (trumpet); George Lewis (trombone); John Zorn (alto sax)--in 8 technically superb and joyfully unique compositions and collective improvisations.

Starling, Matt: Terry Riley's Dorian Reeds (For Brass) Starling, Matt:
Terry Riley's Dorian Reeds (For Brass)

(Self Released -- USA )

Price: $5.00

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Matt Starling, founder of the Salt Lake Electric Ensemble, returns with a lesser known but equally impressive Terry Riley composition, "Dorian Reeds" for solo performer, microphone and two tape recorders, performed by Starling on flugelhorn and layered in the studio.

Superimpose: Talk Talk  <i>[Used Item]</i> Superimpose:
Talk Talk [Used Item]

(Leo -- Great Britain )

Price: $9.95

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"Talk Talk", the second album of the improvising duo "Superimpose" from Germany's capital of free music Berlin is a vivid statement of alert and physical free improvisation. Matthias Mueller on trombone and Christian Marien on drums sou...

Tamura, Natsuki: A Song For Jyaki  <i>[Used Item]</i> Tamura, Natsuki:
A Song For Jyaki [Used Item]

(Leo Lab -- Great Britain )

Price: $8.95

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"Relying on twisted, distorted, and primitive sounds, trumpeter Natsuki Tamura blows alone on this unusual recording. With a nod to fellow trumpeters Herb Robertson and Lester Bowie, Tamura -- the spouse of new-music pianist Satoko Fuji...

Tamura, Natsuki: Dragon Nat Tamura, Natsuki:
Dragon Nat

(Libra -- Japan )

Price: $13.00

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Using Gato Libre's music as the direction for his first solo album since 2004, trumpeter Natsuki Tamura releases an album of powerful and personal playing with a surreal flow of ideas, impish humor, and restrained joy.

Tamura, Natsuki: Dragon Nat <i>[Used Item]</i> Tamura, Natsuki:
Dragon Nat [Used Item]

(Libra -- Japan )

Price: $10.95

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Using Gato Libre's music as the direction for his first solo album since 2004, trumpeter Natsuki Tamura releases an album of powerful and personal playing with a surreal flow of ideas, impish humor, and restrained joy.

Transit (Arnal / Misterka / Radding / Wooley): Quadrologues Transit (Arnal / Misterka / Radding / Wooley):
Quadrologues

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

Price: $15.95

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New York's Transit with Jeff Arnal, Seth Misterka, Reuben Radding and Nate Wooley, intelligently designed, unpredictable static and the hyper active free-jazz!

Transit (Arnal / Misterka / Radding / Wooley): Transit Transit (Arnal / Misterka / Radding / Wooley):
Transit

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

Price: $16.95

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Ulher, Birgit / Leonel Kaplan: Stereo Trumpet Ulher, Birgit / Leonel Kaplan:
Stereo Trumpet

(Relative Pitch -- USA )

Price: $13.95

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Recordings of two German trumpeters--Birgit Uhler and Leonel Kaplan--both using extended techniques and modern instrumental language, splitting their recordings between the left and right channels for clarity in their fascinating and unconventional dialogs.

Vogt, Michael: Argonautika Vogt, Michael:
Argonautika

(Recommended Records -- Great Britain )

Price: $15.95

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Vogt, Michael: Tuba Intim Vogt, Michael:
Tuba Intim

(Recommended Records -- Great Britain )

Price: $12.00

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Wooley  / Lytton: Creak Above 33 Wooley / Lytton:
Creak Above 33

(psi -- Great Britain )

Price: $17.95

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Cantankerous and brilliantly executed improvisation continuing the partnership of percussionist/live electronician Lytton and trumpet/amplifier player Nate Wooley.

Wooley / Lytton / Grubbs: Seven Storey Mountain Wooley / Lytton / Grubbs:
Seven Storey Mountain

(Important Records -- USA )

Price: $13.95

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A trans-generation group of some of modern music's finest peforming a piece about ecstatic experience, a commission from the Festival of New Trumpet Music performed live in NYC, 2007.

Wooley, Nate: The Almond Wooley, Nate:
The Almond

(Pogus -- USA )

Price: $14.45

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NY trumpeter Nate Wooley started "The Almond" as a short study, but the piece grew upon itself into a major work, glacially shifting tones of unaltered playing following a complex pitch, mute, tuning and microphone structure.

Wooley, Nate: Wrong Shape to be a Story Teller Wooley, Nate:
Wrong Shape to be a Story Teller

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

Price: $13.95

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Oki, Itapu / Axel Dorner: Root Of Bohemian Oki, Itapu / Axel Dorner:
Root Of Bohemian

(Improvising Beings -- France )

Price: $13.95

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Two trumpeters 20 years apart, Germany's Axel Dorner and Japan's Itaru Oki are both known for their versatile approach to jazz, from traditional to the freest forms using extended techniques, in a unique dialog challenging the limits of the horn with fascinating results.

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 )

Price: $13.95

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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: $14.95

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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.

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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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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Nagl, Max / Bernstein, Steve / Akchote, Noel / Jones, Brad: Big Four Nagl, Max / Bernstein, Steve / Akchote, Noel / Jones, Brad:
Big Four

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

Price: $16.95

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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 )

Price: $20.95

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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.

Peck, Dan: Solo [VINYL] Peck, Dan:
Solo [VINYL]

(Tubapede -- USA )

Price: $15.95

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Inspired by Nikola Tesla and Karlheinz Stockhausen's collection of text pieces, "From the Seven Days", tuba player Dan Peck's solo album is an intense collection of deep tones in bold minimalism, and in clatteringly frightful tuba interactions.

To TILT: Volume One To TILT:
Volume One

(Tilt Brass -- USA )

Price: $8.00

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TILT Brass is a Brooklyn-based experimental music organization led by Chris McIntyre dedicated to expanding contemporary brass performance via two ensembles, TILT Creative Brass Band (CBB) and TILT SIXtet.

Wooley / Looney / Smith / Walter: Scowl Wooley / Looney / Smith / Walter:
Scowl

(Ugexplode -- USA )

Price: $10.16

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Three improvised masters join together for this intense, noisy studio session, a powerful, cacophonous blast of sound warping guitar, bass and drums beyond recognition!

Ballou, Dave : Solo Trumpet Ballou, Dave :
Solo Trumpet

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

Price: $14.95

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Baltimore brass player and composer Dave Ballou, know for Either/Orchestra, Meridian Art Ensemble, John Hollenbeck's Large Ensemble, Satoko Fujii ensembles, &c, in an intimate, diverse, and informed solo album performed on Bb trumpet, flugelhorn, piccolo trumpet, and mutes.

Rutherford, Paul: The Gentle Harm of the Bourgeoisie Rutherford, Paul:
The Gentle Harm of the Bourgeoisie

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

Price: $16.95

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A reissue of Emanem 3305 (3403) with extra material from the same sessions from free improvising trombonist Paul Rutherford recorded in 1974, presenting a then-rare example of the instrument and approaches that were avant, humorous, technical, and amazingly inventive.

Wheeler, Kenny / John Taylor: On The Way To Two Wheeler, Kenny / John Taylor:
On The Way To Two

(CamJazz -- USA )

Price: $10.00

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A tribute to the passing of both trumpet and flugelhorn Kenny Wheeler and long-time collaborator, pianist John Taylor, in a subtle conversation of two partners with superb skill and taste "suggesting, agreeing, mildly disagreeing, but never at cross purposes".

Filip, Klaus / Leonel Kaplan: Tocando Fondo Filip, Klaus / Leonel Kaplan:
Tocando Fondo

(Another Timbre -- Greece/UK )

Price: $14.95

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Two slowly unfolding improvisations from trumpeter Leonel Kaplan using extended and unconventional techniques, and electronic artist Klaus Filip performing on sine waves, in a two part extended piece recorded in Buenos Aires after the two met in live performance.

 


Best Sellers in This Category:

McPhee, Joe: As Serious As Your Life [reissue]

Halvorson / Radding / Wooley: Crackleknob

Frith, Fred / Darren Johnston: Everybody's Somebody's Nobody

Smith, Wadada Leo: Red Chrysanthemums | Solos 1977

McPhee, Joe : Alone Together: The Solo Ensemble Recordings 1974 & 1979

Swell, Steve: The Loneliness of the Long Distance Improviser

Smith, Wadada Leo / Lewis, George / Zorn, John: Sonic Rivers

Wassermann, Ute / Birgit Ulher: Radio Tweet

Horns (feat. Bertrand Denzler): Horns 1.2

Nechushtan, Alon (with Dresser / Swell / Rothenberg / Dick / Wooley / Kaiser / &c.): Dark Forces

Evans, Peter / John Hebert / Kassa Overall: Zebulon

Rutherford, Paul: The Gentle Harm of the Bourgeoisie

Oki, Itapu / Axel Dorner: Root Of Bohemian

Heberer, Thomas / Pascal Niggenkemper : Miner's Pick

Wheeler, Kenny / John Taylor: On The Way To Two

Parker / Guy / Lytton + Peter Evans: Scenes in the House of Music

Ulher, Birgit / Leonel Kaplan: Stereo Trumpet

Wooley, Nate & MIVOS Quartet: Atemwende

Melford, Myra Extended Ensemble: Even the Sounds Shine

Mazurek, Rob: Mother Ode