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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 )

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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.

Archer, Martin : Story Tellers Archer, Martin :
Story Tellers

(Discus -- UK )

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Martin Archer introduces a new sextet based on Chicago's AACM approach to free improvisation, in a 2-CD set of 6 large works divided into 5 or 6 chapters each, presenting character themes, rhythm ideas, composed duets, and improvised instructions; superb!

Juxtavoices: Warning: May Contain Notes Juxtavoices:
Warning: May Contain Notes

(Discus -- UK )

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Juxtavoices is an anti-choir of 30 voices whose repertoire includes original compositions and arrangements of classic modernist poems and found texts, here in a CD/DVD release with a reinterpretation of early an Cabaret Voltaire recordings and a terrifying ascent into hell.

Sunshine! Quartet (Archer / Mwamba / Bennett / Fairclough): Sunshine! Quartet Sunshine! Quartet (Archer / Mwamba / Bennett / Fairclough):
Sunshine! Quartet

(Discus -- UK )

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A small group setting where each performer brings a composition to the session, with Discus family members Martin Archer on saxophones, Corey Mwamba on vibraphone, Seth Bennet on double bass, and Peter Fariclough on drums, for jazz that balances melodic and formidable free improvisation.

Tippett, Keith Octet: The Nine Dances Of Patrick O'Gonogon Tippett, Keith Octet:
The Nine Dances Of Patrick O'Gonogon

(Discus -- UK )

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Superlative large group jazz from UK pianist/composer Keith Tippett, presenting a series of lyrical and accessible compositions inspired by themes from Irish folk music, in a new Octet with alumni of the Royal Academy of Music's jazz programme and long-time Tippett collaborators.

Active Ingredients (Chad Taylor / Jemeel Moondoc / Tom Abbs / Steve Swell / Rob Mazurek / David Boyk Active Ingredients (Chad Taylor / Jemeel Moondoc / Tom Abbs / Steve Swell / Rob Mazurek / David Boykin / Avreeayl Ra):
Titration

(Delmark -- USA )

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A great quartet of musicians in or affiliated with Chicago: drummer Chad Taylor, alto saxophonist Jemeel Moondoc, percussionist Avreeayl Ra, percussionist Tom Abbs, and trombonist Steve Swell, with special guests cornetist Rob Mazurek and tenor saxophonist David Boykin.

Agnel, Sophie / Daunik Lazro  : Marguerite D'Or Pale Agnel, Sophie / Daunik Lazro :
Marguerite D'Or Pale

(Fou Records -- France )

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"French pianist Sophie Agnel and sax player Daunik Lazro can create a whole sonic universe every time they touch their instruments. Weird and intriguing universes that refuse to conform to any familiar musical convention yet offer profo...

Bopp, Christine / Jean-Luc Petit: L'eorce Et La Salive Bopp, Christine / Jean-Luc Petit:
L'eorce Et La Salive

(Fou Records -- France )

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"Complementarity, often on the verge of silence, art of the break, subtle moments, beats of the air coming out of the tubes, coordination of the subconscious. A real maturity emerges in the unusual game of these two improvisers who brin...

Breuker, Willem Kollektief: Angouleme, 18 Mai 1980 [2 CDs] Breuker, Willem Kollektief:
Angouleme, 18 Mai 1980 [2 CDs]

(Fou Records -- France )

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"Willem Breuker (1944-2010) was one of the founders of the Instant Composers Pool (with Han Bennink and Misha Mengelberg), a member of the Globe Unity Orchestra and the groups of Gunter Hampel and Peter Brotzmann , among others. Formed ...

Brousseloux, Augustin / Jean-Marc Foussat / Quentin Rollet : Qui A Vu Ce Mystere... Brousseloux, Augustin / Jean-Marc Foussat / Quentin Rollet :
Qui A Vu Ce Mystere...

(Improvising Beings -- France )

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Bucher / Tan / Countryman: Acceptance - Resistance Bucher / Tan / Countryman:
Acceptance - Resistance

(Improvising Beings -- France )

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"If you respond to the "classic" form of free jazz as practiced in the later sixties by the likes of Coltrane and Sonny Simmons, the recent album by the trio Bucher Tan Countryman Acceptance.Resistance (Improvising Beings 53) may well g...

Camoes, Joao / Jean-Marc Foussat / Claude Parle: Bien Mental Camoes, Joao / Jean-Marc Foussat / Claude Parle:
Bien Mental

(Fou Records -- France )

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The trio of Jean-Marc Foussat on synthesizer, Claude Parle on accordion, and Joao Camoe on alto violin in three electroacoustic improvisations in a dialog of unusual approach balancing serious performance skills with quirky humor, "well mental" music indeed.

Capurso, Maria Luisa / Jean-Marc Foussat: En Respirant Capurso, Maria Luisa / Jean-Marc Foussat:
En Respirant

(Fou Records -- France )

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"En Respirant is programmatic, briskly changing ideas and approaches. The music here is about subverting-even destroying-some of our most strongly-held aural associations by playing with the human voice, which by the very wiring of our ...

Cecile & Jean-Luc Cappozzo: Soul Eyes Cecile & Jean-Luc Cappozzo:
Soul Eyes

(Fou Records -- France )

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"Some avant jazz artists make a point of looking back from time to time to the rich history and roots of the music. Anthony Braxton of course is one, and then so is trumpetmaster Jean-Luc Cappozzo. He with his pianist partner Cecile Cap...

DeLaurenti, Christopher : Favorite Intermissions <i>[Used Item]</i> DeLaurenti, Christopher :
Favorite Intermissions [Used Item]

(GD Stereo -- USA )

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A musique concrete series of compostions based on recordings from concert intermissions, documenting unexpected, overlooked, and hidden skeins of music woven in the world around us.

Foussat, Jean-Marc / Jean-Luc Petit  : ... D'Ou Vient La Lumiere ! Foussat, Jean-Marc / Jean-Luc Petit :
... D'Ou Vient La Lumiere !

(Fou Records -- France )

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"Going mano-a-mano, French clarinetist/saxophonist Jean-Luc Petit and electronics manipulator Jean-Marc Foussat create a self-contained sound world on ...D'ou Vient La Lumiere! (Fou Records FR-CD 13 fourecords.com). Oddly enough the pro...

Gate, The: Vomit Dreams <i>[Used Item]</i> Gate, The:
Vomit Dreams [Used Item]

(Heat Retention Records -- USA )

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Using free improvisation and tuba leader Dan Peck's compositions, the trio of Peck, Tom Blancarte on double bass and Brian Osborne on percussion ranges from bleak landscapes to horrifying sound sculptures, revealing the most raw aspects of organized sound.

Godet, Jean-Brice Quartet (Godet / Attias / Niggenkemper / Costa): Mujo Godet, Jean-Brice Quartet (Godet / Attias / Niggenkemper / Costa):
Mujo

(Fou Records -- France )

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"Each track on this disc is thought of as the construction of a four-way musical stream, a constantly changing sound stream, where the form is established by itself, in and through interaction above all" "Explains Jean-Brice Godet. A re...

Guerineau, Sylvain / Kent Carter / Itaru Oki / Makoto Sato: D'Une Rive A L'Autre Guerineau, Sylvain / Kent Carter / Itaru Oki / Makoto Sato:
D'Une Rive A L'Autre

(Improvising Beings -- France )

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"This recent release on the always excellent Improvising Beings label features four masters of improvised music, gathered together in a quartet specifically created for this project. The most widely known in the group is Kent Carter, a ...

Hachiya, Maki / Yuta Yokoyama / Shota Koyama / Hugues Vincent : Four Pillars Of Destiny Hachiya, Maki / Yuta Yokoyama / Shota Koyama / Hugues Vincent :
Four Pillars Of Destiny

(Improvising Beings -- France )

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'Four Pillars of Destiny' is the title of a CD by the quartet of Maki Hachiya (voice, objects), Shota Koyama (drums), Hugues Vincent (cello) and Yuta Yokoyama (trumpet). The title seems a reference to 'Seven Pillars of Wisdom' by T.E. La...

Kepl, Irene: SololoS Kepl, Irene:
SololoS

(Fou Records -- France )

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"Jean-Marc Foussat struck again! Derek Bailey, Evan Parker, Joelle Leandre, George Lewis, Peter Kowald, Daunik Lazro at Dunois or elsewhere, and albums by renowned artists can be content to publish his "historical" treasures, Which alre...

Lasserre, Didier / Raymond Boni : Soft Eyes Lasserre, Didier / Raymond Boni :
Soft Eyes

(Improvising Beings -- France )

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"French master improvisers guitarist Raymond Boni and percussionist Didier Lasserre belong to different generations but share a common language. Boni comes from the first generation of French free jazz musicians and free improvisers, ...

Lazro, Daunik / Joelle Leandre / George Lewis: Enfances 8 Janv. 1984 Lazro, Daunik / Joelle Leandre / George Lewis:
Enfances 8 Janv. 1984

(Fou Records -- France )

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"Amazing to think that 30 years of Joelle Leandre's many collaborations with Daunik Lazro and George Lewis began with a recording we've never heard in full before now. As I've been soaking in all the writing this week, I revisited a cou...

Leandre, Joelle: No Comment Leandre, Joelle:
No Comment

(Fou Records -- France )

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"Joelle Leandre is a bassist without peer in avant-free jazz-new music realms. I mean that others may approach her virtuostic sense of extension and mastery on the acoustic bass-contrabass but nobody is quite like her. My "Exhibit A" is...

MarsaFouty (Jean-Luc Foussat / Fred Marty): Concerts MarsaFouty (Jean-Luc Foussat / Fred Marty):
Concerts

(Fou Records -- France )

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"Jean-Marc Foussat is one of the most inventive and important electroacousticians on the European avant-improv scene today. Fred Marty is a double bassist of distinction. MarsaFouty is the combination of the two together. Concerts (FOU ...

Nuova Camerata : Chant Nuova Camerata :
Chant

(Improvising Beings -- France )

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"Nuova Camerata: Chant Free improvisation and contemporary music share many aspects, and the goal is the same-to avoid the beaten path of established musical idioms. Of course, sometimes they can both become actual styles, somewhat conf...

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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Zwaanenburg, Jos: 20 Odd Years: Music For Flute(s) & Live Electronics Zwaanenburg, Jos:
20 Odd Years: Music For Flute(s) & Live Electronics

(FMR -- Great Britain )

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Dutch flautist and electronic artist Jos Zwaanenburg in a release that updates and reinvents the technology for works written by British composers for Zwaanenburg over the last 20 years.

Zorn, John / Garth Knox and the Saltarello Trio: Leonard: The Book of Angels Volume 30 Zorn, John / Garth Knox and the Saltarello Trio:
Leonard: The Book of Angels Volume 30

(Tzadik -- USA )

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Ensemble InterContemporain is viola player Garth Knox's string and percussion performance group, here called upon by John Zorn to present new interpretations of his "Book of Angels" Masada compositions, in nine magnificent recordings of great depth and intimacy.

Mostly Other People Do The Killing: Loafer's Hollow Mostly Other People Do The Killing:
Loafer's Hollow

(Hot Cup -- USA )

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New Yorks' Mostly Other People Do the Killing step back in time to the 1930s-40's in modern swing-ear compositions from bassist Moppa Elliott, performed with the amazing septet of Steven Bernstein, Jon Irabagon, Kevin Shea, Ron Stabinksy, David Taylor, and Brandon Seabrook.

My Cat Is An Alien: Leave Me In the Black No-Thing <i>[Used Item]</i> My Cat Is An Alien:
Leave Me In the Black No-Thing [Used Item]

(Important Records -- USA )

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Pisaro, Michael  (w/ Didier Aschour / Stephane Garin): Resting in a Fold of the Fog Pisaro, Michael (w/ Didier Aschour / Stephane Garin):
Resting in a Fold of the Fog

(Potlatch -- France )

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Resting in a Fold of the Fog includes two Michael Pisaro's pieces for percussion, guitar and laptop: Grounded Cloud and Hearing Metal (4). They are performed by two Dedalus Ensemble members Stephane Garin and Didier Aschour, and by Mich...

Wright, Jack / Roughhousing: You Haven't Heard This Yet Wright, Jack / Roughhousing:
You Haven't Heard This Yet

(Spring Garden Music -- USA )

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"Roughhousing is the right word for what this group does. Some might think this is pure dissonance, until you realize it's all synchronized close listening to each other from so many hours of playing together. Strange as it might seem, ...

Haino, Keiji / Jozef Dumoulin / Teun Verbruggen: The Miracles Of Only One Thing Haino, Keiji / Jozef Dumoulin / Teun Verbruggen:
The Miracles Of Only One Thing

(Sub Rosa -- Belgium )

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"Japanese legend, Keiji Haino, meets two of Belgium's most active and valued musicians, keyboardist Jozef Dumoulin (Lilly Joel) and drummer Teun Verbruggen (Othin Spake). The Miracles Of Only One Thing is a deep and intense testimony of...

Neukollner (Denzler / von Schleppenbach / Grip / Johansson): Sektion 3-7  [2 CDs] Neukollner (Denzler / von Schleppenbach / Grip / Johansson):
Sektion 3-7 [2 CDs]

(Umlaut Records -- Germany )

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"In this double CD, following up the recent release Sektion 1-2 (umlp03), Neukollner Modelle is joined by pianist Alexander von Schlippenbach. Their music evokes questions on swing: how it is heard today and fed back to us historically....

 


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