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Chicago Jazz & Improvisation
 
4 Corners: Alive In Lisbon [DVD] 4 Corners:
Alive In Lisbon [DVD]

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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4 Corners with Ken Vandermark, Magnus Broo, Adam Land and Paal Nilssen-Love in a live DVD from a March 2007 gig in Portugal playing 5 extended tracks. (PAL format)

AALY / DKV Trio: Double Or Nothing AALY / DKV Trio:
Double Or Nothing

(Okka -- USA )

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The Swedish AALY with Mats Gustafsson, Kjell Nordeson and Ingebrigt Haker Flaten meet the Chicago based DKV with Ken Vandermark, Kent Kessler and Hamid Drake for three extended and awe-inspiring recordings.

Abrams, Joshua Quartet: Unknown Known Abrams, Joshua Quartet:
Unknown Known

(RogueArt -- France )

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The Chicago quartet of Joshua Abrams (double bass), David Boykin (tenor saxophone), Jason Adasiewicz (vibraphone), and Frank Rosaly (drums) performing an excellent set of modern jazz influenced by dream states.

Abrams, Muhal Richard : SoundDance Abrams, Muhal Richard :
SoundDance

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

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A double CD of pianist Muhal Richard Abrams, the first in duo with saxophonist Fred Anderson, and the second with trombonist George Lewis, also on laptop, celebrating Abram's 80th birthday!

Abrams, Muhal Richard / Lewis, George / Mitchell, Roscoe: Streaming Abrams, Muhal Richard / Lewis, George / Mitchell, Roscoe:
Streaming

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

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Abrams, Muhal Richard: Vision Towards Essence Abrams, Muhal Richard:
Vision Towards Essence

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

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Adasiewicz, Jason : Rolldown Adasiewicz, Jason :
Rolldown

(482 Music -- USA )

Price: $15.95

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Brilliantly oblique postbop post-bop material using unconventional melodic and harmonic directions from vibraphonist Adasiewicz's four year old working band.

Adasiewicz, Jason Rolldown: Varmint Adasiewicz, Jason Rolldown:
Varmint

(Cuneiform -- USA )

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Chicago vibraphonist Jason Adasiewicz's Rolldown with Josh Berman, Aram Shelton, Jason Roebke & Frank Rosaly in their 2nd excellent 60s/Blue Note influenced album.

Adasiewicz, Jason: Spacer Adasiewicz, Jason:
Spacer

(Delmark -- USA )

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Vibraphonist Jason Adasiewicz's Chicago Trio with drummer Mike Reed and bassist Nate McBride in a great modern jazz release of original compositions, informed, warm and compelling music.

Adasiewicz, Jason: Sun Rooms Adasiewicz, Jason:
Sun Rooms

(Delmark -- USA )

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Chicago vibraphonist Jason Adasiewicz' Trio with drummer Mike Reed and bassist Nate McBride in an album of original compositions and pieces from Sun Ra and Duke Ellington.

Adasiewicz's, Jason Sun Rooms: From The Region Adasiewicz's, Jason Sun Rooms:
From The Region

(Delmark -- USA )

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Jason Adasiewicz's Sun Rooms explores the sparse territory of the vibraphone trio with fellow Chicago player Mike Reed on drums and Texan via Norway bassist Ingrebrigt Haker-Flaten replacing Nate McBrite; tasteful and lyrical jazz with a modern edge.

Ajemian, Jason / Tony Malaby / Rob Mazurek / Chad Taylor: A Way a Land of Life [VINYL] Ajemian, Jason / Tony Malaby / Rob Mazurek / Chad Taylor:
A Way a Land of Life [VINYL]

(NoBusiness -- Lithuania )

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Bassist Jason Ajemian composed these 8 works performed with the Chicago/NY band of Tony Malaby on tenor sax, Rob Mazurek on cornet & electronics, and Chad Taylor on drums, a dynamic set of music that varies through a spectrum of styles while staying true to its jazz roots.

Ajemian, Jason: Protest Heaven [VINYL] Ajemian, Jason:
Protest Heaven [VINYL]

(482 Music -- USA )

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Jason Ajemian's Daydream Full Lifestyles band in an LP-only release capturing a live performance at the Chicago art gallery Heaven with Rob Mazurek, Jeff Parker, Chad Taylor and Tony Malaby.

AMM: Combines + Laminates + Treatise '84 AMM:
Combines + Laminates + Treatise '84

(Matchless -- Great Britain )

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Anderson, Fred / Bankhead, Harrison: The Great Vision Concert Anderson, Fred / Bankhead, Harrison:
The Great Vision Concert

(Ayler -- Sweden )

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Anderson, Fred: Missing Link Anderson, Fred:
Missing Link

(NESSA -- USA )

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An early recording of saxophonist Fred Anderson in 1979 with Hamid Drake, Larry Hayrod and Adam Rudolph in a classic display of Anderson's unique approach to improv.

Anderson, Fred: Staying In The Game Anderson, Fred:
Staying In The Game

(Engine -- USA )

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Tenor saxophonist Fred Anderson in trio with fellow Chicago players Harrison Bankhead and Tim Daisy in a set of both rousing and thoughtful original compositions.

Arrive: Shelton / Adasiewicz / Roebke / Daisy: There Was Arrive: Shelton / Adasiewicz / Roebke / Daisy:
There Was

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Arrive, formed in 2001, is Aram Shelton's Chicago band with vibraphonist Jason Adasiewicz, bassist Jason Roebke and drummer Tim Daisy, a remarkable album of structured free playing.

Art Ensemble of Chicago: [sirius calling] Art Ensemble of Chicago:
[sirius calling]

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

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Art Ensemble of Chicago: Non-Cognitive Aspects of the City:  Live at Iridium [2 CDs] Art Ensemble of Chicago:
Non-Cognitive Aspects of the City: Live at Iridium [2 CDs]

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

Price: $18.95

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Art Ensemble of Chicago: The Meeting Art Ensemble of Chicago:
The Meeting

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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Artifact iTi: Live in St. Johann Artifact iTi:
Live in St. Johann

(Okka -- USA )

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An amazing lineup of European, Chicago and UK players in a live set from the 2008 ArtActs Festival, music that merges the boundaries of ea-improv and free jazz.

Asheim, Nils Henrik / Nilssen-Love, Paal: Late Play Asheim, Nils Henrik / Nilssen-Love, Paal:
Late Play

(PNL -- Norway )

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Percussionist Paal Nilssen-Love in duet with organist Nils Henrik Asheim for dark onimous works of dramatic tension and tactile, scraping and thunderous drumming.

Atomic / School Days: Nuclear Assembly Hall Atomic / School Days:
Nuclear Assembly Hall

(Okka -- USA )

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Auris + Gino: Rub Auris + Gino:
Rub

(Public Eyesore -- USA )

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The Electroacoustic improv trio of Eric Leonardson (springboard & electronics), Julia E. Miller (guitar & electronics), and Christopher Preissing (flute & electronics), present 3 collective improvisations and 3 duos between Auris members and percussionist Gino Robair.

Ballister (Dave Rempis, Fred Lonberg-Holm and Paal Nilssen-Love): Mechanisms Ballister (Dave Rempis, Fred Lonberg-Holm and Paal Nilssen-Love):
Mechanisms

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Chicago and Norway collide in the continuing collaboration of the "free-wheeling trio" of Ballister: Dave Rempis, Fred Lonberg-Holm and Paal Nilssen-Love, amazing and forward-thinking free jazz.

Ballister (Rempis / Lonberg-Holm / Nilssen-Love): Both Ends [VINYL] Ballister (Rempis / Lonberg-Holm / Nilssen-Love):
Both Ends [VINYL]

(Bocian -- Poland )

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The trio of Dave Rempis (sax), Fred Lonberg-Hold (cello & electronics) and Paal Nilssen-Love in a vinyl edition of their hard-hitting and powerful free improvisation performing live in concert in February, 2012 at Powiekszenie, Warsaw.

Ballister (Rempis / Lonberg-Holm / Nilssen-Love): Worse For The Wear Ballister (Rempis / Lonberg-Holm / Nilssen-Love):
Worse For The Wear

(Aerophonic -- USA )

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The fifth release from the international power trio of Dave Rempis (sax), Fred Lonberg-Holm (cello & electronics) and Paal Nilssen-Love (drums) in a rewarding release of heavy grooves, offset by introspective soundscapes and moments of quiet beauty.

Bankhead, Harrison Quartet: Velvet Blue Bankhead, Harrison Quartet:
Velvet Blue

(Engine -- USA )

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A scorching and musically inclusive quartet led by bassist Harrison Bankhead (also on marimba and piano), with Mars Williams on sax, Ed Wilkerson on clarinets and didgeridoo, and Avreeayl Ra on drums and thumb piano.

Bankhead, Harrison Sextet: Morning Sun Harvest Moon Bankhead, Harrison Sextet:
Morning Sun Harvest Moon

(Engine -- USA )

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Chicago heavyweight bassist Harrison Bankhead in his long-overdue debut as a leader, a sextet that journeys through beautiful and eclectic jazz styles from the atmospheric to compelling grooves.

Berman, Josh & His Gang: There Now Berman, Josh & His Gang:
There Now

(Delmark -- USA )

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Cornetist Berman's band with Jeb Bishop (trombone), Guillermo Gregorio (clarinet), Jason Stein (bass clarinet), Keefe Jackson (sax), Jason Adasiewicz (vibes), Joshua Abrams (bass) & Frank Rosaly (drums) mixing new and standard compositions.

Berne, Tim & The Copenhagen Art Ensemble: Open, Coma Berne, Tim & The Copenhagen Art Ensemble:
Open, Coma

(Screwgun -- USA )

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2000 studio and live release from Tim Berne with a big band grouping of the Copenhagen Art Ensemble including trumpeter Herb Robertson and guitarist Marc Ducret.

Bishop, Jeb & Jorrit Dijkstra: 1000 Words Bishop, Jeb & Jorrit Dijkstra:
1000 Words

(Driff Records -- USA )

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The duo of trombonist Jeb Bishop and saxophonist Jorrit Dijkstra in a studio release from Chicago performing a dozen succinct free improvisations using nothing but their horns and mutes.

Blitzoids, The : Stealing from Helpless Children / Look Up Blitzoids, The :
Stealing from Helpless Children / Look Up

(Ad Hoc Records -- USA )

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Boneshaker (Williams / Nilssen-Love / Kessler): Boneshaker [VINYL] Boneshaker (Williams / Nilssen-Love / Kessler):
Boneshaker [VINYL]

(Trost Records -- Austria )

Price: $21.95

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An apt title for the driven and exhilarating free jazz from the transatlatic trio of Mars Williams (reeds, toy instruments), Paal Nilssen-Love (drums & percussion) and Kent Kessler (bass).

Brotzmann Chicago Tentet, Peter: American Landscapes 1 Brotzmann Chicago Tentet, Peter:
American Landscapes 1

(Okka -- USA )

Price: $14.36

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Brotzmann Chicago Tentet, Peter: American Landscapes 2 Brotzmann Chicago Tentet, Peter:
American Landscapes 2

(Okka -- USA )

Price: $14.36

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Brotzmann Chicago Tentet, Peter: Signs Brotzmann Chicago Tentet, Peter:
Signs

(Okka -- USA )

Price: $13.01

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Brotzmann, Peter & Jason Adasiewicz: Mollie's in the Mood [VINYL] Brotzmann, Peter & Jason Adasiewicz:
Mollie's in the Mood [VINYL]

(Bro -- USA )

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Brotzmann's own BRO label releases this performance at Chicago's Hideout of the duo of Peter Brotzmann on alto and tenor sax, b-flat clarinet and tarogato, and vibraophonist Jason Adasiewicz from their 2012 US tour for three stunning tracks of free improvisation.

Brotzmann, Peter Chicago Tentet: Walk, Love, Sleep [2 CDs] Brotzmann, Peter Chicago Tentet:
Walk, Love, Sleep [2 CDs]

(Smalltown Superjazzz -- Norway )

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Brotzmann's amazing Tenet with an all-star line including Ken Vandermark, Mats Gustafsson, Joe McPhee, Jeb Bishop, Johannes Bauer, Paal Nilssen-Love, &c. performing live at Cafe Ada, Wuppertal in 2011.

Bruckmann, Kyle: Wrack Bruckmann, Kyle:
Wrack

(Red Toucan -- Canada )

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Oboist & english horn player Kyle Bruckmann brought together this Chicaco group with Tim Daisy (drums), Jeb Bishop (trombone), Kurt Johnson (bass) and Jen Clare Paulson (viola) to integrate non-traditional instruments in the ever-evolving intersection of modern jazz.

Bruckmann, Kyle: Wrack: Intents & Purposes Bruckmann, Kyle:
Wrack: Intents & Purposes

(482 Music -- USA )

Price: $15.95

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Bruckmann's Chicago based released bridges the gap between modern classical music and Chicago's experimental jazz scene in a hybrid form of chamber jazz.

Burroughs, William S.: Break Through In Grey Room [VINYL] Burroughs, William S.:
Break Through In Grey Room [VINYL]

(Sub Rosa -- Belgium )

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LP edition of these historic recordings punctuated with Joujouka music from Burrough's audio work in the 60's and 70's alone and with Brion Gysin and Ian Somerville.

Chadbourne, Eugene: Leaders Split Crack (Blues 2004) Chadbourne, Eugene:
Leaders Split Crack (Blues 2004)

(Chadula -- USA )

Price: $12.95

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Chicago / Sao Paulo Underground feat Pharoah Sanders: Pharoah and the Underground - Primative Jupite Chicago / Sao Paulo Underground feat Pharoah Sanders:
Pharoah and the Underground - Primative Jupiter [VINYL]

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Live from Lisbon's Jazz em Agosto Festival, cornetist Rob Mazurek merges his Chicago and Sao Paulo Underground bands, adding bassist Matthew Lux and jazz legend tenor saxophonist Pharoah Sanders, for a potent blend of modern jazz, electronics, and free improvised music.

Chicago / Sao Paulo Underground feat Pharoah Sanders: Pharoah and the Underground / Spiral Mercury Chicago / Sao Paulo Underground feat Pharoah Sanders:
Pharoah and the Underground / Spiral Mercury

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Live from Lisbon's Jazz em Agosto Festival, cornetist Rob Mazurek merges his Chicago and Sao Paulo Underground bands, adding bassist Matthew Lux and jazz legend tenor saxophonist Pharoah Sanders, for a potent blend of modern jazz, electronics, and free improvised music.

Chicago Reed Quartet (Mazzarella / Rempis / Williams / Vandermark): Western Automatic Chicago Reed Quartet (Mazzarella / Rempis / Williams / Vandermark):
Western Automatic

(Aerophonic -- USA )

Price: $10.00

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Four generations of Chicago saxophonists--Dave Rempis, Ken Vandermark, Mars Williams, and Nick Mazzarella--come together in an interactive saxophone quartet with each player providing 2 compositions of well-developed, powerful, engaging free and lyrical jazz.

Chicago Tentet: At Molde 2007 Chicago Tentet:
At Molde 2007

(Okka -- USA )

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Brotzmann's mighty Tentet with Joe McPhee, Mats Gustafsson, Ken Vandermark, Paal Nilssen-Love, &c. live at Molde, Norway in 2007.

Chicago Trio (Dawkins / Bankhead / Drake): Velvet Songs (To Baba Fred Anderson) [2 CDs] Chicago Trio (Dawkins / Bankhead / Drake):
Velvet Songs (To Baba Fred Anderson) [2 CDs]

(RogueArt -- France )

Price: $26.95

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Recorded live at the Velvet Lounge a year before saxophonist and club owner Fred Anderson passed away, the Chicago Trio (Ernest Dawkins, Harrison Bankhead, Hamid Drake) dedicates this double CD to the legendary Chicago figure.

Chicago Underground Duo: Age of Energy Chicago Underground Duo:
Age of Energy

(Northern Spy -- USA )

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Their 6th duo album, cornetist/electronic artist Rob Mazurek & drummer/percussionist/electronic artist Chad Taylor's release is concerned with the balance between controlled and uncontrolled experiences.

Chicago Underground Duo: Locus Chicago Underground Duo:
Locus

(Northern Spy -- USA )

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The Chicago duo of Rob Mazurek and Chad Taylor on cornet, synth, electronics, bamboo flutes drums, mbira, guitar & balaphone, mixings bits of breakbeat and Afropop with jazz, ambient and electronica elements in unmistakable and compelling grooves.

Chicago Underground Duo: Locus [VINYL] Chicago Underground Duo:
Locus [VINYL]

(Northern Spy -- USA )

Price: $17.95

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The Chicago duo of Rob Mazurek and Chad Taylor on cornet, synth, electronics, bamboo flutes drums, mbira, guitar & balaphone, mixings bits of breakbeat and Afropop with jazz, ambient and electronica elements in unmistakable and compelling grooves.

Claudia Quintet: Semi-Formal Claudia Quintet:
Semi-Formal

(Cuneiform -- USA )

Price: $13.95

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Coppice: Big Wad Excisions Coppice:
Big Wad Excisions

(Quakebasket -- USA )

Price: $12.95

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The Chicago-based duo of Noe Cuellar and Joseph Kramer on bellows and electronics, since 2009 producing original compositions for stage and fixed media, uncovering sonic textures & compositional ideas that are peculiar to their unique instrumentation.

D'Agaro, Daniele: Chicago Overtones D'Agaro, Daniele:
Chicago Overtones

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

Price: $16.95

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Daisy, Tim / Ken Vandermark Duo: Light On The Wall [2 VINYL LPs] Daisy, Tim / Ken Vandermark Duo:
Light On The Wall [2 VINYL LPs]

(Laurence Family Records -- Poland )

Price: $21.95

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Drummer Daisy and multi-reedist Vandermark made these recording during a 2007 European tour specifically for this LP-only release, 2 together and one side each performing solo.

Daisy, Tim and Ken Vandermark: The Conversation Daisy, Tim and Ken Vandermark:
The Conversation

(Multikulti Project -- Poland )

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Drummer Tim Daisy & multi-reedist Ken Vandermark in their second duo album, improvising live at Velvet Lounge and at Elastic in Chicago in 2010 & 2011, remarkable and creative conversation.

Daisy, Tim Trio: A Fine Day In Berlin Daisy, Tim Trio:
A Fine Day In Berlin

(Relay Records -- USA )

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Chicago drummer Tim Daisy took a detour to Berlin while touring with Dave Rempis' Percussion Quartet to meet with bassist Clayton Thomas and pianist Havard Wiik to record these excellent trio sessions of inspired and innovated free improvisation.

Dijkstra, Jorrit: Pillow Circles Dijkstra, Jorrit:
Pillow Circles

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Saxophonist Dijkstra in compositions commissioned from the North Sea Jazz Festival 2009, 9 works written for Henry Threadgill, George Lewis, Fred Frith, &c.

DKV Trio + Gustafsson / Nilssen-Love / Pupillo: Schl8hof DKV Trio + Gustafsson / Nilssen-Love / Pupillo:
Schl8hof

(Trost Records -- Austria )

Price: $16.95

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Chicago's leading free jazz DKV Trio of Ken Vandermark (reeds), Hamid Drake (drums) and Kent Kessler (bass) are joined by European Free Jazz leaders Mats Gustafsson (reeds), Paul Nilssen-Love (drums) and Massimo Pupillo (bass).

 


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