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Duo Recordings


 
Chadbourne, Eugene & Greg Malcolm : Jazz School [VINYL] Chadbourne, Eugene & Greg Malcolm :
Jazz School [VINYL]

(Monotype -- Poland )

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A collection of lo-fi experimental miniatures from guitarists Chadbourne and Malcolm playing the music of Steve Lacy and Eric Dolphy in unexpected ways!

Chadbourne, Eugene & Warren Smith: Odd TIme Chadbourne, Eugene & Warren Smith:
Odd TIme

(Engine -- USA )

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Drummer Warren Smith joins Eugene Chadbourne in NYC for a set of great and well-recorded songs, including "New New War War", "Checkers of Blood", "Choppin' Down Weeds", &c.

Chadbourne, Eugene and Hutton, Randy: Summer of 73: Recorded at Home Chadbourne, Eugene and Hutton, Randy:
Summer of 73: Recorded at Home

(Chadula -- USA )

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Chadbourne, Eugene: Now Return Us To Normal Chadbourne, Eugene:
Now Return Us To Normal

(Chadula -- USA )

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Chadbourne, Eugene: Rebuild New Orleans In Iraq Chadbourne, Eugene:
Rebuild New Orleans In Iraq

(Chadula -- USA )

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Charbin / Van Isacker: kryscraft Charbin / Van Isacker:
kryscraft

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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Tense and subtle improvisation from the Belgian duo of pianist Marjolaine Charbin playing inside and out of the piano and alto saxophonist Frans van Isacker using microtonal and extended approaches with the sax.

Charles, Xavier & Terrie Ex: Addis Charles, Xavier & Terrie Ex:
Addis

(Terp (Konkurrent/Fishtank) -- Netherlands )

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Seven unique duo improvisations between Ex guitarist Terrie and Xavier Charles on clarinet, an adventurous recording from an exotic garden in Addis Abeba, Ethiopia.

Chevillon, Bruno / Berne, Tim: Old and Unwise Chevillon, Bruno / Berne, Tim:
Old and Unwise

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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American saxophonist Tim Berne and French double-bassist Bruno Chevillon in the studio after 3 live gigs in Portugal, improvising freely while exploring sound and spinning tales in the moment.

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.

Chrysakis, Thanos / Philip Somervell: Knotted Alembic Chrysakis, Thanos / Philip Somervell:
Knotted Alembic

(Aural Terrains -- Greece/UK )

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The 7 part "Knotted Alembic" is an improvisation between electroacoustic artist and label leader Thanos Chrysakis and Brazilian based Chilean pianist Philip Somervell performing inside and out of the piano.

Chrysakis, Thanos / Wade Matthews: Numen Chrysakis, Thanos / Wade Matthews:
Numen

(Aural Terrains -- Greece/UK )

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The duo of Thanos Chrysakis on laptop and electronics, Wade Matthes on digital synthesis and field recordings, in an album of improvisations where synthetics and real-word sounds combine and collide in intriguing ways.

Chulki, Hong  / Ryu Hankil: Objets Infernaux Chulki, Hong / Ryu Hankil:
Objets Infernaux

(erstwhile -- USA )

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A collaboration between two Seoul, South Korean sound artists--Hong Chulki and Ryu Hankil--both performing on no-input mixer & objects for an album of electronic, glitch and sputtering sound with an extreme dynamic range and twisted purpose.

Cohen, Greg: Golden State Cohen, Greg:
Golden State

(Relative Pitch -- USA )

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A set of playful, upbeat duos from West Coast-born bassist Greg Cohen and NY guitarist Bill Frisell, celebrating Cohen's home state of California in 6 originals and 3 California covers.

Coltrane, Andrew & Mike Khoury: Concrete Shoes Coltrane, Andrew & Mike Khoury:
Concrete Shoes

(Bug Incision Records -- Canada )

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Violinist Mike Khoury and electronic artist Andrew Coltrane in an album of thick and blurry sonic environments and effected string interaction, a bit like a drive in an ancient auto on alien moons.

Conly, Sean and Michael Attias: Think Shadow Conly, Sean and Michael Attias:
Think Shadow

(OutNow Recordings -- Israel )

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The duo of bassist Sean Conly and Michael Attias on alto and baritone sax recording in Brooklyn's Barbes, a reflective and sophisticated dialog between two peers who use their creative powers and technique to focus on substantive improvisation.

Connors, Loren & Jim O'Rourke: Are You Going To Stop...In Bern? Connors, Loren & Jim O'Rourke:
Are You Going To Stop...In Bern?

(hatNOIR -- Switzerland )

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Second edition of these 1997 recordings from guitarists Lorren Connors and Jim O'Rourke, sparse western-flavored playing with an experimental side that never loses sight of melodicism.

Coombes, Nigel / Steve Beresford: White String's Attached (1979) Coombes, Nigel / Steve Beresford:
White String's Attached (1979)

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

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These 1979 duo concert performances from violinist Nigel Coomes and pianist Steve Beresford were generally considered at the time to be the most significant advance in violin & piano music for around 200 years.

Cooper-Moore / Assif Tsahar: Tells Untold Cooper-Moore / Assif Tsahar:
Tells Untold

(Hopscotch Records -- USA )

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Cooper-Moore and Assif Tsahar's follow up to "America" is this gutsy and rhythmically compelling release of incredible creative intensity and drive.

Cooper-Moore / Assif Tsahar: America Cooper-Moore / Assif Tsahar:
America

(Hopscotch Records -- USA )

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Half protest statement and half call for renewal, America offers a wonderful combination of the familiar and the unexpected in improvised and heartland music.

Copland, Marc / David Liebman Duo: Impressions Copland, Marc / David Liebman Duo:
Impressions

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

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The subtle duo of pianist Marc Copland and saxophonist Dave Liebman in a set of great jazz compositions from luminaries including Jimmy Giuffre, Herbie Hancock, John Coltrane, Miles Davis, Lester Young, plus original work.

Coppice: Big Wad Excisions Coppice:
Big Wad Excisions

(Quakebasket -- USA )

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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.

Cordier, Eric / Seijiro Murayama: Nuit Cordier, Eric / Seijiro Murayama:
Nuit

(Herbal International -- Malaysia )

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On the surface an album of organized field recordings, which Eric Cordier recorded in both France and Japan, from outdoor sounds (frogs/birds) to indoor environments, over which Murayama added percussion and vocal utterances, synthesizing unusual and engaging environments.

Cornford / Rodgers: Turned Moment, weighting Cornford / Rodgers:
Turned Moment, weighting

(Another Timbre -- UK )

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Sound artist Stephen Cornford performs realtime feedback treatment of pianist Samuel Rodgers, creating tense and spacious sound works, intensifying Rodgers' sparse keyboard work.

Cosmos: Tears Cosmos:
Tears

(erstwhile -- USA )

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Cosottini, Miro / Tonino Miano: The Curvature of Pace Cosottini, Miro / Tonino Miano:
The Curvature of Pace

(Impressus Records -- USA )

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The first release on the pianist and composer Tonino Miano's new Impressus label is a like-minded, far-ranging and imaginative duo with trumper Mirio Costonnin.

Cosottini, Miro / Miano, Tonino: The Inner Life Of Residue Cosottini, Miro / Miano, Tonino:
The Inner Life Of Residue

(IRCdiscs / Impressus -- USA )

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The duo of NY-based pianist Tonino Miano and trumpeter Mirio Cosottini in a "voyage within where the musicians try to abandon preconceived notions of sound and let the past and the present collide to give us clues as to who we are".

Coursil, Jacques with Alan Silva: FreeJazzArt Coursil, Jacques with Alan Silva:
FreeJazzArt

(RogueArt -- France )

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Trumpeter Jacques Coursil's in duo with double bassist Alan Silva, frequently using the bow, recorded over two days at La Muse en Circuit, Alfortville, France; intimate and lyrical dialog from two old friends in 3 sessions for the late trumpeter Bill Dixon.

Courvoisier, Sylvie - Mark Feldman Duo: Live At Theatre Vidy-Lausanne Courvoisier, Sylvie - Mark Feldman Duo:
Live At Theatre Vidy-Lausanne

(Intakt -- Switzerland )

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The long-standing duo of violinist Mark Feldman and pianist Sylvie Courvoisier in 7 compositions dedicated to the memory of Cuban baseball legend Rene Gonzalez, performing live at the Theatre Vidy-Lausanne.

Coxhill / Ward: Old Sights New Sounds Coxhill / Ward:
Old Sights New Sounds

(Incus -- Great Britain )

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London veteran improvisers, saxophonist Lol Coxhill and clarinetist Alex Ward, met at the Incus HQ in 2010 to record these 7 extraordinary dialogs, described as a 1 Act work in 2 scenes with 6 characters!

Coxhill, Lol & Michel Doneda: Sitting On Your Stairs Coxhill, Lol & Michel Doneda:
Sitting On Your Stairs

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

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An improvised concert at Les Instantes Chavires near Paris in 2011, the last outing of the duo of saxophonist Lol Coxhill and trumpter Michel Doneda, two fine improvisers at the top of their respective abilities.

Coxhill, Lol & Roger Turner: Success With Your Dog Coxhill, Lol & Roger Turner:
Success With Your Dog

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

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The duo of Lol Coxhill on soprano saxophone and Roger Turner on drums & percussion, performing at Brest & London in 2003 and 2010; unusual conversation from two long-standing improvising colleagues.

Crispell / Rothenberg: One Dark Night I Left My Silent House Crispell / Rothenberg:
One Dark Night I Left My Silent House

(ECM -- Germany )

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Clarinetist David Rothenberg met pianist Marilyn Crispell for this set of exploratory duets which includes Crispell playing percussively on the extricated soundboard from a baby grand.

Crispell, Marilyn / Gerry Hemingway: Affinities Crispell, Marilyn / Gerry Hemingway:
Affinities

(Intakt -- Switzerland )

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Braxton Quartet alumni pianist Marilyn Crispell and drummer Gerry Hemingway in an album bringing the duo back together to express the evolution of their respective music, and the affinity of their work.

Crocker, Jay / Dadge, Chris: Humming & Crackling Crocker, Jay / Dadge, Chris:
Humming & Crackling

(Bug Incision Records -- Canada )

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Crossland / Frangenheim: Ape Green Crossland / Frangenheim:
Ape Green

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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A free duo between trombonist Patrick Crossland and double bassist Alexander Frangenheim, recording 12 short dialogs in the studio in Berlin, demonstrating great communication between these players as they perform in technical, unusual, and lyrical ways.

Crothers, Connie / David Arner: Spontaneous Suite For Two Pianos [4 CD Box Set] Crothers, Connie / David Arner:
Spontaneous Suite For Two Pianos [4 CD Box Set]

(RogueArt -- France )

Price: $34.95    

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A 4-CD box set of 9 "Spontaneous Sweets", elaborate, magnificent and melodic piano improvisations, recorded by Connie Crothers & David Arner performing in the Richard B. Fisher Center for the Performing Arts, NY.

Crump, Stephan - Mary Halvorson (Secret Keeper): Super Eight Crump, Stephan - Mary Halvorson (Secret Keeper):
Super Eight

(Intakt -- Switzerland )

Price: $14.50    

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Brooklyn based bassist Stephan Crump (Rosetta Trio) and guitarist Mary Halvorson (MAP, Braxton, &c) perform duos recorded at Butler Plaza in Brooklyn, 2011, thoroughly modern improvisation from two of NY's finest young players.

Crump, Stephan / James Carney: Echo Run Pry Crump, Stephan / James Carney:
Echo Run Pry

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Bassist Stephan Crump (Vijay Iyer Trio) and pianist James Carney performing together in fluid duos that assimilate many musical languages and approaches.

Cutler, Chris / Frith, Fred: 2 Gentlemen in Verona Cutler, Chris / Frith, Fred:
2 Gentlemen in Verona

(Recommended Records -- Great Britain )

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Cutler, Chris and Dimuzio, Thomas: Dust Cutler, Chris and Dimuzio, Thomas:
Dust

(Recommended Records -- Great Britain )

Price: $12.00    

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Dadge, Chris / Rachael Wadham: 100 Silk Buttons from the Room Upstairs Dadge, Chris / Rachael Wadham:
100 Silk Buttons from the Room Upstairs

(Bug Incision Records -- Canada )

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Chris Dadge & Rachael Wadham, who toured in 2007 in support of Peter Evans, play piano and percussion augmented with found objects, violin, percussion and junk.

Dadge, Chris & Cody Oliver: Midnighties Dadge, Chris & Cody Oliver:
Midnighties

(Bug Incision Records -- Canada )

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Debut recordings and first recorded document of the duo of resonator guitarist Cody Oliver and drummer/percussionist Chris Dadge performing a live broadcast at CJSW studios in Calgary.

Dafeldecker, Werner & Theo Nabicht: vessels Dafeldecker, Werner & Theo Nabicht:
vessels

(Absinth Records -- Germany )

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Werner Dafeldecker (doublebass) and Theo Nabicht (contrabass clarinet) play together for the first time as a duo, exploring low frequencies and mixing their unique musical styles.

Dalachinsky, Steve / Joelle Leandre: The Bill Has Been Paid Dalachinsky, Steve / Joelle Leandre:
The Bill Has Been Paid

(Dark Tree Records -- France )

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New York poet Steve Dalachinsky, indelibly linked to the creative Downtown NY jazz scene, in duos with French double bass player, improviser and composer Joelle Leandre, recorded live at Rogueart in Paris, May 2012.

Dato, Carlo Actis / Baldo Martinez : Folklore Imaginario  <i>[Used Item]</i> Dato, Carlo Actis / Baldo Martinez :
Folklore Imaginario [Used Item]

(Leo -- Great Britain )

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"Communication is a bridge. Carlo Actis Dato and Baldo Martinez build one that is supple and sways tantalizingly to the impulses of their imagination. Both are visionaries who can envisage the distant and head for it. Their path is not ...

Davies, Angharad / Axel Dorner: A.D. Davies, Angharad / Axel Dorner:
A.D.

(Another Timbre -- UK )

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Incredible, understated improvisation from two masters of the form - Axel Dorner on trumpet and Angharad Davies on violin - in three commanding tracks of atmospheric momentum.

Davies, Angharad / Tisha Mukarji : Endspace Davies, Angharad / Tisha Mukarji :
Endspace

(Another Timbre -- UK )

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Violinist Andharad Davies, with releases on Absinth, Creative Sources, & Emanem, and inside pianist Tisha Mukarji in delicate yet intensely beautiful improvisations.

Davies, Hugh : Performances 1969 - 1977 Davies, Hugh :
Performances 1969 - 1977

(Another Timbre -- UK )

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Limited edition archive CDR of 1960's instrument inventor the late Hugh Davies, solo and with Richard Orton, to accompany the Another Timbre release "For Hugh Davies".

Davies, Rhodri / John Butcher: Routing Lynn Davies, Rhodri / John Butcher:
Routing Lynn

(Ftarri -- Japan )

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Chris Watson recorded John Butcher on acoustic & amplified sax and Rhodri Davies on acoustic & electric harp in Routing Lynn in Northumberland, then joined them live at a festival in Gateshead where the duo played alongside Watson's reworked recordings.

Demand, Sascha / Hannes Wienert: Sirenen & Bluten Demand, Sascha / Hannes Wienert:
Sirenen & Bluten

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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Unusual experimental and highly charged improvisation on electric guitar, trumpet, saxophone, trumpsaz, sheng, tubes from the duo of Sascha Demand & Hannes Wienert.

Denley, Jim / Cor Fuhler: Truancy Denley, Jim / Cor Fuhler:
Truancy

(Splitrec -- Australia )

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Two extended and unusual improvisations between Australian saxophonist Jim Denley and Dutch pianist Cor Fuhler, developed over 7 weeks and recorded in the studio in 2013, using imaginative preparations and inventions to create fascinating new sounds and structures.

Denley, Jim / Cor Fuhler: Truancy [VINYL] Denley, Jim / Cor Fuhler:
Truancy [VINYL]

(Splitrec -- Australia )

Price: $22.95    

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Two extended and unusual improvisations between Australian saxophonist Jim Denley and Dutch pianist Cor Fuhler, developed over 7 weeks and recorded in the studio in 2013, using imaginative preparations and inventions to create fascinating new sounds and structures.

Denzler, Bertrand / Antonin Gerbal: Heretofore Denzler, Bertrand / Antonin Gerbal:
Heretofore

(Umlaut Records -- France )

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The duo of tenor saxophonist Bertrand Denzler and percussionist Antonin Gerbal, 2/3 of the Zoor trio, in an album of free improvisation contrasting simple and complex sounds, organic and mechanical rhythms while evoking asymmetric, geometric or enigmatic shapes.

Derome, Jean / Pierre Tanguay: Plinc! Plonc!Live aux Soir&eacute;es de musique fra”che de Qu&eacute; Derome, Jean / Pierre Tanguay:
Plinc! Plonc!Live aux Soirées de musique fra”che de Québec

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

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Jean Derome (saxophones, vocals, wind instruments) and Pierre Tanguay (drums, percussion, vocals) play a captivating set of improvised music on this excellent release.

Derome, Jean and Joane Hetu: Nous percons les oreilles Derome, Jean and Joane Hetu:
Nous percons les oreilles

(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.

Diaz-Infante, Ernesto / Forsyth, Chris: March Diaz-Infante, Ernesto / Forsyth, Chris:
March

(PAX / Evolving Ear -- USA )

Price: $11.95    

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dis.playce (Marcoll / Seidl): Habitat dis.playce (Marcoll / Seidl):
Habitat

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

Price: $15.95    

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An organized sound work paying homage to German cartographer Karl Ortmann; and a piece built around the video installation "MSTM Wall" by British media artist Ian W. Coel.

Dorner, Axel / Hayward, Robin: Axel Dorner & Robin Hayward Dorner, Axel / Hayward, Robin:
Axel Dorner & Robin Hayward

(Absinth Records -- Germany )

Price: $14.95    

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Dogmatics, The (Abrahams / Fagachinski): The Sacrifice For The Music Became Our Lifestyle [VINYL] Dogmatics, The (Abrahams / Fagachinski):
The Sacrifice For The Music Became Our Lifestyle [VINYL]

(Monotype -- Poland )

Price: $17.95    

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The duo of pianist Chris Abrahams (The Necks) and clarinetist Kai Fagaschinksi (The Magic I.D.) in an improvised album of open works that take unusual twists and turns in sonic subtleties.



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