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Electro-Acoustic Improv
 
Mandarin Movie: Mandarin Movie Mandarin Movie:
Mandarin Movie

(Aesthetics -- USA )

Price: $9.00

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Marclay, Christian / Muller, Gunter : LIVEimprovisations Marclay, Christian / Muller, Gunter :
LIVEimprovisations

(For4Ears -- Austria )

Price: $14.16

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Marquez-Borbon, Adnan : The Paradox of Continuity Marquez-Borbon, Adnan :
The Paradox of Continuity

(Circumvention -- USA )

Price: $7.00

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California saxophonist Adnan Marquez-Borbon exploring improvisation and electro-acoustic manipulation in solo works with a divserse set of influences.

Mattin : Songbook #5 [VINYL] Mattin :
Songbook #5 [VINYL]

(Disembraining Machine -- Australia )

Price: $15.16

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Mattin takes 5 spontaneous 5-minute songs from 5 musicians, and a 25 minute concert structured by 5 instructions based on those song titles, then records vocals for the 5 songs as a singing lecture, then superimposes all 3 to create the five 5-minutes songs on this album.

Morphogenesis: In Streams: Volume 1, 1996 - 1999 Morphogenesis:
In Streams: Volume 1, 1996 - 1999

(Paradigm -- Great Britain )

Price: $12.95

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Electro-acoustic improvisers and studio musicians Clive Graham, Adam Bohman, Ron Briefel, Clive Hall, Michael Prime amd Roger Sutherland in 3 live and 1 studio compositions.

Nagai, Shoko (w/ Reynolds / Goldberger / Takeishi / Black): Taken Shadow Nagai, Shoko (w/ Reynolds / Goldberger / Takeishi / Black):
Taken Shadow

(Animul -- USA )

Price: $9.60

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Experimental electronics & improvisations from NY based composer/keyboardist Shoko Nagai, using multiple textures and an open sense of time to evoke rich aural environments, with the aid of Todd Reynolds (violin), Jonathan Goldberger (guitar), Stomu Takeishi (bass) & Jim Black (drums).

Nelson, Matt: Lower Bottoms [VINYL] Nelson, Matt:
Lower Bottoms [VINYL]

(Tubapede -- USA )

Price: $12.00

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Brooklyn saxophonist Matt Nelson in a solo album of extended saxophone techniques along with a litany of guitar effects pedals, all run through a large 70's era Peavy combo amp with real-time feedback manipulation, a unique album of muscular playing and unusual soundscape.

Offonoff: Slap & Tickle Offonoff:
Slap & Tickle

(Smalltown Superjazzz -- Norway )

Price: $16.95

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"Slap" and "Tickle" are the names of each of the 2 complex, tempetuous & informed live improvs on this release from power trio Massimo Pupillo, Terrie Ex, & Paal Nilssen-Love.

One Might Add: Sailing Team One Might Add:
Sailing Team

(Ruby Red Editora -- Portugal )

Price: $16.95

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Home made electronics and percussion in a uniquely psychedelic duo from Portugese underground musicians Alberto Arruda and Ruben Costa.

Peeesseye + Talibam!: [VINYL] Peeesseye + Talibam!:
[VINYL]

(Smeraldina-Rima -- Belgium )

Price: $29.95

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New York bands Talibam! and Peeesseye together for a limited edition album mixing rock, sound and noise, and altogether unknown territory; great stuff!

Piotrowicz, Robert: Lasting Clinamen Piotrowicz, Robert:
Lasting Clinamen

(Musica Genera -- Poland )

Price: $15.95

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Alien drones, powerfully textured sound and floating frequencies from Robert Piotrowicz, one of the leading figures in the Polish noise and free-improv scenes.

Renkel, Michael: Errorkoerper III Renkel, Michael:
Errorkoerper III

(Absinth Records -- Germany )

Price: $14.95

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Rose, Simon & Paul Stapleton: Fauna Rose, Simon & Paul Stapleton:
Fauna

(pfmentum -- USA )

Price: $8.50

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British saxophonist Simon Rose uses extended and evocative techniques in this exceptional set of duos with Paul Stapleton, who plays a Bonsai Sound Sculpture, an assemblage of unusual electronic and acoustic components allowing a wide range of expression.

Schick, Ignaz  / Dawid Szczesny: The View Underneath Schick, Ignaz / Dawid Szczesny:
The View Underneath

(Non Visual Objects (NVO) -- Austria )

Price: $14.38

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Turntablist/sine wave artist Ignaz Schnick with laptop artist Dawid Szczesny in a series of minimalist recordings created around live performances in Wroclaw and Germany.

Schmickler, Marcus: Sator Rotas Schmickler, Marcus:
Sator Rotas

(A-Musik -- Germany )

Price: $14.95

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Electronic experimenter Marcus Schmickler (AKA Wabi Sabi, Pluramon) with pieces generated and rearranged during various performances in 1998 and 1999.

Schmickler, Marcus / Tilbury, John: Variety Schmickler, Marcus / Tilbury, John:
Variety

(A-Musik -- Germany )

Price: $10.50

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Slowly unfolding soundwork from 2 experimenters using piano and computers, gentle and unfolding tranquil music that weaves assuredly in a Feldman-esque beauty.

Seino, Takumi / Antoine Berthiaume: ARC - Beneath the Surface Seino, Takumi / Antoine Berthiaume:
ARC - Beneath the Surface

(Voice of Silence -- Japan )

Price: $10.80

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Silverman, Ken: Visionaries Silverman, Ken:
Visionaries

(SoundSeer -- USA )

Price: $5.50

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Performing on solo electric & acoustic guitars, oud, charango and synthesizer, NYC guitarist Ken Silverman dedicates this album to musicians such as T-Bone Walker, Hamza El Din, Jimmy Page, Robert Fripp, &c.

Snake Figures Arkestra: Cooks & Devils Snake Figures Arkestra:
Cooks & Devils

(Zarek -- Germany )

Price: $10.78

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A live recording of Ignaz Schick and Marcel Turkowsky in an electroacoustic-improv set performed on small instruments & objects, creating strange and obscure audio environments.

Staiano, Moe!: The Absolute Tradition of No Traditions Staiano, Moe!:
The Absolute Tradition of No Traditions

(PsychForm Records -- USA )

Price: $7.00

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3rd solo album from Sleepytime Gorilla Museum's drummer Staiano, 11 tracks recorded on guitar, loops, drums, and percussion without overdubs.

Staiano's, Moe! - MOE!KESTRA!: 2 Rooms Of Uranium Within 83 Markers: Conducted Improvisations, Vol.I Staiano's, Moe! - MOE!KESTRA!:
2 Rooms Of Uranium Within 83 Markers: Conducted Improvisations, Vol.II

(Edgetone Records -- USA )

Price: $7.00

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Two live conducted improvisations percussion for large group recorded at the Oakland Box Theater, presenting the 6 part Piece No.11: Two Orchestras in Separate Rooms.

Steerage: Entropy Is What The State Makes Of It Steerage:
Entropy Is What The State Makes Of It

(Caduc -- Canada )

Price: $8.00

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An album of tones and tonal environments from Barry Chabala and A.F. Jones, using guitars and effects to create slowly moving tones punctuated with unusual utterances of unknown origin; rich and curiously non-specific sound that lives in the back- and foreground.

Supernatural Hot Rug And Not Used Supernatural Hot Rug And Not Used:

(EM Records -- Japan )

Price: $14.95

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Tietchens, Asmus  / Mueller, Jon : Acht Stücke Tietchens, Asmus / Mueller, Jon :
Acht Stücke

(Auf Abwegen -- Germany )

Price: $15.95

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2nd collaboration between German sound manipulator Asmus Tietchens creating dynamic textural environments and US improv-drummer Jon Mueller on gongs and cymbals.

Tone Dialing: Rigop Me Tone Dialing:
Rigop Me

(Evil Rabbit -- The Netherlands )

Price: $12.50

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The trio of Jorrit Dijkstra, Paul Pallesen and Steve Heather, combining elements of free improvisation, minimalism, and the aesthetics of glitch electronics.

Trance And The Arcade: Survival In Infinity Trance And The Arcade:
Survival In Infinity

(Mass Particles -- USA )

Price: $7.95

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Sophomore release by Chuck Bettis (aka T.A.T.A.) featuring two collaborations with Mick Barr and a track dedicated to Daniel Higgs; further investigations into the realms of extreme frequencies and mind bending acrobatics.

United Scum Soundclash: Soopa vs. Radon United Scum Soundclash:
Soopa vs. Radon

(Soopa / Radon / Base Recordings -- Portugal )

Price: $8.88

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Van de Graaf, Bo: Ticket:  A Musical Impression of the N.Y.C. Subway Van de Graaf, Bo:
Ticket: A Musical Impression of the N.Y.C. Subway

(IC Disc -- The Netherlands )

Price: $15.04

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Various Artists: Magnetic Traces 2 Various Artists:
Magnetic Traces 2

(Swarming -- France )

Price: $9.25

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A survey of French and Australian Sound Art recorded in 2011 at Les Instants Chavires, Montreuil during Parisonic, with artists including Eric La Casa, Philip Samartzis, Marc Baron, Jean-Luc Guionnet, &c. &c.

Various Artists: The Intelligent Dancer [DVD] Various Artists:
The Intelligent Dancer [DVD]

(Absinth Records -- Germany )

Price: $11.64

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A collection of performances by Diego Chamy (dance), improvising in duo with Tamara Ben-Artzi (dance), Axel Dorner (trumpet), Nikolaus Gerszewski (piano and guitar), Robin Hayward (tuba) & Christof Kurzmann (electronics).

Vigroux, Franck: Triste Lilas Vigroux, Franck:
Triste Lilas

(D'Autres Cordes -- France )

Price: $15.95

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Dark free improv embracing electro-acoustic principles and dark narrative content, a sort of improvised musique-concréte using a wide sonic palette.

Vigroux, Franck & Matthew Bourne: Call Me Madame (Good News From Wonderland) Vigroux, Franck & Matthew Bourne:
Call Me Madame (Good News From Wonderland)

(D'Autres Cordes -- France )

Price: $11.00

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A shared love of vintage analogue equipment, ear-splitting frequencies and the music of Scott Walker brought Franck Vigroux and Matthew Bourne together.

Voice Crack_Muller: Buda_Rom Voice Crack_Muller:
Buda_Rom

(For4Ears -- Austria )

Price: $15.45

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Vorwolf: Snake's Eyes Vorwolf:
Snake's Eyes

(Formed Records -- Sweden )

Price: $12.95

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Two percussionists - Michael Vorfeld & Christian Wolfarth - meet as Vorwolf in this dialog of extended techniques mixing tonal and rhythmic ideas into unusual language.

Wang, Hong-Kai and Mattin: Collapsing Ourselves [VINYL] Wang, Hong-Kai and Mattin:
Collapsing Ourselves [VINYL]

(Mount Analogue -- Sweden )

Price: $15.16

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A unique album of self-aware conversation from Hong-Kai Wang and Mattin, who record themselves responding to their own dialog, addressing those responses to the audience and adding their reaction to the final recordings, creating an abstract spoken ambiance.

Wooley / Lonberg-Holm / Roebke: Throw Down Your Hammer And Sing Wooley / Lonberg-Holm / Roebke:
Throw Down Your Hammer And Sing

(Porter Records -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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This NY trio create an alien landscape of strange sounds that ebb and flow between sparse instrumentation and dense layers of sound, experimental improv at its best!

Farmer / Munthe: Angle Of Repose Farmer / Munthe:
Angle Of Repose

(Bug Incision Records -- Canada )

Price: $11.95

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Texture heavy sonic free improvisation from the duo of Swedish free improviser Christian Munthe on acoustic guitar and Patrick Farmer on "acoustic turntable", each masking the sounds of their instruments in uncommon ways, pacing their interactions with subtlety and intention.

Usurper: You Can Do It Usurper:
You Can Do It

(Bug Incision Records -- Canada )

Price: $11.95

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An extremely unusual album of sonic interactions from the long-running peformance duo of Ali Robertson and Malcy Duff, aka Usurper, recorded during a residency in Helsinki in May 2010, an eccentric display of vocal and aberrant apparatus with a unique inner logic.

Butcher, John / Gino Robair: Bottle Breaking Heart Leap [VINYL] Butcher, John / Gino Robair:
Bottle Breaking Heart Leap [VINYL]

(Alt.Vinyl -- Great Britain )

Price: $20.95

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An amazing example of modern free improv from two modern masters--John Butcher on tenor and soprano sax, acoustic and amplified; and percussionist Gino Robair on energized surfaces, blippoo box--playing with frightening intensity in perfectly paced dialog.

Cymerman, Jeremiah / Evan Parker / Nate Wooley: World of Objects Cymerman, Jeremiah / Evan Parker / Nate Wooley:
World of Objects

(5049 Records -- USA )

Price: $13.95

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The trio of Evan Parker on tenor & soprano sax, Jeremiah Cymerman on clarinet & electronics, and Nate Wooley on trumpet, performing live at The Stone, NYC in 2013 in a remarkable concert intensified by Cymerman's studio processing to emphasize aspects of the performance.

Nom-Tom (Wright / Genetti / Mueller): Nom-Tom Nom-Tom (Wright / Genetti / Mueller):
Nom-Tom

(Spring Garden Music -- USA )

Price: $11.95

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Recording the first meeting of vocalist Carol Genetti, amplified snare drummer Jon Mueller, and saxophonist Jack Wright, performing at the Spare Room in Chicago, 2004, for two large, subtle, and rich improvisations in a uniquely voiced dialog.

Blouin, Hugo / Claude Bourque / Paul Gregoire: L' Ossuaire [2 CDs] Blouin, Hugo / Claude Bourque / Paul Gregoire:
L' Ossuaire [2 CDs]

(Tour de Bras -- France )

Price: $17.95

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Recordings of an installation piece built in Iles-de-la-Madeleine in the summer of 2013, a large sculpture made of resonant metal pipes with propane torches and whale bones, used as a huge musical instrument allowing three people to play simultaneously from different sides.

Moody Alien: Down To The Junkyard Moody Alien:
Down To The Junkyard

(Thirsty Leaves Music -- Greece )

Price: $12.95

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9 spontaneous compositions from Greek musician Moody Alien, working with an opaque group of performers using instrumentation including guitar, bouzouki, dulcimer, harmonica, trumpet, glockenspiel, toy piano, percussion, rainsticks, plastic beaters, sand from the beach, &c. &c.

Moody Alien: Down To The Junkyard [CASSETTE] Moody Alien:
Down To The Junkyard [CASSETTE]

(Thirsty Leaves Music -- Greece )

Price: $8.95

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9 spontaneous compositions from Greek musician Moody Alien, working with an opaque group of performers using instrumentation including guitar, bouzouki, dulcimer, harmonica, trumpet, glockenspiel, toy piano, percussion, rainsticks, plastic beaters, sand from the beach, &c. &c.

Wooley / Corsano / Yeh: The Seven Storey Mountain II Wooley / Corsano / Yeh:
The Seven Storey Mountain II

(Important Records -- USA )

Price: $13.95

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Turbulent and ecstatic electronic improvisation in the 2nd installment of Seven Storey Mountain with Nate Wooley on amplified trumpet and tape, drummer Chris Corsano , and violinist C. Spencer Yeh.

Ensemble Phoenix Basel & Jerome Noetinger: Les Voix De L'Invisible  [VINYL] Ensemble Phoenix Basel & Jerome Noetinger:
Les Voix De L'Invisible [VINYL]

(Bocian -- Poland )

Price: $19.95

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Jerome Noetinger was commissioned by the Ensemble Phoenix Basel, a challenge for a non-notational conceptualist, which he accepted, creating this work in collaboration with the Ensemble, and based on the book by Pascal Quignard, "La haine de la musique" (The hate of music).

Nilssen-Love, Paal / Lasse Marhaug / Massimo Pupillo: You're Next [VINYL] Nilssen-Love, Paal / Lasse Marhaug / Massimo Pupillo:
You're Next [VINYL]

(Bocian -- Poland )

Price: $19.95

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A record of vicious improvisation from the trio of Paal Nilssen-Love (drums), Lasse Marhaug (electronics) and Massimo Pupillo (bass guitar) performing at the Next Festival in Bratislava in 2011, a superb example of electric improv and noise with urgent rhythmic propulsion.

Jerman / Barnes: Versatile Ambience [VINYL] Jerman / Barnes:
Versatile Ambience [VINYL]

(IDEA Intermedia -- USA )

Price: $22.95

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Without referencing typical genre or style, the collaboration of sound artists Tim Barnes and Jeph Jerman moves a step forward with this 45 RPM LP release of texture and atmosphere, with assistance from Ken Vandermark, Jacob Duncan, Aaron Michael Bulter, Sara Saltau & Bret Berry.

Dingman, Chris: The Subliminal and the Sublime <i>[Used Item]</i> Dingman, Chris:
The Subliminal and the Sublime [Used Item]

(Inner Arts -- USA )

Price: $7.95

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A sublime five-part suite commissioned by Chamber Music America, performed by Loren Stillman (sax), Fabian Almazan (piano), Ryan Ferreira (guitar), Linda Oh (bass), and Justin Brown drums), exploring the subliminal patterns hidden below apparent reality.

Ducret, Marc Trio + 3 (Chevillon / Echampard + Monniot / Blaser / Martinez): Metatonal <i>[Used Item Ducret, Marc Trio + 3 (Chevillon / Echampard + Monniot / Blaser / Martinez):
Metatonal [Used Item]

(Ayler -- France )

Price: $8.00

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Guitarist Marc Ducret expands his trio of bassist Bruno Chevillon and drummer Eric Echampard with saxophonist Christophe Monniot, trumpeter Frabrice Martinez, and trombonist Samuel Blaser for a tour de force of dynamic and quickly shifting improv that both shreds and reflects.

Feel No Other: Feel No Other <i>[Used Item]</i> Feel No Other:
Feel No Other [Used Item]

(Silber -- USA )

Price: $6.95

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Electric Bird Noise artist Brian Lea McKenzie extends his concepts in a new duo with vocalist Claudia Gregory (Exhaust the Fox, Claudia Versus the Queen of Hearts), with a new band name and a compelling set of epic electro-rock songs.

Gjerstad Trio, Frode: Mir Gjerstad Trio, Frode:
Mir

(Circulasione -- Norway )

Price: $15.95

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The first meeting of saxophonist Frode Gjerstad, bassist Jon Rune Strom and drummer Paal Nilssen-Love, performing live at Cafe Mir in Oslo, an amazingly energetic session of great dialog and drive.

Kawaguchi / Olive / Oshiro: Airs <i>[Used Item]</i> Kawaguchi / Olive / Oshiro:
Airs [Used Item]

(845 Audio -- Japan )

Price: $7.95

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Using guidelines related to form, time, sound source and density, the trio of Tim Olive on magnetic pickups, Takahiro Kawaguchi and Makoto Oshiro on self-made instruments, recorded these compositions live, named for the atmosphere of the recording environment.

Murcia, Sarah: Never Mind The Future <i>[Used Item]</i> Murcia, Sarah:
Never Mind The Future [Used Item]

(Ayler -- France )

Price: $9.95

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Revisiting Sex Pistols' "Never Mind the Bollocks" in a band with Benoit Delbecq on piano, Gilles Coronado on guitar, Olivier Py on sax, Franck Vaillant on drums, and Sarah Murcia on bass, splitting the vocals with Mark Tompkins in a unique take on a punk classic.

Oberg / Schubert / De Joode / Sanders: Rope <i>[Used Item]</i> Oberg / Schubert / De Joode / Sanders:
Rope [Used Item]

(Red Toucan -- Canada )

Price: $9.95

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Soprano saxophonist Frank Paul Schubert and pianist Uwe Oberg have played together since 2009; for ROPE they are joined by UK drummer Mark Sanders and Amsterdam bassist Wilbert de Joode for a diverse and astounding live set performed at Just Music Fest in Wiesbaden, Germany in 2015.

Olive / Owen (Tim Olive / Ben Owen): 63-66 <i>[Used Item]</i> Olive / Owen (Tim Olive / Ben Owen):
63-66 [Used Item]

(845 Audio -- Japan )

Price: $7.95

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Recording in Brooklyn in 2014, this collaboration between Olive and Ben Owen presents four tracks of electronic improvisation using shortwave radio, oscillators, paper, contact microphones and magnetic pickups, creating a mysterious and well-paced album of sound experimentation.

Paul, Leah: Trenza <i>[Used Item]</i> Paul, Leah:
Trenza [Used Item]

(Skirl -- USA )

Price: $9.95

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Flutist Leah Paul presents two engaging compositions in multiple movements, performed with a chamber ensemble of Chris Speed (reeds), Rob Jost (french horn), Sara Schoenbeck (bassoon), Peter Sachon (cello), Tanya Kalmanovitch (viola), Ben Kono (oboe) and Michel Gentile (flute).

Rose, Simon / Stefan Schultze: The Ten Thousand Things <i>[Used Item]</i> Rose, Simon / Stefan Schultze:
The Ten Thousand Things [Used Item]

(Red Toucan -- Canada )

Price: $8.95

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Free improvising saxophonist Simon Rose, on baritone and alto sax, meets composer/arranger Stefan Schultze on prepared piano for 11 exploratory works based around Schultze's "modules"--bits and pieces attached inside the piano--creating unusual platforms for free improvisation.

Steerage: Entropy Is What The State Makes Of It <i>[Used Item]</i> Steerage:
Entropy Is What The State Makes Of It [Used Item]

(Caduc -- Canada )

Price: $7.95

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An album of tones and tonal environments from Barry Chabala and A.F. Jones, using guitars and effects to create slowly moving tones punctuated with unusual utterances of unknown origin; rich and curiously non-specific sound that lives in the back- and foreground.

Zemler, Hubert : Gostak & Doshes <i>[Used Item]</i> Zemler, Hubert :
Gostak & Doshes [Used Item]

(Bolt -- Poland )

Price: $8.95

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Drummer/percussionist Hubert Zemler's second solo album with two compositions inspired by electronic music, particularly by works of the ensemble Suaves Figures, recorded in the vaults of the Camaldolese Church in Bielany, Warsaw with Milosz Pekala on vibraphones.



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