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European Improv, Free Jazz & Related


 
Demand / Woellwarth / Demand / Kleinemas / Winger: Beside the Cage Demand / Woellwarth / Demand / Kleinemas / Winger:
Beside the Cage

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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Denzler / Dorner / Erdmann / Griener / Muller: Stralau Denzler / Dorner / Erdmann / Griener / Muller:
Stralau

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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Denzler / Guionnet / Kinoshita / Unami: Vasistas Denzler / Guionnet / Kinoshita / Unami:
Vasistas

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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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.

Der Rote Bereich (Mobus / Mahall / Steidle) : 7 Der Rote Bereich (Mobus / Mahall / Steidle) :
7

(Intakt -- Switzerland )

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7th release from the trio of guitarist Mobus, saxophonist Rudi Mahall & drummer Oliver Steidle, impressive playing from a trio with 18 years playing together, one of Germany's most important avant jazz groups.

Detail: Stevens / Bradford / Dyani / Gjerstad: In Time Was Detail: Stevens / Bradford / Dyani / Gjerstad:
In Time Was

(Circulasione -- Norway )

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A 1990 release on Frode Gjerstad's Circulasione label capturing the original Detail quartet ( Gjerstad-sax, John Stevens-drums, Johnny Dyani-bass and Bobby Bradford-cornet) performing live in the UK, an amazing example of this international band's abilities.

Detail: Stevens / Pedersen / Gjerstad: First Detail [VINYL + CD] Detail: Stevens / Pedersen / Gjerstad:
First Detail [VINYL + CD]

(Rune Grammofon -- Norway )

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Norwegian saxophonist Frode Gjerstad started the forward thinking free improv group Detail in 1981 with Eivin One Pederson on keys and SME legend, drummer John Stevens; this live recording of the original lineup is a fantastic document of the roots of this important band.

Deux Maisons: For Sale Deux Maisons:
For Sale

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Deux Maisons (Two Houses) is a chamber jazz quartet bringing together French and Portuguese players of the current generation: from France, 2 brothers, Theo & Valentin Ceccaldi (violin and cello); from Portugal, Luis Vicente (trumpet) & Marco Franco (drums).

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.

DJ Sniff: EP (Evan Parker) DJ Sniff:
EP (Evan Parker)

(psi -- Great Britain )

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Turntable musician DJ Sniff (Takuro Mizuta Lippit) in a strange take on Evan Parker as an homage and investigation into his work over the decades, as explained in Sniff's insightful essay in the booklet.

Djupvik, Ola: Idiophonics Djupvik, Ola:
Idiophonics

(FMR -- Great Britain )

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Recorded and performed without loops, overlays or other technological aid, Norwegian drummer and composer Ola Djupvik explores his limits in a mix of European free improvisation, minimalism and contemporary composers like John Cage and Morton Feldman.

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

(Trost Records -- Austria )

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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).

DKV Trio + Gustafsson / Nilssen-Love / Pupillo: Schl8hof [VINYL] DKV Trio + Gustafsson / Nilssen-Love / Pupillo:
Schl8hof [VINYL]

(Trost Records -- Austria )

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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).

Doneda / Kocher / Schiller : ///Grape Skin Doneda / Kocher / Schiller :
///Grape Skin

(Another Timbre -- UK )

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The trio of Michel Doneda, Christoph Schiller and Jonas Kocher performing music of delicate tension and great assurance recorded in the spectacular church at Ligerz, Switzerland.

Doneda / Toulemonde / Desmarchelier: Le Terrier Doneda / Toulemonde / Desmarchelier:
Le Terrier

(Monotype -- Poland )

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Hardcore ea-improv from saxophonist Doneda, guitarist Desmarchelier and amplified objectician Toulemonde, active, attention-grabbing and downright frightening sound work.

Doneda, Michael: Anatomie des clefs Doneda, Michael:
Anatomie des clefs

(Potlatch -- France )

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Michel Doneda continues to extend the sonic capabilities of the soprano sax and, in the process, confirms his position as one of the most important and exciting performers of improvised music.

Dorgon, Mr. / Parker, William: 9 Dorgon, Mr. / Parker, William:
9

(Jumbo -- USA )

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Dorner / Kapian / Chamy: Absence Dorner / Kapian / Chamy:
Absence

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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Dorner / Leimgruber / Landfermann / Lillinger: S/T Dorner / Leimgruber / Landfermann / Lillinger:
S/T

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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An incredible live recording from Cologne's Loft, part of the "nicht ohne Robert vol. IV" series, from ea-improv masters Axel Dorner (trumpet, electronics), Urs Leimgrumber (sax), Robert Landermann (bass) and Christian Lillinger (drums).

Dorner / Rodrigues / Guerreiro / Momeme: Fabula Dorner / Rodrigues / Guerreiro / Momeme:
Fabula

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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A live recording from Portugal's Cine-Theatre Curvo-Semedo of the minimal ea-improv quartet of trumpeter Axel Dorner, violist Ernesto Rodrigues, prepared electric guitarist Abdul Moimeme, and Ricardo Guerreiro on computer.

Dorner / Willers / Kaufmann: AAA. Live Dorner / Willers / Kaufmann:
AAA. Live

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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Four masterful improvisers - Axel Dorner (trumpet), Andreas Willers (acoustic guitar & electronics) and Achim Kaufmann (piano) - performing as the .AAA. trio, and then each presenting a solo work, demonstrating their incredible music skills together and alone.

Dorner, Axel & Mark Sanders: Stonecipher Dorner, Axel & Mark Sanders:
Stonecipher

(Fataka -- Great Britain )

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The mystifying duo of Axel Dorner (trumpet, electronics) and Mark Sanders (drums, percussion) blurs the line between electronic and acoustic in this enthralling album.

Double Tandem (Baars / Vandermark / Nilssen-Love): Cement Double Tandem (Baars / Vandermark / Nilssen-Love):
Cement

(PNL -- Norway )

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Performing live at Cementen in Norway, the trio of drummer Paal Nilssen-Love with reed players Ken Vandermark and Ab Baars, 3 intense yet playful improvisations from 3 masters of the form.

Double Tandem (Vandermark/ Baars / Nilssen-Love): OX Double Tandem (Vandermark/ Baars / Nilssen-Love):
OX

(Den Records -- Italy )

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Double tandem brings the dual reeds of Dutch multi-reedist Ab Baars and Chicago multi-reedist Ken Vandermark together with Norwegian drummer/percussionist Paal Nilssen-Love for a powerful live performance at the Novara Jazz Winter Session.

Duboc, Benjamin: Primare Cantus Duboc, Benjamin:
Primare Cantus

(Ayler -- Sweden )

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A 3 CD set from bassist Benjamin Duboc: a solo disc of low register improv; plus 2 discs in duo and trio settings with Didier Lasserre, Sylvain Guerineau, Jean-Luc Petit, Pascal Battus, Sophie Agnel & Christian Pruvost.

Duboc, Benjamin: St. James Infirmary Duboc, Benjamin:
St. James Infirmary

(Improvising Beings -- France )

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French bassist Benjamin Duboc, part of The Turbine!, Nuts, and a member of the Dark Tree roster, in a solo album of two extended improvisations: the traditional folk song "St. James Infirmary Blues"; and a free improvisation named for the church in which the album was recorded.

Ducret / Mockunas: Silent Vociferation Ducret / Mockunas:
Silent Vociferation

(NoBusiness -- Lithuania )

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Studio recordings of collaborators Ducret with Lithuanian reed player Mockunas, who have played together in the bands Toxikum, Megaphone and in the Copenhagen Art Ensemble.

Ducret, Marc: Tower-Bridge [2 CDs] Ducret, Marc:
Tower-Bridge [2 CDs]

(Ayler -- France )

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Guitarist Marc Ducret completes his "Tower" series with a 12-piece ensemble including all musicians from the 4 Tower volumes, including Tim Berne, Tom Rainey, Matthias Mahler, &c. in 2 CDs of two concerts from their 2012 tour; innovative and astoundingly great modern jazz.

Ducret, Marc: Tower, vol. 1 Ducret, Marc:
Tower, vol. 1

(Ayler -- Sweden )

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Marc Ducret's Tower Project, music composed as a rendering of Vladimir Nabokov's novel "Ada", the first of 4 albums, here in a quintet with Kasper Tranberg, Matthias Mahler, Fred Gastard & Peter Bruun.

Ducret, Marc: Tower, vol. 2 Ducret, Marc:
Tower, vol. 2

(Ayler -- Sweden )

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The 2nd volume of guitarist Ducret's Tower project, an incredible quartet with saxophonist Tim Berne, violinist Dominique Pifarly and drummer Tom Rainey, complex and exultant, intertwining improv.

Ducret, Marc: Tower, Vol. 3 Ducret, Marc:
Tower, Vol. 3

(Ayler -- Sweden )

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Guitarist Marc Ducret's sextet performs comments on the music previously played in the other albums of the Tower series, either as rewritten fragments or developments of excerpts or patterns.

Ducret, Marc: Tower, Vol. 4 Ducret, Marc:
Tower, Vol. 4

(Ayler -- Sweden )

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Marc Ducret's Tower series continues, skipping a beat as we jump from Vol 2. to Vol. 4, in this live solo acoustic guitar release from his 2012 Baltic tour, where he reassembles and builds bridges to offer a new vision of the Tower's cycle.

Dudek, Gerd: Day and Night Dudek, Gerd:
Day and Night

(psi -- Great Britain )

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Saxophonist Gerd Dudek's 2012 concert in London at the Vortex in a quartet with Hans Koller (piano), Oli Hayhurst (bass) and Gene Calderazzo (drums), with Dudek and Koller picking some of their favorite jazz tunes including works by Nichols, Shorter, Coleman, Wheeler, &c.

DuH (Gratkowski / Mezei / Markos / Blume): in just DuH (Gratkowski / Mezei / Markos / Blume):
in just

(Red Toucan -- Canada )

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Drummer Martin Blume put this quartet together by request of the Festival "Scene Ungarn in NRW", choosing frequest associate reed player Gratkowski, cellist Albert Markos, and Markos' pick of violist Szilard Mezei.

Dumitrescu, Iancu / Ana-Maria Avram: Live in LSO St Luke's London Dumitrescu, Iancu / Ana-Maria Avram:
Live in LSO St Luke's London

(Edition Modern -- Romania )

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Two works each from composers Iancu Dumitrescu and Ana-Maria Avram from a 2009 concert at Jerwood Hall as part of the LSO St Luke's London Festival Spectrum XXI, presenting 4 works, two using computer accompaniment, in ensembles including soloist Rane Moore and Tim Hodgkinson.

Dunmall / Bianco / Kane: Ritual Beyond Dunmall / Bianco / Kane:
Ritual Beyond

(FMR -- Great Britain )

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Live recordings from 2009 at Delbury Hall with the mighty Paul Dunmall on tenor and clarinet; blistering music from an incredible trio playing seriously smoking free jazz.

Dunmall / Edwards / Gibbs / Sanders: Boundless Dunmall / Edwards / Gibbs / Sanders:
Boundless

(FMR -- Great Britain )

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An incredible display of virtuosity and free jazz melodicism led by saxophonist Paul Dunmall, with dual guitars from Barry Edwards and Philip Gibbs, and Mark Sanders' propulsive drumming.

Dunmall / Gibbs / Metcalfe / Rogers: Sun Inside Dunmall / Gibbs / Metcalfe / Rogers:
Sun Inside

(FMR -- Great Britain )

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The quartet of Paul Dunmall on soprano sax and bass clarinet; Philip Gibbs on guitar; Neil Metcalf on flute; and Paul Rogers on 7-string bass; a unique orchestration with impressive improvisational results.

Dunmall / Sanders  / Edwards: Mind Out Dunmall / Sanders / Edwards:
Mind Out

(FMR -- Great Britain )

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The trio of saxophonist Paul Dunmall, drummer Mark Sanders, and guitarist Barry Edwards performing live at the University of West England in the fall of 2007.

Dunmall, Paul / Philip Gibbs / Miles Levin: Manu Dunmall, Paul / Philip Gibbs / Miles Levin:
Manu

(FMR -- Great Britain )

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Saxophonist Paul Dunmall steps out again with long standing compatriot guitarist Philip Gibbs and Miles Levin, the son of Mujician drummer Tony Levin, for two extended and awe-inspiring improvisations.

Dunmall, Paul & Chris Corsano: Identical Sunsets Dunmall, Paul & Chris Corsano:
Identical Sunsets

(ESP -- USA )

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Drummer Chris Corsano meets UK improvisor Paul Dunmall on tenor sax and bagpipes for these 4 impulsive and lyrical improvisation, alternatingly sparse and impossibly textured.

Dunmall, Paul / Paul Rogers: Awareness Response Dunmall, Paul / Paul Rogers:
Awareness Response

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

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Dunmall, Paul: Deep [DVD] Dunmall, Paul:
Deep [DVD]

(FMR -- Great Britain )

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PAL format DVD that documents the history of one of free improvisation's greatest saxophonists, Paul Dunmall, with music clips, interviews, &c.

Dunmall, Paul: I Wish You Peace Dunmall, Paul:
I Wish You Peace

(Cuneiform -- USA )

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Duplant / Lenglet / Widham: Proverbes Duplant / Lenglet / Widham:
Proverbes

(Bug Incision Records -- Canada )

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The quasi-trio/mail improv of French improvisers Duplant, a multi-instrumentalist who appears here on percussion and Lenglet, on the guitar, with pianist and junk manipulator Rachael Wadham.

Earnear: earNear Earnear:
earNear

(Tour de Bras -- Canada )

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Intricate interactions in free improv from the Portugese trio of violist Joao Camoes, cellist Miguel Mira (Open Field String Trio, Nuovo Camerata), and pianist Rodrigo Pinheiro (Red Trio), focused on the balance between contrasting counterpoint, polyrhythms and fluid soundscapes.

Eastley, Max / Rhodri Davies: Dark Architecture Eastley, Max / Rhodri Davies:
Dark Architecture

(Another Timbre -- UK )

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The duo of sound sculptor Max Eastley and electric harpist Rhodri Davies in an unedited recording performing live at South Hill Park Arts Centre in Bracknell, UK.

Eckhardt, John : Xylobiont Eckhardt, John :
Xylobiont

(psi -- Great Britain )

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Virtuoso double bassist John Eckhardt in eight performances of polyphonic and other-worldly explorations showing the instrument's breadth of sonic potential.

Edelin, Michel Quartet: Resurgence Edelin, Michel Quartet:
Resurgence

(RogueArt -- France )

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French artists Michel Edelin (flute), Jacques Di Donato (reeds), Jean-Jacques Avenel (bass) and Simon Goubert (drums) in a melodic and creative jazz album that surprises in beautiful and unusual compositional structures.

Edelin, Michele Trio + Steve Lehman: Kuntu Edelin, Michele Trio + Steve Lehman:
Kuntu

(RogueArt -- France )

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Flautist Michel Edelin's Trio with Jean-Jacques Avenel and John Betsch, and guest alto saxophonist Steve Lehman performing a set of originals and one Monk in France, 2008.

Eduardo, Ze / Walrath, Jack Quartet: Bad Guys Eduardo, Ze / Walrath, Jack Quartet:
Bad Guys

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Eduardo, Ze Unit: A Jazzar - Live in Capuchos Eduardo, Ze Unit:
A Jazzar - Live in Capuchos

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Portugal bassist Ze Eduardo's trio in a set of compositions that includes jazz versions of animated televisions series, including a great cover of The Simpson's theme.

Edwards, John: Volume Edwards, John:
Volume

(psi -- Great Britain )

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UK European free improv in-demand double bassist John Edwards in what is surprisingly his first solo album, recorded by John Wall at his Utterspalm studio.

efzeg: krom efzeg:
krom

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

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Eichenberger, Markus: Halbzeit (Half Time) Eichenberger, Markus:
Halbzeit (Half Time)

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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Clarinetist Markus Eichenberger's beautiful solo work "Half Time" work is a foray into a landscape of memory using the instrument in traditional and unconventional ways.

Eichenberger's Domino, Markus: Concept for Orchestra Eichenberger's Domino, Markus:
Concept for Orchestra

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

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Markus Eichenberger directs his fellow artists to change what they are doing, but does not dictate what they do next, leaving ample room for an unpredictable performance that was many transformations.

Eichmann, Dietrich / Arnal, Jeff: The Temperature Dropped Again Eichmann, Dietrich / Arnal, Jeff:
The Temperature Dropped Again

(Leo -- Great Britain )

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Electrics, The : Chain of Accidents Electrics, The :
Chain of Accidents

(Ayler -- Sweden )

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Electrics, The : Live at Glenn Miller Cafe Electrics, The :
Live at Glenn Miller Cafe

(Ayler Records -- Sweden )

Price: $19.95    

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Elggren, Leif / Joachim Nordwall: Prepresence Elggren, Leif / Joachim Nordwall:
Prepresence

(Confront -- Great Britain )

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A heavy, lo-fi, monster drone set recorded in concert at iDEALFEST, Fylkingen, Stockholm from the duo of Ideal Label head Joachim Nordwall & electronic artist Leif Elggren, using electric hair clippers and analogue synthesiser yielding a thick yet detailed performance.



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