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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.

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 )

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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).

Malfatti, Radu / Klaus Filip: imaoto <i>[Used Item]</i> Malfatti, Radu / Klaus Filip:
imaoto [Used Item]

(erstwhile -- USA )

Price: $9.95

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The improvising duo of trombonist Radu Malfatti and electronics/sinewave artist Klaus Filip in two extended and beautiful works that investigate the edges of ultraminimalism.

Halvorson, Mary Octet: Away With You Halvorson, Mary Octet:
Away With You

(Firehouse 12 Records -- USA )

Price: $13.95

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Mary Halvorson continues her string of excellent modern jazz albums with this octet release with fellow guitarist Susan Alcorn, Jonathan Finlayson (trumpet), Jon Irabagon & Ingrid Laubrock (sax), Jacob Garchik (trombone), John Hebert (bass) and Ches Smith (drums).

Hawkins, Alexander Ensemble: No Now Is So Hawkins, Alexander Ensemble:
No Now Is So

(FMR -- UK )

Price: $14.95

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Unusual instrumentation and a very diverse set of improvising backgrounds from pianist Alexander Hawkins ensemble, with Orphy Robinson on steel pan, Otto Fischer on electric guitar, Dominic Lash on double bass, Hannah Marshall on cello, and Javier Carmona on drums.

Eloping with the Sun (William Parker / Morris / Drake): Counteract This Turmoil Like Trees and Birds Eloping with the Sun (William Parker / Morris / Drake):
Counteract This Turmoil Like Trees and Birds

(RogueArt -- France )

Price: $15.95

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An almost ceremonial release in percussive approaches to improvisation from the trio of William Parker on double bass, shakuhachi, thumb piano & more, Hamid Drake on drums, cymbals and gongs, and Joe Morris on guitar, banjo, bass, pocket trumpet, fiddle & whistles.

Mitchell's, Nicole Black Earth Ensemble & Ensemble Laborintus: Moments Of Fatherhood Mitchell's, Nicole Black Earth Ensemble & Ensemble Laborintus:
Moments Of Fatherhood

(RogueArt -- France )

Price: $15.95

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Chicago flautist Nicole Mitchell presents a work inspired by photographs from scholar and leader of social justice, W.E.B. Dubois, about African American prosperity after the civil war, a rich and compelling set of compositions performed in an ensemble of superb Chicago improvisers.

Cundy, Chris: Gustav Lost Cundy, Chris:
Gustav Lost

(FMR -- Great Britain )

Price: $14.95

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A melodic set of improvisations composed by bass clarinetist Chris Cundy, using approaches for songwriting to create compelling jazz compositions, in a band with Fyfe Dangerfield on piano, Mat Martin on guitar, Hannah Marshall on cello, Mark Sanders on drums and Dominic Lash on bass.

Grip / Denzler / Johansson: Neukollner Modelle [VINYL] Grip / Denzler / Johansson:
Neukollner Modelle [VINYL]

(Umlaut Records -- France )

Price: $22.95

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Three generations of European improvisers from Paris to Berlin, the trio of bassist Joel Grip, saxophonist Bertrand Denzler and drummer Sven Ake Johansson present a two part extended work of intense yet lyrical playing, what Johansson refers to as "Constructive Free Jazz".

Parker, Evan / Mark Nauseef / Toma Gouband : As The Wind Parker, Evan / Mark Nauseef / Toma Gouband :
As The Wind

(psi -- Spain )

Price: $15.95

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A brilliant album of subtle and masterful improvisation recorded in 2012 at and using the reverb of the St. Peters church in Whitstable by soprano saxophonist Evan Parker with two percussionists: Toma Gouband on lithophone-based percussion and Mark Nauseef on metallophone-based percussion.

Remote Viewers, The: No Voice From The Hall Remote Viewers, The:
No Voice From The Hall

(Remote Viewers -- Great Britain )

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The 15th album from the UK based, saxophone heavy Remote Viewers led by David Petts, bridging compositions and improvisation with a rock sensibility, in a sextet that includes improv heavies Mark Sanders on drums and John Edwards on bass.

Spontaneous Music Orchestra: Search & Reflect (1973-81) [2 CDs] Spontaneous Music Orchestra:
Search & Reflect (1973-81) [2 CDs]

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

Price: $22.95

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An amazing collection of concepts described in John Steven's manual "Search and Reflect" and recorded in workshops and concerts primarily in the 70s, with participants including Trevor Watts, Evan Parker, Paul Rutherfod, Ian Brighton, Nigel Coombes, John Russell, Lindsay Cooper, &c.

Ali, Sean: With My Head in the Sand [CASSETTE] Ali, Sean:
With My Head in the Sand [CASSETTE]

(Wee Space Tapes -- USA )

Price: $6.95

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Captain Phillips : Strip Bar In Mombasa [CASSETTE] Captain Phillips :
Strip Bar In Mombasa [CASSETTE]

(Wee Space Tapes -- USA )

Price: $6.95

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Dybbuk: duo with Nathaniel Morgan [CASSETTE] Dybbuk:
duo with Nathaniel Morgan [CASSETTE]

(Wee Space Tapes -- USA )

Price: $6.95

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Epitaphs: Epitaphs [CASSETTE] Epitaphs:
Epitaphs [CASSETTE]

(Wee Space Tapes -- USA )

Price: $6.95

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Ghosts of the Holy Ghost Spermic Brotherhood: For [CASSETTE] Ghosts of the Holy Ghost Spermic Brotherhood:
For [CASSETTE]

(Wee Space Tapes -- USA )

Price: $6.95

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A wonderfully bizarre set of free improvisations from the Downtown NY trio of Andy Haas on sax and electronics, Michael Evans on drums, electronics, objects & voice, and David Grollman on snare, objects, balloon and voice, pushing the limites of free sound in intelligent ways.

Grollman, David : My Shit [CASSETTE] Grollman, David :
My Shit [CASSETTE]

(Wee Space Tapes -- USA )

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Lipchitz: Lipchitz [CASSETTE] Lipchitz:
Lipchitz [CASSETTE]

(Wee Space Tapes -- USA )

Price: $6.95

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An unusual duo of voice and percussion from New York City percussionist David Grollman (Prom Night, Wee Tapes) and vocalist Ryan Krause, using space, dynamics and acoustic to create improvised works that range from atmospherically tonal to bizarrely interactive.

Quartet, The: Quartet, The [CASSETTE] Quartet, The:
Quartet, The [CASSETTE]

(Wee Space Tapes -- USA )

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A Downtown NY quartet of drummer percussionists--Carlos Costa, Flin van Hemmen, Max Jaffe, and David Grollman--all active in the NY improv scene, here merging for an album of unique approaches to their instruments, from thunderous drones to curious experiments.

Rupp / Fischerlehner: Live in Aarhus Rupp / Fischerlehner:
Live in Aarhus

(Farai-Records -- Austria )

Price: $13.95

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The roots of Xenofox, the duo of electric guitarist Olaf Rupp and drummer Rudi Fischerlehner, performing at the 2014 Lydfestival in Aarhus, Denmark in an excursive set of free improv with a rock-oriented edge that ebbs and flows with power and technical skill.

Rupp / Muller / Fischerlehner: TAM Rupp / Muller / Fischerlehner:
TAM

(Not Applicable -- Great Britain )

Price: $13.95

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"You can hear what's coming from the individual musicians, what patterns are being created," says Rudi Fischerlehner. "Someone might add a counterpoint, pick up a theme, or join in, and of course as a band you develop a sense for collect...

Scarcity Of Tanks: Ringleader Of Lies Scarcity Of Tanks:
Ringleader Of Lies

(Total Life Society Records -- USA )

Price: $13.95

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A rugged rock album with references to Stooges, Suicide, Torch Of The Mystics, Minutemen, &c, and a long list of collaborators including Lee Ranaldo, Tom Watson, Mike Watts; edgy songs of strong intent and delivering in tight riffs and solid, heavy rhythm

Schubert, Frank Paul / Rudi Fischerlehner: Willing Suspension of Disbelief Schubert, Frank Paul / Rudi Fischerlehner:
Willing Suspension of Disbelief

(Not Applicable -- UK )

Price: $14.95

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"After years of playing together in different duo and band situations and many hours spent with a common habit of discussing music and books, Frank Paul Schubert and Rudi Fischerlehner decided to record some free improvisations in their...

Sleep Talk: Sleep Talk [CASSETTE] Sleep Talk:
Sleep Talk [CASSETTE]

(Wee Space Tapes -- USA )

Price: $6.95

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Xenofox (Rupp / Fischerlehner): Hundred Beginnings Xenofox (Rupp / Fischerlehner):
Hundred Beginnings

(Farai-Records -- Austria )

Price: $14.95

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The debut of Xenofox, the duo of Olaf Rupp on electric guitar and Rudi Fischerlehner on drum playing electric improv that ranges from critically dense to spacious and exploratory, blending rock and European Free Improv sensibilities into a moody and absorbing album.

Peacock, Annette & Paul Bley: Dual Unity Peacock, Annette & Paul Bley:
Dual Unity

(Bamboo -- Great Britain )

Price: $16.95

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Reissuing the debut album by vocalist Annette Peacock and pianist Paul Bley recorded during their first European tour in 1970, in a quartet with compatriots Mario Pavone on bass and Laurence Cook on drums, Bley using an early Moog synthesizer; unique and original avant jazz.

Rova::Orkestrova: No Favorites! (for Lawrence "Butch" Morris) Rova::Orkestrova:
No Favorites! (for Lawrence "Butch" Morris)

(New World Records -- USA )

Price: $15.95

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Paying homage to one of the most original creators in improvised music, Lawrence 'Butch' Morris, the Bay Area Rova Quartet is expanded into an orchestra with an impressive set of improvisers in three works that balance compositional approaches with improvisation through conduction.

Free Nelson Mandoomjazz: The Organ Grinder [VINYL 2 LPS] Free Nelson Mandoomjazz:
The Organ Grinder [VINYL 2 LPS]

(Rarenoise Records -- Great Britain )

Price: $29.95

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The Edinburgh trio of Archibald (drums), Colin Stewart (bass) and Rebecca Sneddon (alto saxophone) play an experimental blend of doom metal and free jazz, with guests trumpeter Luc Klein and trombonist Patrick Darley, in an album that bridges heavy rock with melodic improv.

Angeli, Paolo: Tibi  (Hybrid Disc - CD + Video) <i>[Used Item]</i> Angeli, Paolo:
Tibi (Hybrid Disc - CD + Video) [Used Item]

(Recommended Records -- Great Britain )

Price: $12.00

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The DVD movie and CD soundtrack of 10 years of Nanni Angeli's photo documentation of the strange story of Paolo Angelis exotic, extended giant Sardinian guitar.

BassDrumBone + guests Joe Lovano / Jason Moran: The Long Road [2 CDs] BassDrumBone + guests Joe Lovano / Jason Moran:
The Long Road [2 CDs]

(Auricle -- USA )

Price: $22.95

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The 40th Anniversary release for the creative free improvising jazz trio of Gerry Hemingway (drums), Mark Helias (bass) and Ray Anderson (trombone), with guests Joe Lovano on sax and Jason Moran on piano; superb lyrical soulful collective improvisation of the finest order.

Biota: Object Holder <i>[Used Item]</i> Biota:
Object Holder [Used Item]

(Recommended Records -- Great Britain )

Price: $10.00

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Borisov, Alexei / Olga Nosova / Dave Phillips: Borinosophil <i>[Used Item]</i> Borisov, Alexei / Olga Nosova / Dave Phillips:
Borinosophil [Used Item]

(Monotype -- Poland )

Price: $10.00

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Russian industrial/electronic/free improv artists Alexei Borisov and Olga Nosova in a trio with Swiss experimenter Dave Phillips in works that pass from transcendental to insanely complex and halucinatory - play loud!

Bunda Love: beards and calves [2 CDs] Bunda Love:
beards and calves [2 CDs]

(Funhole Records -- USA )

Price: $6.00

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Strange interactive recordings and improvisations from NY drummer Mike Pride and childhood chum and "Strange Maine" owner ID M Theft Able, two CDs of curious and fascinating work with a weird sense of humor.

Blumer, Fridolin: Camping; Cafe Bar <i>[Used Item]</i> Blumer, Fridolin:
Camping; Cafe Bar [Used Item]

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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A solid solo outing from Zurich-based double bassist Friodlin, presenting his 4-part "Camping; Cafe Bar" work, blending the jazz idiom with discursive asides and unusual techniques, plus a lovely and appropriately titled work "But Beautiful".

Buttercup Metal Polish: 50 Ballets <i>[Used Item]</i> Buttercup Metal Polish:
50 Ballets [Used Item]

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

Price: $12.00

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Candlesnuffer: Wakool <i>[Used Item]</i> Candlesnuffer:
Wakool [Used Item]

(Room40 -- Australia )

Price: $10.00

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Wakool is an interrogation into an expanded range of techniques and gestures from David Brown playing banjo, electroacoustic guitar, bandura, and eukolin.

Chambel, Pedro: Bruit <i>[Used Item]</i> Chambel, Pedro:
Bruit [Used Item]

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

Price: $10.00

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Cor Fuhler : Stengam <i>[Used Item]</i> Cor Fuhler :
Stengam [Used Item]

(Potlatch -- France )

Price: $8.00

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On this solo CD, [Cor Fuhler] plays an 'acoustic grand piano, using ebows and super magnets. No overdubs, no electronics, no electronic treatment

Davies / Doneda / Martin / Minton / Patterson: Midhopestones <i>[Used Item]</i> Davies / Doneda / Martin / Minton / Patterson:
Midhopestones [Used Item]

(Another Timbre -- Greece/UK )

Price: $8.00

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Four extraordinary improvisations by musicians spanning 3 countries and 3 generations, a dark, brooding, swirling music from a remarkably tight and unified ensemble.

Davies, Rhodri / Matt Davis / Samantha Rebello / Bechir Saade : Hum <i>[Used Item]</i> Davies, Rhodri / Matt Davis / Samantha Rebello / Bechir Saade :
Hum [Used Item]

(Another Timbre -- Greece/UK )

Price: $10.00

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Fascinating electro-acoustic improvisation from harpist Rhodri Davies with an open-minded and experimental quartet creating dynamic and unexpected music.

Demand, Sascha: Plakation <i>[Used Item]</i> Demand, Sascha:
Plakation [Used Item]

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

Price: $12.00

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

(Monotype -- Poland )

Price: $10.00

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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.

Dubost / Matthews / Rives / Zach: Dining Room Music <i>[Used Item]</i> Dubost / Matthews / Rives / Zach:
Dining Room Music [Used Item]

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

Price: $10.00

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Dutton, Paul: Oralizations <i>[Used Item]</i> Dutton, Paul:
Oralizations [Used Item]

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

Price: $8.00

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Vocalist Paul Dutton in a release of "richly textured multiphonic vocal virtuosity, laced with rasps, rumbles, honks, howls, and wheezes" featured in both structured and improvised tracks.

Fega, Roberto: Daily Visions <i>[Used Item]</i> Fega, Roberto:
Daily Visions [Used Item]

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

Price: $8.00

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A surreal and sophisticated work with a 9 piece electroacoustic ensemble composed by sampling and computer artist Roberto Fega, with audio interludes and vocal aberrations, plus text by Jennifer Scappettone.

Fega, Roberto: Un Geco Nella Mia Casa <i>[Used Item]</i> Fega, Roberto:
Un Geco Nella Mia Casa [Used Item]

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

Price: $10.00

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Electronic improvisations from Formian reed & electronics artist Fega, a member of Taxonomy with Elio Martusciello, as well as IATO and IXEM, Pangolino Orchestra, &c.

Ferguson / van Heumen: whistle pig saloon <i>[Used Item]</i> Ferguson / van Heumen:
whistle pig saloon [Used Item]

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

Price: $10.00

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WPG is John Ferguson and Robert van Heumen, blending a fractured pulse with dynamic texture into an immersive and disorientating music, from subtle to invasive sound.

Few And Far Between (Wehrli / Ernst): due <i>[Used Item]</i> Few And Far Between (Wehrli / Ernst):
due [Used Item]

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

Price: $10.00

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Subtle and reflective improvisations with electronics, flutes and melodica from these two active women of the European improvisation scene.

Flinn, Stephen: Architect of Adversity <i>[Used Item]</i> Flinn, Stephen:
Architect of Adversity [Used Item]

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

Price: $8.00

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Arizona based percussionist Flinn, who has worked with Tim Perkis, Noah Phillips, in a solo work for drums, percussion and voice.

Forge, Mathias / Olivier Toulemonde: pie 'n' mash <i>[Used Item]</i> Forge, Mathias / Olivier Toulemonde:
pie 'n' mash [Used Item]

(Another Timbre -- Greece/UK )

Price: $8.00

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Virtuosic French-based trombonist Mathias Forge and Brussels-based electroacoustic composer-turned improviser Olivier Toulemonde recording live in Sheffield, 2010.

Friedl, Heribert: Back_Forward <i>[Used Item]</i> Friedl, Heribert:
Back_Forward [Used Item]

(Non Visual Objects (NVO) -- Austria )

Price: $10.00

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Glasgow Improvisers Orchestra: GIO poetics <i>[Used Item]</i> Glasgow Improvisers Orchestra:
GIO poetics [Used Item]

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

Price: $10.00

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Glasgow's Improvisers Orchestra from the CCA Glasgow performing three free improvisations and a discretely structured piece by Raymond MacDonald.

Grand Mal: Perfect Fit <i>[Used Item]</i> Grand Mal:
Perfect Fit [Used Item]

(Unsounds -- The Netherlands )

Price: $5.00

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Sealed overstock copy, brand new.

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Gravitones: plus Sounding Brass <i>[Used Item]</i> Gravitones:
plus Sounding Brass [Used Item]

(for T -- The Netherlands )

Price: $8.00

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Guionnet, Jean-Luc / Dedalus: Distances Ouies Dites Guionnet, Jean-Luc / Dedalus:
Distances Ouies Dites

(Potlatch -- France )

Price: $16.95

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"For this live recording, the seven musicians were placed in different rooms on the ground floor of an art center as if they were forming a chain from one space to the next. The audience took place in the first room in front of the firs...



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