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Bradford / Gjerstad / Haker Flaten / Nilssen-Love: Reknes Bradford / Gjerstad / Haker Flaten / Nilssen-Love:
Reknes

(Circulasione -- Norway )

Price: $14.36

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This impressive quartet was recorded live at the Molde International Jazz Festival in 2008, performing four extended improvisations of melodic and embraceable free jazz.

Bradford / Gjerstad / Nilssen-Love: Dragon Bradford / Gjerstad / Nilssen-Love:
Dragon

(PNL -- Norway )

Price: $12.76

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Legendary West Coast cornetist Bobby Bradford meets two Norwegians, drummer Paal Nilssen-Love and multi-reedist Frode Gjerstad, for a live performance at Klub Dragon in Poland.

Bradford, Bobby / Tom Heasley / Ken Rosser: Varistar Bradford, Bobby / Tom Heasley / Ken Rosser:
Varistar

(Full Bleed Music -- USA )

Price: $13.95

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1999 recordings from the trio of cornetist Bobby Bradford, Tuba player Tom Heasley and guitarist Ken Rosser, bridging chamber and free jazz with a unique orchestration.

Bradford, Bobby Quartet / John Carter: Seeking Bradford, Bobby Quartet / John Carter:
Seeking

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

Price: $16.95

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Bradford, Bobby / Frode Gjerstad Quartet: Silver Cornet Bradford, Bobby / Frode Gjerstad Quartet:
Silver Cornet

(NESSA -- USA )

Price: $15.95

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The last stop on the North American tour of The Bradford/Gjerstad Quartet (Bobby Bradford-cornet; Frode Gjerstad-alto sax & clarinet; Ingetbrigt Haker Flaten-bass; Frank Rosaly-drums), bridging generations through tremendous free improvisation.

Bradford, Bobby / Frode Gjerstad Quartet: The Delaware River [VINYL] Bradford, Bobby / Frode Gjerstad Quartet:
The Delaware River [VINYL]

(NoBusiness -- Lithuania )

Price: $22.95

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The longstanding collaboration of cornetist Bobby Bradford and reedist Frode Gjerstad (together since '86) with bassist Ingebrigt Haker-Flaten on bass and Frank Rosaly on drums, recording at Philadelphia Art Alliance in 2014, a powerful lineup of modern free players.

Bradford, Bobby / John Carter Quintet: No U Turn, Live in Pasadena 1975 Bradford, Bobby / John Carter Quintet:
No U Turn, Live in Pasadena 1975

(Dark Tree Records -- France )

Price: $15.95

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The Bobby Bradford & John Carter Quintet captured in performance in 1975, the earliest known recording of this configuration live from their 70s period in Los Angeles, playing amazing free jazz with Stanley Carter and Roberto Mirando on bass, and William Jeffrey on drums.

Bradford, Bobby / Stevens, John / SME: And Spontaneous Music Ensemble  [2 CDs] Bradford, Bobby / Stevens, John / SME:
And Spontaneous Music Ensemble [2 CDs]

(NESSA -- USA )

Price: $24.95

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Double CD reissue of Bobby Bradford with John Steven's SME including Trevor Watts and Julie Tippetts in 4 extended pieces of swinging and challenging improvisation.

Bradford, Bobby-John Carter Quintet: Comin' On Bradford, Bobby-John Carter Quintet:
Comin' On

(hatOLOGY -- Switzerland )

Price: $16.95

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Clarinetist John Carter and cornetist Bobby Bradford in a reissue of their 1991 HatArt release with bassist Richard Davis, drummer Andrew Cyrille, and Don Preston on keys, unusual jazz that stands the test of time.

Bradford, Bobby: Love's Dream Bradford, Bobby:
Love's Dream

(EMANEM -- Great Britain )

Price: $16.95

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Brady, Tim / Bradyworks: 24 Frames - Scatter [2 CDs] Brady, Tim / Bradyworks:
24 Frames - Scatter [2 CDs]

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

Price: $11.50

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Montreal creative guitarist Tim Brady and his Bradyworks (Lori Freedman, Karen Young, &c) performing 6 duos for electric guitar with other instruments, and 12 compositions for electric guitar (with and without effects pedals).

Brady, Tim : Topology: Scat Brady, Tim :
Topology: Scat

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

Price: $14.95

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Tim Brady in an extraordinary collaboration mixing his rhythmic, jazz-influenced chamber music with Australia's dynamic and virtuosic Topology ensemble.

Brady, Tim: 24 Frames - Scatter [2 CDs] + Trance [CD + DVD] Brady, Tim:
24 Frames - Scatter [2 CDs] + Trance [CD + DVD]

(Ambiances Jazz -- Canada )

Price: $26.95

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Putting together two releases from Montreal guitarist and composer Tim Brady's "24 Frames" project: "Trance" (CD + DVD) and "Scatter" (2 CDs), performed solo and with his Bradyworks ensemble.

Brady, Tim: 24 Frames - Trance [CD & DVD] Brady, Tim:
24 Frames - Trance [CD & DVD]

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

Price: $11.50

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CD & DVD of Tim Brady's first installment in a triptych documenting a series of 24 pieces for guitar, here presenting Frames 19-24 for electric guitar, electronics and video.

Braida, Alberto / Giancarlo Locatelli: nel margine <i>[Used Item]</i> Braida, Alberto / Giancarlo Locatelli:
nel margine [Used Item]

(Red Toucan -- Canada )

Price: $8.95

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Tripwire pianist Alberto Braida and clarinetist Giancarlo Locatelli in an album of duos reflecting the modern dialog and creative ideas that only a long partnership such as theirs enables.

Braida, Alberto / Wilbert de Joode: Reg Erg Braida, Alberto / Wilbert de Joode:
Reg Erg

(Red Toucan -- Canada )

Price: $14.95

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Italian pianist Alberto Braida in a duo with Netherlands bassist Wilbert de Joode, a set of freely improvised works of intense dialog both technical and sensitive, with a playful give and take that incorporates magnificent use of both players instruments.

Braida, Alberto: Talus Braida, Alberto:
Talus

(Nuscope -- USA )

Price: $13.95

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Improvising pianist Alberto Braida combines the styles of jazz, 20th Century music, and European piano improvisation to create his own unique method of piano playing.

Branche / Chrysakis / Soloveitzik / O'Sullivan / Vidal / Wigens: Magnetic River Branche / Chrysakis / Soloveitzik / O'Sullivan / Vidal / Wigens:
Magnetic River

(Aural Terrains -- Greece/UK )

Price: $15.95

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Electroacoustic improvisation with unusual techniques from the sextet of saxophonist Sebastian Branche, laptop electronicist Thanos Chrysakis, saxophonist Tom Soloeitzik, guitarist James O'Sullivan, saxophonist Artut Vidal and clarinetist Jery Wigens.

Brand / Perkis / Robair / Shiurba / Sperry: Supermodel Supermodel Brand / Perkis / Robair / Shiurba / Sperry:
Supermodel Supermodel

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

Price: $14.36

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Trombonist Gail Brand plays as part of a duo, trio, quartet and quintet in 13 improvised pieces that were recorded during three visits to San Francisco.

Brand, Gail & Morgan Guberman: Ballgames & Crazy Brand, Gail & Morgan Guberman:
Ballgames & Crazy

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

Price: $17.95

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The duo of trombonist Gail Brand and vocalist Morgan Guberman in a studio recording of creative improvisations.

Brassier, Ray & Mattin: Unfree Improvisation/Compulsive Freedom Brassier, Ray & Mattin:
Unfree Improvisation/Compulsive Freedom

(Confront -- Great Britain )

Price: $12.95

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A sound work about freedom, choice and politics, performed at Arika's Festival Episode 4 "Freedom is a Constant Struggle" in Glasgow, 2013, from the duo of Mattin (computer and feedback) and written with Lebanese philosopher Ray Brassier.

Braxton / Brenders: Toronto Duets 2007 [2 CDs] Braxton / Brenders:
Toronto Duets 2007 [2 CDs]

(Barnyard -- Canada )

Price: $22.95

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Legendary saxophonist and composer Anthony Braxton releases the first saxophone duet recording of two ghost trance compositions performed with reed player Kyle Brenders.

Braxton / Graves / Parker: Beyond Quantum Braxton / Graves / Parker:
Beyond Quantum

(Tzadik -- USA )

Price: $13.95

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Three of the most important virtuoso instrumentalists in improvisation in an historic and intense musical meeting, recorded and mixed by Bill Laswell.

Braxton Ninetet, Anthony: Yoshi's 1997 Vol. 4 Braxton Ninetet, Anthony:
Yoshi's 1997 Vol. 4

(Leo -- Great Britain )

Price: $26.95

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The 4th double CD documenting the legendary five-day residence of Anthony Braxton's ninetet at Yoshi's in 1997 performing Compositions 213 & 214.

Braxton Trio, Anthony: Trio (Glasgow) 2005 Braxton Trio, Anthony:
Trio (Glasgow) 2005

(Leo -- Great Britain )

Price: $26.95

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Double CD of two extended Braxton compositions performed in trio with Taylor Ho Bynum and Tom Crean, recorded at the Glasgow's Centre for Contemporary Art in 2005.

Braxton,  Anthony Quartet (Moscow) 2008: Composition 367b Braxton, Anthony Quartet (Moscow) 2008:
Composition 367b

(Leo -- Great Britain )

Price: $16.95

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Braxton's with Taylor Ho Bynum, Mary Halvorson and Katherine Young performing at the DOM in Moscow, incredible and unusual music from his "Diamond Curtain Wall Quartet".

Braxton, Anthony & John Mcdonough: 6 Duos (Wesleyan) 2006 Braxton, Anthony & John Mcdonough:
6 Duos (Wesleyan) 2006

(NESSA -- USA )

Price: $15.95

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Legendary saxophonist Anthony Braxton met trumpeter John McDonough at Wesleyan University in 2006 to record these original compositions, plus a march by John Philip Sousa.

Braxton, Anthony & Taylor Ho Bynum: Duo [DVD] Braxton, Anthony & Taylor Ho Bynum:
Duo [DVD]

(New Braxton House -- USA )

Price: $25.95

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Limited edition DVD plus audio files of two extended sets bringing saxophonist Anthony Braxton and cornetist Taylor Ho Bynum together live at Bezanson Recital Hall in Amherst, MA in 2010, performing compositions by both artists.

Braxton, Anthony & the AIMToronto Orchestra: Creative Orchestra (Guelph) 2007 Braxton, Anthony & the AIMToronto Orchestra:
Creative Orchestra (Guelph) 2007

(Spool -- Canada )

Price: $12.95

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AIMToronto (Association of Improvising Musicians Toronto) organized this concert for 18 AIMToronto members playing the music of American improv guru Anthony Braxton,

Braxton, Anthony (+Duke Ellington): Concept of Freedom Braxton, Anthony (+Duke Ellington):
Concept of Freedom

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

Price: $16.95

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Braxton, Anthony / Ann Rhodes: GTM (Syntax) 2003 [2 CDs] Braxton, Anthony / Ann Rhodes:
GTM (Syntax) 2003 [2 CDs]

(Leo -- Great Britain )

Price: $29.95

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Anthony Braxton's Ghost Trance Music (GTM) in two compositions (numbers 339 and 340) performed by Braxton on multiple reeds and classically trained experimental vocalist Ann Rhodes.

Braxton, Anthony / Bailey, Derek: Moment Precieux Braxton, Anthony / Bailey, Derek:
Moment Precieux

(Victo -- Canada )

Price: $13.00

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American and London artists Anthony Braxton and Derek Bailey performing as a duo at The Victoriaville Festival in 1986, an amazing exchange between two noted masters of free improvisation.

Braxton, Anthony / Ben Opie: Duets (Pittsburgh) 2008 [2 CDs] Braxton, Anthony / Ben Opie:
Duets (Pittsburgh) 2008 [2 CDs]

(OMP Recordings -- USA )

Price: $16.95

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Stalwart avant-garde master Anthony Braxton meets fellow reedman Ben Opie in a pair of extended duet sessions: a Ghost Trance Musics work, and a late GTM work.

Braxton, Anthony / Dahlgren, Chris: ABCD Braxton, Anthony / Dahlgren, Chris:
ABCD

(Not Two Records -- Poland )

Price: $16.95

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Four versions each of 2 compositions that Dahlgren and Braxton developed by drawing from a deck of cards in blocks of 26x2, which determined the recorded material.

Braxton, Anthony / Derek Bailey: First Duo Concert (London 1974) Braxton, Anthony / Derek Bailey:
First Duo Concert (London 1974)

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

Price: $16.95

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A much-need reissue of the 1974 Emanem LP presenting saxophonist Anthony Baxton, also on flute, with guitarist Derek Bailey on acoustic and electric, performing at London's Wigmore Hall for twelve duets of a diverse, playful, and accesible character.

Braxton, Anthony / Fonda, Joe: Duets 1995 Braxton, Anthony / Fonda, Joe:
Duets 1995

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

Price: $13.95

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Braxton, Anthony / Frith, Fred: Duo (Victoriaville) 2005 Braxton, Anthony / Frith, Fred:
Duo (Victoriaville) 2005

(Victo -- Canada )

Price: $14.95

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Braxton, Anthony / Joelle Leandre: Duo (Heidelberg Loppem) 2007 Braxton, Anthony / Joelle Leandre:
Duo (Heidelberg Loppem) 2007

(Leo -- Great Britain )

Price: $29.95

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The complete meeting of bassist Joelle Leandre with reed player Anthony Braxton 2 CDs from their magnificent performance at the Heidelberg Cafe in Belgium, 2007.

Braxton, Anthony / Morris, Joe : 4 Improvisations (Duets) 2007 Braxton, Anthony / Morris, Joe :
4 Improvisations (Duets) 2007

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

Price: $34.95

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Clean Feed's 100th release is a 4-disc set of multi-reedist Anthony Braxton and guitarist Joe Morris, two masters playing completely improvised pieces.

Braxton, Anthony / Quartet: (Santa Cruz) 1993 1st Set [REPRESS] Braxton, Anthony / Quartet:
(Santa Cruz) 1993 1st Set [REPRESS]

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

Price: $16.95

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Reissuing and remastering saxophonist Anthony Braxton's stellar release documenting his 1993 live performance with Marilyn Crispell on piano, Mark Dresser on bass, and Gerry Hemingway on percussion & marimba, demanding collective improvisation from masterful players.

Braxton, Anthony : 12+1tet (Victoriaville) 2007 Braxton, Anthony :
12+1tet (Victoriaville) 2007

(Victo -- Canada )

Price: $15.95

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Braxton's Composition 361 is a staggeringly detailed 70 minute tour-de-force for his 12-tet, a work of shifting layers, counter-structures, quiet tensions and scorching explosions.

Braxton, Anthony : Quartet (Santa Cruz) 1993, 2nd Set Braxton, Anthony :
Quartet (Santa Cruz) 1993, 2nd Set

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

Price: $16.95

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Remaster of the exhilarating second set from saxophonist and composer Anthony Braxton's concert at the Kuumbwa Jazz Center in Santa Cruz, CA, 1993, one of 7 nights performing with the quartet of Marilyn Crispell on piano, Mark Dresser on bass, and Gerry Hemingway on percussion.

Braxton, Anthony : Solo Willisau Braxton, Anthony :
Solo Willisau

(Intakt -- Switzerland )

Price: $17.95

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New Braxton compositions and one standard performed live at Switzerland's Willisau Jazz Festival, 2007

Braxton, Anthony : Trio (Victoriaville) 2007 Braxton, Anthony :
Trio (Victoriaville) 2007

(Victo -- Canada )

Price: $14.95

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Braxton's Diamond Curtain Wall Trio with Mary Halvorson and Taylor Ho Bynum live using laptop and interactive electronics at the 24th Festival International de Musique Actuelle de Victoriaville.

Braxton, Anthony Sextet: (Victoriaville) 2005 Braxton, Anthony Sextet:
(Victoriaville) 2005

(Victo -- Canada )

Price: $14.95

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Braxton, Anthony Steptet (with Ho Bynum / Halvorson / Pavone / Rozen / Siegel / Testa): Echo Echo Mi Braxton, Anthony Steptet (with Ho Bynum / Halvorson / Pavone / Rozen / Siegel / Testa):
Echo Echo Mirror House

(Victo -- Canada )

Price: $14.95

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Composer/saxophonist Braxton performed "Composition NO 347 + 62'37" " at the 2011 Victo Festival with the "super-group" of Braxton alumni - Mary Halvorson, Taylor Ho Bynum, Jessica Pavone, Jay Rozen, Aaron Siegel, Carl Testa", on their respective instruments + iPods.

Braxton, Anthony and Taylor Ho Bynum: Duets (Wesleyan) 2002 Braxton, Anthony and Taylor Ho Bynum:
Duets (Wesleyan) 2002

(Innova -- USA )

Price: $11.95

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Braxton, Anthony: (Victoriaville) 1992 Braxton, Anthony:
(Victoriaville) 1992

(Victo -- Canada )

Price: $14.00

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Compositions 159, 148, 161, 158 and John Coltrane's "Impressions", performed with Marilyn Crispell, Mark Dresser and Gerry Hemingway.

Braxton, Anthony: 19 Standards (Quartet) 2003 (Limited Edition) [4-Cd Set] Braxton, Anthony:
19 Standards (Quartet) 2003 (Limited Edition) [4-Cd Set]

(Leo -- Great Britain )

Price: $54.95

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Saxophonist Braxton in a limited 4 CD set of live concerts with his quartet performing standards from the American Songbook, plus pieces by Monk, McLean, Coltrane, &c.

Braxton, Anthony: 9 Compositions (Iridium) 2006 [DVD] Braxton, Anthony:
9 Compositions (Iridium) 2006 [DVD]

(Firehouse 12 Records -- USA )

Price: $110.00

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Braxton's 9 Compositions (Iridium) 2006 is a nine-CD-plus-one-DVD box set documenting what Time Out New York called "last Spring's epochal run" at New York's Iridium Jazz Club with his 12+1tet.

Braxton, Anthony: Creative Orchestra (Koeln) 1978  [2 CDs] Braxton, Anthony:
Creative Orchestra (Koeln) 1978 [2 CDs]

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

Price: $19.95

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Double CD remaster of Braxton's incredible 1978 concert in Koln with a massive orchestra including Ned Rothenberg, Leo Smith, Marilyn Crispell, Bob Ostertag, Marty Ehrlich, JD Parran, &c. &c. &c.!

Braxton, Anthony: Eight (+1) Tristano Compositions 1989 for Warne Marsh Braxton, Anthony:
Eight (+1) Tristano Compositions 1989 for Warne Marsh

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

Price: $16.95

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A reissued and remastered Braxton release with Jon Raskin, Dred Scott, Cecil McBee, and Andrew Cyrille that is intensely explosive, fast-paced, and aggressive, with Braxton's signature style.

Braxton, Anthony: GTM (Outpost) 2003 [2 CDs] Braxton, Anthony:
GTM (Outpost) 2003 [2 CDs]

(Leo -- Great Britain )

Price: $29.95

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Two GTM compositions from saxophonist and composer Anthony Braxton: Composition 255, a duo with saxophonist Chris Jonas; and Composition 265, performed by the same duo with vocalist Molly Sturges.

Braxton, Anthony: Phonomanie VIII Braxton, Anthony:
Phonomanie VIII

(Leo -- Great Britain )

Price: $54.95

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Braxton, Anthony: Seven Compositions (Trio) 1989 Braxton, Anthony:
Seven Compositions (Trio) 1989

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

Price: $16.95

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Anthony Braxton's 1989 recording of seven compositions (glued together into three performances) in a trio with bassist Adelhard Roidinger and drummer Tony Oxley.

Braxton, Anthony: Trillium E Braxton, Anthony:
Trillium E

(New Braxton House -- USA )

Price: $59.95

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Trillium E is the first-ever studio recording of an Anthony Braxton opera, a deluxe 4-disc set of this surreal and witty installment in Braxton's ongoing Trillium cycle, and includes a booklet with libretto, photos, and critical essays.

Brenders, Kyle / Brandon Valdivia: S/T Brenders, Kyle / Brandon Valdivia:
S/T

(Bug Incision Records -- Canada )

Price: $11.95

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Toronto creative improviser multi-reedist Kyle Brenders (AIMToronto, The Rent) in an unhurried and intuitive duo with the drummer & percussionist of his quartet Brandon Miguel Valdivia (Not The Wind, Not The Flag).

Brennan / Cline / Patumi / Theissing / Voirol: Shooting Stars & Traffic Lights Brennan / Cline / Patumi / Theissing / Voirol:
Shooting Stars & Traffic Lights

(LEO -- Great Britain )

Price: $16.95

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Brennan / Doran / Amstad / Heral: Triangulation - Whirligigs Brennan / Doran / Amstad / Heral:
Triangulation - Whirligigs

(Leo -- Great Britain )

Price: $15.95

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Groove-based improvisations from keyboardist Brennan, percussionist Heral, guitarist Doran, and vocalist Amstad, an inspired record influenced by a confluence of world influences.

Brennan, John Wolf / Tony Majdalani / Marco Jencarelli: Pilgrims Brennan, John Wolf / Tony Majdalani / Marco Jencarelli:
Pilgrims

(Leo -- Great Britain )

Price: $15.45

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John Wolf Brennan, Marco Jencarelli, and Tony Majdalani in a musical trip reflecting a spiritual journey through sound and unusual instrumentation, with an extensive and insightful 17 page booklet to guide the listener.



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