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Brennan, Wolf John: Pictures In A Gallery Brennan, Wolf John:
Pictures In A Gallery

(Leo -- Great Britain )

Price: $16.95

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Breschand, Helene & Sylvain Kassap: Double-Peine Breschand, Helene & Sylvain Kassap:
Double-Peine

(D'Autres Cordes -- France )

Price: $13.00

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Harp machinist Breschand and clarinetist Kassap meet with their respective instruments, voices, machines and toys to create a convoluted and extraordinary sound world.

Breschand, Helene: Le Gout Du Sel Breschand, Helene:
Le Gout Du Sel

(D'Autres Cordes -- France )

Price: $15.95

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FIMAV performer and For4Ears artist Helene Breschand in a mysterious album of improvisational solo electric & acoustic harp and voice compositions.

Brio: Acid Cock Brio:
Acid Cock

(Long Song Records -- Italy )

Price: $14.95

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The Zagreb, Croatia free jazz/noise rock guitar-drums duo of Gordan Krajacic on guitar and Neven Krajacic on drums and vocals in their 3rd release, a suite blending melody with brutal atonality, hard groove and guitar-riffs with free playing.

Broo, Magnus / Nilssen-Love, Paal: Game Broo, Magnus / Nilssen-Love, Paal:
Game

(PNL -- Norway )

Price: $14.41

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Versatile and prolific drummer Paal Nilssen-Love's 3rd release on his PNL label is a duo with trumpeter Broo Magnus, 6 extended and dynamic improvisations.

Broo, Magnus : Swedish Wood Broo, Magnus :
Swedish Wood

(Moserobie Music -- Sweden )

Price: $13.56

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Swedish trumpeter Magnus Broo (Atomic, Ken Vandermark, &c. &c.) in his new group with Torbjorn Zetterberg, Joe Williamson and Hakon Maset Johansen, 8 original creative compositions.

Broo, Magnus Quartet: Painbody Broo, Magnus Quartet:
Painbody

(Moserobie Music -- Sweden )

Price: $15.95

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Trumpeter Magnus Broo's creative quartet in a set of original compositions that pay homage to Don Cherry while presenting their own forward pointing and impressive music.

Brotzmann / Adasiewicz / Edwards / Noble: Mental Shake Brotzmann / Adasiewicz / Edwards / Noble:
Mental Shake

(Otoroku -- Great Britain )

Price: $14.95

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A return to the group that kick-started Otoroku - the veteran German reedsman and free jazz pioneer Peter Brotzmann with the long-running London bass/drums partnership of John Edwards and Steve Noble, recording at the last set of a two-day residency at Cafe OTO in 2013.

Brotzmann / Edwards / Noble: Soulfood Available Brotzmann / Edwards / Noble:
Soulfood Available

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

Price: $14.95

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For their 3rd album together, the trio of saxophonist Peter Brotzmann, bassist John Edwards and drummer Steve Noble are caught live at the 2013 Ljubljana Jazz Festival for three blistering works of free improvisation.

Brotzmann / Kondo / Pupillo / Nilssen-Love: Hairy Bones Brotzmann / Kondo / Pupillo / Nilssen-Love:
Hairy Bones

(Okka -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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A riveting live encounter at Bimhuis, NL from Peter Brozmann, Toshinori Kondo, Massimo Pupillo and Paal Nilssen-Love, two extended improvisations of massive force.

Brotzmann / Lonberg-Holm: The Brain Of The Dog In Section Brotzmann / Lonberg-Holm:
The Brain Of The Dog In Section

(Atavistic -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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The duo of Peter Brotzmann and cellist/electronics artists Fred Lonberg-Holm in a live recording from Chicago's Hideout, unusual, forceful and intimate improvisation.

Brotzmann / McPhee / Kessler / Zerang: Tales Out Of Time Brotzmann / McPhee / Kessler / Zerang:
Tales Out Of Time

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

Price: $16.95

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A much-needed reissue of the 2002 release from the quartet of Peter Brotzmann (reeds), Joe McPhee (sax, pocket cornet, trumpet), Kent Kessler (double bass) and Michael Zerang (drums & percussion) recording in the studio for incredible free improvisation from four titans.

Brotzmann / Nilssen-Love: Woodcuts Brotzmann / Nilssen-Love:
Woodcuts

(PNL -- Norway )

Price: $15.95

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Two European free jazz masters come together for a live concert at Kampen in Oslo Norway, a follow up to their amazing 2007 "Sweet Sweat" release.

Brotzmann / van Hove / Bennink: 1971 Brotzmann / van Hove / Bennink:
1971

(Corbett vs. Dempsey -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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Unreleased material from legendary European players Peter Brotzmann (sax), Fred Van Hove (piano) and Han Bennink (drums), captured live in 1971 for intensely heavy playing at the 2nd Internationales New Jazz Meeting Auf Burg Altena, and in detailed studio work at Radio Bremen.

Brotzmann Chicago Tentet, Peter: American Landscapes 1 Brotzmann Chicago Tentet, Peter:
American Landscapes 1

(Okka -- USA )

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Brotzmann Chicago Tentet, Peter: American Landscapes 2 Brotzmann Chicago Tentet, Peter:
American Landscapes 2

(Okka -- USA )

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Brotzmann Chicago Tentet, Peter: Signs Brotzmann Chicago Tentet, Peter:
Signs

(Okka -- USA )

Price: $14.45

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Brotzmann Trio, Peter: For Adolphe Sax [VINYL] Brotzmann Trio, Peter:
For Adolphe Sax [VINYL]

(Cien Fuegos -- Austria )

Price: $29.95

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Reissuing Peter Brotzmann's first album from 1967 on his own BRO label (subsequently reissued by FMP in 1972) in a trio with German bassist Peter Kowald and drummer Sven Ake Johansson.

Brotzmann, Peter / Sonny Sharrock: Whatthefuckdoyouwant Brotzmann, Peter / Sonny Sharrock:
Whatthefuckdoyouwant

(Trost Records -- Austria )

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A 1987 performance between legendary German free-jazz saxophonist/clarinetist Peter Brotzmann and the late legendary American free-jazz guitarist Sonny Sharrock performing live at Jamkulturfabrik in Esch/Alzette, Luxembourg.

Brotzmann, Peter Chicago Tentet: Walk, Love, Sleep [2 CDs] Brotzmann, Peter Chicago Tentet:
Walk, Love, Sleep [2 CDs]

(Smalltown Superjazzz -- Norway )

Price: $23.95

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Brotzmann's amazing Tenet with an all-star line including Ken Vandermark, Mats Gustafsson, Joe McPhee, Jeb Bishop, Johannes Bauer, Paal Nilssen-Love, &c. performing live at Cafe Ada, Wuppertal in 2011.

Brotzmann, Peter: Solo + Trio Roma [2 CDs] Brotzmann, Peter:
Solo + Trio Roma [2 CDs]

(Victo -- Canada )

Price: $18.00

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Victoriaville celebrated European Free Jazz legend Peter Brotzmann's 70th birthday by presenting two concerts: one solo, and one with the amazing Trio Roma of Massimo Pupillo and Paal Nilssen-Love, both presented on this essential 2 CD release.

Brotzmann, Peter: Solo At Dobialab Brotzmann, Peter:
Solo At Dobialab

(Dobia -- Italy )

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Peter Brotzmann performed live at Dobialab in 2010 at the IX Dobiarteventi Festival, recording this superb set of 5 improvisations played on tenor saxophone, alto saxophone, tarogato, and B-flat clarinet.

Brovold, Bill and Larval: Surviving Death / Alive Why? Brovold, Bill and Larval:
Surviving Death / Alive Why?

(Cuneiform -- USA )

Price: $18.95

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Brown Ensemble, Rob: Crown Trunk Root Funk Brown Ensemble, Rob:
Crown Trunk Root Funk

(Aum Fidelity -- USA )

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Frequent William Parker sideman alto saxophonist Rob Brown on his 1st Aum Fidelity solo record, studio recordings of the ensemble he put together for the 2006 Vision Festival.

Brown Trio, Rob : Sounds Brown Trio, Rob :
Sounds

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

Price: $12.00

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"After a free jazz investment for many years, now something entirely different. Avant-garde? Composer / improviser Rob Brown says it's an irrelevant categorization nowadays. Instead of the conventional sax-bass-drums combo of the New Thi...

Brown Wing Overdrive: ESP Organism Brown Wing Overdrive:
ESP Organism

(Tzadik -- USA )

Price: $13.95

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"This bizarre trio of musical misfits creates acoustic/electronic compositions that will keep you on the edge of madness until the last frightening sound."

Brown, Chris / Frith, Fred: Cutter Heads Brown, Chris / Frith, Fred:
Cutter Heads

(Intakt -- Switzerland )

Price: $18.95

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Brown, Rob Quartet: Radiant Pools Brown, Rob Quartet:
Radiant Pools

(RogueArt -- France )

Price: $15.95

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Brown, Rob Trio: Live at Firehouse 12 Brown, Rob Trio:
Live at Firehouse 12

(Not Two Records -- Poland )

Price: $17.95

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Alto saxophonist Rob Brown's Trio with cellist Daniel Levin and percussionist Satoshi Takeishi, inspired interaction from players on the forefront of modern jazz.

Browne, Mark: Genial Decay Browne, Mark:
Genial Decay

(Confront -- Great Britain )

Price: $11.16

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Using sopranino, sorano and decayed tenor saxophone, Mark Brown recorded these unusual improvisations, generating a huge variety of sounds and tones, and then constructing those recordings into this curious and captivating 40 minute work.

Bruckmann / Rosenberg / Zerang: Six Synaptics Bruckmann / Rosenberg / Zerang:
Six Synaptics

(Ertia Creations / Barely Auditable Records -- USA )

Price: $12.95

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The trio of Kyle Bruckmann, setting his oboe aside for minimoog; Scott Rosenberg on sax and winds; and Michael Zerang on percussion, in an unusual and unpredictable release of electroacoustic improvisation that amuses as much as it impresses.

Bruckmann's, Kyle Wrack: ...Awaits Silent Tristero's Empire Bruckmann's, Kyle Wrack:
...Awaits Silent Tristero's Empire

(Singlespeed Music -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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A 4-part suite from oboe/english hornist Kyle Bruckman based on Thomas Pynchon's early novels, exhilarating jazz performed with Jason Stein (bass clarinet), Darren Johnston (trumpet), Jeb Bishop (trombone), Tim Daisy (drums), Jen Paulson (viola) and Anton Hatwich (bass).

Bruckmann, Kyle: Wrack Bruckmann, Kyle:
Wrack

(Red Toucan -- Canada )

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Oboist & english horn player Kyle Bruckmann brought together this Chicaco group with Tim Daisy (drums), Jeb Bishop (trombone), Kurt Johnson (bass) and Jen Clare Paulson (viola) to integrate non-traditional instruments in the ever-evolving intersection of modern jazz.

Bruire: L'ame de l'objet Bruire:
L'ame de l'objet

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

Price: $14.95

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Nine pieces recorded live over the course of three days by a quintet of artists and composers (Derome, Boisvert, Fradette, Tetreault).

Bruire; Michel F Cote: Les Fleurs de Léo Bruire; Michel F Cote:
Les Fleurs de Léo

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

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Thirteen new compositions by Michel F Cote that are tightly linked together by a poetic text, with Jean Derome, Diane Labrosse, Claude Lamothe, Robert Marcel Lepage, Rene Lussier, Ikue Mori, and Claude St-Jean.

Bryan and the Haggards featuring Dr. Eugene Chadbourne: Merles Just Want To Have Fun Bryan and the Haggards featuring Dr. Eugene Chadbourne:
Merles Just Want To Have Fun

(Northern Spy -- USA )

Price: $11.01

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A ridiculously spirited, lovingly raucous tribute to Merle Haggard from saxophonist Bryan Murray's eccentric band with Jon Irabagon (sax), Jon Lundbom (guitar), Moppa Elliott (bass) and Danny Fischer (drums), with Doc Chadbourne on vocals, banjo and dobro.

Bryan and the Haggards: Pretend It's the End Of the World Bryan and the Haggards:
Pretend It's the End Of the World

(Hot Cup Records -- USA )

Price: $13.95

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New York's most decorated avant-country instrumental Merle Haggard cover band featuring Bryan Murray and Jon lrabagon on sax, Jon Lundbom on guitar, Moppa Elliott on bass and Danny Flscher on drums.

Bryan and the Haggards: Still Alive and Kickin' Down the Walls <i>[Used Item]</i> Bryan and the Haggards:
Still Alive and Kickin' Down the Walls [Used Item]

(Hot Cup Records -- USA )

Price: $7.95

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Jazz, country and western music converge in unexpected ways in the 2nd release from the quintet of saxophonists Bryan Murray & Jon Irabagon, guitarist Jon Lundbom, bassist Moppa Elliott, and drummer Danny Fischer.

Bryan and the Haggards: Still Alive and Kickin' Down the Walls Bryan and the Haggards:
Still Alive and Kickin' Down the Walls

(Hot Cup Records -- USA )

Price: $9.60

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Jazz, country and western music converge in unexpected ways in the 2nd release from the quintet of saxophonists Bryan Murray & Jon Irabagon, guitarist Jon Lundbom, bassist Moppa Elliott, and drummer Danny Fischer.

Buckminster: (Henkel / Morgan / Hanson) Buckminster:
(Henkel / Morgan / Hanson)

(Prom Night Records -- USA )

Price: $5.00

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The Brooklyn trio of Buckminster - Brad Henkel (trumpet), Nathaniel Morgan (alto sax) and Peter Hanson (reeds & winds) - in a superbly charming release of improvisation, spoken dialog, and quirky discourse.

Buckner, Thomas / Joelle Leandre / Nicole Mitchell : Flowing Stream Buckner, Thomas / Joelle Leandre / Nicole Mitchell :
Flowing Stream

(Leo -- Great Britain )

Price: $13.91

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After performing live at New York's Vision Festival in 2012, the trio of Thomas Buckner (voice), Joelle Leandre (bass) and Nicole Mitchell (flute) recorded this studio album of free improvisations in a free-flowing exchange of ideas and adroit improvisation.

Buffalo Suicide Prevention Unit: Alive Buffalo Suicide Prevention Unit:
Alive

(Ruby Red Editora -- Portugal )

Price: $11.95

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Buffalo based free improv unit with Steve Baczkowski and Mike Allard on sax, Michael Hermanson on trombone, Leif Ingvar Nicklas on bass, Ravi Pdmanabha on drums & percussion.

Bukelman, Ido  / Nadav Masel: Ground Birds Bukelman, Ido / Nadav Masel:
Ground Birds

(OutNow Recordings -- USA )

Price: $12.95

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Berlin double bassist Nadav Masel and Israeli guitarist Ido Bukelman performing on banjo, acoustic guitar & bells, in live recordings at Barbur gallery in Jerusalem, Israel in 2013 for 5 free works of flight, which they describe as "Improvisational Pieces for Meditations".

Bull, Arthur / Heikalo, Daniel : Concentres et amalgames Bull, Arthur / Heikalo, Daniel :
Concentres et amalgames

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

Price: $14.95

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Arthur Bull (guitars) and Daniel Heikalo (guitars, percussion) in six guitar duets and five other tracks in which the guitars pair up with Heikalo's percussion.

Bull, Arthur / Heikalo, Daniel : Derapages a cordes Bull, Arthur / Heikalo, Daniel :
Derapages a cordes

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

Price: $14.95

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The first release by the duo of guitarists Arthur Bull and Daniel Heikalo which is a series of free improvisations that are presented without any editing or post-processing.

Bull, Katie: Freak Miracle Bull, Katie:
Freak Miracle

(Innova -- USA )

Price: $12.95

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NY Jazz vocalist Katie Bull, singing swing, bop, bossa, and completely abstract forms with a great group including Joe Fonda (bas), Harvey Sorgen (drums), Jeff Lederer (reeds), Frank Kimbrough (piano) and Landon Knoblock (fender).

Burk Trio, Greg: Path Here Burk Trio, Greg:
Path Here

(482 Music -- USA )

Price: $13.95

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Rome-based pianist Greg Burke in his 5th 482 Music release with Jonathan Robinson on bass and thumb piano and Gerald Cleaver on drums, a beautiful jazz trio album with delightfully innovative and catchy compositions.

Burk, Greg: Many Worlds Burk, Greg:
Many Worlds

(482 Music -- USA )

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Pianist Burk's 4th release on 482 in a quartet with Henry Cook on woodwinds, bassist Ron Seguin and drummer Michel Lambert in a disc of exotic beauty and timbral intrigue.

Burn / Coxhill / Edwards / Minton / Russell: Mopomoso Solos 2002 Burn / Coxhill / Edwards / Minton / Russell:
Mopomoso Solos 2002

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

Price: $16.95

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A concert featuring exceptional unaccompanied solo improvisations by John Russell (guitar), Phil Minton (voice), John Edwards (double bass), Lol Coxhill (saxophone) and Chris Burn (piano, percussion) followed by an impromptu performance as a quintet.

Burn / Thomas / Fell: The Middle Distance Burn / Thomas / Fell:
The Middle Distance

(Another Timbre -- Great Britain )

Price: $15.95

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Unconvention improvisation fueled by the influence of contempary compositions from bassist Simon H. Fell, pianist Philip Thomas, and prepared pianist Chris Burn.

Burning Tree: Lammergyer [VINYL] Burning Tree:
Lammergyer [VINYL]

(Utech Records -- USA )

Price: $18.95

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An intense free noise jazz LP + download inspired by the great duo records of the seventies from Dag Erik Knedal Andersen on drums and Dag Stiberg on sax, based around the science fiction mythos of The Lammergyer.

Burr, Ellen: Duos <i>[Used Item]</i> Burr, Ellen:
Duos [Used Item]

(pfmentum -- USA )

Price: $8.95

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Burrell, Dave / Steve Swell: Turning Point Burrell, Dave / Steve Swell:
Turning Point

(NoBusiness -- Lithuania )

Price: $15.95

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The 3rd in a series of 5 suites from pianist Dave Burrell commemorating the people and events of the American Civil War, a mature and passionate work performed in a duo with NY trombonist Steve Swell, performed live at the Rosenbach Museum and Library in Philadelphia.

Burro: Burnt Monument Burro:
Burnt Monument

(Bug Incision Records -- Canada )

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Burro is the Calgary improvising trio of Whitney Ota (electric guitar), Stew Elton (bass) and Andrew Hume (drums), in a studio release of their intense and hard rock-oriented playing.

Burroughs, William S.: Haxan: Witchcraft Through the Ages Burroughs, William S.:
Haxan: Witchcraft Through the Ages

(SOTPACKAN -- Great Britain )

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Benjamin Christensen's 1922 silent film "Haxan" hypothesizes that witches of the Middle Ages suffered from psychiatric hysteria; the film was updated in 1968 by Antony Balch, with W.S. Burroughs narrating the film over a chaotic jazz quintet score, as heard on this soundtrack release.

Busolini / Loriot: VIOLAtwoVIOLA Busolini / Loriot:
VIOLAtwoVIOLA

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

Price: $12.00

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This duo arose from the meeting between two violists avid to confront with their instrumental double to create a common sound universe from the same instrument played by two different personalities.

Butcher / Binder: Under The Roof Butcher / Binder:
Under The Roof

(Nuscope -- USA )

Price: $15.95

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Saxophonist Butcher on tenor and soprano saxophone meets inside and out pianist Claudia Ulla Binder in Switzerland for these beautifully recorded duo improvisations.

Butcher / Charles / Dorner - The Contest of Pleasures: Alibi Days Butcher / Charles / Dorner - The Contest of Pleasures:
Alibi Days

(Potlatch -- France )

Price: $18.95

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Recordings of improvisations from different rooms with unique resonant properties, manipulated and organized into 5 compositions mixing musique concrete and e-a improv.

Butcher / Charles / Dorner - The Contest of Pleasures: Tempestuous Butcher / Charles / Dorner - The Contest of Pleasures:
Tempestuous

(Another Timbre -- Great Britain )

Price: $16.95

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Live recordings of this incredible improvising trio as influenced by a 'tempestuous' storm buffeting & rattling the windows of the church in which the performance took place.

Butcher / Durrant / Lee: Intentions Butcher / Durrant / Lee:
Intentions

(Nuscope -- USA )

Price: $15.95

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Bringing together British and Vancouver artists in a set of improvisations with extended and unusual techniques, harmonics, microtones and texturally dense counterpoint.



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