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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!

Boyko, DB / Duncan, Christine / Martin, Jean: Idiolalla <i>[Used Item]</i> Boyko, DB / Duncan, Christine / Martin, Jean:
Idiolalla [Used Item]

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

Price: $7.00    

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Vocalists DB Boyko and Christine Duncan turn gibberish into improvised poetry while accompanied by drummer Jean Martin who uses multi-timbered objects to create beautiful and absurd music.

Brady, Tim: 24 Frames - Scatter [2 CDs] + Trance [CD + DVD] <i>[Used Item]</i> Brady, Tim:
24 Frames - Scatter [2 CDs] + Trance [CD + DVD] [Used Item]

(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.

Broo, Magnus / Nilssen-Love, Paal: Game <i>[Used Item]</i> Broo, Magnus / Nilssen-Love, Paal:
Game [Used Item]

(PNL -- Norway )

Price: $10.00    

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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.

Brown Trio, Rob : Sounds <i>[Used Item]</i> Brown Trio, Rob :
Sounds [Used Item]

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

Price: $10.00    

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Sealed overstock copy, brand new.

"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 convent...

Buffalo Suicide Prevention Unit: Alive <i>[Used Item]</i> Buffalo Suicide Prevention Unit:
Alive [Used Item]

(Ruby Red Editora -- Portugal )

Price: $12.17    

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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.

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.

Biting Tongues: Still On Hawaiian Time [CASSETTE] Biting Tongues:
Still On Hawaiian Time [CASSETTE]

(The Tapeworm -- Great Britain )

Price: $7.95    

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Capturing 2 performances from '82 &'83, the improvising quintet of Howard Walmsley, Ken Hollings, Eddie Sherwood, Colin Seddon, Graham Massey present "an unpredictable "post-punk avant-funk" mix of spoken word, percussion, random tapes, films and free-form soloing".

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

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

Price: $9.95    

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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".

Butcher, John / Nilssen-Love, Pal: Concentric <i>[Used Item]</i> Butcher, John / Nilssen-Love, Pal:
Concentric [Used Item]

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

Price: $10.00    

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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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Bynum, Taylor Ho & SpiderMonkey Strings: Madeleine Dreams <i>[Used Item]</i> Bynum, Taylor Ho & SpiderMonkey Strings:
Madeleine Dreams [Used Item]

(Firehouse 12 Records -- USA )

Price: $8.00    

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The 2nd recording from cornetist Bynum's improvising chamber ensemble SpiderMonkey Strings in a narrative coming of age work using Bynum arrangements of Ornette, Sun Ra, & Elligton.

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.

Carrothers, Bill: Family Life <i>[Used Item]</i> Carrothers, Bill:
Family Life [Used Item]

(Pirouet -- Germany )

Price: $10.00    

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Dedicated to his family and filled with photos, pianist Bill Carrother's solo album draws from his personal life in delicate and tender music, a lovely and reflective album from a virtuoso player.

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

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

Price: $10.00    

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Copland, Marc: Crosstalk <i>[Used Item]</i> Copland, Marc:
Crosstalk [Used Item]

(Pirouet -- Germany )

Price: $13.00    

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A quartet of finesse and great communication led by pianist Copland, with saxophonist Greg Osby, bassist Doug Weiss and drummer Victor Lewis, performing original compositions and two well-placed standards.

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

Cote / Ceccarelli: Vulgarites <i>[Used Item]</i> Cote / Ceccarelli:
Vulgarites [Used Item]

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

Price: $6.00    

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A plethora of objects being struck and stroked from the meeting of drummers Cote (Bruire, Klaxon Gueule) and Ceccarelli, complex interactions of percussion, feedback and electronics.

Cremaster / Komora A: split [7-inch VINYL] <i>[Used Item]</i> Cremaster / Komora A:
split [7-inch VINYL] [Used Item]

(Monotype -- Poland )

Price: $6.00    

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A split 7" release between Cremaster (Alfredo Costa Monteiro (electronics) and Ferran Fages (feedback mixing board and electroacoustic devices); and the Komora A trio of Karol Koszniec (electronics), Dominik Kowalczyk (laptop) and Jakub Mikolajczyk (modular synth).

Crispell, Marilyn / Gerry Hemingway: Affinities <i>[Used Item]</i> Crispell, Marilyn / Gerry Hemingway:
Affinities [Used Item]

(Intakt -- Switzerland )

Price: $15.00    

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Braxton Quartet alumni pianist Marilyn Crispell and drummer Gerry Hemingway in an album bringing the duo back together to express the evolution of their respective music, and the affinity of their work.

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.

Davis  / Milton / Saade: dun <i>[Used Item]</i> Davis / Milton / Saade:
dun [Used Item]

(Another Timbre -- Greece/UK )

Price: $8.00    

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Understated and exquisite improvisation using trumpet, violin, bass clarinet, flute and field recordings from three forward-thinking performers.

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

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

Price: $12.00    

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Der Rote Bereich (Mobus / Mahall / Steidle) : 7 <i>[Used Item]</i> Der Rote Bereich (Mobus / Mahall / Steidle) :
7 [Used Item]

(Intakt -- Switzerland )

Price: $12.00    

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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.

Derome Guilbeault Tanguay, Trio: The Feeling of Jazz <i>[Used Item]</i> Derome Guilbeault Tanguay, Trio:
The Feeling of Jazz [Used Item]

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

Price: $8.00    

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Eleven jazz standards performed by the trio of Jean Derome (sax, flute, voice, Normand Guilbeault (double bass) and Pierre Tanguay (percussion).

Derome, Jean and Joane Hetu; Nous percons les oreilles: La vie, c'est simple <i>[Used Item]</i> Derome, Jean and Joane Hetu; Nous percons les oreilles:
La vie, c'est simple [Used Item]

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

Price: $8.00    

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Using saxophones and their voices, Jean Derome and Joane Hetu create songs of improvisation that invoke their primal human nature in creative and beautiful ways.

Diplomats, The : We Are Not Obstinate Islands <i>[Used Item]</i> Diplomats, The :
We Are Not Obstinate Islands [Used Item]

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

Price: $10.00    

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DJ Spooky: Dubtometry <i>[Used Item]</i> DJ Spooky:
Dubtometry [Used Item]

(Thirsty Ear -- USA )

Price: $8.00    

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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.

Dorner / Schroder / Thomas / Steidle: Das Treffen <i>[Used Item]</i> Dorner / Schroder / Thomas / Steidle:
Das Treffen [Used Item]

(Jazzwerkstatt -- Germany )

Price: $10.00    

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The quaret of Axel Dorner on trumpet and electronics, John Schroder on piano, Clayton Thomas on double bass and Oliver Steidle on drums and percussion in 2008 studio recordings.

Dorner, Axel: Super Axel Dorner <i>[Used Item]</i> Dorner, Axel:
Super Axel Dorner [Used Item]

(Absinth Records -- Germany )

Price: $8.00    

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Extreme technique trumpeter Axel Dorner in two extended improvisations with spoken word artist/dancer Diego Chamy recording in the studio and at Electronic Church in Berlin.

Duboc, Benjamin: Primare Cantus <i>[Used Item]</i> Duboc, Benjamin:
Primare Cantus [Used Item]

(Ayler -- Sweden )

Price: $25.00    

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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.

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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Dumont, Olivier: Living in Holes and Disused Shafts <i>[Used Item]</i> Dumont, Olivier:
Living in Holes and Disused Shafts [Used Item]

(Utech Records -- USA )

Price: $8.00    

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Temperamental and confrontational organized sound from composer Dumont, culled from hours of recordings using an electric guitar, a buzz cable and a tape recorder.

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.

Dynamite Club: it's deeper than most people actually think <i>[Used Item]</i> Dynamite Club:
it's deeper than most people actually think [Used Item]

(Funhole Records -- USA )

Price: $6.00    

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A cross of Tokyo and NY rock scenes, Dynamite Club is led by vocalist Kentaro Saito and drummer Mike Pride, in their 2nd release with help from Nate Wooley, Aaron Ali Shaikh, &c.

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.

Fernandez, Agusti & Joan Saura: Vents <i>[Used Item]</i> Fernandez, Agusti & Joan Saura:
Vents [Used Item]

(psi -- Great Britain )

Price: $11.00    

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A recording from the long-standing collaboration between pianist Fernandez and live sampling artist Saura, compatriots from many groupings, but who have never previously recorded as a duo.

Fiedler, Joe Trio: The Crab <i>[Used Item]</i> Fiedler, Joe Trio:
The Crab [Used Item]

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

Price: $10.00    

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Multiphonic trombonist Fiedler in a trio playing nine original Fiedler compositions.

Fields, Scott Multiple Joyce Orchestra: Moersbow Ozzo <i>[Used Item]</i> Fields, Scott Multiple Joyce Orchestra:
Moersbow Ozzo [Used Item]

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

Price: $10.00    

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A live concert of Fields' Quite Large Orchestra (aka Multiple Joyce Orchestra) with Frank Gratkowski, Christina Fuchs, Thomas Lehn, Carl Hubsch, &c. &c. performing modular compositions for improvising chamber group, plus an homage to Merzbow.

Filip, Klaus / Dafne Vicente-Sandoval: Remoto <i>[Used Item]</i> Filip, Klaus / Dafne Vicente-Sandoval:
Remoto [Used Item]

(Potlatch -- France )

Price: $9.00    

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The minimalist duo of Klaus Fili performing on sinus-waves and Dafne Vicente-Sandoval on bassoon, performed deconstructively and amplified with miniature microphones, in two extended recordings of introspective and austere dialog.

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.

Fox, Danny: Wide Eyed [VINYL] <i>[Used Item]</i> Fox, Danny:
Wide Eyed [VINYL] [Used Item]

(Hot Cup Records -- USA )

Price: $10.00    

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Pianist Danny Fox's trio with bassist Chris van Voorst van Beest and drummer Max Goldman in an album showing how the tight rapport this touring band has developed on the road, performing Fox's melodic and inventive compositions with a wealth of influences and style.

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

(Non Visual Objects (NVO) -- Austria )

Price: $10.00    

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

(Unsounds -- The Netherlands )

Price: $5.00    

In Stock

Sealed overstock copy, brand new.

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Gratkowski / Brown / Winant: Wake <i>[Used Item]</i> Gratkowski / Brown / Winant:
Wake [Used Item]

(Red Toucan -- Canada )

Price: $8.00    

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The trio of reed player Frank Gratkowski, pianist and live electronics artist Chris Brown, and vibraphonist/pecussionist William Winant performing live at Mills College.

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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Composer Jean-Luc Guionnet wrote "Distances ouies Dites" ("Distances: Hearsay") for the 7-piece Dedalus Ensemble, who are positioned in separate rooms at Le Consortium, each having to use the features of the room and distance from each other to confer linked musical ideas.

Gumpert, Ulrich / Gunter Baby Sommer: La Paloma <i>[Used Item]</i> Gumpert, Ulrich / Gunter Baby Sommer:
La Paloma [Used Item]

(Intakt -- Switzerland )

Price: $12.00    

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The second release on Intakt pairing pianist Ulrich Gumpert and percussionist Gunter Baby Sommer in an album that borrows from blues, boogie-woogie, hard bop, German folk songs, and free jazz.

Gunter, Bernhard / Friedl, Heribert: TRANS~ <i>[Used Item]</i> Gunter, Bernhard / Friedl, Heribert:
TRANS~ [Used Item]

(Non Visual Objects (NVO) -- Austria )

Price: $10.00    

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Hartshaw / Aspelin / Smith / Bryerton: Ausfegen (Dedicated To Joseph Beuys) <i>[Used Item]</i> Hartshaw / Aspelin / Smith / Bryerton:
Ausfegen (Dedicated To Joseph Beuys) [Used Item]

(Balance Point Acoustics -- USA )

Price: $7.00    

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Unusual improvisational forms from the quartet of saxophonist Paul Hartsaw, guitarist Kristian Aspelin, bassist Damon Smith and percussionist Jerome Byrerton, recording in Oakland, CA in 2006.

Herculaneum: Herculaneum III <i>[Used Item]</i> Herculaneum:
Herculaneum III [Used Item]

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

Price: $10.00    

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Ranging from trio to septet, Herculaneum incorporates a chamber aesthetic into modern improvisational aesthetic with graceful expressiveness and compositional power.

Hetu, Joane  / Labrosse, Diane / Roger, Danielle Palardy : Les Poules: prairie orange <i>[Used Item] Hetu, Joane / Labrosse, Diane / Roger, Danielle Palardy :
Les Poules: prairie orange [Used Item]

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

Price: $8.00    

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Nine new works from the trio of Joane Hetu (sax, voice), Diane Labrosse (sampler, voice), and Danielle Palardy Roger (percussion, voice) with a moody and haunting atmosphere.

Hetu, Joane: La Femme Territoire ou 21 Fragments D'humus <i>[Used Item]</i> Hetu, Joane:
La Femme Territoire ou 21 Fragments D'humus [Used Item]

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

Price: $8.00    

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An amazing journey in sound and voice from saxophonist/vocalist Joane Hetu with five singers/narrators/musicians/noise-makers and layered field recordings, a remarkable and sophisticated work about sex, loss, death, art, & politics.

Hetu, Joane: Nouvelle Musique d'Hiver <i>[Used Item]</i> Hetu, Joane:
Nouvelle Musique d'Hiver [Used Item]

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

Price: $11.50    

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Beautiful, mysterious improvised compositions with spoken interludes, recorded live in March 2003 at the first Montréal/Nouvelles Musiques (MNM) festival.

Hetu, Joane: Recits de Neige <i>[Used Item]</i> Hetu, Joane:
Recits de Neige [Used Item]

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

Price: $8.00    

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Pieces in 4 movements - Snow; Never Cold; Gusts; Landscapes - performed by Ensemble SuperMusique: Joane Hetu, Jean Derome, Diane Labrosse, Pierre Tanguay, Scott Thomson & Alexandre St-Onge.

Hilton, Craig & Tomas Phillips: le gout de neant <i>[Used Item]</i> Hilton, Craig & Tomas Phillips:
le gout de neant [Used Item]

(Absinth Records -- Germany )

Price: $10.00    

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Craig Hilton (guzheng, laptop) and Tomas Phillips (laptop) take a studio recording for solo guzheng and both add layers to and dismantle the piece using a series of low frequencies and isolated microsounds.



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