The Squid's Ear Magazine

  Rapid SSL

  PayPal

  Mastercard

  Visa

  Discover

  American Express



© 2002-2020, Squidco LLC
London & UK improvisation and related


 
Agnel / Gauguet / Neumann: Spiral Inputs Agnel / Gauguet / Neumann:
Spiral Inputs

(Another Timbre -- UK )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $15.95
Price: $15.15    

In Stock

Pianist Agnel, saxophonist Gauguet, and electronic/piano frame artist Neumann in 4 beautifully crafted pieces recorded using a spatialised sound system developed by Benjamin Maumus.

Agnel, Sophie: Capsizing Moments Agnel, Sophie:
Capsizing Moments

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $16.95
Price: $16.10    

In Stock

Sophie Agnel uses a startling array of objects and techniques in playing inside the prepared piano, demonstrated in these digital concerts recordings from 2008.

Allum & Prevost: Penumbrae Allum & Prevost:
Penumbrae

(Matchless -- Great Britain )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $18.95
Price: $18.00    

In Stock

AMM percussionist Eddie Prevost playing all bowed sources in a subtle and ringing duet of bowing approaches with violinist Jennifer Allum of the London Post Quartet.

Allum, Jennifer / Ute Kanngiesser: Bell Tower Recordings Allum, Jennifer / Ute Kanngiesser:
Bell Tower Recordings

(Matchless -- Great Britain )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $17.95
Price: $17.05    

In Stock

Members of Eddie Prevost's weekly improvisation workshops, violinist Jennifer Allum and cellist Ute Kanngiesser, recorded these 3 improvisations, running the gamut from spacious harmonics to vigorously weaving dialog, in 3 rooms of St Augustine's Bell Tower in London.

AMM (Tilbury / Prevost): Place Sub. V AMM (Tilbury / Prevost):
Place Sub. V

(Matchless -- Great Britain )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $18.95
Price: $18.00    

In Stock

AMM (Eddie Prevost on percussion and John Tilbury on piano(+)) performing a 1 hour, 1 minute and 1 second live concert at the 2012 Festival of Traditional and Avant-Garde Music in Lublin, Poland in a beautiful melding of unconventional approaches to improvisation.

Angeli / Parker / Rothenberg: Free Zone Appleby 2007 Angeli / Parker / Rothenberg:
Free Zone Appleby 2007

(psi -- Great Britain )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $16.95
Price: $16.10    

In Stock

A smaller than usual Freezone Appleby Festival, 2007 presents duos and trios with the excellent lineup of Paolo Angeli, Evan Parker and Ned Rothenberg.

Articles, The (Thomas / Gustafsson / Turner): Goodbye Silence Articles, The (Thomas / Gustafsson / Turner):
Goodbye Silence

(FMR -- Great Britain )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $14.95
Price: $14.20    

In Stock

The trio of Mats Gustafsson on saxophone and electronics, keyboardist Pat Thomas and percussionist Roger Turner performing live in Derby in 1998, a challenging and fascinating set.

Atmospheres Without Oxygen (Dunmall / Gibbs / Stevens / Taylor): 4 Live In Oxford Atmospheres Without Oxygen (Dunmall / Gibbs / Stevens / Taylor):
4 Live In Oxford

(FMR -- Great Britain )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $14.95
Price: $14.20    

In Stock

Live recording from Oxford Improv Club in 2010 opposite Red Square with Paul Dunmall on saxophones, Phil Gibbs on electric guitar and electronics, Nik Stevens on double bass and Trevor Taylor electronic percussion.

Bailey, Derek: Live at G's Club - Barcelona Chronicles Bailey, Derek:
Live at G's Club - Barcelona Chronicles

(Incus -- UK )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $14.00
Price: $13.30    

In Stock

London Scene guitar master Derek Bailey from a 2004 live recording performing solo on electric guitar at G's Club, originally issued as a CDR but here complete on DVD.

Baker, Duck: The Ducks Palace Baker, Duck:
The Ducks Palace

(Incus -- Great Britain )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $17.95
Price: $17.05    

In Stock

American fingerstyle improvising guitarist Duck Baker in a collection of duos and trios recorded from 1993-2004, with Derek Bailey, Cyro Baptista, Roswell Rudd, and John Zorn.

Bennet / Bryerton / Butcher / De Gruttola / Kaiser / Smith: Sextessense: A Tribute to John Stevens a Bennet / Bryerton / Butcher / De Gruttola / Kaiser / Smith:
Sextessense: A Tribute to John Stevens and the SME

(Balance Point Acoustics -- USA )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $14.95
Price: $14.20    

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

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $16.95
Price: $16.10    

In Stock

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

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

(Otoroku -- Great Britain )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $15.95
Price: $15.15    

In Stock

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, Peter / Steve Noble: I Am Here Where Are You Brotzmann, Peter / Steve Noble:
I Am Here Where Are You

(Trost Records -- Austria )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $16.95
Price: $16.10    

In Stock

Distilling the trio of Brotzmann/Noble/Edwards into a duo, saxophonist Brotzmann and drummer Noble recorded this powerful set of free improvisations live at Ateliers Claus, Brussels on January 19th, 2013.

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

(Confront -- Great Britain )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $13.95
Price: $13.25    

In Stock

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.

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

(Nuscope -- USA )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $15.95
Price: $15.15    

In Stock

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 )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $18.95
Price: $18.00    

In Stock

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 -- UK )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $16.95
Price: $16.10    

In Stock

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 / Lovens /Malfatti / Russell: News From The Shed Butcher / Durrant / Lovens /Malfatti / Russell:
News From The Shed

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $16.95
Price: $16.10    

In Stock
Butcher / Muller / van der Schyff: Way Out Northwest Butcher / Muller / van der Schyff:
Way Out Northwest

(Drip Audio -- Canada )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $13.95
Price: $13.25    

In Stock

British saxophone phenomenon John Butcher meets Vancouver's premiere bassist Torsten Müller and drummer Dylan van der Schyff for an amazing live set at the Western Front.

Butcher / Viltard / Prevost: "All But" - Meetings with Remarkable Saxophonists -- Volume 2 Butcher / Viltard / Prevost:
"All But" - Meetings with Remarkable Saxophonists -- Volume 2

(Matchless -- Great Britain )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $18.95
Price: $18.00    

In Stock

The second volume of Eddie Prevost's 2011 series of concerts at Network Theatre, Waterloo, London meeting with remarkable saxophonists, here with John Butcher on tenor & soprano, with Guillaume Viltard on double bass.

Butcher, John / Kurzmann, Christof: The Big Misunderstanding Between Hertz and Megahertz Butcher, John / Kurzmann, Christof:
The Big Misunderstanding Between Hertz and Megahertz

(Potlatch -- France )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $18.95
Price: $18.00    

In Stock
Butcher, John / Nilssen-Love, Pal: Concentric Butcher, John / Nilssen-Love, Pal:
Concentric

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $14.95
Price: $14.20    

In Stock
Capece / Patterson: empty matter Capece / Patterson:
empty matter

(Another Timbre -- UK )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $15.95
Price: $15.15    

In Stock

Amplified objects artist Lee Patterson and reed player Lucio Capece, also on the sruti box, in 8 rich and slowly paced "empty" works that create mysterious timbral environments.

Chang / Davies / Drouin / Durrant / Patterson / Tilbury: Variable Formations Chang / Davies / Drouin / Durrant / Patterson / Tilbury:
Variable Formations

(Another Timbre -- UK )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $15.95
Price: $15.15    

In Stock

A live recording at Cafe Oto in 2013 from this sextet in an extended and dynamic piece in which the musicians develop material they had presented in small groups in the first half of the concert, mixing improvised and prepared elements.

Common Objects: John Butcher / Rhodri Davies / Lee Patterson: Live In Morden Tower Common Objects: John Butcher / Rhodri Davies / Lee Patterson:
Live In Morden Tower

(Mikroton Recordings -- Russia )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $10.00
Price: $9.50    

In Stock

Active in various formats since 2005 when The London Musicians' Collective commissioned the ensemble from electric harpist Rhodri Davies, this album with John Butcher (sax & amplifier) and Lee Patterson on amplified devices is surprisingly their first release.

  Contest of (More) Pleasures, The (Dorner / Pallandre / Butcher / Sassi / Charles):
Ulrichsberg

(Confront -- Great Britain )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $13.95
Price: $13.25    

In Stock

The forward-thinking trio The Contest of Pleasure of Axel Dorner on trumpet, John Butcher on saxophone and Xavier Charles on clarinet, is extended with (More) from Laurent Sassi and Jean-Leon Pallandre on phonographies, mixing and microphones, performing live in Ulrichsberg.

Convergence Quartet (Bynum / Einsenstadt / Hawkins / Lash): Song / Dance Convergence Quartet (Bynum / Einsenstadt / Hawkins / Lash):
Song / Dance

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $14.95
Price: $14.20    

In Stock

Cornetist Taylor Ho Bynum, drummer Harris Eisenstadt, pianist Alexander Hawkins and bassist Dominic Lash converge for 9 pieces of avant-jazz and free music.

Convergence Quartet (Taylor Ho Bynum / Alexander Hawkins / Dominic Lash / Harris Eisenstadt): Owl Ja Convergence Quartet (Taylor Ho Bynum / Alexander Hawkins / Dominic Lash / Harris Eisenstadt):
Owl Jacket [VINYL]

(NoBusiness -- Lithuania )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $23.95
Price: $22.75    

In Stock

The 4th release from the international quartet of NY cornetist Taylor Ho Bynum, Canadian drummer Harris Eisenstadt, and UK bassist Dominic Lash and pianist Alexander Hawkins, with compositions from all 4 players, including an adaptation of traditional Ghanaian & Gambian pieces.

Convergence Quartet, The: Live In Oxford Convergence Quartet, The:
Live In Oxford

(FMR -- Great Britain )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $14.95
Price: $14.20    

In Stock

The Convergence Quartet (Taylor Ho Bynum, Harris Eisenstadt, Alexander Hawkins and Dominic Lash) in their first FMR CD performing inspired modern jazz live in Oxford.

Davies / Doneda / Martin / Minton / Patterson: Midhopestones Davies / Doneda / Martin / Minton / Patterson:
Midhopestones

(Another Timbre -- UK )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $16.95
Price: $16.10    

In Stock

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

Davies, Angharad / Axel Dorner: A.D. Davies, Angharad / Axel Dorner:
A.D.

(Another Timbre -- UK )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $15.95
Price: $15.15    

In Stock

Incredible, understated improvisation from two masters of the form - Axel Dorner on trumpet and Angharad Davies on violin - in three commanding tracks of atmospheric momentum.

Davies, Angharad / Tisha Mukarji : Endspace Davies, Angharad / Tisha Mukarji :
Endspace

(Another Timbre -- UK )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $15.95
Price: $15.15    

In Stock

Violinist Andharad Davies, with releases on Absinth, Creative Sources, & Emanem, and inside pianist Tisha Mukarji in delicate yet intensely beautiful improvisations.

Davies, Hugh : Performances 1969 - 1977 Davies, Hugh :
Performances 1969 - 1977

(Another Timbre -- UK )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $16.95
Price: $16.10    

In Stock

Limited edition archive CDR of 1960's instrument inventor the late Hugh Davies, solo and with Richard Orton, to accompany the Another Timbre release "For Hugh Davies".

Deep Joy Trio: Live in Austria Deep Joy Trio:
Live in Austria

(FMR -- Great Britain )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $14.95
Price: $14.20    

In Stock

Long time associates since their Mujician days, saxophonist Paul Dunmall, bassist Paul Rogers and drummer Tony Levin are recorded live in Austria for two extended and deeply joyful improvisations.

Denyer, Frank: Music for Shakuhachi Denyer, Frank:
Music for Shakuhachi

(Another Timbre -- UK )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $16.95
Price: $16.10    

In Stock

Unprecedented music for Shakuhachi by Frank Denyer (releases on Tzadik, Mode) with Yoshikazu Iwamoto on shakuhachi and Paul Hiley joining Denyer on percussion.

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

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $15.95
Price: $15.15    

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

(psi -- Great Britain )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $16.95
Price: $16.10    

In Stock

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.

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

(Another Timbre -- UK )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $15.95
Price: $15.15    

In Stock

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.

Drouin, Jamie & Lance Austin Olsen: Sometimes We All Disappear Drouin, Jamie & Lance Austin Olsen:
Sometimes We All Disappear

(Another Timbre -- UK )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $14.95
Price: $14.20    

In Stock

A restrained electronic improvisation from the duo of Jamie Drouin on suitcase modular & portable radio, and Lance Austin Olsen on amplified objects and audio cassettes, utlitizing space, isolated and connected events, and the listener's own environment.

Dunietz / Edwards / Noble: Cousin It Dunietz / Edwards / Noble:
Cousin It

(Hopscotch Records -- USA )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $15.95
Price: $15.15    

In Stock

Israeli pianist Maya Dunietz comes together with British free improvisers John Edwards (bass) and Steve Noble (drums) for a trio record of creative and informed playing, a marvel of power and inventiveness.

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

(FMR -- Great Britain )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $14.95
Price: $14.20    

In Stock

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 / Davis / Kane: Clown Dunmall / Davis / Kane:
Clown

(FMR -- Great Britain )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $14.95
Price: $14.20    

In Stock

Saxophonist Paul Dunmall's trio recorded this playful and impressive studio album in 2001 with drummer Steven Davis and bassist Dave Kane, Dunmall also adding border bagpipes on certain pieces.

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

(FMR -- Great Britain )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $14.95
Price: $14.20    

In Stock

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 )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $14.95
Price: $14.20    

In Stock

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 / Gibbs / Rogers / Sanders: Kithara Dunmall / Gibbs / Rogers / Sanders:
Kithara

(FMR -- Great Britain )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $14.95
Price: $14.20    

In Stock

Quartet recordings from the Victoria Room in Bristol, 2010, from the remarkable grouping of Paul Dunmall on tenor sax, Phil Gibbs on guitar, Paul Rogers on 7-string bass, and Mark Sanders on drums.

Dunmall / Gibbs / Rogers: Tribute to Tony Levin Dunmall / Gibbs / Rogers:
Tribute to Tony Levin

(FMR -- Great Britain )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $14.95
Price: $14.20    

In Stock

The great, late UK drummer Tony Levin is paid tribute in an album of lovely, unique and oft eccentric compositions performed by a (drumless) trio of peers: saxophonist Paul Dunmall, guitarist Phil Gibbs, and bassist Paul Rogers.

Dunmall / Hanslip / Gibbs / Ricart: Weeping Idols Dunmall / Hanslip / Gibbs / Ricart:
Weeping Idols

(FMR -- Great Britain )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $14.95
Price: $14.20    

In Stock

A two-tenor sax/two-guitar quartet of saxophonists Paul Dunmall and Mark Hanslip and guitarists Philip Gibbs and Ed Ricart in four superb improvisations, intense interaction and complex interplay from four authoritative voices linking the UK to the US.

Dunmall / Sanders / Thomas: Descent III Dunmall / Sanders / Thomas:
Descent III

(FMR -- Great Britain )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $14.95
Price: $14.20    

In Stock

Frequent collaborators Paul Dunmall (sax) and Mark Sanders (drums) form a rare union with a pianist, Pat Thomas, for 5 excellent and intense free improvisations showcasing the talents of all 3 players.

Dunmall / Wooster / Sanders / Mapp: The Iceberg Quartet Dunmall / Wooster / Sanders / Mapp:
The Iceberg Quartet

(FMR -- Great Britain )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $14.95
Price: $14.20    

In Stock

A new quartet recording at The Lamp Tavern in Birmingham, 2011, interactive free jazz from saxophonist Paul Dunmall, trumpeter Sam Wooster, drummer Mark Sanders, and bassist Chris Mapp.

Dunmall, Paul / Mark Sanders: Pipe & Drum Dunmall, Paul / Mark Sanders:
Pipe & Drum

(FMR -- Great Britain )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $14.95
Price: $14.20    

In Stock

Two leading UK improvisers - Paul Dunmall and Mark Sanders - perform on bagpipe and drums, a rare combination taking both players into unexpected and exceptional improvisational territory.

Dunmall, Paul / Paul Rogers / Philip Gibbs: The Clouds Turned Silver Dunmall, Paul / Paul Rogers / Philip Gibbs:
The Clouds Turned Silver

(FMR -- Great Britain )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $14.95
Price: $14.20    

In Stock

A trio of frequent collaborators--Paul Dunmall on flute, soprano sax & bass clarinet, Philip Gibbs on guitar and Paul Rogers on bass--performing live at the Victoria Rooms in Briston, 2013 for four extended melodic, interactive and far-ranging free improvisations.

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

(FMR -- Great Britain )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $14.95
Price: $14.20    

In Stock

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 / Philip Gibbs / Neil Metcalfe: The Ravens Look Dunmall, Paul / Philip Gibbs / Neil Metcalfe:
The Ravens Look

(FMR -- Great Britain )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $14.95
Price: $14.20    

In Stock

Paul Dunmall performs on soprano sax along with clarinets and contra bassoon, in a give and take album with flutist Neil Metcalf and guitarist Philip Gibbs, a trio that allows space and a free melodic approach to guide their intelligent discourse.

Dunmall, Paul / Philip Gibbs / Trevor Taylor: New Atmospheres Dunmall, Paul / Philip Gibbs / Trevor Taylor:
New Atmospheres

(FMR -- Great Britain )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $14.95
Price: $14.20    

In Stock

Saxophonist & flutist Paul Dunmall continues his Atmospheres series with these 3 varied improvisations performed with Philip Gibbs on electroacoustic guitar and Trevor Taylor on acoustic and electronic percussion.

Dunmall, Paul / Philip Gibbs: Dreamworld Dunmall, Paul / Philip Gibbs:
Dreamworld

(FMR -- Great Britain )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $14.95
Price: $14.20    

In Stock

Paul Dunmall concentrates on wind instruments - flute, clarinet & bassoon - in these dreamlike duos with guitarist Philip Gibbs, beautiful and passionate music from the heart.

Dunmall, Paul / Tony Bianco: Autumn Dunmall, Paul / Tony Bianco:
Autumn

(FMR -- Great Britain )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $14.95
Price: $14.20    

In Stock

The collaboration of UK saxophonist Paul Dunmall and American ex-pat drummer Tony Bianco has at least a 15 year history, heard in these telepathic duos of free improvisation recorded at Delbury Hall, Shropshire in 2014 for 3 extended works of breathtaking playing.

Dunmall, Paul Sextet: Life in Four Parts Dunmall, Paul Sextet:
Life in Four Parts

(FMR -- Great Britain )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $14.95
Price: $14.20    

In Stock

Recorded for his 60th birthday celebrations, this all star recording includes Mike Fletcher (sax, bagpipes), Percy Pursglove (trumpet), Mike Hurley (piano/organ), Chris Mapp (bass) and Mark Sanders (drums) plus special quests Simon hall (bass trombone) and Bethan Jones (bass drum).

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

(FMR -- Great Britain )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $14.95
Price: $14.20    

In Stock

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

Feldman, Morton played by John Tilbury & Philip Thomas: Two Pianos And Other Pieces 1953-1969 [2 CDs Feldman, Morton played by John Tilbury & Philip Thomas:
Two Pianos And Other Pieces 1953-1969 [2 CDs]

(Another Timbre -- UK )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $28.95
Price: $27.50    

In Stock

"Two Pianos" is one of Morton Feldman's most experimental and radical works, performed here by John Tilbury & Philip Thomas; plus lesser known works including 'Piece for Four Pianos', 'Between Categories', 'False Relationships and the Extended Ending' and 'Two Pieces for Three Pianos'.

Fields, Scott & Jeffrey Lependorf: Everything is in the instructions Fields, Scott & Jeffrey Lependorf:
Everything is in the instructions

(Ayler -- Sweden )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $15.95
Price: $15.15    

In Stock

The beautiful and introspective duo of guitarist Scott Fields and Jeffrey Lependorf, a certified master of the shakuhachi, performing new works for guitar and shakuhachi that combine written and improvised material, lovely and intelligent music.

fORCH: Spin Networks fORCH:
Spin Networks

(psi -- Great Britain )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $25.95
Price: $24.65    

In Stock
Gaines, Will / Derek Bailey: Rappin & Tappin Gaines, Will / Derek Bailey:
Rappin & Tappin

(Incus -- UK )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $17.95
Price: $17.05    

In Stock

Free improvising guitarist Derek Bailey in duo with tap dancer Will Gaines, whose percussive dancing can be heard clearly, while Bailey plays guitar and Gaines "raps" in a sort of vaudevillian approach; a unique item even in Bailey's catalog!

Gjerstad / Edwards / Sanders: Bergen Gjerstad / Edwards / Sanders:
Bergen

(FMR -- Great Britain )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $14.95
Price: $14.20    

In Stock

Finnish free jazz master Frode Gjerstad in a trio with drummer Mark Sanders and bassist John Edwards performing live at the 2008 NattJazz Festival in Norway.

Gjerstad / Lonberg-Holm / Zerang: Sugar Maple Gjerstad / Lonberg-Holm / Zerang:
Sugar Maple

(FMR -- Great Britain )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $14.95
Price: $14.20    

In Stock

The inimitable Frode Gjerstad in a trio with some of Chicago's finest, bassist Fred Lonberg-Holm and percussionist Michael Zerang performing live at Milwaukee's Sugar Maple, 2009.

Gjerstad, Frode / Fred Lonberg-Holm: Tistel Gjerstad, Frode / Fred Lonberg-Holm:
Tistel

(FMR -- Great Britain )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $14.95
Price: $14.20    

In Stock

Perhaps Norway's most creative multi-reedist Frode Gjerstad meets Chicago cellist Fred Lonberg-Holm for a series of freely improvised duets, a remarkable dialog from two tremendous improvisers.

Gjerstad, Frode / John Stevens: Let's Just Keep Going Gjerstad, Frode / John Stevens:
Let's Just Keep Going

(FMR -- Great Britain )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $14.95
Price: $14.20    

In Stock

Norwegian saxophonist Frode Gjerstad recorded this wonderful, spirited meeting with his friend, the late, great drummer and conceptualist John Stevens in 1994.

Gjerstad, Frode / Kevin Norton / David Watson: Tipples Gjerstad, Frode / Kevin Norton / David Watson:
Tipples

(FMR -- Great Britain )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $14.95
Price: $14.20    

In Stock

Free improvising from saxophonist Frode Gjerstad and vibraphonist Kenvin Norton, recording in the same space as their previous duo CD, but with guitarist David Watson as a 3rd voice.

Gjerstad, Frode / Parker, William / Drake, Hamid: On Reade Street Gjerstad, Frode / Parker, William / Drake, Hamid:
On Reade Street

(FMR -- Great Britain )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $14.95
Price: $14.20    

In Stock

Insanely great improvisation in the 3rd recorded outing for this amazing trio, bringing Free Europe and New York Downtown players together for 3 extended compositions.

Gjerstad, Frode: The Walk Gjerstad, Frode:
The Walk

(FMR -- Great Britain )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $14.95
Price: $14.20    

In Stock

The trio of vibraphonist Kevin Norton, Frode Gjerstad on clarinets, and accordeonist Eivin One Pederson in a beautifully textural album of improvisations.

Glasgow Improvisers Orchestra & George Lewis: Artificial Life 2007 Glasgow Improvisers Orchestra & George Lewis:
Artificial Life 2007

(FMR -- Great Britain )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $14.95
Price: $14.20    

In Stock

The large Glasgow Improvisers Orchestra, led by Raymond MacDonald, met trombonist George Lewis in 2012 at CCA in Glasgow to record this two part work based on a set of instructions presented graphically, plus an extended free improvisation.

Gluck, Bob Trio: Returning Gluck, Bob Trio:
Returning

(FMR -- Great Britain )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $14.95
Price: $14.20    

In Stock

Reprising the energetic trio on his first jazz recording "Sideways", pianist/composer Bob Gluck is joined by bassist Michael Bisio and drummer/percussionist Dean Sharp for 6 original Gluck compositions.

Gluck, Bob: Something Quiet Gluck, Bob:
Something Quiet

(FMR -- Great Britain )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $11.96
Price: $11.36    

In Stock

Pianist Bob Gluck in a trio with Joe Giardullo on soprano saxophone and Christopher Dean Sullivan on bass, a delicate album that belies the "quiet" in its title.

Gratkowski / Van Hove / Oxley: GratHovOx Gratkowski / Van Hove / Oxley:
GratHovOx

(Nuscope -- USA )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $13.95
Price: $13.25    

In Stock

The first CD from 2002 by German saxophonist/clarinetist Frank Gratkowski, Belgian pianist/ accordionist Fred Van Hove, and drummer/percussionist Tony Oxley, reserved yet unrestrained free improvisation; smart dialog from three tremendous players.

Grid Mesh (Schubert/ Willers / Fischerlehner]: Coordinates Grid Mesh (Schubert/ Willers / Fischerlehner]:
Coordinates

(FMR -- Great Britain )

Blue Squid / Black Friday Sale!
Price was $14.95
Price: $14.20    

In Stock

The Grid Mesh trio performing live at The Loft in Cologne, dark and biting improv with an electroacoustic edge that shifts between playful dialog to massive walls of sound.

 

See More Items:


Best Sellers in This Category:

Bailey, Derek / Han Bennink / Evan Parker: Topographie Parisienne [4 CDs]

AMM: An Unintended Legacy [3 CDs]

Butcher, John / John Edwards / Mark Sanders: Last Dream Of The Morning

Spontaneous Music Ensemble: Karyobin (1968) [2017 REISSUE]

Taylor, Cecil / Tony Oxley: Birdland / Neuburg 2011

Dunmall, Paul / Jon Irabagon / Mark Sanders / Jim Bashford: The Rain Sessions

Evangelista, Karl (w/ Alexander Hawkins / Louis Moholo-Moholo / Trevor Watts): Apura! [2 CDs]

AMM: Spanish Fighters

Mengelberg, Misha / Peter Brotzmann / Evan Parker / Peter Bennink / Paul Rutherford / Derek Bailey /

Cardew, Cornelius / London Experimental Ensemble: Treatise

Butcher, John / Eddie Prevost: Visionary Fantasies

Van Hove, Fred / Roger Turner: The Corner

Jubileum Quartet (Leandre / Parker / Fermandez / Kaucic): A UIS ?

RED Trio w/ John Butcher: Summer Skyshift

Wolff, Christian / Eddie Prevost: Uncertain Outcomes [2 CDs]

Oliveros, Pauline / Roscoe Mitchell / John Tilbury / Wadada Leo Smith: Nessuno

Schlippenbach / Parker / Edwards / Prevost: 3 Nights at Cafe Oto

Parker, Evan / Kinetics (Anderskove / Melbye / Vestergaard): Chiasm

Bley / Koglmann / Peacock: Annette

McPhee, Joe / John Edwards / Klaus Kugel: Journey to Parazzar