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NY Improv & Downtown NY


 
Cross, Earl / Muhammad Ali / Rashied Al Akbar / Idris Ackamoor: Ascent Of The Nether Creatures [VINY Cross, Earl / Muhammad Ali / Rashied Al Akbar / Idris Ackamoor:
Ascent Of The Nether Creatures [VINYL]

(NoBusiness -- Lithuania )

Price: $23.95    

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Previously unreleased material from the quartet of trumpeter Earl Cross, saxophonist Idris Ackamoor, bassist Rashied Al Akbar, and drummer Muhammad Ali, performing live in The Netherlands in 1980, for five smoking examples of free jazz.

Crump, Stephan - Mary Halvorson (Secret Keeper): Super Eight Crump, Stephan - Mary Halvorson (Secret Keeper):
Super Eight

(Intakt -- Switzerland )

Price: $18.95    

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Brooklyn based bassist Stephan Crump (Rosetta Trio) and guitarist Mary Halvorson (MAP, Braxton, &c) perform duos recorded at Butler Plaza in Brooklyn, 2011, thoroughly modern improvisation from two of NY's finest young players.

Crump, Stephan / James Carney: Echo Run Pry Crump, Stephan / James Carney:
Echo Run Pry

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Bassist Stephan Crump (Vijay Iyer Trio) and pianist James Carney performing together in fluid duos that assimilate many musical languages and approaches.

Curado, Paulo  - O Lugar da Desordem: The Bird, the Breeze, and Mr Filiano Curado, Paulo - O Lugar da Desordem:
The Bird, the Breeze, and Mr Filiano

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Alto saxophonist and flutist Paulo Curado with New York bassist Ken Filiano and Bruno Pedroso on drums, a nuanced work from a lyrical and free power jazz trio.

Curators, The: Thank You Curators, The:
Thank You

(Engine -- USA )

Price: $13.95    

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Raw and driven improvisation from the NY trio of bassist James Ilgenfritz, saxophonist Mikko Innanen and percussionist Joe Hertenstein, three young players with both introspective and aggressive tendencies that makes for an engaging release.

Curlew: Curlew + Live at CBGB 1980 Curlew:
Curlew + Live at CBGB 1980

(DMG ARC -- USA )

Price: $16.50    

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Incredible double CD (re)issue of the first Curlew record (George Cartwright, Tom Cora, Bill Laswell, Nicky Skopelitis, Bill Bacon) with bonus cuts, and a live CD from CBGB in 1980 with Denardo Coleman on drums.

Curran, Alvin: Shofar Rags Curran, Alvin:
Shofar Rags

(Tzadik -- USA )

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Shofar, a ram horn, is the unifying sound in these experimental compositions performed by Alvin Curran, who also uses electronics, in a NY quartet with Arnold Dreyblatt (accordion), William Winant (large tam tam), Michael Riessler (clarinet).

Cymerman / Wooley / Evans / Bauder: Sky Burial Cymerman / Wooley / Evans / Bauder:
Sky Burial

(5049 Records -- USA )

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The first recording of composer Jeremiah Cymerman's Amplified Quartet featuring trumpeters Nate Wooley & Peter Evans and saxophonist Matt Bauder, recorded during a three day residency at Brooklyn's Roulette in the summer of 2012.

Cymerman, Jeremiah  / Christopher Hoffmann / Brian Chase: Pale Horse Cymerman, Jeremiah / Christopher Hoffmann / Brian Chase:
Pale Horse

(5049 Records -- USA )

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Two works for clarinet (Jeremiah Cymerman), cello (Christopher Hoffmann) and drums (Brian Chase), building dark intertwining structures that create the illusion of electronics out of acoustics sources in a phantasmal and encompassing audio journey.

Cymerman, Jeremiah / Evan Parker / Nate Wooley: World of Objects Cymerman, Jeremiah / Evan Parker / Nate Wooley:
World of Objects

(5049 Records -- USA )

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The trio of Evan Parker on tenor & soprano sax, Jeremiah Cymerman on clarinet & electronics, and Nate Wooley on trumpet, performing live at The Stone, NYC in 2013 in a remarkable concert intensified by Cymerman's studio processing to emphasize aspects of the performance.

Cymerman, Jeremiah: Purification / Dissolution Cymerman, Jeremiah:
Purification / Dissolution

(5049 Records -- USA )

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Clarinetist Jeremiah Cymerman's solo work with clarinet, electronics and amplifier is a dark and aggressive work that mutates the potential of the single reed into a monstrous instrument of surprising properties.

D'Amato's Royal Society, Nicholas: Nillius In Verba  <i>[Used Item]</i> D'Amato's Royal Society, Nicholas:
Nillius In Verba [Used Item]

(Buckyball -- USA )

Price: $6.00    

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D'Angelo, Andrew: Skadra Degis D'Angelo, Andrew:
Skadra Degis

(Skirl -- USA )

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Improviser and composer, saxophonist D'Angleo pays tribute to the inspirations of his youth in passionate modern jazz, with drummer Jim Black and bassist Trevor Dunn.

DJ Spooky: Dubtometry DJ Spooky:
Dubtometry

(Thirsty Ear -- USA )

Price: $14.95    

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Dalachinsky, Steve / Joelle Leandre: The Bill Has Been Paid Dalachinsky, Steve / Joelle Leandre:
The Bill Has Been Paid

(Dark Tree Records -- France )

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New York poet Steve Dalachinsky, indelibly linked to the creative Downtown NY jazz scene, in duos with French double bass player, improviser and composer Joelle Leandre, recorded live at Rogueart in Paris, May 2012.

Daniel's, Ted Energy Module (feat. Oliver Lake and Daniel Carter): Innerconnection [VINYL 2 LPs] Daniel's, Ted Energy Module (feat. Oliver Lake and Daniel Carter):
Innerconnection [VINYL 2 LPs]

(NoBusiness -- Lithuania )

Price: $33.95    

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Trumpeter Ted Daniel's Energy Module with Daniel Carter, Oliver Lake, Richard Pierce and Tatsuya Nakamura, a post-bop free improvising quintet from the mid-70s, here in an unreleased studio session showing raw power and superb playing.

Daniel's, Ted Energy Module (feat. Oliver Lake and Daniel Carter): Innerconnection [2 CDs] Daniel's, Ted Energy Module (feat. Oliver Lake and Daniel Carter):
Innerconnection [2 CDs]

(NoBusiness -- Lithuania )

Price: $20.95    

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Trumpeter Ted Daniel's Energy Module with Daniel Carter, Oliver Lake, Richard Pierce and Tatsuya Nakamura, a post-bop free improvising quintet from the mid-70s, here in an unreleased studio session showing raw power and superb playing.

Danziger, Raquy: Dust Danziger, Raquy:
Dust

(self-released -- USA )

Price: $12.45    

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Davidson, Scott with Shipp / Shorter / Bisio / Dickey: Dreamland Davidson, Scott with Shipp / Shorter / Bisio / Dickey:
Dreamland

(NO LABEL -- USA )

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Percussionist Scott Davidson, whose music is informed by jazz, classical Indian and Middle Eastern music, teamed up with pianist Matthew Shipp, bassist Michael Bisio, drummer Whit Dickey and reedist Lloyd Shorter for this album of world encompassing and rhythmic jazz.

Davis, Kris Infrasound (w/ Goldberg / Noriega / Badenhorst / Bishop / Radley / Versace / Black): Sav Davis, Kris Infrasound (w/ Goldberg / Noriega / Badenhorst / Bishop / Radley / Versace / Black):
Save Your Breath

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

Price: $14.95    

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A superb octet including pianist and leader Kris Davis providing innovative compositions, with the powerful support of Ben Goldberg, Oscar Noriega, Joachim Badenhorst & Andrew Bishop on reeds, Nate Radley on guitar, Gary Versace on organ, and Jim Black on drums.

Davis, Kris Trio: Waiting For You To Grow Davis, Kris Trio:
Waiting For You To Grow

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Pianist Kris Davis' 2nd trio record with John Hebert on bass and Tom Rainey on drums, balancing melodic playing and traditional forms with modern approaches in an album influenced by her pregnancy and imminent childbirth.

Davis, Kris: Aeriol Piano Davis, Kris:
Aeriol Piano

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

Price: $14.95    

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The debut solo CD from in-demand pianist Kris Davis (Paradoxical Frog, Novela, Good Citizen, Anti-House), an absorbing and innovative album of original numbers and standards played inside and out of the piano.

De Looze, Bram  (D Looze / St-Louis / Levin / Van Hemmen / Van Der Werf / Verheyen / Ullmann): Septy De Looze, Bram (D Looze / St-Louis / Levin / Van Hemmen / Van Der Werf / Verheyen / Ullmann):
Septych

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Young Belgian pianist & composer Bram De Looze in a new Septych (septet) orchestrated with two cellos, three horns, piano and drums from a tremendous set of players: Daniel Levin, Gebhard Ullmann, Robin Verheyen, Lester St-Louis, Bo Van Der Werf and Flin Van Hemmen.

Hideki, Kato; Mori, Ikue; Frith, Fred: Death Ambient Hideki, Kato; Mori, Ikue; Frith, Fred:
Death Ambient

(Tzadik -- USA )

Price: $14.45    

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Declared Enemy (Shipp / Mateen / Parker / Cleaver / Lavant): Salute To 100001 Stars: A Tribute To Je Declared Enemy (Shipp / Mateen / Parker / Cleaver / Lavant):
Salute To 100001 Stars: A Tribute To Jean Genet

(RogueArt -- France )

Price: $15.95    

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Decoy & Joe McPhee: Oto Decoy & Joe McPhee:
Oto

(Bo Weavil Recordings -- Great Britain )

Price: $15.26    

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The Decoy trio of organist Alexander Hawkins, double-bassist John Edwards and drummer Steve Noble are joined by NY saxophonist Joe McPhee to perform 3 wild improvisations at London's Cafe Oto.

Decoy with Joe Mcphee: Spontaneous Combustion [2 CDs] Decoy with Joe Mcphee:
Spontaneous Combustion [2 CDs]

(Otoroku -- Great Britain )

Price: $16.95    

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A 2 CD issue of the 2013 LP with 78 additional minutes, from the two day residency at UK's Cafe Oto of Decoy (bassist John Edwards, Alexander Hawkins on Hammond B3, and drummer Steve Nobles) with special guest Joe McPhee on pocket trumpet and alto sax.

Deerhoof & Marc Ribot's Ceramic Dog: Split 7-inch [VINYL 7-inch] [RSD RELEASE] Deerhoof & Marc Ribot's Ceramic Dog:
Split 7-inch [VINYL 7-inch] [RSD RELEASE]

(Northern Spy -- USA )

Price: $11.95    

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A Record Store Day Release, a split 7" with Marc Ribot's Ceramic Dog (Ribot/Ismaily/Smith) on one side, and Deerfhoof with Marc Ribot on the other side.

Di Domenico, Giovanni  / Peter Jacquemyn / Chris Corsano: A Little Off The Top [VINYL] Di Domenico, Giovanni / Peter Jacquemyn / Chris Corsano:
A Little Off The Top [VINYL]

(NoBusiness -- Lithuania )

Price: $23.95    

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A limited LP from the trio of European improvisers Giovanni Di Domenico on piano and Peter Jacquemyn on double bass with American drummer Chris Corsano, recording in the studio in Belgium, 2013, for 3 free improvisations of dexterous and expressive playing.

Dick, Robert: Our Cells Know Dick, Robert:
Our Cells Know

(Tzadik -- USA )

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Using multiphonics, percussive effects, circular breathing and other extended approaches to the contrabass flute, composer/performer/improviser Robert Dick releases a mesmerizing album of improvisations, breaking new terrain by letting the largest of flutes lead his muse.

Dickey, Whit / Kirk Knuffke: Fierce Silence Dickey, Whit / Kirk Knuffke:
Fierce Silence

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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The NY duo of Whit Dickey on drums and Kirk Knuffke on cornet, in Dickey's first published recording in a decade, using a slow pulse and space in sophisticated dialogs and ballads that avail finesse and economical approaches that rely on the incredible skills of both players.

Dickey, Whit: In a Heartbeat Dickey, Whit:
In a Heartbeat

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

Price: $14.95    

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Digital Primitives (Cooper-Moore / Tsahar / Taylor) : Hum Crackle Pop Digital Primitives (Cooper-Moore / Tsahar / Taylor) :
Hum Crackle Pop

(Hopscotch Records -- USA )

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The 2nd Digital Primitives release (Cooper-Moore, Asif Tsahar, Chad Taylor) digs in deep to fuse a new sound from blues, folk, jazz & funk, with accents from the music's African antecedents.

Digital Primitives: Lipsomuch & Soul Searchin' [2 CDs] Digital Primitives:
Lipsomuch & Soul Searchin' [2 CDs]

(Hopscotch Records -- USA )

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The trio of saxophonist Assif Tsahar, drummer Chad Taylor and multi-instrumentalist Cooper-Moore in the 3rd Digital Primitives release, rhythmic and soulful improvisation with an inventive New York attitude.

Dijkstra, Jorrit: Pillow Circles Dijkstra, Jorrit:
Pillow Circles

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Saxophonist Dijkstra in compositions commissioned from the North Sea Jazz Festival 2009, 9 works written for Henry Threadgill, George Lewis, Fred Frith, &c.

Dixon Orchestra, Bill: 17 Musicians In Search of a Sound: Darfur Dixon Orchestra, Bill:
17 Musicians In Search of a Sound: Darfur

(Aum Fidelity -- USA )

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Legendary trumpeter, composer and educator Bill Dixon in a 17 piece orchestra playing original compositions live at the 12th Vision Festival in New York City.

Dixon, Bill: Envoi Dixon, Bill:
Envoi

(Les Disques Victo -- Canada )

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The late trumpeter Bill Dixon's final performance at the 2011 Victo Festival, performing with and directing an incredible group including Taylor Ho Bynum, Rob Mazurek, Stephen Haynes, Graham Haynes, &c. &c.

Dixon, Bill: Tapestries for Small Orchestra Dixon, Bill:
Tapestries for Small Orchestra

(Firehouse 12 Records -- USA )

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Double CD and DVD release of Bill Dixon's amazing small orchestra with Taylor Ho Bynum, Rob Mazurek, Michel Cote, Warren Smith, Ken Filiano, Stephen Haynes, &c.

Dollshot: Dollshot Dollshot:
Dollshot

(Underwolf -- USA )

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An unusual and thickly strung album bridging dark rock and improvised music from saxophonist Noah Kaplan, bassist and prepared bassis Giacomo Merega, bassist and prepared painist Wes Matthews, and vocalist Rosalie Kaplan.

Doran, Christy: In The Corner Of The Eye Doran, Christy:
In The Corner Of The Eye

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

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Irish guitarist Christy Doran in a quintet with NY Downtown stars Hank Roberts (cello) and Marty Ehrlich (reeds), UK legend Ray Anderson (trombone) and Swiss sax master Urs Leimgruber, in recordings from 1989-1991 showing incredible melodic, technical and creative skills.

Dorgon / Cromwell, Laura: Providence Dorgon / Cromwell, Laura:
Providence

(Gutbrain Records -- USA )

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Dorgon and Laura Cromwell: MAR Dorgon and Laura Cromwell:
MAR

(Jumbo -- USA )

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Dorgon and Laura Cromwell: upsidedowncross Dorgon and Laura Cromwell:
upsidedowncross

(Jumbo -- USA )

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Dorgon vs DJ$shot: Dorgonix Dorgon vs DJ$shot:
Dorgonix

(Jumbo -- USA )

Price: $11.95    

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Dorgon: Dorgon y Su Grupo Dorgon:
Dorgon y Su Grupo

(Jumbo -- USA )

Price: $12.95    

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Dorgon: Erection + Wreckage Dorgon:
Erection + Wreckage

(Jumbo -- USA )

Price: $11.95    

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Dorgon: IIII Dorgon:
IIII

(Jumbo -- USA )

Price: $12.95    

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Douglas, Dave : A Single Sky Douglas, Dave :
A Single Sky

(Greenleaf Music -- USA )

Price: $15.95    

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Dave Douglas with the Frankfurt Radio Big Band in three compositions, large scale works orchestrated in collaboration with arranger/conductor Jim McNeely.

Douglas, Dave High Risk: Dark Territory [VINYL] - Record Store Day Release Douglas, Dave High Risk:
Dark Territory [VINYL] - Record Store Day Release

(Greenleaf Music -- USA )

Price: $23.95    

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A collection of new music from the creative electronic-inspired ensemble High Risk headed by NY trumpeter Dave Douglas, exploring the intersection of creative improvisation and modern electronic music production in lyrical and unexpected ways.

Douglas, Dave High Risk: Dark Territory Douglas, Dave High Risk:
Dark Territory

(Greenleaf Music -- USA )

Price: $12.56    

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Electronic-inspired ensemble High Risk with Dave Douglas on trumpet, Jonathan Maron on bass, Mark Guiliana on drums and Shigeto on electronics, exploring the intersection of creative improvisation and modern electronic music production in persuasively rhythmic music.

Douglas, Dave Tiny Bell Trio: Constellations Douglas, Dave Tiny Bell Trio:
Constellations

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

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A much-needed reissue of Dave Douglas's Tiny Bell Trio with guitarist Brad Shepik and drummer Jim Black, a remarkably telepathic group recorded mid-tour after 3 years working together.

Drake, Hamid / Bindu: Blissful Drake, Hamid / Bindu:
Blissful

(RogueArt -- France )

Price: $15.95    

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Drake & Bindu brings the rhythmic world of Drake, William Parker and Josh Abrams together with Joe Morris and Dee Alexander on works based on Ramprasad poems.

Drake, Hamid / Tsahar, Assif: Live at Glenn Miller Cafe: Soul Bodies Volume 2 Drake, Hamid / Tsahar, Assif:
Live at Glenn Miller Cafe: Soul Bodies Volume 2

(Ayler -- Sweden )

Price: $16.95    

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The Dreamers - Zorn, John: Ipos: The Book Of Angels Vol. 14 The Dreamers - Zorn, John:
Ipos: The Book Of Angels Vol. 14

(Tzadik -- USA )

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10 new compositions from John Zorn's Book of Angels featuring the same band from "The Dreamers" & "O'o", seductive music drawing on exotica, surf, world music, latin jazz, rock, film music and more.

Dresser, Mark / Fred Frith / Ikue Mori: Later... Dresser, Mark / Fred Frith / Ikue Mori:
Later...

(Les Disques Victo -- Canada )

Price: $15.95    

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Dresser, Mark & Gerry Hemingway & Assif Tsahar: Code Re(a)d Dresser, Mark & Gerry Hemingway & Assif Tsahar:
Code Re(a)d

(Hopscotch Records -- USA )

Price: $14.95    

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A live recording from Levontin 7 of the hard blowing and free flowing trio of Assif Tsahar (tenor sax and percussion), Mark Dresser (double bass) and Gerry Hemingway (drums, percussion).

Dresser, Mark / Denman Maroney : Duologues Dresser, Mark / Denman Maroney :
Duologues

(Les Disques Victo -- Canada )

Price: $15.95    

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Great duo set from bassist Dresser and "hyperpiano" (read: heavily prepared) player Maroney.

Dresser, Mark Quintet: Nourishments Dresser, Mark Quintet:
Nourishments

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

Price: $15.95    

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Double bassist Mark Dresser's first Quintet album in almost 20 years, innovative modern jazz from the impressive ensemble of Rudresh Mahanthappa (saxophone), Michael Dessen (trombone), Denman Maroney (hyperpiano), and Tom Rainey or Michael Sarin (drums).

Dresser, Mark: Unveil Dresser, Mark:
Unveil

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

Price: $14.95    

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Drye, Brian: Bizingas Drye, Brian:
Bizingas

(NCM East -- USA )

Price: $5.00    

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The debut album by trombonist Brian Drye, with cornetist Kirk Knuffke, drummer Ches Smith and guitarist Jonathan Goldberger, an album of drive and imagination in modern NY style.



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