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NY Improv & Downtown NY
 
Eskelin, Ellery / Andrea Parkins / Jim Black: One Great Day Eskelin, Ellery / Andrea Parkins / Jim Black:
One Great Day

(hatOLOGY -- Switzerland )

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The great trio of tenor saxophonist Ellery Eskelin, accordion/sampler Andrea Parkins and drummer Jim Black in a reissue of their excellent 1996 recording live from at Forum, Wuppertal/Germany.

Eskelin, Ellery / Gerry Hemingway: Inbetween Spaces Eskelin, Ellery / Gerry Hemingway:
Inbetween Spaces

(Auricle -- USA )

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Drummer Gerry Hemingway and saxophonist Ellery Eskelin have been performing improvised duo music for some years, here beautifully recorded in 6 studio improvisations.

Eskelin, Ellery / Parkins, Andrea / Black, Jim: One Great Night...Live Eskelin, Ellery / Parkins, Andrea / Black, Jim:
One Great Night...Live

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

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A live concert recording at Towson University, Baltimore in 2007 from this trio whose years together have made them a seamless ensemble with amazing dexterity and sound.

Eskelin, Ellery Trio (w/ Gary Versace / Gerry Hemingway): Willisau Live Eskelin, Ellery Trio (w/ Gary Versace / Gerry Hemingway):
Willisau Live

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

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2015 recordings of tenor saxophonist Ellery Eskelin's trio with Gary Versace on organ and Gerry Hemingway on drums, an ebullient set live at the Jazz Festival in Willisau, Switzerland, sequencing Count Basie, Victor Young, Ernie Burnett, and Thelonious Monk tunes.

Eskelin, Ellery: Solo Live At Snugs Eskelin, Ellery:
Solo Live At Snugs

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

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Ellery Eskelin performing solo on tenor saxophone at 61 Local in Brooklyn, NY, four original compositions, personal and distinctive improvisation like listening to tales from a well seasoned and adept traveler.

Evans / Pluta / Altieri: sum and difference Evans / Pluta / Altieri:
sum and difference

(Carrier Records -- USA )

Price: $7.00    

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An album of collaborative improvisational compositions for laptop and acoustic instrument, developed between laptop artist Sam Pluta, trumpeter Peter Evans and violinist Jim Altieri.

Evans, Charles / Liebman / Marino / Stabinsky: On Beauty Evans, Charles / Liebman / Marino / Stabinsky:
On Beauty

(More Is More -- USA )

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NY baritone saxophonist Charles Evans wrote this through-composed 9 part work for soprano saxophone great David Liebman, who joins Evans in a quartet with pianist Ron Stabinsky and bassist Tony Marino, performing a chamber jazz work of strong melody and subtle allure.

Evans, Charles with Liebman / Marino / Stabinsky: Subliminal Leaps Evans, Charles with Liebman / Marino / Stabinsky:
Subliminal Leaps

(More Is More -- USA )

Price: $9.60    

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A composition written for collaboration between Charles Evans and David Liebman, an unusual pairing of soprano and baritone saxophones, in a quartet with pianist Ron Stabinsky and bassist Tony Marino.

Evans, Charles: Ballads Evans, Charles:
Ballads

(Hot Cup Records -- USA )

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Baritone saxophonist Charles Evans artfully navigates seven ballads, from standard pieces such as "Body and Soul" and "Chelsea Bridge" to 2 original compositions, in a band with Moppa Elliott (bass), Eli Hludzik (drums), Neil Shah (piano), and Eric Dutko (guitar).

Evans, Peter / Blancarte, Tom: [sparks] Evans, Peter / Blancarte, Tom:
[sparks]

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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NYC trumpeter Peter Evans and bassist Tom Blancarte play very experimental improvisation pushing the boundries, density and speed of free improv interaction.

Evans, Peter / John Hebert / Kassa Overall: Zebulon Evans, Peter / John Hebert / Kassa Overall:
Zebulon

(More Is More -- USA )

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A 78 minute live album of trio music from trumpeter Peter Evan's PE Trio with John Hebert on bass and Kassa Overall on drums, emphasizing collective interaction on a variety of loose and precise frameworks.

Evans, Peter / Nate Wooley: High Society Evans, Peter / Nate Wooley:
High Society

(Carrier Records -- USA )

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Two of NY's farthest reaching players - Peter Evans & Nate Wooley - both on amplified trumpet for an album crossing electroacoustic and improvisatory worlds in raw and exhiliarating abstraction.

Evans, Peter / Tim Dahl / Mike Pride: Pulverize The Sound Evans, Peter / Tim Dahl / Mike Pride:
Pulverize The Sound

(Relative Pitch -- USA )

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The trio of trumpeter Peter Evans, electric bassist Tim Dahl, and drummer/percussionist Mike Pride have played together since 2010, crossing the boundaries of improvisation, composition and rock in dynamic genre-defying music intended to be played loud.

Evans, Peter Quartet: ! Evans, Peter Quartet:
!

(Firehouse 12 Records -- USA )

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NY trumpeter Evans' 1st recording as a leader with guitarist Brandon Seabrook, bassist Tom Blancarte & drummer Kevin Shea, mixing 50-60's jazz and noise in wild and kinetic free improv.

Evans, Peter Quartet: Live in Lisbon Evans, Peter Quartet:
Live in Lisbon

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Trumpeter Evan's Quartet with Ricardo Gallo, Tom Blancarte and Kevin Shea at the 2009 Jazz em Agosto Festival brilliantly restructuring jazz standards into collective compositions.

Evans, Peter Quintet: Destination: Void Evans, Peter Quintet:
Destination: Void

(More Is More -- USA )

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The second release from NY trumpeter Peter Evans Quintet with Ron Stabinsky on piano, Tom Blancarte on bass, Sam Pluta on live electronics, and Jim Black on drums, an epic and amazingly sophisticated album based on Frank Herbert's novel of the same name.

Evans, Peter: nature/culture Evans, Peter:
nature/culture

(psi -- Great Britain )

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A sequel to his highly-acclaimed 1st solo trumpet CD "More is More", demonstrating extreme creative and technical skills in studio and concert settings.

Exuberance: Live at Vision Festival Exuberance:
Live at Vision Festival

(Ayler Records -- Sweden )

Price: $18.00    

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Zorn, John: 50Th Birthday Celebration - Volume 10 - Eye / Zorn Zorn, John:
50Th Birthday Celebration - Volume 10 - Eye / Zorn

(Tzadik -- USA )

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Fasteau, Kali Z (with Jordan / Rozie / Parran / McBee): Piano Rapture Fasteau, Kali Z (with Jordan / Rozie / Parran / McBee):
Piano Rapture

(Flying Note -- USA )

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New York pianist Kali Z. Fasteau in a quintet with L. Mixashawn Rozie on sax, flute, and djembe, Kidd Jordan on tenor sax, J.D. Parran on flute and clarinet, and Ron McBee on percussion, a beautiful journey in jazz that borrows from the past while looking to the future.

Fasteau, Kali. Z / Kidd Jordan / L.M. Rozie: Intuit Fasteau, Kali. Z / Kidd Jordan / L.M. Rozie:
Intuit

(Flying Note -- USA )

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If any artist deserves the moniker "world music" it's Kali Z. Fasteau, who embraces a wide set of instruments with both seriousness and wonder, performing here on drum set, nai flute, viola, mizmar, aquasonic, and voice, alongside Kidd Jordan (sax) and L. Mixashawn Rozie (winds).

Fasteau, Kali. Z.: An Alternate Universe Fasteau, Kali. Z.:
An Alternate Universe

(Flying Note -- USA )

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The trio of multi-wind player Kali Fasteau, bassist William Parker, and drummer Cindy Blackman in an album of collective improvisation with a global scope and profound intensity.

Fasteau, Kali. Z.: Prophecy: The Whale And The Elephant Trade Notes On The State Of The World Fasteau, Kali. Z.:
Prophecy: The Whale And The Elephant Trade Notes On The State Of The World

(Flying Note -- USA )

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Flying Note Records reissues with new artwork multi-instrumentalist Kali Fasteau's 1993 impressive world jazz release with Willliam Parker, Ronnie Burrage, Ron McBee, &c.

Fasteau, Kali: Animal Grace: Live in Harlem with Louis Moholo-Moholo Fasteau, Kali:
Animal Grace: Live in Harlem with Louis Moholo-Moholo

(Flying Note -- USA )

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Live recordings from Big Apple Jazzspace and the Uncool Festival of Jazz performing with drummer Louis Moholo-Moholo plus Bobby Few, Wayne Dockery and Steve McCraven.

Fasteau, Kali: Vivid Fasteau, Kali:
Vivid

(Flying Note -- USA )

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Vivid improvisational colors are explored by saxophonist Fasteau with William Parker, Hamid Drake, Joe McPhee, Sabir Matten and Ron McBee, from live performances in Chicago, Guelph, and NY.

Fasteau, Kali: Worlds Beyond Words Fasteau, Kali:
Worlds Beyond Words

(Flying Note -- USA )

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Fasteau's own Flying Note Records 1st release, a spiritual and far-reaching set of recordings embracing jazz and world music, with guests Rashied Ali, Bob Cunningham, &c.

Fei, James / Hideki, Kato: Sieves Fei, James / Hideki, Kato:
Sieves

(Improvised Music From Japan -- Japan )

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Feldman / Caine / Cohen / Baron: Secrets Feldman / Caine / Cohen / Baron:
Secrets

(Tzadik -- USA )

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Debut CD by this new quartet performing the spiritual compositions of Hassidic dynasties of Lubavitch, a rich catalog of music passed down for centuries by oral tradition.

Fernandez, Agusti & Peter Kowald : Sea of Lead Fernandez, Agusti & Peter Kowald :
Sea of Lead

(Hopscotch Records -- USA )

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The duo of late bassist Peter Kowald and inside-and-out pianist Agusti Fernandez in a set of extraordinary energetical, rhythmic and irrepressible improvisations.

Fester (Ali / Grollman): Sip and Bite Fester (Ali / Grollman):
Sip and Bite

(Prom Night Records -- USA )

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Fester is the duo of Brooklyn bassist Sean Ali and Manhattan drummer David Grollman, using extended and unusual techniques to create mesmerizing and riveting improvisations, here in 19 short works.

Fiedler, Joe Trio: Plays the Music of Albert Mangelsdorff Fiedler, Joe Trio:
Plays the Music of Albert Mangelsdorff

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Fieldwork: Door Fieldwork:
Door

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

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The NY trio of Steve Lehman, Vijay Iyer and new drummer Tyshawn Sorey in their 3rd Pi release, with wide influences from M-Base, Ornette Coleman, Art Ensemble, &c.

Fieldwork: Simulated Progress Fieldwork:
Simulated Progress

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

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Fier, Anton: Dreamspeed/Blindlight 1992-1994 [REISSUE, 2 CDs] Fier, Anton:
Dreamspeed/Blindlight 1992-1994 [REISSUE, 2 CDs]

(Tzadik -- USA )

Price: $13.94    

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Filiano, Ken & Quantum Entanglements: Dreams From a Clown Car Filiano, Ken & Quantum Entanglements:
Dreams From a Clown Car

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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The debut release of bassist Ken Filiano's quartet, Quantum Entanglements, with Michael Attias, Tony Malaby and Michael T.A. Thompson, playing all Filiano original compositions.

Finlayson, Jonathan & Sicilian Defense: Moment and the Message Finlayson, Jonathan & Sicilian Defense:
Moment and the Message

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

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A member of alto saxophonist Steve Coleman's band Five Elements, this is the debut album from a trumpeter widely admired for his ability to tackle cutting-edge musical concepts with confidence and great skill.

Five Dollar Ferrari (Henkel / Carlson): F$F! Five Dollar Ferrari (Henkel / Carlson):
F$F!

(Prom Night Records -- USA )

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One composition each from Downtown NY guitarist Dustin Carlson and trumpeter Brad Henkel, building works that use minimal development, advanced techniques, and spoken word that yields surprising and cathartic performances.

Flaherty, Paul & Randall Colbourne: Ironic Havoc Flaherty, Paul & Randall Colbourne:
Ironic Havoc

(Relative Pitch -- USA )

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For more than 25 years the duo of saxophonist Paul Flaherty and drummer Randall Colbourne have performed as a duo, here captured in the studio for six tracks of exceptional and telepathic free improvisation.

Flow Trio (Belogenis / Morris / Downs): Rejuvenation Flow Trio (Belogenis / Morris / Downs):
Rejuvenation

(ESP -- USA )

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The first studio release for the trio of tenor saxophonist Louis Belogenis, bassist Joe Morris and drummer Charles Downs, profound NY free improvisation.

Flow Trio: Set Theory, Live at the Stone Flow Trio:
Set Theory, Live at the Stone

(Ayler -- Sweden )

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Live recordings from NYC's Stone of the trio of saxophonist Louie Belogenis, bassist Joe Morris, and drummer Charles Downs, excellent free-flowing jazz from three masterful players.

Zorn, John: Forro Zinho Ñ Forro In The Dark Plays Zorn Zorn, John:
Forro Zinho Ñ Forro In The Dark Plays Zorn

(Tzadik -- USA )

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Forro is a NY East Village rock ensemble that reinterprets forro--traditional Brazilian folk music--using modern Downtown language, here taking on the compositions of John Zorn in rhythmically rich melodic approaches that's equal parts tribute and collaboration.

Forsyth, Chris: Kenzo Deluxe Forsyth, Chris:
Kenzo Deluxe

(Northern Spy -- USA )

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Peeesseye guitarist Chris Forsyth in a solo release crossing the vernaculars of country and blues with open-ended and experimental approaches, five rewarding and listenable tracks recorded in the studio.

Fox, Danny: Wide Eyed [VINYL] Fox, Danny:
Wide Eyed [VINYL]

(Hot Cup Records -- USA )

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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.

Fox, Danny: Wide Eyed Fox, Danny:
Wide Eyed

(Hot Cup Records -- USA )

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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.

Fraser, Nick (feat. Tony Malaby and Kris Davis): Too Many Continents Fraser, Nick (feat. Tony Malaby and Kris Davis):
Too Many Continents

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Toronto drummer and composer Nick Fraser in a superb trio with saxophonist Tony Malaby and pianist Kris Davis, performing Fraser originals that merge free improvisation, jazz and avant compositional approaches with astonishing solos from all three.

Fraser, Nick: Towns and Villages Fraser, Nick:
Towns and Villages

(Barnyard -- Canada )

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A quartet session of composition and improvisation headed by drummer Nick Fraser with Tony Malaby (sax), Andrew Downing (cello) and Rob Clutton (bass), exploring the essence of freedom and abstraction in contemporary jazz.

Free103point9: Audio Dispatch 01 Free103point9:
Audio Dispatch 01

(free103.9 -- USA )

Price: $7.95    

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Free103point9: Audio Dispatch 02: Constructive Engagement Free103point9:
Audio Dispatch 02: Constructive Engagement

(free103.9 -- USA )

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Free103point9: Audio Dispatch 03: Sprung Free103point9:
Audio Dispatch 03: Sprung

(free103.9 -- USA )

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Free103point9: Audio Dispatch 04: From Pieces Free103point9:
Audio Dispatch 04: From Pieces

(free103.9 -- USA )

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Free103point9: Audio Dispatch 08: Radio Action I Free103point9:
Audio Dispatch 08: Radio Action I

(free103.9 -- USA )

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Friedlander, Erik: Volac: Book Of Angels Volume 8 Friedlander, Erik:
Volac: Book Of Angels Volume 8

(Tzadik -- USA )

Price: $13.95    

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Cellist Erik Friedlander provides the 8th in this series of interpretations of the Masada songbook, a lovely and technically remarkable set of music.

Frisell, Bill: Silent Comedy Frisell, Bill:
Silent Comedy

(Tzadik -- USA )

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A remarkable solo guitar CD from Bill Frisell, filled with complex harmonies, bizarre voicings, rich orchestral sonorities, intense screams, delicate phrasing, wild noises and an incredible simultaneity.

Frith, Fred / Zorn, John: The Art of Memory II Frith, Fred / Zorn, John:
The Art of Memory II

(Recommended Records -- USA )

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Idiosyncratic improvisation with a strange set of tools from two master musicians, fascinating recordings from 1983-85 in the blossoming downtown NY scene.

Frith, Fred / Zorn, John: The Art of Memory Frith, Fred / Zorn, John:
The Art of Memory

(Incus -- Great Britain )

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The original incredible duet of alto saxophonist John Zorn and guitarist Fred Frith in live duets of amazing strength and communication, awe inspiring improvisation.

Frith, Fred Guitar Quartet / Didkovsky, Frith / Lussier, Stewart: Ayaya Moses Frith, Fred Guitar Quartet / Didkovsky, Frith / Lussier, Stewart:
Ayaya Moses

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

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Fred Frith's leads a quartet of electric guitars (Rene Lussier, Nick Didkovsky, Mark Stewart) through 10 different journeys that explores the dynamic potential of this unique group composition.

Frith, Fred: Allies Frith, Fred:
Allies

(Recommended Records -- Great Britain )

Price: $12.00    

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Fujii / Tamura / Sharp / Kato: In the Tank Fujii / Tamura / Sharp / Kato:
In the Tank

(Libra -- Japan )

Price: $13.00    

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Fujii Trio, Satoko : Illusion Suite Fujii Trio, Satoko :
Illusion Suite

(Libra -- Japan )

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The Satoko Fujii Trio with Mark Dresser and Jim Black in their 6th release, a bold risk-taking group with deep communication and incredible performances.

Fujii Trio, Satoko : Trace A River Fujii Trio, Satoko :
Trace A River

(Libra -- Japan )

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Satoko Fujii's excellent trio with Mark Dresser on bass and Jim Black on drums: spiritous, technically impressive, melodically and conceptually adventurous music not to miss!



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