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PI Recordings
 
Abrams, Muhal Richard : SoundDance Abrams, Muhal Richard :
SoundDance

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

Price: $15.95

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A double CD of pianist Muhal Richard Abrams, the first in duo with saxophonist Fred Anderson, and the second with trombonist George Lewis, also on laptop, celebrating Abram's 80th birthday!

Abrams, Muhal Richard / Lewis, George / Mitchell, Roscoe: Streaming Abrams, Muhal Richard / Lewis, George / Mitchell, Roscoe:
Streaming

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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Abrams, Muhal Richard: Vision Towards Essence Abrams, Muhal Richard:
Vision Towards Essence

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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Art Ensemble of Chicago: [sirius calling] Art Ensemble of Chicago:
[sirius calling]

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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Art Ensemble of Chicago: Non-Cognitive Aspects of the City:  Live at Iridium [2 CDs] Art Ensemble of Chicago:
Non-Cognitive Aspects of the City: Live at Iridium [2 CDs]

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

Price: $18.95

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Art Ensemble of Chicago: The Meeting Art Ensemble of Chicago:
The Meeting

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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Coleman, Steve & Five Elements: Functional Arrhythmias Coleman, Steve & Five Elements:
Functional Arrhythmias

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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Alto saxophonist Steve Coleman takes his long-standing M-Base band Five Elements ongoing study into patterns found in nature in an album of music reflecting the irrational rhythms found in healthy human heartbeat patterns.

Coleman, Steve and Five Elements: Harvesting Semblances and Affinities Coleman, Steve and Five Elements:
Harvesting Semblances and Affinities

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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Saxophonist Coleman's 1st US label release in 9 years, 6 original compositions of complex, constantly shifting rhythms that convey a fundamental sense of groove from his 6 piece band.

Coleman, Steve and Five Elements: The Mancy of Sound Coleman, Steve and Five Elements:
The Mancy of Sound

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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Steve Coleman and Five Elements with Tim Albright, Tyshawn Sorey, Jen Shyu, &c., in an album incorporating the saxophonist's lifetime of researchg into cycles found in nature and astronomy.

Ellman, Liberty: Ophiuchus Butterfly Ellman, Liberty:
Ophiuchus Butterfly

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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Ellman, Liberty: Tactiles Ellman, Liberty:
Tactiles

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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ElSaffar, Amir  and Hafez Modirzadeh: Radif Suite ElSaffar, Amir and Hafez Modirzadeh:
Radif Suite

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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An important new recording in the continuing advancement of jazz from the trumpeter Amir ElSaffar and tenor saxophonist Hafez Modirzadeh.

ElSaffar, Amir : Two Rivers ElSaffar, Amir :
Two Rivers

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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NY based Iraqi-American trumpeter ElSaffar in an emotionally charged work that invokes ancient Iraqi musical traditions and frames them in a modern jazz setting.

ElSaffar, Amir: Alchemy ElSaffar, Amir:
Alchemy

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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The latest chapter in trumpeter Amir ElSaffar's continuing investigation into the tonal systems of Middle Eastern cultures within a jazz context, in a quintet with Ole Mathisen (sax), John Escreet (piano), Francois Moutin (bass) & Dan Weiss (drums).

Fieldwork: Door Fieldwork:
Door

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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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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Fieldwork: Your Life Flashes Fieldwork:
Your Life Flashes

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

Price: $17.95

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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.

Iyer, Vijay & Mike Ladd: Holding It Down: The Veterans' Dreams Project Iyer, Vijay & Mike Ladd:
Holding It Down: The Veterans' Dreams Project

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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An intense look at veterans of color from the last decade's wars in Iraq and Afghanistan performed with lyricist Mike Ladd, Maurice Decaul, Lynn Hill, Guillermo & Pamela Z, plus the band of Liberty Ellman (guitar), Kassa Overall (drums) and Okkyung Lee (cello).

Lehman, Steve Octet: Mise En Abime Lehman, Steve Octet:
Mise En Abime

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

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NY saxophonist Steve Lehman builds on his work with spectral harmony, expanding the harmonic palette with live electronics & a custom-built vibraphone, in an octet with Jonathan Finlayson, Mark Shim, Tim Albright, Chris Dingman, Jose Davila, Drew Gress & Tyshawn Sorey.

Lehman, Steve Quintet : On Meaning Lehman, Steve Quintet :
On Meaning

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

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NY alto saxophonist Lehman's 2nd Pi releases combines groove-oriented musical content with highly contrapuntal, asymmetrical, and non-repetitive structural devices.

Lehman, Steve: Demian as Posthuman Lehman, Steve:
Demian as Posthuman

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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Lehman, Steve: Travail, Transformation and Flow Lehman, Steve:
Travail, Transformation and Flow

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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NY saxophonist Steve Lehman's Octet integrates delicate and highly nuanced spectral harmonies into meticulously crafted rhythmic settings, advanced and compelling jazz.

Mahanthappa, Rudresh and Bunky Green: Apex Mahanthappa, Rudresh and Bunky Green:
Apex

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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A blazing collaboration between alto saxophonists Rudresh Mahanthappa and Bunky Green in an all-star band with pianist Jason Moran, bassist Francois Moutin and drummers Damion Reid and Jack DeJohnette.

Mahanthappa, Rudresh: Codebook Mahanthappa, Rudresh:
Codebook

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

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Mahanthappa, Rudresh: Mother Tongue Mahanthappa, Rudresh:
Mother Tongue

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

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Mitchell, Matt: Fiction Mitchell, Matt:
Fiction

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

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The debut recording from NY pianist Matt Mitchell, in a duo with drummer Ches Smith on drums, percussion & vibes, 15 inventive original compositions written to push Mitchell's technical skills in improvisational settings, each an ingenious little puzzle.

Mitchell, Roscoe & The Note Factory: Song for My Sister Mitchell, Roscoe & The Note Factory:
Song for My Sister

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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Modirzadeh, Hafez: Post-Chromodal Out! Modirzadeh, Hafez:
Post-Chromodal Out!

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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The next step in Iranian-American saxophonist Hafez Modirzadeh's quest to create a seamless cross-cultural exchange of musical structures between the Persian dastgah and American jazz.

Odyssey the Band: Back In Time Odyssey the Band:
Back In Time

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

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Ribot, Marc Ceramic Dog: Party Intellectuals Ribot, Marc Ceramic Dog:
Party Intellectuals

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

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Debut recording from Marc Ribot's Ceramic Dog, a post-everything band joining Downtown NY mayhem makers Marc Ribot and Shahzad Ismaily, with West Coast drummer Ches Smith.

Ribot, Marc Trio: Live At The Village Vanguard Ribot, Marc Trio:
Live At The Village Vanguard

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

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Marc Ribot's highly anticipated debut as a leader in a band with Henry Grimes on bass and Chad Taylor on drums, performing at the iconic Village Vanguard, with material including Albert Ayler, John Coltrane, &c.

Ribot, Marc: Silent Movies Ribot, Marc:
Silent Movies

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

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Guitarist Ribot in a gorgeous and contemplative album of adaptations of music he has written for films, for classic silent movies, and that he scored for his personal amusement and imagination.

Ribot, Marc: Spiritual Unity Ribot, Marc:
Spiritual Unity

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

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Shyu, Jen + Mark Dresser: Synastry Shyu, Jen + Mark Dresser:
Synastry

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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Vocalist Jen Shyu and master bassist Mark Dresser in a duo exploring opportunities for space and sound, texture and styles, through informed songs that include texts by Li Po and Ge Hong.

Smith, Wadada Leo / Braxton, Anthony: Saturn, Conjunct the Grand Canyon in a Sweet Embrace Smith, Wadada Leo / Braxton, Anthony:
Saturn, Conjunct the Grand Canyon in a Sweet Embrace

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

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Smith, Wadada Leo and Anthony Braxton: Organic Resonance Smith, Wadada Leo and Anthony Braxton:
Organic Resonance

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

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Smith, Wadada Leo's Golden Quartet: The Year of the Elephant Smith, Wadada Leo's Golden Quartet:
The Year of the Elephant

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

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Sorey, Tyshawn Trio: Alloy Sorey, Tyshawn Trio:
Alloy

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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Drummer Tyshawn Sorey's trio with bassist Christopher Tordine and pianist Cory Smythe in an album dedicated to Butch Morris and to his mother; intelligent and pensively restrained through-composed jazz influenced by modern composition as much as the history of the jazz trio.

Threadgill, Henry & Zooid: In for a Penny, In for a Pound [2 CDs] Threadgill, Henry & Zooid:
In for a Penny, In for a Pound [2 CDs]

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

Price: $18.95

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Henry Threadgill's new epic work in four movements written specifically to feature each of the musicians in Zooid: "Ceroepic" for Elliott Kavee (drums), "Dosepic" for Christopher Hoffman (cello), "Tresepic" for Jose Davila (trombone & tuba), and "Unoepic" for Liberty Ellman (guitar).

Threadgill, Henry Zooid: This Brings Us To, Volume I Threadgill, Henry Zooid:
This Brings Us To, Volume I

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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Henry Threadgill's Zooid with Liberty Ellman, Jose Davila, Stomu Takeishi and Elliot Kavee in all new Threadgill compositions, important and influential modern jazz!

Threadgill, Henry Zooid: This Brings Us To, Volume II Threadgill, Henry Zooid:
This Brings Us To, Volume II

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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Threadgill's 2nd Volume with Jose Davila, Liberty Ellman, Elliot Humberto Kavee, and Stomu Takeishi, intelligent and cutting-edge music exploring the boundaries of composition & improvisation.

Threadgill, Henry: Everybody's Mouth's a Book Threadgill, Henry:
Everybody's Mouth's a Book

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

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Threadgill, Henry's Zooid: Up Popped the Two Lips Threadgill, Henry's Zooid:
Up Popped the Two Lips

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

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Great record from Threadgill's Zooid ensemble, an all-acoustic group with guitar, cello, oud, tuba and drums, along with the leaders saxophone and flute. Beautiful compositions, nicely played.

Various Artists: Juncture Various Artists:
Juncture

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

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Virelles, David: Continuum Virelles, David:
Continuum

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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Cuban-born pianist David Virelles in a collaborative effort with legendary drummer Andrew Cyrille, bassist Ben Street, and Cuban folkloric percussionist/poet Roman Diaz, inspired by various aspects of Afro-Cuban religious practices.

Weiss, Dan: Fourteen Weiss, Dan:
Fourteen

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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Fourteen musicians perform drummer Dan Weiss' ambitious compositional project, a through-composed work featuring an ensemble with guitar, horns, voices, harp, piano, organ, bass and percussion, with players including Weiss, Matt Mitchell, Judith Berkson, David Binney, &c. &c.

Wilkes, Corey & Abstrakt Pulse: Cries From Tha Ghetto Wilkes, Corey & Abstrakt Pulse:
Cries From Tha Ghetto

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

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Chicago trumpeter Wilkes, who plays in El'Zabar's Ethnic Heritage Ensemble and Exploding Star Orchestra, in his own Abstrakt Pulse sextet, a modern take on mid-60s jazz.

ElSaffar, Amir Two Rivers Ensemble: Crisis ElSaffar, Amir Two Rivers Ensemble:
Crisis

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

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NY trumpeter Amir ElSaffar's Two Rivers Ensemble, exploring the juncture between jazz and music of the Middle East through sophisticated and lyrically stunning music, here focusing on revolution, civil war, and sectarian violence; a culture's struggle for survival.

Sharp, Elliott + Scott Fields: Akra Kampoj Sharp, Elliott + Scott Fields:
Akra Kampoj

(New Atlantis -- USA )

Price: $9.56

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Using mostly unprocessed electric guitars, the duo of Elliott Sharp and Scott Fields' latest release presents eight dueling guitar works using dynamic, angular tones and textures, from extremely aggressive work to clean avant-jazz with twisted technical intent.

Ibarra, Susie  / Assif Tsahar: Home Cookin' Ibarra, Susie / Assif Tsahar:
Home Cookin'

(Hopscotch Records -- USA )

Price: $10.00

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The first Hopscotch release from the then husband/wife duo of wind player Assif Tsahar and drummer Susie Ibarra, lyrical and textural powerfully woven improvisation.

Knowles, Alison / Shimada, Taketo  : Fluxsweet <i>[Used Item]</i> Knowles, Alison / Shimada, Taketo :
Fluxsweet [Used Item]

(Rossbin -- Italy )

Price: $11.95

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Melford, Myra Extended Ensemble: Even the Sounds Shine Melford, Myra Extended Ensemble:
Even the Sounds Shine

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

Price: $17.45

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Necks, The: Silent Night Necks, The:
Silent Night

(Fish of Milk -- Australia )

Price: $23.95

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Ratkje, Maja: Voice [VINYL LP + CD] Ratkje, Maja:
Voice [VINYL LP + CD]

(Rune Grammofon -- Norway )

Price: $20.95

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Composer, singer, electronic manipulator, violinist and theremin player Maja Solveig Kjelstrup Ratkje released this, her debut album, on CD in 2002, now available again on vinyl LP.

Ellman, Liberty Sextet: Radiate Ellman, Liberty Sextet:
Radiate

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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Guitarist Liberty Ellman leads a sextet with Steve Lehman (alto sax), Jose Davila (tuba), Stephan Crump (bass), Jonathan Finlayson (trumpet) and Damon Reid (drums) in a diverse collection of eight original compositions of energetic, lyrical and informed NY jazz.

Iyer, Vijay / Ladd, Mike: in What Language? Iyer, Vijay / Ladd, Mike:
in What Language?

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

Price: $12.95

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ElSaffar, Amir: Inana ElSaffar, Amir:
Inana

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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Trumpeter Amir ElSaffar and his quintet expand the sonic possibilities of jazz by building on the modal music of the Iraqi maqam, adding a microtonal harmonic and melodic language influenced by the pitch-flexibility of Middle Eastern music.

Weiss, Dan Large Ensemble: Sixteen: Drummers Suite Weiss, Dan Large Ensemble:
Sixteen: Drummers Suite

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

Price: $13.46

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The follow-up to drummer/composer Dan Weiss's release "Fourteen" presents a larger ensemble taking on jazz, world music, prog rock, contemporary classical music and more in compositions named for drummers, with a diverse orchestration of acoustic and unconventional instruments.

Weiss, Dan: Fourteen <i>[Used Item]</i> Weiss, Dan:
Fourteen [Used Item]

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

Price: $9.95

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Fourteen musicians perform drummer Dan Weiss' ambitious compositional project, a through-composed work featuring an ensemble with guitar, horns, voices, harp, piano, organ, bass and percussion, with players including Weiss, Matt Mitchell, Judith Berkson, David Binney, &c. &c.

 


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ElSaffar, Amir Two Rivers Ensemble: Crisis

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ElSaffar, Amir : Two Rivers

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Smith, Wadada Leo / Braxton, Anthony: Saturn, Conjunct the Grand Canyon in a Sweet Embrace

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Sharp, Elliott + Scott Fields: Akra Kampoj

Weiss, Dan Large Ensemble: Sixteen: Drummers Suite

Threadgill, Henry Zooid: This Brings Us To, Volume II

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