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Quartet Recordings


 
Foschia / Irmer / Wissel / Goyvaerts: Canaries On The Pole #2 Foschia / Irmer / Wissel / Goyvaerts:
Canaries On The Pole #2

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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The improvising quartet of Canaries on the Pole (Foschia / goyvaerts / Irmer / Wissel) in their second release after their self-titled debut on the Free Elephant label.

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.

Free Jazz Quartet: Memories For The Future Free Jazz Quartet:
Memories For The Future

(Matchless -- Great Britain )

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The quartet of Paul Rutherford, Harrison Smith, Tony Moore and Eddie Prevost from a concert in Bristol, UK in 1992, intricate and informed interplay from Euro free jazz masters.

Freeman, Von: Have No Fear Freeman, Von:
Have No Fear

(NESSA -- USA )

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CD reissue of Earl Lavon "Von" Freeman's Nessa LP with pianist John Young, bassist David Shipp and drummer Wilbur Campbell, a great straight-ahead Chicago session mixing standards and original compositions.

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

(Libra -- Japan )

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Fujii Quartet, Satoko : Bacchus Fujii Quartet, Satoko :
Bacchus

(Muzak -- Japan )

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Pianist Fujii's 5th quartet album with husband Tamura on trumpet and Ruins/Magaibutsu drummer Yoshida Tatsuya blending straight jazz with avant conventions.

Fujii Quartet, Satoko: Angelona Fujii Quartet, Satoko:
Angelona

(Libra -- Japan )

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Fujii Quartet, Satoko: Minerva Fujii Quartet, Satoko:
Minerva

(Libra -- Japan )

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Fujii Quartet, Satoko: Vulcan Fujii Quartet, Satoko:
Vulcan

(Libra -- Japan )

Price: $16.95    

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Fujii, Satoko Min-Yoh Ensemble: Watershed Fujii, Satoko Min-Yoh Ensemble:
Watershed

(Libra -- Japan )

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After studying jazz and classical music, pianist Satoko Fujii became interested in Min-Yoh, which means folk music in Japanese; this is her 2nd lovely and powerful release with her Min-Yoh Ensemble.

Fujii, Satoko Tobira: Yamiyo Ni Karasu Fujii, Satoko Tobira:
Yamiyo Ni Karasu

(Libra -- Japan )

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Pianist Satoko Fujii's Tobira ("door") expands the original trio configuration of Todd Nicholson on bass and Takashi Itani on drums, with trumpeter/husband Natsuki Tamura, playing inventive free improvisation with sophistication in melodic heads and superb soloing.

Gato Libre (Tamura / Fujii / Tsumura / Koreyasu): Shiro Gato Libre (Tamura / Fujii / Tsumura / Koreyasu):
Shiro

(Libra -- Japan )

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Trumpeter Natsuki Tamura & bassist Norikatsu Koreyasu's Gato Libre with Satoko Fujii on accordion and guitarist Kazuhiko Tsumara, in their 4th release, beautifully melodic improvisation.

Gato Libre: DuDu Gato Libre:
DuDu

(Libra -- Japan )

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The first Gato Libre release since the passing of bassist Norikatsu Koreyasu, adding trombonist Yasuko Kaneko alongside leader Natsuki Tamura on trumpet, Satoko Fujii on accordion, and Kazuhiko Tsumura on guitar, for eight beautiful, melodic "free cat" recordings.

Gato Libre: Forever Gato Libre:
Forever

(Libra -- Japan )

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The 5th release from the Japanese quartet of trumpeter Natsuki Tamura, Satoko Fujii, here on accordian, the late bassist Norikatsu Koreyasu, and guitarist Kazuhiko Tsumura, beautiful free form improvisation performed live in concert in 2011.

Gato Libre: KURO Gato Libre:
KURO

(Libra -- Japan )

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Natsuki Tamura and Satoko Fujii's Gato Libre in their fourth seductive album of jazz based on European folk melodies with some of the coolest accordion playing on the planet.

Gato Libre: Nomad Gato Libre:
Nomad

(No Man's Land -- Japan )

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Trumpeter Natsuki Tamura and Satoko Fujii on accordion with guitarist Kazuhiko Tsumura and bassist Nirkatsu Koreyasu in their 2nd Gato Libre release, sophisticated, upbeat, melodic jazz.

Gato Libre: Strange Village Gato Libre:
Strange Village

(ONOFF -- Japan )

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Gauci's Basso Continuo, Stephen : Nididhyasana Gauci's Basso Continuo, Stephen :
Nididhyasana

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Tenor saxophonist Gauci & trumpeter Nate Wooley with the dual bass backbone of Mike Bisio and Ingebrigt Haker Flaten in original compositions using extended instrumental techniques.

Giesriegl / Gasser / Sayer / Fischer: Vistag Giesriegl / Gasser / Sayer / Fischer:
Vistag

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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An incredible quartet of voice and strings with an attitude of electro-acoustic sound production, immense journeys in sound crossing the areas of conflict between meditation and impulsiveness.

Gill, Tania: Bolger Station Gill, Tania:
Bolger Station

(Barnyard -- Canada )

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Pianist Tania Gill with Lina Allemano on trumpet, Clinton Ryder on bass and Jean Martin on drums, music informed by American song forms, Bartok, free improvisation and the northern Ontario landscape.

Gisler, Fabin / Schroder, John / Vallon, Colin / Walsdorf, Henrik: Backyard Poets Gisler, Fabin / Schroder, John / Vallon, Colin / Walsdorf, Henrik:
Backyard Poets

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

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Gjerstad / Lonberg-Holm / Sen / Nilssen-Love: The Cello Quartet Gjerstad / Lonberg-Holm / Sen / Nilssen-Love:
The Cello Quartet

(FMR -- Great Britain )

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Extraordinary reed player Gjerstad on alto sax and clarinet in a quartet with two cellos (Fred Lonberg-Holm & Amit Sen) and all around drummer Paal Nielsen-Love.

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

(FMR -- Great Britain )

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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 / Anders Hana / Morten Olsen / Per Zanussi : Born To Collapse Gjerstad, Frode / Anders Hana / Morten Olsen / Per Zanussi :
Born To Collapse

(Circulasione -- Norway )

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A live concert at Cafe Sting in Stavanger, Norway in 2003 from the free improvising acoustic/electric quartet of Frode Gjerstad on alto sax and clarinet, Anders Hana on electric guitar, Morten Olsen on drums and Per Zanussi on acoustic bass and electronics.

Gjerstad, Frode Quartet (Bradford / Bergman / akLaff): Ikosa Mura Gjerstad, Frode Quartet (Bradford / Bergman / akLaff):
Ikosa Mura

(Cadence Jazz Records -- USA )

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The superb quartet of saxophonist Frode Gjerstad on tenor, with trumpeter Bobby Bradford, pianist Borah Bergman, and drummer Pheeroan akLaff, recording in the studio in New Jersey, 1997 in a tour de force of unusual and highly creative free improvisation.

Godforgottens, The : Never Forgotten, Always Remembered Godforgottens, The :
Never Forgotten, Always Remembered

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Trumpeter Magnus Broo with pianist Sten Sandell's Trio of bassist Johan Berthling and drummer Paal Nilssen-Love, here with Sandell on the Hammond organ.

Goldberg, Ben: Baal: The Book Of Angels Vol. 15 Goldberg, Ben:
Baal: The Book Of Angels Vol. 15

(Tzadik -- USA )

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West Coast clarinest Ben Goldberg in the 15th volume of John Zorn's Masada Book of Angels, performing with bassist Greg Cohen, pianist Jamie Saft and drummer Kenny Wollesen.

Golia Quartet, Vinny: Take Your Time Golia Quartet, Vinny:
Take Your Time

(Relative Pitch -- USA )

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The third recording from this group of long-time collaborators, with Golia on soprano, alto and tenor sax, Bobby Bradford on cornet, Ken Filiano on bass and Alex Cline on drums in a set of Golia original compositions.

Golia, Vinny / Marco Eneidi / Lisa Mezzacappa / Vijay Anderson: Hell-Bent in the Pacific Golia, Vinny / Marco Eneidi / Lisa Mezzacappa / Vijay Anderson:
Hell-Bent in the Pacific

(NoBusiness -- Lithuania )

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Insanely great free improvisation for the West Coast in this quartet of Vinny Golia (multi-reeds), Marco Eneidi (alto sax) Lisa Mezzacappa (bass), and Vijay Anderson (drums).

Golia, Vinny Quartet: Sfumato Golia, Vinny Quartet:
Sfumato

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Gonzalez NY Quartet, Dennis: Dance of the Soothsayer's Tongue (At Tonic) Gonzalez NY Quartet, Dennis:
Dance of the Soothsayer's Tongue (At Tonic)

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Dallas based Dennis Gonzalez with three stellar New York improvisers in an oustanding set including the 6 part Arikanu Suite, live at Tonic, NYC in 2003.

Gonzalez, Dennis Yells At Eels featuring Rodrigo Amado: The Great Bydgoszcz Concert Gonzalez, Dennis Yells At Eels featuring Rodrigo Amado:
The Great Bydgoszcz Concert

(Ayler -- Sweden )

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Drummer Gonzalez and his sons traveled to Warsaw to meet saxophonist Rodrigo Amado for this incredible live concert of original compositions plus Ornette's "Happy House".

Gonzalez, Dennis Yells at Eels: Colorado at Clinton Gonzalez, Dennis Yells at Eels:
Colorado at Clinton

(Ayler -- Sweden )

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Trumpeter & cornetist Dennis Gonzalez' Yells At Eels with sons Aaron Gonzalez on bass and Stefan Gonzalez on drums adds Aakash Mittal (Rudresh Mahanthappa, Ravish Momin) on alto sax for a dynamic studio release of Gonzalez and Mittal compositions.

Gonzalez, Dennis: Songs Of Early Autumn Gonzalez, Dennis:
Songs Of Early Autumn

(NoBusiness -- Lithuania )

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Trumpeter Gonzalez' quartet with Joe Morris on bass, Timo Shanko and Luther Gray in an album of Gonzalez compositions & group improvisations celebrating the New Egland fall.

Grass Roots (Darrius Jones): Grass Roots Grass Roots (Darrius Jones):
Grass Roots

(Aum Fidelity -- USA )

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A new collective group of Chad Taylor (drums), Darius Jones (sax), Alex Harding (sax), and Sean Conly (bass) with each track composed by a different group member, creating distinct pieces that are essential to the complete album.

Gratkowski / Brown / Winant + Gerhard Winkler: Vermilion Traces; Donaueschingen 2009 [2 CDs] Gratkowski / Brown / Winant + Gerhard Winkler:
Vermilion Traces; Donaueschingen 2009 [2 CDs]

(Leo -- Great Britain )

Price: $29.95    

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A fantastic 2 CD improvised set, one recorded in studio and the other live at Donaueschingen 2009, with Frank Gratkowski (reeds), Chris Brown (piano, live electronics), William Winant (percussion) and guest Gerhard E. Winkler (computer).

Gratkowski / Nabatov / Robertson / Manderscheid: Celebrations Gratkowski / Nabatov / Robertson / Manderscheid:
Celebrations

(Leo -- Great Britain )

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Gratkowski Quartet, Frank: Le Vent et La Gorge Gratkowski Quartet, Frank:
Le Vent et La Gorge

(Leo -- Great Britain )

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Twelve powerful composed pieces by reedist Frank Gratkowski performed by his standard quartet of Wolter Wierbos (trombone), Dieter Manderscheid (double bass), and Gerry Hemingway (drums).

Gratkowski, Frank: Fo(u)r Alto; 4 Compositions Gratkowski, Frank:
Fo(u)r Alto; 4 Compositions

(Leo -- Great Britain )

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An alto saxophone quartet conceptualized by Frank Gratkowski based on his desire to blend the four player's sounds into a singular, multiplex voice and to integrate micro intervals with improvisation.

Gray / Hobbs / Hostetter / Braman: Lawnmower II Gray / Hobbs / Hostetter / Braman:
Lawnmower II

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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The second take of Boston area drummer Luther Grays' project Lawnmower with Jim Hobbs on sax, Kaethe Hostetter on violin and Winston Braman on electric bass, excellent jazz with unique instrumentation and a diversity of approaches.

Grdina, Gord Trio with Mats Gustafsson: Barrel Fire Grdina, Gord Trio with Mats Gustafsson:
Barrel Fire

(Drip Audio -- Canada )

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Gordon Grdina (Grdina's Box Cutter) in a trio with bassist Tommy Babin and drummer Kenton Loewen, joined by Mats Gustafsson on baritone sax for a vicious free jazz romp.

Grdina's Box Cutter: New Rules for Noise Grdina's Box Cutter:
New Rules for Noise

(Spool -- Canada )

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Guitarist Grdina's Box Cutter with Francoise Houle on clarinet mix acoustic and electric lines in tunes with melodic momentum that take plenty of pauses for free sections.

Great Architect: [VINYL] Great Architect:
[VINYL]

(Kinnikinnik -- USA )

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The Great Architect quartet, radical sonic experiments with a free jazz approach referencing Anthony Braxotn and Art Ensemble, in a limited screen printed LP.

Gregorio, Guillermo Trio: Red Cube(d) Gregorio, Guillermo Trio:
Red Cube(d)

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

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Grid Mesh: Live In Madrid Grid Mesh:
Live In Madrid

(Leo -- Great Britain )

Price: $15.45    

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Germany's Grid Mesh (Frank Paul Schubert-saxophones; Andreas Willers-guitar; Willi Kellers-drums; Johannes Bauer-trombone) performs suspenseful, multi-dimensional improv with a fascinating blend of acoustic & electric sounds, here captured live in Madrid, 2011.

Grimal, Alexandra: Andromeda Grimal, Alexandra:
Andromeda

(Ayler -- Sweden )

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Saxophonist Alexandra Grimal in a quartet with guitarist Todd Neufeld, bassist Thomas Morgan, and drummer Tyshawn Sorey, a weaving and interstellar odyssey inspired by the night sky of the MacDowell Colony.

Guionnet / Rodrigues / Rodrigues / Murayama: noite Guionnet / Rodrigues / Rodrigues / Murayama:
noite

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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Saxophonist Guionnet guides this quartet of sax, viola, cello, & percussion, including label leader Ernesto Rodrigues, delicate yet detailed improv of a high order.

Gumpert Quartette, Ulrich: Quartette Gumpert Quartette, Ulrich:
Quartette

(Intakt -- Switzerland )

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Guy, Barry / Eddie Prevost / Evan Parker / Keith Rowe: Supersession Guy, Barry / Eddie Prevost / Evan Parker / Keith Rowe:
Supersession

(Matchless -- UK )

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Recorded at a concert in London, September 1984, this supersession brings AMM stalwarts Keith Rowe and Eddie Prevost together with saxophonist Evan Parker and bassist Barry Guy for an amazingly diverse and cohesive long improvisation.

Hairy Bones (Brotzmann / Kondo / Pupillo / Nilssen-Love): At Fresnes Hairy Bones (Brotzmann / Kondo / Pupillo / Nilssen-Love):
At Fresnes

(PNL -- Norway )

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The frenetic and mind-blowing quartet of Peter Brotzmann, Toshinori Kondo, Massimo Pupillo, and Paal Nilssen Love live in a steaming set from France, 2010.

Haitian Rail (Ed Ricart, Nick Millevoi, Dan Blacksberg, Kevin Shea): Solarists Haitian Rail (Ed Ricart, Nick Millevoi, Dan Blacksberg, Kevin Shea):
Solarists

(New Atlantis -- USA )

Price: $8.40    

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Crossing boundaries of jazz, rock and noise, the Haitian Rail quartet of Dan Blacksberg (trombone), Nick Millevoi (guitar), Ed Ricart (bass) and Kevin Shea (drums) present six scorching works of avant free improvisation with a dark NY Metropolitan intent.

Haker-Flaten New York Quartet, Ingebrigt (McPhee / Wooley / Morris): Now Is Haker-Flaten New York Quartet, Ingebrigt (McPhee / Wooley / Morris):
Now Is

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Bassist Ingebrigt Haker-Flaten is joined by key improvisers Joe McPhee (sax), Joe Morris (guitar) and Nate Wooley (trumpet) for this improvised studio recording, free improvisation with the influence of swing and blues.

Halvorson, Mary: Reverse Blue Halvorson, Mary:
Reverse Blue

(Relative Pitch -- USA )

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Guitarist Mary Halvorson's project with Chris Speed on sax & clarinet, Eivind Opsvik on bass, and Tomas Fuijwara on drums, a band formed for a one-off concert at the Blue Note in NYC, that continued on based on the strength of the bond between them, as heard on this superb release.

Hassler, Hans: Hassler Hassler, Hans:
Hassler

(Intakt -- Switzerland )

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Swiss accordionist Hans Hassler in his 2nd Intakt release, incorporating Swiss folk music, jazz, film music, free improvisation and classical interpretation in a band with Gebhard Ullmann on bass, Jurgen Kupke on clarinet, and Beat Follmi on percussion.

Heenan / Rodrigues / Frangenheim / Bymel: Berlin Heenan / Rodrigues / Frangenheim / Bymel:
Berlin

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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Six pieces for strings, wind and percussion, free improvisation using unusual and extended techniques from the quartet of Ernesto Rodrigues (viola), Chris Heenan (alto saxophone, contrabass clarinet), Alexander Frangenheim (double bass),and Ofer Bymel (percussion).

Helary, Sylvaine : Spring Roll / Printemps [2 CDs] Helary, Sylvaine :
Spring Roll / Printemps [2 CDs]

(Ayler -- France )

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A hybrid of theater, music, sound poetry and political manifesto from Sylvaine Helary, focused on the "Arab Spring" in Egypt, using intertwining words and voices around the quartet performances of Hugues Mayot, Sylvain Lemetre, Antonin Rayon and Sylvaine Helary.

Hemingway Quartet, Gerry : The Whimbler Hemingway Quartet, Gerry :
The Whimbler

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Hertenstein / Heberer / Badenhorst / Niggenkemper: Polyemma Hertenstein / Heberer / Badenhorst / Niggenkemper:
Polyemma

(Red Toucan -- Canada )

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Unusual combinations of bass clarinet and trumpet in a quartet setting blending Joachim Badenhorst and Thomas Heberer, with Pascal Niggenkemper on bass and drummer Joe Hertenstein on drums.

Hetu, Joane /  Castor et compagnie; : Mets ta langue Hetu, Joane / Castor et compagnie; :
Mets ta langue

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

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Saxophonist, vocalist, and composer Joane Hetu is joined by Jean Derome, Diane Labrosse, and Pierre Tanguay for a collection of songs celebrating love and life.

Hetu, Joane: Castor et compagnie Hetu, Joane:
Castor et compagnie

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

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With lyrics inspired by Hindu erotic books, Arabic love games, and sensual songs; Joane Hetu presents her first CD of her own music with accompaniment from Jean Derome, Diane Labrosse, and Pierre Tanguay.



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