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Quartet Recordings
 
Kusiolek / Sjarov / Wojcinski / Kugel: Nuntium Kusiolek / Sjarov / Wojcinski / Kugel:
Nuntium

(Multikulti Project -- Poland )

Price: $16.95    

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Accordionist and electronic artist Robert Kusiolek conceived of the 7 chapter "Nuntium" project, which intersects free improvisation with jazz tradition, world, and modern music.

Lacerda / Manso / Nilssen-Love / Zenicola: Bota Fogo Lacerda / Manso / Nilssen-Love / Zenicola:
Bota Fogo

(Bocian Records 2014/QTV/PNL -- Norway )

Price: $12.00    

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A live recording of two extended improvisations at Audio Rebel's Quintavant in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil from the quartet of Arthur Lacerda on guitar and electronics, electric bassist Felipe Zenicola, guitarist Eduardo Manso, and drummer/percussionist Paal Nilssen-Love.

Lacerda / Manso / Nilssen-Love / Zenicola: Bota Fogo [VINYL] Lacerda / Manso / Nilssen-Love / Zenicola:
Bota Fogo [VINYL]

(Bocian Records 2014/QTV/PNL -- Norway )

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A live recording of two extended improvisations at Audio Rebel's Quintavant in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil from the quartet of Arthur Lacerda on guitar and electronics, electric bassist Felipe Zenicola, guitarist Eduardo Manso, and drummer/percussionist Paal Nilssen-Love.

Lacy, Steve Four: Morning Joy ...Paris Live [reissue] Lacy, Steve Four:
Morning Joy ...Paris Live [reissue]

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

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One night at the Paris Sunset Club by saxophonist Steve Lacy's Quartet with Steve Potts on sax, Jean-Jacques Avenel on bass and Oliver Johnson on drums, performing an exuberant mix of Lacy originals and Thelonius Monk tunes, remastered & expanded for Hat's 40th Anniversary.

Lake / Weber / Ulrich Feat. Nils Wogram: All Decks - Live At Unerhort Lake / Weber / Ulrich Feat. Nils Wogram:
All Decks - Live At Unerhort

(Intakt -- Switzerland )

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The 2nd Intakt release for the trio of Oliver Lake (sax), Christian Weber (bass) and Dieter Ulrich (drums) performing live at the Zurich JazzFestival Unerhort 2011 with guest trombone player Nils Wogram.

Lama + Chris Speed: Lamacal Lama + Chris Speed:
Lamacal

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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The Luso-Canadian trio Lama (Susana Santos Silva-trumpet; Goncalo Almeida-bass; Greg Smith-drums/electronics) join forces with NY reedist Chris Speed to perform these superb electro-chamber works recorded during the Portalegre Jazz Fest.

Lamb, Andrew / Tom Abbs / Michael Wimberly / Guillermo E. Brown: Rhapsody in Black Lamb, Andrew / Tom Abbs / Michael Wimberly / Guillermo E. Brown:
Rhapsody in Black

(NoBusiness -- Lithuania )

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New York City players Andrew Lamb (winds), Tom Abbs (bass, tuba and didjeridoo), Michael Wimberly and Guillermo E. Brown (drums and percussion) in an album of organic and unpretentious improv.

Lamb, Catherine: Three Bodies (Moving) Lamb, Catherine:
Three Bodies (Moving)

(Another Timbre -- UK )

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A student of Michael Pisaro and James Tenney, young American composer Catherine Lamb creates a hypnotic piece for violin (Eric km Clark), cello (Erika Duke-Kirkpatrick) and clarinet (Phil O'Connor).

Landolf, Domenic : Wanderlust Landolf, Domenic :
Wanderlust

(Pirouet -- Germany )

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Swiss saxophonist Landolf performing original compositions in a quartet with pianist Jean-Paul Brodbeck, bassist Fabian Gisler and drummer Dominic Egli, modern melodic jazz with great energy.

Lantner, Steve Quartet: Given - Live In Munster Lantner, Steve Quartet:
Given - Live In Munster

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

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Pianist Steve Lantner's Quartet with Joe Morris, Luther Gray and Allan Chanse performing live at the 21st International Jazzfestival Munster in Germany.

Last Exit: Headfirst Into The Flames: Live In Europe Last Exit:
Headfirst Into The Flames: Live In Europe

(DMG ARC -- USA )

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Last Exit's 1989 limited edition release on MuWorks is considered by many fans to be their finest hour, and ironically, their least available work. Until now!

Lauzier / Martel / Myhr / Tetreault: Disparition de l'usine ephemere Lauzier / Martel / Myhr / Tetreault:
Disparition de l'usine ephemere

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

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Four improvisers from Quebec and Norway playing prepared reeds, strings, and a broken turntable, an ea-improv release evoking the sonic and industrial world of sound.

Law Quartet, John: Abacus Law Quartet, John:
Abacus

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

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John Law (piano) in a quartet with Jon Lloyd (saxes), Tim Wells (bass) and Gerry Hemingway (drums) playing jazz compositions modeled on a baroque suite.

Lawnmower (Gray / Hobbs / Farina / Littleton): West Lawnmower (Gray / Hobbs / Farina / Littleton):
West

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Drummer Luther Gray's Lawnmower bridges jazz and rock with blues-tinged sonic underpinning from dual guitarists, with saxophonist Jim Hobbs lyrical and unique voice leading the way.

Lazro / Zingaro / Leandre / Loves: Madly You Lazro / Zingaro / Leandre / Loves:
Madly You

(Potlatch -- France )

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An impressive quartet of European improvisers in active and unusually colored music, two extended works that consistetly engages the listener in amazing dialog.

Lean Left - The Ex Guitars Meet Nilssen-Love/Vandermark Duo: Volume 2 Lean Left - The Ex Guitars Meet Nilssen-Love/Vandermark Duo:
Volume 2

(Smalltown Superjazzz -- Norway )

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Ken Vandermark & Paal Nilssen-Love join Ex guitarists Andy Moor and Terrie Ex in two balanced and blistering improvisations, the 2nd part of their 2008 concert at Bimhuis in Amsterdam.

Lean Left (The Ex / Vandermark / Nilssen-Love): Volume 1 - The Ex Guitars meet the Nilssen-Love / Va Lean Left (The Ex / Vandermark / Nilssen-Love):
Volume 1 - The Ex Guitars meet the Nilssen-Love / Vandermark Duo

(Smalltown Superjazzz -- Norway )

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The Ex guitar section (Terrie Hessels and Andy Moor) meet the Vandermark/Nilssen-Love duo live at Bimhuis in Amsterdam for an incredible album of improvisation.

Leandre / Crispell / Campbell, Jr. / Maneri - The Stone Quartet: DMG @ The Stone, December 22, 2006 Leandre / Crispell / Campbell, Jr. / Maneri - The Stone Quartet:
DMG @ The Stone, December 22, 2006 Volume 1

(DMG ARC -- USA )

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The first in a series of live releases from DMG's New Music Magic Mystery Festival at The Stone in December 2006, a superb set with Joelle Leandre directing.

Lenoci, Gianni: Sextant Lenoci, Gianni:
Sextant

(Ambiances Jazz -- Canada )

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Leonardi, Stefano / Stefano Pastor / Fridolin Blumer / Heinz Geisser: Conversations About Thomas Cha Leonardi, Stefano / Stefano Pastor / Fridolin Blumer / Heinz Geisser:
Conversations About Thomas Chapin [Used Item]

(Leo -- Great Britain )

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"This CD is a homage to a man who left this planet way too soon, at the age of 40. The intention of the four musicians is to acknowledge what Thomas Chapin meant to a music community of the downtown New York. Structures born from profou...

Leroux / Berger / Decius / Pavolka: Quatuor Creole Leroux / Berger / Decius / Pavolka:
Quatuor Creole

(Engine -- USA )

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Multi-wind player Sylvain Leroux's Quatuor Creole with Karl Berger blends West Indian music, African music, jazz, and Western conservatory music based on the idea that jazz was born in New Orleans because of the presence of Creole culture there.

Levin Quartet, Daniel : Blurry Levin Quartet, Daniel :
Blurry

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

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Cellist Levin's 2nd hatOlogy CD, a quartet of NY players using extended technique in Levin compositions and unusual readings of Ornette Coleman and Charlier Parker pieces.

Levin, Daniel Quartet: Bacalhau Levin, Daniel Quartet:
Bacalhau

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Cellist Daniel Levin's quartet with Nate Wooley on trumpet, Peter Bitenc on bass and Matt Moran on vibraphone performing live at the Jazz ao Centro Festival, Salao Brazil.

Levin, Daniel Quartet: Friction Levin, Daniel Quartet:
Friction

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Cellist Daniel Levin Quartet leads his quartet with Nate Wooley on trumpet, Matt Moran on vibes, and Torbjorn Zetterberg on bass, in open-minded modern compositions that blend jazz, chamber, and experimental improvisation of reserved and riveting character.

Levin, Daniel Quartet: Live at Roulette Levin, Daniel Quartet:
Live at Roulette

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Cellist Daniel Levin with Nate Wooley, Matt Moran and Peter Bitenc performing live at Roulette, NYC in 2008, improv based on words and concepts instead of song structures.

Levin, Daniel Quartet: Organic Modernism Levin, Daniel Quartet:
Organic Modernism

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Daniel Levin's quartet with trumpeter Nate Wooley, vibraphonist Matt Moran and bassist Peter Bitenc, modern and organic improvisation with incredible technique and aesthetic.

Levin, Daniel Quartet: Some Trees Levin, Daniel Quartet:
Some Trees

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

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LHZ + H : Thomas Lehn, Carl Ludwig Hubsch, Philip Zoubek, Franz Hautzinger: Scope LHZ + H : Thomas Lehn, Carl Ludwig Hubsch, Philip Zoubek, Franz Hautzinger:
Scope

(Monotype -- Poland )

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Hubsch, Lehn, Zoubek & Hautzinger's approach to improvised music is driven by a mixture of mechanically and electronically generated sounds forming a vividly structured architecture of layers and sonic landscapes.

Liebman / Beirach/ Mcclure/ Hart : Redemption Liebman / Beirach/ Mcclure/ Hart :
Redemption

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

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Liebman / Eskelin with Tony Marino & Jim Black: Non Sequiturs Liebman / Eskelin with Tony Marino & Jim Black:
Non Sequiturs

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

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Two Liebman originals, Albert Ayler's "Ghosts", and a suite that Ellery Eskelin wrote specifically for this quartet with bassist Tony Marino and drummer Jim Black, allowing the band's energy to be altered by the compositional progressions.

Lindsay / Mendoza / Smith / Walter: Jus Lindsay / Mendoza / Smith / Walter:
Jus

(Balance Point Acoustics -- USA )

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A quiet quartet session intended for loud volume with Jacob Lindsay (reeds), Ava Mendoza (electric guitar), Damon Smith (7-string ergo-bass & lloopp), and Weasel Walter (percussion & bagpipe chanter), unusual tapestries of sound plus a recipe!

Lingam: Musiche Per un Film Immaginario Lingam:
Musiche Per un Film Immaginario

(Recommended Records -- Italy )

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Lloyd, Jon: Four & Five Lloyd, Jon:
Four & Five

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

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Composer and saxophonist Jon Lloyd comes together for the first time as a quartet with Stan Adler (cello), Marcio Mattos (bass), and Paul Clarvis (percussion) in a series of loosely composed works with a lot of room for improvisation.

Lopes, Luis : Humanization 4tet Lopes, Luis :
Humanization 4tet

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Debut recording for Portugese guitarist Luis Lopes' Humanization 4Tet with Rodrigo Amado on tenor sax, exciting free-form jazz with a powerful rhythm section.

Lopes, Luis Humanization 4tet: Electricity Lopes, Luis Humanization 4tet:
Electricity

(Ayler -- Sweden )

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Portuguese guitarist Luis Lopes joins forces again with Rodrigo Amado on tenor sax and Gonzalez brothers Aaron and Stefan on bass and drums for a muscular set where free jazz meets rock meets blues.

Lopes, Luis Humanization 4tet: Live in Madison Lopes, Luis Humanization 4tet:
Live in Madison

(Ayler -- Sweden )

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A smoking quartet session recorded live at Audio For The Arts, Madison, WI from the quartet of Luis Lopez (electric guitar), Rodrigo Amado (tenor sax), Aaron Gonzalez (bass) and Stefan Gonzalez (drums).

Lugerner, Steven: For We Have Heard Lugerner, Steven:
For We Have Heard

(Primary Records / NoBusiness -- Lithuania )

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New York & San Francisco double and single-reedist Steven Lugerner and his quartet with Darren Johnston (trumpet), Myra Melford (piano) and Matt Wilson (drums) present an incredible concept album in 10 tracks of structure free improvisation.

Lugerner, Steven: For We Have Heard [VINYL] Lugerner, Steven:
For We Have Heard [VINYL]

(NoBusiness -- Lithuania )

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New York & San Francisco double and single-reedist Steven Lugerner and his quartet with Darren Johnston (trumpet), Myra Melford (piano) and Matt Wilson (drums) present an incredible concept album in 10 tracks of structure free improvisation.

Lunge (Brand / Durrant / Sanders / Thomas): Strong Language Lunge (Brand / Durrant / Sanders / Thomas):
Strong Language

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

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The entire Bimhuis concert from 2002 as well as two studio tracks from 2000 by the improvising quartet of Gail Brand (trombone), Phil Durrant (electronics, violin), Pat Thomas (electronics, piano) and Mark Sanders (percussion).

Lussier / Derome / Cutler: Three Suites Piece Lussier / Derome / Cutler:
Three Suites Piece

(Recommended Records -- Great Britain )

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Lytton / Wooley + Ikue Mori and Ken Vandermark: The Nows [2 CDs] Lytton / Wooley + Ikue Mori and Ken Vandermark:
The Nows [2 CDs]

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Nate Wooley and Paul Lytton continue their collaborations, extending their new duo recordings with live tracks from The Stone in NYC with Ikue Mori, and at Chicago's Hideout with Ken Vandermark.

Made to Break (Daisy / Hoff / Kurzmann / Vandermark): Provoke Made to Break (Daisy / Hoff / Kurzmann / Vandermark):
Provoke

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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The result of a three day series of concerts by Ken Vandermark's new project with electronicist Christoff Kurzmann, electric bassist Devin Hoff and drummer Tim Daisy, taking new directions by following the principles of "modular organization".

Made to Break: Cherchez la Femme Made to Break:
Cherchez la Femme

(Trost Records -- Austria )

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The quartet of Ken Vandermark on saxes, Christof Kurzmann on electronics, Devin Hoff on bass and Tim Daisy on drums trace women's influence on contemporary art, especially music, painting and photography, through 3 incredible examples of modern jazz.

Made to Break: Cherchez la Femme [VINYL] Made to Break:
Cherchez la Femme [VINYL]

(Trost Records -- Austria )

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The quartet of Ken Vandermark on saxes, Christof Kurzmann on electronics, Devin Hoff on bass and Tim Daisy on drums trace women's influence on contemporary art, especially music, painting and photography, through 3 incredible examples of modern jazz.

Made to Break: Lacerba [VINYL] Made to Break:
Lacerba [VINYL]

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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The electroacoustic quartet of Christof Kurzmann (electronics), Devin Hoff (bass), Ken Vandermark (reeds) and Tim Daisy (drums) performing live in Lisbon, an innovative and significant band developing new languages for improvisation.

Magic I.D., The : till my breath gives out [VINYL] Magic I.D., The :
till my breath gives out [VINYL]

(erstwhile -- USA )

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Superb 1st erstwhile 'pop' release as only an erstwhile artist could define the term: abstract lower case and perceptive songs with dual clarinets and guitar.

Mahall / Dorner / Roder / Jennessen: Die Enttauschung Mahall / Dorner / Roder / Jennessen:
Die Enttauschung

(Intakt -- Switzerland )

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This Berlin based quartet play a collective jazz of uncommon strategy and amazing prowess on 17 tracks of economical and brilliant playing - recommended!

Mahall / Dorner / Roder / Jennessen: Die Enttauschung - 5 Mahall / Dorner / Roder / Jennessen:
Die Enttauschung - 5

(Intakt -- Switzerland )

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This Berlin based quartet play a collective jazz of uncommon strategy and amazing prowess on 17 tracks of economical and brilliant playing - recommended!

Mahall Quartet, Rudi : Rudi Mahall Quartet Mahall Quartet, Rudi :
Rudi Mahall Quartet

(Jazzwerkstatt -- Germany )

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Von Schlippenbach associate Rudi Mahall in his own Quartett with Necks' drummer Tony Buck, other Schlippenbach-er Johannes Bauer and Japanese pianist Aki Takase.

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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Maier, Giovanni: The Talking Bass Maier, Giovanni:
The Talking Bass

(Long Song Records -- Italy )

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Composer and double bassist Giovanni Maier creates the illusion of being everywhere at once while he plays alongside members of his quartet (Parrini, Calabrese & Amendola) as his instrument "talks" to theirs in this beautiful album.

Malaby, Tony: Tamarindo Live Malaby, Tony:
Tamarindo Live

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Saxophonist Tony Malaby's incredible Tamarindo trio with William Parker on bass and Nasheet Waits on drums is transformed to a quartet with trumpeter Wadada Leo Smith, performing live in NYC, 2010.

Malaby's, Tony TubaCello: Scorpion Eater Malaby's, Tony TubaCello:
Scorpion Eater

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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NY saxophonist Tony Malaby's latest album was recorded with his most consistent collaborators--tubist Dan Peck, cellist Christopher Hoffman, and drummer/percussionist John Hollenbeck--in an album of energetic improv with a unique timbral configuration.

Malcolm, Nick Quartet: Glimmers Malcolm, Nick Quartet:
Glimmers

(FMR -- Great Britain )

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Trumpeter Nik Malcom leads his quartet with pianist Alexander Hawkins, bassist Olie Brice and drummer Mark Whitlam on a series of compositions that provide frameworks for excellent free playing.

Mancini Project, The: Views of Mancini Mancini Project, The:
Views of Mancini

(FMR -- Great Britain )

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Simon H. Fell, Steve Noble, Pat Thomas and Han Bennink performing the works of Mancini scored for a jazz piano trio, plus 'sound manipulation artist' and prerecorded tapes.

Maneri Quartet, Joe: Tenderly Maneri Quartet, Joe:
Tenderly

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

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Marginal Consort: INSTAL. Glasgow 2008 [4 VINYL LPs] Marginal Consort:
INSTAL. Glasgow 2008 [4 VINYL LPs]

(Pan -- Germany )

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A 4LP edition of a 3-hour set from the legendary Japanese collective Marginal Consort led by guitarist Kazuo Imai, recorded live at Arika's INSTAL 08 festival at The Arches, Glasgow.

Maroney / Ilgenfritz / Niescier / Drury: Mind Games Maroney / Ilgenfritz / Niescier / Drury:
Mind Games

(OutNow Recordings -- Israel )

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The NY quartet of pianist Denman Maroney, alto saxophonist Angelika Niescier, bassist James Ilgenfritz and drummer Andrew Drury, exploring rhythmic playing, timbral variation, and harmonic shading in elegant and delightful ways.

Maroney Quartet, Denman : Gaga Maroney Quartet, Denman :
Gaga

(Nuscope -- USA )

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Pianist Denman Maroney's quartet with Ned Rothenberg, Reuben Raddin and Michael Sarin, jazz that take modern complexity and makes it audible and comprehensible.



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