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Quartet Recordings
 
Borbetomagus: Experience the Magic Borbetomagus:
Experience the Magic

(Agaric -- USA )

Price: $13.95

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Saxophonists Jim Sauter and Don Dietrich and guitarist Donald Miller in a 1994 release, two long tracks of extreme and alarming improvisational noise as only Borbetogmagus can create.

Borbetomagus: Seven Reasons for Tears Borbetomagus:
Seven Reasons for Tears

(Agaric -- USA )

Price: $10.00

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The unique voice of the Borbetomagus quartet recording in NYC in 1987, dark and beautiful improvisation that takes freedom to a unique level of squealing skronky feverish overtones and exhilaration.

Borbetomagus: White Album Borbetomagus:
White Album

(Agaric -- USA )

Price: $10.00

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The first Borbetomagus, an unprecedented release of extreme free/punk improvisation and sound from the trio of Jim Sauter (reeds), Don Dietrich (reeds) and Donald Miller (guitar).

Bowie, Lester: All The Numbers (2 CDs) Bowie, Lester:
All The Numbers (2 CDs)

(NESSA -- USA )

Price: $22.95

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The 1967 sessions that led to the formation of the Art Emsenble of Chicago, originally released as a single LP; trio and quartet session with foresight and vision.

Box Cutter (Grdina / Houle / Silins / Leowen): Unlearn Box Cutter (Grdina / Houle / Silins / Leowen):
Unlearn

(Spool -- Canada )

Price: $12.95

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Edge of your seat improv from this Vancouver quartet, cutting through genres and styles in a joyful mix of new and old jazz styles that mix mystery and complexity in amazing ways.

Bradford / Gjerstad / Haker Flaten / Nilssen-Love: Reknes Bradford / Gjerstad / Haker Flaten / Nilssen-Love:
Reknes

(Circulasione -- Norway )

Price: $15.95

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This impressive quartet was recorded live at the Molde International Jazz Festival in 2008, performing four extended improvisations of melodic and embraceable free jazz.

Bradford, Bobby Quartet / John Carter: Seeking Bradford, Bobby Quartet / John Carter:
Seeking

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

Price: $16.95

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Bradford, Bobby / Frode Gjerstad Quartet: Silver Cornet Bradford, Bobby / Frode Gjerstad Quartet:
Silver Cornet

(NESSA -- USA )

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The last stop on the North American tour of The Bradford/Gjerstad Quartet (Bobby Bradford-cornet; Frode Gjerstad-alto sax & clarinet; Ingetbrigt Haker Flaten-bass; Frank Rosaly-drums), bridging generations through tremendous free improvisation.

Bradford, Bobby: Love's Dream Bradford, Bobby:
Love's Dream

(EMANEM -- Great Britain )

Price: $16.95

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Brady, Tim: Unison Rituals Brady, Tim:
Unison Rituals

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

Price: $11.50

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Five original chamber works for saxophone and ensemble by composer and saxophonist Tim Brady for his second release on Ambiances Magnetiques.

Braxton,  Anthony Quartet (Moscow) 2008: Composition 367b Braxton, Anthony Quartet (Moscow) 2008:
Composition 367b

(Leo -- Great Britain )

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Braxton's with Taylor Ho Bynum, Mary Halvorson and Katherine Young performing at the DOM in Moscow, incredible and unusual music from his "Diamond Curtain Wall Quartet".

Braxton, Anthony (+Duke Ellington): Concept of Freedom Braxton, Anthony (+Duke Ellington):
Concept of Freedom

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

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Braxton, Anthony / Quartet: (Santa Cruz) 1993 1st Set [REPRESS] Braxton, Anthony / Quartet:
(Santa Cruz) 1993 1st Set [REPRESS]

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

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Reissuing and remastering saxophonist Anthony Braxton's stellar release documenting his 1993 live performance with Marilyn Crispell on piano, Mark Dresser on bass, and Gerry Hemingway on percussion & marimba, demanding collective improvisation from masterful players.

Braxton, Anthony: 19 Standards (Quartet) 2003 (Limited Edition) [4-Cd Set] Braxton, Anthony:
19 Standards (Quartet) 2003 (Limited Edition) [4-Cd Set]

(Leo -- Great Britain )

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Saxophonist Braxton in a limited 4 CD set of live concerts with his quartet performing standards from the American Songbook, plus pieces by Monk, McLean, Coltrane, &c.

Brennan / Doran / Amstad / Heral: Triangulation - Whirligigs Brennan / Doran / Amstad / Heral:
Triangulation - Whirligigs

(Leo -- Great Britain )

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Groove-based improvisations from keyboardist Brennan, percussionist Heral, guitarist Doran, and vocalist Amstad, an inspired record influenced by a confluence of world influences.

Broo, Magnus : Swedish Wood Broo, Magnus :
Swedish Wood

(Moserobie Music -- Sweden )

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Swedish trumpeter Magnus Broo (Atomic, Ken Vandermark, &c. &c.) in his new group with Torbjorn Zetterberg, Joe Williamson and Hakon Maset Johansen, 8 original creative compositions.

Broo, Magnus Quartet: Painbody Broo, Magnus Quartet:
Painbody

(Moserobie Music -- Sweden )

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Trumpeter Magnus Broo's creative quartet in a set of original compositions that pay homage to Don Cherry while presenting their own forward pointing and impressive music.

Brotzmann / Adasiewicz / Edwards / Noble: Mental Shake Brotzmann / Adasiewicz / Edwards / Noble:
Mental Shake

(Otoroku -- Great Britain )

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A return to the group that kick-started Otoroku - the veteran German reedsman and free jazz pioneer Peter Brotzmann with the long-running London bass/drums partnership of John Edwards and Steve Noble, recording at the last set of a two-day residency at Cafe OTO in 2013.

Brotzmann / Adasiewicz / Edwards / Noble: Mental Shake [VINYL] Brotzmann / Adasiewicz / Edwards / Noble:
Mental Shake [VINYL]

(Otoroku -- Great Britain )

Price: $23.95

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A return to the group that kick-started Otoroku - the veteran German reedsman and free jazz pioneer Peter Brotzmann with the long-running London bass/drums partnership of John Edwards and Steve Noble, recording at the last set of a two-day residency at Cafe OTO in 2013.

Brotzmann / Kondo / Pupillo / Nilssen-Love: Hairy Bones Brotzmann / Kondo / Pupillo / Nilssen-Love:
Hairy Bones

(Okka -- USA )

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A riveting live encounter at Bimhuis, NL from Peter Brozmann, Toshinori Kondo, Massimo Pupillo and Paal Nilssen-Love, two extended improvisations of massive force.

Brotzmann / McPhee / Kessler / Zerang: Tales Out Of Time Brotzmann / McPhee / Kessler / Zerang:
Tales Out Of Time

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

Price: $16.95

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A much-needed reissue of the 2002 release from the quartet of Peter Brotzmann (reeds), Joe McPhee (sax, pocket cornet, trumpet), Kent Kessler (double bass) and Michael Zerang (drums & percussion) recording in the studio for incredible free improvisation from four titans.

Brotzmann, Peter: Tschuss [VINYL] Brotzmann, Peter:
Tschuss [VINYL]

(Cien Fuegos -- Austria )

Price: $28.95

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The classic trio lineup of saxophonist Peter Brotzmann, pianist Fred van Hove, and drummer Han Bennink in their 1975 album recording in the studio and live at Quartier Latin in Berlin.

Brown Ensemble, Rob: Crown Trunk Root Funk Brown Ensemble, Rob:
Crown Trunk Root Funk

(Aum Fidelity -- USA )

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Frequent William Parker sideman alto saxophonist Rob Brown on his 1st Aum Fidelity solo record, studio recordings of the ensemble he put together for the 2006 Vision Festival.

Brown, Rob / Unexplained Phenomena: Live at the Vision festival XV Brown, Rob / Unexplained Phenomena:
Live at the Vision festival XV

(Marge -- France )

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Saxophonist Rob Brown leads a quartet with Matt Moran on vibes, Chris Lightcap on bass and Gerald Cleaver on drums, performing live at the NY Vision Festival XV in 2010.

Brown, Rob Quartet: Radiant Pools Brown, Rob Quartet:
Radiant Pools

(RogueArt -- France )

Price: $15.95

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Bruckmann / Diaz-Infante / Shiruba / Stackpole: Grand Mal Bruckmann / Diaz-Infante / Shiruba / Stackpole:
Grand Mal

(pax -- USA )

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Bay Area free improvisers Ernesto Diaz-Infante (acoustic guitar), John Shiurba (electric guitar), Karen Stackpole (percussion) and Kyle Bruckman (oboe, english horn & suona), crossing acoustic and electronic boundaries in unpredictable improvised collective compositions.

bst.cr: bst.cr bst.cr:
bst.cr

(Bug Incision Records -- Canada )

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The unusual and challenging trio of Ben Bennett on drumheads, Ryan Jewell on snare, Wilson Shook on alto sax, and guest Mara Sedlins on viola performing at Seattle's Gallery 1412.

Burk, Greg: Many Worlds Burk, Greg:
Many Worlds

(482 Music -- USA )

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Pianist Burk's 4th release on 482 in a quartet with Henry Cook on woodwinds, bassist Ron Seguin and drummer Michel Lambert in a disc of exotic beauty and timbral intrigue.

Butcher, John / Nakamura, Toshimaru: Cavern with Nightlife Butcher, John / Nakamura, Toshimaru:
Cavern with Nightlife

(Weight of Wax -- Great Britain )

Price: $14.45

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Caetitu (Gibson / Weston / Mattos / Blume): Caetitu Caetitu (Gibson / Weston / Mattos / Blume):
Caetitu

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

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Live recordings from LOFT in Cologne, 2007 of this quartet of collective improvisers including Brazilian saxophonist Yedo Gibson and pianist Veryan Weston.

Carrier, Francois Trio + Bobo Stenson: Entrance 3 Carrier, Francois Trio + Bobo Stenson:
Entrance 3

(Ayler -- Sweden )

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Canadian saxophonist Francois Carrier in a trio with bassist Pierre Cote and drummer Michel Lambert, plus pianist Bobo Stenson performing live at the 2002 Vancouver Jazz Festival.

Cartier, Pierre: Les fleurs du tapis Cartier, Pierre:
Les fleurs du tapis

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

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Melodic music recorded live in a Quebec church in 1989 with Jean-Denis Levasseur and Jean Derome on saxophones, Pierre Cartier on bass, and Pierre Tanguay on percussion.

Carvalhais, Hugo (Pifarely / Pinto / Cymerman / Pifarely): Grand Valis Carvalhais, Hugo (Pifarely / Pinto / Cymerman / Pifarely):
Grand Valis

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Bassist and composer Hugo Carvalhais in an album hinting at chamber jazz with Dominique Pifarely's extraordinary violin work, but taking the music into unusual territory with his own keyboards, electronics, and by Jeremiah Cymerman's electronic manipulations.

Carvalhais, Hugo featuring Tim Berne: Nebulosa Carvalhais, Hugo featuring Tim Berne:
Nebulosa

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Alto saxophonist Tim Berne joined the trio of bassist & composer Hugo Carvalhais, pianist Gabriel Pinto, & drummer Mario Costa for this debut of their informed and dynamic modern jazz project.

Casserley, Lawrence / Desorgher, Simon : Music From ColourDome Casserley, Lawrence / Desorgher, Simon :
Music From ColourDome

(psi -- Great Britain )

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Castello, Angelica / Billy Roisz / Burkhard Stangl / Dieb13: Scuba Castello, Angelica / Billy Roisz / Burkhard Stangl / Dieb13:
Scuba

(Mikroton Recordings -- Russia )

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A large improvised work from the quartet of Angelica Castello (amplified subcontrabass, paetzold recorder and electronic devices, Billy Roisz (electronics), Burkhard Stangl (electric guitar) and Dieb13 (turntables & klopfer) performing live at Alte Schmiede Wien, Austria in 2013.

Ceccaldi / Negro / Ceccaldi / Chennebault: La Scala Ceccaldi / Negro / Ceccaldi / Chennebault:
La Scala

(Ayler -- France )

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The French quartet of Theo Ceccaldi (violin), Roberto Negro (piano), Valentin Ceccaldi (cello), and Adrien Chennebault (drums), mixing an unlikely set of improvised and composed styles for music that is indescribably absorbing, adventurous, sophisticated, and inspired.

Ceccaldi, Theo Trio + Joelle Leandre: Can You Smile? Ceccaldi, Theo Trio + Joelle Leandre:
Can You Smile?

(Ayler -- Sweden )

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Theo Ceccarelli expands his string trio from their Ayler debut album, "Carrousel", adding bassist and free vocalist Joelle Leandre to the group, yielding a new dimension to their rapidly expanding repertoire of rich, interactive improvisation.

Chadbourne, Dr. Eugene / DeLorenzo,  Victor / Jackson, Brian / Ritchie, Brian: Get G.O.I.N. (Get Out Chadbourne, Dr. Eugene / DeLorenzo, Victor / Jackson, Brian / Ritchie, Brian:
Get G.O.I.N. (Get Out of Iraq Now)

(Chadula -- USA )

Price: $12.95

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Chadbourne, Eugene: Where Is Kondo? Chadbourne, Eugene:
Where Is Kondo?

(Chadula -- USA )

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Chant  / Davies / Drew / Edwards: Decentred Chant / Davies / Drew / Edwards:
Decentred

(Another Timbre -- Greece/UK )

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Improvisations and realisations of indeterminate scores by Michael Pisaro and John Cage from this trio originally brought together by a reading of Cardew's "Treatise".

Charles / Gross / Hautzinger / Marchetti: Tsstt! Charles / Gross / Hautzinger / Marchetti:
Tsstt!

(Monotype -- Poland )

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Detailed and informed electroacoustic improvisation from the quartet of Xavier Charles (clarinet), Jean-Philippe Gross (electroacoustic devices), Franz Hautzinger (quartertone trumpet) and Lionel Marchetti (revox B77, short waves).

Chemical Composition: Notes Are Rain, Timbre Is Snow Chemical Composition:
Notes Are Rain, Timbre Is Snow

(Chemical Composition -- USA )

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The NY free improvising trio Chemical Composition (pianist Constance Cooper; percussionist John Cacciatore; electric guitarist Tom Desisto) are joined by Jeffrey Lependors on shakuhachi, xiao, and bawu.

Cherry, Neneh & The Thing: The Cherry Thing [VINYL] Cherry, Neneh & The Thing:
The Cherry Thing [VINYL]

(Smalltown Supersound -- Norway )

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The Thing (Mats Gustafsson, Ingebrigt Haker Flaten and Paal Nilssen) team up with Don Cherry's daughter, Neneh Cherry, for an energetic and excellent set of songs including pieces by Don Cherry, Ornette Coleman, The Stooges, &c.

Chicago Reed Quartet (Mazzarella / Rempis / Williams / Vandermark): Western Automatic Chicago Reed Quartet (Mazzarella / Rempis / Williams / Vandermark):
Western Automatic

(Aerophonic -- USA )

Price: $10.00

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Four generations of Chicago saxophonists--Dave Rempis, Ken Vandermark, Mars Williams, and Nick Mazzarella--come together in an interactive saxophone quartet with each player providing 2 compositions of well-developed, powerful, engaging free and lyrical jazz.

Chiesa / Guionnet / Petit / La Casa: Belvedere Chiesa / Guionnet / Petit / La Casa:
Belvedere

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

Price: $13.95

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Chrysakis / Slaven / O'Sullivan / Wigens: Zafiros en el Barro Chrysakis / Slaven / O'Sullivan / Wigens:
Zafiros en el Barro

(Aural Terrains -- Greece/UK )

Price: $15.95

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Intricate and beautifully paced electroacoustic improv from the quartet of Thanos Chrysakis (laptop, synth & radio), Ken Slaven (berimbu, autoharp, violin), James O'Sullivan (guitar) and Jerry Wigens (clarinet & mandolin).

Chrysakis, Thanos: Subterranean Sky Chrysakis, Thanos:
Subterranean Sky

(Aural Terrains -- Greece/UK )

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Aural Terrains label leader and electronic composer Thanos Chrysakis in a work in five movements based on field recordings, synthesized, and acoustic instrumental sounds.

Circuit: Electro Acoustic Ensemble: Epiphany Circuit: Electro Acoustic Ensemble:
Epiphany

(FMR -- Great Britain )

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The first in a series of recordings from the shifting Circuit ea-improv ensemble, here with Trevor Taylor, Paul Dunmall, Jonathan Implett and Nick Stephens.

Circuit: Electro-Acoustic Ensemble: Kitaoka Circuit: Electro-Acoustic Ensemble:
Kitaoka

(FMR -- Great Britain )

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The 3rd CD in a series by the ea-improv group Circuit (Pat Thomas, Trevor Taylor, &c). music influenced by the japanese artist and illusionist Akiyoshi Kitaoka.

Circuit: Genesis Circuit:
Genesis

(FMR -- Great Britain )

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Percussionist Trevor Taylor's Circuit mixes acoustic instruments, electronics and real-time processing to morph alien sounding landscapes through well-honed improvising, here with Paul Dunmall, Hilary Jeffires, and Roberto Filoseta.

Cirotteau / Lacasse / Massicotte / Normand: Face a la derive Cirotteau / Lacasse / Massicotte / Normand:
Face a la derive

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

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An audio and acousmatic documentary of the sounds along the St. Lawrence River, above and below water, and the voices of the people living around the shore.

Cohn, Steve : Iro Iro Cohn, Steve :
Iro Iro

(Red Toucan -- Canada )

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Pianist Cohn brought this ensemble together to explore new sounds in improvised chamber ensembles, finding the right voices with Kevin Norton, Tomas Ulrich, and Masahiko Kono.

Common Objects: Butcher / Davies / Davies / Patterson: Whitewashed with Lines [2 CDs] Common Objects: Butcher / Davies / Davies / Patterson:
Whitewashed with Lines [2 CDs]

(Another Timbre -- Greece/UK )

Price: $22.46

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A double CD featuring two extended live performances by the electroacoustic quartet of John Butcher (sax), Angharad Davies (violin), Rhodri Davies (harps) & Lee Patterson (amplifed devices), one an improv from Durham in 2013, the other a graphic score from Newcastle, 2014.

Compassionate Dictatorship: Cash Cows Compassionate Dictatorship:
Cash Cows

(FMR -- Great Britain )

Price: $15.95

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Guitarist Jez Franks and saxophonist Tori Freestone co-lead this quartet in a sophisticated take on melodic yet complex, hard driving jazz, intelligent playing for a modern age.

Conference Call (Ullmann / Stevens / Fonda / Schuller): What About ... ? [2 CDs] Conference Call (Ullmann / Stevens / Fonda / Schuller):
What About ... ? [2 CDs]

(Not Two Records -- Poland )

Price: $29.95

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The remarkable 12 year quartet of reed player Gebhard Ullmann, pianist Michael Jefry Stevens, bassist Joe Fonda and drummer George Schuller in a double CD of unique and creative improv.

Conference Call: Poetry In Motion Conference Call:
Poetry In Motion

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

Price: $13.95

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The first studio album in 8 years from pianist Michael Jefry Stevens and bassist Joe Fonda, with Gebhard Ullman and George Schuller, performing accomplished and impressive modern improvisation.

Conly, Sean: Re:Action Conly, Sean:
Re:Action

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Double bassist Sean Conly in a New York based quartet with saxophonists Michael Attias & Tony Malaby and drum legend Pheeroan Aklaff.

Convergence Quartet (Bynum / Einsenstadt / Hawkins / Lash): Song / Dance Convergence Quartet (Bynum / Einsenstadt / Hawkins / Lash):
Song / Dance

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

Price: $13.00

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Cornetist Taylor Ho Bynum, drummer Harris Eisenstadt, pianist Alexander Hawkins and bassist Dominic Lash converge for 9 pieces of avant-jazz and free music.

Convergence Quartet (Taylor Ho Bynum / Alexander Hawkins / Dominic Lash / Harris Eisenstadt): Owl Ja Convergence Quartet (Taylor Ho Bynum / Alexander Hawkins / Dominic Lash / Harris Eisenstadt):
Owl Jacket [VINYL]

(NoBusiness -- Lithuania )

Price: $25.95

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The 4th release from the international quartet of NY cornetist Taylor Ho Bynum, Canadian drummer Harris Eisenstadt, and UK bassist Dominic Lash and pianist Alexander Hawkins, with compositions from all 4 players, including an adaptation of traditional Ghanaian & Gambian pieces.



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