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Quintet Recordings


 
Klucevsek, Guy: Dancing On The Volcano Klucevsek, Guy:
Dancing On The Volcano

(Tzadik -- USA )

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Klucevsek's 3rd CD for Tzadik presents a series of compositions filled with his patented wit and humor, scored for a quartet of some of his closest collaborators.

Konstrukt & Joe McPhee: Babylon [VINYL] Konstrukt & Joe McPhee:
Babylon [VINYL]

(Roaratorio -- USA )

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NY saxophonist and pocket trumpeter Joe McPhee meets Turkish free-improv group konstruKt, who have collaborated with Evan Parker, Marshall Allen and Peter Brotzmann, for these fascinating improvisations mixing jazz, traditional instrumentation, and electronics.

Lacy, Steve Five: Blinks...Zurich 1983 Lacy, Steve Five:
Blinks...Zurich 1983

(hatOLOGY -- Switzerland )

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Reissue of this 1983 live outing of the Steve Lacy Five, an incredible and sophisticated band with Steve Potts, Irene Aebi, Jean-Jacques Avenel and Oliver Johnson performing Lacy compositions.

Landaeus, Mathias: Goes a Long, Long Way Landaeus, Mathias:
Goes a Long, Long Way

(Moserobie Music -- Sweden )

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Influential Swedish and New York jazz pianist and composer Mathias Landaeus & his House Of Approximation quintet in 9 original Landaeus compositions.

Lapin / Poore / Schubert / Turner / Bledsoe: Seek it Not with Your Eyes Lapin / Poore / Schubert / Turner / Bledsoe:
Seek it Not with Your Eyes

(Red Toucan -- Canada )

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Initially planned as a trio with Russian Alexey Lapin, Roger Turner's presence expanded this to a quartet, and then flautist Helen Bledsoe joined to complete the quintet as recorded live at the LOFT.

Laubrock, Ingrid: Anti-House Laubrock, Ingrid:
Anti-House

(Intakt -- Switzerland )

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German to NY transplant, saxophonist Laubrock in a remarkable quartet with guitarist Mary Halvorson, bassist John Hebert, drummer Tom Rainey and pianist Kris Davis.

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.

Leichtmann, Hanno: Minimal Studies Leichtmann, Hanno:
Minimal Studies

(Mikroton Recordings -- Russia )

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Berlin sound artist Hanno Leichtmann's modern version of minimal music with strong connections to dub, ambient and club music, recorded with the help of Kai Fagaschinski (clarinet), Sabine Ercklentz (trumpet), and Alex Stolze (violin).

Letarte, Genevieve: Chansons d'un jour Letarte, Genevieve:
Chansons d'un jour

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

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Ten new songs from Genevieve Letarte on her second CD that is full of compelling melodies and are accompanied by electric and acoustic guitar, bass, drums and trumpet.

Lightcap, Chris Bigmouth: Epicenter Lightcap, Chris Bigmouth:
Epicenter

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Bassist Chris Lightcap's Bigmouth features 2 saxophonists--Chris Cheek and Tony Malaby, Craig Tabor on keys and Gerald Cleavers on drums, in 8 melodic tracks inspired by landmarks of NYC and influenced by jazz tradition, West African music, pop hooks, and more.

Lowe, Frank : Black Beings Lowe, Frank :
Black Beings

(ESP-Disk -- USA )

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Reissue and remaster of this 1973 album from Frank Lowe with William Parker, Joseph Jarman and "The Wizard", restoring 15 minutes of material thought to have been lost.

Lundbom, Jon & Big Five Chord: Big Five Chord Lundbom, Jon & Big Five Chord:
Big Five Chord

(Hot Cup Records -- USA )

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The first recording by guitarist Jon Lunbom's Big Five Chord with bassist Moppa Elliott, saxophonists Jon Irabagon and Dominic Lalli, and drummer Justin Walke, superb 21st century jazz.

Lundbom, Jon and Big Five Chord: Accomplish Jazz Lundbom, Jon and Big Five Chord:
Accomplish Jazz

(Hot Cup Records -- USA )

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Jon Lundbom's Big Five Chord took three years off before this album to develop the "Bryand and the Haggards" alter-ego, returning with this intense genre-shipping and virtuosic album.

Maguire, Carl Floriculture: Sided Silver Solid Maguire, Carl Floriculture:
Sided Silver Solid

(Firehouse 12 Records -- USA )

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New York keyboardist/composer Carl Maguire's Floriculture with John Hebert and Dan Weiss, in an expanded line-up featuring violist Stephanie Griffin and veteran reedist Oscar Noriega.

Maroney, Denman Quintet: Udentity Maroney, Denman Quintet:
Udentity

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Hyperpianist Denman Maroney in a quintet with Ned Rothenberg, Dave Ballou, Reuben Radding and Michael Sarin, complex and rewarding structured & multi-tempo music.

Martin / Lozano / Lewis / Wiens / Duncan: At Canterbury Martin / Lozano / Lewis / Wiens / Duncan:
At Canterbury

(Barnyard -- Canada )

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Saxophonist Frank Lozano brings together four other artists for a first time collaboration that results in this groovy, soulful, and passionate live studio recording.

Martin, Jean: At the Farm Martin, Jean:
At the Farm

(Barnyard -- Canada )

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After touring Canada extensively for 3 years the trio of Jean Martin, Justin Haynes and Kevin Turcotte released this CD of wide-ranging and excellent recordings.

McAuley, Jim: The Ultimate Frog McAuley, Jim:
The Ultimate Frog

(Drip Audio -- Canada )

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Guitarist and string player Jim McAuley's "The Ultimate Frog" is a double album made up of duets with artists Leroy Jenkins, Nels Cline, Ken Filiano, and Alex Cline.

McPhee, Joe / Survival Unit II / Thorton, Clifford: N.Y., N.Y., 1971 McPhee, Joe / Survival Unit II / Thorton, Clifford:
N.Y., N.Y., 1971

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

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McPhee, Joe: Nation Time McPhee, Joe:
Nation Time

(Atavistic -- USA )

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Joe McPhee recorded this smoking album in 1970, performing live at Vassar College Urban Center for Black Studies with Mike Kull (piano), Tyrone Crabb (bass), Bruce Thompson (percussion) and Ernest Bostic (percussion).

Melodic Art-Tet (Brackeen, Abdullah, Parker, Blank, Waters): Melodic Art-Tet Melodic Art-Tet (Brackeen, Abdullah, Parker, Blank, Waters):
Melodic Art-Tet

(NoBusiness -- Lithuania )

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1974 recordings at WKCR in NYC from the quintet of Charles Brackeen (flute & sax), Ahmed Abdullah (trumpet), William Parker (bass), Roger Blank (drums) and Tony Waters (percussion), beautifully recorded and essential free improvisation.

Melodic Art-Tet (Brackeen, Abdullah, Parker, Blank, Waters): Melodic Art-Tet [VINYL 2 LPs] Melodic Art-Tet (Brackeen, Abdullah, Parker, Blank, Waters):
Melodic Art-Tet [VINYL 2 LPs]

(NoBusiness -- Lithuania )

Price: $33.95    

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1974 recordings at WKCR in NYC from the quintet of Charles Brackeen (flute & sax), Ahmed Abdullah (trumpet), William Parker (bass), Roger Blank (drums) and Tony Waters (percussion), beautifully recorded and essential free improvisation.

Merega, Giacomo / Noah Kaplan / Marco Cappelli (w/ Anthony Coleman & Mauro Pagani): Watch The Walls Merega, Giacomo / Noah Kaplan / Marco Cappelli (w/ Anthony Coleman & Mauro Pagani):
Watch The Walls Instead

(Underwolf -- USA )

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Italian electric bassist Giacomo Merega together with saxophonist Noah Kaplan and guitarist Marco Cappelli for a set of rhythm-less free form improvisations recorded in Brooklyn, NYC, with pianist Anthony Coleman and violin player Mauro Pagini joining for several tacks.

Mezei, Szilard Tubass Quintet: Canons - 2nd Hoisting [VINYL] Mezei, Szilard Tubass Quintet:
Canons - 2nd Hoisting [VINYL]

(NoBusiness -- Lithuania )

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Four extended compositions from the Tubass Quintet led by Szilard Mezei (performing on double bass instead of his usual viola) performing with a heavy group of 4 double bassists and tuba.

Mezzacappa, Lisa & Nightshade: Cosmic Rift Mezzacappa, Lisa & Nightshade:
Cosmic Rift

(Leo -- Great Britain )

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Bassist Mezzacappa and her Nightshade (Cory Wright (clarinet), John Finkbeiner (guitar), Tim Perkis (electronics), Kjell Nordeson (vibes & percussion)) performing compositions inspired by diverse composers from Messiaen to Zappa.

Mitchell, Nicole: Aquarius Mitchell, Nicole:
Aquarius

(Delmark -- USA )

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Nicole Mitchell's Ice Crystal project explores water and glass chemistry of flute and vibes by combining the creative flutist with vibraphonist Jason Adasiewicz plus the rhythm section of Frank Rosaly on drums and Joshua Abram on bass.

Mitchell, Roscoe Quintet: Turn Mitchell, Roscoe Quintet:
Turn

(RogueArt -- France )

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Mockuno NuClear: Drop It Mockuno NuClear:
Drop It

(NoBusiness -- Lithuania )

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Studio recordings and one live track from Lithuanian saxophonist Liudas Mockunas' trio with fellow homelanders, pianist Dmitrij Golovanov and drummer Marijus Aleksa, extended free jazz balancing heavy and beautiful approaches to improv.

Moholo, Loius / Evan Parker Quintet: Bush Fire Moholo, Loius / Evan Parker Quintet:
Bush Fire

(Ogun -- Great Britain )

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1995 studio recordings of this great UK quintet with Louis Moholo and Evan Parker leading, a classic meeting of two incredible free jazz performers in their prime.

Mostly Other People Do The Killing: Blue Mostly Other People Do The Killing:
Blue

(Hot Cup Records -- USA )

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New York's brilliant band takes on Miles Davis' classic "Kind of Blue" in a note-for-note recreation, a head-scratching anomaly that is as close to performing a perfect replica as is imaginable.

Mostly Other People Do The Killing: Forty Fort Mostly Other People Do The Killing:
Forty Fort

(Hot Cup Records -- USA )

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With a cover borrowing heavily from the Impulse label, this incredible NYC band's 4th release blends 60s jazz with modern improv in creative and edge-of-your seat energetic music.

Mostly Other People Do The Killing: Shamokin!!! Mostly Other People Do The Killing:
Shamokin!!!

(Hot Cup Records -- USA )

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New York's MOPDTK (Evans/Irabagon/Shea/Elliott) performing band leader Moppa Elliott's post-uber-be-bop that smokes in the future tradition of 50s jazz.

Mostly Other People Do the Killing: This Is Our Moosic Mostly Other People Do the Killing:
This Is Our Moosic

(Hot Cup Records -- USA )

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Looking like the cover to Ornette's "This Is Our Music", the brilliant quartet of Peter Evans, Kevin Shea, Jon Irabagon & Moppa Elliott both pay homage to & move forward hard bop music.

Murray, Sunny : Sunny Murray Murray, Sunny :
Sunny Murray

(ESP-Disk -- USA )

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Mytha, Hans Kennel: How It All Started Mytha, Hans Kennel:
How It All Started

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

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Improvised music using traditional Alpine horn music as its roots, as performed by a quartet of alphorns, büchels, and voice.

Nakatani / Fells / Nicholson / MacDonald / Davidson: AporiasNakatani / Fells / Nicholson / MacDonald Nakatani / Fells / Nicholson / MacDonald / Davidson:
AporiasNakatani / Fells / Nicholson / MacDonald / Davidson

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

Price: $14.95    

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Naked City: Live - Volume One Naked City:
Live - Volume One

(Tzadik -- USA )

Price: $13.95    

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Nauseef / Mori / Courvoisier / Quintus / Hoffmann: Albert Nauseef / Mori / Courvoisier / Quintus / Hoffmann:
Albert

(Leo -- Great Britain )

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Neto Quartet, Alipio C.: The Perfume Comes Before The Flower Neto Quartet, Alipio C.:
The Perfume Comes Before The Flower

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Lisbon saxophonist and composer Alípio Neto in exciting free and hard bop sessions with New Yorkers Herb Robertson, Michael Thompson, and Ken Filiano.

New York Art Quartet New York Art Quartet:

(ESP-Disk -- USA )

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Reissue of the 1964 release of this incredible yet short-lived NY free jazz ensemble, one of the first ESP issues, and including a recitation from Amiri Baraka.

NG4 Quartet (Keith Rowe / Anthony Taillard / Emmanuel Leduc / Julien Ottavi): A Quartet For Guitars NG4 Quartet (Keith Rowe / Anthony Taillard / Emmanuel Leduc / Julien Ottavi):
A Quartet For Guitars

(Mikroton Recordings -- Russia )

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Keith Rowe, Anthony Taillard, Emmanuel Leduc and Julien Ottavi perform on electric guitars and electronics, following a score of 9 sections worked out between them for over a year before recording these six improvisations.

Niggli, Lucas / Big Zoom: Celebrate Diversity Niggli, Lucas / Big Zoom:
Celebrate Diversity

(Intakt -- Switzerland )

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Niggli, Lucas Big Zoom: Polisation Niggli, Lucas Big Zoom:
Polisation

(Intakt -- Switzerland )

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Drummer Lucas Nggli rebuilds his Big Zoom band by filling out the rhythm section with bassist Barry Guy, and adding flutist Anne La Berge along with regulars trombonist Wogram and guitarist Schaufelberger.

Nordstrom, Fredrik: Live in Coimbra Nordstrom, Fredrik:
Live in Coimbra

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Fredrick Nordstrom's 60s inspired jazz places itself in the Ornette Coleman heritage, with references also to Blue Note artists like Bobby Hutcherson.

Normand, Eric: Data (Low-Fi Duets) Normand, Eric:
Data (Low-Fi Duets)

(Monotype -- Poland )

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Bassist Eric Normand also builds unusual noise devices and stomp boxes, which he performs here in duos with Martin Tetreault, Christine Sehnaoui Abdelnour, Sebastien Cirotteau, and Mario Gauthier.

Nuts (Duboc / Siddik / Oki / Lasserre / Sato): Symphony for Old and New Dimensions Nuts (Duboc / Siddik / Oki / Lasserre / Sato):
Symphony for Old and New Dimensions

(Ayler -- Sweden )

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Bassist Duboc's two part symphony with dual drummers and dual trumpeters is a journey that aims at the creative free improvisation of groups like the Art Ensemble, AACM, BAG, &c.

Ochs, Larry Quintet: Stone Shift Ochs, Larry Quintet:
Stone Shift

(RogueArt -- France )

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Larry Ochs Sax & Drum Core with Satoko Fujii & Natsuki Tamura and the dual drummers of Scott Amendola and Donald Robinson performing live at Teatro Fondamente Nuovo in Italy.

ONJT +: Bells ONJT +:
Bells

(Doubtmusic -- Japan )

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One of two releases from Otomo Yoshihide's ONJT with Mizutani Hiroaki, Mizutani Hiroaki, Yoshigaki Yasuhiro + Sachiko M and Jim O'Rourke, paying homage to Albert Ayler's ESP release, "Bells".

Papasoff, Charles: Papasoff Papasoff, Charles:
Papasoff

(Red Toucan -- Canada )

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Montreal saxophonist Charles Papasoff's first album as a leader and the 1st release on the Red Toucan label, presenting Papasoff solo, and in a quartet with trumpeter Baikida Carroll, bassist Santi Debriano, and drummer Pheeroan Aklaff.

Parker / Schlippenbach / Guy / Lovens / Lytton: 2X3=5 Parker / Schlippenbach / Guy / Lovens / Lytton:
2X3=5

(Leo -- Great Britain )

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Two trios of powerful musicians, Parker/Guy/Lytton and Schlippenbach/Parker/Lovens, come together for a 77 minute-long collective performance of live improvisation full of vivacity and zest.

Paura: The Construction Of Fear Paura:
The Construction Of Fear

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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Excellent, fun and slightly twisted free improvising quintet with Dennis Gonzalez, Mark Sanders, Alipio Netom, and father/son team Ernesto Rodrigues and Guilherme Rodrigues.

PBB'S Lacus Amoenus with Peter Evans: The Sauna Session PBB'S Lacus Amoenus with Peter Evans:
The Sauna Session

(Long Song Records -- Italy )

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Piero Bittolo Bon's Lacus Amoenus featuring the leader on reeds & electronics, Simone Massaron on guitars, Glauco Benedetti on tuba, and Tommaso Cappellato on drums, is joined by trumpeter Peter Evans for an album of transatlantic improvisation of great dexterity and humor.

Perelman, Ivo with Sirius Quartet: The Passion According To G.H. Perelman, Ivo with Sirius Quartet:
The Passion According To G.H.

(Leo -- Great Britain )

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Saxophonist Ivo Perelman and the string ensemble Sirius Quartet create a passionate album of free improvisation that is at times fierce and others delicate, all the while remaining extraordinary.

Period (Pride / Looker / Bettis / Jones / Hillmer): 2 Period (Pride / Looker / Bettis / Jones / Hillmer):
2

(Public Eyesore -- USA )

Price: $7.00    

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Unconventional improvised music incorporating experimental metal, free form jazz, art rock, electro-acoustic music, in a quintet with Mike Pride (drums), Charlie Looker (guitar), Chuck Bettis (voice & laptop), Darius Jones (sax) and Sam Hillmer (sax).

Platform 1: Takes Off Platform 1:
Takes Off

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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A first and exceptional release from the Platform 1 quintet of Chicago reedist Ken Vandermark, NY trombonist Steve Swell, European trumpeter Magnus Broo, Canadian ex-pat bassist Joe Williamson, and Amsterdamn based drummer Michael Vatcher.

Polwechsel: Archives of the North Polwechsel:
Archives of the North

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

Price: $17.95    

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Pride, Mike's Scene Fucker #5: The Ensemble Is An Electronic Device Pride, Mike's Scene Fucker #5:
The Ensemble Is An Electronic Device

(Public Eyesore -- USA )

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Mike Pride's ensemble with Brian Moran, Jessica Pavone, Aaron Ali Shaikh in an extended work recorded live at Freddy's in Brooklyn in February of 2003, a slowly building work of unusual acoustic and electronic improvisation.

Rampersaud / Shaw / Neal / Martin / Krakawiac: Halcyon Science130410 Rampersaud / Shaw / Neal / Martin / Krakawiac:
Halcyon Science130410

(Barnyard -- Canada )

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Intelligent and inspired compositions by saxophonist Evan Shaw and trumpeter Nicole Rampersaud performed with Jean Martin (drums and laptop), Wes Neal (double bass), and Tomasz Krakowiak (percussion).

Reed, Mike People, Places & Things, : Clean on the Corner Reed, Mike People, Places & Things, :
Clean on the Corner

(482 Music -- USA )

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Chicago drummer Mike Reed's 4th album with his quartet of saxophonists Tim Haldeman and Greg Ward and bassist Jason Roebke, here with guests Craig Taborn on piano and Josh Berman on cornet, irrepressible modern jazz.

Resende, Julio: You Taste Like A Song Resende, Julio:
You Taste Like A Song

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Lyrical pianist Julio Resende's trio confirms his love for the song format in an album combining beatiful, lyrical melodies, groovy rhythms and hot improvisations.



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