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Quintet Recordings
 
Horvitz / Samworth / Lee / Clark / Schyff: Intersection Poems Horvitz / Samworth / Lee / Clark / Schyff:
Intersection Poems

(Spool -- Canada )

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Hubbub: Whobub [2 CDs] Hubbub:
Whobub [2 CDs]

(Matchless -- Great Britain )

Price: $33.95

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A double CD by the French free improvising ensemble Hubbub recording live in 2010: CD1 in concert at Festival Muzzix, La Malterie, Lille; CD2 at Carre Bleu, Poitiers.

Hubweber / Schubert / Schlippenbach / Thomas / Wllers: Intricacies [2 CDs] Hubweber / Schubert / Schlippenbach / Thomas / Wllers:
Intricacies [2 CDs]

(NoBusiness -- Lithuania )

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Performing live at B-Flat, in Berlin, Germany in 2014, this album aptly names the intricate interactions and dialog from this sophisticated and seasoned quartet, performing extended collective compositions that showcases each player while emphasizing their group dynamic.

Hume, Carolyn / Paul May : Wet Map <i>[Used Item]</i> Hume, Carolyn / Paul May :
Wet Map [Used Item]

(Leo -- Great Britain )

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"The discography of Carolyn Hume and Paul May on Leo Records continues to grow. On their fourth CD for Leo Records they continue to explore their haunting, atmospheric pieces occasionally augmented by the voice of Sonja Galsworthy, guit...

Interference Sardines : Zucchini Interference Sardines :
Zucchini

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

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An unlikely group of musicians from various backgrounds come together to make a great album of instrumental and vocal music.

Israelite, Koby: Orobas - The Book Of Angels Volume 4 Israelite, Koby:
Orobas - The Book Of Angels Volume 4

(Tzadik -- USA )

Price: $14.00

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Josephson / Wachsmann / Lindsay / Smith / Blume: Zero Plus Josephson / Wachsmann / Lindsay / Smith / Blume:
Zero Plus

(Balance Point Acoustics -- USA )

Price: $9.60

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The Triple D Trio of Aurora Josephson (voice), Jacob Lindsay (clarinet) & Damon Smith (bass) met with visiting European improvisers Philipp Wachsmann (violin) and Martin Blume (drums) to record these live concerts in Oakland and SF.

Joy Mega: Forever is Something Inside You Joy Mega:
Forever is Something Inside You

(New Atlantis -- USA )

Price: $7.50

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Joy Mega is a group of outstanding NYC avant-jazz artists led by bassist and vocalist Jason Ajemian who has created a unique album of melodic free jazz pop songs that challenges the constraint of genres.

Kammerer, Margareth: Why Is The Sea So Blue Kammerer, Margareth:
Why Is The Sea So Blue

(Mikroton Recordings -- Russia )

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Margareth Kammerer (Magic I.D., ONJO, International Nothing) explores songs in experimental and improvised setting, in a band with Christof Kurzmann (saxophone), Axel Dorner (trumpet), Burkhard Stangl (vibraphone), Werner Dafeldecker (bass), &c.

Karayorgis, Pandelis Quintet: Circuitous Karayorgis, Pandelis Quintet:
Circuitous

(Driff Records -- USA )

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Some of Chicago's top improvisers in a set of new compositions by pianist Karayorgis, featuring reed players Rempis and Jackson in various powerful sax and clarinet combinations.

Karayorgis, Pandelis Quintet: System Of 5 Karayorgis, Pandelis Quintet:
System Of 5

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

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Pianist Pandelis Karayorgis in a new band with Luther Gray, Jef Charland, Jeff Galindo and Matt Langley, distinctive jazz focusing on tradition through contemporary perspectives.

Kassap / Tchamitchian  / Lopez / Lavant: Ascension, Tombeau of John Coltrane Kassap / Tchamitchian / Lopez / Lavant:
Ascension, Tombeau of John Coltrane

(RogueArt -- France )

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The trio of clarinetist Sylvain Kassap, bassist Claude Tchamitchian and drummer Ramon Lopez with Denis Lavant interpreting Franck Medioni's jazz poem to John Coltrane.

Keszler, Eli: Oxtirn Keszler, Eli:
Oxtirn

(ESP -- USA )

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Extreme percussion work from Eli Keszler, mostly solo pieces using a diverse sonic palette, and assisted on 2 tracks by clarinetist Ashley Paul, plus brass player Andrew Fenlon and prepared pianist Sakkiko Mori.

KGB: Noise Forest [AUDIO DVD] KGB:
Noise Forest [AUDIO DVD]

(Aural Terrains -- Greece/UK )

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KGB (Dougherty/Hennebohl/Cascone) in audio environments fromm 2 day-long performances in Berlin using a mix of found objects, constructions, machines, contact mics & traditional instruments.

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.

Led Bib: Bring Your Own Led Bib:
Bring Your Own

(Cuneiform -- USA )

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UK modern jazz artists Led Bib is a 5 piece band with a dual sax and Fender Rhodes front line, here in their fifth album of hard-edged improvisation with rock influences.

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 -- 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.

Lowe, Frank with Jarman / Lee Cheng / Parker / Sinan: The Loweski Lowe, Frank with Jarman / Lee Cheng / Parker / Sinan:
The Loweski

(ESP -- USA )

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A previously unreleased recording from the legendary concert that produced saxophonist Lowe's ESP-Disk's debut as a leader, "Black Beings", with William Parker, Joseph Jarman, Raymond Lee Cheng, and Rashid Sinan.

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.

Mateen, Sabir / Frode Gjerstad feat. Steve Swell: Sound Gathering Mateen, Sabir / Frode Gjerstad feat. Steve Swell:
Sound Gathering

(Not Two Records -- Poland )

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Studio recordings from saxophonists Mateen and Gjerstad's meeting with trombonist Steve Swell, basist Clif Jackson and drummer David Gould in New York City, 2007.

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.

McAuley, Jim: The Ultimate Frog <i>[Used Item]</i> McAuley, Jim:
The Ultimate Frog [Used Item]

(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 )

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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.

Miguel, Sei: Esfingico - Suite for a Jazz Combo Miguel, Sei:
Esfingico - Suite for a Jazz Combo

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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A four part suite bridging compositional and improvisational music from Portugese pocket trumpeter Sei Miguel in a quintet including Rafael Toral on modulated electronics.

Minton, Phil + Audrey Chen + Guy Segers + Peter Jacquemyn + Teun Verbruggen: Quintet Minton, Phil + Audrey Chen + Guy Segers + Peter Jacquemyn + Teun Verbruggen:
Quintet

(Sub Rosa -- Belgium )

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The second of two releases with free improvising vocalist Phil Minton and Audrey Chen, here joined as a quintet with electric bassist Guy Segers, double bassist Peter Jacquemyn, and drummer/percussionist Teun Verbruggen.

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 -- 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: Aporias Nakatani / Fells / Nicholson / MacDonald / Davidson:
Aporias

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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

(Tzadik -- USA )

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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 -- 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.



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