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Quintet Recordings


 
Robertson, Herb - NY Downtown Allstars: Elaboration Robertson, Herb - NY Downtown Allstars:
Elaboration

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Rodrigues / Davies / Rodrigues / Bosetti / Ezaki: London Rodrigues / Davies / Rodrigues / Bosetti / Ezaki:
London

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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Rodrigues / Rodrigues / de Toni / Berthet / Ortis: Trees Rodrigues / Rodrigues / de Toni / Berthet / Ortis:
Trees

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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Five trees interpreted through electroacoustic improv from the quintet of Guilherme Rodrigues (cello, Gianna de Toni, double bass), Raphael Ortis (electric bass, objects) Christophe Berthet (sax), and Ernesto Rodrigues (viola); mysterious and compelling music.

Rodrigues / Rodrigues / Ullen / D'incise / Bondi: Lisboa Rodrigues / Rodrigues / Ullen / D'incise / Bondi:
Lisboa

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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Orchestrated from strings, piano, percussives, laptop & objects, this quintet creates a complex collective voice from high- and low-frequency drones, dissonant long string tones, slow piano chords, metallic sounds, and rich electronics.

Rose, Jon: //shoppinglive@victo Rose, Jon:
//shoppinglive@victo

(Recommended Records -- Great Britain )

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Rothenberg / Buck / Takeishi / Tronzo: The Fell Clutch Rothenberg / Buck / Takeishi / Tronzo:
The Fell Clutch

(Animul -- USA )

Price: $12.71    

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Rubedo 'ro: Rubedo 'ro Rubedo 'ro:
Rubedo 'ro

(Malasartes -- Canada )

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Six years of songs and compositions reflecting the life and travels of the Montreal quintet of Geraldine Eguiluz (voice, guitar, compositions), Marie-Lys Trudel (violin & viola); Julie Babaz (cello), Sheila Hannigan (cello) and Stephane Diamantakiou (bass).

Russell, Hal: NRG Ensemble Russell, Hal:
NRG Ensemble

(NESSA -- USA )

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Multi-instrumentalist Hal Russell's superb 1981 Nessa release with his NRG Ensemble with Chuck Burdelik (sax & winds), Brian Sandstrom (bass), Curt Bley (bass) and Steve Hunt (drums), inventive and engaging modern jazz.

Rutherford, Paul: Tetralogy 2CD Rutherford, Paul:
Tetralogy 2CD

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

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Four situations with the late, inventive tromobonist Rutherford, with electronics solo, in trio and in a quartet; remarkable and unusual improvisation from one of the greats.

Saft, Jamie Trio: Trouble-The Jamie Saft Trio Plays Bob Dylan Saft, Jamie Trio:
Trouble-The Jamie Saft Trio Plays Bob Dylan

(Tzadik -- USA )

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Sanchez, Angelica Quintet: Wires and Moss Sanchez, Angelica Quintet:
Wires and Moss

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Electric jazz with a hard bop twist from NY pianist Angelica Sanchez and her quintet with French guitarist Marc Ducret and NY mainstays Tony Malaby (sax), Drew Gress (bass) and Tom Rainey (drums).

Sanchez, Angelica: Life Between Sanchez, Angelica:
Life Between

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Pianist and Wurlitzer player Angelic Sanchez in a great band with Tony Malaby, Marc Ducret, Drew Gress and Tom Rainey in a set of Sanchez original compositions.

Sandell, Sten / David Stackenas with Parker / Guy / Lytton: Gubbrora Sandell, Sten / David Stackenas with Parker / Guy / Lytton:
Gubbrora

(psi -- Great Britain )

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Sandstrom, Nisse Quintet: Live at Crescendo Sandstrom, Nisse Quintet:
Live at Crescendo

(Moserobie Music -- Sweden )

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A live recording of lyrical post-bop jazz from Swedish legend, tenor saxophnoist Nisse Standstrom, in a live recording from 2014 fronting a quintet of creative players Jonas Kullhammar on tenor sax, Leio Lindberg on piano, Kenji Rabson on bass, and Moussa Fadera on drums.

Scheinman, Jenny: Shalagaster Scheinman, Jenny:
Shalagaster

(Tzadik -- USA )

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Settles, Brian and Central Station: Secret Handshake Settles, Brian and Central Station:
Secret Handshake

(Engine -- USA )

Price: $11.16    

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Saxophonist Brian Settles' quartet with pianist Neil Podgurski, bassist Corcoran Holt, drummer Jeremy Carlstedt, jazz that freely moves towards and away from the rhythm, with bursts of raw Ayler-like blowing.

Sharp, Elliott Aggregat: Quintet Sharp, Elliott Aggregat:
Quintet

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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The 2nd Aggregat album expands the first release's trio of Elliott Sharp (just on reeds this time), Brad Jones (bass) and Ches Smith (drums) into a quintet with Nate Wooley (trumpet) and Terry L. Green (trombone) for an amazing set of free jazz compositions.

Shibolet, Ariel and Between the Strings Trio: Live at the Tel Aviv Museum Shibolet, Ariel and Between the Strings Trio:
Live at the Tel Aviv Museum

(Kadima -- Israel )

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Soprano saxophonist Shibolet performing solo and with the Between the Strings trio (JC Jones, Daniel Hofman, Nori Jacoby) live at the Tel Aviv Museum in 2006.

Skronktet West, The: EL Skronktet West, The:
EL

(Spool -- Canada )

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Reedist Scott Rosenberg's Skronktet quintet with Morgan Guberman (bass), Matt Ingalls (clarinets), Gino Robair (percussion) & John Shiurba (guitar) in a release of seamless improv that transitions between various styles.

Skuggorna Och Ljuset / Magnus Granberg: Would Fall From The Sky, Would Wither And Die Skuggorna Och Ljuset / Magnus Granberg:
Would Fall From The Sky, Would Wither And Die

(Another Timbre -- UK )

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A new composition by clarinetist and composer Magnus Granberg, the leader of the highly acclaimed ensemble Skogen, this time with a new, smaller group that includes percussionist Erik Carlsson, performing his beautiful, melancholic music.

Smith, Ches and These Arches (Smith / Berne / Malaby / Halvorson / Parkins): Hammered Smith, Ches and These Arches (Smith / Berne / Malaby / Halvorson / Parkins):
Hammered

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Drawing from some of NYC's finest - Tim Berne, Tony Malaby, Mary Halvorson and Andrea Parks - drummer Ches Smith's band takes the Downtown NY strategy to bridge experimental rock and avant jazz in unexpected and astonishing ways.

Smith, Ian: Tryst Smith, Ian:
Tryst

(Red Toucan -- Canada )

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Irish trumpeter Ian Smith in an eclectic quintet of improvisers: Brian Godding (guitar synth), Marcio Mattos (bass, cello), then-emerging Mark Sanders (drums, percussion), and Thebe Lipere (percussion).

Smith, Wadada Leo: Kabell Years 1971-1979 Smith, Wadada Leo:
Kabell Years 1971-1979

(Tzadik -- USA )

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From 1971-1979 Wadada Leo Smith released four albums on his own, privately pressed label Kabell, now remastered and coupled with over two hours of unreleased bonus tracks.

Smith, Wadada Leo: The Great Lakes Suites [2 CDs] Smith, Wadada Leo:
The Great Lakes Suites [2 CDs]

(Tum -- Finland )

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Outstanding compositions and performances on a 2 disc set from trumpeter Leo Smith, each piece dedicated to one of the US Great Lakes, with multi-wind player Henry Threadgill, bassist John Lindberg, and drummer Jack DeJohnette, a milestone in a superlative career!

Solborg, Mark Trio with Evan Paker & Herb Robertson: The Trees Solborg, Mark Trio with Evan Paker & Herb Robertson:
The Trees

(Ilk Music -- Denmark )

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Danish guitarist and composer Mark Solborg invited the legendary British saxophonist and improviser Evan Parker to join his trio along with American trumpet player Herb Robertson for an unusual and unique meeting across borders and generations.

Sorey, Tyshawn: Oblique-I Sorey, Tyshawn:
Oblique-I

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

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10 compositions from drummer Tyshawn Sorey's creative quartet/quintet repertoire "41 Compositions", created as a series of platforms for improvisation, here performed with Loren Stillman, Todd Neufeld, John Escreet & Chris Tordini.

Splatter with Rafal Mazur: cloudseed Splatter with Rafal Mazur:
cloudseed

(Citystream -- Great Britain )

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Splatter's 3rd CD resulted from a meeting between the London-based quartet Splatter (Noel Taylor-clarinet; Anna Kaluza-sax; Tom Greenhalgh-drums; Pedro Velasco-electric guitar) and Polish bassist Rafal Mazur after their successful collaboration at Cafe Oto in 2010.

Spontaneous Music Ensemble: Hot & Cold Heroes Spontaneous Music Ensemble:
Hot & Cold Heroes

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

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The longest lasting and most controversial edition of the SME was that featuring John Stevens (percussion, cornet, voice) with two vastly under-rated acoustic musicians: Nigel Coombes (violin) & Roger Smith (guitar); plus 3 concerts from 1980 and 1991.

Squakk (Griener / Mahall / Roder / Thewes): Willisau & Berlin Squakk (Griener / Mahall / Roder / Thewes):
Willisau & Berlin

(Intakt -- Switzerland )

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Berlin's Squakk is the quartet of Michael Griener (drums), Rudi Mahall (bass clarinet, clarinet, baritone sax), Jan Roder (double bass), and Christof Thewes (trombone), performing free-bop that draws on jazz history transformed into the modern improvised language.

Takase, Aki: Tarantella Takase, Aki:
Tarantella

(psi -- Great Britain )

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Tarbaby (Waits / Evans / Revis / + Lake & Ducret ): Fanon Tarbaby (Waits / Evans / Revis / + Lake & Ducret ):
Fanon

(RogueArt -- France )

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Tarbaby (Orrin Evans on piano, Eric Revis on bass, and Nasheet Waits on drums) is joined by saxophonist Oliver Lake and guitarist Marc Ducret for an album inspired by philosopher, psychologist and revolutionary Franz Fanon, a superb album balancing melodic and intense playing.

Tchicai / McBee / Fewell / Kohlhase / Hart: Tribal Ghost [VINYL] Tchicai / McBee / Fewell / Kohlhase / Hart:
Tribal Ghost [VINYL]

(NoBusiness -- Lithuania )

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Recorded during his residency at New York City's Birdland in Feb 2007, saxophonist and co-founder of the New York Art Quartet John Tchicai performs with the quintet of Charlie Kohlhase (sax), Garrison Fewell (guitar), Cecil McBee (bass) and Billy Hart.

Tetreault, Martin: Des pas et des mois Tetreault, Martin:
Des pas et des mois

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

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Using extended and unsual techniques of cutting up, scratching, scraping, sanding grooves, even ironing his records, turntabilist Martin Tetreault approaches new music in audacious ways.

Threadgill, Henry & Zooid: In for a Penny, In for a Pound [2 CDs] Threadgill, Henry & Zooid:
In for a Penny, In for a Pound [2 CDs]

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

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Henry Threadgill's new epic work in four movements written specifically to feature each of the musicians in Zooid: "Ceroepic" for Elliott Kavee (drums), "Dosepic" for Christopher Hoffman (cello), "Tresepic" for Jose Davila (trombone & tuba), and "Unoepic" for Liberty Ellman (guitar).

Threadgill, Henry Zooid: This Brings Us To, Volume I Threadgill, Henry Zooid:
This Brings Us To, Volume I

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

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Henry Threadgill's Zooid with Liberty Ellman, Jose Davila, Stomu Takeishi and Elliot Kavee in all new Threadgill compositions, important and influential modern jazz!

Threadgill, Henry Zooid: This Brings Us To, Volume II Threadgill, Henry Zooid:
This Brings Us To, Volume II

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

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Threadgill's 2nd Volume with Jose Davila, Liberty Ellman, Elliot Humberto Kavee, and Stomu Takeishi, intelligent and cutting-edge music exploring the boundaries of composition & improvisation.

Threadgill, Henry: Everybody's Mouth's a Book Threadgill, Henry:
Everybody's Mouth's a Book

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

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Todd / Solomon / Russell / Coombes / Beresford: Teatime Todd / Solomon / Russell / Coombes / Beresford:
Teatime

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

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Analog recordings from this quintet of European Free Improvisers taken from their 1975 Incus LP, and a previously unissued recording live at London's Little Theatre Club, 1973.

Trio Caveat / Josh Sinton: Introspective Athletics / Pine Barren Trio Caveat / Josh Sinton:
Introspective Athletics / Pine Barren

(Engine -- USA )

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A split CD: Trio Caveat, a bass/sax/guitar trio with Chris Welcome, Jonathan Moritz, and James Ilgenfritz; and a solo release from multi-reedist Josh Sinton; two well complemented free jazz CDs in 1!

Turkoz, Saadet: Marmara Sea Turkoz, Saadet:
Marmara Sea

(Intakt -- Switzerland )

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Classical Turkish music featuring the beautiful voice of Saadet Turkoz accompanied by Elliot Sharp (guitar), Joelle Leandre (bass), Burhan Ocal (ud, saz) and Martin Schutz (cello).

Upsilon Acrux : Sun Square Dialect Upsilon Acrux :
Sun Square Dialect

(New Atlantis -- USA )

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The 7th release from this exceptional Los Angeles experimental community rock band, featuring dual drums, dual guitars, and Fender Rhodes, instrumental music with unconventional rock structures of intricate and weaving lines and surprising twists and turns.

Upsilon Acrux : Sun Square Dialect [VINYL] Upsilon Acrux :
Sun Square Dialect [VINYL]

(New Atlantis -- USA )

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The 7th release from this exceptional Los Angeles experimental community rock band, featuring dual drums, dual guitars, and Fender Rhodes, instrumental music with unconventional rock structures of intricate and weaving lines and surprising twists and turns.

Various Artists: Free Zone Appleby 2004 Various Artists:
Free Zone Appleby 2004

(psi -- Great Britain )

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Vogel, Sabine / Chris Abrahams / Landscape Quartet: The Berlin Series No. 4 Vogel, Sabine / Chris Abrahams / Landscape Quartet:
The Berlin Series No. 4

(Another Timbre -- UK )

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A split CD from Berlin-based flautist and composer Sabine Vogel: a composition using recordings made at various exterior locations as part of her work with Landscape Quartet; and a recording of a live improvisation as part of the 2012 NOW now festival in Sydney.

Von Orelli 5, Marco : Alluring Prospect Von Orelli 5, Marco :
Alluring Prospect

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

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Innovative arrangements in trumpeter Marco von Oreilli's quintet release, performed with trombonist Lukas Briggen, pianist Michael Wintsch, bassist Kasper von Gruningen, and drummer Samuel Duhsler, through 7 original and lyrical compositions that never fail to surprise.

Weber, Christian: 3 Suits and A Violin Weber, Christian:
3 Suits and A Violin

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

Price: $18.95    

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Wishful Thinking: Wishful Thinking Wishful Thinking:
Wishful Thinking

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

Price: $14.95    

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Yamamoto, Eri: Duologue Yamamoto, Eri:
Duologue

(Aum Fidelity -- USA )

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Japanese born NY based pianist Eri Yamamoto, part of William Parker's Raining on the Moon ensemble, in an album of duos with Parker, Federico Ughi, Hamid Drake, and Daniel Carter.

Zanussi 5 (Zanussi / Moster / Mathisen / Hegdal / Nilssen): Live In Coimbra Zanussi 5 (Zanussi / Moster / Mathisen / Hegdal / Nilssen):
Live In Coimbra

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Bassist Per Zanussi and Zanussi 5 peforming live in Coimbra, Portugal at the 2013 Jazz ao Centro Festival, with drummer Gard Nilssen filling out the rhythm section and three reeds providing the front end for their powerful set balancing lyrical and free playing.

Zorn, John: At The Gates Of Paradise Zorn, John:
At The Gates Of Paradise

(Tzadik -- USA )

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A beautiful and sophisticated set of jazz compositions, part of Zorn's mystical works, performed by John Medeski (piano/organ), Kenny Wollesen (vibes), Trevor Dunn (bass) and Joey Baron (drums).

Krakauer, David: Pruflas: The Book Of Angels Vol. 18 Krakauer, David:
Pruflas: The Book Of Angels Vol. 18

(Tzadik -- USA )

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Modern Klezmer clarinetists David Krakauer, founding member of Klezmatics, performs John Zorn's Masada compositions by taking them back to their roots, interpreting them as traditional (and not-so-traditional) Klezmer tunes.

Zorn, John: Dreamachines Zorn, John:
Dreamachines

(Tzadik -- USA )

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"Dreamachines" takes Zorn's fascination with Gysin and Burroughs further in 9 compositions combining improvised and compositional techniques, performed by the amazing quartet of Joey Baron (drums), Trevor Dunn (bass), John Medeski (piano) and Kenny Wollesen (vibes).

Zorn, John: In Search Of The Miraculous Zorn, John:
In Search Of The Miraculous

(Tzadik -- USA )

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Zorn with Rob Burger, Greg Cohen, Ben Perowsky, Kenny Wollesen and Shanir Blumenkranz in a work inspired by esoteric spiritual practices, white magic, ritual, traditional myths & ancient legends.

Zorn, John: Nosferatu Zorn, John:
Nosferatu

(Tzadik -- USA )

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Released On The 100th Anniversary Of Bram Stoker's death, Zorn created this work for a modern Polish stage production of Stoker's classic vampire tale, performed with Bill Laswell, Rob Burger, Kevin Norton, and Zorn himself.

Zorn, John: On Leaves Of Grass Zorn, John:
On Leaves Of Grass

(Tzadik -- USA )

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Zorn's "Nova Express" quartet (Joey Baron-drums, Trevor Dunn-bass, John Medeski-piano, Kenny Wollesen-vibes) dedicates an album of lyrical contemporary jazz to poet Walt Whitman, a rich and beautiful album from some of Downtown NY's finest.

Zorn, John: Masada - The Circle Maker Zorn, John:
Masada - The Circle Maker

(Tzadik -- USA )

Price: $19.45    

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John Zorn: Zorn: The Satyros Play / Cerebrus John Zorn:
Zorn: The Satyros Play / Cerebrus

(Tzadik -- USA )

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Two new large works beautifully packaged with a thick booklet: "Visions of Dionysus" with Cyro Baptist and Kenny Wollesen; and "Cerebus" with Peter Evans, David Taylor and Marcus Rojas.

Bret Higgins Atlas Revolt: Higgins, Bret; Atlas Revolt Bret Higgins Atlas Revolt:
Higgins, Bret; Atlas Revolt

(Tzadik -- USA )

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A Canadian quintet led by double bassist Bret Higgins (Zebrina) merging latin, R&B, soul, film soundtracks, jazz and more into moody and infectious grooves, lyrical and upbeat music that borrows freely from a variety of world and folk styles in exuberant ways.

Spontaneous Music Orchestra: Mouthpiece Spontaneous Music Orchestra:
Mouthpiece

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

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Outrageous sounds produced by a workshop orchestra directed by John Stevens - an SME-type improvisation; instrumental & vocal drones; a mechanically rhythmic yet unpredictable piece; and an all-out improv featuring non-vocal mouth sounds, vocal sounds & instruments.

Beins, Burkhard / Enrico Malatesta / Michael Vorfeld / Christian Wolfarth / Ingar Zach: Gluck Beins, Burkhard / Enrico Malatesta / Michael Vorfeld / Christian Wolfarth / Ingar Zach:
Gluck

(Mikroton Recordings -- Russia )

Price: $13.95    

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The international percussion quintet of Burkhard Beins, Enrico Malatesta, Michael Vorfeld, Christian Wolfarth and Ingar Zach, using compositional and improvisational methods to create new forms of contemporary percussion music with a unique group aesthetic.



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