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Squidco Cost Sale
Squidco Cost Sale

It's spring time again, and we're celebrating with a Spring Cleaning Cost Sale - more than 150 items sold at our cost! This selt draws on all of our major categories — Improvisation, Experimental, Compositional, and Rock — with formats including CDs, LPs, DVDs, Cassettes, and books. So take a good look at this great set of albums, on sale until Sunday, April 2!

 
Ajemian & the HighLife, Jason: Riding the Light into the Bird's Eye Ajemian & the HighLife, Jason:
Riding the Light into the Bird's Eye

(Sundmagi Records -- USA )

Price: $6.00    

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Jason Ajemian creates a loosely structured approach to improvisation for his talented band in this new album which, besides the first track, was recorded in one take with no overdubs.

Allum, Jennifer / Ute Kanngiesser: Bell Tower Recordings Allum, Jennifer / Ute Kanngiesser:
Bell Tower Recordings

(Matchless -- Great Britain )

Price: $10.40    

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Members of Eddie Prevost's weekly improvisation workshops, violinist Jennifer Allum and cellist Ute Kanngiesser, recorded these 3 improvisations, running the gamut from spacious harmonics to vigorously weaving dialog, in 3 rooms of St Augustine's Bell Tower in London.

Avagami: Metagami Avagami:
Metagami

(Lens Records -- USA )

Price: $7.00    

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Beequeen: Port Out Starboard Home Beequeen:
Port Out Starboard Home

(Important Records -- USA )

Price: $8.22    

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Since 1989 the Netherlands quartet of Olga Wallis, Freek Kinkelaar, Frans de Waard and Niek Groothuyse have created a unique blend of pop music with ea approaches, here in their 16th captivating release.

Beins, Burkhard: Disco Prova Beins, Burkhard:
Disco Prova

(Absinth Records -- Germany )

Price: $11.64    

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Berne, Tim - Snakeoil: Shadow Man Berne, Tim - Snakeoil:
Shadow Man

(ECM -- Germany )

Price: $10.00    

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The second release from saxophonist Tim Berne's Snakeoil project with Oscar Noriega on clarinet, Matt Mitchell on keys, and Ches Smith on drum & vibes, an amazing achievment in complex lyrical music that is as accessible as it is intelligent.

Bianco, Tony: Utoma Quartet Bianco, Tony:
Utoma Quartet

(FMR -- Great Britain )

Price: $8.32    

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Borrowing from Elvin Jones' concepts, drummer Bianco's band uses 2 saxophones (Mike Fletcher and Mark Hanslip), bass (Colin Somervell) and drums, for energetic and ecstatic jazz compositions creating a continual pulse with long lines and looped synchronicity.

Bik Bent Braam: Extremen Bik Bent Braam:
Extremen

(BBB -- The Netherlands )

Price: $10.00    

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"Extremen" investigates Bik Bent Braam's outer limits with an approach of no play list, no bandleader, no set tempi, making each performance an adventure.

Billy Tipton Memorial Saxophone Quartet: Box Billy Tipton Memorial Saxophone Quartet:
Box

(New World Records -- USA )

Price: $8.95    

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Blonk, Jaap / Damon Smith: Hugo Ball: Sechs Laut- Und Klanggedichte 1916 (Six Sound Poems, 1916) Blonk, Jaap / Damon Smith:
Hugo Ball: Sechs Laut- Und Klanggedichte 1916 (Six Sound Poems, 1916)

(Balance Point Acoustics -- USA )

Price: $7.00    

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Three free improvisations for voice & double bass + improvisations on Hugo Ball's Six Sound Poems from the duo of free improvising vocalist Jaap Blonk and double bassist Damon Smith.

Bourne / Davis / Kane: The Money Notes Bourne / Davis / Kane:
The Money Notes

(Foghorn Records -- Great Britain )

Price: $8.50    

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A series of miniatures from the trio of pianist Bourne, drummer Davis and bassist Kane, intensely focused works ranging from lovely to slightly disturbed while never failing to impress.

Brady, Tim: 24 Frames - Scatter [2 CDs] + Trance [CD + DVD] Brady, Tim:
24 Frames - Scatter [2 CDs] + Trance [CD + DVD]

(Ambiances Jazz -- Canada )

Price: $18.43    

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Putting together two releases from Montreal guitarist and composer Tim Brady's "24 Frames" project: "Trance" (CD + DVD) and "Scatter" (2 CDs), performed solo and with his Bradyworks ensemble.

Bunda Love: mit Saft [DVD] Bunda Love:
mit Saft [DVD]

(Funhole Records -- USA )

Price: $8.00    

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Live concert DVD from Bunda Love (id & Mike) with Jamie Saft, filmed at Strange Maine in Portland, Maine; sheer communications in wierdness of doom metal meeting schizoid noise.

Cady, Jason: Happiness Is The Problem Cady, Jason:
Happiness Is The Problem

(Lock Step Records -- USA )

Price: $5.00    

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A thoroughly modern and bizarre two-act opera about three struggling roommates in Brooklyn performed with Jason Cady, Mary Halvorson, Tomas Fujiwara, Jessica Pavone, Tim Dahl, Ben Holmes, Katie Young, &c.

Candlesnuffer: Wakool Candlesnuffer:
Wakool

(Room40 -- Australia )

Price: $11.47    

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Wakool is an interrogation into an expanded range of techniques and gestures from David Brown playing banjo, electroacoustic guitar, bandura, and eukolin.

Carrier, Francois / Michel Lambert / Alexey Lapin: The Russian Concerts Volume 1 Carrier, Francois / Michel Lambert / Alexey Lapin:
The Russian Concerts Volume 1

(FMR -- Great Britain )

Price: $5.00    

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The first of two volumes documenting Canadian alto saxophonist Francois Carrier and the trio of Michel Lambert on drums and Alexy Lapin on piano in their 2010 tour of Russia, here performing at DOM Cultural Center and Nikitskaya Jewish Cultural Center.

Chambel, Pedro: Utpote Chambel, Pedro:
Utpote

(Fractal Sources -- Portugal )

Price: $5.00    

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Guitarist and electronic arist Pedro Chambel in a solo release, a single extended work of persistent electronic tone with guitar and objects.

Ciciliani, Marko: 81 Matters in Elemental Order Ciciliani, Marko:
81 Matters in Elemental Order

(Evil Rabbit -- The Netherlands )

Price: $11.25    

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81 short tracks performed on the no-input mixer without multitracking or processing, intended to be played in a random sequence.

Costa, Carlo Quartet: Sediment Costa, Carlo Quartet:
Sediment

(Neither/Nor Records -- USA )

Price: $10.37    

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A new NY label from percussionist Carlo Costa in its 1st release, a quartet with Steve Swell on trombone, Sean ali on bass and Jonathan Moritz on sax, presenting an improvisational language that subsumes the individual players into a distinct group sound.

Demissie, Zerfu : Akotet: Songs of the Begena Demissie, Zerfu :
Akotet: Songs of the Begena

(Terp African Series -- The Netherlands )

Price: $11.47    

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Ethiopian master Zerfu Demissie on solo Begena, a large traditional framed string instrument, sought out for this recording Andy and Terrie Ex.

  Djam Karet:
Live at Nearfest 2001

(Nearfest Records -- USA )

Price: $8.48    

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Doneda, Michel : Everybody Digs Michel Doneda Doneda, Michel :
Everybody Digs Michel Doneda

(Relative Pitch -- USA )

Price: $9.00    

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A collection of solo pieces from forward-thinking French soprano saxophonist Michel Doneda, using extended techniques and utilizing every inch of the horn, creating unconventional and captivating sonic expressions from the instrument.

Dunmall, Paul / Philip Gibbs / Neil Metcalfe: The Ravens Look Dunmall, Paul / Philip Gibbs / Neil Metcalfe:
The Ravens Look

(FMR -- Great Britain )

Price: $8.32    

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Paul Dunmall performs on soprano sax along with clarinets and contra bassoon, in a give and take album with flutist Neil Metcalf and guitarist Philip Gibbs, a trio that allows space and a free melodic approach to guide their intelligent discourse.

Dust Dive, The : Asleep or Awake Walk Dust Dive, The :
Asleep or Awake Walk

(Own Records -- Belgium )

Price: $10.00    

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Eisenstadt, Harris: Fight or Flight Eisenstadt, Harris:
Fight or Flight

(newsonic -- USA )

Price: $9.15    

Out of Stock

Three extended pieces for a free playing chamber ensemble including trombonist Bruce Fowler, flautist Ellen Burr, tuba player Mark Weaver, David Philipson on bansuri flute, &c.

EKE: Live at The BIM EKE:
Live at The BIM

(Red Note -- Netherlands )

Price: $11.09    

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A versatile trio of extreme improvisers using a modern approach that brings sax, drums, percussion and electronics together in a sharp and dynamic language, here performing live at Bimhuis.

En (Pal Toth) / Quentin Rollet / Zsolt Sores: Paw Music En (Pal Toth) / Quentin Rollet / Zsolt Sores:
Paw Music

(Hermes Discorbie -- Hungary )

Price: $7.50    

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The Paw Music trio bring together electronics and free improvisation in powerful electroacoustic spaces of transformative sound that embraces and resists chaotic variability.

Fabbro, Guido Del : Ctenophora Fabbro, Guido Del :
Ctenophora

(&Records -- Canada )

Price: $9.92    

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Violinist Guido Del Fabbro in a 5-piece work with violin, voice, electronics and synthesizer, blending compositional and electroacoustic principles for an unusual, rich, and thoroughly modern album.

Five Dollar Ferrari (Henkel / Carlson): F$F! Five Dollar Ferrari (Henkel / Carlson):
F$F!

(Prom Night Records -- USA )

Price: $4.00    

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One composition each from Downtown NY guitarist Dustin Carlson and trumpeter Brad Henkel, building works that use minimal development, advanced techniques, and spoken word that yields surprising and cathartic performances.

Flaten, Ingebrigt Haker: Birds Flaten, Ingebrigt Haker:
Birds

(Tektite -- Norway )

Price: $10.00    

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Tektite is European improvising bassist Inegbrigt Haker Flaten's new label to release solo and ensemble work; "Birds" presents 5 solo recordings from Grand Sport Studio in Oslo and one live from The Hideout in Chicago.

Free Dot: Cotardo / Pacciolla: Ariband Free Dot: Cotardo / Pacciolla:
Ariband

(Slam -- Great Britain )

Price: $6.35    

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The Italian Free Dot duo of Cotardo and Pacciolla describe their music as free from definitions of pre-established limits in which jazz, Indian and Persian music converge creating an original sound.

Fujii / Tamura / Sharp / Kato: In the Tank Fujii / Tamura / Sharp / Kato:
In the Tank

(Libra -- Japan )

Price: $11.08    

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Garet, Richard: Intrinsic Motion Garet, Richard:
Intrinsic Motion

(Non Visual Objects (NVO) -- Austria )

Price: $13.63    

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Guionnet, Jean-Luc + Eric La Casa + Philip Samartzis: Stray Shafts of Sunlight Guionnet, Jean-Luc + Eric La Casa + Philip Samartzis:
Stray Shafts of Sunlight

(Swarming -- France )

Price: $7.48    

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Using extended saxophone (Guionnet), microphones, prepared recordings & laptop (La Casa) and electronics, field recordings & laptop (Samartzis) this release comprises various live recordings made in 2007 while on tour in France, Germany and Italy.

Haitian Rail (Ed Ricart, Nick Millevoi, Dan Blacksberg, Kevin Shea): Solarists Haitian Rail (Ed Ricart, Nick Millevoi, Dan Blacksberg, Kevin Shea):
Solarists

(New Atlantis -- USA )

Price: $7.00    

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Crossing boundaries of jazz, rock and noise, the Haitian Rail quartet of Dan Blacksberg (trombone), Nick Millevoi (guitar), Ed Ricart (bass) and Kevin Shea (drums) present six scorching works of avant free improvisation with a dark NY Metropolitan intent.

Heasley, Tom / Toss Panos: Passages Heasley, Tom / Toss Panos:
Passages

(Full Bleed Music -- USA )

Price: $8.00    

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Tonal tuba player Heasley's 4th CD, an atmopsheric duo with drummer Toss Panos recorded livat at Tossimo's, North Hollywood in 2006.

Hemingway, Gerry: Kernelings [CD + DVD] Hemingway, Gerry:
Kernelings [CD + DVD]

(Auricle -- USA )

Price: $15.00    

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Drummer Gerry Hemingway in a CD & DVD release, 15 audio tracks and accompanying video and interview, dividing the program into "mist, dust, light, and sex", highlighting aspects of this prominent percussionist that expand our understanding of his prodigious abilities.

Hinds, Killick Erik / Stagner, Bob / Palmer, Dennis: A.S.A.P. Wings Hinds, Killick Erik / Stagner, Bob / Palmer, Dennis:
A.S.A.P. Wings

(Shaking Ray Records -- USA )

Price: $5.07    

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Shaking Rays Levis avant improv/rock/indescribable music expands to a trio with the addition of guitarist Killick Erik Hinds and presents seven tracks with a Residents cover!

Holgersson, Jonas: Snick Snack Holgersson, Jonas:
Snick Snack

(Moserobie Music -- Sweden )

Price: $11.03    

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The debut album of in-demand Swedish drummer Jonas Holgersson, a member of the Jonas Kullhammar Quartet, Magnus Broo Quartet, Jacob Karlsson Trio, &c., here in a trio with Karl-Martin Almqvist (sax) and Christian Spering (bass).

Horsthuis, Maurice Jargon: Elastic Jargon Horsthuis, Maurice Jargon:
Elastic Jargon

(DATA -- The Netherlands )

Price: $10.00    

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At its core Jargon mixes strings, electric guitar, violin, cello and double bass, a modern and elastic sound exploring contemporary composed and improvised musics.

Horvey, Amy: Interview Horvey, Amy:
Interview

(Malasartes -- Canada )

Price: $10.00    

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A collection of narrative and experimental sound worlds for solo trumpet, born out of improvisation and organized through thoughtful collaborations with composers from Canada to Argentina.

Hot Date: S/T [CASSETTE] Hot Date:
S/T [CASSETTE]

(Talking Skull -- USA )

Price: $6.00    

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A cassette release of the NYC duo of guitarist Chris Welcome and upright bassist Shayna Dulberger, both doubling on electronics, exploring new approaches to improvisation in organic and intuitive ways.

Huijbregts, Nico : Let Me Tell You Huijbregts, Nico :
Let Me Tell You

(IC Disc -- The Netherlands )

Price: $13.38    

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11 beautiful and technically interesting instant compositions improvised on piano by Nico Huijbregts.

Jefferson, Larry: Journey [CASSETTE] Jefferson, Larry:
Journey [CASSETTE]

(Rollax Records -- USA )

Price: $2.00    

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Electronic Artist Larry Jefferson explores issues of philosophy and loss and this is reflected in this collection of 9 songs & music in a professionally manufactured cassette.

Jensen, Louise Dam Eckardt: You Look Like Your Mother, Would You Like More Sauce? Jensen, Louise Dam Eckardt:
You Look Like Your Mother, Would You Like More Sauce?

(Peacock -- USA )

Price: $7.00    

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Debut solo saxophone album by the New York based Danish alto saxophonist Louise Dam Eckardt Jensen, 13 original pieces that feature straight solo improvisation, lush overdubs and Jensen's unusual vocals.

Kahn, Jason / Norbert Moslang / Gunter Muller: Signal to Noise Vol. 3 Kahn, Jason / Norbert Moslang / Gunter Muller:
Signal to Noise Vol. 3

(For4Ears -- Switzerland )

Price: $5.00    

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Karl 2000 Karl 2000:

(K2K -- USA )

Price: $4.00    

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The NY debut of the improvising trio of David Miller (drums), Daniel Rovin (sax) and Austin White (bass) playing a mix of traditional Russian Folk tunes with enthusiasm for Albert Ayler, originals compositions in the vein of Bad Plus, plus a David Cassidy cover.

Kazuhisa, Uchihashi and Sotoyama Akira: Uchisoto 1 Kazuhisa, Uchihashi and Sotoyama Akira:
Uchisoto 1

(Innocent Records -- Japan )

Price: $16.00    

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Altered States guitarist Uchihashi Kazuhisa in a set of improvised duos with drummer and percussionist Akira Sotoyama, a frequent player with Otomo, Haco, &c.

Kese, Tiari: Ave <w> Kese, Tiari:
Ave

(&Records -- Canada )

Price: $9.84    

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A mysterious electroacoustic work in seven compositions commissioned by the Sylvain Emard Danse group of keyboard artists Tiari Kese, aided by trumpeter Ellwood Epps and percussionist Michel F Cote.

Keszler, Eli: neum [BOOK] Keszler, Eli:
neum [BOOK]

(R.E.L. Records -- USA )

Price: $11.27    

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A book of drawings, prints and diagrams by Eli Keszler made in conjunction with the presentation of the NEUM installation at the South London Gallery, consisting of over 65 drawings, sketches and diagrams as well as 3 silk screened inserts.

Kirschner, Kenneth : Three Compositions Kirschner, Kenneth :
Three Compositions

(Sirr.ecords -- Portugal )

Price: $10.00    

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Kniel, Manfred And His Reduction Quartet: Low Down Music Kniel, Manfred And His Reduction Quartet:
Low Down Music

(NEOS Music -- Germany )

Price: $14.13    

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Drummer Kniel & his Reduction Quartet play "Low Down" compositions, an uncompromisingly reduced and independent musical language including the basic elements of many possible kinds of music.

Koch-Schutz-Studer With Shelley Hirsch: Walking And Stumbling Through Your Sleep Koch-Schutz-Studer With Shelley Hirsch:
Walking And Stumbling Through Your Sleep

(Intakt -- Switzerland )

Price: $13.22    

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The remarkable Swiss improvising trio Koch-Schutz-Studer collaborates with NY improvising vocalist artist Shelley Hirsch for an amazing album of voice and electronic and acoustic improvisation with few boundaries and incredible insight.

Kuehne, Valerie / Joey Molinaro: Split [7-inch vinyl] Kuehne, Valerie / Joey Molinaro:
Split [7-inch vinyl]

(Inverted Music Company -- USA )

Price: $4.00    

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Two unusual takes on string instruments in a split 7" release with two pieces each from New Yorkers Joey Molinaro on electric violin & viola + percussion & voice; and Valerie Kuehne on cello and voice.

Lacy, Steve: Live at Jazzwerkstatt Peitz Lacy, Steve:
Live at Jazzwerkstatt Peitz

(Jazzwerkstatt -- Germany )

Price: $11.50    

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Steve Lacy solo on soprano saxophone performing live in 1981 at Jazzwerkstat Petitz, playing a mix of Monk tunes and Lacy originals.

Lauzier / Martel: Sainct Laurens Lauzier / Martel:
Sainct Laurens

(&Records -- Canada )

Price: $10.00    

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Sparse but detailed improvisational journeys from the long-running duo of saxophonist Philippe Lauzier and bassist/electronic artist Pierre-Yves Martel.

Leandre, Joelle & Lauren Newton: Conversations live in Ljubljana Leandre, Joelle & Lauren Newton:
Conversations live in Ljubljana

(Not Two Records -- Poland )

Price: $14.00    

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French bassist Joelle Leandre and US vocalist Lauren Newton recorded these duos live at Club Gromka in Ljubljana, Slovenia in 2010; absorbing and unusual interactions between two significant improvisers.

Lescalleet, Jason: This Is What I Do - Volume One Lescalleet, Jason:
This Is What I Do - Volume One

(Glistening Examples -- USA )

Price: $8.00    

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A collection of works from electronic and sound artists Jason Lecalleet, culled from various difficult to find compilation projects that he took part in from 1998-2004.

Levering, Arthur : Still Raining, Still Dreaming Levering, Arthur :
Still Raining, Still Dreaming

(New World Records -- USA )

Price: $8.70    

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Arthur Levering in recordings of works from 2001-2002, compositions that stress clarity and lightness while working with dense elements of texture, tempo, & harmony.

Mambo Mantis: Live at Goodbye Blue Monday Volume 1 Mambo Mantis:
Live at Goodbye Blue Monday Volume 1

(W.O.O. Music -- USA )

Price: $6.00    

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Downtown New York sax and reedists Bonnie Kane and Blaise Siwula in the W.O.O. Presents Mambo Mambis quintet Live @ Goodbye Blue Monday, Volume 1.

 

In-stock items only. Sold out items will disappear from store. Orders must be placed through our shopping cart. Price shown is discounted price. Discounted items will not receive Squidco Reward Points. Sale ends Sunday, April 2, 2017 at 11:59 PM EST. While quantities last.


Best Sellers in This Category:

Moholo-Moholo, Louis Quartet (Hawkins / Edwards / Yarde): 4 Blokes

Berne, Tim - Snakeoil: Shadow Man

Turner, Roger & Otomo Yoshihide: The Last Train

TiPPLE (Gjerstad / Norton / Watson): No Sugar on Anything

Ulher, Birgit / Leonel Kaplan: Stereo Trumpet

Doneda, Michel : Everybody Digs Michel Doneda

Bianco, Tony: Utoma Quartet

Dunmall, Paul / Philip Gibbs / Neil Metcalfe: The Ravens Look

Paccione, Paul: Our Beauties Are Not Ours - Works for Voices and Instruments

Allum, Jennifer / Ute Kanngiesser: Bell Tower Recordings

Carrier, Francois / Michel Lambert / Alexey Lapin: The Russian Concerts Volume 1

Costa, Carlo Quartet: Sediment

Olive, Tim / Anne-F Jacques : Dominion Mills

Ricart, Edward Quartet + Paul Dunmall: Chamaeleon

Cady, Jason: Happiness Is The Problem

Shipp / Beans / Parker / HPrizm: Knives From Heaven

Schonberg, Arnold: Works For Piano

Bik Bent Braam: Extremen

Moss, David / Hannes Strobl: At The Beach

Pastor / Killion: Bows