The Squid's Ear Magazine

  Rapid SSL

  PayPal

  Mastercard

  Visa

  Discover

  American Express



© 2002-2017, Squidco LLC
Sextet Recordings


 
Goldberg / Redman / Miles / Hoff / Smith / Amendola: Subatomic Particle Homesick Blues Goldberg / Redman / Miles / Hoff / Smith / Amendola:
Subatomic Particle Homesick Blues

(Bag -- USA )

Price: $14.95    

Out of Stock

A swinging album mining earlier jazz forms from the modern jazz sextet of Ben Goldberg on clarinet, Joshua Redman on tenor sax, Ron Miles on trumpet, Devin Hoff on bass, and drummers Ches Smith and Scott Amendola.

Golia, Vinny Sextet: Abstractions And Retrocausalities Golia, Vinny Sextet:
Abstractions And Retrocausalities

(Nine Winds -- USA )

Price: $16.95    

Out of Stock

A superb West Coast sextet ensemble led by reedist Vinny Golia with long-time associates, many from the California Institute of the Arts, performing Golia's complex and exuberant compositions.

Grassi, Lou Po Band With Marshall Allen: Live At The Knitting Factory Volume 1 Grassi, Lou Po Band With Marshall Allen:
Live At The Knitting Factory Volume 1

(Porter Records -- USA )

Price: $14.95    

In Stock

Live at the Knitting Factory in 2000 of drummer lou Grassi's band with Marshall Allen on alto & flute, Paul Smoker on trumpeter, Steve Swell on trombone, Perry Robinson on clarinet & Wilber Morrison on bass.

Group, The (Abdullah / Brown / Bang / Sirone / Hopkins / Cyrille): Live Group, The (Abdullah / Brown / Bang / Sirone / Hopkins / Cyrille):
Live

(NoBusiness -- Lithuania )

Price: $14.36    

In Stock

A previously unreleased concert recording from 1986 of a group of leading out jazz artists (Billy Bang, Fred Hopkins, Andrew Cyrille, &c.) playing original compositions as well as a cover of Mingus' "Goodbye Pork Pie Hat".

Group, The (Abdullah / Brown / Bang / Sirone / Hopkins / Cyrille): Live [VINYL] Group, The (Abdullah / Brown / Bang / Sirone / Hopkins / Cyrille):
Live [VINYL]

(NoBusiness -- Lithuania )

Price: $22.00    

In Stock

A previously unreleased concert recording from 1986 of a group of leading out jazz artists (Billy Bang, Fred Hopkins, Andrew Cyrille, &c.) playing original compositions as well as a cover of Mingus' "Goodbye Pork Pie Hat".

Hauf Sextet, Boris: Next Delusion Hauf Sextet, Boris:
Next Delusion

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

Price: $14.95    

In Stock

Berlin-based saxophonist Boris Hauf's sextet with Keefe Jackson (sax), Jason Stein (bass clarinet), Frank Rosaly (drums), Steve Hess (drums & electronics) and Michael Hartman (drums) in 4 extended pieces of boiling intensity.

Haynes, Stephen / Bynum, Taylor Ho : Double Trio Haynes, Stephen / Bynum, Taylor Ho :
Double Trio

(Engine -- USA )

Price: $13.95    

Out of Stock

The Double Trio by Stephen Haynes and Taylor Ho Bynum in a live recording at the Jazz Standard from the Festival of New Trumpet Music in September 2006.

Hemphill Sextet, Julius : The Hard Blues - Live in London Hemphill Sextet, Julius :
The Hard Blues - Live in London

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

Price: $14.95    

In Stock
Hobson's Choice: Of The Waves Hobson's Choice:
Of The Waves

(Barnyard -- Canada )

Price: $13.95    

In Stock

Canada's songwriting Hobson's Choice has developed into a tightly knit ensemble embracing elements of jazz, chamber, and singer-songwriter traditions, with sound-worlds ranging from midnight deep-woods marimba ballads to sunny cicada-sung anthems.

Hub, The: Boundary Layer Hub, The:
Boundary Layer

(Tzadik -- USA )

Price: $21.00    

Out of Stock
Special Order

Triple CD of electro-acoustic improvisers The Hub (Bischoff/Brown/Perkis/&c), a document covering 3 decades of activity with photos, tech diagrams and writings.

Imi Kollektief: Snug as a Gun Imi Kollektief:
Snug as a Gun

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

Price: $14.95    

In Stock
International Nothing, The: Mainstream International Nothing, The:
Mainstream

(Ftarri -- Japan )

Price: $15.95    

Out of Stock
Jaeger, Michael / Kerouac: Meets Greg Osby & Philipp Schaufelberger - Outdoors Jaeger, Michael / Kerouac:
Meets Greg Osby & Philipp Schaufelberger - Outdoors

(Intakt -- Switzerland )

Price: $19.95    

In Stock

Swiss saxophonist Michael Jaeger's quartet Kerouac meets saxophonist Greg Osby and guitarist Phillip Schaufelberger for a set of original compositions played on the outside.

Jazz Hijokaidan: Made In Japan - Live At Shinjuku Pit Inn Jazz Hijokaidan:
Made In Japan - Live At Shinjuku Pit Inn

(Doubtmusic -- Japan )

Price: $16.95    

Out of Stock

Hijokaidan renamed themselves "Jazz Hijokaidan" for the addition of Sakata Akira and Toyozumi "Sabu" Yoshisaburo to the group, recording this blazing improvised performance live at Shinjuku Pit Inn.

Jorgensmann, Theo: Fellowship Jorgensmann, Theo:
Fellowship

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

Price: $18.95    

In Stock
Justine: Suite Justine:
Suite

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

Price: $14.95    

In Stock

A continuation of Wondeur Brass, Justine is comprised of all women composers, arrangers, instrumentalists, and singers who create music of dissonance and organized chaos.

Klaxon Gueule: Infininiment Klaxon Gueule:
Infininiment

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

Price: $14.95    

In Stock

Improvisers Michel Cote, Bernard Falaise & Alexandre St-Onge return to Ambiances Magnetiques in an album of dark acoustic improvisations, with guests Jean Derome, Philippe Lauzier & Gordon Allen.

Kvintett, Gilbert Holmstroms: Utan Misstankar Kvintett, Gilbert Holmstroms:
Utan Misstankar

(Moserobie Music -- Sweden )

Price: $13.00    

In Stock

Tenor saxophonist Holmstrom's quintet album, originally released on the Swedish Megafon Label in 1965, here remastered and expanded with a recording including Ake Johansson on piano.

L'Orkestre des pas perdus; Jolicoeur, Leclerc, Levasseur, Richer, Sabourin, St-Jean: T'auras pas ta L'Orkestre des pas perdus; Jolicoeur, Leclerc, Levasseur, Richer, Sabourin, St-Jean:
T'auras pas ta pomme

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

Price: $14.95    

In Stock

A unique brass band with music that is a hybrid of European and American influences tinted with jazz, funk, and swing that is a cross between circus music and a antimilitary marching band.

L'Orkestre des pas perdus; Leclerc, Levasseur, Murray, Sabourin, St-Jean, St-Pierre: Maison douce ma L'Orkestre des pas perdus; Leclerc, Levasseur, Murray, Sabourin, St-Jean, St-Pierre:
Maison douce maison

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

Price: $14.95    

Out of Stock

A six-piece brass ensemble formed in 1993 with a varied style of playing with pieces composed and arranged by trombonist Claude Saint-Jean.

Labbe, L' Ensemble Pierre , Jean-Claude Patry; Alarie, Bonin, Falaise, Labbe, Lavergne, Trudeau: Ris Labbe, L' Ensemble Pierre , Jean-Claude Patry; Alarie, Bonin, Falaise, Labbe, Lavergne, Trudeau:
Risque et pendule

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

Price: $14.95    

In Stock

A balance between composition and improvisation is sought in this album by The Ensemble Pierre Labbe that is a also a fusion of avant-garde jazz and classical music.

Lacy Five, Steve: The Way [2 CDs] Lacy Five, Steve:
The Way [2 CDs]

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

Price: $27.95    

In Stock
Lacy, Steve: at the New Jazz Meeting Baden-Baden 2002 Lacy, Steve:
at the New Jazz Meeting Baden-Baden 2002

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

Price: $18.95    

In Stock
Lee, Peggy Band Lee, Peggy Band:

(Spool -- Canada )

Price: $12.95    

In Stock

Peggy Lee delivers a series of finely crafted compositions of rich and sonorous beauty, played by a crew of musicians performing with unusual depth and empathy.

Lehman, Steve: Demian as Posthuman Lehman, Steve:
Demian as Posthuman

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

Price: $14.95    

In Stock
Lightcap, Chris' Big Mouth: Deluxe Lightcap, Chris' Big Mouth:
Deluxe

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

Price: $14.95    

In Stock

Bassist Lightcap's Bigmouth with Tony Malaby, Chris Cheek & Andrew D'Angelo on sax, Craig Taborn on keys and Gerald Cleaver on drums, NY jazz with remarkable rapport and prowess.

Lillinger's, Christian Grund: First Reason Lillinger's, Christian Grund:
First Reason

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

Price: $14.95    

In Stock

Drummer Christian Lillinger with Tobias Delius, Joachim Kuhn, Wanja Slavin, &c. unconventional formats that blur melody, rhythm and harmonics for great and abstract results.

Lonberg-Holm's, Fred Fast Citizens, : Gather Lonberg-Holm's, Fred Fast Citizens, :
Gather

(Delmark -- USA )

Price: $14.95    

Out of Stock

The Fast Citizens are the Chicago-based sextet of Aram Shelton, Keefe Jackson, Josh Berman, Fred Lonberg-Holm, Anton Hatwich and Frank Rosaly, rotating the leadership with each release, this time with Fred Lonberg-Holm taking the helm.

Lundbom, Jon & Big Five Chord With Irabagon / Murray / Elliott / Fischer + Kanelos: Quavers! Quavers Lundbom, Jon & Big Five Chord With Irabagon / Murray / Elliott / Fischer + Kanelos:
Quavers! Quavers! Quavers! Quavers!

(Hot Cup Records -- USA )

Price: $13.95    

In Stock

The fourth release from NY guitarist Lundbom's Big Five Chord, wide ranging jazz tunes with two saxes (Irabagon and Murray) in a band with great technical and melodic power!

Mahanthappa, Rudresh and Bunky Green: Apex Mahanthappa, Rudresh and Bunky Green:
Apex

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

Price: $14.95    

In Stock

A blazing collaboration between alto saxophonists Rudresh Mahanthappa and Bunky Green in an all-star band with pianist Jason Moran, bassist Francois Moutin and drummers Damion Reid and Jack DeJohnette.

Mahanthappa, Rudresh: Kinsmen Mahanthappa, Rudresh:
Kinsmen

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

Price: $14.95    

Out of Stock

Alto saxophonist Rudresh Mahanthappa's "Kinsmen" is a groundbreaking project that melds jazz with South Indian music into a single organic whole.

Maier, Giovanni Technicolor: Featuring Marc Ribot + A Turtle Soup [2 CDs] Maier, Giovanni Technicolor:
Featuring Marc Ribot + A Turtle Soup [2 CDs]

(Long Song Records -- Italy )

Price: $21.95    

In Stock

A double CD of bassist Giovanni Maier's quartet of ambitious and compelling electric jazz, one CD featuring two guitarists - Marc Ribot and Simone Massaron - and both albums featuring a double keyboard lead.

Massaron, Simone feat. Carla Bozulich: Dandelions on Fire Massaron, Simone feat. Carla Bozulich:
Dandelions on Fire

(Long Song Records -- Italy )

Price: $14.95    

In Stock

A captivating collection of songs encompassing blues, ballads, and folk music with improvised moments of free jazz that were written and arranged by guitarist Simone Massaron and sung by lyricist Carla Bozulich.

Mazurek, Rob & Black Cube SP (featuring Sao Paulo Underground): Return The Tides: Ascension Suite An Mazurek, Rob & Black Cube SP (featuring Sao Paulo Underground):
Return The Tides: Ascension Suite And Holy Ghost [VINYL]

(Cuneiform -- USA )

Price: $35.95    

Out of Stock
Special Order
If ordered we
expect to ship within:
4 weeks

Two weeks after the passing of his mother to cancer, cornetist Rob Mazurek and his Black Cube sextet recorded this profound album blending acoustic and electronics with intense spiritual and emotional energy, a fitting tribute that explores our connection to the next stage.

Mengis Gruppe 6, Manuel: The Pond Mengis Gruppe 6, Manuel:
The Pond

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

Price: $18.95    

In Stock

Swiss trumpeter Manuel Mangis and his Gruppe 6 in 4 extended original compositions of post-Bop acumen and rollicking audacity in intrepid improvisation.

Mengis, Manuel Gruppe 6: Dulcet Crush Mengis, Manuel Gruppe 6:
Dulcet Crush

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

Price: $18.95    

In Stock

Trumpeter Manuel Mengis 3rd Hat release, 8 original compositions of sophisticated and enjoyable modern jazz from a sextet with dual sax and guitar leads.

Mengis, Manuel Gruppe 6: Into The Barn Mengis, Manuel Gruppe 6:
Into The Barn

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

Price: $18.95    

In Stock
Moondoc, Jemeel: Muntu Recordings [3CD Box + a Book] Moondoc, Jemeel:
Muntu Recordings [3CD Box + a Book]

(NoBusiness -- Lithuania )

Price: $54.95    

In Stock

Amazing package of Jemeel Moondoc's Muntu Ensemble with William Parker, Roy Campbell, Rashid Bakr, &c, 3 CDs and a 115 page book bout the Jazz Loft era in NYC.

Moondoc, Jemeel: The Zoopkeeper's House (Trio/Quartet/Quintet) Moondoc, Jemeel:
The Zoopkeeper's House (Trio/Quartet/Quintet)

(Relative Pitch -- USA )

Price: $13.95    

In Stock

A series of exceptional compositions by saxophonist Jemeel Moondoc plus one by Alice Coltrane, performed in a variety of group settings, from duos to quintet, with sidemen Matthew Shipp, Roy Campbell, Steve Swell, Hilliard Greene, and Newman Taylor Baker.

Orelli 6, Marco von: Close Ties On Hidden Lanes Orelli 6, Marco von:
Close Ties On Hidden Lanes

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

Price: $15.95    

In Stock

Trumpeter Marco von Orelli's in a modern jazz sextet with Lukas Briggen (trombone), Lukas Roos (bass clarinet), Michel Witsch (piano), Kaspar von Grunigen (bass) and Samuel Duhsler (drums).

Original Silence: Second Original Silence Original Silence:
Second Original Silence

(Smalltown Superjazzz -- Norway )

Price: $16.95    

Out of Stock

The return of Thurston Moore, Terrie Ex, Jim O'Rourke, Mats Gustafsson, Pall Nilssen-Love & Massimo Pupillo live in concert at Rome, Italy's Brancaleone.

Original Silence: The First Original Silence Original Silence:
The First Original Silence

(Smalltown Superjazzz -- Norway )

Price: $16.95    

Out of Stock
Phantom Orchard Orchestra: Through The Looking Glass Phantom Orchard Orchestra:
Through The Looking Glass

(Tzadik -- USA )

Price: $13.95    

Out of Stock
Special Order

Expanding their duo into a sextet with the addition of strings (Sara Parkins, Maggie Parkins), piano (Sylvie Courvoisier) and voice (Maja Solveig Kjestrup Ratkje), Ikue Mori and Zeena Parkins have created a compelling and varied soundscape inspired by fairy stories the world over.

Mori, Ikue & Parkins, Zeena: Phantom Orchard Mori, Ikue & Parkins, Zeena:
Phantom Orchard

(Tzadik -- USA )

Price: $13.95    

Out of Stock
Special Order

Phantom Orchard's latest demonstrates the unique improvisational language and rapport built on decades of collaboration between downtown NY-ers Ikue Mori and Zeena Parkins.

Phillips, Simon James : Blage 3 Phillips, Simon James :
Blage 3

(Mikroton Recordings -- Russia )

Price: $17.95    

In Stock

A reduction of composer Simon James Phillips' 5 hour improvisation performed with Tony Buck (drums), Werner Dafeldecker (bass), BJ Nilsen (electronics), Liz Allbee (trumpet), Arthur Rother (guitar) & Simon James Phillips (piano) exploring time, perception and place.

Planeta Imaginario: Optical Delusions Planeta Imaginario:
Optical Delusions

(Cuneiform -- USA )

Price: $15.45    

In Stock

Planeta Imaginario are a creative and extraordinary 6 piece jazz-rock band from the Catalan region of Spain founded in 1999 by keyboardist and leader Marc Capel.

Poire_z: + Poire_z:
+

(erstwhile -- USA )

Price: $12.95    

In Stock

The excellent quartet of Gunter Muller on minidiscs, percussion and electronics, Norbert Moslang and Andy Guhl (Voice Crack) on cracked everyday-electronics and Erik M on minidiscs, sampler and fx.

Polwechsel & John Tilbury: Field Polwechsel & John Tilbury:
Field

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

Price: $18.95    

In Stock

An E-A supergroup with Burkhard Beins, Martin Brandlmayr, Werner Dafeldecker, John Butcher, Michael Moser and AMM pianist John Tilbury, mysterious and wonderful music!

Pride, Mike: Birthing Days Pride, Mike:
Birthing Days

(Aum Fidelity -- USA )

Price: $9.60    

In Stock

NY drummer Mike Pride's modern jazz work inspired by the birth of his first child, reflecting the fullness Pride finds in his life as a parent, with Jon Irabagon (sax), Alexis Marcelo (piano), Peter Bienec (bass), Jonathan Moritz (sax) and Jason Stein (bass clarinet).

Red Dhal Sextet (Jeffery / Schubert / Dunmall / Schlippenbach / Majkowski / Dimitriadis): Red Dhal S Red Dhal Sextet (Jeffery / Schubert / Dunmall / Schlippenbach / Majkowski / Dimitriadis):
Red Dhal Sextet

(FMR -- Great Britain )

Price: $14.95    

In Stock

Bringing together masterful players Paul Dunmall (sax), Hilary Jeffery (trombone), Alexander Von Schlippenbach (piano), Paul Schuber (sax), Mike Majkowski (bass), and Yorgos Dimitriadis (drums) for a studio release of incredibly well-balanced and insightful improvisation.

Remote Viewers, The: City of Nets Remote Viewers, The:
City of Nets

(Remote Viewers -- Great Britain )

Price: $15.95    

In Stock

London's Remote Viewers in their 13th release, quoting W.H. Auden in an album of excellent structured improvisation with David Petts, Caroline Kraabel, Sue Lynch & Adrian Northover (saxes), John Edwards (bass & drums), and Rosa Lynch (keys and percussion).

Remote Viewers, The: Crimeways Remote Viewers, The:
Crimeways

(Remote Viewers -- Great Britain )

Price: $15.95    

In Stock

The 12th release from the London-based Remote Viewers led by saxophonist David Petts, with four saxophones plus electronics, acoustic bass, keys and tuned percussion, crossing improvisation and rock forms in unique and sinister ways.

Renga Ensemble, The: Falzone / Vandermark / Jackson / Rothenberg / Stein / Goldberg: The Room Is Renga Ensemble, The: Falzone / Vandermark / Jackson / Rothenberg / Stein / Goldberg:
The Room Is

(Allos Documents -- USA )

Price: $13.95    

Out of Stock

Chicago clarinetist James Falzone leads a sextet of reeds with Ken Vandermark, Ben Goldberg, Keefe Jackson, Ned Rothenberg, & Jason Stein in a set of 14 intelligent compositions joining minimalism, classical inferences and jazz with asymmetrical parts using both structure and freedom.

Resende, Julio : dA ALMA Resende, Julio :
dA ALMA

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

Price: $14.95    

In Stock

Portugese pianist Júlio Resende, a pupil of Zé Eduardo and trained through the US, in his 1st release of modern jazz with a great set of European sidemen.

Revis, Eric  / Taylor / McHenry / Jones / Branford Marsalis: In Memory of Things Yet Seen Revis, Eric / Taylor / McHenry / Jones / Branford Marsalis:
In Memory of Things Yet Seen

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

Price: $14.95    

In Stock

A superb modern jazz release from NY bassist Eric Revis with Chad Taylor (drums), Bill McHenry (sax) and Darius Jones (sax), plus special guest Branford Marsalis on two tracks.

Rodrigues / Sielaff / Rawlings / Sundstrom / Burns / Mota: Seattle Rodrigues / Sielaff / Rawlings / Sundstrom / Burns / Mota:
Seattle

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

Price: $15.95    

In Stock

Two tracks from two groupings, anchored by Ernesto Rodrigues on viola and Jonathan Sielaff on bass clarinet, paired first with Vic Rawlings on cello & electronics and Leif Sundstrom on electronics; then with Gust Burns on piano and Manuel Mota on electric guitar.

Rosaly, Frank: Cicada Music Rosaly, Frank:
Cicada Music

(Delmark -- USA )

Price: $14.45    

In Stock

Drummer Frank Rosaly's debut as a leader in an extension of his original soundtrack work from the documentary "Scrappers", performed with James Falzone (clarinet), Jason Stein (bass clarinet), Keefe Jackson (reeds), Jason Adasiewicz (vibes) and Jason Roebke (bass).

Rose, Jon: Brain Weather Rose, Jon:
Brain Weather

(Recommended Records -- Great Britain )

Price: $12.95    

In Stock
Ned Rothenberg (Shakuchi): Rothenberg: Ryu Nashi/No School - New Music For Shakuchi Ned Rothenberg (Shakuchi):
Rothenberg: Ryu Nashi/No School - New Music For Shakuchi

(Tzadik -- USA )

Price: $12.95    

Out of Stock
Special Order

New York multi-reed and wind player Ned Rothenberg performing on the shakuhachi in orignal compositions performed with viola and spoken word in beautiful and nuanced performances.

Sing Sing Penelope + Andrezej Przybielski: Stirli People Sing Sing Penelope + Andrezej Przybielski:
Stirli People

(Monotype -- Poland )

Price: $18.95    

In Stock

Poland's Sing Sing Penelope, with releases on Tone Industria and Monotype, in a set of original compositions performed with European trumpeter Andrzej Przybielski.



Best Sellers in This Category:

Bley / Koglmann / Peacock: Annette

Sorey, Tyshawn: The Inner Spectrum of Variables [2 CDs]

Parker, Evan / John Russel / Ian Brighton / Phillip Wachsmann / Marcio Mattos / Trevor Taylor: Live

Polwechsel & John Tilbury: Field

Lacy, Steve: at the New Jazz Meeting Baden-Baden 2002

Mengis, Manuel Gruppe 6: Dulcet Crush

Ellman, Liberty Sextet: Radiate

Davies, Angharad / Rhodri Davies / Michael Duch / Lina Lapelyte / John Lely & John Tilbury: Goldsmit

Pavone, Mario (Pavone / Ballout / Malaby / Noriega / McEachern / Sarin): Vertical

Clark, Scott 4tet (Clark / Ralston / Miller / Scott): Bury My Heart

Archer, Martin : Story Tellers

Skein (Gratkowski / Kaufmann / de Joode / Lee / Barrett / Buck): Skein

Wooley, Nate: Argonautica

Motif (Lonning / Nymo / Thieke / Wilk / Johansen / Vagan): My Head is Listening

Mengis Gruppe 6, Manuel: The Pond

ElSaffar, Amir Two Rivers Ensemble: Crisis

Trouble Kaze (Fujii / Agnel / Tamura / Pruvost / Lasserre / Orins): June

Jorgensmann, Theo: Fellowship

Power Trio (Raon / Sa / Martins): Di Lontan

Moondoc, Jemeel: The Zoopkeeper's House (Trio/Quartet/Quintet)