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Solo Artist Recordings
 
Merce, Sergio: Microtonal Saxophone Merce, Sergio:
Microtonal Saxophone

(Potlatch -- France )

Price: $12.00

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Using an alto saxophone where the original mechanisms have been replaced with water, gas & compressed air taps, saxophonist Sergio Merce can microtonally move the tuning of any note and create multiphonics, allowing him to play several sonic layers while using circular breathing.

Metheny, Pat: Tap: The Book Of Angels Vol. 20 Metheny, Pat:
Tap: The Book Of Angels Vol. 20

(Tzadik -- USA )

Price: $13.95

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The 20th volume of the Book of Angels series is led by virtuoso guitarist Pet Metheny as he creatively plays John Zorn's compositions with a large assortment of instruments and electronics.

Metzger, Matthieu: SelfCooking Metzger, Matthieu:
SelfCooking

(Ayler -- Sweden )

Price: $12.00

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A member of the French ONJ (Orchestre National de Jazz), saxophonist Metzger also works with a variety of real-time transformation music software; this is an excellent review of his compositions and his unique voice in modern improvisation.

Millevoi, Nick: Black Figure of a Bird Millevoi, Nick:
Black Figure of a Bird

(New Atlantis -- USA )

Price: $8.95

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Philadelphia guitarist-songwriter Nick Millevoi (Many Arms, Archer Spade) in a solo release of compositions for 12-string guitar using alternative tuning, played with a mix of melodic skill and gutsy intensity.

Minafra, Livio : La Dolcezza Del Grido  <i>[Used Item]</i> Minafra, Livio :
La Dolcezza Del Grido [Used Item]

(Leo -- Great Britain )

Price: $8.95

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"It is probably not easy to be the son of Pino Minafra and try to find your musical identity. But there are advantages too: from early childhood Livio was hanging out with great musicians such as Sergey Kuryokhin, the whole of Italian I...

Mitchell, Nicole: Engraved in the Wind Mitchell, Nicole:
Engraved in the Wind

(RogueArt -- France )

Price: $15.95

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Flautist Nicole Mitchell's solo album of her own impromptu compositions and interpretations of other artists' works composed for her, reflecting her deep relationship with nature and her instrument.

Moore, Thurston : Sonic STREET Chicago Moore, Thurston :
Sonic STREET Chicago

(Corbett vs. Dempsey -- USA )

Price: $13.95

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A solo electric guitar soundtrack to James Nares' film "Street" performed by Thurston Moore, freely improvising in a dynamic and impressive performance recorded live at the Rubloff Auditorium at the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois.

Mori, Ikue: Labyrinth Mori, Ikue:
Labyrinth

(Tzadik -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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Mori, Ikue: Light In The Shadow Mori, Ikue:
Light In The Shadow

(Tzadik -- USA )

Price: $13.95

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A beautifully paced and uniquely voiced album of electronic soundscapes from luminary New York performer Ikue Mori, 10 works including a realization of Izumi Kyoka's story "Koya Hijuri", 3 pieces for Mozu birds, the 2-part "Pomegranate Seeds", and one of Zorn's Masada compositions.

Mori, Ikue: Myrninerest Mori, Ikue:
Myrninerest

(Tzadik -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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Morris, Joe : Solos - Bimhuis Morris, Joe :
Solos - Bimhuis

(Relative Pitch -- USA )

Price: $10.00

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Live recordings from guitarist Joe Morris, performing solo at Bimhuis in Amsterdam in two Octobers from 2013 to 2014, showing remarkable technical and creative skills while captivating his audience with accessible progressions and story-telling; masterful!

Morris, Nigel: Soundscapes And Conversations <i>[Used Item]</i> Morris, Nigel:
Soundscapes And Conversations [Used Item]

(Self Released -- Great Britain )

Price: $7.95

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Moslang, Norbert: capture Moslang, Norbert:
capture

(Cut -- Switzerland )

Price: $12.00

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Munro, Scott : Monty Munro, Scott :
Monty

(Bug Incision Records -- Canada )

Price: $11.95

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Ever-active Calgary guitarist Scott Munro (Bent Spoon Duo) in his debut solo album of freely improvised guitar performed on a baritone guitar, treated and untreated, captured live at Weeds Cafe in 2010 & 2011.

Murayama, Seijiro: Broken Iteration  [2 CDs] Murayama, Seijiro:
Broken Iteration [2 CDs]

(Herbal International -- Malaysia )

Price: $14.95

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A 2-CD release from Japanese percussionist Seijiro Murayama, performing solo on "objects" which combines clearly percussive objects and other electroacoustic items of obscure origin, creating active, rich and curious sonic environments that envelop the listener.

Nakatani, Tatsuya: Present Presence Nakatani, Tatsuya:
Present Presence

(Nakatani-Kobo -- USA )

Price: $13.95

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Percussionist Tatsuya Nakatani presents thirteen pieces that take the listener on an expedition in the modern use of percussion, beautifully paced with rich sound, unexpected harmonic properties, fascinating punctuation, a mesmerizing journey.

Neuringer, Keir: Ceremonies Out Of The Air Neuringer, Keir:
Ceremonies Out Of The Air

(New Atlantis -- USA )

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Composer, saxophonist, writer, and interdisciplinary artist Keir Neuringer in a solo album of five extended improvisations performed before an invited audience, an emotional album of physical exhalations of grief at the loss of his mother months before the recording.

Neuringer, Keir: Ceremonies Out Of The Air [VINYL 2 LPs] Neuringer, Keir:
Ceremonies Out Of The Air [VINYL 2 LPs]

(New Atlantis -- USA )

Price: $14.36

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Composer, saxophonist, writer, and interdisciplinary artist Keir Neuringer in a solo album of five extended improvisations performed before an invited audience, an emotional album of physical exhalations of grief at the loss of his mother months before the recording.

Newton, Jamie: Driving Nails Into Fog Newton, Jamie:
Driving Nails Into Fog

(3acreTract(s) -- USA )

Price: $12.95

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Jamie Newton works with sound using guitar, keyboards, field recordings, processing, and Kyoto croquet, here in a contemplative set of works merging drone and thick noise with indistinct rhythms and layers of concrete sounds.

Newton, Jamie: Tone Wheel Newton, Jamie:
Tone Wheel

(3acreTract(s) -- USA )

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Tonewheel organ meditations along with feedback and sound forms using processed guitar, keyboards and field recordings from sound artist Jamie Newton, 2 slowly evolving tonal works sandwiching three more turbulent pieces in a journey of drone, noise and reflection.

Newton, Lauren  : Soundsongs <i>[Used Item]</i> Newton, Lauren :
Soundsongs [Used Item]

(Leo -- Great Britain )

Price: $8.95

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"After 30 years of singing in formations from duo to big band, Lauren Newton confronts the absence of form with only her voice making each declaration. This is her 11th CD for Leo Records, and this solo recording, is more than simply an...

Niggenkemper, Pascal: Look With Thine Ears Niggenkemper, Pascal:
Look With Thine Ears

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Ever-active bassist Pascal Niggenkemper in his first solo album of riveting and intriguing double bass work, from aggressive to contemplative and immersive improvisations using work using bass preparations to transform the instrument and make us rethink its potential.

Nordwall, Joachim: Concert Nordwall, Joachim:
Concert

(Confront -- Great Britain )

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Skull Defekts member and a part of Ocean Of Silver And Blood, Joachim Nordwal is captured in a 2008 concert in Oslo for this 17 minute lo-fi set of textured sound work, a grainy drone of howling sound.

Nyberg, Joacim : Fylkingen, March 27, 2014 Nyberg, Joacim :
Fylkingen, March 27, 2014

(Confront -- Great Britain )

Price: $10.00

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Guitarist Joacim Nyberg, also performing on double bass, bell and recorder, in a live performance in Stockholm, Sweden at Fylkingen in 2014, using "Wood, steel, air. Hands, fingers, heart" in an open-ended and ardent exposition of his interpretation of jazz.

Parker, Evan: Conic Sections Parker, Evan:
Conic Sections

(psi -- Great Britain )

Price: $18.95

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Evan Parker's followup to The Snake Decides is this live recording of saxophone solos from 1989 recorded in the Holywell Music Room by Michael Gerzon.

Parker, Evan: Lines Burnt In Light Parker, Evan:
Lines Burnt In Light

(psi -- Great Britain )

Price: $12.00

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Exceptional free improvisation by Evan Parker performing solo at St. Michael and All Angels Church in England in 2001, urgent and powerful playing using extended techniques while playing to the natural reflections in the cathedral.

Parker, Evan: Saxophone Solos Parker, Evan:
Saxophone Solos

(psi -- Great Britain )

Price: $18.95

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Evan Parker's 1st solo saxophone recording from 1975 with additional FMP recordings from the same year, extreme and amazing improvisations aptly titled "Aerobatics".

Parker, Evan: Time Lapse Parker, Evan:
Time Lapse

(Tzadik -- USA )

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Parker, Evan: Vaincu.Va! Live at Western Front 1978 [VINYL] Parker, Evan:
Vaincu.Va! Live at Western Front 1978 [VINYL]

(Western Front New Music -- Canada )

Price: $13.00

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Restored and mastered from the original archived 1/4" tape that captured Evan Parker's dynamic, innovative 1978 solo performance on soprano sax at Vancouver's Western Front, the last of 29 dates during his North American tour.

Parker, Evan: Whitstable Solo Parker, Evan:
Whitstable Solo

(psi -- Great Britain )

Price: $17.95

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Eight jaw-dropping, inspired soprano saxophone solos from Evan Parker recording in his studio of choice, the marvelously resonant St. Peter's church in Whitstable, UK.

Parodi, Claudio: Heavy Nichel Parodi, Claudio:
Heavy Nichel

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

Price: $12.00

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Solo improvisations on the Turkish Clarinet from Claudio Parodi, an Italian classically trained pianist who also works with self-built/self-modified electronics, non-western reeds, and selected percussions.

Pascal: Nihilist Chakai House [VINYL] Pascal:
Nihilist Chakai House [VINYL]

(Discombobulate -- Great Britain )

Price: $24.95

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An album of solo drumming from Pascal Nichols, who is part of the duo "Part Wild Horses Mane On Both Sides", here in a diverse set of approaches performed on drums, djembe, goblet bowls, cowbells, blocks, &c. &c... an album that's become an in-store favorite.

Perry, Frank: Temple Of The Ancient Magical Presence Perry, Frank:
Temple Of The Ancient Magical Presence

(FMR -- Great Britain )

Price: $10.00

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Composer Frank Perry presents some new and some old unreleased recordings of solos, duos and trios featuring world famous musicians such as Evan Parker, David Toop, Paul Lytton, Paul Lovens, Jin Hi Kim and Trevor Taylor.

Phillips, Barre: Triptych #5: Traces - Barre Phillips - Fifty years of measured memories Phillips, Barre:
Triptych #5: Traces - Barre Phillips - Fifty years of measured memories

(Kadima -- Israel )

Price: $44.95

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A magnificent book/DVD/CD package from European Free Jazz bassist Barre Phillips: A DVD of Phillips playing solo and talking about his music; a CD of his recording Journal Violone, 1968; and a book of photos, posters and album covers.

Pisaro, Michael : Melody, Silence (For Solo Guitar) Pisaro, Michael :
Melody, Silence (For Solo Guitar)

(Potlatch -- France )

Price: $15.95

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A collection of materials for solo guitarist, written by Michael Pisaro and here performed by Christian Alvear, presenting the performer with up to 12 fragments which can be played in any order and which allow for various transformations, cuts, extensions and silences.

Pisaro, Michael: The Punishment of the Tribe by its Elders Pisaro, Michael:
The Punishment of the Tribe by its Elders

(Gravity Wave -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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Pisaro's fascinating composition created with guitar, bass, percussion, radio, electronics, and field recordings, using long gaps of silence resolved through a dynamic set of rich audio sections.

Rammel, Hal: Agog Rammel, Hal:
Agog

(Penumbra -- USA )

Price: $12.95

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Hal Rammel plays a collection of solo works for amplified palette, an instrument he created, that were recorded in realtime using multiple palettes arranged as a tabletop instrument and played with a variety of mallets.

Raon, Eduardo: On the Drive For Impulsive Actions Raon, Eduardo:
On the Drive For Impulsive Actions

(Shhpuma -- Portugal )

Price: $15.95

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Portugese harpist Eduardo Raon uses harp, daxophone, electronics, voice & percussion to create dramatic music that applies his classical training to improvisational methods, using real-time electronic processing to create encompassing yet intricate and unusual sonic environments.

Rebelo, Nuno: Removed From The Flow Of Time - Guitar Solos 1992-2012 Rebelo, Nuno:
Removed From The Flow Of Time - Guitar Solos 1992-2012

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

Price: $14.95

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Solo work recorded between 1992 & 2012 from Portugese electric guitarist Nuno Rebelo, using unusual techniques and approaches to render a wide and fascinating palette of sound and captivating playing styles.

Riek, Lasse Marc: Harbour Riek, Lasse Marc:
Harbour

(Herbal International -- Malaysia )

Price: $11.95

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Compositions by Lasse-Marc Riek of the Gruenrekorder label, created from field recordings of sounds in harbors, recorded between 1999 & 2007 in Finland's Bjorkoby and Ostero harbors, and in Germany in Wismar and Hamburg harbors, rich evocations of the sea.

Riley, Howard : 10.11.12 [VINYL] Riley, Howard :
10.11.12 [VINYL]

(NoBusiness -- Lithuania )

Price: $21.00

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Five original compositions and a great rendering of "Lush Life" from British pianist Howard Riley performing solo at the Jazz Jungtys Festival in Kaunas, 2012, brilliant and focused playing showing his masterful skills deeply steeped in tradition and freedom.

Riley, Howard: Live With Repertoire Riley, Howard:
Live With Repertoire

(NoBusiness -- Lithuania )

Price: $15.95

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Pianist Howard Riley recorded these twelve solo piano performances live at Leicester Jazz House at Embrace Arts in 2012, with 4 original Riley compositions and 8 drawn from jazz standards or Thelonius Monk compositions.

Riley, Howard: Two Is One Riley, Howard:
Two Is One

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

Price: $13.56

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For the first time in 25 years, Howard Riley overdubs a piano by recording one part as if he were playing a solo and the immediately overdubbing the second part, resulting in nine improvisations and a jazz tribute to Monk.

Risser, Eve: Des pas sur la neige Risser, Eve:
Des pas sur la neige

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

Price: $14.95

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Following her trio record with Benjamin Duboc and Edward Perraud, pianist Eve Risser releases this contemplative and gorgeous solo album, a beautifully paced and delicate album for the piano, augmented with moving preparations for sonic and percussive accents.

Rives, Stephane: Fibres Rives, Stephane:
Fibres

(Potlatch -- France )

Price: $12.00

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"Fibres" brings together seven circular-breathing soprano sax solos, grouped by Rives into 3 categories including high-pitched tones, breathy emissions and unpitched respiratory flows.

Robair, Gino: Solo Drums with Ebow Robair, Gino:
Solo Drums with Ebow

(Bug Incision Records -- Canada )

Price: $11.95

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Percussionist Robair placed an Ebow over a street-sweeper blade or a short length of guitar string, and then placed those on the head of a snare drum or floor tom, recording without effects to allow natural rhythms and harmonic modulation to come forth.

Roberts, Matana : Always Roberts, Matana :
Always

(Relative Pitch -- USA )

Price: $13.95

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Two passionate studio improvisations from saxophonist Matana Roberts, who lovingly dedicates the album to "those bard(s) of summer...the ideas herein of which I gleaned/interrogated/investigated/celebrated with you..."; subtle, rich, and inspiring.

Rose, Jon / The Hyperstring Project: The Hyperstring Project: New Dynamic of Rogue Counterpoint Rose, Jon / The Hyperstring Project:
The Hyperstring Project: New Dynamic of Rogue Counterpoint

(Recommended Records -- Great Britain )

Price: $12.00

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Rowe, Keith: September Rowe, Keith:
September

(erstwhile -- USA )

Price: $12.00

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British improvising guitarist Keith Rowe in a solo set from the Amplify 2011 festival at The Stone in NYC, performing a stunning piece on the 10th anniversary of 9/11 titled "September".

Sabatini, Mirko; MK Orchestrin; : -28+Alieni Sabatini, Mirko; MK Orchestrin; :
-28+Alieni

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

Price: $14.95

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Italian drummer Mirko Sabatini on a solo album that explores different aspects of his instrument's sound and mechanics through interesting improvisation.

Sandell, Sten: Solid Musik Sandell, Sten:
Solid Musik

(Nuscope -- USA )

Price: $13.95

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Swedish pianist Sten Sandell's 2002 release, his first solo recording involving only one piano, demonstrating his skills as a composer through improvisations with a classical bent and a unique individualism.

Schlippenbach, Alexander Von: Schlippenbach Plays Monk Schlippenbach, Alexander Von:
Schlippenbach Plays Monk

(Intakt -- Switzerland )

Price: $19.95

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Modern improv and Bebop innvoative legends combine in this solo album from European pianist Alexander von Schlippenbach peforming the music of Thelonious Monk, 20 of the pianist's favorite works including several rarely performed pieces.

Seabrook, Brandon: Sylphid Vitalizers [VINYL] Seabrook, Brandon:
Sylphid Vitalizers [VINYL]

(New Atlantis -- USA )

Price: $11.96

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Insane banjo works from New York-based banjo/guitar shredder Brandon Seabrook, performing solo and with the Dr. Vitalizer drum program, using the banjo in ways that no country player ever contemplated, with thrilling dexterity and speed that has to be heard to be believed!

Sellers, Joey: What the...? <i>[Used Item]</i> Sellers, Joey:
What the...? [Used Item]

(Circumvention -- USA )

Price: $7.95

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"Trombonist/composer Joey Sellers could be called a contrarian. Instead of following the solo trombone precedents set by George Lewis, Albert Mangelsdorf and Paul Rutherford ― all pretty serious affairs ― Sellers is positive...

Sharp, Elliott: Haptikon Sharp, Elliott:
Haptikon

(Long Song Records -- Italy )

Price: $14.95

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Downtown NY multi-instrumentalist Elliott Sharp in an absorbing set of very-electric-guitar pieces accompanied by computer, focusing on melodic and groove-based work with a broad range of influences.

Sharp, Elliott: Momentum Anomaly Sharp, Elliott:
Momentum Anomaly

(New Atlantis -- USA )

Price: $9.95

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Guitarist Elliott Sharp's remarkable solo performance piece "Momentum Anomaly" extends the series he began with "Velocity of Hue", "Quadrature" and both "Octal" books, presenting etudes showing the technical possibilities and manifestations of various tuning systems.

Sharp, Elliott: Octal Book 3 Sharp, Elliott:
Octal Book 3

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

Price: $14.95

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The 3rd volume in NY guitarist Elliott Sharp's "Octal" project, using a Koll 8-string guitar/bass, an electroacoustic hollow-bodied guitar with 2 extra bass strings, presenting unedited improvisations of technical and sonic power.

Shibolet, Ariel: Live at The Total Music Meeting Shibolet, Ariel:
Live at The Total Music Meeting

(Kadima -- Israel )

Price: $3.30

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Solo saxophone recordings from Israeli artists Ariel Shibolet, performing at Berlins Total Music Meeting in 2007, joyful and complex work in the vein of Evan Parker.

Shiroishi, Patrick: White Sun Sutra Shiroishi, Patrick:
White Sun Sutra

(Confront -- Great Britain )

Price: $10.00

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Upsilon Acrux/Corima/Nakata saxophonist Patrick Shiroishi in an emotional album of solo saxophone recorded as a tribute to his grandfather, alone and overdubbed, pushing the limits of his mind and body through haunting, beautiful, and intense compositions and playing.

Siegel, Sabrina: Grace/Precious <i>[Used Item]</i> Siegel, Sabrina:
Grace/Precious [Used Item]

(pax -- USA )

Price: $7.95

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"In the relationship of grace to the precarious / in the moment unknown, a space for an event of the body, the spirit / the precipitate of living urges .. Of forces in the timing of nature - in a body and out of the time/space of a sexu...



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