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Stringed Instruments
 
Abushanab, Branden: The Dust Improvisations Abushanab, Branden:
The Dust Improvisations

(no label -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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Solo bass improvisations from Charleston improviser Branden Abushanab, 5 tracks using the strings, case, bridge and bow of the instrument for tempestuous and technical excursions.

Allum & Prevost: Penumbrae Allum & Prevost:
Penumbrae

(Matchless -- Great Britain )

Price: $18.95

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AMM percussionist Eddie Prevost playing all bowed sources in a subtle and ringing duet of bowing approaches with violinist Jennifer Allum of the London Post Quartet.

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

(Matchless -- Great Britain )

Price: $18.95

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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.

Altenburger, Martine  & John Russell: Duet Altenburger, Martine & John Russell:
Duet

(Another Timbre -- Greece/UK )

Price: $15.95

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This duet between cellist Altenburger and guitarist Russell was recorded at the Musique en Mouvement Festival Theatre du Jarnisy in 2008, an intense and intricate dialog of great dynamics.

Angeli, Paolo : Sale Quanto Basta Angeli, Paolo :
Sale Quanto Basta

(Recommended Records -- Great Britain )

Price: $12.00

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Paolo Angeli presents an experimental album that explores the entire range of his modified, extended, and prepared Sardinian guitar with beautiful compositions that defy categorization.

Angeli, Paolo & Takumi Fukushima: Itsunomanika Angeli, Paolo & Takumi Fukushima:
Itsunomanika

(Recommended Records -- Great Britain )

Price: $14.95

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Sardinian guitarist Paolo Angeli teams up with After Dinner/Volapuk violinist and singer Takumi Fukushima for a complex, unusual, and wonderfully embraceable work recorded live in Bologna.

Angeli, Paolo: Bucato Angeli, Paolo:
Bucato

(Recommended Records -- Great Britain )

Price: $12.00

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Ap'strophe (Fages, Ferran & Dimitra Lazaridou Chatzigoga): Corgroc Ap'strophe (Fages, Ferran & Dimitra Lazaridou Chatzigoga):
Corgroc

(Another Timbre -- Greece/UK )

Price: $15.95

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ap'strophe began working together in 2006 in search of a common sonoric space, which they found in the investigation of distinctive timbres between acoustic guitar and zither.

Art Ensemble of Chicago: [sirius calling] Art Ensemble of Chicago:
[sirius calling]

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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Avram, Ana-Maria / Dumitrescu, Iancu: iO Quartet Avram, Ana-Maria / Dumitrescu, Iancu:
iO Quartet

(Edition Modern -- Romania )

Price: $17.06

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Four performances of Iancu Dumitrescu & Ana-Maria Avram's iO String Quartet playing their compositions for string quartet & tape live in London, Brussels and Paris.

Avram, Ana-Maria / Dumitrescu, Iancu: Live in London (I) Avram, Ana-Maria / Dumitrescu, Iancu:
Live in London (I)

(Edition Modern -- Romania )

Price: $16.95

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Electro-acoustic composers Ana-Maria Avram and Iancu Dumitrescu with large groups including the Hyperion Ensemble, plus Tim Hodginkson on clarinet, performing in Conway Hall, London in 2008.

Bailey, Derek & Simon H. Fell: The Complete 15th August 2001 Bailey, Derek & Simon H. Fell:
The Complete 15th August 2001

(Confront -- Great Britain )

Price: $13.95

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The full performance of legendary improvising guitarist Derek Bailey's 2001 exhilarating duo with bassist Simon H. Fell at Sound 323, originally released as a mini-CD and voted record of the year in 2002 by The Wire.

Baloni (Badenhorst / Loriot / Niggenkemper): Fremdenzimmer Baloni (Badenhorst / Loriot / Niggenkemper):
Fremdenzimmer

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

Price: $13.95

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The debut album from the NY based Baloni trio, blending chamber techniques with a unique approach to improvisation, as performed by bassist Pascal Niggenkemper, violist Frantz Loriot, and multi-reedist Joachim Badenhorst.

Banabila, Michel / Oene Van Geel: Music For Viola And Electronics II Banabila, Michel / Oene Van Geel:
Music For Viola And Electronics II

(Tapu Record -- Netherlands )

Price: $9.95

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In the second volume of their collaboration, Banabila and Van Geel explore further into their neo-classical mix of viola improvisations, ambient textures, minimal compositions, and modular experiments.

BARREL (Blunt / Kallin / Marshall): Gratuitous Abuse BARREL (Blunt / Kallin / Marshall):
Gratuitous Abuse

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

Price: $17.95

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The London based improvising string trio Barrel of Alison Blunt on violin, Ivor Kallin on violin & viola, and Hannah Marshall on cello, all members of London Improvisers Orchestra and performers at the 2007 Freedom of the City.

Bauer /  Kowald / Sommer: Between Heaven and Earth Bauer / Kowald / Sommer:
Between Heaven and Earth

(Intakt -- Switzerland )

Price: $17.95

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Bebber, van Claus / Vorfeld, Michael: Kreisel Bebber, van Claus / Vorfeld, Michael:
Kreisel

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

Price: $13.95

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Bertoncini, Tiziana / Thomas Lehn: Horsky Park Bertoncini, Tiziana / Thomas Lehn:
Horsky Park

(Another Timbre -- Greece/UK )

Price: $12.00

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Two instruments - Bertoncini on violin; Lehn on analogue synth - with totally different histories come together and look for a connection across two great sets from 2006 & 2010.

Bisio, Michael / Eyvind Kang: MBEK(TM) Bisio, Michael / Eyvind Kang:
MBEK(TM)

(Meniscus -- USA )

Price: $13.95

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Blancarte, Tom: The Shortening Of The Way [VINYL] Blancarte, Tom:
The Shortening Of The Way [VINYL]

(Tubapede -- USA )

Price: $15.95

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A contrasting album of beauty and sonic exploration from Texas native, NY bassist Tom Blancarte, fueled by quotes from Frank Herbert and Ran Prieur, an unusual and creative album using extended and imaginative techniques from one of NY's finest bassists.

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: $10.00

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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.

Breschand, Helene: Le Gout Du Sel Breschand, Helene:
Le Gout Du Sel

(D'Autres Cordes -- France )

Price: $15.95

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FIMAV performer and For4Ears artist Helene Breschand in a mysterious album of improvisational solo electric & acoustic harp and voice compositions.

Bukelman, Ido  / Nadav Masel: Ground Birds Bukelman, Ido / Nadav Masel:
Ground Birds

(OutNow Recordings -- USA )

Price: $12.95

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Berlin double bassist Nadav Masel and Israeli guitarist Ido Bukelman performing on banjo, acoustic guitar & bells, in live recordings at Barbur gallery in Jerusalem, Israel in 2013 for 5 free works of flight, which they describe as "Improvisational Pieces for Meditations".

Busolini / Loriot: VIOLAtwoVIOLA Busolini / Loriot:
VIOLAtwoVIOLA

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

Price: $14.95

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This duo arose from the meeting between two violists avid to confront with their instrumental double to create a common sound universe from the same instrument played by two different personalities.

Butcher, John / Gino Robair / Matthew Sperry: 12 Milagritos Butcher, John / Gino Robair / Matthew Sperry:
12 Milagritos

(Spool -- Canada )

Price: $12.95

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Butcher, John / Rhodri Davies: Carliol Butcher, John / Rhodri Davies:
Carliol

(Ftarri -- Japan )

Price: $14.50

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Dark and beautiful improvisation from saxophonist and electronics artist John Butcher and harpist Rhodri Davies, an incredible display of timbre, technique, and pacing.

Ceccaldi, Theo Trio + Joelle Leandre: Can You Smile? Ceccaldi, Theo Trio + Joelle Leandre:
Can You Smile?

(Ayler -- Sweden )

Price: $16.95

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Theo Ceccarelli expands his string trio from their Ayler debut album, "Carrousel", adding bassist and free vocalist Joelle Leandre to the group, yielding a new dimension to their rapidly expanding repertoire of rich, interactive improvisation.

Chadbourne, Eugene : Click Clack Chadbourne, Eugene :
Click Clack

(Chadula -- USA )

Price: $12.95

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Chadbourne, Eugene : Eddie Chatterbox Double Love Trio Chadbourne, Eugene :
Eddie Chatterbox Double Love Trio

(Chadula -- USA )

Price: $12.95

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Chadbourne, Eugene: Chadklappmuntz Chadbourne, Eugene:
Chadklappmuntz

(Chadula -- USA )

Price: $12.95

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Chadbourne, Eugene: Chadkysrapp Chadbourne, Eugene:
Chadkysrapp

(Chadula -- USA )

Price: $12.95

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Chadbourne, Eugene: Della 5 banger Chadbourne, Eugene:
Della 5 banger

(Chadula -- USA )

Price: $12.95

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Chadbourne, Eugene: Doc Chad Banjo Book Chadbourne, Eugene:
Doc Chad Banjo Book

(Chadula -- USA )

Price: $10.36

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Chadbourne, Eugene: Horror Part 7: The Post Day of the Dead Ritual Chadbourne, Eugene:
Horror Part 7: The Post Day of the Dead Ritual

(Chadula -- USA )

Price: $12.95

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Chadbourne, Eugene: Horror Part Eight: Death by Elevator, Death by Toothbrush and Other Teen Hits Chadbourne, Eugene:
Horror Part Eight: Death by Elevator, Death by Toothbrush and Other Teen Hits

(Chadula -- USA )

Price: $12.95

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Chadbourne, Eugene: Horror Part Two: Banned Chadbourne, Eugene:
Horror Part Two: Banned

(Chadula -- USA )

Price: $12.95

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Chadbourne, Eugene: I Support the Troops and I Want My Money Back Chadbourne, Eugene:
I Support the Troops and I Want My Money Back

(Chadula -- USA )

Price: $12.95

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Chadbourne, Eugene: Leaders Split Crack (Blues 2004) Chadbourne, Eugene:
Leaders Split Crack (Blues 2004)

(Chadula -- USA )

Price: $12.95

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Chadbourne, Eugene: Liberation Libba Nation Chadbourne, Eugene:
Liberation Libba Nation

(Chadula -- USA )

Price: $12.95

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Chadbourne, Eugene: Old Time Banjo Chadbourne, Eugene:
Old Time Banjo

(Relax -- France )

Price: $12.95

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Chadbourne, Eugene: Stoned for the Future Chadbourne, Eugene:
Stoned for the Future

(Chadula -- USA )

Price: $12.95

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Chadbourne, Eugene: The Intellectual and Emotional World of the Cockroach Chadbourne, Eugene:
The Intellectual and Emotional World of the Cockroach

(Chadula -- USA )

Price: $12.95

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Chadbourne, Eugene: To Prevail or Not to Prevail Chadbourne, Eugene:
To Prevail or Not to Prevail

(Chadula -- USA )

Price: $12.95

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Chadbourne, Eugene: Wild Partner Chadbourne, Eugene:
Wild Partner

(Chadula -- USA )

Price: $12.95

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Cohen, Greg: Golden State Cohen, Greg:
Golden State

(Relative Pitch -- USA )

Price: $13.95

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A set of playful, upbeat duos from West Coast-born bassist Greg Cohen and NY guitarist Bill Frisell, celebrating Cohen's home state of California in 6 originals and 3 California covers.

Davies, Angharad : Six Studies Davies, Angharad :
Six Studies

(Confront -- Great Britain )

Price: $13.95

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Six unorthodox sketches for acoustic violin, focusing on advanced techniques and preparations including a plastic peg, a spring, and a nail file, from London based Angharad Davies, recording live improvisations at Goldsmiths University.

Davies, Rhodri: Pedwar  [BOX SET, 4 LPs + INSERTS] Davies, Rhodri:
Pedwar [BOX SET, 4 LPs + INSERTS]

(Alt.Vinyl -- Great Britain )

Price: $135.00

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Improvising harpist Rhodri Davies in a solo career retrospective box set with 4 LPs (+ download codes) in screenprinted heavy card sleeves with artwork by Jean Luc Guionnet, plus curated flyers, posters, a booklet written by Rhodri Davies, an essay by David Toop, &c. &c.

Deep Tones for Peace: Kadima Triptych Series Deep Tones for Peace:
Kadima Triptych Series

(Kadima Triptych -- Israel )

Price: $19.80

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A telematic bass ensemble performing for peace in the Middle East, including Mark Dresser, Barre Phillips, Bert Turetzky, JC Jones, Thierry Barbe, Henry Grimes, Trevor Dunn, Lindsey Horner, &c.

  Dorgon :
Maitreya

(Jumbo -- USA )

Price: $11.95

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Dorgon and William Parker: Broken/Circle Dorgon and William Parker:
Broken/Circle

(Jumbo -- USA )

Price: $12.95

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Dorner, Axel / Fred Lonberg-Holm / Michael Zerang: Claque Dorner, Axel / Fred Lonberg-Holm / Michael Zerang:
Claque

(Meniscus -- USA )

Price: $13.95

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Double-Basse (Petit / Duboc): This is Not Art Double-Basse (Petit / Duboc):
This is Not Art

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

Price: $14.95

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French free improvisers Benjamin Duboc (double bass) and Jean-Luc Petit (contrabass & clarinet) in a moody album of bass tones, deep harmonics and rich timbral interaction with beautiful pacing that rises in confrontation and then descends back to artful darkness.

Dresser, Mark: Sonic Brotherhood: DTFP by Five - Israel 2009 Dresser, Mark:
Sonic Brotherhood: DTFP by Five - Israel 2009

(Kadima -- Israel )

Price: $12.00

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Kadima's and Dresser's beautiful Deep Tones for Peace project, bringing bass players together to perform live at remote locations, here in configurations from solo to a 5 bass ensemble.

Dresser, Mark: Unveil Dresser, Mark:
Unveil

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

Price: $13.95

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Duboc, Benjamin: St. James Infirmary Duboc, Benjamin:
St. James Infirmary

(Improvising Beings -- France )

Price: $9.95

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French bassist Benjamin Duboc, part of The Turbine!, Nuts, and a member of the Dark Tree roster, in a solo album of two extended improvisations: the traditional folk song "St. James Infirmary Blues"; and a free improvisation named for the church in which the album was recorded.

Eckardt, Jason: Subject Eckardt, Jason:
Subject

(Tzadik -- USA )

Price: $11.95

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Composer Jason Eckardt presents "Subject", a work that confronts "enhanced interrogation" techniques using sound and light, plus other works including a 6 part piece about glossolalia ("Tongues"), performed by JACK, ICE, and the Oberlin Contemporary Music Ensemble.

Eckhardt, John : Xylobiont Eckhardt, John :
Xylobiont

(psi -- Great Britain )

Price: $18.95

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Virtuoso double bassist John Eckhardt in eight performances of polyphonic and other-worldly explorations showing the instrument's breadth of sonic potential.

Edwards, John: Volume Edwards, John:
Volume

(psi -- Great Britain )

Price: $18.95

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UK European free improv in-demand double bassist John Edwards in what is surprisingly his first solo album, recorded by John Wall at his Utterspalm studio.

Ewen, Sandy / Damon Smith: Valle de Mexico Ewen, Sandy / Damon Smith:
Valle de Mexico

(Confront -- Great Britain )

Price: $13.95

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Guitarist Sandy Ewen and double bassist Damon Smith recorded these 2 extended improvsations in concert as part a "Desbordamientos" series at Cine Tonala, in Mexico City, pairing live music with screenings of Derek Bailey's 4-part series on improvisation.

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

(&Records -- Canada )

Price: $11.50

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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.

 


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