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Unusual Vocal Forms
 
Haunted House (Loren Connors): Blue Ghost Blues [VINYL] Haunted House (Loren Connors):
Blue Ghost Blues [VINYL]

(Northern Spy -- USA )

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Avant blues in Haunted House's return after 10 years, as guitarists Loren Connors and Andrew Burnes, free-form vocalist Suzanne Langille and daf player Neel Murgai burn slow, distorted, reverb-drenched blues.

Hell Hoarse [Chuck Bettis & Brendan Murray] : Skull Puddle Hell Hoarse [Chuck Bettis & Brendan Murray] :
Skull Puddle

(Living Myth / Uppercase -- USA )

Price: $5.00

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Last copies of this duo between Brendan Murray on electronics and Chuck Bettis on electronics & throat, a disturbing and engrossing album of voice manipulation, samples and electronics.

Hemophiliac: 50Th Birthday Celebration - Volume 6 Hemophiliac:
50Th Birthday Celebration - Volume 6

(Tzadik -- USA )

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Hennies, Nick : Casts [CASSETTE with download code] Hennies, Nick :
Casts [CASSETTE with download code]

(Astral Spirits -- USA )

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Percussionist and composer Nick Hennies presents four tracks featuring sine waves paired with speech, vibraphone, hi-hat and voice recorded over several years in Austin, TX and Ithaca, NY, contrasting electronics and percussion with the starkness of the human voice.

Hetu, Joane : Tryptique Musique d'hiver Hetu, Joane :
Tryptique Musique d'hiver

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

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A specially priced box set bringing together all three CDs from Joane Hetu of music about the winter: Musique d'hiver, Nouvelle musique d'hiver and Recits de neige.

Hetu, Joane: Castor et compagnie Hetu, Joane:
Castor et compagnie

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

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With lyrics inspired by Hindu erotic books, Arabic love games, and sensual songs; Joane Hetu presents her first CD of her own music with accompaniment from Jean Derome, Diane Labrosse, and Pierre Tanguay.

Hetu, Joane: Filature Hetu, Joane:
Filature

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

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A musical theatre in 3 acts using texts, songs, free improvisation and compositional textures, "an evocation of the fusion between opposite forces-tight and flexible, male and female".

Hetu, Joane: La Femme Territoire ou 21 Fragments D'humus Hetu, Joane:
La Femme Territoire ou 21 Fragments D'humus

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

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An amazing journey in sound and voice from saxophonist/vocalist Joane Hetu with five singers/narrators/musicians/noise-makers and layered field recordings, a remarkable and sophisticated work about sex, loss, death, art, & politics.

Hetu, Joane: Musique d'hiver Hetu, Joane:
Musique d'hiver

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

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A work that pays homage to chilly northwest winds, sparkling winter light, the February moon, and the tedium and the exasperation of March , all of which allow the emotional excitement of winter to show through.

Hetu, Joane: Seule dans les chants Hetu, Joane:
Seule dans les chants

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

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Joane Hetu in her first solo album for alto saxophone and voice that is poetic and intimate.

Hirsch, Shelley / Ho, Simon: Where Were You Then ? Hirsch, Shelley / Ho, Simon:
Where Were You Then ?

(Tzadik -- USA )

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Free improvising vocalist and story spieler Shelley Hirsch teams with Simon Ho and a great set of musicians including Tony Buck, David Hofstra, Tomas Ulrich, for an engaging and fascinating set of songs and stories.

Hirsch, Shelley & Kazuhisa, Uchihashi: Duets Hirsch, Shelley & Kazuhisa, Uchihashi:
Duets

(Innocent Records -- Japan )

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Hirsch, Shelley: Far In Far Out Hirsch, Shelley:
Far In Far Out

(Tzadik -- USA )

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Houle, Viviane: Treize Houle, Viviane:
Treize

(Drip Audio -- Canada )

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Out free improvising vocalist Viviane Houle's debut solo release in duos with a veritable who's-who of Vancouver's finest improvisers including Peggy Lee, Jesse Zubot, &c. &c.

Hubsch, Carl Ludwig / Claus Van Bebber / Jaap Blonk: Improvisors Hubsch, Carl Ludwig / Claus Van Bebber / Jaap Blonk:
Improvisors

(Kontrans -- The Netherlands )

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Improv meeting with Dutch master vocalist Jaap Blonk, turntablist Claus van Bebber and Carl Ludwig Hubsch on tuba.

Hug, Charlotte & Frederic Blondy: Bouquet Hug, Charlotte & Frederic Blondy:
Bouquet

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

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Using extended techniques on viola and piano, Charlotte Hug and Frederic Blondy draw the listener into unusual and encompassing sound worlds that feel electronic, yet are created through acoustic improvisation.

Hug, Charlotte: Slipway to Galaxies (Solo Viola & Voice) Hug, Charlotte:
Slipway to Galaxies (Solo Viola & Voice)

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

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An intensely personal journey, Charlotte Hug uses extended vocal techniques and an unusual language on the viola, creating an exceptional and unique improvisatory sound world.

Iddon, Martin: pneuma Iddon, Martin:
pneuma

(Another Timbre -- UK )

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Composer Martin Iddon in a work of new conceptual modes of music making, with a ritualistic approach building strange sounds and stange actions in dense layers and intense timbres that demand a unique physicality from the player.

Ima Ensemble: Tumma Ima Ensemble:
Tumma

(Eema Records -- Canada )

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Toronto percussionist Debashis Sinha's first release as the Ima Ensemble features the vocals of Toronto world music singers Jayne Brown and Sophia Grigoriadis.

Jauniaux, Catherine / eRikm: Pantoneon / Mal des Ardents [2 CDs] Jauniaux, Catherine / eRikm:
Pantoneon / Mal des Ardents [2 CDs]

(Mikroton Recordings -- Russia )

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Improvising artists Catherine Jauniaux on voice, bird call, cupule, cazoo and eRikm on turntables, electronics, live sampling, architect lamp recorded these 17 pieces for the radio show A L'improviste by Anne Montaron for France Culture Radio.

Jauniaux, Catherine With Hodgkinson, Tim: Fluvial Jauniaux, Catherine With Hodgkinson, Tim:
Fluvial

(Ad Hoc Records -- USA )

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Jones, Darius: The Oversoul Manual Jones, Darius:
The Oversoul Manual

(Aum Fidelity -- USA )

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The fourth installment in Darius Jones' on-going "Man'ish Boy" epic, an a cappella presentation from his vocal quartet, The Elizabeth-Caroline Unit using Jones' fictional, mythological sacred language used in the alien birthing ritual of a new being.

Josephson / Wachsmann / Lindsay / Smith / Blume: Zero Plus Josephson / Wachsmann / Lindsay / Smith / Blume:
Zero Plus

(Balance Point Acoustics -- USA )

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The Triple D Trio of Aurora Josephson (voice), Jacob Lindsay (clarinet) & Damon Smith (bass) met with visiting European improvisers Philipp Wachsmann (violin) and Martin Blume (drums) to record these live concerts in Oakland and SF.

Justine: Suite Justine:
Suite

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

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

Kahn, Jason: Things Fall Apart Kahn, Jason:
Things Fall Apart

(Herbal International -- Malaysia )

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Sound artist Jason Kahn performing in Zurich at the Kunstraum Walcheturm arts organization, recording fourteen short improvised sections, focusing on heavily effected drums and percussive elements augmented with synthetics, radio, plus work exclusively for voice.

Kaiser, Henry, Noyes, Charles K. & Park, Sang-Won: Invite The Spirit 1983 Kaiser, Henry, Noyes, Charles K. & Park, Sang-Won:
Invite The Spirit 1983

(Tzadik -- USA )

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Remastered complete reissue of the double LP release of this meeting of Korean shamanistic vocals and kayagum with improvising virtuoso Kaiser and percussionist Noyes .

Kaul, Matthias: Solo Percussion Kaul, Matthias:
Solo Percussion

(Hat [now] ART -- Switzerland )

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Matthias Kaul performing percussion works recorded on using cymbalon, hurdy-gurdy, bicycle, telephone, voice, &c., with Stefan Romeyan providing and reciting his poetry on "Roma".

Kihnoua: The Sybil's Whisper Kihnoua:
The Sybil's Whisper

(Metalanguage -- USA )

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Larry Och's SF-based Kihnoua Quartet quartet with Wilbert DeJoode (bass), Scott Amendola (drums), & vocalist Dohee Lee, a gripping merger of Korean p'ansori folk-singing with modern improvisational forms.

Kimm, D. / Falaise, Bernard: Le Silence des Hommes Kimm, D. / Falaise, Bernard:
Le Silence des Hommes

(Monsieur Fauteux -- Canada )

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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 )

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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.

Koglmann, Franz: O Moon My Pin-Up Koglmann, Franz:
O Moon My Pin-Up

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

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Koichi, Makigami: Moon Ether Koichi, Makigami:
Moon Ether

(Doubtmusic -- Japan )

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Kolkowski, Aleks & Ute Wassermann: Squall Line Kolkowski, Aleks & Ute Wassermann:
Squall Line

(psi -- Great Britain )

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A quirky and fascinating duo of unusual instrumentation from Ute Wasserman's voice & whistles, and Aleks Kokowski on stroh instrumements (viola, violin), noseflute, bird calls, musical saw, &c..

Kraabel, Caroline / Phil Hargreaves : Where We Were (Shadows Of Liverpool)  <i>[Used Item]</i> Kraabel, Caroline / Phil Hargreaves :
Where We Were (Shadows Of Liverpool) [Used Item]

(Leo -- Great Britain )

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"Where We Were is not your usual set of saxophone duets. Over the course of nearly four years, Caroline Kraabel and Phil Hargreaves hauled their saxes, flutes, and recording equipment to several unusual recording locations, from the ane...

Krusche, Katja / Martin V. Krusche: I Am One - Stories From The Worlds In-Between <i>[Used Item]</i> Krusche, Katja / Martin V. Krusche:
I Am One - Stories From The Worlds In-Between [Used Item]

(Leo -- Great Britain )

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Kurzmann, Christof & Irena Tomazin: Ljubljana - Wien Kurzmann, Christof & Irena Tomazin:
Ljubljana - Wien

(L'innomable -- Slovenia )

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Unusual electroacoustic improv from the duo of Christof Kurzmann on lloopp and Irena Tomazin on voice and dictaphone, recording at Radio Student and at Amann Studio in 2012 and 2013.

Kurzmann, Christof: Then & Now [VINYL] Kurzmann, Christof:
Then & Now [VINYL]

(Trost Records -- Austria )

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Christof Kurzmann has been a part of Extended Versions, The Magic I.D., Made to Break, El Infierno, Trio x 3, &c; this double LP collects unreleased tracks from a diversity of projects with collaborators B. Fleischmann, Ken Vandermark, Robert Wyatt, Mats Gustafsson, Tony Buck, &c. &c.

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

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

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Lacy, Steve / Steve Potts: Tips Lacy, Steve / Steve Potts:
Tips

(Corbett vs. Dempsey -- USA )

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Recorded in Paris in 1979, Steve Lacy (soprano sax) and Steve Potts (alto sax) perform music for the aphorisms of Georges Braque, as sung by Irene Aebi; originally issued on Hat Hut records, this reiusse remasters the original release and includes images from the score.

Lacy, Steve: The Sun Lacy, Steve:
The Sun

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

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Four sessions of music mostly against the Vietnam War - all featuring Steve Lacy and Irene Aebi, in sextet, trio, and quintet with associates including Enrico Rava, Karl Berger, Kent Carter, Richard Tietelbaum, &c.

Lang, Klaus: einfalt.stille Lang, Klaus:
einfalt.stille

(Edition Rz -- Germany )

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Austrian composer in a work for flute, viola, percussion, and voice aboout the inner state and flow we perceive when listening and concentrating on a piece of music.

Leandre, Joelle  / Michael Duch: (Live at) Gramolna Leandre, Joelle / Michael Duch:
(Live at) Gramolna

(Confront -- Great Britain )

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Two double bass players--Joelle Leandre and Michael Duch--performed as a duo live in at nyMusikk in Oslo, then recorded this album of freely improvised bass interactions the next day in the studio at Gramolna in Trondheim; dark and commanding explorations of deep strings.

Les Diaboliques (Schweizer / Nicols / Leandre): Jubilee Concert [DVD in PAL format] Les Diaboliques (Schweizer / Nicols / Leandre):
Jubilee Concert [DVD in PAL format]

(Intakt -- Switzerland )

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The "diabolical" trio of pianist Irene Schweitzer, bassist Joelle Leandre and improvising vocalist Maggie Nicols in a DVD recorded live at Jazzclub Moods, Zurich (PAL format!).

Les Poules: Hetu, Labrosse, Roger: Phenix Les Poules: Hetu, Labrosse, Roger:
Phenix

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

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24 miniature works from the fantastic and intense improvising trio of Joane Hetu, Diane Labrosse and Danielle Palardy Roger, inspired by the eternal revival of the legendary Phoenix.

Lindsay, Arto & Paal Nilssen-Love: Scarcity Lindsay, Arto & Paal Nilssen-Love:
Scarcity

(PNL -- Norway )

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During Paal Nilssen-Love's July 2013 solo gig at Auido Rebel's Quintavant in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, he was joined by Arto Lindsay performing on electric guitar and voice, recording these two impressive improvisations.

Lindsay, Arto & Paal Nilssen-Love: Scarcity [VINYL] Lindsay, Arto & Paal Nilssen-Love:
Scarcity [VINYL]

(PNL -- Norway )

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During Paal Nilssen-Love's July 2013 solo gig at Auido Rebel's Quintavant in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, he was joined by Arto Lindsay performing on electric guitar and voice, recording these two impressive improvisations released on a 180 Gram 33/45 RPM record.

Lunar Ensemble: Acts Of Love <i>[Used Item]</i> Lunar Ensemble:
Acts Of Love [Used Item]

(Self Released -- USA )

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"An inventive avant garde poetry-led group with experimentally diverse songs and a varied sonic backdrop for powerful words."-Lunar Ensemble...

Maneri, Joe / Masashi Harada: Pinerskol Maneri, Joe / Masashi Harada:
Pinerskol

(Leo -- Great Britain )

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Pianist, flautist & vocalist Masashi Harada and the late saxophonist Joe Maneri worked together from the mid 80s, here in a studio work from 2003 of great creative power.

Mann, Chris: The Art of the Diff [DVD] Mann, Chris:
The Art of the Diff [DVD]

(D.S al Coda -- USA )

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An unusual video by poet and performer Chris Mann (Machine For Making Sense), who works in the field of compositional linguistics; through apparent gibberish and gesticulation Mann carries on a blurry yet compelling monologue.

Martin, Jean: At the Farm Martin, Jean:
At the Farm

(Barnyard -- Canada )

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After touring Canada extensively for 3 years the trio of Jean Martin, Justin Haynes and Kevin Turcotte released this CD of wide-ranging and excellent recordings.

Minton Quartet, Phil: Slur Minton Quartet, Phil:
Slur

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

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Minton, Phil / Turner, Roger: Drainage Minton, Phil / Turner, Roger:
Drainage

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

Price: $24.95

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Minton, Phil & Weston, Veryan: ...past Minton, Phil & Weston, Veryan:
...past

(Angelica -- Italy )

Price: $12.00

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Minton, Phil + Audrey Chen + Guy Segers + Peter Jacquemyn + Teun Verbruggen: Quintet Minton, Phil + Audrey Chen + Guy Segers + Peter Jacquemyn + Teun Verbruggen:
Quintet

(Sub Rosa -- Belgium )

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The second of two releases with free improvising vocalist Phil Minton and Audrey Chen, here joined as a quintet with electric bassist Guy Segers, double bassist Peter Jacquemyn, and drummer/percussionist Teun Verbruggen.

Minton, Phil: No Doughnuts in Hand - 37 Solo Vocal Improvisations Minton, Phil:
No Doughnuts in Hand - 37 Solo Vocal Improvisations

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

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Minton's 3rd release in his doughnut reduction series, solo vocal work in Minton's unique and inimitable style that he hopes will cheer you up in these troubled times.

Mitchell, Nicole Black Earth Ensemble's: Xenogenesis Suite Mitchell, Nicole Black Earth Ensemble's:
Xenogenesis Suite

(Firehouse 12 Records -- USA )

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Chicago flautist Mitchell's Black Earth Ensemble in a release inspired by the work of Afrofuturist writer Octavia Butler; powerful, dissonant and intense performances.

Monk, Meredith: Beginnings Monk, Meredith:
Beginnings

(Tzadik -- USA )

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Collecting early works from this gifted vocalist and performer, studio and live recordings from 1966-1980 in NYC, Connecticut, Montreal, California, Berlin.

Mori, Ikue: Hex Kitchen Mori, Ikue:
Hex Kitchen

(Tzadik -- USA )

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Mori, Ikue: One Hundred Aspects Of The Moon Mori, Ikue:
One Hundred Aspects Of The Moon

(Tzadik -- USA )

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Moss, David / Hannes Strobl: At The Beach Moss, David / Hannes Strobl:
At The Beach

(Monotype -- Poland )

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Merging Hannes Strobl's electric bass and effects with David Moss' unusual vocal approach into stream of consciousness observations and rich music of momentum and mood that are evocative, mysterious and fully engaging.



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