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The incredible Chicago based Frame Quartet in a studio album of six Vandermark compositions dedicated to Peter Brotzmann, Ennio Moricone, Jimmy Lyons, and Steve Lacy.

Frame Quartet (Vandermark / Daisy / Lonberg-Holm / McBride)

Frame Quartet (Vandermark / Daisy / Lonberg-Holm / McBride): 35mm (Okka)
Label: Okka    
Released in: USA    

The incredible Chicago based Frame Quartet in a studio album of six Vandermark compositions dedicated to Peter Brotzmann / Han Bennink / Fred Van Hove, Ennio Moricone, Jimmy Lyons, and Steve Lacy. Each piece is conducted by a different member of the quartet, with the exception of M.E.S. (for Merce Cunningham). Frame Quartet is perhaps Chicago's most powerful free improvising group, taking an eclectic yet always swinging approach to new music. 35mm is a wild ride steered with strong compositions and fueled by a solid pulse. Highly recommended!

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Product Information:

Label: Okka
Catalog ID: od12078cd
Squidco Product Code: 12140

Format: CD
Condition: New
Released: 2009
Country: USA
Packaging: Cardstock Gatefold Sleeve
Engineered by Bob Weston at Strobe Recording, Chicago on July 29, 2009. Mixed by Weston and Vandermark at Chicago Mastering Service.


Tim Daisy-drums

Fred Lonberg-Holm-cello, electronics

Nate McBride-acoustic bass, electric bass, electronics

Ken Vandermark-tenor sax, Bb clarinet

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Track Listing:

1. Multi Chrome (for Peter Brotzmann, Han Bennink, Fred Van Hove) 14:59

2. Lens (for Ennio Moricone) 11:50

3. M.E.S. (for Merce Cunningham) 10:35

4. Theater Piece (For Jimmy Lyons) 18:42

5. Straw (for Steve Lacy) 15:19

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