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Travis Laplante's debut album, featuring original music for solo tenor saxophone by the 28-year-old composer and musician, who is a powerful new voice in New York City's experimental music set.

Laplante, Travis
Heart Protector: Solo Tenor Saxophone

Laplante, Travis: Heart Protector: Solo Tenor Saxophone (Skirl)
Label: Skirl    
Released in: USA    

"Heart Protector is Travis Laplante's debut album, featuring original music for solo tenor saxophone by the twenty-eight-year-old composer and musician. Laplante, a powerful new voice in New York City's experimental music set, has toured extensively with his band Little Women, whose acclaimed full-length debut was recently released on AUM Fidelity Records; with his trio, which features bassist Michael Formanek and drummer Gerald Cleaver; and with underground experimental rock bands Extra Life and Skeletons. Laplante has also worked with Anthony Braxton, Mark Dresser, Mat Maneri, Trevor Dunn, and many other luminaries of improvised music."-Skirl

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Product Information:

UPC: 884501574174

Label: Skirl
Catalog ID: 18
Squidco Product Code: 15354

Format: CD
Condition: New
Released: 2011
Country: USA
Packaging: CD in a DVD digipak
Recorded by Ryan Power and Travis Laplante at the Big Barn in Putney, Vermont on August 1st and September 24th, 2010.


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Track Listing:

1. Heart Protector 4:59

2. Five Points 6:59

3. The Great Mother 6:31

4. She Heals As She Harms 7:34

5. The Tear Dam 4:42

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