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The forward-thinking trio The Contest of Pleasure of Axel Dorner on trumpet, John Butcher on saxophone and Xavier Charles on clarinet, is extended with (More) from Laurent Sassi and Jean-Leon Pallandre on phonographies, mixing and microphones, performing live in Ulrichsberg.

Contest of (More) Pleasures, The (Dorner / Pallandre / Butcher / Sassi / Charles)

Label: Confront    
Released in: Great Britain    

"Xavier Charles initiated "The Contest of Pleasures" in 1999. In addition to concert tours through France and Switzerland completed the trio performances at renowned festivals such as "Musique Action" in Vandoeuvrve, "Huddersfield Contemporary" in England and "Victoriaville" in Canada."

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Limited edition of 180 CDs in metal DVD sized tin with 5 photographic postcard inserts and liner notes by David Toop.

Label: Confront
Catalog ID: ccs 43
Squidco Product Code: 20596

Format: CDR
Condition: New
Released: 2015
Country: Great Britain
Packaging: CD in a tin case with
Recorded live in concert, Ulrichsberg, Germany, in 2009 by Hannes Schneider and Laurent Sassi.


Axel Dorner-trumpet

Jean-Leon Pallandre-phonographies, microphones

John Butcher-saxophones

Laurent Sassi-phonographies, mixage et diffusion

Xavier Charles-clarinet

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01. The Contest Of (More) Pleasures 59:18