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Braxton, Anthony: Ensemble (Victoriaville) 1988

Label: Les Disques Victo
Product Code: 23938
Catalog Code: CD 007
Country: Canada
 
Price: $15.95



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Crispell, Marilynn: Labyrinths

Label: Les Disques Victo
Product Code: 23937
Catalog Code: CD 006
Country: Canada
 
Price: $15.95



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"Taken from a 1987 solo date at Quebec's venerable Festival Musique Actuelle, Labyrinths finds avant garde jazz pianist Marilyn Crispell balancing Cecil Taylor's cataclysmic and staunchly free piano style with her own melodic and spacio...


Teitelbaum, Richard / Carlos Zingaro: The Sea Between

Label: Les Disques Victo
Product Code: 23936
Catalog Code: CD 003
Country: Canada
 
Price: $15.95



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Klaxon Gueule: Ceci n'est pas [3 CDs]

Label: Sono Sordo
Product Code: 23562
Catalog Code: s_03
Country: Canada
 
Price: $24.95



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Translating to "this is not", the experimental Montreal trio of Michel F. Cote, Alexandre St-Onge and Bernard Falaise have for 20 years experimented in sound, bridging rock, experimental and improvised forms, here in a 3-CD retrospective of studio works from the last 16 years with collaborators Jean Derome, Ellwood Epps, Sam Shalabi, Philippe Lauzier, and Christof Migone.


Cordame: Satie Variations

Label: Malasartes
Product Code: 23561
Catalog Code: mam_022
Country: Canada
 
Price: $14.95



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Montreal's six-piece Cordame and composer Jean Felix Mailloux arrange and interpret 18th century composer Erik Satie's work "17 Variations" in celebration of his 150th birthday, adding a lilting swing and beautiful features allowing the orchestration of piano, harp, violin, cello, double bass, and percussion to improvise over these enduring melodies.


Labbe, Pierre : parlures et parjures

Label: Malasartes
Product Code: 23560
Catalog Code: mam_025
Country: Canada
 
Price: $14.95



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Montreal multi-wind instrumentalist Pierre Labbe (Les Projectionnistes, L'Orkestre des Pas Perdus, Papa Boa) leads an insanely talented and quirky quartet with guitarist Bernard Falaise, drummer Pierre Tanguay, and narrator/storyteller Michel Faubert, creating a captivating album that transcends language in it's superb pacing, development, and artistry.


Eisenstadt, Harris: Recent Developments

Label: Songlines
Product Code: 23425
Catalog Code: SGL 1620-2
Country: Canada
 
Price: $13.95



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NY Composer and percussionist Harris Eisenstadt furthers his exploration into long-form composition and unusual instrumentation in his 20th release as a bandleader, with a spectacular improv ensemble including Nate Wooley, Jeb Bishop, Han Roberts, Anna Webber, &c. &c.


Nous Percons Les Oreilles (Derome / Hetu): Un ideal

Label: Ambiances Magnetiques
Product Code: 23330
Catalog Code: AM 231
Country: Canada
 
Price: $14.95



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Joane Hetu and Jean Derome formed Nous percons les oreilles 20 years ago, merging their expansive musical interests in idiosyncratic improvisation and orchestration using saxophones & wind instruments, objects, voice, melodica, and piano, here in their 4th astonishing album.


Bull, Arthur / John Heward / Adam Linson: Trio

Label: Ambiances Magnetiques
Product Code: 23329
Catalog Code: AM 229
Country: Canada
 
Price: $14.95



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Free improvisation recorded in Nova Scotia from the trio of Arthur Bull on electric guitar, John Heward on drums, and Adam Linson on bass, inspired by the beauty of the day and the substantial house in which they recorded to create these four impressive instant compositions.


Caloia, Nicolas : Les Bonnes Histoires

Label: Ambiances Magnetiques
Product Code: 23328
Catalog Code: AM 226
Country: Canada
 
Price: $15.95



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Bridging contemporary and improvised music, Montreal double bassist Nicolas Caloia wrote these pieces for textured and impossible rhythms; blending pieces by Nancarrow and Grand Master Flash; and manipulating poems by Genevieve Letarte; with supporting improv from Jean Derome & Lori Freedman.


Girard-Charest, Emilie: Emilie Prefere Le Chant

Label: Ambiances Magnetiques
Product Code: 23327
Catalog Code: AM 223
Country: Canada
 
Price: $15.95



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Emilie Girard-Charest is a Montreal cellist, composer and improviser, here presenting 5 works, one of her own and 4 from Fredrik Gran, Sergio Castrillon, Maxime Corbeil-Perron and Joane Hetu, using extreme techniques and electroacoustic accompaniment in both joyful and terrifying ways.


Quartetski: Quartetski Does Bartok - Mikrokosmos, Sz 107

Label: Ambiances Magnetiques
Product Code: 23326
Catalog Code: AM 224
Country: Canada
 
Price: $15.95



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Composed between 1926 and 1939, "Mikrokosmos" was Bela Bartok's attempt to solve certain technical problems in the art of piano playing, here adapted by the 5-piece Quartetski into a fascinating series of progressive exercises and etudes, oddly enough presented without a piano.


Lenoci, Gianni: Sextant [Used Item]

Label: Ambiances Jazz
Product Code: 23285
Catalog Code: AM 154
Country: Canada
 
Price: $7.95



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Ensemble SuperMusique: Jeux De Pistes

Label: Ambiances Magnetiques
Product Code: 23263
Catalog Code: AM 230
Country: Canada
 
Price: $14.95



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Ensemble SuperMusique devotes itself to Montreal's "Musique Actuelle" and free improv community in assemblages of some of their finest players, here in a live concert in 2016 at Amphitheater du Gesu in Montreal with a stunning set of performers presenting the work of 4 composer.


Architek Percussion: Metatron

Label: Ambiances Magnetiques
Product Code: 23262
Catalog Code: AM 232
Country: Canada
 
Price: $14.95



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The Architek Percussion ensemble is a Montreal quartet performing works by Canadian composers, using percussion, drums, sampling, electronics and synth in wonderfully odd ways, here with two guest performers presenting works composed and mixed by Elliot Britton.


Joker (Joane Hetu): Ou Est-il Donc Ce Reve?

Label: Ambiances Magnetiques
Product Code: 23261
Catalog Code: AM 234
Country: Canada
 
Price: $11.95



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Joker brings together 12 vocalists, many core members of the Ambiances Magnetiques/Musique Actuelle collective including Joane Hetu, Jean Derome, Diane Labrosse, Michel F Cote, Lori Freedman, &c, performing unusual works of voice and narration composed by Joane Hetu.


Quatuor Bozzini: Christopher Butterfield: Trip

Label: Collection QB
Product Code: 23260
Catalog Code: CQB 1719
Country: Canada
 
Price: $14.95



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Montreal's Quatuor Bozzini string quartet worked with composer Christopher Butterfield, who wrote two of these pieces ("Trip" and "Fall") specifically for QB, alongside three other works from 20 years of composing that use unusual instructions and scores for the performers.


HMZ (Hubsch / Martel / Zoubek): Drought

Label: Tour de Bras
Product Code: 23230
Catalog Code: TDB9017cd
Country: Canada
 
Price: $14.95



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A live performance at the Loft in Cologne, Germany, 2015 from the recording and performing trio of Carl Ludwig Hubsch on tuba & objects, Pierre Yves Martel on viola da Gamba & harmonica, and Philip Zoubek on the prepared piano, restrained yet highly active playing.


Film In Music: Tell Tale

Label: Drip Audio
Product Code: 23221
Catalog Code: DA01207
Country: Canada
 
Price: $13.95



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Vancouver based cellist Peggy Lee leads the Film in Music project with a cast of superb improvisers including Dylan van der Schyff (drums), Torsten Muller (bass), Jesse Zubot (violin), &c, writing compositional drama for the 8 band members as as a basis for adventurous improv.


Musicworks: #126 Fall 2016 [MAGAZINE + CD]

Label: Musicworks
Product Code: 23220
Catalog Code: #126
Country: Canada
 
Price: $15.95



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Canada's premiere music magazine, with articles on The Sound Future of Virtual Reality; Roarke Menzies; Heidi Chan; Erin Gee; Eric Normand; Carmen Braden; Nick Dourado; plus a CD with recordings from Eric Normand, Carmen Braden, Erin Gee, Nick Dourado, Heidi Chan, and Plumes Ensemble.


Fond of Tigers: Uninhabit

Label: Drip Audio
Product Code: 23219
Catalog Code: OFF007
Country: Canada
 
Price: $12.95



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The 4th album in 14 years from this instrumental Vancouver 7-piece avant rock band exploring both heavy and beautiful sonic environments; the band shares members with The Tony Wilson 6Tet, Dark Blue World, Aeroplane Trio, with Drip Audio leader Jesse Zubot on violin.


Musica Elettronica Viva: Symphony No 106

Label: Les Disques Victo
Product Code: 23209
Catalog Code: CD 129
Country: Canada
 
Price: $15.95



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Documenting a reunion of Musica Elettronica Viva's founders Frederic Rzewski (piano and vocals), Richard Teitelbaum (keyboards and computer) and Alvin Curran (keyboards, computer and shofar) at the 32nd International Festival Of Current Music in Victoriaville, Canada in 2016.


Hetu, Joane: Nouvelle Musique d'Hiver [Used Item]

Label: Ambiances Magnetiques
Product Code: 23194
Catalog Code: AM 162
Country: Canada
 
Price: $10.50



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Beautiful, mysterious improvised compositions with spoken interludes, recorded live in March 2003 at the first Montréal/Nouvelles Musiques (MNM) festival.


Foodsoon: somelove [Used Item]

Label: &Records
Product Code: 23169
Catalog Code: &04
Country: Canada
 
Price: $7.00



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Brady, Tim: 24 Frames - Scatter [2 CDs] + Trance [CD + DVD] [Used Item]

Label: Ambiances Jazz
Product Code: 23080
Catalog Code: AM 905
Country: Canada
 
Price: $19.95



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Putting together two releases from Montreal guitarist and composer Tim Brady's "24 Frames" project: "Trance" (CD + DVD) and "Scatter" (2 CDs), performed solo and with his Bradyworks ensemble.


Quasar, Quatuor de Saxophones: Miroir Des Vents [Used Item]

Label: Ambiances Magnetiques
Product Code: 23005
Catalog Code: CQB 0908
Country: Canada
 
Price: $6.95



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Previously played Squidco store copy, used for cataloging and samples, in excellent condition.

Review Copy, not new but in mint condition. May have a strike, the word "Promo" or a drill hole. Inquire on condition if you are concern...



Blouin, Hugo / Claude Bourque / Paul Gregoire: L' Ossuaire [2 CDs]

Label: Tour de Bras
Product Code: 22595
Catalog Code: TDB-173cd
Country: Canada
 
Price: $17.95



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Recordings of an installation piece built in Iles-de-la-Madeleine in the summer of 2013, a large sculpture made of resonant metal pipes with propane torches and whale bones, used as a huge musical instrument allowing three people to play simultaneously from different sides.


Normand, Eric: Mattempa

Label: Tour de Bras
Product Code: 22594
Catalog Code: TD890118cd
Country: Canada
 
Price: $14.95



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Based on Canadian physician & author Jacques Ferron's book "Gaspe Mattempa", bassist Eric Normad leads a quintet into a mythological audio world with Raphael Arsenault (violin), Philippe Lauzier (bass clarinet), Alexandre Robichaud (trumpet) & Antoine Letourneau-Berger (percussion).


Usurper: You Can Do It

Label: Bug Incision Records
Product Code: 22562
Catalog Code: bim-74
Country: Canada
 
Price: $11.95



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An extremely unusual album of sonic interactions from the long-running peformance duo of Ali Robertson and Malcy Duff, aka Usurper, recorded during a residency in Helsinki in May 2010, an eccentric display of vocal and aberrant apparatus with a unique inner logic.


Thomson, Scott: Heures Indues

Label: Bug Incision Records
Product Code: 22561
Catalog Code: bim-73
Country: Canada
 
Price: $11.95



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Co-founder of the Association of Improvising Musicians in Toronto (AIMToronto) and a member of The Rent, Scott Thomson presents a solo trombone release of explorative approaches to the instrument, masterful work from one of Canada's leading improvisers.


Oliver, Cody: Rodent Landscapes

Label: Bug Incision Records
Product Code: 22560
Catalog Code: bim-72
Country: Canada
 
Price: $11.95



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Recording on Calgary, CA guitarist Cody Oliver's old resonator guitar, this set of untitled solo recordings finds Oliver playing every inch of the guitar, using the body, pickups, strings and natural resonance as equal partners in exploring unusual territory.


Farmer / Munthe: Angle Of Repose

Label: Bug Incision Records
Product Code: 22559
Catalog Code: bim-71
Country: Canada
 
Price: $11.95



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Texture heavy sonic free improvisation from the duo of Swedish free improviser Christian Munthe on acoustic guitar and Patrick Farmer on "acoustic turntable", each masking the sounds of their instruments in uncommon ways, pacing their interactions with subtlety and intention.


Musicworks: #125 Summer 2016 [MAGAZINE + CD]

Label: Musicworks
Product Code: 22339
Catalog Code: #125
Country: Canada
 
Price: $15.95



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Canada's premier new music magazine in their 125th issue, articles include Ayo Leilani; Ocean Bug and Bird Songs; Gabriel Dharmoo; crys cole; Thin Edge New Music Collective; plus a CD with tracks from Witch Prophet; Gabriel Dharmoo; Tim Brady; crys cole; Marc Saba; &c. &c.


Nigredo: Lunas Negras [CASSETTE]

Label: Small Scale Music
Product Code: 22025
Catalog Code: SMM03
Country: Canada
 
Price: $9.95



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Vocalist and guitarist Geraldine Celerier Eguiluz leads this Montreal string ensemble with voice and percussion through free improvisation that integrates musicians, language, friends, and accomplices in creating unique and explorative song environments.


GGRIL (Grand Groupe Regional d'Improvisation Liberee): Geste

Label: Tour de Bras
Product Code: 22024
Catalog Code: 90015
Country: Canada
 
Price: $13.95



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Eric Normand's Quebec based 12-piece GGRIL (Grand Groupe Regional d'Improvisation) in an album of 5 improvisations and a piece by percussionist Danielle P. Roger; wonderfully creative music with eclectic instrumentation that's simultaneously challenging and fun.


Musicworks: #124 Spring 2016 [MAGAZINE + CD]

Label: Musicworks
Product Code: 21986
Catalog Code: #124
Country: Canada
 
Price: $15.95



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The Spring 2016 issue of Canada's best creative music magazine covering composed, improvised and experimental music. Articles include: Juan Camilo Vasquez' Caliope (canto de las abejas); First-Place Winner, Musicworks' 2015 Electronic M...


Eguiluz, Geraldine / Stephane Diamantakiou: Paso Doble

Label: Tour de Bras
Product Code: 21955
Catalog Code: TDB9013cd
Country: Canada
 
Price: $12.95



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Since 2012 the free improvising duo of vocalist Geraldine Eguiluz and double bassist Stephane Diamantakiou have worked together, taking themes from the jazz songbook as a starting point for free form improvisations of a fragile and unpredictable nature.


Davis, Anthony / Paul Plimley / Al Neil / John Kameel Farah: Past Piano Present | Live at Western Front 1985 - 2015 [VINYL LP with DOWNLOAD]

Label: Western Front New Music
Product Code: 21876
Catalog Code: 004
Country: Canada
 
Price: $15.95



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Four innovative and creative pianists performing solo at the Western Front between 1985 and 2015--Anthony Davis, Paul Plimley, Al Neil, John Kameel Farah--compiled on this extraordinary LP, the 2nd essential archive from one of Canada's most important performance spaces.


Quasar (quatuor de saxophones): Du souffle

Label: Collection QB
Product Code: 21681
Catalog Code: CQB 1617
Country: Canada
 
Price: $14.95



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Montreal saxophone quartet Quasar (Jean-Marc Bouchard, Marie-Chantal Leclair, Mathieu Leclair, & Andre Leroux) in their 3rd incredible album of contemporary saxophone compositions, presenting 14 rich and varied compositions, including commissioned and premier works.


Martin, Simon (w/ Quasar, Bozzini Quartet, Trio de guitares contemporain): Hommage a Leduc, Borduas et Riopelle

Label: Collection QB
Product Code: 21680
Catalog Code: CQB 1616
Country: Canada
 
Price: $12.95



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Composer Simon Martin pays hommage to Quebec painters Ozias Leduc, Paul-Emile Borduas, and Jean-Paul Riopelle in contemplative works for each artist, performed by the ensembles Quatuor Bozzini, Quasar quatuor de saxophons, and Trio de guitares contemporain.


Disguises, The (Thomson / Caloia / Charuest / Hood / Tanguay): Songs 7 Dances from The Muted Note

Label: Ambiances Magnetiques
Product Code: 21678
Catalog Code: AM 227
Country: Canada
 
Price: $14.95



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Eleven songs by Montreal trombonist Scott Thomson, settings of poems by P.K. Page (1916-2010), one of Canada's distinguished literary figures, in a band with Pierre Tanguay on drums, Yves Charuest on sax, Nicolas Caloia on double bass, and Susanna Hood on vocals.


Ensemble SuperMusique: Les accords intuitifs

Label: Ambiances Magnetiques
Product Code: 21677
Catalog Code: AM 222
Country: Canada
 
Price: $13.95



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Montreal's most creative large ensemble, led by Joane Hetu & Daniell Palardy Roger, in their 5th release presenting works composed between 1976-2015 featuring twenty musicians playing in different combinations, showing the creative breadth and skills of this amazing band.


Oberg / Schubert / De Joode / Sanders: Rope

Label: Red Toucan
Product Code: 21626
Catalog Code: RT 9351
Country: Canada
 
Price: $14.95



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Soprano saxophonist Frank Paul Schubert and pianist Uwe Oberg have played together since 2009; for ROPE they are joined by UK drummer Mark Sanders and Amsterdam bassist Wilbert de Joode for a diverse and astounding live set performed at Just Music Fest in Wiesbaden, Germany in 2015.


Musicworks: #123 Fall 2015 [MAGAZINE + CD]

Label: Musicworks
Product Code: 21476
Catalog Code: #123
Country: Canada
 
Price: $15.95



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Features: The Expanding Universe of Yamantaka // Sonic Titan; Yamantaka // Sonic Titan; The Retro Aesthetic of Le Revelateur; JOYFULTALK (Drip Audio); Muuixx; Hard Rubber Orchestra; Festival International de Musique Actuelle de Victoriaville; Allison Cameron and Contact; plus live and recorded reviews.


Steerage: Entropy Is What The State Makes Of It

Label: Caduc
Product Code: 21472
Catalog Code: CA011
Country: Canada
 
Price: $12.95



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An album of tones and tonal environments from Barry Chabala and A.F. Jones, using guitars and effects to create slowly moving tones punctuated with unusual utterances of unknown origin; rich and curiously non-specific sound that lives in the back- and foreground.


Frith, Fred / Michel Doneda:

Label: Vand'Oeuvre
Product Code: 21399
Catalog Code: 1440
Country: Canada
 
Price: $15.95



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Since 2007 NEXMAP has produced "Binary Cities", a performance series bringing together artists from different cities; in 2009 they brought guitarist Fred Frith and saxophonist Michel Doneda together in San Francisco for the first time for an incredible night of improvisation.


Parker, William / Raining on the Moon: Great Spirit

Label: Aum Fidelity
Product Code: 21374
Catalog Code: AUM 098CD
Country: USA / Canada
 
Price: $13.95



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Recorded alongside "Corn Meal Dance", these 2007 recordings complete the picture of bassist William Parker's intensely creative session that day, adding 6 songs plus 1 live track from 2012, with Rob Brown (sax); Eri Yamamoto (piano); Lewis Barnes (trumpet); and Leena Conquest (voice).


Funf (Babin, Cornell, Crispo, Jacques...): La Regle [Used Item]

Label: Ambiances Magnetiques
Product Code: 21185
Catalog Code: AM 217
Country: Canada
 
Price: $8.95



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Sporadic sonic exchanges exploring guidelines, graphic scores, or completely improvised, with an expansive instrumentorium from the sextet of Magali Babin, Andrea-Jane Cornell, Martine H Crispo, Anne-Francoise Jacques, Emilie Mouchous, and Erin Sexton.


Rose, Simon / Stefan Schultze: The Ten Thousand Things

Label: Red Toucan
Product Code: 21167
Catalog Code: RT 9350
Country: Canada
 
Price: $14.95



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Free improvising saxophonist Simon Rose, on baritone and alto sax, meets composer/arranger Stefan Schultze on prepared piano for 11 exploratory works based around Schultze's "modules"--bits and pieces attached inside the piano--creating unusual platforms for free improvisation.


Wilson, Tony 6tet: A Day's Life

Label: Drip Audio
Product Code: 21015
Catalog Code: DA01107
Country: Canada
 
Price: $13.95



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The first recording of Tony Wilson's music inspired by the plight and lives of the homeless and drug addictied in Vancouver's Downtown Eastside, in a band with P Carter on trumpet, Jesse Zubot on violin, Peggy Lee on cello, Russell Sholberg on bass and Skye Brooks on drums.