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Orins, Peter : Happened By Accident

Label: Tour de Bras
Product Code: 27472
Catalog Code: TDB90034cd
Country: Canada
 
Price: $15.95



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Two works for solo percussion from French drummer Peter Orins, a member of the Circum collective and Circum Grand Orchestra, and peer of Jean-Luc Guionnet, Satoko Fujii, &c.: the 6 part "Happened by Accident", a work of subtle, building percussive work using unusual techniques and sources; and James Tenney's "Having Never Written A Note For Percussion".


Rusling, Terry : The Machine Is Broken

Label: Spool
Product Code: 27174
Catalog Code: Spurn 3
Country: Canada
 
Price: $9.95



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Retrospective of Terry Rusling, a Canadian composer of electronic music working for the CBC in the 60's, who was introduced to the Electronic Music Studio at the University of Toronto, where he was awarded the title of Research Associate, receiving a Canada Council Grant to travel and work in Belgium, Utrecht, Paris, &c.; 2 of his graphic scores are part of John Cage's "Notations" project.


Musicworks: #132 Fall 2018 [MAGAZINE + CD]

Label: Musicworks
Product Code: 26812
Catalog Code: #132
Country: Canada
 
Price: $15.95



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The final issue of the premier Canadian new music magazine Musicworks' 40th anniversary year, with Darcy Spidle on the cover, plus articles on Luke Nickel, Lina Allemano, Andre Cormier, Joseph Shabason, Thanya Iyer, the Ociciwan Contemporary Art Collective, plus a 9 track CD with music from Darcy Spidle, Shabason, Iyer, Luke Nickel & Heather Roche, &c. &c.


Quatuor Bozzini: Simon Martin: Musique d'art

Label: Collection QB
Product Code: 26792
Catalog Code: CQB 1922
Country: Canada
 
Price: $14.95



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The Montreal string quartet Quatuor Bozzini of Alissa Cheung on violin, Clemens Merkel on violin, Stephanie Bozzini on viola, and Isabelle Bozzini on cello is extended with double bassist Pierre-Alexandre Maranda as they perform composer Simon Martin's work of long tones and timbres, exploring the nature and philosophy of sound, and our relationship to it.


Freedman, Lori: Excess

Label: Collection QB
Product Code: 26791
Catalog Code: CQB 1923
Country: Canada
 
Price: $14.95



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Using voice, kick drum, electronics with immersive spatialization, and bass clarinet, Lori Freedman presents an exhilarating and impressive live performance at Montreal's Studio 270, exploring the beauty of extremes, her playing and incredible sense of timing the culmination of her 11-city North American tour titled "The Virtuosity of Excess"; absolutely impressive.


Tetreault, Martin : Plus de Snipettes!!

Label: Ambiances Magnetiques
Product Code: 26788
Catalog Code: AM 245
Country: Canada
 
Price: $14.95



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A fun, odd and eccentric album constructed from extracts of hours of tape reels and audio cassettes by Montreal turntablist Martin Tetrault, a mix of plunderphonic sources, unusual turntable technique, and experimental audio collage drawn from an insanely diverse set of sources, in this sequel to his 1992 "Snipettes!" cassette, here with 31 new fascinating miniatures.


Freedman, Lori : Solor

Label: Ambiances Magnetiques
Product Code: 26787
Catalog Code: AM 244
Country: Canada
 
Price: $14.95



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The counterpart to Montreal bass clarinetist Lori Freedman's album "Excess" of recordings from her 11-city North American solo tour "The Virtuosity of Excess", this CD "Solor" was developed after that tour allowing Freedman to focus on her past and current creative work, presenting 5 of her solo compositions, 3 of which were written for the album, plus two improvisations.


Whim Ensemble (Ofer Pelz / Preston Beebe): Pre-Fall

Label: Ambiances Magnetiques
Product Code: 26786
Catalog Code: AM 243
Country: Canada
 
Price: $14.95



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Prepared piano and percussion from Ofer Pelz and Preston Beebe, the percussionist using a diverse set of approaches to drums, cymbals and devices, blurring the sonic distinctions with Israeli-born Montreal-based pianist Ofer Pelz, whose preparations transform the piano in remarkable ways as the two focus on time, texture, space, and ambiance through seven fascinating improvisations.


Derome, Jean : Sudoku pour Pygmees

Label: Ambiances Magnetiques
Product Code: 26785
Catalog Code: AM 242
Country: Canada
 
Price: $14.95



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The meticulous and magnificently creative mind of wind player and composer Jean Derome used a 2010 Sudoko puzzle as a guide for his "Sudoko Pour Pygmees", presented alongside "7 Dances (for 15)" and "5 Thoughts (for hard rubber)", performed by an octet of Montreal mainstays including Pierre Tanguay, Pierre Cartier, Guido Del Fabbro, Bernard Falaise, &c.


Roger, Danielle Palardy : Cannibale

Label: Ambiances Magnetiques
Product Code: 26784
Catalog Code: AM 241
Country: Canada
 
Price: $14.95



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Composer/percussionist Danielle Palardy Roger's musical satire about capitalism, performed with some of Montreal's finest improvisers using conventional & unconventional instruments and voice, captured live at the Gesu Amphitheater, in Montreal in 2018: Michel F Cote, Andre Duchesne, Joane Hetu, Elizabeth Lima, Isaiah Ceccarelli, Alexander St-Onge, and Ida Toniato.


HMMH (Hetu / Martel / Mouchous / Hubsch): Fleur de chaos

Label: Ambiances Magnetiques
Product Code: 26783
Catalog Code: AM 240
Country: Canada
 
Price: $14.95



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A quartet of creative improvisers from Montreal--Joane Hetu (sax and voice), Pierre-Yves Martel (viola da gamba, harmonica), Emilie Mouchous (synth)--and from Germany--Carl Ludwig Hubsch (tuba)--blend conventional instruments with objects and profound techniques to create detailed and carefully controlled aural environments, enveloping the listener in rich, imaginative environments.


Vertrek Ensemble : Another Idea Of North

Label: Volatile Records
Product Code: 26764
Catalog Code: VCD001
Country: Canada
 
Price: $7.95



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The Edmonton, Alberta, Canada Vertrek Ensemble of Vadim Budman on guitars and trumpet and Ron de Jong on percussion, in their first album, collecting solos, duos, and trios with guests Mark Kelly on banjo and Ian Birse on guitar & effects, predating their albums with legendary improvisers Derek Bailey and Euguene Chadbourne.


J. & F. Band, The (Fonda / Jaimoe / Tononi + Bjorkenheim, Caruso, Mandarini, Paganelli): From The Roots To The Sky [2 CDs]

Label: Long Song Records
Product Code: 26648
Catalog Code: LSRCD146
Country: Canada
 
Price: $17.95



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Outstanding instrumental work as New York improvising bassist Joe Fonda and Allman Brothers drummer Jaimoe join forces with Italian jazz musicians Tiziano Tononi, Alberto Mandarini, Gianluigi Paganelli, Beppe Caruso and Finnish guitarist Raoul Bjorkenheim, plus a host of guest musicians, as they hybridize jazz, rock, blues, avant and jam music with consummate skill.


Houle, Francois / Alexander Hawkins / Harris Eisenstadt: You Have Options

Label: Songlines
Product Code: 26527
Catalog Code: SGL1628-2
Country: Canada
 
Price: $14.95



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The Canadian trio of clarinetist Francois Houle, pianist Alexander Hawkins and drummer Harris Eisenstadt first met in 2014 for the Vancouver International Jazz Festival, taking several years to get them together again for this beautifully lyrical and sophisticated album of chamber jazz, with compositions from all three plus pieces by Steve Lacy, Andrew Hill and Charles Ives.


Musicworks: #131 Fall 2018 [MAGAZINE + CD]

Label: Musicworks
Product Code: 26350
Catalog Code: #131
Country: Canada
 
Price: $15.95



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The second issue in the 40th anniversary year of Canada's foremost magazine exploring new music in composed, improvised, experimental and other unusual musics, articles including Peggy Lee, Circuit Bending, composer Maria de Alvear, an article on the Bug Incision label, plus a 14-track CD with tracks to accompany the articles, plus album reviews, live reviews, &c. &c.


Dadge, Chris / Jonathon Wilcke: Three Live Pieces

Label: Bug Incision Records
Product Code: 26188
Catalog Code: bim-78
Country: Canada
 
Price: $11.95



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With a 15 year history of collaboration, Bug Incision label leader Chris Dadge joins with fellow Calgary free improviser Jonathon Wilcke on saxophone for an album of live performances in their home city, two performances from Parlour and one at Local 510, showing strong rapport in their duo of uniquely unconventional percussion and lyrically quirky sax.


Morris, Joe / Chris Dadge / Jonathon Wilcke: Rural Optimism

Label: Bug Incision Records
Product Code: 26187
Catalog Code: bim-77
Country: Canada
 
Price: $11.95



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During guitarist Joe Morris' stay as a visiting scholar at University of Calgary, Morris joined the Chris Dadge / Jonathon Wilkes duo, first on stage and then in the studio to record this first-rate album of collective improvisation, merging idiosyncratic percussive activity, abstract and lyrical sax declarations, and profound and pointillistic guitar work.


Musicworks: #130 Spring 2018 [MAGAZINE + CD]

Label: Musicworks
Product Code: 25847
Catalog Code: #130
Country: Canada
 
Price: $15.95



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In it's 40th year, the Canadian music journal Musicworks, with a reflection on their journey, alongside articles about guitarist Sam Shalabi, composer Sarah Hennies, the music series SONICBernheim in Louisville, Kentucky, electronic-music producer Vanese "VJ" Smith (Pursuit Grooves), and a 13-track CD with music from the those artists and more.


Shed Metal (Daniel Kernohan / Dan Lander): Equivalent Insecurity

Label: Spool
Product Code: 25661
Catalog Code: Spurn 1
Country: Canada
 
Price: $9.95



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Verge Music founder Daniel Kernohan aka Dee Kay and radio host Dan Lander developed this album of electroacoustic interaction between 1987-1989 in a dilapidated row house on "the wrong side of the tracks" in Toronto, using "instruments, toys, stuff, sound" to create an amusing, sometimes startling, and insightful series of interactions; unpredictable and interesting.


Rova Saxophone Quartet: In Transverse Time

Label: Les Disques Victo
Product Code: 25652
Catalog Code: CD 131
Country: Canada
 
Price: $15.95



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Celebrating 40 years as a performing ensemble, the West Coast saxophone quartet ROVA of Bruce Ackley on soprano saxophone, Steve Adams on alto & sopranino saxophones, Jon Raskin on baritone saxophone, and Larry Ochs on tenor saxophone, reworked compositions from all members transversing their past 34 years, in an absolutely impressive and diverse album.


Quatuor Bozzini / Gyula Csapo: Deja? Koja?

Label: Collection QB
Product Code: 25646
Catalog Code: CQB 1821
Country: Canada
 
Price: $13.95



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The Canadian Council for the Arts commissioned this work by Hungarian composer Gyula Csapo, a student of Morton Feldman amd John Cage, realized by Montreal's Quatuor Bozzini quartet, "Deja? Koja?" meaning "Already? Where to?" is a three-part work with two intermissions, an epic work that references the same basic materials in a variety of perspectives.


Palmer, Juliet: Rivers

Label: Barnyard
Product Code: 25533
Catalog Code: BR0343
Country: Canada
 
Price: $13.95



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Composer and vocalists Juliet Palmer leads an ensemble of vocalists through works that use layering of voices using lyrics from Emily Dickinson, Nicholas Power, Julie Salverson, Anna Cahtterton, and Christine Duncan, a fascinating mixture of haunting acappella interaction, solo voice, and one work with electronic backing and one over an ultrasound.


Musicworks: #129 Winter 2017 [MAGAZINE + CD]

Label: Musicworks
Product Code: 25380
Catalog Code: #129
Country: Canada
 
Price: $15.95



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Canada's premiere creative and new music magazine in their 129th issue, Winter 2017/18, with Geronimo Inutiq on the cover, plus articles on University of Victoria's music department, reedist Karen Ng, Hans-Joachim Roedelius, Kamancello, Quasar saxophone quartet, Biophilia, Spool, and an 11-track CD with music from those artists and more.


Ensemble SuperMusique: Les porteuses d'O

Label: Ambiances Magnetiques
Product Code: 25290
Catalog Code: AM 239
Country: Canada
 
Price: $14.95



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Montreal's superb ensemble of improvisers explore the integration of composed music with improvisation, here in 3 graphic scores from from Danielle Palardy Roger, Joane Hetu, and Lisa Cay Miller, allowing individual performers extensive freedom within fixed compositional frameworks leading to extraordinary and unexpected results, captured lived at Amphitheatre du Gesu in 2017.


Derome, Jean : Resistances

Label: Ambiances Magnetiques
Product Code: 25288
Catalog Code: AM 235
Country: Canada
 
Price: $14.95



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With many participants from Ensemble Musique and the Montreal Musique Actuelle scene, composer and multi-instrumentalist Jean Derome directs an ensemble into the exploration of electricity and "Resistances", blending electronics, turntable, 60 Hz hums and other electronics into an orchestra of improvisers executing his dynamic 16 movement composition.


Musicworks: #128 Summer/Fall 2017 [MAGAZINE + CD]

Label: Musicworks
Product Code: 24803
Catalog Code: #128
Country: Canada
 
Price: $15.95



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Summer 2017 issue of Canada's premiere new music magazine, with a CD featuring tracks from selected artists covered in the magazine; Bekah Simms; Senyawa; Pantayo, HanHan, and Luyos MC; Brodie West; Artificiel; Another Timbre's Canadian Composers Series; Vicky Chow; Festival de International Musique Actuelle de Victoriaville, 33rd Edition reviewed; &c. &c.


DK & The Perfectly Ordinary: CAR DEW TREAT US

Label: Spool
Product Code: 24332
Catalog Code: Spurn 2
Country: Canada
 
Price: $10.95



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A diverse set of artist interpret a random page from Cornelius Cardew's "Treatise", using the score alone with each artist unable to hear what the other participants were playing, which Spool label-leader Daniel Kernohan assembled into these 10 incredible audio tracks, each roughly 4:35 long, in a great interpretation of Cardew's (in)famous work.


Sick Boss (Schmidt / Meger / Peggy Lee / JP Carter / Naylor / Page): Sick Boss

Label: Drip Audio
Product Code: 24209
Catalog Code: DAO1324
Country: Canada
 
Price: $13.95



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A richly refined and sophisticated album drawing on improvisation, experimenation and rock elements from the collaborative Vancouver ensemble Sick Boss of core members guitarist Cole Schmidt, bassist James Meger and drummer Daniel Gaucher, with guests including guitarist Tony Wilson, cellist Peggy Lee, trumpeter JP Carter, synth player Tyson Naylor, &c. &c.


Samworth, Ron (Samworth / Adler / JP Carter / Naylor / Peggy Lee / James Meger): Dogs Do Dream

Label: Drip Audio
Product Code: 24208
Catalog Code: DAO1296
Country: Canada
 
Price: $13.95



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Presented at the Vancouver International Improvisation Festival and the Vancouver International Jazz Festival, guitarist Ron Samworth's conceptual work explores the life and dreams of a dog, with narration from Barbara Adler and an incredible ensemble including cellist Peggy, keyboardist Wayne Horvitz, trumpeter JP Carter, drummer Dylan van der Schyff, etc.


Peregrine Falls (Grdina / Loewen): Peregrine Falls

Label: Drip Audio
Product Code: 24207
Catalog Code: DAO1302
Country: Canada
 
Price: $12.95



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Named for the moment when a Peregrine Falcon falls from flight to attack its prey, the Vancouver duo of Gordon Grdina on guitars, oud, electronics and Kenton Loewen on drums and percussion present a heavy album of improvised rock with raw energy, riveting technique and powerful grooves with an Arabic influence and essence; of interest to King Crimson fans.


Hubsch, Carl Ludwig: Rowetor 04 | Rowetor 03

Label: Tour de Bras
Product Code: 24074
Catalog Code: TDB9020cd
Country: Canada
 
Price: $17.95



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Ensemble leader and tuba player Carl Ludwig Hubsch created this musical concept inspired by the guitar player Keith Rowe, exploring one static sound in the ensemble, maintaining it and in the same time interacting with utmost care and openness for any necessary change, in a 22-piece ensemble of exceptional players.


Lussier, Rene / Robert Marcel Lepage / Quatuor Bozzini: Chants et danses ...with strings (Vol. III)

Label: Tour de Bras
Product Code: 24073
Catalog Code: TDB9019cd
Country: Canada
 
Price: $15.95



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Taking two of Montreal's most vital musicians, guitarist Rene Lussier and clarinetist Robert Lepage, and joining them with the far-ranging string quartet Le Quatuor Bozzini for a stunning album that merges chamber music, noise music, and improvisation without leaving behind melody, intention and direction; magnificent!


Breschand, Helene / Jean-Fran¨ois Pauvros: Sombre

Label: Les Disques Victo
Product Code: 24072
Catalog Code: CD 095
Country: Canada
 
Price: $15.95



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"Sombre is an unlikely pairing yielding unexpected results. The classically trained harpist Helene Breschand meets the maverick avant rock guitarist Jean-Francois Pauvros. She plays an electro-acoustic harp, which -- unlike Zeena Parkin...


Palinckx : It's Frontal Dog

Label: Les Disques Victo
Product Code: 24065
Catalog Code: CD 061
Country: Canada
 
Price: $15.95



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Hard Rubber Orchestra: Cruel Yet Fair

Label: Les Disques Victo
Product Code: 24064
Catalog Code: CD 059
Country: Canada
 
Price: $15.95



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Musicworks: #127 Spring 2017 [MAGAZINE + CD]

Label: Musicworks
Product Code: 24055
Catalog Code: #127
Country: Canada
 
Price: $15.95



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Spring 2016 issue of Canada's premier music magazine, including a 10-track CD of musicians featured in this issue's magazine. Contents include: articles on Craig Aalders' el8dEra 3m; , Eighty-five scores celebrate Pauline Oliveros; Toronto label All-Set! Editions; Thin Edge New Music Collective; electronic composer John Mills-Cockell; and much more!


Goldberg, Ben: Eight Phrases For Jefferson Rubin

Label: Les Disques Victo
Product Code: 24014
Catalog Code: CD 057
Country: Canada
 
Price: $15.95



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"Recorded in studio in November 1996, Ben Goldberg's project Eight Phrases for Jefferson Rubin was his second composition for sextet (after Twelve Minor, released by Avant in 1998). Rubin, who died tragically at the age of 35, was one o...


Doneda, Michel / Benat Achiary / Kazue Sawai : Temps Couche

Label: Les Disques Victo
Product Code: 24010
Catalog Code: CD 055
Country: Canada
 
Price: $15.95



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"Three traditions, three musics? Hardly. This trio of improvisers -- Michel Doneda, soprano saxophone; Benat Achary, vocals, percussion; Kazue Sawai, koto -- forgoes all pretenses of speaking a universal language or separate ones, but i...


Burn, Chris: Music For Three Rivers

Label: Les Disques Victo
Product Code: 24007
Catalog Code: CD 050
Country: Canada
 
Price: $15.95



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"Music for Three Rivers presents four improvisations (totaling 45 minutes) from British pianist Chris Burn's performance at the Festival International de Musique Actuelle de Victoriaville in May 1996, as well as five studio recordings f...


Roelofs', Annemarie Waste Watchers: Music From The Land Of Milk And Honey

Label: Les Disques Victo
Product Code: 23994
Catalog Code: CD 048
Country: Canada
 
Price: $15.95



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Homler, Anna / Geert Waegeman / Pavel Fajt / Koen Van Roy : Corne De Vache

Label: Les Disques Victo
Product Code: 23982
Catalog Code: CD 047
Country: Canada
 
Price: $15.95



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Sharp, Elliott / Zeena Parkins : >Blackburst<

Label: Les Disques Victo
Product Code: 23980
Catalog Code: CD 044
Country: Canada
 
Price: $15.95



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"Psycho-Acoustic is guitarist Elliott Sharp and harpist Zeena Parkins, and Blackburst is their first album together under that name (their first album was titled Psycho-Acoustic and simply credited to Sharp and Parkins). As with their f...


Schiano, Mario : Social Security

Label: Les Disques Victo
Product Code: 23979
Catalog Code: CD 043
Country: Canada
 
Price: $15.95



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Rova: Ptow!!

Label: Les Disques Victo
Product Code: 23978
Catalog Code: CD 040
Country: Canada
 
Price: $15.95



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Kovac, Boris: Anamnesis: Ecumenical Mysteries

Label: Les Disques Victo
Product Code: 23977
Catalog Code: CD 039
Country: Canada
 
Price: $15.95



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"Anamnesis: Ecumenical Mysteries was Yugoslavian saxophonist/composer Boris Kovac's first release out of Europe (on the Canadian label Disques Victo). It was also his first work recorded in Yugoslavia following the war that forced him t...


Papasoff, Charles: International Baritone Conspiracy

Label: Les Disques Victo
Product Code: 23976
Catalog Code: CD 038
Country: Canada
 
Price: $15.95



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"Canadian baritone saxophonist Charles Papasoff has, with this recording, pulled off the heretofore unimaginable: pulled together a sextet comprised strictly of baritone players from Europe and North America and commissioned each member...


Far East Side Band, the: Urban Archeology

Label: Les Disques Victo
Product Code: 23975
Catalog Code: CD 037
Country: Canada
 
Price: $15.95



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"Even for the avant-garde fan acquainted with the Far East Side Band's first CD, Caverns, Urban Archaeology cannot fail to surprise. The group's blend of Oriental and Occidental instruments and music forms provides quite a change of sce...


Dean, J.A.: Nomad

Label: Les Disques Victo
Product Code: 23974
Catalog Code: CD 035
Country: Canada
 
Price: $15.95



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Gayle, Charles: Unto I Am

Label: Les Disques Victo
Product Code: 23971
Catalog Code: CD 032
Country: Canada
 
Price: $15.95



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"The first completely solo Charles Gayle recording was recorded during a break in the Victoriaville Festival in 1994. Gayle went into a Montreal studio and played tenor on three tracks and bass clarinet on one, and preached while accomp...


Rieu, Yannick: Sweet Geom

Label: Les Disques Victo
Product Code: 23954
Catalog Code: CD 030
Country: Canada
 
Price: $15.95



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