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Prual, Matthieu: Inside Walks

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 22056
Catalog Code: cs346
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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A unique approach to solo reeds and winds from French multi-reedist Matthieu Prual, also on flute and ORLA Keyboard, maintaining lyrical and comprehensible approaches with strong technical skills in captivating and succinct statements, truly excellent work.


IKB: Chelonoidis Nigra

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 22055
Catalog Code: cs345
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Ernesto Rodrigues leads a 16 piece orchestra of strings, reeds, winds, voice, brass, accordion, electric guitar, electronics and percussion through the elaborately restrained work "Chelodnis Nigra", rewarding the careful listener with fascinating layers of sound.


Edi Olvitt (Robert / Stokart / Chkifi): LOLO

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 22054
Catalog Code: cs344
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Citing their influences as Bill Frisell, Paul Motian, John Zorn, and Steve Lacy, the Brussels-based bassless jazz trio of Quentin Stokart (guitar), Mathieu Robert (sax), and Nicolas Chkifi (drums) play lyrical and intelligently restrained music.


Parak.eets (Ute Wassermann / Richard Scott / Emilio Gordoa): Natura Venomous

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 22053
Catalog Code: cs343
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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The trio of Richard Scott on modular synths, Emilio Gordoa on vibraphone & percussion, and Ute Wasserman on voice, in uniquely orchestrated free improvisations that focuses on sound interaction with detail and restraint, while still bringing a sense of wonder and exuberation.


Rodrigues / Yamauchi / Santos: The Presence Of Air Particles Ignited By Memory

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 22052
Catalog Code: cs342
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Remarkably detailed, slowly moving improvisation from the trio of Katsura Yamauchi on alto sax, Carlos Santos on electronics, and Ernesto Rodrigues on viola, harp and objects, a beautiful balance of acoustic and electronic sound in intensely concentrated music.


PaPaJo (Hubweber / Lovens / Edwards): Spiela [2 CDs]

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 22051
Catalog Code: cs340
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $23.95



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The long-running trio of Paul Hubweber on trombone, Paul Lovens on drums, and John Edwards on double bass in an album releasing a radio concert from Croatia in 2003, and another from Klangbrucke in 2009; highly attuned free improv with near-telepathic dialog from three masters.


Nadzharov / Chichilin / Stolyar: NaChiSto

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 22049
Catalog Code: cs336
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Spontaneous compositions of freely improvised music performed on piano, synth, whistles, electroacoustic guitar, percussion, live electronics and effects from this trio who hail from Moscow and Siberia, recording their unique and adventurous dialog in the studio.


Jorge, Paulo Alexandre Improbable Trio (w/ Tom Wheatley / Eddie Prevost): Elements

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 22046
Catalog Code: cs329
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Saxophonist Paulo Alexandre Jorge leads his Improbable Trio with Tom Wheatley on double bass and AMM/Matchless legendary percussionist Eddie Prevost in a six part album of ardent free improvisation on titles about Sex, Love, Death, Friendship, Art Beauty, Power Law, &c.


Corso (Emilio Gordoa / Nicola L. Hein): Unwanted Pregnancy

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 21737
Catalog Code: cs341
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Mexican composer and vibraphonist based in Berlin since 2012, Emilio Gordoa in a duo with guitarist Nicola L. Hein, using preparations to their vibraphones, percussion, and guitar, in an 8 part composition of diverse approaches to improvisation, from exuberant interaction to Reich-like minimalism to cantankerous experimentation, a well-rounded and interesting album.


Via Lucis Trio: Via Lucis Trio

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 21736
Catalog Code: cs338
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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"The jazz is not always subject to their premises. Even the breaks in their future creative. The jazz in the present century, taking the legacy of its past vanguard’stico, welcomes new resources, other parameters as technical and musica...


Voutchkova, Biliana / Ernesto Rodrigues / Micha Rabuske: 77 Kids

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 21663
Catalog Code: CS337
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Exploratory free improvisation with an emphasis on strings from the trio of Ernesto Rodrigues on viola, Biliana Voutchkova on violin, and Micha Rabuske on flutes & sax, collective conversation with scraping and overblowing mutating their sound in interesting and curious ways.


Rodrigues, Ernesto / Gerhard Uebele / Andrea Sanz Vela / Nathalie Ponneau / Thorsten Bloedhorn / Ofe

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 21662
Catalog Code: cs333
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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"At the same time risky attempt, masterpiece and manifest, Licht is a fine example of the radical, collective, demanding and disciplined approach of the best productions of Ernesto Rodrigues. Divided into seven parts entitled I-VII, Lic...


Scarassatti, Marco / Eduardo Chagas / Gloria Damijan / Abdul Moimeme: Rumor

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 21661
Catalog Code: cs332
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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"Rumor is a studio session by four musicians who had recently performed together for the first time during the 2014 MIA improvisation festival in Lisbon. It joins two international visitors - Brazilian Marco Scarassatti on sound sculptu...


Chientaroli, Nico: Cada Fuego Es El Primero

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 21660
Catalog Code: cs330
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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"Argentinian pianist (by way of Amsterdam) Nicolas Chientaroli delivers a solo performance that demonstrates the piano's architectural sound beyond the usual demarcation points of its 88 keys. Cada Fuego Es El Primero opens with plucked str...


Wong, Eric: YYSSN

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 21659
Catalog Code: cs328
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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"Minneapolis-born Hong Kong raised and Berlin-based guitar performer Eric Wong is the author of this amazing release on Portuguese label Creative Sources, named after the initial of each of the five pieces he collected here. Since the o...


Uliben Duo: Shared Memory

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 21658
Catalog Code: cs327
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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"The Uliben Duo's CD Shared Memory (Creative Sources CS 327 CD) more accurately describe the performance of French bassist Benoit Cancoin facing the live processing of German Ulrich Phillipp. In other circumstances Phillips also plays b...


Hein, Nicola / Paul Lytton: Nahezu Nicht

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 21657
Catalog Code: cs326
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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"Although humanity's most in-demand and pervasive instruments the popularity of drums and guitars - or their equivalents - is so universal that there's no sanctioned method to play either. This is especially true with Free Music where adven...


Variable Geometry Orchestra: Lulu Auf Dem Berg

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 21656
Catalog Code: cs325
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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"The opening moments of "Stream of Consciousness"are disorienting. Awash in reverb, as in an empty warehouse or a bounded public square, Maria Radich's vocals mingle with those of an audience of unknown size. Camera shutters click, men ...


Janek, Klaus / Miriam Akkermann: The Tartini

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 21655
Catalog Code: cs324
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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"Over the years I don't think I reviewed a lot of music by Klaus Janek, who plays processed double bass. In Vital Weekly 962 there was his release with Claudio Rocchetti, a tour document of their concerts in the Far East. Here he shows ...


Ullen, Lisa / Torsten Muller: Into The Staring Town

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 21654
Catalog Code: cs323
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Recording at the Vancouver International Jazz Festival in 2014, the duo of Swedish pianist Lisa Ullen and German double bassist Torsten Muller perform two extended improvisations focused on music and sound, using extended techniques and unusual approaches to their instruments in service to the spontaneous flow of ideas between them, never excessive, always captivating.


Lepany, Justin: Agnes (In Redemption)

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 21653
Catalog Code: cs322
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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A half composed, half improvised album for solo electric guitar from composer and improviser Justin Lepany, known for his work with musicians like Sven-Ake Johansson and his composition "Ringing Peace" premiered during the 2014 Peace Nobel Prize ceremony: three diverse pieces using effects to create both density and spacious sonic fields.


M² (M to the power of 2): Pink

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 21652
Catalog Code: cs321
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Maria da Rocha's name may not be familiar to jazz and improvised music lovers in Portugal, and this is because this violinist and violist from Lisbon has worked mainly on the Berlin and Stockholm circuits and much of her dedication goes...


Zabelka, Mia: Monday Sessions

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 21651
Catalog Code: cs320
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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"5th January, 12th January, 19th January, 4th February of the year 2015 have a thin red line (or I'd rather say a black line, considering their color on a calendar). They occurred on Monday, the first five Mondays of that year to be pre...


Giesriegl & Schindler: So{u}ndages

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 21650
Catalog Code: cs319
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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"Both Giesriegl and Gratkowski are responsible for the sound in the gearbox. It deals with an extreme range of vocalisms, which are often composed of elements of spoken language, which are part of the sound ensemble. He draws from an al...


Shibolet, Ariel / Alexander Frangenheim : A Set Of Music Played On June 17th

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 21649
Catalog Code: cs318
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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"More like un-cropped images on a contact sheet, then burned and dodged portraits, this eight-track, 33-minute CD is a literal record of an improvisational session between two sound experimenters of divergent backgrounds but shared inte...


Bohlen, Katharina / Reinald Noisten / Claudius Reimann : Long Clarinets - Short Stories?

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 21648
Catalog Code: cs317
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Extending the realm of reeds in improvisation, the trio of three clarinetists--Katharina Bohlen, Reinald Noisten, and Claudius Reimann--perform on clarinet and bass clarinet with a diverse set of approaches, opening their 12 movement work with a trio of bass clarinets, and then permuting bass, b-flat clarinets and sax with remarkable technique.


Rodrigues, Ernesto / Eduardo Chagas / Abdul Moimeme / Joao Madeira: Cloud Voices

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 21647
Catalog Code: cs316
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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"Cloud Voices, recorded in Lisbon in March of this year, was perhaps the most distinctive of the past six months of releases for me. The title references (perhaps) the theme - or half of it - from Clocks and Clouds, an album out of Port...


Boscain, Ugo / Fred Marty: Estasi

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 21646
Catalog Code: cs315
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Recording in the rich resonant structure of the Church of Gauriac, in Gironde, France, Italian reedist Ugo Boscain on contrabass clarinet and French double bassist Fred Marty explore the lower registers in five dialogs of an album titled for "ecstasi" (ecstasy), using a wealth of creative approaches and insane technique, from reserved to spirited forays.


Gerszewski, Nikolaus: Ordinary Music Vol. 35: Textures

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 21645
Catalog Code: cs314
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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German composer working in Budapest Nikolaus Gerszewski does not consider the score for this piece a composition, but rather a basis for a process, which is executed live at Fabrica Braco de Prata with Gerszewski himself plus improvisers Ernesto & Guilherme Rodrigues, Pedro Roxo, Nuno Torres, Armando Pereira, Carlos Santos, Pedro Castello Lopes & Andre Mota.


Binder, Claudia: Piano Solo II

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 21644
Catalog Code: cs312
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Pianist Claudia Binder presents 3 concepts for solo piano - the introspective "Room for a Sound" and it's dramatic inverse, "Sound for a Room"; "Polyphony" in 3 parts using piano preparation, one part playful, one part serious, one part peculiar; and an inexplicable "It Takes Two to Tango"--in performances revealing a curious mind and tremendous skill.


Mirror Unit, The : Wind Makes Weather

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 21643
Catalog Code: cs311
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Sharing common ground in improvisational language and extended techniques but approaching these materials in diverse and disparate ways, alto saxophonists Tim O'Dwyer and Georg Wissel, both using preparations on their sax and distinguished in separate stereo channels, present a singular concert of reed interactions live at the Peter Kowald Ort in Wuppertal, Germany


Contrate, Quentin: Sekametelisoppa

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 21642
Catalog Code: CS309
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Drummer Quentin Conrate works in contemporary music, musical theater and experimental art, concerned with space, sound and movement; here he is caught live at Festival Becoq in La Cooperative, Montolieu, France for an album of refracted and reverberant sound using a collection of objects described as "incomplete drums", and a wall.


Irniger-Studer-Ulrich: Breakin'Up

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 21641
Catalog Code: CS308
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Live recordings at Jazzclub Moods in Zurich, Switzerland in 2013 from the trio of Christoph Irniger on tenor saxophone, Daniel Studer on double bass, and Dieter Ulrich on drums & bugle, bringing together two generations of free improvisers for seven concise and masterful conversations, lyrically inclined in captivating interplay and solos.


Rodrigues, Ernesto / Guilherme Rodrigues / Nuno Torres / Eduardo Chagas / Carlos Santos: Surfaces

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 21640
Catalog Code: CS307
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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An immersive album of collective sound from the Portugues quintet of Ernesto Rodrigues on viola, Guilherme Rodrigues on cello, Nuno Torres on alto saxophone, Eduardo Chagas on trombone, and Carlos Santos on computer, developing rich sonic environments of great detail and intense patience, a tremendous journey that rewards the careful listener.


Muller, Matthias / Matthias Muche : MM Squared Session

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 21639
Catalog Code: CS306
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Two German trombonists, Matthias and Matthias Muche, extend the trombone language through four open improvisations using advanced techniques and bizarre language, each appropriately titled for phonemes, as the two players explore the strangest and most interesting sides of their instruments to the benefit of the intrepid listener.


Rodrigues, Ernesto / Andrea Sanz Vela / Micha Rabuske / Klaus Kurvers: Sukasaptati

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 21638
Catalog Code: CS305
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Live recordings at Exploratorium, in Berlin, Geremany in 2010 from the quartet of Klaus Kurvers on double bass, Andrea Sanz Vela and Ernesto Rodrigues on violin, and Micha Rabuske on dlute, bass clarinet, and soprano sax, collective improvisation with complex interplay and a bright spirit as the group follows their instincts in interesting dialog.


Clinamen Trio (Marion / Di Donato / Berger): Decline

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 21637
Catalog Code: CS304
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Roman philosopher Titus Lucretius Carus named "Clinamen" the unpredictable (in time and space) swerve of atoms falling in the void, which aptly describes the unexpected directions taken in subtle free improvisation from this French trio, led by bassist Louis-Michel Marion, with Jacques Di Donato on clarinet, and Philippe Berger on viola.


Pollak, Andreas / Johan Graden: Terror Of Positivity

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 21628
Catalog Code: cs303
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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The Swedish duo of percussionist Andreas Pollak and prepared pianist Johan Graden (Adam & Alma) in an album of references and innuendo, clandestine and furtive sounds that evoke great mystery and drama in beautifully shaped sound; evocative music that deceives to emerge from the electronic realm while in actuality coming from all acoustic sources.


Meurs! + Apolune: Meurs! + Apolune

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 21627
Catalog Code: cs302
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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A co-production between BeCoq Records and Creative Sources, the quartet of saxophonist Mathhiew Lebrun with 3 guitarists--Leo Rathier, Paul Menard, and Thomas Coquelet--use preparations, feedbacks, glass, cymbals, microswitches, and unusual sax techniques to create unusual sonic environments that ebb and flow in introspective and disquieting ways.


Wisseltangcamatta, The: Movements

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 21610
Catalog Code: cs301
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Live recordings at LOFT in Cologne, Germany from the trio of George Wissel on prepared saxophone, Achim Tang on doublebass, and Simon Camatta on drums & percussion, performing seven "Movements" that use prodigious technique with reserve and direction, revealing the structure of their work as the pieces build and recede in fascinating ways.


Rodrigues, Ernesto / Guilherme Rodrigues / Miguel Mira / Nuno Torres / Eduardo Chagas / Antonio Chap

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 21609
Catalog Code: cs300
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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The second volume of the project heard in the previous Creative Sources album, "Suspensao", here in a 9-piece electroacoust ensemble with viola, cello, doublebass, alto sax, trombone, piano, electric guitar, computer and percussion, suspenseful lowercase music that unfolds in mysterious, beautiful and rewarding ways.


Chaparreiro, Antonio & Alcada: Opus Macaronicorum

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 21608
Catalog Code: CS299
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Sometimes frenetic, always exhilarating duo work between Portugese electric guitarist Antonio Chapparreiro and drummer/percussionist Pedro Alcada, succinct tracks, some as short as 36 seconds, where the two spar and unite over angular rhythms and abrupt changes, with a twisted sense of humor and a wealth of adventurous spirit.


Rodrigues, Ernesto / Guilherme Rodrigues / Nuno Torres / Rodrigo Pinheiro / Naoto Yamagishi: Mizutek

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 21607
Catalog Code: Cs298
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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An exceptional lowercase acoustic improvisation album from some of the finest of Europe's outside-technique free improv players, with frequent collaborators and label-mates Ernesto Rodrigues on viola, Nuno Torres on alto sax, and Guiherme Rodrigues on cello, in quintet with Red Trio pianist Rodrigo Pinheiro and French improv drummer Naoto Yamagishi.


Kerbaj, Mazen / Ernesto Rodrigues / Guilherme Rodrigues / Carlos Santos / Sharif Sehnaoui : Blue Rai

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 21591
Catalog Code: Cs296
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Three foreboding tracks of aggressive and open improvisation from long-time collaborators Lebanese trumpet player Mazen Kerbaj and guitarist Sharif Sehnaoui in a quintet with Creative Sources labelmates Ernesto Rodrigues on viola, Guilherme Rodrigues on cello, and Carlos Santos on electronics; a confrontational, at times frightening world of sound; gripping.


Backer, Andreas: Voice Improvisations

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 21590
Catalog Code: Cs297
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Norwegian / Swedish vocalist Andreas Backer in an album of impressive solo voice improvisations, applying stunning vocal techniques to generally non-articulate pieces, using his voice in astonishing, frightening, funny and simply bizarre ways over a diverse set of compositions, mostly acoustic, except on "Voicetronics"; weird and wonderful.


Tetterapadequ: Chlopingle

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 21575
Catalog Code: Cs295
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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The 2nd album for this quartet, with Daniele Martini on saxophones, Giovanni di Domenico on piano, Goncalo Almeida on doublebass, and Joao Lobo on drums, for an album of slowly building free improv starting in a Necks mode and developing into frenetically lyrical passages, a great blend of modern and traditional approaches to free jazz.


IKB : Dracaena Draco [2 CDs]

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 21574
Catalog Code: Cs294
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $22.95



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Two CDs representing two extended improvisations of the IKB Ensemble with slightly different personnel, with each ensemble slowly unfolding an amazingly textured work of acoustics and electronics with strong intent and incredible technique, balanced by close listening and attention to detail; an excellent 21st century improvisation orchestra captured live.


Rodrigues, Ernesto / Guilherme Rodrigues / Karine Decorne / Simon Proffitt: Way Of Walking

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 21572
Catalog Code: Cs291
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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A lowercase meeting of strings, objects, microphones and computer between core Creative Sources members Ernesto Rodrigues on viola and Guilherme Rodrigues on cello, and Karne Decorne (objects) and Simon Proffitt (microphones & computer), investigating microsound in four unhurried conversations that include moments of odd interjections, tones, and timbre.


Nanoschlaf: Die Trockene Familie

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 21571
Catalog Code: Cs290
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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The trio of bassist Achim Tang, prepared pianist Philip Zoubek, and trombonist Matthias Muche extended with Sven Hahne on computer and Christian Thome on drums and electronics in a freely improvised electroacoustic album of subtle pacing and diverse approaches, with many of the rhythmic elements imparting a gamelan feeling.


Valente, Jorge / Carlos Santos: Metallum

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 21570
Catalog Code: cs288
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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The duo of Carlos Santos and Jorge Valente developed this project around the metallics of a cymbal, recording it and digitally manipulating and transforming it into a musical structure using the maxmsp programming; this recording was captured live at the Hertzoscopio Festival in Fabrica da Polvora, Barcarena, Portugal in 2004.