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IKB: Apteryx Mantelli

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25389
Catalog Code: cs492
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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IKB continue their series of albums graced with taxonomic latin names for animals, here with the North Island brown kiwi bird, as the string- and wind-heavy electroacoustic ensemble led by violist Ernesto Rodrigues present this extended improvisation of subtle motion and understated complexity live at O'Culto da Ajuda, in Lisbon, Portugal in 2017.


Bear Brother (Skorpen / Skeidsvoll / Skeidsvoll / Bjorgo / Mellem): Bear Brother

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25388
Catalog Code: cs491
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Bear Brother is a young quintet that plays energetic and melodious free jazz with references to both American and European improvisational music, comprised of Erling Skorpen on trumpet, Lauritz Lyster Skeidsvoll on saxophone, Isach Skeidsvoll on piano, Hakon Norby Bjorgo on bass, and Martin Mellem on drums, with each band member contributing compositions.


Loxbo, Finn / Erik Blennow Calalv : Snow Country

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25387
Catalog Code: cs490
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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A duo between Swedish guitarist Finn Loxbo (Fire! Orchestra) and bass clarinetist Erik Blennow Calalv, in a low-key, moody and tranquil album of improvisations with titles implying their unhurried approach to their dialog--"Clouds", "Moving, Dancing", and "Ryoanji"-- making a beautiful album of nearly ambient but decidedly determined music.


Noble, Steve / Adrian Northover / Daniel Thompson: Ag

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25386
Catalog Code: cs489
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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As part of "The Horse Improvised Music Club" concert series organized by London Improvised Music Scene members Adam Bohman, Sue Lynch and Hutch Demouilpied, the trio of drummer Steve Noble, saxophonist Adrian Northover and acoustic guitarist Daniel Thompson recorded these open-minded improvisations of strong communication and extended technique in 2017 at IKLECTIK in London, England.


Schindler, Udo / Korhan Erel : leben | nebel

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25384
Catalog Code: cs486
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Live at the 66th SALON fur Klang+Kunst in Krailling, Munich, Germany finds festival leader Udo Schindler on cornet, bass, contrabass clarinet, soprano saxophone in a duo with Berlin-based Istanbul-born computer musician Korhan Erel, who designs his own unique instruments with unusual controllers, performing 9 singular dialogs of ethereal and unorthodox sound.


Bistre (Muller / Rodrigues / Wong): As We Read Along...

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25383
Catalog Code: cs484
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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A trio of free improvisers recording five detailed and subdued dialogs in the studio, from trombonist Matthias Muller (Splitter Orchester), cellist Guilherme Rodrigues, and guitarist Eric Wong, collective improvisation guided by long pointillistic passages that converge into lyrical focal points, a profound example of concentrative discourse.


Lucchese / Kaptra: 777+2 Per Aspera ad Astra

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25382
Catalog Code: cs483
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Visual artists Maria Lucchese is also a multi-instrumentalist and voice performer based in Berlin, working with Gio Kaptra, a filmmaker, visual artist and scientist based in Urbino, take their listeners on a 7 part cosmic exploration using tibetan bells, theremin, voice, modular synth, breath and sound processing, the title translating to "through hardships to the stars".


Fraqx (Frank Crijns / Jacq Palinckx): Fraqx

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25034
Catalog Code: cs482
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Fraqx, the Netherlands duo of guitarists Jacq Palinckx and Frank Crijns, both on electric guitar and "devices", debut their collaboration with this 7-part journey of rich deformations, from raw visceral energy to subdued experimentation, a diverse set of textures and powerful playing from two players with a long history of unusual improvisation.


Duo Bruo: Episodes

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25033
Catalog Code: cs481
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Two Spanish musicians--Ricardo Tejero on clarinet and saxophone, and Paloma Carrasco on cello and piano--both with a long history working together and with legendary improvisers, combine as Duo Bruo, joining their distinctive approaches in free improvisation to create 16 succinct works that present lyrical, spiritual, experimental, and distinctive dialog.


Botheen, Christer / Vilhelm Bromander: Deep

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25032
Catalog Code: cs480
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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"Deep" is the word, as two Swedish improvisers--bass and contrabass clarinetist Christer Bothen, a member of Fire! Orchestra and Mats Gustafsson's Nu Ensemble, and double bassist Vilhelm Bromander, a peer of Axel Dorner, Sten Sandell, Raymond Strid, &c.--formed the duo "CBVB" to explore the possibilities of their big instruments, heard in this 6 movement, profound suite.


Angelo, Miguel : I Think I'm Going To Eat Dessert

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25031
Catalog Code: cs479
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Porto bassist Miguel Angelo's solo release is an album of pure improvisation, unrepeatable takes, which, for the artist, makes musical and emotional sense as a satisfying moment of musical sensation, through 11 tracks on the double bass of powerful playing, creative impulse, lyrical and rhythmic inventiveness, and ultimately, great satisfaction.


VCA (Vilanova / Castrillon / Andean): Ceres

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25030
Catalog Code: cs478
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Electroacoustic improvisation from the trio of Marc Vilanova on saxophone, Sergio Castrillon on cello, and pianist James Andean also performing on objects and electronics, in nine collective improvisations of close-knit dialog balancing intense activity and silent space, building tension and releasing it in unexpected and wonderfully eccentric ways.


Chrysakis, Thanos / Ernesto Rodrigues / Guilherme Rodrigues / Miguel Mira / Abdul Moimeme: Micrograp

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25029
Catalog Code: cs477
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Recording in Portugal, the quintet of Aural Terrains label leader Thanos Chrysakis on piano, Creative Sources label leader Ernesto Rodrigue on viola, son Guilherme Rodrigues on cello, Miguel Mira on double bass and Abdul Moimeme on electric guitar, three parts of microscopic collective electroacoustic improvisation of highly focused, detailed interplay.


Zek, Ame: First Bow

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25028
Catalog Code: cs476
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Croatian guitarist and electroacoustic musician Ame Zek in an album of electroacoustic improvisation using prepared guitars, acoustic percussions, self made objects, contact microphones, analog modular synthesizer, amplified feedback speakers, magnetic field microphones and digital midi machines; an album of raw, raspy, dark and dissonant sound.


Amberg, Elio / Christoph Baumann: Life In A Pond

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25027
Catalog Code: cs475
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Nine freely improvised introspections as "enlightening spots on different forms of life in a rather muddy environment" from Lucerne, Switzerland based tenor saxophonist Elio Amberg and pianist Christoph Baumann, wonderful miniatures of great style and skill, a diverse exploration of their fictional pond that's quite spellbinding and exciting.


Lencastre, Jose / Jorge Nuno / Pedro Santo : 08.30/18.09/10.10/10.18

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25026
Catalog Code: cs474
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Three free improvisations from the Lisbon, Portugal trio of Jorge Nuno on electric guitar, Jose Lencastre on alto saxophone and Pedro Santo on drums, four pieces titled for the length of their dialog as they explore spacious sound sculpting and energetic free playing, a nicely balanced set of work that transition with finesse between ardor and tranquility.


Beger, Albert / Shay Hazan: Black Mynah

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25025
Catalog Code: cs473
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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A beautiful album of darkly lyrical jazz duos from Israeli saxophonist and bass clarinetist Albert Beger and collaborator and member of the Albert Beger Quartet Shay Hazan, on double bass and guimbri, for seven pieces recorded in the studio: 6 improvised works and the composed piece "Cycles".


Lytle, Michael / Denman Maroney / Stephen Flinn: Itinerant

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25019
Catalog Code: cs472
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Four controlled improvisations from the New York City based trio of Michael Lytle on clarinet, Denman Maroney on piano, and Stephen Flinn on percussion, non-idiomatic collective improvisations that often have the feeling of electroacoustic improv through Flinn's use of percussion, Maroney's inside piano work, and Lytle's upper register playing.


Voutchkova / Rodrigues / Rodrigues / Mayas: The Afterlife of Trees

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25018
Catalog Code: cs471
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Sounding almost electric through unique string manipulations and harmonic overtones and inside playing on the piano, the quartet of Ernesto Rordigues on viola, Guilherme Rodrigues on cello, Biliana Voutchkova on violin and pianist Magda Mayas render an eerie and atmospheric examination of trees, the self, blindness, and other obscure topics through cautious and slow-moving improvisation.


Adachi / Buck / Frangenheim / Gratkowski: Goldsbleed

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25017
Catalog Code: cs470
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Creative Sources core artist double bassist Alexander Frangenheim met Zeitkratzer multi-reedist Frank Gratkowski, The Necks drummer Tony Buck, and free improvising vocalist Adachi Tomomi, in one of a series of concerts at the loft Studio Boerne 45 in Berlin in 2015; this, their first meeting, yielded an impressive flow of creative and far-ranging collective dialog.


Kern (Edith Steyer / Matthias Mueller / Yorgos Dimitriadis): Mittendrin

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25016
Catalog Code: cs469
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Kern is the Berlin-based free improvising acoustic trio of clarinetist and saxophonist Edith Styer, trombonist Matthias Muller (Splitter Orchester, Xenon), and drummer Yorgos Dimitriadis (Fabric Trio, Glue), recording in the studio for 10 works of informed dialogs of great restraint and consummate control, from a mix of collective compositions and two from Steyer.


Emaille, Camille: Bekkos

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25015
Catalog Code: cs468
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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A student of Christian Dierstein and Fred Frith, French percussionist Camille Emaille, working in both modern compositional and improvised music and influenced by Middle Eastern and Persian approaches, presents an album of solo percussion work selected from eight improvisations recorded in Bromont, Canada, using a diverse and unusual set of percussive instruments.


Duthoit / Frangenheim / Turner: Light Air Still Gets Dark

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24774
Catalog Code: cs398
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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"...And what a set!! We can not count the hallucinating collaborations that lime this extraordinary percussionist with the most prominent personalities of the music Phil Minton, Hannes Bauer, Lol Coxhill, John Russell, Phil Wachsmann, P...


Moimeme, Abdul : Exosphere

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24773
Catalog Code: cs394
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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"Exosphere is the follow up to Mekhaanu-La Foret des Mecanismes Sauvages(Insubordinations Netlabel, 2013) and like that album, Exosphere features Moimeme on his two home-made electric guitars, enhancers and assorted sound devices. The s...


Rodrigues, Ernesto / Fred Lonberg-Holm / Miguel Mira: Incidental Projections

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24772
Catalog Code: cs427
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Rodrigues, Ernesto / Andre Hencleeday / Guilherme Rodrigues / Carlos Santos: Plane, Line Segments, R

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24768
Catalog Code: cs425
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Chrysakis, Thanos / Kurt Liedwart / Nuno Torres / Ernesto Rodrigues : Skiagraphia

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24767
Catalog Code: cs424
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Three label leaders come together for an album of free electroacoustic improvisation--Thanos Chrysakis (Aural Terrains); Kurt Liedwart (Mikroton); Ernesto Rodrigues (Creative Sources), with Nuno Torres on sax--for an extended dialog built of exotic and microscopic sound, string aberrations, and reed abnormalities; exceptional.


Barriere, Lali / Ferran Fages / Guilherme Rodrigues / Ernesto Rodrigues : Llop

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24766
Catalog Code: cs423
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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A large work for cello, viola, sinewaves and electronics from the quartet of Guilherme Rodrigues, Ernesto Rodrigues, Ferran Fages, and Barriere, the first two foundation members for Creative Sources, the latter two frequent collaborators, Barriere bringing a mathematical background to the improvisation that blends acoustic and electronic sources in compatibly sinister ways.


Matthews, Wade / Abdul Moimeme: Lisbon - 10 Sound Portraits

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24765
Catalog Code: cs421
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Vossas 4, Eckard (Vossas / Fields / Henkel / Nabatov): Conference Of Analogies

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24764
Catalog Code: cs419
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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A live concert of collective free improv recorded at Cologne's Loft from electronic artist Eckard Vossas leading his impressive quartet of Brad Henkel, Simon Nabatov and Scott Fields, Vossas performing on synth, electronics, Kyma Sound System, and Continuum Fingerboard, pianist Nabatov also on Crackle board, Henkel on trumpet, and Fields on electric guitar.


Scarassatti, Marco: Casa Acustica (Fragments From An Improvisation Diary)

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24763
Catalog Code: cs415
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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"Like what happened in Rios Encausurados (Seminal Records, 2015), in the compositions / improvisations of Marco Scarassatti, the recorded sounds of the sound landscape are again of special relevance. In this case, are the own recordings...


Rodrigues, Ernesto / Ulrike Brand / Olaf Rupp : Traintracks, Roadsides, Wastelands, Debris

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24762
Catalog Code: cs410
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Three string improvisers--Ulrike Brand on cello, Ernesto Rodrigues on viola, and Olaf Rupp on electric guitar--approach their instruments from all angles excepting the most traditional ones, from scraping and granulating to creating resonant sonic environments, an apt reflection of a journeying musician, enhanced by text and images in the CD package.


Autochthon: A

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24761
Catalog Code: cs467
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Autochthon refers to indigenous language or people, tied to their land; here the trio of Hartmut Osswald (reeds & things), Stefan Scheib (prepared double bass) and Wolfgang Schliemann (drums and objects) perform a native language of their own through improvisation in this interesting concert at Freejazz Festiva in, Saarbrucken, Germany in 2016.


Piersanti, Davide / Hui-Chun Lin / Sergio Castrillon / Ulf Mengersen / Klaus Kurvers: Discoveries

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24760
Catalog Code: cs466
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Four strings, voice and trombone make up the multinational collective quintet of Davide Piersanti (trombone), Hui-Chun Lin (cello and voice), Sergio Andres Castrillon Arcila (cello), Ulf Mengersen (bass), and Klaus Kurvers (bass) who are captured live at "t-berlin" in 2016 for a set of inventive and active cooperative conversations named for Greek letters.


Acre (Baron / Boschi / Bonini): Unexpected Variations

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24759
Catalog Code: cs465
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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The Italian Acre trio of Ermanno Baron on drums & objects, Ginomaria Boschi on guitar & effects, and Marco 'uBiK' Bonini on laptop, tapes, theremin, in a five-part improvised work using a "free game" methodology to promote new modulations and configurations in organic and synthetic sounds and timbre, make each player subsume into their collective sound.


Otopus (Rodrigues / Humm / Curado / Piosik / Hencleeday / Almeida / Santos / Godinho): Vulgaris

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24758
Catalog Code: cs464
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Correctly configured, the Portugese ensemble Octopus is an octet, and though named after the most common of the breed, this 8-tentacled orchestration of strings, flute, trumpet, piano, guitar, electronics and percussion, all using extended techniques, slides deftly and with incredible restraint through a large, detailed dark-water work of electroacoustic improvisation.


Rodrigues, Ernesto / Nuno Torres / Carlos Santos / Stale Liavik Solberg : Soon

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24757
Catalog Code: cs463
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Norwegian percussionist Stale Liavik Solberg (Gjerstad, VCDC, &c) joins frequent collaborators Ernesto Rodrigues (viola), Nuno Torres (saxophone), and Carlos Santos (electronics) for a studio album of often pointillistic interaction, Solberg punctuating the unusual voicing and techniques of acoustic and electronic interactions as they permute the word "soon".


Hybrid Ear (Schacher / Unternahrer / Arrizabalaga): Nuda

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24756
Catalog Code: cs462
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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With discographies reaching back to the 80s, the trio of Beat Unternahrer on trombone and Furst-Pless-Horn, Jan Schacher on contrabass, objects and voice, and Pelayo Arrizabalaga, known for his reed work, on turntables and sine-generator, create 16 mostly improvised, succinct works that are influenced by free jazz, ea-improv, and sonic composition.


Rodrigues, Ernesto / Carlos Santos: Piano

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24755
Catalog Code: cs461
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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A unique take on the piano, with both participants--Ernesto Rodrigues and Carlos Santos--approaching the physical aspects of the instrument, somewhat beyond prepared piano, as the two record not just the strings but the wood, metal and most likely wheels of the instrument, creating a cantankerous display of sound that unfolds slowly; idiosyncratic and noteworthy.


Frangenheim, Alexander / Nikolaus Neuser / Richard Scott: Trialectics

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24754
Catalog Code: cs460
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Active and exciting electroacoustic improvisation with a strong emphasis on the electronics from Richard Scott and his uniquely developed modular synthesizer, from this Berlin-based collective trio with double bassist Alexander Frangenheim and trumpeter Nikolaus Neuser, exploring Trialectics, a complex system of 21st century thought and formal logic.


Redox: Orbitals

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24753
Catalog Code: cs459
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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The trio of Kaja Farszky on marimba & percussion, Annette Giesriegl on voice and electronics, and Katharina Klement on piano for a gripping album of free/ea improvisation, splitting the release in 3 parts from a live concert in 2015 at Sonnenhang House Concerts Series in Kumberg/Austria, and 3 parts recorded at Croatian Radio in Zagreb in 2016.


Area, David / Tomas Gris / Ernesto Rodrigues : Chorismos

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24752
Catalog Code: cs458
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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An album of patience and concentrated listening from the lowercase trio of David Area on electronics, Tomas Gris on guitar and objects, and Ernesto Rodrigues on harp and objects, each player subtly coaxing sounds out of their instruments while the electronics act as environmental ambience over which tones slowly voice, recede and occasionally punctuate.


Lisbon String Trio with Karoline Leblanc: Liames

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24751
Catalog Code: cs457
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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One of five live collaborations with The Lisbon String Trio of violist Ernesto Rodrigues, cellist Miguel Mira, and bassist Alvaro Rosso, Quebec pianist Karoline Leblanc accompanying on the piano as the 4th string in this open-minded equation of slowly intersecting improvisation creating an unusual tapestry of sound that ebbs and flows in exceptional ways.


Lisbon String Trio with Carlo Mascolo : Intonarumori

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24750
Catalog Code: cs456
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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One of six Lisbon String Trio albums, each joining the core trio of Ernesto Rodrigues on viola, Alvaro Rosso on double bass, and Miguel Mira on cello with a 4th improviser, here with trombonist Carlo Mascolo, performing live at Mira's Palace in Lisbon, Portugal for one of the most harmonically unique albums of the set as the trombone weaves in and out of the strings.


String Theory: Heptaphonies

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24749
Catalog Code: cs455
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Drawing its name from the seven members making up this string ensemble led by violist Ernesto Rodrigues, String Theory complements the concurrent Lisbon String Trio albums by magnifying concepts in freely improvised string interactions, using unusual harmonics, melodic and percussive approaches to instruments, and quickly moving quietly intense interaction.


Lisbon String Trio with Luiz Rocha: Akuanduba

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24748
Catalog Code: cs454
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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The 4th collaboration for Portugal's Lisbon String Trio of Ernesto Rodrigues on viola, Miguel Mira on cello, and Alvaro Rosso on double bass, with Brazilian clarinetist based in Barcelona Luiz Rocha, all captured live at Casa dos Bicos, Fundacao Jose Saramago, in Lisbon in 2017 for free improvisation that maintains a calm center amidst seething and commanding playing.


Suspensao: Theatron

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24732
Catalog Code: cs404
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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"In Gerald Murnane's Barley Patch, he writes of a character who, listening to music in an old timber building, would hope to find "the crowd of dust-motes that he sometimes saw swirling or drifting in a shaft of sunlight." As he listene...


Gratkowski, Frank / Udo Schindler: Sounding Dialectics

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24307
Catalog Code: cs281
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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"Now, two duos with the participation of Udo Schindler, German multi-instrumentalist who has been paying particular attention to bass and bass variants of the clarinet, but also uses the soprano saxophone and, in "Empty Pigenhole", the ...


Tamura, Natsuki / Alexander Frangenheim: Nax

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24306
Catalog Code: cs280
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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An impressive, creative, startling meeting between Japanese trumpeter Natsuki Tamura and German double bassist Alexander Frangenheim, taking Tamura out of his more typical structured improv and Frangenhemin into more active and agressive styles than his Creative Sources output; a great album reminding just how fun and awe inspiring free improvised music can be.


Frangenheim, Alexander : Talk For A Listener

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24304
Catalog Code: cs278
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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"We've written about Frangenheim before, whether playing solo, as on "The Knife Again", or in duo with trumpeter Natsuki Tamura on "Nax". On "Talk For A Listener", he goes far beyond conventions, getting rid of any foothold 'a listener"...