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MILESDAVISQUINTET!: Shapin' With

Label: BeCoq
Product Code: 21731
Catalog Code: Be Coq 13
Country: France
 
Price: $11.95



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The French trio of Xavier Camarasa on piano, Valentin Ceccaldi on cello, and Sylvain Darrifourcq on percussion, having little to do with Mile Davis, but instead a creative band using timbral changes, intensity, density, volume to create unique improv environments.


Higuchi, Keiko: Between Dream And Haze

Label: Improvising Beings
Product Code: 21676
Catalog Code: ib44
Country: France
 
Price: $12.95



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Free jazz vocal improvisation from Keiki Higuchi in a quartet with drummer Tatsuya Nakatani, bassist Luis Inage, and guitarist Masami Kawaguchi, creating an hallucinatory sound of unusual techniques and hazy vocal implications, revealing layers with each listen.


Murcia, Sarah: Never Mind The Future

Label: Ayler
Product Code: 21592
Catalog Code: ALYCD-149
Country: France
 
Price: $14.41



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Revisiting Sex Pistols' "Never Mind the Bollocks" in a band with Benoit Delbecq on piano, Gilles Coronado on guitar, Olivier Py on sax, Franck Vaillant on drums, and Sarah Murcia on bass, splitting the vocals with Mark Tompkins in a unique take on a punk classic.


Foussat, Jean-Marc / Les Autres: Alternative Oblique [4 CD Box Set]

Label: Improvising Beings
Product Code: 21589
Catalog Code: ib38
Country: France
 
Price: $35.95



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A 4 CD anthology released on Jean-Marc Foussat's 60th birthday, presenting an amazing diversity of material from 40 years of recording, including early experiments, the development of his unique language, improv with Jean-Luc Cappozzo, Matthias Mahler, Joe McPhee, Paul Lovens, &c.


Rollig, Silke / Burton Greene: Space Is Still The Place

Label: Improvising Beings
Product Code: 21588
Catalog Code: ib39
Country: France
 
Price: $13.95



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New York free jazz pianist Burton Greene and free jazz vocalist Silke Rollig recorded these thirteen improvisations at The Loft in Koln, Germany in 2013, a mix of lyrical free playing with scat and freeform vocals, accompanied by flute, and by sax, on one piece each.


Vincent, Hugues / John Cuny : Tagtraum

Label: Improvising Beings
Product Code: 21587
Catalog Code: ib40
Country: France
 
Price: $13.95



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Free improvising cellist Hugues Vincent and pianist John Cuny in a studio release of 9 subtle duos using space, time, unusual techniques, and intensive listening to develop succinct, unique and sometimes curious dialogs of spontaneous skill.


Ceccaldi, Theo Trio, Trio + Joelle Leandre: Carrousel -and- Can You Smile

Label: Ayler
Product Code: 21576
Catalog Code: aylCD 129 aylCD 136
Country: France
 
Price: $16.95



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Two albums together. "Carrousel": The Paris based Theo Ceccaldi Trio crosses improv with chamber music in a string trio of lyrical, subtle and advanced improvisation. "Can You Smile": Ceccarelli expands his trio with bassist/free vocalist Joelle Leandre for rich, interactive improvisation.


Bennani / Silva / Greene / Henderson: Free Form Improvisation Ensemble 2013

Label: Improvising Beings
Product Code: 21540
Catalog Code: ib40
Country: France
 
Price: $13.95



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Instant compositions live at Sunset in Paris, 2013 from the quartet of Burton Greene on piano & percussion, Alan Silva on synthesizer, Adelhai Bennani on tenor sax, and Chris Henderson on electronic drums, an essential update from a trailblazing band that started in 1964.


Illtet (Ladd / Parker / Sorey ): Gain [VINYL WITH DOWNLOAD]

Label: RogueArt
Product Code: 21508
Catalog Code: ROG-0064
Country: France
 
Price: $19.95



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Crossing NY and Chicago artists, the quartet of Mike Ladd on vocals & synth, Jeff Parker on electric guitar, Tyshawn Sorey on drums, trombone & electric piano, and HPRIZM/High Priest on synth create thought-provoking spoken environments of intense improv.


Rova Channeling Coltrane: Electric Ascension - Live At The 2012 Guelph Festival + "Cleaning The Mirr

Label: RogueArt
Product Code: 21471
Catalog Code: ROG-0065
Country: France
 
Price: $31.95



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Rova led by saxophonist Larry Ochs expands their translation of John Coltrane's "Ascension" in this amazing 3 disc CD/DVD/BluRay set of their cathartic performance at the 2012 Guelph Jazz Festival with a stellar lineup including Mazurek, Frith, Cline, Mori, Drake, &c &c.


Parker, Jeff / Rob Mazurek: Some Jellyfish Live For Ever [VINYL]

Label: RogueArt
Product Code: 21470
Catalog Code: ROG-0059
Country: France
 
Price: $19.95



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Chicago guitarist Jeff Parker and cornetist Rob Mazurek have collaborated for more than 20 years in a variety of ensembles, heard here in their first ever duo, condensing their creative use of lyrical, textural and technical skills into this outstanding album.


MMM Quartet (Joelle Leandre, Fred Frith, Alvin Curran, Urs Leimgruber) : Oakland/Lisboa

Label: RogueArt
Product Code: 21469
Catalog Code: ROG-0063
Country: France
 
Price: $15.95



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Rich, subtle and unusual improv from the MillsMusicMafia (MMM) Quartet of Joelle Leandre on double bass, Fred Frith on electric guitar, Alvin Curran on keys, and Urs Leimgruber on sax, recording these spiritual and detailed improvisations live at Jazz em Agosto in Portugal.


Ducret, Marc Trio + 3 (Chevillon / Echampard + Monniot / Blaser / Martinez): Metatonal

Label: Ayler
Product Code: 21390
Catalog Code: AYLCD-148
Country: France
 
Price: $16.95



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Guitarist Marc Ducret expands his trio of bassist Bruno Chevillon and drummer Eric Echampard with saxophonist Christophe Monniot, trumpeter Frabrice Martinez, and trombonist Samuel Blaser for a tour de force of dynamic and quickly shifting improv that both shreds and reflects.


Bardeau / Couratier / Lecinte / Lemaire: Quaturo Machaut

Label: Ayler
Product Code: 21389
Catalog Code: AYLCD-147
Country: France
 
Price: $8.00



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Taking their name from composer Guillaume de Machaut, Quentin Biardeau directs his saxophone quartet as they reinterpret his 1365 polyphonic mass "Messe de Nostre Dame", using the resonance of the the Abbey of Noirlac, France to enhance these beautifully paced compositions.


Cactus Truck: Are You FREE?

Label: BeCoq
Product Code: 21084
Catalog Code: BeCoq 11
Country: France
 
Price: $11.95



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The Cactus Truck trio of John Dikeman on sax, Jasper Stadhouders on guitar and bass, and Onno Govaert on drums, performing live at the "Are you FREE? Music Festival in Slovakia, 2014 for two extended improvisations and a succinct closer; rugged yet sophisticated free improv.


Simmons, Sonny: Leaving Knowledge, Wisdom and Brilliance / Chasing The Bird? [8 CD BOX]

Label: Improvising Beings
Product Code: 21032
Catalog Code: ib25-26
Country: France
 
Price: $44.95



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An 8 CD set presenting 2 major works from saxophonist Sonny Simmons celebrating his 80th birthday, split into two sections: "Chasing The Bird" and "Leaving Knowledge Wisdom And Brilliance", using a variety of approaches using improv and world music to create a visionary music. Two 4-CD multiboxes with no additional cardboard housing.


Sharrock, Linda: No Is No (Don't Fuck Around With Your Women)

Label: Improvising Beings
Product Code: 21022
Catalog Code: ib30
Country: France
 
Price: $13.95



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Two extended and frenetic works of improvisation with free vocals from Linda Sharock, in a sextet including Itaru Oki on trumpet, Mario Rechter on reeds & voilin, Eric Zinman on piano, Makoto Sato on drums and Yoram Rosilio on bass; demanding, complex and cathartic jazz!


Johnson, Lucien / Alan Silva / Makoto Sato: Stinging Netttles

Label: Improvising Beings
Product Code: 21021
Catalog Code: ib29
Country: France
 
Price: $13.95



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The trio of New Zealand saxophonist Lucien Johnson, living in Paris, with the rhythm section of Alan Silva on double bass and Makoto Sato on drums for an expressive album of free jazz with inventive counterpoint and soulful playing in the Ayler tradition.


Oki, Itapu / Axel Dorner: Root Of Bohemian

Label: Improvising Beings
Product Code: 21020
Catalog Code: ib36
Country: France
 
Price: $13.95



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Two trumpeters 20 years apart, Germany's Axel Dorner and Japan's Itaru Oki are both known for their versatile approach to jazz, from traditional to the freest forms using extended techniques, in a unique dialog challenging the limits of the horn with fascinating results.


Janas, Gene / Vinnie Paternostro / Jay Reeve / Other Matter : United Slaves #2~3

Label: Improvising Beings
Product Code: 21019
Catalog Code: ib37
Country: France
 
Price: $13.95



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Recorded in Brooklyn and Paris, this quintet crosses the threshold between jazz, rock and electronic sound with a somewhat dark intent, using guitar & sitar, organs, syths, pianos, drums, bass and sounds to evoke thick and extended psychedelic environments.


Duboc, Benjamin: St. James Infirmary

Label: Improvising Beings
Product Code: 21018
Catalog Code: ib22
Country: France
 
Price: $9.95



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French bassist Benjamin Duboc, part of The Turbine!, Nuts, and a member of the Dark Tree roster, in a solo album of two extended improvisations: the traditional folk song "St. James Infirmary Blues"; and a free improvisation named for the church in which the album was recorded.


The Turbine! (Bankhead / Duboc / Drake / Lopez + guests): Entropy/Enthalpy [2 CDs]

Label: RogueArt
Product Code: 21013
Catalog Code: Rog-0058
Country: France
 
Price: $20.36



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The transatlantic quartet of Harrison Bankhead & Benjamin Duboc on double bass, and Hamid Drake & Ramon Lopez on drums and percussion in recordings from a 2014 tour of France as part of The Bridge, with guests William Parker, Jean-Luc Cappozzo, and Lionel Garcin.


Shipp, Matthew Quartet Declared Enemy: Our Lady Of The Flowers

Label: RogueArt
Product Code: 21012
Catalog Code: Rog-0057
Country: France
 
Price: $15.95



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Named after Jean Genet's infamous novel, New York pianist Matthew Shipp's quartet Declared Enemy with Sabir Mateen on tenor sax & clarinet, William Parker on double bass, and Gerald Cleaver on drums, return for a second outstanding album of dynamic and masterful jazz.


Eubanks, Bryan & Stephane Rives: fq

Label: Potlatch
Product Code: 20964
Catalog Code: P215
Country: France
 
Price: $11.44



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French soprano saxophonist Stephane Rives and US Sound artist Bryan Eubanks on oscillators and feedback synth recorded this extended improvisation after performing live together in Berlin in 2014, using twisting acoustic and electronic tones punctuated by dramatic confrontations.


Helary, Sylvaine : Spring Roll / Printemps [2 CDs]

Label: Ayler
Product Code: 20868
Catalog Code: aylCD-144-145
Country: France
 
Price: $24.95



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A hybrid of theater, music, sound poetry and political manifesto from Sylvaine Helary, focused on the "Arab Spring" in Egypt, using intertwining words and voices around the quartet performances of Hugues Mayot, Sylvain Lemetre, Antonin Rayon and Sylvaine Helary.


The Lady With: The Lady With The Monkey

Label: LEM
Product Code: 20850
Catalog Code: None
Country: France
 
Price: $17.95



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First album by French rock band Ghost Rhythms's keyboardist and co-composer Camille Petit, orchestral instrumental rock with a progressive rock feel, latin rhythmic influences and strong melodic tendencies, performed by a large ensemble to create an embraceable blend of music.


Zoor: Volumes A + B

Label: Umlaut Records
Product Code: 20848
Catalog Code: umfr-cd08
Country: France
 
Price: $9.95



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The French trio of saxophonist Bertrand Denzler, guitarist Jean-Sebastien Mariage and drummer Antonin Gerbal in two extended works beginning and ending on a sustained plateau while maintaining a constant state of anticipatory suspense using no electronics, treatments or effects.


Denzler, Bertrand / Antonin Gerbal: Heretofore

Label: Umlaut Records
Product Code: 20846
Catalog Code: UMFRCD12
Country: France
 
Price: $13.95



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The duo of tenor saxophonist Bertrand Denzler and percussionist Antonin Gerbal, 2/3 of the Zoor trio, in an album of free improvisation contrasting simple and complex sounds, organic and mechanical rhythms while evoking asymmetric, geometric or enigmatic shapes.


Bradford, Bobby / John Carter Quintet: No U Turn, Live in Pasadena 1975

Label: Dark Tree Records
Product Code: 20775
Catalog Code: DT(RS)05
Country: France
 
Price: $15.95



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The Bobby Bradford & John Carter Quintet captured in performance in 1975, the earliest known recording of this configuration live from their 70s period in Los Angeles, playing amazing free jazz with Stanley Carter and Roberto Mirando on bass, and William Jeffrey on drums.


Daniel, Sylvain / Gregoire Galichet / Matthieu Metzger: Killing Spree

Label: Ayler
Product Code: 20358
Catalog Code: aylCD-143
Country: France
 
Price: $12.74



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Saxophonist Matthieu Metzger takes us on the dark side in a "Killing Spree" with electric bassist Sylvain Daniel and drummer Gregoire Galichet, 9 pieces of demanding improvisation that share a Naked City or Court of the Crimson King energy fueled by awesome technical prowess.


Pisaro, Michael : Melody, Silence (For Solo Guitar)

Label: Potlatch
Product Code: 20282
Catalog Code: P115
Country: France
 
Price: $15.95



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A collection of materials for solo guitarist, written by Michael Pisaro and here performed by Christian Alvear, presenting the performer with up to 12 fragments which can be played in any order and which allow for various transformations, cuts, extensions and silences.


Mitchell, Roscoe Trio: Angel City

Label: RogueArt
Product Code: 20238
Catalog Code: ROG-0061
Country: France
 
Price: $15.95



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Art Ensemble founder Roscoe Mitchel on reeds, winds and percussion, in an extended electroacoustic work performed with James Fei on reeds and analog electronics and William Winant on percussion; a composition/improvisation blending sound and space in creative and compelling ways.


Shipp, Matthew Trio: To Duke

Label: RogueArt
Product Code: 20237
Catalog Code: ROG-0060
Country: France
 
Price: $15.95



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Pianist Matthew Shipp's trio with Whit Dickey on drums and Michael Bisio on bass, take on Duke's Ellington's classic compositions, adding free elements and unexpected angles without losing the melodic charm of these classic jazz standards; recommended.


Guionnet, Jean-Luc & Eric La Casa: Home: Handover [4 CD SET]

Label: Potlatch
Product Code: 19824
Catalog Code: P314
Country: France
 
Price: $25.46



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Jean-Luc Guionnet and Eric La Casa in a work for the Uninstal Festival interviewing inhabitants of Glasgow in their home spaces, the results organized into compositions blending spoken word, music, improvisation and field recordings; each CD unveils the process of the composition.


Grimal, Alexandra / Giovanni Di Domenico: Chergui [2 CDs]

Label: Ayler
Product Code: 19756
Catalog Code: 141-142
Country: France
 
Price: $24.95



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Saxophonist Alexandra Grimal recorded this double CD with pianist Giovanni Di Domenico a the Theatre Du Chatelet, in Paris, France, for adventurous dialog in a dynamic set of original Di Domenico compositions plus freely improvised work, both duo and solo.


Murayama, Seijiro / Eric La Casa: Paris: Public Spaces

Label: Ftarri/Swarming
Product Code: 19582
Catalog Code: ftarri-992
Country: France
 
Price: $10.36



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Twelve recordings constructed from 2012 field recordings of public locations in Paris by Eric La Casa and Seijiro Murayama, including subway stations, parks, open gardens, tunnels and fountains; a fascinating portrait of communal sound in this great city.


Ducret, Marc: Tower-Bridge [2 CDs]

Label: Ayler
Product Code: 19507
Catalog Code: aylCD-139-140
Country: France
 
Price: $29.95



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Guitarist Marc Ducret completes his "Tower" series with a 12-piece ensemble including all musicians from the 4 Tower volumes, includi> ng Tim Berne, Tom Rainey, Matthias Mahler, &c. in 2 CDs of two concerts from their 2012 tour; innovative and astoundingly great modern jazz.


Ceccaldi / Negro / Ceccaldi / Chennebault: La Scala

Label: Ayler
Product Code: 19506
Catalog Code: aylCD-138
Country: France
 
Price: $16.95



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The French quartet of Theo Ceccaldi (violin), Roberto Negro (piano), Valentin Ceccaldi (cello), and Adrien Chennebault (drums), mixing an unlikely set of improvised and composed styles for music that is indescribably absorbing, adventurous, sophisticated, and inspired.


Mitchell, Nicole Sonic Projections (Mitchell / Taborn / Boykin / Taylor): The Secret Escapades Of Ve

Label: RogueArt
Product Code: 19118
Catalog Code: R0G-0056
Country: France
 
Price: $13.50



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Chicago flutist Nicole Mitchell's NY band with Craig Taborn (piano & wurlitzer), David Boykin (sax), Chad Taylor (drums & guitar) in a tribute to her mentor, the late saxophonist Fred Anderson and his Velvet Lounge club, in an excellent mix of free and melodic playing.


Liebman, Dave / Steve Dalachinsky + guest Richie Beirach: The Fallout Of Dreams

Label: RogueArt
Product Code: 19117
Catalog Code: R0G-0053
Country: France
 
Price: $13.50



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A quintessential NY release from Brooklyn poet Steve Dalachinsky and saxophonist Dave Liebman with special guest pianist Richie Beirach, in 14 insightful works referencing and dedicated to Cecil Taylor, Billie Holiday, Jackson Pollock, Steve Lacy, &c &c.


Baron, Marc: Hidden Tapes

Label: Potlatch
Product Code: 18982
Catalog Code: P214
Country: France
 
Price: $15.95



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Five fascinating works composed from old cassette tapes accelerated or slowed down, layered and transformed with analog devices, with the addition of sources from movies soundtracks and classical or liturgical music extracts.


Lazro, Daunik / Benjamin Duboc / Didier Lasserre: Sens Radiants

Label: Dark Tree Records
Product Code: 18952
Catalog Code: DT 04
Country: France
 
Price: $15.95



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The superb trio of Daunik Lazro on baritone sax, Benjamin Duboc on bass, and Didier Lasserre on drum & cymbals, in a live recording from Ecouter pour l'instant festival, a long open work inspired by poet Henri Michaux's writings on emptiness & tranquility.


Tarbaby (Waits / Evans / Revis / + Lake & Ducret ): Fanon

Label: RogueArt
Product Code: 18932
Catalog Code: R0G-0048
Country: France
 
Price: $15.95



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Tarbaby (Orrin Evans on piano, Eric Revis on bass, and Nasheet Waits on drums) is joined by saxophonist Oliver Lake and guitarist Marc Ducret for an album inspired by philosopher, psychologist and revolutionary Franz Fanon, a superb album balancing melodic and intense playing.


Coursil, Jacques with Alan Silva: FreeJazzArt

Label: RogueArt
Product Code: 18924
Catalog Code: ROG-0052
Country: France
 
Price: $15.95



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Trumpeter Jacques Coursil's in duo with double bassist Alan Silva, frequently using the bow, recorded over two days at La Muse en Circuit, Alfortville, France; intimate and lyrical dialog from two old friends in 3 sessions for the late trumpeter Bill Dixon.


Leandre, Joelle / Nicole Mitchell: Sisters Where

Label: RogueArt
Product Code: 18923
Catalog Code: ROG-0055
Country: France
 
Price: $15.95



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Bridging two generations between Chicago and France, "Sisters Where" is an inspired and freely improvised dialog from flutist Nicole Mitchell and double bassist Joelle Leandre, presenting six studio recordings of inventive and lyrical playing.


Leandre, Joelle / Pascal Contet: 3

Label: Ayler
Product Code: 18918
Catalog Code: aylCD-137
Country: France
 
Price: $16.95



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Since 1994 the duo of bassist Joelle Leandre and accordionist Pascal Contet have performed their "comprovised" chamber music together to critical acclaim, heard here in a live concert in Carre Bleu in Poitiers, 2012.


Merce, Sergio: Microtonal Saxophone

Label: Potlatch
Product Code: 18741
Catalog Code: P114
Country: France
 
Price: $12.76



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Using an alto saxophone where the original mechanisms have been replaced with water, gas & compressed air taps, saxophonist Sergio Merce can microtonally move the tuning of any note and create multiphonics, allowing him to play several sonic layers while using circular breathing.


Hiroshige, JoJo / PIKA / Lasse Marhaug / Paal Nilssen-Love: Osaka Fortune [VINYL]

Label: Premier Sang
Product Code: 18606
Catalog Code: PS007
Country: France
 
Price: $21.95



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The quartet of two drummers (Paal-Nilssen-Love & Pika) and two noise artists (JoJo Hiroshige and Lasse Marhaug) performing live at Osaka Chika-Ikkai for six intense, powerful and informed noise improvisations.


Vigroux, Franck: Prisme

Label: D'Autres Cordes
Product Code: 18460
Catalog Code: dac2090
Country: France
 
Price: $13.95



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Prisme is the music for a sound installation by sound artist Franck Vigroux and a collaboration with Fabien Zocco in a live audiovisual performance.


Transistor: The Din of Eons [VINYL]

Label: D'Autres Cordes
Product Code: 18459
Catalog Code:
Country: France
 
Price: $16.95



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The NY duo of Ben Miller (voice) and Franck Vigroux (electronics) in a studio recording influenced by industrial, punk, and electroacoustic music.