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Halvorson, Mary / Joe Morris: Traversing Orbits

Label: RogueArt
Product Code: 26514
Catalog Code: ROG-0083
Country: France
 
Price: $15.95



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Two of this generation's most influential and skilled guitarists, Mary Halvorson and Joe Morris bring their distinct styles and jaw-dropping mastery of their instruments into a duo of collective improvisation, neither player using effects but instead impressing by (often high-speed) lyricism, incredibly precise interaction, and the warmth their long association brings to them.


Chevallier, David / Valentin Ceccaldi: Zebres

Label: Ayler
Product Code: 26499
Catalog Code: AyLcd-157
Country: France
 
Price: $15.95



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Two generations of improvisers--Valentin Ceccaldi on cello the senior, and the younger performer, David Chevallier on electric guitar and 6- and 12-stringed acoustic guitars--meet for the first time to intertwine strings in Nantes, France, with Benjamin Duboc recording seven diverse dialogs of imaginative style and authoritative technique.


Leandre, Joelle / Marc Ducret: Chez Helene

Label: Ayler Records
Product Code: 26498
Catalog Code: aylcd-154
Country: France
 
Price: $16.95



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Jean-Marc Foussat recorded the French improvising duo of electric guitairst Marc Ducret and double bassist Joelle Leandre at 19PaulFort in May, 2018, the title drawn from a poem by Edgar Allen Poe, as the two trade acoustic and electric string approaches in a sophisticated dialog of exceptional technique and inventive approaches; superb.


Cappozzo, Cecile Trio (Grente / Ziemniak w/ Jean-Luc Cappozzo): Sub Rosa

Label: Ayler
Product Code: 26497
Catalog Code: AylcD-153
Country: France
 
Price: $15.95



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The French free improvising trio of pianist Cecile Cappozzo, double bassist Patrice Grente, and drummer Etienne Ziemniak are heard in performance at "la Maison en Bois" in Abbeville-la-Riviere in 2018, with trumpeter Jean-Luc Capozzo joining them on the title track, as they bring order to the 4 part "Chaos" through superb collective improvisation.


Louis Minus XVI: De Anima [VINYL]

Label: BeCoq
Product Code: 26440
Catalog Code:
Country: France
 
Price: $19.95



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With a decade of experience, the Flandres, Netherlands free jazz quartet of Adrien Douliez on alto saxophone, Jean Baptiste Rubin on tenor saxophone, Maxime Petit on bass, and Frederic L'Homme on drums blend ethnic and world music with assertive playing, from groove oriented to more aggressive forms, a unique voice in free playing.


Yes Deer: Gloss [VINYL]

Label: BeCoq
Product Code: 26439
Catalog Code: 100
Country: France
 
Price: $19.95



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The Norwegian & Danish freejazz-noise-rock trio Yes Deer of Anders Vestergaard on drums, Karl Bjora on guitar and Signe Dahlgreen on sax, in their third album of high energy, cacophonous and brutally joyful (they say "enthusiastic despair") collective improvisation.


Leandre, Joelle: Dire du Dire [Used Item]

Label: Rectangle
Product Code: 26263
Catalog Code: REC ELLE2
Country: France
 
Price: $6.95



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An hour-long interview in the French language between French improvisers, bassist and vocalist Joelle Leandre and guiatist Noel Akchote, originally released in 2000, Leandre very engaged and at times quite animated and in good spirits, the CD partitioned into six equal sections for easy indexing.


Musaeum Clausum: Musaeum Clausum

Label: Umlaut Records
Product Code: 26227
Catalog Code: umfr-cd23
Country: France
 
Price: $14.95



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Musaeum Clausum is a French-German trio that features Louis Laurain on cornet (Die Hochstapler, Umlaut Big band, ONCEIM), Hannes Lingens on drums (Obliq, Konzert Minimal) and Sebastien Beliah on bass.(Un Poco Loco, Ensemble Hodos, Umlaut Big Band), in an album of patiently developing improvisation giving each player freedom and flexibility within a composed framework.


Beliah, Sebastien: Nocturnes

Label: Umlaut Records
Product Code: 26226
Catalog Code: umfr-cd27
Country: France
 
Price: $14.95



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Sebastien Beliah is a Paris-based double bass player, a member of Umlaut Big Band, The Coquettes, Un poco loco, &c., here in a solo album of bass noir, dark and resonant tones evoked through strong bowing, finding harmonics between the strings and from the instrument itself, creating beautiful passages in a mirage of engulfing deep timbre.


Coleman, Ornette: Looking For Ornette [DVD]

Label: La Huite
Product Code: 26217
Catalog Code: MVD1651D
Country: France
 
Price: $14.95



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Two films documenting and seeking insight into the work of late alto saxophonist and free jazz trail blazer Ornette Coleman, to some an iconoclast, to others a pioneering musician; the first film by Jacque Goldstein creates a portrait through interviews of those influenced by him; the 2nd, Stephane Jourdain follows Coleman's influence in today's music.


Beaudoin-de-la-Sablonniere, Louis / Eric Normand / Louis-Vincent Hamel: Brulez les Meubles

Label: Tour de Bras
Product Code: 26102
Catalog Code: none
Country: France
 
Price: $14.95



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Seeking to extend the guitar trio into new and unique territory, the Quebec trio of Eric Normand on electric bass, Louis Beaudoin-de-la-Sablonniere on electric guitar, and Louis-Vincent Hamel on drums, reference performers like Jim Hall, Sonny Sharrock, John Abercrombie, & Bill Frisell while focusing on harmolodic force and unusual melodic lines.


Rose, Simon / Philippe Lemoine: Seance

Label: Tour de Bras
Product Code: 26101
Catalog Code: TDB9026cd
Country: France
 
Price: $14.95



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Tenor and baritone saxophones in an exchange of spectral interactions that emphasize harmonic overtones and intersections, unusual emanations from both instruments in a perfectly paced improvisations, each of the 12 dialogs named aptly for locations and crossing in Englad and France, adding a sense of journey to these mysterious and wonderful expeditions.


Bonneau, Michel / John Heward / Scott Thomson : 4x3

Label: Tour de Bras
Product Code: 26088
Catalog Code: TDB9028cd
Country: France
 
Price: $14.95



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An unusual mix of instruments from the Montreal trio of percussionist Michel Bonneau on congas & balafon, John Heward on drums, and Scott Thomson on trombone, all members of Ratchet Orchestra and Heward's Murray Street Band, in an album of active and uniquely layered confident rhythmic floors over which Thomson freely plays with remarkable technique.


Ahmed (Pat Thomas / Antonin Gerbal / Joel Grip / Seymour Wright): New Jazz Imagination [VINYL]

Label: Umlaut Records
Product Code: 26063
Catalog Code: UMLP04
Country: France
 
Price: $18.95



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Ahmed Abdul-Malik was a jazz bassist and oud player, a member of bands led by Art Blakey, Earl Hines, Randy Weston, and Thelonious Monk and whose own albums fused aspects of Arabic and East African musics; the band Ahmed of Pat Thomas, Joel Grip, Antonin Gerbal, and Seymour Wright revisit and rethink his compositions and influence, as heard in this massive and elucidating recording.


Trio La Soustraction des Fleurs (Vrod / Aurier / Lemetre): Airs de Moyenne Montagne [2 CDS]

Label: Umlaut Records
Product Code: 26062
Catalog Code: UMFR-CD2425
Country: France
 
Price: $23.95



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Combining folk and ethnic rhythms in traditional popular forms, the Trio La Soustraction of des Fleurs of Jean-Francois Vrod on violin & voice, Frederic Aurier on violin & voice, and Sylvain Lemetre on zarb & voice focuses on the music of the mountains of the Massif Central, melodic music with unique timbres, forms, pre-texts, and a richly complex set of musical objects.


Luo, Bao / Jean-Marc Foussat: Surface Calme

Label: Fou Records
Product Code: 26029
Catalog Code: FR-CD 28
Country: France
 
Price: $13.95



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A 5-part work of improvisations on keyboards, voice, guzheng and flute from French improviser Jean-Marc Foussat and Bao Luo (Beijing Talking), a mysterious album of nocturnal sounds, grand expressions, furtive language, and rich textures and timbres, as Bao Luo provides a guiding voice in song and speach to their beguiling dialog; an exotic and expressive album.


Moondoc, Jemeel Quartet: The Astral Revelations

Label: RogueArt
Product Code: 25819
Catalog Code: ROG-0081
Country: France
 
Price: $15.95



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Saxophonist Jemeel Moondoc takes his masterful NY quartet of pianist Matthew Shipp, bassist Hilliard Green, and drummer Newman Taylor Baker to perform live at Bimhuis in Amsterdam in 2016, capturing four remarkable improvisations of Moondoc compositions including an extended rendering of "Cosmic Nickelodeon", the band balancing lyricism with intensely creative playing.


Monniot, Christophe & Grand Orchestre du Tricot: Jericho Sinfonia

Label: Ayler
Product Code: 25742
Catalog Code: AYLCD-156
Country: France
 
Price: $15.95



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A unique ensemble performing a long-form composition by French saxophonist Christophe Monniot with the 12-piece Grand Orchestre du Tricot, 12 movements that are punctuated by layered spoken words, a subtle and sophisticated work realized with performers including Roberto Negro, Florian Satche, Quentin Biardeau, Jean-Baptiste Lacou, &c.


Battus / Gauguet / La Casa: Chantier 4

Label: Swarming
Product Code: 25693
Catalog Code: 008
Country: France
 
Price: $14.95



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Using the building site of the Paris Philharmonie as their source location and inspiration, the trio of Pascal Battus using found objects, Bertrand Gauget on saxophone, and Eric La Casa on microphones, improvise and record the background sounds, machines, and environmental influences, using those recordings to create these three fascinating compositions.


Bruun's, Peter All Too Human (w/ Tranberg / Ducret / Toldam): Vernacular Avant-garde

Label: Ayler
Product Code: 25690
Catalog Code: aylCD-155
Country: France
 
Price: $15.95



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Copenhagen drummer Peter Bruun leads a band with guitarist Marc Ducret, trumpeter Kasper Tranberg and synth player Simon Toldam, and upbeat electric free jazz album of powerful intent and compelling compositions performing melodic and insightful compositions, the band well acquainted from work on Ducret's own albums and with Samuel Blaser; recommended.


Camarasa / Mahler: TbPn

Label: Gigantonium
Product Code: 25686
Catalog Code: GIG003TBP1
Country: France
 
Price: $14.95



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Recorded in concert during "Culture with a Big Q" in Toulouse, France in 2017, the duo of Xavier Camarasa on piano/prepared piano and Matthias Mahler on trombone, take Camarasa's compositions and arrange them to alternate between melodic free sections and contemporary abstract passages using extended techniques, heard in this captivating and versatile performance.


Janinet, Clement: O.U.R.S.

Label: Gigantonium
Product Code: 25685
Catalog Code: GIG002OUR1
Country: France
 
Price: $17.95



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French violinist Clement Janinet composes music for quartet inspired by the lyricism of the free jazz melodies of the 60s (Ornette Coleman, Phoraoh Sanders, &c.) and the timbral and rhythmic textures of repetitive music (Steve Reich, Philip Glass, John Adams, &c) in several quartet configurations including bass clarinet, tenor sax, bass, drums, guitrar, and cello.


Godet, Jean-Brice: Epiphanies

Label: Gigantonium
Product Code: 25684
Catalog Code: GIG004GOD1
Country: France
 
Price: $14.95



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French experimental improviser Jean-Brice Godet, a frequent collaborator with Joelle Leandre and a member of Cuir, in a solo album of 8 etudes for dictaphone, radio, and clarinet, a unique album of extreme and eccentric technique on reeds punctuated by unearthly voice and radio transmissions, a curious album that rewards detailed listening.


Rollet, Quentin / Jean-Marc Foussat / Christian Rollet: Entree Des Puys De Grele

Label: Fou Records
Product Code: 25660
Catalog Code: FR-CD 30
Country: France
 
Price: $14.95



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The french electroacoustic improvising trio of synth player and engineer Jean-Marc Foussat (Fou Records) with the father/son pair of saxophonist Quentin Rollet (Workshop De Lyon) and drummer/percussionist Christian Rollet (Rectangle Records, Bisou), in a rich, intensifying and often enthusiastically exploding set of extended and masterful improvisations.


Charles, Xavier / Alma Fury / Otomo Yoshihide / Otani Yasuhiro: High Tones For Winter Fashion

Label: Textile Records
Product Code: 25622
Catalog Code: TXT 001CD
Country: France
 
Price: $14.95



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A series of collaborations between French and Japanese established improvisers, with Otani Yashuiro and Otomo Yoshihide on computer, turntable and electronics, the duo Alma Fury of Claude Besnard and Vonick Moccoli on synth and samplers, and Xavier Charles on radio, electronics and objects, presenting several short tracks and a live performance in Bourges.


Drumm, Kevin: Inexplicable Hours [VINYL @ LPs + CD]

Label: Sonoris
Product Code: 25526
Catalog Code: SONORIS 003LP
Country: France
 
Price: $35.95



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Chicago experimenter and improviser Kevin Drumm releases the sequel to his 6-CD boxset "Elapsed Time", using audio generators and various electronic devices to generate beautiful ambient environments and drones that are complemented by field recordings and short spoken sections, a rich work of subtle complexity, dark warmth, and mystery.


Drumm, Kevin: Inexplicable Hours

Label: Sonoris
Product Code: 25525
Catalog Code: SONORIS 003CD
Country: France
 
Price: $13.95



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Chicago experimenter and improviser Kevin Drumm releases the sequel to his 6-CD boxset "Elapsed Time", using audio generators and various electronic devices to generate beautiful ambient environments and drones that are complemented by field recordings and short spoken sections, a rich work of subtle complexity, dark warmth, and mystery.


Dick, Robert / Tiffany Chang: Raise The River

Label: RogueArt
Product Code: 25514
Catalog Code: ROG-0080
Country: France
 
Price: $15.95



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Pioneering West Coast flute improviser Robert Dick, whose command over the instrument is startlingly profound, is joined by young Bay Area drummer Tiffany Chang for nine studio recordings of brilliant interplay, from energetic interaction to introspective beauty, with unusual moments of extended flute technique, an astonishing and engaging album.


Marhaug, Lasse: Void [7" VINYL]

Label: BeCoq
Product Code: 25465
Catalog Code: BeCoq31
Country: France
 
Price: $12.95



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Two dark works of sound creating a mysterious chasm of drones, pulsations, electronic stretches, and mysterious percussive engines, a strange pair of recordings that definitely fit the title of this 7" record from Norwegian sound experimenter Lasse Marhaug.


Loubatiere / Warnecke: Couleurs Chimeriques

Label: BeCoq
Product Code: 25464
Catalog Code: BeCoq32
Country: France
 
Price: $13.95



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An album of rich aural environments contrasted with clamorous action and disintegrating sound from the duo of French percussionist Rodolphe Loubatiere performing on snare drum and Berlin-based sound sculptor Pierce Warnecke, their second album as a duo presenting a sophisticated and diverse set of compositions that both entrance and disrupt their listeners.


Golden Oriole: Golden Oriole

Label: BeCoq
Product Code: 25463
Catalog Code: BeCoq33
Country: France
 
Price: $13.95



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Rough and ready, angular instrumental rock from this Stavanger, Norway-based instrumental duo of Kristoffer Riis on guitar and Thore Warland on drums, two parts of the power-trio Staer, here creating a massive dose of momentum as they push heavy rhythmic riffs with odd tonality and a great sheen of prickly effect layers, in a compelling and muscular album.


La Baracande : La Baracande

Label: BeCoq
Product Code: 25462
Catalog Code: BeCoq29
Country: France
 
Price: $13.95



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The third album from the French/Belgium La Baracande, with vocalist/violinist Basile Bremaud leading a quartet of violin, guitar, lap steel, pedal board, bagpipes, hurdy-gurdy, and drone, singing long form ballads of epic tales of life and love that they describe as speaking with a voice to the living and our ghosts.


Levin, Daniel / Chris Pitsiokos / Brandon Seabrook: Stomiidae

Label: Dark Tree Records
Product Code: 25325
Catalog Code: DT09
Country: France
 
Price: $16.95



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A collective trio of vanguard improvisers and frequent New York collaborators, Daniel Levin on cello, Chris Pitsiokos on alto saxophone, and Brandon Seabrook on electric guitar, a working band captured here in the studio at Firehouse 12 for a powerful set of idiosyncratic and exhilarating improvisations with tracks and the title named for a family of deep sea fish.


Parker, William : Conversations II Dialogues & Monologues [CD & BOOK]

Label: RogueArt
Product Code: 25320
Catalog Code: ROG-0062
Country: France
 
Price: $44.95



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The 2nd volume in New York free improvising basist William Parker's "Conversations" series, more than 500 pages with 32 interview between William Parker and artists including Marshall Allen, Tim Berne, Wadada Leo Smith, Mark Dresser, Henry Grimes, &c &c, plus a CD excerpting those interviews and punctuated with duos between Parker and saxophonist Kidd Jordan.


Chadbourne, Eugene / Steve Beresford / Alex Ward: Pleasures of the Horror [VINYL]

Label: Bisou Records
Product Code: 25314
Catalog Code: BIS 005LP
Country: France
 
Price: $23.95



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Eugene Chadbourne has been obsessed with "horror" for years, so when Bisou asked him to make an album for children he suggested theming it on horror movies and monsters, taking keyboardist Steve Beresford and multi-reedist Alex Ward into a London studio to record these 9 tracks, with references to classic horror and to Chad's own Shockabilly project.


Kawabata, Makoto / Richard Pinhas / Tatsuya Yoshida: [VINYL]

Label: Bam Balam Records
Product Code: 25266
Catalog Code: BBLP 052LP
Country: France
 
Price: $19.95



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Makoto Kawabata (Acid Mothers Temple), Richard Pinhas (Heldon), and Tatsuya Yoshida (Ruins), modern and prolific explorers in the 21st century evolution of progressive rock, reunite at the Studio Condorcet in Toulouse (France) to record a series of fiery improvisations and experimentations blending free noise, blues, and psychedelia.


Kawabata, Makoto / Richard Pinhas / Tatsuya Yoshida: S/T

Label: Bam Balam Records
Product Code: 25265
Catalog Code: BBCD 052CD
Country: France
 
Price: $12.95



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Makoto Kawabata (Acid Mothers Temple), Richard Pinhas (Heldon), and Tatsuya Yoshida (Ruins), modern and prolific explorers in the 21st century evolution of progressive rock, reunite at the Studio Condorcet in Toulouse (France) to record a series of fiery improvisations and experimentations blending free noise, blues, and psychedelia.


Mayas, Magda / Pierre-Yves Martel / Eric Normand: Boule-spiel

Label: Tour de Bras
Product Code: 25256
Catalog Code: TDB9025cd
Country: France
 
Price: $14.95



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Quebec improvisers Pierre-Yves Martel on Viola da Gamba, objects, and feedback, Eric Normand on electric bass and snare drum, are joined by Berlin pianist Magda Mayas for two extended works of free improvisation, manipulating and contorting strings with an electroacoustic edge, dark ruminations of exquisite detail, patience, and adroit interaction.


Charles, Xavier / Michel F Cote / Franz Hautzinger / Philippe Lauzier / Eric Normand: Torche!

Label: Tour de Bras
Product Code: 25238
Catalog Code: TB90002cd
Country: France
 
Price: $14.95



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An exceptional free improvising quintet of Montreal & Quebec improvisers--bassist Eric Normand, drummer Michel F. Cote, and bass clarinetist Philippe Lauzier--with French clarinetist Xavier Charles and German trumpeter Franz Hautzinger, performing live during the 2016 Festival de Musique de Creation, creating fascinating commotion with incredible restraint.


Golia, Vinny Wind Quartet: Live At The Century City Playhouse

Label: Dark Tree Records
Product Code: 25213
Catalog Code: DT(RS)08
Country: France
 
Price: $16.95



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Dark Tree's Southern California archive series adds this phenomenal session from multi-woodwind player Vinny Golia's Wind Quartet with clarinetist John Carter, trombonist Glenn Ferris, and cornetist Bobby Bradford, recorded fairly early in their careers in 1979 live at Century City Playhouse in LA for two sets of exploratory, dexterous and astounding jazz.


Swell, Steve (w/ Brown / Hwang / Ulrich / Boston / Pugliese): Music for Six Musicians: Hommage a Olivier Messiaen

Label: Silkheart
Product Code: 25195
Catalog Code: SHCD161
Country: France
 
Price: $16.95



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Steve Swell presents an homage to composer Olivier Messiaen in a sextet with Rob Brown (saxophone), Jason Kao Hwang (violin & viola), Robert Boston (piano & organ), Tomas Ulrich (cello), and Jim Pugliese (drums & percussion) performed live at Metro Baptist Church in NYC, 2017, a presentation of encompassing and passionate free music that knows little boundary.


Petit, Didier : D'Accord

Label: RogueArt
Product Code: 25130
Catalog Code: ROG-0078
Country: France
 
Price: $15.95



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An absolutely phenomenal example of free improvisation, both on cello and on voice, from French improviser Didier Petite performing live at La Plantation, in Beijing, China in 2016, showing profoundly great skill, a fount of creative impulse and ideas, and wonderfully idiosyncratic vocals and songs to accompany himself; an inspiring and delightful record.


Criton, Pascale : Infra

Label: Potlatch
Product Code: 24957
Catalog Code: P317
Country: France
 
Price: $15.95



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Four fascinating compositions by Pascale Criton exploring microtonalities on instruments tuned in 1/16th tone (violin, viola, guitar) based on gestural processes developed in close collaboration with the musicians: one duo with Silvia Tarozzi and Deborah Walker, one solo piece with Deborah Walker, and two pieces performed by Dedalus Ensemble.


La Casa, Eric: AIR.ratio

Label: Swarming
Product Code: 24953
Catalog Code: SWARMING 007
Country: France
 
Price: $13.95



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Reissuing La Casa's 2006 album of ventilation systems, which started with a bathroom vent and expanded to a sonic exploration of aeraulic devices and air flows in Paris buildings of various ages and dimensions, documenting their sonic and musical qualities, functioning as a sound study, a sonic data bank, a CD of environments, and finally as music.


Fouick: Blick & Jean-Marc Foussat: Mastic Boreal

Label: Fou Records
Product Code: 24833
Catalog Code: FR-CD22
Country: France
 
Price: $13.95



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Primarily a creative filmmaker, Blick here provides narrative improvisation--phonemes, gutturals, word fragments, and spoken word--over improvising keyboardist Jean-Marc Foussat's Synthi AKS, creating expansive landscapes or curious audio aberrations, through four recordings demonstrating a diverse set of sonic environments interweaving voice and sound.


Foussat, Jean-Marc / Jamal Moss / Jean-Francois Pauvros: plays Tristan Tzara : L'homme Approximatif [VINYL]

Label: Fou Records
Product Code: 24832
Catalog Code: FR-LP 05
Country: France
 
Price: $19.95



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An album of spoken word and sound, Jean-Francois Pauvros reads from Tristan Tzara's "L'homme Approximatif" (The Approximate Man) over flutes from Chicago producer and flautist Jamal Moss, AKA Hieroglyphic Being, and Jean-Marc Foussat on synth and voice, a mysterious album of subtle insinuation with an intriguing underpinning of electroacoustic sound.


Favriou, Fabrice / Jean-Luc Petit / Julien Touery : S/T

Label: Fou Records
Product Code: 24800
Catalog Code: FR-CD27
Country: France
 
Price: $13.95



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Translating to "Fever Counts" and "At Lightening", the trio of Jean-Luc Petit on bass clarinet and alto & sopranino sax, Fabrice Favriou on electric guitar, and Julien Touery on piano and objects create impressive improvisations, the first a disruptive piece of detailed electracoustic colective interaction, the second a swelling work of sonic landscape.


Camarasa, Xavier / Jean-Marc Foussat: Dans les Courbes

Label: Fou Records
Product Code: 24799
Catalog Code: FR-CD26
Country: France
 
Price: $13.95



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Matching two distinct keyboards--Xavier Camarasa's piano with Jean-Marc Foussat's synthi AKS--two improvisers present two extended works roughly translating to "The Immensity of The Instincts" and "There, or all is water ...", contrasting between melodic and otherworldly sounds, a complex tapestry that guides and excites the listener in an unusual convergence.


Kilian, Benoit / Jean-Luc Petit : La Nuit Circonflexe

Label: Fou Records
Product Code: 24798
Catalog Code: FR-CD25
Country: France
 
Price: $13.95



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A magnificent album of sound-oriented free improvisation from the French duo of Jean-Luc Petit on bass clarinet, alto saxophone and sopranino sax, and Benoit Kilian on the horizontal bass drum, a beast of an instrument that create massive tones over which Petit employs an incredible array of techniques and tones on his reeds, creating other-worldly sonic environments.


Leandre / Minton: Leandre / Minton

Label: Fou Records
Product Code: 24797
Catalog Code: FR-CD24
Country: France
 
Price: $13.95



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Phil Minton started as a trumpeter and became one of free improv's most outside vocalists; Joelle Leandre is a double bassist who also performs free vocal improv; this is their first recorded collaboration, and it's an unusual and wonderful album of heavy tone improvisation, plucked and bowed, and a masterfully odd free association of vocalisation.