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Merce, Sergio: Be Nothing

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 22363
Catalog Code: EWR 1604
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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A beautifully ambient album of analogue synthesiser, microtonal saxophone and electronics by Argentinian saxophonist Sergio Merce, a single long track that pauses and resumes its rich tones and harmonies at a deliberate and measured pace, allowing each environment to ring.


Malfatti, Radu: Radu Malfatti

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 22203
Catalog Code: EWR 9801
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Austrian trombonist and composer presents two works: a solo piece for trombone comprised of a series of detached sonic events; and a work performed with the Wandelweiser String Quartet, using bowing and blowing techniques to create punctuations of unusual sound.


Cage, John : Branches

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 22202
Catalog Code: EWR 9901
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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The Ensemble Daswirdas performs John Cage's "Branches" composition, which is based on a previous work, "Child of Tree", but here each performer plays an 8 minute variation of that work, which is performed on amplified pods, cacti, and other plant materials.


Merkel, Clemens : Maderna . Beuger . von Schweinitz . Stiegler

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 22200
Catalog Code: EWR 9606
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Violinist Clemens Merkel interprets compositions by Wolfgang von Schweinitz's "Sonata for Violine Solo"; Antonie Beuger's "Unwritten Page"; Bruno Madema's "Piece Pour Ivry"; and Thomas Stiegler's cycle "Kammerkomplex" ("quasi una fantasia", "gran partita" and "sonata facile").


Frey, Jurg : Beuger . Cage

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 22199
Catalog Code: EWR 9607
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Clarinetist Jurg Frey performs two works, one composed by Antoine Beuger and one by John Cage, both related to time, or of becoming and of unceasing becoming, pieces using silence in powerful sound structures, contrasting empty moments with the complexity of individual sound.


Ocougne, Sylvia / Chico Mello: Musica Brasileira Descomposta

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 22197
Catalog Code: EWR 9603
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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The Brazilian duo of Silvia Ocougne and Chico Mello, residing in Berlin, create a sonic collage of traditional popular and contemporary elements influenced by both Berlin and Brazil, using the unusual orchestration of instruments including tuba, matchbox, clarinet, &c.


Cage . Pisaro . Frey . Beuger: Accordion Music [2 CDs]

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 22196
Catalog Code: EWR 9601/2
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Four works interpreted for accordion performed by Edwin Alexander Buchhol, including John Cage's "Cheap Imitation"; Michael Pisaro's "Here (2)"; Jurg Frey's "Sam Lazaro Bros." and Antoine Beuger's "die geschichte des sandkorns".


Harth, Alfred 23 / Wolfgang Seidel: Five Eyes

Label: Moloko Records
Product Code: 22118
Catalog Code: Plus 078
Country: Korea & Germany
 
Price: $14.95



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A fascinating psychedelic stew of improv and audio construction dovetailing tremendous playing with unexpected concrete and electronic interventions from the duo of Alfred 23 Harth on reeds, trombone, keys, and misc., and Wolfgang Seidel on drums, percussion and misc.


Gerbal, Antonin : Sound Of Drums

Label: Umlaut Records
Product Code: 21958
Catalog Code: umfr-cd18
Country: Germany
 
Price: $14.95



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An absorbing album of solo drum work from French drummer/percussionist Antonin Gerbal, recording in the studio and demonstrating his profound sonic and technical approaches to the drums, isolated from projects like Peeping Tom, Bertrand Denzler/ONCEIM or Zoor.


Rummel, Simon Ensemble: Nichts Fur Alle (Nothing For All)

Label: Umlaut Records
Product Code: 21956
Catalog Code: umfr-cd19
Country: Germany
 
Price: $13.95



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Cologne pianist and composer Simon Russell wrote these compositions, melding jazz, classical, electronic, even tango music into lyrical and joyfully quirky works, performed by his ensemble with Goerg Wissel, Matthias Muche, Udo Moll, Carl Ludwig Hubsch, &c.


Hauf / Jackson / Stein / Rosaly / Hess / Hartman: Next Delusion [VINYL]

Label: Shameless
Product Code: 21903
Catalog Code: shLP02
Country: Germany
 
Price: $23.95



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A powerful band fueled by three woodwind players (Boris Hauf, Keefe Jackson, Jason Stein) and three drummers (Frank Rosaly, Steven Hess, and Michael Hartman), capable of both rage and introspection in collective improvisation that's one part joy, one part catharsis.


Frey, Jurg: String Quartet No. 3 / Unhorbare Zeit

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21830
Catalog Code: EWR 1507
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Two works from composer Frey performed by Montreal's string ensemble Quatuor Bozzini: "String Quartet No. 3", a minimal work of colors, sensations, shadows, durations; and "Unhorbare Zeit" exploring durations without sound, or empty volumes, to achieve lucidity and transparency.


Frey, Jurg: 24 Worter

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21829
Catalog Code: EWR 1407
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Composer Jurg Frey's "Landscape with Words" presents 27 compositions, 24 of which are based on individual words in orchestration with piano and violin, understated and minimal yet sumptuously lyrical and evocative, using space and tension to illustrate each segment.


Keller, Beat / Reza Khota Play Christian Wolff : 11 Microexercises

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21828
Catalog Code: EWR 1306
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Christian Wolff initiated his "Microexercises" series when the Miniaturist Ensemble asked for a piece with no more than 100 notes in it; he went on to create 21 more pieces, 13 of which are performed here by the South African duo of Beat Keller & Reza Khota on electric guitar.


Johnson, Tom / Samuel Vriezen : The Chord Catalogue. Within Fourths/Within Fifths

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21827
Catalog Code: EWR 1304
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Pianist Samuel Vriezen performs Tom Johnson's work presenting what Johnson describes as a natural phenomenon within a musical scale: progressions in 1 to 5 voices of all possible combinations of notes with each voice being limited to 3 steps, a perfect 4th or a perfect 5th.


Cage, John: Empty Words [2 CDs]

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21826
Catalog Code: EWR 1102/03
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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John Cage's "Empty Words" (1974) is drawn from the Journals of Henry David Thoreau, written in four parts: Part I omits sentences, Part II omits phrases, and Part III omits words. Part IV, which omits syllables, leaves us nothing but a virtual lullaby of letters and sounds.


Beuger, Antoine: Keine Fernen Mehr

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21825
Catalog Code: EWR 1006/07
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Antoine Beuger introduces this album with a short poem by Amy Lowell in reference to the larkspur, in two discs with 17 tracks on each of Beuger whistling, quietly and with a silence and patience of intense concentration emerging from near silence.


Frey, Beuger / Duo Contour : Duos

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21824
Catalog Code: EWR 0906
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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The duo Contour of Stephen Altoff (trumpet) & Lee Forrest Ferguson (percussion) perform Antoine Beuger's "dedekind duos" dedicated to mathematician Julius Wilhelm Richard Dedekind; and Jurg Frey's "22 Sachelchen" or "small things", 22 focused miniature compositions.


Beuger, Antoine : Two . Too (For Erwin-Josef Speckmann) [2 CDs]

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21823
Catalog Code: EWR 0903/04
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Jurg Frey on clarinet and Irene Kurka on soprano vocals perform Wandelweiser composer Antoine Beuger's extended composition "Two"; then the duo of Rhodri Davies on harp and Ko Ishikawa on sho are layered on the first recording, creating a refreshingly new take on the piece.


Pisaro, Michael : Hearing Metal 1

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21822
Catalog Code: EWR 0902
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Greg Stuart realizes Michael Pisaro's first and haunting "Hearing Metal" on tam-tam, a large piece of metal which is mic-ed and recorded to create a vast and rich sound when played by bow or hand, here in 3 compositions layering the instrument in combination with sine tones.


Johnson, Tom: Counting Keys

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21821
Catalog Code: EWR 0901
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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John McAlpine performs composer Tom Johnson's beautiful piano cycle "Counting Keys", using mathematical progressions to create the structure of its 5 movements; plus 8 parts from his "Organ and Silence for Piano"; and two other compositions using mathematical processes.


Cage, John: Early Music

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21820
Catalog Code: EWR 0711
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Early compositions from John Cage performed on accordion by Edwin Alexander Buchholz and violin by Joanna Becker, presenting "Dream" (1948); "In a Landscape" (1948); "Six Melodies" (1950); and "Souvenir" (1983).


Pisaro, Michael : Harmony Series 11 - 16

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21819
Catalog Code: EWR 0710
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Pisaro's Harmony Series revolve around the process of translating poetic works into text scores, which are then analyzed to find change in the implicit sound of the text, and developed into graphic scores for the performers; here presenting 9 of 34 pieces from the series.


Pisaro, Michael: Transparent City (Volumes 3 And 4) [2 CDs]

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21818
Catalog Code: EWR 0708/9
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Composer Pisaro made a series 10 minute field recordings from different locations in Los Angels between 2004-2006, mixing them with sine tones and punctuating them with silence, mastered for home stereo playback to create a dynamic set of impressions of the city.


Pisaro, Michael: Transparent City (Volumes 1 And 2) [2 CDs]

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21817
Catalog Code: EWR 0706/7
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Composer Pisaro made a series 10 minute field recordings from different locations in Los Angels between 2004-2006, mixing them with sine tones and punctuating them with silence, mastered for home stereo playback to create a dynamic set of impressions of the city.


Cage. Schlothauer: For Seven Players

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21816
Catalog Code: EWR 0604
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Burkhard Schlothauer presents two works by John Cage written for septet, using indeterminacy in a score where each instrumental part is given twenty time brackets, allowing overlapping sounds which will be shaped depending on choices from each performer.


Frey, Jurg: String Quartets

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21815
Catalog Code: EWR 0410
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Composer Jurg Frey's 1988 work "String Quartet" realized by Nadia Francavilla, Clemens Merkel, Stephanie Bozzini and Isabelle Bozzini, exploring ideas of audibility: the moment when sound waves move in space and the air touches the body.


Wolff, Christian: Exercise 15

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21794
Catalog Code: EWR 0409
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Carl Ludwig Hubsch (tuba); Ole Schmidt (bass clarinet); Chris Weinheimer (bass flute); Robert Schleisiek (piano); and Tom Lorenz (vibraphone) interpret Christian Wolff's composition based on "Union Maid", a song from the 1920's, transforming the work through temporal expansion.


Cage, John: One9 [2 CDs]

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21793
Catalog Code: EWR 403/4
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Edwin Alexander Buchholz performs this beautiful work by John Cage on accordion, originally written for the Japanese sho, where sounds are single tones and chords, up to six part harmonies, or as Cage wrote, "sounds brushed into existence as in oriental calligraphy".


Beuger, Antoine : Silent Harmonies In Discrete Continuity

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21792
Catalog Code: EWR 0402
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Antoine Beuger's minimalist work for American painter Marcia Hafif, known for her monochrome paintings, in 24 tonal works each 3 minutes long using stationary waves of eight frequencies from a different octave and punctuated by silence.


Pisaro, Kathryn Gleasman: Beuger.Cage

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21791
Catalog Code: EWR 0401
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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One composition each from Antoine Beuger and John Cage performed on the oboe by Kathryn Gleasman Pisaro; Beuger's work presents tones in regular intervals offset by silence; Cage's piece uses pitch and tone color with microtonal inflections, mutes and harmonic fingerings.


Wolff, Christian / Wandelweiser Komponisten Ensemble: Stones

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21790
Catalog Code: EWR 9604
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Antoine Beuger, Burkhard Schlothauer, Chico Mello, Jurg Frey, Kunsu Shim, Michael Pisaro, and Thomas Stiegler participate in this realization of Christian Wolff's compositions to make sounds or draw sounds out of stones, alone or with other surfaces, acoustically or amplified.


Parkins / Wooley / Westera / Vuletic: Fugitive Beautee

Label: Ignoring Gravity Music
Product Code: 21569
Catalog Code: IGM 15-14
Country: Germany
 
Price: $13.95



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Bojan Vuletic composed these works based on lines from Baudelaire's "Les fleurs du mal", a remarkable set of songs sung by Vera Westera over the excellent musicianship of Zeena Parkins on harp, Nate Wooley on trumpet, and Bojan Vuletic handling the odd instrument.


Emde, Gabriele : Die Natur der Klange: Neue Musik fur Harfe

Label: Edition Rz
Product Code: 21489
Catalog Code: RZ 20006
Country: Germany
 
Price: $16.95



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Harpist Gabriele Emde began performing contemporary music by exceptional 20th century artists in the early 80s; in this collection recorded from 1985 to 1987 she presents one of Cage's "Landscape" pieces, a major work by Hans Otte, and several short pieces by Lou Harrison.


Angle (Gross / Guionnet) : Premier Angle

Label: Nueni
Product Code: 21277
Catalog Code: nueni #002
Country: Germany
 
Price: $14.95



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A strange set of improvisations from the duo of Jean-Philippe Gross and Jean-Luc Guionnet, both on electronics, with Guionnet appearing on saxophone in context among sections of harsh sound or surprising silence, deconstructed/reconstructed/who-can-say what?


Eubanks, Bryan: The Bornholmer Suite

Label: Nueni
Product Code: 21276
Catalog Code: nueni #003
Country: Germany
 
Price: $15.95



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Fifty tracks, one minute and three seconds long each, of open circuit electronics miniatures from sound and noise artists Bryan Eubanks, an unusual suite that challenges the senses and expectations of a suite of sound.


Kwang, Goh Lee: Draw Sound [3-inch CD + BOOK]

Label: Herbal International
Product Code: 21273
Catalog Code: 08XX
Country: Germany
 
Price: $14.95



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An unusual release of drawings and coins - 98 tracks in 8 1/2 minutes, where each track is the sound of one or more coins dropping by the hand of sound artist Goh Lee Kwang, plus one track from Woody Sullender; the book has pencil drawings apparently inspired by the sound.


Various Artists: 30/4

Label: Fragment Factory
Product Code: 21272
Catalog Code: [FRAG30]
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Germany's Fragment Factory released this compilation to celebrate their 4th anniversary, with artists Joachim Montessuis, AMK, Aaron Dilloway, Philip Marshall, Krube., Michael Barthel, GX Jupitter-Larsen, Michael Muennich, Giuseppe Ielasi, Leif Elggren and Michael and Basil Esposito.


Eb.er, Rudolf / Joke Lanz / GX Jupitter-Larsen / Mike Dando: Wellenfeld

Label: Fragment Factory
Product Code: 21271
Catalog Code: [FRAG31]
Country: Germany
 
Price: $13.95



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The finale for the 2012 "Extreme Rituals" concert was this performance, where each artist used a wireless EEG headset to send brainwave signals to audio engineers who transformed them into audio, as the performers sculpt sound using meditative and ecstatic trance states.


Robert, Jocelyn: The Maze

Label: Fragment Factory
Product Code: 21270
Catalog Code: [FRAG35]
Country: Germany
 
Price: $13.95



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Electroacoustic composer Jocelyn Robert creates a field recording audio map of locations he's traveled to, to which he applys audio techniques equivalent to a geographer's scaling, removing, enhancing, and adding to a map, in the process creating a journey and a story.


Enema Syringe: Upshutlenvolte [7-inch Vinyl]

Label: Fragment Factory
Product Code: 21269
Catalog Code: [FRAG32]
Country: Germany
 
Price: $7.95



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Kai Parviainen's Enema Syringe in a 7" release recorded in 1987, 14+ minutes of raw and primitive staccato electronics edgy with a darkly disordered mental state, a stark testimony to the tenacity of his work, which continues into the 2010s.


Peeping Tom (Dorner / Badaroux / Grip / Gerbal): Four Girls

Label: Umlaut Records
Product Code: 21132
Catalog Code: umcd0023
Country: Germany
 
Price: $13.95



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Presenting four of Europe's most active free improvisers, Peeping Tom uses the language of jazz--bop, free, swing--alongside modern improvisational approaches and unusual/extended techniques to make sophisticated yet accessible music that surprises and captivates.


Belorukov, Ilia / Harpakahylo / Patryk Lichota / Kim_Nasung: After

Label: Nueni
Product Code: 21035
Catalog Code: nueni #000
Country: Germany
 
Price: $9.95



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A short and succinct album of free improvisation from the Russian quartet of Ilia Belorukov (sax), Hapakahylo (drums, objects), Patryk Lichota (sax, objects), and Kim_Nasung (Guzheng), using unusual techniques to conjur unexpected audio environments.


Iannotta, Clara : A Failed Entertainment. Works 2009-2014

Label: Edition Rz
Product Code: 20916
Catalog Code: DAAD ed. RZ 10023 (parallele 23)
Country: Germany
 
Price: $16.95



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Works from Italian composer Clare Iannotta recorded from 2012 - 2014, including a work for string quartet composed for the DAAD artist-in-Berlin program titled "A Failed Entertainment" commissioned by Quaturo Diotima; plus 6 works for contemporary ensembles.


Berne's, Tim Snakeoil: You've Been Watching Me

Label: ECM
Product Code: 20495
Catalog Code: ECD 2443 4722298
Country: Germany
 
Price: $14.95



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Saxophonist Tim Berne in his 3rd ECM album, leading his NY band Snakeoil, now a quintet with guitarist Ryan Ferreira joining pianist Matt Mitchell, clarinetist Oscar Noriega, and percussionist Ches Smith, for intricate, dynamic and sophisticated modern jazz.


Newton, Lauren : Trio L.T.D. + Bertl Muetter [Used Item]

Label: Leo
Product Code: 20432
Catalog Code: CD LR 234
Country: Germany
 
Price: $7.95



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"TRIO L.T.D. music augmented by the voice and trombone of Bertl Muetter is built on the mutual understanding of improvisation. However, the listeners are also involved in their endless process of musical development. Recorded live durin...


Wirkus, Paul: Deformation Professionnelle [Used Item]

Label: Staubgold
Product Code: 20316
Catalog Code: STAUB 071CD
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Nono, Luigi: Seguente [2 CDs]

Label: Edition Rz
Product Code: 19976
Catalog Code: ed. RZ 1031-32
Country: Germany
 
Price: $29.95



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Reissuing composer Luigi Nono's 1990 Edition Rz LP with the addition of 3 works, presenting 6 remarkable symphonic works combining live electronics and voice, intended to expand the technical possibilities of sound and the perceptive faculties of the listener.


Sepiasonic: Sepiasonic

Label: Arjunamusic
Product Code: 19464
Catalog Code: AM 704/14
Country: Germany
 
Price: $13.95



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The sepiasonic ensemble, originally created by Claudio Puntin, Insa Rudolph and Samuel Rohrer, documented here on Arjunamusic, in improvisations, songs and soundscapes blend voice, 3 flutes, reeds, electronics and song in sublime ways.


Rohrer, Samuel / Max Loderbauer / Claudio Puntin : Ambiq

Label: Arjunamusic
Product Code: 19463
Catalog Code: Am 703
Country: Germany
 
Price: $13.95



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Berlin based Ambiq (Max Loderbauer (Buchla200e), Samuel Rohrer (drums, Kaos pad, electronics) and Claudio Puntin (clarinets, mallets, electronics)) create electro-acoustic soundscapes pitting unusual electronic voices against acoustic structures.