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Dymny Trilla: Cave Canem

Label: FMR
Product Code: 21530
Catalog Code: FMRCD399
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $14.95



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Intricate and exciting improvisation from Barcelona improvisers Michal Dymny on electric guitar and Vasca Trilla on drums, with saxophonist Paulina Owczarek as a special guest; "cave canem" translates to "beware of dog", an apt description of their cutting interactions.


Infinite Spirit (Gluck / Hart / Henderson / Sullivan): Revisiting The Music Of Mwandishi Band

Label: FMR
Product Code: 21529
Catalog Code: FMRCD398
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $14.95



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Herbie Hancock's 1971 Mwandishi band is revisited by original members Eddie Henderson (trumpet) and Billy Hart (drums) along with Bob Gluck on piano & electronics and Christopher Dean Sullivan on bass, updating and exploring the potential from that exciting music.


Dunmall, Paul / Phillip Gibbs / Alison Blunt / Neil Metcalfe / Hanna Marshall: I Look At You

Label: FMR
Product Code: 21528
Catalog Code: FMRCD397
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $14.95



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Blending free and compositional players, saxophonist Paul Dunmall leads the quintet of Neil Metcalfe on flute, Hanna Marshall on cello, Alison Blunt on violin and Phillip Gibbs on guitar for a refined and sprightly set of extended improvisations recorded at Birmingham Conservatory.


Frith, Fred: Field Days (The Amanda Loops)

Label: Recommended Records
Product Code: 21507
Catalog Code: RER FRA8
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $14.95



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Works for dance constructed by guitarist/composer Fred Frith as accompaniment to Amanda Miller's choreography for Nederland Dans Theater in 2011, revisited and revised by Frith into these beautiful pieces, with help from William Wynant, Lotte Anker, Karla Kihlstedt Arditti, &c.


Kovac, Boris: Times of Day: Concerto Suite for Sax and Chamber Ensemble

Label: Recommended Records
Product Code: 21478
Catalog Code: RER BK2
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $14.95



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Not chamber music, not world music, not jazz, Serbian composer and instrumentalist Boris Kovac has for 40 years perfected his unique blend of compositional music, rich in the region's folk history while stunningly lyrical and sophisticated in execution.


Ravenstine, Allen: The Pharaoh's Bee

Label: Recommended Records
Product Code: 21477
Catalog Code: RER AR1
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $15.95



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The original Pere Ubu keyboardist Allen Ravenstine in a limited edition release of analog electronics, an extraordinary album of rich sound taking unexpected twists and turns while showing the power of the EML synthesizer, coupled with a theremin.


Midnight Doctors: Through A Screen And Into A Hole

Label: Ourodisc
Product Code: 21458
Catalog Code: 05
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $12.95



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A long-term studio project/mutant big band merging collage, scored pieces, structured improvisations, cut-up jams, hi- and lo-fi textures, electroacoustic work, and location recording into large and wonderfully unpredictable compositions with few boundaries.


Remote Viewers, The: November Sky

Label: Remote Viewers
Product Code: 21401
Catalog Code: RV13
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $15.95



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UK's Remote Viewers with 4 saxophone players--David Petts, Caroline Kraabel, Andrian Northover & Sue Lynch--plus John Edwards on double bass and David Stockard on drums & percussion, blending jazz and modern chamber in lyrical, novel, and mysterious ways.


Perelman, Ivo / Matthew Shipp: Complementary Colors

Label: Leo
Product Code: 21398
Catalog Code: LEO 744
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $15.45



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The long-standing partnership of saxophonist Ivo Perelman and pianist Matthew Shipp take color, with each track taking the name of a hue, mixing shades through free improvisation of subtle grace in a masterful dialog that only two such complementary players can present.


Perelman, Ivo / Mat Maneri / Tanya Kalmanovitch: Villa Lobos Suite

Label: Leo
Product Code: 21397
Catalog Code: LEO 742
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $15.45



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Ivo Perelman pays tribute to Brazilian composer Heitor Villa-Lobos through free improvisation, enlisting two violists--Mat Maneri and Tanya Kalmanovitch-for a uniquely orchestrated set of recordings with Perelman emulating and complementing the strings in engaging ways.


Perelman, Ivo / Matthew Shipp / Whit Dickey: Butterfly Whispers

Label: Leo
Product Code: 21396
Catalog Code: LEO 740
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $15.45



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Saxophonist Ivo Perelman suggests the listener use the titles of these improvisations to create their own narratives for the fluid and oratory overtones of these lyrical instant compositions, performed with drummer Whit Dickey and pianist Matthew Shipp.


Lacy, Steve Quintet: Last Tour (2004)

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 21388
Catalog Code: 5039
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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The Steve Lacy Quintet's final tour with vocalist Irene Aebi, trombonist George Lewis, bassist Jean-Jacques Avenel and drummer John Betsch, performing live in Boston for an impressive set punctuated with words from Burroughs, Waldman, Kaufman, Creeley & Schelling.


Parker, Evan / John Edwards / Chris Corsano: The Hurrah [VINYL]

Label: Otoroku
Product Code: 21339
Catalog Code: ROKU 012LP
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $25.95



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Recorded during a 4 night residency by drummer Chris Corsano at Cafe Oto in August 2014, this trio had been playing together for 9 years at this point, as heard in their 2nd album together of almost telepathic interplay in energetic and passionate free improvisation.


Wastell, Mark : Quartet

Label: Confront
Product Code: 21300
Catalog Code: ccs 50
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $13.95



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As close to straight-ahead improvisation as you'll hear from audio explorer Mark Wastell, in an authoritative quartet of free improvisers, with both Olie Brice and Dominic Lash on double bass, Alan Wilkinson on alto sax, and Wastell himself on violoncello.


Bourne / Davis / Kane: Broken Light

Label: Confront
Product Code: 21299
Catalog Code: ccs 49
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $13.95



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A live recording at Belfast's Sonic Arts Research Centre during the Translating Improvisation: Beyond Disciplines Beyond Borders colloquium, from the intrepid improvising trio of Matthew Bourne (piano), Steve Davis (drums) and Dave Kane (double bass).


Oberg, Uwe: Twice, At Least

Label: Leo
Product Code: 21266
Catalog Code: LEO 733
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $15.45



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Live recordings from 2012 & 2015 by German pianist Uwe Oberg performing a mix of original compositions and work by Monk, Bley, Lacy, & A. Peacock, balancing melodic and exploratory playing with passionate conviction backed by masterly skills and impeccable pacing.


Leandre / Delbecq / Houle: 14 Rue Paul Fort, Paris

Label: Leo
Product Code: 21265
Catalog Code: LEO 731
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $15.45



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The trio of Joelle Leandre (bass), Benoite Delbecq (piano), Francois Houle (clarinets) recording the 7-part "rue Paul Fort" at 14 rue Paul Fort @ Helene Aziza in Paris, France in 2013, beautifully fluid free improvisation from a set of superlative players.


Ligeti, Lukas / Thollem Mcdonas: Imaginary Images

Label: Leo
Product Code: 21262
Catalog Code: LEO 709
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $15.45



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Merging the sensibilities of compositional, jazz, and free improvised music, pianist Thollem McDonas and Lukas Ligeti on drums and electric "marimba lumina" create a hybrid that takes the best of all three in distinctive, disciplined, and heartfelt ways.


Skein (Gratkowski / Kaufmann / de Joode / Lee / Barrett / Buck): Skein

Label: Leo
Product Code: 21261
Catalog Code: LEO 708
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $15.95



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A live recording at Alte Feuerwache Mannheim, Germany from Skein, extending the trio of Achim Kaufmann (piano), Frank Gratkowski (reeds), and Wilbert de Joode (bass) with Okkyung Lee (cello), Richard Barrett (electronics) and Tony Buck (drums) for an amazing album of instant composition.


AMM: Spanish Fighters

Label: Matchless
Product Code: 21246
Catalog Code: MRCD94
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $12.50



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Recorded at the festival Neposlusno (Sound Disobedience) in Ljubljana, Slovenia in 2012, the AMM duo of Eddie Prevost on percussion and John Tilbury on piano perform an extend improvisation of tension and dynamic, delicately balancing sound in a rich dialog.


Catchpole / Edwards / Prevost: Beyond the Barrier

Label: Matchless
Product Code: 21245
Catalog Code: MRCD95
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $12.50



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Superb free improvisation from the UK trio of Nathaniel Catchpole on tenor sax, John Edwards on double bass, and Eddie Prevost on drums and bowed tam-tam, three generations of improvisers pushing the envelope of spontaneous composition in accomplished and playful dialog.


Guy, Barry / Eddie Prevost / Evan Parker / Keith Rowe: Supersession [REMASTERED, REPACKAGED, ADDITIO

Label: Matchless
Product Code: 21244
Catalog Code: MRCD17
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $12.50



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Recorded at a concert in London, September 1984, this supersession brings AMM stalwarts Keith Rowe and Eddie Prevost together with saxophonist Evan Parker and bassist Barry Guy for an amazingly diverse and cohesive long improvisation.


Wire, The: #380 October 2015 [MAGAZINE]

Label: The Wire
Product Code: 21212
Catalog Code: WIRE 380
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $9.95



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The cult of Sun Ra via Hieroglyphic Being, plus Gilles Peterson on his new Sun Ra comp and Art Yard's Peter Dennett; Ernest Berk: Musique Concrete Meets Modern Dance; Collateral Damage: Unsound's Mat Schulz; Epiphanies: Kristin Hersh; Global Ear: Budapest, Hungary.


Angeli, Paolo : S'u

Label: Recommended Records
Product Code: 21158
Catalog Code: ReRPA8
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $15.95



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Sardinian improviser Paolo Angeli in his 8th release on ReR, peforming solo on his augmented Sardinian guitar equipped with motors, pedals, individual string mic'ing, and extra appendages, along side incredible technical skill and a brilliant sense of pacing - highly recommended!


Musci, Roberto / Giovanni Venosta / Chris Cutler: Vampyr and Other Stories

Label: Recommended Records
Product Code: 21157
Catalog Code: RERMV30
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $15.95



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2 CDs expanding work from Milanese ethnomusicographers Musci & Venosta's self-titled album, plus pieces form "Water Messages on Desert Sand" and "Urban & Tribal Portraits", plus their soundtrack for Theodore Carl Dreyer's silent movie "Vampyr" recorded with Chris Cutler.


Kahn, Jason: For Voice

Label: Confront
Product Code: 21154
Catalog Code: CCS 48
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $13.95



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Two concert improvisations for unamplified voice recorded in Canberra, Australia at the 2015 SoundOut Festival and in Tokyo, Japan at the Kid Ailack Art Hall in 2014, using extended vocal techniques and leveraging the room acoustics and social space between Kahn and the audience.


Weeks, James: Mural

Label: Confront
Product Code: 21153
Catalog Code: CCS 47
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $13.95



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A work for two quartets of voices about our relationship with the world, using four text sources from Rutherford Bowey & Westerberg, John Cage, Fernando Pessoa/Alberto Caeiro, and a critiques of "Vermeer's painting The Little Street"; a fascinating weaving of voice and song.


Weston, Veryan / Jon Rose / Hannah Marshall: Tuning Out [2 CDs]

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 21148
Catalog Code: 5207
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $24.95



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Improvised pieces for tracker action organs and strings recorded in five English churches from the trio of violinist Jon Rose, Veryan Weston on tracker action organ, and cellist Hannah Marshall, inviting the public to re-imagine the nature of pitch relationships.


Braxton, Anthony / Derek Bailey: First Duo Concert (London 1974)

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 21147
Catalog Code: 5038
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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A much-need reissue of the 1974 Emanem LP presenting saxophonist Anthony Baxton, also on flute, with guitarist Derek Bailey on acoustic and electric, performing at London's Wigmore Hall for twelve duets of a diverse, playful, and accesible character.


Perelman, Ivo / Mat Maneri / Joe Morris: Counterpoint

Label: Leo
Product Code: 21079
Catalog Code: LEO 730
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $15.45



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The trio of Joe Morris on guitar and Mat Maneri on viola, with Ivo Perelman taking the tenor saxophone taking the place of the late Joe Maneri from their long-standing trio association, in an album of superb chamber jazz focusing on unusual compositional structures.


Perelman, Ivo / Matthew Shipp: Callas [2 CDs]

Label: Leo
Product Code: 21078
Catalog Code: LEO 728
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $28.95



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A collection of performances by tenor saxophonist Ivo Perelman and pianist Matthew Shipp, each piece named for characters from arias sung by Greek opera vocalist Maria Callas, 16 lyrical free improvisations as Perelman evokes Callas' distinctive voice.


Perelman, Ivo / Whit Dickey: Tenorhood

Label: Leo
Product Code: 21076
Catalog Code: LEO 714
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $15.95



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Brazilian-born, New York tenor saxophonist Ivo Perelman in a duo with drummer Whit Dickey for an extraordinary album dedicated to and with pieces named for saxophonists Hank Mobley, Ben Webster, John Coltrane, Albert Ayler and Sonny Rollins.


Na (Malcom Ball / Kate Cuzner): Compos Mentis

Label: FMR
Product Code: 21072
Catalog Code: FMRCD396-0615
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $14.95



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Delightful and eclectic improvisations by Malcolm Ball on the historic Ondes Martinot synthesizer and percussion, and Kate Cuzner on flutes, piano and live electronics, pushing the boundaries of musical intuition and imagination.


Cabinet Trio, The (Gjerstad / Turner / Molstad): Blood Samples

Label: FMR
Product Code: 21071
Catalog Code: FMRCD395-0615
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $14.95



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Frode Gjerstad leads a trio with Roger Turn on drums and Borre Molstad on tuba, performing live at Cafe MIR in Oslo as part of the Blow Out Festival in 2013, in a single extended improvisation of energetic playing underpinned by the atypical tuba and drums rhythm section.


Lyall, Chick / David Garrett: Green Room

Label: FMR
Product Code: 21070
Catalog Code: FMRCD394-0615
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $14.95



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The 3rd release from the duo of Chick Lyall (piano, violin, synthesizers, modules, computer) and David Garrett (drums, percussion, prepared piano, zither, electronics) in an inventive set of pieces that use a "kitchen-sink" approach to creating mesmerizing and inexplicable music.


Reis / Vicente / Ceccaldi / Ceccaldi: Chamber 4

Label: FMR
Product Code: 21069
Catalog Code: FMRCD393-0615
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $14.95



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A beautiful example of creative chamber jazz from the Portugese quartet of Marcelo dos Reis (acoustic guitar, prepared guitar, voice), Valentin Ceccaldi (cello, voice), Luis Vicente (trumpet), and Theo Ceccaldi (violin) performing live at Lx Factory in 2013.


Unlimited (Caldwell / Williams / Taylor): The Sound Within

Label: FMR
Product Code: 21068
Catalog Code: FMRCD390-115
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $14.95



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The trio of Chris Caldwell on reeds, Susie Hodder Williams on flute, and Trevor Taylor on percussion and electronics in a set combining free improvisation with written pieces using stochastic & graphic processes, plus a work by Stockhausen, "Aus Den Seien Tagen" and one dedicated to John Mayer.


Minton, Phil : A Doughnut's End [VINYL w/ Download code]

Label: Fataka
Product Code: 21025
Catalog Code: Fataka 11
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $15.95



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Phil Minton continues his unique vocal "donut" series with this LP, a perverse set of utterances, vocal sounds, "songs" and other technically challenging and entertainingly bizarre pieces that challenge the abilities of voice and the concepts of improvisation.


Canto General featuring Louis Moholo-Moholo: Rebel Flames

Label: Ogun
Product Code: 20902
Catalog Code: OGCD 044
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $15.95



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The South-African inspired Italian improvising group Canto General (named as a reference to poet Pablo Neruda) led by trumpeter Pino Manafra and saxophonist Roberto Ottaviano invite drummer Louis Moholo-Moholo for an album of compositions from Harry Miller, Keith Tippett, Mongezi Feza, &c.


Rolfsson, Matilda / Richard Sanderson / Mark Wastell: Live at l'Klectic

Label: Confront
Product Code: 20883
Catalog Code: ccs 46
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $13.95



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The subtly complex trio of Richard Sanderson on amplified melodeon, dictaphones & small percussion, Mark Wastell on tam-tam & shruti box, and Matilda Rolfsson on percussion performing an extended improvisation live at The Horse Improv Club, l'Klectic, London.


Elggren, Leif / Joachim Nordwall: Prepresence

Label: Confront
Product Code: 20881
Catalog Code: ccs 44
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $13.95



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A heavy, lo-fi, monster drone set recorded in concert at iDEALFEST, Fylkingen, Stockholm from the duo of Ideal Label head Joachim Nordwall & electronic artist Leif Elggren, using electric hair clippers and analogue synthesiser yielding a thick yet detailed performance.


ISKRA 1903 (Rutherford / Bailey / Guy): Chapter One (1970-2) [3 CDs]

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 20880
Catalog Code: 5311
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $34.95



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A reissue of Emanem 4301, a classic concert and studio performances from '70-'72 by the innovative trio of Paul Rutherford (trombone, piano) Derek Bailey (guitar) and Barry Guy (double bass), which was a much expanded reissue of the early Incus releaes 3/4 of the same name.


Russell, John (with Phil Minton, Thurston Moore, Evan Parker, &c.): With...

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 20879
Catalog Code: 5037
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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British free improvising guitar master John Russell's 60th birthday gig at London's Cafe Oto is celebrated in a duo with Phil Minton, a trio with Henry Lowther & Satoko Fakuda, in a trio with Evan Parker and John Edwards, and in a duo with Thurston Moore.


Blaser, Samuel: Spring Rain

Label: Whirlwind
Product Code: 20865
Catalog Code: WHI-CD-4670
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $15.95



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Swiss trombonist Samuel Blaser pays tribute to clarinetist and composer Jimmy Giuffre, in a quartet with Russ Lossing on piano & keys, Drew Gress on double bass, and Gerald Cleaver on drums, merging Giuffre's lyrical forms to create new and innovative compositions.


Greaves, John / Peter Blegvad / Lisa Herman : Kew Rhone

Label: Recommended Records
Product Code: 20802
Catalog Code: ReR QR1
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $15.95



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Taking Rock In Opposition into difficult territory, Peter Blegvad and John Greave's song cycle is a perplexing and rewarding album blending literature with rock and jazz forms, performed in an ensemble including Carla Bley and Michael Mantler; an intricate masterwork.


Djupvik, Ola: Idiophonics

Label: FMR
Product Code: 20790
Catalog Code: FMRCD388
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $14.95



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Recorded and performed without loops, overlays or other technological aid, Norwegian drummer and composer Ola Djupvik explores his limits in a mix of European free improvisation, minimalism and contemporary composers like John Cage and Morton Feldman.


Dunmall, Paul / Tony Bianco: Autumn

Label: FMR
Product Code: 20789
Catalog Code: FMRCD392
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $14.95



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The collaboration of UK saxophonist Paul Dunmall and American ex-pat drummer Tony Bianco has at least a 15 year history, heard in these telepathic duos of free improvisation recorded at Delbury Hall, Shropshire in 2014 for 3 extended works of breathtaking playing.


Carrier, Francois / Michel Lambert: iO

Label: FMR
Product Code: 20788
Catalog Code: FMRCD384
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $14.95



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After their "Live in Russia" volumes, eloquent French Canadian saxophonist and creative drummer Michel Lambert present 9 new improvisations recorded at Resonance studios in their home town of Montreal, a tremendous dialog between these two free yet lyrical players.


Moholo-Moholo / Gjerstad / Stephens / Lonberg-Holm: Distant Groove

Label: FMR
Product Code: 20787
Catalog Code: FMRCD385
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $14.95



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Reedist Frode Gjerstad leads the multi-national quartet of Louis Moholo on drums, Nick Stephens on bass and Fred Lonberg-Holm on cello, 4 superb players in a 4-part free improvisation of animated and intertwining dialog that enthusiastically carries the listener.


Jackson, Tom / Benedict Taylor / Daniel Thompson : Hunt At The Brook

Label: FMR
Product Code: 20786
Catalog Code: FMRCD389
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $14.95



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Clarinetist Tom Jackson with two string playesr--violist Benedict Taylor and guitarist Daniel Thompson--in empathic improvisation where their individual voices permit a wide range of approaches in interactive improvisation, from fragile contemplation to active interaction.