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Coombes, Nigel / Steve Beresford: White String's Attached (1979)

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 18775
Catalog Code: 5032
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $13.56



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These 1979 duo concert performances from violinist Nigel Coomes and pianist Steve Beresford were generally considered at the time to be the most significant advance in violin & piano music for around 200 years.


Lacy, Steve: Avignon and After - 2 (1972-7) Volume 2

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 18774
Catalog Code: 5031
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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The second volume of Steve Lacy's solo soprano saxophone concerts, starting off with the three short versions of Billy Strayhorn tunes which opened his first solo concert at Avignon in 1972.


Wastell, Mark: Caressed On The Brow By Unseen Hands

Label: Confront
Product Code: 18757
Catalog Code: ccs 23
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $13.95



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This long overdue re-issue celebrates the unique encounter of eleven like-minded musicians from Japan, England, Wales, Germany, Basque Country & Norway, brought together in the studio for one day only for this daytime recording session followed by an evening concert.


Sealed Knot, The: All Angels

Label: Confront
Product Code: 18756
Catalog Code: ccs 21
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $13.95



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The 1st official recording of ea-improv trio The Sealed Knot (Burkhard Beins (percussion), Rhodri Davies (harp) and Mark Wastell (violincello)) is this live concert from All Angels Church, London in 2000, part of a series of collaborations between London and Berlin improvisers.


Sealed Knot, The: Surface/Plane

Label: Confront
Product Code: 18755
Catalog Code: ccs 20
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $13.95



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Listed as one of The Wire's Top 10 Improvised Music Records in 2003, this reissue of The Sealed Knots Meniscus release presents two live 2001 concerts in the UK from the subtlely sophisticated trio of UK & Berlin artists Mark Wastell, Burkhard Beins, and Rhodri Davies.


Oceans of Silver & Blood: Oceans of Silver & Blood

Label: Confront
Product Code: 18754
Catalog Code: ccs 19
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $13.95



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The debut release of the duo of Joachim Nordwall on modular synth and Mark Wastell on tam tam performing two tonal drones that blends rich cymbal sonics entwined with dark, slowly evolving synthetics.


Nordwall, Joachim: Concert

Label: Confront
Product Code: 18752
Catalog Code: ccs 15
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $13.95



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Skull Defekts member and a part of Ocean Of Silver And Blood, Joachim Nordwal is captured in a 2008 concert in Oslo for this 17 minute lo-fi set of textured sound work, a grainy drone of howling sound.


Ist (Davies / Fell / Wastell): Consequences (of Time and Place)

Label: Confront
Product Code: 18751
Catalog Code: ccs 25
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $12.60



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ist (The Improvising String Trio) of Rhodri Davies (harp), Simon H. Fell (bass) and Mark Wastell (violincello) performing at The Natural Music Club in London, 1997, using unorthodox techniques in indeterminate systems and free improvisation for fascinating results.


Davies, Angharad : Six Studies

Label: Confront
Product Code: 18750
Catalog Code: ccs 26
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $13.95



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Six unorthodox sketches for acoustic violin, focusing on advanced techniques and preparations including a plastic peg, a spring, and a nail file, from London based Angharad Davies, recording live improvisations at Goldsmiths University.


Bailey, Derek / Trevor Watts / John Stevens: Dynamics of the Impromptu

Label: FMR
Product Code: 18697
Catalog Code: 360-0913
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $14.95



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Live recordings from 1973-74 from the trio of drummer John Stevens, guitarist Derek Bailey, and saxophonist Trevor Watts, dynamic works performed "impromptu" with a wealth of ideas as these innovators demonstrate the skills that helped define them as masterful players.


N.E.W. (Noble / Edwards / Ward): Motion [VINYL]

Label: Dancing Wayang
Product Code: 18692
Catalog Code: DWR008
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $26.95



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The London power jazz trio of Steve Noble on drums, John Edwards on double bass and Alex Ward on electric guitar, powerful and exhilarating free improvisation from a trio who for more than 10 years have developed a unique sound that blurs the lines of jazz & rock.


Wire, The: #360 February 2014 [MAGAZINE]

Label: The Wire
Product Code: 18672
Catalog Code: WIRE 360
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $8.04



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February 2014 issue of the UKs excellent new music magazine, with Jandek on the cover, plus Stefan Jaworzyn; Russell Haswell; Visionist; Noise Above Noise; Hannah Rickards; David Grubbs; &c. &c.


Wire, The: #361 March 2014 [MAGAZINE]

Label: The Wire
Product Code: 18671
Catalog Code: WIRE 361
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $8.00



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March 2014 issue with Actress on the cover, part two of David Keenan's exclusive interview with Jande; Michael E Veal provides a user's guide to the recordings of art music master Steve Lacy, plus reviews, on location, &c &c.


Splatter with Rafal Mazur: cloudseed

Label: Citystream
Product Code: 18594
Catalog Code: 00106
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $12.95



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Splatter's 3rd CD resulted from a meeting between the London-based quartet Splatter (Noel Taylor-clarinet; Anna Kaluza-sax; Tom Greenhalgh-drums; Pedro Velasco-electric guitar) and Polish bassist Rafal Mazur after their successful collaboration at Cafe Oto in 2010.


Davis, Matt / Phil Durrant / Mark Wastell: Confront Collectors Series

Label: Confront
Product Code: 18593
Catalog Code: ccs 24
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $13.95



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Re-issue of one of the earliest Confront releases, the trio of trumpeter Matt Davis, violinist Phil Durrant and cellist Mark Wastell performing subtle and sophisticated free improvisation at St. Michael's and All Angels church, Chiswick, London in 2000.


Bystrov, Vlady / Helen Bledsoe / Alexey Lapin: Trioloque

Label: Leo
Product Code: 18590
Catalog Code: LEO 663
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $15.45



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A passionate record of open improvised music from the trio of reedist Vlady Bystrov, flutist Helen Bledsoe and pianist Alexey Lapin, merging improvised and post-modern classical music in unique ways to tell an organic story that surprises and delights.


Wire, The: #359 January 2014 [MAGAZINE]

Label: The Wire
Product Code: 18581
Catalog Code: WIRE 359
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $7.96



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Wire's annual survey of the past 12 months, including their Top 50 Releases, Top 50 Archive Releases, and commentary from Simon Reynolds, Clive Bell, Agata Pyzik, &c. &c.


Miller's, Harry Isipingo: Different Times, Different Places

Label: Ogun
Product Code: 18508
Catalog Code: OGCD 041
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $15.95



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An amazing band led by bassist Harry Miller, representing some of the finest players in the 70s London improv scene, 3 tracks from the studio and 3 live at the '76 Chateauvallon Jazz Festival, with Louis Moholo-Moholo, Chris McGregor, Mike Osborne, Keith Tippett, &c. &c.


Watts / Weston / Sanders / Edwards: Hear Now: A Film by Mark French [DVD]

Label: FMR
Product Code: 18469
Catalog Code: 5-1013
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $14.95



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Mark French filmed two concerts in Lewes and at the Hasting Jazz Club of the quartet of saxophonist Trevor Watts, pianist Veryan Weston, drummer Mark Sanders, and bassist John Edwards, plust Trevor Watts' Moire Music Drum Orchestra.


Shetland Improvisers Orchestra: First Steps

Label: FMR
Product Code: 18468
Catalog Code: FMR 362-0913
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $14.95



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The 1st release from this collective directed by Raymond MacDonald on sax and George Burt on drums (GIO), presenting work from workshop sessions and a complete set from the 2012 Glasgow Improvisers Festival, 6 unique and sometimes eccentric works, including a piece for Lol Coxhill.


Mendoza, Enrique: Below Sea Level

Label: FMR
Product Code: 18467
Catalog Code: FMR 363-1013
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $11.96



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Six works recorded in Amsterdam from electric guitarist Enrique Mendoza, performed by himself or saxophonist Boglarka Nagy, or flutist Jos Zwaanenburg, each track featuring live electronics.


Natura Morta (Ali / Loriot / Costa): Decay

Label: FMR
Product Code: 18466
Catalog Code: FMR 361-0914
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $14.95



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This Brooklyn-based trio for viola, bass, and drums is dedicated to exploreing musical structures and relationships through collective all-acoustic improvisation, with recordings on Prom Night, Edible Onion and FMR records.


Glasgow Improvisers Orchestra & George Lewis: Artificial Life 2007

Label: FMR
Product Code: 18465
Catalog Code: FMR 366-1013
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $14.95



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The large Glasgow Improvisers Orchestra, led by Raymond MacDonald, met trombonist George Lewis in 2012 at CCA in Glasgow to record this two part work based on a set of instructions presented graphically, plus an extended free improvisation.


Gjerstad, Frode / Luis Conte: Mirrors Edges

Label: FMR
Product Code: 18464
Catalog Code: FMR 365-1013
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $14.95



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Two reed players, Frode Gjerstad from Norway and Luis Conte from Buenos Aires, in studio recordings of improvised interactions using unusual and extended techniques through eleven short and incisive tracks.


Red Dhal Sextet (Jeffery / Schubert / Dunmall / Schlippenbach / Majkowski / Dimitriadis): Red Dhal S

Label: FMR
Product Code: 18463
Catalog Code: FMR 364-1014
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $14.95



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Bringing together masterful players Paul Dunmall (sax), Hilary Jeffery (trombone), Alexander Von Schlippenbach (piano), Paul Schuber (sax), Mike Majkowski (bass), and Yorgos Dimitriadis (drums) for a studio release of incredibly well-balanced and insightful improvisation.


Dunmall, Paul / Philip Gibbs / Trevor Taylor: New Atmospheres

Label: FMR
Product Code: 18462
Catalog Code: FMR 345-1112
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $14.95



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Saxophonist & flutist Paul Dunmall continues his Atmospheres series with these 3 varied improvisations performed with Philip Gibbs on electroacoustic guitar and Trevor Taylor on acoustic and electronic percussion.


Cassiber: The Cassiber Box [6 CDs, 1 DVD and Book]

Label: Recommended Records
Product Code: 18451
Catalog Code: ReRCBOX
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $83.95



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A 6 CD/DVD box set of the 1980s UK/Euro improvising rock band Cassiber, an amazing band merging experimental rock, fringe jazz, punk, pop, plunderphonics, improvisation, & musique concrete with an energetic and complex form of studio composition - superb!


Cusack, Peter: Favourite Sounds of Berlin

Label: Recommended Records
Product Code: 18450
Catalog Code: ReRPC5
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $15.95



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Site recordings from Berlin by audio explorer Peter Cusack, documenting evocative locations throughout the city based on an inquiry into Berlin resident's favorite sounds, with a booklet detailing the 31 recordings and the scope of the project.


Parker, Evan / John Edwards / Mark Sanders: The Two Seasons

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 18439
Catalog Code: 4202
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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Two very live performances - one from the winter and one from the summer - recorded at the Vortex in London by this finely interlocked saxophone / double bass / percussion trio of London improvisers Evan Parker, John Edwards, and Mark Sanders.


Hug, Charlotte: Neuland

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 18437
Catalog Code: 4085
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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For her second solo album, Charlotte Hug concentrates on solo viola without any electronics in a series of pieces inspired by a then-recent visit to London, showing her strong musical personality and original extended techniques in a solo recital unlike any other.


Rutherford, Paul: Chicago 2002

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 18435
Catalog Code: 4082
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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Rutherford's appearance at Chicago's Empty Bottle Festival in 2002, his first visit to the US as a lead performer, performing this incredible 31 minute trombone solo, and then organising a septet with Jeb Bishop, Lol Coxhill, Mats Gustafsson, Fred Lonberg-Holm, Kent Kessler & Kjell Nordeson.


Spontaneous Music Orchestra: Mouthpiece

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 18419
Catalog Code: 4039
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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Outrageous sounds produced by a workshop orchestra directed by John Stevens - an SME-type improvisation; instrumental & vocal drones; a mechanically rhythmic yet unpredictable piece; and an all-out improv featuring non-vocal mouth sounds, vocal sounds & instruments.


Spontaneous Music Ensemble: Low Profile

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 18410
Catalog Code: 4031
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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The 1977 Derby concert performance by the SME quartet with John Stevens (percussion, cornet, voice), Nigel Coombes (violin), Colin Wood (cello) & Roger Smith (guitar), with a tribute to Anton Webern, plus concert recordings as a trio.


Parker, Evan / Paul Rutherford / Hans Schneider / Paul Lytton: Waterloo 1985

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 18409
Catalog Code: 4030
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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An hour long free improvisation by Evan Parker (saxophones), Paul Rutherford (trombone), Hans Schneider (double bass) & Paul Lytton (percussion & live electronics) performing at Le Festival Jazz et Musiques Improvisees, Waterloo, Belgium in 1985.


Butcher, John / Phil Durrant / John Russell: The Scenic Route

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 18408
Catalog Code: 4029
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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1999 release of the trio of John Butcher on soprano & tenor sax, Phil Durrant on violin, and John Russell on guitar, meticulous improvisation using outrageous technique, "unorthodox thematic development and off-center interplay which at times is odd and surreal".


Bailey, Derek: Fairly Early with Postscripts

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 18406
Catalog Code: 4027
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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"Fairly Early With Postscripts is meant to be a scrapbook of Derek Bailey's activities from 1971 to 1998. Most of the material included on this CD had been previously released on hard-to-find LPs (mostly on the label Emanem) and f...


Spontaneous Music Orchestra: For You To Share

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 18402
Catalog Code: 4023
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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Concert and studio recordings of peace music organised by John Stevens for himself and Trevor Watts with numerous workshop musicians and audience people on saxophones, percussion and voices mostly contributing a flexible drone.


Parker, Evan / Barry Guy / Paul Lytton: At The Vortex

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 18401
Catalog Code: 4022
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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Performing live at London's The Vortex in 1996, two extended exuberant improvisations from the trio of Evan Parker on tenor & soprano sax, Barry Guy on double bass, and Paul Lytton on drums & percussion, perhaps the most ferocious and relaxed example of this trio on record.


Rutherford, Paul: The Gentle Harm of the Bourgeoisie

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 18399
Catalog Code: 4019
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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A reissue of Emanem 3305 (3403) with extra material from the same sessions from free improvising trombonist Paul Rutherford recorded in 1974, presenting a then-rare example of the instrument and approaches that were avant, humorous, technical, and amazingly inventive.


Spontaneous Music Ensemble: Hot & Cold Heroes

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 18395
Catalog Code: 4008
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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The longest lasting and most controversial edition of the SME was that featuring John Stevens (percussion, cornet, voice) with two vastly under-rated acoustic musicians: Nigel Coombes (violin) & Roger Smith (guitar); plus 3 concerts from 1980 and 1991.


Harada Condanction Ensemble, Masashi: Enterprising Mass of Cilia

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 18385
Catalog Code: 4108
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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Following the success of "Enter the Continent", Masashi Harada dance-conducts a somewhat larger group of mostly Boston-based musicians, including Greg Kelley and Bhob Rainey, among others.


Eichenberger's Domino, Markus: Concept for Orchestra

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 18383
Catalog Code: 4084
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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Markus Eichenberger directs his fellow artists to change what they are doing, but does not dictate what they do next, leaving ample room for an unpredictable performance that was many transformations.


Lunge (Brand / Durrant / Sanders / Thomas): Strong Language

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 18382
Catalog Code: 4079
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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The entire Bimhuis concert from 2002 as well as two studio tracks from 2000 by the improvising quartet of Gail Brand (trombone), Phil Durrant (electronics, violin), Pat Thomas (electronics, piano) and Mark Sanders (percussion).


Brand / Perkis / Robair / Shiurba / Sperry: Supermodel Supermodel

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 18381
Catalog Code: 4126
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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Trombonist Gail Brand plays as part of a duo, trio, quartet and quintet in 13 improvised pieces that were recorded during three visits to San Francisco.


Riley, Howard: Two Is One

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 18380
Catalog Code: 4127
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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For the first time in 25 years, Howard Riley overdubs a piano by recording one part as if he were playing a solo and the immediately overdubbing the second part, resulting in nine improvisations and a jazz tribute to Monk.


Nicols, Maggie / Caroline Kraabel / Charlotte Hug: Transitions

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 18379
Catalog Code: 4068
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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The excellent trio of Maggie Nicols (voice), Caroline Kraabel (saxophone, voice) and Charlotte Hug (viola) record a set of improvisation just a month after performing at the Freedom of the City Festival.


Rutherford, Paul and Paul Rogers: Rogues

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 18378
Catalog Code: 4007
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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An excellent concert recording of great improvisers Paul Rutherford and Paul Rogers playing trombone and double bass duos and solos live in Birmingham.


Perelman, Ivo / Matthew Shipp / Whit Dickey / Gerald Cleaver: Enigma

Label: Leo
Product Code: 18340
Catalog Code: LEO 683
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $15.45



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The inquisitive nature of saxophonist Perelman searches for denser forms of expression with pianist Matthew Shipp and two drummers - Whit Dickey and Gerald Cleaver - allowing intense rhythmic playing over which Perelman's expressive voice slurs and shines.


Perelman, Ivo / Matthew Shipp / Mat Maneri: A Violent Dose Of Anything

Label: Leo
Product Code: 18339
Catalog Code: LEO 681
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $15.45



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Saxophonist Ivo Perelman leads the trio of pianist Matthew Shipp and violist Mat Maneri in a soundtrack commissioned by Brazilian film director Gustavo Galvao for his feature film of the same name, performed by the trio as they improvised to the film on screen.


Fazio, Enrico Critical Mass: Shibui

Label: Leo
Product Code: 18338
Catalog Code: LEO 678
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $15.45



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Double bassist and balafonist Enrico Fazio leads this 9-piece band, here in their 3rd Leo release, demonstrating his unique approach to harmony and melody through sometimes dense but always accessible and compelling compositions.