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Hybrid Ear (Schacher / Unternahrer / Arrizabalaga): Nuda

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24756
Catalog Code: cs462
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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With discographies reaching back to the 80s, the trio of Beat Unternahrer on trombone and Furst-Pless-Horn, Jan Schacher on contrabass, objects and voice, and Pelayo Arrizabalaga, known for his reed work, on turntables and sine-generator, create 16 mostly improvised, succinct works that are influenced by free jazz, ea-improv, and sonic composition.


Rodrigues, Ernesto / Carlos Santos: Piano

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24755
Catalog Code: cs461
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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A unique take on the piano, with both participants--Ernesto Rodrigues and Carlos Santos--approaching the physical aspects of the instrument, somewhat beyond prepared piano, as the two record not just the strings but the wood, metal and most likely wheels of the instrument, creating a cantankerous display of sound that unfolds slowly; idiosyncratic and noteworthy.


Frangenheim, Alexander / Nikolaus Neuser / Richard Scott: Trialectics

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24754
Catalog Code: cs460
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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Redox: Orbitals

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24753
Catalog Code: cs459
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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The trio of Kaja Farszky on marimba & percussion, Annette Giesriegl on voice and electronics, and Katharina Klement on piano for a gripping album of free/ea improvisation, splitting the release in 3 parts from a live concert in 2015 at Sonnenhang House Concerts Series in Kumberg/Austria, and 3 parts recorded at Croatian Radio in Zagreb in 2016.


Area, David / Tomas Gris / Ernesto Rodrigues : Chorismos

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24752
Catalog Code: cs458
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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An album of patience and concentrated listening from the lowercase trio of David Area on electronics, Tomas Gris on guitar and objects, and Ernesto Rodrigues on harp and objects, each player subtly coaxing sounds out of their instruments while the electronics act as environmental ambience over which tones slowly voice, recede and occasionally punctuate.


Lisbon String Trio with Karoline Leblanc: Liames

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24751
Catalog Code: cs457
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Lisbon String Trio with Carlo Mascolo : Intonarumori

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24750
Catalog Code: cs456
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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One of six Lisbon String Trio albums, each joining the core trio of Ernesto Rodrigues on viola, Alvaro Rosso on double bass, and Miguel Mira on cello with a 4th improviser, here with trombonist Carlo Mascolo, performing live at Mira's Palace in Lisbon, Portugal for one of the most harmonically unique albums of the set as the trombone weaves in and out of the strings.


String Theory: Heptaphonies

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24749
Catalog Code: cs455
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Drawing its name from the seven members making up this string ensemble led by violist Ernesto Rodrigues, String Theory complements the concurrent Lisbon String Trio albums by magnifying concepts in freely improvised string interactions, using unusual harmonics, melodic and percussive approaches to instruments, and quickly moving quietly intense interaction.


Lisbon String Trio with Luiz Rocha: Akuanduba

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24748
Catalog Code: cs454
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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The 4th collaboration for Portugal's Lisbon String Trio of Ernesto Rodrigues on viola, Miguel Mira on cello, and Alvaro Rosso on double bass, with Brazilian clarinetist based in Barcelona Luiz Rocha, all captured live at Casa dos Bicos, Fundacao Jose Saramago, in Lisbon in 2017 for free improvisation that maintains a calm center amidst seething and commanding playing.


Suspensao: Theatron

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24732
Catalog Code: cs404
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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"In Gerald Murnane's Barley Patch, he writes of a character who, listening to music in an old timber building, would hope to find "the crowd of dust-motes that he sometimes saw swirling or drifting in a shaft of sunlight." As he listene...


Lerman, Ayelet : 7 Steps [Used Item]

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24551
Catalog Code: cs366
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $9.95



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Violist, performance, installation and sound artist Ayelet Lerman presents a meditative voyage through silence on solo viola, a sinuous and fascinating journey pairing melody and unusual harmonic strategies, with Kadima label leader Jean Claude Jones joining on double bass, one of the last sessions that he played on that instrument.


Martins, Luis Jose: Tentos - Invencoes E Encantamentos

Label: Shhpuma
Product Code: 24462
Catalog Code: SHH033CD
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $12.95



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Luis Jose Martins uses classical guitar, prepared guitar, electronics, and percussion in a solo album of incredible detail and lyrical, beautiful playing of original compositions that blend his playing with modern techniques and electronics into melodic masterpieces, performed in the natural resonance of the church of the convent of S. Bento in Avis.


Big Bold Back Bone (Marco von Orelli / Sheldon Suter / Luis Lopes: In Search Of The Emerging Species

Label: Shhpuma
Product Code: 24461
Catalog Code: SHH032CD
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $12.95



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Swiss musicians, trumpeter Marco Von Orelli and drummer Sheldon Suter and their Portuguese partners, guitarist Luis Lopes and electronics artist Travassos, in an album of unconventional collective improvisation using extended techniques in a large work of evolving, subtle interactions, magnifying sound and gesture in an engrossing sonic environment.


Vanoli, Raphael: Bibrax

Label: Shhpuma
Product Code: 24460
Catalog Code: SHH031CD
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $12.95



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Amsterdam guitarist Raphael Vanoli in a solo record of discovery, hiper-amplifying his guitar so that slight motions create forceful statements, where gently blowing on the strings creates dynamics and harmonics rarely explored, effected to create complex sonic compositions with unique, unusual and fascinating properties.


Mazurek, Rob: Rome

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 24459
Catalog Code: CF435CD
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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Rob Mazurek solo works are brilliant displays of honest, lyrical and emotional playing, here recording in Rome for Radio Roma, bringing the cornet to the foreground, starting with a piece only on the horn, then adding electronics, piano, and prepared piano for a set of ethereal and spiritual improvisations that are not bound by any specific genre.


Wooley, Nate: Knknighgh (Minimal Poetry for Aram Saroyan)

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 24458
Catalog Code: CF434CD
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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Pronounced as "knife", this new project from NY trumpeter Nate Wooley brings together Chris Pitsiokos on alto sax, Brandon Lopez on bass, and Dre Hocevar on drums in a fresh take on the concepts of free jazz, using short material composed by Wooley and based on the poetry of Aram Saroyan, used in looping and repeating structures that never sound as such.


Johnson, Max: In The West

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 24457
Catalog Code: CF439CD
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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New York bassist Max Johnson expands his piano trio of Kris Davis on piano and Mike Pride on drums with Susan Alcorn on pedal steel guitar, adding an eclectic Western flavor to overall on-point, anchored and driven modern jazz of a high order, balancing lyrical playing with moments of free collective playing, in a beautiful and extraordinary album.


Roots Magic: Last Kind Words

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 24456
Catalog Code: CF437CD
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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Deep Blues and Creative Jazz from the Italian septet Roots Magic, following up their "Hoodoo Magic" CD with another compelling album of instrumentals where the track list consists of personal renditions of Delta Blues classics (mostly Charlie Patton) played with an overtly exploratory attitude derived from the Free Jazz tradition.


Platform (Xavier Charles / Katrine Schiott / Jan Martin Gismervik / Jonas Cambien): Flux Reflux

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 24455
Catalog Code: CF436CD
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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The 2nd recorded outing of this Oslo based improvising quartet, comprised of 3 young Norwegian players -- Katrine Shiott (cello), Jan Martin Gismervik (drums), and Jonas Cambien (piano & keys) -- with French clarinetist Xavier Charles, performing subtle collective improvisation using extended techniques, eclectic percussion, and piano preparations.


LAMA + Joachim Badenhorst: Metamorphosis

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 24454
Catalog Code: CF433CD
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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A superb example of contemporary collective improvisation crossing from acoustic improvisation into electroacoustic material from the quartet of Joachim Badenhorst on clarinets, Susana Santos Silva on trumpet, Goncalo Almeida on double bass, keyboards & effects, and Greg Smith on drums & laptop, performing live at Jazzcase series Dommelhof, 2016.


Mind Games (Niescier / Maroney / Ilgenfritz / Drury): Ephemera Obscura

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 24453
Catalog Code: CF432CD
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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A unconventional yet lyrical album of creative jazz from the New York quartet of Angelika Niescier on alto sax, Denman Maroney on hyperpiano, James Ilgenfritz on contrabass, and Andrew Drury on percussion, Maroney's piano preparations and Drury's objects complementing complex time signatures and intricate notated materials that yield lush, beautiful music.


Kokotob (Taiko Saito / Niko Meinhold / Tobias Schirmer): Flying Heart

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 24452
Catalog Code: CF431CD
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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Japanese vibraphonist and marimba player Taiko Saito is a contemporary classical player well established in the field of improv, joined by long-time collaborator, pianist Niko Meinhold, and here expanded with Tobias Schirmer on clarinet and bass clarinet for an album that uses solid compositional foundations for lyrical and contemplative modern music.


Parzen-Johnson, Jonah: I Try To Remember Where I Come

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 24451
Catalog Code: CF430CD
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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Chicago born, Brooklyn-based saxophonist Jonah Parzen-Johnson performs live at The Bunker on baritone saxophone, accompanying himself on analog synthesizer, using arpeggiated and repeating structures over which he improvises lyrical work using extended techniques including circular breathing, multiphonics, and overtones to great effect.


Rua, Vitor and The Metaphysical Angels: Do Androids Dream of Electric Guitars? [2CDs]

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 24450
Catalog Code: CF429CD
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $19.95



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A central figure in the Portuguese creative music scene, from the pop group GNR to free improv in Telectu to contemporary composition, guitarist Vitor Rua presents a 2-CD album, one multi-tracking solo in complex and astonishing ways, and the 2nd playing the same scores with his group The Metaphysical Angels of top figures in the Portuguese avant jazz scene.


Revis, Eric: Sing Me Some Cry

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 24448
Catalog Code: CF428CD
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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Double Bassist Eric Revis expands his concepts in this outstanding album with fellow New Yorkers, pianist Kris Davis and drummer Chad Taylor, and Chicago reedist Ken Vandermark on tenor saxophone, with all four players providing compositions that push the limit on structure and form while opening up the players to superb soloing settings of great modern jazz.


Punkt3 (Pfister / Punkt / Oliveras): Ordnung Herrscht [Used Item]

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 24390
Catalog Code: CF384CD
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $9.95



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Led by bassist Noah Punkt, this young Leipzig-Zurich improvising trio with drummer Ramon Oliveras and saxophonist Tobias Pfister blend an unusual sense of humor into serious free jazz, with strange asides or layers of sound punctuating superb and energetic playing.


Noble, Steve / Kristoffer Berre Alberts: Coldest Second Yesterdays [Used Item]

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 24388
Catalog Code: CF380CD
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $9.95



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London master drummer Steve Noble (Rip Rig and Panic, Derek Bailey), a mainstay on the scene for decades, with Scandinavian free improvising saxophonist Kristoffer Berre Alberts (Cortex, Saka, Starlite Motel) for a live album of uproariously driven, skronky free jazz.


Hocevar, Dre (Hocevar / Pluta / Tevis / Qu / Rasmussen / Corren / Clarke / St. Louis / Fraser): Tra

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 24382
Catalog Code: CF393CD
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $9.95



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An expansive album blending acoustic and electronic instruments in unique ways, creating a tapestry of sound as a framework for creative improvisation, composed by drummer Dre Hocevar & performed in an ensemble that includes some of New York's finest young improvisers.


Dresser, Mark Seven (Mitchell / Ehrlich / Boroff / Dessen / White / Black): Sedimental You [Used

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 24379
Catalog Code: CF 385CD
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $9.95



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Downtown NY scene pioneering bassist, currently on the West Coast, Mark Dresser presents an album of original compositions performed with an amazing septet including Marty Ehrlich, Jim Black, Joshua White, Michael Dessen, David Morales Borof, and Nicole Mitchell.


Gorilla Mask (Van Huffel / Fidezius / Fischerlehner): Iron Lung [Used Item]

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 24365
Catalog Code: CF402CD
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $9.95



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Hard-edged and tightly controlled free jazz from the trio of Peter Van Huffel on alto sax, Roland Fidezius on electric bass, and Rudi Fischerlehner on drums, blending jazz & punk sensibilities in works with great technical twists and turns over savagely lyrical music.


Hasselberg, Joao / Pedro Branco: From Order To Chaos [Used Item]

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 24364
Catalog Code: CF419CD
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $9.95



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Primarily a bass and guitar duo between Portugese natives Joao Hasselberg, on double bass and electric, and electric guitarist Pedro Branco, here in their second album together of delicately sophisticated string improvisations, joined by a a great set of collaborators to expand the duo to trio and quartet.


Carneiro, Pedro: Improbable Transgressions [Used Item]

Label: Sirr.ecords
Product Code: 24339
Catalog Code: sirr 0028
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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Gratkowski, Frank / Udo Schindler: Sounding Dialectics

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24307
Catalog Code: cs281
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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"Now, two duos with the participation of Udo Schindler, German multi-instrumentalist who has been paying particular attention to bass and bass variants of the clarinet, but also uses the soprano saxophone and, in "Empty Pigenhole", the ...


Tamura, Natsuki / Alexander Frangenheim: Nax

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24306
Catalog Code: cs280
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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An impressive, creative, startling meeting between Japanese trumpeter Natuki Tamura and German double bassist Alexander Frangenheim, taking Tamura out of his more typical structured improv and Frangenhemin into more active and agressive styles than his Creative Sources output; a great album reminding just how fun and awe inspiring free improvised music can be.


Frangenheim, Alexander : Talk For A Listener

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24304
Catalog Code: cs278
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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"We've written about Frangenheim before, whether playing solo, as on "The Knife Again", or in duo with trumpeter Natsuki Tamura on "Nax". On "Talk For A Listener", he goes far beyond conventions, getting rid of any foothold 'a listener"...


Duthoit, Isabelle / Alexander Frangenheim / Roger Turner : Kochuu

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24302
Catalog Code: cs276
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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"Back in July, I mentioned Skulking in the Big House from a quartet led by Alexander Frangenheim, and Frangenheim continues to release albums on Creative Sources, including more recently Kochuu, featuring French vocalist Isabelle Duthoit...


Lisbon String Trio with Blaise Siwula : K'ampokol Che K'aay

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24275
Catalog Code: cs453
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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One of the most active albums from the set of Lisbon String Trio (plus one) albums released in 2017, saxophonist Blaise Siwula brings a unique virtuosity to this live album from Galeria Monumental in Lisbon, prompting at times a chamber jazz feeling, alongside very free improvisation with impressive transitions from spacious to highly detailed playing.


Lisbon String Trio with Etienne Brunet: Telepathie

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24274
Catalog Code: cs452
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Portugal's Lisbon String Trio with Ernesto Rodrigues on viola, Miguel Mira on cello, and Alvaro Rosso on double bass, in a series of releases adding one additional improviser, here joined by Etienne Brunet on soprano saxophone, for two extended improvisations of active counterpoint and beautiful open sections, an excellent and rousing collaboration.


Un Coup de Des (Barriere / Sainz): Volcan Evaporado

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24273
Catalog Code: cs451
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Two women in a duo of voice and amplified objects, Lali Barrier using a variety of devices that are clearly micro-amplifed and mixed in performance, as Marta Sainz intones vocal sounds, never speaking but creating innuendo and drama at a cautious pace, allowing Barrier's objects to interact, creating an unusual sonic environment of unpredictable and interesting discourse.


Rodrigues, Ernesto / Guilherme Rodrigues / Alexander Frangenheim: Underwater Music

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24272
Catalog Code: cs450
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Like the Lisbon String Trio, this trio explores strings in a viola, cello and double bass trio configuration, from Creative Sources core players Ernesto Rodrigues, Guilherme Rodrigues, and Alexander Frangenheim, exploring a classic trio concept towards new expressions and boundaries, through spritely interaction and sonic expedition.


Muche, Matthias / Ernesto Rodrigues / Nicola L. Hein / Miguel Mira / Carlos Santo: Klang

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24271
Catalog Code: cs449
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Recorded in Lisbon, Creative Sources core performers Ernesto Rodrigues on viola, Miguel Mira on cello and Carlos Santos on synthesizer are joined by renowned German free improviser Matthias Muche on trombone and Cologne based guitarist Nicola L. Hein for two extended improvisations of actively subdued dialog that ebb and flow in commanding ways.


Isotope Ensemble: Yttrium

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24270
Catalog Code: cs448
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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An incredible example of Creative Sources/Ernesto Rodrigues' large electroacoustic ensembles, blending acoustic and electronic sources in slow moving and subtle improvised works of a large scale, here with 12 musicians layering string, brass, keys, percussion, synth and computer into a mysterious harmonic and hallucinatory convergence of powerful intention.


Rodiguez, Manolo : Trampantojos

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24269
Catalog Code: cs447
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Portuguese guitarist Manolo Rodriguez chose these 9 pieces from about 8 hours of improvised music, recorded on a Gibson acoustic guitar with piezo microphones on various parts of the guitar, passed through effects and finally controlled by a mixer, intended as a tribute to "the sense of sight as an intermediary of thought, and to artists who, with their eyes, have changed the world."


L'Ensemble Instable : L'Ennui

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24268
Catalog Code: cs446
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Rodrigues, Ernesto / Carlos Costa / Manolo Rodriguez: Macaronesia

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24267
Catalog Code: cs445
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Rodrigues, Ernesto / Yedo Gibson / Miguel Mira / Luís Lopes / Vasco Trilla : Nepenthes Hibrida

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24266
Catalog Code: cs444
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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"[...] Trilla fits agreeably into the Creative Sources aesthetic, which values collective mood-building over individual displays of prowess. Nepenthes Hibrida was recorded live a few days before Christmas 2016, and features Trilla, viol...


Bayer, Marcel-li : Niketrchrin

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24265
Catalog Code: cs443
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Lebegue, Francois / Guillaume Gargaud / Ernesto Rodrigues / Eduardo Chagas : Sound Bridge

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24264
Catalog Code: cs442
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Bulliphant: Hightailing

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24263
Catalog Code: cs441
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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"Although some improvisers deny that one of the main parameters that they deal in their projects is the language, this almost always ends (I would say until always) to happen. The interest of the music that results depends on what they ...


Rodrigues, Ernesto / Guilherme Rodrigues / Andre Hencleeday / Carlos Santos: Infinite Series

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24262
Catalog Code: cs440
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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