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Collusion Duo (Nick Smith / Mark Wastell): Refraction

Label: Confront
Product Code: 23303
Catalog Code: ccs 75
Country: UK
 
Price: $13.95



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Violinist and percussionist Nick Smith, having access to St. Mary's Church at Great Baddow for music performance and rehearsals, made his first use of the space in 1996 in a duo with Mark Wastell on violincello, preparations and percussion, where they used the acoustics of the church to enhance their detailed and absorbing improvisations.


Wadham, Rachael / Philippe Lenglet / Bruno Duplant: everydayisagoodday

Label: Confront
Product Code: 23302
Catalog Code: ccs 74
Country: UK
 
Price: $13.95



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Starting from John Cage's Zen quote--"Every day is a good day"--the trio of Rachael Wadham on piano, Philippe Lenglet on acoustic guitar and cithar (a type of harp), and contrabass, recorded these improvisations approaching their instruments not for melodies but as tools for experimentation, from which this trio finds a wealth of inventive sound.


Sun Ra & His Solar Arkestra: I Roam The Cosmos [VINYL]

Label: Art Yard
Product Code: 23254
Catalog Code: ARTYARD 2021LP
Country: UK
 
Price: $26.95



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An unreleased, previously unheard live session of Sun Ra with his 18 piece Solar Arkestra recorded at Slug's Saloon in New York in 1972, performing the title track along with "Discipline 27-II", a large work and a "poetic journey to the outer limits of planetary awareness".


Peacock, Annette & Paul Bley: Dual Unity

Label: Bamboo
Product Code: 23248
Catalog Code: BAM 7018LP
Country: UK
 
Price: $23.95



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Reissuing the debut album by vocalist Annette Peacock and pianist Paul Bley recorded during their first European tour in 1970, in a quartet with compatriots Mario Pavone on bass and Laurence Cook on drums, Bley using an early Moog synthesizer; unique and original avant jazz.


Chrysakis, Thanos / Christian Kobi / Christian Skjodt / Zsolt Sores : Carved Water

Label: Aural Terrains
Product Code: 23245
Catalog Code: TRRN1035
Country: Greece/UK
 
Price: $15.95



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Using principles similar to Pauline Oliveros' Deep Listening, the quartet of Thanos Chrysakis, Christian Kobi, Christian Skjodt, and Zsolt Sores use acoustic and electronic instruments in carefully developed improvisations based around dynamics, densities & textures.


Bernocchi, Eraldo / Prakash Sontakke : Invisible Strings

Label: Rarenoise Records
Product Code: 23242
Catalog Code: RNR-CD-069
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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Experimental musician-producer-sound designer Eraldo Bernocchi joins Indian slide guitar master Prakash Sontakke for a sublimely developing album of rhythm and slide guitar, an evocative album of strong melodies and subtle playing with influences from the East and West.


Cremaschi, George / Irene Kepl / Petr Vrba: Resonators

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 23227
Catalog Code: at104
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.36



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Acoustic instruments and feedback devices in old stone spaces, rich multi-layered music recorded during a residency in the Czech Republic by the trio of George Cremaschi (double bass and electronics), Irene Kepl (violin and electronics) and Petr Vrba (trumpet, clarinet and electronics).


d'incise / Cristian Alvear: Appalachian Anatolia (14th Century)

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 23226
Catalog Code: at103
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.36



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A composition for solo 'modified guitar' from Swiss composer d'incise peformed by guitarist Cristian Alvear, music "at the confluence of sound, melody and rhythm. Something quiet but somehow driven by a pulse, existing somewhere between the electroacoustic and the tonal conceptions of music."


d'Angiolini, Giuliano : Cantilena

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 23225
Catalog Code: at102
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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Six chamber works by the Paris-based Italian composer Giuliano d Angiolini, following his Edition Rz release by presenting more examples of Giuliano's careful and particular use of indeterminate elements in a series of compositions that are musically exquisite.


Boon, Dante / Jurg Frey: clarinet (and piano)

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 23224
Catalog Code: at101
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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Three beautifully delicate works for Jurg Frey's clarinet, composed by the Amsterdam-based Wandelweiser composer/pianist Dante Boon, who has collaborated with Frey for several years and who accompanies Jurg on two of the pieces.


Tilbury, John / John Lely / Dirar Kalash & Christian Wolff: Seaside

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 23223
Catalog Code: at100
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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1st recordings of John Tilbury playing clavichord, recorded on his own instrument at his home, combined with improvised trios for clavichord, oud (played by Dirar Kalash) and John Lely's distinctive low-key electronics, plus compositions by Christian Wolff & John Lely.


Jerman / Salis / Sanna: KIO GE

Label: Confront
Product Code: 23217
Catalog Code: ccs 72
Country: UK
 
Price: $13.95



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A collaboration between American sound artist Jeph Jerman and Italian percussionists Paolo Sanna and Giacomo Salis, twelve intriguing short improvisations using extended techniques and lowercase approaches that include minimal textures, field recordings, abstract atmospheres and organic sounds.


Shiroishi, Patrick : Ima

Label: Confront
Product Code: 23216
Catalog Code: ccs 71
Country: UK
 
Price: $13.95



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US West Coast multi-instrumentalist Patrick Shiroishi performs an unorthodox set at 2575 Mission in Los Angeles, California, using alto saxophone, bells, electric toothbrush, ipod, pie tin, spoons, tape player, and voice to create a yearning work expressing the frustration of longing and estrangement.


Fell, Simon H. : Le Bruit de la Musique

Label: Confront
Product Code: 23215
Catalog Code: ccs 70
Country: UK
 
Price: $13.95



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The French Le Bruit de la Musique festival is run by Le Quan Ninh and Martine Altenburger, who invited Simon H. Fell to perform a solo set on the doublebass, the result being this fantastic album that takes the largest of bass instruments through an astonishing array of approaches enhanced by the acoustics of the church of Toulx-Sainte-Croix.


Parker Woods, Seth: asinglewordisnotenough

Label: Confront
Product Code: 23214
Catalog Code: ccs 69
Country: UK
 
Price: $13.95



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Violinist Seth Parker Woods presents four extraordinary compositions, the first for solo cello and voice from Edward Hamel, and then one work each for cello and electronics from Michael Clarke, George Lewis, and Pierre Alexandre Tremblay, each sophisticated, suprising, and beautifully executed pieces taking the cello into unique creative territory.


Previte, Bobby: Mass [VINYL 2 LPs]

Label: Rarenoise Records
Product Code: 23207
Catalog Code: RNR072LP
Country: UK
 
Price: $29.95



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Drummer Bobby Previte's "Mass" is based on heavy electrified rearrangements of 15th century composer Guillaume Dufay's "Missa Sancti Jacobi", performed by The Rose Ensemble, Stephen O'Malley, Don McGreevy, Mike Gamble and Jamie Saft, Marco Benevento, and Reed Mathis.


Butcher, John / Thomas Lehn / Matthew Shipp: Tangle

Label: Fataka
Product Code: 23205
Catalog Code: 14
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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After "Exta", where saxophonist John Butcher and electronics artist Thomas Lehn met with pianist John Tilbury, the duo now meet with New York pianist Matthew Shipp for a distinct improvisational entanglement of Butcher's dense streams, Lehn's rich sound floor, and Shipp's thick repetitions.


Sun Ra / Merzbow: Strange City [VINYL]

Label: Cold Spring Records
Product Code: 23059
Catalog Code: CSR 229LP
Country: UK
 
Price: $21.95



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Blurring the lines between Sun Ra's avant jazz and Merzbow's approach to noise, these pieces are based on rare and unreleased tracks authorized by the Sun Ra archive, worked into compositions that morph and micro-inspect each track into something unique and outer-worldly.


Borbetomagus: The Eastcote Studios Session [VINYL]

Label: Dancing Wayang
Product Code: 23051
Catalog Code: DWR 011LP
Country: UK
 
Price: $23.95



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A rare studio album from the aggressive and influential free improv trio Borbetomagus of saxophonists Jim Sauter & Don Dietrich and guitarist Donald Miller, recorded in London in 2014, and described by Sauter himself as "unlike anything we've ever recorded before".


Hawkins, Alexander Ensemble: No Now Is So

Label: FMR
Product Code: 23024
Catalog Code: FMRCD270-0209
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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Unusual instrumentation and a very diverse set of improvising backgrounds from pianist Alexander Hawkins Ensemble, with Orphy Robinson on steel pan, Otto Fischer on electric guitar, Dominic Lash on double bass, Hannah Marshall on cello, and Javier Carmona on drums.


McPhee, Joe / Ingebrigt Haker Flaten: Bricktop

Label: Trost Records
Product Code: 22962
Catalog Code: TROST 157CD
Country: UK
 
Price: $16.95



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Live recordings at Sugar Maple/Okka Fest in 2015 from the duo of saxophonist Joe McPhee on tenor & soprano, and double bassist Ingebrigt Haker Flaten, in a set dedicated to Paris jazz singer and club owner Ada Beatrice Queen Victoria Louise Virginia Smith, aka Bricktop.


McPhee, Joe / Raymond Boni: Live From The Magic City (Birmingham, Alabama)

Label: Trost Records
Product Code: 22961
Catalog Code: TROST 151CD
Country: UK
 
Price: $16.95



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During the 80s, free jazz saxophonist Joe McPhee teamed up with French guitarist Raymond Boni to perform and release albums; this live concert at the University of Alabama is from that period, an excellent example instant composition inspired by Eric Dolphy.


Kurzmann, Christof / Mats Gustafsson: Falling And Five Other Failings

Label: Trost Records
Product Code: 22700
Catalog Code: TROST 154CD
Country: UK
 
Price: $16.95



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Two versatile and innovative improvisers, Mats Gustafsson on saxophones and Christof Kurzmann on electronics and voice, extracted improvisations recorded in the studio to create the 7 parts of this rich, pulse-based and intensely understated work about Falling and Failing.


Schubert, Frank Paul / Rudi Fischerlehner: Willing Suspension of Disbelief

Label: Not Applicable
Product Code: 22691
Catalog Code: NOT034
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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Long-time collaborators and compatriots Frank Paul Schubert on soprano sax and Rudi Fischerlehner on drums and percussion recorded these intricate and engaging improvisations in their shared studio in Berlin, presented as a live album, unedited and in the order performed.


Chase, Brian / Andrea Parkins: Avalanche of Routes

Label: Confront
Product Code: 22688
Catalog Code: ccs 67
Country: UK
 
Price: $13.95



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The NY duo of accordionist Andrea Parkins, using self-designed virtual instruments, field recordings, everyday objects and small instruments, and drummer Brian Chase, applying guitar pedals to his percussion, create fascinating sculpted works of electroacoustic improvisation.


Drake, Bob : Arx Pilosa

Label: Recommended Records
Product Code: 22648
Catalog Code: CTA AP01
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.45



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Another twisted, complex and irresistible album from multi-instrumentalist and vocalist Bob Drake, practically presenting a history of the rock genre in 20 short pieces that twist and turn in inventive, humorous, peculiar, mesmerizing, and masterly songs.


Ossatura: Maps And Mazes

Label: Recommended Records
Product Code: 22647
Catalog Code: ReRO3
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.45



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The new release from Italy's excellent electroacoustic experimental band Ossatura led by Elio Martusciello takes the band into new territory, detailed and more luminous, more acoustic, with vibes and clarinet (Michael Thieke) and even a lovely song surprising long-time fans.


I Am Three (Eberhard / Neuser / Marien): Mingus Mingus Mingus

Label: Leo
Product Code: 22643
Catalog Code: LEO 752
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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Saxophonist Silke Eberhard leads her trio with Nikolaus Neuser on trumpet and Christian Marien on drums, through a distillation of well known and lesser known Mingus tunes, restricting each tune to its essence in 3-4 minute renderings focusing on Mingus' compositional strength.


Rotozaza (Hein / Mahall / Melbye / Lillinger): Zero

Label: Leo
Product Code: 22464
Catalog Code: LEO 763
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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The Berlin quartet of bass clarinetist Rudi Mahall, Nicola L. Hein on guitar, Adam Pultz Melbye on bass and Christian Lillinger on drums, using traditional and extended techniques in spontaneous compositions that blend free jazz and sound improvisation in truly unique ways.


Gratkowski Quartet, Frank: Spectral Reflections

Label: Leo
Product Code: 22463
Catalog Code: LEO 374
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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A live recording in 2001 at Germany's The Loft from saxophonist & clarinetist Frank Gratkowski and his quartet with Wolter Wierbos on trombone, Dieter Manderscheid on bass, and Gerry Hemingway on drums, a superb example of the saxophonist's stature in the free improvising community, and the outstanding players he associates with.


Chadbourne, Eugene: Boogie With The Hook

Label: Leo
Product Code: 22462
Catalog Code: LEO 242
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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Two decades of duets recorded from New York City to The Netherlands between eccentric free country improviser and vocalist Euguene Chadbourne on guitar and banjo, with free improv masters John Zorn, Derek Bailey, Han Bennink, Volcmar Verkerk, and Charles Tyler.


Crispell Trio, Marilyn: Live in Zurich

Label: Leo
Product Code: 22461
Catalog Code: LEO 122
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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Pianist and vocalist Marilyn Crispell's 2nd trio album from 1990 recorded live at Switzerland's Taktlos Festival in 1989, in the company of masterful free improvisers Reggie Workman on bass and Paul Motian on drums.


Alonso, Edith: Collapse

Label: Aural Terrains
Product Code: 22362
Catalog Code: TRRN1034
Country: Greece/UK
 
Price: $15.95



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Madrid multi-instrumentalist and cross media artist Edith Alonso in an album of prepared solo electric bass improvisations, a four part work of muscular and shadowy sound, dark vibrations with crepitating edges making a sinister and cathartic dungeon of sound.


Costa, Carlos: Door of No Return

Label: Aural Terrains
Product Code: 22360
Catalog Code: TRRN1033
Country: Greece/UK
 
Price: $15.95



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Double-bassist Carlo Costa, originally from the Canary Islands and who has worked with Tim Berne, Tomas Fujiwara, Ingar Zach, Wade Matthews, &c. in a solo album of solid and unusual bass technique including plucking, bowing and scraping, in his 9-part series of "Doors".


Davies, Angharad / Tisha Mukarji: Ffansion | Fancies

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 22327
Catalog Code: at99
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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The title reflecting violinist Angharad Davies' Welsh Roots, this duo with inside pianist Tisha Mukarji furthers the collaborations of these improvisers, recording in St Catherine's Church in South London, using the acoustics of the space to shape the form of their music.


Illogical Harmonies (Chang / Majkowski): Volume

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 22326
Catalog Code: at98
Country: UK
 
Price: $13.56



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A joint composition for violin and double bass, developed over six months in 2015 by violinist and Wandelweiser composer Johnny Chang with bassist Mike Majkowski, a fragile and beautifully revealing work in 5 parts that moves slowly through subtle harmonic changes.


Smith, Linda Catlin : Dirt Road

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 22325
Catalog Code: at97
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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Canadian composer Linda Catlin Smith's extended composition for violin and percussion in 15 parts, performed by percussionist Simon Limbrick and violinist Mira Benjamin, a unique orchestration that reveals a journey of steady pace, tension and beauty.


Harrison, Bryn : Receiving the Approaching Memory

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 22324
Catalog Code: at96
Country: UK
 
Price: $13.56



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Bryn Harrison's highly acclaimed, labyrinthine composition for violin & piano from 2014, expertly realised by violinist Aisha Orazbayeva and pianist Mark Knoop, for whom this 5-part work of beautiful repetitions reflecting tapestries of sound was written.


Poliks, Marek : Hull Treader

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 22141
Catalog Code: at95
Country: UK
 
Price: $13.56



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Referencing sci-fi, C.S. Lewis, and alien worlds, the compositions of Marek Poliks each have a central metaphor like alien environment and warmth, spaceship and cradling, performed by ensembles using traditional and electronic instruments and objects.


Frey, Jurg (performed by Cristian Alvear): Guitarist, Alone

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 22140
Catalog Code: at94x2
Country: UK
 
Price: $26.95



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A double CD featuring all of Wandelweiser composer Jurg Frey's music for solo acoustic guitar, beautifully interpreted by the Chilean guitarist Cristian Alvear, including a new piece written specially for Cristian Alvear; beautifully unfolding, concentrative music.


Capece, Lucio : Awareness About

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 22139
Catalog Code: at93
Country: UK
 
Price: $12.71



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Four recent pieces by Berlin-based instrumentalist, composer and improviser, Lucio Capece, all focusing on the process of listening, one performed by Konzert Minimal, the other solo performances including a work for hanging speakers and helium balloons.


Davies, Angharad / Rhodri Davies / Michael Duch / Lina Lapelyte / John Lely & John Tilbury: Goldsmit

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 22138
Catalog Code: at92
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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An extended group improvisation and compositions by Lely, Sarah Hughes, and Jurg Frey, subtle and beautiful performances by Angharad Davies (violin), Rhodri Davies (electric harp), Michael Duch (bass), Lina Lapelyte (violin), John Lely (objects & electronics) & John Tilbury (piano).


Mezei, Szilard Trio: Secret Public

Label: Aural Terrains
Product Code: 21985
Catalog Code: TRRN1031
Country: Greece/UK
 
Price: $15.95



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Serbian violist Szilard Mezei trio with double bassist Ervin Malina and drummer/percussionist Istvan Csik, in two extended works that blend seemingly chaotic approaches to improvisation with subtle and spacious playing, a tremendous achievement.


Elyakim, Dganit : Failing Better

Label: Aural Terrains
Product Code: 21984
Catalog Code: TRRN1032
Country: Greece/UK
 
Price: $15.95



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Using electronics and voice, composer & sound artist Gtanit Elyakim presents a diverse set of compositions in collaboration with other acoustic, voice and electronic artists, a superb debut for an artist interested in aspects of the human and the digital paradigm.


Denyer, Frank: Whispers [Used Item]

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 21728
Catalog Code: at82
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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Five idiosyncratic compositions by English composer Frank Denyer with performers including The Barton Workshop, Elisabeth Smalt, Juliet Fraser, Kiku Day and Frank Denyer himself, using shakuhachi, voice, muted strings, percussion and an axe striking a block of wood.


Chrysakis, Thanos / Chris Cundy: Music for Chamber Organ & Contra Bass Clarinet

Label: Aural Terrains
Product Code: 21573
Catalog Code: TRRN0930
Country: Greece/UK
 
Price: $15.95



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Electroacoustic improviser Thanos Chrysakis performing on the chamber organ at the University of Gloucestershire, UK in a collaboration with Chris Cundy on contra bass clarinet, for a subtle, mysterious and uncompromising four-part improvisation.


Kudirka, Joseph: 'Beauty and Industry' - ensemble works played by Apartment House

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 21492
Catalog Code: at89
Country: UK
 
Price: $13.56



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Six musicians from the UK Fluxus group Apartment House, including Philip Thomas (piano), Bridget Carey (voila), Anton Lukoszevieze, Simon Limbrick (percussion), present several realizations of composer Joseph Kurdirka's pieces, including text scores and fully-notated works.


Filip, Klaus / Leonel Kaplan: Tocando Fondo

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 21491
Catalog Code: at90
Country: UK
 
Price: $12.71



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Two slowly unfolding improvisations from trumpeter Leonel Kaplan using extended and unconventional techniques, and electronic artist Klaus Filip performing on sine waves, in a two part extended piece recorded in Buenos Aires after the two met in live performance.


Frey, Jurg: Circles and Landscapes - works for solo piano played by Philip Thomas

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 21490
Catalog Code: at91
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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Five new or recent pieces from composer Jurg Frey, alongside his 1993 work "In Memoriam Cornelius Cardew", all performed by pianist Philip Thomas, presenting slowly unfolding compositions emphasizing the physical space and time within which sounds are situated.


Chrysakis, Thanos: Above the Hidden Track An Endless Blaze

Label: Aural Terrains
Product Code: 21139
Catalog Code: TRRN0929
Country: Greece/UK
 
Price: $15.95



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Composer/performer Thanos Chrysakis in a studio electronic work, using a diversity of methods and approaches that imply his usual free improvisational approaches by creating a rich and elaborate sound world of distinctive, unique and often warped electronic sound.