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Zorn, John: Commedia Della Arte

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 22493
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-8347
Country: USA
 
Price: $16.95



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Joh Zorn wrote this multifaceted suite celebrating the vibrant Italian dramatic form Commedia dell'arte that began in the 16th century, evoking the characters Harlequin, Colombina, Scaramouch, Pulcinella and Pierrot in five compositional miniatures for small chamber ensembles.


Unnatural Ways: We Aliens

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 22492
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-7814
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Moving from Oakland to Brooklyn guitarist Ava Mendoza's improvising rock trio Unnatural Ways with Tim Dahl (bass) and Sam Ospovat (drums) release their first Tzadik album of blistering psychedelic blues based instrumentals, wonderfully deformed, cutting edge rock.


Braxton, Anthony: 3 Compositions Of New Jazz [VINYL]

Label: Delmark
Product Code: 22459
Catalog Code: DMK 415 LP
Country: USA
 
Price: $19.45



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Anthony Braxton's first album as a leader, recorded in 1968 with Braxton performing on sax, clarinet, flute, bagpipes, accordion, bells & snare, in the company of trumpeter Wadada Leo Smith and violinist Leroy Jenkins, each taking on a variety of instruments as well.


Wooley, Nate: Argonautica

Label: Firehouse 12 Records
Product Code: 22368
Catalog Code: FH12-04-01-023
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Trumpeter Nate Wooley's major 3-part work makes oblique reference to dodecaphony, ambient tape music, and the minimalist rock of Terry Riley, conceived as a tribute to Wooley's mentor Ron Miles, who performs alongside Devin Gray & Rudy Royston (drums), Cory Smythe & Jozef Dumoulin (piano).


XT (Seymour Wright / Paul Abbot): Pah'

Label: Pleasure of the Text Records
Product Code: 22367
Catalog Code: POTTR1306
Country: USA
 
Price: $12.95



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The duo of Paul Abbot on drum kits, percussion & computer, and Seymour Wright on alto saxophone and feedback, in a massive edge-of-your seat live recording from London's Cafe Oto in 2015, a mix of brutal and beautiful playing with unexpected and surprising twists.


Lehman, Steve (feat. HPrizm / Gaston Bandimic / Maciek Lasserre): Selebeyone

Label: Pi Recordings
Product Code: 22361
Catalog Code: PIR-CD-66
Country: USA
 
Price: $15.95



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NY saxophonist Steve Lehman merges his sophisticated jazz roots with the experimental hip-hop community, including French saxophonist Maciek Lasserre, vocalists HPrizm & Gaston Bandimic alongside bassist Drew Gress, drummer Damion Reid, and pianist Carlos Homs.


Wright, Jack: Rattle OK & Rattle Still OK

Label: Spring Garden Music
Product Code: 22356
Catalog Code: SGM-006/007
Country: USA
 
Price: $17.95



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Combining two albums from free improvising saxophonist Jack Wright's 1999-2000 tour across North America, presenting music in various configurations with Bob Marsh, Tom Djll, Bhob Rainey, John Shiurba, Matthew Sperry, Ben Wright, Greg Kelley, Bob Wagner, Joe Giardullo, &c. &c.


Wright, Jack : Thaw

Label: Spring Garden Music
Product Code: 22355
Catalog Code: SGM-002
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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12 improvisations representing various groupings with saxophonist Jack Wright, including solo work on alto and soprano, a duo with trombonist Stan Nishamura, six trios with 2 different groups, and a sextet; a great introduction to his diverse interests and exploratory nature.


Hooker, William Duo feat. Damon Smith: Triangles of Force [CASSETTE]

Label: Balance Point Acoustics
Product Code: 22350
Catalog Code: BPA -3
Country: USA
 
Price: $8.95



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An improvised performance of solos and duos of subtlety and power for a live soundtrack to the 1920s silent film "The Symbol of the Unconquered" (Oscar Micheaux), by NY drummer William Hooker and West Coast bassist Damon Smith, here on computer and 7-string electric upright.


Rammel, Hal: The Amplified Palette: A History in Pictures [BOOK + 2 CDS]

Label: Penumbra
Product Code: 22333
Catalog Code: CD019/020
Country: USA
 
Price: $28.95



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A book and 2 CDs celebrating the 25th anniversary of this unusual and fascinating musical instrument designed and built by Hal Rammel, an artist's palette outfitted with a contact mic and vertically-mounted rods, played with a variety of uniquely designed bows and mallets.


Hinds, Killick & Henry Kaiser: Xenosynchronicity II

Label: Self Released
Product Code: 22328
Catalog Code: none
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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Appalachian guitarist Killick Hinds reunites with West Coast guitarist Henry Kaiser for their second album of sophisticated string interactions, using vast technical skills and creative intent to present an enjoyable and diverse set of textures and styles.


Zorn, John: Sacred Visions

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 22323
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-8345
Country: USA
 
Price: $16.95



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Two Zorn compositions touching upon the mediaeval world: "The Holy Visions", a Mystery Play in 11 strophes for voice concerning mystic Hildegard von Bingen; "The Remedy of Fortune" is a string quartet inspired by the 12th century troubadour Guillaume de Machaut.


Autryno - Zorn, John: Flauros: The Book Of Angels Volume 29

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 22322
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-8346
Country: USA
 
Price: $12.56



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Zorn's Book of Angels series presenting the Masada composition books performed by a wide variety of groups, here with AutorYno, a wild power trio of three Paris avant rockers, taking Masada into heavy rock territory blanding Metal, Punk, Thrash, Dub and Surf rock.


DNA: A Taste Of DNA [12-inch VINYL]

Label: Superior Viaduct
Product Code: 22313
Catalog Code: SV 099EP
Country: USA
 
Price: $16.95



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An essential part of the late 70's influential Downtown NY scene, the trio of Arto Lindsay (guitar and voice), Ikue Mori (drums), and Tim Wright (bass), released few albums, but this 1981 EP captures the essence of their tightly controlled manic approach to wildly improvised rock.


Bandolin, Jacob do : Great Jewish Music

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 22311
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-7192B
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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A tribute to Jacob do Bandolim, one of the founders of the Brazilian instrumental style choro in the 30's and 40's, in compositions from Tzadik artists Davka, Cyro Baptista, Carla Kihlstedt, Jon Madof, Shanir Ezra Blumenkranz, Ben Perowsky, Rob Burger, Jamie Saft, &c.


Dick, Robert: Our Cells Know

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 22310
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-4015
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Using multiphonics, percussive effects, circular breathing and other extended approaches to the contrabass flute, composer/performer/improviser Robert Dick releases a mesmerizing album of improvisations, breaking new terrain by letting the largest of flutes lead his muse.


Zorn, John: The Mockingbird

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 22309
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-8344
Country: USA
 
Price: $12.56



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John Zorn's Gnostic Trio of Bill Frisell on guitar, Carol Emanuel on harp and Kenny Wollesen on vibes and chimes, perform Zorn's compositions inspired by the classic novel "To Kill a Mockingbird" in lyrical chamber jazz of great depth and nuance.


Douglas, Dave High Risk: Dark Territory

Label: Greenleaf Music
Product Code: 22270
Catalog Code: GRE-CD-1049
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Electronic-inspired ensemble High Risk with Dave Douglas on trumpet, Jonathan Maron on bass, Mark Guiliana on drums and Shigeto on electronics, exploring the intersection of creative improvisation and modern electronic music production in persuasively rhythmic music.


Kid Millions & Jim Sauter: Million Dollar Band / Bull Run [VINYL 7-inch]

Label: Feeding Tube Records
Product Code: 22227
Catalog Code: FTR 228EP
Country: USA
 
Price: $8.95



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Borbetomagus' Jim Sauter has been performing in a duo with drummer Kid Millions for several years, creating a blistering and urgent wail of free improvised energy, as heard on this two track 7 inch, succint sonic blasts of freedom.


Sharp, Elliott: Tranzience

Label: New World Records
Product Code: 22222
Catalog Code: NW 80778CD
Country: USA
 
Price: $15.95



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Four works from NY multi-reedist, guitarist and electroacoustic composer Elliott Sharp, exemplifying the wide variety of approaches to the manifestation of his core concepts over a period of nearly twenty years, as performed by JACK Quartet, New Thread Quartet, and Either/Or.


Albro, Tim / Tyler Keen: Summary Dismissal

Label: ErstAEU
Product Code: 22195
Catalog Code: ErstAEU 007
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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A first-time collaboration between two American noise/sound artists, Tim Albro and Tyler Keen, using electronics, guitars and other lo- to medium-fi sounds and crackles to create well-paced stories in sound, apparently mysterious travelogues from city to city.


Rosenberg, Reed Evan / Ethan Tripp: Medium Rude

Label: ErstAEU
Product Code: 22194
Catalog Code: ErstAEU 006
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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A journey in sound--drone, abrasive noise and subtle ambiance--in a well-paced example of non-idiomatic soundscape from the first meeting of Reed Evan Rosenberg on microphones, pedals, max, and voice, and Ethan Tripp on speakers, microphones, motors, junk.


Perch Hen Brock & Rainy (Ab Baars / Ig Henneman / Ingrid Laubrock / Tom Raine): Live @ The Jazz Hap

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 22189
Catalog Code: RPR 1051
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Crossing Netherland and New York players, Ab Baars on reeds, Ig Henneman on viola, Ingrid Laubrcok on sax and Tom Rainey on drums present an album of insightful improv that borrows approaches to sound from natural world, performed live at Tampere Jazz Happening, Finland in 2014.


Morris, Joe: Shock Axis

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 22188
Catalog Code: RPR 1050
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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A limited edition release of guitarist Joe Morri's new NY-area aggressive improvising trio with younger players Dave Parmelle on drums and Chris Cretella on electric bass, shredding with awesome technical skill and intense harmonic and melodic force, really powerful stuff!


Pavone, Jessica : Silent Spills

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 22187
Catalog Code: RPR 1038
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.86



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Using viola, effects, and on one track, voice, New York improviser and Anthony Braxton ensemble member Jessica Pavone presents a uniquely voiced solo album, approaching the instrument through simple means that become increasingly twisted and unforseen as they advance.


Sikora, Catherine : Jersey

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 22186
Catalog Code: RPR 1049
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Irish-born New York based tenor saxophonist Catherine Sikora, know for her work with Eric Mingus, Hans-earl Park and Nick Didkovsky, in her first solo album, a strong release of passionate and informed free improv, 13 pieces revealing a unique and adept approach to the horn.


Turner, Matt / Hal Rammel: As On A Pivot Of Air [10'' VINYL]

Label: Penumbra
Product Code: 22172
Catalog Code: 10-33.3
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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A live recording by the long-running duo of Matt Turner on cello and Hal Rammel on amplified palettes at Acme Records & Music Emporium in Milwaukee in 2015 as part of the Audible Electricity series, presenting uniquely voiced and detailed improvisations.


Chatoyant: Place Of Other Destination [CASSETTE w/ download]

Label: Astral Spirits
Product Code: 22168
Catalog Code: AS028
Country: USA
 
Price: $8.95



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With members of Wolf Eyes and Volebeats, Crime and the City Solution, &c. this Detroit quartet blends acoustic and electronic instruments in spontaneous composition with a rock aesthetics, a dark fusion of sound that plays both burning improv and mysterious soundscape.


Wooley, Nate: Seven Storey Mountain V

Label: Pleasure of the Text Records
Product Code: 22166
Catalog Code: POTTR1306
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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The 5th of 7 large and inspiring works that began with a Festival of New Trumpet commission in 2007, here in an ensemble of 19 players including C. Spencer Yeh, Ben Vida, Ben Hall, Matt Moran, Chris Dingman, Dan Peck, Josh Sinton, Colin Stetson, the TILT brass octet, &c.


Loriot, Frantz Systematic Distortion Orchestra: The Assembly

Label: OutNow Recordings
Product Code: 22156
Catalog Code: ONR024
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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The 11 piece Systematic Distortion Orchestra is led by composer and viola player Frantz Loriot, with Brooklyn Downtown players Nathaniel Morgan (sax), Brad Henkel & Joe Moffet (trumpet), Ben Gerstein, Sam Kulik (trombone), Sean Ali & Pascal Niggenkemper (bass), and 3 drummers.


Kretzmer, Yoni (Steve Swell / Thomas Heberer / Max Johnson / Chad Taylor): FIVE

Label: OutNow Recordings
Product Code: 22154
Catalog Code: ONR027
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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An excellent example of collective free improv from a quintet led by NY tenor saxophonist Yoni Kretzmer with collaborators Steve Swell (trombone), Thomas Heberer (cornet), Max Johnson (double bass) and Chad Taylor (drums), capturing the horn sound of the late 60's Blue Note era.


Kretzmer / Ajemian / Shea: Until Your Throat is Dry

Label: OutNow Recordings
Product Code: 22153
Catalog Code: ONR026
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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The trio of NY free improvisers Yoni Kretzmer on tenor sax and Kevin Shea on drums (Talibam, Mostly Other People Do the Killing) with bassist Jason Ajemian in an intense album of "immaterial tangibility, the raw flesh, dirty concreteness, thoughtlessness and stuff called music."


Elisha, Ehran / Kindred Spirit: Kindred Spirts: Quintets [2 CDs]

Label: OutNow Recordings
Product Code: 22152
Catalog Code: ONR025
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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Composer-Improviser-Percussionist Ehran Elisha presents two quintets interpreting two of his extended compositions: "Kindred Soul" and "Spirit Suite", with collaborators including Roy Campbell, Sam Bardfeld, Dave Phillips, Yoni Kretzmer, Michael Attias, Sean Conly, &c.


Harris, Jack / Samuel Rodgers: Primary / Unit 11

Label: Notice Recordings
Product Code: 22151
Catalog Code: NTR029
Country: USA
 
Price: $4.95



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Long form compositions using unidentifiable field recordings, amplified objects, and other inexplicable sound from the duo of Jack Harris and Samuel Rodgers, drawing the listener into complacency and then jarring them to awareness; an engaging release.


Owen, Ben : Birds And Water, 1

Label: Notice Recordings
Product Code: 22144
Catalog Code: NTR018
Country: USA
 
Price: $5.91



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Ben Owens presents the 1st of his "Birds and Waters" series, two long, unedited works created at the Experimental Television Centre in Owego, NY, using David Jones' image processing system including a multi-input syncable sequencer and a bank of oscillators.


Fasteau, Kali. Z / Kidd Jordan / L.M. Rozie: Intuit

Label: Flying Note
Product Code: 22137
Catalog Code: FNCD 9017
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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If any artist deserves the moniker "world music" it's Kali Z. Fasteau, who embraces a wide set of instruments with both seriousness and wonder, performing here on drum set, nai flute, viola, mizmar, aquasonic, and voice, alongside Kidd Jordan (sax) and L. Mixashawn Rozie (winds).


Friction (Akinobu / Minoru / Reck): Zone Tripper

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 22134
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-7224b
Country: USA
 
Price: $12.56



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Friction, one of the most important and longest running underground bands in Japan, is currently the trio of Reck (bass, guitar & vocals), Iami Akinobu (guitar) and Sato Minoru (drums), in a hard-edged album of original songs and remixes; demanding and powerful modern rock.


Romannis Motte: Time Sequences [CASSETTE]

Label: Anthems Of The Undesirable
Product Code: 22119
Catalog Code: Undesirable 010
Country: USA
 
Price: $7.95



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Five hypnotic transmissions from the aether, as manifested by Chad Davis (Hour of 13/Night Magic, The Ritualist, US Christmas, Anu, Demoncy, etc.) Science Fiction soundscapes for the cosmic students of early electronic music.


Nova Express Quintet: Andras: The Book Of Angels Volume 28

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 22073
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-8343
Country: USA
 
Price: $12.56



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The 28th release in John Zorn's Book of Angels series, performing the Masada song books in distinct groupings, brings together the all-star NY group of Cyro Baptista, Joey Baron, Trevor Dunn, John Medeski, and Kenny Wollesen for a blend of jazz, Afro-Cuban bop, Exotica, and more.


Sorey, Tyshawn: The Inner Spectrum of Variables [2 CDs]

Label: Pi Recordings
Product Code: 22071
Catalog Code: Pi 65
Country: USA
 
Price: $18.95



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New York drummer Tyshawn Sorey's impressive work for double trio is an ambitious chamber jazz composition using multiple harmonic, formal, rhythmic, and modal vocabularies in an exploratory and improvisational framework, inspired by the work of Lawrence D. Butch Morris.


Wilson, Phillip : Esoteric

Label: Corbett vs. Dempsey
Product Code: 22029
Catalog Code: CvsDCD027
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Recordings from the late 70s from the duo of Art Ensemble of Chicago drummer Phillip Wilson and trumpeter Olu Dara, an intimate and intelligently reserved session that includes a 3 part tribute to Lester Bowie, originally released on Hat Hut records.


Moore, Thurston / Frank Rosaly: Marshmallow Moon Decorum

Label: Corbett vs. Dempsey
Product Code: 22028
Catalog Code: CvsDCD028
Country: USA
 
Price: $12.95



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Chicago's 2012 Marshmallow Festival brought together improvising drummer Frank Rosaly with New York guitarist Thurston Moore for a thick 35 minute improvisation that builds in intensity as Moore's drive and Rosaly's vehement interaction take the listener on a monumental journey.


Rempis / Abrams / Ra + Baker: Perihelion [2 CDs]

Label: Aerophonic
Product Code: 22027
Catalog Code: AR012
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Following their 2013 release "Aphelion", the working trio of Dave Rempis on sax, Joshua Abrams on bass & clarinet, and Avreeayl Ra on drums release their 2nd collaboration in a 2-CD album of live and studio improvisations, adding Jim Baker on keys and electronics for the 2nd disc.


Gunwale: Rempis / Wildeman / Packard: Polynya

Label: Aerophonic
Product Code: 22026
Catalog Code: AR011
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.86



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The debut album of this focused and intrepid Chicago trio led by saxophonist Dave Rempis with young stalwarts Ryan Packard on percussion and electronics, and Netherlands transplant Albert Wildeman, for three extended improvisations recorded live and in the studio.


Moondog AKA Louis T. Hardin: Round the World of Sound

Label: New World Records
Product Code: 22013
Catalog Code: NW 80774CD
Country: USA
 
Price: $15.95



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The "Viking of 5th Ave" Moondog (Louis Thomas Hardin) was a blind musician noted for his unique garb, but also for his beautiful compositions that blended creative and rhythmic music with lyric and song, here in a collection of 25 songs from his "Madrigal Book 1".


Mr. Stonecipher: The Fleeting EP

Label: 910 Noise
Product Code: 22009
Catalog Code: 014
Country: USA
 
Price: $8.95



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The solo harsh dream sound project of media and sound artist Ryan Lewis, delving deep into his childhood traumas through sound, which he developed as an outlet and meditative release for the artist using sound.


Braxton, Anthony: Trillium J [4 CDs + Blu Ray]

Label: Braxton House/Firehouse 12 Records
Product Code: 21981
Catalog Code: FHR NBH 906
Country: USA
 
Price: $80.71



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A multimedia box set of Anthony Braxton's opera work "Trillium J", containing live performance video on Blu-ray disc of a 2014 performance at Roulette in NY, and studio recording on 4-CD set, with 12 vocalists, 12 instrumental soloists and a full orchestra.


Braxton, Anthony : Quintet (Tristano) 2014 [7 CDs]

Label: Braxton House/Firehouse 12 Records
Product Code: 21980
Catalog Code: FHR NBH 905
Country: USA
 
Price: $80.71



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Composer and jazz master Anthony Braxton performing on piano in a septet with saxophonists Jackson Moore and Andre Vida, bassist Eivind Opsvik and drummer Mike Szekely, exploring the compositions of Lennie Tristano plus peers Billy Bauer, Connie Crothers, Warne Marsh, Sal Mosca, &c.


Braxton, Anthony : 3 Compositions (EEMHM) 2011 [3 CDs]

Label: Braxton House/Firehouse 12 Records
Product Code: 21979
Catalog Code: GHR 2020
Country: USA
 
Price: $26.96



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1st studio recordings of Echo Echo Mirror House Music, a framework where musicians Braxton, Halvorson, Bynum, Pavone, Testa, Siegel, & Rozen navigate scores combining cartography and graphic notation on instruments plus iPods with samples from Braxton's recorded discography.


Mazur, Rafel / Keir Neuringer: Diachronic Paths

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 21978
Catalog Code: RPR 1046
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.16



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A beautifully evolving set of duos, or "paths" from Philadelphia saxophonist Keir Neuringer and Polish bassis Rafal Mazur, using monumental technique to support a dialog that's technical and intensely focused while remaining lyrically sophisticated and imaginative.