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Kruger, Carl / NJ9842 : 1/11-GR Opal [CASSETTE]

Label: Bicephalic
Product Code: 21916
Catalog Code: bc022
Country: USA
 
Price: $7.95



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Part of a series of 8 split release cassettes, hand-painted & numbered; Side A is our very own Carl Kruger for improvised, manipulated acoustic recordings through an unusual peep hole; the mysterious NJ9842 presents a lurching sound collage of unusual sources.


Promute / Homogenized Terrestrials: Infrared Dynamo [CASSETTE]

Label: Bicephalic
Product Code: 21915
Catalog Code: bc021
Country: USA
 
Price: $7.95



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Part of a series of 8 split release cassettes, all hand-painted & numbered; Side A is Promute (Shaun Sanders) using homemade instruments in a live recording of strange distractions; B is Phillip Klampe (Homogenized Terrestrials) in a rich electronic work.


Dog Hallucination / Ichtyor Tides : Vergier Begets [CASSETTE]

Label: Bicephalic
Product Code: 21914
Catalog Code: bc020
Country: USA
 
Price: $7.95



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Part of a series of 8 split release cassettes, hand-painted & numbered; Side A is Dog Hallucination (D. Petri) for manipulated guitars, textural element, and organized sound; Side B is Ichtyor Tides (Nikola Akileus) for synthetic ambience, glitches, hazy drones, & field recordings.


Amalgamated / Odd Person : Anthropodermic Ixii [CASSETTE]

Label: Bicephalic
Product Code: 21913
Catalog Code: bc019
Country: USA
 
Price: $7.95



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Part of a series of 8 split release cassettes, all hand-painted & numbered; this release presents the collaborative long-form improvisation noise project Amalgamated backed with Odd Person, the ongoing project of Bicephalic label leader August Traeger.


Wolff, Christian / Michael Pisaro: Looking Around

Label: erstwhile
Product Code: 21902
Catalog Code: 080
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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A fascinating collaboration from two minimalist/Wandelweiser figures: Christian Wolff on prepared piano, whistles, and stones, and Michael Pisaro on guitar, harmonica and stones, recording together in Caimbridge, MA for two extended works, "Looking East" and "Looking West".


Revert, Matthew / Vanessa Rossetto: Earnest Rubbish

Label: erstwhile
Product Code: 21901
Catalog Code: 079
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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Three extended compositions using field recordings and electronic processing from Vanessa Rossetto and Matthew Revert, using obscure references in song titles to mask subtle dovetailing and transitioning of concrete sound and mysterious tones.


Hayward, Robin: Stop Time

Label: Important Records
Product Code: 21896
Catalog Code: IMPREC 436CD
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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Commissioned for the 2013 Stop Time festival in Belgium and performed by Robin Hayward on microtonal tuba with 3 players on electronics, cello and baritone sax, written on his Tuning Vine software to explore possible interactions between sound, vision, space, and time.


"A" Trio + Alan Bishop: Burj al Imam [VINYL]

Label: Unrock
Product Code: 21895
Catalog Code: UNROCK 006LP
Country: USA
 
Price: $22.46



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Sun City Girls guitarist Alan Bishop, also improvising on voice, meets Beirut's "A" Trio of Mazen Kerbaj on trumpet, Sharif Sehnaoui on guitar, and Raed Yassin on bass for four quite unusual improvisations, and a cover of "Gently Johnny", best known from the UK movie "Wicker Man".


Jungle: Mat Walerian / Matthew Shipp / Hamid Drake: Live at Okuden [2 CDs]

Label: ESP
Product Code: 21891
Catalog Code: ESPDISK 5009CD
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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The 2nd LP from Polish multi-wind & reedist Mat Walerian, his 2nd with NY pianist Matthew Shipp, and the 2nd recorded within the live Okuden Concert Series, adding drummer Hamid Drake for an excellent album of free improvisation that flows beautifully from track to track.


Test: Always Coming from the Love Side [2 CDs]

Label: Eremite
Product Code: 21889
Catalog Code: MTE 059-60CD
Country: USA
 
Price: $20.95



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Based in New York but recording this album live at the Velvet Lounge in Chicago in 1991, the quartet of Tom Bruno on drums, Matthew Hyner on bass, and both Daniel Carter and Sabir Mateen on sax & winds, present three extended improvisations of insanely great collective jazz.


Baptista, Cyro: Bluefly

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 21888
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-4014
Country: USA
 
Price: $12.56



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A pop-infused psychedelic trip featuring Cyro with a huge lineup of superb musicians, lyrical improvisation with latin and world influences, with Baptista taking vocals over his eclectic and melodically embraceable music; a beautiful album to return to frequently.


Zorn, John: The Painted Bird

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 21887
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-8342
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Crossing heavy improv with jazz, classical, world music and more, Zorn's latest compositions are handled by the ensemble of John Medeski (organ), Ches Smith (congas, Voudun drums), Kenny Wollesen (vibes), Kenny Grohowski (drums), and Matt Hollenberg (guitar).


Douglas, Dave High Risk: Dark Territory [VINYL] - Record Store Day Release

Label: Greenleaf Music
Product Code: 21877
Catalog Code: GRE-LP-1048
Country: USA
 
Price: $22.46



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A collection of new music from the creative electronic-inspired ensemble High Risk headed by NY trumpeter Dave Douglas, exploring the intersection of creative improvisation and modern electronic music production in lyrical and unexpected ways.


Kaiser, Henry / Steve Parker / Damon Smith / Chris Cogburn : Nearly Extinct

Label: Balance Point Acoustics
Product Code: 21873
Catalog Code: bpaltd707
Country: USA
 
Price: $10.95



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An exceptional example of collective free improvisation in the traditions of American and European styles from a quartet of Austin and West Coast players: Henry Kaiser on electric guitar; Steve Parker on trombone; Damon Smith on double bass; and Chris Cogburn on drums.


Ewen, Sandy / Damon Smith: Background Information [CASSETTE]

Label: Balance Point Acoustics
Product Code: 21872
Catalog Code: BP-1
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.01



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Houston based guitarist Sandy Ewen met BPA label leader, bassist Damon Smith, to record these open-minded improvisations in the studio, with Smith also using 7 string electric upright bass, laptop, and field recordings played in real time.


Partch, Harry: A Portrait [VINYL + DOWNLOAD]

Label: New World Records
Product Code: 21857
Catalog Code: NW 90001LP
Country: USA
 
Price: $20.95



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A portrait of instrument builder and microtonal composer Harry Partch presented through representative work, in a beautiful limited 180g vinyl LP with a 12 page booklet of rare photos and essays, plus an MP3 download; essential listening from an extraordinary composer.


Bowles, Paul: Music of Morocco: Recorded by Paul Bowles, 1959 [4CD & BOOK + DOWNLOAD]

Label: Dust-to-Digital
Product Code: 21853
Catalog Code: DTD 046CD
Country: USA
 
Price: $54.95



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A beautiful box set presenting 4 CDs that author and musicologist Paul Bowles recorded in 1959 of Moroccan, Algerian and North African music, with a 120 page leatherette book of liner notes by Philip Schuyler, field notes by Paul Bowles, and an introduction by Lee Ranaldo.


Flaga - John Zorn: Flaga: The Book Of Angels Volume 27

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 21842
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-8341
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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The 27th volume in John Zorn's Book of Angels series, presenting his Masada compositions interpreted by superlative groups, here in a piano trio of lyrical and technical power: Craig Taborn (piano), Christian McBride (bass), and Tyshawn Sorey (drums).


Slobber Pup: Pole Axe [VINYL]

Label: Rarenoise Records
Product Code: 21837
Catalog Code: RNR-LP-056
Country: USA
 
Price: $23.36



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Slobber Pup, the New York trio of Joe Morris (guitar), Jamie Saft (keys), and Balazs Pandi (drums) is joined by Norwegian saxophonist Mats Gustafsson for three incendiary pieces of free improv with an electric edge and a visceral approach that is absolutely hair-raising!


Laubrock, Ingrid: Ubatuba

Label: Firehouse 12 Records
Product Code: 21832
Catalog Code: 4022
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.86



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An eponymous and formidable release by saxophonist Ingrid Laubrock's newest quintet, featuring a handpicked group of musicians including alto saxophonist Tim Berne, trombonist Ben Gerstein, tuba player Dan Peck, and drummer Tom Rainey performing original Laubrock compositions.


Halvorson, Mary: Meltframe

Label: Firehouse 12 Records
Product Code: 21831
Catalog Code: 4021
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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NY guitarist Mary Halvorson's solo album, worked out after a tour opening for King Buzzo, has her performing creative interpretations of works from modern composers like Roscoe Mitchell, Ornette Coleman, Oliver Nelson, & Tomas Fujiwara, back to Duke Ellington's "Solitude".


Wheeler, Kenny / John Taylor: On The Way To Two [Used Item]

Label: CamJazz
Product Code: 21811
Catalog Code: CAM-CD-5054
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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A tribute to the passing of both trumpet and flugelhorn Kenny Wheeler and long-time collaborator, pianist John Taylor, in a subtle conversation of two partners with superb skill and taste "suggesting, agreeing, mildly disagreeing, but never at cross purposes".


Allen, Susan plays Cage, John / Gloria Coates / Alexander Tcherepnin /James Tenney: Postcard from He

Label: New World Records
Product Code: 21806
Catalog Code: NW 80763CD
Country: USA
 
Price: $10.95



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Works for harp composed from 1948 to 2014, from composers John Cage, James Tenney, Alexander Tcherepnin, and Gloria Coates, using techniques from traditional to e-bow, in scores and conceptual settings, presenting a wealth of unique approaches to this ancient instrument.


Threadgill, Henry Ensemble Double Up: Old Locks and Irregular Verbs

Label: Pi Recordings
Product Code: 21787
Catalog Code: PIR-CD-64
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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Henry Threadgill's tribute to friend, composer-conductor Lawrence D. Butch Morris, in a detailed 4-part work with an excellent set of improvisers: Henry Threadgill, Jose Davila, Jason Moran, Christopher Hoffman, David Virelles, Roman Filiu, Curtis Macdonald, and Craig Weinrib.


Weiss, Dan Large Ensemble: Sixteen: Drummers Suite

Label: Pi Recordings
Product Code: 21786
Catalog Code: PIR-CD-63
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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The follow-up to drummer/composer Dan Weiss's release "Fourteen" presents a larger ensemble taking on jazz, world music, prog rock, contemporary classical music and more in compositions named for drummers, with a diverse orchestration of acoustic and unconventional instruments.


Ashley, Robert: Crash [2 CDs]

Label: Lovely Music
Product Code: 21783
Catalog Code: LCD 5001
Country: USA
 
Price: $25.95



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The autobiographical account of an older man from age 1 to 84 in Robert Ashley's 2014 work for six voices, performed in six 15-minute acts of quickly spoken articulations reflecting on three characters, while the other singers perform as a vocal orchestra.


Corner, Philip: OM Entering. and Once Enterd [VINYL]

Label: Kye
Product Code: 21782
Catalog Code: KYE 039LP
Country: USA
 
Price: $17.95



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Fluxus composer Philip Corner in an album presenting four previously unreleased recordings with the Barton Workshop taken from live performances in the Netherlands, and South Korea, between 2000-2007.


Burroughs, William S. : Call Me Burroughs [VINYL]

Label: Superior Viaduct
Product Code: 21779
Catalog Code: SV 094LP
Country: USA
 
Price: $24.95



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The recorded debut of William Burroughs reading routines from "Naked Lunch" and "Nova Express", in descriptive, startling, insightful, scathing and ultimately hilarious narratives that use the cut-up method developed by himself and artist Brion Gysin.


Conrad, Tony W/ Faust: Outside The Dream Syndicate [VINYL]

Label: Superior Viaduct
Product Code: 21778
Catalog Code: SV 048LP
Country: USA
 
Price: $24.95



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Originally released in Europe in 1973, this reissue details the meeting of NY violinist, composer and filmmaker Tony Conrad, a peer of John Cale, La Monte Young, &c. with the legendary German rock band Faust, recording these two side-long and forward-looking works.


Conrad, Tony W/ Faust: Outside The Dream Syndicate

Label: Superior Viaduct
Product Code: 21777
Catalog Code: SV 048CD
Country: USA
 
Price: $17.96



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Originally released in Europe in 1973, this reissue details the meeting of NY violinist, composer and filmmaker Tony Conrad, a peer of John Cale, La Monte Young, &c. with the legendary German rock band Faust, recording these two side-long and forward-looking works.


Hanut Trio (Bukelman / Masel / Sabag): Hanut Trio [Used Item]

Label: OutNow Recordings
Product Code: 21774
Catalog Code: ONR021
Country: USA
 
Price: $7.95



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The Hanut Trio of Nir Sabag (drums & percussion), Nadav Masel (double bass & Moroccan flute) and Ido Bukelman (electric guitar & bell), named after the Tel-Aviv theater-gallery that host their concerts, in a studio album of idiosyncratic and informed free improvisation.


Bukelman, Ido / Nadav Masel: Ground Birds [Used Item]

Label: OutNow Recordings
Product Code: 21769
Catalog Code: ONR019
Country: USA
 
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Berlin double bassist Nadav Masel and Israeli guitarist Ido Bukelman performing on banjo, acoustic guitar & bells, in live recordings at Barbur gallery in Jerusalem, Israel in 2013 for 5 free works of flight, which they describe as "Improvisational Pieces for Meditations".


Yuganaut: Sharks [Used Item]

Label: Engine
Product Code: 21763
Catalog Code: e034
Country: USA
 
Price: $3.95



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Eclectic and playful jazz from the trio of Tom Abss on bass instruments, Stephen Rush on keyboards, trombone and toys, and Geoff Mann on drums, percussion and trumpet.


Brant, Henry : The Henry Brant Collection, Volume 4: Meteor Farm, A Spatial Concert of Ceremonies

Label: Innova
Product Code: 21754
Catalog Code: innova 411
Country: USA
 
Price: $7.95



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Greene, Burton: Live at the Woodstock Playhouse 1965 [Used Item]

Label: Porter Records
Product Code: 21751
Catalog Code: 4040
Country: USA
 
Price: $9.95



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Recently discovered live recording from 1965 of Burton Greene performing with saxophonist Marion Brown, drummer Rashied Ali and bassist Reggie Johnson in Woodstock, New York, 1965.


This Heat : Health And Efficiency [VINYL REISSUE]

Label: Light in the Attic
Product Code: 21734
Catalog Code: MCR918
Country: USA
 
Price: $18.95



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A 2-song EP from 1980 from This Heat (Charles Hayward, Charles Bullen, Gareth Williams), the middle album from their original set of 3 releases, presenting two epic tracks: one based around a pulse, and the other left to the listener to determine the playback speed; an astonishing release.


Sharp, Elliott + Scott Fields: Akra Kampoj [Used Item]

Label: New Atlantis
Product Code: 21706
Catalog Code: NA-CD-022 CD
Country: USA
 
Price: $6.95



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Using mostly unprocessed electric guitars, the duo of Elliott Sharp and Scott Fields' latest release presents eight dueling guitar works using dynamic, angular tones and textures, from extremely aggressive work to clean avant-jazz with twisted technical intent.


Krieger, Ulrich: /RAW:ReSpace/ [2 CDS]

Label: XI Records
Product Code: 21686
Catalog Code: XI 137CD
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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Saxophonist Ulrich Krieger in an experimental noise-metal saxophone solo album, a dark and brooding release using electric tenor saxophone, saxophone-controlled feedback, pedals, delays, and vocals to create a dark ambient reductionist soundscape.


Jackson, Keefe / Jason Adasiewicz: Rows And Rows

Label: Delmark
Product Code: 21683
Catalog Code: DMK 5024
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.46



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An inventive and lyrical set of duos between Chicago tenor saxophonist and bass clarinetist Keefe Jackson and vibraphonist Jason Adasiewicz, nine concise pieces that blend free improvisation with compositions seamlessly in a really delightful duo.


AMK: Wiretap [CASSETTE]

Label: Banned Productions
Product Code: 21666
Catalog Code: bp239
Country: USA
 
Price: $3.90



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Legendary sound artist AMK in a 6 track cassette release of sounds performed on records and record players with sources including Elvin Jones, Gary Madeley, Aston Barrestt, Carlton Barrett, Joe Higgs, John B, John Bonham, Keith Moon and Howard Stelzer.


Stelzer, Howard / Frans De Waard: However [CASSETTE]

Label: Banned Productions
Product Code: 21665
Catalog Code: bp240
Country: USA
 
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A recomposition of sound artists Howard Stelzer and Frans de Waard's album "Pink Pearl", reworked into two extended compositions of throbbing ambience that glacially grows over the life of each compositions.


Robair, Gino : Two Pieces, Two Decades Apart [CASSETTE]

Label: Banned Productions
Product Code: 21664
Catalog Code: bp238
Country: USA
 
Price: $3.90



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Gino Robair recorded this cassette of ham radio in Alaska while on tour with organist Dave Hyatt, taking his feed off the radio of a friendly operator while they listened to an anonymous operator trolling the airwaves and taunting others, over strange whines and radio timbre.


Fujiwara, Tomas & The Hook Up: After All Is Said

Label: 482 Music
Product Code: 21633
Catalog Code: 482-1089
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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The Hook Up's 3rd album with Mary Halvorson (guitar), Brian Settles (tenor saxophone & flute), Jonathan Finlayson (trumpet), Tomas Fujiwara (drums), and expanded with Michael Formanek on bass, performing Fujiwara's distinctive compositions highlighting his extraordinary band.


Mitchell, Nicole / Tomeka Reid / Mike Reed: Artifacts

Label: 482 Music
Product Code: 21632
Catalog Code: 482-1093
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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Recent Chicago AACM members cellist Tomeka Reid, flutist Nicole Mitchell, and drummer Mike Reed formed this trio to perform pieces from the rich 50 year history of the AACM, each bringing favorite compositions including those from Roscoe Mitchell, Jeff Parker, Art Ensemble, &c.


Bisio, Michael / Kirk Knuffke Duo: Row for William O.

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 21625
Catalog Code: RPR1043
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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New York bassist Michael Bisio pays tribute to his teacher William O. Smith in this tremendous duo with cornetist Kirk Knuffke, in a beautiful mix of lyrical playing and heavy technical skills made to sound remarkably simply; a joyful and profound jazz album.


Moondoc, Jemeel / Hilliard Greene: Cosmic Nickelodeon

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 21624
Catalog Code: RPR- 1047
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.86



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Jemeel Moondoc's third release on New York's Relative Pitch label is this duo with bassist Hilliar Greene, a soulful album of bluesy free playing, Greene's solid finger and bow work anchoring Moondoc for beautiful, informed, quirky and sincerely heartfelt playing.


Fujiwara, Tomas / Ben Goldberg / Mary Halvorson: The Out Louds

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 21622
Catalog Code: RPR 1042
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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The first release from the NY/West Coast trio of Tomas Fujiwara on drums, Ben Goldberg on clarinet, and Mary Halvorson on guitar, a collaborative improv of lyrical and nuanced improv, using great skill and sophistication in dialog that takes unexpected twists and turns.


Bourdreuil, Leila / Michael Foster: The Caustic Ballads

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 21621
Catalog Code: RPR 1034
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.86



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Two bright stars of DIY Brooklyn improvisers with unusual approaches to their instruments through extended techniques, processing and odd acoustic effects from saxophonist Michael Foster and cellist Leila Bourdreuil, together since 2009 creating racous & beautiful sound.


Vandermark, Ken : Site Specific [2 CDs + BOOK]

Label: Audiographic Records
Product Code: 21585
Catalog Code: AGR-005BOOK
Country: USA
 
Price: $39.95



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2 CDs and a book of photos documenting solo work from Chicago improviser Ken Vandermark performing on clarinet, tenor, and baritone sax in 4 sites--a house, a cavern, a train trestle, & a skate park--dedicating the performances to important musicians, and to Buster Keaton, and Jay Adams.


Wooley, Nate / Ken Vandermark: All Directions Home

Label: Audiographic Records / Pleasure of the Text Records
Product Code: 21584
Catalog Code: AGR-008 / POTTR1304
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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Live recordings from Milwaukee's Sugar Maple in 2015 of the dynamic and amazing duo of NY trumpeter Nate Wooley and Chicago saxophonist Ken Vandermark, a tour-de-force of technical and melodic playing showcasing both players and their nearly telepathic high-speed improv exchange.