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Paul, Leah: Trenza [Used Item]

Label: Skirl
Product Code: 22942
Catalog Code: Skirl 026
Country: USA
 
Price: $9.95



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Flutist Leah Paul presents two engaging compositions in multiple movements, performed with a chamber ensemble of Chris Speed (reeds), Rob Jost (french horn), Sara Schoenbeck (bassoon), Peter Sachon (cello), Tanya Kalmanovitch (viola), Ben Kono (oboe) and Michel Gentile (flute).


Feel No Other: Feel No Other [Used Item]

Label: Silber
Product Code: 22941
Catalog Code: Silber 152
Country: USA
 
Price: $6.95



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Electric Bird Noise artist Brian Lea McKenzie extends his concepts in a new duo with vocalist Claudia Gregory (Exhaust the Fox, Claudia Versus the Queen of Hearts), with a new band name and a compelling set of epic electro-rock songs.


Jerman, Jeph: Analog [2 CASSETTES]

Label: No Label
Product Code: 22924
Catalog Code: jermanAnalog
Country: USA
 
Price: $9.95



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Sound explorer Jeph Jerman's "Analog" in two extended works merging field recordings and inexplicable sound, a hazy balance of muffled and indeterminate sound with great motion and punctuated moments, like hallucinatory memories heard from the wheel well of a car.


Jerman / Barnes: Versatile Ambience [VINYL]

Label: IDEA Intermedia
Product Code: 22923
Catalog Code: IDEA19
Country: USA
 
Price: $22.95



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Without referencing typical genre or style, the collaboration of sound artists Tim Barnes and Jeph Jerman moves a step forward with this 45 RPM LP release of texture and atmosphere, with assistance from Ken Vandermark, Jacob Duncan, Aaron Michael Bulter, Sara Saltau & Bret Berry.


BassDrumBone + guests Joe Lovano / Jason Moran: The Long Road [2 CDs]

Label: Auricle
Product Code: 22707
Catalog Code: AUR 16+17
Country: USA
 
Price: $22.95



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The 40th Anniversary release for the creative free improvising jazz trio of Gerry Hemingway (drums), Mark Helias (bass) and Ray Anderson (trombone), with guests Joe Lovano on sax and Jason Moran on piano; superb lyrical soulful collective improvisation of the finest order.


Kapsalis, Terri / John Corbett: Dead Level

Label: Corbett vs. Dempsey
Product Code: 22706
Catalog Code: CvsDSP001
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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"Commissioned by Experimental Sound Studio in 2000 to create a radio work for the Outer Ear Festival, Kapsalis and Corbett returned to an ongoing investigation of film noir and pulp fiction, creating a half-hour work of non-narrative ra...


McPhee, Joe / Andre Jaume: Nuclear Family

Label: Corbett vs. Dempsey
Product Code: 22705
Catalog Code: CvsDCD031
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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"Multi-instrumental master McPhee and his longtime colleague, French saxophonist and clarinetist Jaume, joined forces for this studio recording in 1979 that was prepared in its day but never released. It is primarily structured around p...


Picnic (Honsinger / Kondo / Bergen / Jacques Avenel / Vatcher / Vigni): Picnic

Label: Corbett vs. Dempsey
Product Code: 22704
Catalog Code: CvsDCD029
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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"A little-known gem of Dutch free music, Picnic is the brainchild of cellist Tristan Honsinger, who composed all but one of its 12 compositions. Brilliant and whimsical, the tracks bring to mind Honsinger's work with ICP Orchestra, for ...


Chadbourne, Eugene : There'll Be No Tears Tonight

Label: Corbett vs. Dempsey
Product Code: 22703
Catalog Code: CvsDCD030
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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"One of the absolute essentials of Chadbourne's oeuvre, what he described as "free improvised country & western bebop," featuring his frantic, skewed interpretations of classic songs such as Merle Haggard's "Swingin' Doors," Roger M...


Halvorson, Mary Octet: Away With You

Label: Firehouse 12 Records
Product Code: 22687
Catalog Code: FH12-04-01-024
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Mary Halvorson continues her string of excellent modern jazz albums with this octet release with fellow guitarist Susan Alcorn, Jonathan Finlayson (trumpet), Jon Irabagon & Ingrid Laubrock (sax), Jacob Garchik (trombone), John Hebert (bass) and Ches Smith (drums).


Duthoit, Isabelle / Georg Graewe: Parlance

Label: Nuscope
Product Code: 22664
Catalog Code: CD 1030
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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The duo of French clarinetist Isabelle Duthoit and Viennese pianist Georg Graewe in a subtle and sophisticated set of improvisations with chamber music inclinations, using impressive technique that serves their beautiful and mesmerizing dialog.


Finlayson, Jonathan / Sicilian Defense: Moving Still

Label: Pi Recordings
Product Code: 22663
Catalog Code: PIR-CD-67
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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NY trumpeter Jonathan Finlayson's 2nd Pi album, in a quintet with pianist Matt Mitchell, bassist John Hebert, guitarist Miles Okazaki, and drummer Craig Weinrib, for 6 original lyrical compositions with captivating progressions and top notch soloing making great modern jazz.


Douglas, Dave & Frank Woeste: Dada People

Label: Greenleaf Music
Product Code: 22662
Catalog Code: GRE-CD-1051
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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Trumpeter Dave Douglas with composer/pianist Frank Woeste leads a quartet with Matt Brewer (bass) and Clarence Penn (drums) in a lyrical and sophisticated album paying tribute to "art of reinvention", the Dada Art movement of the early 1900s, interpreted through modern perspectives.


Sao Paulo Underground / Rob Mazurek: Cantos Invisiveis

Label: Cuneiform
Product Code: 22660
Catalog Code: CUN-CD-423
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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The 5th album for Sao Paulo Underground with Rob Mazurek, bringing Brazilian drummer/percussionist Mauricio Takata and keyboardist Guilherem Granado together with the Chicago cornetist, also on keys, and here with Swiss/Brazilian transplant Thomas Rohrer on winds.


Pinhas, Richard / Tatsuya Yoshida / Masami Akita : Process and Reality

Label: Cuneiform
Product Code: 22659
Catalog Code: CUN-CD-432
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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Thick, noisy, complex, interweaving and stunningly cathartic music from the trio of French prog legend Richard Pinhas on guitar, Ruins/Magaibutsu drummer Tatsuya Yoshida, and pioneer of noise music Masami Akita, AKA Merzbow, recording in the studio in Tokyo.


Pinhas, Richard / Barry Cleveland (feat Manring / Alberti): Mu

Label: Cuneiform
Product Code: 22658
Catalog Code: CUN-CD-426
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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Four improvised works from legendary French artist Richard Pinhas & guitarist/synth player Barry Cleveland, plus Michael Manring on bass and Celso Alberti on percussion; exotic and enveloping music that merges art rock, ambient, electronic, avant-garde jazz, and various "world" musics.


Zorn, John: 49 Acts Of Unspeakable Depravity In The Abominable Life And Times Of Gilles De Rais

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 22657
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-8348
Country: USA
 
Price: $15.95



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Simulacrum's 5th CD, with John Medeski on organ, Kenny Grohowski on drums and Matt Hollenberg on guitar, powerful playing that blends heavy rock, blues, funk and jazz with modern classical music, here performing composer John Zorn's 10 part suite on decscending into madness.


Ewen / Smith / Walter: Live in Texas

Label: Balance Point Acoustics
Product Code: 22650
Catalog Code: bpaltd 808
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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Seven "hyperactive and urgent improvisations" of the reunited trio of guitarist Sandy Ewen, double bassist Damon Smith and drummer Weasel Walter, performing at the NMASS festval in Austin, Texas, and two venues in Houston, Texas; rugged and rewarding exploratory playing.


Fielder, Alvin / Damon Smith: Song For Chico

Label: Balance Point Acoustics
Product Code: 22649
Catalog Code: BPA -6
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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Free improvisations and a few fascinating covers of work by Cecil Taylor, Chico Hamilton, and Johnny Dyani from the duo of double bassist Damon Smith and legendary drummer Alvin Fielder, showing intense and unusual approaches in great rhythmic dialog.


Xenakis: Works With Piano [DVD] [Used Item]

Label: Mode
Product Code: 22612
Catalog Code: MODE 217DVD
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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DVD Edition: Aki Takahashi follows up her acclaimed 1st disc of Xenakis piano works with these works for piano with instruments, joined by the JACK Quartet, the Callithumpian Consort, and Rohan de Saram.


Swell, Steve: The Loneliness of the Long Distance Improviser

Label: Swell Records
Product Code: 22597
Catalog Code: SDS 001
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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A diverse and engrossing solo album from NY-based, global travelling trombonist Steve Swell, showing vast creative and technical skills through unusual techniques that balance with inventive and lyrical approaches to the horn, a tour-de-force of modern playing.


Forebrace (Ward / Sassi / Horro / Doulton): Steeped

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 22584
Catalog Code: RPR1052
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Blending jazz and rock forms with frenetic excitement and masterful control, multi-reedist Forebrace quartet with Roberto Sassi (electric guitar), Santiago Horro (electric bass) and Jem Doulton (drums) run the gamut on exultantly virtuosic improvisation, here recording live at Cafe Oto.


Evans, Peter: Lifeblood [USB Drive]

Label: More Is More
Product Code: 22579
Catalog Code: 161
Country: USA
 
Price: $19.95



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Trumpeter Peter Evans' first solo release in over 5 years, presenting two demanding and impressive live performances from 2015/16, during Evan's residency at Roulette, and at Bop Stop in Cleveland, presented on a USB credit card drive in mp3 and wav formats, with liner notes.


Hearts & Minds (Stein / Giallorenzo / Rosaly): Hearts & Minds [VINYL]

Label: Astral Spirits
Product Code: 22554
Catalog Code: AS026
Country: USA
 
Price: $15.95



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The Chicago trio of Jason Stein on bass clarinet, Paul Giallorenzon on keys, and Frank Rosaly on drums, performing a joyful album of lyrical jazz, blending compositions and free playing with modern creative skills and unpredictable, enthusiastic soloing; superb!


Bennett, Ben : Trap [CASSETTE with DOWNLOAD CODE]

Label: Astral Spirits
Product Code: 22553
Catalog Code: AS036
Country: USA
 
Price: $8.95



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Twelve tracks of solo percussion using a variety of drum-like devices, an intense album of percussive possibilities that surprise in the variety of approaches, the intensity of sound, and the dynamics of each work, using close microphones to capture sonic details.


Jackson / Baker / Kirshner: The Noisy Miner [CASSETTE with DOWNLOAD CODE]

Label: Astral Spirits
Product Code: 22552
Catalog Code: AS037
Country: USA
 
Price: $7.95



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Chicago mainstays Keefe Jackson on tenor and sopranino sax, Jim Baker on piano and synths, and Julian Kirshner on drums, are caught live at the Constellation in 2015 for a forceful, demanding yet lyrical set of free improvisations, a great example of the fertile Chicago scene.


Dorji, Tashi / Tyler Damon: Live at the Spot +1 [CASSETTE with DOWNLOAD CODE]

Label: Astral Spirits
Product Code: 22551
Catalog Code: AS034
Country: USA
 
Price: $8.95



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The free improvising duo of Himalayan guitarist Tashi Dorji and drummer Tyler Damon, who preform regularly as a duo based in Asheville, NC and Bloomington, IN, here in a live album of thick and energetic interaction bordering on the ecstatic, recorded in two exhilarating concerts.


Stine, Tim Trio The: Tim Stine Trio [CASSETTE with DOWNLOAD CODE]

Label: Astral Spirits
Product Code: 22550
Catalog Code: AS035
Country: USA
 
Price: $7.95



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Acoustic guitarist Tim Stine and his trio with upright bassist Anton Hatwich and drummer Frank Rosaly, an all-star group of younger Chicago players in an album of buoyant, original improvisations with great give-and-take from a superb working band of contemporaries.


Talibam! w/ Alan Wilkinson: It is Dangerous to Lean Out [CASSETTE with DOWNLOAD CODE]

Label: Astral Spirits
Product Code: 22549
Catalog Code: As032
Country: USA
 
Price: $7.95



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The Downtown NY insanely creative duo Talibam! of Kevin Shea on drums and Matt Motel on keys is joined by free improvising legend, saxophonist Alan Wilkinson, for two incendiary improvisations performed live at Sant'anna Arresi Jazz Festival in Sardinia, Italy.


Dockery, R. Lee / Smokey Emery: Cathedrelic [CASSETTE with DOWNLOAD CODE]

Label: Astral Spirits
Product Code: 22548
Catalog Code: AS030
Country: USA
 
Price: $7.95



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An album of dark and cavernous sound in the second release from the sound-sculpting duo of R. Lee Dockery and Smoke Emery (aka Daniel Hipolito), two long tracks that evolve with the patience and intensity of a dark sacramental journey in deeply detailed drone.


Konstrukt w/ Graham Massey & David McLean: Live at Islington Mills [CASSETTE with DOWNLOAD CODE]

Label: Astral Spirits
Product Code: 22547
Catalog Code: As031
Country: USA
 
Price: $7.95



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The Turkish Konstrukt trio teamed up with 808 State guitarist Graham Massey and pianist David Andrew McLean (Charles Hayward's Anonymous Bash) for a live album at Islington Mill in Salford England for two sides of blistering avant-funk & cosmic space sounds.


Rankin-Parker/Pearce: Odd Hits [CASSETTE with DOWNLOAD CODE]

Label: Astral Spirits
Product Code: 22546
Catalog Code: AS033
Country: USA
 
Price: $7.95



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An exhilarating and unusual set of duos for drum and cello from Daniel Pierce and Teddy Rankin-Parker, the latter known for Nicole Mitchell's Black Earth Ensemble, ICE, and work with Primus; together they deliver intense and captivating polyrhythms and unexpected string sonics.


Hayward, Robin: Stop Time [Used Item]

Label: Important Records
Product Code: 22541
Catalog Code: IMPREC 436CD
Country: USA
 
Price: $9.95



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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.


Dick, Robert : Our Cells Know [Used Item]

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 22538
Catalog Code: TZ-CD-4015
Country: USA
 
Price: $9.95



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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.


Orcutt, Bill / Chris Corsano: Live At Various / Various Live [VINYL 2 LPs]

Label: Palilalia
Product Code: 22527
Catalog Code: PAL 044LP
Country: USA
 
Price: $25.95



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Reissuing 2 Palilalia cassettes from the tour following guitarist Bill Orcutt (here on electric) and drummer/percussionist Chris Corsano's "The Raw and the Cooked" LP, both in excellent form as they play Northampton, Mexico City, Brooklyn, Montreal, Cleveland and Rochester.


Wilmington Sound Orchestra: Play Russolo

Label: Bad At Raving Foundation
Product Code: 22524
Catalog Code: BARF04
Country: USA
 
Price: $9.95



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Two interpretations of Luigi Russolo's 1914 Futurist noise composition "Risveglio Di Uns Citta" ("The Awakening Of A City"), performed forwards and backwards, from a live performance at Squidco headquarters in Wilmington, NC.


Wright, Jack / Zachary Darrup: Meet & Greet

Label: Spring Garden Music
Product Code: 22519
Catalog Code: SGM-22
Country: USA
 
Price: $12.95



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Interactive free improvisation on sax and guitar from Jack Wright on alto and soprano, and Zachary Darrup on electric guitar, a mix of intensely technical work alongside strange and even aberrant voicings from both instruments, a great balance of exuberant and thoughtful playing.


Wright, Jack : Sample Tape: 1979-1985

Label: Spring Garden Music
Product Code: 22518
Catalog Code: SGM-23
Country: USA
 
Price: $12.95



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In the 80s sasxophonist Jack Wright used his "Sample Tape" as a way of communicating his own personal views and preferences in his playing to others; this release updates that calling card with new, edited, and improved works, as he digs through his extensive recording archives.


Dunietz / Edwards / Noble: Cousin It [Used Item]

Label: Hopscotch Records
Product Code: 22514
Catalog Code: HOP 23
Country: USA
 
Price: $8.95



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Israeli pianist Maya Dunietz comes together with British free improvisers John Edwards (bass) and Steve Noble (drums) for a trio record of creative and informed playing, a marvel of power and inventiveness.


Dilloway, Aaron: Songs About Jason [VINYL 10-inch]

Label: Amethyst Sunset
Product Code: 22496
Catalog Code: AMETHYST 016LP
Country: USA
 
Price: $15.95



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Originally released in a limited edition of forty copies for a solo/duo show with Jason Lescalleet in 2013, this 10" release remasters the original album; a disorienting and melodic album of tape loops and dark ambient drone.


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.


Matchbox (Djikstra / Karayorgis / McBride / Newton): Matchbox [Used Item]

Label: Driff Records
Product Code: 22415
Catalog Code: 1501
Country: USA
 
Price: $7.90



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Blending melodic strength with post-bop intensity, Boston area improvisers Jorrit Dijkstra on alto sax, lyricon & analog synth, Pandelis Karayorgis on piano, Nate McBride on bass and Curt Newton on drums present 10 exuberant and unique modern jazz compositions.


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: $14.95



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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: $14.95



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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: $16.95



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"a cornucopia of the saxophonist's unusual, unabashed free improvisations...a glimpse into a world of music which surfaces below the radar screen The underlying theme is that of no melody, no preconceived conceptions, no conventional ha...


Wright, Jack : Thaw

Label: Spring Garden Music
Product Code: 22355
Catalog Code: SGM-002
Country: USA
 
Price: $12.95



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"The sort of radical improvisation practiced by Jack Wright is unburdened by preconception, but not by experience. Though each track is spontaneously produced, it is nonetheless the product of considerable discipline and training. All 1...


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.