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GGRIL [feat John Butcher / Isaiah Ceccarelli / Xavier Charles]: Facon [2 CDs]

Label: Circum-Disc
Product Code: 27470
Catalog Code: microcidi014
Country: France
 
Price: $17.95



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The Quebec ensemble GGRIL of eclectic instrumentation, acoustic and electronic, with an open-minded approach to developing large-scale works bringing together approaches to improvisation and contemporary composition, here presenting three works from residencies with John Butcher, Isaiah Ceccarelli and Xavier Charles recorded from 2016 through 2018.


Thomas / Butcher / Solberg : Fictional Souvenirs [CASSETTE]

Label: Astral Spirits
Product Code: 27463
Catalog Code: AS088
Country: USA
 
Price: $7.95



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Performing in concert at Iklectik in London in 2017, the UK and Norwegian free improvising trio of Pat Thomas on Moog Theremini & IPad based electronics, John Butcher on saxophones, and Stale Liavik Solberg on drums & percussion impress through a mix of masterful free playing and eclectic electroacoustic conversations, an adventurous and wonderfully unpredictable set.


McPhee, Joe / John Butcher: At The Hill Of James Magee

Label: Trost Records
Product Code: 26878
Catalog Code: TROST 174CD
Country: Austria
 
Price: $16.95



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Two legendary saxophonists--New York's Joe McPhee on alto and UK's John Butcher on tenor--meet at "The Hill" in the Chihuahuan Desert in Texas, where artist James Magee is building a set of raised buildings arranged on the compass points to house his work, providing fascinating resonant properties for McPhee & Butcher's exceptional interaction.


Butcher, John / Philippe Lauzier / Eric Normand: How Does This Happen?

Label: Ambiances Magnetiques
Product Code: 26790
Catalog Code: AM 247
Country: Canada
 
Price: $14.95



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The Montreal free improvising, experimenting duo "Not The Music" of bassist Eric Norman & bass clarinetist Philippe Lauzier invited UK saxophonist John Butcher for concerts in Ottawa and Montreal, recording the two impressive 5-part series heard on this album--"en consequence" (consequently) and "par irruption" (by bursting), of masterful and profoundly pensive prowess.


Common Objects (Davies / Butcher / Davies / Lapelyte / Patterson / Thomas): Skullmarks

Label: Meena
Product Code: 26633
Catalog Code: meenna-980
Country: Japan
 
Price: $16.95



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Distributing the group--John Butcher, Angharad Davies, Lina Lapelyte, Lee Patterson, Pat Thomas, and Rhodri Davies--inside the Pitt Rivers Museum in Oxford, Butcher chose 4 shamanic objects from the museum's ethnographic collection, evoking water, air, earth, spirit, ritual and utility, used as a score orchestrating varying combinations of players; intense and profound improvisation.


Niggenkemper, Pascal: Sound Within Sound | Wuppertal Diary [2 CDs]

Label: Fitschgetau
Product Code: 26323
Catalog Code: None
Country: Germany
 
Price: $20.95



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Adventurous double bassist Pascal Niggenkemper was artist in residence at Wuppertal in the fall of 2017, presenting concerts with a diverse set of masterful improvisers from Europe and the US, excerpts of which are meticulously programmed in this 2-CD collection, organized by artistic endeavor and intent, from the spacious/introspective to wildly lively encounters; recommended.


Fox, Christopher (w/ John Butcher / Thomas Lehn / Paul Lovens / Axel Dorner): Topophony

Label: Hat [now] ART
Product Code: 26250
Catalog Code: hat(now)ART211
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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Three versions of English composer Christopher Fox's 2015 compositions "Topophony (for Orchestra With or Without Improvising Soloists", performed by the WDR Symphonieorchester conducted by Ilan Volkov, the 1st version with improvising trumpeter Axel Dorner, the 2nd without improvisation, and the 3rd with improvisers, saxophonist John Butcher & synth player Thomas Lehn.


Lee, Okkyung: Cheol-Kkot-Sae (Steel.Flower.Bird)

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 25907
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-4023
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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Cellist Okkyung Lee explores her Korean roots in an amazing long-form composition combining electronics, improvisation, composed melodies and noise with Korean traditional music, performed with the superb ensemble of John Edwards (bass), Ches Smith (drums), John Butcher (sax), Jae Hyo Chang (Korean percussion), Song Hee Kwon (Pansori singing), and Lasse Marhaug (electronics).


Seen, The: Archive : Volumes Vi - X : 2014 To 2016

Label: Confront
Product Code: 25644
Catalog Code: ccs 87
Country: UK
 
Price: $59.95



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Five concerts of exceptional free improvisation, recorded in London, the last at Cafe OTO, across 5 CDs of collective ensembles known as "The Seen", presenting of some of the UK & Europe's finest improvisers, including Mark Wastell, John Butcher, David Toop, Dominic Lash, Phil Durrant, Angharad Davies, Jason Kahn, Bertrand Denzler, Yoni Silver, Chris Burn, &c.


Suzuki, Akio / John Butcher: Immediate Landscapes

Label: Ftarri
Product Code: 24828
Catalog Code: ftarri-987
Country: Japan
 
Price: $16.95



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At the same event in Scotland that John Butcher recorded his excellent "Resonant Spaces" album, he also joined forces with sound artist Akio Suzuki on a variety of objects and sound devices to record the first 5 tracks of this unusual album of very free improv, the last track by the duo recording at the 2015 Ftarri Festival at SuperDeluxe in Tokyo.


Butcher, John / John Edwards / Mark Sanders: Last Dream Of The Morning

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 24582
Catalog Code: RPR 1056
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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A studio album between three UK master improvisers -- John Butcher on sax, John Edwards on double bass, and Mark Sanders on drums -- the trio pushing the envelope in technique and dialog in nearly telepathic playing that transports the listener into their environment, as the music builds and releases in effortless ways that are stunning and exulant; highly recommended.


Anemone (John Butcher / Peter Evans / Frederic Blondy / Clayton Thomas / Paul Lovens): A Wing Dissolved in Light [VINYL]

Label: NoBusiness
Product Code: 23963
Catalog Code: NBLP 105
Country: Lithuania
 
Price: $23.95



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A brilliant quintet brought together for the Tampere Jazz Happening, in Finland in 2013, with NY trumpeter Peter Evans, UK saxophonist John Butcher, Australian bassist Clayton Thomas, German drummer/percussionist Paul Lovens, and French pianist Frederic Blondy for a phenomenal extended improvisation presented in parts: "Une Aile Dissoute Dans La Lumiere".


Butcher, John / Stale Liavik Solberg: So Beautiful, It Starts To Rain

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 22569
Catalog Code: CF390CD
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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British free improvising legend John Butcher met Scandinavian drummer Stale Liavik Solberg at Cafe Oto to record these intensely detailed yet sublimely reserved duos, three pieces segmenting the album title, an intimate and never extravagent dialog of great technical depth.


RED Trio w/ John Butcher: Summer Skyshift

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 22126
Catalog Code: CF372CD
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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The second collaboration between the Portugese Red Trio of Rodrigo Pinheiro (piano), Hernani Faustino (double bass) and Gabriel Ferrandini (drums) with UK saxophonist John Butcher, performing live at Jazz em Agosto Festival in 2015, revealing new aspects to their project.


Butcher, John / Michael Duch: Fjordgata

Label: Confront
Product Code: 21925
Catalog Code: ccs 56
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $13.95



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A live recording at the Jazzfest Trondheim, Trondelag Senter for Samtidskunst, in May 2015 from the freely improvising duo of John Butcher and contrabassist Michael Duch, a superb extended concert of incredible reed technique and concept anchored by Duch's flexible bass work.


Contest of (More) Pleasures, The (Dorner / Pallandre / Butcher / Sassi / Charles): Ulrichsberg

Label: Confront
Product Code: 20596
Catalog Code: ccs 43
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $13.95



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The forward-thinking trio The Contest of Pleasure of Axel Dorner on trumpet, John Butcher on saxophone and Xavier Charles on clarinet, is extended with (More) from Laurent Sassi and Jean-Leon Pallandre on phonographies, mixing and microphones, performing live in Ulrichsberg.


Common Objects: Butcher / Davies / Davies / Patterson: Whitewashed with Lines [2 CDs]

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 20549
Catalog Code: at85x2
Country: UK
 
Price: $24.95



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A double CD featuring two extended live performances by the electroacoustic quartet of John Butcher (sax), Angharad Davies (violin), Rhodri Davies (harps) & Lee Patterson (amplifed devices), one an improv from Durham in 2013, the other a graphic score from Newcastle, 2014.


Butcher, John : Nigemizu

Label: Uchimizu Records
Product Code: 20360
Catalog Code: Uchimizu 01
Country: Japan
 
Price: $15.95



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UK free improvising saxophonist John Butcher continues to push the boundaries in solo explorations of amazing technique and concept on his horn, using the natural resonance of his settings to enhance his wealth of ideas; here he's captured live at Shimanouchi Church, in Osaka, Japan and at Hall Egg Farm, in Fukaya, Japan in 2013 during a Japanese tour.


Kurzmann, Christof: Then & Now [VINYL]

Label: Trost Records
Product Code: 19973
Catalog Code: TROST 120LP
Country: Austria
 
Price: $29.95



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Christof Kurzmann has been a part of Extended Versions, The Magic I.D., Made to Break, El Infierno, Trio x 3, &c; this double LP collects unreleased tracks from a diversity of projects with collaborators B. Fleischmann, Ken Vandermark, Robert Wyatt, Mats Gustafsson, Tony Buck, &c. &c.


Davies, Rhodri / John Butcher: Routing Lynn

Label: Ftarri
Product Code: 19911
Catalog Code: ftarri-217
Country: Japan
 
Price: $15.95



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Chris Watson recorded John Butcher on acoustic & amplified sax and Rhodri Davies on acoustic & electric harp in Routing Lynn in Northumberland, then joined them live at a festival in Gateshead where the duo played alongside Watson's reworked recordings.


Butcher, John / Burkhard Beins / Mark Wastell: Membrane

Label: Confront
Product Code: 19879
Catalog Code: ccs 36
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $13.95



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Mysteriously dark electroacoustic improv from the adept trio of John Butcher on acoustic and amplified saxophones, Burkhard Beins on amplified bass drum and electronics, and Mark Wastell on amplified 32" paiste tam-tam, slowly evolving, rich environments in sound.


Frith, Fred / John Butcher: The Natural Order

Label: Northern Spy
Product Code: 19768
Catalog Code: NS 060
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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This album documents guitarist Fred Frith and saxophonist John Butcher's first head-to-head encounter in a recording studio, two titans of their instruments playing without overdubs in a single session for remarkable creative and sonic results.


Yoshihide, Otomo / Sachiko M / Evan Parker / John Edwards / Tony Marsh / John Butcher: Quintet/Sextet/Duos

Label: Otoroku
Product Code: 18878
Catalog Code: ROKU 009CD
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $14.95



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The final night of Otomo and Sachiko's first residency at London's Cafe OTO in 2009 saw the pair joined by the long-running trio of Evan Parker, John Edwards and Tony Marsh and special guest John Butcher, for an exceptional set of creative improvisation.


Various Artists: The All Angels Concerts [2 CDs]

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 18259
Catalog Code: 4209
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $19.50



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Mark Wastell and Rhodri Davies select highlights from the All Angels Concerts in London featuring artists such as Jonh Russell, John Butcher, Steve Beresford, and more.


Laddaga, Reinaldo: Things That A Mutant Needs To Know [BOOK + 2 CDs]

Label: Unsounds
Product Code: 18247
Catalog Code: 38U
Country: Netherlands
 
Price: $39.96



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A collection of fifty-five short stories or texts, and fifty-five brief musical works to accompany them, composed by a momentary collective of eighteen musicians including John Butcher, Andy Moor, Yannis Kyriakides, Francisco Lopez, Machinefabriek, Gabriel Paiuk, &c.


Common Objects: John Butcher / Rhodri Davies / Lee Patterson: Live In Morden Tower

Label: Mikroton Recordings
Product Code: 17996
Catalog Code: cd 29
Country: Russia
 
Price: $10.00



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Active in various formats since 2005 when The London Musicians' Collective commissioned the ensemble from electric harpist Rhodri Davies, this album with John Butcher (sax & amplifier) and Lee Patterson on amplified devices is surprisingly their first release.


Butcher / Buck / Mayas / Stangl: Plume

Label: Unsounds
Product Code: 17586
Catalog Code: 35U
Country: The Netherlands
 
Price: $15.95



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Drummer/percussionist Tony Buck and saxophonist John Butcher are the common elements in these two trios, one with guitarist Burkhard Stangl, and one with pianist Magda Mayas, using imaginative and unusual approaches to improvisation.


Butcher, John / Matthew Shipp: At Oto

Label: Fataka
Product Code: 17368
Catalog Code: 2
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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When Matthew Shipp was invited to London's Cafe Oto for a residency in 2010 the first collaborator he requested was John Butcher, the resulting meeting recorded for this brilliant duo release.


Way Out Northwest: The White Spot - w/John Butcher, Tortsen Mueller and Dylan van der Shyff

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 16667
Catalog Code: RPR 1006
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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The UK and Vancouver meet for a second release under the Way Out Northwest name - British saxophone master John Butcher with bassist Torsten Muller and drummer Dylan van der Schyff - recording for Sonarchy Radio.


Butcher, John & Mark Sanders: Daylight

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 16256
Catalog Code: 5024
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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Percussionist Mark Sanders and saxophonist John Butcher in recordings from two concerts: the 2010 Freedom of the City festival in London, and a year later at Southampton University; exceptionally expressive and technically unique playing.


Moser, Michael: Resonant Cuts: (2 CDs AND BOOK)

Label: Edition Rz
Product Code: 14401
Catalog Code: Ed. RZ 10018-19 2CD (Parallele 12-13)
Country: Germany
 
Price: $41.95



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Book and 2 CDs documenting a 2010 concert and sound installation by Carsten Seiffarth and Michael Moser, with Polweschsel & guests (Burkhard Beins, Axel Dorner, &c) performing the concert.


AMM: Sounding Music

Label: Matchless
Product Code: 12975
Catalog Code: MRCD77
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $18.95



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AMM's performance at the 2009 Freedom of the City Festival with AMM regular members Eddie Prevost and John Tilbury extended with John Butcher, Chritian Wolff and Ute Kanngiesser.


Butcher / Binder: Under The Roof

Label: Nuscope
Product Code: 12956
Catalog Code: CD 1023
Country: USA
 
Price: $15.95



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Saxophonist Butcher on tenor and soprano saxophone meets inside and out pianist Claudia Ulla Binder in Switzerland for these beautifully recorded duo improvisations.


Weightless (Butcher / Edwards / Spera / Braida): A Brush with Dignity

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 12016
Catalog Code: CF154
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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Music inspired and fascinated by Italian cultural history, art, poetry, &c., from the collective quartet of John Butcher, John Edwards, Fabrizio Spera and Alberto Braida.


Polwechsel & John Tilbury: Field

Label: Hatology
Product Code: 11527
Catalog Code: Hatology672
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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An E-A supergroup with Burkhard Beins, Martin Brandlmayr, Werner Dafeldecker, John Butcher, Michael Moser and AMM pianist John Tilbury, mysterious and wonderful music!


Butcher / Durrant / Lee: Intentions

Label: Nuscope
Product Code: 11278
Catalog Code: CD 1011
Country: USA
 
Price: $15.95



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Bringing together British and Vancouver artists in a set of improvisations with extended and unusual techniques, harmonics, microtones and texturally dense counterpoint.


Butcher / Muller / van der Schyff: Way Out Northwest

Label: Drip Audio
Product Code: 09375
Catalog Code: DA00272
Country: Canada
 
Price: $13.95



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British saxophone phenomenon John Butcher meets Vancouver's premiere bassist Torsten Müller and drummer Dylan van der Schyff for an amazing live set at the Western Front.


fORCH: Spin Networks

Label: psi
Product Code: 08400
Catalog Code: 07.05/07.06
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $25.95



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Sandell Trio, Sten / Butcher, John: Strokes

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 08307
Catalog Code: CF082
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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Butcher, John / Nilssen-Love, Pal: Concentric

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 07274
Catalog Code: CF067
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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Butcher, John / Kurzmann, Christof: The Big Misunderstanding Between Hertz and Megahertz

Label: Potlatch
Product Code: 07197
Catalog Code: P106
Country: France
 
Price: $18.95



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Mackness, Vanessa / John Butcher: Respiritus

Label: Incus
Product Code: 06764
Catalog Code: CD21
Country: UK
 
Price: $16.95



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Butcher / Charles / Dorner - The Contest of Pleasures: Alibi Days

Label: Potlatch
Product Code: 06442
Catalog Code: P205
Country: France
 
Price: $18.95



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Recordings of improvisations from different rooms with unique resonant properties, manipulated and organized into 5 compositions mixing musique concrete and e-a improv.


Polwechsel: Archives of the North

Label: Hatology
Product Code: 06379
Catalog Code: Hatology633
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $17.95



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Butcher, John: 13 Friendly Numbers

Label: Unsounds
Product Code: 06166
Catalog Code: 07u
Country: The Netherlands
 
Price: $17.95



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Moor / Lehn / Butcher: Thermal

Label: Unsounds
Product Code: 01920
Catalog Code: 04u
Country: The Netherlands
 
Price: $15.95



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Minton, Phil Quartet: Mouthfull of Ecstasy

Label: Les Disques Victo
Product Code: 01071
Catalog Code: CD 041
Country: Canada
 
Price: $15.95



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