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Rodrigues, Guilherme / Johan Moir: Hollow Wood

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25501
Catalog Code: cs487
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Swedish double bassist Johan Moir, who focuses on extended techniques, preparations, Just Intonation and psychoacoustic phenomena, joins with cellist Guilherme Rodrigues in the studio in Berlin to record these 9 dialogs of haunting string improvisations, pushing the limits of their "hollow wood" instruments to create a vast palette of sound and approaches.


IKB: Apteryx Mantelli

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25389
Catalog Code: cs492
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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IKB continue their series of albums graced with taxonomic latin names for animals, here with the North Island brown kiwi bird, as the string- and wind-heavy electroacoustic ensemble led by violist Ernesto Rodrigues present this extended improvisation of subtle motion and understated complexity live at O'Culto da Ajuda, in Lisbon, Portugal in 2017.


Bistre (Muller / Rodrigues / Wong): As We Read Along...

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25383
Catalog Code: cs484
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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A trio of free improvisers recording five detailed and subdued dialogs in the studio, from trombonist Matthias Muller (Splitter Orchester), cellist Guilherme Rodrigues, and guitarist Eric Wong, collective improvisation guided by long pointillistic passages that converge into lyrical focal points, a profound example of concentrative discourse.


Chrysakis, Thanos / Ernesto Rodrigues / Guilherme Rodrigues / Miguel Mira / Abdul Moimeme: Micrographia

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25029
Catalog Code: cs477
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Recording in Portugal, the quintet of Aural Terrains label leader Thanos Chrysakis on piano, Creative Sources label leader Ernesto Rodrigue on viola, son Guilherme Rodrigues on cello, Miguel Mira on double bass and Abdul Moimeme on electric guitar, three parts of microscopic collective electroacoustic improvisation of highly focused, detailed interplay.


Voutchkova / Rodrigues / Rodrigues / Mayas: The Afterlife of Trees

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25018
Catalog Code: cs471
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Sounding almost electric through unique string manipulations and harmonic overtones and inside playing on the piano, the quartet of Ernesto Rordigues on viola, Guilherme Rodrigues on cello, Biliana Voutchkova on violin and pianist Magda Mayas render an eerie and atmospheric examination of trees, the self, blindness, and other obscure topics through cautious and slow-moving improvisation.


Rodrigues, Ernesto / Andre Hencleeday / Guilherme Rodrigues / Carlos Santos: Plane, Line Segments, Rays And Some Dissipations

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24768
Catalog Code: cs425
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Barriere, Lali / Ferran Fages / Guilherme Rodrigues / Ernesto Rodrigues : Llop

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24766
Catalog Code: cs423
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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A large work for cello, viola, sinewaves and electronics from the quartet of Guilherme Rodrigues, Ernesto Rodrigues, Ferran Fages, and Barriere, the first two foundation members for Creative Sources, the latter two frequent collaborators, Barriere bringing a mathematical background to the improvisation that blends acoustic and electronic sources in compatibly sinister ways.


String Theory: Heptaphonies

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24749
Catalog Code: cs455
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Drawing its name from the seven members making up this string ensemble led by violist Ernesto Rodrigues, String Theory complements the concurrent Lisbon String Trio albums by magnifying concepts in freely improvised string interactions, using unusual harmonics, melodic and percussive approaches to instruments, and quickly moving quietly intense interaction.


IKB: Rhinocerus

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24289
Catalog Code: cs268
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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One of Portugal's most interesting large scale lowercase ensembles led by violist Ernesto Rodrigues, with frequent Creative Sources collaborators including Nuno Torres on alto sax, Carlos Santos on electronics, Guilherme Rodrigues on cello, Miguel Mira on bass, 14 musicians move with subtlety in a tapestry of electroacoustic resonance and mystique.


Rodrigues, Ernesto / Guilherme Rodrigues / Alexander Frangenheim: Underwater Music

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24272
Catalog Code: cs450
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Like the Lisbon String Trio, this trio explores strings in a viola, cello and double bass trio configuration, from Creative Sources core players Ernesto Rodrigues, Guilherme Rodrigues, and Alexander Frangenheim, exploring a classic trio concept towards new expressions and boundaries, through spritely interaction and sonic expedition.


L'Ensemble Instable : L'Ennui

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24268
Catalog Code: cs446
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Rodrigues, Ernesto / Guilherme Rodrigues / Andre Hencleeday / Carlos Santos: Infinite Series

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24262
Catalog Code: cs440
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Kimmig, Harald / Ernesto Rodrigues / Miguel Mira / Guilherme Rodrigues / Vasco Trilla : Blattwerk

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24258
Catalog Code: cs436
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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"[...] Blattwerk's two torrents of strings move like a waveform, cresting and dipping in volume and intensity. The quintet features an unusual line-up-violin, viola, two cellos, and Trilla's drums-and shifts between an indeterminate wor...


String Theory (Ernesto Rodrigues / Miguel Mira / Guilherme Rodrigues / Miguel Almeida): Xenon

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24250
Catalog Code: cs430
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Rodrigues / Petzold / Rodrigues: Sacred Noise [2 CDs]

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 23931
Catalog Code: cs422
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $22.95



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Wong, Eric / Nuno Torres / Guilherme Rodrigues / Ernesto Rodrigues: Temperature Difference

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 23930
Catalog Code: cs420
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Diceros (Rodrigues / Hencleday / Rodrigues / Flak / Curado / Parrinha / Guerreiro / Godinho): Urze

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 23928
Catalog Code: cs426
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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An extended improvisation of mostly quiet, occasionally cantankerous, but always intriguing free music, primarily acoustic playing with a strong cast of string players, plus reeds, keys, and computer, creating suspenseful music of great tension and impressive restraint as the sound evolves in gradations and facets of sound.


IKB Ensemble: Ornithorhynchus Anatinus

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 23927
Catalog Code: cs416
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Portugal's IKB Ensemble is an electracoustic improvising ensemble with a strong string and wind section, balanced with electric guitar, electronics, and percussion, each album focusing on an object--an art work, Dracaena Draco (Dragon Tree), Chelonoidis Nigra (Giant Tortoise)--and here taking on the Ornithorhynchus Anatinus, or platypus, in 3 fascinating movements.


Suspensao ( Rodrigues / Rodrigues / Mira / Torres / Chagas / Chaprreiro / Santos / Morao): Porto Covo

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 23925
Catalog Code: cs418
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Garcia, Miguel A., Sebastien Branche, Abdul Moimeme, Ernesto Rodrigues, Guilherme Rodrigues: Golden Towers And Electric Frictions

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 23913
Catalog Code: cs386
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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"While the previous Garcia/Branche CD seemed also improvised to me, this five-person work is of the two the more improvised one. The quintet of players also like their sounds to be sustaining, placing bows on strings, but also motorized...


Rodrigues / Rodrigues / Goodwin / Kriton B.: Nuc Box Hums

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 23909
Catalog Code: cs408
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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"A friction quartet, at times quite energized. In addition to viola, cello, and double bass, the instrumentation is notable for Kriton B.'s daxophone, a rather obscure instrument in the class of "friction idiophone," which consists of a...


Farhadian / Rodrigues / Rodrigues / Kurvers / Torres: De-Col//age_

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 23904
Catalog Code: cs397
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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An unusual improvising string quartet plus alto saxophone, Thea Farhadian (violin), Ernesto Rodrigues (viola), Guilherme Rodrigues (cello), Klaus Kurvers (double bass) and Nuno Torres (alto saxophone) present the 11-part "De-col//age_", a slowly-developing work balancing unconventional approaches to their instruments with more conventional strategies.


Rodrigues/ Rodrigues / Barbiero: (The) Nature (Of Things) Likes To Hide

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 23901
Catalog Code: cs393
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Recorded over a 3 year period, the trio of Portuguese string improvisers Ernesto Rodrigues on viola and Guilherme Rodrigues on cello met with New Haven, Connecticut double bassist & synth player Daniel Barbiero, developing this detailed, two part lowercase acoustic improvisation with a spacious, patient feeling that interacts with its ambient environment.


Rodrigues / Rodrigues / Torres / von Buttlar: Leipzig

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 23898
Catalog Code: cs390
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Named for the Leipzig, Poland location in which this live concert was recorded, the acoustic free improvising quartet of Ernesto Rodrigues on viola, Guilherme Rodrigues on cello, Nuno Torres on alto saxophone, and Johannes von Buttlar on percussion, explore extended ranges and approaches to their instrument in these building and detailed dialogs.


Rodrigues / Rodrigues / Santos: Cyclic Symmetry

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 23882
Catalog Code: cs374
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Recorded in the studio in 2017, "Cyclic Symmetry" presents an electroacoustic trio of Ernesto Rodrigues on viola, Guilherme Rodrigues on cello, and CS mainstay Carlos Santos on field recordings, in a minimal work suggested to be heard on infinite loop, contrasting deep silence with sections accenting the slow, interwining harmonics of both Rodrigues' string work.


Scarassatti / Rodrigues / Rodrigues / Torres: Amoa Hi

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 23875
Catalog Code: cs367
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Titled for the Amazonas Indians, Brazilian sound sculptor Marco Scarassatti performs on his self-made instrument the Kraiser in a quartet with Creative Sources regulars Ernesto Rodrigues, Guilherme Rodrigues, and Nuno Torres for a dream-like set of improvisations named with indigenous expressions, blending neoprimitivism with creative acoustic improvisation.


String Theory [PORTUGAL]: Gravity

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 23870
Catalog Code: cs361
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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A sense of both lightness and weight drawn from Portuguese viola player's Ernesto Rodrigues' 18-piece String Theory, in a large and detailed improvisation using an incredible array of string sources, including viola, harp, violin, cello, viola da gamba, double bass, classical, acoustic and 12-string guitars, mandolin, zither, harpsichord, and piano.


Rodrigues / Rodrigues / Trinite: Aether

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 22065
Catalog Code: cs359
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Strings and small percussion imbue this darkly beautiful set of extended improvisations from the Portugese trio of Ernesto Rodrigues on viola, Guilherme Rodrigues on cello, and Monsieur Trinite on small percussion; creative richly open soundscapes with intriguing interventions.


Variable Geometry Orchestra: Quasar

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 22064
Catalog Code: cs358
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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A 46-member orchestra of electroacoustic improvisers performing live at St. George's Church in Lisbon in 2015, for an extended and dynamic tapestry of sound conducted by leader Ernesto Rodrigues, with an impressive list of artists familiar to those following the CS label.


Rodrigues / Rodrigues / Hindi: Ur

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 22061
Catalog Code: cs352
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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A 5-part introspective improvisation from the trio of Creative Sources leader Ernesto Rodrigues on violin, viola, and electronics; Guilherme Rodrigues on cello, pocket trumpet, and radio; and Jassem Hindi on clarinet; subtle work with extended techniques and unexpected punctuation.


Rodrigues / Area / Torres / Gris: Aleph

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 22060
Catalog Code: cs351
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Two freely improvised works performed on cello, sine waves, cracklebox, bottle, synth, cornet and objects from the quartet of frequent collaborators Guilherme Rodrigue, David Area Guillermo Torres, and Tomas Gris, a mix of subtle improvisation and subsuming sound.


Iridium String Quartet (Rocha / Rodrigues / Rodrigues / Mira): Iridium String Quartet

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 22059
Catalog Code: cs350
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Unusual approaches to string improvisation from the quartet of Ernesto Rodrigues (viola), Guilherme Rodrigues (cello), Maria da Rocha (violin), and Miguel Mira (double bass), using extended techniques in subtle yet detailed discourse yielding unexpected qualities to their instruments.


IKB: Chelonoidis Nigra

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 22055
Catalog Code: cs345
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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Ernesto Rodrigues leads a 16 piece orchestra of strings, reeds, winds, voice, brass, accordion, electric guitar, electronics and percussion through the elaborately restrained work "Chelodnis Nigra", rewarding the careful listener with fascinating layers of sound.


Variable Geometry Orchestra: Lulu Auf Dem Berg

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 21656
Catalog Code: cs325
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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"The opening moments of "Stream of Consciousness"are disorienting. Awash in reverb, as in an empty warehouse or a bounded public square, Maria Radich's vocals mingle with those of an audience of unknown size. Camera shutters click, men ...


Gerszewski, Nikolaus: Ordinary Music Vol. 35: Textures

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 21645
Catalog Code: cs314
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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German composer working in Budapest Nikolaus Gerszewski does not consider the score for this piece a composition, but rather a basis for a process, which is executed live at Fabrica Braco de Prata with Gerszewski himself plus improvisers Ernesto & Guilherme Rodrigues, Pedro Roxo, Nuno Torres, Armando Pereira, Carlos Santos, Pedro Castello Lopes & Andre Mota.


Rodrigues, Ernesto / Guilherme Rodrigues / Nuno Torres / Eduardo Chagas / Carlos Santos: Surfaces

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 21640
Catalog Code: CS307
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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An immersive album of collective sound from the Portugues quintet of Ernesto Rodrigues on viola, Guilherme Rodrigues on cello, Nuno Torres on alto saxophone, Eduardo Chagas on trombone, and Carlos Santos on computer, developing rich sonic environments of great detail and intense patience, a tremendous journey that rewards the careful listener.


Rodrigues, Ernesto / Guilherme Rodrigues / Miguel Mira / Nuno Torres / Eduardo Chagas / Antonio Chaparreiro / Rodrigo Pinheiro / Carlos Santos / Jose Oliveira : Jadis La Pluie Etait Bleue

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 21609
Catalog Code: cs300
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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The second volume of the project heard in the previous Creative Sources album, "Suspensao", here in a 9-piece electroacoust ensemble with viola, cello, doublebass, alto sax, trombone, piano, electric guitar, computer and percussion, suspenseful lowercase music that unfolds in mysterious, beautiful and rewarding ways.


Rodrigues, Ernesto / Guilherme Rodrigues / Nuno Torres / Rodrigo Pinheiro / Naoto Yamagishi: Mizutekiteki

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 21607
Catalog Code: Cs298
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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An exceptional lowercase acoustic improvisation album from some of the finest of Europe's outside-technique free improv players, with frequent collaborators and label-mates Ernesto Rodrigues on viola, Nuno Torres on alto sax, and Guiherme Rodrigues on cello, in quintet with Red Trio pianist Rodrigo Pinheiro and French improv drummer Naoto Yamagishi.


IKB : Dracaena Draco [2 CDs]

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 21574
Catalog Code: cs294
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $22.95



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Two CDs representing two extended improvisations of the IKB Ensemble with slightly different personnel, with each ensemble slowly unfolding an amazingly textured work of acoustics and electronics with strong intent and incredible technique, balanced by close listening and attention to detail; an excellent 21st century improvisation orchestra captured live.


Rodrigues, Ernesto / Guilherme Rodrigues / Karine Decorne / Simon Proffitt: Way Of Walking

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 21572
Catalog Code: Cs291
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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A lowercase meeting of strings, objects, microphones and computer between core Creative Sources members Ernesto Rodrigues on viola and Guilherme Rodrigues on cello, and Karne Decorne (objects) and Simon Proffitt (microphones & computer), investigating microsound in four unhurried conversations that include moments of odd interjections, tones, and timbre.


Chrysakis / Rodrigues / Rodrigues / Mira / Moimeme : Exaiphnes

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 21493
Catalog Code: cs310
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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A quintet of string improvisers in discerning dialog using viola, cello, double bass, electric guitar, piano & harp, from regular collaborators Ernesto & Guilherme Rodrigues, Miguel Mira, and Abdul Moimeme, plus Aural Terrains label leader Thanos Chrysakis.


IKB Ensemble: Anthropometrie Sans Titre

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 19124
Catalog Code: cs263
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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A large Lisboa ensemble presenting a collective improvisation titled after a painting by Yves Klein, with performers including Ernesto Rodrigues (baritone violin), Miguel Mira (bass), Nuno Torres (sax), Carlos Santos (electronics), Rodrigo Pinheiro (piano), &c. &c.


Rodrigues / Laurain / Rodrigues / Guerreiro: Alba

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 18786
Catalog Code: cs248
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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"Alba" (Portugese for "white") presents 4 improvisations by Ernesto Rodrigues on viola, Louis Laurain on trumpet, Guilherme Rodrigues on cello and Ricardo Guerreiro on computer, slowly building subliminal works of subtle dialog using extended techniques and white noise.


Rodrigues / Rodrigues / Ullen / D'incise / Bondi: Lisboa

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 17876
Catalog Code: cs232
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Orchestrated from strings, piano, percussives, laptop & objects, this quintet creates a complex collective voice from high- and low-frequency drones, dissonant long string tones, slow piano chords, metallic sounds, and rich electronics.


IKB: Monochrome Bleu Sans Titre

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 16663
Catalog Code: cs223
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Referencing the work of French artist and composer Yves Klein, this large group of Creative Sources regulars perform the 4 part Monochrome Bleu Sans Titre, a subtle and rich work of acoustic and electronic improvisation.


Rodrigues / Rodrigues / Goncalves /...: suspensao [2 CDs]

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 14182
Catalog Code: cs189
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $26.95



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A large group under the direction of violinist Ernesto Rodrigues (also on harp, metronome & objects) in 4 extended improvisations of great suspense and tension through sound and silence.


Variable Geometry Orchestra: live at the casa da musica, porto

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 12909
Catalog Code: VL2008-2
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Large scale electroacoustic conduction by Ernesto Rodrigues (Creative Sources) with a monumental orchestra including some of Europe's finest improvisers performing live at Porto's Casa da Musica.


Kuchen / Rodrigues / Rodrigues / Santos: Vinter

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 12901
Catalog Code: CS158
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Incredible and telepathic ea-oriented improv from violist Ernesto Rodrigues, saxophonist Martin Kuchen, cellist Guilherme Rodrigues, and electronicist Carlos Santos.


Rodrigues / Davidson / Rodrigues / Faustino: Fower

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 12175
Catalog Code: CS161
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Three tracks of acoustic improv from an understated string quartet that uses extended techniques and the whole of their instruments to make unusual and rewarding music.


Davies / Rives / Rodrigues / Rodrigues / Santos: Twrf Neus Ciglau

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 11796
Catalog Code: cs156
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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A single 34 minute live recording at Musica Portuguesa Hoje Festival in Lisbon, 2008 from this excellent set of expressive and contemplative electroacoustic performers.