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Rodrigues, Ernesto / Guilherme Rodrigues/ Eduardo Chagas/ Andre Hencleeday/ Carlos Santos : Spiric S

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25509
Catalog Code: cs498
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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The affect of Carlos Santos' electronics and recordings are the foundation of this Portuguese quintet's improvisations, creating an environment over which Ernesto & Guilherme Rodrigues on viola & cello, Eduardo Chagas on trombone, and Andre Hencleeday add subtle gestures of unusual approaches to their instruments, in a mysterious album of lowercase improv.


Suspensao: Physis

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25506
Catalog Code: cs496
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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The third album on Creative Sources for this 10-piece ensemble with 5 string players, piano, sax, trombone, electronics and percussion, freely improvising in an extended work themed for the Greek theological, philosophical, and scientific term typically translated as nature or physics, in a rich tapestry of meticulous detail and profoundly subtle communication.


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.


Rodrigues, Ernesto / Andre Hencleeday / Guilherme Rodrigues / Carlos Santos: Plane, Line Segments, R

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



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Otopus (Rodrigues / Humm / Curado / Piosik / Hencleeday / Almeida / Santos / Godinho): Vulgaris

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24758
Catalog Code: cs464
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Correctly configured, the Portugese ensemble Octopus is an octet, and though named after the most common of the breed, this 8-tentacled orchestration of strings, flute, trumpet, piano, guitar, electronics and percussion, all using extended techniques, slides deftly and with incredible restraint through a large, detailed dark-water work of electroacoustic improvisation.


Rodrigues, Ernesto / Nuno Torres / Carlos Santos / Stale Liavik Solberg : Soon

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24757
Catalog Code: cs463
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Norwegian percussionist Stale Liavik Solberg (Gjerstad, VCDC, &c) joins frequent collaborators Ernesto Rodrigues (viola), Nuno Torres (saxophone), and Carlos Santos (electronics) for a studio album of often pointillistic interaction, Solberg punctuating the unusual voicing and techniques of acoustic and electronic interactions as they permute the word "soon".


Rodrigues, Ernesto / Carlos Santos: Piano

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24755
Catalog Code: cs461
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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A unique take on the piano, with both participants--Ernesto Rodrigues and Carlos Santos--approaching the physical aspects of the instrument, somewhat beyond prepared piano, as the two record not just the strings but the wood, metal and most likely wheels of the instrument, creating a cantankerous display of sound that unfolds slowly; idiosyncratic and noteworthy.


Suspensao: Theatron

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24732
Catalog Code: cs404
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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"In Gerald Murnane's Barley Patch, he writes of a character who, listening to music in an old timber building, would hope to find "the crowd of dust-motes that he sometimes saw swirling or drifting in a shaft of sunlight." As he listene...


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.


Muche, Matthias / Ernesto Rodrigues / Nicola L. Hein / Miguel Mira / Carlos Santo: Klang

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24271
Catalog Code: cs449
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Recorded in Lisbon, Creative Sources core performers Ernesto Rodrigues on viola, Miguel Mira on cello and Carlos Santos on synthesizer are joined by renowned German free improviser Matthias Muche on trombone and Cologne based guitarist Nicola L. Hein for two extended improvisations of actively subdued dialog that ebb and flow in commanding ways.


Isotope Ensemble: Yttrium

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24270
Catalog Code: cs448
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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An incredible example of Creative Sources/Ernesto Rodrigues' large electroacoustic ensembles, blending acoustic and electronic sources in slow moving and subtle improvised works of a large scale, here with 12 musicians layering string, brass, keys, percussion, synth and computer into a mysterious harmonic and hallucinatory convergence of powerful intention.


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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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 Cov

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



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Variable Geometry Orchestra: Maat Mons

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 23905
Catalog Code: cs406
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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"As always, the geometry is of the n-dimensional sort. The number of dimensions that vary is impressive: membership, instrumentation, location, duration, and so on. Certainly, the overall shape of each VGO performance is highly variable...


Rodrigues / Rodrigues / Santos: Cyclic Symmetry

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



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Miguel, Sei : (Five) Stories Untold

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 22128
Catalog Code: CF374CD
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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A collection of "stories untold" with varying line-ups, from a duo with Fala Mariam to a sextet with Mariam, Nuno Torres, Rodrigo Amado, Jose Bruno Parrinha & Paulo Curado, including the participation of other musicians like Carlos Santos, Hernani Faustino, Luis Desirat & Moz Carrapa.


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.


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.


Rodrigues / Yamauchi / Santos: The Presence Of Air Particles Ignited By Memory

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 22052
Catalog Code: cs342
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Remarkably detailed, slowly moving improvisation from the trio of Katsura Yamauchi on alto sax, Carlos Santos on electronics, and Ernesto Rodrigues on viola, harp and objects, a beautiful balance of acoustic and electronic sound in intensely concentrated music.


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 Chap

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.


Kerbaj, Mazen / Ernesto Rodrigues / Guilherme Rodrigues / Carlos Santos / Sharif Sehnaoui : Blue Rai

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 21591
Catalog Code: Cs296
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Three foreboding tracks of aggressive and open improvisation from long-time collaborators Lebanese trumpet player Mazen Kerbaj and guitarist Sharif Sehnaoui in a quintet with Creative Sources labelmates Ernesto Rodrigues on viola, Guilherme Rodrigues on cello, and Carlos Santos on electronics; a confrontational, at times frightening world of sound; gripping.


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.


Valente, Jorge / Carlos Santos: Metallum

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 21570
Catalog Code: cs288
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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The duo of Carlos Santos and Jorge Valente developed this project around the metallics of a cymbal, recording it and digitally manipulating and transforming it into a musical structure using the maxmsp programming; this recording was captured live at the Hertzoscopio Festival in Fabrica da Polvora, Barcarena, Portugal in 2004.


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 / Yamauchi / Santos: Three Rushes

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 17163
Catalog Code: cs227
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $12.00



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Creative Sources label leaders Carlos Santos on computer and Enresto Rodrigues on harp are joined by saxophonist Katsura Yamauchi, using unorthodox techniques to create a beautifully floating album of modern ea-improvisation.


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.


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.


Rodrigues, Ernesto / Thieke, Michael / Rodrigues, Guilherme / Santos, Carlos: Kreis

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 04530
Catalog Code: cs020
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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