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Clucas, Dan / Jeb Bishop / Damon Smith / Matt Crane: Universal or Directional

Label: Balance Point Acoustics
Product Code: 29587
Catalog Code: bpaltd 10010
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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Three quartet improvisations and six duo combinations between Dan Clucas on cornet, Jeb Bishop on trombone, Damon Smith on double bass, and Matt Crane on drums, recording in the studio in Rhode Island, 2018, the various permutations of each player elucidating the full group interactions through focused and captivating investigations of instrumental combinations.


Fielder, Alvin / Damon Smith: Song For Chico [CASSETTE]

Label: Balance Point Acoustics
Product Code: 29586
Catalog Code: BPA -6CAS
Country: USA
 
Price: $8.95



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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.


Smith, Damon: Whatever Is Not Stone Is Light

Label: Balance Point Acoustics
Product Code: 29348
Catalog Code: BPA -10
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Taking his title from a poem by Octavio Paz with titles from translations by Lysander Kemp of other Octavio Paz poems, this solo album from double bassist Damon Smith is his definitive statement on the instrument: 23 tracks from 46 seconds to 5 minutes 50, developed over 15 years and displaying Smith's incredible technique and creative intent; incomparable.


Cliff Trio (Pandelis Karayorgis / Damon Smith / Eric Rosenthal): Precipice

Label: Listen! Foundation (Fundacja Sluchaj!)
Product Code: 29315
Catalog Code: FSR 09 | 2020
Country: Poland
 
Price: $15.95



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Recording at the Lilypad in Cambridge, MA, the Boston-area trio of pianist Pandelis Karayorgis, bassist Damon Smith, and drummer Eric Rosenthal are captured in concert for an adventurous album of free improvisation, Karayorgis's compositions leading this piano trio of magnificent mastery into buoyantly exciting interaction as they take their listeners to a dizzying precipice edge.


Blonk, Jaap / Damon Smith: Hugo Ball: Sechs Laut- Und Klanggedichte 1916 (Six Sound Poems, 1916) [CASSETTE] [Used Item]

Label: Balance Point Acoustics
Product Code: 28929
Catalog Code: BPA-4-CAS
Country: USA
 
Price: $6.45



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Three free improvisations for voice & double bass + improvisations on Hugo Ball's Six Sound Poems from the duo of free improvising vocalist Jaap Blonk and double bassist Damon Smith.


Karayorgis / McBride / Smith / Gray / Rosenthal: CliffPools

Label: Driff Records
Product Code: 28662
Catalog Code: CD 2002
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Merging two Boston-based trios--Cliff of bassist Damon Smith, drummer Eric Rosenthal and pianist Pandelis Karayorgis, and Pools of bassist Nate McBride, drummer Luther Gray, and Karayorgis--performing Karayorgis compositions with collective input from all five, creating profoundly great music in a shared language fueled by long collaborative relationships.


JeJaWeDa (Bishop / Blonk / Walter / Smith): Pioneer Works Vol. 1 [CD + BOOKLET]

Label: Balance Point Acoustics
Product Code: 28418
Catalog Code: BPA 19
Country: USA
 
Price: $15.95



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The 1st of two volumes from the quartet of Jeb Bishop on trombone & electronics, Jaap Blonk on voice & electronics, Weasel Walter on percussion, and Damon Smith on double bass, each player an innovator and leader on their own, together bringing unique elements of virtuoso quirk and passionate mastery, merging voice, electronics and acoustics in profoundly unusual ways.


CARL (Damon Smith / Daniel Kamins / Andrew Durham): Solid Bottom [CASSETTE w/ DOWNLOAD]

Label: Astral Spirits
Product Code: 27912
Catalog Code: AS091
Country: USA
 
Price: $7.95



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Two basses and a lower-end saxophone from the trio of Damon Smith on double bass, Andrew Durham on electric bass, and Danny Kamins on baritone sax, Durham also adding effects and "Radio Manipulation" to their deep sound, Durham & Kamins the core of CARL with Damon Smith adding extra underpinnings to their slowly developing, sometimes pensive, sometimes cantankerous, profound improvisation.


Smith, Damon : Winter Solos for Robert Ryman [CASSETTE]

Label: Balance Point Acoustics
Product Code: 27841
Catalog Code: BPA -7
Country: USA
 
Price: $8.95



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Reflecting on the passing of artist and musician Robert Ryman, double bassist Damon Smith dedicated this concert of outstanding playing, technique and momentum at Cafe Fixe in Brookline, MA to Ryman, as Smith sought to present a definitive solo concert as an overview of his own work, ably realizing Ryman's concept of finding all the things you can do with your instrument.


Greene / Smith / Moses: Life's Intense Mystery

Label: Astral Spirits
Product Code: 27529
Catalog Code: AS090
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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Performing live at Lily Pad in Cambridge, MA, the trio of free jazz piano legend Burton Green in a trio with bassist Damon Smith and drummer Ra-Kalam Bob Moses, in 6 collective improvisations, with impressive playing from all three as they segway through the three part "Life's Intense Mystery", taking exploratory moments and even some "Kid Play" inbetween.


Greene / Smith / Moses: Life's Intense Mystery [CASSETTE w/DOWNLOAD]

Label: Astral Spirits
Product Code: 27464
Catalog Code: AS090
Country: USA
 
Price: $7.95



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Performing live at Lily Pad in Cambridge, MA, the trio of free jazz piano legend Burton Green in a trio with bassist Damon Smith and drummer Ra-Kalam Bob Moses, in 6 collective improvisations, with impressive playing from all three as they segway through the three part "Life's Intense Mystery", taking exploratory moments and even some "Kid Play" inbetween.


Karayorgis, Pandelis Trio (w/ Damon Smith / Eric Rosenthal): Cliff

Label: Driff Records
Product Code: 26604
Catalog Code: 1803
Country: USA
 
Price: $9.95



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Contrasting his concurrent piano trio album with Nate McBride and Luther Gray, "Pools", "Cliff" is a first encounter between Boston-area pianist and composer Pandelis Karayorgis and drummer Eric Rosenthal with double bassist Damon Smith, recently migrated from the West Coast, as the three present a concentrative album of collective improvisation revealing three masterful players.


Millions, Kenny / Damon Smith / Weasel Walter: Fuck Music... Tell Jokes - You'll Make More Money [CASSETTE]

Label: Unhinged
Product Code: 26554
Catalog Code: UH 004
Country: USA
 
Price: $5.95



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Including twisted introductions and between-tune raw discussion and "jokes", the free jazz trio of New York saxophonist and bass clarinetist Kenny Millions, bassist Damon Smith on amplified double bass, and drummer Weasel Walters take the stage in Bushwick, Brooklyn as they shred their way through a 47 minute set of serious free playing, informed and on fire.


Golia / Kaiser / Moses / Smith / Walter: Astral Plane Crash

Label: Balance Point Acoustics
Product Code: 26229
Catalog Code: BPA 018
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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The West Coast Plane Crash trio of Henry Kaiser (guitar), Damon Smith (bass) and Weasel Walter (drums) is extended with Vinny Golia (reeds) and Ra-Kalam Bob Moses (drums) for two absolutely impressive improvisations that show forcefully restrained and coherent playing that follows an intuitive narrative only possible from such skilled and virtuosic musicians.


Leap Of Faith: Domains

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 25850
Catalog Code: 9153
Country: USA
 
Price: $9.95



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One of the core ensembles in Boston's Evil Clown collective led by multi-reedist David Peck is Leap of Faith, a uniquely inspired collective free improv band with unusual instruments and percussive devices, here in a live concert at Outpost 186 as quintet with Glynis Lomon on cello, Damon Smith on bass, Silvain Castellano on bass, and Yuri ZBitnov on drums & percussion.


Turner, Roger / Henry Kaiser / Martin Kuchen / Damon Smith / Jeff Coffin / Ed Pettersen / Tania Chen / Jordan Muscatello: Interstellar Transmissions

Label: Split Rock Records
Product Code: 25782
Catalog Code: SRR18003
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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Two fascinating experimental concepts executed by Roger Turner, Henry Kaiser, Martin Kuchen, Damon Smith, Jeff Coffin, Ed Pettersen, Tania Chen, & Jordan Muscatello; Disc 1, each musician improvised alone to NASA recordings from the Voyager spacecraft, the results mixed together over the Voyager track; Disc 2, three improvisers play together in response to Voyager tracks.


Fielder, Alvin / Frode Gjerstad / Damon Smith : The Shape Finds Its Own Space

Label: FMR
Product Code: 23344
Catalog Code: FMRCD429-1116
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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West Coast double bassist and mid-west drummer Alvin Fielder meet Norways saxophonist Frode Gjerstad at the 2016 No Idea Festival in Austin, TX, opening the festival with this remarkable display of free improvisation, a seething and burning set from these veteran players.


Ewen / Smith / Walter: Live in Texas

Label: Balance Point Acoustics
Product Code: 22650
Catalog Code: bpaltd 808
Country: USA
 
Price: $9.95



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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.


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

Label: Balance Point Acoustics
Product Code: 21872
Catalog Code: BP-1
Country: USA
 
Price: $12.95



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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.


Blonk, Jaap / Damon Smith: Hugo Ball: Sechs Laut- Und Klanggedichte 1916 (Six Sound Poems, 1916) [CASSETTE]

Label: Balance Point Acoustics
Product Code: 21550
Catalog Code: BPA-4-CAS
Country: USA
 
Price: $9.95



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Three free improvisations for voice & double bass + improvisations on Hugo Ball's Six Sound Poems from the duo of free improvising vocalist Jaap Blonk and double bassist Damon Smith.


Kowald, Peter / Damon Smith: Mirrors, Broken - But No Dust [CASSETTE + DOWNLOAD]

Label: Balance Point Acoustics
Product Code: 21250
Catalog Code: BPA 001
Country: USA
 
Price: $12.95



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Recorded in 2001 at Gallery 2310 in Oakland, California, young Bay Area double bassist Damon Smith met German free improvising master Peter Kowald for two sets of lively, explorative and technically superb improvisations: "Broken Mirrors" and "Reflections".


Desert Sweets: Vinkeloe, Biggi / Mark Weaver / Damon Smith: A Place Meant For Birds

Label: Balance Point Acoustics
Product Code: 21249
Catalog Code: BPA -5
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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A live recording at the Outpost from a tour in 2013, the first time the Desert Sweets trio of Biggi Vinkelo on sax & flute, Mark Weaver on tuba and didgeridoo, and Damon Smith on double bass, reuniting after their 2001 recording for a beautiful album of intimate improvisation.


Kaiser, Henry / Damon Smith: Relations

Label: Balance Point Acoustics
Product Code: 20300
Catalog Code: BPALTD 505
Country: USA
 
Price: $9.95



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The duo of Henry Kaiser and bassist Damon Smith perform 8 free improvisation with titles from the book "Company Week" by Peter Riley, a commentary on Derek Bailey's 1997 collective, Kaiser using a 1998 Monteleone Radio Flyer 7 string guitar at the request of Smith.


Blonk, Jaap / Sandy Ewen / Damon Smith / Chris Cogburn: North of Blanco

Label: Balance Point Acoustics
Product Code: 18919
Catalog Code: BPA016
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Six focused quartet improvisations with complex, independent layers of rich textures. Featuring Dutch vocalist/sound-poet Jaap Blonk and three Texas improvisors: Damon Smith (bass), Sandy Ewen (guitar & objects), Chris Cogburn (percussion).


Gratkowski, Frank / Damon Smith / Jerome Bryerton: The Voice Imitator

Label: Balance Point Acoustics
Product Code: 18161
Catalog Code: BPA006
Country: USA
 
Price: $12.95



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German reeidst Frank Gratkowski in a trio with West Coast percussionist Jerome Bryerton and bassist Damon Smith, in an album of free music that blends the sensibilities of free improv with contemporary compositional music.


Fielder / Dove / Jackson / Smith: From-To-From

Label: Balance Point Acoustics
Product Code: 18156
Catalog Code: BPA015
Country: USA
 
Price: $12.95



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Drawing together improvisers from the American South - 60's AACM drummer Alvin Fielder hails from Jackson, Mississippi with trombonist Dave Dove and saxophonist Jason Jackson and bassist Damon Smith from Houston - for six dynamic and captivating improvisations.


Josephson / Wachsmann / Lindsay / Smith / Blume: Zero Plus

Label: Balance Point Acoustics
Product Code: 15201
Catalog Code: bpa007
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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The Triple D Trio of Aurora Josephson (voice), Jacob Lindsay (clarinet) & Damon Smith (bass) met with visiting European improvisers Philipp Wachsmann (violin) and Martin Blume (drums) to record these live concerts in Oakland and SF.


Genetti / Smith / Lonberg-Holm: Sense of Hearing

Label: Balance Point Acoustics
Product Code: 15196
Catalog Code: bpa005
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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8 duos recorded in the studio between bassist Damon Smith and free vocalist Carol Genetti, and 4 trio tracks adding Fred Lonberg-Holm on violoncello and performing live at Chicago's Empty Bottle.


Fuchs / Lindsay / Smith / Baghdassarians / Baltschun: The Happymakers

Label: Balance Point Acoustics
Product Code: 15194
Catalog Code: bpa008
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Hartshaw / Aspelin / Smith / Bryerton: Ausfegen (Dedicated To Joseph Beuys)

Label: Balance Point Acoustics
Product Code: 15125
Catalog Code: BPA012
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Unusual improvisational forms from the quartet of saxophonist Paul Hartsaw, guitarist Kristian Aspelin, bassist Damon Smith and percussionist Jerome Byrerton, recording in Oakland, CA in 2006.


Shibolet, Ariel and Between the Strings Trio: Live at the Tel Aviv Museum

Label: Kadima
Product Code: 11584
Catalog Code: KCR 13
Country: Israel
 
Price: $13.95



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Soprano saxophonist Shibolet performing solo and with the Between the Strings trio (JC Jones, Daniel Hofman, Nori Jacoby) live at the Tel Aviv Museum in 2006.


Bennet / Bryerton / Butcher / De Gruttola / Kaiser / Smith: Sextessense: A Tribute to John Stevens and the SME

Label: Balance Point Acoustics
Product Code: 06437
Catalog Code: bpa011
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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