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McPhee / Rempis / Reid / Lopez / Nilssen-Love: Of Things Beyond Thule Vol. 2

Label: Aerophonic
Product Code: 29219
Catalog Code: AR026
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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The remainder of the material from Thule V1, performed at Chicago's The Hungry Brain and haunt on a warm and intimate night in December of 2018 from the cross-generational grouping of stellar improvising musicians: Joe McPhee on pocket trumpet & tenor sax, Dave Rempis on alto & baritone saxophones, Tomeka Reid on cello, Brandon Lopez on bass, and Paal Nilssen-Love on drums & percussion.


McPhee / Reid / Lopez / Nilssen-Love / Rempis: Of Things Beyond Thule Volume 1 [VINYL + DOWNLOAD]

Label: Aerophonic
Product Code: 28345
Catalog Code: AR024
Country: USA
 
Price: $26.95



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Already planning a duo concert at Chicago's Hungry Brain between saxophonist Dave Rempis and drummer Paal Nilssen-Love as part of their Transmission Series, the duo expanded to a trio with the inclusion of visiting cellist Tomeka Reid, and then to a quintet by adding New York legend Joe McPhee on trumpet & sax, and NY bassist Brandon Lopez, recording this masterful, limited album.


Reid, Tomeka / Kyoko Kitamura / Tyler Ho Bynum / Joe Morris: Geometry Of Distance

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 28320
Catalog Code: RPR1096
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Following their debut album, "Geometry of Caves", the quartet of improvising musicians Joe Morris (guitar), Tomeka Reid (cello), Taylor Ho Bynum (cornet) and Kyoko Kitamura (voice) return for this album of passionate free improvisation, here even more attuned as a group as they employ their collective language using unusual technique and incredible expertise; spectacular!


Art Ensemble of Chicago, The : We are on the Edge: A 50th Anniversary Celebration [2 CDS]

Label: Pi Recordings
Product Code: 27399
Catalog Code: Pi 80
Country: USA
 
Price: $17.95



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Marking 50 years for Chicago's most important and innovative ensembles, formed in 1969 to advance creative musicians as part of the AACM, is this tribute to and based on music written by late members Lester Bowie, Malachi Favors, and Joseph Jarman, performed by 15 innovative musicians young and old, and presented in 2 CDs: one in the studio and one live at the 2018 Edgefest.


Douglas, Dave: Showing Up / The Power of the Vote [7" VINYL]

Label: Greenleaf Music
Product Code: 27267
Catalog Code: SI-GRE-1070
Country: USA
 
Price: $10.95



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2019 Record Store Day release, a 7" from trumpeter Dave Douglas in two different configurations: the lead track from his album "Engage" featuring guitarist Jeff Parker and cellist Tomeka Reid along with Anna Webber, Nick Dunston & Kate Gentile; and a B-Side from 2018's "Uplift" featuring Joe Lovano and Bill Laswell alongside Mary Halvorson, Julian Lage, and Ian Chang.


Mitchell, Nicole : Maroon Cloud

Label: FPE Records
Product Code: 26146
Catalog Code: FPE020
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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An eight-part suite from Chicago flutist Nicole Mitchell, extending her series of dystopian futures and the need for resistance and change, presented in a drummer-less quartet with Mitchell, cellist Tomeka Reid, pianist Aruan Ortiz and vocalist Fay Victor, recorded live at National Sawdust in Brooklyn as part of John Zorn's 2017 Stone Commissioning Series.


Reid, Tomeka / Kyoko Kitamura / Taylor Ho Bynum / Joe Morris: Geometry of Caves

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 25867
Catalog Code: RPR 1068
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Bringing New York and Chicago performers together, the quartet of cellist Tomeka Reid, guitarist Joe Morris, cornetist Taylor Ho Bynum and free vocalist Kyoko Kitamura present an album of expressive and creative collective improvisation, bridging chamber forms and free jazz with a captivatingly eccentric appeal from Kitamura's wordless vocalese.


Bynum, Taylor Ho : Enter the Plustet [CD]

Label: Firehouse 12 Records
Product Code: 25198
Catalog Code: FH12-04-08-025
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Cornetist Taylor Ho Bynum draws on a variety of techniques from improvised conduction to big band orchestration to deconstructed fanfares, with a large 15 member ensemble of impressive improvisers embodying a diversity of generations, backgrounds, ethnicities, and gender, presenting three large scale compositions that are ambitious and wonderfully accomplished.


Mitchell, Nicole: Mandorla Awakening II: Emerging Worlds [VINYL]

Label: FPE Records
Product Code: 24541
Catalog Code: FPE012
Country: USA
 
Price: $22.95



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The second astounding album from Chicago Flutist Nicole Mitchell on the FPE label, continuing her project in the sphere of Sun Ra and Afrofuturists, merging fiction, fantasy and sound in an electro-chamber octet, encompassing contemporary classical, globally oriented fusion, gospel, avant-rock, spoken word, and funk-inspired groove research.


Mitchell, Nicole: Mandorla Awakening II: Emerging Worlds

Label: FPE Records
Product Code: 24540
Catalog Code: FPE 012CD
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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The second astounding album from Chicago Flutist Nicole Mitchell on the FPE label, continuing her project in the sphere of Sun Ra and Afrofuturists, merging fiction, fantasy and sound in an electro-chamber octet, encompassing contemporary classical, globally oriented fusion, gospel, avant-rock, spoken word, and funk-inspired groove research.


Mazzarella, Nick / Tomeka Reid: Signaling

Label: NESSA
Product Code: 23749
Catalog Code: NES 39
Country: USA
 
Price: $15.95



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A fully and freely improvised duo from Chicago artists Nick Mazzarella on alto saxophone and Tomeka Reid on cello, using flowing and long lyrical lines with an unhurried sense of depth and richness even in the most complicated of runs, and playful inventiveness throughout, opening the album with a tribute to the duo work of Julius Hemphill and Abdul Wadud.


Mitchell's, Nicole Black Earth: Intergalactic Beings

Label: For Practically
Product Code: 19442
Catalog Code: fpe002cd
Country: USA
 
Price: $9.69



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Nicole Mitchell explores the work of African-American writer Octavia Butler in a science fiction concept of intergalactic integration, achieved through 9 detailed pieces that balance improvisation, composition and song in unique and sophisticated ways.


Mitchell, Roscoe & Nicole Mitchell's Black Earth Ensemble: Three Compositions - Live At Sant'anna Arresi

Label: RogueArt
Product Code: 17063
Catalog Code: ROG-043
Country: France
 
Price: $15.95



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Composer Roscoe Mitchell prepared two compositions with space for improvisation, as well as a Cards composition in which the musicians received six cards with written material that were then arranged in any order and played at any tempo.


Mitchell, Nicole Black Earth Ensemble's: Xenogenesis Suite

Label: Firehouse 12 Records
Product Code: 12769
Catalog Code: FH12-04-01-006
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Chicago flautist Mitchell's Black Earth Ensemble in a release inspired by the work of Afrofuturist writer Octavia Butler; powerful, dissonant and intense performances.