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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.


Chrysakis, Thanos / Kurt Liedwart / Nuno Torres / Ernesto Rodrigues : Skiagraphia

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24767
Catalog Code: cs424
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Three label leaders come together for an album of free electroacoustic improvisation--Thanos Chrysakis (Aural Terrains); Kurt Liedwart (Mikroton); Ernesto Rodrigues (Creative Sources), with Nuno Torres on sax--for an extended dialog built of exotic and microscopic sound, string aberrations, and reed abnormalities; exceptional.


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".


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.


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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Contida, Pedra : Amethyst

Label: FMR
Product Code: 24029
Catalog Code: FMRCD445-0217
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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The Portugese quintet of Angelica V. Salvi on harp, Miguel Carvalhais on computer, Nuno Torres on alto saxophone, Marcello doe Reis on electric guitar, and Joao Pais Filipe on drums & percussion in a live concert in Brazil at Salao for a far-ranging album of electroacoustic free improvisation, beautifully building to frenetic, collective dialog.


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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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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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...


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.


Belorukov, Ilia / Ernesto Rodrigues / Nuno Torres: Tak Prosto

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 23902
Catalog Code: cs395
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Two recordings from the lowercase acoustic improvising trio of Portuguese players Ernesto Rodriduges on viola and Nuno Torres on alto saxophone and objects with Saint Petersburg alto saxophonist Ilia Belorukov, recording at Belorukov's Spina! label's studio, and again live at Vertikal' Gallery in Saint Petersburg in 2016.


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.


Popovskiy, Andrey / Ernesto Rodrigues / Nuno Torres : Ululo

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 23891
Catalog Code: cs383
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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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.


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.


Ramanan / Torres / Rodrigues / Alvares: New Dynamics

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 22067
Catalog Code: cs362
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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With members of IKB, Variable Geometry Orchestra, and LIO, the free improvising/chamber quartet of Ernesto Rodriguge (viola), Bernardo Alvares (bass), Roland Ramana (trumpet), and Nuno Torres (sax), were captured live at Estrela for an intense and introspective concert.


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.


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 / Dorner / Torres / Fragenheim: Nor

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 21498
Catalog Code: cs289
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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The freely improvising quartet of Ernesto Rodrigues, Axel Dorner, Nuno Torres and Alexander Frangenheim recorded this beautiful album of dark sound in Germany in 2014, 3 movements of understated dialog using unexpected techniques in a subtle dialog.


Parque: The Earworm Versions

Label: Shhpuma
Product Code: 20352
Catalog Code: SHH003CD
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $12.95



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Intermedia artist Ricardo Jacinto with Nuno Torres (sax), Ricardo Jacinto (cello), Andre Sier (electronics), Dino Recio (percussion), Nuno Morao (percussion, melodica) and Joao Pinheiro (percussion, vibes) in a structured improvisation in an electro-acoustic environment.


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.


Miguel, Sei : Salvation Modes

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 18858
Catalog Code: CF295
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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Three groupings and three large works from Portugese trumpeter Sei Miguel, in bands including Rafael Toral, Erenesto Rodrigues, Nuno Tores, &c., performances of scores that he's written over the past 30 years that have never or have rarely been heard previously.


Rodrigues / Torres / Bullock / eDincise / SeDincise / Bondi: Asteres Planetai

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 18787
Catalog Code: cs246
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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The rich but understated improvising trio of Ernesto Rodrigues on viola, Nuno Torres on alto saxophone, and Mike Bullock on modular synthesizer, named after the Greek term for wandering stars, an apt description of their balance of space, acoustic, and electronic sound.


Pinkdraft (Torees / Jacinto / Travassos / Morao): Pinkdraft 2010

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 17875
Catalog Code: cs231
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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A polyphonic approach to noise using open improv and graphic scores from this Portugese quartet performing on sax, cello, percussion, amplified objects, circuit bending and analog 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.


Bondi / d'incise / Rodrigues / Chagas / Torres / Moimeme: Brume

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 15730
Catalog Code: CS200
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Extended improvisations using a mix of acoustic and electric instruments from the sextet of Ernesto Rodrigues, d'incise, Cyril Bondi, Abdul Moiemem, Eduardo Chagas, and Nuno Torres.


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.