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Moritz / Ali / Costa : Estuary

Label: Neither/Nor Records
Product Code: 29706
Catalog Code: n/n 014
Country: USA
 
Price: $12.95



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After having collaborated in a variety of contexts for a few years, in 2017 Jonathan Moritz, Sean Ali and Carlo Costa started to perform regularly as a trio, over time honing a distinctive sound, using space through patient development, abstraction and textural playing and central tenets in their jazz-influenced improvisations, here in their first album.


Ali / Bordreuil / Mattrey : I Used To Sing So Lyrical [CASSETTE w/ DOWNLOAD]

Label: Astral Spirits
Product Code: 27914
Catalog Code: AS102
Country: USA
 
Price: $7.95



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The debut recording of New York double bassist Sean Ali's improvising string trio with violist Joanna Mattrey and cellist Leila Bordreuil, having worked together since 2015, each brings impressive technique and a somewhat twisted approach to their strings in a diverse set of extended improvisation from pensive and spacious to formidable density.


While We Still Have Bodies (Gerstein / Ali / Foster / van Hemmen): While We Still Have Bodies

Label: Neither/Nor Records
Product Code: 26141
Catalog Code: n/n 009
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Using lo-fi electronics and found objects alongside their acoustic instruments, the NY quartet of Ben Gerstein (trombone), Sean Ali (double bass), Michael Foster (saxophones) and Flin van Hemmen (percussion) freely improvise with textural, rhythmic and timbral interactions, captured live at New Museum accompanying an exhibition by video artist Cheng Ran.


Natura Morta (Loriot / Ali / Costa): Environ

Label: Neither/Nor Records
Product Code: 26140
Catalog Code: n/n 008
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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The trio of Frantz Loriot (violin), Sean Ali (contrabassist) and Carlo Costa (percussion), a grouping named for still life paintings that concentrate on composition and color, presenting three extended compositions of rich acoustic sound, extending their instruments through masterful technique to create exquisitely detailed and compellingly self-controlled conversation.


Ali, Sean : My Tongue Crumbles After

Label: Neither/Nor Records
Product Code: 26139
Catalog Code: n/n 007
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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New York bassist Sean Ali demonstrates his astonishing bass technique and creative momentum in a solo album, accompanied at times by collages assembled from field and voice recordings, creating unusual sonic backdrops against which his powerful playing, preparations, bowing and other extended techniques reveal an optimistic and unusual creative intent.


Costa's Acustica, Carlo: Strata

Label: Neither/Nor Records
Product Code: 26136
Catalog Code: n/n 004
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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New York composer and drummer Carlo Costa assembled this accomplished ensemble of NY improvisers for a live performance at IBeam in Brooklyn, capturing his piece "Strata" that evolves layers of sound from very sparse to densely yet accesibly stacked sound, varying recurring material to change perspectives in the aural space as the piece progresses; impressive.


Loriot, Frantz Systematic Distortion Orchestra: The Assembly

Label: OutNow Recordings
Product Code: 22156
Catalog Code: ONR024
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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The 11 piece Systematic Distortion Orchestra is led by composer and viola player Frantz Loriot, with Brooklyn Downtown players Nathaniel Morgan (sax), Brad Henkel & Joe Moffet (trumpet), Ben Gerstein, Sam Kulik (trombone), Sean Ali & Pascal Niggenkemper (bass), and 3 drummers.


Natura Morta (Ali / Loriot / Costa): Decay

Label: FMR
Product Code: 18466
Catalog Code: FMR 361-0914
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $14.95



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This Brooklyn-based trio for viola, bass, and drums is dedicated to exploreing musical structures and relationships through collective all-acoustic improvisation, with recordings on Prom Night, Edible Onion and FMR records.


PascAli: Suspicious Activity

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 16814
Catalog Code: CS213
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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The acoustic bass duo of New Yorker Sean Ali and European Pascal Niggenkemper use unusual techniques and preparations for the large double bass to make a series of 22 concise, diverse, and engaging improvisations.


Anastasoff / Morgan / Ali / Stewart-Robertson / Henkel / Wick: Obscure Directions

Label: Prom Night Records
Product Code: 16669
Catalog Code: promOD
Country: USA
 
Price: $9.95



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NY bassist Jason Anastasoff composes map-based works using graphic & traditional notation, plus interpreted spoken work, peformed with Sean Ali (bass), Brad Henkel (trumpet), Nathaniel Morgan (sax), Owen Stewart-Robertson (guitar) and Jacob Wick (trumpet).