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Illegal Crowns (Halvorson / Fujiwara / Delbecq / Ho Bynum): The No-Nosed Puppet [VINYL]

Label: RogueArt
Product Code: 27933
Catalog Code: ROG-0087
Country: France
 
Price: $19.95



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The New York supergroup of Mary Halvorson on guitar, Tomas Fujiwara on drums, Benoit Delbecq on piano, and Taylor Ho Bynum on cornet & flugelhorn in a studio album with compositions from all 4 players, their friendship and history of working together bringing virtuosity, precision, freedom in exploration and exuberance to their collective conversations.


Tiger Trio (Leandre / Melford / Mitchel): Map of Liberation

Label: RogueArt
Product Code: 27842
Catalog Code: ROG-0093
Country: France
 
Price: $15.95



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Born from the duo of Chicago flutist Nicole Mitchell and French bassist Joelle Leandre ("Sisters Where") and brought together by Myra Melford, this is the 2nd album from their Tiger Trio formation, joining profound skill, unusual creative intent, ferociously authoritative conversation, shrewd wit, and an innate sense of balance to 11 succinct collective improvisations.


Marhaug, Lasse: Void [7" VINYL] [Used Item]

Label: BeCoq
Product Code: 27707
Catalog Code: BeCoq31
Country: France
 
Price: $7.50



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Two dark works of sound creating a mysterious chasm of drones, pulsations, electronic stretches, and mysterious percussive engines, a strange pair of recordings that definitely fit the title of this 7" record from Norwegian sound experimenter Lasse Marhaug.


Guionnet, Jean-Luc + Eric La Casa: Reflected Waves [60 pages 21x25 cm + DVD video 1h48mn] [Used Item]

Label: Passage d'encres
Product Code: 27691
Catalog Code: 122015
Country: France
 
Price: $17.16



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Eric La Casa and Jean Luc Guionnet recorded this conceptual work in Melbourne, Australia, combining different scales of time, space, & attention, with different working strategies to create a gallery installation, and this book & DVD package exploring the acoustic phenomenon of "standing waves" to engage with the physical relationship between sound and space.


Various Artists: Magnetic Traces 2 [Used Item]

Label: Swarming
Product Code: 27667
Catalog Code: 005
Country: France
 
Price: $9.25



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A survey of French and Australian Sound Art recorded in 2011 at Les Instants Chavires, Montreuil during Parisonic, with artists including Eric La Casa, Philip Samartzis, Marc Baron, Jean-Luc Guionnet, &c. &c.


ISM (Pat Thomas / Joel Grip / Antonin Gerbal): Metaphor

Label: Umlaut Records
Product Code: 27631
Catalog Code: umcd0030
Country: France
 
Price: $14.95



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Performing at Knuttel House, in Tokyo, Japan in 2018, the wonderfully complex and trio of Pat Thomas on piano, Joel Grip on double bass, and Antonin Gerbal on drums, bridging traditional jazz piano trio with contemporary forms, in the first of a 2-part installment, each track named for a flower as they balance dense highly active playing with abstract lyricism.


Denzler, Bertrand : Arc

Label: Potlatch
Product Code: 27620
Catalog Code: P119
Country: France
 
Price: $15.95



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Created by Felicie Bazelaire, CoO is a string ensemble drawn from the French new music ensemble ONCEIM; CoO develops new repertoire for strings, collaborating with composers like Bertrand Denzler, who wrote this innovative composition "Arc" in two parts, a work applying unusual techniques to bowed strings, particularly lower bass tones, for fascinating results.


Brown, Rob Quartet (w/ Steve Swell / Chris Lightcap / Chad Taylor): From Here To Hear

Label: RogueArt
Product Code: 27597
Catalog Code: ROG-0090
Country: France
 
Price: $15.95



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A strong session from formidable alto saxophonist Rob Brown, presenting six compositions performed with the extraordinary grouping of trombonist Steve Swell, double bassist Chris Lightcap, and drummer Chad Taylor, all beautifully recorded in the studio, showing the incisive soloing of each player as they keep their listeners swinging on the edges of their seats.


Laubrock, Ingrid / Sylvie Courvoisier / Mark Feldman / Tom Rainey : Tism

Label: RogueArt
Product Code: 27596
Catalog Code: ROG-0082
Country: France
 
Price: $15.95



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The first recording from these four exceptional improvisers--Ingrid Laubrock on tenor & soprano saxophones, Sylvie Courvoisier on piano, Mark Feldman on violin, and Tom Rainey on drums--a session of collective improvisation fueled by each other's familiarity through shared projects over many years, yielding these remarkably cohesive and articulate recordings.


Leimgruber, Urs / Jean-Marc Foussat: Face to Face [2 CDS]

Label: Fou Records
Product Code: 27577
Catalog Code: CD 32-33
Country: France
 
Price: $14.95



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The perfect foils for each other, German saxophonist Urs Leimgruber and French AKS sysnthesist Jean-Marc Foussat are heard in two complete concerts, one at the WIM in Zurich and one at the Kunsthalle in Lucerne, both exploring sound, timbre, momentum and atmosphere through extended techniques and extreme playing, and an amazing display of soundscape and sonic force.


Bailey, Derek / Han Bennink / Evan Parker: Topographie Parisienne [4 CDs]

Label: Fou Records
Product Code: 27576
Catalog Code: CD 34-35-36-37
Country: France
 
Price: $34.95



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Recorded in 1981 by audio engineer and label owner Jean-Marc Foussat, the trio of guitarist Derek Bailey, saxophonist Evan Parker, and drummer/multi-instrumentalist Han Bennink are heard in an amazing evening of performance at 28 rue Dunois, in Paris, France, in duo and trio configurations, exploring material similar to Parker's "Topography of the Lungs"; essential.


Ducret, Marc: Lady M

Label: Illusions
Product Code: 27512
Catalog Code: ILL313010
Country: France
 
Price: $15.95



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Taking on one of Shakespeare's most famous and frightening female characters, Lady Macbeth, in an 11-piece ensemble that include luminaries Liudas Mockunas, Samuel Blaser, and French guitarist Marc Ducret himself, using operatic form to focus his compositions on the emotional depth of his character, blending composed, improvised and sonic material into an exciting and unsettling work, drawing incredible performances from his players.


GGRIL [feat John Butcher / Isaiah Ceccarelli / Xavier Charles]: Facon [2 CDs]

Label: Circum-Disc
Product Code: 27470
Catalog Code: microcidi014
Country: France
 
Price: $17.95



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The Quebec ensemble GGRIL of eclectic instrumentation, acoustic and electronic, with an open-minded approach to developing large-scale works bringing together approaches to improvisation and contemporary composition, here presenting three works from residencies with John Butcher, Isaiah Ceccarelli and Xavier Charles recorded from 2016 through 2018.


Umlaut Big Band: Plays Don Redman: The King Of Bungle Bar

Label: Umlaut Records
Product Code: 27469
Catalog Code: UMFR-CD29
Country: France
 
Price: $14.95



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Don Redman was an American big band leader popular in the 1930's, responsible for work on animations, sound tracks, and recordings of pre-swing hot jazz arrangements of popular tunes; here the French Umlaut Big Band under the direction of Pierre-Antoine Badaroux pays homage to his music in rich orchestration showing the melodic, inventive, and complexities of Redman's music.


Edelin, Michel Quintet w/ John Greaves: Echoes Of Henry Cow

Label: RogueArt
Product Code: 27408
Catalog Code: ROG-0089
Country: France
 
Price: $15.95



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Including musicians involved with the Canterbury scene (Sophia Domancich), Magma (Simon Goubert) and Henry Cow's own John Greaves narrating, French flutist Michel Edelin's Quintet takes on the music of Rock in Opposition legendary band Henry Cow, ten inventive "echoes" of their music as it has transformed performers and listeners over time; exceptional.


Killing Spree (Metzger / Daniel / Galichet): Boko Boko Tour

Label: Ayler
Product Code: 27203
Catalog Code: aylCD-160
Country: France
 
Price: $15.95



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A heavy album merging free improvisation, blues and rock forms from the French Killing Spree trio of Matthieu Metzger on alto saxophone & electronics, Sylvain Daniel on electric bass & effects, and Gregoire Galichet on drums, living up to the band name in dark malice captured live at Club Soto in Kyoto, Japan during their 2018 Japanese tour; vengeful.


Fields, Scott Ensemble: Barclay

Label: Ayler
Product Code: 27202
Catalog Code: aylCD-159
Country: France
 
Price: $15.95



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Guitarist and composer Scott Fields presents the 3rd installment of his Beckett Trilogy, based on the writings of Irish novelist and poet Samuel Barclay Beckett (1906-1989), whose ironic black comedies Fields characterizes musically in instrumental compositions performed by his quartet with cellist Scott Roller, drummer Domnik Mahnig, and saxophonist Matthias Schubert.


La Casa, Eric / Eamon Sprod: Friche : Transition

Label: Swarming
Product Code: 26970
Catalog Code: 2019
Country: France
 
Price: $12.95



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Making something out of "nothing", audio explorers and sonic organizers Eric La Casa from France and Australian Eamon Sprod spent a week on the waste grounds in the North East of Paris along the Canal Ourcq, capturing field recordings which they used to develop these active compositions, captivating by morphing everyday sounds into something intriguingly mysterious and remarkable.


Shipp, Matthew Trio / Nicole Mitchell: All Things Are

Label: RogueArt
Product Code: 26945
Catalog Code: ROG-0088
Country: France
 
Price: $15.95



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Chicago and New York come together in Brooklyn to record this excellent encounter between pianist Matthew Shipp and flutist Nicole Mitchell, with Michael Bisio on bass and Newman Taylor Baker on drums, bridging exciting free playing with strong lyrical elements, balancing kinetically exuberant interaction with introspective and dark moments; inspired and masterful.


Bopp, Christiane: Noyau de Lune

Label: Fou Records
Product Code: 26883
Catalog Code: FR-CD 29
Country: France
 
Price: $13.95



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A tour-de-force of solo improvisation from French trombonist Christiane Bopp, flawlessly captured by sound engineer Jean Marc Foussat, as Bopp transforms her instrument through technical skill, lyrical ability, and unusual technique, creating virtual duets, furtive expression, and thundering emotion, an absolutely impressive example of modern trombone language.


Plant (Jim Denley / Eric Normand): II

Label: Tour de Bras
Product Code: 26761
Catalog Code: TDB89032cd
Country: France
 
Price: $14.95



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Separated by 1,000 KMs and speaking a different language, the collaboration of Quebec bassist Eric Normand and Australian saxophonist Jim Denley, both dedicated experimenters, share a common aesthetic in free improvisation as they release their third album: five dialogs using reeds, electric bass, drums, objects and tools to create unusual sonic conversations.


Insect-ions (Pascal Landry / Mick Barr): out.over.forever

Label: Tour de Bras
Product Code: 26760
Catalog Code: TDB89031cd
Country: France
 
Price: $14.95



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Acoustic guitar intermeshes with electric guitar as Canadian guitarist Pascal Landry and New York guitarist Mick Barr, both of whom play in heavy rock and free improvisation settings, meet in Queens, NY to record this intense album of free playing using a diverse set of approaches, intertwining their strings in an insectile swarm of notes and timbres.


Surruralists, Les (Bull / Normand / Grossman / Jacques / Berirau): La Way Qu'a Do

Label: Tour de Bras
Product Code: 26759
Catalog Code: TDB89033cd
Country: France
 
Price: $14.95



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Slyly crossing modern improv and EAI approaches in a surreal take on early bottleneck, banjo and slide blues styles from the Quebec quintet of Arthur Bull on harmonica, voice, guitar & electronics, Eric Normand on banjo, voice & bass, Ben Grossman on "old wheel", Anne-Francoise Jacques on engines, and Gabriel Rochette on trombone; sincere and eccentric.


Lewis, George / Roscoe Mitchell: Voyage And Homecoming

Label: RogueArt
Product Code: 26746
Catalog Code: ROG-0086
Country: France
 
Price: $15.95



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The long-running association of Chicago legends, trombonist George Lewis and saxophonist Roscoe Mitchell, are recorded live at CTM Festival at HAU Hebbel am Ufer, in Berlin in 2018, accompanied by Lewis' laptop adding a third voice that responds and generates textural and rhythmic accompaniment in response to the playing of both improvisers; impressive and exotic.


Ikui Doki (Bernado / Mayot / Rinaudo): Ikui Doki

Label: Ayler
Product Code: 26729
Catalog Code: AYLCD-158
Country: France
 
Price: $16.95



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Winners of the Jazz Migration and tour JMF 2018, the chamber jazz trio of Sophie Bernado (bassoon), Hugues Mayot (saxophone & clarinet) and Rafaelle Rinaudo (harp & effects) share their passion for creative music that embraces composition and improvisation, springboarding off composers like Debussy while transferring warmth and vision into free jazz; magnificent.


Shipp, Matthew / Mat Maneri: Conference Of The Mat/ts

Label: RogueArt
Product Code: 26686
Catalog Code: ROG-0085
Country: France
 
Price: $15.95



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Starting with their 1994 "Critical Mass" album, and as a follow-up to pianist Matthew Shipp and violist Mat Maneri's initial duo on Hatology, "Gravitational Systems", the collaboration of pianist Matthew Shipp and violist Mat Maneri expands with this 13-part "Conference", in a freely improvised and empathetic music of force and fragile sophistication; beautiful.


Acid Mothers Temple & The Melting Paraiso U.F.O.: Sacred And Inviolable Phase Shift

Label: Bam Balam Records
Product Code: 26661
Catalog Code: BBCD 060CD
Country: France
 
Price: $15.95



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Acid Mothers Temple & The Melting Paraiso U.F.O.'s studio album with 5 extended improvised psychedelic rock pieces from guitarist Kawabata Makoto, bassist Wolf, drummer Satoshima Nani, synth player Higashi Hiroshi, and new guitarist/vocalist Jyonson Tsu also on bouzouki; wonderfully detailed and completely spaced out rock from the Japanese masters of the form.


Musaeum Clausum: Musaeum Clausum

Label: Umlaut Records
Product Code: 26638
Catalog Code: umfr-cd23
Country: France
 
Price: $7.95



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Musaeum Clausum is a French-German trio that features Louis Laurain on cornet (Die Hochstapler, Umlaut Big band, ONCEIM), Hannes Lingens on drums (Obliq, Konzert Minimal) and Sebastien Beliah on bass.(Un Poco Loco, Ensemble Hodos, Umlaut Big Band), in an album of patiently developing improvisation giving each player freedom and flexibility within a composed framework.


Lussier, Rene : Quintette

Label: Circum-Disc
Product Code: 26632
Catalog Code: microcidi012
Country: France
 
Price: $14.95



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Canadian guitarist Rene Lussier formed this quintette in 2016, with Julie Houle on tuba & euphonium, Luzio Altobelli on accordion, and drummers Marton Maderspach & Robbie Kuster, to play the intricate and lyrical pieces he developed, where up to five parts are overlaid at any given time, though the listener only hears the wonderful interplay and exultation of the resulting music.


Ruhl, Joris: Toile, Etoiles

Label: Umlaut Records
Product Code: 26601
Catalog Code: UMFR-CD28
Country: France
 
Price: $14.95



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Four improvisations in a series titled "Etoile" [star] and one composition using graphic notation titled "Toile" [canvas], from French clarinetist Joris Rhule, working with multiphonics and extended harmonic technique to extoll unusual sonorities from the single reed instrument, from fragile to forceful, fascinating examples of extreme sonic exploration.


Ochs, Larry / Gerald Cleaver: Songs Of The Wild Cave

Label: RogueArt
Product Code: 26555
Catalog Code: ROG-0084
Country: France
 
Price: $15.95



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An extremely unique sax and drums album, as Rova leader Larry Ochs and New York drummer Gerald Cleaver take their tenor and sopranino saxophones, and drums and percussion, into the absolute darkness and stillness of the Portel Cave in the South of France, using the resonance and inspiration of the cave to record these seven incredible improvisations.


Keszler, Eli: Stadium [VINYL 2 LPs]

Label: Shelter Press
Product Code: 26532
Catalog Code: SHELTER 099LP
Country: France
 
Price: $29.95



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Rapid beats, quirky percussion, drifting bass and unusual tones, Eli Keszler's 9th solo album was inspired by his move from Brooklyn into Manhattan, as the creative drummer fuses environments of avant-jazz and electronica into 12 understated pieces, developing embraceable and warm soundscapes over which he reveals an astonishing stream of restless, rhythmic dexterity.


Keszler, Eli: Stadium

Label: Shelter Press
Product Code: 26531
Catalog Code: SHELTER 099CD
Country: France
 
Price: $15.95



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Rapid beats, quirky percussion, drifting bass and unusual tones, Eli Keszler's 9th solo album was inspired by his move from Brooklyn into Manhattan, as the creative drummer fuses environments of avant-jazz and electronica into 12 understated pieces, developing embraceable and warm soundscapes over which he reveals an astonishing stream of restless, rhythmic dexterity.


Parmegiani, Bernard: Memoire Magnetique, Vol.1 [VINYL]

Label: Transversales Disques
Product Code: 26529
Catalog Code: TRANSVERS 008LP
Country: France
 
Price: $32.95



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Covering the period of 1966-1990 of French Acousmatic composer and electronic music pioneer Bernard Parmegiani, this 1st volume of "Memoire Magnetique" presents never-released commercial and secret music, 17 short but intensely creative compositions that reveal a wealth of compositional strategies composed for film and performance.


Bayle, Francois: Electrucs ! [VINYL]

Label: Transversales Disques
Product Code: 26528
Catalog Code: TRANSVERS 007LP
Country: France
 
Price: $28.95



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18 never-released recordings by French electro-acoustic composer Francois Bayle including the title track, an "imaginary" soundtrack, and a piece for Bernard Parmegiani, released on the 60th anniversary of Groupe de Recherches Musicales (GRM), which joined with Institut National de l'Audiovisuel in 1975 to create INA-GRM, with Bayle at the head of the record label.


Guionnet, Jean-Luc / Dan Warburton / Eric La Casa: Metro Pre saint-Gervais

Label: Swarming
Product Code: 26526
Catalog Code: 2018 009
Country: France
 
Price: $13.95



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A reissue of the 2002 Chloe label album, where Jean Luc Guionnet on alto saxophone, Dan Warburton on violin, and Eric La Casa on microphones use the ambiance of the Paris Pre Saint-Gervais metro station as the starting point for free improvisations, using their surrounding as inspiration while they record a most unusual album of urban sound and discourse.


Halvorson, Mary / Joe Morris: Traversing Orbits

Label: RogueArt
Product Code: 26514
Catalog Code: ROG-0083
Country: France
 
Price: $15.95



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Two of this generation's most influential and skilled guitarists, Mary Halvorson and Joe Morris bring their distinct styles and jaw-dropping mastery of their instruments into a duo of collective improvisation, neither player using effects but instead impressing by (often high-speed) lyricism, incredibly precise interaction, and the warmth their long association brings to them.


Chevallier, David / Valentin Ceccaldi: Zebres

Label: Ayler
Product Code: 26499
Catalog Code: AyLcd-157
Country: France
 
Price: $15.95



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Two generations of improvisers--Valentin Ceccaldi on cello the senior, and the younger performer, David Chevallier on electric guitar and 6- and 12-stringed acoustic guitars--meet for the first time to intertwine strings in Nantes, France, with Benjamin Duboc recording seven diverse dialogs of imaginative style and authoritative technique.


Leandre, Joelle / Marc Ducret: Chez Helene

Label: Ayler Records
Product Code: 26498
Catalog Code: aylcd-154
Country: France
 
Price: $16.95



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Jean-Marc Foussat recorded the French improvising duo of electric guitairst Marc Ducret and double bassist Joelle Leandre at 19PaulFort in May, 2018, the title drawn from a poem by Edgar Allen Poe, as the two trade acoustic and electric string approaches in a sophisticated dialog of exceptional technique and inventive approaches; superb.


Cappozzo, Cecile Trio (Grente / Ziemniak w/ Jean-Luc Cappozzo): Sub Rosa

Label: Ayler
Product Code: 26497
Catalog Code: AylcD-153
Country: France
 
Price: $15.95



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The French free improvising trio of pianist Cecile Cappozzo, double bassist Patrice Grente, and drummer Etienne Ziemniak are heard in performance at "la Maison en Bois" in Abbeville-la-Riviere in 2018, with trumpeter Jean-Luc Capozzo joining them on the title track, as they bring order to the 4 part "Chaos" through superb collective improvisation.


Louis Minus XVI: De Anima [VINYL]

Label: BeCoq
Product Code: 26440
Catalog Code:
Country: France
 
Price: $19.95



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With a decade of experience, the Flandres, Netherlands free jazz quartet of Adrien Douliez on alto saxophone, Jean Baptiste Rubin on tenor saxophone, Maxime Petit on bass, and Frederic L'Homme on drums blend ethnic and world music with assertive playing, from groove oriented to more aggressive forms, a unique voice in free playing.


Leandre, Joelle: Dire du Dire [Used Item]

Label: Rectangle
Product Code: 26263
Catalog Code: REC ELLE2
Country: France
 
Price: $6.95



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An hour-long interview in the French language between French improvisers, bassist and vocalist Joelle Leandre and guiatist Noel Akchote, originally released in 2000, Leandre very engaged and at times quite animated and in good spirits, the CD partitioned into six equal sections for easy indexing.


Musaeum Clausum: Musaeum Clausum

Label: Umlaut Records
Product Code: 26227
Catalog Code: umfr-cd23
Country: France
 
Price: $14.95



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Musaeum Clausum is a French-German trio that features Louis Laurain on cornet (Die Hochstapler, Umlaut Big band, ONCEIM), Hannes Lingens on drums (Obliq, Konzert Minimal) and Sebastien Beliah on bass.(Un Poco Loco, Ensemble Hodos, Umlaut Big Band), in an album of patiently developing improvisation giving each player freedom and flexibility within a composed framework.


Beliah, Sebastien: Nocturnes

Label: Umlaut Records
Product Code: 26226
Catalog Code: umfr-cd27
Country: France
 
Price: $14.95



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Sebastien Beliah is a Paris-based double bass player, a member of Umlaut Big Band, The Coquettes, Un poco loco, &c., here in a solo album of bass noir, dark and resonant tones evoked through strong bowing, finding harmonics between the strings and from the instrument itself, creating beautiful passages in a mirage of engulfing deep timbre.


Coleman, Ornette: Looking For Ornette [DVD]

Label: La Huite
Product Code: 26217
Catalog Code: MVD1651D
Country: France
 
Price: $14.95



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Two films documenting and seeking insight into the work of late alto saxophonist and free jazz trail blazer Ornette Coleman, to some an iconoclast, to others a pioneering musician; the first film by Jacque Goldstein creates a portrait through interviews of those influenced by him; the 2nd, Stephane Jourdain follows Coleman's influence in today's music.


Beaudoin-de-la-Sablonniere, Louis / Eric Normand / Louis-Vincent Hamel: Brulez les Meubles

Label: Tour de Bras
Product Code: 26102
Catalog Code: none
Country: France
 
Price: $14.95



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Seeking to extend the guitar trio into new and unique territory, the Quebec trio of Eric Normand on electric bass, Louis Beaudoin-de-la-Sablonniere on electric guitar, and Louis-Vincent Hamel on drums, reference performers like Jim Hall, Sonny Sharrock, John Abercrombie, & Bill Frisell while focusing on harmolodic force and unusual melodic lines.


Rose, Simon / Philippe Lemoine: Seance

Label: Tour de Bras
Product Code: 26101
Catalog Code: TDB9026cd
Country: France
 
Price: $14.95



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Tenor and baritone saxophones in an exchange of spectral interactions that emphasize harmonic overtones and intersections, unusual emanations from both instruments in a perfectly paced improvisations, each of the 12 dialogs named aptly for locations and crossing in Englad and France, adding a sense of journey to these mysterious and wonderful expeditions.


Bonneau, Michel / John Heward / Scott Thomson : 4x3

Label: Tour de Bras
Product Code: 26088
Catalog Code: TDB9028cd
Country: France
 
Price: $14.95



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An unusual mix of instruments from the Montreal trio of percussionist Michel Bonneau on congas & balafon, John Heward on drums, and Scott Thomson on trombone, all members of Ratchet Orchestra and Heward's Murray Street Band, in an album of active and uniquely layered confident rhythmic floors over which Thomson freely plays with remarkable technique.


Ahmed (Pat Thomas / Antonin Gerbal / Joel Grip / Seymour Wright): New Jazz Imagination [VINYL]

Label: Umlaut Records
Product Code: 26063
Catalog Code: UMLP04
Country: France
 
Price: $18.95



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Ahmed Abdul-Malik was a jazz bassist and oud player, a member of bands led by Art Blakey, Earl Hines, Randy Weston, and Thelonious Monk and whose own albums fused aspects of Arabic and East African musics; the band Ahmed of Pat Thomas, Joel Grip, Antonin Gerbal, and Seymour Wright revisit and rethink his compositions and influence, as heard in this massive and elucidating recording.


Trio La Soustraction des Fleurs (Vrod / Aurier / Lemetre): Airs de Moyenne Montagne [2 CDS]

Label: Umlaut Records
Product Code: 26062
Catalog Code: UMFR-CD2425
Country: France
 
Price: $23.95



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Combining folk and ethnic rhythms in traditional popular forms, the Trio La Soustraction of des Fleurs of Jean-Francois Vrod on violin & voice, Frederic Aurier on violin & voice, and Sylvain Lemetre on zarb & voice focuses on the music of the mountains of the Massif Central, melodic music with unique timbres, forms, pre-texts, and a richly complex set of musical objects.