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Rummel, Simon Ensemble: IM MEER

Label: Umlaut Records
Product Code: 24531
Catalog Code: Umfr-CD22
Country: Germany
 
Price: $14.95



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German composer and improviser Simon Rummel presents the 2nd release from his 11-piece Simon Rummel Ensemble, blending his interest in acoustic phenomena and improvisational harmonics in an extended work that shift from beautiful tonal work to disruptive cacophony and back to melodic music blending jazz and 20th century approaches; a great achievement.


Frey, Jurg: Ephemeral Constructions

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 24172
Catalog Code: EWR 1709
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Three works, two for large ensembles of performers on sax, guitar, clarinet, voice, percussion, horn, flute, vibes, and objects that belie the size of the group in its fragile presences, with a shorter trio of Frey, Greg Stuart and Erik Carlson transitioning the large pieces; compositions conceived as both short presences within abundant orchestration.


Houben, Eva Maria: Organ Sonatinas And Drones [2 CDs]

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 24171
Catalog Code: EWR 1707/08
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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American organist and composer Carson Cooman performs three sontatinas, each in three movements, and the 2014 work "drones", by German contemporary composer Eva Maria Houben, a member of the Wandelweiser group, all slowly evolving works of tone and subtle harmonics.


Guney, Cem: A Hint Of An Emotion

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 24170
Catalog Code: EWR 1706
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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The duo of Beat Keller and Philipp Bowee on electric guitars perform 6 subtle compositions from Turkish-born sound artists and composer Cem Guney's, including 'a bas relief of a talisman' dedicated to Charles Ives and 'soft kill incubator' dedicated to Sylvia Alexandra Schimag.


de Alvear, Maria / Antoine Beuger: Besando El Tiempo [2CDs]

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 24169
Catalog Code: EWR 1704/05
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Antoine Beuger performs composer Maria De Alvear's 1995 contemplative work "Besando El Tiempo" (Kissing The Time) written using an automatic script and originally composed for the flautist Caren Levine; after hearing Beuger's interpretation she requested that he record it, the result this rendition that takes the composition on an introspective journey.


Pisaro, Michael: Sometimes

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 24168
Catalog Code: EWR 1703
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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The MaDam Electroacoustic Improvisation Collective based in Spain performs the first in Pisaro's 34 piece Harmony Series, which attempts to create the conditions for a harmonic situation without giving any actual notes, just numbers, durations of tones, and pauses; this work is based on "swell piece (for alison knowles)" (1967) by James Tenney.


Schlothauer, Burkhard: More Chamber Events [2CDs]

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 24167
Catalog Code: EWR 1701/02
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Composer Burkhard Schlothauer, co-founder of Editions Wandelweiser and a member of Zeitkratzer and the Wandwelweiser Composers Ensemble, in a five part work conceived as a single part, combining previous works into various possible versions as "events", working with spatial distribution, slow beats, noise, and pulse, superimposed from their origins.


Faust: Fresh Air [VINYL + CD]

Label: Bureau B
Product Code: 24006
Catalog Code: BB 254LP
Country: Germany
 
Price: $23.95



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Recorded during their 2016 US tour, Peron and Werner "Zappi" Diermaier used ever-changing ensembles from different locations on the tour to make these recordings, mated with Peron's field recordings, to blend rhythm, noise, spoken word, strong rock and blues hooks, and experimental/industrial elements; another great, eclectic Faust release!


Zeitkratzer: Performs Songs From The Albums "Kraftwerk" And "Kraftwerk 2"

Label: Zeitkratzer
Product Code: 23947
Catalog Code: ZKR 021CD
Country: Germany
 
Price: $15.95



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The 20th anniversary of director Reinhold Friedl's Zeitkratzer ensemble, who have reinterpreted in surprising ways the music of a far-ranging and eclectic set of composers and performers, as they take on the innovative electronic rock band Kraftwerk in six interpretations from their first two albums.


Zeitkratzer: Performs Songs From The Albums "Kraftwerk" And "Kraftwerk 2" [VINYL + DOWNLOAD]

Label: KARLRECORDS
Product Code: 23797
Catalog Code: KR 035LP
Country: Germany
 
Price: $19.95



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The 20th anniversary of director Reinhold Friedl's Zeitkratzer ensemble, who have reinterpreted in surprising ways the music of a far-ranging and eclectic set of composers and performers, as they take on the innovative electronic rock band Kraftwerk in six interpretations from their first two albums.


Sharp, Elliott And Scott Fields: AFIADACAMPOS [Used Item]

Label: NEOS Music
Product Code: 23759
Catalog Code: NEOS JAZZ 41004
Country: Germany
 
Price: $4.95



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These two remarakable guitarits continue the collaboration heard on Clean Feed's "Scharfefelder" with this 9 part release that blurs the relationships between written and improvised sounds.


Neukollner (Denzler / von Schlippenbach / Grip / Johansson): Sektion 3-7 [2 CDs]

Label: Umlaut Records
Product Code: 23551
Catalog Code: UMCD2627
Country: Germany
 
Price: $21.95



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The Neukollner trio of Bertrand Denzler on sax, Joel Grip on double bass, and Sven-Ake Johnasson on drums is joined by pianist Alexander von Schlippenbach for a double album of exhilarating free jazz that conjurs standards-based jazz through well-structured instant compositions.


Landolf, Domenic: New Brighton [Used Item]

Label: Pirouet
Product Code: 23282
Catalog Code: 3047
Country: Germany
 
Price: $8.95



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Saxophonist, clarinetist & flutist Domenic Landolf in a trio with bassist Patrice Moret & drummer Dejan Terzic on original compositions with an undercurrent of intensity and intuition.


Jealousy Party & Nicolas Wiese: Relative Memory [Used Item]

Label: Absinth Records
Product Code: 23201
Catalog Code: 022
Country: Germany
 
Price: $9.00



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The Italian improvising music unit Jealousy Party, known for their spontaneous use of self-recycling through playback devices, is joined by Berlin-based artist and composer Nicolas Wiese in this studio recording.


Copland, Marc: Crosstalk [Used Item]

Label: Pirouet
Product Code: 23112
Catalog Code: 3054
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.00



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A quartet of finesse and great communication led by pianist Copland, with saxophonist Greg Osby, bassist Doug Weiss and drummer Victor Lewis, performing original compositions and two well-placed standards.


Carrothers, Bill: Family Life [Used Item]

Label: Pirouet
Product Code: 23108
Catalog Code: 3063
Country: Germany
 
Price: $9.00



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Dedicated to his family and filled with photos, pianist Bill Carrother's solo album draws from his personal life in delicate and tender music, a lovely and reflective album from a virtuoso player.


Cage, John: Complete Song Books [VINYL 2 LPs]

Label: KARLRECORDS
Product Code: 23052
Catalog Code: KR 029LP
Country: Germany
 
Price: $25.95



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Volume 3 in Karl Record's Perihel series is dedicated to one of the most iconic composers of 20th century: John Cage, with 92 pieces of his "Song Books" in new interpretations by Reinhold Friedl, recorded at Rashad Becker's Clunk Studio, who also contributed live electronics.


Nono, Luigi / Jurg Frey: Works For Violin Duos

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 23046
Catalog Code: EWR 0103
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Two works from two distinctive composers from different periods--Jurg Frey and Luigi Nono--both for two violins, Frey using the two violins in parallel to emphasize their distinction; Nono using powerful gestures of divergence and contrast in a dream-like duo.


Cage, John : Cartridge Music

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 23045
Catalog Code: EWR 0406
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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A 2003 recording from The Ensemble Daswirdas performing John Cage's 1960 composition "Cartridge Music", described as: "For amplified small sounds; also amplified piano or cymbal; any number of players and loudspeakers; parts to be prepared from score by performers."


Martin, Luke: So Softly That It Came, A Wild Dim Chatter, Meaningless

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 23044
Catalog Code: EWR 1613
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Luke Martin began this work with a field recording at Mentryville Park in Southern California, which was transcribed by himself and Amy Golden, Ben Levinson, Davy Sumner, and Ryan Gaston using Martin's system of notating silence, then combined into the final score for this recording.


Hannesson, Mark: Angels

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 23043
Catalog Code: EWR 1612
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Pianist Roger Admiral performs Canadian composer Mark Hannesson's "The Angel's Game", and "Memory Sustained", both minimal works for solo piano, the second using a set of instructions giving the performer advice and discretion over pacing and approach.


Schiller, Christoph : Spinet, 2016

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 23042
Catalog Code: EWR 1611
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Christoph Schiller performs on the spinet, often improvising with electronics and objects; here he uses the spinet alone in patiently developing compositions that emphasize the individual tones and harmonics of the instrument played on the keys and inside the instrument.


Lindvall, Johan: Solo / Ensemble

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 23041
Catalog Code: EWR 1609/10
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Swedish composer and pianist Johan Lindvall in a series of 27 works performed solo or in an ensemble with Vilde Sandve Alnaes (violin), Kristine Tjogersen(clarinet), Jan Martin Gismervik(percussion), Henrik Munkeby Norstebo(trombone), Ina Sagstuen(voice), & Fredrik Rasten(guitar).


Houben, Eva-Maria : Livres D'heures - Books Of Hours

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 23040
Catalog Code: EWR 1607/08
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Developed from the 13th & 14th century concept of a "book of hours", a prayer book for laymen, and particularly the book of the Duke of Berry (1340-1416) which describes relationships between people; performed by Andreas Feilen, Eva-Maria Houben, and Erik Carlson.


Korn, Christoph : Ich Spreche Diesen Text

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 23039
Catalog Code: EWR 1606
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Two conceptual compositions from Christoph Korn: the first, "Ich Spreche Diesen" (I appeal to this) where spoken word is placed in a loop and then slowly erased by custom software using aleatory procedures; then "Stille" (Silent), a Cage inspired work.


Fenetre Ovale (Risser / Ruhl / Billet / Gouband): Deuxieme Volet

Label: Umlaut Records
Product Code: 22592
Catalog Code: umfr-cd20
Country: Germany
 
Price: $14.95



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Transcendental and exceptional improvisation in the 2nd release from the Fenetre Ovale project, with composer Karl Naegelen and improvisers Eve Risser (piano) and Joris Ruhl (clarinet), expanded with the arrival of percussionist Toma Gouband and violinist Amaryllis Billet.


Werder, Mannfred: 2003 [3 CDs]

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 22369
Catalog Code: EWR 1601/02/03
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Pushing the envelope on minimalism, Manfredd Werder's 3 scores for "2003" present just 6 tones, the instructions telling 3, 2 or 1 performers to play a pitch or sound for 3-7 seconds twice during the performance; realized by Erik Carlson, Stephanie Richards, and D. Edward Davis.


Keller, Beat / Tom Johnson / Joseph Kudirka: String Trios

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 22365
Catalog Code: EWR 1605
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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A superb program of string trios from minimalist composers Beat Keller, Tom Johnson, and Joseph Kudirka, from cinematic to spacious sound work, as realized by the trio of Julia Schwob on violin, David Schnee on viola, and Nicola Romano on cello.


Merce, Sergio: Be Nothing

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 22363
Catalog Code: EWR 1604
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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A beautifully ambient album of analogue synthesiser, microtonal saxophone and electronics by Argentinian saxophonist Sergio Merce, a single long track that pauses and resumes its rich tones and harmonies at a deliberate and measured pace, allowing each environment to ring.


Zeitkratzer: Grand Orchestra

Label: Tochnit Aleph
Product Code: 22319
Catalog Code: TA 113CD
Country: Germany
 
Price: $17.95



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The "Grand Orchestra" of Zeitkratzer and guests create a complex sound using an assembly of players with 40 winds, including bagpipes, developed by both Zeitkratzer and lay people, playing not only pure intensity but also dense and complex sound aggregates.


Malfatti, Radu: Radu Malfatti

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 22203
Catalog Code: EWR 9801
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Austrian trombonist and composer presents two works: a solo piece for trombone comprised of a series of detached sonic events; and a work performed with the Wandelweiser String Quartet, using bowing and blowing techniques to create punctuations of unusual sound.


Cage, John : Branches

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 22202
Catalog Code: EWR 9901
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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The Ensemble Daswirdas performs John Cage's "Branches" composition, which is based on a previous work, "Child of Tree", but here each performer plays an 8 minute variation of that work, which is performed on amplified pods, cacti, and other plant materials.


Merkel, Clemens : Maderna . Beuger . von Schweinitz . Stiegler

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 22200
Catalog Code: EWR 9606
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Violinist Clemens Merkel interprets compositions by Wolfgang von Schweinitz's "Sonata for Violine Solo"; Antonie Beuger's "Unwritten Page"; Bruno Madema's "Piece Pour Ivry"; and Thomas Stiegler's cycle "Kammerkomplex" ("quasi una fantasia", "gran partita" and "sonata facile").


Frey, Jurg : Beuger . Cage

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 22199
Catalog Code: EWR 9607
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Clarinetist Jurg Frey performs two works, one composed by Antoine Beuger and one by John Cage, both related to time, or of becoming and of unceasing becoming, pieces using silence in powerful sound structures, contrasting empty moments with the complexity of individual sound.


Ocougne, Sylvia / Chico Mello: Musica Brasileira Descomposta

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 22197
Catalog Code: EWR 9603
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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The Brazilian duo of Silvia Ocougne and Chico Mello, residing in Berlin, create a sonic collage of traditional popular and contemporary elements influenced by both Berlin and Brazil, using the unusual orchestration of instruments including tuba, matchbox, clarinet, &c.


Cage . Pisaro . Frey . Beuger: Accordion Music

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 22196
Catalog Code: EWR 9601/2
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Four works interpreted for accordion performed by Edwin Alexander Buchhol, including John Cage's "Cheap Imitation"; Michael Pisaro's "Here (2)"; Jurg Frey's "Sam Lazaro Bros." and Antoine Beuger's "die geschichte des sandkorns".


Harth, Alfred 23 / Wolfgang Seidel: Five Eyes

Label: Moloko Records
Product Code: 22118
Catalog Code: Plus 078
Country: Korea & Germany
 
Price: $12.71



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A fascinating psychedelic stew of improv and audio construction dovetailing tremendous playing with unexpected concrete and electronic interventions from the duo of Alfred 23 Harth on reeds, trombone, keys, and misc., and Wolfgang Seidel on drums, percussion and misc.


Gerbal, Antonin : Sound Of Drums

Label: Umlaut Records
Product Code: 21958
Catalog Code: UMFR-CD18
Country: Germany
 
Price: $14.95



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An absorbing album of solo drum work from French drummer/percussionist Antonin Gerbal, recording in the studio and demonstrating his profound sonic and technical approaches to the drums, isolated from projects like Peeping Tom, Bertrand Denzler/ONCEIM or Zoor.


Rummel, Simon Ensemble: Nichts Fur Alle (Nothing For All)

Label: Umlaut Records
Product Code: 21956
Catalog Code: UMFR-CD19
Country: Germany
 
Price: $13.95



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Cologne pianist and composer Simon Russell wrote these compositions, melding jazz, classical, electronic, even tango music into lyrical and joyfully quirky works, performed by his ensemble with Goerg Wissel, Matthias Muche, Udo Moll, Carl Ludwig Hubsch, &c.


Ashley, Robert: In Sara, Mencken, Christ And Beethoven There Were Men And Women [REISSUE]

Label: Cramps
Product Code: 21950
Catalog Code: CRS 103CD
Country: Germany
 
Price: $9.95



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Robert Ashley's minimal masterpiece centers on John Barton Wolgamot's experimental poem "In Sarah, Mencken, Christ and Beethoven There Were Men and Women," consisting of one sentence repeated over and over, only changing names inserted into the sentence with each iteration.


Schmickler, Marcus / John Tilbury: Timekeepers

Label: A-Musik
Product Code: 21937
Catalog Code: A38
Country: Germany
 
Price: $15.95



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The second release between legendary AMM pianist John Tilbury and MIMEO member Marcus Schmickler on computer, in a gradual and subtle work that pairs electronic environments to Tilbury's chord progressions, yielding spacious intervals with delicate and mysterious sound.


Hauf / Jackson / Stein / Rosaly / Hess / Hartman: Next Delusion [VINYL]

Label: Shameless
Product Code: 21903
Catalog Code: shLP02
Country: Germany
 
Price: $23.95



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A powerful band fueled by three woodwind players (Boris Hauf, Keefe Jackson, Jason Stein) and three drummers (Frank Rosaly, Steven Hess, and Michael Hartman), capable of both rage and introspection in collective improvisation that's one part joy, one part catharsis.


Frey, Jurg: String Quartet No. 3 / Unhorbare Zeit

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21830
Catalog Code: EWR 1507
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Two works from composer Frey performed by Montreal's string ensemble Quatuor Bozzini: "String Quartet No. 3", a minimal work of colors, sensations, shadows, durations; and "Unhorbare Zeit" exploring durations without sound, or empty volumes, to achieve lucidity and transparency.


Frey, Jurg: 24 Worter

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21829
Catalog Code: EWR 1407
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Composer Jurg Frey's "Landscape with Words" presents 27 compositions, 24 of which are based on individual words in orchestration with piano and violin, understated and minimal yet sumptuously lyrical and evocative, using space and tension to illustrate each segment.


Keller, Beat / Reza Khota Play Christian Wolff : 11 Microexercises

Label: Edition dWandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21828
Catalog Code: EWR 1306
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Christian Wolff initiated his "Microexercises" series when the Miniaturist Ensemble asked for a piece with no more than 100 notes in it; he went on to create 21 more pieces, 13 of which are performed here by the South African duo of Beat Keller & Reza Khota on electric guitar.


Johnson, Tom / Samuel Vriezen : The Chord Catalogue. Within Fourths/Within Fifths

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21827
Catalog Code: EWR 1304
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Pianist Samuel Vriezen performs Tom Johnson's work presenting what Johnson describes as a natural phenomenon within a musical scale: progressions in 1 to 5 voices of all possible combinations of notes with each voice being limited to 3 steps, a perfect 4th or a perfect 5th.


Cage, John: Empty Words

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21826
Catalog Code: EWR 1102/03
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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John Cage's "Empty Words" (1974) is drawn from the Journals of Henry David Thoreau, written in four parts: Part I omits sentences, Part II omits phrases, and Part III omits words. Part IV, which omits syllables, leaves us nothing but a virtual lullaby of letters and sounds.


Beuger, Antoine: Keine Fernen Mehr

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21825
Catalog Code: EWR 1006/07
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Antoine Beuger introduces this album with a short poem by Amy Lowell in reference to the larkspur, in two discs with 17 tracks on each of Beuger whistling, quietly and with a silence and patience of intense concentration emerging from near silence.


Frey . Beuger / Duo Contour : Duos

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21824
Catalog Code: EWR 0906
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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The duo Contour of Stephen Altoff (trumpet) & Lee Forrest Ferguson (percussion) perform Antoine Beuger's "dedekind duos" dedicated to mathematician Julius Wilhelm Richard Dedekind; and Jurg Frey's "22 Sachelchen" or "small things", 22 focused miniature compositions.


Beuger, Antoine : Two . Too (For Erwin-Josef Speckmann)

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 21823
Catalog Code: EWR 0903/04
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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Jurg Frey on clarinet and Irene Kurka on soprano vocals perform Wandelweiser composer Antoine Beuger's extended composition "Two"; then the duo of Rhodri Davies on harp and Ko Ishikawa on sho are layered on the first recording, creating a refreshingly new take on the piece.