The Squid's Ear Magazine

  Rapid SSL

  PayPal

  Mastercard

  Visa

  Discover

  American Express



© 2002-2020, Squidco LLC
Search for the following:
 Artist   Title   Label   Country       Sort:
Search only in this category:
All Fields Name Personnel
Country Label Album Title
Album Artist Squidco Product Code Description



229 products found   Page 1 of 5   -- Go to Page   1 2 3 4 5
  Product Price      
Zeitkratzer / Mariam Wallentin: The Shape of Jazz to Come

Label: Zeitkratzer
Product Code: 29536
Catalog Code: ZKR 025CD
Country: Germany
 
Price: $16.95



In Stock



The flexible zeitkratzer ensemble joins with Swedish singer Mariam Wallentin to focus on jazz music, in an unusual tribute to great jazz musicians from Sweet Emma Barrett to Muhal Richard Abrams, interpreting pieces like "Jelly Roll Blues" and "Strange Fruit", filtered through zeitkratzer's unusual lense and recorded live at Festival Sacrum Profanum in Krakow, Poland, 2018.


Rousay, Claire: Both [VINYL]

Label: Second Editions
Product Code: 29405
Catalog Code: SE 009LP
Country: Germany
 
Price: $25.95



Out of Stock



Two location-based works of ambient sound from Texas sound artist Claire Rousay, the first recorded at the Central Library in San Antonio, Texas mixing a live microphone feed with sine tones pitched to the building's resonant frequencie; the second a composition using recording made in Ciudad de Mexico, constructing a fictional world from environmental sources.


Alva Noto: Xerrox Vol. 4 [VINYL 2 LPs ]

Label: Noton
Product Code: 29328
Catalog Code: NOTON 049LP
Country: Germany
 
Price: $26.95



Out of Stock



The 4th of 5 Xerox releases from electronic and sound composer Carsten Nicolai, based on the concept of digital replication of source material, Nicolai replicates his recordings and utilizes their changes, in Volume 4 creating melodic ambient works, warm tones that are colored and affected by subtle texture, creating a beautiful set of 14 cinematic expressions.


Alva Noto: Xerrox Vol. 4

Label: Noton
Product Code: 29327
Catalog Code: NOTON 049CD
Country: Germany
 
Price: $16.95



Out of Stock



The 4th of 5 Xerox releases from electronic and sound composer Carsten Nicolai, based on the concept of digital replication of source material, Nicolai replicates his recordings and utilizes their changes, in Volume 4 creating melodic ambient works, warm tones that are colored and affected by subtle texture, creating a beautiful set of 14 cinematic expressions.


Maximin, Berangere: Land of Waves [VINYL 2 LPs + DOWNLOAD]

Label: KARLRECORDS
Product Code: 29325
Catalog Code: KR 078LP
Country: Germany
 
Price: $29.95



In Stock



The sixth album of embraceable electroacoustic and acousmatic French composer Bérangère Maximin, whose work with Ina-GRM, Stockholm's EMS points to her extraordinary skills in organize other-worldly sound, imbued with her ability to create warmly embraceable works with mystery amongst propelling rhythm, here exploring recordings from city parks & abandoned properties.


Dorf, The / Phill Niblock: Baobab / Echoes [2 CDs]

Label: XI Records
Product Code: 29206
Catalog Code: XI 142CD
Country: Germany
 
Price: $25.95



In Stock



Phill Niblock's "Baobob", a rich drone work on a massive scale, is realized by the German sound collective The Dorf (German for The Village) augmented as a 35-member orchestra, released in a 2-CD set alongside "Echoes", a compositions from Jan Klare in three parts recorded the same evening with the same large edition of The Dorf ensemble.


Various Artists: Meta Magic Music: Some Quiet Stars [Used Item]

Label: Meta Records
Product Code: 29106
Catalog Code: 026
Country: Germany
 
Price: $4.95



In Stock




Various Artists: Because Tomorrow Comes #3 [Used Item]

Label: Because Tomorrow Comes
Product Code: 29103
Catalog Code: BTC 03
Country: Germany
 
Price: $7.95



In Stock



The third volume of this excellent German sound magazine and audio CD, 9 artists working in sound art, electroacoustic composition; a "listenable exhibition" of modern compositional approach.


Various Artists: Because Tomorrow Comes #2 [Used Item]

Label: Because Tomorrow Comes
Product Code: 29102
Catalog Code: BTC 02
Country: Germany
 
Price: $9.95



In Stock



The second volume of this excellent German sound magazine and audio CD, 9 artists working in sound art, electroacoustic composition; a "listenable exhibition" of modern compositional approach.


Nechustan, Alon: Ritual Fire [Used Item]

Label: Between the lines
Product Code: 29054
Catalog Code: BTLCHR 71234
Country: Germany
 
Price: $8.45



In Stock



Pianist Nechusthan leads his powerful trio of bassist Ken Filiano & drummer Bob Meyers, plus clarinet legend Harold Rubin, in a Jackson Pollack-influenced action suite, 10 pieces of free improvisation following a larger structured process.


Brotzmann, Peter: 14 Love Poems [VINYL]

Label: Cien Fuegos
Product Code: 28760
Catalog Code: CF 023LP
Country: Germany
 
Price: $29.95



In Stock



Reissuing German saxophonist Peter Brötzmann's 1984 solo album on the FMP label, inspired by a poetry booklet by Kenneth Patchen of the same name, a little known poet whose booklet Brötzmann carried with him around the time of this recording, evoking passionate and emotional playing on alto saxophone, tenor saxophone, baritone saxophone, clarinets, & tarogato.


Penderecki / Don Cherry & The New Eternal Rhythm Orchestra: Actions [VINYL RSD]

Label: Our Swimmer
Product Code: 28736
Catalog Code: WELLE 103LP
Country: Germany
 
Price: $27.95



In Stock



Formed specifically for a performance at Donaueschingen Music Festival on October 17, 1971 and featuring a veritable who's who of the European scene including Peter Brotzmann, Han Bennink, Terje Rypdal, Albert Mangelsdorff, and Gunter Hampel, trumpeter Don Cherry formed The New Eternal Rhythm Orchestra to perform this mind-bending collaborative work with composer Krzysztof Penderecki.


Berlin Art Quartet (Schubert / Bauer / Muller / Bruggemann): Live At B-Flat

Label: Unisono Records
Product Code: 28702
Catalog Code: UNIREC7150
Country: Germany
 
Price: $14.95



Out of Stock



Inspired by and using the same instrumentation as John Tchicai's seminal 60's free jazz band New York Art Quartet, since 2013 the Berlin Art Quartet of Matthias Schubert on saxophone, Matthias Bauer on bass, Matthias Muller on trombone, and Reinhard Bruggemann on drums, has carried on the spirit of NY Free Jazz, here in a live concert at B-Flat, in Berlin in 2019.


Graewe, Georg Quintet: Amsterdam, October 1998

Label: Random Acoustics
Product Code: 28636
Catalog Code: RA 029CD
Country: Germany
 
Price: $17.95



Out of Stock



Recorded in concert at Amsterdam's Stedelijk Museum in 1998, legendary pianist Georg Graewe's Quartet with Frank Gratkowski on alto saxophone & clarinet, Kent Kessler on double bass, and Hamid Drake on drums present a tour-de-force of passion, technique and creative drive in an epic 53 minute improvisation from high energy to reflective stretches; superb!


Abrams, Muhal Richard: Celestial Birds [VINYL]

Label: KARLRECORDS
Product Code: 28594
Catalog Code: KR 070LP
Country: Germany
 
Price: $21.95



In Stock



A compilation of works from the late Chicago multi-reedist, experimenter, and AACM founder Muhal Richard Abrams, focused on his widely unknown electronic compositions, in four recording from 1968-1995 with collaborators including Anthony Braxton, Leroy Jenkins, Amina Claudine Myers, Roscoe Mitchell, Maurice McIntyre, Yousef Yancey, Thurman Barker, &c.


Perelman, Ivo / Matthew Shipp: Live in Nuremberg

Label: SMP Records
Product Code: 28421
Catalog Code: SMP-011
Country: Germany
 
Price: $13.95



Out of Stock



With an abundance of collaborations, including numerous duo settings, "Live In Nuremberg" stands apart for NY-based Brazilian saxophonist based Ivo Perelman and pianist Matthew Shipp as one of their few live albums, capturing an organically evolving and impressive 56 minute dialog and a short summation, heard at the 2019 Art of Improvisation Festival in Nuremberg, Germany.


Torba (Mauro Diciocia): Musique Inconcrete [VINYL]

Label: Fragment Factory
Product Code: 28214
Catalog Code: [FRAG49]
Country: Germany
 
Price: $19.95



In Stock



Italian sound artist Mauro Diciocia presents the second installment in a trilogy of related recordings, informally named "Le Musiche", using field recordings from a variety of settings mostly around Salento in southern Italy, organizing his recordings to create auditory sketches in sound, telling abstract yet compelling stories that envelop the listener.


Konstrukt + Ken Vandermark: Kozmik Bazaar [VINYL]

Label: KARLRECORDS
Product Code: 27935
Catalog Code: KR 065LP
Country: Germany
 
Price: $21.95



In Stock



In November 2018, the groove-oriented Turkish electric improvising quartet Konstrukt of saxophonist & electronic artist Korhan Futaci, guitarist Umut Caglar, double bassist Apostolos Sideris, and drummer Berkan Tilavel, met with Chicago multi-reedist Ken Vandermark in Instanbul, recording these improvisation, a mix of muscular playing and psychedelic interaction.


Elggren, Leif : Motor For An Unknown Vehicle (Opening Of The Grave) [VINYL]

Label: Fragment Factory
Product Code: 27623
Catalog Code: [FRAG48]
Country: Germany
 
Price: $19.95



In Stock



Swedish conceptual artist Leif Elggren developed this second album in his trilogy using "The Motor", a soundwork that he's built over many years from basic fragments of sound used in installations and performances, aggregated here in an expanded form as a continuous drone, harsh on the surface but complex in its layers and sonic collisions.


Franco, Mario / Samuel Rohrer / Joao Paulo Esteves da Silva: Brightbird

Label: Arjunamusic
Product Code: 27434
Catalog Code: AMAC-CD715
Country: Germany
 
Price: $14.95



In Stock



A lyrical piano trio album from Swiss drummer Samuel Rohrer and two Portuguese musicians, pianist Joao Paulo Esteves da Silva and bassist Mario Franco, recording in France for 13 sophisticated pieces of melodic compositions used as a jumping off point for nuanced improvisation and exploration, all three revealing beauty in embraceable motifs and luminous song.


Gesing, Klaus / Bjorn Meyer / Samuel Rohrer : Amiira [VINYL]

Label: Arjunamusic
Product Code: 27433
Catalog Code: AMAC LP711
Country: Germany
 
Price: $19.95



Out of Stock



The second album from German saxophonist and clarinetist Klaus Gesing, Swedish bassist Bjorn Meyer, and Swiss drummer Samuel Rohrer, co-composing the rich atmospheres of timbre, textured percussion and propulsive beats, landscapes over which their playing intertwines in lyrical progressions, very much in an ECM vein of rich subtlety and imaginative playing.


Gesing, Klaus / Bjorn Meyer / Samuel Rohrer : Amiira

Label: Arjunamusic
Product Code: 27432
Catalog Code: AMAC-CD711
Country: Germany
 
Price: $14.95



In Stock



The second album from German saxophonist and clarinetist Klaus Gesing, Swedish bassist Bjorn Meyer, and Swiss drummer Samuel Rohrer, co-composing the rich atmospheres of timbre, textured percussion and propulsive beats, landscapes over which their playing intertwines in lyrical progressions, very much in an ECM vein of rich subtlety and imaginative playing.


Erdmann, Daniel / Samuel Rohrer / Vincent Courtois / Frank Mobus: Ten Songs About Real Utopia [VINYL]

Label: Arjunamusic
Product Code: 27431
Catalog Code: AMAC LP707
Country: Germany
 
Price: $19.95



In Stock



The 3rd album from the quartet of saxophonist Daniel Erdmann, drummer Samuel Rohrer, guitarist Frank Mobus and cellist Vincent Courtois, 10 "songs" that uses lyrical settings as a basis for avant soloing in compositions that find adept union points that yield to turbulence, billowing clouds that yield thunderous moments then clear to sophisticated tranquility.


Erdmann, Daniel / Samuel Rohrer / Vincent Courtois / Frank Mobus: Ten Songs About Real Utopia

Label: Arjunamusic
Product Code: 27430
Catalog Code: AMAC-CD707
Country: Germany
 
Price: $14.95



Out of Stock



The 3rd album from the quartet of saxophonist Daniel Erdmann, drummer Samuel Rohrer, guitarist Frank Mobus and cellist Vincent Courtois, 10 "songs" that uses lyrical settings as a basis for avant soloing in compositions that find adept union points that yield to turbulence, billowing clouds that yield thunderous moments then clear to sophisticated tranquility.


Sista Maj (Segel / Tuominin / Axelsson / Wiberg): Localized Pockets of Negative Entropy [VINYL 2 LPs]

Label: Adansonia
Product Code: 27331
Catalog Code: AR 03
Country: Germany
 
Price: $29.95



Out of Stock



A joyously intense and hypnotic double vinyl album of instrumental improvised rock with a prog/psych orientation from the Swedish Sista Maj quartet of Jonathan Segel (Camper Van Beethoven) on guitars, violin, computer things, Mikael Tuominen on bass, Andreas Axelsson on drums, plus Mattias Olson (Anglagard) providing additional percussion and synth.


Kubisch, Christina : Schall und Klang

Label: Fragment Factory
Product Code: 27328
Catalog Code: [FRAG46]
Country: Germany
 
Price: $14.95



In Stock



Hermann Scherchen (1891-1966) was a conductor & champion of 20th-century composers; in 1954 he established an electroacoustic experimental studio, with guests including Iannis Xenakis, Luc Ferrari, Edgar Varese and Luigi Nono; here Christina Kubisch provides a remarkable portrait of Scherchen in sound, merging his recordings, recited texts, and recordings from her own research.


Roigk, Stefan : Suffering For The Promised [VINYL]

Label: Fragment Factory
Product Code: 27327
Catalog Code: [FRAG47]
Country: Germany
 
Price: $19.95



In Stock



Multi-disciplinary artist living in Berlin, Stefan Roigk developed "Suffering For The Promised" over a 14 year period, composing this large work of acousmatic music as an atmospherically intense yet utterly fragile piece, combining concrete sounds, field recordings and devotional vocal fragments in an eclectic and highly intimate composition of great depth and detail.


Lingens, Hannes: Pieces For Percussion [VINYL]

Label: Umlaut Records
Product Code: 27324
Catalog Code: UB009
Country: Germany
 
Price: $18.95



In Stock



Compositions for percussion from Berlin drummer and accordionist Hannes Lingens (Musaeum Clausum, Antoine Beuger, Lucio Capece, &c), composed over six years, each using a restricted set of materials, instrument or instrument type, Lingens performing solo, and as a duo and quartet using overdubs, employing microphone techniques for detail and ambiance.


Denzler / Grip / Johansson: Zyklus 1 [2 CDs]

Label: Umlaut Records / SAJ
Product Code: 27323
Catalog Code: umcd 28 29 / sajcd 47 48
Country: Germany
 
Price: $19.95



Out of Stock



Exploring new ways of interplay within a classic jazz trio setting, "Zyklus 1" or "Cycle 1" is the 3rd album from the trio of Bertrand Denzler on tenor saxophone, Joel Grip on double bass, and Sven on Ake Johansson on drums, a double CD + poster of four improvisations that reference "Time" through masterful technique and superb collective free jazz.


Dark Star Safari (Rohrer / Bang / Honore / Aarse): Dark Star Safari [VINYL]

Label: Arjunamusic
Product Code: 27316
Catalog Code: MEL-LP718
Country: Germany
 
Price: $19.95



In Stock



Percussionist Samuel Rohrer invited Jan Bang and Eivind Aarset to his Berlin studio to record the 10 improvisations that create the basis for these haunting songs, the band taking that material to enhance and shape resulting compositions, inspiring Jan Bang to develop the lyrics reminiscent of David Sylvian's recent work, resulting in this darkly impressive album.


Dark Star Safari (Rohrer / Bang / Honore / Aarse): Dark Star Safari

Label: Arjunamusic
Product Code: 27315
Catalog Code: MEL-CD718
Country: Germany
 
Price: $13.95



Out of Stock



Percussionist Samuel Rohrer invited Jan Bang and Eivind Aarset to his Berlin studio to record the 10 improvisations that create the basis for these haunting songs, the band taking that material to enhance and shape resulting compositions, inspiring Jan Bang to develop the lyrics reminiscent of David Sylvian's recent work, resulting in this darkly impressive album.


Torn, David / Tim Berne / Ches Smith: Sun Of Goldfinger [VINYL]

Label: ECM
Product Code: 27259
Catalog Code: ECM 2613
Country: Germany
 
Price: $24.95



Out of Stock



The fourth ECM album from NY Saxophonist Tim Berne and drummer Ches Smith, here in a trio with textural guitarist David Torn in three extended compositions merging jazz, rock and ambient forms, the middle track augmented with the Scorchio String Quartet and Craig Taborn, as they ebb and flow intense energy, fascinating compositional turns, and superb playing.


Torn, David / Tim Berne / Ches Smith: Sun Of Goldfinger

Label: ECM
Product Code: 27258
Catalog Code: ECM 2613
Country: Germany
 
Price: $15.95



In Stock



The fourth ECM album from NY Saxophonist Tim Berne and drummer Ches Smith, here in a trio with textural guitarist David Torn in three extended compositions merging jazz, rock and ambient forms, the middle track augmented with the Scorchio String Quartet and Craig Taborn, as they ebb and flow intense energy, fascinating compositional turns, and superb playing.


Satie, Erik (Aleman / Vandromme): Socrate

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 26752
Catalog Code: EWR 1812
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



In Stock



A beautiful rendering of French composer Eric Satie's 1918 masterwork "Socrate", originally for four sopranos and chamber orchestra, here stripped to its essence as a duo with Olalla Aleman on soprano and Guy Vandromme on piano, maintaining Satie's characterist reserve and refinement in the 3 parts: "portrait of socrates"; "banks of the ilissus"; and "death of socrates".


McCowen, John: Mundanas I - V

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 26751
Catalog Code: EWR 1811
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



Out of Stock



Two clarinetists--John McCowen, also the composer, and Madison Greenstone, both on clarinet & bass clarinet--taking the title from Boethius' (427-524 AD) printed work on ancient Greek music: "De institutione musica", as they generate long-form drones using the harmonic interactions and interference patterns of similar tones, overtones, and difference tones; impressively intense.


Zuydervelt, Rutger : Sileen II

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 26750
Catalog Code: EWR 1810
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



In Stock



An adaptation from "Sileen", a composition commissioned by Musica For The Festival Oortreders at Neerpelt, Belgium, 2016 performed with 50 members of a local music school; "Sileen II" was realized with only Gareth Davis on bass clarinet plus sounds from Machinefabriek, recorded in the same pitch and tempo as "Sileen', then slowed to half its speed and one octave lower.


Fages, Ferran : Detuning Series For Guitar

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 26749
Catalog Code: EWR 1809
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



In Stock



The 2nd part of a trilogy for guitar and sinetones composed between 2015-18, alongside "What Might Occur (Rereadings of Triadic Memories by Morton Feldman for guitar and sinewaves)" (2015-17) and "Un Lloc Entre Dos Records" (2017); this work, originally written in 2016, and revised in 2018, is heard in a recording at GMEA, France, with guitarist Benjamin Maumus.


Johnson, Tom : Spaces . An Hour For Piano

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 26748
Catalog Code: EWR 1808
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



In Stock



Two works for solo piano from composer Tom Johnson and performed by Keiko Shichijo; "Spaces" was written after his teacher, Morton Feldman, helped Johnson elucidate his voice as a composer through a study of chords; "An Hour for Piano" was written in 1971 based on a series of short, improvisatory sketches written for modern dance, merged and expanded to exactly one hour.


Cage, John / Guy Vandromme: Number Pieces (Piano)

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 26747
Catalog Code: EWR 1807
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



In Stock



John Cage wrote his "Number Pieces" in the last years of his life, using his time bracket technique of short fragments allowing the performer flexibility in interpretation; each piece is titled for the number of performers and its ordinal position in the series, and most pieces are dedicated to a musician; here pianist Guy Vandromme performs three of the "One", or solo, series.


Niggenkemper, Pascal: Sound Within Sound | Wuppertal Diary [2 CDs]

Label: Fitschgetau
Product Code: 26323
Catalog Code: None
Country: Germany
 
Price: $20.95



In Stock



Adventurous double bassist Pascal Niggenkemper was artist in residence at Wuppertal in the fall of 2017, presenting concerts with a diverse set of masterful improvisers from Europe and the US, excerpts of which are meticulously programmed in this 2-CD collection, organized by artistic endeavor and intent, from the spacious/introspective to wildly lively encounters; recommended.


Merce, Sergio: Three Dimensions Of The Spirit

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 25916
Catalog Code: EWR 1806
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



In Stock



Conservatory trained Argentinian saxophonist Sergio Merce uses a prepared tenor sax and a microtonal sax to create rich harmonics and slowly moving tonal works, layering aberrant and alluring tones in restrained configurations that allow each stratum of sound to be distinguished and appreciated, creating mesmerizing compositions of elusive and illusionistic sound.


Bondi, Cyril / d'Incise: Kirari-Kirari

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 25915
Catalog Code: EWR 1805
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



In Stock



A sextet of Cyril Bondi (vibraphone), d'Incise (metallic objects), Magnus Granberg (piano), Anna Lindal (Baroque violin), Anna-Kaisa Meklin (viola de gamba) and Christoph Schiller (spinet) perform two works composed by Bondi and d'Incise, recorded by Simon Reynell of Another Timbre, works of repetition with distinct variations that evolve as each piece progresses.


Beuger.Boon.Susam:

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 25914
Catalog Code: EWR 1804
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



Out of Stock



Pianist and composer Dante Boon performs his own work "Years, Numbers", alongside Antoine Beuguer's "Pour Etre Seul(e), Sans Reserve" and Taylan Susam's "Tombeau", and Bueger's "Nov. (piano)", four works of graceful and introspective beauty using minimal approaches to tone, chord, or spaciousness, recorded live at University Of Wisconsin-Whitewater in 2014.


Lindvall, Johan: Giraffe

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 25913
Catalog Code: EWR 1803
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



In Stock



Fourteen pieces for solo guitar from Norwegian composer Johan Lindvall, sparse yet warmly spaced pieces that focus on the individual notes or simple chords in intimate ways, meditative yet warmly evocative; two sections are presented in multiple movements, with "five songs for voice and guitar", Rasten singing words written by Marianne Moore; lovely and refined.


Schuppe, Marianne: Nosongs

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 25912
Catalog Code: EWR 1802
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



In Stock



Marianne Schuppe continues to reimagine songs and their relation to tone and melody, here in a series of 11 songs realized with voice, lute, and uber bows, creating delicate accompaniment to her lucid movements between pure sound and words, singing and speaking her lyrics of succinct phrases rich in subtle intimation and evocative imagery; beautiful.


Ichiyanagi, Toshi with Eye Music: Sapporo

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 25911
Catalog Code: EWR 1801
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



In Stock



Written in 1963 for up to 15 peformers plus a conductor who may also make sound, Japanese composer and Fluxus artist Toshi Ichiyanagi's score has 16 pages marked with combinations of lines, dots and letters indicating duration, number of events, and moments of restraint, each player using a different page, with certain options of switching pages with another player during performance.


Ullmann, Jakob: Muntzers Stern, Solo II [2 CDs]

Label: Edition Rz
Product Code: 25615
Catalog Code: RZ 103839
Country: Germany
 
Price: $34.95



In Stock



Between 2014-16 Jakob Ullmann composed the orchestral work "steine, feuer, sterne" (stones, fire, stars) based on a modular structure, such that individual sections can be played outside of a complete performance, solo or in predetermined combinations; this album presents one section for solo bassoon titled "Muntzers stern" performed by Dafne Vicente-Sandoval.


Guionnet, Jean-Luc / Daichi Yoshikawa: Intervivos [VINYL]

Label: Empty Editions
Product Code: 25524
Catalog Code: EE 002LP
Country: Germany
 
Price: $32.95



Out of Stock



Recording at Empty Gallery in Hong Kong during a week residency, the duo Jean-Luc Guionnet (Ames Room) on saxophone and Daichi Yoshikawa (Eddie Prevost) using self-developed feedback of speakers, contact microphones & found objects, create intense yet constrained improvisations of impressive control, technique and exotic soundscape.


Creta: Creta [VINYL]

Label: KARLRECORDS
Product Code: 25417
Catalog Code: KR 053LP
Country: Germany
 
Price: $20.95



Out of Stock



Massimo Pupillo (ZU, Laniakea), electronic artist Luciano Lamanna and string instrument virtuoso Roberto Zanisi combine to form Creta, creating sonic works that blend sci-fi ambient atmospheres with dark bass pulses and languid Mediterranean string instruments, an unusual yet surprisingly complementary set of approaches yielding a darkly lyrical album.


Houben, Eva-Maria : Voice With Harp

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 25296
Catalog Code: EWR 1720
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



In Stock



Five works for harp and voice from composer Eva-Maria Houben and soprano Tatiana Kuzina, opening with a lovely "Aeolian Harp", and including two works from her "Voice and Piano" album recorded for harp--"Adagio" in 3 movements, and "Songs for the Island" in 5 movements--alongside "Hatid" and "Two Songs with Piano" in two movements.