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Bailey, Derek / Tristan Honsinger: Duo [VINYL-DAMAGED]

Label: Honest Jons Records
Product Code: 26476
Catalog Code: HJR 204LP
Country: UK
 
Price: $16.00



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A proper reissue of the 1976 Incus album from guitarist Derek Bailey and cellist Tristan Honsinger, primarily from a live concert at at Verity's Place in London on February 7, 1976, with two unusual studio recordings punctuating the album, an early example of their long history of collaboration and a great example of their intense, joyful, and truly free improvisation together.


Bailey, Derek: Lot 74 [VINYL-DAMAGED]

Label: Honest Jons Records
Product Code: 26475
Catalog Code: HJR 203LP
Country: UK
 
Price: $16.00



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An impressive vinyl reissue of guitarist Derek Bailey, one of the most unique and influential free improvisers, in his 1974 solo recording on the Incus label, with Bailey playing on two amps and two volume pedals, a veritable duo split in the stereo field with occasional banter and observations, as he blends abstract and lyrical approaches on guitar in amazing ways.


Mikami, Kan / John Edwards / Alex Nielson: Live at Cafe Oto [VINYL-DAMAGED]

Label: Otoroku
Product Code: 26469
Catalog Code: ROKU 013CD
Country: UK
 
Price: $12.00



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More typically a solo performer, Japanese bluesman Kan Mikami has created a distinctive path for his voice, guitar and poetic lyrics; here he is propelled in an improvisational setting with two powerful UK players--John Edwards on bass and Alex Neilson on drums--captured live at London's Cafe Oto for a growling concert of finesse and brusque attitude.


Free Pantone Trio: A Blink Of An Eye To The Nature Of Things

Label: FMR
Product Code: 26448
Catalog Code: FMRCD496-0618
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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Dunmall, Paul / Jon Irabagon / Mark Sanders / Jim Bashford: The Rain Sessions

Label: FMR
Product Code: 26447
Catalog Code: FMRCD492-0618
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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Frame Trio (Luis Vincente / Marcelo Dos Reis / Nils Vermeulen): Luminaria

Label: FMR
Product Code: 26446
Catalog Code: FMRCD491-0618
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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Sewelson, Dave (w/ William Parker): Music For A Free World

Label: FMR
Product Code: 26445
Catalog Code: FMRCD490-0618
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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Runcible Quartet, The: Four

Label: FMR
Product Code: 26444
Catalog Code: FMRCD489-0618
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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Gibbs, Phil / Marcello Magliocchi / Adrian Northover / Maresuke Okamoto: Sezu

Label: FMR
Product Code: 26443
Catalog Code: FMRCD487-0518
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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Mezei, Szilard Septet: Veres Pancel

Label: FMR
Product Code: 26441
Catalog Code: FMRCD481-0318
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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Smith, Linda Catlin: Wanderer

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 26343
Catalog Code: at130
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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Eight sophisticated chamber pieces composed by Linda Catlin Smith and realized by the Canadian Apartment House ensemble, including a solo piano performed by Philip Thomas, a piano duo with Thomas and Mark Knoop, and works for percussion & cello, 2 quintet pieces for strings, percussion and winds, and two 7-piece conducted works with two percussionists, strings and brass.


Miller, Cassandra : Just So

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 26342
Catalog Code: at129
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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A disc of extraordinary string works by Canadian composer Cassandra Miller, presenting four string quartets superbly played by the Quatuor Bozzini quartet of Clemens Merkel on violin, Alissa Cheung on violin, Stephanie Bozzini on viola, and Isabelle Bozzini on cello, including the large work "About Bach", awarded the Jules Leger Prize for New Chamber Music.


Olsen, Lance Austin : Dark Heart

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 26341
Catalog Code: at128
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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Four fascinating and detailed compositions from Canadian composer and painter Lance Austin Olsen, each work giving the performers space to collaborate on the results, using graphic scores and Cage-like elements from recordings; performers include Terje Paulsen, Gil Sanson, Ryoko Akama, Isaiah Ceccarelli, Katelyn Clark, Patrick Farmer and Apartment House.


Jang, Alex : Momentary Encounters

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 26340
Catalog Code: at127
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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Four fragile and mostly minimal works by Victoria-based composer Alex Jang, performed by the Apartment House ensemble, with solo pieces by Heather Roche on clarinet + field recordings, one with Cristian Alvear on guitar, an acoustic quintet, and "any three players" designed for any mix of instrumentation, here on melodica, vibraphone & cello.


Miller, Cassandra : O Zomer!

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 26339
Catalog Code: at126
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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Two ensemble works and two solo pieces by Christian Wolff's favourite contemporary composer, Cassandra Miller, who is blazing a very personal trail through the experimental music world, with brilliant performances by Apartment House, Mira Benjamin, Philip Thomas, and Charles Curtis with the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Ilan Volkov.


Ikeda / Prevost: The Whole Moon Rests in a Dewdrop on the Grass

Label: Matchless
Product Code: 26331
Catalog Code: MRCD99
Country: UK
 
Price: $17.95



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"Rare duo set from Japanese musician and artist Ken Ikeda - who has composed and recorded for David Lynch and Moriko Mori amongst others - and English percussionist Eddie Prevost, the seminal figure of free improvised music since the 196...


Moore / Edwards / Prevost: Darkened, Yet Shone

Label: Matchless
Product Code: 26330
Catalog Code: MRCD98
Country: UK
 
Price: $17.95



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"The trio of Eddie Prévost (drums), NO Moore (guitarism), and bassist John Edwards (if 'bassist' captures everything it is that John Edwards can do) combines improvisation, free jazz, rock, and electronic sound into a sonorous agg...


Cherry, Don Trio: Studio 105, Paris 1967

Label: Hi Hat
Product Code: 26326
Catalog Code: HH 3101CD
Country: UK
 
Price: $16.95



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Don Cherry Trio, live from Studio 105, Maison de l'ORTF, Paris on March 18th, 1967. Having played with a who's who of cutting-edge American jazz musicians (including Ornette Coleman, Albert Ayler, Sonny Rollins, Archie Shepp, and Pharoah Sa...


Ravenstine, Allen : Waiting For The Bomb [VINYL]

Label: Recommended Records
Product Code: 26239
Catalog Code: RERVAR2
Country: UK
 
Price: $17.95



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Many years after Pere Ubu and his work as a pilot, one of the world's most unique synth players, Allen Ravenstine, releases an album of composed works, 18 discrete hybrid miniature sound worlds that blend acoustic, real-world and synthetic sounds in unorthodox ways that elusively twist conventional approaches with unexpected elements and narrative twists.


Rua, Vitor & The Metaphysical Angels: When Better Isn't Quite Good Enough [2 CDs]

Label: Recommended Records
Product Code: 26238
Catalog Code: RERVR1
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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Guitarist Vitor Rua (GNR, Telectu) recorded the 15 pieces of this 2-CD set first as a series of overdubbed solo improvisations, using his virtuosic skills to create intriguing and compelling works, which he orchestrated and recorded with the quintet of Hernani Faustino on bass, Luis San Payo on drums, Manuel Guimaraes on organ, Nuno Reis on trumpet, and Paulo Galao on clarinets.


Blegvad, Peter : Bandbox [6 CD BOX SET]

Label: Recommended Records
Product Code: 26237
Catalog Code: RERPBBB1
Country: UK
 
Price: $79.95



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Starting with Blegvad's "Downtime" LP, this box traces the evolution of the Peter Blegvad Trio into a quintet with Karen Mantler and Bob Drake, released in a solid box with a double CD of alternate versions, unreleased material and live performances, plus a 72 page book of photographs, memorabilia, drawings, documents and recollections; the ultimate reissue!


Dorner, Axel / Jason Kahn: For Berner Munster

Label: Confront
Product Code: 26225
Catalog Code: ccs 91
Country: UK
 
Price: $12.95



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The pairing of German trumpeter Axel Dorner, and NY-born experimental artist Jason Kahn living and performing in Zurich, brings the tradition of avant free jazz and nonidiomatic improvisation into an unusual merging of techniques and approaches, each applying their advanced virtuosity to this intense concert, recorded during Hamburg's Zoom In Festival, 2017.


Benford, Douglas: For Now

Label: Confront
Product Code: 26224
Catalog Code: ccs 90
Country: UK
 
Price: $12.95



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Sprawl Imprint label leader Douglas Benford developed this fascinatingly layered composition with a diverse set of instruments, objects, and field recordings from captures made at the Stockholm Music Museum and at performances in Lithuania and England between 2009 and 2017, assembling them to create this exceptional odyssey of concrete, ambient and ethnic sources.


Cherry, Don / Marion Brown / Evan Parker / John Stevens: Free Jazz Meeting Baden Baden '67

Label: Hi Hat
Product Code: 26220
Catalog Code: HH 3107CD
Country: UK
 
Price: $16.95



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"Hi Hat presents Free Jazz Meeting Baden Baden '67, capturing a set of live performances from 1967. Since 1966, the Free Jazz Meeting (now known as the SWR NewJazz Meeting) has taken place annually in Baden-Baden, Germany. This disc pre...


Bailey, Derek: Aida [VINYL 2 LPs]

Label: Honest Jons Records
Product Code: 26147
Catalog Code: HJR 205LP
Country: UK
 
Price: $32.95



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Extending UK improvising guitarist Derek Bailey's 1980 solo album on his own Incus label with a full additional album of solo guitar recordings from the BBC in the same year, giving a fuller story of Bailey's development of his self-defined non-idiomatic improvisation, wonderfully commanding playing of great technical skill and clear intention.


Bailey, Derek / Jamie Muir: Dart Drug [VINYL]

Label: Honest Jons Records
Product Code: 26134
Catalog Code: HJR 206LP
Country: UK
 
Price: $22.95



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A reissue of the 1981 Incus LP of guitarist Derek Bailey with one-time King Crimson percussionist Jamie Muir ("Larks Tongues in Aspic"), also a member of Bailey's Music Improvisation Company, an album of hovering harmonics from Bailey's feedback amidst Muir's kitchen-sink collection of items that creates a unique and riveting complement to Bailey's playing.


Spring Heel Jack / Wadada Leo Smith / Pat Thomas / Steve Noble: Hackney Road [VINYL]

Label: Treader
Product Code: 26095
Catalog Code: TRD 003LP
Country: UK
 
Price: $24.95



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The Spring Heel Jack duo of guitarist and multi-instrumentalist John Coxon and keyboard & electronics player Ashley Wale are joined by UK improvising masters Pat Thomas on synth, keyboard & theremin, Steve Noble on drums, and US legend Wadada Leo Smith on trumpet, for a six "Scene" album of staggeringly intense improvisation over rich soundscapes; superb.


Musci, Roberto / Giovanni Venosta: Messages & Portraits (2018 Edition)

Label: Recommended Records
Product Code: 26090
Catalog Code: RER MVCD2018
Country: UK
 
Price: $13.95



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A welcome reissue of two 1980s, forward-thinking albums of electronic compositions from Milanese ethnomusicologist composers, sound engineers and performers Giovanni Venosta and Roberto Musci, incorporating exotic field recordings from their world travels into accessibly sophisticated pieces, creating unexpectedly innovative, novel and melodically rich hybrids.


Moholo-Moholo's, Louis Five Blokes: Uplift The People

Label: Ogun
Product Code: 26075
Catalog Code: OGCD 047
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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Drummer Moholo-Moholo, a member of Blue Notes, Elton Dean's Ninesene, Foxes Fox, London Improvisers Orchestra, a sideman for Brotzmann, Keith Tippets sideman and drummer and most importantly, band leader in a rich, lyrical and spiritual album recorded live at Cafe Oto in 2017 with Alexander Hawkins (piano), John Edwards (bass), Shabaka Hutchings (sax) and Jason Yard (sax).


Wilkinson / Edwards / Noble: 3 Of A Kind [VINYL]

Label: Bo Weavil Recordings
Product Code: 26036
Catalog Code: WEAVIL 055LP
Country: UK
 
Price: $24.95



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Recorded live at IKLECTIK, in London, 2017, the trio of Alan Wilkinson on alto and baritone saxophones and bass clarinet and the rhythm team of John Edwards on double bass, and Steve Noble on drums, perform a steaming and cathartic free jazz informed by decades of experience and a fierce energy and determination that only masterful players like these can create.


Cherry, Don: Home Boy, Sister Out [VINYL 2 LPs]

Label: WeWantSounds
Product Code: 25904
Catalog Code: WWSLP 014LP
Country: UK
 
Price: $37.95



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Trumpeter Don Cherry recorded this funk album in France in 1985 with a set of multi-ethnic Paris players including Elli Medeiros and produced by Ramuntcho Matta, the songs crossing funk with jazzy vamps, rock roots and modern approaches, reissued with new liner notes and 5 bonus tracks including the cult 1983 single "Kick" featuring legendary author Brion Gysin.


Cherry, Don: Home Boy, Sister Out

Label: WeWantSounds
Product Code: 25903
Catalog Code: WWSCD 014CD
Country: UK
 
Price: $18.95



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Trumpeter Don Cherry recorded this funk album in France in 1985 with a set of multi-ethnic Paris players including Elli Medeiros and produced by Ramuntcho Matta, the songs crossing funk with jazzy vamps, rock roots and modern approaches, reissued with new liner notes and 5 bonus tracks including the cult 1983 single "Kick" featuring legendary author Brion Gysin.


Endresen, Sidsel / Jan Bang: Hum

Label: Confront
Product Code: 25898
Catalog Code: CORE 003CD
Country: UK
 
Price: $16.95



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Using sampler, dictaphone, and voice, the duo of Sidsel Endresen and Jan Bang improvise and interact to create unorthodox hybrids of fractured electronics and articulated word, as edgy and engaging as it is unusual, captured live at Victoria Nasjonal Jazzscene, in Oslo, Norway in 2016, a great followup to Bang's "And Poppies From Kandahar" Samadhi album.


Demierre, Jacques / Anouck Genthon: Teyerit

Label: Confront
Product Code: 25897
Catalog Code: ccs 88
Country: UK
 
Price: $12.95



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A series of unusual compositions originally written by Jacques Demmiere and Vincent Barras, here reworked by Demmiere and violinist Anouck Genthon, each piece focusing on sounds, breaths, frictions, silences, vowels and consonants, weaving and complementing each other through a mix of traditional, extended and unconventional techniques; fascinating.


Granberg, Magnus : Es Schwindelt Mir, Es Brennt Mein Eingweide

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 25895
Catalog Code: at125
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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An hour-long work for an ensemble of six musicians by Swedish composer Magnus Granberg performed by Anna Lindal on baroque violin, d incise on vibraphonen electronics, Cyril Bondi on percussion, Anna Kaisa Meklin on viola da gamba, Christoph Schiller on spinet, and Magnus Granberg himself on prepared piano, transforming material from a song by Franz Schubert.


Cage, John: Two2

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 25894
Catalog Code: at124x2
Country: UK
 
Price: $23.95



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One of a handful of John Cage's number pieces, this work for two pianists follows the forms of Renga poetry, composed with 36 lines of music, each containing 5 measures, and each line having 31 events occuring in the sequence 5-7-5-7-7, with the pianists allowed their own tempo but waiting to synchronize each measure, as performed by Mark Knoop and Philip Thomas.


Bondi / Martel / Schiller: tse

Label: Another Timbre
Product Code: 25893
Catalog Code: at123
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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With backgrounds in both improvisation and compositional music, the new trio of Cyril Bondi on harmonium, Pierre-Yves Martel on viola da gamba, and Christoph Schiller on spinet, agreed on a sequence of pitches for this 5 part improvisational work, allowing space for the players to explore pitch and melody within a contemplative and pensive framework.


Mezei, Szilard Septet: Hajnali APN

Label: FMR
Product Code: 25863
Catalog Code: FMRCD479-0318
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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Serbian violinist and composer Szilard Mezei's septet in a recording for KCNS Novi Sad from 2015, three tracks of contemporarily orchestrated free improvisation performing three extended Mezei compositions, sophisticated works with effortlessly elaborate structures affording his septet opportunity in group interplay and well-developed soloing, a great achievement.


Gjerstad, Frode / John Stevens / Johnny Mbizio Dyani: Detail 83

Label: FMR
Product Code: 25862
Catalog Code: 481-0318
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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A significant release from the history of the Detail trio of Frode Gjerstad on reeds, John Stevens on drums, and Johnny Dyani on bass, recorded at the Red Seahouses in Norway in 1938 during Detail's first trio tour, a smoking set of free jazz showing the power of these innovative players around the time of their first album, "Backwards and Forwards".


Thornton, Giles Jazz Orchestra: Be In Today

Label: FMR
Product Code: 25861
Catalog Code: 485-0318
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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A large band project from UK composer, arranger and conductor Giles Thornton, directing 29 musicians through original works and reinterpretations of ballads like Joni Mitchell's "A Case of You", in a blend of acoustic and electronic musicians that avoids overt fusion overtones while keeping the music melodic with the occasional exotica flair.


Dunmall, Paul / John O'Gallagher / John Edwards / Mark Sanders: Freedom Music

Label: FMR
Product Code: 25860
Catalog Code: 476-0318
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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Live recordings at Hexagon Theatre in Birmingham in 2018 from the UK free improvising quartet of Paul Dunmall on tenor saxophone, John O'Gallagher on alto saxophone, John Edwards on bass, and Mark Sanders on drums, the two saxophonists bringing distinct approaches together as they weave and parry over the powerhouse rhythm duo of Edwards and Sanders.


Fujioka / Shiroishi / Casanova: Kage Cometa

Label: FMR
Product Code: 25859
Catalog Code: CD480-0318
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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A West Coast trio of electric and acoustic jazz from Patrick Shiroishi on alto & soprano saxophones, Dylan Fujioka on drums, and Paco Casanova on keyboards and electric piano, performing live at The Museum of Contemporary Art in LA in 2017 for an extended journey, at times psychedelic and others contemporary but always serious, revelatory and commanding.


Carrier, Francois / Michel Lambert / Rafal Mazur: Beyond Dimensions

Label: FMR
Product Code: 25858
Catalog Code: FMRCD477
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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It would be an understatement to call the Canadian trio of Francois Carrier (alto saxophone), Michel Lambert (drums) and Rafal Mazur (acoustic bass guitar) a working trio, as the band seems constantly on the go, performing their complex avant jazz live in Romania in 2016 at Aethernativ, for four extended, intricate and cathartic free dialogs.


Burke, Robert / Tony Malaby / Mark Helias: Head Under Water

Label: FMR
Product Code: 25857
Catalog Code: 486-0318
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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A beautiful trio album bringing together New York saxophonist Tony Malaby and Australian saxophonist Robert Burke with NY bassist Mark Helias for sophisticated and organic collective improvisations with a chamber jazz sensibility, which the musicians describe as an immersive journey bringing together each player's experiences, expertise and egos.


Jovicevic, Jasna Sextet: Flow Vertical

Label: FMR
Product Code: 25856
Catalog Code: 475-0318
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.94



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Hungarian composer, improviser and multi-reedist Jasna Jovicevic in an album researching sound vibrations and their direct impact on our body, energy, and creativity, performed with her contemporary chamber jazz sextet of bassoon, percussion, viola, violin and violincello, lyrical and joyful music "divided according to psychic centers in the human body".


Dunmall, Paul / Philip Gibbs / Neil Metcalfe / Ashley John Long : Seascapes

Label: FMR
Product Code: 25855
Catalog Code: 484-0318
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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Long-time collaborators, saxophonist Paul Dunmall and guitar Philip Gibbs are joined by Neil Metcalfe on flute and Ashley-John Long on bass for a concert at the Victoria Rooms, in Bristol, England in 2017, six collective improvisation of spectacular technique and inventive playing, often at very fast tempos, but always resolving to an inner calm and beauty.


Omelette: Live At The JazzLab

Label: FMR
Product Code: 25854
Catalog Code: 483-0318
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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Australia's performing trio Omelette of Jordan Murray on trombone, Ronny Fereller on drums, and Luke Howard on piano follow up their 2014 album on Jazzhead with this live album, the trio joined by Chilean percussionist working in Melbourne Javier Fredes, for a lyrical and rhythmically rich live performance at Melbourne's JazzLab in 2017.


Bailey, Derek / Evan Parker: The London Concert [VINYL]

Label: Otoroku
Product Code: 25841
Catalog Code: ROKURE 002LP
Country: UK
 
Price: $29.95



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Long out of print on both the Incus label where it was released in 1975, and on Evan Parker's psi imprint, this is a much needed reissue of the original configuration of this legendary album of UK free improvising guitarist Derek Bailey in concert with saxophonist Evan Parker on tenor and soprano, performing live at Wigmore Hall in London on 14 February 1975; essential.


Sun Ra: The Early Albums Collection 1957-1963 [4 CDs]

Label: Enlightenment
Product Code: 25822
Catalog Code: EN4CD9145
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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"A true maverick in every sense of the word, Sun Ra remains one of the most influential, innovative and controversial figures in jazz. An exceptional composer, pianist and bandleader, Ra and his amorphous "Arkestra" embraced a vast array...


Bazelaire, Felicie / Bertrand Denzler: Basse Seule

Label: Confront
Product Code: 25817
Catalog Code: ccs 89
Country: UK
 
Price: $12.95



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A series of etudes and pieces for double bass composed by Bertrand Denzler specifically for Paris-based cellist and double bass player Felicie Bazelaire, presenting 7 etudes and 2 named compositions based on systems that require Bazelair to reveal the complexity of certain characteristics of the double bass within the framework of a solo performance.