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Rodrigues, Ernesto / Guilherme Rodrigues / Andrew Lafkas / Bryan Eubanks: 0 Minutes And 0 Seconds

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25804
Catalog Code: cs524
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Fite, Niklas / Alexander Frangenheim: Sugar Is A Necessary Fluid

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25795
Catalog Code: cs515
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Two string players, Swedish acoustic guitarist and banjo player Niklas Fite, and German double bassist Alexander Frangenheim, recording in the studio in Berlin in 2017 for 10 succinct improvisations ranging from quick interactive discourse of a pointillistic nature to near silent meditations using unusual and extended techniques, a quirky and informed album.


Schiller, Christoph / Eric Ruffing: Trance

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25794
Catalog Code: CS514
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Finding common ground between the acoustic past and the electronic present, the duo of Christoph Schiller on spinet and Eric Ruffing on analogue synthesizer present two extended improvisations of tempered interaction, exploring periods of extended sound, timbre and decay, scrabbling inside playing, restrained electronic whines, and active pointillistic playing.


Stoffner, Florian / Albert Cirera: I'm A Resonant Aircraft

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25791
Catalog Code: cs511
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Swiss electric guitarist Florian Stoffner (Manuel Mengis Grupp) and Spanish/Portuguese saxophonist Albert Cirera (Agusti Fernandez Liquid Trio) present the 8 part "IRMA" in concise free improvisations, restrained but alert and quick-witted dialogs that explore their instruments with alternate approaches to each in articulate ways.


Free Music Septet: Meandros e Vertentes

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25790
Catalog Code: cs510
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Quintans, Santiago / Ramon Lopez: Espadas Como Labios

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25787
Catalog Code: cs506
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Translating to "Swords Like Lips", the duo of Spanish guitarist Santiago Quintans and percussionist/drummer Ramon Lopez are captured live at La Fonderie in Le Mans, France for 10 improvisations of strong technical playing with lyrical intent and a varied program of kinetic and peaceful interplay, an album that would place well on the ECM label.


Zanuttini, Flavio : La Notte

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25786
Catalog Code: cs505
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Italian jazz trumpeter Flavio Zanuttini (Abbey Town Jazz Orchestra) in a solo album exploring the relationship between the primordial sensoriality and vision of the Underworld, conceived and presented through extended techniques and often peculiar approaches to the trumpet as he tells his unusual tale of epic times.


Rodrigues, Ernesto / Eduardo Chagas: Holes and Cracks

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25785
Catalog Code: cs504
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Masing / Petzold / Rodrigues / Rodrigues: Crane Cries

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25784
Catalog Code: cs503
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Emulating the sounds and intentions of cranes through string improvisation and unusual techniques, the quartet of Estonian violinist Elo Masing, German violinist Dietrich Petzold, and Portuguese violist and cellist Ernesto and Guilherme Rodrigues name each of 8 tracks on the behavior of cranes, from forming a flock, migration, fighting, ritual dancing, to nesting.


String Theory: Tellurium

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25783
Catalog Code: cs500
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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This supergroup of strings--16 musicians on violins, viola, cellos, double basses, piano, psaltery, zither, and guitar--in an intensely restrained collective improvisation recorded live at O'Culto da Ajuda, Lisbon, Portugal in 2017, as String Theory's 4th album continues their title themes from the physical universe named here for the rare metalloid "Tellurium".


Rodrigues / Rodrigues / de Toni / Trilla: Synchronous Rotation

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25614
Catalog Code: cs499
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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A live recording at O'Culto da Ajuda, Lisbon, during the 2017 CreativeFest #11 from the quartet of Ernesto Rodrigues on viola, Guilherme Rodrigues on cello, Gianna de Toni on double bass, and Vasco Trilla on percussion, a sinuous, curving extended improvisation of subtle shades, with certain rotations more forceful, but always gravitating to quietude.


Animals & Giraffes (Greenlief / la Rocco / Leidecker): Landlocked Beach

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25613
Catalog Code: cs507
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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A fascinating work of spoken word and free improvisation from writer Claudia La Rocco and the duo of Phillip Greenlief on sax and Wobbly (aka Jon Leidecker) on electronics and live sampling, La Rocco's unexpected text of the mundane and the fantastic repeated, manipulated and mangled, bringing the words in and out of focus as the music and sonic environment.


Dorner, Axel / Mia Dyberg / Pierre Borel / Ernesto Rodrigues / Tristan Honsinger / Guilherme Rodrigu

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25556
Catalog Code: cs502
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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An exciting meeting of multi-generational and multi-national, forward-thinking free improvisers performing live at Klub Demboh in Berlin in 2017, from the sextet of Axel Dorner (trumpet), Mia Dyberg (alto saxophone), Pierre Borel (alto saxophone), Ernesto Rodrigues (viola), Tristan Honsinger (cello) and Guilherme Rodrigues (cello).


Vazquez, Pablo: Solo 1 (Seres Imaginarios)

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25551
Catalog Code: cs488
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Buenos Aires double bassist Pablo Vazquez presents nine solo improvisations using an impressive and diverse set of approaches to the instrument, utilizing every inch of the bass to evoke the supernatural beings of Argentine popular culture, in an imaginative approach to sonic narrative that demonstrates powerful control and masterful technique.


Rodrigues, Ernesto / Guilherme Rodrigues/ Eduardo Chagas/ Andre Hencleeday/ Carlos Santos : Spiric S

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25509
Catalog Code: cs498
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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The affect of Carlos Santos' electronics and recordings are the foundation of this Portuguese quintet's improvisations, creating an environment over which Ernesto & Guilherme Rodrigues on viola & cello, Eduardo Chagas on trombone, and Andre Hencleeday add subtle gestures of unusual approaches to their instruments, in a mysterious album of lowercase improv.


Kimmig, Harald / Ernesto Rodrigues / Miguel Mira / Guilherme Rodrigues / Alvaro Rosso / Vasco Trilla

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25508
Catalog Code: cs497
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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The Creative Sources core string improvisers of violist Ernesto Rodrigues, cellist Guilherme Rodrigues, cellist Miguel Mira, and double bassist Alvaro Rosso, with frequent collaborator percussionist Vasco Trilla, are joined by German violinist Harald Kimmig (Trio Kimmig) for a dynamic album that fluctuates from acoustic lowercase to rapid pointillistic improv.


Suspensao: Physis

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25506
Catalog Code: cs496
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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The third album on Creative Sources for this 10-piece ensemble with 5 string players, piano, sax, trombone, electronics and percussion, freely improvising in an extended work themed for the Greek theological, philosophical, and scientific term typically translated as nature or physics, in a rich tapestry of meticulous detail and profoundly subtle communication.


Domeniconi / Schlegel / Suter : Quince Dreams

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25505
Catalog Code: cs495
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Three versatile improvisers with pedigrees including Christian Weber, Christian Wolfarth, Objets Trouves, Big Bold Back Bone, &c, the Swiss trio of Roberto Domeniconi on piano, Jan Schlegel on electric bass, and Sheldon Suter on drums use unusual and extended techniques integrated within free improv in this coproduction with RSI Rete Due Radiotelevision, Switzerland.


Variable Geometry Orchestra: Ma'adim Vallis [2 CDS]

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25504
Catalog Code: cs494
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $23.95



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Two mesmerizing, diverse, and incredibly sophisticated large scale conductions led by Ernesto Rodrigues and an ensemble of more than 30 performers on reeds, guitars, strings, electronics, pianos, voice, megaphone, brass, drums and percussion, rich yet restrained with moments of mystery and excitement, in two complete concerts from Lisbon in 2017 & 2018.


Escargot (Quost / Emaille / Malmendier / Fertin / Freres): Dart Love

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25503
Catalog Code: cs493
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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The Canadian free improvising electroacoustic quintet Escargot of Timothee Quost on trumpet and no-input mixer, Camille Emaille on percussion, Tom Malmednier on snare drums, Xavier Fertin on clarinets, and Louis Freres on bass, in a playful and oft-times bizarre set of collective improvisations, wonderfully eccentric work of strong technical skill and unusual techniques.


Rodrigues, Guilherme / Johan Moir: Hollow Wood

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25501
Catalog Code: cs487
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Swedish double bassist Johan Moir, who focuses on extended techniques, preparations, Just Intonation and psychoacoustic phenomena, joins with cellist Guilherme Rodrigues in the studio in Berlin to record these 9 dialogs of haunting string improvisations, pushing the limits of their "hollow wood" instruments to create a vast palette of sound and approaches.


Miura, Yoko / Jean-Marc Foussat: When Lowlands Consume the Space

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25500
Catalog Code: cs485
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Two approaches to keyboards from Japanese acoustic pianist Yoko Miura and keyboardist Jean-Marc Foussat (Fou Records) recording these extended and excursive improvisations in Paris in 2017, contrasting Foussat's alien and encompassing synthetic and electronic worlds with Miura's sophisticated playing inside and out of the piano.


Rodrigues / Dorner / Torres / Frangenheim: Sin

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25390
Catalog Code: cs501
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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An extended studio improvisation recorded in Berlin-Weissensee, Germany in 2016 from the restrained quartet of Axel Dorner on trumpet, Nuno Torres on alto sax, Alexander Frangenheim on double bass, and Ernesto Rodrigues on viola, using advanced techniques in a monumental journey that finds the quartet in a variety of expansive and intriguing dialogs.


IKB: Apteryx Mantelli

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25389
Catalog Code: cs492
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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IKB continue their series of albums graced with taxonomic latin names for animals, here with the North Island brown kiwi bird, as the string- and wind-heavy electroacoustic ensemble led by violist Ernesto Rodrigues present this extended improvisation of subtle motion and understated complexity live at O'Culto da Ajuda, in Lisbon, Portugal in 2017.


Bear Brother (Skorpen / Skeidsvoll / Skeidsvoll / Bjorgo / Mellem): Bear Brother

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25388
Catalog Code: cs491
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Bear Brother is a young quintet that plays energetic and melodious free jazz with references to both American and European improvisational music, comprised of Erling Skorpen on trumpet, Lauritz Lyster Skeidsvoll on saxophone, Isach Skeidsvoll on piano, Hakon Norby Bjorgo on bass, and Martin Mellem on drums, with each band member contributing compositions.


Loxbo, Finn / Erik Blennow Calalv : Snow Country

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25387
Catalog Code: cs490
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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A duo between Swedish guitarist Finn Loxbo (Fire! Orchestra) and bass clarinetist Erik Blennow Calalv, in a low-key, moody and tranquil album of improvisations with titles implying their unhurried approach to their dialog--"Clouds", "Moving, Dancing", and "Ryoanji"-- making a beautiful album of nearly ambient but decidedly determined music.


Noble, Steve / Adrian Northover / Daniel Thompson: Ag

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25386
Catalog Code: cs489
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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As part of "The Horse Improvised Music Club" concert series organized by London Improvised Music Scene members Adam Bohman, Sue Lynch and Hutch Demouilpied, the trio of drummer Steve Noble, saxophonist Adrian Northover and acoustic guitarist Daniel Thompson recorded these open-minded improvisations of strong communication and extended technique in 2017 at IKLECTIK in London, England.


Schindler, Udo / Korhan Erel : leben | nebel

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25384
Catalog Code: cs486
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Live at the 66th SALON fur Klang+Kunst in Krailling, Munich, Germany finds festival leader Udo Schindler on cornet, bass, contrabass clarinet, soprano saxophone in a duo with Berlin-based Istanbul-born computer musician Korhan Erel, who designs his own unique instruments with unusual controllers, performing 9 singular dialogs of ethereal and unorthodox sound.


Bistre (Muller / Rodrigues / Wong): As We Read Along...

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25383
Catalog Code: cs484
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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A trio of free improvisers recording five detailed and subdued dialogs in the studio, from trombonist Matthias Muller (Splitter Orchester), cellist Guilherme Rodrigues, and guitarist Eric Wong, collective improvisation guided by long pointillistic passages that converge into lyrical focal points, a profound example of concentrative discourse.


Luchese / Kaptra: 777+2 Per Aspera ad Astra

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25382
Catalog Code: cs483
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Visual artists Maria Lucchese is also a multi-instrumentalist and voice performer based in Berlin, working with Gio Kaptra, a filmmaker, visual artist and scientist based in Urbino, take their listeners on a 7 part cosmic exploration using tibetan bells, theremin, voice, modular synth, breath and sound processing, the title translating to "through hardships to the stars".


Fraqx (Frank Crijns / Jacq Palinckx): Fraqx

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25034
Catalog Code: cs482
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Fraqx, the Netherlands duo of guitarists Jacq Palinckx and Frank Crijns, both on electric guitar and "devices", debut their collaboration with this 7-part journey of rich deformations, from raw visceral energy to subdued experimentation, a diverse set of textures and powerful playing from two players with a long history of unusual improvisation.


Duo Bruo: Episodes

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25033
Catalog Code: cs481
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Two Spanish musicians--Ricardo Tejero on clarinet and saxophone, and Paloma Carrasco on cello and piano--both with a long history working together and with legendary improvisers, combine as Duo Bruo, joining their distinctive approaches in free improvisation to create 16 succinct works that present lyrical, spiritual, experimental, and distinctive dialog.


Botheen, Christer / Vilhelm Bromander: Deep

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25032
Catalog Code: cs480
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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"Deep" is the word, as two Swedish improvisers--bass and contrabass clarinetist Christer Bothen, a member of Fire! Orchestra and Mats Gustafsson's Nu Ensemble, and double bassist Vilhelm Bromander, a peer of Axel Dorner, Sten Sandell, Raymond Strid, &c.--formed the duo "CBVB" to explore the possibilities of their big instruments, heard in this 6 movement, profound suite.


Angelo, Miguel : I Think I'm Going To Eat Dessert

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25031
Catalog Code: cs479
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Porto bassist Miguel Angelo's solo release is an album of pure improvisation, unrepeatable takes, which, for the artist, makes musical and emotional sense as a satisfying moment of musical sensation, through 11 tracks on the double bass of powerful playing, creative impulse, lyrical and rhythmic inventiveness, and ultimately, great satisfaction.


VCA (Vilanova / Castrillon / Andean): Ceres

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25030
Catalog Code: cs478
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Electroacoustic improvisation from the trio of Marc Vilanova on saxophone, Sergio Castrillon on cello, and pianist James Andean also performing on objects and electronics, in nine collective improvisations of close-knit dialog balancing intense activity and silent space, building tension and releasing it in unexpected and wonderfully eccentric ways.


Chrysakis, Thanos / Ernesto Rodrigues / Guilherme Rodrigues / Miguel Mira / Abdul Moimeme: Micrograp

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25029
Catalog Code: cs477
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Recording in Portugal, the quintet of Aural Terrains label leader Thanos Chrysakis on piano, Creative Sources label leader Ernesto Rodrigue on viola, son Guilherme Rodrigues on cello, Miguel Mira on double bass and Abdul Moimeme on electric guitar, three parts of microscopic collective electroacoustic improvisation of highly focused, detailed interplay.


Zek, Ame: First Bow

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25028
Catalog Code: cs476
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Croatian guitarist and electroacoustic musician Ame Zek in an album of electroacoustic improvisation using prepared guitars, acoustic percussions, self made objects, contact microphones, analog modular synthesizer, amplified feedback speakers, magnetic field microphones and digital midi machines; an album of raw, raspy, dark and dissonant sound.


Amberg, Elio / Christoph Baumann: Life In A Pond

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25027
Catalog Code: cs475
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Nine freely improvised introspections as "enlightening spots on different forms of life in a rather muddy environment" from Lucerne, Switzerland based tenor saxophonist Elio Amberg and pianist Christoph Baumann, wonderful miniatures of great style and skill, a diverse exploration of their fictional pond that's quite spellbinding and exciting.


Lencastre, Jose / Jorge Nuno / Pedro Santo : 08.30/18.09/10.10/10.18

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25026
Catalog Code: cs474
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Beger, Albert / Shay Hazan: Black Mynah

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25025
Catalog Code: cs473
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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A beautiful album of darkly lyrical jazz duos from Israeli saxophonist and bass clarinetist Albert Beger and collaborator and member of the Albert Beger Quartet Shay Hazan, on double bass and guimbri, for seven pieces recorded in the studio: 6 improvised works and the composed piece "Cycles".


Lytle, Michael / Denman Maroney / Stephen Flinn: Itinerant

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25019
Catalog Code: cs472
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Four controlled improvisations from the New York City based trio of Michael Lytle on clarinet, Denman Maroney on piano, and Stephen Flinn on percussion, non-idiomatic collective improvisations that often have the feeling of electroacoustic improv through Flinn's use of percussion, Maroney's inside piano work, and Lytle's upper register playing.


Voutchkova / Rodrigues / Rodrigues / Mayas: The Afterlife of Trees

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25018
Catalog Code: cs471
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Sounding almost electric through unique string manipulations and harmonic overtones and inside playing on the piano, the quartet of Ernesto Rordigues on viola, Guilherme Rodrigues on cello, Biliana Voutchkova on violin and pianist Magda Mayas render an eerie and atmospheric examination of trees, the self, blindness, and other obscure topics through cautious and slow-moving improvisation.


Adachi / Buck / Frangenheim / Gratkowski: Goldsbleed

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25017
Catalog Code: cs470
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Creative Sources core artist double bassist Alexander Frangenheim met Zeitkratzer multi-reedist Frank Gratkowski, The Necks drummer Tony Buck, and free improvising vocalist Adachi Tomomi, in one of a series of concerts at the loft Studio Boerne 45 in Berlin in 2015; this, their first meeting, yielded an impressive flow of creative and far-ranging collective dialog.


Kern (Edith Steyer / Matthias Mueller / Yorgos Dimitriadis): Mittendrin

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25016
Catalog Code: cs469
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Kern is the Berlin-based free improvising acoustic trio of clarinetist and saxophonist Edith Styer, trombonist Matthias Muller (Splitter Orchester, Xenon), and drummer Yorgos Dimitriadis (Fabric Trio, Glue), recording in the studio for 10 works of informed dialogs of great restraint and consummate control, from a mix of collective compositions and two from Steyer.


Emaille, Camille: Bekkos

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 25015
Catalog Code: cs468
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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A student of Christian Dierstein and Fred Frith, French percussionist Camille Emaille, working in both modern compositional and improvised music and influenced by Middle Eastern and Persian approaches, presents an album of solo percussion work selected from eight improvisations recorded in Bromont, Canada, using a diverse and unusual set of percussive instruments.


Duthoit / Frangenheim / Turner: Light Air Still Gets Dark

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24774
Catalog Code: cs398
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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"...And what a set!! We can not count the hallucinating collaborations that lime this extraordinary percussionist with the most prominent personalities of the music Phil Minton, Hannes Bauer, Lol Coxhill, John Russell, Phil Wachsmann, P...


Moimeme, Abdul : Exosphere

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24773
Catalog Code: cs394
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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"Exosphere is the follow up to Mekhaanu-La Foret des Mecanismes Sauvages(Insubordinations Netlabel, 2013) and like that album, Exosphere features Moimeme on his two home-made electric guitars, enhancers and assorted sound devices. The s...


Rodrigues, Ernesto / Fred Lonberg-Holm / Miguel Mira: Incidental Projections

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24772
Catalog Code: cs427
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Rodrigues, Ernesto / Andre Hencleeday / Guilherme Rodrigues / Carlos Santos: Plane, Line Segments, R

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24768
Catalog Code: cs425
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Chrysakis, Thanos / Kurt Liedwart / Nuno Torres / Ernesto Rodrigues : Skiagraphia

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24767
Catalog Code: cs424
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Three label leaders come together for an album of free electroacoustic improvisation--Thanos Chrysakis (Aural Terrains); Kurt Liedwart (Mikroton); Ernesto Rodrigues (Creative Sources), with Nuno Torres on sax--for an extended dialog built of exotic and microscopic sound, string aberrations, and reed abnormalities; exceptional.